Sarah G Fitzpatrick

Sarah G Fitzpatrick, DDS

Adjunct Research Assistant Professor

Department: DN-ORAL PATHOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-6686
Business Email: sfitzpatrick@dental.ufl.edu

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate
    American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Dentistry
Subspecialties
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Areas of Interest
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lichen planus
  • Mouth ulcers

Publications

2021
Calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor: a case series spanning 25 years and review of the literature.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 131(6):684-693 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2021.01.007. [PMID] 33737014.
2021
Case of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue in a pregnant woman, with literature review.
Quintessence international (Berlin, Germany : 1985). 340-346 [DOI] 10.3290/j.qi.b912637. [PMID] 33491384.
2021
Gingival Fibroma: An Emerging Distinct Gingival Lesion with Well-Defined Histopathology.
Head and neck pathology. 15(3):917-922 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-021-01315-7. [PMID] 33686583.
2021
Labial salivary gland assessment in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients with sicca symptoms.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 132(4):434-440 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2021.03.014. [PMID] 34274288.
2021
Localization and characterization of human papillomavirus-16 in oral squamous cell carcinoma.
Oral diseases. [DOI] 10.1111/odi.13920. [PMID] 34022097.
2021
Marginal linear gingival leukoplakia progressing to “ring around the collar”-An ominous sign of proliferative verrucous leukoplakia.
Journal of periodontology. 92(2):273-285 [DOI] 10.1002/JPER.19-0621. [PMID] 32725623.
2021
Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia: An Expert Consensus Guideline for Standardized Assessment and Reporting.
Head and neck pathology. 15(2):572-587 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-020-01262-9. [PMID] 33415517.
2021
Secretory Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity: A Retrospective Case Series with Review of Literature.
Head and neck pathology. 15(3):893-904 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-021-01310-y. [PMID] 33660147.
2020
An Analysis of Clinical and Histopathologic Features of Fibrous Dysplasia of the Jaws: A Series of 40 Cases and Review of Literature.
Head and neck pathology. 14(2):353-361 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-019-01039-9. [PMID] 31079311.
2020
Inter-observer Variability in the Diagnosis of Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia: Clinical Implications for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Understanding: A Collaborative Pilot Study.
Head and neck pathology. 14(1):156-165 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-019-01035-z. [PMID] 30972634.
2020
Odontogenic Myxoma: A 23-Year Retrospective Series of 38 Cases.
Head and neck pathology. 14(4):1021-1027 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-020-01191-7. [PMID] 32506377.
2020
Oral Verruciform Xanthoma: A Series of 212 Cases and Review of the Literature.
Head and neck pathology. 14(3):742-748 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-019-01123-0. [PMID] 31898056.
2020
p16INK4a as a proliferation marker unrelated to HPV expression in odontogenic cysts and tumors.
Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology. 49(1):72-81 [DOI] 10.1111/jop.12972. [PMID] 31680334.
2020
Retrospective Study of Buccal Mucosal Salivary Neoplasms.
Head and neck pathology. 14(4):1013-1020 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-020-01190-8. [PMID] 32506376.
2019
Demographic, Clinical and Histopathological Features of Oral Neural Neoplasms: A Retrospective Study.
Head and neck pathology. 13(2):208-214 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0943-1. [PMID] 29931661.
2019
Lichenoid Characteristics in Premalignant Verrucous Lesions and Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity.
Head and neck pathology. 13(4):573-579 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-019-01006-4. [PMID] 30671763.
2019
Lichenoid reaction with granulomatous stomatitis: A retrospective histologic study of 47 patients.
Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology. 48(9):846-854 [DOI] 10.1111/jop.12918. [PMID] 31228223.
2019
Seventeen New Cases of Chronic Ulcerative Stomatitis with Literature Review.
Head and neck pathology. 13(3):386-396 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0982-7. [PMID] 30374883.
2019
The reliability of MAML2 gene rearrangement in discriminating between histologically similar glandular odontogenic cysts and intraosseous mucoepidermoid carcinomas.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 127(6):e136-e147 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2018.12.003. [PMID] 30692056.
2019
Ulcerated Lesions of the Oral Mucosa: Clinical and Histologic Review.
Head and neck pathology. 13(1):91-102 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0981-8. [PMID] 30701449.
2018
A Retrospective 20-Year Analysis of Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia and Its Progression to Malignancy and Association with High-risk Human Papillomavirus.
Head and neck pathology. 12(4):500-510 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0893-7. [PMID] 29427033.
2018
Clinical characterization and treatment outcome of patients with burning mouth syndrome.
General dentistry. 66(3):41-47 [PMID] 29714699.
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2018
Dermatologic Lesions Submitted to an Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Biopsy Service: An Analysis of 2487 Cases.
Head and neck pathology. 12(4):493-499 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0885-7. [PMID] 29340950.
2018
Medication use and medical history of 155 patients with oral lichenoid lesions: a retrospective study.
General dentistry. 66(2):40-45 [PMID] 29513234.
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2018
Peripheral Ameloblastoma: A Study of 18 Cases and Usage of Ber-EP4 Immunohistochemistry to Rule out a Diagnosis of Intraoral Basal Cell Carcinoma.
Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. 76(5):996-1004 [DOI] 10.1016/j.joms.2017.11.020. [PMID] 29247621.
2018
STAT6 Reliably Distinguishes Solitary Fibrous Tumors from Myofibromas.
Head and neck pathology. 12(1):110-117 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-017-0836-8. [PMID] 28689369.
2017
Autoimmune Disease Manifestations in the Oral Cavity.
Surgical pathology clinics. 10(1):57-88 [DOI] 10.1016/j.path.2016.11.001. [PMID] 28153136.
2017
Clear cell changes in salivary gland neoplasms: A 20-year retrospective study.
Medicina oral, patologia oral y cirugia bucal. 22(3):e276-e281 [PMID] 28390124.
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2016
Melanoma of the Oral Cavity: an Analysis of 46 New Cases with Emphasis on Clinical and Histopathologic Characteristics.
Head and neck pathology. 10(3):298-305 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-016-0693-x. [PMID] 26753505.
2016
MicroRNA-375 as a biomarker for malignant transformation in oral lesions.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 122(6):743-752.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2016.07.022. [PMID] 27720656.
2015
Ameloblastic carcinoma with features of ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma in a patient with suspected Gardner syndrome.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 119(4):e241-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2014.09.028. [PMID] 25434693.
2015
Direct immunofluorescence testing results in cases of premalignant and malignant oral lesions.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 119(6):675-83 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2015.02.478. [PMID] 25840514.
2014
Extensively ossifying oral leiomyoma: a rare histologic finding.
Head and neck pathology. 8(3):311-6 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-013-0497-1. [PMID] 24142598.
2014
Histologic lichenoid features in oral dysplasia and squamous cell carcinoma.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 117(4):511-20 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2013.12.413. [PMID] 24560560.
2014
The malignant transformation of oral lichen planus and oral lichenoid lesions: a systematic review.
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939). 145(1):45-56 [DOI] 10.14219/jada.2013.10. [PMID] 24379329.
2013
CD44 expression in intraoral salivary ductal papillomas and oral papillary squamous cell carcinoma.
Head and neck pathology. 7(2):122-8 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-012-0407-y. [PMID] 23143465.
2013
Papillary variant of squamous cell carcinoma arising on the gingiva: 61 cases reported from within a larger series of gingival squamous cell carcinoma.
Head and neck pathology. 7(4):320-6 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-013-0444-1. [PMID] 23620148.
2012
Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of jaws in 3 osteoporotic patients with history of oral bisphosphonate use treated with single yearly zoledronic acid infusion.
Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. 70(2):325-30 [DOI] 10.1016/j.joms.2011.02.049. [PMID] 21723015.
2012
The clinical and histologic presentation of gingival squamous cell carcinoma: a study of 519 cases.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 114(4):509-15 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2012.06.018. [PMID] 22986247.
2011
Alveolar ridge mass with multifocal intraosseous radiolucent lesions.
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939). 142(4):411-4 [PMID] 21454847.
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2011
Nasal sinus leiomyosarcoma in a patient with history of non-hereditary unilateral treated retinoblastoma.
Head and neck pathology. 5(1):57-62 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-010-0207-1. [PMID] 20803265.
2010
The association between periodontal disease and cancer: a review of the literature.
Journal of dentistry. 38(2):83-95 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jdent.2009.10.007. [PMID] 19895866.

Education

Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
2011 · University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville Florida
General Practice Residency
2003 · Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Hospital, Ann Arbor Michigan
Doctor of Dental Surgery
2002 · University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor Michigan

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2019-2021
DEN8263 Adv Oral/Med Cl Pharm

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