Zhiyan Fu photo R

Zhiyan Fu, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology

LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
Department of Pathology
Center for Advanced Learning and Simulation
2021 Perdido St., 7th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70112


PGY6, Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology,
Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL,7/2021-6/2022 

PGY5, Breast/GI Pathology,
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 7/2020-6/2021

Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology,
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 7/2016-6/2020

Chief Resident, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 7/2019-6/2020

M.S., Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 8/2009-12/2012

M.D., Medical School of Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 9/2002-6/2009


Louisiana License # 333865
New York State License # 302062
Florida State License # ME150228


Dr. Fu is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology. She also serves as a GI Pathologist at University Medical Center – New Orleans. She is board certified by the American Board of Pathology: Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology.

Selected Publications

Fu, Zhiyan; Kmeid, Michel; Aldyad, Mahmoud; Rand, Janne V.; Lee, Hwajeong. Composite Intestinal Adenoma-Microcarcinoid (CIAM): An update and literature review. Submitted.

Li, Hua; Fu, Zhiyan; Arslan, Mustafa Erdem; Cho, Daniel; and Lee, Hwajeong. Differential diagnosisand management of immune checkpoint inhibitor-induced colitis: a comprehensive review. Submitted.

Fu, Zhiyan; Li, Hua; Arslan, Mustafa Erdem; Ells, Peter F.; and Lee, Hwajeong. Hepatic Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: a Review. World J Clin Oncol 2021 May 24; 12(5): 335-341 DOI:10.5306/wjco.v12.i5.335

Arslan, Mustafa E; Li, Hua; Fu, Zhiyan; Jennings, Timothy A; Lee, Hwajeong. Plexiform Fibromyxoma: Review of Rare Mesenchymal Gastric Neoplasm and Its Differential Diagnosis. World J Gastrointest Oncol May 15, 2021; 13(5): 409-423 [DOI: 10.4251/wjgo.v13.i5.409

Li, Hua; Arslan, Mustafa Erdem; Lee, Edward C.; Qualia, Cary M.; Mikula, Michael W.; Fu, Zhiyan; Petchers, Adam; Arker, Soe Htet; Kmeid, Michel; Boguniewicz, Ann; Lee, Hwajeong. Pyloric Gland Metaplasia: Potential Histologic Predictor of Severe Pouch Disease Including Crohn’s Disease of the
Pouch in Ulcerative Colitis. Pathol Res Pract. 2021;220:153389. Online ahead of print https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prp.2021.153389 [PMID: 33640710]

Saade, Rayan; Kmeid, Michel; Miller, David; Tsang, Tyler; Fu, Zhiyan; Litynski, James; Anderson, Joseph C; Lee, Hwajeong; Tadros, Mciheal. Overutilization of Surgical Resection for Benign Colorectal Polyps: Analysis from a Tertiary Care Center. In its current form for publication in Endosc Int Open.
2021 – In Press

Fu, Zhiyan; Aldyb, Mahmoud; Arslan, Mustafa; Boguniewicz, Ann; Karamchandani, Dipti M, Lee, Hwajeong. Lymphocytic colitis pattern of injury presenting as endoscopic polyps: a case series. Hum Pathol. 2020 Jul;101:10-17. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2020.04.008. [PMID: 32387106]

Ginter, Paula S.; Fu, Zhiyan; Shin, Sandra J.. Low-grade variants of triple-negative breast carcinoma (TNBC): a review. Diagn Histopathol. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mpdhp.2019.10.019

Fu, Zhiyan; Saade, Rayan; Koo, Brandon H; Jennings,Timothy A; Lee, Hwajeong. Incidence of composite intestinal adenoma-microcarcinoid in 158 surgically resected polyps and its association with squamous morule. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2019 Oct;42:69-74. doi: 10.1016/j.anndiagpath.2019.07.004.
Epub 2019 Jul 15 [PMID: 31326865]

Chen, Xiao; Firdaus, Sarah J.; Fu, Zhiyan; Wu, Zengying; Soulages, Jose L.; Arrese, Estela L. Manduca sexta Perilipin 1B: A new PLIN1 isoform linked to fat storage prior to pupation. Insect Biochem Mol Biol. 2019 v.110 pp. 69-79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibmb.2019.05.001


Affiliated Hospitals & Clinics

University Medical Center - New Orleans