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GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
1. Clinicopathological Significance of Tumor Stem Cell Markers ALDH1 and CD133 in Colorectal Carcinoma

maryam Rezaee; Elmira Gheytanchi; Zahra Madjd; Mitra Mehrazma

Volume 16, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 40-50


  Background & Objective: Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer worldwide with a high mortality rate. The main causes of death in patients are recurrence and metastasis which are mainly attributed to the small subpopulation of cells within tumors called cancer stem cells (CSCs). This ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
2. Assessment of p16 and Ki67 Immunohistochemistry Expression in Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion with Cytohistomorphological Correlation

Apurv Ghosh; M Nirupama; Nandan Padmanabha; Hema Kini

Volume 15, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 268-273


  Background & Objective: Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide with high mortality, necessitating quicker diagnostic methods. We wish to enhance the existing cervical biopsies of Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (SIL) using p16 and Ki67 as surrogate markers to assess correlation ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
3. Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for Etanercept-Induced Acute Hepatic Failure; a case report

Dorsay Sadeghian; Farid Azmoudeh-Ardalan; Simin Dashti-Khavidaki; Nasir Fakhar

Volume 15, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 338-341


  The occurrence of hepatotoxicity following etanercept (tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonist) prescription, has been studied well. However, an acute hepatic failure leading to liver transplant as an adverse effect of this drug has not been reported in the literature. In this article, we are going to ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
4. Interobserver Agreement in Assessing Dysplasia in Colorectal Adenomatous Polyps: A Multicentric Iranian Study

Tahmineh Mollasharifi; Mahsa Ahadi; Elena Jamali; Afshin Moradi; Parisa Asghari; Saman Maroufizadeh; Behrang Kazeminezhad

Volume 15, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 167-174


  Background & Objective: Most colorectal cancers (CRCs) arise from adenomatous polyps, and clinical management of this type of polyp is highly dependent on the reliability and validity of the pathological diagnosis. The aim of this study was to examine the interobserver agreement of five pathologists ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
5. Histopathological Evaluation and Analysis of Immunohistochemical Expression of Bcl-2 Oncoprotein in Colorectal Carcinoma

Shilpa Tukaram Patil; Clement Wilfred Devadass; Prasanna Shetty Badila

Volume 14, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 317-321


  Background & Objective: Colorectal cancer is the third most prevalent malignancy with high mortality rate, necessitating markers that predict survival and guide the treatment. Previous studies have examined the immunohistochemical expression of Bcl-2, an apoptotic marker, in colorectal carcinoma, ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
6. Inter-observer Variability in Histomorphological Evaluation of Non-neoplastic Liver Biopsy Tissue and Impact of Clinical Information on Final Diagnosis in Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences Affiliated Hospitals

Zeinab Kishani farahani; Mahsa Ahadi; Behrang Kazeminejad; Tahmineh Mollasharifi; Malihe Saber Afsharian; Amir Sadeghi; Farahnaz Bidari zerehpoosh; Elena Jamali; Niki Hasanzadeh; Abolfazl Movafagh; Arash Dehghan; Arsham Moradi; Afshin Moradi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 243-251


  Background & Objective: Liver biopsy is the main method for grading and staging liver disorders, but the effects of clinical information and optimal biopsy specimen size on interpretation remain contentious. The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of clinical information and quality of liver ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
7. Heterotopic Pancreas as a Leading Point of Intussusception: A Case Report

Hiva Saffar; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar; Salma Sefidbakht; Roghayeh Aghapour; Fatemeh Molavi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 180-183


  Heterotopic pancreas (HP) is generally asymptomatic and found incidentally. It can act very rarely as a leading point for intussusception. Thus, it should be considered as a differential diagnosis of the mass lesions leading to the intestinal intussusception. Herein, we report an unusual case of HP as ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
8. False Negative Fecal Occult Blood Test: Prozone Effect

Pathoom Sukkaromdee; Viroj Wiwanitkit

Volume 14, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 94-94


  Dear editor, the fecal occult blood test is the presently widely used screening laboratory test for colorectal cancer. At present, the test is usually based on an immunological diagnostic principle (1, 2). A false positive fecal occult blood is common and widely mentioned in literature. Nevertheless, ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
9. The Correlation between Serum Zinc Level and Liver Histology in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis

Farid Kosari; Raika Jamali; Tayeb Ramim; Ebrahim Musavi Jahan Abad

Volume 14, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 17-25


  Background & Objective: The aim of this present study was to assess the relationship between serum zinc levels and liver histopathological findings in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) patients.Methods: This case-control study was performed in consecutively selected NASH patients who had been ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
10. 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

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
11. Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Mahmoodreza Khoonsari; Mohammadreza Mohammad Hosseini Azar; Ramak Ghavam; Khadijeh Hatami; Mosa Asobar; Ali Gholami; Abdolhalim Rajabi; Fahimeh Safarnezhad Tameshkel; Bahare Amirkalali; Masoudreza Sohrabi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 99-105


  Background & Objective: Nonalcoholic fatty liver diseases (NAFLD) is the major cause of hepatocellular carcinoma and increases the risk of mortality. Understanding the trends of its clinical and biochemical changes is essential to identify patients with NAFLD that are at the greatest risk of nonalcoholic ...  Read More