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Iranian Journal of Neurology Iranian Journal of Neurology

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 1-1

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Original Article
Assessment of clinicopathologic features in patients with pituitary adenomas in Northeast of Iran: A 13-year retrospective study

Kazem Anvari; Mahmoud Reza Kalantari; Fariborz Samini; Soodabeh Shahidsales; Mehdi Seilanian-Toussi; Zakiyeh Ghorbanpour

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 185-189

  Background: Intracranial lesions of the pituitary gland are common pituitary adenomas, accounting for 6-10% of all symptomatic intracranial tumors. In this retrospective study, the clinicopathologic features and survival rate of pituitary adenomas were evaluated.Methods: The present retrospective study ...  Read More

Original Article
Mutation analysis in exons 22 and 24 of SCN4A gene in Iranian patients with non-dystrophic myotonia

Mohammad Mehdi Heidari; Mehri Khatami; Shahriar Nafissi; Faezeh Hesami-Zokai; Afshin Khorrami

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 190-194

  Background: Non-dystrophic myotonias are a heterogeneous set of skeletal, muscular channelopathies, which have been associated with point mutations within sodium channel α-subunit (SCN4A) gene. Because exons 22 and 24 of SCN4A gene are recognized as hot spots for this disease, the purpose of the study ...  Read More

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Effects of L-arginine pre-treatment in 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine-induced Parkinson’s diseases in Balb/c mice

Javad Hami; Mehran Hosseini; Sekineh Shahi; Nassim Lotfi; Abolfazl Talebi; Mohammad Afshar

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 195-203

  Background: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a common neurodegenerative disease resulting from the degeneration of dopaminergic (DA) neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNc). Increasing evidence demonstrated that mice treated intranasally with 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) ...  Read More

Original Article
A descriptive study of prevalence, clinical features and other findings of neuromyelitis optica and neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in Khuzestan Province, Iran

Davood Kashipazha; Seyed Ehsan Mohammadianinejad; Nastaran Majdinasab; Mostafa Azizi; Majid Jafari

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 204-210

  Background: Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an uncommon neuro- inflammatory syndrome that has shown to be distinct from multiple sclerosis (MS) and associated with the autoantibody marker NMO-immunoglobulin G (IgG). There are still only a few studies regarding the epidemiology of NMO in Iran. In the present ...  Read More

Original Article
Policy interventions to improve rural retention among neurosurgeons in Iran: A discrete choice experiment

Sima Rafiei; Mohammad Arab; Arash Rashidian; Mahmood Mahmoudi; Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2015, Pages 211-218

  Background: Health workforce shortages in rural and remote areas are a global challenge that almost every health system has to deal with. This study aimed to discover neurosurgeons’ job preferences and propose policy interventions that could possibly increase their retention in rural, remote, or underserved ...  Read More