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 →

Author : Niraj Kumari, Narendra Krishnani, Ashok Kumar, Balraj Mittal
Keyword : metastatic colorectal cancer,kras,braf,predictive biomarker,anti-egfr

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 →

Author : Kanokporn Chayaburakul1, Patamaporn Sukplang2, Thanaporn Pinpart3 and Kanjana Kengkoom4
Keyword : acute and subchronic toxicity,clinical chemistry,histological examination,kidney,mangosteen pericarp hydro extract

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 →

Author : Ubon Poumsuk1, Thiamjit Chaichana1, Preecha Ruangvejvorachai1, Thamathorn Assanasen1 and Shanop Shuangshoti1,2
Keyword : burkitt lymphoma,diffuse large b cell lymphoma,myc fish

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 →

Author : Sakda Sathirareuangchai, MD Peerayuht Phuangphung, MD Nitikorn Poriswanish, MD
Keyword :

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 →

Author : Juthamas Ngamwiseschaikul, MD1, Juthamas Wongphum, BSc1, Somboon Keelawat, MD1
Keyword : alpha smooth muscle actin,squamous cell carcinoma and pseudoepitheliomatous

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 →

Author : Wipawi Klaisuban MD*, Piyawadee Leksrisakul MD*, Woramin Riansuwan MD** , Jiraporn Setakornnukul MD***, Ananya Pongpaibul MD*
Keyword : colorectal carcinoma,pathology report,quality improvement

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 →

Author : Tanin Titipungul1 M.D., Piyapharom Intarawichian2 M.D., Sakda Waraasawapati2 M.D., Sakkarn Sangkhamanon2 M.D., Nipon Chaisuriya2M.D., Chawalit Pairojkul2 M.D., Yaovalux Chamgramol2 Ph.D.
Keyword : breast cancer,lymph node ratio,modified mastectomy,prognostic factor,thailand

Predictive Relevance of Tumor-infiltrating Lymphocytes in Breast Cancer

To determine the prognostic significance of the immunophenotype, density and distribution of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) in breast cancer samples.... View →

Author : 1Tanin Titipungul M.D., 2Nipon Chaisuriya M.D., 2Emorn Phanomsri M.Sc., 2Sakda Waraasawapati M.D., 2Supinda Koonmee M.D., 2Suwit Balthaisong B.Sc., 2Chawalit Pairojkul M.D., 2Yaovalux Chamgramol Ph.D.
Keyword : breast cancer,cd20+,cd3+,cd4,cd8,tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes

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)