Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017

  • Hydatid Cyst of the Kidney: About Two Rare Cases

    Oukkas Siham, El Mezouari El mostafa, Redouane Rhoukhsi, Redouane Moutaj

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 26 January 2017
    Accepted: 13 February 2017
    Published: 2 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.plm.20170101.11
    Abstract: Hydatidosis is a rare parasitic disease that is endemic in some countries of the Mediterranean basin. Renal localization is rare and exists only in 5% of the visceral forms. The diagnosis of hydatid cyst of the kidney is suspected in epidemiological, clinical, radiological and biological arguments. The clinical symptomatology is variable, and depen... Show More
  • Hepatoprotective Activity of Aqueous and Ethanol Extract of Lippia adoensis Leaf Against Carbon Tetrachloride-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Mice

    Yared Wasihun, Eyasu Makonnen, Mekbeb Afewerk, Wondwossen Ergete

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017
    Pages: 5-13
    Received: 27 June 2016
    Accepted: 9 March 2017
    Published: 10 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.plm.20170101.12
    Abstract: Liver disease is one of the fatal diseases. Medicinal plants may serve as one ofthe best sources of remedies for treatment of liver disease. Identification of a potential therapeutic agent for protection of liver from hepatotoxins provides a useful way for the prevention of liver related illnesses. The aim of the present study was, therefore, to in... Show More
  • Molecular Study of FLT3-ITD Mutation in Iraqi Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients; Its Correlation with Clinicopathological Parameters

    Shaymaa Abdulateef, Ali Almothaffar, Khitam Razzak Al-khafaji

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017
    Pages: 14-17
    Received: 3 March 2017
    Accepted: 21 March 2017
    Published: 19 April 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.plm.20170101.13
    Abstract: Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a hematological malignancy of myeloid progenitor cells characterized by abnormal proliferation, inhibition of differentiation and expansion of leukemic cells prevented at the early step of hematopoiesis. Detection of molecular markers has become a smart tool to further division of patients in AML subgroups. The Fms-l... Show More
  • Simultaneous Determination of Each Component in the Salbcain Injection

    Chung-Mi Jang, Yang-Chun Ri, Un-Chol Rim, Myong-Il Ri

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, December 2017
    Pages: 18-21
    Received: 24 February 2017
    Accepted: 13 June 2017
    Published: 26 July 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.plm.20170101.14
    Abstract: It has determinated Sodium salicylate, Lidocaine hydrochloride and Thiamine hydro-chloride in the Salbcain injection by using an ultraviolet spectrophotometry and Kalman filter simultaneously, it has found that wavelength range for simultaneous determination were from 268.6 nm to 332.0 nm. And in this wavelength condition, this determination method... Show More