Research and Clinical Interests

Dr. Hernandez has a special interest in cytopathology and aspiration biopsies. His special interests are breast and lymph node cytology.

Selected Publications

Wang J, Hernandez OJ, Sen F. Plasmablastic lymphoma involving breast: a case diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration and core needle biopsy. Diagn Cytopathol. 2008 Apr;36(4):257-61. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 18335555. doi: 10.1002/dc.20784.

Tong GX, Melamed J, Mansukkhani M, Memeo L, Hernandez O, Deng FM, Chiriboga L, Waisman J. PAX2: a reliable marker for nephrogenic adenoma. Mod Pathol. 2006;19:356-63. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 16400326.

Hernandez O, Oweity T, Ibrahim S. Is an increase in CD4/CD8 T-cell ratio in lymph node fine needle aspiration helpful for diagnosing Hodgkin lymphoma? A study of 85 lymph node FNAs with increased CD4/CD8 ratio. Cytojournal. 2005;2:14. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 16153296.

Tong GX, Yee H, Chiriboga L, Hernandez O, Waisman J. Fascin-1 expression in papillary and invasive urothelial carcinomas of the urinary bladder. Hum Pathol. 2005;36:741-6. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 16084942.

Tong G, Hernandez O, Yee H, Zheng S, Yang G. Human T-lymphotropic virus type-1 related adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma presenting as a parotid mass diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy. Diagn Cytopathol. 2004;31:333-7. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 15468115.

Hernandez O, Zagzag D, Kelly P, Golfinos J, Hummel Levine P. Cytological Diagnosis of Cystic Brain Tumors: A Retrospective Study of 88 Cases. Diagn Cytopathol. 2004;31:221-8. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 15452904.

Hospital Affiliations

Tisch Hospital