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
D2-40 A Helpful Marker in Assessment of Lymphatic Vessel Invasion in Carcinoma of BreastTumor characteristic Number of cases (percentage %)

Zeinab Vosough; Shima Golbini; Majid Sharbatdaran; Akramossadat Hosseini

Volume 16, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 96-102


  Background & Objective: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in Iranian women and worldwide. Lymphatic vessel invasion (LVI) was found to be an independent prognostic factor in many carcinomas, including invasive carcinoma of the breast. The aim of this study was to compare the hematoxylin ...  Read More

Breast Pathology
Assessment of Ki67 in Breast Cancer: A Comparison Between the Eye-10 Method, Stepwise Counting Strategy, and International System of Ki67 Evaluation

Maryam Kadivar; Fatemeh Aram

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 13-18


  Background & Objective:Ki-67 evaluation is an essential tool to define luminal A and B breast cancers, which is not yet systematized. The International Ki67 in Breast Cancer Working Group suggests the counting of 500 or 1000 cancer cells, which is a time-consuming process. Therefore, novel methods, ...  Read More

Gynecologic Pathology
Absence of Human Papillomavirus in Benign and Malignant Breast Tissue

Maryam Kazemi Aghdam; Seyed Alireza Nadji; Azadeh Alvandimanesh; Maliheh Khoddami; Yassaman Khademi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 279-283


  Background & Objective: Malignant breast tumors, which are one of the most important deadly cancers in women, like many other cancers, are proposed to be related to viruses etiologically. Proper management of breast carcinoma necessitates an identification of the etiological factors. Human Papilomavirus is ...  Read More

Breast Pathology
Cytoplasmic Her2/neu immunohistochemical staining in breast cancer; From a molecular point of view

Akbar Safaei; Ahmad Monabati; Maral Mokhtari; Mehdi Montazer

Volume 14, Issue 3 , August 2019, , Pages 270-271


  The most widely used guideline for the breast cancer biomarker assessment and reporting (the 2013 ASCO/CAP guideline) does not state the unusual occurrence of cytoplasmic Her2/neu staining (1, 2). We recently encountered a T2N1Mx ductal adeno-carcinoma which consisted of two dissimilar tumor cell populations. ...  Read More

Primary Stromal Sarcoma of Breast: A Rare Entity

Sanjay Kumar; Jyoti Sharma; Megha Ralli; Gurpreet Singh; Sonu Kalyan; Rajeev Sen

Volume 11, Issue 5 , October 2016, , Pages 469-473

  Primary soft tissue sarcomas of the breast constitute less than 5% of all soft tissue sarcomas and less than 1% of malignant breast cancers. The rarity of this tumor limits most studies to small retrospective case reviews and case reports. Primary breast sarcomas are locally aggressive tumors as evidenced ...  Read More

Correlation of ER, PR and HER-2/Neu with other Prognostic Factors in Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma of Breast

Sepideh Siadati; Majid Sharbatdaran; Novin Nikbakhsh; Naser Ghaemian

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 221-226


  Background and Objectives: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in the world. The aim of this study was to assess estrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR) and HER-2/neu of infiltrating ductal carcinoma (IDC) with tumor size, histologic grade, lymph node metastasis and age. ...  Read More

Mucinous Carcinoma of the Breast with Neuroendocrine Differentiation

Eswari Varadharajan; Shanmuga Priya; Geetha Prakash; Archana Mugundan; Praveen Easwaramurthi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 231-236


  Mucinous carcinoma of the breast is a well-differentiated type of adenocarcinoma accounting for 2-5% of all breast cancers. Pure mucinous carcinoma of the breast has a favorable prognosis, usually seen in post-menopausal women. Neuroendocrine differentiation has been described in both in-situ and infiltrating ...  Read More

Correlation of Hormone Receptor Expression with Histologic Parameters in Benign and Malignant Breast Tumors

Deepti Gupta; Veena Gupta; Nisha Marwah; Meenu Gill; Sumiti Gupta; Gopal Gupta; Promil Jain; Rajeev Sen

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 23-34


  Background and Objective: Breast cancer is the commonest cancer of Indian women. Estrogen and Progesterone expression is seen in benign breast lesions and in breast carcinoma associated with good prognostic parameters and it correlates well with response to hormone therapy. Although a lot of studies ...  Read More

Assessment of the Association between Human Papillomavirus Infection and Breast Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Kayhan Azadmanesh; Farahnaz Bidari-Zerehpoosh; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 41-46


  Background and Objectives: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women throughout the world. There are controversial reports on the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in breast carcinogenesis. The aim of this study was to assess the presence of HPV-DNA in invasive breast carcinoma ...  Read More

Primary Tuberculosis of Breast: Case Report

Ehsan Malekianzadeh; Sedigheh Khazaei; Babak Izadi; Mahtab Rahbar

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 268-272

  Although breast tuberculosis still remains rare, but in endemic countries should be in differential diagnosis of breast cancer and abscess. Imaging modalities cannot distinguish between cancer and tuberculosis. Acid fast bacilli stain; culture and PCR are helpful diagnostic methods but unfortunately ...  Read More

Concordance Rate between Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy and Core Needle Biopsy in Breast Lesions

Nasser Ghaemian; Sepideh Siadati; Novin Nikbakhsh; Mohaddeseh Mirzapour; Hanieh Askari; Samaneh Asgari

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2013, , Pages 241-246

  Background and Objectives:Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide. Fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) is one of the methods of breast biopsy which is fast, easy and cost effective. The aim of this study was to evaluate the concordance rate between pathologic results of sonography ...  Read More

Pure Mucinous Carcinoma of the Breast

Sushma Ramraje; Sameer Ansari; Shantilal Sisodia; Niddhi Chaturvedi; Varsha Bhatia; Aparagita Goel

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2013, , Pages 199-203

  Mucinous carcinoma of the breast is a well differentiated, rare histological type of invasive ductal carcinoma, seen in oldest median age (69 years). We describe a case of a 60 yr old female with large right breast mass of 10 years duration with no nodal involvement. The reasons to present this case ...  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

Primary Stromal Sarcoma of Breast with Nodal Recurrence

Ali Yaghobi; Payam Azadeh; Sh . Moghadam; Behrouz Shafaghi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2010, , Pages 43-46

    Although most breast cancers are adenocarcinomas of the mammary gland, primary breast sarcomas may also arise from mammary gland mesenchymal tissue. Sarcomas represent less than 1% of primary breast neoplasms. These tumors are at high risk of recurrence and are known to have poor prognosis. Surgical ...  Read More

The Expression Of Biomarkers In Invasive Ductal Carcinoma Of Breast Through Tissue Array Method And Its Comparison With Clinicopathologic Features

Alireza Abdollahi; Issa Jahanzad; Peyman Mansuri Mehrabani

Volume 3, Issue 2 , March 2008, , Pages 88-94

    Background and Objective: In this study, we explored expression rate, some biomarkers affecting the prognosis of the breast carcinoma, and the relationship between these markers and clinicopathologic features of the disease as well as the relationship between each of these markers through a tissue ...  Read More

Androgen Receptor Analysis in Relation to Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors as well as Histological Grade for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast

Peyman Mohammadi Torbati; Pejman Fard Esfehani

Volume 1, Issue 4 , September 2006, , Pages 149-154

  Background and Objective: Since the advent of mammography screening, ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) of the breast has been diagnosed increasingly. In contrast to the situation in invasive breast carcinoma, there are only a few reports on androgen receptor (AR) status in DCIS and few reports on estrogen ...  Read More

Ag-NOR and P53 Expression of the breast cancer in correlation with tumor grade

Alireza Monsef1; Fatemeh Eghbalian; S. Mahmoud Hessinipanah; Mohammad Abbasi4; Hossein Mahjoub

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2006, , Pages 7-12

  Objective: Breast cancer comprise approximately one third of malignant cases in women and is considered as the most common invasive condition in women at an age range of 15-54 years and as the second most prevalent cause of mortality at an age range of 55-74 years. Tumor inhibiting factor p53 is a vital ...  Read More