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)
Oral Pathology
Comparing Length and Telomere Expression at Oral Precancerous and Cancerous Stages

Fahad Mansoor Samadi; Shaista Suhail; Manjari Sonam; Mohd Kaleem Ahmad; Vijay Kumar; Shaleen Chandra; Shadab Mohammad

Volume 19, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 147-152


  Background & Objective: Telomeres consist of repetitive G-rich nucleotides located at the end of each chromosome, acting as protein binding sites. The aim of this study was to examine the differences in telomere length in blood, saliva, and tissue samples at various stages of oral precancerous and ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Evaluation of Mir-1290 as a Possible Diagnostic Factor in the Serum of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients with Qualitative Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction

Siavash Bagheri Shirvan; Mehdi Shahabinejad; Farnaz Mohajertehran; Nazanin Nazari

Volume 19, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 249-255


  Background & Objective: This study aimed to determine the incidence of microRNA (miRNA; miR-1290) in the serum of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) patients compared to a control group using the qualitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method.Methods: Blood serum samples were obtained ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Formalin Induced Micronucleus Formation in the Buccal Mucosa of Pathology Laboratory Workers

Ghazal Akhlaghi; Fatemeh Shahsavari; Maedeh Ghorbanpour

Volume 18, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 425-432


  Background & Objective: Formaldehyde is an irritating substance that is categorized as a definite carcinogen (Group A1), according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). This study was conducted to determine the role of this substance in the frequency of micronuclei (MN) in the ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
KRAS Protein Expression in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Potential Marker for Progression and Prognosis

Hala M. El-hanbuli; Mostafa A. Abou Sarie

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 464-474


  Background & Objective: Emerging evidence suggests that KRAS could play an important role in squamous cell carcinoma; however, its role in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is largely unknown. The aim of the current study was to investigate the expression of KRAS, Ki-67, Cyclin D1, and Bcl2 in ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
A Rare Case of Intra-Oral Dirofilariasis Manifesting on The Buccal Mucosa

Rakesh Suresh; Mahija Janardhanan; Vindhya Savithri; Thara Aravind

Volume 17, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 376-380


  Dirofilariasis is a rare zoonotic disease endemic in tropical and sub-tropic countries, including India. Caused by the nematode of the genus Dirofilaria, the disease usually affects canines which form the primary hosts. Humans rarely get infected through the bite of potential mosquito vectors. Manifestations ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
The Association of CCL4 rs1634507 and rs10491121 Polymorphisms with Susceptibility of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma in an Iranian Population: A Case-Control Study

Hamideh Kadeh; Mohammad Eini; Maliheh Parsasefat; Ebrahim Miri-Moghaddam

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 210-216


  Background & Objective: CCL4 (C-C chemokine ligand4) is a chemoattractant involved in tumors' development, progression, and metastasis. The relationship between the ccl4 gene polymorphisms and the risk of OSCC has not been studied in Iran. This study aimed to identify the effect of ccl4 gene polymorphism ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Oral Microbiome in Head and Neck Cancers: An Insight, Are We Looking at a Step Beyond in Unraveling the Challenge?

Vaishnavi Vedam; Sivadas Ganapathy

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 238-240


  Dear EditorHead and Neck Cancers (HNCs) contribute to one of the global health concerns and have been a challenge to oncologists for decades. Breakthroughs in research with evidence-based reports based on diagnostic and therapeutic approaches in clinical practice have been published to address patient ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
The Odontogenic Keratocyst Conundrum- Is There an Answer?

Sabarinath B; Protyusha GB; Dhanarathna S; Kaushik Prakash

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 108-109


  Odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) is a unique developmental odontogenic cyst which seem to be controversy’s favourite child since the time of its inception. This lesion has garnered special attention over the last two decades owing to the increasing confusion over its nomenclature and classification. ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Evaluation of the Relationship Between the Invasive Front of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Clinicopathological Parameters

Nooshin Mohtasham; Narges Ghazi; Kazem Anvari; Farnaz Mohajertehran; Tahmineh Organji; Mehdi Shahabinejad

Volume 16, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 316-324


  Background & Objective: The present study investigated the relationship between invasive front (IF) of tumors and clinicopathological parameters including stage, grade, nodal involvement, lymphocytic host response (LHR), recurrence, overall survival (OS), and disease-free survival (DFS).Methods: ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Detection of Apoptosis in Leukoplakia and Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma using Methyl Green Pyronin and Hematoxylin and Eosin

Pooja Sharma; Anjali Narwal; Mala Kamboj

Volume 15, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 189-196


  Background & Objective: Cell population and turnover are controlled by a balance between cell proliferation and apoptosis. Detection of apoptosis in oral cancer contributes to its better prognosis and improved management. This study aimed to quantify apoptotic cells in leukoplakia and oral squamous ...  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

Oral Pathology
Desmoplastic Fibroma of the Jaws: A Case Series and Review of Literature

Abbas Karimi; Samira Derakhshan; Monir Moradzadeh Khiavi; Farzaneh Mosavat; Faeze Mirjalili

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 134-143


  Desmoplastic fibroma (DF) is a benign, locally aggressive neoplasm that rarely occurs in the facial skeleton. It usually presents during the first three decades of life. Due to its aggressiveness and high recurrence rate, early diagnosis is imperative, and complete surgical removal of the lesion is the ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma of the Palate: Report of a Case and Review of the Literatures

Nazanin Mahdavi; Maedeh Ghorbanpour

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 144-150


  Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma (EMC) is considered as a rare malignant salivary gland neoplasm with good prognosis, low recurrence rate and rare metastasis. Here we present a case of epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma in a 42-year-old female with a swelling of 3-year duration in her palate. Histopathologic ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Histochemical and Immunohistochemical Analysis of Collagen Fibers and Microvascular Density in Various Grades of Oral Submucous Fibrosis

Savita S Thakkannavar; Veena V Naik

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 127-134


  Background and Objective: This study was aimed to evaluate the collagen fibers qualitatively and its correlation with microvascular density in various grades of oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF).   Material and Methods: The present study comprised of total 40 cases of oral submucous fibrosis. Picrosirius ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Risk-based Stratification of Salivary Gland Lesions on Cytology: An Institutional Experience

Pooja Jaiswal; Mousumi Sharma; Faraz Ahmad; Nausheen Sanaullah Khan; Siddhartha Sinha; Megha Agarwal

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 220-228


  Background and objective: Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of salivary gland lesions is an accepted and useful diagnostic tool to differentiate between benign and malignant lesions. Majority of the neoplasms are benign, and specific diagnosis on cytology can be made in most of the cases. However, ...  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

Oral Pathology
The Effect of Smoking on Mast Cells Density and Angiogenesis in Chronic Periodontitis

Noushin Jalayer naderi; Hasan Semyari; Reza Hemmati

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 384-391


  Background and objective:Gingival bleeding reduction in smokers has been associated with decreased blood vessel density. The mechanism of suppressive effect of cigarette smoking on blood vessel density is not precisely defined. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of smoking on angiogenesis ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Giant Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma of the Posterior Mandible-A Rare Case Report

Vandana Reddy; Kv Arunkumar; Vijay Wadhwan; Arvind Venkatesh

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 397-401


  Large, atypical peripheral ossifying fibromas are known as giant peripheral ossifying fibromas.  These lesions have often been associated with heterogeneous clinical and radiographic characteristics subsequently leading to their misdiagnosis.  Biopsies have been the gold standard for the diagnosis ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
A Simplified Working Classification Proposed for Myxoid Tumors of Oral Cavity

Manas Bajpai; Nilesh Pardhe

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 413-414


  Dear Editor-in-Chief Myxoid tumors of oral cavity encompass a broad spectrum of lesions, primarily neoplastic.(1) The significant variations in the biological behaviour; ranging from completely harmless to malignant neoplasm they require an accurate histopathological diagnosis to ensure a proper treatment. ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Correlation of vascularization and inflammation with severity of oral leukoplakia

Fatemeh Mashhadiabbas; Masoume Fayazi-Boroujeni

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 225-230


  Background & objective: Changes in submucosal vascularization and inflammation, determined by immunohistochemistry staining, were shown to be correlated with the development of dysplasia and invasiveness of epithelial cells in premalignant and malignant lesions. This study evaluated changes in sections ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Immunohistochemical Expression of Nuclear β-Catenin and STAT-6 in a Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Soft Palate: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Ivonne A. Montes-Mojarro; Javier Baquera-Heredia; Juan Felipe Sanchez-Marle; Carlos Ortiz-Hidalgo

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 281-285


  The solitary fibrous tumors (SFT) are rare tumors in the head and neck region and there have been only 5 cases reported in the literature in the soft palate. The current paper presents a unique case of a 62-year-old male with TFS arising in the soft palate. The tumor was highly cellular, composed of ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Gorham’s Disease of the Maxilla and Mandible With Distinctive Cone Beam Computerized Tomographic Features

Rupam Sinha; Soumyabrata Sarkar; Tanya Khaitan; Deepsikha Ramani

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 301-306


  Gorham’s disease is a rare and atypical disorder epitomized by progressive osteolysis of bone with eventual total disappearance of bone. The etiology is poorly understood with variable clinical presentation. Most times it is initially misdiagnosed as temporomandibular joint dysfunction, periodontal ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
A Bizarre Presentation of Osteoid Osteoma of Maxilla

Tanya Khaitan; Pachigolla Ramaswamy; Uday Ginjupally; Arpita Kabiraj

Volume 11, Issue 5 , October 2016, , Pages 431-434

  Osteoid osteoma (OO) is a benign osteogenic lesion that is extremely rare in jaws. It is characterized by proliferation of either cancellous or compact bone and can be central, peripheral or extraskeletal. Pain is a distinctive feature of this lesion accompanied by vasomotor disturbances, which occur ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Expression of Human Kallikreins 4, 8, 10, 11 and 13 in Pleomorphic Adenomas and Mucoepidermoid Carcinomas

Maryam Alsadat Hashemipour; Fatemeh Sadat Fatah; Mohammad Javad Ashraf; Mehrnaz Tahmasebi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 334-344

  Background: In cancers of prostate, breast, oropharynx, lung, hypopharynx and skin, human tissue kallikreins has been demonstrated as a main role in these problems. There are many research works in which some human tissue kallikreins are expressed in salivary glands. In the present study, the main goal ...  Read More

Oral Pathology
Odontogenic Fibroma of the Maxilla - An Atypical Presentation

Arpita Kabiraj; Anil Singh; Tanya Khaitan; Amrita Jaiswal

Volume 11, Issue 5 , October 2016, , Pages 435-438

  Odontogenic fibroma (OF) is considered an unusual, benign mesenchymal neoplasm and one of the most little-understood lesions amongst all odontogenic neoplasms. The incidence rate of the tumor is from 0% to 5.5%. WHO classified them into intraosseous or central and extraosseous or peripheral variants. ...  Read More