Dr Chaithra G V

Associate Professor

Department of Pathology


    Associate Professor

    Department coordinator - Competency based medical education 


Subject Semester / Year
Pathology III, IV, V semester MBBS


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Pathology Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry 2011
MBBS Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore 2006


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Sagar hospital, Bangalore Junior consultant Diagnostic 1 year
Apollo hospital, Mysore Consultant Pathology Diagnostic 1 year
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Assistant Professor Teaching, Diagnostic and Research 4 years
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Associate Professor Teaching, Diagnostic and Research Present


Area of Interest

Histopathology, Cytology

Area of Expertise

Histopathology and Cytology

Area of Research

Gynecological Pathology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Karnataka Chapter of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists

Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists

1.Chaithra G V and Kini, Hema and Saha, Debarshi and Rai, Sharada and Adiga, Deepa S and Rao, Ranjitha and Philipose, Cheryl Sarah (2017) Histomorphologic Spectrum in Hyaline Vascular Variant of Castleman Disease. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 11 (8). EC01-EC04. 

2. Chaithra GV and Saha, Debarshi and Yadav, Richa and Adiga, Deepa S and Lobo, Flora Dorothy and Ghosh, Apurv and Kini, Jyoti (2018) The Role of Crush Cytology in the Diagnosis of Large-Intestine Lesions with Correlation on Histopathology. Acta Cytologica., 62 (3). pp. 215-222. 

3.Rai S,lali BS,Venkataramana CG, Philipose CS, Rao R,Prabhu G G.A quest for accuracy: Evaluation of the Paris system in diagnosis of urothelial carcinomas.J Cytol 2019 ; 36 :169-73.

4.Venkataramana CG, Pai RR, Rao R, Nirupama M, Lobo FD, Sahoo KK. Clinicopathological study of medullary carcinoma of thyroid: A single institute experience. Thyroid Res Pract 2018;15:38-41.

5.Ganesh RN, Chaithra GV,Jain A, Jacob SA,Siddaraju N. Sebaceous lymphadenoma of the parotid gland: a rare lesion masquerading as a metastatic node in an elderly male patient with mixed testicular germ cell tumour on chemotherapy. Pathology. 2012 Aug;44(5):474-6.

1. ICMR study on p16 expression in non-small cell carcinoma of lung 2. Cytomorphology of Cervical lymph node aspirates in poorly differentiated malignancy. 3. Role of cytology in Diagnosis of large Intestine lesions with histopathology correlation 4. Role of fine needle aspiration cytology in diagnosis of mediastinal lesions. 5. Actinomycosis: Retrospective analysis of a deceptive chronic infection.