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Editorial Hematopathology
The changes of Coagulation State in Patients Contracted with SARS-COV-19

Anahita Nosrati

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 259-260


  Coronaviruses are considered to be one of the most significant human and animal pathogens. In late 2019, a new species of coronavirus was recognized as the cause of some pneumonia cases in Wuhan, China. The disease spread rapidly and made an epidemic in China and subsequently in almost all countries ...  Read More

Original Research Diagnostic Pathology
Clinical Validation of Eleven Formulas for Calculating LDL-C in Iran

Fereshteh Atabi; Reza Mohammadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 261-267


  Background & Objective: Concentration of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is a known risk factor for cardiovascular disease which is routinely measured or calculated as LDL-C in clinical laboratories. In order to decrease the cost, instead of its measuring, it is recommended to calculate it using multiple ...  Read More

Original Research GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Assessment of p16 and Ki67 Immunohistochemistry Expression in Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion with Cytohistomorphological Correlation

Apurv Ghosh; M Nirupama; Nandan Padmanabha; Hema Kini

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 268-273


  Background & Objective: Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide with high mortality, necessitating quicker diagnostic methods. We wish to enhance the existing cervical biopsies of Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (SIL) using p16 and Ki67 as surrogate markers to assess correlation ...  Read More

Original Research Molecular Pathology
Investigation of HER-2 expression and its Correlation with clinicopathological parameters and overall survival of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma patients

Mitra Heidarpour; Mehran Taheri; Ali Akhavan; Parvin Goli; Amirhosein Kefayat

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 274-281


  Background & Objective: Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER-2) exhibits a vast range of expression in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients as a biomarker. This paper aimed to investigate HER-2 expression and clinicopathological parameters of esophageal SCC. Methods: HER-2 ...  Read More

Original Research Hematopathology
Overexpression of MicroRNA-506 in Jurkat (acute T Cell Leukemia) Cell Line

Shaghayegh Rostami Yasuj; Narges Obeidi; Gholamreza Khamisipour; Zeynab Gharehdaghi; Zivar Zangeneh

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 282-291


  Background & Objective:  Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a malignant disease that arises from various mutations in B or T-lymphoid progenitors. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) regulate gene expression by binding to the 3' untranslated region of protein-coding genes. Dysregulation of miRNA expression ...  Read More

Original Research Gynecologic Pathology
Association of Human Papilloma Virus and Epstein-Barr Virus with Ovarian Cancer in Shiraz, Southwestern Iran

Mohammad Reza Shokouh; Akbar Safaie; Afagh Moattari; Jamal Sarvari

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 292-298


  Background & Objective:  Ovarian cancer is one of the most common cancers amongst women. The association of Human papillomavirus (HPV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) with ovarian cancer is inconclusive; therefore, the aims of this study were to evaluate the frequency of HPV and EBV in malignant, ...  Read More

Original Research Dermatopathology
Thiopurine S-methyltransferase and Pemphigus Vulgaris: A Phenotype-Genotype Study

Maral Mokhtari; Farzaneh Mostanbet; Saideh Nekooee Fard; Golsa Shekarkhar; Mozhdeh Sepaskhah; Maryam Sadat Sadati

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 299-305


  Background & Objective:  Thiopurine drugs are considered as a treatment modality in various autoimmune disorders including pemphigus vulgaris (PV). These drugs are metabolized by an enzyme “Thiopurine S-methyl transferase” (TPMT). Various variants of this enzyme may have decreased ...  Read More

Original Research Hematopathology
The Association of FLT3-ITD Gene Mutation with Bone Marrow Blast Cell Count, CD34, Cyclin D1, Bcl-xL and hENT1 Expression in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients

Paulus Budiono Notopuro; Jusak Nugraha; Budi Utomo; Harianto Notopuro

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 306-312


  Background & Objective:  FLT3-ITD has been recently used as a molecular prognostic marker for risk classification in acute myeloid leukemia (AML) therapy. In this study we aimed to investigate the association of FLT3-ITD gene mutation with bone marrow blast cell count, CD34 expression as ...  Read More

Original Research Molecular Pathology
Comparison of patient-collected and lab technician-collected nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs for detection of COVID-19 by RT-PCR

Alireza Abdollahi; Abbas Shakoori; Hoda Khoshnevis; Mohammad Arabzadeh; Seyed Ali Dehghan Manshadi; Esmaeil Mohammadnejad; Dorsa Ghasemi; Maryam Safari Aboksari; Shaban Alizadeh; Vahid Mehrtash; Arezoo Eftekhar-javadi; Masoomeh Safaei

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 313-319


  Background & Objective:  A simple approach to prevent close contact in healthcare settings during the COVID-19 outbreak is to train patients to collect their own nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs and deliver them to medical laboratories to have them processed. The aim of our study ...  Read More

Original Research Molecular Pathology
Genetic Diversity of ctxB Gene Among Classical O1 and El Tor Strains of Vibrio cholerae using High-Resolution Melting Curve Analysis

Mahdieh Mahboobi; Reza Mirnejad; Hamid Sedighian; Vahhab Piranfar; Abbas Ali Imani Fooladi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 320-325


  Background & Objective:  Vibrio cholerae is a natural inhabitant of the environment and causes severe diarrhea ailments (cholera) that affects thousands of people each year worldwide. The most important virulence factors of this pathogen are cholera toxin (cholera toxin CT) and Type IV ...  Read More

Original Research Hematopathology
Matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) Expression in Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma and Its Association with Clinicopathologic Factors

Amir Hossein Jafarian; Melika Kooshki forooshani; Hossein Reisi; Nema Mohamadian roshan

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 326-333


  Background & Objective:  Matrix metalloproteinases-9 (MMP-9) is one of the most important enzymes to breakdown extracellular matrix which plays a major role in tumor invasion and metastasis. This study aimed to determine tumor MMP-9 expression in non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) and ...  Read More

Case Reports Gynecologic Pathology
Coexistence of Benign Brenner Tumor with Mucinous Cystadenoma in an Ovarian Mass

Farzaneh Nazari; Zahra Dehghani

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 334-337


  Ovarian cancer is the most lethal gynecologic malignancy. The surface epithelial tumor is the most common type of ovarian cancer. Among these, the mucinous tumors account for 10-15% of ovarian tumors. Mucinous ovarian tumors are among the most difficult ovarian neoplasms for surgical pathologists to ...  Read More

Case Reports GI, Liver & Pancreas Pathology
Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for Etanercept-Induced Acute Hepatic Failure; a case report

Dorsay Sadeghian; Farid Azmoudeh-Ardalan; Simin Dashti-Khavidaki; Nasir Fakhar

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 338-341


  The occurrence of hepatotoxicity following etanercept (tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonist) prescription, has been studied well. However, an acute hepatic failure leading to liver transplant as an adverse effect of this drug has not been reported in the literature. In this article, we are going to ...  Read More

Case Reports Nephropathology
A Rare Case of Metastasis of Renal Clear Cell Carcinoma to the Thyroid Gland, Presenting as a Goiter Nodule, Three Years After Nephrectomy

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Arezoo Eftekhar-Javadi; Atiieh Zandnejadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 342-345


  Thyroid gland metastatic tumors are rare in clinical practice. Clear cell RCC is one of common metastatic tumors to thyroid. We here reported a case of incidentally found clear cell renal carcinoma metastasis to the thyroid gland 3 years after nephrectomy, in the thyroidectomy procedure performed for ...  Read More

Case Reports Diagnostic Pathology
Intravascular Large B-cell Lymphoma: A Report of Two Cases

Fereshteh Ameli; Fatemeh Nili; Hana Saffar

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 346-350


  One of the rare variants of extranodal large B-cell lymphoma is intravascular large B-cell lymphoma (IVLBCL). Characteristics of IVLBCL include intraluminal selective proliferation of atypical lymphoid cells in small to medium-sized vessels. The etiologic of IVLBCL is unknown, but due to the growth pattern ...  Read More

Letters to the Editor Cytology
Is Micronucleus Assay Suitable for Cytogenetic Biomonitoring the Different Ways to Smoke?

Daniel Ribeiro; Ingra Malacarne; Daniel Souza

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 351-351


  The aim of the letter to editor is to provide some comments regarding the manuscript of DehghanNezhad et al.(1) recently published in the Iranian Journal of Pathology titled “Micronucleus Assay of Buccal Mucosa Cells in Waterpipe (Hookah) Smokers: A Cytologic Study.” In this article, the ...  Read More

Letters to the Editor Cytology
Response to letter to the editor:” Is micronucleus assay suitable for cytogenetic biomonitoring the different ways to smoke? ”

Noushin Jalayer naderi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, Pages 352-354


  Dear Editor, I was very pleased to find that the article” Micronucleus Assay of Buccal Mucosa Cells in Waterpipe (Hookah) Smokers: A Cytologic Study “(1) has attracted the attention of some readers and has created a few points for them. In my opinion, these points are good bases to overcome ...  Read More