Masoud Sotoudeh

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Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Silent liver diseases in autopsies from forensic medicine of Tehran
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:324-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Fasciola hepatica by endoscopic ultrasound
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Endoscopy 35:1088. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of endoscopic ultrasonography in patients with inconclusive magnetic resonance imaging diagnosis of biliopancreatic abnormalities
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Gastroenterol 30:156-60. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) in the localization of insulinoma
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, Iran
    Endocrine 31:238-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of endoscopic ultrasonography in prevention of unnecessary endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a prospective study of 150 patients
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Ultrasound Med 26:455-60. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Esophageal leiomyomatosis diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 14114 Tehran, Iran
    Endoscopy 37:281. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic findings in end-stage renal disease
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran 14114, Iran
    Endoscopy 35:502-5. 2003
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Neglected role of hookah and opium in gastric carcinogenesis: a cohort study on risk factors and attributable fractions
    Alireza Sadjadi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 134:181-8. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint A modification of the Brunt system for scoring liver histology of patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Shahin Merat
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:38-44. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Silent liver diseases in autopsies from forensic medicine of Tehran
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:324-8. 2006
    ..Histology is the unique method for diagnosis of silent liver diseases; so, we aimed to determine the prevalence of fatty liver and other silent liver diseases among those who passed away for causes other than liver diseases in Tehran...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Fasciola hepatica by endoscopic ultrasound
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Endoscopy 35:1088. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of endoscopic ultrasonography in patients with inconclusive magnetic resonance imaging diagnosis of biliopancreatic abnormalities
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Gastroenterol 30:156-60. 2011
    ..To determine the sensitivity and specificity of endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) in patients with inconclusive magnetic resonance imaging/magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRI/MRCP) in pancreatobiliary abnormalities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) in the localization of insulinoma
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, Iran
    Endocrine 31:238-41. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Role of endoscopic ultrasonography in prevention of unnecessary endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a prospective study of 150 patients
    Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Ultrasound Med 26:455-60. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of substituting endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in cases of a low to intermediate risk for choledocholithiasis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Esophageal leiomyomatosis diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 14114 Tehran, Iran
    Endoscopy 37:281. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic findings in end-stage renal disease
    R Sotoudehmanesh
    Digestive Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran 14114, Iran
    Endoscopy 35:502-5. 2003
    ..Our aim was to investigate the endoscopic findings in these patients and identify the predisposing factors...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Neglected role of hookah and opium in gastric carcinogenesis: a cohort study on risk factors and attributable fractions
    Alireza Sadjadi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 134:181-8. 2014
    ..Hookah and opium use are risk factors for gastric cancer as well as for precancerous lesions. Hookah, opium, cigarette and high salt intake are important modifiable risk factors in this high-incidence gastric cancer area. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint A modification of the Brunt system for scoring liver histology of patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Shahin Merat
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:38-44. 2010
    ..Therefore, we propose a modification of the Brunt system by scoring the four histologic features separately and reporting their sums as the nonalcoholic steatohepatitis activity index...
  11. ncbi request reprint Liver histology changes in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis after one year of treatment with probucol
    Shahin Merat
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Dig Dis Sci 53:2246-50. 2008
    ..We studied changes in the liver histology of patients with NASH after use of probucol for one year...
  12. pmc Serum ghrelin; a new surrogate marker of gastric mucosal alterations in upper gastrointestinal carcinogenesis
    Alireza Sadjadi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningn, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e74440. 2013
    ..We examined the association between ghrelin and gastroesophageal cancers and atrophic gastritis in a population-based setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Critical role of Helicobacter pylori in the pattern of gastritis and carditis in residents of an area with high prevalence of gastric cardia cancer
    Masoud Sotoudeh
    Digestive Diseases Research Centre, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Shariati Hospital Kargar, Tehran, Iran
    Dig Dis Sci 53:27-33. 2008
    ..Continuous cardia inflammation may contribute to the high incidence of gastric cardia cancer in this region...
  14. pmc Prospective Acid Reflux Study of Iran (PARSI): methodology and study design
    Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam
    Digestive Disease Research Center DDRC, Shariati Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:42. 2007
    ..This is especially prominent when looking at non-erosive reflux disease (NERD) patients...
  15. pmc Opium: an emerging risk factor for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    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...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint P21(waf1/cip1) gene polymorphisms and possible interaction with cigarette smoking in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in northeastern Iran: a preliminary study
    Noushin Taghavi
    National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology NIGEB, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:235-42. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the association of p21 polymorphisms in codon 31 and the 3'UTR, and cigarette smoking on the risk of ESCC in northeastern Iran...
  18. 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
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Coeliac disease is the most common cause of chronic diarrhoea in Iran
    Bijan Shahbazkhani
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:665-8. 2004
    ..The prevalence of CD in patients with chronic diarrhoea in Iran remains unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of CD among 100 Iranian patients with chronic non-bloody diarrhoea...
  20. pmc Reproductive factors and risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in northern Iran: a case-control study in a high-risk area and literature review
    Farhad Islami
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:461-6. 2013
    ..The findings of this study support a protective influence of female hormonal factors on the risk of ESCC. However, further epidemiological and mechanistic studies are required to prove a protective association...
  21. doi request reprint Contact with ruminants is associated with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma risk
    Dariush Nasrollahzadeh
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, 17177, Sweden Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Cancer 136:1468-74. 2015
    ..99 (1.35-2.93) which after exclusion of contact with ruminants was not significant (OR for contact only with canine: 3.18, 95% CI: 0.73-13.17). These results add to the evidence that contact with ruminants may increase the risk of ESCC...
  22. doi request reprint Gastric cancer mortality in a high incidence area: long-term follow-up of Helicobacter pylori-related precancerous lesions in the general population
    Majid Boreiri
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:343-7. 2013
    ..Due to a lack of clear criteria for recognizing subjects at risk of progression to gastric cancer (GC), this cohort study seeks to identify predictors of GC death in a high-risk population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and etiology of persistently elevated alanine aminotransferase levels in healthy Iranian blood donors
    Akram Pourshams
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran, Iran
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:229-33. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and causes of elevated ALT levels among apparently healthy Iranian blood donors in Tehran...
  24. doi request reprint The normal range of duodenal intraepithelial lymphocytes
    Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:136-42. 2008
    ..Available studies suggest a wide normal range (10 - 40 intraepithelial lymphocytes /100 epithelial cells, EC). We assessed the normal range of distal duodenal intraepithelial lymphocytes...
  25. doi request reprint Influence of B cells in liver fibrosis associated with hepatitis B virus harboring basal core promoter mutations
    Ashraf Mohamadkhani
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Virol 84:1889-96. 2012
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Sampling error in histopathology findings of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a post mortem liver histology study
    Shahin Merat
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:418-21. 2012
    ..There are many indications that the liver is not uniformly involved in NAFLD thus sampling error is a major concern. This study aims to evaluate the uniformity of various histologic features in livers affected with NAFLD...
  27. pmc Extremely high Tp53 mutation load in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in Golestan Province, Iran
    Behnoush Abedi-Ardekani
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 6:e29488. 2011
    ..We have analyzed TP53 mutation patterns in tumors from this high-risk geographic area in search of clues to the mutagenic processes involved in causing ESCC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori reinfection rate 3 years after successful eradication
    Nasrin Zendehdel
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:401-4. 2005
    ..In the only study carried out in Iran, a reinfection rate of 19.1% after 1 year has been reported. We studied the rate of reinfection 3 years after successful HP eradication...
  29. 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...
  30. pmc Opium use, cigarette smoking, and alcohol consumption in relation to pancreatic cancer
    Ramin Shakeri
    aDigestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran bDigestive Disease Research Center, Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran cDepartment of Public Health Analysis, School of Community Health and Policy, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD dLiver and Pancreatobiliary Diseases Research Center, Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences eGastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Firoozgar hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences fSasan Alborz Biomedical Research Center, Masoud Gastroenterology and Hepatology Clinic, Tehran, Iran gDivision of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD hAmerican Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA iInstitute for Transitional Epidemiology and the Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e3922. 2016
    ..We also studied the association of cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption with pancreatic cancer, for which little information was available from this population...
  31. pmc Variations of gastric corpus microbiota are associated with early esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and squamous dysplasia
    Dariush Nasrollahzadeh
    1 Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm 17177, Sweden 2 Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Sci Rep 5:8820. 2015
    ..011). No such difference was observed between mid-esophagitis and healthy controls. This study is the first to show that composition of gastric corpus mucosal microbiota differs in early ESCC and ESD from healthy esophagus. ..
  32. doi request reprint Food preparation methods, drinking water source, and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in the high-risk area of Golestan, Northeast Iran
    Asieh Golozar
    aDigestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran bGolestan Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran cDivision of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda dDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health eSchool of Community Health and Policy, Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland fThe Tisch Cancer Institute and Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA gMedical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden hGenetic Epidemiology Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 25:123-9. 2016
    ..47 (1.22-1.78). Our results suggest roles for red meat intake, drinking water source, and food preparation methods in ESCC, even after adjusting for a large number of potential confounders. ..
  33. pmc Socio-economic status and oesophageal cancer: results from a population-based case-control study in a high-risk area
    Farhad Islami
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Epidemiol 38:978-88. 2009
    ..We examined a wide range of SES indicators to investigate the association between different SES components and risk of OSCC in the region...
  34. pmc Epidemiology of upper gastrointestinal cancers in Iran: a sub site analysis of 761 cases
    Noushin Taghavi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, N Kargar St, Tehran 14144, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 13:5367-70. 2007
    ..To define the sub site distribution of upper gastrointestinal cancers in three provinces of Iran...
  35. pmc Multiplex H. pylori Serology and Risk of Gastric Cardia and Noncardia Adenocarcinomas
    Ramin Shakeri
    Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Disease Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cancer Res 75:4876-83. 2015
    ..This latter result was unexpected and should be retested in other populations...
  36. doi request reprint Endoscopic screening for precancerous lesions of the esophagus in a high risk area in Northern Iran
    Gholamreza Roshandel
    1 Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Golestan Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan
    Arch Iran Med 17:246-52. 2014
    ....
  37. doi request reprint The potential role of APOBEC3G in limiting replication of hepatitis B virus
    Ashraf Mohamadkhani
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arab J Gastroenterol 13:170-3. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the expression of liver A3G protein in association with both replication of hepatitis B virus (HBV) and frequency of G to A mutations in BCP (basal core promoter)-PC (pre-core) region...
  38. ncbi request reprint Lower esophagus in dyspeptic Iranian patients: a prospective study
    Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:315-21. 2003
    ..We prospectively studied the prevalence of clinical, histological and endoscopic GERD, and premalignant changes among dyspeptic Iranian patients referred for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (UGIE)...
  39. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma of the pancreas
    Sepideh Nikfam
    Digestive Disease Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:369-70. 2013
    ..Primary SCC of the pancreas is a rare entity that comprises 0.05% of all exocrine pancreatic carcinomas. The clinical profile and biological behavior of pancreas SCC are similar to typical pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas...
  40. ncbi request reprint Modified jejunoileal bypass surgery with biliary diversion for morbid obesity and changes in liver histology during follow-up
    Iraj Fazel
    Department of Surgery, Medical School, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4655, Tehran, Iran
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:1033-8. 2007
    ..The senior author (I.F.) has developed a modification of jejunoileal bypass, which we believe overcomes many of the shortcomings of the classic procedure...
  41. pmc p16INK4a hypermethylation and p53, p16 and MDM2 protein expression in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Noushin Taghavi
    National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Cancer 10:138. 2010
    ....
  42. pmc The role of mutations in core protein of hepatitis B virus in liver fibrosis
    Ashraf Mohamadkhani
    National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Tehran, Iran
    Virol J 6:209. 2009
    ..Our data suggests that core protein mutations in CTL epitopes and C-terminal domain accompanied with higher stage of liver fibrosis may be due to alterations in the function of core protein...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cancer occurrence in Ardabil: results of a population-based cancer registry from Iran
    Alireza Sadjadi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Cancer 107:113-8. 2003
    ..4) recorded in the world before. Gastric cancer alone constitutes one-third of all cancers in Ardabil, the ASR of which is the highest reported from Iran up to now and one of the highest in the world...
  44. pmc Clinical features and long term outcome of 102 treated autoimmune hepatitis patients
    Zinab Malekzadeh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 12:92-9. 2012
    ..There is limited data on the natural history of autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and on the long-term follow-up of AIH patients who have been referred for regular medical attention...
  45. doi request reprint Oral nitrate reductase activity and erosive gastro-esophageal reflux disease: a nitrate hypothesis for GERD pathogenesis
    Siavosh Nasseri-Moghaddam
    Digestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, 14117, Iran
    Dig Dis Sci 57:413-8. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that nitrate reductase activity is higher in patients with erosive GERD, delivering more nitrite at the gastroesophageal-junction for a given nitrate intake...
  46. doi request reprint Attenuation of hepatic fibrosis through captopril and enalapril in the livers of bile duct ligated rats
    Golnar Karimian
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Poursina Avenue, Tehran 13145 784, Iran
    Biomed Pharmacother 62:312-6. 2008
    ..05) in comparison with captopril. In conclusion, the results of our study suggest that the antifibrotic effect of enalapril may be mostly related to the inhibition of angiotensin converting enzyme...
  47. ncbi request reprint Probucol in the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis: a double-blind randomized controlled study
    Shahin Merat
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Kargar Shomali Avenue, Tehran, Iran
    J Hepatol 38:414-8. 2003
    ..Probucol is a lipid-lowering agent with strong antioxidant properties. We designed a double-blind randomized controlled study to evaluate the effects of probucol in NASH...
  48. doi request reprint Downregulation of HLA class II molecules by G1896A pre-core mutation in chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Ashraf Mohamadkhani
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University, North Kargar, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Viral Immunol 22:295-300. 2009
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Advanced colonic neoplasia in the first degree relatives of colon cancer patients: A colonoscopy-based study
    Hamideh Salimzadeh
    Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Cancer 139:2243-51. 2016
    ..Our data suggest that all FDRs, regardless of the age of CRC diagnosis in their index case, should be considered for a targeted early screening. ..
  50. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of coeliac disease in apparently healthy Iranian blood donors
    Bijan Shahbazkhani
    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:475-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of coeliac in healthy, Iranian, blood donors...
  51. ncbi request reprint Low Helicobacter pylori eradication rates with 4- and 7-day regimens in an Iranian population
    Reza Malekzadeh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran and Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:13-7. 2003
    ..This study aims at assessing the efficacy of 4- and 7-day H. pylori eradication regimens in a high-incidence area of gastric cancer in Iran...
  52. ncbi request reprint Validation of Oxford Classification of Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy: an Iranian Experience
    Alireza Sadeghipour
    Department of Pathology, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iran J Kidney Dis 10:17-21. 2016
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the interobserver reproducibility of the Oxford classification of IgA nephropathy between Iranian nephropathologists...
  53. doi request reprint Intraepidermal injection of dissociated epidermal cell suspension improves vitiligo
    Laleh Khodadadi
    Department of Regenerative Medicine, Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology, ACECR, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Dermatol Res 302:593-9. 2010
    ..5% of the cells had melanocyte morphology. HMB-45 positive cells were observed after cell transplantation. This method is an effective, simple and safe therapeutic option for stable vitiligo lesions...
  54. ncbi request reprint Familial risks of esophageal cancer among the Turkmen population of the Caspian littoral of Iran
    Mohammad Reza Akbari
    Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Cancer 119:1047-51. 2006
    ..The hazard ratio of 2.3 for cancer among first-degree relatives is consistent with an important contribution of heritable factors. It will be of interest to perform marker studies to establish which genes are responsible...
  55. doi request reprint P53 mutations in colorectal cancer from northern Iran: Relationships with site of tumor origin, microsatellite instability and K-ras mutations
    Mahboobeh Mahdavinia
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, University G D Annunzio, and Center of Excellence on Aging CeSI, G d Annunzio University Foundation, Chieti, Italy
    J Cell Physiol 216:543-50. 2008
    ..The codon 213 P53 mutation that recurred in proximal CRC was previously reported as frequent in esophageal cancer from Northern Iran...