Predictive Biomarker Testing in Colorectal Cancer: KRAS and BRAF Mutation Frequency and Testing Algo

Predictive biomarker testing is mandatory before initiating targeted therapy in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). Mutation frequencies and their association with clinicopathological features vary w... View →

Acute and subchronic oral toxicity of xanthones extracted from the pericarp of Garcinia mangostana L

The purpose of this research was to study the acute and subchronic toxicity of crude mangosteen pericarp hydro extract, and determine the appropriate and safe amount of extract that may be consumed, t... View →

Contribution of MYC FISH in Pathological Diagnosis of Burkitt Lymphoma

Burkitt lymphoma (BL) is an aggressive B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma typically with MYC rearrangement. Distinction between BL and diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is not infrequently encountered in... View →

Myocardial infarction without coronary artery atherosclerosis: pathological aspect

Myocardial infarction (MI) is a clinico-pathological condition resulted from an irreversible ischemic injury to cardiac myocytes. Myocardial infarction with normal coronary artery on angiogram (MINCA)... View →

Comparison of α-smooth muscle actin expression between squamous cell carcinoma and pseudoepithelioma

To evaluate the usefulness of α-smooth muscle actin (α-SMA) expression of reactive myofibroblastic cells within desmoplastic reaction tissue for distinction between invasive squamous cell carcinoma (... View →

Standardization of the Colorectal Carcinoma Surgical Pathology Report

In 2010 Department of Pathology Siriraj Hospital had introduced a standardization program for reporting colorectal carcinoma. Then the completeness and accuracy of pathology reports were assessed. Sli... View →

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 →

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 →

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 →