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)
Uropathology
1. The Expression of Autophagy Markers Beclin1 and LC3B in Prostatic Carcinoma: Immunohistochemical Case-Control Study

Nanis Shawky Holah; Marwa Mohammed Serag El-Dien; Shereen Fathy Mahmoud

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 October 2021

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.530887.2649

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Prostatic carcinoma represents the second most common cancer diagnosed in men worldwide after lung cancer and the fourth common male malignancy in Egypt. Autophagy is a natural process that has both oncogenic and tumor-suppressive activities. This study aims to evaluate the ...  Read More

Cytology
2. Direct Smear Versus Liquid-Based Cytology in the Diagnosis of Bladder Lesions

Mahmoud Reza Kalantari; Mohammad Ali Jahanshahi; Masoumeh Gharib; Sara Hashemi; Shakiba Kalantari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 November 2021

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.528171.2646

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Urine cytology is an important diagnostic method for urinary tract cancers (especially carcinomas), which is suitable for follow-up of residual urothelial tumors after surgery of malignant bladder tumors. In this study, for the first time, liquid-based cytology (LBC) was used ...  Read More

Uropathology
3. Significance of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Expression in the Bladder Urothelial Carcinoma and Its Association with Tumor Grade and Invasiveness

Anika Sadaf; Zillur Rahman; Pradip Bhattacharjee; M. Shahab Uddin Ahamad; Sayeeda Nasreen

Volume 16, Issue 4 , Summer 2021, , Pages 362-369

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.138671.2518

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) is one of the newer molecular markers that acts as a central mediator of tumor angiogenesis and is essential for tumor growth, progression, and metastasis. So anti-angiogenic drugs can be used as anticancer therapy. Treatments with ...  Read More

Uropathology
4. Evaluation of ERG Expression in Prostate Adenocarcinoma and Its Prognostic Impact in Patients Survival Rate

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Leila Aghapour Sabaghi; Amirreza Nabighadim; Elham Nazar; Seyed Mohammad Kazem Aghamir

Volume 16, Issue 4 , Summer 2021, , Pages 411-417

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.530515.2644

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Some certain markers, including prostatic specific antigen (PSA), are being used to screen prostate cancer (PC), but none of them have sufficient sensitivity and specificity for evaluation of prognosis. Currently, genetic variants have found their place in the prognosis of ...  Read More

Uropathology
5. Primary Testis Leiomyosarcoma: A Case Report

Elham Nazar; Zohre Shabanzadeh; Amir Ahmadi; Niloofar Rostami

Volume 16, Issue 4 , Summer 2021, , Pages 461-464

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.524644.2586

Abstract
  Primary leiomyosarcoma in testis is an uncommon tumor with few cases reported. It generally develop  after radiotherapy or long term taking anabolic steroid medication . We report a  53-year-old male patient with primary testis leiomyosarcoma  who presented with painless testicular  enlargement ...  Read More

Uropathology
6. Evaluation of P53 and CK20 Immunohistochemical Markers in Comparison with Morphologic Findings in Low- and High-grade Urothelial Carcinomas

Mahsa Ahadi; Afshin Moradi; Banafshe Bayat; Hanieh Zham; Seyed Jalil Hosseini; Sara Zahedifar; Afsoon Taghavi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 297-303

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.136330.2493

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Urothelial carcinoma is the seventh most common cancer in the world. The histological classification of papillary carcinoma is one of the most important determinants for its prognosis. Sometimes there is an overlap in the extent of the tumor, and the accurate microscopic diagnosis ...  Read More

Uropathology
7. Expression of PAX2 and PAX8 in Wilms Tumor: A Tissue Microarray-based Immunohistochemical Study

Salma Sefidbakht; Atieh Khorsand-Rahimzadeh; Sahar Omidi; Sedigheh Mohsenpourian; Elham Mirzaian

Volume 16, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 310-315

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2021.139752.2527

Abstract
  Background & Objective: There is currently inadequate information about the expression of immunohistochemical markers in pediatric tumors. Paired box genes 2 and 8 (PAX2 and PAX8) genes have an essential role in kidney organogenesis. This study aimed to investigate the IHC expression of PAX2 and ...  Read More

Uropathology
8. Survey of Mast Cell Density in Transitional Cell Carcinoma

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Maedeh Obohat; Farzan Vahedifard; Arezoo Eftekharjavadi

Volume 16, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 119-127

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.123562.2345

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is the world's seventh most common tumor and forms more than 90% of urinary bladder tumors. Invasive tumors have had a poor prognosis, even with surgical treatment and chemotherapy. Some studies have found that an increase of mast cells in ...  Read More

Uropathology
9. Survivin and Her2 Expressions in Different Grades of Urothelial Neoplasms of Urinary Bladder

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Elham Nazar; Seyed Ali Ahmadi; Esmaeil Azimi; Fazeleh Majidi

Volume 16, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 154-161

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.130859.2447

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Urothelial neoplasm (UN) of bladder is a potentially lethal malignancy, particularly in locally advanced or metastatic cases. Development of molecular markers such as HER2 and Survivin may provide useful information on diagnosis and prognosis in UN of bladder. Materials and ...  Read More

Uropathology
10. Burned-out Post Pubertal Teratoma Presenting as a Liver Metastases in a 34-Year-Old Male

Fereshteh Ameli; Pooneh Panahi; Vahid Soleimani

Volume 16, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 232-236

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.128407.2402

Abstract
  Germ cell teratomas belong to nonseminomatous germ cell tumors and account for 95% of malignant testicular tumors. Regarding the current World Health Organization (WHO) criteria, testicular teratomas are divided into prepubertal and postpubertal subtypes based on patients’ age. The term “burned-out ...  Read More

Uropathology
11. Five-year Survival Rate of Bladder Cancer in Iran during 2001-2007

Maryam Khayamzadeh; Fereshte Aliakbari; Zahra Zolghadr; Majid Emadeddin; Mahsa Ahadi; MohammadEsmaeil Akbari; Amir Reza Abedi; Shahrzad Nematollahi; Seyed Jalil Hosseini

Volume 16, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 69-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.118375.2287

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and the most common cancer in women, comprising 8% of all males and 3% of female tumors. The present study aimed to estimate the five-year survival rates of bladder cancer in Iran.Methods: Information on3,337 registered ...  Read More

Uropathology
12. Diagnostic Value of Cytokeratin 34 beta E12 (Ck34βE12) and α-Methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR) Immunohistochemical Expression in Prostatic Lesions

Ikram A. Hasan; Hiba Gaidan; Methaq Al-kaabi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 232-238

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.113544.2229

Abstract
  Background & Objective:Some prostatic lesions contain small suspicious foci for prostatic carcinoma in which the morphological features are equivocal. Two immunohistochemical markers namely, cytokeratin 34 beta E12 (Ck34βE12) and α-Methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR), were evaluated in these ...  Read More

Uropathology
13. Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of the Penis: An Uncommon Penile Neoplasm

Sucheta Gandhe; Rahul Patil; Raj Nagarkar

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 151-153

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2020.117401.2275

Abstract
  Sarcomatoid squamous cell carcinomas are extremely rare, high grade, aggressive variant of penile cancers. Sarcomatoid carcinoma are biphasic neoplasms with a combination of both sarcomatoid components and carcinomatous elements. These neoplasms are very rare in the urogenital system. We report a 53-year-old ...  Read More

Uropathology
14. Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Prostate: A Diagnostic Challenge: A Case Report

Nilay Nishith; Monika Gupta; Nidhi Kaushik; Rajeev Sen

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 41-44

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2019.104669.2069

Abstract
  Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) of prostate is an unusual type of mesenchymal neoplasm that can elicit a benign or malignant phenotype. It represents a diagnostic challenge as it can simulate poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma and various mesenchymal neoplasms of prostate. We report a case of prostate ...  Read More

Uropathology
15. Sarcomatoid Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma with Heterologous Component

Sushma Bharti; Gautam Ram Choudhary; Jyotsna Naresh Bharti; Garg Pawan Kumar; Arsha BS; Poonam Abhay Elhence

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 56-60

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2019.109242.2147

Abstract
  Clear cellrenal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common malignant renal tumor in adults, while chromophobe RCC (CRCC) is the third most common. Any subtypes of RCC can undergo sarcomatoid differentiation, but heterologous differentiation in sarcomatoid area is very rare in RCC. Here a61-year male is ...  Read More

Uropathology
16. Evaluation of the Standardization in Semen Analysis Performance According to the WHO Protocols Among Laboratories in Tehran, Iran

Mahsa Ahadi; Fereshte Aliakbari; Saeedeh Latifi; Seyed Jalil Hosseini; Atossa Gharib; Abolfazl Movafagh; Zahra Abdolalian; Arash Dehghan; Arsham Moradi; Behrang Kazeminejad; Azadeh Rakhshan; Elena Jamali; Farzad Allameh; Afshin Moradi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 142-147

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.14.2.142

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Infertility refers to the failure in achieving pregnancy of a couple after one year of regular sexual intercourse without using a protection method. The purpose of this research work was to evaluate the current status of the test and quality control performance in semen analysis ...  Read More

Uropathology
17. Lymphoepithelial – Like Carcinoma with Papillary Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder Associated with Carcinoma in situ Changes of the Urothelium; A Case Report and Review of Literature

Yahya Attaran; Simin Moghdam; Ahmad Monabati; Reza Sarkeshikian

Volume 14, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 156-164

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.14.2.156

Abstract
  Lymphoepithelial - like carcinoma, is rarely recognized in the urinary bladder and less commonly occurs with papillary transitional cell carcinoma i.e. mixed pattern. Also, less uncommon is the occurrence of carcinoma in situ changes in the adjacent urothelium of these tumors. Here, a case of lymphoepithelial ...  Read More

Uropathology
18. Renal Capillary Hemangioma Mimicking Urothelial Carcinoma, A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Bita Geramizadeh; Nadereh Shams; Pouya Iranpour; Mohammad javad Rajabi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 175-179

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.14.2.175

Abstract
  Renal hemangioma is a rare tumor which can be capillary or cavernous. There have been less than 30 renal capillary hemangioma cases reported in the English literature. Herein we will report a case of renal hemangioma which was detected in a 74-year-old man operated with the impression of urothelial ...  Read More

Uropathology
19. Prognostic Value of Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio on Pathologic Findings of Transrectal Ultrasonography Guided Biopsy of Prostate

Iraj Khosrovpanah; Sadeq Rostami; Zhoobin Heidari bateni; Mojtaba Teimoori; Darya Khosrovpanah

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 333-339

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Prostate cancer is considered as one of the most common malignancies in males. Despite the decreasing trend during the past decade, the incidence continues to rise in adolescents worldwide. Recently, new emerging technologies beside TRUS-guided prostate biopsy were introduced ...  Read More

Uropathology
20. Primary Tubulovillous Adenocarcinoma of Renal Pelvis: An Unusual Genitourinary Tumor

Kamlesh Suthar; Aruna Vanikar; Rashmi Patel; Kamal Kanodia

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 368-371

Abstract
  Prolonged inflammation or irritation due to renal calculi can induce glandular metaplasia of the urothelium and even malignant neoplasm. Primary adenocarcinoma in pelvicalyceal system is a rare tumor in such patients. Here, a case of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) positive primary tubulovillous adenocarcinoma ...  Read More

Uropathology
21. Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of Renal Pelvis Involving Ureter and Renal Parenchyma with Heterologous Osteosarcomatous Differentiation: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Bhavya P.Mohan; Jayalakshmy PL; V Letha; Suresh Bhat

Volume 13, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 89-93

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.13.1.89

Abstract
  Sarcomatoid carcinoma is a high‑grade rare malignant tumor with both epithelial and mesenchymal components. Sarcomatoid carcinoma in the upper urinary tract is very rare. We reported here a case of sarcomatoid carcinoma of renal pelvis with osteosarcomatous differentiation, with involvement of the ...  Read More

Uropathology
22. A Carcinoid Tumor in the Urinary Bladder With Uncommon Clinicopathological Presentation

Krishnendu Mondal; Rupali Mandal

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 277-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2017.25688

Abstract
  Background: Carcinoid tumors usually originate from the enterochromaffin cells located in gastrointestinal tract and bronchopulmonary system. They may rarely arise in the urinary bladder, where this can be eventually miscued as any other commoner bladder neoplasms. The current study was conducted to ...  Read More

Uropathology
23. Endothelin-1 expression in prostate needle biopsy specimens correlated with aggressiveness of prostatic cancer

Mojgan Asgari; Elham Eftekhar; Maryam Abolhasani; Hossein Shahrokh

Volume 12, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 171-176

http://dx.doi.org/10.30699/ijp.2017.24942

Abstract
  Background & Objective: As the prostate adenocarcinoma is one of the most common malignant tumors in males, looking for a marker to effectively predict aggressiveness and metastatic potential in an apparently localized cancer in initial needle biopsy specimens can help the clinicians to make more ...  Read More

Uropathology
24. Is Helicobacter pylori Infection a Risk Factor for Prostatitis? A Case-Control Study in a Referring Tertiary Care Center

Alireza Abdollahi; Masoud Etemadian; Saeed Shoar; Zohreh Nozarian

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 323-327

Abstract
  Background: The optimal treatment is not possible yet for chronic prostatitis due to the unknown etiology of the diseases. We aimed to investigate the association of Helicobacter pylori infection with chronic prostatitis. Methods: In this prospective case-control study that conducted in Imam Hospital ...  Read More

Uropathology
25. Primary Localized Vesical Amyloidosis Mimicking Bladder Carcinoma: A Case Report

Purwa Patil; Bhushan Warpe

Volume 11, Issue 5 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 448-451

Abstract
  Amyloidosis of urinary bladder is a rare condition and may be primary or secondary in nature. A case of primary localized vesical amyloidosis (VA) in a 40-yr-old man is described confused with neoplasm by cystoscopic, urographic. Surgical specimens obtained by transurethral resection (TUR) were diagnostic ...  Read More