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  Issue No. 17, Jan. 2015 
Issue No. 17, Jan. 2015
  1. Thrombin Generation with Hematological Malignancies among Sudanese patients. more

  2. A statistical quantification of radiobiological metrics in Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy evaluation more

  3. Assessment of radiation treatment chain for cervical cancer with combined external and brachy radiation therapy more

  4. Role of Lymphadenectomy And Its Impact On Survival In Endometrial Carcinoma – An Institutional Experience more

  5. Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Tumor Profiles of Breast Cancer in Bangladeshi underprivileged women more

  6. Early hematological effects of chemo-radiation therapy in cancer patients and their pattern of recovery - A prospective single institution study more

  7. Platinum-based chemotherapy in metastatic triple negative breast cancer: Experience of a tertiary referral centre in India more

  8. A Single Institution 18-Years Retrospective Analysis of Malignant Melanoma more

  9. MRI and Ultrasonography for assessing multifocal disease and tumor size in breast cancer: Comparison with histopathological results more

  10. Patient’s Compliance on the Use of Extended Low Molecular Weight Heparin Post Major Pelvic Surgeries in Cancer Patients at King Hussein Cancer Center more

  11. Can we use Sorafenib for advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Child Pugh B? more

  12. External auditory canal as an unusual site for metastasis of breast cancer: A case report more

  13. Primary Mixed Cellularity Classical Hodgkin lymphoma of the Lumbar spine – An unusual presentation more

  14. Subdural hematoma during therapy of gastro-intestinal stromal tumor (GIST) with Imatinib mesylate more

Issue No. 16, July 2014
Issue No. 16, July 2014
Issue 16
  1. Thrombin Generation with Hematological Malignancies among Sudanese patients. more

  2. Multiple myeloma: A clinical and pathological profile. more

  3. Eye Cancer in Yemen. more

  4. Adult medulloblastoma: A single institution experience. more

  5. Five Years Treatment Outcomes of Postoperative Radiotherapy in Saudi Women with Uterine Cancers: Single Institutional Experience. more

  6. Metastases to breast - A 29-year experience in a tertiary care hospital. more

  7. Inadequate lymph node sampling as a risk factor in stage II colon cancer. more

  8. Impact of New Chemotherapeutic agents on the outcome of Egyptian patients with Advanced Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. more

  9. Renal Function of Cancer Patients “Fit” for Cisplatin Chemotherapy: Physician Perspective. more

  10. Role of imprint cytology in intra-operative diagnosis of thyroid lesions. more

  11. Monitoring of Photobleaching in Photodynamic Therapy Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy. more

  12. Anterior Skull Base Reconstruction After Cranio-Facial Resections Using Galeal Pericranial Flap. more

  13. Case Report: Recurrent Olfactory Neuroblastoma Nasal Cavity in Young Boy Refractory to Chemotherapy with Remission after Radiotherapy and Sparing of Left Eye. more

  14. Schwannoma base tongue: Case report and review of literature. more

  15. Rare Association of Myeloid Leukaemia of Down Syndrome with Granulocytic Sarcoma. more

  16. A case report of rare Ovarian Neuroendocrine carcinoma. more

  17. Detection of metastases in oral squamous cell carcinoma: A diagnostic impasse. more

  Issue No. 15, January 2014
Issue No. 15, Jan 2014
Issue 14
  1. Role of taxanes in the treatment of advanced NHL patients: A randomized study of 87 cases ...more

  2. Management of Patients with Recurrent Hepatocellular Carcinoma Following Living Donor Liver Transplantation: A Single Center Experience ...more

  3. Changes in biologic features between primary and recurrent or relapsed breast cancers ...more

  4. Pattern of Diffuse Large B cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) in Aden, Yemen ...more

  5. Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer: a Retrospective analysis of 120 cases ...more

  6. Breast Cancer Molecular Subtypes in Oman: Correlation with Age, Histology, and Stage Distribution – Analysis of 542 Cases  ...more

  7. Cardiac toxicity in breast cancer patients ...more

  8. Superior vena cava obstruction (SVCO) in patients with advanced non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) ...more

  9. The Dilemma of Serum Tumor Marker (STM) Flares ...more

  10. Detection of cytogenetics abnormalities in chronic lymphocytic leukemia using FISH technique and their prognostic impact ...more

  11. Outcome of young age at diagnosis of breast cancer in South Egypt ...more

  12. Spontaneous remission in acute myeloid leukemia: A Case Report  ...more

  13. Mammary hamartoma- a clinical dilemma ...more

  Issue No. 14, July 2013
Issue No. 14, Jul 2013
Issue 14
  1. A simple method for evaluating stereotactic accuracy of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography Imaging in Frame Based Radiosurgery 

  2. Different Surgical Modalities in Management of Paediatric Abdominal Lymphoma

  3. Stage I seminoma: Treatment outcomes in a low-income country

  4. c-MET overexpression as a prognostic biomarker in colorectal adenocarcinoma  

  5. Clinical prognostic factors in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Moroccan population

  6. BRCA1 gene Molecular Alterations in Omani Breast Cancer Patients

  7. Rapid Rituximab Infusion: Local Center Experience

  8. The role of sentinel lymph-node biopsy in managing lip squamous cell carcinoma patients without clinical evidence of nodal metastasis 

  9. Verification of dose calculation algorithms in a multi-layer heterogeneous phantom using films

  10. Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Qatar

  11. MALT lymphomas - Treated with chemotherapy or radiotherapy: Clinical Features, Prognostic factors and Survival

  12. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a late- appearing Philadelphia chromosome: Case report and review of the literature

  13. A case of isolated cutaneous Rosai-Dorfman-Syndrome

  14. Cutaneous Metastasis from Breast Carcinoma: A brief report of a rare variant and proposed morphological classification

  Issue No. 13, January 2013
Issue No. 13, Jan. 2013
  1. Dosimetric consideration of transient volume enlargement induced by edema in prostate brachytherapy seed implants

  2. Assessment of an existing and modified model for predicting non sentinel lymph node metastasis in breast cancer patients with positive sentinel node biopsy

  3. Docetaxel in advanced or metastatic endometrial cancer: Clinical Outcome

  4. Dosimetric comparison between bone marrow sparing intensity-modulated radiation therapy and conventional techniques in the treatment of cervical cancer: a retrospective study

  5. Trends in oesophagus and Stomach cancer incidence in Bangalore, India

  6. Clinical significance of telomerase genes (hTERC and hTERT) amplification in patients with acute myeloid leukemia

  7. Management of metastatic breast cancer (MBC)

  8. Extensive review in the diagnosis of the malignant transformation of pleomorphic adenoma

  9. Primary adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast: Case report and review of the literature

  10. Approaches to management of Adenocarcinoma following Colocystoplasty

  11. Primary Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma of frontal sinus diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology

  Issue No. 12, July 2012
Issue No. 12, July 2012
  1. Penile cancer in India: A clinicoepidemiological study
  2. Gastric Cancer: A Retrospective analysis from AIIMS, New Delhi
  3. Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) In Head And Neck Cancers – An Overview

  4. Adult T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma

  5. Adrenocortical Tumors in Children: A Kuwait Experience

  6. Limb sparing surgery in soft tissue sarcoma of extremities: An Indian Perspective

  7. Mixed germ cell tumor of ovary and Clitoromegaly in Swyer's Syndrome: A case report

  8. Palmar Fasciitis and Arthritis Syndrome Associated With Metastatic Ovarian Cancer: A Paraneoplastic Syndrome

  9. Trichilemmal Pilar Tumor of the Scalp: A Case Report

  10. Carcinosarcoma of Renal Pelvis with Immunohistochemical Correlation  

  11. 5-Flourouracil Cardiotoxicity – An Elusive Cardiopathy: Case Report

  12. An Unusual Variant Of Prostatic Adenocarcinoma With Metastasis To Testis: A Case Report

  13. Mammary Fibromatosis In A Male Breast

  14. Primary Isolated Extramedullary Plasmacytoma of Mesentry: A Rare Case Report

  Issue No. 11, January 2012
Issue No. 11, Jan 2012
  1. Supine Craniospinal Irradiation in Children: Patient position modification, dose uniformity and early adverse effects

  2. Colorectal Carcinoma at Al-Gamhouria Teaching Hospital, Aden, Yemen

  3. Treatment of Stage I seminoma testis with extended field adjuvant radiation

  4. Comparison of Homogeneity Indices for Quantitative Evaluation of Dose Homogeneity for IMRT Treatments of Head and Neck Cancers

  5. GIST in Saudi Arabia: Multicentric Histopathologial Genetic Study of 75 Surgically Excised Cases

  6. Immuno-histochemical evaluation of Cathepsin D in malignant salivary gland carcinomas

  7. Epidemiology of breast cancer patients at a tertiary care center in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia

  8. Expression of oestrogen progestrone and androgen receptors in salivary gland tumours: A review of literature

  9. Replaced Common Hepatic Artery from Superior Mesenteric Artery during Pancreaticoduodenectomy

  10. Lipoadenoma of the parathyroid gland – A rare cause of hyperparathyroidism

  11. Multiple Ancient Schwannoma of the ccessory nerve - A Case Report

  12. Renal Cell Carcinoma metastasizing to Larynx: A Case Report

  13. Fine Needle Aspiration Diagnosis of Ipsilateral Synchronous Neoplasm - Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma with Warthin Tumor in Parotid Gland Conference

  14. Highlights, Sanad Charity Association Conference, Riyahd, Saudi Arabia

  Issue No. 10, July 2011
Issue No. 10, July 2011
  1. Mutations in EGFR Signal Pathway in Correlation with Response to Treatment of Head and Neck Cancers

  2. Comparison of IMRT and Rapidarc treatment plans using AAPM task group test suites

  3. Clinical significance of hTERC and C-Myc genes amplification in a group of Egyptian patients with cancer cervix

  4. Disease profile and treatment results of anal canal SCC: Experience from AIIMS, New Delhi

  5. Prediction of Anthracycline Induced Cardiotoxicity: Study of thirty-one Iraqi adult patients

  6. Early Gastrointestinal Complications of Stem Cell Transplant

  7. Medullary Carcinoma of the Breast: Ten Year Clinical Experience of the Kuwait Cancer Control Centre

  8. Respiratory gated simultaneous integrated boost-intensity modulated radiotherapy (SIB-IMRT) after breast conservative surgery for carcinoma of the breast: The Salmaniya Medical complex experience

  9. Case Report and Review of Literature: Temporary Asymptomatic Sinus Bradycardia with Carboplatin, Paclitaxel and Bevacizumab: Under-reported in Clinical Trials and under-disclosed in practice

  10. Verruciform xanthoma of the penis in a young male masquerading as squamous cell carcinoma: Case Report

  11. Acute respiratory distress syndrome in poor prognostic germ cell tumor with multiple lung metastases: A case report

  Issue No. 9, January 2011

Issue No. 9, January 2011

  1. Late Presentation of Breast Cancer in Aden, Yemen

  2. Hyperfractionated Radiation Therapy and Concurrent Chemotherapy for advanced Head and Neck Cancer

  3. Population-based study of Hodgkin's lymphoma in Kuwait

  4. Peripheral dose from a dual energy linear accelerator equipped with tertiary multileaf collimators and enhanced dynamic wedge

  5. Proteomics approaches: New Technologies and Clinical Applications in Breast Carcinomas

  6. Breast Conservative Surgery For Operable Invasive Ductal Carcinoma After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Or Hormonal Therapy- A Challenge For Breast Surgeon: A Review Based On Literature and Experience

  7. Laryngeal synovial sarcoma: Case report and Literature review

  8. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours (GISTs): Case Report and Review of the literature

  9. Extensive Visceral Calcification Demonstrated on Tc-99m MDP Bone Scan in Patient with Sphenoidal Sinus Carcinoma and Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy: A Bad Prognostic Sign

  10. Trichoadenoma in a mature Cystic Teratoma: A Rare Finding

  11. Bilateral ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) in a male breast: A case report

  12. Soft tissue high grade myoepithelial carcinoma with round cell morphology: Report of a newly described entity with EWSR1 gene rearrangement

  13. Hepatoid Adenocarcinoma of the Stomach – A rare pathological entity

  14. UAE Cancer Congress 2010 Abstracts, Dubai, UAE, October 28-30, 2010

  Issue No. 8, July 2010
Issue No. 8, July 2010
  1. Cancer in Kuwait: Magnitude of the Problem

  2. Early Infections in the Stem Cell Transplant Recipients at AIIMS, New Delhi: A prospective study

  3. IMRT Implementation and Patient Specific Dose Verification with Film and Ion Chamber Array Detectors

  4. Quantitative Tumor Volume VS TNM Staging: The Impact on Prognosis in Head and Neck Cancer

  5. Angiomyofibroblastoma of the vulva: Report of a rare distinct entity

  6. One Patient, Two lymphomas, Three primaries

  7. Upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding caused by a gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach

  8. Avascular Necrosis of Bone in Children with Leukemia: Experience of Pediatric Hematology Unit in Kuwait

  9. Fibrous Hamartoma of Infancy in an unusual location- A case report

  10. Anaplastic Variant of Clear Cell Sarcoma of the Kidney - A rare Case Report

  11. Assessment of Metabolic Response to Pre-operative Treatment of Rectal Cancer

  12. Oncology Centre, Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC), Bahrain

  Issue No. 7, January 2010
Issue No. 7, January 2010
  1. A Matched Case-control Study of Triple Negative vs. HER-2 Positive (irrespective of hormonal status) Breast Cancer: Two Subtypes with High Risk Features and Poor Outcome

  2. Castleman’s Disease: A Study Of A Rare Lymphoproliferative Disorder In A University Hospital

  3. Effect of Antioxidants on Markers of Apoptosis in Postoperative Radiotherapy of Cancer Cervix

  4. Imaging findings in Idiopathic Lobular Granulomattous Mastitis, Case Report and review of literature

  5. Intravenous leiomyomatosis of the uterus

  6. Pattern of Head and Neck Cancer in Yemen

  7. Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) in Cancer Patients; Technique, Indications and Complications

  8. Recurrent Malignant Leydig Cell Tumor of Testis: A Case Report with Review of Literature

  9. Solitary Intra-Abdominal Castleman’s Disease, Hyaline Vascular Type: Case Report

  10. Ibn Sina : A Tribute

  11. Focus on Breast and Prostate Cancer Prevention, Early Detection and New Trends in Management Highlights of the 1st National Conference on Cancer Control in Kuwait

  12. King Hussein Cancer Center, Leading Comprehensive Cancer Center of Excellence

  Issue No. 6, July 2009
Issue No. 6, July 2009
  1. PET and PET/CT in the Clinical Management of Colorectal Cancer

  2. Conformal Radiation Therapy in Prostate Cancer - A Review

  3. Cervical Cancer Screening among Sudanese Women

  4. Assessment of Three-Dimensional Set-up Errors in Head and Neck Cancer Patients Treated by Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy using Electronic Portal Imaging Device

  5. Comparison of Bone Marrow Aspiration and Bone Marrow Biopsy in Neoplastic Diseases

  6. Cervical Neonatal Neuroblastoma with Recurrent SVT

  7. Multicentric Castleman Disease: Report of Rare Disease in Kuwait

  8. Significance of Intracytoplasmic Crystalline Inclusions in Plasma Cells – A Review with Case Discussion

  9. Primary Xanthoma of The Acromion: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

  10. Horizons in Nuclear Medicine and Melecular Imaging: Highlights of the Third Gulf Nuclear Medicine Conference

  Issue No. 5, January 2009
Issue No. 5, January 2009
  1. Metastatic bone disease: evaluation by functional imaging in correlation with morphologic modalities

  2. Prevalence of HCV among Yemeni patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at AI-Thawra teaching hospital

  3. A short outpatient hydration schedule for cisplatin administration

  4. Appropriateness of cancer pain management in Saudi teaching hospital

  5. Formulation and initial experience on patient specific quality assurance for clinical implementation of dynamic IMRT

  6. Soft-tissue recurrence of giant cell tumor of bone associated with pulmonary metastases

  7. Multifocal post-traumatic scintigraphic changes mimicking bone metastases in a battered adult

  8. A novel variant translocation t(6;8;21)(p22;q22;q22) leading to AML/ETO fusion in acute myeloid leukemia

  9. Abscess of the abdominal wall resulting from perforated ascending colon cancer

  10. Cardiac myxomas with Gamna Gandy bodies--a case report and review of literature


Issue No. 4, July 2008

Issue No. 4, July 2008
  1. The role of induction chemotherapy in the treatment of patients with locally advanced head and neck cancers: A review

  2. Primary treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (non M3) in elderly: a review

  3. Stimulation and inhibition of 5 ALA induced PplX fluorescence in the diagnosis of fibrosarcoma cultivated on the CAM using glucose versus ethanol as modulating agents

  4. The accuracy of abnormal cytology report in breast fine needle aspiration alone and in combination with clinical and imaging findings - a hospital based five year study in Kuwait

  5. The role of US guided handheld vacuum assisted breast core biopsy (VACB) in the surgical management of breast nodules: preliminary report of KCCC experience

  6. Uterine sarcoma: 14 years experience in KCCC

  7. Functional breast imaging with Tc 99m Mibi for detection of primary breast lesion and axillary lymph node metastases

  8. Osteosarcoma of the talus: a case report and review of the literature

  9. Proliferating trichilemmal tumor in the chest wall: report of a rare case

  10. Primary lymphoma of the cecum: a case report

  Issue No. 3, January 2008
Issue No. 3, January 2008
  1. Acute myeloid leukemia as a genetic disease. Review article

  2. Role of positron emission tomography (PET) in the management of lymphoma

  3. Dosimetry study comparing NCS report-2 versus IAEA report TRS-398 for high energy photon beams.

  4. Post mastectomy chest wall irradiation using mixed electron-photon beams with or without isocentric technique

  5. Prognostic value of hemoglobin levels prior to radiotherapy for cervical cancer-Kuwait experience

  6. Neo-adjuvant Docetaxel and Cisplatin followed by concurrent Cisplatin with radiation therapy in treatment of locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma

  7. Characterization of a new photosensitizer (13(2)-hydroxy- bacteriopheophorbide-a methylester) for future treatment of ovarian carcinoma (an experimental study)

  8. Gastrointestinal stromal tumour of the omentum: a case report

  9. Gastrosplenic fistula following chemotherapy for lymphoma

  Issue No. 2, July 2007
Issue No. 2, July 2007
  1. The role of concurrent chemo-radiotherapy in patients with head and neck cancers: a review

  2. Epidemiology of thyroid cancer: a review with special reference to Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states.

  3. Spinal cord compression, an overview for radiation oncologists

  4. 131I-MIBG in the diagnosis of primary and metastatic neuroblastoma

  5. Hook wire localization procedure in biopsy and diagnosis of early breast cancers: Oman experience

  6. Prognostic index for primary adenocarcinoma of the urinary bladder

  7. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer

  8. Case report of long term survivor of metastatic cloacogenic carcinoma of the anal canal with chemotherapy

  9. A ruptured retroperitoneal germ cell tumor with invasion into the duodenum: a case report

  Issue No. 1, January 2007
Issue No. 1, January 2007
  1. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in the Sultanate of Oman

  2. Anemia in patients with advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer

  3. Evaluation of the prevalence, pattern and management of cancer pain in Oncology Department, The Royal Hospital, Oman

  4. Comparison of whole body scintigraphy with Tc-99m-methoxyisobutylisonitrile and iodine-131 NA in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer

  5. Single versus conventional fractionated radiotherapy in the palliation of painful bone metastases

  6. Patterns of failure in cervical carcinoma and outcome of salvage therapy: a retrospective study

  7. Metastasis to the thyroid gland; unusual site of metastasis

  8. Combined modality management approaches in primary gastric lymphoma

  9. Secondary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy: new insights on pathogenesis and management

  10. Intra arterial hepatic chemotherapy for unresectable colorectal metastases: A review

  11. Incidental finding of a large chest wall osteosarcoma--a case report