Saroj K. Sigdel, MD

Associate Professor


Clinical Interests



Dr. Sigdel has a special interest in anatomical and clinical pathology as well as pulmonary pathology.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Ross University (Portsmouth, Dominica)
  • Residency: Western Reserve Care System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (Youngstown, Ohio)
  • Residency: MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)

Honors & Memberships

  • United States Canadian Academy of Pathology, College of American Pathologists, and American Society of Clinical Pathology


  • Certified: American Board of Pathology in Anatomical Pathology

Obeidat Y, Simmons J, AlTarawneh S, Sigdel S, Frandah W, Saunders E. 2021. A Benign Ulcerating Gastric Mass Presenting as Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. Cureus. 2021 8 3;13(6):e15954.
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Khthir R, Shaheen Z, Santhanam P, Sigdel S. 2021. Aggressive Differentiated Thyroid Cancer due to EML4e13-ALKe20 Fusion: A Case Presentation and Review of the Literature. Case Rep Endocrinol. 2021 2 26;2021:8837399.
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Batarseh RY, Shehata M, Becker MD, Sigdel S, He P, Shweihat YR. 2020. Paecilomyces in an immune competent host. IDCases. 2020 7 17;21:e00885.
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Bukamur H, Karem E, Fares S, Sigdel S, Alkhankan E, Zeid F. 2019. A series of two cases of rare tumors: Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura. Respir Med Case Rep. 2019 6 14;28:100872.
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Haydock MM, Sigdel S, Pacioles T. 2018. Gemcitabine-induced skin necrosis. SAGE Open Med Case Rep. 2018 Oct 30;6
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Sodhi K Srikanthan K Goguet-Rubio P Nichols A Mallick A Nawab A Martin R Shah PT Chaudhry M Sigdel S El-Hamdani M Liu J Xie Z Abraham NG Shapiro JI. 2017. pNaKtide Attenuates Steatohepatitis and Atherosclerosis by Blocking Na/K-ATPase/ROS Amplification in C57Bl6 and ApoE Knockout Mice Fed a Western Diet SCI REP-UK 2017 Mar 15;7(1):193
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Cohenford MA, Lim S, Brown C, Chaudhry MA, Sigdel S, Beckelhimer E, Rigas B. 2012. FT-IR microspectroscopy of mouse colon tissues: insight into the chemistry of carcinogenesis and diagnostic potential. Am. J. Pathol. 2012 Dec;181(6):1961-8.
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Sigdel S, Gemind JT, Tomashefski JF. 2011. The Movat pentachrome stain as a means of identifying microcrystalline cellulose among other particulates found in lung tissue. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2011 Feb;135(2):249-54.
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Krishnamurthy S, Sigdel S, Brodell RT. 2005. Frictional asymptomatic darkening of the extensor surfaces. Cutis. 2005 7 29;75(6):349-55.
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