Determination of Asbestos Bodies in Autopsy Lung Fluid

The finding of asbestos bodies in lung fluid aspirates represents definite evidence of having prior exposure to asbestos, and having asbestos fibers entering the bronchial tree. After entering the lu... View →

Author : Pimpin Incharoen, MD, Katawut Sanitthangkul, MD, Sompong Wongwichai, BSc, Vorachai Sirikulchayanonta, MD
Keyword : asbestos bodies,lung fluid

Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma: an Epstein-Barr Virus-Associated, Bilineage Lymphoid Neoplasm

In this study, 50 cases of angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AITL) were investigated for histological patterns, their association with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection, B cell and T cell clonaliti... View →

Author : Surapong Sorcharoen, MD, Supaporn Suwiwat, PhD.* Winyou Mitarnun, MD.
Keyword : angioimmunoblastic t-cell lymphoma,clonality,composite lymphoma,ebv-encoded early rna,epstein-barr virus,immunoglobulin heavy chain (igh),t-cell receptor (tcr)

A comparison of HLA-B*15:02 screening tests before prescribing carbamazepine

HLA-B*15:02 is the most significant biomarker associated with carbamazepine-induced severe cutaneous drug reaction in Asians. A number of HLA-B*15:02 screening tests have been developed to prevent the... View →

Author : Jaruthamsophon K, Limprasert P
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Primary central nervous system lymphoma presenting with panhypopituitarism and diabetes insipidus

Lymphoma involving the hypothalamus is very rare. We present a case of a 48-year-old man with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) presenting with hypothalamic and pituitary stalk lesions w... View →

Author : Montana Suwannasarn1, MD, Pongamorn Bunnag1, MD, Wattana Mahattanakul2, MB, BS, MRCS, Piyaphon Cheecharoen3, MD, Arunee Singhsnaeh4, MD.
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Disseminated Tuberculosis in a Mother with Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma resulting in Placental and

Tuberculosis of the placenta is a rare condition which mainly occurs in the immunosuppressed individuals especially in acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and hematologic malignancy9. Tuberculo... View →

Author : Worapop Suthiwartnarueput, M.D.1, Poonpilas Hongmanee, M.Sc.2, Jariya Waisayarat, M.D.2
Keyword : disseminated tuberculosis,diffuse large b-cell lymphoma,pregnancy,placental tuberculosis,congenital tuberculosis