DPLM Faculty Profiles — Dr. Budwit

Debra Budwit, MD

Debra Budwit, MD


Office: 984-974-9156

E-mail: debra_budwit@med.unc.edu

Research Interests

Surgical pathology and cytopathology with emphasis in gynecologic and breast pathology; application of diagnostic, prognostic and predictive markers in anatomic pathology.

Selected Publications

Montgomery ND, Bianchi GD, Klauber-Demore N, Budwit DA. Bilateral Syringomatous Adenomas of the Nipple: Case report with immunohistochemical characterization of a rare tumor mimicking malignancy. Am J Clin Pathol 2014; 141:727-731. Doi:10:1309/AJCPFJUZTLLOVGNX PMID: 24713747.

Rahangdale L, Lippmann QK, Garcia K, Budwit D, Smith JS, Van Le L. Topical 5-fluorouracil for treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2: a randomized controlled trial. A J Obstet Gynecol 2013 Dec 31 doi: 10.1016/j:ajog.2013.12.042 (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 24384495.

Jiang XS, Pantaqnowitz L, Bui MM, Esther R, Budwit D, Dodd LG. Clear cell chondrosarcoma: Cytologic findings in six cases. Diagn Cytopathol. 2013 Oct 25. doi: 10.1002/dc.23043 (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 24167115.

Bleeker E, Koehler E, Smith J, Budwit D, Rahangdale L. Outcomes after management of young women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 2 with 6 month observation protocol. J Low Genit Tract Dis 2014;18(1):46-49. PMID:23959297.

Lim MY, Chandramouleeswaran S, Zagar TM, Budwit D, Anders CK. Isolated cranial mononeuropathy: an unusual initial presentation and disease progression of metastatic carcinoma of the breast. J Clin Oncol 2013; June 20; 31(18):e294-296. doi: 10.1200/JCO2012.47.3322. PMID:23669219.

Budwit DA, Perou CM, Livasy CA.  Basal-like ductal carcinoma in situ is a precursor lesion for invasive metaplastic breast carcinoma.  Mod Pathol 2009;22(s1):32A.

Powell JL, Cunill ES, Gajewski WH, Novotny DB. Sarcoidosis mimicking recurrent endometrial cancer. Gynecol Oncol 2005;99:770-773.

Murray MJ, Meyer WR, Zaino RJ, Lessey BA, Novotny DB, Ireland K, Fritz MA. A critical reanalysis of the accuracy, reproducibility and clinical utility of histologic endometrial dating: a systematic study of the secretory phase in normally cycling, fertile women. Fertil Steril 2004;81:1333-1343.

Novotny DB. Ovaries. In: Weidner N, Cote RJ, Suster S, Weiss LM, eds. Modern Surgical Pathology. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Co; 2003; Chapter 39, pp. 1397-1450.

Maygarden SJ, Iacocca MV, Funkhouser WK, Novotny DB. Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: aspectrum of cytologic, histochemical and ultrastructural findings in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid. Diagn Cytopathol 2001;24:389-395.

Judson PL, Temple AM, Fowler Jr. WC, Novotny DB, Funkhouser Jr. WK. Vaginal adenosarcoma arising from endometriosis. Gynecol Oncol 2000;76:123-125.