Editorial
29/6/2016
Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari
Review Article
8/6/2016
Sameep Kadakia, David Chan, Moustafa Mourad, Yadranko Ducic
Cutaneous head and neck melanoma is a challenging disease owing to its aggressive nature and often times advanced stage at presentation. Age, sex, and subsite are three prognostic indicators which can be determined prior to treatment or testing, and can allow the practitioner to counsel the patient ... read more
Review Article
24/4/2016
Reza Shekarriz-Foumani, Faezeh Khodaie
Breast cancer has been considered as one of the most common types of cancer among the women worldwide, and patients with breast neoplasms have been reported with high prevalence of low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels.Our aim was to evaluate the correlation of plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D deficiency with ... read more
Research Article
13/6/2016
Touraj Mahmoudi, Hamid Farahani, Hossein Nobakht, Reza Dabiri, Mohammad Reza Zali
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer and the fourth leading cause of cancer-related mortality around the world.With regard to the role of obesity in colorectal cancer (CRC) and the role of leptin in obesity, we investigated whether leptin (LEP) and leptin receptor (LEPR) ... read more
Research Article
14/6/2016
Amir Shahram Yousefi Kashi, Samira Khaledi, Mohammad Houshyari
Radiotherapy is the gold standard for treatment of prostrate cancer as it can cover an adequate area of tissues at risk for metastasis.We evaluated the Pelvic lymph node coverage of conventional radiotherapy fields based on bone and vessels landmarks using computed tomography (CT) simulation in patients with ... read more
Research Article
25/4/2016
Nasrollah Saghravanian, Maryam Zamanzadeh, Zahra Meshkat, Monavar Afzal Aghaee, Roham Salek
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the most common malignancy of the oral cavity. A relationship between the human papilloma virus (HPV) infection and the prognosis of oral cavity SCC (OCSCC) has been discussed before.We investigated the prevalence rate of HPV status in patients with OCSCC, and its ... read more
Research Article
13/6/2016
Bayazid Ghaderi, Sabrieh Amini, Farzad Maroofi, Chiya Jalali, Mitra Javanmardi, Daem Roshani, Mohammad Abdi
B cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia is one of the most frequent hematologic malignancies in the world. Cellular surface CD markers and serum Beta-2-microglobulin may be used as a prognostic tool in CLL patients.In the present study we introduce serum adenosine deaminase as a diagnostic marker in CLL.Blood ... read more
Research Article
13/6/2016
Malihe Hasanzadeh, Norrie Sharifi, Marjaneh Farazestanian, Seyed Saman Nazemian, Faezeh Madani Sani
Finding a tumor marker to predict the aggressive behavior of molar pregnancy in early stages has yet been a topic for studies.In this survey we planned to study patients with molar pregnancy to 1) assess the p53 and c-erbB-2 expression in trophoblastic tissue, 2) to study the ... read more
Research Article
15/6/2016
Zahra Taherian-Esfahani, Atieh Abedin-Do, Zahra Nouri, Reza Mirfakhraie, Soudeh Ghafouri-Fard, Elahe Motevaseli
Lactobacilli are a group of beneficial bacteria whose anti cancer effects have been evaluated in different cancer cell lines as well as animal models and human subjects. Such anti cancer effects can be exerted via different mechanisms such as modulation of immune response as well as inhibition ... read more
Research Article
24/4/2016
Masoud Bahrami
Cancer is the third main cause of death in Iran only after cardiovascular diseases and accidents.The main aim of this research study was to identify nurses’ understanding of cancer patients’ Quality of Life (QoL) in an Iranian context.This descriptive correlational study was conducted in an educative referral ... read more
Case Report
18/6/2016
Maryam Sadat Hosseini, Tahereh Ashrafganjoei, Ainaz Sourati, Morteza Tabatabeifar, Mahdiss Mohamadianamiri
Rhabdomyosarcoma has known as a highly malignant soft tissue sarcoma. It has been the most common soft tissue sarcoma in childhood, accounting for about 3 to 4 % of all cases of childhood cancer. Rhabdomyosarcoma was rare in adults, accounting for 3% of all soft-tissue sarcomas. embryonal ... read more
Case Report
13/6/2016
Mozaffar Aznab, Mansour Khazaei
Stevens-Johnson syndrome has been an acute, usually self-limiting disease of the skin and mucous membranes. This case report has presented an evidence of the development Stevens - Johnson syndrome associated with combination chemotherapy administration of 5FU, gemcitabin and cisplatin in a patient with biliary tract cancer. Our ... read more

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