Matthew S. Purdom, MD

Clinical interests

  • Cytopathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Surgical Pathology

Matthew S. Purdom, MD


My name is Matthew Purdom; I received my medical degree from the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington. I then completed a fellowship at the University of Kentucky, Lexington.

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

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

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

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
Room MS-117
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0293

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  1. Purdom M, Cibull ML, Stratton TD, Samayoa LM, Romond EH, McGrath PC, Karabakhtsian RG. Should Histologic Grade Be Incorporated into the TNM Classification System for Small (T1, T2) Node-Negative Breast Adenocarcinomas? Patholog Res Int. 2010;2011:825627.
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  2. Purdom MS, Stanford JA, Gerhardt GA. Differential effects of post-implantation time on potassium- versus D-amphetamine-evoked dopamine overflow in the striatum of F344 rats. Neurosci Lett. 2003 Sep 11; 348(2):97-100. PMID: 12902027.
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  3. Purdom MS, Stanford JA, Currier TD, Gerhardt GA. Microdialysis studies of D-amphetamine-evoked striatal dopamine overflow in young versus aged F344 rats: effects of concentration and order of administration. Brain Res. 2003 Jul 25; 979(1-2):203-9. PMID: 12850587.
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  4. Stanford JA, Currier TD, Purdom MS, Gerhardt GA. Nomifensine reveals age-related changes in K(+)-evoked striatal DA overflow in F344 rats. Neurobiol Aging. 2001 May-Jun; 22(3):495-502. PMID: 11378257.
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