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Jasvir Khurana, MD

Jasvir Khurana, MD


Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-5122

Fax:  215-707-5736

Email: jasvir.khurana@tuhs.temple.edu





Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Educational Background:


MBBS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 1978-1982


Residency in Pathology, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, 1991-1995


Fellow in Surgical Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 1996-1997

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Research Interests:


Bone pathology


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Khurana, Jasvir S. (2009). Bone Pathology.  New York, NY: Humana Press.


Bonakdarpour, Akbar, Reinus, William R., Khurana, Jasvir S. (2010). Diagnostic Imaging of Musculoskeletal Diseases: A Systematic Approach. New York, NY: Springer.


Khurana, Jasvir S., McCarthy, Edward F., Zhang, Paul J. (2010). Essentials in Bone and Soft-Tissue Pathology. New York, NY: Springer.


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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26493194. Parajuli S, Fowler JR, Balasubramanian E, Reinus WR, Gaughan JP, Rosenthal DI, Khurana JS, Problems with the pathological diagnosis of osteonecrosis. Skeletal Radiol :()2015 Oct 22

26003876. Imitola J, Wagoner J, Khurana JS, Rapid dissemination of granular cell astrocytoma arising from periventricular stem cell regions in chronic multiple sclerosis. J Neurooncol 124:1(147-9)2015 Aug

25962720. Liu JC, Parajuli S, Blackman E, Gibbs D, Ellis A, Hull A, Beck JR, Giri V, Iherjirka P, Khurana JS, Ragin CR, High prevalence of discordant human papillomavirus and p16 oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas in an African American cohort. Head Neck :()2015 May 12

25923123. Zuniga S, Khurana JS, Roehm PC, Eccrine Poroma of the External Auditory Canal. Otol Neurotol 36:8(e142-3)2015 Sep

24793090. Khurana JS, Wang X, Chen X, Perlman DH, Landweber LF, Transcription-independent functions of an RNA polymerase II subunit, Rpb2, during genome rearrangement in the ciliate, Oxytricha trifallax. Genetics 197:3(839-49)2014 Jul

24612279. Durra H, Khurana J, Flieder DB, Mediastinal adenofibroma: a case report. Histopathology 65:3(434-5)2014 Sep

24421944. Hoch M, Ali S, Agrawal S, Wang C, Khurana JS, Extraskeletal osteosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature. J Radiol Case Rep 7:7(15-23)2013 Jul

23946168. Anis MM, Zhao Z, Khurana J, Krynetskiy E, Soliman AM, Translational genomics of acquired laryngotracheal stenosis. Laryngoscope 124:5(E175-9)2014 May

23382650. Swart EC, Bracht JR, Magrini V, Minx P, Chen X, Zhou Y, Khurana JS, Goldman AD, Nowacki M, Schotanus K, Jung S, Fulton RS, Ly A, McGrath S, Haub K, Wiggins JL, Storton D, Matese JC, Parsons L, Chang WJ, Bowen MS, Stover NA, Jones TA, Eddy SR, Herrick GA, Doak TG, Wilson RK, Mardis ER, Landweber LF, The Oxytricha trifallax macronuclear genome: a complex eukaryotic genome with 16,000 tiny chromosomes. PLoS Biol 11:1(e1001473)2013

22996711. Katime EE, Khurana JS, Arosarena OA, Prostate cancer metastatic to the larynx: a case report. Ear Nose Throat J 91:9(E1-3)2012 Sep

22949909. Leng B, Zhang X, Ali S, Karpo M, Singh S, Herpen R, Zhang PJ, Khurana JS, Clear cell sarcoma: a case report with radiological and pathological features of an atypical case. Case Rep Oncol 5:2(449-54)2012 May

22618759. Ali S, Leng B, Reinus WR, Khilko N, Khurana JS, Parachordoma/myoepithelioma. Skeletal Radiol 42:3(431, 457-8)2013 Mar

22475353. Handal JA, Schulz JF, Florez GB, Kwok SC, Khurana JS, Samuel SP, Creation of rabbit bone and soft tissue tumor using cultured VX2 cells. J Surg Res 179:1(e127-32)2013 Jan

22196730. Khurana JS, Wang J, Xu J, Koppetsch BS, Thomson TC, Nowosielska A, Li C, Zamore PD, Weng Z, Theurkauf WE, Adaptation to P element transposon invasion in Drosophila melanogaster. Cell 147:7(1551-63)2011 Dec 23

22161768. Handal JA, John TK, Goldstein DT, Khurana JS, Saing M, Braitman LE, Samuel SP, Effect of atorvastatin on the cortical bones of corticosteroid treated rabbits. J Orthop Res 30:6(872-6)2012 Jun

21907594. Meyr AJ, Singh S, Zhang X, Khilko N, Mukherjee A, Sheridan MJ, Khurana JS, Statistical reliability of bone biopsy for the diagnosis of diabetic foot osteomyelitis. J Foot Ankle Surg 50:6(663-7)2011 Nov-Dec

21592362. Bhavsar T, Uppal G, Travaline JM, Gaughan C, Huang Y, Khurana JS, An unusual case of a microscopic alveolar adenoma coexisting with lung carcinoma: a case report and review of the literature. J Med Case Rep 5:(187)2011 May 18

21525744. Bhavsar T, Vincent G, Durra H, Khurana JS, Huang Y, Primary amyloidosis involving mesenteric lymph nodes: diagnosis by fine-needle aspiration cytology. Acta Cytol 55:3(296-301)2011

21326813. Ren S, Abuel-Haija M, Khurana JS, Zhang X, D2-40: an additional marker for myoepithelial cells of breast and the precaution in interpreting tumor lymphovascular invasion. Int J Clin Exp Pathol 4:2(175-82)2011 Jan 30

22470810. Ali S, Hoch M, Dadhania V, Khurana JS, CPPD crowned dens syndrome with clivus destruction: a case report. J Radiol Case Rep 5:8(30-7)2011

21179579. Khurana JS, Xu J, Weng Z, Theurkauf WE, Distinct functions for the Drosophila piRNA pathway in genome maintenance and telomere protection. PLoS Genet 6:12(e1001246)2010 Dec 16

21115802. Khurana JS, Theurkauf W, piRNAs, transposon silencing, and Drosophila germline development. J Cell Biol 191:5(905-13)2010 Nov 29

20703083. Chawla R, Procknow JA, Tantravahi RV, Khurana JS, Litvin J, Reddy EP, Cooperativity of Cdk4R24C and Ras in melanoma development. Cell Cycle 9:16(3305-14)2010 Aug 15

20614609. Khurana JS, Theurkauf WE, piRNA function in germline development :()2008

19732946. Klattenhoff C, Xi H, Li C, Lee S, Xu J, Khurana JS, Zhang F, Schultz N, Koppetsch BS, Nowosielska A, Seitz H, Zamore PD, Weng Z, Theurkauf WE, The Drosophila HP1 homolog Rhino is required for transposon silencing and piRNA production by dual-strand clusters. Cell 138:6(1137-49)2009 Sep 18

19079625. Draganova-Tacheva RA, Khurana JS, Huang Y, Hernandez E, Zhang X, Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the ovary associated with serous carcinoma with mucin production: a case report and literature review. Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2:3(304-9)2009

18645315. Feng B, Rowe L, Zhang PJ, Khurana JS, Cutaneous sarcomatoid carcinoma with features of giant cell tumor of soft parts--a case report. Am J Dermatopathol 30:4(395-7)2008 Aug

18558215. Molina EJ, Mayer K, Khurana J, Grewal H, Pleomorphic adenoma of the submandibular gland. J Pediatr Surg 43:6(1224-6)2008 Jun

15899398. Soliman A, Khurana JS, Punnett HH, Clonal abnormalities in a recurrent laryngeal papilloma. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 159:2(190-1)2005 Jun

15508192. Khurana JS, Ogino S, Shen T, Parekh H, Scherbel U, DeLong W, Feldman MD, Zhang PJ, Wolfe HJ, Alman BA, Bone morphogenetic proteins are expressed by both bone-forming and non-bone-forming lesions. Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:11(1267-69)2004 Nov

15205688. Seethala RR, Goldblum JR, Hicks DG, Lehman M, Khurana JS, Pasha TL, Zhang PJ, Immunohistochemical evaluation of microphthalmia-associated transcription factor expression in giant cell lesions. Mod Pathol 17:12(1491-6)2004 Dec

15123949. Dormans JP, Hanna BG, Johnston DR, Khurana JS, Surgical treatment and recurrence rate of aneurysmal bone cysts in children. Clin Orthop Relat Res :421(205-11)2004 Apr

14759433. Nasuti JF, Zhang PJ, Feldman MD, Pasha T, Khurana JS, Gorman JH 3rd, Gorman RC, Narula J, Narula N, Fibrillin and other matrix proteins in mitral valve prolapse syndrome. Ann Thorac Surg 77:2(532-6)2004 Feb

14626354. Blunk T, Sieminski AL, Appel B, Croft C, Courter DL, Chieh JJ, Goepferich A, Khurana JS, Gooch KJ, Bone morphogenetic protein 9: a potent modulator of cartilage development in vitro. Growth Factors 21:2(71-7)2003 Jun

12459630. Goldsmith JD, Pawel B, Goldblum JR, Pasha TL, Roberts S, Nelson P, Khurana JS, Barr FG, Zhang PJ, Detection and diagnostic utilization of placental alkaline phosphatase in muscular tissue and tumors with myogenic differentiation. Am J Surg Pathol 26:12(1627-33)2002 Dec

9498059. Donahue JE, Khurana JS, Adelman LS, Intracerebral hemorrhage in two patients with Down's syndrome and cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Acta Neuropathol 95:2(213-6)1998 Feb

1621156. Kattapuram SV, Khurana JS, Rosenthal DI, Percutaneous needle biopsy of the spine. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 17:5(561-4)1992 May

1646091. Khurana JS, Rosenberg AE, Kattapuram SV, Fernandez OS, Ehara S, Malignancy supervening on an intramedullary nail. Clin Orthop Relat Res :267(251-4)1991 Jun

2019056. Malawer MM, Buch R, Khurana JS, Garvey T, Rice L, Postoperative infusional continuous regional analgesia. A technique for relief of postoperative pain following major extremity surgery. Clin Orthop Relat Res :266(227-37)1991 May

2305070. Kattapuram SV, Lodwick GS, Chandler H, Khurana JS, Ehara S, Rosenthal DI, Porous-coated anatomic total hip prostheses: radiographic analysis and clinical correlation. Radiology 174:3 Pt 1(861-4)1990 Mar

2302886. Khurana JS, Mayo-Smith W, Kattapuram SV, Subtalar arthralgia caused by juxtaarticular osteoid osteoma. Clin Orthop Relat Res :252(205-8)1990 Mar

2403872. Mayo-Smith W, Rosenberg AE, Khurana JS, Kattapuram SV, Romero LH, Chondroblastoma of the rib. A case report and review of the literature. Clin Orthop Relat Res :251(230-4)1990 Feb

2321040. Kattapuram SV, Khurana JS, Scott JA, el-Khoury GY, Negative scintigraphy with positive magnetic resonance imaging in bone metastases. Skeletal Radiol 19:2(113-6)1990

2816502. Rosenthal DI, Mayo-Smith W, Hayes CW, Khurana JS, Biller BM, Neer RM, Klibanski A, Age and bone mass in premenopausal women. J Bone Miner Res 4:4(533-8)1989 Aug

2735276. Ehara S, Khurana JS, Kattapuram SV, Rosenberg AE, el-Khoury GY, Rosenthal DI, Osteolytic lesions of the patella. AJR Am J Roentgenol 153:1(103-6)1989 Jul

2721066. Khurana JS, Rosenthal DI, Rosenberg AE, Mankin HJ, Skeletal metastases in liposarcoma detectable only by magnetic resonance imaging. Clin Orthop Relat Res :243(204-7)1989 Jun

2678283. Kattapuram SV, Khurana JS, Rosenthal DI, Ehara S, Musculoskeletal applications of MRI. Radiat Med 7:2(47-54)1989 Mar-Apr

2781334. Ehara S, Kattapuram SV, Khurana JS, Rosenberg AE, Case report 551: Intraosseous ganglion of olecranon with vacuum phenomenon. Skeletal Radiol 18:4(329-30)1989

2749286. Ehara S, Khurana JS, Kattapuram SV, Pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis of the posterior elements. Skeletal Radiol 18:3(175-8)1989

2588040. Khurana JS, Kattapuram SV, Ehara S, Rosenberg AE, Yaw K, Case report 577. Metastatic paraganglioma. Skeletal Radiol 18:7(565-7)1989

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