Volume 19 (2024)
Volume 18 (2023)
Volume 17 (2022)
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)
Breast Pathology
Exploring the Integrated Role of AKT2, CD44v6, And MT1-MMP as Predictors of Axillary Lymph Node Metastasis in Invasive Breast Carcinoma of No Special Type

Primariadewi Rustamadji; Elvan Wiyarta; Kristina Anna Bethania

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 475-485


  Background & Objective: Invasive breast carcinoma of no special type (IBC-NST) is the most common type of breast cancer, which mainly causes axillary lymph-node metastasis (ALNM). Building on our previous research, we wanted to explore the optimal combination of AKT2, CD44v6, and MT1-MMP for the ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
A Rare Case of Brain Metastasis from dedifferentiated Acinic Cell Carcinoma of Parotid Gland and Review of the Literature

Elham Mirzaian; Shafighe Asgarikarchekani; Ashkan Abdoli

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 97-103


  Acinic cell carcinoma (ACC) is a low or intermediate-grade malignant epithelial neoplasm of the salivary glands that generally shows an indolent behavior. Most cases arise in the major salivary glands, especially the parotid gland. ACC is usually known as a low-grade malignant tumor; however, poorly ...  Read More

Breast Pathology
Evaluation of the Relationship Between Expression of Villin and Gelsolin Genes and Axillary Lymph Node Metastasis in Patients with Breast Cancer

Armin Borhan; Zohreh Nozarian; Alireza Abdollahi; Reza Shahsiah; Hadiseh Mohammadpour; Arash Borhan

Volume 16, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 27-32


  Background & Objective: Nowadays, actin-binding proteins such as Villin and Gelsolin have been considered to be associated with aggressive tumors. This study mainly aims to determine the relationship between Gelsolin and Villin genes expression and metastasis of axillary lymph nodes in patients with ...  Read More

Molecular Pathology
Variants of Genes Involved in Metabolism of Folate among Patients with Breast Cancer: Association of TYMS 3R Allele with Susceptibility to Breast Cancer and Metastasis

Zohreh Rahimi; Maryam Bozorgi Zarini Bozorgi Zarini; Ziba Rahimi; Ebrahim Shakiba; Asad Vaisi-Raygani; Mohammad Taher Moradi; Kheirolah Yari

Volume 16, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 62-68


  Background & Objective: Breast cancer (BC) is known to be the most prevalent cancer among women. One-carbon metabolism (OCM) disturbance might play an important role in the etiology of BC. The present study aimed to investigate the thymidylate synthase (TYMS), 5-methyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine ...  Read More

Postoperative Extra-Cranial Metastasis of Glioblastoma: A Case Report

atieh zandnejadi; Arezoo Eftekhar-Javadi; HEDIEH MORADI TABRIZ

Volume 16, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 90-94


  Glioblastoma (WHO grade IV) is the most common malignant tumor of neural tissues in adults as a primary tumor. Because of blood brain barrier and short median survival of patients with glioblastoma, metastasis of this tumor is very rare. A 46-year-old man was admitted to Sina hospital with chief complaint ...  Read More

A Rare Case of Metastasis of Renal Clear Cell Carcinoma to the Thyroid Gland, Presenting as a Goiter Nodule, Three Years After Nephrectomy

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Arezoo Eftekhar-Javadi; Atiieh Zandnejadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 342-345


  Thyroid gland metastatic tumors are rare in clinical practice. Clear cell RCC is one of common metastatic tumors to thyroid. We here reported a case of incidentally found clear cell renal carcinoma metastasis to the thyroid gland 3 years after nephrectomy, in the thyroidectomy procedure performed for ...  Read More

Head and Neck Pathology
Salivary Duct Carcinoma with Late Distant Brain and Cutaneous Metastasis: A Case Report

Hassan Mir Mohammad Sadeghi; Abbas Karimi; Amirsina Rahpeima; Samira Derakhshan

Volume 15, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 251-255


  Salivary duct carcinoma (SDC) is a rare and highly aggressive salivary gland tumor with poor prognosis, rapid growth, distant metastasis, early regional metastasis, and a high rate of recurrence. The parotid gland is the most common site of involvement, and the lungs and the bones are the most common ...  Read More

Bilateral Orbital Metastasis of Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma: a Rare Case Report

Farahnaz Bidari-Zerehpoosh; Guive Sharifi; Sara Zahedifard; Hussein Soleimantabar; Kaveh Ebrahimzadeh; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 229-233

  Follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) is the second most common type of thyroid cancer after papillary carcinoma. It usually grows slowly and is clinically indolent; but rarely, its aggressive forms with distant metastases can occur. We report here an uncommon case of bilateral orbital metastasis of FTC. ...  Read More

Endobronchial Metastasis of Pheochromocytoma 25 Years after Primary Tumor

Maryam Kadivar; Pegah Babaheidarian; Ali Zare Mirzae; Mohammadreza Fakhraie

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2013, , Pages 115-118

  There are few reported cases of endobronchial metastasis of pheochromocytoma literature. We present here a 56-year old woman who underwent left lower lobectomy of lung, following pneumonia with unresolved chest radiographs. Computed tomography showed a lobulated soft tissue mass, measuring, 38×27 ...  Read More

Inguinal Lymph Node Metastasis as the First Presentation of Endometrial Carcinoma

Shokouh aghipour zahir; Kiyanoosh Sedaghat; Saeed Kargar

Volume 7, Issue 4 , September 2012, , Pages 246-250

   Endometrial adenocarcinoma is uncommon in fewer than 40-year-old people. The first common sign and symptoms are abnormal vaginal bleeding and discharge. Metastasis is occurred in the late stage. Here we present a 31-year-old nullipar woman who was admitted to surgical ward with enlarged right inguinal ...  Read More

Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance with Metastatic Carcinoma – A Rare Presentation

Priyanka Joseph Koshy; Mijil Anand Justin; Meenakshi Vedavyasan; Thomas Alexander; Renu G’Boy Varghese

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2012, , Pages 58-62

  The presence of a low level of M protein in the peripheral blood <3gm/dl which is below the required cut off for the diagnosis of plasma cell myeloma is known as monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). Elevated levels of serum M protein and detection of M band on serum protein electrophoresis ...  Read More

The Cytology of Subcutaneous Chest Wall Metastasis Originating from Bronchiolo- Alveolar Carcinoma

Krishnamurthy Jayashree; Divya Kota Nagappa

Volume 6, Issue 4 , September 2011, , Pages 212-215

    Bronchiolo-alveolar carcinoma with subcutaneous chest wall metastasis is a very rare presentation. A case of 36- year-old male with metastatic subcutaneous chest nodule of bronchiolo-alveolar carcinoma, diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology, is reported here. Cutaneous metastases are of ...  Read More

Breast Metastasis of Ovarian Carcinoma

Dhaneshor Sharma; Tomcha Singh; Rajesh Singh Laishram; Ranjit Singh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 143-146

  Breast metastasis of ovarian carcinoma is rare. To date, only 39 cases have been reported in the English-language  literature  so  far.  We  are  herewith  reporting  a  primary  ovarian  papillary  serous  cyst adenocarcinoma metastasing ...  Read More

Adenosquamous Carcinoma Of Stomach: A Case Report

Indranil Chakrabarti; Anuradha De; Kaushik Majumdar; Amita Amita

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, , Pages 150-153

    Adenosquamous carcinomas of stomach are rare entities comprising 0.5% of stomach carcinomas. Here, we report a case of a 50-year-old female, who presented with weakness, pallor, and symptoms of gastric outlet obstruction. A partial gastrectomy was done and histology showed evidence of adenosquamous ...  Read More