Review Article
23/1/2017
Neda Mollakhalili Meybodi, Amir Mohammad Mortazavian, Ayad Bahadori Monfared, Sara Sohrabvandi, Fateme Aghaei Meybodi
Cancer generally is considered as a neoplastic disease with particular causative and etiologic factors as well as protective elements. Although it has remained difficult to treat, it is preventable. Recently, the interest in dietary phytochemicals intake has considerably increased for potential cancer chemoprevention.This report reviews the role ... read more
Review Article
24/1/2017
Elaheh Nooshinfar, Davood Bashash, Mahnaz Abbasalizadeh, Ava Safaroghli-Azar, Parisa Sadreazami, Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari
Studies have shown that cancer is a multi-factorial disease in its pathogenesis, in addition to genetic disorders, the effect of environmental factors can also be pointed. Among all environmental factors, tobacco that is considered as the leading cause of respiratory and cardiovascular disease plays a key role ... read more
Review Article
5/10/2016
Fereshteh Farshidi, Ghasem Abedi, Mahmood Moosazadeh, Mahdi Afshari
Seroprevalence of Cytomegalovirus infection varies between 40% and 100% worldwide. Different studies carried out in Iran indicate this variation in this country. It is important to estimate the total infection prevalence using a reliable method such as meta- analysis in order to be applied by policymakers. This ... read more
Review Article
23/1/2017
Alireza Mirzaei, Zahra Madjd, Azade Amini Kadijani, Samaneh Alinaghi, Abolfazl Akbari, Gholamreza Tavoosidana
To date, CSCs have been identified in a variety of hematopoietic and solid tumors. Applying CSC in clinical implication still depends on future studies to remove complexities including CSC heterogeneity and CSC similarity to normal stem cells. However, several potential clinical applications including therapeutic, diagnostic and prognostic ... read more
Research Article
23/1/2017
Shahab Mahmoudvand, Khosrow Zamani, Akbar Safaei, Reza Khashei, Mohammad Motamedifar, Zohre Azizi, Jamal Sarvari
Worldwide, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer-related deaths. Infectious agents have long been associated with development of gastrointestinal malignancies including colorectal cancer. Therefore, the aim of this study was to detect Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. gallolyticus and Helicobacter pylori in colorectal cancer tissue specimens ... read more
Research Article
18/1/2017
Roham Salek, Fatemeh Varshoee Tabrizi, Kamran Ghaffarzadegan, Golnaz Sabouri, Azar Fanipakdel
Breast carcinoma is not a homogenous disease. It is divided into 5 pathological subtypes of luminal1, luminal2, strongly Her2 positive, basal like, and normal breast like. Basal like breast carcinoma that accounts for about 15% of all breast cancers has an aggressive clinical behavior with the features ... read more
Research Article
21/1/2017
Safa Najafi, Mehrdad Payandeh, Masoud Sadeghi
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) is the fifth most frequently diagnosed cancer whose incidence has risen by at least 100 percent over the past five decades especially in the West.The aim of this study is to investigate Clinicopathology figures, overall survival (OS) and Progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with ... read more
Research Article
21/1/2017
Ali Emre Tahaoglu, Sait Bakir, Emre Erdogdu, Cem Dane
The aim of this study was to investigate the benefits of the newly revised “The international federation of gynecology and obstetrics (FIGO), 2009” sytem and whether there was a difference in new system comparison to 1988 FİGO staging sytem for endometrial carcinoma.A total of 132 patients ... read more
Research Article
24/1/2017
Meysam Olfatifar, Manoochehr Karami, Abbas Moghimbeigi, Ali Motlagh, Ghodrat Rooshanaee, Elham Partovipour, Mansoureh Abdolahi
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in Iran. The aim of this study was to explore the spatial autocorrelation and the estimation incidence rates variance among Iranian provinces.In this cross-sectional exploratory study, age-standardized incidence rates from 2004 to 2010 were analyzed in order to ... read more
Research Article
24/1/2017
S. Saeed Mohammadi, Farideh Hosseinzadeh, Foroogh Nejatollahi
EGFR (Epidermal growth factor receptor) is overexpressed in a number of cancers and plays an important role in several phenomena such as aggressiveness of tumor, decreased survival of the patient, and resistance to treatments such as hormone therapy, chemotherapy, and also radiation.The aim of this study is ... read more
Research Article
23/1/2017
Amir Shahram Yousefi Kashi, Abolfazl Razzaghdoust, Afshin Rakhsha
Colorectal cancer is one major health problem and cancer-related cause of death in cancer patients in countries such as Iran where the most cases are diagnosed in advanced stages.To evaluate the incidence and severity of toxic effects in colorectal cancer patients who have been treated with two ... read more
Research Article
23/1/2017
Raheleh Moradpoor, Seyed Amir Aledavood, Omid Rajabi, Jamshid Khan Chamani, Ameneh Sazgarnia
Chemotherapy-resistance of melanoma has led to poor prognosis and decreased survival in the patients. Therefore, the addition of adjuvant therapies to the conventional chemotherapy regimens has been taken into consideration to improve the clinical treatments efficiency. In this study, the effect of microwave (MW) Hyperthermia has been ... read more
Research Article
30/1/2017
Mohammad-Hossein Biglu, Hossein Janmohammadi, Lila Mirzapour
Conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) is an unsaturated fatty acid that after the discovery of its anti-cancerous properties numerous researches conducted to increase its concentration in the food products. The current study aimed to review researches in the field of milk enrichment with CLA to identify the main ... read more
Research Article
24/1/2017
Faezeh Kholousi Adab, Zahra Tahmasebi Fard, Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari
As a hormone-dependent cancer, estrogen is involved in the development of breast cancer. CYP1B1 belongs to the P450 superfamily of enzymes and is involved in the metabolism of estrogen. The present study investigates the relationship between CYP1B1*3 rs1056836 polymorphism and breast cancer in Iranian women.The present case-control ... read more
Research Article
27/9/2016
Leila Pourali, Ali Taghizadeh, Mohammad Reza Akhoundi, Fatemeh Varshoei, Ahmadreza Zarifian, Mohammad Sobhan Sheikh Andalibi
Breast cancer is the second most common malignancy in women, worldwide. Several etiologic factors may cause anemia in a patient with breast cancer. Anemia is a prevalent complication in patients with breast cancer who undergo chemotherapy which affects the health status and quality of life in these ... read more
Research Article
7/12/2016
Mansour Azari, Davod Panahi, Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari, Hamid Reza Mirzaei, Hamid Reza Rezvani, Rezvan Zendehdel, Yadollah Mehrabi, Majid Bayatian
Most cytotoxic drugs are unable to discriminate normal cells from cancer cells and they interfere with cell division and could lead to harmful effects such as carcinogenicity, genetic mutation, and teratogenicity. In order to assess dermal occupational exposure to cytotoxic drugs, surface sampling was used to determine ... read more
Case Report
25/1/2017
Mozaffar Aznab
Desmoid tumors, also known as aggressive fibromatosis, grow slowly but are locally aggressive. The therapy strategy consists of surgery, and radiation. Systemic therapy with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, antiestrogen compounds, cytotoxic chemotherapy and protein kinase inhibitors are recommended for recurrence, unresectable, advanced disease and failure to response ... read more
Case Report
7/12/2016
Roham Salek, Noorieh Sharifi Sistani, Mohammad Naser Forghani, Mahboobeh Sadeghi Ivari
Phyllodes tumor (PT) is not a common phenomenon and its coexistence with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is extremely rare. A few of these cases have been reported in the literatures.We report a case of PT that a DCIS tumor has arisen from its epithelial component in ... read more
Brief Report
19/9/2016
Mansour Zabihzadeh, Vahid Karami
Fetography has named the radiography of the fetus in utero. Due to the potential risk of radiation-induced cancers and other malignant effects, this procedure has avoided and has completely replaced by ultrasonography. However it has observed that this invasive procedure has still followed in some clinical departments.The ... read more

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