Fine Needle Aspiration and Core Needle Biopsy for Diagnosis of Mediastinal Mass in Thailand

To evaluate diagnostic accuracy of fi ne needle aspiration (FNA) and core needle biopsy (CNB) in mediastinal lesions. Material and Methods: From October 2006 to September 2015, there were 45 cases of F... View →

Category : Special Articles

Hepatic injury in patients with colorectal liver metastasis in Thailand

The treatment of colorectal liver metastasis is surgical resection. The chemotherapy can convert unresectable lesions to resectable lesions. However chemotherapy also causes liver injuries in remaini... View →

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Rate of Dyserythropoiesis-like Nuclear Changes in Erythroid Precursors in Bone Marrow

Dyserythropoiesis-like post-mortem changes in erythroid precursors at autopsy can look similar to certain kinds of primary marrow diseases. This study is designed to evaluate nuclear changes in erythr... View →

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Axillary lymph node ratio is an independent prognostic factor in Thai breast cancer patients

The number of metastatic lymph nodes to the total number of dissected axillary lymph nodes (lymph node ratio: LNR) is described as an independent prognostic factor in breast cancer patients, beside th... View →

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Chondrosarcoma of distal phalanx with imaging study; a report of rare case with review of the litera

Chondrosarcoma of distal phalanx is extremely rare and to our best knowledge there was only one case having magnetic resonance ( MR ) imaging study. We report a case of 56-year-old woman developing ch... View →

Category : Case Reports

Is immunohistochemistry mandatory in staging bone marrow trephine biopsy of patients with diffuse la

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) can be found involving bone marrow in approximately 11-27% of cases 1. Patterns of involvement are variable; these include diffuse pattern (lymphomatous cells dif... View →

Author : Jitsupa Treetipsatit, M.D.

Primary sinonasal mucosal melanoma with CD138 expressed plasmacytoid cells: a case report and review

Primary sinonasal mucosal melanoma is a rare neoplasm. Like in other sites of malignant melanoma, the histopathology is variable and when lacking of melanin pigment, particularly in small biopsy speci... View →

Author : Narida Chirakalwasan, M.D.*
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Advantage of frozen section in management of thyroid nodule with preoperative fine needle aspiration

We aimed to evaluate the role of frozen section (FS) and preoperative fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNA) in thyroid nodular lesions. ... View →

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Sclerosing Polycystic Adenosis of the Parotid Gland: Report of A Case with Multifocality

Sclerosing polycystic adenosis (SPA) is a rare tumor-like lesion of the salivary gland that bears a histomorphological resemblance to fibrocystic disease and sclerosing adenosis of the breast. The les... View →

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