Muhammad Atique

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OBJECTIVE To assess the pattern of malignancies from tumour registry data and to find any changing pattern by comparing corresponding data from earlier periods. METHODS The descriptive study was carried out at the Department of Histopathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Rawalpindi, Pakistan. All malignant tumours from 2002-2011 were(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to establish the diagnostic accuracy, specificity and sensitivity of fine needle aspiration cytology(FNAC) for intra-oral tumors, comparing with histopathology as the gold standard. MATERIALS AND METHODS Forty cases of FNA cytology from intraoral tumors was performed in AFID along with the demographic data and(More)
The technique of digital splenoportography with thin flexible needles and small amounts of dilute contrast medium is described as one particularly suitable for use in paediatric patients. The authors report a high incidence of spontaneous splenorenal shunting revealed in their patients by this technique.
This study was conducted with the objective of providing the pattern of cancer distribution from a hospital based tumour registry at CMH, Multan, in comparison with patterns from other National Studies. The retrospective study of malignant tumours recorded at the pathology department from 2002-2007 featured analysis in terms of age group, gender and type of(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate CD10 expression in urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder and the association of immunohistochemical (IHC) CD10 expression intensity with grade and stage. STUDY DESIGN Descriptive cross-sectional analytical study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Rawalpindi, from January to December 2011. (More)
OBJECTIVE To assess Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) regarding voluntary blood donation prevalent in medical and paramedical personnel having basic level of awareness on the subject. DESIGN Cross-sectional Study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY The study was conducted in AK CMH, Muzaffarabad, from 15th March 2003 to 15th September 2003. PATIENTS(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the role of Immunohistochemistry (IHC) in the diagnosis of metastatic liver disease, with a descriptive, cross-sectional study at the Department of Histopathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Rawalpindi. MATERIAL AND METHODS A total of 130 cases of metastatic liver disease were retrieved from the tumor registry data.(More)
A 22-year-old soldier was admitted in Combined Military Hospital, Attock, with dysphagia, chest pain and haemetemesis after swallowing a chicken bone during the dinner. The symptoms relieved spontaneously next day. The chest x-ray on the day of admission raised possibility of a radiopaque foreign body in the lower oesophagus. Repeat x-ray of chest and(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine sensitivity and specificity of paraffin-based immunohistochemistry in the evaluation of glomerular diseases in renal biopsies using immunofluorescence as gold standard. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional analytical study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Department of Histopathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Rawalpindi, from(More)
Objective: To determine calretinin expression by immunohistochemistry in ameloblastoma and keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOT) and to document the use of calretinin as a differentiating marker between the two lesions. Study Design: A cross sectional study conducted on previously diagnosed cases of ameloblastoma and Keratocystic odontogenic tumour. Place(More)