Volume 15 (2020)
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Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
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701. Localized Leishmania Lymphadenitis Etiologic Agent Identified as Leishmania tropica Using Gene Sequencing

Moeinadin Safavi; Shahriar Dabiri

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 186-188

  Leishmaniasis include several clinical manifestations, mostly cutaneous, visceral and mucosal (1, 2). Various species can lead to diverse clinical presentations. Thus species identification contribute to proper management (3). Localized Leishmania Lymphadenitis (LLL) is a distinct entity in clinicopathologic ...  Read More

702. Spinal Intradural Extramedulary Capillary Hemangioma Mimicking Meningioma

Moeinadin Safavi; Shahriar Dabiri

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 296-297

  Hemangiomas are considered as vascular malformations which are categorized by the type of vascular channel to capillary, cavernous, venous or arteriovenous(1). Their usual locations are soft tissue , cutaneous or subcutaneous tissue and bone especially vertebra(2).However, intradural extramedullary hemangiomas ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
703. A Rare Case of Pilomatrixoma (Calcifying Epithelioma of Malherbe) of Parotid Space Masquerading as Salivary Gland Tumor

Manas Bajpai; Manika Arora; Betina Chandolia

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 418-420

  Dear Editor-in-Chief   Pilomatrixoma is a benign tumor of hair follicle first described as calcifying epithelium (1). It accounts for 1% of all the benign skin tumors (2). It is a slow-growing, firm, dermal or subcutaneous neoplasm, usually measuring fewer than 3 cm in diameter. Pilomatricomas ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
704. Nosocomial Jejunal Mucormycosis - an Unusual Cause of Perforation Peritonitis

Chandan Kumar; Pragya Jain; Neelam Wadhwa; Preeti Diwaker; Nirupma Khan

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 295-300

  Mucormycosis is a rare but highly invasive opportunistic fungal infection. Gastrointestinal disease although uncommon is highly fatal. We report a case of jejunal mucormycosis in a 24 year old undernourished female with preceding surgical intervention for acute intestinal obstruction of tubercular etiology. ...  Read More

705. Tissue Expression of Prohibition-I and Its Relationship With Prognostic Factors in Breast Cancer

Hossein Javid; Isaac Hashemy; Soudabeh Shahid sales; Nema Mohammadian Roshan; Tayyebeh Kianoosh; Farnaz Zahedi Avval

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 237-244


  Background & objective: Globally, breast cancer is the most common malignancy among females. Prohibition (PHB)-I, a homologous protein, was initially introduced as a suppressor gene for amplification process. Further, the protein has a key role in the cell cycle and is capable of inhibiting ...  Read More

706. Anemia during Hospitalization in the Patients with Ebola Virus Disease

beuy joob; viroj wiwanitkit

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 189-190

  Ebola virus disease is the important emerging disease in Africa. This infection is deadly and has the main clinical feature as an acute hemorrhagic fever. The main hematological alteration in this infection is the platelet change. However, the change in other hematological parameters should be mentioned.   Read More

707. Bilateral Cervical Lymphadenopathy- Need to Think Beyond Tuberculosis

Rupali Malik; Nisha Rana

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 298-300

  Any patient with bilateral lymphadenopathy especially in Indian subcontinent is regarded as suffering from tuberculosis unless proved otherwise. This sometimes leads to unwarranted delay in correct diagnosis and management if there is ignorance regarding other rarer etiologies. Rosai-Dorfman Disease ...  Read More

708. Hairy Cell Leukemia in a Young Male: An Unusual Presentation

Manveen Kaur; Koushik Kar; Varsha Dalal; Fouzia Siraj

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 421-422

  Dear Editor-in-Chief A 28 yr male was presented in October 2015 at Medicine Outpatient Department, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi- India with generalized weakness, fever and cough for preceding 15 days. Clinicoradiologic examination revealed pallor, firm, non-tender splenomegaly measuring 13.7 cm and ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
709. Gorham’s Disease of the Maxilla and Mandible With Distinctive Cone Beam Computerized Tomographic Features

Rupam Sinha; Soumyabrata Sarkar; Tanya Khaitan; Deepsikha Ramani

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 301-306

  Gorham’s disease is a rare and atypical disorder epitomized by progressive osteolysis of bone with eventual total disappearance of bone. The etiology is poorly understood with variable clinical presentation. Most times it is initially misdiagnosed as temporomandibular joint dysfunction, periodontal ...  Read More

710. The Effect of Lavandula Stoechas on Toxigenesis and the Growth of Vibrio Parahaemolyticus

Omid Maghsoudi; Mohsen Zeraatkar; Mojtaba Dolatabadi; Ahmad Johari; Mahdi Barati Karizno; Reza Ranjbar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 245-255


  Background and Objective:Outbreak of food-borne diseases has become more and more important these days and using natural food preservers with high durability is under debate. Vegetative essence is a type of food preserver and many studies have been performed on their antimicrobial effects. The purpose ...  Read More

711. Ebola Infection and Diabetes Mellitus

Sora Yasri; Viroj Wiwanitkit

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 191-193

  Diabetes mellitus is the common endocrine problem that affects millions of world population. The disease can be seen in every country around the world. It is recorded as one of the most common noninfectious disease at present. In the era of the new emerging diseases, the concern on the effect of new ...  Read More

712. Pregnancies Complicated by Hemoglobin H disease

Beuy Joob; Viroj Wiwanitkit

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 301-302

  Dear Editor-in-Chief The recent report on “The Adverse Effects of Pregnancies Complicated by Hemoglobin H (HBH) Disease” is very interesting (1). Rabiee et al. reported a pregnant case complicated with HBH disease. Indeed, this problem might not common in the Middle East but it is very ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
713. Placental Mesenchymal Dysplasia With Normal Fetus: A Rare Case Report

Subrata Pal; Kingshuk Bose; Palash Ch Mondal; Srabani Chakrabarti; Mrinal Sikder

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 307-310

  Placental mesenchymal dysplasia (PMD) is a rare benign placental abnormality. It is characterized by hydropic degeneration of stem villi, placentomegaly, and increased maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein(AFP). It can be associated with different congenital abnormalities, karyotype abnormalities, and feto-maternal ...  Read More

714. The Expression of FOXE-1 and STIP-1 in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and Their Relationship with Patient Prognosis

Enas M. Fouad; Ola A Harb; Reham Amin Salem; Ola M El farargy; Fady M Habib; Loay M Gertallah

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 256-271


   Background and Objective: Most patients with papillary carcinoma of the thyroid gland (PTC) have favorable outcome, but since it has severe capability to invade the nearby tissues, there is a great risk of regional and distal lymph-nodes (LNs) metastases related to poor prognostic parameters, early ...  Read More

715. Dark Chocolate Intake Acutely Enhances Neutrophil Count in Peripheral Venous Blood

Martina Montagnana; Elisa Danese; Gabriel Lima-Oliveira; Gian Luca Salvagno; Giuseppe Lippi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 311-312

  Beside the well-established impact on decreasing the risk of cardiovascular diseases (1), recent attention has been paid to the relationship between cocoa-containing foods and the immune system (2), showing that dark chocolate consumption enhances the systemic defense against bacterial (3) and viral ...  Read More

716. Plasma Fibrinogen and D-dimer in Children With Sepsis: A Single-center Experience

Abhimanyu Sharma; Meera Sikka; Sunil Gomber; Satendra Sharma

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 272-275


  Background & Objectives:  In sepsis, enhanced fibrin formation, impaired fibrin degradation, and intravascular fibrin deposition lead to a prothrombotic state. The current study aimed at measuring various coagulation parameters to predict an early marker for disseminated intravascular coagulation ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
717. Current Diagnostic Status of Pheochromocytomaand Future Perspective: A Mini Review

Fatemeh Khatami; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 313-322

  Pheochromocytomas (PCCs) are rare neuroendocrine tumors. The current diagnostic tools are based on biochemistry and histopathology results, but heterogeneity of diagnostic markers, signs and symptoms of PCCs bring a lot of difficulties for these two current methods. Unfortunately microscopic understanding ...  Read More

718. Squamous Cell Differentiation in Metastatic Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: Metaplastic

Adriana Handra-Luca

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 276-280


  Squamous cell differentiation (SCD) may occur in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) only at metastatic sites. We have studied cytokeratin CK5/6 and P63 along with TTF1 (thyroid transcription factor 1)  and B-Raf (V-Raf murine sarcoma viral oncogene homolog B1) immunohistochemical expression in neck ...  Read More

719. Non Secretory Multiple Myeloma With HCV Infection: A Rare Case Entity

Arun Puri; Heena Wadhwa; Navtej Singh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 281-284


  Multiple Myeloma is a neoplasm of B cell lineage characterized by excessive proliferation of abnormal plasma cells. It is characterized by a clinical  pentad of 1) anemia, 2) a monoclonal protein in the serum or the urine or both, 3) bone leisons and or bone pain, 4) hypercalcemia >11.5g/dl and ...  Read More

720. Cutaneous Verrucous Carcinoma Superimposed on Chronically Inflamed Ileostomy Site Skin: A Case Report

Ali Yaghobi; Payam Azadeh; Behzad Nemati Honar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 285-288


  Verrucous carcinoma (VC) is a rare variant of well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) which is usually found in oral cavity mucosa. Cutaneous verrucous carcinoma is a rare entity and in this paper we report a 43 years old man with VC superimposed on chronically inflamed skin of ileostomy site. ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
721. Hepatoid Variant of Yolk Sac Tumor of Both Ovaries With Widespread Intra-abdominal and Lung Metastasis: A Case Report

Srilatha Parampalli Srinivas; Archana Shivamurthy; Lakshmi Rao; Rajeshwari Gurumoorthy Bhat

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 289-293


  Hepatoid variant of yolk sac tumor of ovary is an unusual tumor with an aggressive behavior. It is usually observed in young females, presents with abdominal complaints and is associated with raised α-fetoprotein (AFP) levels. It should be differentiated from other hepatoid tumors involving the ...  Read More

722. Molecular Diagnostic Methods of Brucellosis: a Note on Pitfalls

Massoud Hajia; Amir Sohrabi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 294-295


  Clinical manifestations of the brucellosis may show extensive appearance because of its wide signs and symptoms. Patients with brucellosis are usually symptomatically treated by using different antibiotics at private clinics due to misdiagnosis of clinical laboratory findings specially those chronic ...  Read More