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Sonika Dahiya, MD

Associate Professor - Pathology & Immunology
Division of Neuropathology

Specialty Areas

Neuropathology
Pathology - Anatomic

Board Certifications

Anatomic Pathology
Neuropathology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pathology and Immunology; Neuropathology

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Medical Education: Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, India 1998
Senior Residency, Surgical Pathology: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India 2003
Junior Residency, Pathology: Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India 2000
Research Fellowship, Molecular Pathology Unit: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2007
Residency, Anatomic Pathology: New York University Medical Center & School of Medicine, New York City, NY 2009
Fellowship, Neuropathology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2011

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Comprehensive Study of the Clinical Phenotype of Germline BAP1 Variant-Carrying Families Worldwide.
Walpole S, Pritchard AL, Cebulla CM, Pilarski R, Stautberg M, Davidorf FH, de la Fouchardière A, Cabaret O, Golmard L, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Garfield E, Njauw CN, Cheung M, Turunen JA, Repo P, Järvinen RS, van Doorn R, Jager MJ, Luyten GPM, Marinkovic M, Chau C, Potrony M, Höiom V, Helgadottir H, Pastorino L, Bruno W, Andreotti V, Dalmasso B, Ciccarese G, Queirolo P, Mastracci L, Wadt K, Kiilgaard JF, Speicher MR, van Poppelen N, Kilic E, Al-Jamal RT, Dianzani I, Betti M, Bergmann C, Santagata S, Dahiya S, Taibjee S, Burke J, Poplawski N, O'Shea SJ, Newton-Bishop J, Adlard J, Adams DJ, Lane AM, Kim I, Klebe S, Racher H, Harbour JW, Nickerson ML, Murali R, Palmer JM, Howlie M, Symmons J, Hamilton H, Warrier S, Glasson W, Johansson P, Robles-Espinoza CD, Ossio R, de Klein A, Puig S, Ghiorzo P, Nielsen M, Kivelä TT, Tsao H, Testa JR, Gerami P, Stern MH, Paillerets BB, Abdel-Rahman MH, Hayward NK
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Dec 1; 110(12)1328-1341. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy171.

PMID:
    30517737
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinicopathologic features of Anaplastic Myxopapillary Ependymomas.
Lee JC, Sharifai N, Dahiya S, Kleinschmidt-DeMasters BK, Rosenblum MK, Reis GF, Samuel D, Siongco AM, Santi M, Storm PB, Ferris SP, Bollen AW, Pekmezci M, Solomon DA, Tihan T, Perry A
Brain Pathol. 2018 Nov 12; doi: 10.1111/bpa.12673.

PMID:
    30417460
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Analysis of point mutations and copy number variation in Grade II and III meningioma.
McNulty SN, Schwetye K, Goldstein M, Carter J, Schmidt RE, Ansstas G, Tsien CI, Kim AH, Dahiya S
Exp Mol Pathol. 2018 Dec; 105(3)328-333. doi: 10.1016/j.yexmp.2018.10.007.

PMID:
    30316860
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Genetically engineered minipigs model the major clinical features of human neurofibromatosis type 1.
Isakson SH, Rizzardi AE, Coutts AW, Carlson DF, Kirstein MN, Fisher J, Vitte J, Williams KB, Pluhar GE, Dahiya S, Widemann BC, Dombi E, Rizvi T, Ratner N, Messiaen L, Stemmer-Rachamimov AO, Fahrenkrug SC, Gutmann DH, Giovannini M, Moertel CL, Largaespada DA, Watson AL
Commun Biol. 2018; 1158. doi: 10.1038/s42003-018-0163-y.

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    30302402
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Enhancing contrast to noise ratio of hippocampi affected with mesial temporal sclerosis: A case-control study in children undergoing epilepsy surgeries.
Orlowski HLP, Smyth MD, Parsons MS, Dahiya S, Sharifai N, Hildebolt C, Sharma A
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2018 Nov; 174144-148. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.09.005.

PMID:
    30241008
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Late Effects of Radiation Prime the Brain Microenvironment for Accelerated Tumor Growth.
Duan C, Yang R, Yuan L, Engelbach JA, Tsien CI, Rich KM, Dahiya SM, Johanns TM, Ackerman JJH, Garbow JR
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Aug 29; pii: S0360-3016(18)33639-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.08.033.

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    30171879
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Widely Metastatic Choroid Plexus Carcinoma Associated with Novel TP53 Somatic Mutation.
Baksh BS, Sinha N, Salehi A, Han RH, Miller BA, Dahiya S, Gauvain KM, Limbrick DD Jr
World Neurosurg. 2018 Nov; 119233-236. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.07.284.

PMID:
    30099178
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Blood Exposure Causes Ventricular Zone Disruption and Glial Activation In Vitro.
Castaneyra-Ruiz L, Morales DM, McAllister JP, Brody SL, Isaacs AM, Strahle JM, Dahiya SM, Limbrick DD
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2018 Sep 1; 77(9)803-813. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nly058.

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    30032242
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Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Extracellular Domain Mutations in Glioblastoma Present Opportunities for Clinical Imaging and Therapeutic Development.
Binder ZA, Thorne AH, Bakas S, Wileyto EP, Bilello M, Akbari H, Rathore S, Ha SM, Zhang L, Ferguson CJ, Dahiya S, Bi WL, Reardon DA, Idbaih A, Felsberg J, Hentschel B, Weller M, Bagley SJ, Morrissette JJD, Nasrallah MP, Ma J, Zanca C, Scott AM, Orellana L, Davatzikos C, Furnari FB, O'Rourke DM
Cancer Cell. 2018 Jul 9; 34(1)163-177.e7. doi: 10.1016/j.ccell.2018.06.006.

PMID:
    29990498
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Radiologic Response and Disease Control of Recurrent Intracranial Meningiomas Treated With Reirradiation.
Lin AJ, Hui C, Dahiya S, Lu HC, Kim AH, Campian JL, Tsien C, Zipfel GJ, Rich KM, Chicoine M, Huang J
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Sep 1; 102(1)194-203. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.05.011.

PMID:
    29970312
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Aberrant ATRX protein expression is associated with poor overall survival in NF1-MPNST.
Lu HC, Eulo V, Apicelli AJ, Pekmezci M, Tao Y, Luo J, Hirbe AC, Dahiya S
Oncotarget. 2018 May 1; 9(33)23018-23028. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.25195.

PMID:
    29796169
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Patterns of care and treatment outcomes of patients with astroblastoma: a National Cancer Database analysis.
Merfeld EC, Dahiya S, Perkins SM
CNS Oncol. 2018 Apr; 7(2)CNS13. doi: 10.2217/cns-2017-0038.

PMID:
    29708401
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Athymic mice reveal a requirement for T-cell-microglia interactions in establishing a microenvironment supportive of <i>Nf1</i> low-grade glioma growth.
Pan Y, Xiong M, Chen R, Ma Y, Corman C, Maricos M, Kindler U, Semtner M, Chen YH, Dahiya S, Gutmann DH
Genes Dev. 2018 Apr 1; 32(7-8)491-496. doi: 10.1101/gad.310797.117.

PMID:
    29632086
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BRAF-Targeted Therapy in the Treatment of <i>BRAF</i>-Mutant High-Grade Gliomas in Adults.
Johanns TM, Ansstas G, Dahiya S
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2018 Apr; 16(4)451-454. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2018.7029.

PMID:
    29632063
    [PubMed - in process]
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β-III-spectrin immunohistochemistry as a potential diagnostic tool with high sensitivity for malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors.
Hirbe AC, Zhang X, Dahiya S, Godec A, Chrisinger J, Tao Y, Luo J, Gutmann DH
Neuro Oncol. 2018 May 18; 20(6)858-860. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noy038.

PMID:
    29596596
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Resistance-promoting effects of ependymoma treatment revealed through genomic analysis of multiple recurrences in a single patient.
Miller CA, Dahiya S, Li T, Fulton RS, Smyth MD, Dunn GP, Rubin JB, Mardis ER
Cold Spring Harb Mol Case Stud. 2018 Apr; 4(2)pii: a002444. doi: 10.1101/mcs.a002444.

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    29440180
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A rare case of endometrial cancer metastatic to the uveal choroid.
Smith SH, Arudra SKC, Mullen MM, Palisoul M, Dahiya S, Kumar Rao P, Thaker PH
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2018 Feb; 2324-27. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2018.01.001.

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    29326973
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Rapid Clinical and Radiographic Response With Combined Dabrafenib and Trametinib in Adults With <i>BRAF</i>-Mutated High-Grade Glioma.
Johanns TM, Ferguson CJ, Grierson PM, Dahiya S, Ansstas G
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2018 Jan; 16(1)4-10. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2017.7032.

PMID:
    29295876
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A 60-Year-Old Woman with Multifocal Subcortical Infarcts.
Schwetye KE, Rodriguez D, Schmidt RE, Dahiya S
Brain Pathol. 2018 Jan; 28(1)131-132. doi: 10.1111/bpa.12579.

PMID:
    29265630
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An 8-Year-Old Girl with A Supratentorial Mass.
Schwetye KE, Gauvain K, Rodriguez D, Cottrell C, Limbrick DD Jr, Schmidt RE, Dahiya S
Brain Pathol. 2018 Jan; 28(1)125-126. doi: 10.1111/bpa.12576.

PMID:
    29265627
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