Assessment of Serum Selenium and Zinc in Esophageal Cancer Patients
Mansoora Akhtar, MD, Nazir Ahmad Khan, MD, Syed Mudasir Jan, MD, Arshad Manzoor, MD, Nazir Ahmad Dar, MSc, M Maqbool Lone, MD
Article Type: Original Article | First Published: June 29, 2020
Oesophageal cancer represents a major health problem, continues to have very poor prognosis despite advances in its management that include improved surgical technique, neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy as there seems to be little project for early detection and treatment, a better understanding of the risk factors may suggest opportunity for its primary prevention. A total of 200 cases of histology confirmed carcinoma oesophagus (study group) and 200 case of healthy individual (control group) we...
Retrospective Lymphoma Study from Malaysia Private Hospital
Dayang Sharyati Datu Abdul Salam, Teoh Siew-Hoon, Peh Suat-Cheng and Cheah Shiau-Chuen
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 27, 2020
Lymphoma is a malignant disease of the immune system with the most rapidly increasing incidence in many countries. According to 2008 WHO classification, lymphoma can be classified according to: Hodgkin lymphoma or non-Hodgkin lymphoma, B-cell or T-cell and the site from which the cell arises. This classification system is important because it affects treatment and prognosis. There are numerous subtypes of NHL which is a reflection of the complex growth and differentiation of the type of lymphocy...