Hasan Jalaeikhoo

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The influence of microsatellite instability (MSI) on the prognosis of colorectal cancer (CRC) requires more investigation. We assessed the role of MSI status in survival of individuals diagnosed with primary colorectal cancer. In this retrospective cross-sectional study the MSI status was determined in 158 formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tumors and their(More)
Cavernous hemangioma is an encapsulated mass of dilated, endothelial lined vascular channels filled with slowly flowing blood. Cavernous hemangioma of the spleen is a rare condition with less than 100 reports so far. Hemangioma of the vertebral is a benign vascular legion around one or two vertebrae. These are usually asymptomatic and discovered(More)
BACKGROUND One genomic breakpoint can result in variable BCR-ABL1 transcript types due to alternative splicing. The influence of different BCR-ABL1 transcript types on clinical outcome is still controversial. AIM OF THE STUDY The objective of this analysis was to determine the impact of transcript type on response, clinical outcome, recurrence risk after(More)
BACKGROUND Aplastic anemia (AA) is a rare disease in which hematopoietic stem cells are severely diminished resulting in hypocellular bone marrow and pancytopenia. Etiology of AA includes auto immunity, toxins, infection, ionizing radiation, drugs and rare genetic disorders, but in the majority of cases no cause can be identified. In the present study we(More)
BACKGROUND Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) was the first retrovirus identified in human. The current evidence is quite scarce regarding the potential role of HTLV-1 in pathogenesis of hematologic disorders and non-hematologic malignancies. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study is to evaluate the prevalence of HTLV-1 infection in patients with(More)
BACKGROUND We assessed the outcome of high-dose methotrexate (HD-MTX) chemotherapy with or without radiotherapy (RT) in primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) patients. METHODS Fifty-one HIV-negative patients with an average age of 50.3 years were treated with chemotherapy regimen included 2500 mg/m(2) MTX with Leucovorin rescue and 1.4 mg/m(2)(More)
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