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 9 (2014)
Volume 8 (2013)
Volume 7 (2012)
Volume 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Original Research
Comparison of Prostatic Tissue Processed by Microwave and Conventional Technique Using Morphometry

Promil Jain; Sanjay Kumar; Brij Bala Arora; Sneh Singh; Sonia Chabbra; Rajeev Sen

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 1-8


   Background and Objectives:Rapid processing of histopathological specimens and decreased turnaround time is important to fulfill the needs of clinicians treating sick patients, so the present study was conducted to compare the time taken and quality of sections in processing of prostatic tissue ...  Read More

Original Research
Liver Damage and Mortality in a Male Lewis Rat of Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Ameneh Ghaffarinia; Cyrus Jalili; Ali Mostafaie; Shahram Parvaneh; Nafiseh Pakravan

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 9-16


  Background and Objectives: Multiple sclerosis is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system. This is due to migration of peripherally activated lymphocytes to central nervous system leading to inflammatory lesions. However, liver has an anti-inflammatory microenvironment. Myelin expression ...  Read More

Original Research
Evaluation of Clinico-Radio-Pathological Features of Tubular Adenoma of Breast: a Study of Ten Cases with Histopathological Differential Diagnosis

Sanjay Sengupta; Subrata Pal; Biplab Kr Biswas; Kingshuk Bose; Jyoti P Phukan; Anuradha Sinha

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 17-22


  Background & Objectives: Tubular adenomas are rare benign epithelial tumours of breast affecting predominantly females of child bearing age group. Till now, very small number of cases have been reported in the literature. Present study was carried out to evaluate the clinico-pathological features ...  Read More

Original Research
Correlation of Hormone Receptor Expression with Histologic Parameters in Benign and Malignant Breast Tumors

Deepti Gupta; Veena Gupta; Nisha Marwah; Meenu Gill; Sumiti Gupta; Gopal Gupta; Promil Jain; Rajeev Sen

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 23-34


  Background and Objective: Breast cancer is the commonest cancer of Indian women. Estrogen and Progesterone expression is seen in benign breast lesions and in breast carcinoma associated with good prognostic parameters and it correlates well with response to hormone therapy. Although a lot of studies ...  Read More

Original Research
The Value of Bronchoalveolar Lavage in the Diagnosis of Sputum Smear-NegativePulmonary Tuberculosis

Novin Nikbakhsh1; Masomeh Bayani; Sepideh Siadati

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 35-40


  Background and Objectives: Sputum smear staining for acid-fast bacilli is initial approach to the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) but more than 50% of cases are sputum smear-negative. This study was aimed to investigate the diagnostic value of fiberoptic bronchoscopy (FOB) guided bronchoalveolar ...  Read More

Original Research
Assessment of the Association between Human Papillomavirus Infection and Breast Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Kayhan Azadmanesh; Farahnaz Bidari-Zerehpoosh; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 41-46


  Background and Objectives: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women throughout the world. There are controversial reports on the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in breast carcinogenesis. The aim of this study was to assess the presence of HPV-DNA in invasive breast carcinoma ...  Read More

Original Research
Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology versus Fine Needle Capillary Sampling in Cytological Diagnosis of Thyroid Lesions

Pandey Pinki; Dixit Alok; Aggarwal Ranjan; Mahajan Nanak Chand

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 47-53


  Background and Objectives: Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is an established out- patient procedure used in primary diagnosis of palpable thyroid lesions. A modified technique fine needle capillary sampling (FNCS) obviates the need of suction, is less painful, patient friendly and reported to ...  Read More

Original Research
Microbial Etiology and Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Bactria Implicated in Urinary Tract Infection in Tehran, Iran

Zohreh Nozarian; Alireza Abdollahi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 56-60


  Background and Objectives: Urinary tract infections (UTI) are one of the most common infectious diseases with different microbial agent and antimicrobial resistant pattern in hospitalized patients and outpatients. In order to assess the adequacy of therapy, knowledge of prevalence and resistance pattern ...  Read More

Case Reports
Recurrence of Non-Syndromic Sex Cord Stromal Tumor with Annular Tubules of Ovary: Case Report

Nagarekha Kulkarni

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 61-64


  One of the unusual variant of ovarian tumor is sex cord stromal tumor with annular tubules (SCTAT). The recurrence in case of malignant ovarian SCTAT ranges from 3mo to 20yr. This report describes the case of recurrence of SCTAT in a 35yr old woman after 4yr of hysterectomy with bilateral salphingo-Oopherectomy. ...  Read More

Case Reports
Eccrine Porocarcinoma of Scalp: a Rare Case Report

Subrata pal; Jyoti Prakash Phukan; Sanjay Sengupta; Anuradha Sinha

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 65-68

  Eccrine porocarcinoma is a rare malignant adnexal tumor of ductal portion of eccrine sweat gland. It occurs commonly in the lower extremities and rarely in scalp, face, ear, trunk and upper extremities. This survey presents a classic case of eccrine porocarcinoma of scalp in a 58 yr old male patient, ...  Read More

Case Reports
Primary Cutaneous Leiomyosarcoma in a Young Patient Previously Misdiagnosed as Pleomorphic Fibroma

Fariba Abbasi; Rahim Mahmudlu; Yasaman Nikniaz; Makan Rezaie

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 69-73


  Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma is a relatively rare tumor accounts for about 2-3% of superficial soft tissue sarcomas. It occurs more frequently in males in fifth and sixth decades with a predilection for extremities. We report a 27 years old male with cutaneous leiomyosarcoma of thigh, previously diagnosed ...  Read More

Case Reports
Intrathoracic Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor: Histopathological and Immunohistochemical Features

Sunita Singh; Megha Ralli; Sonia Hasija; Renuka Verma

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2015, Pages 74-78


  Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST) is a rare nerve sheath tumor derived from Schwann cells or pleuripotent cells of neural crest. Neurogenic tumors make about 10-20% of all mediastinal tumors. Incidence of MPNST is 0.001% in general population and 0.16% in patients with neurofibromatosis ...  Read More