Volume 16 (2021)
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. Prevalence and Main Determinants of BRAF V600E Mutation in Dysplastic and Congenital Nevi

Maryam Nasimi; alireza Ghanadan; Kambiz Kamyab; vahidesadat Azhari; Tahereh Yousefi

Volume 16, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 51-56


  Background & Objective: Predicting the transformation of dysplastic or congenital nevi into malignant lesions results in a significant increase in the survival of patients. Some specific gene mutations have been reported to be very helpful in this regard. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the ...  Read More

2. Necrotizing Skin Findings in Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Case Report

Fatmagul Kusku; Damlanur Sakiz

Volume 16, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 79-83


  Coronavirus is a single-stranded RNA virus that causes acute respiratory syndrome and various skin lesions. In addition, ischemic acral lesions have been reported in patients with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) due to coagulation disorders. We here present a case with ischemic acral lesions ...  Read More

3. Thiopurine S-methyltransferase and Pemphigus Vulgaris: A Phenotype-Genotype Study

Maral Mokhtari; Farzaneh Mostanbet; Saideh Nekooee Fard; Golsa Shekarkhar; Mozhdeh Sepaskhah; Maryam Sadat Sadati

Volume 15, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 299-305


  Background & Objective:  Thiopurine drugs are considered as a treatment modality in various autoimmune disorders including pemphigus vulgaris (PV). These drugs are metabolized by an enzyme “Thiopurine S-methyl transferase” (TPMT). Various variants of this enzyme may have decreased ...  Read More

4. Low Expression of Occludin in the Melanoma Patients

Pouri Salehi; Farzaneh Tafvizi; Kambiz Kamyab Hesari

Volume 14, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 272-278


  Background & Objective: Malignant melanoma is the fatal cutaneous neoplasm which is curable by the early diagnosis. The expression of occludin protein which is an integral membrane protein is altered in an epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. Although, recent studies provide sufficient evidence ...  Read More

5. Evaluation of Immunohistochemical Findings and Clinical Features associated with Local Aggressiveness in Basal Cell Carcinoma

Simin Shamsi meymandi; Shahriar Dabiri; Alireza ZeynadiniMeymand; Maryam Iranpour; Maryam Khalili; Sorour Alijani; Mahin Aflatoonian

Volume 14, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 193-196


  Background & Objective:Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is classified into BCC1 or low risk (nodular, superficial type) and BCC2 or high risk (micronodular, morpheaform, infiltrative, and basosquamous types) based on clinical behavior. This study attempts to evaluate immunohistochemical (IHC) findings ...  Read More

6. The Study for Diagnostic Value of β-Catenin Immunohistochemistry Marker in Distinction of Aggressive and Non-Aggressive Basal Cell Carcinoma

Parvin Rajabi; Mitra Hydarpoor; Ahmadreza Maghsoudi; Fatemeh Mohaghegh; Maryam Dehghani Mobarakeh

Volume 14, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 52-60


  Background & Objective: Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is a common skin cancer arising from the basal layer of the epidermis and its appendages. They are locally invasive, aggressive, and destructive of skin and the surrounding structures. β-Catenin is a multifunctional protein located to the ...  Read More

7. Estrogen Receptor Beta Expression in Melanomas Versus Dysplastic Nevi

Soheila Nasiri; Zahra Asadi- kani; Fatemeh Nabavi; Marjan Saeedi

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 377-378

  Dear Editor-in-ChiefMalignant melanoma is a tumor arising from melanocyte; this tumor rarely occurs before puberty, with higher mortality rate in males and better survival rate in female patients affected by metastatic melanoma (1, 2). These facts propose that a relationship and association may exist ...  Read More

8. Non-scarring Alopecias in Iranian Patients: A Histopathological Study With Hair Counts

Fatemeh Sari Aslani; Mina Heidari Esfahani; Mozhdeh Sepaskhah

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 317-324

  Background and Objective: Non-scarring alopecia is a challenge in the diagnosis and treatment, rarely studied in Asian countries. The current study aimed at evaluating histopathological features including hair count of different subtypes of non-scarring alopecia in Iranian patients.Methods: The current ...  Read More

9. Nodular Cystic Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Trunk: a Diagnostic Dilemma in an Unsuspecting Youth

Ruchita Tyagi; Dilpreet Kaur; Gursheen Kaur; Bhavna Garg; Neena Sood; Sunil Gupta

Volume 12, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 410-412


  Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) commonly affects the elderly and is mostly confined to the head and neck region. Only 10% of all cases occur on the trunk. We presented a case of bullous lesion on the abdomen in a young male, initially diagnosed by clinicians as a vascular nevus. Histopathological examination ...  Read More

10. Evaluation of Association Between the Serum Levels of MMP-9 and MMP-9/TIMPs With Soluble Forms of Selectins and Itching Induced by Sulfur Mustard

Nayere Askari; Tooba Ghazanfari; Mohammad Mehdi Naghizadeh; Athar Moin; Ali Khamesipour; Shahryar Pourfarzam; Zuhair Mohammad Hassan

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 257-264


  Background & objective: Pruritus is the most frequent chronic dermal complication of sulfur mustard (SM), which negatively influences the quality of life. Exact pathophysiology of SM-induced itching is unknown. The current study aimed at evaluating the possible association between SM-induced ...  Read More

11. Comparison of P53 Intensity, Frequency and Size in Normal Skin Periphery of Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Basal Cell Carcinoma And Melanocytic Nevus in Persian Skin Type

Farahnaz Bidari Zerehpoosh; Soheila Nasiri; Sara Zahedifard; Shahram Sabeti

Volume 12, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 62-66


  Background:Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer (NMSC), the most prevalent types being Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) and Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC), is the most common type of malignancy in human beings. These neoplasms are more frequent in the elderly and fair skinned people and mainly occur on sun-exposed sites ...  Read More

12. A Case-Control Study on the Take-Off Sign in Lesional Skin Biopsies of Patients with Pityriasis Rosea

Antonio An Tung Chuh; Vijay Zawar; Gayatri Karad

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 416-417

  Dear Editor-in-Chief   Lesional histopathological features in pityriasis rosea (PR) are non-specific (1).  Our aim here is to investigate whether a histopathological take-off sign (TOS) is associated with PR.  Read More

13. Clinico-Pathological Study of Cutaneous Granulomatous Lesions- a 5 yr Experience in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India

Srabani Chakrabarti; Subrata Pal; Biplab Biswas; Kingshuk Bose; Saswati Pal; Swapan Pathak

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 54-60

  Background: Granulomatous dermatoses are common skin pathology, often need histopathological confirmation for diagnosis. Histologically six sub-types of granulomas found in granulomatous skin diseases- tuberculoid, sarcoidal, necrobiotic, suppurative, foreign body & histoid type. The aims of the ...  Read More