Department of Pathology


Department of Pathology is committed to being a leader in education,patient care,training and research.

  1. To teach the basic understanding of disease and correlate it with the clinical findings in an integrated manner to various students eg.2nd M.B.B.S. students, M.D. & D.C.P. students, Nursing Students, Physiotherapy, M.L.T. students.
  2. To provide diagnostic services in Hematology, Clinical Pathology, Cytology and Histopathology for all patients of New Civil Hospital, Surat
  3. To perform Autopsy examination of all Medicolegal cases and Pathological P.M. whenever required or demanded by clinician after obtaining permission from authority.
  4. To create an environment for encouraging training and research activities for medical students,residents and faculty.

Faculty Members

Sr. No.NameDesignationQualification
1Dr. Shaila ShahProfessorMD Pathology
2Dr Mandakini PatelProfessorMD Pathology & Bact.
3Dr.V.M.BhagatAdditional Prof.MD Pathology
4Dr.R.N.HathilaAdditional Prof.MD Pathology
5Dr.Arpita NishalAssociate Prof.MD Pathology
6Dr.Bhavna GamitAssociate Prof.MD Pathology
7Dr.Sharmishtha PatelAsst. Prof.MD Pathology
8Dr.Pinal ShahAsst. Prof.MD Pathology
9Dr.Komal PatelAsst. Prof.MD Pathology
10Dr.Prashant PatelAsst. Prof.MD Pathology
11Dr.Mubin PatelAsst. Prof.MD Pathology
12Dr.Rahul ModiAsst. Prof. (Haematology, Stem cell therapy Ins.)MD Pathology
13Dr.Suresh PadsalaTutorD.C.P
14Dr.Pinkal ShahTutorMD Pathology
15Dr.Archana PatelTutorD.C.P
16Dr.Deepshikha DaveTutorMD Pathology
17Dr. Pallavi ChaudhariTutorMD Pathology
18Dr. Samir ShahTutorD.C.P
19Dr. Narendra SojitraTutorD.C.P

Senior Resident & Junior Resident

Sr. No.NameDesignation
1Dr. Vishakha Gupta1st Year Resident
2Dr. Ridham Shukhadiya1st Year Resident
3Dr. Ajay Tilala1st Year Resident
4Dr. Bhumika Nandasana1st Year Resident
5Dr. Bhoomika Narola1st Year Resident
6Dr. Krishna Anajwala1st Year Resident
7Dr. Asha Vinzuda1st Year Resident
8Dr. Shital Gujarati1st Year Resident
9Dr. Shweta Sutariya1st Year Resident
10Dr. Parmita Jayani1st Year Resident
11Dr. Sayantani Das1st Year Resident
12Dr. Seema Machhi1st Year Resident
13Dr. Neelam Tejani1st Year Resident
14Dr.Rishikesh Rajendra Balvalli2nd Year Resident
15Dr.Kinjal Pravinbhai Chandpara2nd Year Resident
16Dr.Shruti Tulsibhai Mavani2nd Year Resident
17Dr.Bhavika Meghjibhai Dholiya2nd Year Resident
18Dr.Deepali Trilokkumar Shukla2nd Year Resident
19Dr.Kuntal Rajeshbhai Patel2nd Year Resident
20Dr.Devangkumar Rohitbhai Painter2nd Year Resident
21Dr.Smita Shankarbhai Gavit2nd Year Resident
22Dr.Himanshubhai Uttambhai Patel2nd Year Resident
23Dr.Jainisha Rajendrakumar Chaudhary2nd Year Resident
24Dr.Pooja Mukeshbhai Goyani2nd Year Resident
25Dr.Hetal Ghanshyambhai Malaviya2nd Year Resident
26Dr.Swati Vij3rd Year Resident
27Dr.Razvin Vazir Somani3rd Year Resident
28Dr.Jahnavi Nilay Vyas3rd Year Resident
29Dr.Nidhi Vallabhbhai Shihora3rd Year Resident
30Dr.Krutika Ashwinkumar Patel3rd Year Resident
31Dr.Sneha Rajendra Patwari 3rd Year Resident
32Dr.Neha Shivkanthbhai Shahu3rd Year Resident
33Dr.Komal Mansukhbhai Paghadar3rd Year Resident
34Dr.Sheetal Pankajbhai Sheth3rd Year Resident
35Dr.Dipti Pravinbhai Rupala3rd Year Resident
36Dr. Vimpy Nimesh NebSenior Resident
37Dr.Khushbu Piyushkumar ShahSenior Resident
38Dr.Ankita Kanaiyalal. PatelSenior Resident
39Dr.Himani BajajSenior Resident
40Dr.Nikita Pravinbhai RupardiyaSenior Resident

Services Provided By Pathology Department:

Provide all laboratory investigations to indoor & outdoor patients:

  1. Haematology and Clinical Pathoology: Complete hematological investigations including Routine CBC, PS, PSMP,bone marrow aspiration and biopsy,Coagulation profile including PT, APTT, Factor IV ,Special hematology Investigations, Urine analysis, Semen analysis, Body fluid analysis including CSF Fluid, Peritoneal Fluid, Pericardial Fluid etc.
  2. Histopathology : includes routine histopathology services ,special stains, Immunohistochemistry and frozen section
  3. Cytology: includes exfoliative gyanaecological & non-gyanaecological, FNAC Superficial, ultrasound guided & CT guide, fluid cytology and PAP Smears.
  • 24 hour running emergency laboratory for emergency patients in OPD 10 Laboratory.

Facilities for Diagnostic & Teaching purpose:

SectionFacilities / Instruments available
HistopathologyRoutine Histopathology
Frozen section
Cytospin & Liquid based cytology
fully & Semi automated Coagulometer
3 part hematology analyzer
0PLC for detecting abnormal hemoglobin variants
Trephine Bone marrow biopsy
Automated ESR
Automated urine analyzer

Teaching Aids:

1Penta head Microscope
2Octahead Microscope
3LCD Projector
5Digital Camera

Departmental Library:

Total number of available books: 246

Undergraduate & Postgraduate courses offered

2M.D. Pathology10
3Diploma in Clinical Pathology4
For mor details see file below for Undergraduate & Postgraduate courses offered
Undergraduate & Postgraduate courses offered

Key Performance Indicator:

Department offers various diagnostic services in the field of hematology, clinical Pathology, histopathology and Cytopathology for which department is well equipped with Various automated instruments like fully automated Coagulometer,3 part and 5 part hematology analyzer for investigative profiles like coagulation profile, anaemia and leukemia profile. In addition to routine facility histopathology section offers the technique of Immunohistochemistry with 66 markers.

Cytopathology section is having Cytospin as well as facility for liquid PAP preparation. Facility of multiviewing microscopes (pentahead as well as octahead) for teaching purpose is available.

Resident doctors take active participation in various CMEs and conferences(state/national level) with poster presentation and win prize at State level. GMC team comprising of Pathology/Medicine/Pediatrics were declared runners’ up at National level Hematology Quiz (Hematocon) 2013 & qualified for Haematocon-2014, for the consecutive second year. Dr. Anjali Singh, first year resident was awarded first prize for PG quiz held at National level conference,2014.

NABL accreditation has been granted for various diagnostic tests for New Civil Hospital Surat Laboratory Services, Surat- NCHSLS (inclusive of Department of Pathology, Biochemistry and Microbiology) in July 2012.

Future plans.

  1. Immunophenotyping of leukemia by Flowcytometer.
  2. Newborn screening for sickle cell anemia.
  3. Molecular diagnosis Laboratory.

Under SCAP, facility for STEM CELL TRANSPLANT is to be created.

Key Performance Indicators:

  1. Facility of Immunohistochemistry is available with 66 markers.
  2. Newborn screening for sickle cell anemia: instrument received. Will be established shortly Instruments installed: HPLC Variant II.
  3. Sickle cell Molecular diagnosis Laboratory: Establishment of Laboratory for Molecular diagnosis & neonatal screening is under process under “Sickle cell Anemia Control Programme”.

Instruments received( to be installed): PCR, Gel Documentation unit. Procurement of further required instruments is under process.

CME Organized:

  1. Multi Disciplinary CME in Hematology at GMC,Surat on 21 sept 2019
  2. CME on “Quality Control in Laboratory Practice” & “Thalassemia Screening” on 24th April 2013.
  3. CME on “Dermatopathology” on 9th march 2014.
  4. Hands on workshop for Bone marrow Aspiration and Bone marrow biopsy by Dr. Gurvindersingh Saini on 22nd Sept 2019.

Guest Lectures

  1. Interpretation of Histogram by Dr. Dhaval Bamania on 20th Sept 2018.
  2. Interpretation of Lower GI Biopsy By Dr. Priya Arora on 4th Oct 2018.
  3. Practical Approach to Anemia - How to efficiently and accurately work up on anemic patient by Dr. Dharmesh Vaghasia and Dr. Hashmukh Balar on 4th Oct 2018.

Total no. of investigations carried out in last 3 years:


Yearspecimenblockslidefrozenspecial stainIHC
  • Total available Antibodies/ Markers for IHC : 66
  • Tissue microarray technique established


YearFNAC+ Fluid CytologyPAP SmearsTotal

Hematology & Clinical Pathology Laboratory

YearHematology InvestigationsClinical Pathology InvestigationsTotal

Inclusive of sickle cell laboratory investigation


Total MLC Received
Yearspecimenblockslidespecial stainIHC

Sickle cell Laboratory

YearTotal PatientTotal SampleCBCSolubilityHPLCTotal Investigation

List of Publications from the department:-

Clinical, Biochemical and Hematological changes in leptospirosis, International Journal of research in medical science,2019,janDr.Rahul modi,Dr Mubin Patel,Dr. Suresh Padsala,Dr.Ankita Patel
Comparison of automated flowcytometric reticulocyte analysis with manual reticulocyte count-2019Dr. Komal Patel,Dr.Sidhhi Patel
The role of platelet indices in ischemic heart disease: a hospital based case control type of study …Dr. Bhavna Gamit , Dr.Priyanka Gandhi
A rare case of multilocular cystic renal neoplasm of low malignant potential …Dr. M.M. Patel,Dr. Bhavna Gamit,Dr. S.M.Patel,Dr. Mubin Patel, Dr.Priyanka Gandhi
Utility of Papanicolaou's smears in the diagnosis of premalignant & malignant lesions of cervix in a tertiary care centre of South Gujarat,IndiaDr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr. Pinal Shah
A study of the clinicohistopathological correlation of Hansen`s disease MedPulse international journal of pathology March 2029; 9(3), 157-161Dr. Arpita Nishal Dr. Chintal Patel
Title(2018 ) Author
Acinic cell carcinoma, papillary-cystic variant: A rare case diagnosed in Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology International Journal of research in Medical Sciences Dr.M.M. Patel,Dr.Bhavna Gamit,Dr.S.M.Patel,Dr.Mubin Patel,Dr.Shivangi Gandhi
Histopathological spectrum of cervical lesion Indian journal of pathology and oncologyDr.M.M.Patel,Dr.Mala Jain,Dr.Ravi Lotlikar
Study and Her 2 /neu expression in 100 cases of uterine and cervical carcinoma as a prognostic marker (APALM) Annals of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: vol 5 no.2 (2018)Dr.M.M.Patel,Dr.Rhuta J. Shah,Dr.Gurvinder Singh Saini
Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology as a first line investigation in cervical swelling of 470 cases.International journal of Research in medical sciences.Dr.M.M.Patel,Dr.Bhavna Gamit,Dr.S.M.Patel,Dr.Mubin Patel
Report of thyroid fine needle aspiration cytology with the use of the Bethesda system (TBS) of 150 cases.International Journal & research in Medical SciencesDr.M.M.Patel,Dr.Bhavna Gamit,Dr.S.M.Patel,Dr.Mubin Patel
Pattern and frequency of thyroid pathologies among thyroid cytology specimens in tertiary care centre of South Gujarat. IP journal of Diagnostic Pathology and Oncology March; Volume 3, 2018.Dr.Arpita Nishal,Dr. R.N.Hathila,Dr.Deepshikha Dave,Dr. Ravi Lotlikar
A rare case of Malignant Paraganglioma of Urinary bladder. IP journal of Diagnostic Pathology and Oncology March; Volume 3, 2018Dr.Arpita Nishal,Dr. Sejal gamit, Dr.Priyanka Desai
Cytology detection of microfilaria in unsuspected clinical scenario.International journal of research in medical sciences. 2018 march. 6 (3) 1051-1054.Dr.B. M. Jha,Dr.V. M. Bhagat, Dr.Bhavna Gamit,Dr.Shivani Kumawat
Study of hematological, biochemical profile and clinical presentation in dengue positive patients-82 cases-International journal of research in medical sciences-2018 JuneMubin I. Patel, Sharmistha Patel,Suresh Padsala,Abhishek Patel, Avani Patel
Reporting of thyroid FNAC with use of Bethesda System of 150 cases-26 September, 2018 International journal of research in medical sciences-2018 NovemberMandakini M. Patel, Mubim I. Patel,Bhavna G. Gamit, Sharmistha M. Patel
Pattern of histopathological lesions in lung autopsy:International Journal of Research in medical science. January 2018, vol 6,issue 1, page 279-283Chandni B. Patel,Komal Patel, Vasudha M. Bhagat,Pinkal Shah
Original article, Pattern of mortality in sickle cell disease: an autopsy study.International Journal of Research in medical sciences. May 2017, vol 5, issue 5, page 2115-2119Dr.Pinkal Shah,Dr.V.M.Bhagat,Dr.Komal Patel,Dr. Chandni Patel
Sialadenosis: Cytomorphological significance in the diagnosis of an uncommon entityDr.Priyanka Gandhi,Dr. Mandakini Patel,Dr. Bhavna Gamit,Dr. Sharmishta Patel
Tuberculosis : Diagnosed & Undiagnosed as a cause of deathDr. Pinal Shah,Dr. Shivangi Gandhi
Original article: Pattern of mortality in Sudden Death, Int J of Community Medicine & Public HealthDr.Pinkal Shah,Dr.Bhavna Gamit,Dr.Pinal Shah,Dr. ChintanDalal
Impact of Histopathological Examination of Appendix in Context to Clinical Management of Patients.Annals of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineDr. M.M.Patel,Dr. Rhuta J Shah
Bone marrow examination in cases of pancytopenia: International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences Shah Petal.Int J Res Med Sci. 2017Dr. Pinal Shah,Dr. R.D.Patel,Dr. Bhavna Gamit,Dr. Shruti Gheewala
Study of various hematological parameters and Iron status among voluntary blood donors.Int J Med. Public Health. 2017; 7(1): 61-65Dr. Hemali Tailor,Dr.Prashant Patel,Dr. Amrish Pandya
Pap smear findings in uterine prolapse: a coincidence or indicator for impending malignancy International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health. 2016;5(4):819-22Dr. Hemali Tailor,Dr.V.M.Bhagat,Dr.Prashant Patel,Dr.Archana Patel,Dr. Sonal Italiya
A role of cervical PAP smear as a screening tool in diagnosis of lesions of cervix – a one year study, International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health, 2016, vol 5, issue 9Chandni B Patel,Pinal C Shah, Vasudha M Bhagat.
PAP smear findings in uterine prolapse, International Journal of Medical Science & Public Health, 2016, Vol5, issue 4Dr. Hemali Tailotr,Dr. V.M.Bhagat,Dr. Prashant Patel,Dr. Archana Patel,Dr. Sonal Italiya
Role of USG-guided FNAC in a case of hepatic mass lesion, SEAJCRR, Sep-oct (4), 2016Dr.V.M.Bhagat,Dr. Pinal Shah,Dr. Chandni patel,Dr. Heta Shah
Frequency of TB in cervical lymphadenopathy, International Journal of Medical Sciences and Public Health, 2016, Vol 5, issue 4 Dr.V.M.Bhagat,Dr.pinal Shah,Dr.Chandni Patel
Role of Fnac in diagnosis of cervical Lymphadenopathy.IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences.Vol15 Issue10 Ver XII Oct 2016 PP48-54 Dr. Deepshikha Dave,Dr. Arpita Nishal,Dr. R.N.Hathila,Dr. Chintal patel
Incidental findings in autopsy examination of liver: a study at tertiary care hospital. Int J Community Med Public Health. 2016; 3(3): 697-699.Dr. Prashant Patel,Dr. R. D. Patel,Dr. Hemali tailor,Dr. R N Hathila
Study of cervical pap smears in a tertiary care hospital of south Gujarat, India. IJRMS Jan 2016;4(1):286-288Dr. Hemali Tailor,Dr. R. D. Patel,Dr.Prashant Patel,Dr. V. M. Bhagat
The southeast asian journal of case report and review - role of RBC Alloimmunization in multiple transfused thalassaemia patient(INT J RES med sci.Dr.Amita Patel,Dr.Sejal Gamit,Dr.Mayuri Gohil
  1. Scrap cytology- can it replace punch biopsy diagnosis of oral lesions. Dr. B.M. Jha - IJMSP
  2. Mature cystic teratoma of gall bladder where do they come from? Dr. B.M. Jha- MJAFI
  3. c) Incidence of atherosclerosis in diff. coronary arteries in relation to Myocardial Infarction. Dr. B. M. Jha IJMSPH
  4. Analysis of bone lesions in tertiary care center. Dr. B. M. Jha - IJMSPH
  5. Role of squash smear technique in intraoperative diagnosis of CNS tumors. Dr. B.M. Jha- IJMSPH CD10-A new prognostic stromal marker in breast carcinoma, its utility, limitations and role in breast cancer pathogenesis. IJPM. Sayantan H Jana, Bharti M Jha, Chandni Patel, Dipan Jana, Anshul Agarwal
  6. Mature cystic teratoma of gall blader- A rare case and its pathogenesis. JAFI.
  7. Title: Effectiveness of image guided Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology in cases of Deep Seated Lesions: International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health,Dr. B. M. Jha, Dr. Ritesh Shah, Dr. Jitendra Patel
  8. Title: Solid Pseudopapillary neoplasm of the Pancreas mimicking a Pseudocyst of Pancreas- A Case report: Medical Journal Armed Forces India,Dr. B. M. Jha, Dr. Pinal Shah, Dr. Anshul Agrawal
  9. Title: Study on Cervical PAP smear examination in patient living with HIV: National Journal of Medical Research:Volume: March 2012,Dr. B.M. Jha, Dr. Mubin Patel, Dr. Komal Patel, Dr. Jitendra Patel
  10. Title: Hemoglobin A2 level- A Comparative study between patients with malaria and healthy individuals: National Journal of Medical Research: Volume: 2012: 2(1):63-66,Dr. B. M. Jha, Dr. Arpital Nishal, Dr. Jitendra Nishal
  11. Title: Correlation of hormonal receptor and Her2neu expression in Breast cancer. A study at tertiary care hospital in South Gujarat;National Journal Of Medical Research Volume: 2, Issue:3 July- September 2012,Dr. V.M. Bhagat,Dr. B.M. Jha, Dr. Prashant R. Patel
  12. Title: A clinic-pathological Study of 22 cases of pemphigus. National Journal Of Medical Research Volume: 2, Issue:3 July- September 2012,Dr. Prashant R. Patel
  13. Title: Analysis of gastrointestinal malignancy in our institute: A 5 year study; National journal of community medicine September 2012,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. Bhavna Gamit, Dr. Prashant R. Patel
  14. Title: Histopathological Study Of 100 Cases Of Vascular Tumors: National Journal Of Medical Research Volume: 2, Issue:2 April-June 2012.Dr. Prashant R. Patel
  15. Title: Idiopathic Giant Cell Myocarditis leading to sudden death.Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: 4(1), Jan-June 2012.Dr R.D. Patel, Dr. Bhavna Gamit, Dr. Pinal Shah, Dr. Suresh Padsala
  16. Title: SCC of Oropharangeal region in 17 year male- A rare case presentation. I.M.A.G.S.B, News Bulletin. Gujrat Medical Journal-February 2012,Dr. Swati Patel
  17. Title: Cervical Pap smear study and its utility in cancer screening, to specify the strategy for cervical cancer control; National journal of community medicine 2011; 2(1): 49-51,Dr. M.M. Patel, Dr. A.N. Pandya, Dr. Jigna Modi
  18. Title: Profile of pediatric malignancy: A three year study; National journal of community medicine 2011; 2(1): 24-27,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. Bhalodiya Jignasha
  19. Title: A report of few cases: post flood autopsy findings in urban patients with an unusual presentation of leptospirosis with hemorrhagi pneumonia in Government Medical College, Surat ; National journal of community medicine 2011; 2(1): 149-151,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. Bhavna Gamit, Dr. R. D. Patel, Dr. Rahul Modi
  20. Title: Primary adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast, histopathology and IHC correlation.Pathology and laboratory medicine 2011; 3(1): 72-85,Dr. M.M.Patel, Dr. Bhavna Gamit, Dr. Prashant R. Patel, Dr. Jigna Modi, Dr. R. D. Patel
  21. Title: Primary retroperitoneal synovial sarcoma; Pathology and laboratory medicine 2011; 3(2): 186-192,Dr. M.M.Patel, Dr. Bhavna Gamit, Dr. Prashant R. Patel, Dr. Jigna Modi
  22. Title: A case of invasive micropapillary of the breast with literature review. National journal of community medicine-2011; Volume 2, Issue-1, pg no 155-157, ISSN: 09763325,Dr. A. N. Pandya, Dr. Arpita Nishal, Dr. Hemali Tailor
  23. Title: A case of Malignant Low grade Endometrial Stramal Sarcoma; National Journal of Community Medicine; Volume 2 Issue 1 2011 Page 152-154,Dr. Amrish Pandya, Dr. Arpital Nishal, Dr. Hemali Tailor
  24. Title: Acute childhood leukemia : Our institutional experience regarding type age ,sex distribution and laboratory findings. Indian medical gazette sep.2008,vol CXLll-no.9,Dr. M. M. Patel
  25. Title: Clear Cell Sarcoma Diagnosis by Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology; Journal of Indian Medical Gazette; Volume: 2009-Vol CXL III no-12:489-492,Dr. Amrish Pandya, Dr. Arpital Nishal, Dr. Hemali Tailor
  26. Title: Single donor platelet versus random donor platelet concentrates in patients with thrombocytopenia; Journal of Pathology and Medicine Volume 2009: 1(2):121-35.Dr. Arpita Nishal, Dr. Jeetendra Patel
  27. Title: Clinicohistopathological correlation of Leprosy: Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology, Vol-74, Issue 2, March-April 2008, Page 174-176.Dr Hemali J Tailor, Dr Amrish Pandya
  28. Title: Vasoocculusion by sickled RBCs in 5 autopsy cases of sudden death. The Indian Journal of Pathology & Microbiology, 2007: 50(4); 914-916.Dr M M Patel, Dr Jigna Modi, Dr S M Patel, Dr R D Patel
  29. Title: Utility of scrape smear in diagnosis of Paget’s disease of breast: A case report. Journal of Cytology, 2007; 24(3) Patel M. M., Modi J P, Patel T S
  30. Title: Lepromatous lymphadenitis masquerading as lymphoma Leprosy Review (2005);76,87-90,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. Nipin Bagla, Dr. R.D.Patel, Dr. Mayur Jarag.
  31. Title: Microfilaria in cytology smears.Real culprits or trapped accidentally by needles?A study of 10 cases. Cytopathology 2005,16,1-2,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. Nipin Bagla, Dr. A.N. Pandya, Dr.C.Thakral
  32. Title: Cytologic Diagnosis of Peritoneal Malignant Mesothelioma; Journal of Cytology; Volume: 2004:21(3):147-148.Dr. V.M.Bhagat, Dr. A.J.Ahuja, Dr. R.D.Patel, Dr. Mayur Jarag.
  33. Title: Left shoulder region metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma as an Initial presentation :a case report. Indian J pathology, microbiology2004;47(1);59-61,Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. R.D.Patel, Dr. Mody S.R., Dr. Mayur Jarag,Dr. Nipin Bagla
  34. Title: Relationship of oral cancer with age, sex, site distribution and habits. Indian J pathology , microbiology 2004;47(2):195-197 Dr. M. M. Patel, Dr. A.N.Pandya
  35. Title: Incidental detection of microfilaria in breast lump aspiration. Journal of cytology 2003;(20)(2);106-107. Dr. M. M. Patel
  36. Title:Thrombocytopenia in Malaria: Correlation with various prevalent species.International journal of Medical science and public health 2013;2(4):945-949
  37. Title:Post burn Malignant Spindle Cell Tumour ( Sarcoma) diagnosed on cytology- A rare case reportPathology and laboratory medicine 2013;5 (2):141-142Indian
  38. Title:A rare case of metastatic Adenocarcinoma of Lung mimicking primary bone tumourPathology and laboratory medicine 2013;5(2):143-145
  39. Title:A rare case of multifactorial origin of Dermato-Fibrosarcoma protuberance diagnosed on cytologyInternational journal of medical science and public health 2013;2(4):1056-1057
  40. Title :Improved diagnosis of Tuberculosis in Lymph node cytology by bleach method for detection of acid fast bacilli in comparison to conventionalZiehlneelsen staining methodInternational journal of medical science and public health 2013;2(4):971-975
  41. Title:Fine needle aspiration cytology as a first line investigation in Thyroid lesionsNational journal of medical research 2013;3(2):106-110
  42. Title:Role of Immunohistochemistry in differential diagnosis of Round Cell TumourParipex-Indian journal of research 2013;3(5):217-220
  43. Title :Study of Metastasis in lymph node by FNAC: Our institutional experienceSouth Asian journal of Cancer 2013;1(4):451-454
  44. Title:Role of FNAC to analyze various causes of LymphadenopathyNational journal of medical research 2013;4(3):489-492
  45. Title:Immunohistochemistry : A diagnostic aid in differentiating primary epithelial ovarian tumours and tumours metastatic to the ovarySouth AsianJournalof Cancer 2013; 2(4):254-258
  46. Title:Characteristic and trends of malaria in Surat district of Gujarat: a hospital based studyInternational journal of Research in Medical Science 201(1):151-153
  47. Title: Metaplastic carcinoma in male breast – A Rare case pathology and laboratory medicine volume 7 (2) July –December 2015 (128-129).
  48. Title: An accidental finding of Pancreatic hemochromatosis in a thalassemia patient with splenectomy .Pathology and laboratory medicine volume-7(2) July –Dec 2015 (137-139).
  49. Title:A rare case of Chondroid chondroma –an unusual site, pre sacral region . Pathology and laboratory medicine volume-7(2) July –Dec 2015(140-142).

Poster Presentation in CME & Conference by Resident Doctors of the Department :

  1. Topic: Utility and importance of extensive sampling and multiple sectioning till accurate diagnosis and correct typing of malignancy: histopathology and Immunohistochemistry findings of true cut biopsy and excise mass in case of Neuroblastoma—Differentiating type Presented by Dr. Reena Dudhat, Dr. Pinkal Shah, Dr. Pinal Shah, Dr. Mayur Jarag, Dr. R.N. Hathila, Dr. B.M.Jha
  2. Topic: Utility of Fine needle aspiration cytology in diagnosis and grading of Mucoepidermoid carcinoma—Series of 3 cases ( A case report) Presented by Dr. Sonal Italiya, Dr. M.M. Patel
  3. Topic: Detection of carotid body tumor ( Paraganglioma) by Fine needle aspiration cytology in patient with clinical suspicious of tuberculosis Presented by Dr. Bhargav Kaptan, Dr. Hemali Tailor, Dr. V.M.Bhagat
  4. Topic: Fine needle aspiration cytology and histopathology findings with vital role of Immunohistochemistry in accurate diagnosis and correct typing of malignancy,Small round cell tumor— A case report of Paranasal Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma.Presented by Dr. Peeyush Saini, Dr. Pinal Shah, Dr. R.N. Hathila, Dr. V.M. Bhagat, Dr. B.M. Jha
  5. Topic: Fanconi anaemia diagnosis in bone marrow failure syndrome—A case report.Presented by Dr. Janki Patel, Dr. Zarna Dhandha, Dr. Benazeer Mansuri, Dr. M.M. Patel
  6. Topic: Role of Immunohistochemistry in diagnosis spectrum of Phyllodes tumor,Presented by Dr. Zarna Dhandha, Dr. Janki Patel, Dr Benazeer Mansuri, Dr. M.M. Patel
  7. Topic: a case of P.Vivax malaria with abnormal hemoglobin E.Presented by Dr. Benazeer Mansuri, Dr. Janki Patel, Dr. Zarna Dhandh, Dr. Ketan Mangukiya, Dr. M.M.Patel

18 resident doctors from Department of Pathology, GMC, Surat has attended 40th GAPM at Vapi. Among which Dr. Nikita J. Patel (2nd year resident) has won 2nd prize in poster presentation on Case report of Systemic Amylodosis.

Paper Presentation:

  • Inpact of Histopathological examination of Appendix in context to clinical management of patient.Dr. Rhuta Shah (3rd Year Resident)Guides: Dr.Mandakini M. Patel (Additional professor)
  • Histopathological spectrum of cervical lesions in tertiary care centre of South Gujarat-Carcinoma Cervix is the leading cause of death.Dr. Ravi Lotlkar(2nd Year Resident)Guides:Dr.Mandakini M. Patel (Additional professor), Dr. Mala Jain (3rd Year Resident)

Poster Presentation:

  • Case report: Systemic Amyloidosis

Dr. Nikita J. Patel (2nd year resident), Dr. Priya Gameti (2nd year resident) Guides: Dr.V.M.Bhagat(Additional professor), Dr.Komal Patel(Assistant Professor), Dr.Hemali Tailor(Assistant Professor), Dr.Chandani Patel(Tutor)

  • Vitamin B12 status among moderate and severely anemic patient at tertiory care centre at south Gujarat- A cross sectional study

Dr. Archana Patel (Tutor) Guides: Dr.B.M.Jha(H.O.D), Dr.Prashant R Patel Assistant Professor), Dr.Komal Patel(Assistant Professor)


Dr.Bhumika Golakiya (2nd year Resident) Dr.Bhumika Golakiya (2nd year Resident) Guides: Dr.Mandakini M. Patel (Additional professor), Dr. R. N. Hathila (Additional professor), Dr.Pinal Shah (Assistant professor), Dr.MayurJarag (Associate Professor)

  • Struma Ovarii- A Case Report

Dr. Devang Patel(2nd year Resident) Guides: Dr.M.M.Patel((Additional professor),) Dr.R.N.Hathila ((Additional professor),) Dr.Rahul Modi(Assistant professor),Dr. Taher Chharchhodawala (Tutor)

  • A Case Report- Gaucher’s Disease

Dr. Anisha Rajani (2nd year Resident) Guides: Dr. R. N. Hathila (Additional professor), Dr.Pallavi (Tutor)

  • A rare case of Peutz- jeghers type hamartomatous polyp

Dr. Chintal Patel (2nd year Resident) Guides: Dr. R. N. Hathila(Additional professor), Dr.Pinal Shah (Assistant professor),Dr.Arpita Nishal (Associate Professor)

  • Clinicohaematological profile in case series of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia

Dr. Nency Gandhi(2nd year resident) Guides: Dr.Komal Patel (Assistant Professor), Dr.S.M.Patel (Assistant Professor)

  • A case report: Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumour

Dr. Shruti Gheewala (2nd year resident) Guides: Dr.Pinal Shah (Assistant professor), Dr. R. N. Hathila (Additional professor), Dr.Pallavi (Tutor)

  • Variants of Astrocytoma: Our institional Experiance

Dr. Pankaj Ramani (2nd Year Resident) Guides: Dr. Mandakini M Patel (Additional Professor), Dr. R. N. Hathila (Additional professor), Dr.S.M.Patel (Assistant Professor)

  • Two Case reports of Low Grade Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasm

Dr. Khushbu P Shah (1st year resident) Guides: Dr. Mandakini M Patel (Additional Professor) Dr. Pinal Shah (Assistant Professor) Dr. Taher Chharchhodawala (Tutor) Dr. Rhuta Shah (Resident)

APCON 2016 at Jaipur One of our Resident presented poster at APCON 2016 at Jaipur

  • Cytological Detection of Microfilaria in Unsuspected Clinical scenario

Dr. Shivani Kumawat (2nd Year Resident) Guides: Dr.B.M.Jha(H.O.D), Dr.V.M.Bhagat(Additional professor),Dr. B. Gamit (Associate Professor)

Oral Papers and Posters

Title (2019) Author
Variants of Liposarcoma: A series of 3 cases. 2019Dr.Shruti Mavani, Dr. Vasudha M. Bhagat (Additional Professor)
Acute amoebic appendicitis : A rare case report. 2019.Dr. Ajay Tilala,Dr.Mubin Patel, Dr. R. N. Hathila, Dr.Mandakini Patel
A case of Neuroendocrine tumour of pancreas – a rare entity with diagnostically challenging tumour. 2019Dr.Dipali Shukla, Dr, Mubin Patel, Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr. Komal Patel
Triple neoplasm in autopsy examination - a case report 2019Dr.AshaVinzuda,Dr.Prashant Patel, Dr.SejalGamit, Dr.Deepshikha Dave, Dr.Vishakha Gupta
Role of fine needle aspiration cytology in as adjunct diagnostic aid in preoperative presumptive diagnosis of Ameloblastoma.2019Dr.Devang Painter,Dr. V M bhagat
Adult cystic nephroma: a rare case reportDr.BhavikaDholiya, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr.R.N.Hathila, Dr.BhavnaGamit, Dr.Khushbu Shah
Diagnosis of Sickle cell disease/trait and other hemoglobinopathies among patients of south Gujarat region-by high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) - A study of 5449 cases.Dr.Bhoomika Narola,Dr.Rahul Modi , Dr.Mubin Patel, Dr.Mandakini M. patel , Dr.Shuresh padsala
Pre PMF - a rare case presentationDr.Pooja Goyani,Dr.Himani Bajaj, Dr.R.N.Hathila
Pre PMF - a rare case presentationDr.Himanshu Patel ,Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Mubin Patel, Dr.Sharmishtha Patel
An autopsy report of Autosomal Dominant (adult) Polycystic Kidney DiseaseDr.Sheetal Sheth, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr,Pinkal Shah, Dr.Archna Shah
A rare case of metastatic leiomyosarcoma to lung and liver.Dr.Jahnavi Vyas,Dr.V.M.Bhagat, Dr.S.M.Patel, Dr.Pinkal Shah
IHC- potential diagnostic tool in intradural extramedullary ependymoma of lumbar spine L1-L2,Dr.Krutika Patel,Dr. V M Bhagat
rare case of sporadic ovarian sex cord stromal tumor with annular tubules,Dr.Krutika Patel,Dr. V M Bhagat
histological spectrum of neoplastic and non neoplastic lesions of thyroid -a study of 56 cases.Dr.Krutika Patel,Dr. V M Bhagat
Ertheim Chestler diasease with multicystic involvement a diagnostic challenge.Dr. Siddhi, Dr.Arpita Nishal, Komal Patel, Dr.V.M.Bhagat, Dr.Nency Gandhi, Dr.Sneha Patwari
Double heterozygous HbS and hbD punjab trait(A Case report) 2019Dr.SmitaGamit, Dr.ArpitaNishal, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr.Sejal Gamit, Dr.Archna Patel
Thyroid cytology: two year audit for quality assurance based on Bethesda systemDr. Swati Vij, Dr.M.M.P
Pulmonary bone marrow embolism -A rare finding in autopsyDr.Neha Shahu, Dr.Bhavna Gamit, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr. Suresh Padsala
An unusual presentation of Rectal Mucinous adenocarcinoma in a 15 years old maleDr.Kinjal Chandpara, Dr.R. N. Hathila, Dr.M M P, Dr.Mubin Patel,Dr.Himani Bajaj, Dr.Razvin Somani.
Plasmablastic lymphoma of the gastrointestinal tract – A rare entity with a challenging differential diagnosis Dr.Rishikesh Balvalli, Dr. R N Hathila, Dr. Pinal Shah, Dr. Arpita Nishal
Fostering professionalism in first year of MBBSDr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Rishikesh Balvalli
Acanthomatous ameloblastoma: histological case report.Dr.Kuntal Patel,Dr. R N Hathila,Dr.Pinal Shah,Dr.Archana Patel
Title 2018Author
Autopsy findings in sudden death in adults-A retrospective study of 120 cases 2018Dr.Jainisha Chaudhry,Dr. Rahul Modi
Quality Indicators: A fundamental tool for quality and laboratory safetyDr.Sneha Patwari , Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr.Neha Kamble
A case of rhabdomyosarcoma- alveolar type in a 32 year old male presented with nasal mass 2018Dr.Nidhi Shihora,Dr Bhavna gamit,Dr deepshikha dave,Dr s.m.patel
Medley of Bone Marrow Examination- Our experience of retrospective cross sectional study of 1 year (2018 amcon)Dr. Nikita Rupareliya, Dr Vasudha Bhagat
Histopathological spectrum of Meningiomas- Our institutional study(NPSICON 2018)Dr. Nikita Rupareliya, Dr Vasudha Bhagat
Poster- a case study of diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis by FNA Paper- variant hemoglobin spectrum diagnosed by cation exchange HPLC in tertiary care centerDr.Razwin Somani, Dr. M.M.Patel, Dr.Sejal Gamit
Parasitic and fungal infection encountered in surgical pathology specimen - our institution experience 2018Dr.Khushbu Shah, Dr.M.M.P
Metaanalysis of blood transfusion practice in pediatric patients in South Gujarat region at tertiary care hospital, suratDr.Khushbu Shah, Dr.M.M.P
Immunohistochemistry (IHC) - Potential diagnostic tool in lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma - 2018Dr.Sheetal Sheth, Dr.V.M.Bhagat, Dr.Prashant Shah, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr.Pinkal Shah
A rare case of epithelioid glioblastoma (WHO Grade 4) in a 12 year female. 2018Dr.JahnaviVyas, Dr.V.M.Bhagat
Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage- A rare complication in patient of hemophilia: A case report.2018.Dr.Jahnavi Vyas, Dr.V.M.Bhagat,Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr. Pinal Shah,Dr.Nikita Rupareliya, Dr.Vimpy Web
Mature Sacrococcygeal teratoma- case reportDr.Siddhi Patel, Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Komal Patel, Dr Nency Gandhi
A case of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans at an unusual site -aapm ( Ahmedabad chapter of Gapm)Dr.Himani Bajaj, Dr R. N. Hathila,Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr V.M.Bhagat, Dr.Komal Patel,Dr.Sejal Gamit,
An autopsy case of renal amyloidosis- International CME in pathology- Histopathology and cytology, GoaDr.Himani Bajaj, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr.PInkal Shah, Dr.Archna Patel
Immunohistochemical distinction between reactive mesothelial cells and adenocarcinoma cells in serous effusions - clinical, cytological and Immunohistochemical correlation ( IHC THE MANTRA OF OUR ERA-LONAVALA 2018)Dr Neha Shahu,Dr.Bhavna Gamit, Dr.Deepshikha Dave
Cytomorphological study of palpable breast lump: A review of 227 cases (Paper presentation at Ahmadabad chapter of GAPM 2018)Dr.Neha Shahu,Dr.Bhavna Gamit
Sialadenosis Of Parotid Gland: A Cytomorphological Significance In The Diagnosis Of An Uncommon EntityDr.Priyanka Gandhi, Dr.M.M.Patel,Dr, Bhavna Gamit, Dr.S.M.Patel, Dr.Mubin Patel
A rare case of metastatic adenocarcinoma of cervical lymphnode from occult primary ovarian carcinoma-diagnosed on cytology Dr.Dipti Rupala, Dr. Komal Patel, Dr.R.N Hathila
Incidental detection of HbE-Beta thalassemia – a case reportDr.Hetal Malaviya, Dr. Prashant Patel, Dr. Sejal Gamit, Dr.Pooja Goyani
A Histomorphological pattern analysis of cerebral infection & infestation in Autopsy examination- Our institutional experienceDr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr.pinal shah
Membranous basal cell adenoma- A rare entity in an preauricular regionDr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr. Vasudha Bhagat, Dr.Prashant Patel, Dr. Deepshikha Dave, Dr.Pinal shah
A case of metastatic malignancy with unknown primary turns out to be Hepatocellular CarcinomaDr.Kinjal Chandpara, Dr.Khushbu Shah,Dr.Mandakini M. Patel
Tuberculosis : Diagnosed & Undiagnosed as a cause of death in Autopsy observation-Insight into an old disease.Dr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr.Pinal Shah
Role of Papanicolaou's smears as a screening tool in the diagnosis of lesions of cervixDr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr.pinal Shah
Role of immunohistochemistry in accurate characterization of malignant small round cell tumourDr.Komal Paghdhar, Dr.R.N.Hathila, Dr.V.M.Bhagat, Dr.Arpita Nishal
Squamous cell carcinoma and its histopathological variants-institutional case seriesDr.Komal Paghdhar, Dr.R.N.Hathila, Dr.V.M.Bhagat
Title 2017Author
Pigmented Neurofibroma arising in setting of Neurofibromatosis Type-I - A Case Report(GAPM rajkot 2017)Dr. Nikita Rupareliya, Dr.Vasudha Bhagat, Dr. Komal Patel, Dr.Priya Vijaykumar
Spectrum and frequency based analysis of non neoplastic and neoplastic lesion of ovaryDr.Khushbu shah
Case of recurrent synovial sarcoma in 60 year old maleDr.Vimpy
Two case report of mucinous cystadenoma of appendixDr.Khushbu shah
A case study of diagnosing TB lymphadenotos by FNACDr.Khushbu shah
A rare case of multilocular renal cell carcinoma- rapmDr.Himani Bajaj, Dr.R.N.Hathila, Dr.Arpita Nishal,Dr sejal Gamit, Dr Devang Patel
A rare case of solitary fibrous tumour arising in pre sacral areaDr.Siddhi Patel, Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Komal Patel, Dr Nency Gandhi
Solid PseudopapillaryTumor Of The Pancreas: An Enigmatic Tumor Case ReportDr.Priyanka Gandhi, Dr Vasudha Bhagat,Dr sejal Gamit,Dr Bhavna Gamit
A rare case of malignant paraganglioma of urinary bladderDr Himani Bajaj, Dr. Devang Patel. Dr.Arpita Nishal, Dr.Sejal Gamit, Dr. R.N Hathila
Cardiac cysticercosis &Neurocysticercosis causing sudden death- A rare case reportDr.Shivangi Gandhi, Dr.Pinal Shah, Dr Pinkal Dalal,Dr Archana Patel


  • NABL Accreditation: Hematology, Cytology & Histopathology investigations of Pathology Department under NCHSLS is granted accreditation by NABL on 6th July 2012 for the period of 31/10/2018 to 30/10/2020.

*It has NABL accredited Clinical Laboratory Certificate Scope

* Sickle cell Laboratory: Department of Pathology run Sickle cell laboratory which is designated as tertiary care center laboratory under “ Sickle Cell Anemia Control Program” since March 2006. Sickle Cell Anemia Control Program was awarded “