Dr. Nadia Shirazi is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology, Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Swami Rama Himalayan University, Jolly Grant. Dehradun. Uttarakhand. India. She completed her post graduation in 2005 from Aligarh Muslim University. She is the senior consultant in the histopathology section and has special interests in Oncopathology and Dermatopathology. She has 57 national and international publications to her credit. She has been a guide to various post graduate research students and has successfully completed 13 theses under her mentorship.She has presented her work at various conferences. She also got first prize in Glass Slide Challenge test in Jaipur 2014.
This presentation will tabulate all the cases of squamous cell carcinoma irrespective of their site of origin that was operated in a tertiary referral center of North India. Tumors were histomorphological divided into low and high grades of tumor-associated tissue eosinophilia (TATE) and these categories are correlated with other variables like tumor borders, pleomorphism, desmoplasia, and presence or absence of documented metastasis.The study concludes that tumors with low grades of TATE showed a higher incidence of metastasis.