Edward B. Stelow, M.D.

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Edward B. Stelow, M.D.

Edward B. Stelow, M.D.


Edward B. Stelow, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pathology


Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, MD
Residency AP/CP: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Surg Path Fellowship: Univesity of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Cytopath Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN


Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology with special interest in Pancreatobiliary and Head and Neck Pathology.


Pancreatic and head and neck neoplasia


  • Chute DJ, Stelow EB., Cytology of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma variants.  Diagn Cytopathol. 2009 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19582815
  • Stelow EB, French CA., Carcinomas of the upper aerodigestive tract with rearrangement of the nuclear protein of the testis (NUT) gene (NUT midline carcinomas). Adv Anat Pathol. 2009 Mar;16(2):92-6. PMID: 19550370
  • Haack H, Johnson LA, Fry CJ, Crosby K, Polakiewicz RD, Stelow EB, Hong SM, Schwartz BE, Cameron MJ, Rubin MA, Chang MC, Aster JC, French CA.  Diagnosis of NUT Midline Carcinoma Using a NUT-specific Monoclonal Antibody.  Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Apr 9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19363441
  • Bellizzi AM, Stelow EB., Pancreatic cytopathology: a practical approach and review. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2009 Mar;133(3):388-404. Review. PMID: 19260745
  • Jo VY, Mills SE, Cathro HP, Carlson DL, Stelow EB., Low-grade sinonasal adenocarcinomas: the association with and distinction from respiratory epithelial adenomatoid hamartomas and other glandular lesions.Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Mar;33(3):401-8. PMID: 19011560
  • Stelow EB, Pambuccian SE, Bauer TW, Moskaluk CA, Klimstra DS.
    Mucus rupture (extrusion) and duct expansion/expansive growth are not diagnostic of minimal invasion when seen with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms. Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Feb;33(2):320-1; author reply 321-2. PMID: 18824892
  • Policarpio-Nicolas ML, Covell J, Moore K, Stelow EB.
    "Paintbrush" appearance of Penicillium species in Thin-Prep cervico-vaginal (Pap) test.  Diagn Cytopathol. 2008 Oct;36(10):721-2. PMID: 18773437
  • Alsharif M, Andrade RS, Groth SS, Stelow EB, Pambuccian SE.
    Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial fine-needle aspiration: the University of Minnesota experience, with emphasis on usefulness, adequacy assessment, and diagnostic difficulties. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Sep;130(3):434-43. PMID: 18701418
  • Kerr SE, Bellizzi AM, Stelow EB, Frierson HF Jr, Policarpio-Nicolas ML. Initial assessment of fine-needle aspiration specimens by telepathology: validation for use in pathology resident-faculty consultations.Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Sep;130(3):409-13. PMID: 18701414
  • Bourne TD, Bellizzi AM, Stelow EB, Loy AH, Levine PA, Wick MR, Mills SE. p63 Expression in olfactory neuroblastoma and other small cell tumors of the sinonasal tract. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Aug;130(2):213-8. PMID: 18628089
  • Thrall MJ, Pambuccian SE, Stelow EB, McKeon DM, Miller L, Savik K, Gulbahce HE. Impact of the more restrictive definition of atypical squamous cells introduced by the 2001 Bethesda System on the sensitivity and specificity of the Papanicolaou test: a 5-year follow-up study of Papanicolaou tests originally interpreted as ASCUS, reclassified according to Bethesda 2001 criteria. Cancer. 2008 Jun 25;114(3):171-9. PMID: 18454461
  • LeGallo RD, Stelow EB, Ramirez NC, Atkins KA.
    Diagnosis of hydatidiform moles using p57 immunohistochemistry and HER2 fluorescent in situ hybridization. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 May;129(5):749-55. PMID: 18426735
  • Guled M, Myllykangas S, Frierson HF Jr, Mills SE, Knuutila S, Stelow EB. rray comparative genomic hybridization analysis of olfactory neuroblastoma. Mod Pathol. 2008 Jun;21(6):770-8. Epub 2008 Apr 11. PMID: 18408657
  • Stelow EB, Bellizzi AM, Taneja K, Mills SE, Legallo RD, Kutok JL, Aster JC, French CA. NUT rearrangement in undifferentiated carcinomas of the upper aerodigestive tract. Am J Surg Pathol. 2008 Jun;32(6):828-34. PMID: 18391746
  • Shia J, Tang LH, Weiser MR, Brenner B, Adsay NV, Stelow EB, Saltz LB, Qin J, Landmann R, Leonard GD, Dhall D, Temple L, Guillem JG, Paty PB, Kelsen D, Wong WD, Klimstra DS. Is nonsmall cell type high-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the tubular gastrointestinal tract a distinct disease entity? Am J Surg Pathol. 2008 May;32(5):719-31. PMID: 18360283
  • Bellizzi AM, Bourne TD, Mills SE, Stelow EB.
    The cytologic features of sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma and olfactory neuroblastoma. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Mar;129(3):367-76. PMID: 18285258
  • Stelow EB, Policarpio-Nicolas ML, Sudduth KW, LeGallo RD.
    Burkitt lymphoma. Diagn Cytopathol. 2008 Mar;36(3):172-3. No abstract available. PMID: 18231998
  • Stelow EB, Murad FM, Debol SM, Stanley MW, Bardales RH, Lai R, Mallery S. A limited immunocytochemical panel for the distinction of subepithelial gastrointestinal mesenchymal neoplasms sampled by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Feb;129(2):219-25. PMID: 18208801
  • Stelow EB, Shami VM, Abbott TE, Kahaleh M, Adams RB, Bauer TW, Debol SM, Abraham JM, Mallery S, Policarpio-Nicolas ML. The use of fine needle aspiration cytology for the distinction of pancreatic mucinous neoplasia. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Jan;129(1):67-74. PMID: 18089490
  • Thrall M, Jessurun J, Stelow EB, Adsay NV, Vickers SM, Whitson AK, Saltzman DA, Pambuccian SE. Multicystic adenomatoid hamartoma of the pancreas: a hitherto undescribed pancreatic tumor occurring in a 3-year-old boy. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2008 Jul-Aug;11(4):314-20. Epub 2007 Jul 17. PMID: 17990924


A current list of Dr. Stelow's journal publications can be obtained from PubMed.