Acta Medica Iranica

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ACTA MEDICA IRANICA (p. ISSN 0044-6025; e. ISSN: 1735-9694) is the official journal of the Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
The journal is the oldest scientific medical journal of the country in English language, which has been published from 1956 onward in English language. Although since 2004 it had been published bimonthly, the journal has been published monthly from first issue of 2011.
Acta Medica Iranica is an international journal with multidisciplinary scope which publishes original research papers, review articles, case reports, and letters to the editor from all over the world. The journal has a wide scope and allows scientists, clinicians, and academic members to publish their original works in this field.
The editorial board of the journal hopes that the journal would be welcomed by researchers and academics in universities and related centers in Asia and in the world at large.

Vol 55, No 6 (2017)

Table of Contents


Association of the single nucleotide polymorphisms of the Genes Encoding IL-2 and IFN-γ with febrile seizures PDF XML
Amin Shahrokhi, Ameneh Zare-Shahabadi, Mohammad Naeimi Poor, Firouzeh Sajedi, Samaneh Soltani, Samaneh Zoghi, Reza Shervin Badv, Mahmoud Reza Ashrafi, Nima Rezaei Pages: 354-359
A Practical Non-Extraction Direct Liquid Chromatography Method for Determination of Thiopurine S-Methyltransferase Activity in Inflammatory Bowel Disease PDF XML
Fariborz Bahrehmand, Amir Kiani, Asad Vaisi-Raygani, Homayoun Bashiri, Mehdi Zobeiri, Ali Moini, Tayebeh Pourmotabbed Pages: 360-367
Concomitant Transurethral and Transvaginal-Periurethral Injection of Autologous Adipose Derived Stem Cells for Treatment of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Phase One Clinical Trial PDF XML
Babak Arjmand, Majid Safavi, Reza Heidari, Hamidreza Aghayan, Soroush T. Bazargani, Sanaz Dehghani, Parisa Goodarzi, Fereshteh Mohammadi-Jahani, Fariba Heidari, Moloud Payab, Gholamreza Pourmand Pages: 368-374
Assessment of the Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated With Glucocorticoid-Induced Diabetes Mellitus in Pemphigus Vulgaris Patients PDF XML
Abbas Darjani, Nahid Nickhah, Mohammad Hassan Hedayati Emami, Narges Alizadeh, Rana Rafiei, Hojat Eftekhari, Kaveh Gharaei Nejad Pages: 375-380
Evaluation of Cognitive Functions in Iranian Children and Adolescents with Diabetes Mellitus PDF XML
Ata Pourabbasi, Mehdi Tehrani-Doost, Soqra Ebrahimi Qavam, Jalal Farzami, Bagher Larijani Pages: 381-388
Smoking Discriminately Changes the Serum Active and Non-Active Forms of Vitamin B12 PDF XML
Niloofar Shekoohi, Mohammad Hassan Javanbakht, Marjan Sohrabi, Mahnaz Zarei, Hamed Mohammadi, Mahmoud Djalali Pages: 389-394
Does Adding Intravenous Phosphorus to Parenteral Nutrition Has Any Effects on Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism and Bone Mineral Content in Preterm Neonates? PDF XML
Ali Mazouri, Nastaran Khosravi, Arash Bordbar, Nasrin Khalesi, Maryam Saboute, Pegah Taherifard, Marjan Mirzababaee, Mehran Ebrahimi Pages: 395-398
Relationship Between Vitamin D Deficiency and Markers of Metabolic Syndrome Among Overweight and Obese Adults PDF XML
Fatemeh Kaseb, Kimia Haghighyfard, Maryam-Sadat Salami, Akram Ghadiri_Anari Pages: 399-403

Case Report(s)

Incidental Finding of Intercostal Artery Aneurysm During Coarctation Surgery PDF XML
Feridoun Sabzi, Fahime Ghasemi Pages: 404-407
In vitro Leukoagglutination: A Rare Hematological Cause of Spurious Leukopenia PDF XML
Sadia Sultan, Syed Muhammad Irfan Pages: 408-410
An Uncommon Complication of Streptokinase: Large Spontaneous Iliopsoas Hematoma PDF XML
Raheleh Aliabadi, Hassan Riahi Beni, Jila Nadjafi, Morteza Hassanzade, Mehrnaz Tabrizi, Mohsen Nasiri, Gandom Sedehi, Ali Pourmojarab Pages: 411-413

Letter to the Editor

Vital Sign Assessment Directives Have Not Associated with Diagnostic Validity PDF XML
Amir Mirhaghi Pages: 414


Corrigendum to: “Subarachnoid Space Transplantation of Schwann and/or Olfactory Ensheathing Cells Following Severe Spinal Cord Injury Fails to Improve Locomotor Recovery in Rats” [Acta Med Iran 2016;54(9):562-569] PDF XML
Mohsen Nategh, Masoumeh Firouzi, Mehdi Naji-Tehrani, Leila Oryadi Zanjani, Zahra Hassannejad, Mohammad Hosein Nabian, Shayan Abdollah Zadegan, Mehrbod Karimi, Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Pages: 415