A Mekni

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extragastrointestinal stromal tumor of the urinary wall bladder: case report and review of the literature
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis
    Pathologica 100:173-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint [Subcutaneous phaeomycotic cyst of the ankle]
    A Mekni
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 37:347-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Intracranial medulloepithelioma. A case report and review of the literature
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 99:11-4. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary central nervous system malignant melanoma: report of 5 cases
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis
    Pathologica 99:71-5. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Simultaneous squamous carcinoma involving the fallopian tube and the uterine cervix
    Amina Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:157-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hemangiopericytoma in the central nervous system. A study of eight cases
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, 7, rue Moncef Bey, Menzeh 7, 2091 Tunis, Tunisia
    Neurochirurgie 54:15-20. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumour of the central nervous system: pathological study of eight cases and review of the literature
    Amina Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathology 41:649-54. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Malignant cerebellar ganglioglioma. A case report and review of the literature]
    A Mekni
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007, Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 52:119-22. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Chordoid meningioma. Two cases]
    E Braham
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 53:39-42. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic secretory meningioma: a case report
    L Ferchichi
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Pathologica 98:153-5. 2006

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Extragastrointestinal stromal tumor of the urinary wall bladder: case report and review of the literature
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis
    Pathologica 100:173-5. 2008
    ..This case illustrates that tumours which are phenotypically and genotypically similar to GISTs may present in sites other than the tubular gastrointestinal tract...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Subcutaneous phaeomycotic cyst of the ankle]
    A Mekni
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 37:347-9. 2007
    ..Histopathologic examination showed a granuloma with central abscess surrounded by a thick fibrous tissue. After staining with PAS, septate hyphae and spores were found in the granuloma, consistent with a phaeomycotic cyst...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intracranial medulloepithelioma. A case report and review of the literature
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 99:11-4. 2007
    ..Based on a review of the thirty seven cases reported in the literature, they analyse the clinical, histological, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and therapeutic features of this rare nervous system tumour...
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary central nervous system malignant melanoma: report of 5 cases
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis
    Pathologica 99:71-5. 2007
    ..Radiological findings showed a solitary intra parenchymal lesion with variable enhancement after gadolinium administration. All patients underwent surgical treatment. Histologic examination revealed primary melanoma...
  5. doi request reprint Simultaneous squamous carcinoma involving the fallopian tube and the uterine cervix
    Amina Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:157-9. 2008
    ..Primary fallopian tube carcinoma are extremely rare and are most commonly of serous or endometrioid type. Primary squamous cell carcinomas are exceptional with only three cases reported in the English literature...
  6. doi request reprint Hemangiopericytoma in the central nervous system. A study of eight cases
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, 7, rue Moncef Bey, Menzeh 7, 2091 Tunis, Tunisia
    Neurochirurgie 54:15-20. 2008
    ..Our study presents the pathological features of CNS-HPC as a distinct entity from both meningioma and solitary fibrous tumors. A comparative review of literature with our results is discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumour of the central nervous system: pathological study of eight cases and review of the literature
    Amina Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathology 41:649-54. 2009
    ..Histologically, they can be similar to haemangiopericytoma or fibrous meningioma. We present herewith a pathological study of eight patients with SFT and compare our results with the published data...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Malignant cerebellar ganglioglioma. A case report and review of the literature]
    A Mekni
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007, Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 52:119-22. 2006
    ..This case allows direct comparison between the histological findings in a multiform glioblastoma and a ganglioglioma. It also documents the aggressive biologic behavior of this complex neoplasm...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Chordoid meningioma. Two cases]
    E Braham
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 53:39-42. 2007
    ..Radiological findings were temporoparietal and temporofrontal lesions with intense enhancement after contrast injection. Complete surgical resection was performed. Histopathologic findings were consistent with chordoid meningioma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic secretory meningioma: a case report
    L Ferchichi
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Pathologica 98:153-5. 2006
    ..The tumour was partially removed. The histological diagnosis was secretory meningioma with many mitotic figures, a high MIB-1 labeling index and a brain invasion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary cutaneous leiomyosarcoma: a histological and immunohistochemical study of 4 cases
    F Limaiem
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 99:415-9. 2007
    ..No metastases were observed. Long-term follow-up of patients with cutaneous leiomyosarcoma is mandatory to detect local recurrence and distant metastases that can occur even years after the initial excision...
  12. ncbi request reprint Extraventricular neurocytoma in a child mimicking oligodendroglioma: a diagnostic pitfall
    F Limaiem
    Department of Pathology, La Rabta Hospital, Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 101:105-7. 2009
    ..The authors describe the clinicopathological features of this rare entity with special emphasis on differential diagnosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Malignant granular cell tumor of the abdominal wall
    I Chelly
    Departement of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 97:130-2. 2005
    ..Malignant variant is rare and the abdominal wall site is extremely uncommon. Regarding this clinical case and the literature the authors purpose to review the criteria of malignancy...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Hydatid cyst of the posterior fossa]
    E Braham
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 37:281-3. 2007
    ..Operative finding revealed a hydatid cyst. The histological examination of the tissue sample confirmed the diagnosis. The patient was given albendazole post operatively. She feels well six months later...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Unusual presentation of visceral leishmaniasis in an immunocompetent patient]
    M Bel Haj Salah
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 36:167-9. 2006
    ..Thus it seems interesting to perform a duodenal biopsy in case of a difficult diagnostic even in the absence of gastrointestinal symptoms and/or HIV infection...
  16. doi request reprint [Epidemiology of extrapulmonary hydatid cysts: 265 Tunisian cases]
    S Bellil
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, Bab Saadoun, 1007 Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 39:341-3. 2009
    ..The authors wanted to analyze the epidemiological features of extrapulmonary hydatid cysts and compare their results with those reported in literature...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Benign sacrococcygeal teratoma in an adult]
    I Bettaieb
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 53:299-302. 2007
    ..We report a case of a benign sacroccygeal teratoma diagnosed in a 25-year-old male and discuss clinical features, pathological considerations and treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Rhinocerebral mucormycosis: A case report]
    A Zeddini
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, 7, rue Moncef Bey, Menzeh 7, 2091 Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Mal Infect 36:517-9. 2006
    ..Our patient was treated by an association of amphotericin B and surgical debridement. This observation provides on opportunity to recall clinical, histopathological, and therapeutic aspects of rhinocerebral mucormycosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous gamma-delta T-cell lymphoma arising in the setting of Behcet's disease
    I Chelly
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis
    Pathologica 100:166-9. 2008
    ..Through a review of the current literature, the authors analyse the unique clinicopathological, molecular and immunohistochemical features of this rare cutaneous lymphoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Leiomyoma of the nasal cavity. A case report
    M Bel Haj Salah
    Hospital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 97:376-7. 2005
    ..We report a case of a rare leiomyoma of the nasal cavity. The pathological and the clinical characteristics of this tumour are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Huge cystic lymphangioma of the adrenal gland. A case report and review of the literature
    I Bettaieb
    La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 99:19-21. 2007
    ..In presenting this case and reviewing the literature, we seek to make better known the epidemiologic, the clinicopathologic presentation and the prognosis of this rare entity...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Pseudotumoral gastric amyloidosis]
    L Ferchichi
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Rev Med Interne 27:886-8. 2006
    ..Localized gastric amyloidosis is rare. It should be considered in differentiation of gastric tumors, in which biopsy is the only means to confirm the diagnosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intracerebellar granulocytic sarcoma. A case report
    I Chelly
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 97:335-7. 2005
    ..There are still no conclusive treatment strategies for this entity; however, early antileukemic chemotherapy seems to lower the probability of developing systemic disease and thus prolong survival...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Bone metastasis from a glioblastoma: An unusual course!]
    I Chelly
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, Bab Saadoun, 1007 Tunis, Tunisie
    Neurochirurgie 52:367-70. 2006
    ..Metastases usually involve the lungs, pleura, lymph nodes and occasionally the bone. We report herein a case of bone dissemination occurring 18 month after the initial diagnosis and treatment of supratentorial glioblastoma...
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal epithelioid angiomyolipoma: a case report and literature review
    F Limaiem
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 100:31-5. 2008
    ..Only a relatively small number of cases of epithelioid angiomyolipoma of the kidney have been reported...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Three cases of cutaneous blastomycosis]
    L Ferchichi
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis
    Med Mal Infect 36:285-7. 2006
    ..The three cases reported presented with skin involvement only, suggesting a cutaneous inoculation of Blastomyces dermatitidis. The diagnostic criteria of cutaneous blastomycosis are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Paratesticular angiomyofibroblastoma: case report and review of the literature
    A Blel
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 100:489-91. 2008
    ..These histological findings are consistent with angiomyofibroblastoma. The patient was followed up for 4 years without recurrence...
  28. ncbi request reprint Staging of the urinary bladder tumors
    N Kchir
    Laboratory of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, Tunis
    Tunis Med 83:24-5. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Canalicular adenoma of buccal mucosa
    F Maamouri
    Department of Pathology, Rabta Hospital, Tunis
    Pathologica 99:69-70. 2007
    ..He was suffering of a slowly growing and painless nodule of the right buccal mucosa. The treatment was surgery and histological findings were consistent with the diagnosis of canalicular adenoma. No recurrence was noted one year later...
  30. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic small round cell tumor of the abdomen. Report of two cases
    A Mekni
    Department of Pathology, Hospital La Rabta, Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie Department of Gastroenterology
    Pathologica 99:54-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this work is to report two new cases of DSRCT and to review the literature to clarify its epidemiological, clinical and pathological aspects...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Endometrioid carcinoma of the Fallopian tube arising in tubo-ovarian endometriosis. A case report]
    S Bouraoui
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta, 1007 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisie
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:43-5. 2003
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  32. ncbi request reprint [Subcutaneous hydatid cyst. Case report of an exceptional location]
    H Bedioui
    Service de chirurgie générale A, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis
    Med Trop (Mars) 67:181-2. 2007
    ..Complete surgical resection of the mass was performed with uneventful postoperative recovery. Histopathological examination of the surgical specimen demonstrated multivesicular hydatid cyst...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Carcinosarcoma of the urinary bladder. Report of three cases]
    Mariem Bel Haj Salah
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologique, Hopital La Rabta
    Tunis Med 85:982-4. 2007
    ..The two first cases were remarkable respectively by the presence of chondrosarcomatous and osteosarcomatous components...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Extraskeletal mesenchymal chondrosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature]
    S Hannachi-Sassi
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Institut Salah Azaiez Bab Saadoun, 1006 Tunis, Tunisie
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 90:265-8. 2004
    ..Amputation of the left lower limb and metastasectomy were performed. At last follow-up, the patient presented permeation nodules on the scalp...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Renal actinomycosis: a case report]
    I Chelly
    Service d Anatomopathologie, hôpital La Rabta de Tunis, Tunisie
    Med Trop (Mars) 66:266-8. 2006
    ..Ultrasound-guided needle biopsy of the lesion can achieve diagnosis and avoid nephrectomy since medical treatment using antimicrobial therapy is effective...
  36. ncbi request reprint Osteosarcoma with rhabdomyosarcomatous component or so-called malignant mesenchymoma of bone
    K Mrad
    Surgical Pathology Department, Salah Azaiez Institute, 1006 Bab Saadoun, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pathologica 96:475-8. 2004
    ..Primary malignant mesenchymoma of the bone is a rare neoplasm consisting of two or more unrelated malignant mesenchymal components. The literature reports fewer than 20 cases, most of which were composed of osteosarcoma and liposarcoma...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Ureteric valves: a report of two cases]
    Y Nouira
    Service d Urologie, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Ann Chir 131:567-70. 2006
    ..Treatment consisted in ureteric resection-anastomosis with favourable outcome. Based on a review of the literature, we discuss epidemiologic, etiologic, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of this malformation...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Idiopathic granulomatous hypophysitis: clinical apppearance and imaging]
    S Nagi
    Service de Neuroradiologie, Institut National de Neurologie, 1007 La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    J Neuroradiol 29:43-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this work is to discuss the different clinical and radiological aspects of the disease with a special emphasis on differential diagnosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Lipoma of the skull base. A case report]
    K Nouira
    Service de Radiologie, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 122:97-9. 2005
    ..Intra osseous lipomas are rare benign tumours that occur most frequently within the metaphysis of long bones. Involvement of the skull base is exceptional. We report a case of a lipoma of the skull base discovered incidentally...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Testicular lymphoma: report of 4 cases]
    I Chelly
    Service d Anatomopathologie, Hopital La Rabta
    Tunis Med 85:896-8. 2007
    ..Disease course is usually aggressive, with widespread organ involvement. Retrospective analyses show a poor prognosis for this presentation...