Carl J. O’Hara, MD

Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

670 Albany St Biosquare III


My primary expertise is in Hematopathology and in Immunohistochemistry. Concentrated areas of interest include amylodosis and pulmonary pathology (lung cancer).


  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston College, BS


  • Published on 7/29/2017

    Prokaeva T, Akar H, Spencer B, Havasi A, Cui H, O'Hara CJ, Gursky O, Leszyk J, Steffen M, Browning S, Rosenberg A, Connors LH. Hereditary Renal Amyloidosis Associated With a Novel Apolipoprotein A-II Variant. Kidney Int Rep. 2017 Nov; 2(6):1223-1232. PMID: 29270531.

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  • Published on 7/20/2017

    Hon C, O'Hara CJ, Litle VR. Endotracheal hamartoma case report: Two contrasting clinical presentations of a rare entity. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017; 38:98-101. PMID: 28755616.

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  • Published on 4/12/2017

    Muñoz-Largacha JA, Gower AC, Sridhar P, Deshpande A, O'Hara CJ, Yamada E, Godfrey TE, Fernando HC, Litle VR. miRNA profiling of primary lung and head and neck squamous cell carcinomas: Addressing a diagnostic dilemma. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Aug; 154(2):714-727. PMID: 28495058.

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  • Published on 4/10/2017

    Govender P, Keyes CM, Hankinson EA, O'Hara CJ, Sanchorawala V, Berk JL. Transbronchial biopsies safely diagnose amyloid lung disease. Amyloid. 2017 Mar; 24(1):37-41. PMID: 28393574.

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  • Published on 11/1/2016

    Bhatt N, Sloan JM, O'Hara CJ, Oommen R, Steiling K, Litle VR. Extranodal Marginal Zone Endobronchial Lymphoma Associated With Hepatitis C. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Nov; 102(5):e407-e408. PMID: 27772593.

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  • Published on 6/1/2016

    Muñoz-Largacha JA, O'Hara CJ, Sloan JM, Fernando HC, Litle VR. Surgical Management of Pulmonary Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma Associated With Light-Chain Deposition Disease. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jun; 101(6):e207-10. PMID: 27211983.

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  • Published on 6/25/2015

    Sarosiek S, Seldin DC, Connors LH, Spencer B, Murakami A, O'Hara C, Sanchorawala V. Vertebral compression fractures as the initial presentation of AL amyloidosis: case series and review of literature. Amyloid. 2015; 22(3):156-62. PMID: 26104853.

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  • Published on 9/10/2014

    Fu J, Seldin DC, Berk JL, Sun F, O'Hara C, Cui H, Sanchorawala V. Lymphadenopathy as a manifestation of amyloidosis: a case series. Amyloid. 2014 Dec; 21(4):256-60. PMID: 25208081.

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  • Published on 1/29/2014

    von Keudell G, Sanchorawala V, O'Hara C, C Seldin D, Sloan JM. Simultaneous presentation of kappa-restricted chronic lymphocytic leukemia and lambda light chain AL amyloidosis. Amyloid. 2014 Jun; 21(2):124-7. PMID: 24471777.

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  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Eisenstein A, Vaisman L, Johnston-Cox H, Gallan A, Shaffer K, Vaughan D, O'Hara C, Joseph L. Integration of basic science and clinical medicine: the innovative approach of the cadaver biopsy project at the Boston University School of Medicine. Acad Med. 2014 Jan; 89(1):50-3. PMID: 24280854.

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