Volume 19 (2024)
Volume 18 (2023)
Volume 17 (2022)
Volume 16 (2021)
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)
Original Research Hematopathology
Characterization of Immunophenotypic Aberrancies in Adult and Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Lessons from Regional Variation

Mitra Rezaei; Sandra Refoua; Najme Esfandiari; Masoud Shamaei

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 1-7


  Background & Objective:Although the antigen expression patterns of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) are well known, this study attempted to evaluate commonly used immune markers for immunophenotyping of acute leukemia to set the minimum of necessary diagnostic panels by flow cytometry.Methods:This ...  Read More

Original Research Neuropathology
Estrogen Receptor Expression in Glial Tumors of Iranian Patients: A Single Center Experience

Masoumeh Shafiei; Ahmad Mafi; Yalda Nilipour; Ainaz Sourati; Pegah Sasanpour; Morteza Tabatabaeefar

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 8-12


  Background & Objective:Gliomas are the most common type of primary intracranial tumors in adults. The expression of estrogen receptors varies in different grades of glial tumors, and some studies have suggested that this expression might have a prognostic value. It seems that estrogen receptor expression ...  Read More

Original Research Breast Pathology
Assessment of Ki67 in Breast Cancer: A Comparison Between the Eye-10 Method, Stepwise Counting Strategy, and International System of Ki67 Evaluation

Maryam Kadivar; Fatemeh Aram

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 13-18


  Background & Objective:Ki-67 evaluation is an essential tool to define luminal A and B breast cancers, which is not yet systematized. The International Ki67 in Breast Cancer Working Group suggests the counting of 500 or 1000 cancer cells, which is a time-consuming process. Therefore, novel methods, ...  Read More

Original Research Immunology and Serology
Can the Decreased Expression of Human Leukocyte Antigen Class Ⅰ and Ⅱ by Spermatozoa Lead to Recurrent Spontaneous Abortion?

Nasrin Sereshki; Alireza Andalib; Ataollah Ghahiri; Ferdos Mehrabian; Roya Sherkat; Abbas Rezaei

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 19-22


  Background & Objective:Unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion (URSA) is defined as an unknown cause of occurrence of three or more clinically detectable pregnancy losses before 20 weeks of gestation, but it occurs presumably as a result of the immune system dysfunctions. We supposed that the ...  Read More

Original Research Biochemistry
The Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 (G>A) and 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (C677T) Gene Variants and the Serum Levels of Insulin-like Growth Factor-1, Insulin, and Homeostasis Model Assessment in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

Sakineh Zinati-Saeed; Ebrahim Shakiba; Ziba Rahimi; Mona Akbari; Fariba Najafi; Fariborz Bahrehmand; Asad Vaisi-Raygani; Zohreh Rahimi; Ali Ebrahimi; Mehrali Rahimi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 23-29


  Background & Objective:To find an association between gene variants of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) with the risk of acne vulgaris (AV).Methods:In a case-control study, we investigated 150 AV patients and 148 healthy individuals (aged 18-25 ...  Read More

Original Research Molecular Pathology
Epstein-Barr Virus and Human Herpesvirus 8 in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Amir Hossein Jafarian; Nema Mohammadian Roshan; Hossein Ayatollahi; Abbas Ali Omidi; Masoumeh Ghaznavi; Masoumeh Gharib

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 30-33


  Background & Objective:Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a chronic and uniformly fatal interstitial lung disease with incompletely understood pathogenesis. Several studies have given the evidence for and against viral cofactors in the pathogenesis of Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. In this study ...  Read More

Short Communication Biology & Genetic
Different Immune Responses in Dangerous O Blood Donors

shaghayegh Arabi; Mostafa Moghadam; Vida Maleki; Ali Akbar Pourfatholah; Afsaneh Aghaie

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 34-40


  Background & Objective:Dangerous O is very important to transfusion medicine and there has been reports by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding some death relating incidences. As high iso-antibody production is closely associated with different immune reactions, a survey on the different ...  Read More

Case Reports Uropathology
Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Prostate: A Diagnostic Challenge: A Case Report

Nilay Nishith; Monika Gupta; Nidhi Kaushik; Rajeev Sen

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 41-44


  Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) of prostate is an unusual type of mesenchymal neoplasm that can elicit a benign or malignant phenotype. It represents a diagnostic challenge as it can simulate poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma and various mesenchymal neoplasms of prostate. We report a case of prostate ...  Read More

Case Reports Neuropathology
Mature Cystic Teratoma of Spinal Cord in A 16-Year-Old Male: A Case Report

Hiva Saffar; atieh khorsand-rahimzadeh; Morteza Faghihjouibari; Seyed Mohammad Tavangar

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 45-47


  Teratoma is a type of multipotential cell tumor, which includes a mixture of two or three germinal layers of ectodermis, endodermis, and mesodermis. Although neonatal sacrococcygeal teratoma has been frequently reported, its occurrence in older age is not common. In this study, we report a rare case ...  Read More

Case Reports Gynecologic Pathology
Concurrence of Primary Cutaneous Extra Mammary Paget’s Disease and Squamous Cell Carcinoma in situ of Vulva: A Case Report

Fatemeh Samiee Rad; Sohayla Farajee

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 48-52


  Extramammary Paget’s disease and vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia are common lesions of vulve, but synchronous occurrence is rare in a same location. Herein we describe a concurrence of primary cutaneous extra mammary Paget’s disease and squamous cell carcinoma in situ of vulva in an Iranian ...  Read More

Case Reports Diagnostic Pathology
Carotid Body Paraganglioma with Prominent Lymphocytic Infiltration Mimicking Metastatic Lymph Node: A Case Report

Elham Jafari; hamid tabrizchi; Foroogh Mangeli

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 53-56


  Carotid body paraganglioma is a neuroendocrine neoplasm of the mandibular region. Due to its prominent stromal alternations, carotid body paraganglioma is a great emulator of other neoplasms in the head and neck region especially in metastatic tumors and its definite diagnosis is a great challenge. To ...  Read More

Case Reports Uropathology
Sarcomatoid Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma with Heterologous Component

Sushma Bharti; Gautam Ram Choudhary; Jyotsna Naresh Bharti; Garg Pawan Kumar; Arsha BS; Poonam Abhay Elhence

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2020, Pages 56-60


  Clear cellrenal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common malignant renal tumor in adults, while chromophobe RCC (CRCC) is the third most common. Any subtypes of RCC can undergo sarcomatoid differentiation, but heterologous differentiation in sarcomatoid area is very rare in RCC. Here a61-year male is ...  Read More