Sakineh Amoueian

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
OBJECTIVE The present study attempts to compare the immunohistochemistry (IHC) of von Willebrand factor (vWf) , endothelial cadherin, Caveolin and endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase (eNOS) in VasoView Endoscopic Vein Harvesting (EVH) versus traditional Open Vein Harvesting (OVH) techniques for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery performed in Javad al(More)
BACKGROUND Gastric carcinoma is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in Iran. It is well-known that atrophic gastritis is a major risk factor for gastric cancer, which leads to variations in the serum levels of gastrin 17 (G-17), pepsinogen I (P-I), and pepsinogen II (P-II). The aim of this study was to investigate the diagnostic accuracy of(More)
Familial lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency is an uncommon autosomal recessive disorder from a heritable defect in esterification of plasma cholesterol. In 1968, the disease was described by Gjone and Norum in Norway. Our case was a 38-year-old woman. Her disease was manifested by presence of lower extremities edema, proteinuria, corneal(More)
Primary glomus tumors are extremely rare in the liver. To this date, only two cases of primary glomus tumors of the liver have been reported in the literature. This report is the third case of this specified tumor. The patient was a 50 year-old Iranian woman who presented with a history of epigastric pain and nausea. Abdominal computed tomography (CT) scan(More)
OBJECTIVE Silybum marianum has been used for centuries in herbal medicine for treatment of liver diseases. Currently, there is no data available on the possible effects of silymarin on fetal development. This study aimed to investigate the teratogenic effect of silymarin on BALB/c mice fetuses. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 40 pregnant mice were(More)
Vascular dementia and Alzheimer disease are most common type of dementia. These diseases have been associated with cognitive decline and affected personal behavioral activities. Moreover, the pattern of cerebral blood flow in mild cognitive disorder has appeared as a predictive indication for the development into Alzheimer's disease. Permanent, bilateral(More)
INTRODUCTION Our aim was to evaluate effects of hemicastration in immature rabbits on the histology of the contralateral testis after puberty. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eighteen immature male rabbits were randomly divided into two groups. The first group underwent right or left hemicastration and the second, sham operation. After their puberty, the rabbits(More)
Dear Editor, Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common malignancies in the world that is frequently diagnosed by obtaining core needle biopsies. However, distinguishing a well-differentiated HCC from benign hepatic lesions, such as fatty liver, hepatitis, cirrhosis, and adenomas, particularly in these small specimens, can be quite(More)
The purpose of this study was to investigate the prognostic significance of intratumoral immune cell counts in Iranian gastric cancer patients. A historical cohort study was conducted on fifty patients with non-metastatic intestinal-type gastric adenocarcinoma who underwent curative gastrectomy during 2004-2008 in Imam-Reza Hospital, Mashhad University of(More)