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Elizabeth Shaughnessy, MD, PhD

Clinical Interest

Surgical Oncology

Research Interests

Surgical Oncology, Breast Cancer, Breast Disease, Breast Biopsy

  • Bachelor's Degree: University of Illinois
  • Medical Degree: University of Illinois
  • Research Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Doctoral Degree: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • General Surgery Residency: University of Illinois
  • Clinical and Research Fellowship in Oncologic Surgery: City of Hope National Medical Center
Board Certifications & Licenses
    American Board of Surgery (Certification Date: 02/14/1994) - (Recertification Date: 12/12/2013)
Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • SRU Room 1466
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
  • Office 513-584-0412
  • Email
  • UC Institute Member Seal

Peer Reviewed Publications

Morris, Mackenzie C; Lee, Tiffany C; Johnston, Michael E; Hanseman, Dennis; Lewis, Jaime D; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Reyna, Chantal 2020. National Trend of Axillary Management in Clinical T3/T4 N0 Patients Having Breast Conserving Therapy. The Journal of surgical research, 255 , 361-370

Winer, Leah K; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Lu, Sisi; Hanseman, Dennis; Huang, Yuan; Reyna, Chantal; Lewis, Jaime; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A 2019. Flat epithelial atypia and the risk of sampling error: Determining the value of excision after image-guided core-needle biopsy. American journal of surgery, 218 4, 730-736

Pugh, Amanda M; Giannini, Courtney M; Pinney, Susan M; Hanseman, Dennis J; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Lewis, Jaime D 2018. Characteristics and diagnosis of pregnancy and lactation associated breast cancer: Analysis of a self-reported regional registry. American journal of surgery, 216 4, 809-812

Freeman, C M; Xia, B T; Wilson, G C; Lewis, J D; Khan, S; Lee, S J; Lower, E E; Edwards, M J; Shaughnessy, E A 2017. Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis: A diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. American journal of surgery, 214 4, 701-706

Wilson, Gregory C; Quillin, Ralph C; Hanseman, Dennis J; Lewis, Jaime D; Edwards, Michael J; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A 2013. Incidence and predictors of neuropathic pain following breast surgery. Annals of surgical oncology, 20 10, 3330-4

Lewis, Jaime D; Chagpar, Anees B; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Nurko, Jacob; McMasters, Kelly; Edwards, Michael J 2010. Excellent outcomes with adjuvant toremifene or tamoxifen in early stage breast cancer. Cancer, 116 10, 2307-15

Mahoney, Mary C; Robinson-Smith, Toni M; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A 2006. Lobular neoplasia at 11-gauge vacuum-assisted stereotactic biopsy: correlation with surgical excisional biopsy and mammographic follow-up. AJR. American journal of roentgenology, 187 4, 949-54

Goodman, Michael D; McIntyre, Benjamin; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Lowy, Andrew M; Ahmad, Syed A 2005. Forequarter amputation for recurrent breast cancer: a case report and review of the literature. Journal of surgical oncology, 92 2, 134-41

Safal, Malek; Lower, Elyse E; Hasselgren, P O; Hungness, Eric S; Gazder, Paula; Aron, Bernard; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Yassin, Rawia 2002. Bilateral synchronous breast cancer and HER-2/neu overexpression. Breast cancer research and treatment, 72 3, 195-201

Hungness, E S; Safa, M; Shaughnessy, E A; Aron, B S; Gazder, P A; Hawkins, H H; Lower, E E; Seeskin, C; Yassin, R S; Hasselgren, P O 2000. Bilateral synchronous breast cancer: mode of detection and comparison of histologic features between the 2 breasts. Surgery, 128 4, 702-7

Evans, H A; Shaughnessy, E A; Nikiforov, Y E 1999. Infiltrating ductal carcinoma of the breast with osseous metaplasia: imaging findings with pathologic correlation. AJR. American journal of roentgenology, 172 5, 1420-2

Madsen, W E; Walker, M J; Shaughnessy, E A; Brown, J M; Das Gupta, T K 1990. Characterization of malignant mesenchymal cell line (UISO-RS-3) derived from a human rhabdomyosarcoma and inhibition by pharmacologic doses of estrogen. In vitro cellular & developmental biology : journal of the Tissue Culture Association, 26 10, 971-7

Crannis F.W.;Shaughnessy E.A.;Vora N. 12-01-1996. Long term survival of stage iii n2 non-small cell lung cancer treated with mediastinal lymph node di Cancer Journal, 9 6, 516-517

Lee T.C.;Reyna C.;Shaughnessy E.;Lewis J.D. 10-01-2019. Screening of populations at high risk for breast cancer Journal of Surgical Oncology, 120 5, 820-830

Martin G.;Shaughnessy E. 09-01-2017. Breast Cancer Care in the Elderly Patient Current Geriatrics Reports, 6 3, 139-148

Sanfey H.;Crandall M.;Shaughnessy E.;Stein S.L.;Cochran A.;Parangi S.;Laronga C. 08-01-2017. Strategies for Identifying and Closing the Gender Salary Gap in Surgery Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 225 2, 333-338

Lee S.;Mahoney M.;Shaughnessy E. 07-01-2009. Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans of the breast: Imaging features and review of the literature American Journal of Roentgenology, 193 1,

Borcherding D.;Tong W.;Hugo E.;Barnard D.;Fox S.;Lasance K.;Shaughnessy E.;Ben-Jonathan N. 06-16-2016. Expression and therapeutic targeting of dopamine receptor-1 (D1R) in breast cancer Oncogene, 35 24, 3103-3113

Shaughnessy E.A. 03-28-2012. Axillary lymph node dissection Master Techniques in General Surgery: Breast Surgery, , 394-429

Shaughnessy E.A. 03-28-2012. Simple mastectomy Master Techniques in General Surgery: Breast Surgery, , 555-592

Shaughnessy E.;Lu D.;Chatterjee S.;Wong K. 03-14-1996. Parvoviral vectors for the gene therapy of cancer Seminars in Oncology, 23 1, 159-171

Mirza M.;Shaughnessy E.;Hurley J.K.;Vanpatten K.A.;Pestano G.A.;He B.;Weber G.F. 02-15-2008. Osteopontin-c is a selective marker of breast cancer International Journal of Cancer, 122 4, 889-897

Pezzuto J.;Shieh H.;Shaughnessy E.;Beattie C. 01-01-1988. Approaches for drug development in treatment of advanced melanoma Seminars in Oncology, 15 6, 578-588

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