The Malaysian Journal of Pathology
The Official Journal of the College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia (AMM)

Current Issue: Volume 42 No.3 December 2020

Journal cover Volume 42 No.3 December 2020

ISSN 0126-8635

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  • JCR Impact Factor: 1.8 (2022)
  • Scopus CiteScore: 3.0 (2022)

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Review Articles

Clinical implications of conventional cytogenetics, fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) and molecular testing in chronic myeloid leukaemia patients in the tyrosine kinase inhibitor era – A review
Author: Ankathil R, Ismail SM, Mohd Yunus N, Sulong S, Husin A, Abdullah AD, Hassan R

A link between long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) and thalassaemia: A review
Author: Sumera A, Radhakrishnan AK, Aziz Baba A, George E

IL-23/IL-17 axis in the pathogenesis and treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis
Author: Farah Izati A, Wong KK, Che Maraina CH

Severe acute respiratory syndrome-Coronavirus-2 infection: A review of the clinical-pathological correlations of Coronavirus disease-19 in children
Author: Teo JTR, Abidin NH, Cheah FC

Mini Review Article

ACE2 role in SARS-CoV-2 infectivity and Covid-19 severity
Author: Azizan E, Brown M

Original Articles

FISHing for 1p19q codel in oligodendroglioma
Author: Kong PL, Cheah PL, Mun KS, Chiew SF, Lau TP, Koh CC, Teoh KH, Nazarina AR, Looi LM

Potential biomarkers in NASH-induced liver cirrhosis with hepatocellular carcinoma: A preliminary work on roles of exosomal miR-182, miR-301a, and miR-373
Author: Muhammad Yusuf AN, Raja Ali RA, Muhammad Nawawi KN, Mokhtar NM

Limitations of calculated ionised calcium & adjusted calcium in critically ill patients: Time to consider measured ionised calcium
Author: Zulkufli NS, Jamaluddin FA, Tengku Yazid TN

Albumin adjusted calcium: Study in a tertiary care hospital
Authors: Mohd Ariffin ZA, Jamaluddin FA

The reliability of a rapid molecular detection method in determining the prevalence of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an urban district health facility in Malaysia
Authors: Ding CH, Ismail Z, Sulong A, Wahab AA, Gan B, Mustakim S, Ahmad HF

Accuracy of intraoperative consultation for ovarian tumours: Experience in an Indonesian teaching hospital
Authors: Fauziah D, Anggoro R

Expression of oestrogen-α receptor in papillary thyroid carcinoma and its association with metastasis
Authors: Ab Halim SA, Lee SK, Mustangin M, Mohd Saleh MF, Shah SA, Md Isa N

Short Communication

Estimation of body height from spinal length measurements using post-mortem computed tomographic images
Author: Zyoud TYT, Abdul Rashid SN, Suppiah S, Mahmud R, Kabeer A, Abd Manaf R, Abdul Rahim E

Determination of salivary cortisol reference interval in a selected Malaysian population
Author: Choo JE, Samsudin IN, Mat Salleh MJ, Zahari Sham SY, Thambiah SC

Case Reports

Chronic histiocytic intervillositis in consecutive miscarriages: A potential pitfall in routine examination of conceptus
Authors: Mohd Fuad SK, Adznan N, Hayati AR, Virasamy V, Rahim NS

Bullous pemphigoid with neurofibroma-like histopathological change in two patients without neurofibromatosis type 1: Coincidence or association?
Author: Shiomi T

Primary solitary fibrous tumour of the prostate: A case report and literature review
Authors: Okubo Y, Nukada S, Shibata Y, Osaka K, Yoshioka E, Suzuki M, Washimi K, Kawachi K, Kishida T, Yokose T, Miyagi Y

Gastric Schwannoma in an elderly man: A case report
Author: Mohamad MA, Jarmin R, Md Pauzi SH

Primary anorectal malignant melanoma: A clinical, radiology and pathology correlation
Authors: Bohan S, Ramli Hamid MT, Poh KS, Chow TK, Chan WY

Mixed phenotype acute leukaemia with t(9,22), BCR-ABL1: A case report
Author: Yong WL, Yusof N, Ithnin A, Shuib S, Tumian R, Yousuf R, Abdul Aziz S

A fatal twist in childhood: A post-mortem finding of intestinal volvulus with malrotation
Author: Tan RZ, Darwin FL, Anuar Zainun K

Appendiceal intussusception presenting as a caecal mass
Author: Alhamar M, Ahsan B, Hogan K, Raoufi M

Letter to Editor

Of “Cotton Balls” and “Owl’s eyes”
Author: Misra S, Gupta A, Saran RK