Urmia University of Medical Sciences

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Organization: Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. Conjugation of tetanus toxoid with Salmonella typhimurium PTCC 1735 O-specific polysaccharide and its effects on production of opsonizing antibodies in a mouse model
    Nima Hosseini Jazani
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Uromieh Medical Sciences University, Uromieh, Iran
    Can J Microbiol 51:319-24. 2005
  2. Smoking and asthma in 20-44-year-old adults in Urmia, Islamic Republic of Iran
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Deparment of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Western Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:6-16. 2008
  3. Nocturnal enuresis and its treatment among primary-school children in Oromieh, Islamic Republic of Iran
    N Pashapour
    Department of Paediatrics, Oromieh University of Medical Science, Oromieh, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:376-80. 2008
  4. Association of CCR5-59029 A/G and CCR2-V64I variants with renal allograft survival
    Mir Davood Omrani
    Department of Genetics, Uromia University of Medical Sciences, Uromia, Iran
    Iran J Immunol 5:201-6. 2008
  5. Allergic disease in 6--7-year-old schoolchildren in Urmia, Islamic Republic of Iran
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Western Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:1044-53. 2008
  6. Superior vena cava syndrome in a man with situs inversus totalis and left main bronchus cancer
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Respiratory Medicine Division of Department of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Pneumologia 58:52-4. 2009
  7. An overview of heel Marjolin's ulcers in the Orthopedic Department of Urmia University of Medical Sciences
    Ahmad Shahla
    Department of Orthopedics, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 12:405-8. 2009
  8. Fatal respiratory thermal injury following accidental administration of carbon dioxide using the circle system for a cesarean delivery
    M M Aghdashi
    Department of Anesthesia, Mothahari Hospital, Urmia Medical Science University, Urmia Iran
    Int J Obstet Anesth 18:400-2. 2009
  9. Endobronchial metastasis from oral fibrosarcoma 13 years after treatment of primary tumor
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Tuberk Toraks 57:333-6. 2009
  10. Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori and cytotoxin-associated gene A in Iranian patients with non-erosive and erosive reflux disease
    Yousef Rasmi
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Indian J Med Sci 63:402-7. 2009

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  1. Conjugation of tetanus toxoid with Salmonella typhimurium PTCC 1735 O-specific polysaccharide and its effects on production of opsonizing antibodies in a mouse model
    Nima Hosseini Jazani
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Uromieh Medical Sciences University, Uromieh, Iran
    Can J Microbiol 51:319-24. 2005
    ..In addition, chemiluminescence results, an indicator of oxidative burst, indicated that peritoneal cells respond better to live S. typhimurium cells in the presence of sera obtained from O-SP-TT conjugate immunized mice...
  2. Smoking and asthma in 20-44-year-old adults in Urmia, Islamic Republic of Iran
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Deparment of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Western Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:6-16. 2008
    ..4% of participants. Prevalence of asthma symptoms was significantly greater in smokers than non-smokers. Rates for asthma diagnosis and asthma medication were lower than the European Community Respiratory Health Survey median...
  3. Nocturnal enuresis and its treatment among primary-school children in Oromieh, Islamic Republic of Iran
    N Pashapour
    Department of Paediatrics, Oromieh University of Medical Science, Oromieh, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:376-80. 2008
    ..8%, 18.1%, 11.5% and 2.6% of cases respectively. The frequency of nocturnal enuresis is similar to other studies but treatment methods were different...
  4. Association of CCR5-59029 A/G and CCR2-V64I variants with renal allograft survival
    Mir Davood Omrani
    Department of Genetics, Uromia University of Medical Sciences, Uromia, Iran
    Iran J Immunol 5:201-6. 2008
    ..Understanding the mechanisms contributing to allograft rejection will be of great importance for the development of efficient antirejection strategies...
  5. Allergic disease in 6--7-year-old schoolchildren in Urmia, Islamic Republic of Iran
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Western Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:1044-53. 2008
    ..The main risk factors for wheeze were male sex, presence of rhinitis or eczema, and smoking in the home. Prevalence of asthma and other allergic disease was lower than in industrialized countries and underdiagnosis of asthma was common...
  6. Superior vena cava syndrome in a man with situs inversus totalis and left main bronchus cancer
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Respiratory Medicine Division of Department of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Pneumologia 58:52-4. 2009
    ..Chest radiography and contrast enhanced CT scan confirmed SI with compression left side located superior vena cava with left lung small cell carcinoma. To our knowledge, here, we present the first case of SVCS with SI...
  7. An overview of heel Marjolin's ulcers in the Orthopedic Department of Urmia University of Medical Sciences
    Ahmad Shahla
    Department of Orthopedics, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 12:405-8. 2009
    ..The squamous cell carcinoma of Marjolin's ulcer has the worst prognosis in comparison with other squamous cell carcinomas and it requires an aggressive treatment...
  8. Fatal respiratory thermal injury following accidental administration of carbon dioxide using the circle system for a cesarean delivery
    M M Aghdashi
    Department of Anesthesia, Mothahari Hospital, Urmia Medical Science University, Urmia Iran
    Int J Obstet Anesth 18:400-2. 2009
    ..The patient developed progressive respiratory failure. Bronchoscopic examination revealed burn scars from the carina to the main bronchi. The patient died within four months of the incident...
  9. Endobronchial metastasis from oral fibrosarcoma 13 years after treatment of primary tumor
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Tuberk Toraks 57:333-6. 2009
    ..Of several mechanisms EBM, we assume direct aspiration and implantation of tumor cells to bronchus from oral cancer...
  10. Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori and cytotoxin-associated gene A in Iranian patients with non-erosive and erosive reflux disease
    Yousef Rasmi
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Indian J Med Sci 63:402-7. 2009
    ..pylori) infection and its virulent strain (cytotoxin-associated gene A: CagA) has not been evaluated in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) subgroups (erosive and non-erosive) in Iran...
  11. Role of IL-10 -1082, IFN-gamma +874, and TNF-alpha -308 genes polymorphisms in suicidal behavior
    Mir Davood Omrani
    Department of Genetics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Motahari Hospital, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Suicide Res 13:330-9. 2009
    ..027). It can be concluded that IL-10, IFN-gamma, and TNF-alpha polymorphisms may play a role in suicidal behavior...
  12. Association of codon 10 polymorphism of the transforming growth factor beta 1 gene with prostate cancer and hyperplasia in an Iranian population
    Mir Davood Omrani
    Department of Genetics, Urmia Medical Science University, Urmia, Iran
    Urol Int 83:329-32. 2009
    ..The role of this polymorphism in the development of prostate cancer and hyperplasia was investigated...
  13. Possible role of Helicobacter pylori infection via microvascular dysfunction in cardiac syndrome X
    Yousef Rasmi
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Cardiol J 16:585-7. 2009
    ..Yet the mechanism(s) by which H. pylori infection leads to CSX is poorly understood. We propose a link between H. pylori and microvascular dysfunction infection in the development of CSX...
  14. Carpal tunnel syndrome due to lipofibromatous hamartoma of the median nerve
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Modaress St, Ershad Blvd, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:45-7. 2010
    ..The transverse carpal ligament was incised and an epineurotomy was performed. Within six months, the 25-year-old female patient's symptoms were much improved...
  15. Multiple mediastinal hydatid cysts: a case report
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Respiratory Medicine Division of Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Pneumologia 58:230-2. 2009
    ..Histopathologic examination confirmed HCs. Despite its rarity, primary HCs should be considered in the differential diagnosis of mediastinal multiple cystic lesions in endemic regions...
  16. A brief Iranian medical history through commemorative postage stamps
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopedics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 13:161-5. 2010
    ..There are a handful of Iranian stamps which have been issued with a medical theme. This report briefly reviews the history of Iranian medicine through Iranian commemorative postage stamps. Some notable stamps are presented...
  17. The prevalence at birth of overt congenital anomalies in Urmia, Northwestern Iran
    Isa Abdi Rad
    Department of Genetics, Motahhari Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azarbaijan, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:148-51. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence at birth of overt congenital anomalies in Urmia, in the northwest of Iran...
  18. Asthma and other allergic diseases in 13-14-year-old schoolchildren in Urmia, Iran. [corrected]
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 13:1005-16. 2007
    ..1%. With the video questionnaire, the prevalence of wheeze was lower; 7.4% for wheeze at rest ever and 4.6% during the past 12 months. Boys had a significantly higher prevalence for most items examined except for eczema...
  19. Secondary spontaneous pneumothorax in rapidly progressive forms of silicosis: characterization of pulmonary function measurements and clinical patterns
    Iraj Mohebbi
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Urmia Medical Sciences University, Urmia, Iran
    Toxicol Ind Health 23:125-32. 2007
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  20. Photoclinic. Primary alveolar soft part sarcoma of bone
    Ahmad-Reza Afshar
    Department of Orthopedics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:175-6, 181. 2006
  21. Cytokine typing: SNP allele frequencies in the Iranian population
    M Bagheri
    Faculty of Medicine, Genetic Department, Uromieh Medical Sciences University, Iran
    Int J Immunogenet 33:193-5. 2006
    ..In 40 healthy Iranian subjects, cytokine typing was performed by polymerase chain reaction-sequence-specific primers assay. Allele frequencies were calculated and compared with those of other populations...
  22. Cytokine single nucleotide polymorphisms in Iran
    Mortaza Bagheri
    Faculty of Medicine, Genetic Department, Uromieh Medical Sciences University, Uromieh, Iran
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 26:414-20. 2006
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  23. Carpometacarpal joint dislocation of the thumb associated with the fracture of the trapezium
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopedics, Shaheed Motahhari Hospital, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:282-3. 2006
    ..A 30-year-old man was referred to us with carpometacarpal joint dislocation of the thumb and fracture of the trapezium. The lesion was managed with closed reduction and percutaneous insertion of pin, resulting in good functional outcome...
  24. Anomaly of the radial artery encountered during repair of scaphoid non-union
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Shahid Motahhari Hospital, Urmia, Iran
    Injury 38:868-9. 2007
  25. Agreement between written and video asthma symptoms questionnaires in school children in Urmia, Iran
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi Rad
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 6:21-5. 2007
    ..We conclude that the video questionnaire yields lower reported prevalence rates for asthma symptoms, and that there is poor agreement between responses to the two questionnaires in Iranian children...
  26. A rare metastasis in the hand: a case of cutaneous metastasis of choriocarcinoma to the small finger
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Shahid Motahary Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Hand Surg Am 32:393-6. 2007
    ..At the time, she was being treated for choriocarcinoma with lung and brain metastases. Histopathology studies showed that the soft-tissue lesion from the patient's finger was a cutaneous metastasis of choriocarcinoma...
  27. Supradiaphragmatic and transdiaphragmatic intrathoracic migration of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt catheter
    M H Rahimi Rad
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Hong Kong Med J 13:147-9. 2007
    ..To our knowledge this is the first report of the simultaneous occurrence of two types of such migration in one patient...
  28. Y chromosome microdeletions in idiopathic infertile men from West Azarbaijan
    Mir Davood Omrani
    Department of Genetics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Urol J 3:38-43. 2006
    ..Our aim was to investigate Y chromosome microdeletions in men with idiopathic azoospermia or severe oligospermia...
  29. Divergent dislocation of the elbow in an 11-year-old child
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopedics, Shaheed Motahhari Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Kashani Street, Urmia, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 10:413-6. 2007
    ..Considering the 16 cases described in the literature, different types of divergent dislocation of the elbow and the plausible mechanisms in producing this type of injury are reviewed...
  30. Do bullae and emphysema increase risk of pneumothorax in silicosis?
    Iraj Mohebbi
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    J Occup Med Toxicol 2:8. 2007
    ..We have studied the role of emphysema and bullae as predictive factors of secondary spontaneous pneumothorax in acute and accelerated silicosis...
  31. Long-term follow-up evaluation of bilateral total hand loss
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Shahid Motahhari Hospital, Kashani Street, Urmia, Iran
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1148-53. 2007
    ..This study evaluates the problems of these patients years after their injuries. The goal is to evaluate long-term adaptation to the loss and the degree of successful coping achieved by the patients...
  32. Clinical course of the non-operated hand in patients with bilateral idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Shahid Motahhari Hospital, Kashani Street, Urmia, Iran
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1166-70. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigated the effects of unilateral carpal tunnel surgery on the clinical course of the non-operated, opposite hand in bilateral idiopathic CTS...
  33. Protective effects of Helicobacter pylori against gastroesophageal reflux disease may be due to a neuroimmunological anti-inflammatory mechanism
    Shahram Shahabi
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran
    Immunol Cell Biol 86:175-8. 2008
    ..Reduction of oesophageal inflammation by increased systemic sympathetic tone and vagal activity may lead to a decrease in reflux-induced oesophageal injury and LOS dysfunction in GORD...
  34. Pressurized air injection causing subcutaneous emphysema in a pediatric patient
    Ahmadreza Afshar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Shahid Motahari Hospital, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Kashani Str, Urmia, Iran
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:66-8. 2008
    ..Care was taken to distinguish traumatic air injection from gas gangrene. ACFAS Level of Clinical Evidence: 4...
  35. Multiple bilateral traumatic pulmonary pseuodocysts in a 53 year-old male diagnosed retrospectively
    Mohammad Hossein Rahimi-Rad
    Respiratory Medicine Division of Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Urmia, University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, West Azerbaijan, Iran
    Pneumologia 59:84-6. 2010
    ..Follow up chest X-rays showed spontaneous resolutions of pseudocysts with replacement with pneumatocelae. In patients with recent chest trauma, TPPC should be kept in mind to prevent unnecessary invasive tests...