Last Name

Faraz Bishehsari

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
DepartmentInternal Medicine, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition
AddressChicago IL 60612
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Overview 
    Collapse overview
    My Scopus ID is 6506484801.

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Salimzadeh H, Bishehsari F, Delavari A, Barzin G, Amani M, Majidi A, Sadjadi A, Malekzadeh R. Cancer risk awareness and screening uptake in individuals at higher risk for colon cancer: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2016 Dec 20; 6(12):e013833. PMID: 27998901.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Bishehsari F, Saadalla A, Khazaie K, Engen PA, Voigt RM, Shetuni BB, Forsyth C, Shaikh M, Vitaterna MH, Turek F, Keshavarzian A. Light/Dark Shifting Promotes Alcohol-Induced Colon Carcinogenesis: Possible Role of Intestinal Inflammatory Milieu and Microbiota. Int J Mol Sci. 2016 Dec 02; 17(12). PMID: 27918452.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Mahdavinia M, Bishehsari F, Hayat W, Elhassan A, Tobin MC, Ditto AM. Association of eosinophilic esophagitis and food pollen allergy syndrome. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2017 Jan; 118(1):116-117. PMID: 27856094.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Salimzadeh H, Bishehsari F, Amani M, Ansari R, Sotoudeh M, Delavari A, Malekzadeh R. Advanced colonic neoplasia in the first degree relatives of colon cancer patients: A colonoscopy-based study. Int J Cancer. 2016 Nov 15; 139(10):2243-51. PMID: 27472015.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Bishehsari F, Levi F, Turek FW, Keshavarzian A. Circadian Rhythms in Gastrointestinal Health and Diseases. Gastroenterology. 2016 Sep; 151(3):e1-5. PMID: 27480174; PMCID: PMC5002365 [Available on 09/01/17].
    6. Mahdavinia M, Bishehsari F, Hayat W, Codispoti CD, Sarrafi S, Husain I, Mehta A, Benhammuda M, Tobin MC, Bandi S, LoSavio PS, Jeffe JS, Palmisano EL, Schleimer RP, Batra PS. Prevalence of allergic rhinitis and asthma in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis and gastroesophageal reflux disease. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2016 Aug; 117(2):158-162.e1. PMID: 27283453.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Ozden O, Bishehsari F, Bauer J, Park SH, Jana A, Baik SH, Sporn JC, Staudacher JJ, Yazici C, Krett N, Jung B. Expression of an Oncogenic BARD1 Splice Variant Impairs Homologous Recombination and Predicts Response to PARP-1 Inhibitor Therapy in Colon Cancer. Sci Rep. 2016 May 20; 6:26273. PMID: 27197561; PMCID: PMC4873788.
    8. Melson J, Ma K, Arshad S, Greenspan M, Kaminsky T, Melvani V, Bishehsari F, Mahon B, Jakate S. Presence of small sessile serrated polyps increases rate of advanced neoplasia upon surveillance compared with isolated low-risk tubular adenomas. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Aug; 84(2):307-14. PMID: 26855297.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Delavari A, Salimzadeh H, Bishehsari F, Sobh Rakhshankhah E, Delavari F, Moossavi S, Khosravi P, Nasseri-Moghaddam S, Merat S, Ansari R, Vahedi H, Shahbazkhani B, Saberifiroozi M, Sotoudeh M, Malekzadeh R. Mean Polyp per Patient Is an Accurate and Readily Obtainable Surrogate for Adenoma Detection Rate: Results from an Opportunistic Screening Colonoscopy Program. Middle East J Dig Dis. 2015 Oct; 7(4):214-9. PMID: 26609349; PMCID: PMC4655841.
    10. Al-Samadi A, Moossavi S, Salem A, Sotoudeh M, Tuovinen SM, Konttinen YT, Salo T, Bishehsari F. Distinctive expression pattern of interleukin-17 cytokine family members in colorectal cancer. Tumour Biol. 2016 Feb; 37(2):1609-15. PMID: 26304506.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Moossavi S, Bishehsari F, Ansari R, Vahedi H, Nasseri-Moghaddam S, Merat S, Sobhani I, Keshavarzian A, Malekzadeh R. Minimum Requirements for Reporting Fecal Microbiota Transplant Trial. Middle East J Dig Dis. 2015 Jul; 7:177-80. PMID: 26396721; PMCID: PMC4560633.
    12. Mahdavinia M, Mirsaeidi M, Bishehsari F, McGrath K. Primary sclerosing cholangitis in common variable immune deficiency. Allergol Int. 2015 Apr; 64(2):187-9. PMID: 25838096; PMCID: PMC4386066.
    13. Delavari A, Bishehsari F, Salimzadeh H, Khosravi P, Delavari F, Nasseri-Moghaddam S, Merat S, Ansari R, Vahedi H, Shahbazkhani B, Saberifiroozi M, Sotoudeh M, Malekzadeh R. Adenoma detection rates in an opportunistic screening colonoscopy program in Iran, a country with rising colorectal cancer incidence. BMC Gastroenterol. 2014 Nov 18; 14:196. PMID: 25404264; PMCID: PMC4245784.
    14. Bishehsari F, Gach JS, Akagi N, Webber MK, Bauer J, Jung BH. Anti-p21 autoantibodies detected in colorectal cancer patients: A proof of concept study. Oncoimmunology. 2014; 3(8):e952202. PMID: 25960931.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Bishehsari F. Race in colorectal cancer screening strategies: a solid determinant factor or a "moving target"? Gastroenterology. 2014 Dec; 147(6):1440. PMID: 25450084.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Delavari A, Mardan F, Salimzadeh H, Bishehsari F, Khosravi P, Khanehzad M, Nasseri-Moghaddam S, Merat S, Ansari R, Vahedi H, Shahbazkhani B, Saberifiroozi M, Sotoudeh M, Malekzadeh R. Characteristics of colorectal polyps and cancer; a retrospective review of colonoscopy data in iran. Middle East J Dig Dis. 2014 Jul; 6(3):144-50. PMID: 25093062; PMCID: PMC4119671.
    17. Bishehsari F. Practice of sense and nonsense in the medicine, readers' views. Arch Iran Med. 2014 Jun; 17(6):461-3. PMID: 25039090.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Bishehsari F, Mahdavinia M, Vacca M, Malekzadeh R, Mariani-Costantini R. Epidemiological transition of colorectal cancer in developing countries: environmental factors, molecular pathways, and opportunities for prevention. World J Gastroenterol. 2014 May 28; 20(20):6055-72. PMID: 24876728; PMCID: PMC4033445.
    19. Bishehsari F, Ting PS, Green RM. Recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding and hepatic infarction after liver biopsy. World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Feb 21; 20(7):1878-81. PMID: 24587666; PMCID: PMC3930987.
    20. Esposito DL, Aru F, Lattanzio R, Morgano A, Abbondanza M, Malekzadeh R, Bishehsari F, Valanzano R, Russo A, Piantelli M, Moschetta A, Lotti LV, Mariani-Costantini R. The insulin receptor substrate 1 (IRS1) in intestinal epithelial differentiation and in colorectal cancer. PLoS One. 2012; 7(4):e36190. PMID: 22558377; PMCID: PMC3338610.
    21. Mehrotra A, Dellon ES, Schoen RE, Saul M, Bishehsari F, Farmer C, Harkema H. Applying a natural language processing tool to electronic health records to assess performance on colonoscopy quality measures. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 Jun; 75(6):1233-9.e14. PMID: 22482913; PMCID: PMC3852911.
    22. Mounzer R, Langmead CJ, Wu BU, Evans AC, Bishehsari F, Muddana V, Singh VK, Slivka A, Whitcomb DC, Yadav D, Banks PA, Papachristou GI. Comparison of existing clinical scoring systems to predict persistent organ failure in patients with acute pancreatitis. Gastroenterology. 2012 Jun; 142(7):1476-82; quiz e15-6. PMID: 22425589.
      View in: PubMed
    23. Moossavi S, Bishehsari F. Inflammation in sporadic colorectal cancer. Arch Iran Med. 2012 Mar; 15(3):166-70. PMID: 22369306.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Bishehsari F, Sharma A, Stello K, Toth C, O'Connell MR, Evans AC, LaRusch J, Muddana V, Papachristou GI, Whitcomb DC. TNF-alpha gene (TNFA) variants increase risk for multi-organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) in acute pancreatitis. Pancreatology. 2012 Mar-Apr; 12(2):113-8. PMID: 22487520; PMCID: PMC4350817.
    25. Verginelli F, Bishehsari F, Napolitano F, Mahdavinia M, Cama A, Malekzadeh R, Miele G, Raiconi G, Tagliaferri R, Mariani-Costantini R. Transitions at CpG dinucleotides, geographic clustering of TP53 mutations and food availability patterns in colorectal cancer. PLoS One. 2009 Aug 31; 4(8):e6824. PMID: 19718455; PMCID: PMC2730577.
    26. Malekzadeh R, Bishehsari F, Mahdavinia M, Ansari R. Epidemiology and molecular genetics of colorectal cancer in iran: a review. Arch Iran Med. 2009 Mar; 12(2):161-9. PMID: 19249887.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Mahdavinia M, Bishehsari F, Verginelli F, Cumashi A, Lattanzio R, Sotoudeh M, Ansari R, Semeraro D, Hormazdi M, Fakheri H, Rakhshani N, De Lellis L, Curia MC, Cama A, Piantelli M, Malekzadeh R, Iacobelli S, Mariani-Costantini R. P53 mutations in colorectal cancer from northern Iran: Relationships with site of tumor origin, microsatellite instability and K-ras mutations. J Cell Physiol. 2008 Aug; 216(2):543-50. PMID: 18330889.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Ghadimi H, Bishehsari F, Allameh F, Bozorgi AH, Sodagari N, Karami N, Yaghoubi M, Emami S, Ghadimi F, Haerizadeh BF, Sanati A. Clinical characteristics, hospital morbidity and mortality, and up to 1-year follow-up events of acute myocardial infarction patients: the first report from Iran. Coron Artery Dis. 2006 Nov; 17(7):585-91. PMID: 17047441.
      View in: PubMed
    29. Mikaeli J, Bishehsari F, Montazeri G, Mahdavinia M, Yaghoobi M, Darvish-Moghadam S, Farrokhi F, Shirani S, Estakhri A, Malekzadeh R. Injection of botulinum toxin before pneumatic dilatation in achalasia treatment: a randomized-controlled trial. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2006 Sep 15; 24(6):983-9. PMID: 16948810.
      View in: PubMed
    30. Bishehsari F, Mahdavinia M, Malekzadeh R, Verginelli F, Catalano T, Sotoudeh M, Bazan V, Agnese V, Esposito DL, De Lellis L, Semeraro D, Colucci G, Hormazdi M, Rakhshani N, Cama A, Piantelli M, Iacobelli S, Russo A, Mariani-Costantini R. Patterns of K-ras mutation in colorectal carcinomas from Iran and Italy (a Gruppo Oncologico dell'Italia Meridionale study): influence of microsatellite instability status and country of origin. Ann Oncol. 2006 Jun; 17 Suppl 7:vii91-6. PMID: 16760302.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Mikaeli J, Farrokhi F, Bishehsari F, Mahdavinia M, Malekzadeh R. Gender effect on clinical features of achalasia: a prospective study. BMC Gastroenterol. 2006 Apr 01; 6:12. PMID: 16579859; PMCID: PMC1450293.
    32. Ansari R, Mahdavinia M, Sadjadi A, Nouraie M, Kamangar F, Bishehsari F, Fakheri H, Semnani S, Arshi S, Zahedi MJ, Darvish-Moghadam S, Mansour-Ghanaei F, Mosavi A, Malekzadeh R. Incidence and age distribution of colorectal cancer in Iran: results of a population-based cancer registry. Cancer Lett. 2006 Aug 18; 240(1):143-7. PMID: 16288832.
      View in: PubMed
    33. Mahdavinia M, Bishehsari F, Ansari R, Norouzbeigi N, Khaleghinejad A, Hormazdi M, Rakhshani N, Malekzadeh R. Family history of colorectal cancer in Iran. BMC Cancer. 2005 Sep 05; 5:112. PMID: 16143045; PMCID: PMC1208868.
    34. Mikaeli J, Bishehsari F, Montazeri G, Yaghoobi M, Malekzadeh R. Pneumatic balloon dilatation in achalasia: a prospective comparison of safety and efficacy with different balloon diameters. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Aug 15; 20(4):431-6. PMID: 15298637.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Mikaeli J, Yaghoobi M, Montazeri G, Ansari R, Bishehsari F, Malekzadeh R. Efficacy of botulinum toxin injection before pneumatic dilatation in patients with idiopathic achalasia. Dis Esophagus. 2004; 17(3):213-7. PMID: 15361093.
      View in: PubMed
    Bishehsari's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    Similar People Expand Description
    Same Department Expand Description