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Assistant Professor
Campus Address NP 3546 Zip 6823
Phone  (205) 934-1602
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Medical School  National University of Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay    2002  Medical Doctor 
Residency  Hospital de Clinicas Pathology Department, Asuncion Paraguay    2007  Anatomic Pathology Resident (PGY-1 through PGY-3) 
Fellowship  Tufts-Medical Center    2009  Research Fellow 
Residency  Baystate Medical Center-Tufts School of Medicine    2013  AP/CP Pathology Resident 
Fellowship  Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center    2014  Oncologic Surgical Pathology Fellow 
Fellowship  University of South Florida - Moffitt Cancer Center    2016  Dermatopathology Fellow 

American Board of Pathology Diplomate, Anatomical and Clinical Pathology  2014 
American Board of Pathology Diplomate, Dermatopathology  2016 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Pathology   Anatomic Pathology Assistant Professor
Center  Comprehensive Cancer Center  Comprehensive Cancer Center Assistant Professor

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Arnesen C, Eich ML, Pena MR, Cappel JR, Schwartz L, Rais-Bahrami S, Faraj SF, Prieto Granada C, Gordetsky JB. NKX3.1 and Prostein Expression in Testicular Tissue and Sex Cord-Stromal Tumors. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 Sep 6. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001367.   31498176 
Agaram NP, Zhang L, Sung YS, Singer S, Stevens T, Prieto-Granada CN, Bishop JA, Wood BA, Swanson D, Dickson BC, Antonescu CR. GLI1-amplifications expand the spectrum of soft tissue neoplasms defined by GLI1 gene fusions. Mod Pathol. 2019 Nov;32(11):1617-1626. doi: 10.1038/s41379-019-0293-x.  31189998  
Rodriguez Pena MDC, Eich ML, Strebeck A, Horton D, Rais-Bahrami S, Netto GJ, Prieto Granada CN. Rare case of squamous cell carcinoma arising from tunica vaginalis in a background of chronic hydrocele. Urol Case Rep. 2018 Dec 20;23:55-57. doi: 10.1016/j.eucr.2018.12.010.   30596017 
Jani A, Innes M, Reddy V, Prieto-Granada CN, Graham LV, Ergen EN. Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified, presenting with generalized ulcerated plaques and hypereosinophilia. JAAD Case Rep. 2018 Aug 2;4(7):651-654. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2018.05.013.
eCollection 2018 Aug. 
Prieto-Granada CN, Castner N, Chen A, Li J, Yue B, Wong JY, Iyengar S, Sondak VK, Zager JS, Messina JL. Behavior of Cutaneous Adnexal Malignancies: A Single Institution Experience. Pathol Oncol Res. 2018 Jun 14. doi: 10.1007/s12253-018-0427-3. [Epub ahead of print]  29948620 
Ergen EN, Stratton MS, Prieto Granada C. Intertriginous Condyloma-like Plaques and Ulcers. Intertriginous Condyloma-like Plaques and Ulcers. JAMA Dermatol. 2018 Jan 10. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.5380.  29322169  
Ullman D, Gordetsky J, Siegal GP, Prieto-Granada CN, Wei S, Stevens TM. PAX8 Expression in Solitary Fibrous Tumor: A Potential Diagnostic Pitfall. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2017 Jul 26. doi: 10.1097/PAI.0000000000000561.
Xu B, Drill E, Ho A, Ho A, Dunn L, Prieto-Granada CN, Chan T, Ganly I,Ghossein R, Katabi N. Predictors of Outcome in Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Salivary Glands: A Clinicopathologic Study With Correlation Between MYB Fusion and Protein Expression. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017 Jul 17. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000000918.
Prieto-Granada CN, Stevens T. Multilocular Thymic Cyst With Mucinous Differentiation: A Mimicker of Thymic Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma. Int J Surg Pathol. 2017 May 1:1066896917709947.  28508687 
Prieto-Granada CN, Garapati M. Cutaneous Mixed Tumor and Recurrent Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma With Tyrosine-Rich Crystalloids: The Good, the Bad, and the Pretty. Int J Surg Pathol. 2017 May 1:1066896917709351.  28508684 
Prieto-Granada CN, Ganim RB, Zhang L, Antonescu C, Mueller J. Primary Pulmonary Myxoid Sarcoma: A Newly Described Entity-Report of a Case and Review of the Literature. Int J Surg Pathol. 2017 Apr 1:1066896917706413  28449608 
Prieto-Granada CN, Lezcano C, Scolyer RA, Mihm MC Jr, Piris A. Lethal melanoma in children: a clinicopathological study of 12 cases. Pathology. 2016 Dec;48(7):705-711.  27956274 
Prieto-Granada CN, Zhang L, Antonescu CR, Henneberry JM, Messina JL. Primary cutaneous adenoid cystic carcinoma with MYB aberrations, report of three cases and comprehensive review of the literature. J Cutan Pathol. 2016 Nov 8. doi:
Vyas NS, Markow M, Prieto-Granada CN, Gaudi S, Turner L, Rodriguez-Waitkus P, Messina JL, Jukic DM. Comparing whole slide digital images versus traditional glass slides in the detection of common microscopic features seen in dermatitis. J Pathol Inform 2016, 7:30 (26 July 2016) DOI:10.4103/2153-3539.186909   27563489 
Prieto-Granada CN, Rodriguez-Waitkus P. Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid. Cancer Control. 2016 Apr;23(2):126-132.  27218789 
Prieto-Granada CN, Wiesner T, Messina JL, Jungbluth AA, Chi P, Antonescu CR. Loss of H3K27me3 Expression Is a Highly Sensitive Marker for Sporadic and Radiation-induced MPNST. Am J Surg Pathol. 2016 Apr;40(4):479-89.  26645727 
Glazer ES, Prieto-Granada CN, Zager JS. Current approaches to cutaneous sarcomas: Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans and cutaneous leiomyosarcoma. Curr Probl Cancer. 2015 Jul-Aug;39(4):248-57.  26276213 
Prieto-Granada CN, Rodriguez-Waitkus P. Basal Cell Carcinoma: epidemiology, clinical & histological features and basic science overview. Curr Probl Cancer. 2015 Jul-Aug;39(4):198-205.  26239204 
Prieto-Granada CN, Rodriguez-Waitkus P. Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and related entities: epidemiology, clinical and histological features and basic science overview. Curr Probl Cancer. 2015 Jul-Aug;39(4):206-15.  26239203 
Prieto-Granada CN, Inagaki H, Mueller J. Thymic Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Report of a Case With CTRC1/3-MALM2 Molecular Studies. Int J Surg Pathol. 2015 Jun;23(4):277-83.   25782731 
Braue J, Murugesan V, Holland S, Patel N, Naik E, Leiding J, Yacoub AT, Prieto-Granada CN, Greene JN. NF- κB Essential Modulator Deficiency Leading to Disseminated Cutaneous Atypical Mycobacteria. Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis. 2015 Jan 1;7(1):e2015010  25574369 
Argani P, Lewin JR, Edmonds P, Netto GJ, Prieto-Granada CN, Zhang L, Jungbluth AA, Antonescu CR. Primary Renal Sclerosing Epithelioid Fibrosarcoma: Report of 2 Cases With EWSR1-CREB3L1 Gene Fusion. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015 Mar;39(3):365-73.  25353281 
Abu-Zeinah G, Owen D, Prieto-Granada CN, Rekhtman N, Klimstra D, Gupta D, Harding J, Abou-Alfa GK. From the liver to the foot: a case of systemic embolism and acrometastasis in hepatocellular carcinoma. Gastrointest Cancer Res. 2014 May;7(3-4):103-7.  25276264 
Lee W, Teckie S, Wiesner T, Ran L, Prieto-Granada CN, Lin M, Zhu S, Cao Z, Liang Y, Sboner A, Tap WD, Fletcher JA, Huberman KH, Qin LX, Viale A, Singer S, Zheng D, Berger MF, Chen Y, Antonescu CR, Chi P. PRC2 is recurrently inactivated through EED or SUZ12 loss in malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Nat Genet. 2014 Nov;46(11):1227-32.   25240281 
Prieto-Granada CN, Zhang L, Chen HW, Sung YS, Agaram NP, Jungbluth AA, Antonescu CR. A genetic dichotomy between pure sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma (SEF) and hybrid SEF/low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: A pathologic and molecular study of 18 cases. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2015 Jan;54(1):28-38.  25231134 
Prieto-Granada CN, Setia N, Otis CN. Lymph node extramedullary hematopoiesis in breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant therapy: a potential diagnostic pitfall. Int J Surg Pathol. 2013 Jun;21(3):264-6.   23493877