Experts and Doctors on adult in Tehrān, Iran


Locale: Tehrān, Iran
Topic: adult

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  1. Hedayati M, Nabipour I, Rezaei Ghaleh N, Azizi F. Germline RET mutations in exons 10 and 11: an Iranian survey of 57 medullary thyroid carcinoma cases. Med J Malaysia. 2006;61:564-9 pubmed
    ..This study reports, for the first time, the prevalence of common RET mutations among Iranian, apparently sporadic MTC patients, underlining the critical importance of screening for RET mutations in such patients. ..
  2. Yazdi K, Sabeti M, Jabalameli F, Eman eini M, Kolahdouzan S, Slots J. Relationship between human cytomegalovirus transcription and symptomatic apical periodontitis in Iran. Oral Microbiol Immunol. 2008;23:510-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The high frequency of active herpesvirus infections in severe apical periodontitis changes the pathogenic paradigm of the disease and may also have preventive and therapeutic implications. ..
  3. Hajjaran H, Mohebali M, Akhavan A, Taheri A, Barikbin B, Soheila Nassiri S. Unusual presentation of disseminated cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania major: case reports of four Iranian patients. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2013;6:333-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Direct smears of ulcers were positive for Leishmania parasite. The parasite was isolated from the active lesions and identified as Leishmania major (L. major) using PCR-RFLP assay and sequencing analysis...
  4. Hashemi S, Sarasgani M, Zomorodian K. A comparative survey of serum androgenic hormones levels between male patients with dermatophytosis and normal subjects. Jpn J Infect Dis. 2004;57:60-2 pubmed
    ..The results showed that testosterone concentration can be considered a predisposing factor for tinea cruris infection. ..
  5. Akhyani M, Ganji M, Samadi N, Khamesan B, Daneshpazhooh M. Pruritus in hemodialysis patients. BMC Dermatol. 2005;5:7 pubmed
    ..This finding justifies further research on nerve function and neurotransmitters in hemodialysis patients and the introduction of new drugs targeting neuropathy. ..
  6. Houshmand M, Panahi M, Hosseini B, Dorraj G, Tabassi A. Investigation on mtDNA deletions and twinkle gene mutation (G1423C) in Iranian patients with chronic progressive external opthalmoplagia. Neurol India. 2006;54:182-5 pubmed
    ..There are also some reports about the relationship between CPEO and the nuclear Twinkle gene which encodes a kind of mitochondrial protein called Twinkle...
  7. Meshkani R, Taghikhani M, Mosapour A, Larijani B, Khatami S, Khoshbin E, et al. 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 gene is associated with insulin resistance in an Iranian population. Arch Med Res. 2007;38:556-62 pubmed
  8. Ghanei M, Shohrati M, Harandi A, Eshraghi M, Aslani J, Alaeddini F, et al. Inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta 2-agonists in treatment of patients with chronic bronchiolitis following exposure to sulfur mustard. Inhal Toxicol. 2007;19:889-94 pubmed
    ..However, a medium dose of fluticasone/salmeterol has the same effect on the airways reversibility, rather than a very high dose of beclomethasone with only the short-acting beta-agonist. ..
  9. Moradian S, Ahmadieh H, Malihi M, Soheilian M, Dehghan M, Azarmina M. Intravitreal bevacizumab in active progressive proliferative diabetic retinopathy. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2008;246:1699-705 pubmed publisher
    ..At the same time, this procedure may increase the risk of TRD in eyes with fibrous proliferation. ..

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  1. Kazemi T, Asgarian Omran H, Memarian A, Shabani M, Sharifian R, Vossough P, et al. Low representation of Fc receptor-like 1-5 molecules in leukemic cells from Iranian patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2009;58:989-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Expression profile of FCRL molecules in different subtypes of ALL argues against their potential implication as suitable targets for classification and/or immunotherapy of ALL. ..
  2. Zadeh M, Amini R, Firoozray M, Derakhshandeh Peykar P. Frequent homozygous deletion of p16/CDKN2A gene in malignant gliomas of Iranian patients. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007;10:4246-50 pubmed
    ..6%) of glioblastoma multiforme, in total 26 out of 40 cases (65%) of malignant gliomas. We also found that CDKN2A deleted patients were younger than CDKN2A non-deleted patients and that exon 2 was deleted more than exon 1alpha. ..
  3. Hadaegh F, Shafiee G, Azizi F. Anthropometric predictors of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus in Iranian women. Ann Saudi Med. 2009;29:194-200 pubmed
    ..WHtR had the highest area under the ROC curve. In Iranian women, BMI, WC, WHR, WHtR were predictive of development of type 2 diabetes, but WHtR was a better predictor than BMI. ..
  4. Kheirandish P, Seyedalinaghi S, Hosseini M, Jahani M, Shirzad H, Foroughi M, et al. Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among male injection drug users in detention in Tehran, Iran. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010;53:273-5 pubmed publisher
    ..79 for 25-34, 3.01 for 35-44, 4.62 for > or = 45 yr). This study supports that incarceration is contributing to the increased spread of HIV. Harm reduction programs should be urgently expanded, particularly among incarcerated IDU. ..
  5. Safarinejad M, Shafiei N, Safarinejad S. A prospective double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study of the effect of saffron (Crocus sativus Linn.) on semen parameters and seminal plasma antioxidant capacity in infertile men with idiopathic oligoasthenoteratozoospermia. Phytother Res. 2011;25:508-16 pubmed publisher
    ..If medical professionals want to prescribe herbal remedies for male infertility, previous rigorous scientific investigations, documenting their safety and efficacy are required...
  6. Arabzadeh S, Hossein G, Rashidi B, Hosseini M, Zeraati H. Comparing serum basal and follicular fluid levels of anti-Müllerian hormone as a predictor of in vitro fertilization outcomes in patients with and without polycystic ovary syndrome. Ann Saudi Med. 2010;30:442-7 pubmed publisher
    ..331; P=.032) and implantation rate (r=0.305; P=.05). Serum basal, and not intrafollicular, AMH levels may be a good predictive factor for quantitative and qualitative IVF outcomes in normo-ovulatory, but not in PCOS patients. ..
  7. Khojasteh A, Behnia H, Shayesteh Y, Morad G, Alikhasi M. Localized bone augmentation with cortical bone blocks tented over different particulate bone substitutes: a retrospective study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2012;27:1481-93 pubmed
    ..Five of 237 inserted implants failed to osseointegrate. The block tenting technique might be effective for localized ridge augmentation and may reduce the amount of autograft required from donor sites. ..
  8. Martin C, Ahmad I, Klingseisen A, Hussain M, Bicknell L, Leitch A, et al. Mutations in PLK4, encoding a master regulator of centriole biogenesis, cause microcephaly, growth failure and retinopathy. Nat Genet. 2014;46:1283-1292 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, we establish that different levels of impaired PLK4 activity result in growth and cilia phenotypes, providing a mechanism by which microcephaly disorders can occur with or without ciliopathic features. ..
  9. Ghassemi M, Hilgers R, Jamilian A, Shokatbakhsh A, Hölzle F, Fritz U, et al. Effect of maxillary advancement on the change in the soft tissues after treatment of patients with class III malocclusion. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015;53:754-9 pubmed publisher
  10. Niroomand M, Ghasemi S, Karimi Sari H, Kazempour Ardebili S, Amiri P, Khosravi M. Diabetes knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) study among Iranian in-patients with type-2 diabetes: A cross-sectional study. Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2016;10:S114-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Patients' KAP increases as their condition worsens/progresses. Hence education should be considered as a priority for newly diagnosed patients and those with lower KAP levels before occurrence of diabetes complications. ..
  11. Dolatkhah N, Hajifaraji M, Abbasalizadeh F, Aghamohammadzadeh N, Mehrabi Y, Abbasi M. Is there a value for probiotic supplements in gestational diabetes mellitus? A randomized clinical trial. J Health Popul Nutr. 2015;33:25 pubmed publisher
    ..The probiotic supplement appeared to affect glucose metabolism and weight gain among pregnant women with GDM. This needs to be confirmed in other settings before a therapeutic value could be approved. ..
  12. Sadeghian M, Saneei P, Siassi F, Esmaillzadeh A. Vitamin D status in relation to Crohn's disease: Meta-analysis of observational studies. Nutrition. 2016;32:505-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, there was an inverse correlation between circulating 25(OH)D concentrations and severity of Crohn's disease. ..
  13. Hajimiri E, Masoomi M, Ebrahimzadeh N, Fateh A, Hadizadeh Tasbiti A, Rahimi Jamnani F, et al. High prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis mixed infection in the capital of moderate tuberculosis incidence country. Microb Pathog. 2016;93:213-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Mixed infections occur at high prevalence among studied Iranian TB patients. Further research is inevitable to evaluate the association of mixed infection and disease progression and treatment. ..
  14. Tagharrobi Z, Mohammadkhan Kermanshahi S, Mohammadi E. Clinical nurses' perceptions of the opportunities for using complementary therapies in Iranian clinical settings: A qualitative study. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2016;24:11-8 pubmed publisher
    ..A potentially-supportive environment automatically directs nurses towards using such therapies. These findings can be used by nursing managers to integrate complementary therapies into nursing practice. ..
  15. Aghamir S, Mohseni M, Ardestani A. Treatment of ureteral calculi with ballistic lithotripsy. J Endourol. 2003;17:887-90 pubmed
    ..54%): ureteral perforation and stenosis in 1 patient each. The 2-week stone-free rate was 89.5% (324/362). Lithoclast ballistic lithotripsy is a safe and effective approach for the treatment of ureteral calculi regardless of composition. ..
  16. Entezari M, Rajavi Z, Sedighi N, Daftarian N, Sanagoo M. High-dose intravenous methylprednisolone in recent traumatic optic neuropathy; a randomized double-masked placebo-controlled clinical trial. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;245:1267-71 pubmed
    ..001 and 0.010 respectively). Our study confirms earlier findings that there is no difference in visual acuity improvement between intravenous high-dose corticosteroids and placebo in treatment of recent TNO. ..
  17. Mirsaeidi M, Tabarsi P, Farnia P, Ebrahimi G, Morris M, Masjedi M, et al. Trends of drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a tertiary tuberculosis center in Iran. Saudi Med J. 2007;28:544-50 pubmed
    ..The significant increase of isoniazid and streptomycin resistance in the last few years would present a serious challenge to effective management of TB. ..
  18. Alimohammadian M, Darabi H, Malekzadeh S, Mahmoodzadeh Niknam H, Ajdary S, Khamesipour A, et al. Exposure to Leishmania major modulates the proportion of CD4+ T cells without affecting cellular immune responses. Microbiol Immunol. 2007;51:1003-11 pubmed
    ..major modulates the proportion of CD4+ T cells and increases NK cells percentage. However, the cellular immune responses including induction of LST, and IFN-gamma production are increased in exposed individuals. ..
  19. Majlessi F, Forooshani A, Shariat M. Prevalence of induced abortion and associated complications in women attending hospitals in Isfahan. East Mediterr Health J. 2008;14:103-9 pubmed
    ..Of all pregnancies, 35.0% were unwanted, and 27.1% of these were illegally-terminated by induced abortions. Unwanted pregnancy was one of the most important risk factors for induced abortion (OR = 8.84, 95% CI: 4.36-17.92). ..
  20. Mirbagheri S, Nezami B, Assa S, Hajimahmoodi M. Rectal administration of d-alpha tocopherol for active ulcerative colitis: a preliminary report. World J Gastroenterol. 2008;14:5990-5 pubmed
    ..This preliminary report suggests that rectal d-alpha tocopherol may represent a novel therapy for mild and moderately active UC. The observed results might be due to the anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative properties of vitamin E. ..
  21. Khedmat H, Fallahian F, Abolghasemi H, Alavian S, Hajibeigi B, Miri S, et al. Seroepidemiologic study of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, human immunodeficiency virus and syphilis infections in Iranian blood donors. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007;10:4461-6 pubmed
  22. Shirazian N, Emdadi R, Mahboubi M, Motevallian A, Fazel Sarjuei Z, Sedighpour N, et al. Screening for gestational diabetes: usefulness of clinical risk factors. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2009;280:933-7 pubmed publisher
    ..5% (1 of 68) of GDM cases. Age, BMI, and family history of diabetes were independent risk factors in developing gestational diabetes. Concerning these factors, we do not miss substantial number of GDM cases with selective screening. ..
  23. Kheirandish P, SeyedAlinaghi S, Jahani M, Shirzad H, Seyed Ahmadian M, Majidi A, et al. Prevalence and correlates of hepatitis C infection among male injection drug users in detention, Tehran, Iran. J Urban Health. 2009;86:902-8 pubmed publisher
  24. Tehraninejad E, Nasiri R, Rashidi B, Haghollahi F, Ataie M. Comparison of GnRH antagonist with long GnRH agonist protocol after OCP pretreatment in PCOs patients. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2010;282:319-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Antagonist protocol and GnRH agonist trigger for ovulation whenever necessary has a similar cycle outcome to the GnRH-agonist protocol in OCP pretreated PCOs patients, with significantly reduced risk of OHSS. ..
  25. Pourfarziani V, Taheri S, Sharifi Bonab M, Mohammadzadeh M. Assessment of sleep disturbance in renal transplant recipients and associated risk factors. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2010;21:433-7 pubmed
    ..Future studies with larger sample sizes are necessary for confirming our results. ..
  26. Jazayeri S, Keshavarz S, Tehrani Doost M, Djalali M, Hosseini M, Amini H, et al. Effects of eicosapentaenoic acid and fluoxetine on plasma cortisol, serum interleukin-1beta and interleukin-6 concentrations in patients with major depressive disorder. Psychiatry Res. 2010;178:112-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Serum IL-1beta and IL-6 did not change significantly after intervention. These findings suggest that EPA may exert its therapeutic effects through reduction of cortisol. ..
  27. Khami M, Murtomaa H, Razeghi S, Virtanen J. Smoking and its determinants among Iranian dental students. Med Princ Pract. 2010;19:390-4 pubmed publisher
  28. Hafezi F, Naghibzadeh B, Nouhi A, Naghibzadeh G. Eliminating frown lines with an endoscopic forehead lift procedure (corrugator muscle disinsertion). Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2011;35:516-21 pubmed publisher
    ..We therefore sought to determine the efficacy of a brow/forehead lift that involved disinsertion rather than muscle resection...
  29. Talebi Taher M, Mashayekhi M, Hashemi M, Bahrani V. Helicobacter pylori in diabetic and non-diabetic patients with dyspepsia. Acta Med Iran. 2012;50:315-8 pubmed
    ..001). According to our results diabetes mellitus is one of the risk factor that must be considered in evaluation of H. pylori infection in diabetic patients with dyspepsia...
  30. Rashidkhani B, Pourghassem Gargari B, Ranjbar F, Zareiy S, Kargarnovin Z. Dietary patterns and anthropometric indices among Iranian women with major depressive disorder. Psychiatry Res. 2013;210:115-20 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the healthy dietary pattern is significantly associated with lower odds of major depression in adult women. Further researches are needed to confirm these findings. ..
  31. Sistani M, Yazdani R, Virtanen J, Pakdaman A, Murtomaa H. Oral health literacy and information sources among adults in Tehran, Iran. Community Dent Health. 2013;30:178-82 pubmed
    ..Disseminating evidence-based oral health care information from multiple sources including TV/radio, dentists, and other health professionals in different settings should improve public oral health literacy. ..
  32. Jalessi M, Jahanbakhshi A, Amini E, Kamrava S, Farhadi M. Impact of nasoseptal flap elevation on sinonasal quality of life in endoscopic endonasal approach to pituitary adenomas. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;273:1199-205 pubmed publisher
    ..ACTH-secreting adenomas could be assumed as a risk factor for poorer sinonasal QOL in EETSA. ..
  33. Shabankhani B, Kazemnejad A, Zaeri F, Espahbodi F, Haji Ahmadi M, Mirkazemi R. Survival Factors in Patients With End-stage Renal Disease in Mazandaran Province, Iran. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2016;10:79-84 pubmed
    ..History of smoking, age, being unemployed, being illiterate, and renal cyst, congenital diseases, and unspecified conditions as the cause of kidney failure were the associated factors with survival of these patients. ..
  34. Mostafazadeh B, Gorbani A, Mogaddaspour M, Khoddami Vishteh H. The effect of plasmapheresis on treating disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) caused by a Hemiscorpius lepturus (Gadim) sting. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2017;55:902-907 pubmed publisher
    ..However, prior to using plasmapheresis as a routine treatment for severe cases of people stung by this scorpion or other similar ones, further controlled studies with a larger sample size are needed. ..
  35. Gousheh J, Babaei A. A new surgical technique for the treatment of high common peroneal nerve palsy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2002;109:994-8 pubmed
    ..For the cases in which paralysis was less than 8 months in duration, the results are satisfactory. ..
  36. Kazemi M, Assadi M, Kazemi A, Ghazvini L. Primary papillary carcinoma in a thyroglossal duct cyst. Hell J Nucl Med. 2006;9:39-40 pubmed
    ..Since our patient had no marginal invasion of the carcinoma in the surrounding tissues or lymph node metastases, we recommended the Sistrunk's surgical procedure, suppressive treatment by thyroid hormones and long term follow-up...
  37. Salour H, Eshaghi M, Abrishami M, Bagheri A, Aletaha M. Complications of hydroxyapatite pegging: comparison between polycarbonate and titanium peg system. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2007;17:408-12 pubmed
    ..For better movement, tissue tolerance, and to decrease the complications of pegging, titanium peg system has been used. This study compares the two systems...
  38. Maghsudlu M, Nasizadeh S, Toogeh G, Zandieh T, Parandoush S, Rezayani M. Short-term ferrous sulfate supplementation in female blood donors. Transfusion. 2008;48:1192-7 pubmed publisher
    ..A quantity of 150 mg of elemental iron per day as ferrous sulfate, however, is not the correct dose for Iranian female donors. ..
  39. Barati M, Alinejad F, Bahar M, Tabrisi M, Shamshiri A, Bodouhi N, et al. Comparison of WBC, ESR, CRP and PCT serum levels in septic and non-septic burn cases. Burns. 2008;34:770-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus the serum PCT level was a highly efficient laboratory parameter for the diagnosis of severe infectious complications after burn, but WBC, neutrophil, ESR and CRP levels were of little value. ..
  40. Ansarin H, Savabynasab S, Behzadi A, Sadigh N, Hasanloo J. Doxycycline plus levamisole: combination treatment for severe nodulocystic acne. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008;7:737-40 pubmed
    ..In the patient group, levamisole was well tolerated with an acceptable safety profile. At the time of publication, this study is the first clinical trial that suggests levamisole as an effective new treatment for severe acne vulgaris. ..
  41. Mehrpour O, Alfred S, Shadnia S, Keyler D, Soltaninejad K, Chalaki N, et al. Hyperglycemia in acute aluminum phosphide poisoning as a potential prognostic factor. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008;27:591-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Management of hyperglycemia may have a useful role in treatment of these patients by allowing increased entrance of glucose into cells and reducing oxygen consumption. ..
  42. Aghamohammadi A, Parvaneh N, Rezaei N, Moazzami K, Kashef S, Abolhassani H, et al. Clinical and laboratory findings in hyper-IgM syndrome with novel CD40L and AICDA mutations. J Clin Immunol. 2009;29:769-76 pubmed publisher
    ..There are several patients with HIGM phenotype, in which the underlying genetic defects remain to be identified. Other defects such as those in components of the mismatch repair mechanism could be potential candidates for the latter. ..
  43. Nikpour P, Forouzandeh Moghaddam M, Ziaee S, Dokun O, Schulz W, Mowla S. Absence of PIWIL2 (HILI) expression in human bladder cancer cell lines and tissues. Cancer Epidemiol. 2009;33:271-5 pubmed publisher
    ..However, our study indicates that PIWIL2 does not play a role in carcinogenesis of human bladder carcinoma. ..
  44. Suri F, Yazdani S, Narooie Nejhad M, Zargar S, Paylakhi S, Zeinali S, et al. Variable expressivity and high penetrance of CYP1B1 mutations associated with primary congenital glaucoma. Ophthalmology. 2009;116:2101-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate penetrance and expressivity of CYP1B1 genotypes associated with primary congenital glaucoma (PCG)...
  45. Zamani Alavijeh F, Niknami S, Bazargan M, Mohamadi E, Montazeri A, Ghofranipour F, et al. Risk-taking behaviors among motorcyclists in middle east countries: a case of islamic republic of Iran. Traffic Inj Prev. 2010;11:25-34 pubmed publisher
  46. Fard M. Anterior and nasal transposition of the inferior oblique muscle for dissociated vertical deviation associated with inferior oblique muscle overaction. J AAPOS. 2010;14:35-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Anterior and nasal transposition of the inferior oblique muscle reduces DVD, V pattern, and inferior oblique muscle overaction with minimal complications. ..
  47. Mehrgan H, Rahbar M, Arab Halvaii Z. High prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a tertiary care hospital in Tehran, Iran. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2010;4:132-8 pubmed
    ..pneumoniae in our hospital setting. As the available treatment options are limited, antibiotic control policies together with the implementation of infection control measures remain of high importance. ..
  48. Alvandi E, Akrami S, Chiani M, Hedayati M, Nayer B, Tehrani M, et al. Molecular analysis of the RET proto-oncogene key exons in patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma: a comprehensive study of the Iranian population. Thyroid. 2011;21:373-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Geographical distribution of the sporadic cases, however, shows a significant concentration toward the Northern regions of the country, noticeably the provinces situated directly to the south of the Caspian Sea. ..
  49. Tabatabaei S, Soleimani M, Khodabandeh A. A case of autoenucleation associated with a contralateral field defect. Orbit. 2011;30:165-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Contralateral visual field defect may be associated with autoenucleation. A visual field test is recommended in all cases with traumatic enucleation. ..
  50. Ghaffari S, Sabokbar T, Dastan J, Rafati M, Moossavi S. Her2 amplification status in Iranian breast cancer patients: comparison of immunohistochemistry (IHC) and fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH). Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12:1031-4 pubmed
    ..Further quality control and standardization of IHC technique are required to improve the concordance rate between the two methods. ..
  51. Delshad H, Mehran L, Tohidi M, Assadi M, Azizi F. The incidence of thyroid function abnormalities and natural course of subclinical thyroid disorders, Tehran, I.R. Iran. J Endocrinol Invest. 2012;35:516-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Increase in the prevalence of TPOAb positivity was observed only in women. ..
  52. Ghiasi P, Hosseinkhani S, Noori A, Nafissi S, Khajeh K. Mitochondrial complex I deficiency and ATP/ADP ratio in lymphocytes of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients. Neurol Res. 2012;34:297-303 pubmed publisher
    ..This study suggests that complex I deficiency and both reduction in intracellular ATP and increase in intracellular ADP content may be involved in the progression and pathogenesis of ALS. ..
  53. Madjd Z, Ramezani B, Molanae S, Asadi Lari M. High expression of stem cell marker ALDH1 is associated with reduced BRCA1 in invasive breast carcinomas. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012;13:2973-8 pubmed
    ..Therefore, ALDH1 positive (cancer stem) cells with reduced BRCA1 phenotype may indicate a subset of patients for whom specific targeting of the CSC marker ALDH1 and more aggressive adjuvant treatment is appropriate. ..
  54. Hasani Z, Aghdaei H, Balaii H, Azimirad M, Mirsamadi E, Mirjalali H, et al. The first study on opportunistic intestinal microsporidiosis in IBD patients receiving immunosuppressive medications in Iran. Epidemiol Infect. 2017;145:2095-2099 pubmed publisher
    ..This study has shown IBD patients undergoing immunosuppressive/immunomodulators medications, which may be susceptible to intestinal microsporida infection. E. bieneusi is the commonest intestinal microsporidan reported from IBD patients...
  55. Sadeghi S, Davari M, Asli E, Gharibzadeh S, Vaziri F, Jamnani F, et al. Effect of IL15 rs10833 and SCARB1 rs10846744 on virologic responses in chronic hepatitis C patients treated with pegylated interferon-? and ribavirin. Gene. 2017;630:28-34 pubmed publisher
    ..001) were strongly associated with SVR. In conclusion, the SCARB1 rs10846744 (CC) and IL15 rs10833 (AA) genotypes can be considered as powerful predictors of treatment responses in CHC patients treated with an interferon-based therapy. ..
  56. Ahmadinejad F, Mowla S, Honardoost M, Arjenaki M, Moazeni Bistgani M, Kheiri S, et al. Lower expression of miR-218 in human breast cancer is associated with lymph node metastases, higher grades, and poorer prognosis. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317698362 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, our in silico enrichment analyses revealed that the association of miR-218 expression with breast cancer prognosis might be through its involvement in endocytosis and gap junction biological pathways. ..
  57. Ehsani A, Ghiasi M, Robati R. Lipoid proteinosis: report of three familial cases. Dermatol Online J. 2006;12:16 pubmed
    ..Although 250 cases have been reported until now, the occurrence of disease in siblings is very rare. We report three familial cases of lipoid proteinosis involving a brother and sister and their nephew. ..
  58. Kordestani S, Shahrezaee M, Tahmasebi M, Hajimahmodi H, Haji Ghasemali D, Abyaneh M. A randomised controlled trial on the effectiveness of an advanced wound dressing used in Iran. J Wound Care. 2008;17:323-7 pubmed
    ..05. Use of a moist bioactive wound dressing significantly increased the healing rate when compared with the traditional dressings used in the participating hospitals. This will in turn bring significant cost savings. ..
  59. Nafar M, Mousavi S, Mahdavi Mazdeh M, Pour Reza Gholi F, Firoozan A, Einollahi B, et al. Burden of chronic kidney disease in Iran: a screening program is of essential need. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2008;2:183-92 pubmed
    ..The present study provides an estimate of the burden of CKD in Iran. As CKD can be controlled by practical cost-effective plans, we strongly recommend the information given by this study be considered for future action plans. ..
  60. Motamedi M, Talesh K, Jafari S, Khalifeh S. Peripheral and central giant cell granulomas of the jaws: a retrospective study and surgical management. Gen Dent. 2010;58:e246-51 pubmed
    ..Thorough curettage or partial resection was used to treat CGCG (96.39% success rate) and PGCG (98.71% success rate) in this group of patients documented during the follow-up period (1-18 years). ..
  61. Sarlati F, Sattari M, Gazar A, Rafsenjani A. Receptor activator of nuclear factor kappa B ligand (RANKL) levels in peri-implant crevicular fluid. Iran J Immunol. 2010;7:226-33 pubmed publisher
  62. Farahvash M, Majidi A, Roohipoor R, Ghassemi F. Preoperative injection of intravitreal bevacizumab in dense diabetic vitreous hemorrhage. Retina. 2011;31:1254-60 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the effect of preoperative intravitreal injection of bevacizumab on surgery and on the early postoperative course in diabetic patients undergoing vitrectomy for dense vitreous hemorrhage...
  63. Akhlaghpoor S, Tomasian A, Arjmand Shabestari A, Ebrahimi M, Alinaghizadeh M. Percutaneous osteoid osteoma treatment with combination of radiofrequency and alcohol ablation. Clin Radiol. 2007;62:268-73 pubmed
    ..To assess the efficacy of percutaneous osteoid osteoma treatment using a combination of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and alcohol ablation with regard to technical and long-term clinical success...
  64. Ravanbakhsh M, Sarafnejad A, Aghamohammadi A, Kardar G, Asgarian Omran H, Atarod L, et al. CD40 ligand expression on stimulated T-helper lymphocytes in patients with common variable immunodeficiency. Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2007;6:129-35 pubmed
    ..The results of this study are in agreement with some other studies, indicating that CD40 ligand expression on stimulated T-helper lymphocytes of Common variable immunodeficiency patients is similar to normal controls. ..
  65. Sadrolsadat S, Shoroghi M, Farahbakhsh F, Moharreri R, Sheikhvatan M, Abbasi A. The effect of supplemental 70% oxygen on postoperative nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing inguinal hernia surgery. Hernia. 2008;12:167-71 pubmed
    ..The role of oxygen as an important method for treatment of PONV was studied. The aim of this study was to compare intraoperative 30% oxygen with 70% oxygen for improvement of PONV in patients undergoing inguinal hernia surgery...
  66. Saadat S, Naseripour M, Smith G. The health and economic impact of fireworks-related injuries in Iran: a household survey following the New Year's Festival in Tehran. Injury. 2010;41:e28-33 pubmed publisher
    ..To prevent these injuries, individuals should attend public fireworks displays conducted by professionals rather than engage in personal use of fireworks. ..
  67. Dehghan M, Ahmadieh H, Soheilian M, Azarmina M, Moradian S, Ramezani A, et al. Effect of oral prednisolone on visual outcomes and complications after scleral buckling. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2010;20:419-23 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the effect of oral prednisolone on visual outcomes and complications of scleral buckling (SB) in phakic eyes with acute rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD)...
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    ..This study revealed overexpression of the CgCDR1, CgCDR2, and FAA1 genes affecting biological pathways, small hydrophobic compounds transport, and lipid metabolism in the resistant clinical C.glabrata isolates. ..
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