Mega Lahori, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor

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Pathology - Gynecologic


Pathology - Cytopathology

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Clinical Interests

Dr Lahori is an anatomic pathologist with focus in cytopathology and gynecologic pathology. She has trained in anatomic pathology, cytopathology, and oncologic pathology and can perform minimally invasive fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsies of superficial masses by feeling the mass manually or using ultrasound guidance. Many, if not most, of the targets of the FNA biopsies are head and neck masses, lymph nodes, parotid gland lesions, thyroid nodules, and soft tissue lesions.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr Lahori's focus of research has been gynecologic pathology, soft tissue cytopathology and thyroid cytopathology.

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Medical School

M.B.B.S., General Medicine, Government Medical College, India, 2011

Medical School

M.D., Pathology, Jammu University, India, 2016


Anatomic Pathology, Icahn School of Medicine, 2018-2021


Cytopathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2021-2022


Oncologic Surgical Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2022-2023

Recipient of Mazumdar-Shaw International Clinical Fellowship awarded by Biocon Limited at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2021,, 2022

Profile of lymphadenopathy: An institutional based cytomorphological study. Malhotra AS, Lahori M, NigamA, Khajuria A. Int J Appl Basic Med Res. 2017 Apr-Jun; 7(2): 100–103.

Clinicopathological spectrum of uterine leiomyomas in a state of northern India: a hospital based study. Lahori M, Singh Malhotra A, Sakul, Khajuria A, Goswami KC. International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynecology. Lahori M et al. Int J Reprod Contracept Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Jul;5(7):2295-2299.

Efficacy of intravenous iron vs intravenous iron plus erythropoietin vs Blood transfusions in patients with iron deficiency anemia. Sakul S, Lahori M, Gupta AK, Bhat S, Gupta P. Annals of Applied Bio- Sciences. 2016; 4(3):267-72.

Cytology of Bile Duct Brushings: Streaming Ahead with Time. Lahori M, Andotra U, Malhotra AS. Annals of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. April 2022; 9(4): R1-R8.

Concepts of Pathology from ancient India-a review of Sanskrit literature. Lahori M. Annals of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. December 2021; 8(12): R6-R10.

Oncocytic intrathyroid parathyroid adenoma masquerading as hurthle cell neoplasm: fine needle aspiration cytology of two cases. Lahori M, Chen C. International Journal of Scientific Research. Oct 2021; 10 (10): 57-58

Adenomatoid Tumor of Epididymis: A Case report with correlation between histology and cytology. Lahori M, Gupta S, Goswami KC, Khajuria A. Annals of Applied Bio-Sciences.: 2016; 3(4) :64-66.

Ocular Rhinosporidium granuloma masquerading as Conjunctival hemangioma: a case report. Raina B, Lahori M, Khajuria A. Annals of Applied Bio-Sciences. 2015; 2(3):39-41

Adenomyoepithelioma arising in axillary breast tissue: a diagnostic rarity: case report with literature review. Lahori M, Gupta S, Raina B, Khajuria A. Annals of Applied Bio-Sciences 2016; 3(2):40-43.

Amlodipine induced chylous ascites in a patient undergoing peritoneal dialysis- A case report. Gupta S, Lahori M, Bhat S. Annals of Applied Bio-Sciences. 2016; 3(3) :50-52.