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Dr. Gayani Ranaweera
 
Lokuhetty MDS, Ranaweera GG, Wijerathne MDM, Wickramasinghe KH, Sheriffdeen AH.
Profile of breast cancer in a group of women in a developing country in South Asia: Is there a difference?
World Journal of Surgery 2009;33:455-459
 
 
Communications At Scientific Meetings Published As Abstracts
 
International
Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC.
Adenomyoepithelioma of breast with malignant features – A case report.
Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology
 
Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC.
Glycogen rich clear cell carcinoma of  the breast (GRCCC). Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri  Lankan British School of Pathology
 
Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC.
Apocrine carcinoma of the breast.Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology
 
MVC de Silva, EAPRN Jayasooriya, GG Ranaweera. 
“Neonatal deaths associated with prematurity”.
12th Asia Pacific Congress of Paediatrics and 2nd Asia Pacific Congress of Nursing2007
 
Kurukularatne C, Gamanayake GG, Kandawela J, Jeyakumaran D, Gunasekara MY ,De Silva R .
“ Comparison of vascular densities of the human cerebellum – a pilot study” .
 47th National Congress of Anatomical Society of India. November 1999
 
 
National
S M K Athukorala, G G Ranaweera, M D S Lokuhetty, M V C de Silva.
Frequency of benign mimickers of prostatic carcinoma and atypical small acinar proliferations in transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsies ” College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2010
 
S M K Athukorala, G G Ranaweera, M D S Lokuhetty, M V C de Silva.
“The frequency of high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia in transrectal ultrasound guided prostatic biopsies. College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2010
 
De Silva MVC, Wijesinghe AATD, Abeysuriya DT, Jayasooriya EAPRN, Ranaweera GG.
“ An analysis of 460 perinatal necropsy examinations”. College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2006
 
Jayasinghe SI, Jayasooriya EARPN, Ranaweera GG, De Silva MVC .
“ Primary systemic CD 30 positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma mimicking an inflammatory lesion of a lymph node in a child”.College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2006
 
De Silva MVC,Jayasooriya EAPRN, Ranaweera GG.
“ Macerated Still births”
College of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians Annual academic sessions October 2006
 
•Gamanayake GG, Gooneratne IK, Gayathiri S .
“Application of knowledge acquired in the behavioral sciences stream in the ward setting by medical students”.
 
 
 
Dr. Hiranya Tennakoon
 
Publications
 
Tennekoon HD, Vinothika S, Perera NR.
Cryptococcal infection in a post renal transplant patient presenting as a cutaneous nodule.
Journal of Diagnostic Pathology. 2016:11(2):28–32.
 
Perera NR, Tennekoon HD, Ranawaka R.
Acute Oxalate Nephropathy in a Young Boy due to ingesting Averrhoa Bilimbi; Case Report and Literature Review of an Under-recognized Cause of tropical Renal Disease. Anals of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 2016; 3(4):233-235
 
Tennekoon HD, Vidanapathirana AK, Sutharsan S.
Study on Career Preferences of Medical Graduates.
Student Medical Journal, Faculty of Medicine Colombo. 2008 May; 1(1):20-26
 
Abstracts In Conference Procedding Booklets
 
Tennekoon HD, Thuvarakan P, Bawanthan V, Nazar HLM, Lokuhetty MDS.
Snake bite nephropathy: A case series.
Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Renal, Respiratory Pathology and Thyroid, Pulmonary Cytology, Colombo Sri Lanka 2017
 
Arambewela MH, Somasundaram N, Tennekoon HD, Angunawela P, Sirisena UND, Gihan MC.
A patient with 46XYcomplete gonadal dysgenesis (Swyer syndrome) and gonadoblastoma
Proceedings of the Endocrine Congress Sri Lanka 2017
 
Sudusinghe DH, Bawanthan V, Tennekoon HD, Jinadasa GIM, A.L.M.Nazar Lokuhetty MDS2, Angunawela P.
Transient kidney allograft dysfunction due to acute calcium phosphate nephropathy.
Proceedings of the 3rd International Renal Pathology Conference, All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Deli India 2017
 
Vinothika S, Tennekoon HD, Perera NR, Ranawaka R.
Averrhoa bilimbi fruit intake leading to acute oxalate nephropathy in an otherwise healthy young boy - an under-recognized cause of acute kidney injury.
Proceedings of the International conference in diagnostic Pathology of breast and female genital tract and annual academic sessions of the College of Pathologist of Sri Lanka 2016
 
Vinothika S, Tennekoon HD, Perera NR. Disseminated cryptococcosis with cutaneous manifestations in a post renal transplant patient.
Proceedings of the International conference in diagnostic Pathology of breast and female genital tract and annual academic sessions of the College of Pathologist of Sri Lanka 2016
 
Tennekoon HD, Manchanayake W, Lokuhetty MDS,  Nazar ALM. T
hrombotic microangiopathy with cortical necrosis of the kidney following Hump-nosed pit viper bite.
Proceedings of the International conference on Gastrointestinal, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology 2015,  Organized by The College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka & The Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Tennekoon HD, Wijesinghe HD, Samaraekera A, Goonesainghe R.
Isolated Langerhan cell histiocytosis of the thyroid gland: a case report. 
Proceedings of the International conference on Gastrointestinal, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology 2015,  Organized by The College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka & The Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Tennekoon HD, Samarasekera A.
Synovial sarcoma presenting as a pseudo aneurysm- an unusual presentation.
Proceedings of the International conference on Gastrointestinal, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology 2015,  Organized by The College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka & The Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Tennekoon HD, Asanthi NJ, Perera NR.
Metaplastic carcinoma of the breast in a patient with Li Fraumeni syndrome.
Proceedings of the International conference on Gastrointestinal, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology 2015,  Organized by The College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka & The Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Ranaweera GG, Tennekoon HD, Dissanayake A, Samarasekera A, Fernando J.
Two cases of metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma in the adrenals with no detectable primary lesion in the liver. Proceedings of the International conference on Gastrointestinal, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology 2015, Organized by The College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka & The Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Tennekoon HD, Perera NR, Gooneratne LV, de Silva MVC.
An unusual presentation of “B cell lymphoma, unclassifiable, with features intermediate between diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and classical Hodgkin lymphoma”.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic and Haematolymphoid Pathology 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Asanthi NJ, Tennekoon HD, Samarathunge S, Fernando J. Rosai Dorfman disease coexisting with a diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic and Haematolymphoid Pathology 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Asanthi NJ, Tennekoon HD, Samarasekara A. 
T cell/histiocyte-rich large B-cell lymphoma presenting in a young girl.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic and Haematolymphoid Pathology 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Gunathillaka KDK, Tennekoon HD.
Attitudes towards blood donation and motivation to donate blood among youth in a vocational training institute in Sri Lanka.
Proceedings of the 23rd Regional Congress of the International Society of Blood transfusion 2013, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2013
 
Tennekoon HD, Samarathunga S, Ranawaka R, Fernando J, Samarasekera A.
Rosai Dorfman disease of the thymus culminating in respiratory arrest.
Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka 2013
 
Samarathunga AAS, Tennekoon HD, Fernando J, Samarasekera A.
Epithelioid haemangioendothelioma of the liver; a rare vascular tumour.
Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Tennekoon HD, Gunathilaka KDK, Senevirantna ANMI, Thilakaratne D, Ileperuma M.
Pattern of platelet transfusion in a cohort of Sri Lankan adult patients with dengue haemorrhagic fever.
Proceedings of the 21st regional congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion 2011, Lisbon, Portugal
 
Tennekoon HD, Sarathchandra A .
Prevalence of overweight and obesity among 12 year olds in an urban setting in Sri Lanka 
Proceedings of the 1st International Diabetes and Obesity Forum 2010, Athens, Greece
 
Tennekoon HD, Vidanapathirana AK, Sudarsan S.
Post-intern career preferences and factors influencing the selection of it in fourth year medical students in the University of Colombo.
Proceedings of the Community Stream Inaugural Scientific Sessions 2006, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
Gunathillaka KDK, Tennekoon HD.
Study on completeness of histopathology request forms and time taken for delivery of specimens to a university pathology laboratory.
Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions 2004, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
 
 

Dr. Harshima Wijesinghe

Published As Scientific Papers In Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Wijesinghe HD, Nandasena RPJC, Fernando J, Lokuhetty MDS.
Factors contributing to suboptimal tumour preservation in breast carcinoma specimens at a tertiary health care setting in Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka Journal of Surgery 2016;34;1-5.
 
Wijesinghe HD, Asanthi NJ, Sooriyaarachchi SANT, Dissanayake K, Fernando J.
Monoblastic sarcoma- A rare variant of myeloid sarcoma presenting as a supraorbital mass in an infant.
Journal of Diagnostic Pa-thology 2016 :11;38-41.
 
Wijesinghe HD, Fernando CS, Fernando J.
Multiple synchronous malignant neoplasms in an elderly lady with a history of early onset breast cancer. 
Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2014;9 (2):28-32.
 
Wijesinghe HD, Samarathunga AAS,Samarasekera A, Fernando J.
Endometrial stromal sarcoma presenting with metastatic deposits in the retroperitoneum and mesocolon.
Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2013 (8) 2:23-26.
 
Lohuketty MDS, Warnkulasuriya SP,Perera RIR, De Silva HTR, Wijesinghe HD.
Student’s perception of the educational environment in a Medical Faculty with an innovative curriculum in Sri Lanka.
South East Asian Journal of Medical Education: 2010:4(1);9 -16
 
Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Weerasundera B, Dayapala A.
Iatrogenic Aspergillus infection of the cen-tral nervous system in a pregnant woman.
Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology:2009: 53(3);427-9.
 
Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Abeysuriya DT, Samarasinghe UC, Perera ND.
Trans rectal ultra sound guided prostate biopsies: a single centre experience in Sri Lanka.
Ceylon Medical Journal: 2009:54(1); 6-9.
 
 
 Published As Conference Proceedings
 
Katulanda P,Priyani AAH, de Silva MVC , Tennakoon A , Somasundaram N, Amararathna RRGS,Attygalle AU, Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG.
Prevalence of Incidentally Detected Abnormalities of Thyroid, Pitui-tary, Adrenals, Pancreas and Ovaries in a Sri Lankan Population: Preliminary Results of a Post-Mortem Study.
Proceedings of ENDO 2017, held in Orlando Florida from 1st-4th April 2017
 
Wijesinghe HD, Fernando J, Senarath U, Wijesinghe GK, Lokuhetty MDS.
Prevalence and clinicopathologi-cal characterization of triple negative and  basal like breast carcinoma in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of Annual Academic sessions of Sri Lanka Medical Association 2016 – Awarded SLMA prize for best poster presenta-tion.
 
Wijesinghe HD , Thuvarakan P, Wijesinghe GK, Samarasekera A, Lokuhetty MDS.
Prognostic indices pre-dictive of short term survival in breast carcinoma in the Sri Lankan setting.
Proceedings of the Annual Ac-ademic Sessions of College of Pathologists, Sri Lanka 2016
 
Wijesinghe HD, Thuvarakan P, Wijesinghe GK , Fernando J, Senarath U, Lokuhetty MDS. Prevalence,
clini-copathological characteristics and short term survival of triple negative and basal like breast carcinoma in a cohort of Sri Lankan patients.
Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of College of Pathologists, Sri Lanka 2016
 
Katulanda P, Priyani AAH,de Silva MVC, Tennakoon A, Somasundaram N, Amararatne RPGS, Attygalle U,Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG, WickremasingheWVR, Samaranayake WDM, Nishadi MMR. Prevalence of incidental thyroid pathology: Preliminary results of a post-mortem study(Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of College of Pathologists Sri Lanka 2016)
 
Katulanda P,Priyani AAH, de Silva MVC , Tennakoon A , Somasundaram N, Amararathna RRGS,Attygalle AU, Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG.
Prevalence of incidental tumors and other pathology in Pituitary, Ad-renals, Pancreas and Ovaries in a Sri Lankan Population-Preliminary results of a post-mortem study
Proceedings of the  Annual Academic Sessions of College of Pathologists Sri Lanka 2016
 
Ravishan IGS, Wijesinghe HD, de Silva MVC, Senarath LDJU, Samarasinghe U, Lokuhetty MDS.
Age specific cut-off levels ofserum prostate specific antigen for triaging symptomatic Sri Lankan males over 50 years for prostate carcinoma diagnosis.
Proceedings of 10th Annual Academic Sessions of Sri Lanka Association of Urological Surgeons 2015
 
Wijesinghe HD, Wijesinghe KK,  Padmakumara NBR, Samalai K, Fernando J, Lokuhetty MDS.
Clinicopatho-logical profile of triple-negative breast carcinoma in a Sri Lankan population: a preliminary analysis.
Pro-ceedings of 5th International Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015
 
Wijesinghe HD, Nandasena RPJC,  Fernando J, Lokuhetty MDS
Contributory factors leading to suboptimal preservation of breast carcinomas in a Sri Lankan setting.
Proceedings of 5th International Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015
 
Wijesinghe HD, Priyani AAH.
A case of Meckel-Gruber syndrome: a rare, lethal genetic disorder.
Pro-ceedings of 5th International Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015                                          
Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG , Fernando J.
A case of extra-skeletal Ewing sarcoma arising in the orbit; a rare site.
Proceedings of 5th International Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015
 
Wijesinghe HD, Asanthi NJ, Sooriyarachchi SANT, Dissanayake K, Fernando J.
Monoblastic Sarcoma - a rare variant of myeloid sarcoma  presenting as a  supraorbital mass in an infant.
Proceedings of 5th Interna-tional Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015
 
Tennekoon  HD, Wijesinghe HD, Samarasekera A, Goonesinghe R.
Isolated Langerhan cell histiocytosis of the thyroid gland: a case report.
Proceedings of 5th International Conference on gastrointestinal, soft tissue and bone pathology- 2015
 
Katulanda P, de Silva MVC , Priyani AAH, Tennakoon A, Somasundarum N,  Amararatne RRGS Attygalle U ,Wijesinghe HD , Ranaweera GG , Serasinghe KTMPS, Hettiarachchi HACL, de Silva AHN, Anupama NHPJ , Samarasiri DPUT.
A postmortem study of prevalence of incidental tumours in pituitary,  thyroid, adrenals, pancreas, ovaries and liver in a Sri Lankan population – preliminary results.
8th International Re-search Conference of Kotalawela Defense University 2015
 
Wijesinghe HD, Perera RTA, Fernando MJ, Lokuhetty MDS.
Breast Carcinoma:  Are we detecting it too late?
Proceedings of the Annual Research Symposium of  the Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo 2014
 
Wijesinghe HD, Perera NR.
A diffuse granular pigment in hepatocytes in a case of suspected Dubin-Johnson syndrome.
Proceedings of the Diagnostic Pathology update and junior Academy of AAPIAP and the Annual Academic Sessions of the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka 2014
 
Perera RTA, Wijeisnghe HD, Priyani AAHP, Lokuhtty MDS, Perera NR, Angunawela P, de Silva MVC.
A study of the spectrum of histological features of post transplant renal biopsies.
Proceedings of the Diag-nostic Pathology update and junior Academy of AAPIAP and the Annual Academic Sessions of the College of Pathologists of Sri Lankan 2014
 
Perera RTA, Wijesinghe HD, Lokuhetty MDS.
Renal cell carcinoma with rhabdoid morphology.
Proceed-ings of the Diagnostic Pathology update and junior Academy of AAPIAP and the Annual Academic Ses-sions of the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka 2014
 
Wijesinghe HD, Perera N, de Silva MVC.
A desmoplastic small round cell tumour arising in the head of the pancreas presenting with progressive jaundice. Proceedings of the International Conference on Hepato-biliary, Pancreatic & Haematolymphoid Pathology 2013
 
Wijesinghe HD, de Silva MVC.
Kimura disease: A case report.
Proceedings of the International Confer-ence on Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic & Haematolymphoid Pathology 2013
 
Wijesinghe HD, Ranathunga ND, Fernando J.
Extra nodal diffuse large B cell lymphoma occurring in an adolescent boy.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic & Haemato-lymphoid Pathology 2013
 
Bartholameuz NA, Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Samarasinghe UC, de Silva MVC (2011).
Diagnostic util-ity of digital rectal examination, prostate specific antigen level and transrectal ultrasound scan, in diagno-sis of prostate carcinoma in transrectal ultra sound guided biopsies in a local setting
Proceedings of the International Conference on Dermatopathology and Uropathology 2011
 
Priyani AAH, Fernando CS, Wijesinghe HD, Prabath API, de Silva MVC, Goonewardena SAS (2011).
Mucin-ous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of kidney.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Der-matopathology and Uropathology 2011
 
Priyani AAH, Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG, De Silva MVC.
Apocrine Carcinoma of the Breast.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Breast and Gynecological Pathology, 2009
 
Priyani AAH, Ranaweera, GG, Wijesinghe HD, De Silva MVC
Metaplastic carcinoma arising in a adenomyo-epithelioma
Proceedings of the International Conference on Breast and Gynecological Pathology 2009
 
Priyani AAH, Ranaweera, GG, Wijesinghe HD, De Silva MVC
Clear cell carcinoma of the breast
Proceedings of the International Conference on Breast and Gynecological Pathology 2009
 
Dharamaratne ONLP, Wijesinghe HD, Muhuthur R, Lochanie PAN, Alagaratnam K, Pathirana CK (2009)
Clinical Assessment versus imaging in diagnosis and management of abdominal pain.
Proceedings of  The College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka Annual Academic Sessions 2009 and the International Conference of the SAARC Surgical Society
 
Karunaweera N, de Silva MVC, Wijayaratne HD, Lokuhetty MDS, Sirimanne G, Ihalamulla RL, Siriwardana Y.
Histopthology of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis caused by Leismania donovani in Sri Lanka.
Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Leishmaniasis 2009
 
Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Premathilake MIP,Abeysuriya D, Samarasinghe U, Perera N.
Serum Pros-tate Specific Antigen levels in Sri Lankan males with carcinoma prostate.
Proceedings of the 121st Annual Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka Medical Association 2008
 
Kaluarachchi A, Marasinghe JP, de Silva C, Wijesinghe HD, Nishantha LMC.
Angiofibroma of the vulva- the first reported case during pregnancy.
Proceedings of the 40th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 2007
 
Wickramasinghe WAKK, Widanapathirana NDW, Wijayaratne HD, Samarasekera DD.
A/L students’ per-ceptions of medical schools and medicine as a career.
Proceedings of the 118th Annual Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka Medical Association. 2005
 
Wickramasinghe WAKK, Widanapathirana NDW, Wijayaratne HD, Samarasekera DD.
A Future in Medicine – An A/L Student’s Perspective.
Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions 2004, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo
 
Wijesinghe CA, Wijayaratne HD 
Paradoxical embolization in a patient with transposition of the great ar-teries resulting in a cerebral abscess.
Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions 2004, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo 
  

Dr. Manu Wimalachchandra

  • Thrombocytopenia, giant platelets and Leukocyte inclusion bodies in a patient presenting with vaginal bleeding MC Wimalachandra, MG Prabashika, LV Gooneratne
  • Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology 55 (3), 42 The Sri Lanka Clinical Trials Registry–five years young, and growing UK Ranawaka, C Wanigatunga, A de Abrew, M Wimalachandra, C Goonaratna Ceylon Medical Journal 57 (2), 95-96