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Ariel Distenfeld, M.D.

Clinical Professor;
Department of Medicine (Medicine)

Clinical Addresses

227 East 19th Street
New York, NY 10003
Hours: Tue. 1 - 5
Phone: 212-995-6082
Fax: 212-979-3529

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Medical Specialties

Cancer, Hematology

Medical Expertise

Lymphoma, Hematologic Cancer, Platelet Disease, General Hematology/Oncology, Anemia, Chemotherapy


Champus/Tri-care, Cigna PPO, Local 1199, Medicaid, Medicare, Multiplan, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, No Fault, Worker's Compensation

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Board Certification

1964 — Ab Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
1974 — Ab Internal Medicine (Hematology)


1957-1958 — Bellevue Hospital Center, Internship
1958-1960 — Bellevue Hospital Center, Residency Training
1960-1961 — Bellevue Hospital Center (Hematology), Clinical Fellowships

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -


Transfusion-related acute lung injury
Distenfeld, Ariel
2002 Jul 17;288(3):316; author reply 316-316; author reply 316, JAMA
— id: 96405, year: 2002, vol: 288, page: 316; author reply 316, stat: Journal Article,

Inhibition of hematopoiesis by a plasma factor in a case of aplastic anemia associated with systemic lupus erythematosus
Marques, J A; Rhim, H; Distenfeld, A
1995 Dec;14(4):293-296, Puerto Rico health sciences journal
— id: 858162, year: 1995, vol: 14, page: 293, stat: Journal Article,

Skin manifestation of agnogenic myeloid metaplasia
Loewy, G; Mathew, A; Distenfeld, A
1994 Feb;45(2):167-170, American journal of hematology
— id: 858172, year: 1994, vol: 45, page: 167, stat: Journal Article,

Problems in primary care
Distenfeld, A
1993 Sep;329(10):728; author reply 731-728; author reply 731 728; author reply 731, New England journal of medicine
— id: 858182, year: 1993, vol: 329, page: 728; author reply 731, stat: Journal Article,

Specificity of heme for hemopoietic recovery from AZT toxicity
Loewy, G; Cook, P; Ahmed, T; Lutton, J D; Nishimura, M; Distenfeld, A; Levere, R D; Abraham, N G
1992 ;6(2):79-85, Hematologic pathology
— id: 858192, year: 1992, vol: 6, page: 79, stat: Journal Article,

Hodgkin's disease and AIDS. Twenty-three new cases and a review of the literature
Ames ED; Conjalka MS; Goldberg AF; Hirschman R; Jain S; Distenfeld A; Metroka CE
1991 Apr;5(2):343-356, Hematology-oncology clinics of North America
— id: 67044, year: 1991, vol: 5, page: 343, stat: Journal Article,

Polycythaemia in patient with AIDS
Battan, R; Ottaviano, P; Porcelli, M; Distenfeld, A
1990 Jun;335(8701):1342-1343, Lancet
— id: 858202, year: 1990, vol: 335, page: 1342, stat: Journal Article,

Multiple restriction enzyme digests are required to rule out polymorphism in the molecular diagnosis of chronic myeloid leukemia
Grossman, A; Mathew, A; O'Connell, M P; Tiso, P; Distenfeld, A; Benn, P
1990 Jan;4(1):63-64, Leukemia
— id: 858212, year: 1990, vol: 4, page: 63, stat: Journal Article,

Microenvironmental toxicity of azidothymidine: partial sparing with hemin
Abraham, N G; Bucher, D; Niranjan, U; Brown, A C; Lutton, J D; Distenfeld, A; Ahmed, T; Levere, R D
1989 Jul;74(1):139-144, Blood
— id: 858232, year: 1989, vol: 74, page: 139, stat: Journal Article,

Splenectomy in patients with AIDS
Mathew, A; Raviglione, M C; Niranjan, U; Sabatini, M T; Distenfeld, A
1989 Nov;32(3):184-189, American journal of hematology
— id: 858222, year: 1989, vol: 32, page: 184, stat: Journal Article,

A clinicopathologically distinctive primary splenic histiocytic neoplasm. Demonstration of its histiocyte derivation by immunophenotypic and molecular genetic analysis
Franchino, C; Reich, C; Distenfeld, A; Ubriaco, A; Knowles, D M
1988 May;12(5):398-404, American journal of surgical pathology
— id: 858242, year: 1988, vol: 12, page: 398, stat: Journal Article,

Autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura in homosexual men
Morris L; Distenfeld A; Amorosi E; Karpatkin S
1982 Jun;96(6 Pt 1):714-717, Annals of internal medicine
— id: 14941, year: 1982, vol: 96, page: 714, stat: Journal Article,

Morris, L; Distenfeld, A; Amorosi, E; Karpatkin, S
1982 ;30(2):A324-A324, Clinical research
— id: 30557, year: 1982, vol: 30, page: A324, stat: Journal Article,

Morris, L; Distenfeld, A; Amorosi, E; Karpatkin, S
1982 ;97(4):617-617, Annals of internal medicine
— id: 30520, year: 1982, vol: 97, page: 617, stat: Journal Article,

Immunologic thrombocytopenia; induced by gentamicin
Chen, J H; Wiener, L; Distenfeld, A
1980 Jun;80(7 Pt 1):1134-1135, New York state journal of medicine
— id: 858252, year: 1980, vol: 80, page: 1134, stat: Journal Article,

Leukemic cell fragments mimicking platelets
Chen, J H; Distenfeld, A
1978 May;239(19):1959-1960, JAMA
— id: 858262, year: 1978, vol: 239, page: 1959, stat: Journal Article,

Production paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria-like red blood cells by tea
Benjamin, L J; Goldstein, B D; Distenfeld, A; Troll, W
1977 ;2(3):245-249, American journal of hematology
— id: 108478, year: 1977, vol: 2, page: 245, stat: Journal Article,

Oxyphenbutazone-induced sialadenitis
Chen JH; Ottolenghi P; Distenfeld A
1977 Sep 26;238(13):1399-1399, JAMA
— id: 27382, year: 1977, vol: 238, page: 1399, stat: Journal Article,

Letter: Another variant translocation in chronic myelogenous leukemia
Horland, A A; Wolman, S R; Distenfeld, A; Cohen, T
1976 Jan;294(3):164-165, New England journal of medicine
— id: 858272, year: 1976, vol: 294, page: 164, stat: Journal Article,

Hodgkin's disease in a married couple
Berliner, A D; Distenfeld, A
1972 Aug;221(7):703-705, JAMA
— id: 858282, year: 1972, vol: 221, page: 703, stat: Journal Article,

Hemolytic anemia induced by alpha-methyldopa
Distenfeld, A; Florita, C; Gelfand, M L
1970 Feb 15;70(4):570-573, New York state journal of medicine
— id: 108691, year: 1970, vol: 70, page: 570, stat: Journal Article,

Sudden sequential deafness as the presenting symptom of macroglobulinemia
Ruben, R J; Distenfeld, A; Berg, P; Carr, R
1969 Sep;209(9):1364-1365, JAMA
— id: 858292, year: 1969, vol: 209, page: 1364, stat: Journal Article,

Persisting fetal hemoglobin in Puerto Rican family
Distenfeld, A
1966 Apr;66(8):981-984, New York state journal of medicine
— id: 858312, year: 1966, vol: 66, page: 981, stat: Journal Article,

Reticulum cell sarcoma of the kidney: report of a case with unusual histological characteristics
Distenfeld, A
1966 Jun;95(6):759-763, Journal of urology
— id: 858302, year: 1966, vol: 95, page: 759, stat: Journal Article,