Sara Kashef

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Affiliation: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in children wth systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Sara Kashef
    Department of Pediatrics, Allergy Research Center, Division of Endocrinology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Ann Saudi Med 27:427-31. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Specific IgE to common food allergens in children with atopic dermatitis
    Mozhgan Moghtaderi
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran, E mail
    Iran J Immunol 9:32-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Antigen-specific antibody response in juvenile-onset SLE patients following routine immunization with tetanus toxoid
    Sara Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Immunol 5:181-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Dyslipoproteinemia during the active course of systemic lupus erythematosus in association with anti-double-stranded DNA (anti-dsDNA) antibodies
    Sara Kashef
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology and Allergy, Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Rheumatol Int 27:235-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Isolated growth hormone deficiency in a patient with immunoglobulin class switch recombination deficiency
    S Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology and Allergy, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 19:233-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Antiphospholipid antibodies and hepatitis C virus infection in Iranian thalassemia major patients
    S Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:11-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Sensitization to food allergens in Iranian children with mild to moderate persistent asthma
    Shirin Farjadian
    Allergy Research Center, University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    World J Pediatr 8:317-20. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of CD11b as an Adhesion Molecule on Neutrophils in Children with Kawasaki Disease
    Behzad Heidari
    Department of Immunology and Allergy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 13:265-70. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Pulmonary function test in transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia major patients: a pilot study
    Soheila Alyasin
    Department and Laboratory of Pediatric Immunology and Allergy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:329-33. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Survey of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Iranian children with acute lower respiratory tract infections
    Nahal Hadi
    Department of Bacteriology and Virology, Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Braz J Infect Dis 15:97-101. 2011

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in children wth systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Sara Kashef
    Department of Pediatrics, Allergy Research Center, Division of Endocrinology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Ann Saudi Med 27:427-31. 2007
    ..We determined BMD in Iranian children with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) to evaluate the relationship between disease-related variables and BMD...
  2. doi request reprint Specific IgE to common food allergens in children with atopic dermatitis
    Mozhgan Moghtaderi
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran, E mail
    Iran J Immunol 9:32-8. 2012
    ..Although hypersensitivity to foods is assumed to play an essential role in the development of atopic dermatitis in some patients, little is known about common food allergens in Iranian children with atopic dermatitis...
  3. doi request reprint Antigen-specific antibody response in juvenile-onset SLE patients following routine immunization with tetanus toxoid
    Sara Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Immunol 5:181-4. 2008
    ..Infection is now the most common cause of morbidity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). There is lack of information regarding the specific antibody formation in response to vaccines in young SLE patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dyslipoproteinemia during the active course of systemic lupus erythematosus in association with anti-double-stranded DNA (anti-dsDNA) antibodies
    Sara Kashef
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology and Allergy, Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Rheumatol Int 27:235-41. 2007
    ..This pattern of dyslipoproteinemia in active SLE may be associated with the autoimmune mechanisms especially in relation to the presence of anti-dsDNA antibodies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Isolated growth hormone deficiency in a patient with immunoglobulin class switch recombination deficiency
    S Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology and Allergy, Namazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 19:233-6. 2009
    ..As the coding regions of the genes known to be responsible for Ig CSR (CD40L, CD40, AICDA, and UNG) were intact in our patient, this might be a new form of Ig CSR deficiency...
  6. doi request reprint Antiphospholipid antibodies and hepatitis C virus infection in Iranian thalassemia major patients
    S Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:11-6. 2008
    ..A high prevalence of aCLAbs, the majority in low titers, was detected in Iranian thalassemic patients irrespective of previous history of thrombosis and presence of HCV infection...
  7. doi request reprint Sensitization to food allergens in Iranian children with mild to moderate persistent asthma
    Shirin Farjadian
    Allergy Research Center, University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    World J Pediatr 8:317-20. 2012
    ..To avoid nonspecific dietary restrictions in children with asthma, laboratory-based advice about foods is potentially helpful. The purpose of this study was to determine food sensitization in children with asthma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Expression of CD11b as an Adhesion Molecule on Neutrophils in Children with Kawasaki Disease
    Behzad Heidari
    Department of Immunology and Allergy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 13:265-70. 2014
    ..The CD11b levels at the diagnosis time and after treatment with IVIG in our patients with Kawasaki were lower than the control groups.  ..
  9. doi request reprint Pulmonary function test in transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia major patients: a pilot study
    Soheila Alyasin
    Department and Laboratory of Pediatric Immunology and Allergy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:329-33. 2011
    ..This study showed small airway disease was predominant abnormality in thalassemia patients, although additional larger studies are needed to evaluate underlying mechanisms and validate these findings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Survey of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Iranian children with acute lower respiratory tract infections
    Nahal Hadi
    Department of Bacteriology and Virology, Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Braz J Infect Dis 15:97-101. 2011
    ..pneumoniae in acute LRTIs in children, who were referred to main pediatric hospitals in Shiraz, Iran, with the diagnosis of LRTI. Polymerase chain reaction method on a throat-swab specimen was utilized to detect M. pneumoniae...
  11. doi request reprint Pulmonary evaluation in pediatric liver transplant candidates
    Seyed Mohsen Dehghani
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian J Pediatr 78:171-5. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation (LT) maybe complicated by pulmonary problems. This study aimed to evaluate pulmonary function and gas exchange abnormalities in pediatric patients listing for LT...
  12. ncbi request reprint A fast and easy nitroblue tetrazolium method for carrier screening and prenatal detection of chronic granulomatous disease
    Maryam Ayatollahi
    Transplant Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 71935 1119, Shiraz, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:335-8. 2006
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  13. pmc Clinical and genetic features in patients with cystic fibrosis in southwestern iran
    Shirin Farjadian
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran Department of Immunology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 23:212-5. 2013
    ..This study attempted to identify the most common CFTR mutations and any correlations between certain mutations and the clinical presentation of the disease in CF patients in southwestern Iran...
  14. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of joints in young beta-thalassemia major patients: fluid surrounding the scaphoid bone: a novel finding, as the possible effect of secondary hemochromatosis
    Mehran Karimi
    Hematology Research Center, Department of Radiology, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29:393-8. 2007
    ..Beta-thalassemia major is a hereditary disease with developing hemochromatosis as a consequence of repeated blood transfusions. Degenerative arthropathy may be the first manifestation of primary hemochromatosis...
  15. pmc Interstitial lung disease in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease
    Mozhgan Moghtaderi
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology and Allergy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 22:129-33. 2012
    ..Respiratory problems, which are the major cause of morbidity in CGD, usually result from recurrent severe infections; however, vigorous inflammatory response could also cause respiratory diseases...
  16. pmc Para-aortic Lymphadenopathy Associated with Kawasaki Disease
    Sara Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 20:476-8. 2010
    ..Cervical lymphadenopathy is one of the major presenting manifestations of Kawasaki disease. We report a case of Kawasaki disease with para aortic lymphadenopathy, as an unusual feature in this disease...
  17. pmc The relationship between serum 25 hydroxy vitamin d levels and asthma in children
    Soheila Alyasin
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Allergy Asthma Immunol Res 3:251-5. 2011
    ..In this study, the associations of 25-hydroxy vitamin D3 levels with asthma and with the severity of asthma were evaluated...
  18. doi request reprint Giant aneurysm of thoracic and proximal abdominal aorta in a patient with common variable immunodeficiency
    Sara Kashef
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 10:133-7. 2011
    ..This may be secondary to recurrent pulmonary infections or an unknown mutation process. Cardiovascular abnormalities are an entity that should be kept in mind in patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of aeroallergens in allergic rhinitis in shiraz
    Sara Kashef
    Allergy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 2:185-8. 2003
    ..This pattern of prevalence was expected based on herbal geography, climate and also found to be compatible with the results from studies carried out in places with the same habitat...
  20. doi request reprint Evaluation of myocardial function using the Tei index in patients with Kawasaki disease
    Gholamhossein Ajami
    Divisions of Pediatric Cardiology and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Cardiol Young 20:44-8. 2010
    ..We concluded that the Tei-index, which measures combined systolic and diastolic function, is a simple, sensitive, and accurate tool for estimating global myocardial dysfunction in patients with Kawasaki disease...
  21. pmc Predictive value of the cow's milk skin prick test in infantile colic
    Hossein Moravej
    Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Ann Saudi Med 30:468-70. 2010
    ..Cow's milk allergy has been suggested as one of the causes. We aimed to investigate the value of the cow's milk skin test for the diagnosis of cow's milk allergy in exclusively breast-fed infants with infantile colic...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in beta-thalassemia major and intermedia
    Mehran Karimi
    Hemostasis and Thrombosis Unit, Hematology Research Center, Internal Medicine Division, Endocrinology Research Center and Immunology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Indian Pediatr 44:29-32. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to assess bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) in patients with thalassemia major and intermedia, and to correlate them with biochemical and hematological profile...
  23. doi request reprint A case of hypogammaglobulinemia with enteroviral meningoencephalitis, associated with increased adenosine deaminase in cerebrospinal fluid
    Abdolvahab Alborizi
    Department of Microbiology, Professor Alborzi Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 8:117-9. 2009
    ..Antibodies, although crucial, cannot on their own prevent enteroviral infection in some hypogamaglbulinemic patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Agreement rate of skin prick test with tissue eosinophil count in patients with nasal polyps
    Fardin Eghtedari
    Department Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 6:89-92. 2007
    ..Considering these results, it can be concluded that having a high tissue eosinophil count in patients with nasal polyp does not indicate that the polyp is allergic...
  25. ncbi request reprint Initial intravenous gamma-globulin treatment failure in Iranian children with Kawasaki disease
    Sara Kashef
    Division of Immunology and Allergy, Pediatric Department, Namazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 21:401-4. 2005
    ..The rate of initial treatment failure was 9.4% in this cohort of patients, which is comparable with previous reports. No predictive factors such as coronary artery disease, age or gender were found for initial treatment failure in KD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sudden unilateral blindness in a girl with Kawasaki disease
    Majid Farvardin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 44:303-4. 2007
    ..Dilated funduscopy showed diffuse intense retinal whitening, narrowing retinal arterioles, and a pale swollen disk-but no cherry-red spot. These findings suggested ophthalmic artery obstruction. Kawasaki disease can be sight-threatening...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of atopic history on cord blood IgE
    Mohammad Amin Kashef
    Ann Saudi Med 26:408-10. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Frequency and clinical manifestations of patients with primary immunodeficiency disorders in Iran: update from the Iranian Primary Immunodeficiency Registry
    Nima Rezaei
    Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of Children Medical Center, Immunology, Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Clin Immunol 26:519-32. 2006
    ..Construction of such registry is not only important for its epidemiological aspect but also for its role in increasing the physician's knowledge about such disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Consanguinity in primary immunodeficiency disorders; the report from Iranian Primary Immunodeficiency Registry
    Nima Rezaei
    Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Children Medical Center, Immunology, Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Am J Reprod Immunol 56:145-51. 2006
    ..This study was accomplished in order to determine the frequency of consanguineous marriages in the families of patients with PiD...
  30. ncbi request reprint The clinical and laboratory survey of Iranian patients with hyper-IgE syndrome
    Mostafa Moin
    Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of Children Medical Centre, Immunology, Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:898-903. 2006
    ..Although HIES is a rare condition, the recurrent infections should always raise a suspicion, which deserves further evaluation for detecting the syndrome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Primary immunodeficiency in Iran: first report of the National Registry of PID in Children and Adults
    Asghar Aghamohammadi
    Department of Clinical Pediatric Immunology, Children s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Clin Immunol 22:375-80. 2002
    ..A comparative study shows some differences between our results and other registries...