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 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Original Research
Determination of CD117 Expression in Glial Tumors and Its Comparison between High Grade and Low Grade Tumors

Azadeh Rajeipour; Arash Dehghan; Hosein Mahjoub

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 109-116

     Background and Objective: Gliomas are the most common primary brain tumors. Despite therapeutic advances, the majority of gliomas do not respond to either chemo or radiotherapy. CD117, the gene product of c-kit has been expressed in cells of glial tumors. Because gastrointestinal stromal ...  Read More

Original Research
Lack of Mutation in the Hot Spot Region of the Human P53 Gene in a Number of Iranian Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients

Hamid Galehdari; Fariborz Soheili; Ali Mohammad Foroughmand; Abdolreza Masjedizadeh

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 116-120

    Objectives and Background: Mutation directed inactivation of the tumor suppressor gene p53 have been found incountries with high frequency for hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs). Our goal in the present study was screening of the p53 gene in tumor tissues from HCC affected individuals in southwest ...  Read More

Original Research
Cytogenetic Analysis of Patients with Primary Amenorrhea in Southwest of Iran

Hossein Ayatollahi; Akbar Safaei; Mohammad Vasei

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 121-126

    Background and Objectives: Primary amenorrhea is not a disease but a symptom that may result from several quite different causes[NN1] . Common hormonal cause of primary amenorrhea includes constitutional delay, hypothalamic –pituitary dysfunction, chronic systemic disease and absent ...  Read More

Original Research
Garlic Extract Can Induce Apoptotic Cell Death in The Human Colon Adenocarcinoma HT29 Cell Line

Alireza Azizzadeh Delshad; Marjan Heshmati; Mohammad Hossein Ghaini

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 126-131

    Background and Objective: Garlic has been known worldwide as a dietary constituent with many pharmacological effects. The present in vitro study was designed to investigate the putative anticancer effect of garlic extract on cancer cells, and if this effect was through apoptosis induction. Material ...  Read More

Original Research
Surgical Histopathology of Benign Ovarian

Maliheh Arab; Mohammad Hashemi; Nadereh Masoumi; Mehdi Yaseri; Farzaneh Golfam; Mojgan Ebrahimi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 132-136

    Background and Objective: Ovarian tumors are among the most frequent pathologic conditions in gynecologic practice and a frequent cause of hospitalization and surgery. The aim of this study was to determine histologic distribution of benign operated masses especially functional ovarian cysts. ...  Read More

Original Research
Detection of CTX-M-β Lactamases form Isolated Klebsiella pneumoniae

Parviz Owlia; Zakaria Bameri; Mohsen Chitsaz

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 137-142

    Background and Objective: Organisms producing CTX-M β-lactamases are emerging as a source of resistance to oxyiminocefalosporins such as ceftriaxone and ceftazidime. However, the laboratory detection of these strains is not well defined. In this study, phenotypic assay for screening of extended-spectrum ...  Read More

Original Research
Frequency of Pathogens and Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Bacteria Isolated from Bloodstream Infections

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Alireza Abdollahi; Saeideh Mahfoozi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 143-149

    Background and Objectives: Blood stream infections cause significant morbidity and mortality in the world. In this study, we aimed at describing the organisms responsible for septicemia in 2006-2007 and their antimicrobial susceptibility that might lead to proper selection of antimicrobial agents ...  Read More

Case Reports
Adenosquamous Carcinoma Of Stomach: A Case Report

Indranil Chakrabarti; Anuradha De; Kaushik Majumdar; Amita Amita

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 150-153

    Adenosquamous carcinomas of stomach are rare entities comprising 0.5% of stomach carcinomas. Here, we report a case of a 50-year-old female, who presented with weakness, pallor, and symptoms of gastric outlet obstruction. A partial gastrectomy was done and histology showed evidence of adenosquamous ...  Read More

Case Reports
Primary Leiomyosarcoma of the Kidney : A Case Report and Review of Literature

Roohollah Gholampour-Shahabodini; Behrang Kazemjnejad

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 154-157

    Primary sarcomas of the kidney are exceptional. Among renal sarcomas, leiomyosarcoma is the most common histologic subtype amounting to 50-60% of all cases. The tumor usually arises from either the renal capsule or smooth muscle tissue in the renal pelvic wall. In this paper, we report a patient ...  Read More

Case Reports
A Case Report of Gardner's Syndrome and a Review of Literature

Mitra Heidarpour; Farzaneh Sajjadi; Seyed Abass Tabatabai; Majid Heidarpour

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, Pages 158-162

    Gardner's syndrome is an autosomal dominant inherited disorder. Familial polyposis of the colon, osteomas, hypertrophy of the retinal-pigmented layer and a multitude of soft tissue tumors are characteristic features. The syndrome may be presented with colonic or extracolonic symptoms. A 75-year-old ...  Read More