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)
1. A Concept Suggestion on the Effect of Cigarette Smoking in Inflammatory Destruction of Gingiva

Noushin Jalayer Naderi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 184-185


  Dear Editor, Cigarette smoking has destructive effect on periodontal tissue. The rates of loss of periodontal attachment and recession of gingival are higher in smokers than non-smokers (1-2). Previous studies on the inflammatory immune responses in smokers’ periodontitis have mainly focused on ...  Read More

2. 5-Year Survival in Gastric Adenocarcinoma with Epithelial and Stromal Versican Expression

Mohammad Hossein Sanei; Omid Mirmosayyeb; Ali Chehrei; Jamshid Ansari; Elahe Saberi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 26-32


  Background & Objective: Gastric cancer is the second most frequent cause of cancer death worldwide, despite differences in incidence around the world. The majority of gastric cancer cases concern gastric adenocarcinoma, which has a fairly high 5-year survival rate when coupled with early-stage diagnosis. ...  Read More

3. The Comparison Between Microwave and Autoclave as Antigen Retrieval Methods for Immunohistochemical Detection of CD15 and CD30 in Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Farid Kosari; Fatemeh Ghaffari

Volume 13, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 390-396

  Background and Objective: Hodgkin's lymphoma is a potentially curable hematologic malignancy with difficulty in its diagnosis especially in atypical cases even in expert hands. Today, immunohistochemistry plays a significant role in the diagnosis of it especially applying the anti-CD15 and anti-CD30 ...  Read More

4. Utility of Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology as a Low-cost Tool to Diagnose Cervical Lymphadenopathy

Pranjali Sejwal; Milan Jaiswal; Surbhi Pandey

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 340-347

  Background and Objective:The current study aimed at observing the cytomorphological patterns in patients presenting with enlarged cervical lymphnodes, diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC), their distribution with respect to age and gender, and determining the accuracy of FNAC as a diagnostic ...  Read More

5. Utility of P16/INK4a and Ki-67 in Preneoplasticand Neoplastic Lesions of Cervix

Ashok Sangwaiya; Meenu Gill; Shilpa Bairwa; Manish Chaudhry; Rajeev Sen; Sant Prakash Kataria

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 308-316

  Background and Objective: The currentstudy aimed at investigating the histomorphological spectrum of cervical intraepithelial and invasive lesions assessing the diagnostic significance of P16/INK4a and Ki-67 in such lesions, andcorrelatingP16/INK4a and Ki-67 immunoexpression with histologic type and ...  Read More

6. Association of Helicobacter pylori Infection With Colon Cancer and Adenomatous Polyps

Fatemeh Teimoorian; Mohammad Ranaei; Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki; Javad Shokri Shirvani; Zeinab Vosough

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 325-332

  Background and objective: Helicobacter pylori infection is one of the most common chronic bacterial infections in the world, especially in the developing countries. This bacterium is the cause of many diseases such as lymphoma, gastritis, peptic ulcers, and stomach cancer. According to recent reports, ...  Read More

7. Immunohistochemical Evaluation of β-catenin Marker in Papillary Thyroid Cancer Clinicopathologic Behavior

Katayoun Ziari; Mojgan Sanjari; Moeinadin Safavi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 151-156


  Background & objective: papillary thyroid cancer is the most common cancer of thyroid accounting for 75%-85% of all thyroid malignancies. Recently, β-catenin has been determined to play a role in clinical course of human epithelial cancers. This study was designed to reveal the association of ...  Read More

8. The Correlation Between Serum Vitamin D Level and Total Antioxidant Capacity in diabetic and Non-diabetic Subjects in Iran

Ali Zare-Mirzaie; Behrang Kazeminezhad; Mona Akbari Ghouchani

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 212-219


  Background& Objective:  Increase in intra- and extracellular glucose levels can cause oxidative stress, and the prolonged imbalance between prooxidants and antioxidantscan lead to cell damage and the associated complications in patients with diabetes. Vitamin D acts as a strong antioxidant in ...  Read More

9. 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

10. Comparative Evaluation of Cell Block Method and Smear Cytology in Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology of Intra-abdominal Mass Lesions

Sourav Bhowmik; Indranil Chakrabarti; Piyali Ghosh; Pranati Bera; Tarak Banik

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 179-187


  Background& Objective: Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is an easy, rapid, and less hazardous tool to diagnose the intra-abdominal lesions with various imaging modalities adding to its sensitivity and accuracy. However, sometimes it does not yield adequate information for precise diagnosis ...  Read More

11. Assessment of Micro-vessel Density in Brain Glioma by CD105 Expression

Hiva Saffar; Marzieh Mirzaii; Elham Mirzaian2050@gmail.com; Farid Kosari

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 205-211


  Background& Objective: Micro-vascular proliferation is an important histological feature of brain glioma with more vascular proliferation is present in higher grades of glioma. CD 105 is expressed in new actively proliferating and immature endothelial cells in tumor environment  and appears ...  Read More

12. Diagnostic Utility and Efficacy of Conventional versus SurePath® Liquid-based Cytology in Head and Neck Pathology: A Study in an Indian Tertiary Care Hospital

Sonam Sharma; Charanjeet Ahluwalia; Mukul Singh; Ashish Mandal

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 188-195


  Background and Objective: Liquid-based cytology (LBC) is an emerging pathological method  for better  establishment of the diagnosis in almost all the organs of the body. It is currently used both for the gynecological and non-gynecological (fine-needle aspirates (FNAs)/fluid) specimens in ...  Read More

13. 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

14. Comparing the Efficacy of Virtual and Conventional Methods in Teaching Practical Pathology to Medical Students

Alireza Abdollahi; Samaneh Salarvand; Hiva Saffar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 108-112


  Electronic learning introduces a teaching device for deeper and more efficient learning. A study was conducted by the Pathology Department of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. The topic of practical pathology was selected earlier based on the curriculum. High-quality digital images ...  Read More

15. Histomorphological and Immunohistochemical Analysis of Pleural Neoplasms

Sandhya Venkatachala; Swarna Shivakumar; Meganathan Prabhu; Ramya Padilu

Volume 13, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 196-204


  Background & objective:Primary pleural neoplasms are rare entities compared with the pleural involvement by metastatic carcinoma. The current study aimed at investigating the complete spectrum of pleural neoplasms and differentiating between them with the aid of immunohistochemistry (IHC). Methods: ...  Read More

16. Micronucleus Assay in Exfoliated Buccal Epithelial Cells Using Liquid Based Cytology Preparations in Building Construction Workers

ARUL P; Shetty Smitha; Suresh Masilamani; Akshatha C

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 31-38


  Background and objective:Cytogenetic damage in exfoliated buccal epithelial cells due to environmental and occupational exposure is often monitored by micronucleus (MN) assay using liquid based cytology (LBC) preparations. This study was performed to evaluate MN in exfoliated buccal epithelial cells ...  Read More

17. Expression of Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) in Brain Glioma and its Correlation with Tumor Grade

Hiva Saffar; Maryam Noohi; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar; Hana Saffar; Sima Azimi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 45-53


  Background & Objective Angiogenesis is an essential component of tumor growth. Expression of PSMA on the neo-vasculature of many solid tumors, including glioblastoma multi-form, has been determined. The pattern of expression suggests that PSMA may play a functional role in angiogenesis. Methods: ...  Read More

18. Immunohistochemical Characterization of Normal Ovary and Common Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasm with a Monoclonal Antibody to Cytokeratin and Vimentin

Ankita Goel; Nandam Rao; Vissa Santhi; Syam Byna; Bhavana Grandhi; Jyothi Conjeevaram

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 23-29


  Background & Objective: The common epithelial ovarian tumors are classified into serous, mucinous, clear cell, endometrioid, the Brenner, mixed, and undifferentiated types. Cytoskeleton intermediate filament composition of ovarian tissues indicates that the cytokeratin and vimentin are observed in ...  Read More

19. Sinonasal Teratocarcinosarcoma- A Rare Tumour not so Rarely Misdiagnosed

Jayalakshmy Leelamma; Bhavya P. Mohan; Aparna Srinivasan

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 85-88


  Sinonasal teratocarcinosarcoma (STCS) is a rare, morphologically heterogeneous and highly aggressive tumour of ambiguous origin. It is characterized by the presence of benign and malignant epithelial, mesenchymal and neuroectodermal components. Because of their rarity and heterogeneity, these lesions ...  Read More

20. Ectopic Thyroid in Stomach; a Case Report

Parvin Rajabi; Seyed Mehdi Eftekhari; Elham Rouhani; Omid Mirmosayyeb; Azar Baradaran

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 103-105


  An ectopic thyroid is a form of thyroid dysgenesis in which an entire or parts of the thyroid gland may be located in another part of the body than what is the usual place. The most frequent location is the base of tongue. Although most cases are asymptomatic, symptoms related to tumor size and its relationship ...  Read More

21. Reporting an Experience: Improving the Feulgen Staining Technique for Better Visualizing of Nucleus

Noushin Jalayer naderi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 106-107


  Among different staining methods used to demonstrate the nuclear abnormalities, Feulgen is one of the most reliable method. Feulgen staining is specific, sensitive method for evaluating the DNA damages.It has been shown that using non-DNA specific stains for monitoring the nuclear anomalies lead to false-positive ...  Read More

22. The Modulatory Effects of Vitamin D on the Expression of IL-12 and TGF-β in the Spinal Cord and Serum of Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Rayhaneh Ahangar-Parvin; Marzieyeh Mohammadi-Kordkhayli; Sayyed Vahab Azizi; Maryam Nemati; Hossian Khorramdel-Azad; Zahra Taghipour; Zuhair Hassan; Seyed Mohammad Moazzeni; Abdollah Jafarzadeh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 10-22


  Background & objective The immunoregulatory effects of transforming growth factor (TGF)-βand interleukin-12 (IL-12) and immunomodulatory actions of vitamin D (VD) were reported in several studies. This study aims to evaluate VD effects on IL-12 and TGF-β expression in experimental autoimmune ...  Read More

23. Sclerosing Stromal Tumor: A Rare Ovarian Neoplasm

Shilpa Bairwa; Rahul Satarkar; Shivani Kalhan; Shilpa Garg; Ashok Sangwaiya; Pawan Singh

Volume 12, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 402-405


  Ovarian sex cord-stromal tumors are relatively infrequent neoplasms that account for approximately 8% of all primary ovarian neoplasm. Sex cord-stromal tumors of the ovary include granulosa cell tumors, fibrothecomas, Sertoli-Leydigcell tumors, steroid cell tumors, and sclerosing stromal tumors (SST). ...  Read More

24. Intramuscular Hibernoma of the Scapular Region Misdiagnosed on Cytology as a Malignant Lesion: A Report of a Rare Case

Mukta Pujani; Sabina Khan; Sujata Jetley; Prabhat Kumar Raina; Sujata Jetley

Volume 12, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 406-409


  Hibernomas are extremely rare benign tumors of adipose tissue characterized by an admixture of brown fat cells with granular, multivacuolated cytoplasm and white fat cells. Hibernomas account for 1.6% of benign adipose tissue tumors and approximately 1.1% of all adipocytic tumors. Around 10% of these ...  Read More

25. The diagnostic value of TTF1, P63, HMWK [34βE12], CK7, and CD56 immunostaining in classification of lung carcinoma

Amir Hossein Jafarian; Masoumeh Gharib; Nema Mohammadian Roshan; Samaneh Sherafatnia; Abbas Ali Omidi; Sahar Bagheri

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 195-201


  Background & objective: The histologic distinction of small cell from non-small cell lung carcinoma and correct identification of all subtypes of lung carcinoma are very important in treatment management. The main method for histologic classification of lung tumors is based on morphology. However, ...  Read More