Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that pervasively affects the population across the world. Currently, there is no effective treatment available for this and existing drugs merely slow the progression of cognitive function decline. Thus, massive effort is required to find an intended therapeutic target to overcome this… (More)
Introduction: Focal Hepatic Lesionsare common findings as a result of the ever increasing use of imaging techniques in patients with nonspecific abdominal complaints. This study was undertaken to compare unenhanced ultrasound versus computed tomographyin evaluation of patients with focal hepatic lesions. Methods: In this study, 100 cases of focal hepatic… (More)
Primary anetoderma is a rare idiopathic disease of the skin, characterized by circumscribed areas of loose skin, and loss of elastic fibers upon histopathologic examination. Two forms are traditionally distinguished, primary and secondary. Primary anetoderma occurs when there is no underlying associated skin disease, whereas the latter refers to an abnormal… (More)
Congenital gingival granular cell tumors (CGGCT) are rare lesions which have occasionally been reported in India. It is an uncommon benign soft tissue lesion that usually arises from alveolar mucosa of neonates and causes respiratory and feeding problems. Due to its clinical features and treatment approaches these cases have aroused interest of different… (More)
INTRODUCTION Conventional formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue provides superior cellular morphology and long-term storage. Problems with formalin fixation comprise delay of fixation and variations in the duration of fixation. Microwave assisted tissue fixation removes the use of noxious and potentially toxic formalin that decreases the turnaround time… (More)
Heterotopic pancreatic tissue in the gallbladder is a very uncommon lesion, which is an incidental finding in most cases. We report here, a case of an 18-year-old, post puerperal female, suffering from right upper quadrant abdominal pain with a clinical diagnosis of chronic cholecystitis, in whom heterotopic pancreatic tissue was found in the gall bladder.
Mucinous carcinoma of the breast is a relatively rare, pure form accounting for 2% of all breast cancers. Pure mucinous carcinoma of the breast has a favorable prognosis. The common age is postmenopausal group. Here, we report a 30-year-old female patient diagnosed on cytology as mucinous carcinoma of the breast with lymph node metastasis and subsequently… (More)