Jerzy W. Stanek, MD, PhD

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-8158

Fax 513-636-3924


Placental pathology; pathology of in utero hypoxia

MD: College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1968.

PhD: College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1974
Residencies:  University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 1970-1976; Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, and Rush Presbyterian-St.Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 1990-1994.

Fellowship: Reproductive Endocrinology, University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kraków, Poland; 1976-1977.

Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Polish Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1976; Endocrinology, Postgraduate Medical Center, Poland, 1977; Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 1994; Pediatric Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 1999.

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Stanek J,  Biesiada J. Relation of placental diagnosis in stillbirth to fetal maceration and gestational age at delivery. J Perinat Med. 2014 Jul;42(4):457-71

Calvo-Garcia MA, Lim FY, Stanek J, Bitters C, Kline-Fath BM. Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor: Prenatal imaging clues to differentiate from other fetal chest lesions. Pediatr Radiol.  2014 Apr;44(4):479-83.

Stanek J. Comparison of placental pathology in preterm, late-preterm, near-term, and term births. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Mar;210(3):234.e1-6.

Stanek J. Periarterial stem villous edema is associated with hypercoiled umbilical cord and stem obliterative endarteritis. OJOG. 2013;3(9A):9-14.

Stanek J. Hypoxic patterns of placental injury: a review. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013 May;137(5):706-20.

Stanek J. Placental membrane laminar necrosis and chorionic microcysts. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2012 Nov-Dec; 15(6):514-6.

Sheridan RM, Stanek J, Khoury J, Handwerger S. Abnormal expression of transcription factor AP-2α in pathologic placentas. Hum Pathol. 2012 Nov;43(11):1866-74.

Stanek J, Biesiada J. Clustering of maternal/fetal clinical conditions and outcomes and placental lesions. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Jun;206(6):493.e1-8.

Laor T, Stanek J, Leach JL. Diprosopus tetraophthalmus: CT as a complement to autopsy. Br J Radiol. 2012 Jan;85(1009):e10-3.

Sheridan RM, Michelfelder EC, Choe KA, Divanovic A, Liu C, Ware S, Stanek J. Ductus arteriosus aneurysm with massive thrombosis of pulmonary artery and fetal hydrops. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2012 Jan-Feb;15(1):79-85.