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)
Plasma Fibrinogen and D-dimer in Children With Sepsis: A Single-center Experience

Abhimanyu Sharma; Meera Sikka; Sunil Gomber; Satendra Sharma

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 272-275


  Background & Objectives:  In sepsis, enhanced fibrin formation, impaired fibrin degradation, and intravascular fibrin deposition lead to a prothrombotic state. The current study aimed at measuring various coagulation parameters to predict an early marker for disseminated intravascular coagulation ...  Read More

Biology & Genetic
The Diagnosis of HIV Infection in Infants and Children

Alireza Abdollahi; Hana Saffar

Volume 11, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 89-96

  It is estimated that the number of HIV infected children globally has increased from 1.6 million in 2001 to 3.3 million in 2012. The number of children below 15 years of age living with HIV has increased worldwide. Published data from recent studies confirmed dramatic survival benefit for infants started ...  Read More

First Seroprevalence Survey of Children with Tularemia Infection in Chaharmahal va Bakhtiari Province, Iran

Abolfazl Khoshdel; Ebrahim Saedi Dezaki; Froozan Ganji; Roya Habibian; Reza Imani; Elham Taheri; Azar Nikkhah

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 23-27

    Background and Objectives: An increasing number of tularemia was reported in all over the world. This infection is characterized by different clinical syndromes that can be considered in differential diagnosis of infectious disease. Despite effective antibiotics against Francisella tularensis, ...  Read More

Giant Cell Glioblastoma -A Rare Pediatric Cerebral Neoplasm

Indranil Chakrabarti; Nilanjana Ghosh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 153-157

  Giant cell glioblastoma is an extremely rare variant of Glioblastoma (WHO grade IV) which is characterized by a predominance of bizarre, multinucleated giant cells. These tumors comprise of 0.8% of brain tumors and up to 5% of glioblastomas. In pediatric age group, these tumors are still uncommon with ...  Read More

Community Versus Nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus Septicemia in Children Admitted to Aliasghar Children Hospital, Tehran, Iran

Alireza Nateghian; Gholamreza Irajian; Fatemeh Faraji

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2011, , Pages 79-85

    Background and Objectives: The aim of the study was to determine the role and characteristics of nosocomial and community acquired Staphylococcus sepsis in admitted children in tertiary centers in Iran. Patients and Methods: A cross sectional descriptive-analytic study was performed since March ...  Read More

Assessment of the Relation between Serum Zinc & magnesium Levels in Children with Febrile Convulsion

Ahmad Talebian; Zarichehr Vakili; Safar Ali Talar; Seyede Mahbobeh Kazemi; Gholam Abbas Mousavi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, , Pages 157-160

  Background and Objectives:    Febrile convulsion is one of the most common types of seizure in childhood. Its pathogenesis is unknown, so studying its cause is valuable. The purpose of this study was to determine the serum level of zinc and magnesium in children withfebrileconvulsion (F.C) ...  Read More

Clinical and Laboratory Findings Including the Diagnostic Value of the Widal Test in Pediatric Cases of Typhoid Fever in Tehran

Alireza Nateghian; Joan L. Robinson; Simin Rezaii; Mahnaz Kefayati; Naser Rakhshani; Safa Sianati

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, , Pages 23-28

  Background and Objective: The diagnosis of typhoid fever in children is a challenge due to the non-specific clinical picture. The current role of the Widal test for diagnosis in developing countries has not been clear. Materials and Methods: Charts were reviewed on all children ≤ 15 years of age discharged ...  Read More

Mediastinal and Chest Wall Masses in Children: A Single Institution Study

Mitra Mehrazma1; Soraya Salehi; Shokrollah Yousefi; Selaheddin Delshad; Ahmad Jalilvand; Alireza Hasanpour

Volume 1, Issue 4 , September 2006, , Pages 155-160

  Background and Objective: Mediastinal masses in children are a heterogenous group of asymptomatic potentially life-threatening congenital, infectious, or neoplastic lesions that present complex diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas. Materials and Methods: The clinical and laboratory features of 65 patients ...  Read More