Dr. Vidya Monappa

Associate Professor

Department of Pathology


    Dr Vidya Monappa teaches and trains undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    • Is in charge of MBBS III term – putting up the teaching schedule, practicals etc.
    • Is involved in training post-graduate students.
    • Is examiner for University exams for MBBS.
    • Is a post-graduate thesis guide.
    • Is involved in histopathology and cytopathology reporting
    • Is in-charge of documenting the proceedings of the monthly departmental meetings.


Subject Semester / Year
Pathology 3rd, 4th and 5th semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DNB Pathology National Board of Examinations, New Delhi 2005
MD Pathology RGUHS 2005
MBBS Mysore University 1999


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 27/07/2007 till date
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 29/06/2005 to 26/07/2009
Mysore Medical College, Mysore Tutor 26/03/2002 to 31/03/2005

FNAC of bone tumours- usefulness and limitations



Area of Interest

Histopathology, Cytopathology, Lymphomas

Area of Research

Identification of Myocardial Infarction in Human Autopsy Population Using TTC

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of IAP-ID, 2005.
  • Life Member of IAP, 2007
  • Life Member of KCIAPM, 2002.
  • Life Member of IMA, 2013.

Intra-operative imprint cyto diagnosis of breast lesions- A current perspective

2005-01-01 Hemalatha AL Vidyakumar M Rupashree S Monappa V

Journal of Cytology, 2005, 22 (1): 23-27.

Identification of myocardial infarction in human autopsy population using TTC

2011-01-01 Monappa V Shenoy RP Bakkanawar S Bhat AV Kumar M

JPBMS, 2011, 9 (02).

P53 immuno-histochemical staining patterns in benign, pre-malignant and malignant lesions of the oral cavity- a study of 68 cases

2013-01-01 Baweja P Krishnanand G Monappa V

Journal of interdisciplinary histopathology, 2013, 1(3): 113-120.

Oncocytic variant of muco-epidermoid carcinoma of submandibular gland: an unusual clinical and morphological entity

2007-01-07 Krishnanand G Kaur M Rao RV Monappa V

Indian J Pathol Microbiol, 2007, July, 50(3):538-40.

Multifocal fibrous dysplasia with enchondroma-like areas: Fibro cartilaginous dysplasia

2008-01-01 Monappa V Kudva R

The Internet Journal of Pathology, 2008, Vol 7 No 2.

Adenomatoid tumour of tunica albuginea mimicking seminoma on fine needle aspiration cytology

2009-01-05 Monappa V Rao AC Krishnanand G Mathew M Garg S

Acta Cytol, 2009, May-June, 53(3):349-52.

Cystic prostatic ductal adenocarcinoma- report of a rare case

2009-01-01 Kudva R Monappa V Sharma S

The Internet Journal of Urology, 2009, Vol 6 No 1.

Placental teratoma: a diagnostic dilemma with foetus amorphous acardius

2010-01-04 Kudva R Monappa V Rai L

Indian J Pathol Microbiol, ,2010, April-June, 53(2):378-9.

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in a patient with hepatitis B induced Type 1 membrano-proliferative glomerulonephritis

2010-01-12 Sathyanarayanan V Razak A Narayan G Prabhu M Ramachandran B Kudva R Monappa V Joshi K

Clin Exp Nephrol, 2010, December, 14(6):614-8. Epub, 2010, August 21.

Cronkhite -Canada syndrome associated with Helicobacter pylori infection

2010-01-01 Chandrashekar UK Gnanadev NC Acharya V Monappa V

Calicut Medical Journal, 2010, 8(4):e7.