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 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Original Research
Comparison of 5FU-base Chemoradiation with and without Eloxatin on Pathologic Complete Response in Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation of Rectal cancer

Ali Yaghoubi; Payam Azadeh; KhosroM M Sheibani; Mohammad Foudazi; Behrouz Shafaghi; Manouchehr Davaei

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 110-116

    Background and Objectives: To compare pathologic complete response (pCR) in patients with advanced rectal cancer receiving neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (NACT) by 5-FU or Xeloda (capecitabine) with and without Eloxatin (oxaloplatin injection). Materials and Methods: Seventy-five consecutive ...  Read More

Original Research
The Relationship between Size of Adenocarcinoma of Colon and Lymph Node Involvement

Nasser Rakhshani; Roshanak Derakhshandeh; Seyed Amir Mirbagheri; Farhad Zamani; Ahad Atef Vahid; Mitra Mehrazma

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 117-123

  Background and Objectives: Involvement of lymph nodes is an important prognostic factor in the most cancers, including colorectal cancer. In the recent years, invasion to blood and lymphatic vessels has been shown to predict involvement of lymph nodes and the number of involved nodes has been less studied ...  Read More

Original Research
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

Original Research
Correlation between the Level of Creatinine, Serum Cardiac Troponines and Left Ventricle Function Tests in Patients with Chronic Renal Diseases without Acute Coronary Syndrome

Amir Farhang Zand-Parsa; Mahsa Sedaghati-Hagh; Mitra Mahdavi-Mazdeh; Alireza Abdollahi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 133-138

  Background and Objectives:  The aim of this study was to survey the relationship between the level of  creatinine,cardiac troponins serum and the function of  the left ventricle in patients with  kidney insufficiency,without acute coronary syndrome. Materialsand Methods:The sample  ...  Read More

Case Reports
Group B Streptococcal Sepsis in a Newborn: a Case Report

Alireza Abdollahi; Hedieh Moradi-Tabriz; Baharak Mehdipour Aghabagher

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 139-142

  Newborns’ bacterial infections due to group B Streptococcus (GBS) happen in two forms including early-onset disease or late-onset disease. In this paper, we report a case of early-onset GBS infection in a male infant. A 22-year-old primigravid woman delivers a term normal looking male infant. Nasal ...  Read More

Case Reports
Breast Metastasis of Ovarian Carcinoma

Dhaneshor Sharma; Tomcha Singh; Rajesh Singh Laishram; Ranjit Singh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 143-146

  Breast metastasis of ovarian carcinoma is rare. To date, only 39 cases have been reported in the English-language  literature  so  far.  We  are  herewith  reporting  a  primary  ovarian  papillary  serous  cyst adenocarcinoma metastasing ...  Read More

Case Reports
Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor (PNET) ofKidney -A Rare Entity

Indranil Chakrabarti; Anuradha De; Amita Giri

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 147-152

  Primitive  neuroectodermal  tumor  (PNET)  of  kidney  is  an  extremely  rare  renal  neoplasm  with only about fifty reported cases in literature.  Presumably,of neural crest origin, these tumors behave  aggressively  and  ...  Read More

Case Reports
Giant Cell Glioblastoma -A Rare Pediatric Cerebral Neoplasm

Indranil Chakrabarti; Nilanjana Ghosh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 153-157

  Giant cell glioblastoma is an extremely rare variant of Glioblastoma (WHO grade IV) which is characterized by a predominance of bizarre, multinucleated giant cells. These tumors comprise of 0.8% of brain tumors and up to 5% of glioblastomas. In pediatric age group, these tumors are still uncommon with ...  Read More

Case Reports
Primary Intraosseous Carcinoma of the Maxilla

Maryam Alsadat Hashemipour; Shahrzad Adhami; Behroz Mozafari; Fatemeh Ahmadi Motemail

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2011, Pages 158-163

  A primary intraosseous carcinoma (PIOC) is a squamous cell carcinoma arising within the  jawbone andshould be differentiated from a malignant ameloblastoma.  It  is not due to arising from an odontogenic cyst or tumor. The possibility of the lesion being  a metastasis fromanotherprimary ...  Read More