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)
176. Spectrum of Cytological Findings in Paediatric Non-Thyroidal NeckSwelling – Experience in a Tertiary Care Children Hospital

Arijit Majumdar; Angshuman Jana; Soumali Biswas; Swagata Bhattacharyya; Anirban Jana

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2014, , Pages 193-198

  Background and Objective: Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is well accepted as a useful diagnostic technique in the management of adult patients with head and neck lumps. But, until recently, very few reports have been obtained regarding the role of FNAC in nonthyroidal neck masses in children. ...  Read More

177. Pre-diabetic Clinical Changes Induced by Low Doses of Alloxan-Streptozotocin Cocktail in Rabbits

Masood Saleem Mir; Mohammad Maqbool Darzi; Hilal Musadiq Khan; Shayaib Ahmad Kamil; Asif Hassan Sofi; Sarfaraz Ahmad Wani

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2014, , Pages 197-112

  Background & Objectives: Alloxan & streptozotocin are used for inducing diabetic models. Their combination has been used to reduce the individual chemical dosage and minimize the side effects. Present investigation was aimed at studying pre-diabetic clinical changes induced by low doses of Alloxan-STZ ...  Read More

178. First Seroprevalence Survey of Children with Tularemia Infection in Chaharmahal va Bakhtiari Province, Iran

Abolfazl Khoshdel; Ebrahim Saedi Dezaki; Froozan Ganji; Roya Habibian; Reza Imani; Elham Taheri; Azar Nikkhah

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 23-27

    Background and Objectives: An increasing number of tularemia was reported in all over the world. This infection is characterized by different clinical syndromes that can be considered in differential diagnosis of infectious disease. Despite effective antibiotics against Francisella tularensis, ...  Read More

179. Role of Cyclooxygenese-2 (COX-2) Expression in Breast Cancer Differentiation and Its Relationship with Hormone Receptors Status

Farahnaz Ghahremanfard; Jafar Alavy Toussy; Behrang Kazeminezhad; Farzaneh Ramezani

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2013, , Pages 235-240

  Background and Objectives: Cyclooxygenese-2 (COX-2) expression in breast cancer and its correlation with tumor prognosis is unclear. We investigated the incidence of COX-2 expression in patients and assessed interactions between COX-2 and clinical features of cancer and expression of HER2/neu, estrogen ...  Read More

180. Oral and Jaw Lesions in Adults: A 19-Year Retrospective Study In Northern Iran

Sepideh Siadati; Nasibeh Khorram; Mohaddeseh Mirzapour

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 159-164

    Background and Objectives: There are a few studies on histopathologic type of oral lesions especially from Iran. The aim of this study was to survey the oral lesions in Babol, northern Iran. Methods: The histopathology records were retrospectively reviewed for all lesions of oral cavity and ...  Read More

181. Correlation of Hormone Receptor Expression with Histologic Parameters in Benign and Malignant Breast Tumors

Deepti Gupta; Veena Gupta; Nisha Marwah; Meenu Gill; Sumiti Gupta; Gopal Gupta; Promil Jain; Rajeev Sen

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 23-34


  Background and Objective: Breast cancer is the commonest cancer of Indian women. Estrogen and Progesterone expression is seen in benign breast lesions and in breast carcinoma associated with good prognostic parameters and it correlates well with response to hormone therapy. Although a lot of studies ...  Read More

182. A Fine Needle Aspiration Study of the Abdominal Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Nodules

Nisha Marwah; Shweta Rana; Promil Jain; Sumiti Gupta; Sanjay Marwah; Rajeev Sen

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2013, , Pages 97-103

  Background & Objective: Abdominal cutaneous and subcutaneous nodules are uncommon lesions which may be benign or malignant. Majority of the malignant nodules are metastatic in origin and may be the initial presentation of primary malignancy, hence an early diagnosis is important. Our aim was to find ...  Read More

183. Determination of the Resistance Pattern of Prevalent Aerobic Bacterial Infections of Diabetic Foot Ulcer

Maryam Amini; Ali Davati; Masomeh Piri

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2013, , Pages 21-26

  Background and Objective: Diabetes mellitus is one of the main problems in health systems in the world. Diabetic Foot infections (DFI) is one of the main complications and the most cause  of non-traumatic lower limb amputation .This study aimed to determine the prevalence of bacteria involved in ...  Read More

184. Immunofluorescence Pattern of Autoimmune Bullous Diseases in Iranian Patients

Alireza Monsef; Mahmood Farshchian; Mohammad Jafari; Mehdi Farshchian

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Summer 2012, , Pages 231-235

  Background & Objective: Autoimmune bullous diseases are associated with autoimmunity against structural components in the skin and mucous membranes. Autoantibodies are against the intercellular junctions in pemphigus disease and hemidesmosomal unchoring complex in pemphigiod diseases and epidermolysis ...  Read More

185. Quick Score and H-Score Assessment of P504s (AMACR) Expression in Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) and Relation with Histologic Grade

Mahmoud Reza Kalantari; Tayyebeh Nazeran; Fatemeh Varshoee Tabrizi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 157-164

  Background and Aims: P504S (AMACR) is a mitochondrial enzyme expressed in renal cell carcinoma. Some of immunohistochemical markers in renal cell tumors are independent prognostic factor and show relation with histologic grading. AMACR expression increases with higher histological grading in different ...  Read More

186. Incidence and Bacteriological Profile of Neonatal Conjunctivitis in Hajar Hospital, Shahrekord, Iran

Abolfazl Khoshdel; Shahla Taheri; Reza Khadivi; Ebrahim Saedi; Kurosh Ashrafi; Reza Imani; Faranak Jazaeri

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2012, , Pages 86-91

  Background and Objective: In Iran, prenatal Chlamydia and gonorrhea screening of pregnant women and neonatal eye prophylaxis are not routine practice. The present research aimed to identify bacterial agents of neonatal conjunctivitis. Materials & Methods: A cross sectional study was conducted on ...  Read More

187. Reduced Serum Homocysteine Levels in Diabetic Patients

Forough Kajbaf; Mohammad Ali Ghaffari; Mohammad Javad Kajbaf

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 14-18

  Background and Objectives: Type 2 diabetes is the most prevalent form of diabetes mellitus and is associated with a variety of complications. Homocysteine is an important independent risk factor for atherosclerotic diseases in both diabetic and non diabetic subjects. The association between these two ...  Read More

188. Antiapoptotic Effects of Aspirin on CA1 Pyramidal Neurons in Adult Rats

Majid Asadi-Shekaari; Hassan Eftekhar Vaghefi; Masoud Ezzat Abadi pour; Vahid Sheibani; Ali Shams Ara; Parisima Behbahani

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Summer 2011, , Pages 187-192

    Background and Objective: As one of the widely used drugs, aspirin (acetyl-salicylic acid, ASA) plays an important role in stroke treatment and prevention. In a previous study, we demonstrated ASA injection at 30 min after ischemia onset is neuroprotective. To determine whether the neurons protected ...  Read More

189. Analytical Performance and Quality Control of a Glucose Monitor System

Aileen Azari Yam; Peyman Mohammadi Torbati

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 13-19

    Background and Objective: The reliability and validity of monitors for self-monitoring of blood glucose are debated. We evaluated the analytical performance of Accu-check Active (Boehringer Mannheim, Roche) which is one of the most commonly used monitors in Iran. Material and Methods: We compared ...  Read More

190. Comparison of the Results of Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Specimens and Permanent Histopathologic Preparation in Orbital Mass Lesions

Fahimeh Asadi Amoli; Ali Sadeghi Tarri; Khalil Hamzeh Doost; Naser Kamalian; Hedieh Moradi Tabriz

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Spring 2011, , Pages 124-132

  Background and Objectives: We aimed at evaluating the efficacy of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNA) in comparison with histopathology and demonstrating whether cytological study could be a proper diagnostic tool in orbital mass lesions. Materials and Methods: In a cross sectional study during 36 months, ...  Read More

191. Prevalence of IgG and IgM Anti-Toxoplasma gondii Antibodies in HIV Positive Patients in Northeast of Iran

Reza Shafiei; Zahra Riazi; Mohamdreza Sarvghad; Mysam Galian Sharifdini; Abbas Mahmoodzadeh; Massoud Hajia

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 68-72

    Background and Objectives: Toxoplasmosis has become one of the more frequent opportunistic infections and the most common cause of focal brain lesions complicating the course of AIDS. However, there is a little information about the frequency of the toxoplasmosis in various regions of Iran. At ...  Read More

192. Cytobiochemical Potentials of Rosa damascenaMill. Extract

Seyedeh Maryam Sharafi; Iraj Rasooli; Ali Dehghan Kashani; Parviz Owlia; Mohammad Bagher Rezaee; Shakiba Darvish Alipoor Astaneh

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Summer 2010, , Pages 184-193

  Background and Objectives: There is a profound inclination among people toward consumption of herbs and herbal products. Some of these products are harmful while health-promoting potentials of some others should be discovered. In the present study the antibacterial, antioxidant, acute and subchronic ...  Read More

193. Garlic Extract Can Induce Apoptotic Cell Death in The Human Colon Adenocarcinoma HT29 Cell Line

Alireza Azizzadeh Delshad; Marjan Heshmati; Mohammad Hossein Ghaini

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Spring 2010, , Pages 126-131

    Background and Objective: Garlic has been known worldwide as a dietary constituent with many pharmacological effects. The present in vitro study was designed to investigate the putative anticancer effect of garlic extract on cancer cells, and if this effect was through apoptosis induction. Material ...  Read More

194. The Clinical Trend and Prognosis of Patients with Brain Glioma

Younes Roohani; Mohammad Reza Hosseinzadeh; Mahmoodreza Khalatbari; Alireza Sadeghipoor; Farid Zaeri; Azimi-Khatibani , Esmail

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Winter 2010, , Pages 77-82

    Background and Objectives: Gliomas are the most prevalent primary brain tumors. The purpose of this retrospective cohort study was evaluation of clinical trend and prognosis of patients with brain glioma and effective factors in prognosis. Materials and Methods: Hundred and forty-five patients ...  Read More

195. Prevalence of Macrolide-Lincosamide-Streptogramin B (MLSB) Resistance in S. aureus Isolated from Patients in Tehran, Iran

Horieh Saderi; Parviz Owlia; Maryam Eslami

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Summer 2009, , Pages 161-166

  Background and Objectives: Staphylococcus aureus is an important cause of nosocomial and community-acquired infections in every region of the world. Clindamycin is one of the alternative agents used to treat S. aureus infections and accurate identification of clindamycin resistance is important to prevent ...  Read More

196. Presence of Cytomegalovirus in Sinunasal Mucosa of Patients with Chronic Sinusitis and Without Sinusitis

Mohammad Ebrahim Yarmohammadi; Horieh Saderi; Tahere Shahrokhtabar

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2010, , Pages 14-17

    Background and Objective: Sinusitis is one of the most common hygienic problems and a large part of the budget has been allocated to its diagnosis and treatment yearly. In this study, the presence of cytomegalovirus in sinuses of patients, undergone operation for treatment, with or without sinusitis, ...  Read More

197. Serum Adenosine Deaminase Activity and C-Reactive Protein Levels in Patients with Brucellosis

Alireza Abdollahi; Mehrnaz Rasoulinejad; Seyed Jalil Mousavi; Fatemeh Fattahi; Akram Sarbiaei

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 2009, , Pages 113-117

    Background and Objective: Brucellosis is a main transmittable zoonotic disease, which is endemic, and a common health burden in Iran. Adenosine deaminase (ADA) is an essential enzyme which is involved in purine metabolism and its role in immune system is very important. The aim of this study ...  Read More

198. Relationship between grade and MDM2 oncoprotein overexpression in transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder

Mohammad Reza Jalali Nadoushan; Ehsanollah Ghorbanian; Touraj Taheri

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2006, , Pages 17-20

  Objective: Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the urinary bladder is the second common cancer of the genitourinary tract. Several parameters such as clinical and pathological parameters, molecular factors, and etc play a role in determination of prognosis and type of treatment. In this research study, ...  Read More

199. Drug resistance of isolated strains of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa from burn wound infections to selected antibiotics and disinfectants

Parviz Owlia; Horieh Saderi; Sadegh Mansouri; Sirus Salemi; Hossein Ameli

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2006, , Pages 61-64

  Background and Objectives: Infection is the most common problem following burn injury. Selection and dissemination of intrinsic and acquired resistance mechanisms increase the probability of burn wound colonization by resistant species including Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas ...  Read More

200. Comparison Of Pap Smears From Cotton Swab-spatula And Cervex Brush Methods

Afsaneh Ghasemi; Ali Davati; Saloumeh Peyvandi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Spring 2006, , Pages 109-112

  Background and Objective: Cervical cancer involves many women annually and Pop smear test has played a significant role in reducing its mortality and for this reason, its improvement is very essential. In this respect, cervex brush is a new tool that has been introduced in many countries. Therefore, ...  Read More