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Dr. Nicos Nicolaou

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New York, NY
17 years experience male

Locations

NSLIJ - Lenox Hill Hospital

New York, NY

Address

100 E 77th Street, New York, NY
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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About

Bio

Specialty Laboratory medicine;Anatomic and clinical pathology; Subspecialty: Integrative Cytopathology Interests: Education, Inegrative Medicine, Physics, Philosophy, Greek language and Mythology Hobbies: Reading, Walking in Nature, Soccer, Swimming

Specialties
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General Practice

Pathology

Doctor Q&A

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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nicos Nicolaou
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Nitrites in urine: False positive nitrite dipstick causes storage/dark urine: false positive results can be caused by colored substances in the urine (e.g. Phenazopyrid... Read More
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A female asked:
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Tissue diagnosis: Tissue diagnosis is the diagnosis rendered by a pathologist and is based upon the microscopic examination of a tissue specimen removed during a biopsy... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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Thyroid FNA Results: Average reporting of FNA results in the US is 2 to 3 days, if any additional studies (such as immunohistochemistry) are required for dignosis then it ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
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Pathology report: Suspicious for malignancy category is used mostly in cytopathology reports especially when the lesional cells are very few or other limiting factors a... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
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FNA biopsy, breast: A cytopathology report is usually issued within 2-3 business days from the time that the specimen arives in the laboratory.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
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Peripheral smear: Peripheral smear is evaluated by medical technologists. In certain cases a medical doctor (hematologist or hematopathologist) will review the slides,... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Yeast in stool: Yeast are normal bowrl flora and recovery of low numbers in stool cultures is common. No significant correlation between candidiasis and incidental y... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Fat lobule in breast: Yes. Breast tissue is composed of functional elements (glands and ducts) as well as structural elements (connective tissue and vessels). The connect... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nicolaou is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nicolaou is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Karl-Marx-University of Leipzig Faculty of Medicine, Germany
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

LENOX HILL HOSPITAL
Completed 2011

Awards

Outstanding teacher of the year award 2015

Affiliations

Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Associate Professor
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