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 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
Systematic Review Head and Neck Pathology
Salivary Gland Tumors in Iran: A Systematic Review of 2870 Cases Based on the New WHO Classification

Sahar Assar; Sepideh Assar; Heidar-Ali Mardanifard; Zohreh Jaafari-Ashkavandi

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 1-11


  Background & Objective: There is no consensus on the prevalence of salivary gland tumors (SGTs) in Iran. Thus, we systematically reviewed the literature about the prevalence of SGTs in Iran and applied the last world health organization (WHO) classification.Methods: The systematic literature search ...  Read More

Original Research Dermatopathology
The Histomorphological Spectrum of Placenta in Growth Restricted Fetuses in A Tertiary Care Centre in South India

Abinaya Sundari Amirthakatesan; Sharmila Devi Chandramohan; Uma Maheshwari Gurusamy

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 12-23


  Background & Objective: Fetal growth restriction (FGR) is one of the leading causes of perinatal morbidity and mortality. Our study aimed to analyze the gross and histopathological changes in the placentas of growth-restricted fetuses.Methods: Placentas of fifty growth-restricted fetuses received ...  Read More

Original Research Molecular Pathology
A Preliminary Sequence Analysis of the Epstein-Barr Virus Nuclear Antigen 1 (EBNA1) Carboxy-Terminal Region in Cervical and Ovarian Cancers

Fatemeh Hoseini Tabatabaie; Seyed Younes Hosseini; Seyed Mohammad Ali Hashemi; Akbar Safaie; Jamal Sarvari

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 24-32


  Background & Objective: Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen-1 (EBNA1) is one of the most important proteins of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) that might be mutated in various related cancers. The purpose of this study was to compare EBNA1 mutations in the C-terminal region between patients with cervical ...  Read More

Original Research Transfusion Medicine
Prognostic Implication and Survival Outcomes of Perioperative Blood Transfusion on Urological Malignancies Undergoing Radical Surgical Intervention

Sujata Mallick; Mahasweta Mallik; Puskar Shyam Chowdhury

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 33-48


  Background & Objective: Background and objective: Perioperative blood transfusion (PBT) during radical urological surgeries has been associated with an increased incidence of complications. The present study analyzes the outcome of perioperative blood transfusion (PBT) and the prognostic implications ...  Read More

Original Research Head and Neck Pathology
YAP1 and P53 Expression in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Dalia Nabil Abdelhafez; Maram Mostafa Ayoub; Samira A. Mahmoud; Hala M. El-hanbuli

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 49-56


  Background & Objective: One of the most prevalent endocrine system cancers is papillary thyroid carcinoma, with complicated predisposing factors and pathogenesis. YAP1 (Yes-associated protein 1) is a well-known oncogene; its activity is increased in a variety of human malignancies and has recently ...  Read More

Original Research Gynecologic Pathology
Diagnostic Accuracy of Alpha-Methylacyl-CoA Racemase Immunohistochemical Expression for the Diagnosis of Ovarian and Endometrial Clear Cell Carcinomas

Fatemeh Nili; Soheib Fathi; Mansoureh Tavakoli; Elham Mirzaian; Maryam Lotfi

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 57-63


  Background & Objective: Clear cell carcinoma (CCC) is an uncommon histopathologic subtype of ovarian and endometrial carcinoma. Due to the morphologic overlapping with other subtypes of ovarian and endometrial carcinomas, an accurate diagnosis is crucial.Methods: In this study, 31 cases of ovarian ...  Read More

Original Research Biology & Genetic
TERT Promoter Mutation in Benign and Malignant Salivary Gland Tumors; A Cross-Sectional Study

Ali Zare-Mirzaie; Shamim Mollazadehghomi; Seyed Mohammad Heshmati; Amirhosein Mehrtash; Shabnam Mollazadehghomi

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 64-74


  Background & Objective: Telomere-related tumorigenesis mechanisms in the salivary gland, including mutation in the promoter region of TERT, have been rarely investigated. Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate the mutation in the promoter region of TERT in benign and malignant salivary ...  Read More

Original Research Breast Pathology
Immunoexpression of the GCDFP-15 Marker in Different Grades of Breast Carcinoma

Faeze Shirian; Parvin Kheradmand; Nastaran Ranjbari; Hodjatollah Shahbazian; Seyed Mahmoud Latifi

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 75-81


  Background & Objective: During the last decade, biological markers of breast cancer have been considered to predict the degree of histology, behavior, and extent of tumor invasion and the possibility of lymph node involvement. The aim of this study was to evaluate the expression of GCDFP-15 in different ...  Read More

Original Research Immunology and Serology
Virulence Determinants, Serotypes, and Antimicrobial Resistance of Rectovaginal Isolates of Streptococcus agalactiae

Shokoh Abotorabi; Zohreh Rasooli; Hamideh Pakniat; Fahimeh Baloo

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 82-89


  Background & Objective: This study was designed to determine the prevalence of serotypes, virulence-associated genes, and antimicrobial resistance of Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant volunteers attending a major maternity hospital in Iran.Methods: The virulence determinants and antimicrobial ...  Read More

Original Research Cytology
Evaluation of GATA3 and GCDFP15 Expression in Triple Negative Breast Cancers

Mahsa Ahadi; Afshin Moradi; Elham Rabiee; Fatemeh Pourmotahari

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 90-95


  Background & Objective: Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world. There are some different types of breast cancer and triple-negative breast cancer is the type in which no receptors for estrogen, progesterone, and human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 are expressed. Identifying ...  Read More

Original Research GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Frequency of HER2 Expression, MMR Deficiency, and PI3KCA Mutation in Pretreated Surgical Specimens of Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Iran Cancer Institute

Samaneh Salarvand; Farzaneh Bagheri; Mahsa Gholizadeh; Sima Sharifi; Pooneh Panahi; Ebrahim Esmati; Marzieh Lashkari; Amirmohsen Jalaeefar; Mohammad Shirkhoda; Reza Shahsiah; Reza Ghalehtaki

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 96-103


  Background & Objective: Iran is located in the esophageal cancer geographical belt. As multiple genetic alterations are responsible for the molecular pathogenesis of esophageal squamous cell cancer (ESCC), the role and frequency of HER2 expression, MMR deficiency, and PI3KCA mutation are not well ...  Read More

Case Reports GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Gastric Xanthoma: A Rare Case Report

Pummi kumari; Ruchi Sinha; Nisha Khanna; Tanmoy Maji

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 104-107


  Xanthomas are characterized by the presence of foamy lipid-laden macrophages. The gastrointestinal tract is an uncommon site for xanthoma, with the stomach being the most favored location. They have been associated with various premalignant and malignant conditions of the stomach. We present a case of ...  Read More

Case Reports Molecular Pathology
Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma, A Great Mimicker – A Short Series of 3 Cases with EWSR1 Fusion

Aparna Devi C; Ashwini Nargund; Geeta V Patil Okaly; Usha Amirtham

Volume 18, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 108-115


  Angiomatoid Fibrous histiocytoma (AFH) is a rare soft tissue neoplasm that is often misdiagnosed initially. It is commonly encountered in the superficial extremities of children and young adults. It is composed of a nodular proliferation of bland looking spindled to ovoid cells, some with variant histology ...  Read More