The Malaysian Journal of Pathology

Current Issue: Volume 25, No. 1 June 2003

Journal Volume 25, No. 1 June 2003

ISSN 0126-8635

Contents

Review

Molecular factors in human implantation: adhesion molecules, proteases and cytokines
Author: KJH Lim

Original Articles

Ultrastructural changes of the articular cartilage in some arthropathies with special reference to chondrocyte cell death
Authors: M.Yu.Kapitonova and Othman Mansor

Enterovirus 71 infection induces apoptosis in Vero cells
Authors: YF Chan and S Abubakar

Histopathological landmarks of hepatocellular carcinoma in Malaysians
Authors: PL Cheah, LM Looi, AR Nazarina, KL Goh, M Rosmawati and R Vijeyasingam

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and gastric carcinoma in Malaysian patients
Authors: N Karim and G Pallesen

Seroprevalence of Malassezia furfur in an urban population in Malaysia
Authors: KB Chua, S Devi, PS Hooi, KH Chong, KL Phua and JW Mak

Case Reports

Malignant melanoma of the gastrointestinal tract presenting as a bleeding gastric ulcer
Authors: M Noraidah and AY Jasmi

Mucinous carcinoma (colloid carcinoma) of the lung diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology: a case report
Authors: G Jayaram, R Yaccob and CK Liam

Bone marrow cryptococcosis: a case report
Authors: R Saravana, D Basu, S Chandrakumar, Bendangtoshi S. Longkumer and RP Swaminathan

Extramammary Paget’s disease: a report of 2 cases and a review of the literature
Authors: JJ Khoo and SE Choon

Position papers of the College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine Malaysia

Who can sign a pathology report?
Is pathology a clinical service?
Do we need a profession-driven quality assurance scheme?