JCPSP Issue :

February 2017, Vol :27, No.02

EDITORIAL :

18fdg Pet/ct: A Sensitive Tool That Needs Better Users' Understanding
Maseeh uz Zaman, Nosheen Fatima,

ORIGINAL ARTICLE :

Correlation Of C-reactive Protein And Cardiac Enzymes With Angiographic Severity Of Coronary Artery Disease In Pakistani Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome
Ayesha Saleem, Azmat Ali,
Objective: To determine the correlation of C-reactive protein (CRP) levels with the severity of coronary stenosis on angiography and the association of cardiac enzymes with the degree of stenosis in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients. ...
Serum Levels Of Visfatin And Interleukin-6 In Non-obese Versus Obese Men With Coronary Artery Disease
Shaheena Naz, Qamar Shakoor Sandhu, Abida Akhtar, Uzma Zafar, Attiqa Khalid, Muniza Saeed,
Objective: To evaluate and compare the serum levels of visfatin, interleukin-6 and lipid profile in non-obese and obese male patients with coronary artery disease. Study Design: Observational, comparative study. Place and Duration of S ...
Comparison Of Harmless Acute Pancreatitis Score With Ranson's Score In Predicting The Severity Of Acute Pancreatitis
Hamad Hadi Al-Qahtani, Muhammad Waheed, Mohammed Khurshid Alam,
Objective: To determine the predictability of harmless acute pancreatitis score (HAPS) in determining the severity of acute pancreatitis (AP) and compare it with Ranson's score. Study Design: Prospective cohort study. Place and Duratio ...
Mucopolysaccharidoses – Clinical Spectrum And Frequency Of Different Types
Huma Arshad Cheema, Hassan Suleman Malik, Muhammad Almas Hashmi, Zafar Fayyaz, Iqra Mushtaq, Nagina Shahzadi,
Objective: To determine the relative frequency and clinical features of different varieties of mucopolysaccharidosis. Study Design: Descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study: Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and ...
Association Of Learning And Memory Calcineurin Binding Protein With Autism Spectrum Disorders
Abdulrahman Mohammed Alhowikan, Laila Y. Al- ayadhi, Adel Q. Alkhedaide,
Objective: To determine the association of learning and memory calcineurin binding (CABIN1) protein with autism spectrum disorders. Study Design: Cross-sectional comparative study. Place and Duration of Study: The Autism Research and T ...
Effectiveness Of Preoperative Subconjunctival Injection Of Mitomycin-c In Primary Pterygium Surgery
Faisal Aziz Khan, Mohammed Awais, Shafaq Pervez Khan Niazi, Naveed Akhter, Mazhar Ishaq,
Objective: To compare the effectiveness of preoperative subconjunctival injection of Mitomycin-C at 24-hour and at one month before primary pterygium excision. Study Design: Randomised controlled trial. Place and Duration of Study: Eye ...
Histopathological Changes In Arsenic Kushta Induced Nephrotoxicity In Wistar Rats
Sadaf Shafique, Nadia Naseem, Qurat -ul-Ain Javaid, A. H. Nagi,
Objective: To determine the nephrotoxic effects of arsenic kushta (Kushta Sam-ul-Far) in Wistar rats. Study Design: Experimental study. Place and Duration of Study: Department of Morbid Anatomy and Histopathology, University of Health S ...
Does Small Prostate Predict High Grade Prostate Cancer?
Selahattin Çaliskan, Selçuk Kaba, Orhan Koca, M. Ishak Öztürk,
Objective: The current is study aimed to assess the patients who underwent radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer and investigate the association between prostate size and adverse outcomes at final pathology. Study Design: Comparativ ...

DEBATE :

Tailored Metabolic Workup For Urolithiasis – The Debate Continues
M. Hammad Ather, M. Nasir Sulaiman, Imran Siddiqui, Tahmeena Siddiqui,
Urolithiasis is one of the commonest afflictions of the urinary tract. Stones are of various chemical compositions, some share some common etiology; but most are specific to the structure and composition of stone. In view of highly recurrent nature of t ...

CASE REPORT :

Salivary Duct Carcinoma Of The Parotid Gland: Report Of Two Cases In Females
Syed Aslam Shah, Arfa Nawazish, Muhammad Tahir, Syed Muhammad Ali Shah, Mohammad Faheem,
Salivary duct carcinoma is a rare tumor, commonly involving parotid gland. It typically affects middle aged to elderly males. The tumor has an aggressive behaviour and is notorious for early metastasis, high rate of local recurrence, and high mortality. ...
Penile Incarceration By Metallic Ring
Muhammad Mansoor,
Application of constricting objects over penis for auto-erotic purpose can lead to dangerous results. A variety of metallic and non-metallic objects are used. The removal of these objects is a great challenge. We report a case of a young man who placed ...
Endovascular Treatment Of Carotid-internal Jugular Venous Fistula In A Bomb Blast Victim
Tariq Ashraf, Navedullah Khan, K. M. Yousaf, Maha Zainab Z. Yaqub,
Carotid-internal jugular venous fistula is one of the rarest presentations among victims of bomb blast injuries. Treatment of such fistula is open surgery with high mortality and morbidity. Endovascular treatment with covered stent seems to have an opti ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR :

Bacterial Contamination Of Blood Products: A Neglected Subject
Saif Ullah Khan Niazi, Maqbool Alam, Asad Mahmood,
Can Characteristic Mri Brain Substitute Invasive Lumbar Puncture Search For 14-3-3 Immunoassay For Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease? Suggestions From A Case Study
Saira Saad, Mazhar Badshah, Muhammad Irshad,
Microcystic Stromal Tumor Of The Ovary
Asim Qureshi, Mariam Abid, Mohammad Amer,
Intramural Unicystic Ameloblastoma
Manas Bajpai, Nilesh Pardhe,
Magnets And Button Batteries: Two Dangerous Foreign Body Ingestions
Siba Prosad Paul, Ruby Paul,