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 →

Hematidrosis or Hematofolliculohidrosis: Report of the Second Case with Complete Histopathologic an

Hematidrosis, or bloody sweat, is a rare phenomenon with enigmatic pathogenesis. We present our second case of hematidrosis in a 13-year-old Thai girl that had bloody sweat frequently observed on her ... View →

Low-Grade Central Osteosarcoma of Ilium, A Case Report

Low-grade central osteosarcoma accounts for 1-2% of all osteosarcomas, and is usually found in long bones of extremities. To our best knowledge, low-grade central osteosarcoma of pelvic bone is unus... View →

Gap Analysis Study before Implementation of Thailand’s National Guidelines for Point of Care Testing

The Bureau of Laboratory Quality Standards has published Thailand’s National Guidelines for Point-of-Care Testing (POCT) since August 2015. Still yet, the implementation of the guidelines is a great ... View →

Keyword : poct, point of care

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 pathologic processes. Objective: This study is to evaluate nuclear changes in erythr... View →

The Akt/mTOR pathway is activated in verrucous carcinoma of the oral cavity

The Akt/mTOR pathway is activated in many malignancies including oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). Oral verrucous carcinoma (OVC) is a low grade variant of OSCC. However, the role of the Akt/mTOR p... View →

Endometriosis with gut obstruction: a case report of 38 years old woman with acute abdominal pain

A woman, age thirty-eight years old, came to the hospital with acute diarrhea and complained of having severe abdominal pain for two days. She had no underling disease and no history of alcohol or to... View →

Author : Garan Phrommee, M.D.

Primary renal neuroendocrine tumor: A case report and literature review

Primary renal neuroendocrine tumor or primary renal carcinoid tumor is a very rare primary tumor of the kidney. This tumor appears to be associated with horseshoe kidney and the most common clinical ... View →