Volume 19 (2024)
Volume 18 (2023)
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 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Review Article Infectious Diseases
Effects of Human Nucleolus Upon Guest Viral-Life, Focusing in COVID-19 Infection: A Mini- Review

Moslem Bahadori; Mohammad Hossein Azizi; Shahriar Dabiri; Neda Bahadori

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 1-7


  The nucleolus is a subcellular membraneless structure of eukaryotic cells. In 1965, in a world’s southern summer summit in Uruguay, the role of the nucleolus as the site of ribosome synthesis, biogenesis, and processing of tRNA was conclusively established. Today, accumulating evidence confirm ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
Higher Viral Load of Polyomavirus Type BK but not JC among Renal Transplant Recipients in Comparison to Donors

Samaneh Abolbashari; MohammadTaghi Shakeri; Maryam Hami; Aida Gholoobi; Amin Hooshyar Chechaklou; Mohammad Sadegh Damavandi; Aref Movaqar; Razieh Yousefi; Zahra Meshkat; Saeedeh Hajebi Khaniki

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 8-14


  Background & Objective: Polyomaviruses types BK and JC and Cytomegalovirus (CMV) have been shown to be related to kidney transplantation complications. This study aimed to assess the prevalence of these viruses in patients receiving kidney transplantation.Methods: This cross-sectional study was performed ...  Read More

Original Research GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Immunohistochemical Expression of Stanniocalcin 2 in Colorectal Cancer: A Retrospective Egyptian Study

Hala M. El-hanbuli; Rehab S. Galal; Mohammed F. Darweesh; Mohamed H. Elmahdi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 15-22


  Background & Objective: Colorectal cancer is the third most common cause of cancer death worldwide. Stanniocalcin 2 (STC2) is a glycoprotein hormone over-expressed in many human cancers where it regulates tumor progression and invasion. Evaluating its expression in colorectal cancer and its relation ...  Read More

Original Research GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Kindlin1 As a Sex and Location Specific Diagnostic Marker in Gastric Cancer Patients

Mohammad Reza Abbaszadegan; Negin Taghehchian; Azadeh Aarabi; Sohrab Nozari; Ehsan Saburi; Meysam Moghbeli

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 23-28


  Background & Objective: Gastric cancer (GC) is considered one of the main reasons for cancer-related mortalities among Iranians. Kindlin-1 is an adhesion protein member of integrin-interacting proteins, regulating integrin activation through direct interaction with β-integrin. Therefore, kindlin-1 ...  Read More

Original Research GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
LncRNA SNHG6 Silencing Could Arrest Progression of High Grade Colorectal Cancers

Amin Jafari Oliayi; Shahriar dabiri; Malek Hossein Asadi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 29-36


  Background & Objective: Colorectal cancer (CRC), like other cancers, needs faster and more accurate identifications. A well-timed prognosis of CRC could be an important turning point in the survival of patients. Supplementary signs, such as long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs), could be helpful for this ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
Changes of Routine Hematological Parameters in COVID-19 Patients: Correlation with Imaging Findings, RT-PCR and Outcome

Abdolreza Javadi; Shahriar Dabiri; Manzumeh Shamsi Meymandi; Mohammad Hashemi-Bahremani; Hussein Soleimantabar; Bahram Dabiri; Houman Vosough; Maryam Gheidi Sharan; Farnoosh Sedaghati

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 37-47


  Background & Objective: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is progressively spreading, and many researchers have focused on the prognostic value of laboratory analyses. This study reviewed routine blood parameters, upper respiratory viral load, and chest imaging in recovered and expired COVID-19 ...  Read More

Original Research Dermatopathology
Correlation of Histomorphological Findings with Bacteriological Index in Leprosy Patients

Shramika Mahadev Naik; Swapnil Arun More; Sneha Ramdas Joshi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 48-55


  Background & Objective: Leprosy is characterized by various clinicopathological forms depending on the host's body. Therefore, the correlation of histopathological findings with bacteriological index is helpful in diagnosing, classifying, and monitoring the treatment. We aimed to analyze the histomorphological ...  Read More

Original Research Cytology
Direct Smear Versus Liquid-Based Cytology in the Diagnosis of Bladder Lesions

Mahmoud Reza Kalantari; Mohammad Ali Jahanshahi; Masoumeh Gharib; Sara Hashemi; Shakiba Kalantari

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 56-64


  Background & Objective: Urine cytology is an important diagnostic method for urinary tract cancers (especially carcinomas), which is suitable for follow-up of residual urothelial tumors after surgery of malignant bladder tumors. In this study, for the first time, liquid-based cytology (LBC) was used ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
The Performance of SARS-CoV-2 Serology Testing in the Diagnosis of COVID-19

Alireza Abdollahi; Samaneh Salarvand; Vahid Mehrtash; Bita Jafarzadeh; Mohammadreza Salehi; Reza Ghalehtaki; Saeed Nateghi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 65-70


  Background & Objective: COVID-19 reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) has been a reference test for diagnosing a disease since the very beginning of the pandemic. COVID-19 serology tests have also been developed and used to estimate the prevalence of individuals who have already ...  Read More

Original Research Microbiology
Is There A Correlation Between COVID-19 and Hepatitis A and Hepatitis E Serum Antibody Level?

Alireza Abdollahi; Samaneh Salarvand; Vahid Mehrtash; Bita Jafarzadeh; Reza Ghalehtaki; Saeed Nateghi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 71-74


  Background & Objective: The prevalence of COVID-19 and its severity have been observed to be on a lower level in underdeveloped countries with poorer standards of hygiene. This disparity may be attributed to the higher seroprevalence of other viral diseases which can result in the presence of antibodies ...  Read More

Original Research Uropathology
The Expression of Autophagy Markers Beclin1 and LC3B in Prostatic Carcinoma: Immunohistochemical Case-Control Study

Nanis Shawky Holah; Marwa Mohammed Serag El-Dien; Shereen Fathy Mahmoud

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 75-84


  Background and Objective: Prostatic carcinoma represents the second most common cancer diagnosed in men worldwide after lung cancer and the fourth common male malignancy in Egypt. Autophagy is a natural process that has both oncogenic and tumor-suppressive activities. This study aims to evaluate the ...  Read More

Case Reports Infectious Diseases
Intestinal Infarction in COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Series

Maryam Sarkardeh; Amin Dalili; Naser T Tayyebi Meibodi; Mostafa Izanlu; Seyed Javad Davari-Sani; Saeed Moghaddamzade; Mehdi Jamalinik; Seyed Javad Hosseini; Javad Koushki; Ali Abedia

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 85-90


  Novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as a potential health risk factor continues to spread throughout the world. Although common symptoms include headache and respiratory symptoms, some studies have suggested that COVID-19 may cause coagulation disorders and thrombolytic events, disrupt blood flow ...  Read More

Case Reports Endocrine Pathology
Synchronous Occurrence of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and Medullary Carcinoma in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Multi Nodular Goiter Background

Fatemeh Samiee Rad; Ali Emami

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 91-96


  Background & Objective: Coexistence of follicular epithelial and bilateral parafollicular cells derivative of carcinomas in Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and multinodular goiter background are a very rare event. Of course, all benign and malignant thyroid lesions are more prevalent in iodine deficient ...  Read More

Case Reports Endocrine Pathology
A Rare Case of Brain Metastasis from dedifferentiated Acinic Cell Carcinoma of Parotid Gland and Review of the Literature

Elham Mirzaian; Shafighe Asgarikarchekani; Ashkan Abdoli

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 97-103


  Acinic cell carcinoma (ACC) is a low or intermediate-grade malignant epithelial neoplasm of the salivary glands that generally shows an indolent behavior. Most cases arise in the major salivary glands, especially the parotid gland. ACC is usually known as a low-grade malignant tumor; however, poorly ...  Read More

Case Reports Bone & Soft tissue Pathology
Recurrent Cranial Chondrosarcoma: A Case Report

Elham Nazar; Shabnam Mashadi; Golnaz Moradi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 104-107


  Chondrosarcoma of the cranium is a rare malignancy. The result of treatment is challenging to assess because the slow-growing rate means that there is a long interval previously discovering the recurrence and last long time to diagnosis of recurrence. This report describes a 38-year-old man who presented ...  Read More

Letters to the Editor Oral Pathology
The Odontogenic Keratocyst Conundrum- Is There an Answer?

Sabarinath B; Protyusha GB; Dhanarathna S; Kaushik Prakash

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 108-109


  Odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) is a unique developmental odontogenic cyst which seem to be controversy’s favourite child since the time of its inception. This lesion has garnered special attention over the last two decades owing to the increasing confusion over its nomenclature and classification. ...  Read More

Letters to the Editor Transfusion Medicine
The Effect of Sex Discordance on Blood Transfusion Reactions

Mohammad Eini; Haniyeh Dadaie- Joushagani; Ebrahim Miri-Moghaddam

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2022, Pages 110-111


  One of the most important ways to prevent blood transfusion reactions is to choose a suitable donor. Donated blood bags are checked at the time of administration for infectious agents and the compatibility of blood groups between the donor and the recipient. However, gender mismatch is ignored, which ...  Read More