A New Grading for Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma: Combined WHO/ISUP Grading System
Nazlı Sena Seker, Ozan Bozkurt, Güven Aslan, Elif Gokce Devecioglu and Emine Burçin Tuna
Article Type: Original Article | First Published: October 22, 2020
Several parameters have been proposed to predict prognosis in renal cell carcinomas. Although the tumor grade is an important prognostic data in the RCC, there is a low correlation between the observers. The aim of this study was to establish a new grading system based on the combination of different tumor grades in the tumor and the resulting data show the relationship with parameters that are prognostic significance. 185 cases of clear cell RCC treated between 2000 and 2013 were included in th...
Antiplasmodial Efficacy of Vernonia amygdalina in Albino Mice Infected with Plasmodium berghei
Olajide Joseph Afolabi and Jimoh Lateefat Oyewole
Article Type: Original Research | First Published: October 22, 2020
Malaria is one of the world's most serious diseases caused by Plasmodium parasite. It remains the greatest cause of hospitalization and death among human parasitic infections. Over 40% of the world’s population is at risk of malaria and active clinical cases due to Plasmodium falciparium. The study entitled “Antiplasmodial efficacy of Vernonia amygdalina in mice infected with Plasmodium berghei” is aimed at investigating the antiplasmodial activity of the ethanolic leaf exytract of Vernoni...
Ovarian Cystic Lymphangioma: A Rare Case Report with Review of Literature
Swetha Narla, MD, Arshee Badar, DNB and Ann Kurian, MD
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: October 19, 2020
Lymphangiomas of the ovary are unusual benign tumours characterised by proliferation of lymphatic channels, composed of cystic spaces lined by a single layer of endothelial cells. We present a case of 61-year-old woman who presented with complaints of pain abdomen. Investigations revealed a large left ovarian multiseptate multiloculated cystic mass extending to pelvis, abdominal cavity and infraumbilical region likely neoplastic. Total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy ...
Vulvar Lymphangitic Carcinomatosis: A Rare Metastasis from Gastric Adenocarcinoma
Amal Damiri, Hafsa Chahdi, Mohamed Allaoui, Abderrahim El Ktaibi, Mohamed Reda El Ochi, Mohamed Amine Essaoudi and Mohamed Oukabli
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: July 22, 2020
A 32-year-old woman was admitted to the gynecology department to manage a vulvar mass that appeared 3 months ago. The clinical examination found nothing special, the gynecological examination showed a vulvar mass of about 5 cm. A presumptive diagnosis of a benign lesion was made and a surgical decision to remove the mass was made....