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GUPS Welcomes and Encourages Submissions for Case of the Week!

Format for GUPS Case of the Week Submissions 

Case History: concise summary of the relevant clinical scenario 

Pictures: 3 to 5 images in jpeg format 

Quiz Questions: 

  • One question which asks: ‘what is the correct diagnosis’ with five answers (a,b,c,d,e)
  • Optional: Additional 1-2 questions with five options each.


The chosen answer should be a correct one, i.e. please do not submit questions such as ‘all of the following is correct, except’. The second and third questions could address additional issues related to prognostication, molecular findings, etc. 


Discussion: Concise summary of the salient features of the case with review of the recent literature. 


Reference format: authors, title, journal, year; volume (issue): pages. 

Example: Fox MD, Xiao L, Zhang M, Kamat AM, Siefker-Radtke A, Zhang L, Dinney CP, Czerniak B, Guo CC. Plasmacytoid Urothelial Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder: A Clinicopathologic and Immunohistochemical Analysis of 49 Cases. Am J Clin Pathol. 2017 May; 147(5):500-506. 


Contributor: Name, institution, email 


Organ site: 


Keywords: 2-5 


The formatting should be that of the several cases already posted on the GUPS website. Please note that it is preferable to contact Dr. Francesca Khani at Frk9007@med.cornell.edu or Dr. Farshid Siadat at fasrshid.siadat@ucalgary.ca to ensure the case you intend to submit has not already been submitted by other contributors. Submitted cases will undergo a gentle peer-review, editing and final formatting before posting in order to ensure uniformity. 


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The Genitourinary Pathology Society (GUPS) was formed with the vision of advancing the care of patients with urologic diseases through enhancements of best practices, research, and education in the subspecialty of Urological Pathology.

GUPS is an official Companion Society of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP).

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