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)
Endocrine Pathology
Evaluation of Etiology, Clinical Manifestations, Diagnosis, Follow-up, Histopathology and Prognosis Factors in Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Shiva Didehban; Alireza Abdollahi; Alipasha Meysamie

Volume 18, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 380-391


  Background & Objective: The most frequent type of cancer found in the endocrine system is thyroid carcinoma. Among well-differentiated thyroid malignancies, the most commonly occurring type is identified as papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), which makes up 70-90% of the cases. A subtype of PTC is ...  Read More

Application of the Milan System for Reporting Salivary Gland Cytology: A Prospective Study

Reema Bhushan; Jyoti Priyadarshani Shrivastava; Varsha Verma

Volume 18, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 439-448


  Background & Objective: The Milan system of classification of the salivary gland lesions came up with an aim to establish a universal reporting protocol. The aim of this study was to classify the fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) cases of salivary gland according to the Milan system.Methods: ...  Read More

Foamy Cell Angiosarcoma in a Patient with Xeroderma Pigmentosum: A Case Report and Comprehensive Review of the Literature

Fatemeh Montazer; Ali Zare Dehnavi; Abbas Dehghani; Arash Maboudi; Azadeh Goodarzi

Volume 17, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 360-370


  Xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by a DNA repair defect caused by ultraviolet light and cutaneous manifestations, including solar lentigines, xerosis, actinic damage, and cutaneous neoplasms (e.g., basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma). ...  Read More

GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Interobserver Agreement in Assessing Dysplasia in Colorectal Adenomatous Polyps: A Multicentric Iranian Study

Tahmineh Mollasharifi; Mahsa Ahadi; Elena Jamali; Afshin Moradi; Parisa Asghari; Saman Maroufizadeh; Behrang Kazeminezhad

Volume 15, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 167-174


  Background & Objective: Most colorectal cancers (CRCs) arise from adenomatous polyps, and clinical management of this type of polyp is highly dependent on the reliability and validity of the pathological diagnosis. The aim of this study was to examine the interobserver agreement of five pathologists ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Association of Candida sp. with the Degrees of Dysplasia and Oral Cancer: A Study by Calcofluor White under Fluorescent Microscopy

Sandhya Tamgadge; Avinash Tamgadge; Aswathy Pillai; Mayura Chande; Siddharth Acharya; Narayan Kamat

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 348-355


  Background and objective:Candida albicans (C. albicans) play a significant role in oral mucosal carcinogenesis. It can be identified using various techniques in cytological smears. But, very few studies have been conducted on histopathological sections using calcofluor white M2R under fluorescent microscopy. ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Current Diagnostic Status of Pheochromocytomaand Future Perspective: A Mini Review

Fatemeh Khatami; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 313-322


  Pheochromocytomas (PCCs) are rare neuroendocrine tumors. The current diagnostic tools are based on biochemistry and histopathology results, but heterogeneity of diagnostic markers, signs and symptoms of PCCs bring a lot of difficulties for these two current methods. Unfortunately microscopic understanding ...  Read More

Prominent Cold Nodule in Multinodular Goiter Revealed to Be Thyrolipoma: A Case Report

Maryam Kadivar; Parnian Kheirkhah Rahimabad; Sareh Salarinejad

Volume 11, Issue 5 , October 2016, , Pages 456-459

  The presence of adipose tissue in the thyroid gland is a rare finding. Thyrolipoma or adenolipoma of the thyroid is a benign, encapsulated lesion of the thyroid composed of variable amounts of fat and glandular elements. This report presents a case of thyrolipoma in a 69-yr-old female presenting with ...  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

Meningioangiomatosis in an otherwise healthy 13 year-old boy: A case report with emphasis on histopathological findings

Dorna Motevalli; Naser Kamalian; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 291-295

  Meningioangiomatosis is regarded as a rare benign hamartomatous condition mostly involving the cerebral cortex and overlying leptomeninges. A strong association of MA with neurofibromatosis type 2 has been documented in published articles. Herein we report a case of an otherwise healthy 13-year-old boy ...  Read More

Clinco-Pathological Patterns in Women with Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Rehana Najam; Rana Sherwani; Safia Rana; Seema Hakim; Zeeba Jairajpuri

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 20-26

  Background: The term dysfunctional uterine bleeding(DUB) refers to any abnormal bleeding from the uterus, unassociated with tumour, inflammation and pregnancy. The histological diagnosis of DUB is very essential for adequate management especially in perimenopausal and postmenopausal females. The present ...  Read More

Clinico-Pathological Study of Cutaneous Granulomatous Lesions- a 5 yr Experience in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India

Srabani Chakrabarti; Subrata Pal; Biplab Biswas; Kingshuk Bose; Saswati Pal; Swapan Pathak

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 54-60

  Background: Granulomatous dermatoses are common skin pathology, often need histopathological confirmation for diagnosis. Histologically six sub-types of granulomas found in granulomatous skin diseases- tuberculoid, sarcoidal, necrobiotic, suppurative, foreign body & histoid type. The aims of the ...  Read More

De-Novo Presentation of Histoid Leprosy on an Unusual Site

Arghya Bandyopadhyay; Krishnendu Mondal; Mimi Gangopadhyay; Mamata Sinha Guha Mallick; Amita Giri

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2013, , Pages 277-280

  Histoid Leprosy (HL) is a rare variant of Lepromatous Leprosy, occurring in long-standing cases, mostly in a background of acquired drug resistance. Patients usually present with sudden onset multiple nodules and plaques, most often involving the skin and subcutaneous tissue of trunk and lower limbs. ...  Read More

Comparison of the Results of Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Specimens and Permanent Histopathologic Preparation in Orbital Mass Lesions

Fahimeh Asadi Amoli; Ali Sadeghi Tarri; Khalil Hamzeh Doost; Naser Kamalian; Hedieh Moradi Tabriz

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 124-132

  Background and Objectives: We aimed at evaluating the efficacy of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNA) in comparison with histopathology and demonstrating whether cytological study could be a proper diagnostic tool in orbital mass lesions. Materials and Methods: In a cross sectional study during 36 months, ...  Read More

Relationship between Pathologic and Laboratory Data of Children Suffering from Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS): A Center study

Mitra Mehrazama; Nakysa Hooman; Alireza Abdollahi; Hasan Otukesh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , June 2007, , Pages 109-114

  Background and objective: Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is the most prevalent cause of children renal insufficiency which in many cases (90%) occurs following diarrhea. Hemolytic microangiopathic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and renal insufficiency are main symptoms of hemolytic uremic syndrome. This ...  Read More

A 15-year Clinicopathologic Evaluation Of Wilms’ Tumor In Referrals Of Children Hospital

Seyed Mohammad Bagher AkhaviRad; Ali Davati; Mohammad Reza Jalali Nadoushan; Mehdi Abedini

Volume 1, Issue 3 , June 2006, , Pages 113-116

  Background and Objective: Wilms’ tumor has been recognized as the most common primary malignancy of kidney at childhood, comprises 5-6% of tumors in this period, and manifests itself with various clinical symptoms. Since there have been no sufficient studies in this field in Iran, therefore, this ...  Read More

Histopathological changes of the antigen-induced chronic arthritis in the knee joint of the rabbit

Shahriar Dabiri; Hamid Najafipour; Saeed Niazmand; Hamid Tabrizchi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2006, , Pages 49-54

  Background and Objectives: The cause and pathophysiology of rheumatoid arthritis has not been fully understood and an experimental model of this disease is essential for research on the problem. In this research study, establishment and histopathological changes of chronic arthritis due to intra-articular ...  Read More