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Lin Liu, MD

Staff Pathologist


  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2006
  • American Board of Pathology, Subspecialty in Cytopathology, 2007

University Appointment

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1986, Shandong Medical University, MD
  • 2002-2003, Boston University, Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • 2003-2006, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University (Evanston), Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • 2006-2007, Loyola University Medical Center, Fellowship in Cytopathology


  • Saluja K, Thakral B, Bit-Ivan E, Kaufman M, Liu L: Fine-needle aspiration of metastatic renal cell carcinoma to a male breast: A rare initial presentation.  CytoJournal 2014 Apr 29; 11:8.
  • Cham E, Watkin W, Goldschmidt R, Liu L: Fine needle aspiration cytology of the adrenocortical oncocytic neoplasm: A case report.  Acta Cytol 2010 Jul-Aug; 54(4):627-34.
  • Yang L, Cui H, Wang Z, Zhang B, Ding J, Liu L, Ding HF: Loss of negative feedback control of NF-kappaB2 activity in lymphocytes leads to fatal lung inflamation.  Am J Pathol 2010 Jun; 176(6):2646-57.