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Shu-Yuan Xiao, MD

Professor of Pathology

Dr. Shu-Yuan Xiao's clinical expertise is in gastrointestinal, pancreatobiliary and liver pathology. He completed postdoctoral training with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as a J.E. Fogarty Fellow and the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases as an NRC Research Associate.

Dr. Xiao has conducted research in infectious diseases, such as West Nile disease and viral hemorrhagic fevers, chronic hepatitis C and associated cancer, chronic pancreatitis, and tumors of the pancreas. His studies have been funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the National Cancer Institute. Additionally, Dr. Xiao has contributed to more than 130 peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Anatomic Pathology
Clinical Pathology

Medical School

Wuhan University Medical School


The University of Chicago Medicine (anatomic and clinical pathology)


The University of Chicago Medicine (gastrointestinal and liver pathology)


Hans Popper Hepatopathology Society
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

Languages Spoken

Chinese (Mandarin)


Office Phone

(773) 702-1614

Office Fax

(773) 702-1243

Office Postal Address

Shu-Yuan Xiao, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6101
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Pathology
  • Pathological diagnosis of gastrointestinal and liver inflammation and tumors
  • Pancreatic tumors

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Xiao's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.