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The diagnostic value for differentiated thyroid carcinoma metastases of thyroglobulin (Tg) measurement in washout fluid from fine-needle aspiration biopsy of neck lymph nodes is maintained in the
OBJECTIVE Serum thyroglobulin (Tg) is the marker of differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) after total thyroidectomy, but its value is limited by the interference of anti-Tg antibodies (TgAb).Expand
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Liver iron concentrations and urinary hepcidin in beta-thalassemia.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Patients with beta-thalassemia, like those with genetic hemochromatosis, develop iron overload due to increased iron absorption, and their iron burden is further exacerbatedExpand
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p16ink4a and HPV L1 Immunohistochemistry is Helpful for Estimating the Behavior of Low-grade Dysplastic Lesions of the Cervix Uteri
As only a minority of low-grade dysplastic lesions of the cervix uteri will eventually progress to carcinoma, predicting the behavior of these lesions could be of high value in clinical practice. TheExpand
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HMGI-C and HMGI(Y) Immunoreactivity Correlates with Cytogenetic Abnormalities in Lipomas, Pulmonary Chondroid Hamartomas, Endometrial Polyps, and Uterine Leiomyomas and is Compatible with
High-mobility group (HMG) proteins are nonhistone nuclear proteins that play an important role in the regulation of chromatin structure and function. HMGI-C and HMGI(Y) are members of the HMGI familyExpand
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High prevalence of suspicious cytology in thyroid nodules associated with positive thyroid autoantibodies.
OBJECTIVE We assessed the association between thyroid autoimmunity and thyroid cancer in a retrospective series of unselected thyroid nodules submitted to fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) toExpand
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Induction of two different modes of cell death, apoptosis and necrosis, in rat liver after a single dose of thioacetamide.
A sequential study of the appearance of liver cell death after thioacetamide (TH) administration was performed in male Wistar rats. Within 3 hours of a single dose of TH, occurrence of cell death byExpand
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Occurrence of cell death (apoptosis) during the involution of liver hyperplasia.
A single intravenous injection of lead nitrate at a dose of 10 mumoles/100 gm of body weight caused liver enlargement associated with hepatic cell proliferation. In the present study the involutionExpand
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Chronic viral hepatitis: the histology report.
In chronic viral hepatitis, the role of liver biopsy as a diagnostic test has seen a decline, paralleled by its increasing importance for prognostic purposes. Nowadays, the main indication for liverExpand
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The Novel HSP90 Inhibitor, IPI-493, Is Highly Effective in Human Gastrostrointestinal Stromal Tumor Xenografts Carrying Heterogeneous KIT Mutations
Purpose: KIT activity is crucial for gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST). Imatinib (IMA) and sunitinib (SUN) are very effective KIT-inhibitors in patients with advanced GIST but have no curativeExpand
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Lymphoepitelioma-like hepatocellular carcinoma: a case report and a review of the literature.
Lymphoepitelioma is a particular form of undifferentiated carcinoma, characterized by a prominent lymphoid stroma, originally described in the nasopharynx. Lymphoid stroma-rich carcinomas arising inExpand
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