Ronald K. Potkul
  • Mary Isabelle Caestecker Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Department Chairperson, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
Uterine Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Vulva Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Fistulas, Gynecologic Surgery, Robotic surgery
Board Certifications
  • Gynecologic Oncology - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology - General Cert: AM Board of Obstetrics/Gynecology

Fatal case of luteinized thecoma with sclerosing peritonitis in a 40-year-old womanBahar,B.; Hu,Z.; Szpaderska,A.; Liotta,M.; Potkul,R. K.; Smith,D.; Ersahin,C.International journal of gynecological pathology : official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists 2014 ;33(1):30-34

Radiation-related predictors of hematologic toxicity after concurrent chemoradiation for cervical cancer and implications for bone marrow-sparing pelvic IMRT.Albuquerque,K.; Giangreco,D.; Morrison,C.; Siddiqui,M.; Sinacore,J.; Potkul,R.; Roeske,J.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2011 ;79(4):1043-1047

Hepatic resection for recurrent metastatic ovarian cancer.Abood,G.; Bowen,M.; Potkul,R.; Aranha,G.; Shoup,M.American Journal of Surgery 2008 ;195(3):370-373

Myeloid sarcoma of the vulva as the presenting symptom in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia.Ersahin,C.; Omeroglu,G.; Potkul,R. K.; Salhadar,A.Gynecologic oncology 2007 ;106(1):259-261

FNA diagnosis of retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma metastasizing to the breast.Omeroglu,G.; Ersahin,C.; Potkul,R. K.; Booth,C. N.Diagnostic cytopathology 2007 ;35(8):508-511

Impact of tumor volume-directed involved field radiation therapy integrated in the management of recurrent ovarian cancer.Albuquerque,K. V.; Singla,R.; Potkul,R. K.; Smith,D. M.; Creech,S.; Lo,S.; Emami,B.Gynecologic oncology 2005 ;96(3):701-704

Mesonephric adenocarcinoma of the vagina with a 3-year follow-up.Ersahin,C.; Huang,M.; Potkul,R. K.; Hammadeh,R.; Salhadar,A.Gynecologic oncology 2005 ;99(3):757-760

Cervical cancer cells induce apoptosis of cytotoxic T lymphocytesContreras,D. N.; Krammer,P. H.; Potkul,R. K.; Bu,P.; Rossi,J. L.; Kaufmann,A. M.; Gissmann,L.; Qiao,L.Journal of immunotherapy (Hagerstown, Md.: 1997) 2000 ;23(1):67-74

Medical School
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Georgetown University Medical Center, Obstetrics & Gynecology: Gynecological Oncology
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