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 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Original Research
Evaluation of Expression of EGFR, HER-2 and COX-2 in Colorectal Cancer

Behrang Kazeminegad; Abbas Mirafsharieh; Freidoon Solhjoo

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 139-144

  Background and objective: EGFR and HER-2 are two members of ERbB/HER family of Type I Transmembrane growth factor receptors. Cox2 is an enzyme responsible for the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandins, which has a major role in angiogenesis and can modelate tumor growth. The aim of this study ...  Read More

Original Research
Cytokeratin 20 in Transitional Cell Carcinoma of Bladder and Its Relation with Prognostic Factors

Mohammad Hossein Ghaini; Shaghayegh Sadat Esmailnejad; Ali Davati

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 145-150

  Background and Aims: Immunohistochemical tests are one of the most important tests, which are under study to determine the prognosis of the cancers such as transitional cell carcinoma. By the time, flexible cystoscopy and urine cytology are the routine tests for following up the patients with transitional ...  Read More

Original Research
Failure to Demonstrate the Role of High Risk Human Papilloma Virus in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Ghodsie Alavi; Nourieh Sharifi; Ali Sadeghian; Alireza Rezaei; Hossein Shidaee

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 151-156

  Background and Aims: Ovarian cancer is one of most common causes of cancer related women's mortalities. Human papilloma virus is a known factor concerning cervical cancer but its role in causing ovarian cancer is not yet verified. A few studies also identified HPV DNA in ovarian carcinoma tissues. However, ...  Read More

Original Research
Quick Score and H-Score Assessment of P504s (AMACR) Expression in Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) and Relation with Histologic Grade

Mahmoud Reza Kalantari; Tayyebeh Nazeran; Fatemeh Varshoee Tabrizi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 157-164

  Background and Aims: P504S (AMACR) is a mitochondrial enzyme expressed in renal cell carcinoma. Some of immunohistochemical markers in renal cell tumors are independent prognostic factor and show relation with histologic grading. AMACR expression increases with higher histological grading in different ...  Read More

Original Research
Evaluation of Urinary GGT in Elite Male Karate Athletes Pre & Post Exercise

Nader Shavandi; Reza afshar; Abolfazl Samiei; Abbas Saremi; Rahman Sheikh Hoseini

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 165-170

  Background and Aims: Post exercise proteinuria and increased urinary Gamma-Glutamyl transferase (GGT) levels can be indicative of exercise-induced renal damage. The aim of this investigation was to study the effect of one session of intensive training on renal tubular injury markers and compare their ...  Read More

Original Research
Seroprevalence of IgG Antibodies against Bordetella pertussis in Different Age Groups in Tehran, Iran

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Mohammad Banifazl; Akbar Khadem-Sadegh; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 171-176

  Background and Aims: Pertussis is a highly contagious, vaccine-preventable disease. Determination of the seroepidemiology of pertussis makes possible the evaluation of pertussis immunity in a population. In this study, we determined the seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis IgG antibodies in different ...  Read More

Original Research
Microbial Profile of Air Contamination in Hospital Wards

Alireza Abdollahi; Sanam Mahmoudzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 177-182

    Background and Aims:Nosocomial infections cause considerable morbidity and mortality and pose high financial burden on healthcare systems. Although surface contact, surgical incisions, wounds and catheters are responsible for a high percentage of nosocomial infections, bacterial and fungal ...  Read More

Original Research
The Frequency of Gastrointestinal Polyps in Iranian Population

Ali Zare Mirzaie; Maryam Abolhasani; Roozbeh Mobasher Moghaddam; Maryam Kadivar

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 183-189

  Background and Objectives: Gastrointestinal polyps are proliferative or neoplastic mucosal lesions. The most important point about these polyps is risk of malignancy of them. This study was performed to determine type and frequency of polyps of gastrointestinal tract in Iranian population according to ...  Read More

Case Reports
Solid Pseudopapillary Tumor of the Pancreas: a Case Report and Literature of Review

Mohammad Reza Lashkarizadeh; Mehdi HayatbaKhsh; Hossein Nikpour; Moeenadin Savavi; Mahdiyeh Lashkarizadeh; Hosein Sattari

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 190-196

  Solid pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas (SPT) are rare tumors of the pancreas with low malignancy potential and a very good prognostic outcome after surgery. The outcome after radical resection is favourable. A case of solid-pseudopapillary tumor (SPT) of the pancreas in a 20-year-old woman is presented. ...  Read More

Case Reports
Giant Cell Carcinoma of Endometrium: a Rare Clinical Entity

Aditi Bhattacharyya; Sonia Gon; Goutam Bandyopadhyay; Bipasa Majumdar; Prosenjit Gayen

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 197-202

  Giant cell carcinoma of the endometrium is a rare and an aggressive tumor that should be distinguished from other endometrial tumors with a prominent giant cell component, including trophoblastic tumors, certain primary sarcomas, and malignant mixed müllerian tumors. At present, cumulative data ...  Read More

Case Reports
Radio-Cytopathological Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Granuloma of Skull in a 13-Year Old Boy

Indranil Chakrabarti; Nilanjana Ghosh

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2012, Pages 203-206

  Eosinophilic granuloma is benign end of the spectrum of the Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) which is characterized by solitary or multiple lesions in bones, skin, lung, lymph node etc. Here, we present a case of a 13-year old boy with pain and swelling in the right parietal region of skull with no ...  Read More