Investigation of hydatid cyst with a focus on cases with multiple locations

Koosha Rokhzadi; Mohammad Bakhtiar Hesam Shariati; Kaveh Haji-Allahverdipoor; Susan Mohammadi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2024, , Pages 45-48

  Hydatid cyst, a common ailment affecting both humans and animals, has the potential to develop in various anatomical locations, with the liver and lungs being the primary sites of occurrence. Individuals in endemic regions, particularly those involved in livestock farming, face an increased risk of exposure ...  Read More

Iron Load Evaluation of Adrenal Glands and Kidneys by using MRI T2* In Iranian Thalassemia Patients

Afshan Shirkavand; Zahra Razaghi; Sharam Akhlaghpoor; Azita Azarkeivan; Mehran Karimi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, , Pages 50-57

  Introduction: Multi-organ iron load is prevalent crucial side effect in thalassemic patients due to repeated transfusions, and high intestinal iron absorption. MRI T2* has demonstrated its potency as a non-invasive technique for the imaging of hemosiderosis in thalassemia. We aim to investigate the iron ...  Read More

The overexpression of COX 2 in Wilms’ tumor

Sara Hashemi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , February 2014, , Pages 33-37

  Cyclooxygenase 2 has become an important pharmacological target in anticancer therapy due to the over expression of COX 2 in pathological conditions. Wilms’ tumor is a common kidney cancer in children which has shown an increase in COX 2 enzyme level. Here we reviewed various articles that considered ...  Read More