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Adrienne B. Berke, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Dermatopathology
Assistant Director of Dermatopathology Laboratory
Academic Office Location:
Dermatology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6230
Phone: 860-679-3474
860-679-1267
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.Boston UniversityBiology
M.D.University of GuadalajaraMedical Degree

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipSwedish Covenant HospitalClincal Clerkship
InternshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineClincal Year, Fifth Pathway
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineAnatomic Pathology
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineClinical Pathology
FellowshipNew York University Medical CenterDermatopathology
Dermatopathology, pigmented skin lesions, and immunopathology
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
The Internation Society of DermatopathologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational
The American Society of DermatopathologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Fibrosing Dermatitis
    Kerr PE, Berke A. A Color Atlas of Dermatopathology 2007 Jan;
  • Fibrosing Dermatoses
    Kerr PE, Berke A. Color Atlas of Dermatopathology 2007 Jan;165-172
  • Metastatic lesions to the skin in children and adolescents
    Pesce K, Hoss DM, Berke A, Grant-Kels JM. Advances in Dermatology 1997 Jan;237-275

Abstracts

  • Acid-fast (ziehl-nielson) staining facilitates follicular counting in horizontally-sectioned scalp biopsies
    Hoss D, Berke A, Murphy M, Kerr P, Grant-Kels J. J Cutan Pathol 2005 Jan;(31):93
  • Prominent Papillary Dermal Edema in Dermatophytosis. (41st Annual Meeting of The American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP).)
    Hoss DM, Berke A, Kerr P, Murphy M, Grant-Kels JM. J Cutan Pathol 2004 Jan;3293
  • Pseudo-zellballen features: Dermal response to metastatic renal cell carcinoma. A diagnostic pitfall
    Murphy M, Berke A, Chartier M, Grant-Kels J, Hoss D. J Cutan Pathol 2004 Jan;31118
  • The sensitivity and specificity of "caterpillar bodies" in the differential diagnosis of subepidermal blistering disorders.
    Fung, Maxwell A; Murphy, Michael J; Hoss, Diane M; Berke, Adrienne; Grant-Kels, Jane M The American Journal of dermatopathology 2003 Aug;25(4):287-90
  • Caterpillar bodies in porphyria: How specific are they?
    Fung M, Hoss D, Berke A, Murphy M, Grant-Kels J. J Invest Dermatol 2002 Jan;119322
  • The sensitivity and specificity of “caterpillar bodies” in the differential diagnosis of subepidermal blistering disorders. (Society for Investigative Dermatology Meeting.)
    Fung MF, Hoss DM, Berke AB, Murphy MJ, Grant-Kels JM. J Invest Dermatol 2002 Jan;119322

Case Reports

  • Bacterial infection within a rheumatoid nodule: A rarely reported finding
    Murphy M, Murphy L, Berke A, Kerr P, Grant-Kels J, Greenberg R, Hoss D. Internet Journal of Dermatology 2007 Jan;51

Letters

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Prominent papillary edema in dermatophytosisPoster41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology2004Boston, MA
Acid Fast(Ziehl-Nielson Staining Facilitates Folliculacounting in Horizontally-Sectioned Scalp BiopsiesTalk41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology2004Boston, MA
Pseudo-zellballen features: Dermal response to metastatic renal cell carcinoma. A diagnostic pitfall. Poster40th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology2003Chicago, IL
Caterpillar bodies in porphyria: How specific are they?PosterSociety for Investigative Dermatology2002Los Angeles, CA