Kristin A. Skinner, M.D.

Kristin A. Skinner, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 273-2859
Administrative: (585) 276-3332

Journal Articles

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2015 Jul
Turner BM, Skinner KA, Tang P, Jackson MC, Soukiazian N, Shayne M, Huston A, Ling M, Hicks DG. "Use of modified Magee equations and histologic criteria to predict the Oncotype DX recurrence score." Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc. 2015 Jul; 28(7):921-31. Epub 2015 May 01.
2014 Oct
Zhang Z, Wang J, Skinner KA, Shayne M, Hajdu SI, Hong B, Hicks DG, Tang P. "Pathological features and clinical outcomes of breast cancer according to levels of oestrogen receptor expression." Histopathology. 2014 Oct; 65(4):508-16. Epub 2014 Aug 01.
2014 Jul
Zhang Z, Wang J, Tacha DE, Li P, Bremer RE, Chen H, Wei B, Xiao X, Da J, Skinner K, Hicks DG, Bu H, Tang P. "Folate receptor ? associated with triple-negative breast cancer and poor prognosis." Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine. 2014 Jul; 138(7):890-5. Epub 2013 Sep 13.
Vedantham S, O'Connell AM, Shi L, Karellas A, Huston AJ, Skinner KA. "Dedicated Breast CT: Feasibility for Monitoring Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Treatment." Journal of clinical imaging science. 2014 4:64. Epub 2014 Nov 29.
2012 Aug
Peppone LJ, Rickles AS, Janelsins MC, Insalaco MR, Skinner KA. "The association between breast cancer prognostic indicators and serum 25-OH vitamin D levels." Annals of surgical oncology. 2012 Aug; 19(8):2590-9. Epub 2012 Mar 24.
2012 Apr
Wang J, Xiao X, Wang J, Iqbal N, Baxter L, Skinner KA, Hicks DG, Hajdu SI, Tang P. "Predictors of nipple-areolar complex involvement by breast carcinoma: histopathologic analysis of 787 consecutive therapeutic mastectomy specimens." Annals of surgical oncology. 2012 Apr; 19(4):1174-80. Epub 2011 Oct 18.
Peppone LJ; Rickles A; Janelsins MC; Insalaco M; Skinner KA. "The Association between Breast Cancer Prognostic Indicators and Serum 25-OH Vitamin D Levels". Anals of Surgical Oncology. 2012; .
2011 Jan 15
Banerjee S, Lin CF, Skinner KA, Schiffhauer LM, Peacock J, Hicks DG, Redmond EM, Morrow D, Huston A, Shayne M, Langstein HN, Miller-Graziano CL, Strickland J, O'Donoghue L, De AK. "Heat shock protein 27 differentiates tolerogenic macrophages that may support human breast cancer progression." Cancer research. 2011 Jan 15; 71(2):318-27. Epub 2011 Jan 11.
2010 Nov
Tang P, Wang J, Hicks DG, Wang X, Schiffhauer L, McMahon L, Yang Q, Shayne M, Huston A, Skinner KA, Griggs J, Lyman G. "A lower Allred score for progesterone receptor is strongly associated with a higher recurrence score of 21-gene assay in breast cancer." Cancer investigation. 2010 Nov; 28(9):978-82.
2009 Sep
Tang P, Skinner KA, Hicks DG. "Molecular classification of breast carcinomas by immunohistochemical analysis: are we ready?" Diagnostic molecular pathology : the American journal of surgical pathology, part B. 2009 Sep; 18(3):125-32.
2009 Sep
Schiffhauer LM, Skinner KA. "Images in surgery. Spontaneous bilateral breast necrosis due to calciphylaxis." Surgery. 2009 Sep; 146(3):521-2. Epub 2008 Sep 19.
Tang P, Skinner K, Hicks D. "Molecular classifications of the breast carcinomas by immunohistochemical stains, are we ready?". Diagn Mol Pathol. 2009; 18: 125-132.
Tang, P.; Wei, B.; Hicks, DG.; Skinner, K, BU, H. "Molecular phenotypes of breast cancer and their clinical application". Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2009; 38: 13-17.
S Johnykutty, D Hicks, K Skinner, C Andrus, L Schiffhauer, M Worman, X Wang. ""Spindle cell (sarcomatous) carcinoma of the breast: Immunohistochemical profile and the clinical outcome."". Laboratory Investigation. 2008; 89:48A: #207.
Jianli Wang, Naazneen Iqbal, Jianmin Wang*, Patric Ding, Ann Chen, Peter Tai, Kristin Skinner, David G. Hicks, Ping Tang. ""Histopathological analysis of nipple involvement by breast carcinomas in mastectomy specimens from a single institution"". Laboratory Investigation. 2008; 89:73A: #319.
Kristina Subik, Jianmin Wang, Ann Chen, Patric Ding, Peter Tai, Hong Zhang, Kristin Skinner, David G. Hicks, Ping Tang. ""Mastectomy offers the most effective local surgical control for DCIS."". Laboratory Investigation. 2008; 89:71A: #307.
Ping Tang, Jianmin Wang*, David G. Hicks, Xi Wang, Linda Schiffhauer, Michelle Shayne, Alissa Huston, Kristin Skinner, Jennifer Griggs**, Gary Lyman**. ""The Relationship between Oncotype DX Recurrence Score, clinicopathological factors, and Molecular Classification in Breast Cancer"". " Laboratory Investigation. 2008; 89:72A: #311.
Sanjib Banerjee, Chuen-Fu Lin, Kristin Skinner, Linda Schiffhauer, James Peacock, Ann Olzinski, David Hicks, Eileen Redmond, David Morrow, Alissa Huston, Michelle Shayne, Howard Langstein, Carol Miller-Graziano, Jennifer Strickland, Lauren O'Donoghue, Asit De. ""Heat shock protein 27 (Hsp27) induces tolerogenic and pro-angiogenic macrophages: A novel immune escape mechanism in human breast cancer"". AACR Meeting Abstracts. 2008; 253.
Zapparoli G, Sullivan R, Kim S, Cangiarella J, Skinner KA. ""DNA Methylation as a Biomarker for Breast Cancer Risk"". Ann Surg Onc. 2008; 15(Suppl 2) 75: #140.
2006 Oct
Guth AA, Mercado C, Roses DF, Hiotis K, Skinner K, Diflo T, Cangiarella J. "Intramammary lymph nodes and breast cancer: a marker for disease severity, or just another lymph node?" American journal of surgery. 2006 Oct; 192(4):502-5.
2005 Jul
Skinner KA. "Antitumor vaccines: of mice and men?" Annals of surgical oncology. 2005 Jul; 12(7):511-2. Epub 2005 Jun 09.
2005 Jul
Hiotis K, Ye W, Sposto R, Goldberg J, Mukhi V, Skinner K. "The importance of location in determining breast conservation rates." American journal of surgery. 2005 Jul; 190(1):18-22.
2005 Mar 1
Hiotis K, Ye W, Sposto R, Skinner KA. "Predictors of breast conservation therapy: size is not all that matters." Cancer. 2005 Mar 1; 103(5):892-9.
Hiotis K; Skinner KA. "Volume - Outcome Relationships in Breast Cancer". Breast Cancer Online. 2004; 7(11). Link
2003 Dec
Streeter OE, Vicini FA, Keisch M, Astrahan MA, Jozsef G, Silverstein M, Silberman H, Cohen D, Skinner KA. "MammoSite radiation therapy system." The Breast : official journal of the European Society of Mastology. 2003 Dec; 12(6):491-6.
2003 Jul
Skinner KA, Helsper JT, Deapen D, Ye W, Sposto R. "Breast cancer: do specialists make a difference?" Annals of surgical oncology. 2003 Jul; 10(6):606-15.
2003 Mar 1
Formenti SC, Volm M, Skinner KA, Spicer D, Cohen D, Perez E, Bettini AC, Groshen S, Gee C, Florentine B, Press M, Danenberg P, Muggia F. "Preoperative twice-weekly paclitaxel with concurrent radiation therapy followed by surgery and postoperative doxorubicin-based chemotherapy in locally advanced breast cancer: a phase I/II trial." Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2003 Mar 1; 21(5):864-70.
2002 Aug
Ault GT, Sullivan M, Chalabian J, Skinner KA. "A focused breast skills workshop improves the clinical skills of medical students." The Journal of surgical research. 2002 Aug; 106(2):303-7.
2002 Jan
Formenti SC, Rosenstein B, Skinner KA, Jozsef G. "T1 stage breast cancer: adjuvant hypofractionated conformal radiation therapy to tumor bed in selected postmenopausal breast cancer patients--pilot feasibility study." Radiology. 2002 Jan; 222(1):171-8.
Formenti SC; Spicer D; Skinner KA; Groshen S; Bettini AC; Naritoku W; Muggia F; Press M; Salonga D; Wei D; Danenberg K; Danenberg P. "Low Her-2/neu gene expression is associated with pathological response to primary paclitaxel and radiation therapy in locally advanced breast cancer (LABC)". Int J Radiat Oncolo Bio Phys. 2002; 106(2): 397-405. Link
2001 Oct
Skinner KA, Silberman H, Sposto R, Silverstein MJ. "Palpable breast cancers are inherently different from nonpalpable breast cancers." Annals of surgical oncology. 2001 Oct; 8(9):705-10.
2001 Jun
Silverstein MJ, Skinner KA, Lomis TJ. "Predicting axillary nodal positivity in 2282 patients with breast carcinoma." World journal of surgery. 2001 Jun; 25(6):767-72. Epub 2001 May 14.
2001 Apr 15
Eads CA, Lord RV, Wickramasinghe K, Long TI, Kurumboor SK, Bernstein L, Peters JH, DeMeester SR, DeMeester TR, Skinner KA, Laird PW. "Epigenetic patterns in the progression of esophageal adenocarcinoma." Cancer research. 2001 Apr 15; 61(8):3410-8.
2001 Mar
Skinner KA, Silberman H, Dougherty W, Gamagami P, Waisman J, Sposto R, Silverstein MJ. "Breast cancer after augmentation mammoplasty." Annals of surgical oncology. 2001 Mar; 8(2):138-44.
2001 Mar
Skinner KA, Silverstein MJ. "The management of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast." Endocrine-related cancer. 2001 Mar; 8(1):33-45.
2000 Sep 15
Eads CA, Lord RV, Kurumboor SK, Wickramasinghe K, Skinner ML, Long TI, Peters JH, DeMeester TR, Danenberg KD, Danenberg PV, Laird PW, Skinner KA. "Fields of aberrant CpG island hypermethylation in Barrett's esophagus and associated adenocarcinoma." Cancer research. 2000 Sep 15; 60(18):5021-6.
2000 Mar
Skinner KA, Silberman H, Florentine B, Lomis TJ, Corso F, Spicer D, Formenti SC. "Preoperative paclitaxel and radiotherapy for locally advanced breast cancer: surgical aspects." Annals of surgical oncology. 2000 Mar; 7(2):145-9.
Lord RV, Salonga D, Danenberg KD, Peters JH, DeMeester TR, Park JM, Johansson J, Skinner KA, Chandrasoma P, DeMeester SR, Bremner CG, Tsai PI, Danenberg PV. "Telomerase reverse transcriptase expression is increased early in the Barrett's metaplasia, dysplasia, adenocarcinoma sequence." Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 2000 4(2):135-42.
1999 May 1
Fein M, Peters JH, Baril N, McGarvey M, Chandrasoma P, Shibata D, Laird PW, Skinner KA. "Loss of function of Trp53, but not Apc, leads to the development of esophageal adenocarcinoma in mice with jejunoesophageal reflux." The Journal of surgical research. 1999 May 1; 83(1):48-55.
Fein M; Peters JH; Baril N; McGaarvey M; Chandrasoma P,. Shibata D; Laird PW; Skinner KA. "Loss of function of Trp53, but not Apc, leads to the development of esophageal adenocarcinoma in mice with jejunoesophageal reflux." J Surg Res. 1999; 9((2 Suppl)): 34-42. Link
Formenti SC; Symmans WF; Volm M; Skinner KA; Cohen D; Spicer D; Danenberg PV. "Concurrent paclitaxel and radiation therapy for breast cancer." Semin Radial Oncol. 1999; 9((2 Suppl)): 34-42. Link
1998 Feb
Skinner KA, Zuckerbraun L. "Recurrent Zenker's diverticulum: treatment with crycopharyngeal myotomy." The American surgeon. 1998 Feb; 64(2):192-5.
Lieu D, Hirschowitz SL, Skinner KA, Zuckerbraun L. "Recurrent secondary hyperparathyroidism after autotransplantation into the sternocleidomastoid muscle: report of a case with fine needle aspiration findings." Acta cytologica. 1998 42(5):1195-8.
1997 Dec
Skinner KA, Dunnington G, Silberman H, Florentine B, Spicer D, Formenti SC. "Preoperative 5-fluorouracil and radiation therapy for locally advanced breast cancer." American journal of surgery. 1997 Dec; 174(6):705-7; discussion 707-8.
1997 Dec
Colson M, Skinner KA, Dunnington G. "High negative appendectomy rates are no longer acceptable." American journal of surgery. 1997 Dec; 174(6):723-6; discussion 726-7.
1996 Jul
Skinner KA, Zuckerbraun L. "Recurrent secondary hyperparathyroidism. An argument for total parathyroidectomy." Archives of surgery. 1996 Jul; 131(7):724-7.
1996 Jan
Skinner KA, Eilber FR. "Soft tissue sarcoma nodal metastases: biologic significance and therapeutic considerations." Surgical oncology clinics of North America. 1996 Jan; 5(1):121-7.
1993 Apr
Wong JH, Skinner KA, Kim KA, Foshag LJ, Morton DL. "The role of surgery in the treatment of nonregionally recurrent melanoma." Surgery. 1993 Apr; 113(4):389-94.
1992 Sep
Skinner KA, Eilber FR, Holmes EC, Eckardt J, Rosen G. "Surgical treatment and chemotherapy for pulmonary metastases from osteosarcoma." Archives of surgery. 1992 Sep; 127(9):1065-70; discussion 1070-1.
1991 Dec
Wong JH, Xu SH, Skinner KA, Foshag LJ, Morton DL. "Prospective evaluation of the use of antigen-specific immune complexes in predicting the development of recurrent melanoma." Archives of surgery. 1991 Dec; 126(12):1450-4.
1987 Mar 1
Roghmann MC, Skinner KA, Hilf R. "Effects of estradiol and tamoxifen on creatine kinase in rodent mammary carcinomas." Cancer research. 1987 Mar 1; 47(5):1348-53.
Schiffhauer, LM and Skinner, KA. "spontaneous bilateral breast necrosis due to calciphylaxis". Surgery. .
Tang P, Wei B, Hicks D, Skinner K, Bu H. "Molecular classification of breast carcinoma, by IHC analysis, are we ready?". J Chin Pathol. .
Tang P, Skinner K, Hicks D. "Molecular classification of the breast carcinomas by immunohistochemical stains, are we ready?". Mol Diagn Pathol. .


Woo C, Skinner KA, Silverstein MJ. "Ductal carcinoma in situ: clinical studies and controversies in treatment.". Early Breast Cancer. Warren R, Morgan M, Benson J, Querci della Rovere G. : Harwood Academic Publishers, 2005.
Skinner KA. "What information on potential tumor progression in Barrett's metaplasia can be derived the genetic models?". Barrett's 2000- 300 Questions -300 Answers.. Giuli R, Couturier D, Siewert JR, Scarpignato C, Schapiro M. Montrouge, France: John Libbey Eurotext, 2001.
Hwang RF, Baril NB, McGarvey ME, Chiang MH, Formenti SC, Skinner KA. "Principles of molecular biology for cancer surgeons". Difficult Problems in Surgical Oncology. Silberman H, Silberman A. London: Edward Arnold, 2001.
Silverstein MJ, Skinner KA, Waisman JR. "In situ breast carcinoma: surgical issues.". Difficult Problems in Surgical Oncology.. London: Edward Arnold, 2001.
Skinner KA, Dunnington G.. "Surgery for breast cancer". Breast Care: A Clinical Guidebook for Women's Primary Health Care Providers. Hindle WH. New York: Springer - Verlag, 1999.
Skinner DB, Skinner KA. "Neoplasms of the esophagus". Cancer Medicine. Holland JF, Frei E III, Bast RC, Kufe PW, Morton DL, Weichselbaum RR. Philadelphia: Lea and Febiger, 1991.