• Assistant Professor
    2020-Present: Medical Director of the Tissue Core Research Laboratory of the UAB Pathology Department
    2017-2021: Medical Director of the Immunohstochemistry Laboratory of the UAB Pathology Department
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2021 Clinicopathologic features and outcome of head and neck mucosal spindle cell squamous cell carcinoma 2021
    2021 Discordance Between Immunohistochemistry and In Situ Hybridization to Detect HER2 Overexpression/Gene Amplification in Breast Cancer in the Modern Age: A Single Institution Experience and Pooled Literature Review Study: Discordance between HER2 overexpression and gene amplification in breast cancerClinical Breast Cancer2021
    2021 Poroid adnexal skin tumors with YAP1 fusions exhibit similar histopathologic features: A series of six YAP1-rearranged adnexal skin tumorsJournal of Cutaneous Pathology2021
    2020 Rare MDM2 amplification in a fat-predominant angiomyolipoma 2020
    2020 Clear cell papillary neoplasm of the breast with MAML2 gene rearrangement: Clear cell hidradenoma or low-grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma? 2020
    2020 Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder Is Not Associated With High-risk HPVUrology.  144:158-163. 2020
    2020 Morphology, p16, HPV, and outcomes in squamous cell carcinoma of the penis: a multi-institutional studyHuman Pathology.  96:79-86. 2020
    2020 Behavior of Cutaneous Adnexal Malignancies: a Single Institution ExperiencePathology and Oncology Research.  26:239-244. 2020
    2020 Gastric Sclerosing Epithelioid Fibrosarcoma Harboring a Rare FUS-CREM FusionInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology2020
    2020 NKX3.1 and Prostein Expression in Testicular Tissue and Sex Cord-stromal TumorsAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  44:61-67. 2020
    2019 GLI1-amplifications expand the spectrum of soft tissue neoplasms defined by GLI1 gene fusionsModern Pathology.  32:1617-1626. 2019
    2019 Spindle Epithelial Tumor with Thymus-Like Differentiation (SETTLE): A Next-Generation Sequencing StudyHead and Neck Pathology.  13:162-168. 2019
    2019 PAX8 Expression in Solitary Fibrous Tumor: A Potential Diagnostic PitfallApplied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology.  27:195-202. 2019
    2019 Rare case of squamous cell carcinoma arising from tunica vaginalis in a background of chronic hydroceleUrology Case Reports.  23:55-57. 2019
    2018 Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified, presenting with generalized ulcerated plaques and hypereosinophiliaJAAD Case Reports.  4:651-654. 2018
    2018 Intertriginous condyloma-like plaques and ulcersJAMA Dermatology.  154:609-610. 2018
    2018 Multilocular Thymic Cyst With Mucinous Differentiation: A Mimicker of Thymic Mucoepidermoid CarcinomaInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  26:35-36. 2018
    2017 Cutaneous Mixed Tumor and Recurrent Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma With Tyrosine-Rich Crystalloids: The Good, the Bad, and the PrettyInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  25:696-697. 2017
    2017 Primary Pulmonary Myxoid Sarcoma: A Newly Described Entity - Report of a Case and Review of the LiteratureInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  25:518-525. 2017
    2017 Purpura fulminans: A case report and review of all causesInfectious Diseases in Clinical Practice.  25:100-104. 2017
    2017 Primary cutaneous adenoid cystic carcinoma with MYB aberrations: report of three cases and comprehensive review of the literatureJournal of Cutaneous Pathology.  44:201-209. 2017
    2017 Predictors of Outcome in Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Salivary Glands: A Clinicopathologic Study With Correlation Between MYB Fusion and Protein ExpressionAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  41:1422-1432. 2017
    2016 Lethal melanoma in children: a clinicopathological study of 12 casesPathology.  48:705-711. 2016
    2016 Sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelidCancer Control : Journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center.  23:126-132. 2016
    2016 Comparing whole slide digital images versus traditional glass slides in the detection of common microscopic features seen in dermatitisJournal of Pathology Informatics.  7. 2016
    2016 Loss of H3K27me3 expression is a highly sensitive marker for sporadic and radiation-induced MPNSTAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  40:479-489. 2016
    2015 Basal cell carcinoma: Epidemiology, clinical and histologic features, and basic science overviewCurrent Problems in Cancer.  39:198-205. 2015
    2015 Current approaches to cutaneous sarcomas: Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans and cutaneous leiomyosarcomaCurrent Problems in Cancer.  39:248-257. 2015
    2015 Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and related entities: Epidemiology, clinical and histological features, and basic science overviewCurrent Problems in Cancer.  39:206-215. 2015
    2015 A genetic dichotomy between pure sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma (SEF) and hybrid SEF/low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: A pathologic and molecular study of 18 cases 2015
    2015 NF-κB essential modulator deficiency leading to disseminated cutaneous atypical mycobacteriaMediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious Diseases.  7. 2015
    2015 Primary renal sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma: Report of 2 cases with EWSR1-CREB3L1 gene fusionAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  39:365-373. 2015
    2015 Thymic Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Report of a Case With CTRC1/3-MALM2 Molecular StudiesInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  23:277-283. 2015
    2014 PRC2 is recurrently inactivated through EED or SUZ12 loss in malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumorsNature Genetics.  46:1227-1232. 2014
    2014 From the liver to the foot: A case of systemic embolism and acrometastasis in hepatocellular carcinomaGastrointestinal cancer research : GCR.  7:103-107. 2014
    2013 Lymph node extramedullary hematopoiesis in breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant therapy: A potential diagnostic pitfallInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  21:264-266. 2013
    2012 A large tumor on the right forearmJournal of The American Academy of Dermatology.  66. 2012


    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Genomic Applications in Melanoma.  509-540. 2018
    2018 Skin Infections.  542-647. 2018
    2016 . Melanoma Pathology.  10-29. 2016
    2016 Pathology of merkel cell carcinoma (primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin).  393-423. 2016
    2015 Melanocytic lesions 2015
    2012 Squamous cell carcinoma and its precursors 2012
    2010 Skin infections.  519-616. 2010

    Research Overview

  • Dermatopathology, Soft Tissue, Salivary Gland Neoplasms
  • Education And Training

  • Baystate Medical Center Pathology, Chief Resident 2012
  • Doctor of Medicine, National University of Asuncion 2003
  • Baystate Medical Center Pathology, Residency 2018
  • Hospital de Clinicas Pathology, Residency 2007
  • Moffitt Cancer Center / University of South Florida Pathology / Dermatology, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Pathology, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014
  • Tufts Medical Center Pathology, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2009
  • Full Name

  • Carlos Prieto Granada