Bita Geramizadeh

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Affiliation: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brush cytology of gastric malignancies
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz 71344, Iran
    Acta Cytol 46:693-6. 2002
  2. pmc Ciliated hepatic foregut cyst mimicking a hydatid cyst: a case report and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, 71345 1864, Iran
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 14:142-3. 2008
  3. pmc Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma: Report of a case and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology and Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 5:42-4. 2010
  4. pmc Cytologic comparison between malignant and regenerative nodules in the background of cirrhosis
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 12:448-52. 2012
  5. pmc Intrathoracic lipoblastoma in a 15-month-old infant
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center
    Rare Tumors 3:e51. 2011
  6. pmc Merkel cell carcinoma in a 17-year-old boy, report of a highly aggressive fatal case and review of the literature
    Saeed Marzban
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Rare Tumors 3:e34. 2011
  7. pmc Testicular papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma: a rare case report and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology
    Rare Tumors 3:e44. 2011
  8. pmc Serum hyaluronic Acid as a noninvasive marker of hepatic fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Gastroenterology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 14:174-7. 2008
  9. pmc Primary Involvement of Allografted liver in Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders, Report of Two Pediatric Cases and Review of the Literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran Red Crescent Med J 14:719-21. 2012
  10. pmc Isolated renal mucormycosis after liver transplantation:an unusual case report
    B Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran Red Crescent Med J 14:447-50. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Brush cytology of gastric malignancies
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz 71344, Iran
    Acta Cytol 46:693-6. 2002
    ..To compare endoscopic biopsy and cytology versus biopsy alone in the diagnosis of gastric malignancies...
  2. pmc Ciliated hepatic foregut cyst mimicking a hydatid cyst: a case report and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, 71345 1864, Iran
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 14:142-3. 2008
    ..Clinical, paraclinical, and imaging studies all suggested the presence of a hydatid cyst. Pathological studies after the resection of the cyst showed the presence of a ciliated hepatic foregut cyst...
  3. pmc Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma: Report of a case and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology and Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 5:42-4. 2010
    ..An accurate pathologic diagnosis is crucial. Until now, <60 cases of this tumor type have been reported. Herein, we report a 3-month-old boy with intractable seizure who was found to have DIG after surgery...
  4. pmc Cytologic comparison between malignant and regenerative nodules in the background of cirrhosis
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 12:448-52. 2012
    ..Meanwhile, false negative and positive cases are present. Fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy can be helpful to identify well-differentiated HCCs with low risk of vascular invasion and better prognosis following transplantation...
  5. pmc Intrathoracic lipoblastoma in a 15-month-old infant
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center
    Rare Tumors 3:e51. 2011
    ..Lipoblastoma has been considered as a tumor of soft tissue, but it should also be considered as a rare cause of intrathoracic masses of young children...
  6. pmc Merkel cell carcinoma in a 17-year-old boy, report of a highly aggressive fatal case and review of the literature
    Saeed Marzban
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Rare Tumors 3:e34. 2011
    ..Herein we report our experience with a highly aggressive fatal Merkel cell carcinoma in an immunocompetent 17-year-old boy. Its characteristics and treatment modalities will be also discussed...
  7. pmc Testicular papillary serous cystadenocarcinoma: a rare case report and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology
    Rare Tumors 3:e44. 2011
    ..The best treatment is radial orchiectomy and it is very resistant to chemoradiation. Our case was well after orchiectomy and now after a year he is doing well and completely symptom free...
  8. pmc Serum hyaluronic Acid as a noninvasive marker of hepatic fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Gastroenterology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 14:174-7. 2008
    ..HA is well correlated with the stage of fibrosis and can reflect the severity of fibrosis. Thus, it can be used as a noninvasive test to monitor these patients...
  9. pmc Primary Involvement of Allografted liver in Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders, Report of Two Pediatric Cases and Review of the Literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran Red Crescent Med J 14:719-21. 2012
    ..Now after a few months; both of the patients are alive with normal liver function tests and negative imaging studies...
  10. pmc Isolated renal mucormycosis after liver transplantation:an unusual case report
    B Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran Red Crescent Med J 14:447-50. 2012
    ..Herein we report an extremely rare case of isolated renal mucormycosis in a liver transplant patient who was successfully treated with nephrectomy...
  11. pmc Frequency of Two Common HFE Gene Mutations (C282Y and H63D) in a Group of Iranian Patients With Cryptogenic Cirrhosis
    Zahra Jowkar
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 11:887-9. 2011
    ....
  12. pmc Intrascrotal solitary neurofibroma: A case report and review of the literature
    Mohammad Mehdi Hosseini
    Department of Urology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Urol Ann 4:119-21. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, less than 10 cases have been reported in the English literature. Herein, we report a 52-year-old man with the diagnosis of scrotal solitary neurofibroma...
  13. pmc Squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus and adenocarcinoma of gastroesophageal junction, a rare coincidence
    B Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran Red Crescent Med J 13:507-9. 2011
    ..Herein, we report a patient with esophageal SCC whose gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma was also detected after pathologic examination of the resected specimen...
  14. pmc Clitoromegaly caused by cavernous hemangioma: A rare case report and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Urol Ann 4:175-7. 2012
    ..Herein, we report our experience with a 16-year-old girl who presented with clitoromegaly and normal hormonal assay that turned out to be clitoral cavernous hemangioma after pathologic examination of the clitoral mass...
  15. pmc Alveolar echinococcosis of the liver: report of three cases from different geographic areas of iran
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, IR Iran Department of Pathology, Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 12:e6143. 2012
    ..AE has been reported to occur in people from the north of Iran; however, until now there have been no cases of AE reportedfrom the southern provinces, such as Khuzestan...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in explanted livers of patients with genotype d HBV cirrhosis: report of the first experience from Iran
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:348-50. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine the impact of hepatitis B virus (HBV) as a cause of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in a single liver transplant center in Iran. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of enteric nervous system in hirschsprung's disease and intestinal neuronal dysplasia
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Histol Histopathol 28:345-51. 2013
    ..The purpose of this research was to study the immunohistochemical findings of enteric nervous system in these two motility disorders in comparison with colectomies without motility disorder...
  18. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal basidiobolomycosis, an emerging infection in the immunocompetent host: a report of 14 patients
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, PO BOX 71345 1864, Shiraz, Iran
    J Med Microbiol 61:1770-4. 2012
    ..Diagnosis of this disease requires a high index of suspicion in patients presenting with abdominal symptoms, fever, gastrointestinal mass and eosinophilia accompanied by a high erythrocyte sedimentation rate...
  19. doi request reprint Causes of hepatic granuloma: a 12-year single center experience from southern Iran
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 14:288-9. 2011
    ..Until now, there are few published studies about the etiology of hepatic granuloma in Iran. In this study, we attempt to determine the causes of hepatic granuloma from one of the largest referral centers in this country...
  20. doi request reprint Intrapulmonary solitary fibrous tumor with bronchial involvement: a rare case report in a child
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, PO BOX 71345 1864, Shiraz, Iran
    J Pediatr Surg 45:249-51. 2010
    ..Our review of the English literature suggests that it has not previously been reported in children younger than 10 years. Herein, the occurrence of such a rare lesion invading the tracheobronchial tree is reported in a 7-year-old boy...
  21. doi request reprint Clinical, endoscopic and pathologic spectrum of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced colitis
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, PO BOX 71345 1864, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Gastroenterol 28:150-3. 2009
    ..1%) and solitary or multiple deep ulcers in 6 (25%). Histology showed erosions in 12 (50%) and lymphocytic colitis in 9 (37.5%); histology was normal in 4 (16.6%). NSAID-induced colonic damage may have clinically significant sequel...
  22. ncbi request reprint Useful markers for differential diagnosis of oncocytoma, chromophobe renal cell carcinoma and conventional renal cell carcinoma
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:167-71. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Functioning adrenocortical oncocytoma: a case report and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, PO BOX 71345 1864, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:237-9. 2008
    ..Less than five functioning types of them are reported and most of the reported cases are incidentally found. We herein report a case of functioning adrenocortical oncocytoma of the left adrenal cortex in a young woman...
  24. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory pseudotumor of the liver: two case reports and a review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:210-2. 2009
    ..These two cases are reported to emphasize IPT of the liver as a differential diagnosis of hepatic masses in children because recognition of this condition before operation can avoid unnecessary surgery...
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal carcinoid tumor
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:462-4. 2009
    ..We report a patient with primary carcinoid tumor of kidney in a middle-aged woman treated by nephrectomy and review the literature concerning this kind of neoplasm...
  26. doi request reprint Hepatobiliary cystadenoma mimicking liver hydatid cyst
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:556-8. 2010
    ..Histopathologic examination revealed a mucinous hepatic cystadenoma with ovarian-like stroma. She had an uneventful postoperative course and now, after one year, she is doing well...
  27. doi request reprint Post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disorder after liver transplantation: report of 5 cases among more than 550 liver transplants in Iran
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Center, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:417-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we report our first experiences with PTLD following liver transplantation in Iran...
  28. doi request reprint Primary malignant rhabdoid tumor of the stomach, a rare case report and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, PO BOX 71345 1864, Iran
    J Gastrointest Cancer 41:269-71. 2010
    ..Resected specimen showed primary malignant rhabdoid tumor. The patient died 24 h after surgery with no additional therapy. Our case emphasizes on this very rare subtype of gastric tumor, with extremely aggressive behavior...
  29. ncbi request reprint Assessing the interstitial cells of Cajal, cells of enteric nervous system and neurotransmitters in slow transit constipation, using immunohistochemistry for CD117, PGP9.5 and serotonin
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1670-4. 2009
    ..Slow transit constipation is one of the common causes of chronic constipation, in which the intestinal diameter is normal, but its transit time is markedly increased. The underlying cause in this disease is not definitely understood...
  30. doi request reprint Invasion of esophageal leiomyoma by coexistent overlying squamous cell carcinoma
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    J Gastrointest Cancer 40:131-2. 2009
    ..Coexistence of leiomyoma and squamous cell carcinoma of esophagus has rarely been reported...
  31. ncbi request reprint Value of serum cystatin C as a marker of renal function in the early post kidney transplant period
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:1015-7. 2009
    ..625). Therefore, we recommend using sCyC may be used as a marker of renal function after one-week post kidney transplantation...
  32. doi request reprint Hepatic angiosarcoma of childhood: a case report and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Iran
    J Pediatr Surg 46:e9-11. 2011
    ..Herein, we report our experience in a case of hepatic angiosarcoma in a child who presented with a huge unresectable mass that underwent liver transplantation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Malignant epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the bladder: the first case report in a child
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1443-5. 2009
    ..A 4-year-old boy with a huge bladder mass, with the pathologic diagnosis of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma, is the first patient with this lesion described in the pediatric age-group...
  34. doi request reprint A nested PCR method for the identification of hepatitis B virus genotype in paraffin blocks of formalin-fixed liver biopsies
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:455-8. 2008
    ..The tissue genotype was just the same as that found in serum. The procedure was easy and good for large scale studies.Genotyping in the paraffin-embedded formalin-fixed stored liver tissue can be done with the same accuracy of the serum...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of subcutaneous masses caused by Aspergillus: a report of 2 cases
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Acta Cytol 49:666-8. 2005
    ..One case of hepatic and subcutaneous masses was diagnosed as Aspergillus by fine needle aspiration and confirmed by culture and histology...
  36. ncbi request reprint Histologic differentiation of hepatocellular carcinoma from adenocarcinoma by a simple panel: evaluation of the pitfalls
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 50:507-10. 2007
    ..These two reliable markers are recommended for the initial step of differential diagnosis between HCC and MA and for the confirmation of the histologic diagnosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Visceral leishmaniasis with duodenal involvement: three immunocompetent cases from southern Iran
    B Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Centre, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 71345 1864, Shiraz, Iran
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 100:637-40. 2006
  38. doi request reprint Primary glomus tumor of the liver: a rare case report and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:584-7. 2011
    ..Tumor cells were reactive with CD34 and SMA. The patient's follow up failed to show any evidence of malignant behavior or tumor recurrence. This report is the third primary glomus tumor of the liver in the English literature...
  39. ncbi request reprint Neonatal gastrointestinal stromal tumor. Report of a case and review of literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Pathology Department, Medical School of Shiraz University, Shiraz 71344, Iran
    J Pediatr Surg 40:572-4. 2005
    ..The tumor showed positive vimentin and c-kit but negative for all other markers (desmin, actin, S100, NSE, and CD-34). So the case was an undifferentiated GIST. After 1 year of follow-up the patient was completely normal...
  40. ncbi request reprint Urine cytology as a useful screening method for polyoma virus nephropathy in renal transplant patients: a single-center experience
    B Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Transplant Proc 38:2923-5. 2006
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the pericardium: a case report
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Cardiovasc Pathol 17:339-41. 2008
    ..A large pericardial mass, which was found to be a perivascular epithelioid cell tumor, was excised from a 20-year-old man. To our knowledge, this is the first report of this distinctive neoplasm as a pericardial mass...
  42. ncbi request reprint Incidence of reactive antibodies against epstein-barr in a group of renal transplant patients
    B Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Transplant Proc 37:3051-2. 2005
    ..In conclusion we believe that the best easiest method to detect EBV infection in immunocompromised patients is VCA IgM ELISA; a qualitative PCR alone is not sufficient for this evaluation...
  43. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal zygomycosis: a report of three cases
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Transplant Research Center, Pathology Department, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, PO BOX 71345 1864, Shiraz, Iran
    Mycopathologia 164:35-8. 2007
    ..All the three patients responded favorably to management strategy that included surgical resection of the infected portion of the bowel and institution of specific antifungal therapy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of D-penicillamine on liver fibrosis and inflammation in Wilson disease
    Kourosh Kazemi
    Shiraz Organ Transplantation Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:261-3. 2008
    ..Excess copper accumulation leads to liver injury. D-penicillamine primarily can inhibit fibrogenesis and prevent the appearance of scar lesions in the liver. We studied this phenomenon in our patients...
  45. doi request reprint A study of the impact of cytokine gene polymorphism in acute rejection of renal transplant recipients
    Mohammad Hossein Karimi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, and Transplant Center, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 39:509-15. 2012
    ..05). Consequently, our results show that IL-6 G-174C and IFN-γ T+874A gene polymorphisms have predictive values for acute rejection after renal transplantation in Iranian patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint De novo inflammatory bowel disease after pediatric orthotopic liver transplant: a case report
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 7:145-8. 2009
    ..However, both the exacerbation of inflammatory bowel disease and de novo inflammatory bowel disease after orthotopic liver transplant (despite sufficient allograft immunosuppressive therapy) have been described...
  47. doi request reprint Association of IL-6 promoter and IFN-γ gene polymorphisms with acute rejection of liver transplantation
    Mohammad Hossein Karimi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 38:4437-43. 2011
    ..High producer genotype of IL-6 is a genetic risk factor and IFN-γ is a protective factor for acute rejection development...
  48. doi request reprint Vitamin D receptor genotype in pancreas allograft: a pilot study
    Marjan Rahsaz
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 10:487-91. 2012
    ..Vitamin D receptor agonists have been shown to increase long-term allograft survival in humans...
  49. doi request reprint Liver transplant in a case of arthrogryposis-renal tubular dysfunction-cholestasis syndrome with severe intractable pruritus
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Nemazee Teaching Hospital, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 11:290-2. 2013
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is a first case of someone with arthrogryposis-renal tubular dysfunction-cholestasis syndrome who underwent a liver transplant and is in good condition more than 5 years after surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Association between tacrolimus concentration and genetic polymorphisms of CYP3A5 and ABCB1 during the early stage after liver transplant in an Iranian population
    Marjan Rahsaz
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 10:24-9. 2012
    ..Tacrolimus is a substrate of cytochrome P-450 3A enzyme and the drug transporter, P-glycoprotein...
  51. ncbi request reprint The IFN-gamma allele is correlated to moderate-to-severe acute graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic stem cell transplant
    Mohammad Hossein Karimi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 8:125-9. 2010
    ..We evaluated gene polymorphisms of IL-6 G-174C, TGF-beta T+869C, IL-4 C-590T, and IFN-alpha T+874A cytokines in bone marrow transplant patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin as a novel indicator of malnutrition and inflammation in hemodialysis patients
    Maryam Ekramzadeh
    Department of Nutrition, Shiraz School of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Kidney Dis 7:304-8. 2013
    ..Adiponectin is an adipocytokine exclusively produced by adipose tissue. The aim of this study was to further elucidate the association between serum adiponectin levels and the nutritional status of hemodialysis patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint Role of rectal biopsy in predicting response to intrasphincteric botulinum toxin injection for obstructive symptoms after a pullthrough operation
    Seyed Mohammad Vahid Hosseini
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Gastroenterol 27:99-102. 2008
    ..Our aim was to correlate the pathological results and clinical response in patients who underwent botulinum toxin (BT) injection for obstructive symptoms (OS) after a pullthrough operation for Hirschsprung's disease (HD)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Thiopurine S-methyltransferase polymorphism in Iranian kidney transplant recipients
    Mahdokht Hossein Aghdaie
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:241-6. 2011
    ..Genetic polymorphisms influence thiopurine S-methyltransferase activity. There are 3 variant alleles: thiopurine S-methyltransferase*2, *3A, and *3C are responsible for more than 95% cases of low-enzyme activity...
  55. ncbi request reprint Influence of endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms (-786T/C, 4a4b, 894G/T) on Iranian kidney transplant recipients
    Negar Azarpira
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 11:21-6. 2013
    ..This study sought to examine the association between single nucleotide polymorphisms in endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene (rs 2070744, 27VNTR, and rs1799983) and the development of acute rejection in renal transplant patients...
  56. doi request reprint Influence of glutathione S-transferase M1 and T1 polymorphisms with acute rejection in Iranian liver transplant recipients
    Negar Azarpira
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 37:21-5. 2010
    ..However, these findings need to be confirmed in a larger series of patients...
  57. doi request reprint Pathology of pediatric liver tumors, a single center experience from south of Iran
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 53:422-6. 2010
    ....
  58. pmc Hepatitis B virus genotypes in southwest Iran: molecular, serological and clinical outcomes
    Anahita Mojiri
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research Center, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 14:1510-3. 2008
    ..To investigate the associations of hepatitis B virus (HBV) genotype with HBeAg and anti-HBe status, alanine aminotransferase (ALT) levels and HBV-DNA detection in different groups of HBV-infected patients in southwest Iran...
  59. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms in liver transplant recipients
    Negar Azarpira
    Organ Transplant Research CenterPathology Department, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 8:314-7. 2010
    ..In the present study, the association between Iranian patients with liver transplant and the polymorphism of vitamin D receptor FokI T>C (rs10735810) was investigated...
  60. ncbi request reprint Association of the costimulatory molecule gene polymorphisms and active cytomegalovirus infection in hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients
    Mahdiyar Iravani Saadi
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Namazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 40:5833-42. 2013
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Association of IL-17, IL-21, and IL-23R gene polymorphisms with HBV infection in kidney transplant patients
    Sara Hejr
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Viral Immunol 26:201-6. 2013
    ..A better evaluation of HBV infection in kidney transplant patients is needed...
  62. ncbi request reprint A rare incidence of angiomyolipoma after kidney transplantation
    Jamshid Roozbeh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Namazi Hospital and Organ Transplant Research Center, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Kidney Dis 6:311-3. 2012
    ..We describe the first case of isolated angiomyolipoma in the kidney allograft developed 3 years after transplantation and treated with partial nephrectomy of the allograft...
  63. ncbi request reprint Reduction of the severity of ischemia reperfusion-induced pancreatitis by ischemic pre-conditioning of the liver
    Saman Nikeghbalian
    Department of Surgery, University of Shiraz Medical Sciences and Health Services, Transplantation Research Centre, Shiraz, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:1010-4. 2009
    ..Our study suggests that ischemic pre-conditioning of the liver reduces the severity of ischemia-reperfusion-induced pancreatitis. These effects are partly related to the reduction of pro-inflammatory interleukin -1beta...
  64. doi request reprint Prevalence of celiac disease in healthy Iranian school children
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Gastroenterohepatology Research Center, Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Shiraz 7193711351, Iran
    Ann Saudi Med 33:159-61. 2013
    ..In this study we investigated the prevalence of silent celiac disease in healthy children in our area...
  65. doi request reprint Nested stromal epithelial tumor of liver presenting with Cushing syndrome: a rare case report
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 55:253-5. 2012
    ..Herein we report our experience with an 8-year-old boy presented with Cushing's syndrome because of ectopic ACTH production by this tumor...
  66. doi request reprint Association of genetic variation in co-stimulatory molecule genes with outcome of liver transplant in Iranian patients
    Mohammad Hossein Karimi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Gene 504:127-32. 2012
    ..The present results demonstrate that potentially functional genetic variation in T-cell co-stimulatory molecules including ICOS, CTLA4 and CD28 can influence liver transplant outcome...
  67. doi request reprint The frequency and distribution of thiopurine S-methyltransferase alleles in south Iranian population
    Maryam Moini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 39:4581-7. 2012
    ..This view may help clinicians to choose an appropriate strategy for thiopurine drugs and reduce adverse drug reactions such as bone marrow suppression...
  68. doi request reprint Autologous transplantation of bone marrow-derived mononuclear and CD133(+) cells in patients with decompensated cirrhosis
    Saman Nikeghbalian
    Shiraz Transplant Center, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 14:12-7. 2011
    ..There is accumulating evidence for the contribution of bone marrow stem cells to participate in liver regeneration...
  69. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-10 gene polymorphism in bone marrow transplant recipients
    Negar Azarpira
    Department of Organ Transplant Research Center, Hematology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:74-9. 2008
    ..This study evaluates the association between the interleukin-10 promoter gene polymorphism and transplant outcomes among 18 recipients of cytokine-mobilized peripheral blood stem cells from human leukocyte antigen-matched sibling donors...
  70. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor genotypes and kidney allograft rejection
    Negar Azarpira
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Zand Street, 7193711351 Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 36:2387-92. 2009
    ..Vitamin D receptor (VDR) agonist has been shown to reduce short and long term allograft rejection in animal model. There are functional polymorphisms in VDR gene...
  71. ncbi request reprint Pancreas transplantation in shiraz organ transplant center; the first Iranian experience
    Saman Nikeghbalian
    Shiraz Organ Transplantation Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:490-6. 2008
    ..Pancreas transplantation is the treatment of choice for selected patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus. We reviewed our first 40 patients who underwent pancreas transplantation in Shiraz Organ Transplant Center...
  72. ncbi request reprint Human islet cell isolation: the initial step in an islet transplanting program in Shiraz, Southern Iran
    Negar Azarpira
    Shiraz Transplant Research Center, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 12:139-42. 2014
    ..Type 1 diabetes mellitus is an emerging epidemic worldwide and results from autoimmune destruction of insulin-producing β cells. Islet transplanting is a potential treatment for type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  73. doi request reprint Frequency of HLA-G exon 8 polymorphisms and kidney allograft outcome in Iranian population
    Mahdokht H Aghdaie
    Organ Transplant Research Center, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Zand Street, 7193711351 Shiraz, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 38:3593-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, additional studies with more sample size from other populations with analysis of other HLA-G polymorphisms are necessary to define this polymorphism as a valuable clinical marker...
  74. ncbi request reprint Role of viruses in renal cell carcinoma
    Mehdi Salehipoor
    Department of Urology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:53-7. 2012
    ..The present study suggests that HPV infection, especially high-risk types, is associated with RCC. However, more studies are necessary to demonstrate the molecular oncogenic processes involved in this association...
  75. ncbi request reprint Conjunctival scrape cytology findings in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation
    Hamid Hosseini
    Department of Ophthalmology and Poostchi Ophthalmology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Acta Cytol 54:272-6. 2010
    ..To describe the conjunctival scrape cytology findings in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD)...
  76. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different diagnostic methods in infants with Cholestasis
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Gastroenterohepatology Research Center of Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 12:5893-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate different methods in differentiating idiopathic neonatal hepatitis from biliary atresia...
  77. doi request reprint Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of kidney: a rare case report and review of the literature
    Bita Geramizadeh
    Department of Pathology and Transplant Research Center, and Urology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:514-6. 2009
    ..Pathologists should consider this diagnosis and its spectrum of histopathologic features in mind to ensure an accurate diagnosis...
  78. doi request reprint Selenium supplementation improves the nutritional status of hemodialysis patients: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Moosa Salehi
    Department of Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:716-23. 2013
    ..As selenium deficiency leads to oxidative stress and inflammatory response, the aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of selenium supplementation on oxidative and inflammatory markers and the nutritional status of HD patients...
  79. doi request reprint Outcomes of liver transplantation for patients with acute liver failure
    Kamran Bagheri Lankarani
    Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:64-7. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the outcomes following liver transplantation in patients with ALF and compare them with cirrhotic patients who underwent liver transplantation. ..
  80. ncbi request reprint Immunoglobulin and complement depositions in the liver of chronic hepatitis patients
    Mohammad Vasei
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz Institute of Cancer Research, Shiraz Medical School, Shiraz, Iran
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1066-70. 2008
    ..This study was carried out to investigate the status of Ig and C depositions in the liver of chronic hepatitis cases...
  81. doi request reprint Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome in children: a prospective study of cases from southern Iran
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:93-5. 2008
    ..As it is rare, its incidence is uncertain, but has been estimated to be one in 100 000 in adults. A few cases, however, have been reported in pediatric age groups...
  82. doi request reprint Low Incidence of α-1 antitrypsin deficiency among babies with prolonged jaundice
    Zahra Jowkar
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:23-4. 2013
    ....
  83. pmc The application of a new cyanoacrylate glue in pediatric surgery for fistula closure
    Seyed Mohammad Vahid Hosseini
    Department of General Surgery, Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Med Sci 36:54-6. 2011
    ..Based on the outcomes of the cases, it may be possible to suggest that Glubran 2 may be used safely in Pediatric Surgery as a sealant for the prevention and treatment of fistulas...
  84. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T genotypes and clinical outcome following hematopoietic cell transplant
    Negar Azarpira
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 5:693-7. 2007
    ..The drug exerts its effect on folate metabolism; 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase is a critical enzyme involved in this cycle and is related to the toxicity of methotrexate...
  85. ncbi request reprint Outcome of mucormycosis in liver transplantation: four cases and a review of literature
    Hamid Reza Davari
    Transplant Research Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Exp Clin Transplant 1:147-52. 2003
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Transforming growth factor beta-1 influence on fetal allografts during pregnancy
    M Ayatollahi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Transplant Proc 37:4603-4. 2005
    ..The results suggest that: (1) TGF-beta1 may function as a regulatory factor in fetal allograft survival during pregnancy and (2) TGF-beta1 does not have a pathophysiological role in PE...
  87. ncbi request reprint Does donor's fatty liver change impact on early mortality and outcome of liver transplantation
    S Nikeghbalian
    Shiraz Organ Transplantation Center, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Transplant Proc 39:1181-3. 2007
    ..The effect of donor fatty liver on graft survival is still uncertain. The aim of this study was to determine the influence of steatosis on the outcomes of OLT among our recipients...
  88. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin level in patients with functional dyspepsia
    K B Lankarani
    Gastroenterohepatology Research Centre, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Dig Liver Dis 36:717-21. 2004
    ..Recently, leptin and its receptors have been found in the human gastric mucosa. The aim of this study was to seek any possible correlation between serum leptin level and subtypes and pathological findings in functional dyspepsia...
  89. ncbi request reprint Comparison of early outcome and histologic findings of enteric drainage with bladder drainage in pancreas transplantation of dogs
    H Salahi
    Shiraz Organ Transplantation Center, Namazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Transplant Proc 39:1255-6. 2007
    ..The clinical and pathological findings of enteric-drained (ED) versus bladder-drained (BD) pancreas transplantation are still controversial. In this study, we compared early outcome and histological findings of these 2 methods...
  90. ncbi request reprint Urethral reconstruction using autologous and everted vein graft: an experimental study
    H R Foroutan
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:259-62. 2006
    ..This study showed that vein, everted or not, can be used as a substitute for urethra. It also suggests that new epithelialization might be formed from ingrowing of the uroepithelium from the proximal part...
  91. doi request reprint Lipofibromatosis accompanied by several congenital anomalies, report of a rare case
    Saeed Marzban
    Department of Pathology and Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 55:242-4. 2012
    ..Herein, we report a case of this tumor associated with syndactyly, bilateral complete cleft lip and palate, trigonocephaly, and atrial septal defect...
  92. doi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-I) improves hepatic differentiation of human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells
    Maryam Ayatollahi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Cell Biol Int 35:1169-76. 2011
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and gluten sensitivity
    Afshin Borhani Haghighi
    Department of Neurology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:651-3. 2007
    ..To compare the frequency of gluten sensitivity in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and healthy controls...
  94. doi request reprint Comparison of metoclopramide oral tablets and solution in treatment of dysmotility-like dyspepsia
    S Javad Banani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:1057-61. 2008
    ..The clinical effects of metoclopramide oral solution and tablets in patients with dysmotility-like dyspepsia (DLD) were compared...