Shahid Pervez

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Affiliation: The Aga Khan University
Country: Pakistan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patho-epidemiology of lung cancer in Karachi (1995-2002)
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:60-4. 2006
  2. pmc Effects of betel nut on cardiovascular risk factors in a rat model
    Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal
    Departments of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:94. 2012
  3. pmc Altered expression of cell cycle and apoptotic proteins in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Saira Sarfraz
    1Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Microbiol 8:133. 2008
  4. pmc Infiltrating ductal carcinoma breast with central necrosis closely mimicking ductal carcinoma in situ (comedo type): a case series
    Shahid Pervez
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Med Case Reports 1:83. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative predictive value of three prognostic markers--S-phase fraction, PCNA and Mitotic count on axillary lymph node metastasis in carcinoma breast
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:3-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint DNA ploidy and S-phase fraction analyses of hyperplastic, atypical and cancerous endometrium using flow cytometry from paraffin-embedded tissues
    S Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 198:13-7. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID)
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:57-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic large cell lymphoma: the most common T-cell lymphoma in pakistan
    Sahr Syed
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:685-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Gastric MALT lymphoma: a rarity
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hosptial, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:171-2. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Strong BCL2 expression in Burkitt lymphoma is not uncommon in adults
    Shahid Pervez
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Medical Centre, Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:290-3. 2011

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Patho-epidemiology of lung cancer in Karachi (1995-2002)
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:60-4. 2006
    ..This threat can only be averted by implementation of stringent anti-tobacco rules and health education; prohibition of smoking in educational institutions at all levels and a ban on the sale of cigarettes to minors...
  2. pmc Effects of betel nut on cardiovascular risk factors in a rat model
    Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal
    Departments of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:94. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Altered expression of cell cycle and apoptotic proteins in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Saira Sarfraz
    1Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Microbiol 8:133. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Infiltrating ductal carcinoma breast with central necrosis closely mimicking ductal carcinoma in situ (comedo type): a case series
    Shahid Pervez
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Med Case Reports 1:83. 2007
    ..In such a dilemma IHC especially for assessment of myoepithelial lining is very useful to differentiate DCIS comedo from invasive carcinoma with central necrosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative predictive value of three prognostic markers--S-phase fraction, PCNA and Mitotic count on axillary lymph node metastasis in carcinoma breast
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:3-5. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to compare the predictive value of two novel prognostic / proliferative markers i.e. S-phase fraction (SPF) and proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) in parallel with mitotic index...
  6. ncbi request reprint DNA ploidy and S-phase fraction analyses of hyperplastic, atypical and cancerous endometrium using flow cytometry from paraffin-embedded tissues
    S Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 198:13-7. 2002
    ..It was concluded that aneuploid (near-diploid) peaks, if ever present in atypical hyperplasias, may indicate an aggressive disease/neoplastic transformation...
  7. doi request reprint Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID)
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:57-8. 2011
    ..Stage A and B patients responded well to antibiotic treatment (tetracycline) with regression of the lesions while for stage C patients standard CHOP chemotherapy was administered...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic large cell lymphoma: the most common T-cell lymphoma in pakistan
    Sahr Syed
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:685-9. 2011
    ..To study the prevalence and immunohistochemical profile of the subtypes of anaplastic large cell lymphomas (ALCLs) at a major referral center of Pakistan...
  9. doi request reprint Gastric MALT lymphoma: a rarity
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University Hosptial, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:171-2. 2011
    ..It was concluded that the prevalence of gastric MALToma was very low in contrast to a high H. pylori gastritis in the Pakistani population...
  10. doi request reprint Strong BCL2 expression in Burkitt lymphoma is not uncommon in adults
    Shahid Pervez
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Medical Centre, Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:290-3. 2011
    ..Later it was recognized that weak BCL2 expression is still compatible with the diagnosis of BL. To verify or otherwise this current view this study was undertaken...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of soft tissue sarcomas in Karachi South, Pakistan (1995-7)
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:709-14. 2008
    ..The present study was conducted with the objective of examining epidemiological characteristics of soft tissue sarcomas (STSs) in Karachi...
  12. ncbi request reprint Frequency of primary solid malignant neoplasms in different age groups as seen in our practice
    Zubair Ahmed
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:56-63. 2007
    ..To determine in a large series of surgical biopsies, the frequency of various histologic types of primary solid malignant neoplasms in males and females in different age groups...
  13. ncbi request reprint Time trends in the incidence of cancer cervix in Karachi South, 1995-2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:533-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the trends of cancer cervix in Karachi South during an eight (1995-2002) year period...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patho-epidemiology of breast cancer in Karachi '1995-1997'
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:215-20. 2007
    ..Provide an overview of the demographics and pathology of breast cancer in the female population of Karachi South during a 3 year period, 1995-1997...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer profile of Larkana, Pakistan (2000-2002)
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:518-21. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological review of head and neck cancers in Karachi
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Department of Pathology, Karachi Cancer Registry, Karachi
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:195-200. 2006
    ..These measures will improve survival and also contribute to a better quality of life. Primary prevention remains the only strategy for absolute cancer control...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Karachi, 1995-2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:364-9. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Incidence of cancer esophagus in Quetta and Karachi, Pakistan
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Gastroenterol 22:170-2. 2003
    ..To study the differences in the incidence of cancer esophagus in Karachi and Quetta, Pakistan...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and characterization of anaplastic large cell lymphoma and its association with Epstein-Barr virus in Pakistani patients
    Samina Noorali
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Medical Centre, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 200:669-79. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Frequency of primary solid malignant neoplasms in both sexes, as seen in our practice
    Zubair Ahmad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:53-5. 2007
    ..To determine the frequency of various histologic types of primary solid malignant neoplasms in males and females, in our practice, in a large series of surgical biopsies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cancer profile of Hyderabad, Pakistan 1998-2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:474-80. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Incidence and trends of prostate cancer in Karachi South, 1995-2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10:45-8. 2009
    ..Cancer prostate (CaP) is a commonly diagnosed cancer in western men, but there is sparse information about the demographics of this malignancy in Pakistan. The study objective was to provide an overview of CaP in Karachi, Pakistan...
  23. ncbi request reprint Rising incidence of gastric malignancies in Karachi, 1995- 2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10:41-4. 2009
    ..South Asia is an enigma for gastric cancer, a low risk region with a contradictory high prevalence for Helicobacter pylori...
  24. ncbi request reprint Characterization of T-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and its association with Epstein-Barr virus in Pakistani patients
    Samina Noorali
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical College, Aga Khan University, Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
    Leuk Lymphoma 44:807-13. 2003
    ..No association was established between EBV variants differentiated on the basis of sequence heterogeneity in Bam HI K, N, E and Z regions with the manifestation of different subsets of T-NHL...
  25. ncbi request reprint Frequency and characteristics of breast lymphomas presenting to a tertiary care hospital, Pakistan
    Nausheen Yaqoob
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:441-3. 2006
    ..To assess the relative frequency of (primary and secondary) mammary lymphomas presenting to a tertiary care hospital, Pakistan and its categorization according to WHO classification of lymphoid neoplasms...
  26. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of ocular malignancies in Karachi
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 4:352-7. 2003
    ..Early detection and standardized treatment will reduce the associated morbidity and mortality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Retinoblastoma in Karachi, Pakistan
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Sindh Medical College, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:159-63. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal, liver and biliary tract pathology: a histopathological and epidemiological perspective from pakistan with a review of the literature
    Zubair Ahmad
    Pathology and Microbiology, Histopathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:6997-7005. 2013
    ..7% patients with chronic cholecystitis; and 77.8% patients with gall bladder carcinoma. All resection specimens showed advanced cancers. Most cancers occurred after the age of 50 years. ..
  29. doi request reprint BRCA1 status in Pakistani breast cancer patients with moderate family history
    Tariq Moatter
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 21:680-4. 2011
    ..To determine BRCA1 status in breast carcinoma patients of Pakistani origin...
  30. ncbi request reprint Significance of immunohistochemistry in accurate characterization of malignant tumors
    Zubair Ahmed
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 18:38-43. 2006
    ..To determine in a large series of surgical biopsies the role and significance of immunohistochemistry in the adequate and accurate characterization of malignant tumors...
  31. ncbi request reprint Characterization of angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphomas (AILT) and its association with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) in Pakistani patients
    Samina Noorali
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:404-8. 2005
    ..To characterize angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AILT) on morphological, immunohistochemical and molecular grounds and its association with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) in Pakistani patients...
  32. doi request reprint Is fascin really a useful marker in distinguishing between classical Hodgkin's lymphoma and various types of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas in difficult cases?
    Romana Idrees
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Clin Pathol 63:571-4. 2010
    ..However, all or nearly all Reed-Sternberg cells and their variants in all types of Hodgkin's lymphoma express fascin and are strongly immunoreactive for fascin...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) in infiltrating ductal carcinoma breast
    Syed Abdul Aziz
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, P O Box 3500, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:225-9. 2005
    ..To assess the independent and interdependent prognostic value of proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) in carcinoma of breast in our female population and its association with pathologic variables and disease outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint CNS neoplasms in Pakistan, a pathological perspective
    Zubair Ahmad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:317-21. 2011
    ..This increase most likely represents increased number of neurosurgical procedures being performed. A major problem that we face as histopathologists is absence of clinical history or radiological films in a large number of cases...
  35. pmc Correlation of three immunohistochemically detected markers of neuroendocrine differentiation with clinical predictors of disease progression in prostate cancer
    M Hammad Ather
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Urol 8:21. 2008
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Primary non-hodgkin's lymphoma of bone: experience of a decade
    Asim Qureshi
    Section of Histopathology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 53:267-70. 2010
    ..To study the prevalence and characterization of primary non Hodgkin's lymphoma of bone in a major referral center of Pakistan...
  37. ncbi request reprint Thymoma : a clinicopathologic association of world health organization histologic subtype and invasive behaviour
    Najamul Sahar Azad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 17:658-61. 2007
    ..However, morphologically benign looking thymomas can behave aggressively. Hence, tumour stage, extent of resection and histology should be combined to predict the clinical behaviour of thymomas...
  38. ncbi request reprint Status of HER2 amplification, polysomy 17 and histopathological features of 425 Pakistani breast cancer patients
    Tariq Moatter
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Medical College, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:3069-73. 2011
    ..Significant links of HER2 amplification was seen with ER andPR negativity and higher tumor grade. In addition, non-significant correlations were noted with other variables like tumor type, size and lymph node status...
  39. ncbi request reprint Medullary carcinoma of breast with a novel germline mutation 1123T >G in exon 11 of BRCA1
    Tariq Moattar
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:606-7. 2006
    ..This mutation can be added to the pool of known BRCA1 mutations in Pakistani population, which will help in developing a local screening panel of BRCA1 mutations...
  40. ncbi request reprint Small B cell Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in Pakistan
    Kanwal Aftab
    Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:22-5. 2006
    ..To study the pattern of small B cell lymphomas in Pakistan...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL) in Pakistan: an emerging epidemic?
    Muhammad Bilal Abid
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan Univeristy Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:531-4. 2005
    ..In conclusion, we document an astonishingly high number of DLBCL amounting to an emerging epidemic in Pakistan, with a consideration of probable etiopathogenetic factors...
  42. ncbi request reprint CD20 positivity in classical Hodgkin's lymphoma: Diagnostic challenge or targeting opportunity
    Muhammad Abrar Barakzai
    Department of Pathology Microbiology, Section of Histopathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:6-9. 2009
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas presenting as cutaneous lesions
    Nausheen Yaqoob
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 13:29-32. 2003
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Immunophenotypic characterization of high grade pleomorphic sarcomas: a demographic and immunohistochemical study in a major referral center of Pakistan
    Hamidullah Shah
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 55:101-4. 2005
    ..Immunophenotypic characterization of high grade (pleomorphic) sarcomas and determination of their frequency, mean/median age, sex preferences and common sites in Pakistani patients...
  45. doi request reprint Characterization of genetic lesions in apoptosis-regulating and proliferation control genes in diffuse large B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Medical Centre, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Cancer Res Ther 5:254-62. 2009
    ..BCL2 gene was further investigated for potential alterations at the DNA level and correlated with OS...
  46. ncbi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma, extent and spread in our population. Resection specimens give valuable information
    Zubair Ahmad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 55:483-5. 2005
    ..To acquire information about the extent and spread of colorectal carcinomas in our population by examining colon and colorectum resection specimens received...
  47. ncbi request reprint Angiokeratoma of tongue: a series of 14 cases
    Nausheen Yaqoob
    Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:285-7. 2006
    ..They lack deep dermal involvement. Hyperkeratosis and acanthosis were also seen in most of the cases. No clinical data was available to assess systemic disease. A higher incidence of of AC in tongue is seen in our study...
  48. ncbi request reprint Uterine perivascular epithelioid cell tumour presenting as a cervical mass
    Najamul Sahar Azad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:83-4. 2006
    ..Occurrence of this tumor in a young female as seen in our case warrants inclusion of PEComa in the diferential diagnosis of all epithelioid and clear cell neoplasms of uterus irrespective of age...
  49. ncbi request reprint Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of lymph node--a rare entity
    Safoorah Khalid
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:137-9. 2006
    ..The tumor cells were found to be positive for CD21 which is a specific marker for follicular dendritic cells...
  50. ncbi request reprint Malignant smooth muscle tumours of soft tissue--a demographic and clinicopathological study at a tertiary care hospital
    Hamidullah Shah
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 55:138-43. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Plaque formation reduction with glutathione monoester in mice fed on atherogenic diet
    M Perwaiz Iqbal
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:571-5. 2006
    ..To determine the role of glutathione monoester on reducing the development of plaque formation in an animal model...
  52. ncbi request reprint Malignant vascular tumors of liver in neonates
    Zafar Nazir
    Department of Surgery, The Aga Khan University Hospital AKUH, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    J Pediatr Surg 41:e49-51. 2006
    ..Ascites has rarely been reported as a presenting feature of angiosarcoma in literature. Both patients died. To date, surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy have not improved the outcome of malignant vascular tumors of liver...
  53. pmc Mesenteric paraganglioma
    Suhail Muzaffar
    Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Can J Surg 45:459-60. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mycosis fungoides and its association with EBV and HTLV-1 in Pakistanian patients
    Samina Noorali
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical College, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    Pathol Oncol Res 8:194-9. 2002
    ..All six cases were negative for HTLV-1 (tax region) by PCR. It was concluded that the prevalence of MF in Pakistani population is comparable to the Western data, and that EBV association to MF cases was higher than in Western studies...
  55. doi request reprint Gallbladder intestinal metaplasia in Pakistani patients with gallstones
    Muhammad Rizwan Khan
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Surg 9:482-5. 2011
    ..We believe that large geographic variation and lifestyle environmental factors associated with the development of gallbladder metaplasia and cancer mortality are concealed in our study that needs to be further explored...
  56. pmc Expression of pS2 in prostate cancer correlates with grade and Chromogranin A expression but not with stage
    M Hammad Ather
    Dept of Surgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Urol 4:14. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha-negative and progesterone receptor-positive breast cancer: lab error or real entity?
    Jawad Kiani
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Medical Center, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    Pathol Oncol Res 12:223-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our study group does exhibit characteristics which are suggestive of a distinct breast cancer phenotype (ERalpha-PR+) with a different etiology and prognosis...
  58. doi request reprint Hepatic angiosarcoma with metastasis to small intestine
    Zubair Ahmad
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 18:50-2. 2008
    ..It may be very difficult to differentiate between primary and secondary cases in intestine and especially when the tumour exhibits epithelioid morphology...
  59. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of tamoxifen associated endometrial pathology in breast cancer patients
    Asim Qureshi
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 59:249-50. 2009
    ..Endometrial pathology is dependent on duration of exposure to Tamoxifen, therefore, close follow up of such patients is recommended...
  60. ncbi request reprint Case control study of novel prognostic markers and disease outcome in pregnancy/lactation-associated breast carcinoma
    Syed Aziz
    Department of Pathology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 199:15-21. 2003
    ..e. ER/PR, EGFR, PCNA and metastatic potential, there was no significant difference in the OS of PAC vs. control group if compared stage for stage...
  61. ncbi request reprint A 27-year-old man with hyperpigmented patches at upper back and limbs. Primary localized cutaneous amyloidosis
    Nausheen Yaqoob
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:697-8. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical her-2/ Neu expression with gene amplification by fluorescence in situ hybridization for assessment in breast carcinomas
    Tariq Moatter
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 17:726-30. 2007
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Metastatic signet ring gastric adenocarcinoma presenting with microangiopathic hemolytic anemia
    Natasha Ali
    Department of Hematology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Indian J Gastroenterol 26:185-6. 2007
    ..All patients died within a week of diagnosis...
  64. ncbi request reprint A 60-year-old woman with history of hoarseness and dysphagia. Laryngeal liposarcoma
    Nausheen Yaqoob
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:115-6. 2006
  65. doi request reprint Mediastinal lymphomas: primary mediastinal (thymic) large B-cell lymphoma versus classical Hodgkin lymphoma, histopathologic dilemma solved?
    Shahid Pervez
    Department of Pathology Microbiology, Section of Histopathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, P O Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 206:365-7. 2010
    ..We conclude that 'Leucocyte Cell Antigen' (LCA) is the only marker that was consistently positive in PMLBL and negative in cHL. Other IHC markers, though still helpful, may be expressed in either entity...
  66. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus subtype 16 is common in Pakistani women with cervical carcinoma
    Saeed Khan
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Int J Infect Dis 11:313-7. 2007
    ..In Pakistan, screening for HPV in female patients is not commonly practiced, and as a consequence, the degree of HPV prevalence and its correlation with cervical cancer is unknown...
  67. ncbi request reprint Demographic and Clinicopathologic features of membranous glomerulonephritis
    Najamul Sahar Azad
    Department of Pathology and Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:35-8. 2004
    ..To determine the frequency of membranous glomerulonephritis(MGN) in the renal biopsy specimens. To observe the presenting features and the demographics to determine association, if any, between MGN and hepatitis B in these patients...
  68. ncbi request reprint Cancer of the oral cavity and pharynx in Karachi--identification of potential risk factors
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Department of Pathology, Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 4:125-30. 2003
    ..However a targeted cancer and tobacco control program does not presently exist in Pakistan...
  69. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma of tongue in an 11-year-old girl
    Zehra Fadoo
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:e199-201. 2010
    ..Pediatricians and family physicians should also be aware of the possibility of this disease entity occurring at an earlier age so as to decrease delay in diagnosis and initiation of treatment...
  70. doi request reprint Calcifying fibrous pseudotumor in association with hyaline vascular type Castleman's disease
    Muhammad Azam
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:527-9. 2009
    ..Lymphoplasmacytic infiltrate was seen along with lymphoid follicles, dystrophic and ossifying calcification. Tumor cells were focally positive for alpha smooth muscle actin and negative for anaplastic lymphoma kinase protein...
  71. ncbi request reprint Large-scale pathology-based cancer data--a reflection of population-based cancer data
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical College, The Aga Khan University, Department of Pathology Stadium Rd, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan
    Pathol Oncol Res 8:62-7. 2002
    ..A good quality, large-scale pathology data with demographic details of the patient recorded can also be extended to give coverage to the population...
  72. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of caseating granulomas with Hodgkin's lymphoma: a diagnostic and clinical dilemma
    Hassan Khan
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:540-2. 2006
    ..A series of cases of Hodgkin's lymphoma is reported in which the biopsy specimens from different parts of the body portrayed caseating granulomatous lesions...
  73. ncbi request reprint Pakistan--country profile of cancer and cancer control 1995-2004
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:124-30. 2006
  74. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyosarcoma in Karachi 1998-2002
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Karachi
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:284-90. 2004
    ..Cytogenetic studies are advised for a better understanding of biologic differences in RMS cases in this population...
  75. ncbi request reprint Patho-epidemiology of Cancer Cervix in Karachi South
    Yasmin Bhurgri
    Karachi Cancer Registry, Aga Khan University
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:357-62. 2007
    ..The present study was conducted with the objective of examining descriptive epidemiological and pathological characteristics of cancer cervix in Karachi South, an all urban district population of Karachi, Pakistan...