Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

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Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D. Faculty Profile


Julia C. Iezzoni, M.D.

Professor, Surgical Pathology


Washington University School of Medicine, MD 1987

1987 - 1989: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO - Anatomic Pathology Residency (PGY 1-2)

1989 - 1990: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic, Minneapolis, MN - Surgical Pathology Fellowship (PGY 3)

1990 - 1991: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT - Surgical Pathology fellowship (PGY 4) Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship, concurrent (PGY 4)

1991 - 1992: Univ. of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK - Molecular Sugical Pathology Fellowship (PGY 5)


Surgical pathology with a special interest in liver pathology, including liver transplant pathology


  • The role of parathyroid hormone-related peptide and its receptor as an autocrine/paracrine effector system in human neoplasia

  • Technical aspects of immunohistochemical methodology



  • Booth AM, Caldwell SH, Iezzoni JC. Troglitazone-associated hepatic failure. Am J Gastroenterol 2000; 95: 557-558.
  • Pelletier SJ, Iezzoni JC, Crabtree TD, Hahn YS, Sawyer RG, Pruett TL. Prediction of liver allograft fibrosis after transplantation for hepatitis C virus: persistent elevation of sserum transaminase levels versus necroinflammatory activity. Liver Transpl 2000; 6: 44-53.
  • Caldwell SH, Swerdlow RH, Khan EM,Iezzoni JC, Hespenheide EE, Parks JK, Parker WD Jr. Mitochondrial abnormalities in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. J Hepatol 1999; 31: 430-434.
  • Burns JA, Iezzoni JC, Reibel JF, Park SS. Extensive extramedullary amyloid-rich plasmacytoma of the mandible. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1999; 120: 937-939.
  • Caldwell SH, Oelsner DH, Iezzoni JC, Hespenheide EE, Battle EH, Briscoll CJ: Cryptogenic cirrhosis: clinical characterization and risk factors for underlying disease. Hepatology 1999; 29: 664-669.
  • Iezzoni JC, Mills SE, Pelkey TJ, Stoler MH. Inhibin is not an immunohistochemical marker for hepatocellular carcinoma. An example of the potential pitfall in diagnostic immunohistochemistry caused by endogenous biotin. Am J Clin Pathol 1999; 111: 229-234.
  • Ferguson JE 2nd, Seaner RM, Bruns DE, Iezzoni JC, Bruns ME. Expression and specific immunolocalizatoin of the human parathyroid hormone/parathyroid hormone-related protein receptor in the uteroplacental unit. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1998; 179: 321-329.
  • Iezzoni JC, Bruns ME, Frierson HF, Scott MG, Pence RA, Deftos LJ, Bruns DE. Coexpresseion of parathyroid hormone-related protein and its receptor in breast carcinoma: a potential autocrine effector system. Mod Pathol 1998; 11: 265-270.
  • Iezzoni JC, Von Kap-Herr C, Golden WL, Gaffey MJ. Gonadoblastomas in 45,X/46,XY mosaicism: analysis of Y chromosome distribution by fluorescence in situ hybridization. Am J Clin Pathol 1997;108: 197-201.
  • Iezzoni JC, Gaffey MJ, Stacy EK, Normansell DE. Hepatocytic globules in end-stage hepatic disease: relationship to alphal-antitrypsin phenotype. Am J Clin Pathol 1997; 107: 692-697.


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