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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

Endocrine Pathology
Investigation of Parvovirus B19, Cytomegalovirus, Herpes Simplex Virus Types 1 and 2, Human Papillomavirus Types 16 and 18 in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Fakhrieh Kalavari; Parin Tanzifi; Tahereh Yosefi; Maryam Lotfi; Elham Nazar

Volume 18, Issue 3 , July 2023, , Pages 370-375


  Background & Objective: Viral infections are associated with the pathogenesis and progression of human malignancies. Several studies have suggested the role of viral infections in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). However, the results are still conflicting, and the potential role of viruses in PTC ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone, T3 and T4 Population-based Reference Range and Children Prevalence of Thyroid Dysfunction: First Report from South of Iran

Mansoureh Shokripour; Mohammad Hadi Imanieh; Saghar Garayemi; Navid Omidifar; Babak Shirazi Yeganeh; Fadhil Althabhawee

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 427-434


  Background & Objective: The TSH reference range's validity affects the thyroid dysfunction diagnosis. The primary objective of this study is to determine the reference range, which is established according to age and region.Methods: The data were collected retrospectively from people over the age ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Evaluation of Positive Predictors of Micrometastasis in Central Lymph Nodes in Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer; A Cross-Sectional Study

Hamid Asherloo; Seyed Ali Nabipoorashrafi; Atefeh Kashanizadeh; Mohammad Moradi; Majid Rezaei Tavirani; Massoud Baghai wadji

Volume 17, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 442-447


  Background & Objective: Papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is the most common primary cancer originating from thyroid follicular cells. The aim of this study was to evaluate the positive predictors of micrometastasis in central lymph nodes in patients with papillary thyroid cancer. Methods: This was ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Quantity and Distribution of Eosinophils in Esophageal Specimens of Adults: An Iranian Population-Based Study

Elena Jamali; Behrang Kazeminezhad; Mahsa Ahadi; Afshin Moradi; Hamideh Khabbazi

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 136-142


  Background & Objective: Eosinophils are normally found in different parts of the gastrointestinal tract and with less prevalence in the esophagus. Eosinophilic infiltration is increased as part of inflammatory reactions in various diseases. The aim of this study was to determine the count and distribution ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma with Nodular Fasciitis-Like Stroma in a 28-Year-Old Patient

Vahid Zand; Mansour Moghimi; Elmira Sadeghi; Pegah Kamal; Sedighe Vaziribozorg

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 225-228


  AbstractPapillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is considered as a relatively common type of malignancy showing a wide morphologic spectrum. Different variants of this tumor have been reported. Among PTC variants, PTC with nodular fasciitis-like stroma (PTC‑FLS) is rare. This variant consists of stromal ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Synchronous Occurrence of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and Medullary Carcinoma in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Multi Nodular Goiter Background

Fatemeh Samiee Rad; Ali Emami

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 91-96


  Background & Objective: Coexistence of follicular epithelial and bilateral parafollicular cells derivative of carcinomas in Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and multinodular goiter background are a very rare event. Of course, all benign and malignant thyroid lesions are more prevalent in iodine deficient ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
A Rare Case of Brain Metastasis from dedifferentiated Acinic Cell Carcinoma of Parotid Gland and Review of the Literature

Elham Mirzaian; Shafighe Asgarikarchekani; Ashkan Abdoli

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 97-103


  Acinic cell carcinoma (ACC) is a low or intermediate-grade malignant epithelial neoplasm of the salivary glands that generally shows an indolent behavior. Most cases arise in the major salivary glands, especially the parotid gland. ACC is usually known as a low-grade malignant tumor; however, poorly ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Promoter Methylation of Four Tumor Suppressor Genes in Human Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Fatemeh Khatami; Bagher Larijani; Ramin Heshmat; Shirzad Nasiri; Hiva Saffar; Gita Shafiee; Azam Mossafa; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 290-298


  Background & Objective: Papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is considered to be the most common type of thyroid malignancies. Epigenetic alteration, in which the chromatin conformation and gene expression change without changing the sequence of DNA, can occur in some tumor suppressor genes and oncogenes. ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Concurrence of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and Hürthle Cell Carcinoma in an Iranian Woman with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Fatemeh Samiee Rad; Sohayla Farajee; Erfan Torabi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 342-346


  The most usual form of the endocrine carcinoma is thyroid cancer (TC). In addition to papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), recent studies revealed incidence of RET/PTC rearrangement in other tumors, like Hürthle cell carcinoma (HCC) and even in non-carcinomatous disorders like Hashimoto's thyroiditis. ...  Read More

Endocrine Pathology
Oncocytic Variant Of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma - A Case Report

Srilatha P.S.; Jayitri Das; Vidya Monappa

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 83-86


  Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a rare tumor arising from parafollicular C-cells. The oncocytic variant of MTC is an extremely rare diagnosis, with less than 20 cases reported. Here we present the case of a 36-year-old male patient with complaints of neck swelling and dysphagia. On fine needle aspiration ...  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