Thrombotic microangiopathy with Atypical Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES) after k

Neurological manifestation of thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) after renal transplantation is rare and difficult to be distinguished from other conditions. A 51-year-old female with ESRD of unknown e... View →

Author : Wisit Liwlompaisan MD1, Adisorn Pathumarak MD1, Suchin Worawichawong MD2, Piyanuch Pootracool MD3, Vasant Sumethkul MD1.
Keyword : posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome,thrombotic microangiopathy,esrd,mmf,maha,microangiopathic hemolytic anemia,flair,fluid-attenuated inversion recovery

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 →

Author : Nisarat Opartkiattikul MD, PhD, FRCPath (Thailand)1 , Surasaak Muenpol Bsc (MT)2 Thawatchai Jaikamwang MD3
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 →

Author : Merisa Klaharn1, Tawatchai Pongpruttipan1, Weerapat Owattanapanich2 and Sanya Sukpanichnant1
Keyword : post-mortem,bone marrow,marrow,dyserythropoiesis

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... View →

Author : Risa Chaisuparat1 M.D., Limpiwatana S2 M.D., Kongpanitkul S2 M.D., Yodsanga S1 M.D.
Keyword : akt/mtor pathway,oral verrucous carcinoma (ovc)

Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) translocation in paediatric malignant peritoneal mesothelioma: a ca

To report a case of paediatric malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) with evidence of anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) translocation.... View →

Author : Kongsak Loharamtaweethong1, Napaporn Puripat1, Nadda Aoonjai2, Apisada Sutepvarnon3, Chanyoot Bandidwattanawong3
Keyword : paediatric,malignant peritoneal mesothelioma,anaplastic lymphoma kinase (alk)

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.
Keyword : endometriosis,gut obstruction

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 →

Author : Prakasit Sa-Ngaimwibool, Puenpon Lukket, Yaowalux Chamgramol, Chawalit Pairojkul, Sakda Waraasawapati
Keyword : primary renal neuroendocrine tumor,synaptophysin,renal cell carcinoma marker (rccma),cd56,wt-1,chromogranin a,cd10

Difficult case in the diagnosis of pineal tumor with ectomesenchymal differentiation: teratoma versu

Pineal region tumors are rare and heterogeneous including germ cell tumors, pineal parenchymal tumors and neuroepithelial tumors. Amongthe pineal region tumors, germ cell tumorssuch as germinoma and ... View →

Author : Wanida Phatan M.D., Poonsiri Srinawat M.D., Sakda Waraasawapati M.D.
Keyword : pineal tumor,ectomesenchymal differentiation,teratoma,pineal anlage tumor

Astudy of prostatic cancer in radical prostatectomyspecimenand acorrelationwithpre-operativeserum PS

To assess arelationship between serum prostate specifi c antigen (PSA) levels and pathologic parameters in radical prostatectomy (RP) specimens for prostate cancer in Chiang Mai University Hospital, ... View →

Author : Nunjaiya R. M.D., PongsakMahanupab M.D.
Keyword : serum psa levels,pathologic parameters,radical prostatectomy (rp)

Placental villous hypermaturation in idiopathic spontaneous preterm births in Srinagarind Hospital

To determine the association between preterm births (PTBs) and placental villous hypermaturation (PVH), a pathological fi nding which suggests placental insuffi ciency.... View →

Author : Lerluck Sakdapreecha1 M.D., Pilaiwan Kleebkaow2 M.D., Supinda Koonmee1 M.D., Chumnan Kietpeerakool2 M.D., Thippawan Triamwittayanon1
Keyword : placental villous hypermaturation,placental insuffi ciency,preterm births