The Malaysian Journal of Pathology

Current Issue: Volume 45 No.3 December 2023

Journal cover Volume 45 No.3 December 2023

ISSN 0126-8635

Contents

Editorial

MJP going green
Author: Tan GC, Cheong SK

Review Articles

Biomarkers for colorectal cancer chemotherapy: Recent updates and future perspective
Author: Lee PY, Md Azhan FS, Low TY

Urolithiasis: History, epidemiology, aetiologic factors and management
Author: Kachkoul R, Touimi GB, El Mouhri G, El Habbani R, Mohim M, Lahrichi A

Original Articles

MicroRNA profiling in complete and partial hydatidiform moles
Author: Chia WK, Yeoh HXY, Mustangin M, Khong TY, Wong YP, Tan GC

Epithelial-mesenchymal transition profiles in triple negative breast carcinoma may explain its aggressive nature
Author: Chiew SF, Looi LM, Cheah PL, Teoh KH, Chang SW, Abdul Sani SF

A mutation panel comprising BRAFV600E, NRASQ61R, and NRASQ61H replicated retrospective histopathological examination findings in differentiating benign goitre from malignant papillary thyroid cancer in a cohort of Malaysian patients
Author: Eng ZH, Ahmad Jefry MM, Ng KL, Abdul Aziz A, Mat Junit S

Reference intervals for CTX and P1NP in a multi-ethnic Malaysian cohort
Author: Tan RZ, C. Thambiah S, Loh TP, Vasikaran S, Yeap SS

Species-specific PCR primers for simultaneous detection of Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus terreus, Candida albicans and Candida glabrata in invasive fungal infections
Author: Ismadi YKM, Mohamad S, Harun A

Clinicopathological characteristics of myelodysplastic syndromes with del(5q) in Taiwan
Author: Yang CF, Hsu CY, Hsiao LT, Chen SW, Chuang SS

Antifungal susceptibility profile and biofilm-producing capability of Candida tropicalis isolates in a tertiary medical centre
Author: Navarathinam SD, Neoh HM, Tan TL, Wahab AA, Tzar MN, Ding CH

Placenta microRNA profile of patient with Obstetric Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Author: Mohamad MA, Ahmad Asnawi AW, Suhiman MS, Sathar J, Hayati AR, Abdul Rahim NS, Masri MA, Abdul Hamid N, Nurul Farihah S, Mohamad Nor N, Nur Fariha MM

Epidemiology of neonatal pneumothorax developed spontaneously and during respiratory supports in neonatal intensive care units
Author: Boo NY, Ee Lee Ang EL, for the Malaysian National Neonatal Registry

Suction rectal biopsy (SRB) in Hirschsprung’s Disease: Is a single macroscopically adequate sample sufficient?
Author: Bal PK, Nah SA, Wan Mohamad Noor WMR, Md Nor MT, Singaravel S, Tan WS, Tan YW, Sanmugam A

CD47 and CD36 expressions in the placenta of mothers with chorioamnionitis
Author: Hanim BS, Rahim RA, Mohd Salleh MF, Zakaria H, Abd Shukor N

Case Report

Gastrointestinal stromal tumour in a jejunal diverticulum: The eighth reported case worldwide with a brief review of the literature
Author: Chiew SF, Toh YF, Looi LM, Cheah PL

Letter to Editor

The circulating cells with blast-like morphology in transient abnormal myelopoiesis of Down syndrome are unique and deserve a specific name: Would the term “megakaryogones” serve this purpose?
Author: Kahwash SB, Nicol K

Abstracts of the International Congress of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2023: Precision Medicine: Revolutionizing Pathology in Genomic Era, organised by the College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia and at World Trade Centre Kuala Lumpur on 20-22 September 2023

Abstracts of the National Pathology Conference 2023 by Perak Pathology Services held at Hotel Casuarina Ipoh Perak on 2nd and 3rd August 2023