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Sheeja Pullarkat, MD


Sheeja Pullarkat, MD

UCLA Physician Sheeja Pullarkat, MD specializes in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology.
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
(310) 706-7638 Information and referral
Voted Best Doctor
Hematology, American Board of Pathology, 2006
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2005
Hematopathology, LAC + USC Medical Center, 2005 - 2006
Surgical Pathology, LAC + USC Medical Center, 2004 - 2005
Research-Oncology, LAC + USC Medical Center, 1997 - 2000
Pathology, LAC + USC Medical Center, 2000 - 2005
Rotating Internship, Calicut Medical College, 1993 - 1994
Medical Degree
MB,BS, Calicut Medical College, 1993
Research Interest
Chemokine receptors in hematological malignancies. Systemic mastocytosis.
Additional Information

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department Title: Director of Hematopathology Fellowship Program

Specialty: Hematopathology & Hematology

  1. Pullarkat Sheeja T, Pullarkat Vinod, Kroft Steven H, Wilson Carla S, Ahsanuddin Arshad N, Mann Karen P, Thein Maung, Grody Wayne W, Brynes Russell K Systemic mastocytosis associated with t(8;21)(q22;q22) acute myeloid leukemia... Journal of hematopathology. 2009; 2(1): 27-33.
  2. Pullarkat Sheeja T, Danley Kathleen, Bernstein Leslie, Brynes Russell K, Cozen Wendy High lifetime incidence of adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia among Hispanics in California... Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 2009; 18(2): 611-5.
  3. Pullarkat Sheeja T, Vardiman James W, Slovak Marilyn L, Rao Dinesh S, Rao Nagesh P, Bedell Victoria, Said Jonathan W Megakaryocytic blast crisis as a presenting manifestation of chronic myeloid leukemia... Leukemia research. 2008; 32(11): 1770-5.
  4. Pullarkat Sheeja T, Sedarat Franklin, Paquette Ronald, Said Jonathan Systemic mastocytosis with plasma cell dyscrasia: report of a case... Leukemia research. 2008; 32(7): 1160-3.
  5. Saadat Payam, Pullarkat Sheeja, Kelly Linda, Vadmal Manjunath Ossifying fibromyxoid tumor of the skin: a report of 2 cases with light microscopic, immunohistochemical, and electron microscopic characterization... Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2005; 52(4): 644-7.
  6. Pullarkat Vinod A, Bueso-Ramos Carlos, Lai Raymond, Kroft Steven, Wilson Carla S, Pullarkat Sheeja T, Bu Xiangdong, Thein Maung, Lee M, Brynes Russell K Systemic mastocytosis with associated clonal hematological non-mast-cell lineage disease: analysis of clinicopathologic features and activating c-kit mutations... American journal of hematology. 2003; 73(1): 12-7.
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