Prof. James A. Strauchen

The Mount Sinai Hospital, USA



1972  M.D., with Honors, New York University, USA

1968  A.B., Magna Cum Laude, Columbia College, USA


  1. Burstein DE, Oami S, Dembitzer F, Chu C, Cernaianu G, Leytin A, Misilim E, Jammula SR, Strauchen JA, Khotz DS. Monoclonal antibody specific for histone H1 phosphorylated by cyclin-dependent kinases: a novel immunohistochemical probe of proliferation and neoplasia. Mod Pathol 15:705-711, 2002.
  2. Strauchen JA. Germ-line mutations in nonsyndromic pheochromocytoma (letter). N Engl J Med 347:854-855, 2002.
  3. Wang BY, Brandwein MS, Gordon RE, Chahinian PA, Strauchen JA. Gastrointestinal autonomic nerve tumor in the colon (letter). Am J Surg Pathol 26:396, 2002.
  4. Strauchen JA, Miller LK. Lymphoid progenitor cells in human tonsils. Int J Surg Pathol 11:21-24, 2003.
  5. Strauchen JA. The Journal as a University–Pathology. Introduction. Cancer Invest 21:805-806, 2003.
  6. Xiao GQ, Strauchen JA. Pathologic quiz case: a 72-year-old woman presenting with intestinal obstruction and perforation. Small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of small intestine. Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:e357-8, 2003.
  7. Rottnek M, Strauchen J, Moore F, Morgello S. Primary dural mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue-type lymphoma: case reportand review of the literature. J Neuro-oncol 68:19-23, 2004.
  8. Strauchen JA. Immunophenotypic and molecular studies in the diagnosis and classification of malignant lymphoma. Cancer Invest 22:138-148, 2004.
  9. Idrees MT, Brandwein-Gensler M, Strauchen JA, Gil J, Wang BY. Extranodal follicular dendritic cell tumor of the tonsil. Report of a diagnostic pitfall and literature review. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1109-1113, 2004.
  10. Idress M, Gandhi C, Betchen S, Strauchen J, King W, Wolfe D. Intracranial peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumors of the cavernous sinus: a diagnostic peculiarity. Arch Pathol Lab Med 129; e11-15, 2005.
  11. Jeong W, Seiter K, Strauchen J, Rafael T, Lau HC, Breakstone B, Ahmed T, Liu D. PET scan-positive cat scratch disease in a patient with T cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Leuk Res 29:591-594, 2005.
  12. Bitar M, Strauchen JA, Sequeira RJ, Wu M. A case of lower gastrointestinal bleeding and small bowel tumorous masses. Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:800-802, 2005.
  13. Qiu L, Unger PD, Dillon RW, Strauchen JA. Low-grade mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma involving the kidney: report of three cases and review of the literature. Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:86-89, 2006.
  14. Strauchen JA, Cuttner J, Holland JF. Hemangioblastic transformation of myeloproliferative disease? Br J Haematol 138:819-820, 2007.
  15. Morotti R, Lewis M, Kaicker S, Strauchen J. Hepatic involvement in congenital acute megakaryoblastic leukemia: a case report with emphasis on the liver pathology findings. Pediatr Dev Pathol 11:55-58, 2008
  16. Yakoushina T, Morotti R, Strauchen JA, Unger PD. Renal benign epithelial nodal inclusions – case series and review of the literature. Ann Diagn Pathol 12:181-186, 2008
  17. Miloh T, Magid M, Yurovitsky A, Strauchen J, Arnon R, Kerkar N, Rosenberg H, Bhojwani D. T-cell posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder presenting as acalculous cholecystitis. Pediatric Transplantation 12:717-720, 2008.
  18. Rho L, Qiu L, Strauchen JA, Teirstein AS. Pulmonary manifestations of light chain deposition disease (LCDD). Respirology 14:767-770, 2009.
  19. Carreiro JM, Strauchen JA, Isola L. A case report of concomitant paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria and sickle cell disease. Am J Hematol 83:823, 2008.
  20. Lyons JM 3rd, Abergel J, Thomson JL, Anthony CT, Wang YZ, Anthony LB, Boudreaux JP, Strauchen J, Idrees M, Warner RR, Woltering EA. In vitro chemoresistance testing in well differentiated carcinoid tumors. Ann Surg Oncol 16:649-655, 2009.
  21. Mercer SE, Vidal CI, Grummer SE, Strauchen JA, Gordon ML, Birge MB. Pagetoid reticulosis after radiotherapy of primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Am J Dermatopathol 32:79-82, 2010.
  22. Kerkar N, Morotti R, Mandan R, Shneider B, Herold B, Dugan C, Miloh T, Karabicak I, Strauchen JA, Emre S. The changing face of post transplant lymphoproliferative disease in the era of molecular EBV monitoring. Pediatric Transplantation 14:504-511, 2010.
  23. Tulchin N, Chambon M, Juan G, Dikman S, Strauchen J, Ornstein L, Billack B, Woods NT, Monteiro ANA. BRCA1 protein and nucleolin co-localize in breast carcinoma tissue and cancer cell lines. Am J Pathol 176:1203-1214, 2010.
  24. Ozao-Choy J, Buch K, Strauchen JA, Warner RRP, Divino CM. Laparoscopic antrectomy for the treatment of type I gastric carcinoid tumors. J Surg Res 162:22-25, 2010.
  25. Siram AT, Kouvotsos T, Suarez Y, Wohler A, Stelzer P, Strauchen J, Mechanick, JI. Postoperative cardiac homograft involvement in Erdheim-Chester Disease. J Heart Valve Dis 2011 (In Press).
  26. Rodriguez-Urrego PA, Smethurst M, Fowkes M, Petersen B, Strauchen J, Wu M, Szporn AH, Chen H. Primary CNS plasmablastic lymphoma: Report of a case with CSF cytology, flow cytometry, radiology, histological correlation and review of the literature. Diagn Cytopathol 2010 (Epub ahead of print).
  27. Hechtman JF, Chepovetsky JA, Strauchen JA, Beasley MB. Thymomas diagnosed during pregnancy: a report of two cases in young women without paraneoplastic or autoimmune disease and a review of the literature. Ann Diagn Pathol 2011 (In Press).
  28. Strauchen, JA. Rarity of malignant mesothelioma prior to the widespread commercial introduction of asbestos: The Mount Sinai autopsy experience 1883-1910. Am J Ind Med 54:467-469, 2011.
  29. Yang J, Shin SC, Fowkes M, Krieger S, Strauchen JA, Smethurst M, Deomopoulos A. Lymphomatoid granulomatosis involving lung and brain in an immunocompetent woman. Neurology 2011 (In Press).
  30. Lynn E, Pollard M, Strauchen J, Divino C. Sclerosing angiomatoid nodular transformation of the spleen: a benign splenic lesion. Surg Radiol 2011 (In Press).