Jerzy W. Stanek, MD, PhD

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

UC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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. Association of coexisting morphological umbilical cord abnormality and clinical cord compromise with hypoxic and thrombotic placental histology. Virchows Arch. 2016;468:723-32.

Stanek J. Chorangiosis of chorionic villi: what does it really mean? Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2016;140: 588-593.

Stanek J, Biesiada J. Clustering and classical analysis of clinical and placental phenotypes in fetal growth restriction and constitutional fetal smallness. Placenta. 2016;42:93-105. 

Kessler CA, Stanek JW, Stringer KF, Handwerger S. ETS1 induces human trophoblast differentiation. Endocrinology. 2015 Feb 2.

Sheridan R, Belludi C, Khoury J, Stanek J, Handwerger S. FOXO1 expression in villous trophoblast of preeclampsia and fetal growth restriction placentas. Histol Histopathol. 2015;30:213-222.

Stanek J. Placental hypoxic overlap lesions: A clinicoplacental correlation. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2015;41:358-369.

Stanek J, Biesiada J, Trzeszcz M. Clinicoplacental phenotypes vary with gestational age: An analysis by classical and clustering methods. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2014;93:392-398.

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

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

Stanek J. Hypoxic patterns of placental injury: a review. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013;137:706-720.