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MYANMAR
HEALTH
SCIENCES
RESEARCH JOURNAL
Department of Medical Research
No.5, Ziwaka Road
Dagon Township, 11191
Yangon
The Republic of the Union of Myanmar
ISSN 1015-0781
Volume   31  ,   Number   3 Published since 1989 December  2019
Editorial i
Review Article:
Quality of Life of Adult Patients Who Have Undergone Cardiac Surgery at No. (1) Defence Services General Hospital (1000 Bedded)
Lin Lin Ko, Ohnmar Myint & Maung Maung

179
Parameters Predicting Poor Prognosis in Patients with Malignant Ascites in Yangon General Hospital
Ssu Wynn Mon, Myo Myint Maw, Han Win, Hsu Theingi, Mya Ohnmar & Theingi Thwin

186
Extent of Household Catastrophic Health Expenditure among Urban Dwellers in Mandalay City
Yadanar Aung, Myint Myint Aye, Moe Thandar, Tu Tu Mar & Thant Sin Htoo

191
Usefulness of Thiocyanate as a Biological Marker for Discrimination of Smoking Status
Khin Than Yee, Aye Myint Oo, Lwin Zar Maw, Tin Ko Ko Oo, Mya Ohmar & Theingi Thwin

198
Influenza B Lineages Circulating among Children Attending Yangon Children’s Hospital
Htin Lin, Theingi Win Myat, Khaing Moe Aung, Win Mar, Khin Sandar Aye, Thida Kyaw, Moh Moh Htun & Hlaing Myat Thu

204
Relationship between Insulin Sensitivity and Body Fat Composition, and Leptin Sensitivity in Non-Obese and Overweight/Obese Adults
Khin Mi Mi Lay, Sanda Kyaw & Ohnmar

212
Immunoexpression of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) in Malignant Surface Epithelial Tumours of Ovary
Thitsar Htet Htet Htoo, Myint Myint Nyein, Khin Thida Aung, Lei Shwe Zin, Htar Ei Lwin, San San Htwe, Win Pa Pa Naing & Khin Saw Aye

219
Screening of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency in Neonatal Hyperbilirubinaemia at 300-Bedded Pyin Oo Lwin General Hospital
Khin Moe Aung, Myint Myint Khaing,Tin Moe Khaing, Su Su Myaing, Htay Htay Kywe, Moe Kyaw Myint, May Thet Naing & Win Aung

226
Evaluation of Various Oral Hygiene Instruction Methods on Effectiveness of Tooth-brushing in Primary School Children
Minn Htet Aung & Myat Nyan

233
Fetal Hemoglobin, Serum Total Cholesterol, Plasma Phosphate and Serum Calcium Levels in Patients with Leukemia and Lymphoma
Moe Moe Thwin, Aung San & Min Swe

239
Immunoexpression of Ki-67 Labelling Proliferation Index in Phyllodes Tumour of Breast by Polymer-based Detection Method
Aye Aye Khin, Aye Myat Mon & Khine Chit Wai

245
Serum Zinc Levels in Cirrhotic Patients Attending General and Specialty Hospitals, Yangon
Nang Thee Su Pwint, Saw Wut Hmone, Myint Myint Nyein & Myat Mon

251
Investigation on Antimalarial Activity of Rhizome of Zingiber cassumunar Roxb. (Meik-tha-lin-oot)
Tet Tun, Sandar Myat, Daisy, Kyin Hla Aye & Kay Thwe Han

257
Immunoexpression of Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 in Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Saung Hnin Phyu, Saw Wut Hmone, Myint Myint Nyein & Myat Mon

263
Short Reports:
Hepatitis B Virus Serological Markers in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected Individuals at Specialist Hospital, Waibagi, Yangon
Ohmar Lwin, Yi Yi Kyaw, Hnin Ohnmar Soe, Wai Myat Thwe, Sabai Phyu, Htin Aung Saw & Jae Hun Cheong

271

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Vision : Achieving a healthier nation through application of research findings          Mission Statement : To Develop and promote solutions to the major health problems of Myanmar