The Malaysian Journal of Pathology

Current Issue: Volume 16, No. 1 June 1994

Journal Volume 16, No. 1 June 1994

ISSN 0126-8635

Contents

Editorial Note

The Malaysian symposium in WASP
Author: LM Looi

Symposium on Chronic Diseases in Malaysia

Chronic hepatitis B infection in Malaysians
Author: SF Yap

Leprosy in Malaysia
Author: P Jayalakshmi

The pattern of amyloidosis in Malaysia
Author: LM Looi

Human papillomavirus related diseases in Malaysians
Author: PL Cheah

The pattern of renal disease in Malaysia
Author: LM Looi

Thalassemia in Malaysia: a strategy for prevention
Author: OAinoon and SK Cheong

Original Articles

Fine needle aspiration cytology of benign breast lumps: a review of experience with 65 1 cases
Authors: G Jayaram and M Gupta

Alterations in mucin type: an indicator for suspicion of malignant gastric transformation
Authors: PL Cheah and K Ramachandran

Histopathology of lymph nodal tuberculosis - University Hospital experience
Authors: P Jayalakshmi, AK Malik and HS Soo-Hoo

Development of a slide latex agglutination test for rotavirus antigen detection
Authors: KL Yap

Serum hepatitis B virus DNA: relationship with the e-antigen and anti-e status in chronic carriers
Authors: SF Yap, NW Wong and KL Goh

Isolation of Moraxella catarrhalis from sputum specimens of Malaysian patients
Authors: Norazah Ahmad, YM Cheong and Hadijah Md Tahir

Intracellular antigen determination by flow cytometry in leukaemic cells
Authors: SF Chin and SK Cheong

Case Reports

Massive small bowel infarction and duodenal perforation due to abdominal polyarteritis nodosa: a case report
Authors: M Tun and AK Malik

Significance of autoimmune haemolytic anaemia and immune thrombocytopenia (Evan's syndrome) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Authors: J Pasangna, CB Lim, G Duraisamy and Lajin I

Malignant rhabdoid tumour of the kidney: report of a case showing focal glomeruloid differentiation
Authors: G Jayaram and LM Looi

Brief Communication

Absence of rotavirus in the neonatal special care nursery of a Malaysian maternity hospital
Authors: KL Yap, NY Boo and O Surayah

Abstracts of the Fourth Combined Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pathologists and the Singapore Society of Pathology