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)
Pulmonary Pathology
The Frequency of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Mutation in Patients with Lung Adenocarcinoma Referred to a Lung Diseases Hospital; A Cross-Sectional Study from Iran

Sotoudeh Mohammadi; Mitra Rezaei; Fatemeh Shojaeian; Mihan Pourabdollah; Leila Mohammadi Ziazi; Sharareh Seifi; Atousa Doroodinia; Babak Salimi; Adnan Khosravi; Mohammad Amin Farhangnasab

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 159-165


  Background & Objective: Various studies showed the use  of epidermal growth factor receptors (EGFRs) gene mutations in the therapeutic plan of patients with advanced lung cancer. This study aimed to investigate the frequency and types of EGFR gene mutations among Iranian patients with lung adenocarcinoma ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Micronucleus Assay of Buccal Mucosa Cells in Waterpipe (Hookah) Smokers: A Cytologic Study

Mehdi DehghanNezhad; Noushin Jalayer Naderi; Hasan Semyari

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 75-80


  Background & Objective: Micronucleus assay of buccal mucosa cells is a simple bio- monitoring method for diagnosing the genetic damages of toxic agents. The aim was to study the genotoxic effect of waterpipe smoking on buccal mucosa cells using micronucleus assay. Methods: This was a case control. ...  Read More

A Concept Suggestion on the Effect of Cigarette Smoking in Inflammatory Destruction of Gingiva

Noushin Jalayer Naderi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 184-185


  Dear Editor, Cigarette smoking has destructive effect on periodontal tissue. The rates of loss of periodontal attachment and recession of gingival are higher in smokers than non-smokers (1-2). Previous studies on the inflammatory immune responses in smokers’ periodontitis have mainly focused on ...  Read More

Histomorphologic Effects of Smoking on Fallopian Tubes in the Rats

Sara Sabery Raieni

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2009, , Pages 85-87

    Background and Objective: The Fallopian tube plays an essential role in tubal transportof both gametes and embryos and successful pregnancy. We assessed the histomorphological effect of smoking on the fallopian tubes in rats, in this study. Patients and Methods: Twelve female rats were divided ...  Read More