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Wayne State University/Perinatology Research Branch - Faisal Qureshi, MDTitle

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Director of Obstetrical and Perinatal Pathology, Hutzel Women’s Hospital

Education and Training

  • FSc, Pre-Medicine, Government College, Lahore, Pakistan
  • M.B.; B.S., Medicine, King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, DePaul Hospital, Bridgeton, MO
  • Anatomic Pathology, S.U.N.Y. Buffalo, New York
  • Anatomic Pathology, Christ Hospital, Oak Lawn, IL
  • Pediatric Pathology, The Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Awards and Recognition

  • Nosology Subcommittee, Perinatal Division, Society for Pediatric Pathology
  • Member, P&T Committee, Department of Pathology
  • Member, Search Committee for Chairman, Department of Pathology

Research Interests

  • Placental Pathology
  • Perinatal Pathology
  • Soft Tissue and Bone Pathology

Select Publications

  • McNamara MF, Wallis T, Qureshi F, Jacques SM, Gonik B. Determining the maternal and fetal cellular immunologic contributions in preterm deliveries with clinical or subclinical chorioamnionitis. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 1997;5:273-9.
  • Qureshi F, Jacques SM, Bendon RW, Faye-Peterson OM, Heifetz SA, Redline R, Sander CM. Candida funisitis: A clinicopathologic study of 32 cases. Pediatr Dev Pathol 1998 Mar-Apr;1:118-24.
  • Jacques SM, Qureshi F. Chronic chorioamnionitis: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study. Hum Pathol 1998 Dec;29:1457-61.
  • Pacora P, Chaiworapongsa T, Maymon E, Kim YM, Gomez R, Yoon BH, Ghezzi F, Berry SM, Qureshi F, Jacques SM, Kim JC, Kadar N, Romero R. Funisitis and chorionic vasculitis: the histological counterpart of the fetal inflammatory response syndrome. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2002 Jan;11:18-25.
  • Leach RE, Romero R, Kim YM, Chaiworapongsa T, Kilburn B, Das SK, Dey SK, Johnson A, Qureshi F, Jacques S, Armant DR. Pre-eclampsia and expression of heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor. Lancet 2002 Oct;360:1215-9.
  • Jacques SM, Qureshi F, Johnson A, Alkatib AA, Kmak DC. Estimation of time of fetal death in the second trimester by placental histopathological examination. Pediatr Devel Pathol 2003 6:226-32.
  • Kazzi SNJ, Jacques SM, Qureshi F, Kim UO, Buhimschi IA. Tissue necrosis factor-alpha allele lymphotoxin-a+250 is associated with the presence and severity of placental inflammation among preterm births. Pediatr Res 2004;56:94-8.
  • Jacques SM, Qureshi F, Kim JC, Lee JH, Giorgadze T, Mittal P, Hassan SS, Romero R. Eosinophilic/T-cell chorionic vasculitis: A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 51 cases. Pediatr Dev Pathol 2011;4:198-205.
  • Lee J, Romero R, Dong Z, Xu Y, Qureshi F, Jacques S, Yoo W, Chaiworapongsa T, Mittal P, Hassan SS, Kim CJ. Unexplained fetal death has a biological signature of maternal anti-fetal rejection: chronic chorioamnionitis and alloimmune anti-human leucocyte antigen antibodies. Histopathology 2011 Nov;59:928-38.