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 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Original Research
The Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology in Neck Lymphoid Masses

Mohammad Rakhshan; Azadeh Rakhshan

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 147-150

  Background and Objective: Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is a well-established method of diagnosis in palpable masses of various sites. This study was conducted to evaluate the usefulness of FNAC as a diagnostic tool in the management of patients with cervical lymphadenopathy. Patients and Methods: ...  Read More

Original Research
In Vitro Bactericidal Activity of Encapsulated Amikacin in Liposome

Mohsen Mirzaee; Parviz Owlia; Mohammad Reza Mehrabi; Amir Gharib

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 151-156

  Background and Objectives:  The most common problems limiting the medical use of aminoglycosides have been the nephro- and oto-toxicities as well as the increasing bacterial resistance. Encapsulation of drugs into liposomes enhances their efficacy while reducing their toxicities. The aim of this ...  Read More

Original Research
Assessment of the Relation between Serum Zinc & magnesium Levels in Children with Febrile Convulsion

Ahmad Talebian; Zarichehr Vakili; Safar Ali Talar; Seyede Mahbobeh Kazemi; Gholam Abbas Mousavi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 157-160

  Background and Objectives:    Febrile convulsion is one of the most common types of seizure in childhood. Its pathogenesis is unknown, so studying its cause is valuable. The purpose of this study was to determine the serum level of zinc and magnesium in children withfebrileconvulsion (F.C) ...  Read More

Original Research
Prevalence of Macrolide-Lincosamide-Streptogramin B (MLSB) Resistance in S. aureus Isolated from Patients in Tehran, Iran

Horieh Saderi; Parviz Owlia; Maryam Eslami

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 161-166

  Background and Objectives: Staphylococcus aureus is an important cause of nosocomial and community-acquired infections in every region of the world. Clindamycin is one of the alternative agents used to treat S. aureus infections and accurate identification of clindamycin resistance is important to prevent ...  Read More

Original Research
Immunohistochemical Assessment of Neuroendocrine Differentiation in Colorectal Carcinomas and Its Relation with Age, Sex, Grade Plus Stage

Nasrin Shayanfar; Shahriar Zohourian Shahzadi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 167-171

  Background and Objective: Neuroendocrine differentiation has not been proved to have effects in behavior of colorectal carcinomas. The aim of this study was Immunohistochemical evaluation of neuroendocrine differentiation in colorectal cancer. Patients and Methods: In this cross-sectional study, 83 ...  Read More

Original Research
Granulosa Cell – Stromal Tumors: An Immunohistochemical Study Including Comparison of Calretinin and Inhibin

Zohreh Yousefi; Nourieh Sharifi; Farnoosh Sadatmand; Soodabeh Shaid Salles

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 172-176

  Background and Objective: Histopathological evaluation of granulosa cell tumors (GCT) of the ovary may be confused morphologically with a wide variety of the tumors. Immunohistochemical staining for inhibin and calretinin can be used for better diagnosis. Although it has been suggested that inhibin can ...  Read More

Original Research
Using a Temperature Gradient against the Time in Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis May Eliminate the Need for Stacking Gels

Pezhman Fard-Esfahani; Peyman Mohammadi-Torbati

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 177-181

  Background and Objectives: Making stacking gels for polyacrylamide gels in the laboratory by conventional methods is laborious and time consuming. Considering the role of temperature in polyacrylamide gels with respect to electrical resistance and viscosity, we assumed that decreasing the temperature ...  Read More

Original Research
Adnexal Masses and Pregnancy: A 10-Year Experience

Shirin Niroumanesh; Fatemeh Mirzaei

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 182-185

  Background and Objectives: The diagnosis of pregnancy associated adnexal masses is rising due to routine utilization of sonography in prenatal care. The purpose of this study was to describe pregnancy associated adnexal masses over a period of 10 years. Patients and Methods: A retrospective study was ...  Read More

Case Reports
Diagnostic Fine Needle Aspiration in a Case of Riedel’s Thyroiditis

Farid Kosari; Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Sanaz Saniee

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 186-189

  In Riedel’s thyroiditis, a rare chronic inflammatory disease of thyroid gland, fine needle aspiration is usually non-diagnostic because most often only follicular cells are obtained and not the fibrous material characteristic of this type of thyroiditis. Therefore the diagnosis is often only established ...  Read More

Case Reports
Fallopian Tube Carcinoma: A Case Report and Review of Litrature

Afsaneh Rajabiani; Hossein Vakili

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 190-193

  Primary fallopian tube carcinoma is a rare tumor that histologically and clinically resembles epithelial ovarian cancer. Here we introduce a case of tubal carcinoma in a postmenopausal woman. The diagnosis of primary fallopian tube carcinoma is rarely considered preoperatively and is usually first appreciated ...  Read More

Case Reports
Primary Pulmonary Vein Leiomyosarcoma: A Case Report

Behrang Kazeminejad; Ali Zare Mirzaie; Majid Gholipour Peinavandi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September 2009, Pages 194-196

  Primary leiomyosarcoma of the heart is extremely rare and found in about 0.2% of all cardiac tumors. Here in a 26-year-old man with progressive dyspnea, which had started since 2 months ago, is presented. Echocardiography revealed a left atrial mass, which was suggestive for a atrial myxoma.On the surgery, ...  Read More