Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
Volume 9 (2014)
Volume 8 (2013)
Volume 7 (2012)
Volume 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
126. Chemotherapy and Management of Locally Advanced Carcinoma Cervix

Rajyashri Sharma; Huma Firdaus; Veena Maheshwari; Kafil Akhtar; Shahid Ali Siddiqui

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Summer 2012, , Pages 224-230

  Background & Objective:the present study was undertaken to ascertain the incidence of early, advanced cancer cervix and its recurrence and role of chemotherapy in locally advanced cancer cervix. Material and Methods: The present study was conducted in the Departments of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ...  Read More

127. Failure to Demonstrate the Role of High Risk Human Papilloma Virus in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Ghodsie Alavi; Nourieh Sharifi; Ali Sadeghian; Alireza Rezaei; Hossein Shidaee

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 151-156

  Background and Aims: Ovarian cancer is one of most common causes of cancer related women's mortalities. Human papilloma virus is a known factor concerning cervical cancer but its role in causing ovarian cancer is not yet verified. A few studies also identified HPV DNA in ovarian carcinoma tissues. However, ...  Read More

128. No Evidence of the Th1 to Th2 Cytokine Shift during the Course of HIV Infection

Safyeh Soufian; Arezoo Aghakhani; Minoo Mohraz; Mohammad Banifazl; Ali Eslamifar; Zahra Boland-Ghamat; Akbar Khadem-Sadegh; Amitis Ramezani

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2012, , Pages 80-85

  Background and Objectives: Infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) results in dysregulation of the cytokine profile. A switch from a T helper 1 (Th1) to a Th2 cytokine has been proposed as an important factor in progression of HIV infection to AIDS. The aim of the present study was to assess ...  Read More

129. Frequency of Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV) Type 1 and 2 Infection in HIV Infected Patients

Amitis Ramezani; Arezoo Aghakhani; Mohammad Banifazl; Zahra Boland-Ghamat; Maryam Foroughi; Latif Gachkar; Akbar hadem-Sadegh; Minoo Mohraz

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 9-13

  Background and Objectives: Human T-cell lymphotropic viruses (HTLV) type 1 and 2 are retroviruses that share the same routes of transmission as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). As a consequence of epidemiologic similarities, HIV and HTLV-1/2 co-infection is frequent. Due to the limited data, this ...  Read More

130. Histomorphological Spectrum of Various Cardiac Changes in Sudden Death: An Autopsy Study

Marwah Nisha; Sethi Bhawna; Gupta Sumiti; Duhan Amrita; Singh Sunita; Sen Rajeev

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Summer 2011, , Pages 179-186

  Background and Objectives: In spite of large number of studies conducted so far, sudden cardiac death remains an enigma and relative importance of acute coronary events as a trigger of sudden death is currently unclear. An autopsy study of heart was therefore planned to observe various histomorphological ...  Read More

131. The Incidence of EBV in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Comparative Study of Immunohistochemical and PCR Techniques

Farid Kosari; Naghmeh Amin Taheri; Alireza Sadeghipour; Kamran Alimoghaddam; Ardeshir Ghavamzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 8-12

    Background and Objectives: Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) is one of the members of herpesviridae family and a sub-category of Gamma herpes virinae. EBV, which normally has CR2 or CD21 receptors on B-lymphocytes, has mutagenic features for them. The virus plays an important role in causing some malignant ...  Read More

132. The Relationship between Size of Adenocarcinoma of Colon and Lymph Node Involvement

Nasser Rakhshani; Roshanak Derakhshandeh; Seyed Amir Mirbagheri; Farhad Zamani; Ahad Atef Vahid; Mitra Mehrazma

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Spring 2011, , Pages 117-123

  Background and Objectives: Involvement of lymph nodes is an important prognostic factor in the most cancers, including colorectal cancer. In the recent years, invasion to blood and lymphatic vessels has been shown to predict involvement of lymph nodes and the number of involved nodes has been less studied ...  Read More

133. Fractal Study on Nuclear Boundary of Cancer Cells in Urinary Smears

Farahnaz Noroozinia; Gholamreza Behjati; Shahram Shahabi; Hamidreza Farrokh Islamlo; Zuhair Mohammad Hassan; Behrouz Ilkhanizadeh

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 63-67

    Background & Objectives: Cancer is a serious problem for human being and is becoming a serious problem day-by-day .A prerequisite for any therapeutic modality is early diagnosis. Automated cancer diagnosis by automatic image feature extraction procedures can be used as a feature extraction ...  Read More

134. Assessment of the Relationship between Primary Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction and Nasal Mucosal Goblet Cells

Hassan Ghasemi; Mohammad Ebrahim Yarmohammadi; Farhad Jafari; Pupak Izadi; Mahdi Faryadras

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Summer 2010, , Pages 178-183

  Background and Objectives: Primary acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction (PANDO) is a common ocular problem. Clinical presentation can range from simple tearing to a life-threatening condition. The exact pathophysiology of obstruction is not completely understood. In this study, therelationship between ...  Read More

135. Cytogenetic Analysis of Patients with Primary Amenorrhea in Southwest of Iran

Hossein Ayatollahi; Akbar Safaei; Mohammad Vasei

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Spring 2010, , Pages 121-126

    Background and Objectives: Primary amenorrhea is not a disease but a symptom that may result from several quite different causes[NN1] . Common hormonal cause of primary amenorrhea includes constitutional delay, hypothalamic –pituitary dysfunction, chronic systemic disease and absent ...  Read More

136. The Role of Transforming Growth Factor Beta 1 (TGFβ1) in Nasal and Paranasal Sinuses Polyposis

Mohammad Ibrahim Yarmohammadi; Horieh Saderi; Pupak Ezadi; Siamak Afshin Majad; Maryam Hashemi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Winter 2010, , Pages 72-76

    Background and Objectives: Nasal polyposis is a diseases resulting from complex pathogenetic mechanisms. Some studies showed that TGFβ1 had significant role in this pathogenesis. In this study, we investigated the roe of cytokines and mediators in polyp development. Material and Methods: ...  Read More

137. Assessment of the Relation between Serum Zinc & magnesium Levels in Children with Febrile Convulsion

Ahmad Talebian; Zarichehr Vakili; Safar Ali Talar; Seyede Mahbobeh Kazemi; Gholam Abbas Mousavi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Summer 2009, , Pages 157-160

  Background and Objectives:    Febrile convulsion is one of the most common types of seizure in childhood. Its pathogenesis is unknown, so studying its cause is valuable. The purpose of this study was to determine the serum level of zinc and magnesium in children withfebrileconvulsion (F.C) ...  Read More

138. Evaluation of Cyclin D1 Expression in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma and its Effect on Response Rate to Neo- adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy

Fatemeh Homaei Shandiz; Mohammad-Reza Ghavam Nassiri; Fatemeh Varshoee Tabrizi; Mohammad Khagedaloee; Kamran Ghafarzadegan

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2010, , Pages 9-13

    Background and Objective: Esophageal cancer especially squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is one of the most common gastro intestinal malignancies in north part of Iran (Khorasan). The standard treatment for esophageal cancer is surgical resection, but its outcome remains poor. Then, the oncologists ...  Read More

139. A Comparative Study of Atypical Squamous Cells of Undetermined Significance in Pap Smears Followed by Biopsy Results for Determination of Reliable Cytologic Parameters

Fariba Abassi; Farrokh Ghavam; Farahnaz Norouzinia; Reza Pourali; Monireh Jalvand

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 2009, , Pages 109-112

    Background and Objective: Microscopic evaluation of cervicovaginal smears (Pap smear) plays an essential role in detection of preneoplastic and neoplastic lesions of uterine cervix. A wide spectrum of changes is seen in Pap smears. Interpretation of intermediate changes which resulting in observation ...  Read More

140. A comparative study on colposcopy directed biopsy and Pap smear tests in patients with an abnormal Pap smear

Farideh Dadkhah; Nahid Alishah

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2006, , Pages 13-16

  Objective: Since colposcopy biopsy test plays a significant role in the evaluation of cervix, especially in patients with an abnormal result of Pap smear test, therefore, this research study was conducted to compare the results of Pap smear and colposcopy directed punch biopsy tests at Firoozgar and ...  Read More

141. Assessment of hemodialysis adequacy in patients undergoing maintenance maneuver by laboratory tests

Reza Afshar; Mohammadreza Jalali Nadoushan; Suzan Sanavi; Ahmad Komeili

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2006, , Pages 55-60

  Background and Objectives: Hemodialysis (HD) is one of the therapeutic modalities patients. Since inadequate dialysis increases mortality and morbidity of patients, therefore, assessment of dialysis adequacy is clinically important. For this reason, hemodialysis adequacy was determined in patients undergoing ...  Read More

142. Chemotherapy-induced Ovarian Failure And The Related Indices In Breast Cancer Patients

Robab Anbiaee; Payam Azadeh; Abdollah Fazlalizadeh

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Spring 2006, , Pages 105-108

  Background and Objective: It is well known that menstrual period and ovarian function are affected by chemotherapy. Although breast cancer is the most common cause of chemotherapy in women and ovarian hormones have very important direct and indirect effects on overall survival, disease-free survival, ...  Read More

143. Evaluation of Cefoxitin Disk Diffusion Test for Routine Detection of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

Mohammad Rahbar; Nooshafarin Safadel

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Summer 2006, , Pages 145-148

  Background and Objectives: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a major cause of nosocomial and community acquired infections. Detection of MRSA in laboratories is very important for treatment and appropriate infection control. The aim of this study was to evaluate cefoxitin disk diffusion ...  Read More

144. Role of the Human Papillomavirus Infectio in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Farrokh Tirgari; Rasool Hamkar; Amitis Ramezani; Hossein Frootan pishbigar; Shahrum Mirmomen; Azin Nahvigoo; Vahideh Shahnazi; Zahra Deljoodokht; Shifteh Vahidi; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2007, , Pages 11-16

  Background and Objective: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the possible etiologic factors  in development of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC). In this study we aimed to study the  role of HPV in ESCC. Patients and Methods:In this study, 140 cases of ESCC were analyzed for the ...  Read More

145. Serum and Urine Level of Zinc in Patients with Minor Beta Thalassemic in Ali-asghar Hospital During the Years 2005-2006

Foroogh sadat Hashemi; Maryam Abolhasani; Seyed Mohammad Hakimi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2007, , Pages 54-58

  Introduction and Objective: Zinc as the second trace element of the human body plays an important role in numerous functions. A large number of research studies have showed serum zinc deficiency and excess urinary excretion in patients with major beta thalassemia, but few studies revealed excess urinary ...  Read More

146. A Comparative Study on Instrumental Precision of Refrigerated and Non-Refrigerated Auto-Analyzers in Order to Improve Quality Assurance in Biochemistry Laboratory

Hossein Ayatollahi; Tayyebeh Kianoush; Nema Mohammadian Roshan

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Spring 2007, , Pages 94-96

  Background and Objective: Quality control is one of the most important components in order to improve quality assurance in laboratories during analytical steps. For this purpose, coefficient of variation plays an important role. Due to the fast improvement in technology, application of inferential statistics ...  Read More

147. Construction a DNA Vaccine Containing Human Papillomavirus Type 16 Early Genes as a Potential Vaccine for Cervical Cancer Prevention and Therapy

Zahra Meshkat; Hessam Mirshahabi; Hoorieh Soleimanjahi; Zuhair Mohamad Hassan

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2009, , Pages 65-70

    Background and Objectives: Some of the human papillomaviruses (HPVs) can infect genital tracts and are sometimes associated with anogenital tract cancers. HPVs induced cervical cancers through the expression of E6 and E7 genes by inactivating the tumor suppressor proteins. In this study, E6 and ...  Read More

148. Comparison between Needle Biopsy under Guide of Conventional Computerized Tomography (CCT) and Fluoroscopic Computerized Tomography (FCT) in Abdominal, Mediastinal, Lung, Pelvic, Bone, and Liver Masses

Alireza Abdollahi; Mitra Mehrazma; Hossein Ghanaati

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Summer 2007, , Pages 49-153

  Background and Objective: Computerized tomography and fluoroscopic computerized tomography are amongst the methods used for guiding needle biopsy processes; however, fluoroscopic computerized tomography demonstrates the images during the process of biopsy. This study aims to compare and contrast the ...  Read More

149. Prognostic Values of Estrogen and Progesterone Expression Receptors in Ovarian Papillary Serous Carcinoma

Zohreh Yousefi; Shohreh Saeed; Nourieh Sharifi; Maryam Bahreini

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2009, , Pages 9-12

    Background and Objectives: Presence of steroid hormone receptors (estrogen and progesterone) in the tumor tissues of various organs correlates with response to therapy and prognosis. Since their role in ovarian cancer is still controversial, in this study we investigated the expression and prognostic ...  Read More

150. Prevalence Of Human Papilloma Virus Among Women With Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia III And Invasive Cervical Cancer From 2001 To 2006 In Bandarabas

Ali Sadeghi; Alireza Sobhani; Zahra Etaati; Ali Jahanlu; Mahnaz Shiroodi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer 2008, , Pages 183-185

    Background and Objective: To estimate the risk of human papilloma virus (HPV) infection for cervical malignancies, we conducted a case-control study in southern Iran (Hormozgan province). Materials and Methods: For this purpose,52 paraffin embedded blocks with exact diagnosis of cervical carcinoma(50 ...  Read More