Ramin Shakeri

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Publications

  1. pmc Gluten sensitivity enteropathy in patients with recurrent aphthous stomatitis
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:44. 2009
  2. pmc Gluten sensitive enteropathy in patients with iron deficiency anemia of unknown origin
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 14:7381-5. 2008
  3. pmc Opium: An emerging risk factor for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
    Int J Cancer 133:455-61. 2013
  4. pmc Is opium a real risk factor for esophageal cancer or just a methodological artifact? Hospital and neighborhood controls in case-control studies
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 7:e32711. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of celiac disease among patients with Behcet's disease in Iran
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1736-9. 2009
  6. pmc Candidate gene association study of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in a high-risk region in Iran
    Mohammad R Akbari
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cancer Res 69:7994-8000. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its associated risk factors: the first report from Iran using both microalbuminuria and urine sediment
    Iraj Najafi
    Nephrology Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:70-5. 2012
  8. pmc Prognostic factors for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma--a population-based study in Golestan Province, Iran, a high incidence area
    Karim Aghcheli
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 6:e22152. 2011
  9. pmc Association of tooth loss and oral hygiene with risk of gastric adenocarcinoma
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, 1411713135, Tehran, Iran
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:477-82. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening of the adult population in Iran for coeliac disease: comparison of the tissue-transglutaminase antibody and anti-endomysial antibody tests
    Mohammad Reza Akbari
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1181-6. 2006

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Publications20

  1. pmc Gluten sensitivity enteropathy in patients with recurrent aphthous stomatitis
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:44. 2009
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  2. pmc Gluten sensitive enteropathy in patients with iron deficiency anemia of unknown origin
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 14:7381-5. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of gluten sensitive enteropathy (GSE) in a large group of patients with iron deficiency anemia (IDA) of obscure origin...
  3. pmc Opium: An emerging risk factor for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
    Int J Cancer 133:455-61. 2013
    ..We showed, for the first time, an association between opium use and gastric adenocarcinoma. Given that opium use is a traditional practice in many parts of the world, these results are of public health significance...
  4. pmc Is opium a real risk factor for esophageal cancer or just a methodological artifact? Hospital and neighborhood controls in case-control studies
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 7:e32711. 2012
    ..Control selection is a major challenge in epidemiologic case-control studies. The aim of our study was to evaluate using hospital versus neighborhood control groups in studying risk factors of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC)...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of celiac disease among patients with Behcet's disease in Iran
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1736-9. 2009
    ..Based on the possible association between these two diseases, this study is designed to determine the frequency of non-diagnosed celiac disease in patients with Behcet's disease...
  6. pmc Candidate gene association study of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in a high-risk region in Iran
    Mohammad R Akbari
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cancer Res 69:7994-8000. 2009
    ..79; 95% confidence interval, 0.64-0.96; P = 0.02). These results support the hypothesis that genetic predisposition plays a role in the high incidence of ESSC in Iran...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its associated risk factors: the first report from Iran using both microalbuminuria and urine sediment
    Iraj Najafi
    Nephrology Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:70-5. 2012
    ..Using data on urinary sediment and microalbuminuria, we aimed to estimate the prevalence of CKD in northeast Iran...
  8. pmc Prognostic factors for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma--a population-based study in Golestan Province, Iran, a high incidence area
    Karim Aghcheli
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 6:e22152. 2011
    ..The observed association between nass chewing and poorer prognosis needs further investigations; this association may suggest a possible role for ingestion of nass constituents in prognosis of ESCC...
  9. pmc Association of tooth loss and oral hygiene with risk of gastric adenocarcinoma
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, 1411713135, Tehran, Iran
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:477-82. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening of the adult population in Iran for coeliac disease: comparison of the tissue-transglutaminase antibody and anti-endomysial antibody tests
    Mohammad Reza Akbari
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1181-6. 2006
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Mutations in Fanconi anemia genes and the risk of esophageal cancer
    Mohammad R Akbari
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, North Kargar Street, Tehran, Iran
    Hum Genet 129:573-82. 2011
    ..38, 95% CI = 1.97-6.91, P = 0.0002). In summary, both heterozygous and homozygous mutations in several Fanconi anemia-predisposing genes are associated with an increased risk of ESCC in Iran...
  12. pmc Verbal autopsy: reliability and validity estimates for causes of death in the Golestan Cohort Study in Iran
    Hooman Khademi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 5:e11183. 2010
    ..We tested the reliability and validity of a VA questionnaire developed for a cohort study in Golestan Province in northeastern Iran...
  13. ncbi request reprint Incidence of hepatitis C infection in patients on hemodialysis: a multicenter study of northern part of Iran
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Firouzgar Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 21:1169-71. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our study found the prevalence of HCV infection to be significantly higher than its incidence in the general population...
  14. pmc Distribution of different hepatitis C virus genotypes in patients with hepatitis C virus infection
    Farah Bokharaei Salim
    GI and Liver Disease Research Centre, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Firouzgar Hospital, Valadi Street, Valiasr Square, Tehran, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2005-9. 2010
    ..To investigate the presence of mixed infection and discrepancy between hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes in plasma, peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs), and liver biopsy specimens...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hydroxyurea therapy in 49 patients with major beta-thalassemia
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 12:295-7. 2009
    ..We did not encounter any malignancies including leukemia in the five-year follow-up...
  16. pmc Celiac disease as a potential cause of idiopathic portal hypertension: a case report
    Farhad Zamani
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Firouzgar Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Reports 3:68. 2009
    ..Idiopathic portal hypertension is a disorder of unknown etiology, clinically characterized by portal hypertension, splenomegaly and anemia secondary to hypersplenism...
  17. pmc Renal function and risk factors of moderate to severe chronic kidney disease in Golestan Province, northeast of Iran
    Iraj Najafi
    Nephrology Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 5:e14216. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate prevalence of moderate to severe CKD and its risk factors in the region...
  18. pmc Primary alveolar soft part sarcoma of chest wall: a case report and review of the literature
    Farhad Zamani
    GI and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    MedGenMed 8:2. 2006
  19. pmc Tea drinking habits and oesophageal cancer in a high risk area in northern Iran: population based case-control study
    Farhad Islami
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 14117 Tehran, Iran
    BMJ 338:b929. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between tea drinking habits in Golestan province, northern Iran, and risk of oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma...
  20. pmc Abdominal pain as presentation of Takayasu's arteritis in an adolescent male patient
    Farhad Zamani
    GI and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    MedGenMed 8:69. 2006
    ..We describe a boy with chronic abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, and weight loss. The imaging was compatible with Takayasu's arteritis. Chronic mesenteric ischemia was the etiology of the patient's symptoms...