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)
Molecular Pathology
Genetic and Epigenetic Alterations in Parathyroid Neoplasms

Seyed Amir Miratashi Yazdi; Elham Nazar

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 395-405


  The etiology of parathyroid carcinoma (PC) is largely unknown. Associations have been made with several inherited syndromes and with specific genetic lesions. The management of PC is challenging for clinicians. The complexity of molecular phenotypes increases with tumor aggressiveness. Lack of parafibromin ...  Read More

Breast Pathology
Breast Carcinoma – A Comparative Study of Immunohistochemistry and Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization for Her-2 Assessment and Association of ER, PR, HER-2 and Ki-67 Expression with Clinico-Pathological Parameters

Sajitha K; Meenakshi Arumugam; Jayaprakash Shetty; Reshma A Shetty; Ritu Asnani; Prashanth Shetty

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 435-442


  Background & Objective: Breast cancer is the most common cancer in developed and developing countries. This study mainly addresses the issue of an equivocal result in IHC, which then needs further assessment if the patient has to receive targeted therapy. The study aimed to detect the expression ...  Read More

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

The Study for Diagnostic Value of β-Catenin Immunohistochemistry Marker in Distinction of Aggressive and Non-Aggressive Basal Cell Carcinoma

Parvin Rajabi; Mitra Hydarpoor; Ahmadreza Maghsoudi; Fatemeh Mohaghegh; Maryam Dehghani Mobarakeh

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 52-60


  Background & Objective: Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is a common skin cancer arising from the basal layer of the epidermis and its appendages. They are locally invasive, aggressive, and destructive of skin and the surrounding structures. β-Catenin is a multifunctional protein located to the ...  Read More

Squamous Cell Differentiation in Metastatic Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: Metaplastic

Adriana Handra-Luca

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 276-280


  Squamous cell differentiation (SCD) may occur in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) only at metastatic sites. We have studied cytokeratin CK5/6 and P63 along with TTF1 (thyroid transcription factor 1)  and B-Raf (V-Raf murine sarcoma viral oncogene homolog B1) immunohistochemical expression in neck ...  Read More

Cutaneous Verrucous Carcinoma Superimposed on Chronically Inflamed Ileostomy Site Skin: A Case Report

Ali Yaghobi; Payam Azadeh; Behzad Nemati Honar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 285-288


  Verrucous carcinoma (VC) is a rare variant of well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) which is usually found in oral cavity mucosa. Cutaneous verrucous carcinoma is a rare entity and in this paper we report a 43 years old man with VC superimposed on chronically inflamed skin of ileostomy site. ...  Read More

Comparison of P53 Intensity, Frequency and Size in Normal Skin Periphery of Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Basal Cell Carcinoma And Melanocytic Nevus in Persian Skin Type

Farahnaz Bidari Zerehpoosh; Soheila Nasiri; Sara Zahedifard; Shahram Sabeti

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 62-66


  Background:Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer (NMSC), the most prevalent types being Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) and Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC), is the most common type of malignancy in human beings. These neoplasms are more frequent in the elderly and fair skinned people and mainly occur on sun-exposed sites ...  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

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

Spontaneous Infarction of Fibroadenoma of the Breast in a Young Girl Mimicking Carcinoma

Rajesh Laishram

Volume 5, Issue 4 , September 2010, , Pages 212-215

  Background: Spontaneous infarction is an uncommon complication of fibroadenoma of the breast. Although infarction following fine needle aspiration (FNA) has been reported in the literature, infarction encountering on first time aspiration is very rare. Lack of knowledge of this entity may lead to an ...  Read More

Fallopian Tube Carcinoma: A Case Report and Review of Litrature

Afsaneh Rajabiani; Hossein Vakili

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, , Pages 190-193

  Primary fallopian tube carcinoma is a rare tumor that histologically and clinically resembles epithelial ovarian cancer. Here we introduce a case of tubal carcinoma in a postmenopausal woman. The diagnosis of primary fallopian tube carcinoma is rarely considered preoperatively and is usually first appreciated ...  Read More

Differentiation Of Granulomatous Prostatitis From Prostate Carcinoma

Alireza Abdollahi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , September 2008, , Pages 208-213

    Background and Objective: Non-specific granulomatous prostatitis is an uncommon diffuse inflammatory condition of the prostate. It is important because it may be mistaken for prostatic carcinoma. The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of non-specific granulomatous prostatitis (NSGP) ...  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

Amoebic Cervicitis Mimicking Cervical Carcinoma: A Rare Presentation

Kajal Kiran Dhingra; Somak Roy; Namrata Setia; Shramana Mandal; Nita Khurana

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2008, , Pages 47-49

    Amoebiasis of the uterine cervix is an extremely rare entity and presentation as carcinoma cervix has only been reported once in the extensively searched English literature. It can clinically simulate cervical malignancy by virtue of surface papillomatous and overall ulcerated and necrotic appearance. ...  Read More