Evaluation of Flow Cytometry and Kleihauer Techniques for Quantification of Fetomaternal Hemorrhage: A Prospective Cohort Study in Southwestern Iran

Zeinab Keshavarz; Leili Moezzi; Reza Ranjbaran; Abbas Behzad-Behbahani; Masooma Abdullahi; Mahdokht Mahmoodi; Sedigheh Sharifzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 118-122


  Background: Quantification of fetal red blood cells (RBCs) in maternal blood is of great importance to calculate appropriate dose of post-deliver anti D immunoglobulin in a rhesus D (RhD)-negative woman. Objective: The aim of this study is to evaluate a direct immunofluorescence flow cytometry technique ...  Read More

Delusion of Pregnancy as a Somatic-Type Delusional Disorder in a Young Male From the South of Iran

Reza Bidaki; Bonnie Bozorg; Mohammad Ayatollahi; Mehrdad Roozbeh

Volume 3, Issue 2 , May 2018, , Pages 69-70


  Introduction: Delusion of pregnancy is a bizarre delusion in which one feels s/he is carrying a fetus. The etiology is unknown, but aloneness, masturbation, and stress may precipitate this disorder. Case Presentation: We introduce a young, single man who has delusions of pregnancy. This type of delusion ...  Read More