Dr. Mary Mathew

Professor & Head of the Dept.

Department of Pathology


    Dr Mary Mathew teaches and trains undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    • Plans, supervises and manages curriculum of Medical Laboratory Technician Program.
    • Does annual supervision of postgraduate thesis.
    • Guides short term undergraduate student research projects also PhD guide.
    • Is examiner for MBBS and postgraduate examiner for MD Pathology.
    • Provides Diagnostics: reporting histopathology and cytology samples.
    • Conducts foetal autopsies.
    • Attends workshops and conferences regularly to update the knowledge and also faculty orientation, development and other meetings as required by the university.
    • Is in charge of the Departmental ISO.
    • Sets University and sessional question papers.


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


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PGDMLE Medical Law & Ethics National Law School, India University, Bangalore 2012
MD Pathology Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1997
DCH Pediatrics Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1991
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1988


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC,Manipal Professor and Head June 2021 till date
KMC, Manipal Professor 01/02/2011 to May 2021
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 20/07/2002 to 31/01/2011
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 26/06/1997 to 19/07/2002
KMC, Manipal Tutor cum PG 15/03/1993 to 17/03/1997
KMC, Manipal Tutor in Physiology 20/11/1989 to 31/01/1990

Warriors without armors: Human Rights violations against healthcare workers in the times of COVID-19.

2020-12-03 Roy et al

Webinar Series – Ethical of the Humanitarian and Social Aspects in responding to COVID 19, Global Bioethics Enquiry

2020 Dr. Mary Mathew

Webinar Series – Ethical Issues in Medical Education in the wake of COVID-19, Global Bioethics Enquiry

2020 Dr.MaryMathew(Webinar Co-Chair and Moderator)

Sinonasal Metastasis: A Clinicopathological Series of Seven Cases.

April-June 2020 Dr.Varun Kumar Singh Dr.Mary Mathew Dr.Ranjini Kudva Dr.Kanthilatha Pai Dr.Arijit Bishnu

Enhancing Social Accountability Skills in Medical Students Through Community School Projects.

2020 Dr. Mary Mathew


Area of Interest

Medical renal disease, Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology, Male and Female genital tract tumors, Placental Pathology, Bioethics

Area of Expertise

Nephropathology, Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology, Placental Pathology, Bioethics

Area of Research

Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology, Placental Pathology and Bioethics

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Indian Association of Pathology and Microbiology, 1993.
  • Life Member of International Association of Pathology-Indian Division 1993
  • Life member of Indian Association of Hematology & Blood transfusion 1993
  • Life Member – Karnataka Chapter of IAPM (KCIAPM) 1997
  • Member of FERCI 2013
  • Member of International Forum of teachers, UNESCO Chair in Bioethics 2013
  • Life Member Indian Society of Renal and Transplant Pathology
  • Fellow of International Institute of Organizational Psychological Medicine



Cutaneous metaplastic synovial cyst

1997-01-01 Ravikala VR Lakshmi R Kanthilatha P TS Rao

Ind J Dermat, 1997, 42; 260-261.

Comparison of haemoglobin, mean corpuscular volume and Red cell distribution width in the differential diagnosis of anaemia’s using automated blood cell analysers

1998-01-01 Gurudutt G Urmila K

Proceedings on the National Conference on Biomedical Engineering IV, 1998, 22-24, Manipal, India.

Evaluation of the NBT test in children with recurrent infection

1999-01-01 AV Chalapathi R Ravikala VR Annamma K

Ind J Hemat and blood transfusion, 1999, 17, (1): 42-46.

Gelatinous transformation of the bone marrow following chemotherapy for myeloma

2001-01-01 Isaac M Chethan M Sripathi R

Indian J Pathol, Microbiol, 2001, 44 (1): 53-54.

A Clinico-haematological comparison of adult chronic myeloid leukaemia and juvenile myelomonocytic leukaemia in young patients

2002-01-01 Mohan S Manohar C Mathew M Kurien A

Indian J Hemat and Blood Transfusion, 2002, 20; (1): 19-21.

Rosette formation in non- Hodgkin’s lymphoma in the bone marrow- A case report

2004-01-01 Annamma K Chethan M Lakshmi R

Indian J Pathol Microbiol, 2004, (1): 34-35.

Low grade adenocarcinoma of endolymphatic sac origin

2006-01-01 Saurabh M Ravikala VR Manna V Deepak R

Am J Oto, 2006, 27: 362-365.

Mucinous metaplasia of the prepuce- A case report and review of literature

2006-01-01 Anurag J Alfred R

Indian J Pathol Microbiol, 2006, 49(2): 263-264.

Cutaneous sarcoidosis masquerading as lepromatous leprosy

2006-01-01 Rai VM Balachandran C

Indian J Lepr, 2006, 78(4): 49-53.

Clinico-pathological and Immunofluorescence study in lupus nephritis

2007-01-01 Divya Sood Ramnarayan K Prabhu

Pathology International, 2007, 57(1), A35.

Primary small cell carcinoma of the esophagus – An eight year retrospective study

2015-01-01 Nayal B Vasudevan G Rao ACK Kudva R Valiathan M Mathew M Rao L

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 9 (5). EC04-EC06. ISSN 0973-709X

Cast nephropathy: Clinicopathologic analysis of 4 cases

2015-01-01 Mathew M Kishore M

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4 (1). pp. 2551-2554. ISSN 2319-7064

Aspergillosis Causing Delayed Implant Loosening in a Case of Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Case Report with Review of Literature

2015-01-01 Hasan R Kumar S Mathew M Shivamurthy A Nayal B

International Journal of Scientific Study, 2 (12). pp. 215-217

Clinical Utility of Fetal Autopsy and Its Impact on Genetic Counseling

2015-01-01 Nayak SS Shukla A Lewis L Kadavigere R Mathew M Adiga PK Vasudeva A Kumar P Shetty J Shah HH & Girisha KM

Prenatal Diagnosis, 35. pp. 1-7.

Eosinophilic cystitis in males: A six year retrospective study

2015-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Kishore M

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, 2 (2). pp. 536-540. ISSN 2349-5979

Solitary nevus lipomatosus cutaneous superficialis presenting at birth

2015-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Priya PJ Ali MS

Scholars Journal of Medical Case Reports, 3 (3). pp. 180-181. ISSN 2347-6559

Nimesulide induced cholestatic hepatitis

2014-01-01 Mathew R Chogtu B Bairy KL Prabhu MM Mathew M

International Journal of Pharmaceutical Biological and Chemical Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 17-21. ISSN 2278-5191

Angiomyoma Presenting as a Painful Subcutaneous Mass: A Diagnostic Challenge

2014-01-01 Kumar S Hasan R Maddukuri SB Mathew M

BMJ Case Reports. pp. 1-4

Assessment of Tumor Cell Morphology and Peri-Tumoral Stromal Changes in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

2014-01-01 Rakheja M Grover J Chauhan A Mathew M Raghu AR Guddattu V Solomon MC

Journal of Medical Science and Clinical Research, 2 (12). pp. 3509-3519. ISSN (e) -2347-176x

A Case of Congenital Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma, Presenting as Blueberry Muffin Baby

2014-01-01 Mathew M Jaiprakash P Rao L Bhaskaranand N

Iranian Journal of Pathology, 9 (2). pp. 156-159

Eccrine angiomatous hyperplasia – a rare and unusual mimicker Of neurofibroma

2014-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Hasan R Sharan A

Medico Research Chronicles, 1 (2). pp. 177-182

Fetal Akinesia Deformation Sequence: Expanding the Phenotypic Spectrum

2014-01-01 Nayak SS Kadavigere R Mathew M Kumar P Girisha KM

American Journal of Medical Genetics. pp. 1-6.

Non-traumatic pseudocyst of spleen presenting as chronic abdominal pain and vomiting

2014-01-01 Kishanchand C Naalla R Kumar S Mathew M

BMJ Case Report 2014. pp. 1-2

Postmortem diagnosis of pulmonary relapse of langerhans cell Histiocytosis on fine needle aspiration cytology.

2014-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Manohar C Shaheen P

Medico Research Chronicles, 1 (2). pp. 173-176

Rifampicin-induced lichenoid eruptions.

2014-01-01 Shahul HA Manu MK Mohapatra AK Mathew M

BMJ Case Reports. pp. 1-2.

An infiltrative squamous cell carcinoma of the sinonasal tract -A report of a rare case

2014-01-01 Subhalakshmi Mathew M Raghu AR Kamath AT Carnelio S Solomon MC

International Journal of Advanced Research, 2 (5). pp. 792-798. ISSN 2320-5407

Ancient schwannoma mimicking a thyroid mass with retrosternal extension

2013-01-01 Pillai S Agarwal AC Mathew M Nayak DR

BMJ Case Report. pp. 1-3

Anterior Wall Urethral Leiomyoma of the Distal Urethra

2013-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Kaur SD Thomas J

National Journal of Laboratory Medicine, 2 (1). pp. 22-24. ISSN 2277-8551

Broad Ligament Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Tumor (PEComa) of Uncertain Malignant Potential

2013-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Rao L Nagel B

Turkish Journal of Pathology, 1 (1). pp. 1-3

Giant cystic retroperitoneal lymphangioma in an adult

2013-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Priya PJ Mathew S

Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology. pp. 1-3. ISSN 2146-8362

Mucinous naevus: A rare variant of connective tissue naevus

2013-01-01 Nayal B Mathew M Kumar P Nair RP

Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology

Papuloerythroderma of Ofuji in A Young Adult

2013-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Unni RN Balachandran C

J Interdiscipl Histopathol. pp. 1-3. ISSN 2146-8362

The Spirituality Augmented Cognitive Behavioral Therapy-evidence Based meaning therapy for depression and demoralisation

2013-01-01 Mathew M

Jurnal Widya Medika Surabaya, 1 (2). pp. 117-122

A rare case of isolated eyelid myxoma

2013-01-01 Pai VH Pai PM Mathew M

Journal of Pakistan Association of Dermatologists, 23 (2). pp. 240-242

Synchronous bilateral clear cell carcinoma and papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma of the ovaries

2013-01-01 Nayal B Mathew M Rao L Nagel B Kumar P

J Interdiscipl Histopathol. pp. 1-4. ISSN 2146-8362

Primary Renal Hydatid Cyst: A Rarity

2012-01-01 Nayal B Mathew M

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 6 (7). pp. 1311-1312

Adult Lymphangioma - A Rare Entity: A Report of Two Cases

2012-01-01 Mathew M Dil SK

Türk Patoloji Dergisi, 28 (1). pp. 80-82. ISSN 1018-5615

Case Report Incidental Renal Botryomycosis in a Nonfunctioning Kidney

2012-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Nagel B Thomas J

Case Reports in Nephrology. pp. 1-3

Case Report Polypoidal IntestinalMetaplasia and Dysplasia of the External UrethralMeatus

2012-01-01 Mathew M Nayal B Rao L Unni RN Thomas J

Case Reports in Nephrology. pp. 1-3

Scrotal Aspergillosis Associated with Fournier’s Gangrene in a Patient with Cirrhosis

2012-01-01 Mathew M Priya P Mathew S

Iranian Journal of Pathology, 7 (1). pp. 53-57

Umbilical laparoscopic scar endometriosis

2011-01-01 Kodandapani S Pai MV Mathew M

Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences, 4 (3). pp. 150-152

Sudden Death Due to Mitral Valve Prolapse

2011-01-01 Babu RYP Rastogi P Manjunath S Bhagavath P Mathew M

Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, 4 (1). pp. 39-41

Clinico-pathological and Immuno-fluorescence profile of patients with Lupus Nephritis - A 5 year study

2003-01-01 Dr Divya Sood

Evaluation of crush smears and frozen section in the intraoperative diagnosis of CNS lesions

Dr Shrijeet Chakraborti

Histopathological study of prostatic needle biopsy and correlation with Gleason’s score and serum prostate specific antigen

2006-01-01 Dr Reena Baidya

Clinico-pathological study of gastrointestinal polyps

2007-01-01 Dr Ravindra Kumar

Clinico-pathological study of Bcl-2 expression in renal tumours

2008-01-01 Dr Kirtani Pawan Hari

Histo-pathological effects of androgen ablation in prostatic adenocarcinoma and the probable role of Bcl-2 detection of early recurrence

2009-01-01 Dr Bhavana Nayal

Clinico-pathological study of Primary FSGS

2011-01-01 Dr Sakhi Anand

Histopathological changes in Prepubertal and Postpubertal Cryptorchid Testes – Dr Mohammed Shakir


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