Dr. Prashant Pranesh Joshi

Dr. Prashant Pranesh Joshi

Assistant Professor, PATHOLOGY

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2007) from JIPMER, Puducherry.

MD in Pahtology (2011) from AIIMS New Delhi.

DipRCPath in Histopathology (2018) from Royal College of Pathologists, UK.

Email :Prashant.patho@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

    1. Histopathology & Cytopathology
    2. Bone & Soft Tissue Pathology
    3. Rapid On-site diagnosis


    1. Indian Academy of Cytologists
    2. Royal College of Pathologists

Honors / Awards

  1. Pratibha Scholarship, 2000, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
  2. Best poster award, Delhi Chapter IAPM, 2011


  1. Agrawal S, Anthony ML, Paul P, et al. Accuracy of Breast Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy Using the International Academy of Cytology Yokohama System in Clinico-Radiologically Indeterminate Lesions: Initial Findings Demonstrating Value in Lesions of Low Suspicion of Malignancy. Acta Cytologica. 2021;65(3):220–226.
  2. Puthalath AS, Samanta R, Joshi P, Jayaraj S. Bilateral multifocal choroidal metastasis as the presenting feature of non-small-cell lung carcinoma. BMJ Case Reports. 2021;14(4).
  3. Dhanta A, Taneja G, Hazarika N, Joshi P. Clinicopathological and dermoscopic features in blashkoid angioma serpiginosum. Dermatology practical & conceptual. Published online 2021:e2021107–e2021107.
  4. Divyalakshmi C, Kansal NK, Joshi PP, Singh D, Others. Involvement of palms in leprosy: An unusual clinical manifestation. Clinical Dermatology Review. 2021;5(1):110.
  5. Agrawal S, Anthony ML, Paul P, et al. Prospective evaluation of accuracy of fine-needle aspiration biopsy for breast lesions using the International Academy of Cytology Yokohama System for reporting breast cytopathology. Diagnostic Cytopathology. Published online 2021.
  6. Arora K, Dhanta A, Hazarika N, Joshi P, Others. The convergence of extragenital lichen sclerosus with generalized vitiligo–an unusual presentation. Pigment International. 2021;8(1):55.
  7. Sahai R, Rajkumar B, Joshi P, et al. Interobserver reproducibility of The Paris System of Reporting Urine Cytology on cytocentrifuged samples. Diagnostic Cytopathology. Published online Junie 2020. doi:10.1002/dc.24476
  8. Kansal NK, Joshi PP, Dhanta A, Hazarika N, Divyalakshmi C. A masquerading solitary skin lesion: Unusual presentation of multibacillary leprosy with dermoscopic assistance in diagnosis. Indian Dermatology Online Journal. 2020;11(4):632.
  9. Sharma G, Gupta S, Sajeevan S, Arora R, Joshi P, Gupta M. Aneurysmal Bone cyst of Lumbar Spine: Case report and Review of Literature. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences. 2020;2(5).
  10. Chaturvedi J, Joshi P, Goyal N, Sharma AK, Mittal RS, Sharma R. Aspergillus masquerading as clival chordoma. Surgical Neurology International. 2020;11.
  11. Bhatia R, Hazarika N, Chandrasekaran D, Joshi P. Bleeding erosions in a man with psoriasis. Postgraduate medical journal. 2020;96(1131):53–54.
  12. Chawla L, Grover N, Joshi P, Singh P. CHAOS: A fetal autopsy report. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care. 2020;9(8):4448.
  13. Anthony ML, Durgapal P, Joshi P, et al. Diagnostic pitfall of a rare variant of angiomyolipoma, epithelioid angiomyolipoma-a case report. The Pan African Medical Journal. 2020;37.
  14. Arora RK, Bhargava P, Arora P, Joshi P, Basu G, Mittal RS. Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor: A Rare Brain Tumor with Excellent Seizure Control after Surgical Resection. Indian Journal of Neurosurgery. Published online 2020.
  15. Verma R, Gowda VN, Singh A, Priya M, Kishore S, Joshi PP. Epistaxis: the cause found beyond the nose. Autopsy and Case Reports. 2020;11.
  16. Verma R, Anthony ML, Durgapal P, Joshi PP, Gupta A, Singh A. Histological Overlap in IgG4 Related and Xanthogranulomatous Cholecystitis: A Diagnostic Challenge. Tropical Gastroenterology. 2020;41(1):51–53.
  17. Sahai R, Rajkumar B, Joshi P, et al. Interobserver reproducibility of the Paris system of reporting urine cytology on cytocentrifuged samples. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2020;48(11):979–985.
  18. Mallik D, Ravi B, Kumar N, Chattopadhyay D, Syed A, Joshi P. Invasive ductal carcinoma of breast and squamous cell carcinoma of anterior chest wall—A rare collision. Clinical Case Reports. 2020;8(9):1618–1621.
  19. Kumari N, Anthony ML, Durgapal P, Joshi PP, Rajput D, Singh A. Ossifying fibromyxoid tumor: Fine-needle aspiration cytology findings of a rare soft tissue neoplasm. Diagnostic cytopathology. 2020;48(4):396–400.
  20. Pandey L, Sehrawat A, Yanthan Y, Joshi P, Gupta M. Paraneoplastic Transaminitis—a Rare Manifestation of Ovarian Cancer. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2020;11(2):182–184.
  21. Basu G, Anthony ML, Bakliwal A, et al. Primary anaplastic lymphoma kinase-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma of cervical spine presenting with quadriplegia: A case report and literature review. Surgical Neurology International. 2020;11.
  22. Ahuja S, Bharati V, Gupta A, Joshi PP, Kant R, Singh A. Reed Sternberg-Like Cells in an Aggressive Lymphoma: Report of a Rare Case and Review of Literature. HEMATOLOGY. Published online 2020.
  23. Prakash V, Saini LK, Joshi P, Goyal K, Sindhwani G, Pai VS. Tuberculous vasculitic lung mass: Unique presentation of a common disease. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 2020;67(4):571–574.
  24. Arora K, Dhanta A, Kansal NK, Joshi P, Others. Tuberculous verrucosa cutis with a sporotrichoid distribution. International Journal of Mycobacteriology. 2020;9(2):220.
  25. Kumar S, Mishra M, Goyal K, Bhatt R, Joshi P, Bansal S. Acute fibrinous organizing pneumonia: a rare lung pathology. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 2019;89(2).
  26. Hazarika N, Chandrasekaran D. Bleeding erosions in a man with psoriasis. Published online 2019.
  27. Hazarika N, Vathulya M, Joshi PP, Bhatia R. Congenital erosive and vesicular dermatosis in a young girl: a diagnostic dilemma. International journal of dermatology. 2019;58(11):e212–e214.
  28. Durgapal P, Joshi PP, Gupta A, Gupta A, Kishore S, Singh A. Granulomatous inflammation still fooling surgeons. Tropical doctor. 2019;49(3):252–253.
  29. Panda SK, Paliwal D, Joshi P, Shalimar, Satpathy G. HEPATITIS E VIRUS LIFE CYCLE: ROLE OF REGULATORY RNAs. In: HEPATOLOGY. Vol 70. WILEY 111 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN 07030-5774, NJ USA; 2019:636A-637A.
  30. Ibrahim A, Sikdar D, Raut SN, et al. Inguinal Lymphadenopathy in Carcinoma Gall Bladder: An Unusual Site of Metastasis. International Research Journal of Oncology. Published online 2019:1–4.
  31. Kansal NK, Hazarika N, Upadhyaya A, Joshi PP. Umbilicated lesions in a de novo case of histoid leprosy. Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft= Journal of the German Society of Dermatology: JDDG. 2019;17(3):333–335.
  32. Kansal NK, Hazarika N, Upadhyaya A, Joshi PP. Zentral eingedellte Läsionen bei einer de novo histoiden Lepra. Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft= Journal of the German Society of Dermatology: JDDG. 2019;17(3):333–335.
  33. Gupta A, Kant R, Ravi B, Joshi P. Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: pseudo tumor of gall bladder. HPB. 2018;20:S715–S716.
  34. Joshi P, Das P, Iyer V, Gupta SD, Others. Cytocentrifuged biopsy fixative preparation: A simple cost-effective technique facilitating microscopic diagnosis of lumen-dwelling intestinal parasites. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 2017;60(2):202.
  35. Paliwal D, Joshi P, Panda SK. Hepatitis E Virus (HEV) egress: Role of BST2 (Tetherin) and interferon induced long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) BISPR. PloS one. 2017;12(11):e0187334.
  36. Purkait S, Mallick S, Joshi PP, et al. Retroperitoneal and mediastinal follicular dendritic cell sarcoma: report of 3 cases with review of literature. Hematological oncology. 2017;35(3):374–379.
  37. Pai G, Shah SK, Pal A, Joshi P, Dhimal HP, Kabra SK. Disseminated BCG disease with unusual manifestations. Pediatric Infectious Disease. 2016;8(3):81–83.
  38. Jain N, Khullar B, Oswal N, et al. TLR-mediated albuminuria needs TNFα-mediated cooperativity between TLRs present in hematopoietic tissues and CD80 present on non-hematopoietic tissues in mice. Disease models & mechanisms. 2016;9(6):707–717.
  39. Joshi P, Agarwal S, Singh G, Xess I, Bhowmik D. “A fine needle aspiration cytology in time saves nine”—cutaneous phaeohyphomycosis caused by Exophiala jeanselmei in a renal transplant patient: Diagnosis by fine needle aspiration cytology. Journal of Cytology/Indian Academy of Cytologists. 2016;33(1):55.
  40. Joshi P, Mridha AR, Singh S, et al. Large lipid-rich mammary analogue secretory carcinoma of parotid gland: An unusual case. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 2015;58(3):351.
  41. Nath D, Arava S, Joshi P, Madan K, Mathur S, Others. Primary pulmonary leiomyosarcoma of lung: An unusual entity with brief review. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 2015;58(3):338.
  42. Jamal A, Swarnalatha M, Sultana S, Joshi P, Panda SK, Kumar V. The G1 phase E3 ubiquitin ligase TRUSS that gets deregulated in human cancers is a novel substrate of the S-phase E3 ubiquitin ligase Skp2. Cell cycle. 2015;14(16):2688–2700.
  43. Bothra M, Selvaperumal P, Kabra M, Joshi P. Disseminated cryptococcosis. Indian pediatrics. 2014;51(3):225–226.
  45. Das P, Vijay MK, Joshi P, Yadav R, Singh G, Others. Histological identification of Entomophthoromycosis in biopsy samples is required. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 2014;57(3):514.
  46. Jagya N, Varma SP, Thakral D, Joshi P, Durgapal H, Panda S. RNA-seq based transcriptome analysis of hepatitis E virus (HEV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) replicon transfected Huh-7 cells. PLoS One. 2014;5(9(2)):e87835.
  47. Panda SS, Agarwala S, Kabra SK, et al. Aortoesophageal fistula in a child. Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons. 2013;18(3):124.
  48. Singh G, Joshi P, Rao N, Seth A. Predominantly Tubular Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma: An Unusual Histological Presentation Reminiscent of a Neuroendocrine Tumor. International journal of surgical pathology. 2013;21(3):311–313.
  49. Sahai P, Joshi P, Sharma DN, et al. Malignant epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of liver. Translational Gastrointestinal Cancer. 2012;1(3):272–276.