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Pathology of the Mediastinum

Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK (February 28, 2014)

Evidence-Based Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 
Springer; New York, NY (2011 edition; July 27, 2011)

​Practical Pulmonary Pathology
Elsevier; New York, NY (2nd edition;June 1, 2011)

Diagnostic Histochemistry
Cambridge University Press; New York, NY (August 4, 2008)

Metastatic Carcinomas of Unknown Origin 
Demos Medical Publishing; New York, NY (May 30, 2008)

Silverberg's Principles and Practice of Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology
Churchill Livingstone; Edinburgh, UK (4th edition; November 28, 2005)

Pathology of Pseudoneoplastic Lesions
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; Baltimore, MD (August 1997)

Atlas of Thymus/Mediastinum Pathology 1.0
Chapman & Hall; London, UK (July 1996)

Pathology of Unusual Malignant Cutaneous Tumors
Clinical and Biochemical Analysis Series
Marcel Dekker Inc; New York, NY (January 1986)

Interactive Videos "Expert Systems"

​1. Wick MR: Tumors of the Thymus & Mediastinum. Chapman-Hall, New York, 1995.

​2. Battifora H, Prat J, Wick MR: Difficult Diagnoses in Surgical Pathology, HESP Technology, Venice, Italy, 1999

Society-Related Position Papers

​1. Silverberg SG, Connolly JL, Dabbs D, Muro-Cacho CA, Page DL, Ray MB, Wick MR (for the Association of Directors of Anatomic & Surgical Pathology): ADASP recommendations for processing and reporting lymph node specimens submitted for evaluation of metastatic disease. Am J Surg Pathol 2001; 25: 961-963.

2. Connolly JL, Fletcher CDM, Frable WJ, Grimes MM, Ritter JH, Wick MR (for the Association of Directors of Anatomic & Surgical Pathology): Curriculum content and evaluation of resident competency in anatomic pathology: an ADASP proposal. Hum Pathol 2003; 34: 1083-1090.

​3. Yousem SA, Brooks JS, DeYoung BR, Wick MR (for the Association of Directors of Anatomic & Surgical Pathology): Recommendations for the supervision of pathology assistants. Am J Clin Pathol 2006; 125: 171-172. 


1. Wick MR: Immunocytochemical markers of malignancy and benignancy: do they exist? Arch Pathol Lab Med 1986; 110: 180-181.

2. Wick MR: Monoclonal antibodies in diagnostic dermatopathology. Am J Dermatopathol 1987; 9: 185-188.

3. Wick MR: Immunohistochemical detection of ras oncogene products: specific or spurious? Arch Pathol Lab Med 1989; 113: 13-15.

4. Wick MR: Technological anarchy. Am J Clin Pathol 1989; 91 (Suppl): S1.

5. Swanson PE, Wick MR: Avidin-biotin-peroxidase complex kits. Am J Clin Pathol 1989; 91 (Suppl): S43-S44.

6. Wick MR: Quality control in diagnostic immunohistochemistry: a discipline coming of age. Am J Clin Pathol 1989; 92: 844. 

7. Wick MR: Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the skin. Mayo Clin Proc 1990; 65: 279-282.

8. Wick MR: Assessing the prognosis of thymomas. Ann Thorac Surg 1990; 50: 521‑522.

9. Wick MR: HMB-45: a clue to the biology of malignant melanoma? J Cutan Pathol 1991; 18: 307-308.

10. Wick MR: Perilous times in pathology education. Am J Clin Pathol 1992; 98: 1-3.

11. Wick MR: Oncogene analysis in diagnostic pathology: a current perspective. Am J Clin Pathol 1992; 97 (Suppl): S1-S3.

12. Wick MR: MEN 1 and mediastinal carcinoid. Pathol Res Pract 1993; 189: 1096-1097.

13. Wick MR: Intraoperative consultations in pathology: a current perspective. Am J Clin Pathol 1995; 104: 239-242.

14. Wick MR, Ritter JH: Oncocytoma: pathologic entity or morphological pattern? Pathol Res Pract 1996; 192: 866-868.

15. Wick MR: Immunophenotyping of malignant mesothelioma. Am J Surg Pathol 1997; 21: 1395-1398.

​16. Wick MR, Ritter JH: Composite rhabdoid tumors of the viscera: models of clonal evolution. Pathol Res Pract 1997; 193: 807-808.

17. Wick MR: Prognostic factors for cutaneous melanoma. Am J Clin Pathol 1998; 110: 713-718.

18. Wick MR, Ritter JH: Thymic neuroendocrine tumors: a commentary with current perspectives on neuroendocrine neoplasia. Ann Thorac Surg 1999; 67: 7-9.

19. Wick MR, Ritter JH: Pulmonary neuroendocrine neoplasms. Ann Thorac Surg 2000; 69: 307-308.

20. Wick MR: Neuroendocrine neoplasia: current concepts. Am J Clin Pathol 2000; 113: 331-335.

21. Wick MR, Mills SE: Mesothelial proliferations: an increasing morphological spectrum. Am J Clin Pathol 2000; 113: 619-622.

22. Wick MR, Patterson JW: Cytophagic histiocytic panniculitis- a critical reappraisal. Arch Dermatol 2000; 136: 922-924.

23. Wick MR, Mills SE: Consensual interpretative guidelines for diagnostic immunohistochemistry. Am J Surg Pathol 2001; 25: 1208-1210.

24. Wick MR, Swanson PE: Targeted controls in clinical immunohistochemistry: a useful approach to quality assurance. Am J Clin Pathol 2002; 117: 7-8.

25. Wick MR: Curricula for pathology training: an editorial comment. Hum Pathol 2003; 34: 1091.

26. Wick MR: Scientific ideas-patentable commodities? Am J Clin Pathol 2004; 121: 11-12.

27. Wick MR, Patterson JW: Sentinel lymph node biopsies for cutaneous melanoma. Am J Surg Pathol 2005; 29: 412-414.

28. Wick MR: Pathology publications: past, present, and future. Am J Clin Pathol 2005; 124: 494-496.

29. Wick MR: Melanocytic lesions with features of Spitz nevus. Hum Pathol 2006; 37: 779-780.

30. Wick MR: Reflections on pathology and “web 2.0.”  Am J Clin Pathol 2009; 132: 813-815.

​31. Marchevsky AM, Wick MR: Evidence levels in pathology publications: a proposal.  Am J Clin Pathol 2010; 133: 366-367.

32. Wick MR:  Histopathologic prognosis of thymoma: another example of medical surrogacy.  Am J Clin Pathol 2010; 134: 703-705.

​33. Marchevsky AM, Wick, MR: Controversies in the pathology of thymoma viewed through the prism of evidence-based pathology. Oncology (Williston Park). 2012; 26: 982-984.