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)
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51. Cutaneous Metaplastic Synovial Cyst: A Case Report

Mina Majdi; Hana Saffar; Alireza Ghanadan

Volume 11, Issue 5 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 423-426

  Cutaneous metaplastic synovial cyst (CMSC), presents as a solitary, tender subcutaneous nodule that usually occurs at the site of previous surgery or trauma. Histologically, the lesion is characterized by a cystic structure with villous-like projections that lined by metaplastic synovial tissue. The ...  Read More

52. Russell Body Gastritis: an Unusually Presentation of the Chronic Gastritis

Betul PEKER CENGIZ; Fatma Secil KIRDOK; Hayrettin DIZEN

Volume 11, Issue 5 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 452-455

  Russell body gastritis is a rare form of chronic gastritis. It is characterized by the invasion of lamina propria by plasma cells that included eosinophilic cytoplasmic inclusion. In the literature, most of the cases are associated with Helicobacter pylori. Russell body gastritis and Helicobacter pylori ...  Read More

53. A Case of Bone Angiosarcoma

Mahmood Akhavan Tafti; Najmeh Jafari; Jalil Zare; Mohamad Jalal Jafari

Volume 11, Issue 5 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 465-468

  Primary angiosarcoma of bone is very rare.It occurs more commonly in middle-age and later life, with a male predominance in the ratio of 2:1. Angiosarcoma of bone has a tendency to involve the long tubular bones, and multifocal involvement is common. Here, we present a case of a 69-yr-old man in Shahid ...  Read More

54. Role of Immunohistochemistry in the Diagnosis of Solitary Fibrous Tumor, a Review

Bita Geramizadeh; Mahsa Marzban; Andrew Churg

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 195-203

  Background: Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a mesenchymal tumor which is most commonly seen in the pleura; however it can be seen in other organs such as the meninge, gastrointestinal tract, soft tissue, bone, and skin. SFT should be differentiated from other mesenchymal tumors in these organs. Immunohistochemistry ...  Read More

55. Meningioangiomatosis in an otherwise healthy 13 year-old boy: A case report with emphasis on histopathological findings

Dorna Motevalli; Naser Kamalian; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 291-295

  Meningioangiomatosis is regarded as a rare benign hamartomatous condition mostly involving the cerebral cortex and overlying leptomeninges. A strong association of MA with neurofibromatosis type 2 has been documented in published articles. Herein we report a case of an otherwise healthy 13-year-old boy ...  Read More

56. 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

57. A Tete – a – tete of benign, borderline and malignant fibrohistiocytic tumor

RASHMI M.V.; Pavithra P; Shivakumarappa G.M.

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 286-290

  Dermatofibrosarcoma protruberans is a relatively uncommon slow growing, locally aggressive fibrous tumor of the skin. It has a prospensity of progressing to fibrosarcomatous change in 5% of the cases. We present a case of a 56 yr old male with presented to the outpatient department of surgery, Sri Siddhartha ...  Read More

58. Meningeal Hemangiopericytoma in 33-Year-Old Female; a Case Report

Alireza Abdollahi; Reyhaneh Abdollahpouri; Seyed-Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 281-285

  Intracranial hemangiopericytomas (HPC) are rare vascular tumors. They account for 0.4% of primary central nervous system tumors. HPC is more commonly located supratentorially and tends to occur in a younger age group, with average age at presentation of 38–42 years. The tumor was found throughout ...  Read More

59. Cytodiagnosis of Chondromyxoid Fibroma of the Metatarsal Head: A Case Report

Bushra Siddiqui; Shahbaz Habib Faridi; Mohd Faizan; Syed Shamshad Ahmad; Rana K Sherwani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 272-275

  Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare benign cartilaginous tumor with a predilection for the bones of lower extremities and about one fourth of the tumors involve the foot.Radiologically, an eccentric lytic lesion with well defined margins is seen in the metaphysis of the bone. We hereby, report an 18 ...  Read More

60. Round Ligament Leiomyoma Developing During Pregnancy: A Case Report and Literature Review

Recep Bedir; Rukiye Yilmaz; İbrahim Sehitoglu; Cuneyt Yurdakul

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 261-264

  Round ligament leiomyoma of uterus is rare. It can be presented as inguinal swelling mimicking the inguinal hernia or lymph node. Surgical excision is its curative treatment. Definitive diagnosis is made by histopathological examination. A 32 year old pregnant patient having round ligament leiomyoma ...  Read More

61. Demsoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor:a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Dilemma

Moeinadin Safavi; Jahanbanoo Shahryari; Mohammadmehdi Moeini Aghtaei; Hossein Nikpour

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 255-260

  Desmoplastic small round cell tumor (DSCRT) is a rare variant of sarcoma with a highly aggressive behavior. It usually affects abdominal cavity and has a male predominance. Its correct diagnosis and treatment is sophisticated and requires an experienced multidisciplinary team. Hereby we present a 25 ...  Read More

62. Expression of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Nasal Polyp and Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Alireza Azizzadeh Delshad; Mohammadreza Jalali Nadoushan; Ali Davati; Aida Rostami

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 231-237

  Background: Nasal inflammatory disorders such as chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyp are among the most prevalent complications with high socioeconomic costs. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) plays a key role in angiogenesis and cell proliferation. In the present study the effect of VEGF ...  Read More

63. Validity of Selected WBC Differentiation Flags in Sysmex XT-1800i

Parya Bameni Moghaddam; Fatemeh Mahjoub; Amirhossein Emami; Alireza Abdollahi

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 97-103

  Background: Automatic Cell Counter devises make the CBC differential very easy and delivering the results in few second. However, the problem with this device is facing a flag requires a time-consuming microscopic review of the specimen which causes unacceptable wait times for patient as well as costs ...  Read More

64. Acinic Cell Carcinoma of the Parotid Gland with Four Morphological Features

David Rosero; Ramiro Alvarez; Paula Gambó; María Alastuey; Alberto Valero; Nerea Torrecilla; A. Belén Roche; Sara Simón

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 181-185

  Acinic cell carcinoma arising in salivary glands is a rare tumor, accounting for 2% to 5% of the primary neoplasms of the parotid gland. When these tumors are well-differentiated, the neoplasia has innocuous aspect, due to the similarity to normal parotid tissue. This makes the diagnosis difficult. Initially ...  Read More

65. Apocrine Metaplasia in Intraductal Papilloma with Foci of DCIS: A Friend or Foe?

Debjani Mallick; Aniruna Dey; Sonia Gon; Gayatri Ghoah

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 167-170

  Malignant papillary neoplasms of the breast comprise a number of microscopically distinct lesions, where apocrine metaplasia is commonly found in papillomas compared to other papillary lesions including papillary carcinomas. However, association of apocrine metaplasia in papilloma with Ductal Carcinoma ...  Read More

66. Pituitary Chondrosarcoma presenting as a sellar and suprasellar mass with parasellar extension: An Unusual presentation

Manisha Sharma; Manas Madan; Mridu Manjari; Harleen Kaur

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 161-166

  Chondrosarcoma is a mesenchymal tumor composed of tumor cells producing cartilage. It is more common in older age and often affects the axial skeleton. We report a rare case of chondrosarcoma mimicking a sellar and suprasellar mass with parasellar extension. A 40 yr woman presented with decreasing visual ...  Read More

67. Preanalytical Errors in Hematology Laboratory- an Avoidable Incompetence

Vikram Narang; Harsimran Kaur; Pavneet Kaur Selhi; Neena Sood; Aminder Singh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 151-154

  Background: Quality assurance in the hematology laboratory is a must to ensure laboratory users of reliable test results with high degree of precision and accuracy. Even after so many advances in hematology laboratory practice, pre-analytical errors remain a challenge for practicing pathologists. This ...  Read More

68. Correlation between Gleason scores in needle biopsy and corresponding radical prostatectomy specimens. A twelve-year review.

Maliheh Khoddami; yassaman Khademi; Maryam Kazemi Aghdam; Haleh Soltanghoraee

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 120-126

  Background: Presence of discordance between the Gleason score on needle biopsy and the score of radical prostatectomy specimen is common and universal. In this study, we determined the accuracy of Gleason grading of biopsies in predicting histological grading of radical prostatectomy specimens and the ...  Read More

69. Can Trimodal Distribution of HbS Levels in Sickle Cell Traits Be Used To Predict the Associated Alpha-Thalassemia For Screening Cases in Central India?

Bhushan Warpe; AV Shrikhande; SV Poflee

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 133-137

  Background: Until now, trimodal distribution of HbS has been seen by six different studies in the world when associated with alpha-thalassemia with confirmation by corresponding alpha-genotyping studies. The RBC indices reduce as alpha-globin genes reduce in sickle cell trait (SCT) patients, which decreases ...  Read More

70. Clinco-Pathological Patterns in Women with Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Rehana Najam; Rana Sherwani; Safia Rana; Seema Hakim; Zeeba Jairajpuri

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 20-26

  Background: The term dysfunctional uterine bleeding(DUB) refers to any abnormal bleeding from the uterus, unassociated with tumour, inflammation and pregnancy. The histological diagnosis of DUB is very essential for adequate management especially in perimenopausal and postmenopausal females. The present ...  Read More

72. Congenital Anaplastic Rhabdomyosarcoma Presenting As Abdominal Wall Mass


Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 80-84

  Rhabdomyosarcoma encompasses a group of malignant myogenic neoplasms expressing a multitude of clinical and pathological diversities. It is the commonest soft tissue sarcoma of childhood but neonates are rarely affected. Embryonal subtype is the most frequent. Head-neck and genitourinary tracts are predominant ...  Read More

73. Solitary Psoas Muscle Metastasis of Gastroesphageal Junction Adenocarcinoma

Payam Azadeh; Ali Yaghobi Joybari; Samaneh Sarbaz; Hosein Ali Ghiasi; Maryam Farasatinasab

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 76-79

  Metastasis of gastroesphageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma in skeletal muscle is rare and primary sites for skeletal muscle metastases are usually lung, renal and colorectal cancer. We have encountered with the first case report of solitary psoas muscle metastasis of GEJ adenocarcinoma. Here we describe ...  Read More

74. Immature Teratoma with Embryonal Carcinoma; a Rare Malignant Mixed Germ Cell Tumor in a 13-Year-Old Girl

Shweta Rana; Manmeet Kaur Gill; Shivani Kalhan; Rahul N Satarkar; Ashok Sangwaiya; Pawan Singh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 66-70

  Malignant mixed germ cell tumors,though rare overall, are the most common type of malignant ovarian neoplasms in young and adolescent girls. These tumors are rapidly growing and can metastasize. We report a case of 13-yr-old girl who presented at SHKM GMC, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana, India in December 2013 ...  Read More

75. Ovarian Hemangioma: a Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature

Katayoun Ziari; Kamyab Alizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 61-65

  Ovarian hemangiomas are benign and rare tumors of female genital tract with less than 60 reported cases in the literature. A 38- yr- old woman was admitted to Be’sat Hospital, Tehran, Iran in 2012, due to severe abdominal pain. Ultrasound evaluation revealed a 6 cm left ovarian cystic mass and ...  Read More