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 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
Are Osteopontin and Ki67 Expressions Different in Various Histologic Grades of Meningioma? An Iranian Experience

Forough Hashemi; Pegah Babaheidarian; Soheila Dabiran

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 253-257


  Background: Meningioma is among the most common slow growing central nervous neoplasms, which recurs locally despite the benign histologic features. The aim of this study was to evaluate osteopontin and ki67 expressions in different histologic grades of meningioma in a group of Iranian people. Methods: ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
The Microbial Surface Components Recognizing Adhesive Matrix Molecules (MSCRAMMs) Genes among Clinical Isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from Hospitalized Children

Abdolmajid Ghasemian; Shahin Najar Peerayeh; Bita Bakhshi; Mohsen Mirzaee

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 258-264


  Background:Isolates of Staphylococcus aureus express a myriad of adhesive surface proteins that play important role in colonization of the bacteria on nasal and skin surfaces, beginning the process of pathogenesis. The aim of this study was to screen several of the Microbial Surface Components Recognizing ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
Detection of Multidrug Resistant (MDR) and Extremely Drug Resistant (XDR) P. Aeruginosa Isolated from Patients in Tehran, Iran

Horieh Saderi; Parviz Owlia

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 265-271


  Background: This study was done to detect multidrug resistant (MDR) and extremely drug resistant (XDR) of Pseudomonas aeruginosa among strains isolated from patients in Tehran, Iran, due to importance of these phenotypes in treatment of human infections. Methods: Eighty eightP. aeruginosa were isolated ...  Read More

Original Research Uropathology
Protective Effects of Hydrocortisone, Vitamin C and E Alone or in Combination against Renal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury in Rat

Omid Azari; Reza Kheirandish; Mohammad Farajli Abbasi; Shahin Ghahramani Gareh Chaman; Masoud Bidi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 272-280


  Background: Renal ischemia reperfusion injury may occur in a variety of clinical situations, following a transient drop in total or regional blood flow to the kidney. This study was performed to investigate the protective effects of different antioxidants such as vitamin C, vitamin E, hydrocortisone ...  Read More

Original Research
Renal Tumours in Adults with Correlation between Fuhrman Grading and Proliferative Marker

Sabuj Ghana Mukhopadhyay; Krishnendu Mukherjee; Asim Kr. Manna

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 281-289


  Background: Definite data regarding the incidence and distribution of renal tumours in eastern India is not known. For better management, as it is essential to identify patients with poor prognosis, prognostic factors like stage, nuclear grade and their relationship to molecular markers are also unclear ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
A Five Years Study of Tuberculous Meningitis in Iran

Massoud Hajia; Ali Akbar Amirzargar; Mina Nazari; Neda Razavi Davodi; Morteza Karami Zarandi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 290-294


  Background: Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is a severe form of extra pulmonary tuberculosis with high mortality and morbidity rate in all age group patients specific in adults and children. The incidence and prevalence are not exactly known in Iran. In this study, we tried to evaluate the role of rapid ...  Read More

Original Research
The Diagnostic Accuracy of Frozen Section Compared to Permanent Section: A Single Center Study in Iran

Hossein Hatami; Zhaleh Mohsenifar; Seyed Navid Alavi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 295-299


  Background:The diagnostic accuracy of frozen section as an important source of information in surgical pathology is important not only in the management of surgical patients but also as a measure of quality control in surgical pathology. In this study, we evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of frozen sections ...  Read More

Case Reports
Extensive Focal Epithelial Hyperplasia: A Case Report

Zahra Mansouri; Sedigheh Bakhtiari; Robab Noormohamadi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 300-305


  Focal epithelial hyperplasia (FEH) or Heck’s disease is a rare viral infection of the oral mucosa caused by human papilloma virus especially subtypes 13 or 32. The frequency of this disease varies widely from one geographic region and ethnic groups to another. This paper reports an Iranian case ...  Read More

Case Reports
Gastric Calcifying Fibrous Tumor Resembling Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor: A Case Report

Smiley Annie George; Suad Abdeen

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 306-309


  Calcifying fibrous tumor (CFT) is a rare mesenchymal tumor, affecting children and young adults with a predilection for the soft tissue and the abdominal cavity. CFT of the tubular gastrointestinal tract is very rare with less than 20 cases of gastric CFTs reported in English literature. This benign ...  Read More

Case Reports
Cystic Hygroma in an Adult Male: A Diagnostic Challenge

Varsha Bhatia; Rahul Taksande; Divyaja Sondankar

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 310-313


  Cystic Hygroma is a well-recognized lesion in paediatric patients but it is very rare in adults. We report here a case of Cervical Cystic Hygroma in a 45 yr old male. The reasons to present this case are 1) Its rarity in adults 2) Unusual age of presentation 3) Simulates various benign and malignant ...  Read More

Case Reports Gynecologic Pathology
Giant Cell Fibroma of the Buccal Mucosa with Laser Excision: Report of Unusual Case

Fatemeh Bagheri; Somayyeh Rahmani; Somayyeh Azimi; Jamileh Bigom Taheri

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 314-317


  Giant Cell Fibroma (GCF) was described as a new entity of fibrous hyperplastic soft tissue. It seems that stimulus from an unexplained origin can have a role in its etiology. Histopathologically GCF is consisted of multinucleated fibroblasts that have oval shape nuclei within the eosinophilic cytoplasm. ...  Read More

Case Reports
The Adverse Effects of Pregnancies Complicated by Hemoglobin H (HBH) Disease

Maryam Rabiee; Jalal-Aldin Shams; Nafiseh Zafargandie

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 318-321


  Hemoglobin (Hb) H disease is a moderate form of α- thalassemia resulting from various genetic defects. HbH disease is not necessarily a benign disorder as has been generally thought. We present hereby a 25- year-old Iranian pregnant woman whom referred to our hospital for blood transfusion. She ...  Read More

Case Reports Oral Pathology
Laryngeal Paraganglioma: A Diagnostic Challenge

Fariba Binesh; Mohammad Hossein Dadgarnia; Yasaman Khaksar; Abbas Mirvakili

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 322-325


  Paragangliomas are neoplasms of neural crest origin. In the head and neck, they uncommonly involve the larynx. The distinction between paragangliomas and other neuroendocrine tumors can be difficult. Precise diagnosis is important in order to optimize patient treatment. Diagnosis relies mostly on histopathologic ...  Read More

Letters to the Editor
Diarrhea Can Be an Important Clinical Presentation of 2014 Western Africa Ebola Virus Infection

Beuy Joob; Viroj Wiwanitkit

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 326-326


  Dear Editor-in-Chief The present global consideration is on the recent outbreak of 2014 Western Ebola virus in West Africa (1 – 3). This viral hemorrhagic fever wide spreads to several countries in West Africa and remote countries (1 - 3). With high death rate, the disease is presently on the ...  Read More