Melissa V. Kesler, MD

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Hematopathology
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma

Melissa V. Kesler, MD


My name is Melissa V. Kesler; I received my medical degree from the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington. I then completed a fellowship at University of Texas, Dallas.

I am board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic, Clinical Pathology and Hematology.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Texas, Dallas

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Hematology

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Scott TL, Christian PA, Kesler MV, Donohue KM, Shelton B, Wakamatsu K, Ito S, D'Orazio J.
    Pigment-independent cAMP-mediated epidermal thickening protects against cutaneous UV injury by keratinocyte proliferation.
    Exp Dermatol. 2012 Oct;21(10):771-7.
  2. Korrect GS, Kesler MV, Strup SE.
    Aggressive angiomyxoma presenting as urinary retention in a male: a case report and literature review.
    Can J Urol. 2011 Oct;18(5):5908-10.
  3. Hayes D, Kesler MV, Skinner SC, Attili AK.
    A 19-year-old woman with progressive dyspnea and multiple pulmonary nodules.
    Chest. 2011 Jul;140(1):253-7.
  4. Diaz-Guzman E, Dong B, Hobbs SB, Kesler MV, Hayes D.
    Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis after lung transplant: report of 2 cases and a literature review.
    Exp Clin Transplant. 2011 Jun;9(3):217-22.
  5. D'Orazio JA, Burns LA, Farhoudi N, McBride MT, Kesler MV.
    Acute myelogenous leukemia presenting as acute infectious meningitis in a 7-year-old boy.
    Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 May;48(4):444-8.

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