HOMETOWN
Alappuzha, Kerala, India

EDUCATION
2009 – MD Pathology – Christian Medical College – Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
2006 – Diploma in Clinical Pathology – Christian Medical College – Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
1999 – M.D. – Government TD Medical College – Alappuzha, India

INTERESTS IN PATHOLOGY
Hematopathology, Neuropathology

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Nature/Environment/Biology/Wildlife, Drawing/Painting, Reading and Cooking

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLICATIONS
Balakrishna JP, Chen A, Urken M. Crystal storing histiocytosis clinically mimicking metastatic carcinoma: Report of a case and review of literature. Head & Neck. DOI 10.1002/hed.24321; 2015.

Balakrishna JP, Chacko G, Manipadam MT, Ramya I. Glomerulopathy in a patient with sarcocystis infestation. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2013;56:285-7

Balakrishna JP, Chacko G, Patil AB, Alexander M, Muliyil J.Immunohistochemical differentiation of Inflammatory Myopathies. Neurology India. 2011, Jul – Aug; 59(4):513- 520. Cited in Pubmed; PMID: 21891925

Banerji JS, Korula A and Panicker JB. Multicentric small cell neuroendocrine neoplasm of the renal pelvis and ureter with concomitant focal high grade urothelial carcinoma of the ureter: A case report.. Indian Journal of Urology. 2008 Oct; 24(4): 571- 574. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19468523.

Gupta G, Kumar S, Panicker J, Korula A. The mixed epithelial and stromal tumour of the kidney: A recently recognized entity. Indian Journal of Urology. 2007 Jul; 23(3): 326- 327. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19718343

Hephzibah J, Theodore B, Oommen R, David K, Moses V, Shah S, Panicker J. Use of single photon emission computer tomography/ low photon emission computer tomography fusion imaging in detecting an unusually presenting osteoid osteoma of the lumbar vertebra.. American Journal of Orthopedics. 2009 Mar; 38(3): 117- 119. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19377642.

Panicker JB, Thilakan A, Chandi G. Ulnar Artery: A case report of Unusual Origin and Course. Journal of Anatomical Society of India. 2003 Dec; 52(2): 177- 179.

Cerebral toxoplasmosis (Accepted by ASCP case reports) Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Diane Du

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna and Alexander Filatov. Coccoid forms of Helicobacter pylori causing active gastritis. Am J Clin Pathol 2013;140:A101.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna and Abdelsalam Sharabi. Pulmonary adenocarcinoma metastasizing to jejunum and presenting with perforation: A case report. (2013) Abstracts and Case Studies from the College of American Pathologists 2013 Annual Meeting (CAP 2013). Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: 2013;137(10):1402.

STATE AND NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS
Jayalakshmi Balakrishna and Alexander Filatov. Coccoid forms of Helicobacter pylori causing active gastritis. ASCP 2013 annual meeting, Chicago, Illinois.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna and Abdelsalam Sharabi. Pulmonary adenocarcinoma metastasizing to jejunum and presenting with perforation: A case report. CAP 2013 annual meeting, Orlando, Florida Poster number 49.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Alexander Filatov, Beverly Wang. Sclerosing cavernous hemangioma of the mediastinum: report of a case with review of literature: SLRHC research fair 2013 (June 30th)

Wendi Zhou, Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Violette Ghali. Phosphohistone H3 (PHH3) Is a Reliable Proliferation Marker in Grading Pulmonary and Pancreatogastrointestinal Neuronendocrine Neoplasms. Accepted for USCAP 2014 annual meeting 03/1/2014 to 3/07/2014.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Violette Ghali. “Gata-3, Thrombomodulin and Beta Catenin in the Diagnosis of Primary Adenocarcinoma of the Urinary Bladder” Monday Sep 8, 2014 12:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Poster Session Number: 200. Poster Assignment:  Poster #5. CAP ’14. – Accepted

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Emilio Madrigal, Violette Ghali. INI-1 staining is retained in Malignant Mixed Müllerian Tumors of the uterus irrespective of the morphology of heterologous components: A study of 21 cases. ASCP 2014 Annual Meeting, 10/8/2014; Tampa; Florida – Accepted

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Antonio Macias. Mucocele of appendix: Three different etiologies of the same clinical presentation. ASCP 2014 Annual Meeting, 10/8/2014; Tampa; Florida- Accepted

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Jonathan Sarlin. Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma: Report of a rare entity and difficult biopsy diagnosis. ASCP 2014 Annual Meeting. 10/8/2014, Tampa, Florida- Accepted

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Jonathan Sarlin.”Papillary Cystadenocarcinoma of Ovary with Sarcoma-like Mural Nodules” Tuesday Sep 9, 2014 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM. Poster Session Number: 300. Poster Assignment:  Poster #117. CAP ’14- Accepted

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Arzu Buyuk. “Pulmonary Pneumocytoma – A Report of Two Cases of a Rare Entity” Monday Sep 8, 2014 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM. Poster Session Number: 100. Poster Assignment:  Poster #147. CAP ’14- Accepted

Wendi Zhou MD, PhD, Jayalakshmi Panicker Balakrishna MD, Wei Zhang MD, PhD, Abdelsalam Sharabi MD, Violette Ghali. Morphology and Molecular Evidences of Malignant Potential of Entrapped Ducts in Pancreatic Neuronendocrine Tumors. March 21-27, 2015. USCAP 2015, Boston, Massachussettes.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Jonathan Sarlin. “Ovarian Fibrothecoma with Heavy Deposition of Hyaline Globules” Tuesday Oct 6, 2015 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Poster Session Number: 300, Poster Assignment: Poster #126, CAP ’15, 10/04/2015 – 10/07/2015, Nashville, Tennessee.

Jayalakshmi Balakrishna, Vijay P Shah, Men-Jean Lee. Use of High Performance Liquid Chromatography for prenatal diagnosis of alpha – thalassemia (Hemoglobin Bart’s) hydrops fetalis in fetal cord blood sample. ASCP 2015, Long Beach, California, 10/28/2015 – 10/30/2015

Mena Mansour MD, Jayalakshmi Panicker Balakrishna MD, Natalie Ciomek MD and Noam Harpaz MD,PhD. Prognostic significance of venous-associated colorectal cancer tumor deposits identified by elastic tissue staining. Accepted abstract, USCAP 2016 annual meeting, Seattle, Washington.