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 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 1 (2006)
Review Article
A Practical Guide to Differential Diagnosis of Small B Cell Lymphomas

Mehdi Nassiri

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 1-6

  Correct diagnosis and classification of lymphoid neoplasms depends on the integration of morphologic, immunophenotypic and molecular genetic features. The mature small B cell lymphomas despite their overlapping histomorphologies, have different clinical behavior and treatment. In this review, differential ...  Read More

Original Research
Evaluation of Diagnostic Values of EMA and Ber-Ep4 in Distinction between Basal Cell Carcinoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

Parvin Rajabi; Mohammad Aboutalebdokht; Mitra Heidarpour; Ali Asilian; Fatemeh Rajabi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 7-10

  Background and Objective: Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are two common tumors of the skin. In some cases, distinction between BCC and SCC can be difficult. This study aimed to clarify this uncertainty through immunohistochemical analysis. In this respect, epithelial membrane ...  Read More

Original Research
Role of the Human Papillomavirus Infectio in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Farrokh Tirgari; Rasool Hamkar; Amitis Ramezani; Hossein Frootan pishbigar; Shahrum Mirmomen; Azin Nahvigoo; Vahideh Shahnazi; Zahra Deljoodokht; Shifteh Vahidi; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 11-16

  Background and Objective: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the possible etiologic factors  in development of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC). In this study we aimed to study the  role of HPV in ESCC. Patients and Methods:In this study, 140 cases of ESCC were analyzed for the ...  Read More

Original Research
Is There any Correlation between Ki67 Expression and EBV Infection in Hodgkin Patients in Iran?

Issa Jahanzad; Amir Hossein Sadrzadehrafie; Reza Rafie; Masoud Rahmanian; Mohammad Reza Hayeri; Ali Reza Rezaee; Babak Gharaei; Majid Sadeghizadeh; Ali Mohammad Ahadi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 17-22

  Background and Objective: The association of EBV with Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL) has been intensely investigated over the last few years. EBV is also associated with several other malignancies. On the other hand, Ki67 molecule serves as a widely accepted proliferation marker. Several studies were previously ...  Read More

Original Research
Clinical and Laboratory Findings Including the Diagnostic Value of the Widal Test in Pediatric Cases of Typhoid Fever in Tehran

Alireza Nateghian; Joan L. Robinson; Simin Rezaii; Mahnaz Kefayati; Naser Rakhshani; Safa Sianati

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 23-28

  Background and Objective: The diagnosis of typhoid fever in children is a challenge due to the non-specific clinical picture. The current role of the Widal test for diagnosis in developing countries has not been clear. Materials and Methods: Charts were reviewed on all children ≤ 15 years of age discharged ...  Read More

Original Research
Survival of Children with Germ Cell Tumors in Ali Asghar Hospital since 1990 to 2003

Shahla Ansari; Parvaneh Vossogh; Ali Tabarok

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 29-32

  Background and Objective: Germ cell tumor (GCT) accounts for approximately 2-3% of all malignancies in children. In this respect, about 20% of patients with GCT are still resistant to therapy. Materials and Methods: The cross-sectional strategy of this survey was undertaken on 57 patients with germ cell ...  Read More

Original Research
Evaluation of Phenotypic Characteristics of 53 Cases of Neurofibroma in Hazrat Fatemeh Hospital during the Years 1994-2005

Mahjabin Taklif; Maryam Abolhasani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 33-36

  Background and Objective: Neurofibromas occur as solitary and multiple forms. The solitary ones are extraneural and more common, histologically exhibiting spindle cells with wavy nuclei, scattered among collagen fibers. Multiple neurofibromas are seen in neurofibromatosis (types I and II), including ...  Read More

Case Reports
Lipoma Arborescens: A Review and A Case Report

Fatemeh Mahjoub; Farhang Ghanipour; Nasrin Samadi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 37-40

  Lipoma arborescens, also known as villous lipomatous transformation of synovium is an unusual fatty lesion of joint. This disorder is characterized by a diffuse increase in the quantity of subsynovial fat in supra-patellar region which bulges the overlying synovial lining and produces a villous architecture. ...  Read More

Case Reports
Localized Leishmania Lymphadenitis: A Morphologic and Immunohistochemical Study

Hamid Tabrizchi; Shahriar Dabiri; Alireza Soutodehnejad; Bahram Azadeh; Malcolm M.M. Hayes

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2007, Pages 41-44

  Localized Leishmania Lymphadenitis (L.L.L) is a self limited clinical presentation of cutaneous leishmaniasis. Microscopic findings in L.L.L are very similar to Toxoplasma lymphasenitis. In all cases, an intensive microscopic search should be done for Leishman bodies. In this study, we describe our microscopic ...  Read More