The Malaysian Journal of Pathology

Current Issue: Volume 43 No.1 April 2021

Journal cover Volume 43 No.1 April 2021

ISSN 0126-8635

Contents

Editorial

Virtual meeting in pathology: Time to adapt to the new-norm
Author: Wong YP, Tan GC

Review Articles

COVID-19 testing and diagnosis: A comparison of current approaches
Author: Wong RSY

Disseminated microsporidiosis: An underdiagnosed and emerging opportunistic disease
Author: Mohamed Yusoff PS, Osman E, Raja Sabudin RZA

Special Article

The journey of Malaysian external quality assurance program for general diagnostic histopathology
Author: Ch’ng ES, Othman NH

Original Articles

Alteration of plasma alanine, glutamate, and glycine Level: A potentiate manic episode of bipolar disorder
Author: Wan Nasru WN, Ab Razak A, Yaacob NM, Wan Azman WN

High sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP): Its relationship with metabolic syndrome and Framingham Risk Score
Author: Zahari Sham SY, Hanif E, Thambiah SC, Samsudin IN, Mohd Noor S, Osman M, Abdullah H, Mustaffa K

A national audit of estimated glomerular filtration rate and proteinuria and the MACD CKD task force recommendations
Author: Sthaneshwar P, Lai LC, Raja Azzidin RE, Mohd. Hussain B, Anas SS, Supremaniam S, Lee LY, Mohamad Noor N, Harun H

Hedgehog signalling molecule, SMO is a poor prognostic marker in bladder cancer
Author: Mohd Ariffin K, Abd Ghani F, Hussin H, Md. Said S, Yunus R, Veerakumarasivam A, Abdullah MA

25S rDNA genotyping and multi-locus sequence typing of Candida albicans of pathogenic and commensal origins in the Klang Valley, Malaysia
Author: Illyaaseen Z, Ngeow YF, Yap SF, Ng HF

Case Reports

H396P mutation in chronic myeloid leukaemia patient on nilotinib – A case report
Authors: Jamali NS, Raja Sabudin RZA, Alauddin H, Ithnin A, Tumian NR, Jalil N, Awai R, Abu Amis SH, Shuib S

Metastatic leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid: A rare entity
Author: Che Jalil NA, Rama Chandran P, Samsudin AHZ, Yahya MM, Wan Abdul Rahman WF

Cutaneous involvement of multiple myeloma
Authors: Mohtarrudin N, Bakrin IH, Ambrose D, Jo Lyn L, Mukhtar NSA

Idiopathic ileal volvulus with multiple concomitant infections in a starving man
Author: Tan LJ, Othman MS, Hiu J, Wong KT, Lai SK

A successful pregnancy outcome of homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia patient on statin therapy
Authors: Mohd Kasim NA, Al-Khateeb A, Chua YA, Sanusi AR, Mohd Nawawi H

Siriraj I Gγ(Aγδβ)0-thalassaemia causing severe thalassaemia intermedia in compound heterozygous state with IVS1-1(G→T) mutation
Author: Wong YY, Alauddin H, Raja Sabudin RZA, Ithnin A, Jalil N, Abdul Latiff Z, Loh CK, Alias H, Othman A

Markedly raised haemolysis index with upper limit of normal serum potassium levels
Author: Kathiravelu K, Thambiah SC, Mat Salleh MJ, Samsudin IN

Letter to Editor

A sleeve gastrectomy with pseudo-infiltrative pancreatic heterotopia and fundic gland polyps
Author: Chua TH, Takano A

Book Review

Volume 2: Infectious Diseases – Parasitic
Author: Lim YAL, Looi LM

Abstracts of the International Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2021 (ICPaLM 2021) and 18th Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Pathologists: Exploring the Advances and Potential of Disruptive Technologies in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, organised by College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia

Abstracts of the International Perinatal & Paediatric Forensic Pathology Conference 2021 (IPPFPC 2021), organised by Chapter of Perinatal & Paediatric Pathology, College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia

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