Experts and Doctors on adult in Egypt

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Locale: Egypt
Topic: adult

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  1. Foda H. The one-stage rhinoplasty septal perforation repair. J Laryngol Otol. 1999;113:728-33 pubmed
    ..Our results show that septal perforation repair could safely be combined with rhinoplasty and that some of the rhinoplasty manoeuvres used could even facilitate the process of septal perforation repair. ..
  2. Hassan M, Abbaza B, el Karamany I, Dyab A, El Sharkawy E, Ismail F, et al. Detection of anti-Fasciola isotypes among patients with fascioliasis before and after treatment with Mirazid. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2004;34:857-64 pubmed
    ..In completely cured patients none of anti-Fasciola isotypes was significantly changed. So, detection of anti-Fasciola isotypes especially IgG4 is very specific for the accurate diagnosis of human fascioliasis. ..
  3. Fadel M, Hosny G. The Taylor spatial frame for deformity correction in the lower limbs. Int Orthop. 2005;29:125-9 pubmed
    ..The results were excellent in 18 cases, good in two, and fair in two. Despite the cost, patient profile and a steep learning curve, our results were encouraging but less favorable than with the Ilizarov external fixator...
  4. Sadakah A, Elgazzar R, Abdelhady A. Intraoral distraction osteogenesis for the correction of facial deformities following temporomandibular joint ankylosis: a modified technique. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2006;35:399-406 pubmed
    ..7 mm was achieved (0.6 mm preoperatively) and no re-ankylosis was detected. Intraoral distraction of a deformed mandible and maxilla before releasing TMJ ankylosis is a feasible and perhaps advantageous technique. ..
  5. Belal M, Watanabe H, Ichinose S, Ishikawa I. Effect of Er:YAG laser combined with rhPDGF-BB on attachment of cultured fibroblasts to periodontally involved root surfaces. J Periodontol. 2007;78:1329-41 pubmed
    ..Further studies are needed to determine ideal parameters for creating the best environment for successful periodontal treatment. ..
  6. Ali El Dein B. Oncological outcome after radical cystectomy and orthotopic bladder substitution in women. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2009;35:320-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, preservation of the uninvolved gynecologic organs during radical cystectomy in premenopausal women with unifocal, organ-confined tumor above the bladder base, is justified. ..
  7. Ragab A, Shreef E, Behiry E, Zalat S, Noaman M. Randomised, double-blinded, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of ozone therapy as treatment of sudden sensorineural hearing loss. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:54-60 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the safety and efficacy of ozone therapy in adult patients with sudden sensorineural hearing loss...
  8. Abdou A, Aiad H, Sultan S. pS2 (TFF1) expression in prostate carcinoma: correlation with steroid receptor status. APMIS. 2008;116:961-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The nuclear pattern of pS2 immunoreactivity either in benign or malignant prostatic lesions is similar to the published data on ER beta distribution and could also identify a subset of carcinoma patients with a favorable prognosis. ..
  9. Fouad Y, Makhlouf M, Tawfik H, el Amin H, Ghany W, el Khayat H. Barrett's esophagus: prevalence and risk factors in patients with chronic GERD in Upper Egypt. World J Gastroenterol. 2009;15:3511-5 pubmed
    ..To determine the prevalence and possible risk factors of Barrett's esophagus (BE) in patients with chronic gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in El Minya and Assuit, Upper Egypt...

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  1. Kabbash I, Hassan N, Al Nawawy A, Attalla A, Mekheimer S. Evaluation of HIV voluntary counselling and testing services in Egypt. Part 1: client satisfaction. East Mediterr Health J. 2010;16:481-90 pubmed
    ..Only 41.4% were willing to discuss the test results with their partners. Male sex, higher education level and attendance at fixed VCT centres were associated with higher satisfaction. ..
  2. Khedr E, Alkady E, El Hammady D, Khalifa F, bin Humam S. Repetitive lumbosacral nerve magnetic stimulation improves bladder dysfunction due to lumbosacral nerve injury: a pilot randomized controlled study. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011;25:570-6 pubmed publisher
    ..036, respectively) was found as well. rLMS at 15 Hz may improve urinary dysfunction secondary to lumbosacral nerve injury. Further trials can determine the profile of patients who may benefit and optimal stimulation parameters. ..
  3. Nahas M, Gawish H, Tarshoby M, State O, Aboelyazid A. Effect of simulated leg length discrepancy on plantar pressure distribution in diabetic patients with neuropathic foot ulceration. J Wound Care. 2011;20:473-7 pubmed
    ..As such, care should be taken to avoid minor LLD, as it could inadvertently develop on using offloading devices. The authors have nothing to declare. ..
  4. Omran O, Ata H. CD44s and CD44v6 in diagnosis and prognosis of human bladder cancer. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2012;36:145-52 pubmed publisher
    ..No such correlation with SCC and with bilharzial cystitis, sex and age of the patient, or size of the tumor was documented. ..
  5. Ragab S, Elsherif H, Shehata E, Younes A, Gamea A. Mitomycin C-enhanced revision endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy: a prospective randomized controlled trial. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;147:937-42 pubmed publisher
  6. Fawzy M, Aly N, Shalaby S, El Sawy W, Abdul Maksoud R. Cyclooxygenase-2 169C>G and 8473T>C gene polymorphisms and prostaglandin E2 level in breast cancer: a case-control study. Gene. 2013;527:601-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, individuals with COX-2 169GG and 8473CC genotypes showed significant increase in plasma PGE2 levels. PGE2 levels may serve as a predictor of poor prognosis in patients with BC. ..
  7. Abdou A, Abd Elwahed M, Badr M, Helmy M, Soliman E, Maher D. The Differential Immunohistochemical Expression of p53, c-Jun, c-Myc, and p21 Between HCV-related Hepatocellular Carcinoma With and Without Cirrhosis. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2016;24:75-87 pubmed publisher
    ..The marked reduction of c-Jun in HCC may refer to its tumor suppressor activity. ..
  8. Zoheir N, Eldanasouri N, Abdel Aal A, Hosny K, Abdel Ghany W. Endothelial cell protein C receptor gene 6936A/G and 4678G/C polymorphisms as risk factors for deep venous thrombosis. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2016;27:259-65 pubmed publisher
    ..927), but it had no effect on sEPCR level. Our data suggest that 6936A/G polymorphism is a risk factor for DVT and is associated with elevated plasma levels of sEPCR, while 4678G/C polymorphism plays a role in protection against DVT. ..
  9. Mogaddam M, Kamal I, Merdad L, Alamoudi N. Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of dentists regarding child physical abuse in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Child Abuse Negl. 2016;54:43-56 pubmed publisher
    ..This topic should be covered and emphasized in dental schools' curricula, and healthcare and academic institutes must have a clear protocol to be followed if a case of abuse is suspected. ..
  10. Elbeh K, Elserogy Y, Khalifa H, Ahmed M, Hafez M, Khedr E. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorders: Double blind randomized clinical trial. Psychiatry Res. 2016;238:264-269 pubmed publisher
    ..There was also a significantly larger percentage change in GCI-S in the 1Hz group versus either 10Hz or sham. We conclude that 1Hz-rTMS, targeting right DLPFC is a promising tool for treatment of OCD. ..
  11. Sarhan A, Harira M, Elshazly S, Nouh A. Comparing stimulation requirements and final outcome between early follicular and mid luteal pituitary suppression in the long gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist protocol. JBRA Assist Reprod. 2016;20:59-61 pubmed publisher
    ..2 % and 36.5% in groups A and B respectively. Starting pituitary suppression with GnRH agonist in the early follicular phase or mid luteal phase were comparable regarding stimulation requirements and final outcomes. ..
  12. El Shorbagy H, Mahmoud N, Sabet S. Association of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms with breast cancer risk in an Egyptian population. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317727738 pubmed publisher
    ..However, further studies focusing on the vitamin D receptor variants and haplotypes effects on vitamin D and vitamin D receptor concentrations, activities, and functionalities are needed...
  13. Shaamash A, Elsonosy E, Zakhari M, Radwan S, El Dien H. Placental nitric oxide synthase (NOS) activity and nitric oxide (NO) production in normal pregnancy, pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2001;72:127-33 pubmed
  14. Awad S, Abdel Raof H, Hosam El Din W, El Domyati M. Epithelial grafting for vitiligo requires ultraviolet A phototherapy to increase success rate. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2007;6:119-24 pubmed
    ..The application of UVA phototherapy resulted in successful treatment in the patients receiving it. The success of epithelial grafting in patients with vitiligo can be increased by UVA phototherapy. ..
  15. Amin A, Shaaban O, Bediawy M. N-acetyl cysteine for treatment of recurrent unexplained pregnancy loss. Reprod Biomed Online. 2008;17:722-6 pubmed
    ..047, RR 1.98, 95% CI 1.3-4.0). In conclusion, NAC is a well-tolerated drug that could be a potentially effective treatment in patients with unexplained RPL...
  16. Yousef A, Amr Y. The effect of adding magnesium sulphate to epidural bupivacaine and fentanyl in elective caesarean section using combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia: a prospective double blind randomised study. Int J Obstet Anesth. 2010;19:401-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study examined the effects of adding magnesium sulphate to epidural bupivacaine and fentanyl in patients undergoing elective caesarean section using combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia...
  17. Moubasher A, El Din A, Ali M, El sherif W, Gaber H. Catalase improves motility, vitality and DNA integrity of cryopreserved human spermatozoa. Andrologia. 2013;45:135-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Catalase supplementation (fresh and processed) during cryopreservation results in better post-thawing percentage of progressive motility and percentage of sperm vitality and improved DNA integrity. ..
  18. Abdel Malak C, Darwish H, Elsaid A, El Tarapely F, Elshazli R. Association of APC I1307K and E1317Q polymorphisms with colorectal cancer among Egyptian subjects. Fam Cancer. 2016;15:49-56 pubmed publisher
    ..APC I1307K variant was associated with an increased risk of CRC among Egyptian subjects. ..
  19. Maged A, Al Inany H, Salama K, Souidan I, Abo Ragab H, ElNassery N. Endometrial Scratch Injury Induces Higher Pregnancy Rate for Women With Unexplained Infertility Undergoing IUI With Ovarian Stimulation: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Reprod Sci. 2016;23:239-43 pubmed publisher
    ..2% total abortion rate with nonsignificant difference between studied groups. The ESI significantly improves the outcome of IUI in women with unexplained infertility especially when conducted 1 month prior to IUI. ..
  20. Elmonem M, Amin H, El Essawy R, Mehaney D, Nabil M, Kamel L, et al. Association of chitotriosidase enzyme activity and genotype with the risk of nephropathy in type 2 diabetes. Clin Biochem. 2016;49:444-448 pubmed publisher
    ..517, 95% CI: 0.289-0.924, P=0.026). This study demonstrates for the first time that the immunomodulatory effects of chitotriosidase enzyme could be implicated in the development of nephropathy in type 2 diabetes. ..
  21. Mofty M, Zaher H, Esmat S, Youssef R, Shahin Z, Bassioni D, et al. PUVA and PUVB in vitiligo--are they equally effective?. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2001;17:159-63 pubmed
    ..The use of psoralen plus broadband UVB is as effective as PUVA in the treatment of vitiligo. However, the long-term side effects of psoralen plus UVB are unknown. ..
  22. Sayed M, el Taher A, Aboul Ella H, Shaker S. Steinstrasse after extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy: aetiology, prevention and management. BJU Int. 2001;88:675-8 pubmed
    ..When there is obstruction and/or infection or renal damage, active treatment is indicated, of which ESWL and PCN are the most effective, with ureteroscopy and open surgery reserved for difficult cases. ..
  23. El Banhawy O, Halaka A, Ayad H, El Altuwaijri M, El Sharnoby M. Long-term endonasal endoscopic review of successful duraplasty after endonasal endoscopic skull base surgery. Am J Rhinol. 2008;22:175-81 pubmed publisher
    ..For any future endonasal procedure for these patients, the surgeons should be fully aware of the state of duraplasty to avoid any complication. ..
  24. Hussein M. Extracutaneous malignant melanomas. Cancer Invest. 2008;26:516-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Special staining and immunohistochemistry should be resorted to establish the diagnosis. ..
  25. Atta M, El Masry S, Abdel Hameed M, Baiomy H, Ramadan N. Value of serum anti-p53 antibodies as a prognostic factor in Egyptian patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. Clin Biochem. 2008;41:1131-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The higher percentage of positivity of anti-p53 antibodies in Egyptian control subjects than reported elsewhere needs further thorough investigation. ..
  26. Houssen M, Ragab A, Mesbah A, El Samanoudy A, Othman G, Moustafa A, et al. Natural anti-inflammatory products and leukotriene inhibitors as complementary therapy for bronchial asthma. Clin Biochem. 2010;43:887-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The used extract contained Boswellia serrata, Curcuma longa and Glycyrrhiza has a pronounced effect in the management of bronchial asthma. ..
  27. El Shafey E, Alsahow A, El Nagar G, Ezzat A. Intravenous alfacalcidol once weekly pulse therapy for secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients. Ren Fail. 2011;33:329-33 pubmed publisher
    ..There were no significant differences in serum levels of CCa, P, or their product. Intravenous alfacalcidol thrice or once weekly is safe and effectively reduced the levels of i-PTH in hemodialysis patients. ..
  28. El Sharkawi M, Said G. Instrumented circumferential fusion for tuberculosis of the dorso-lumbar spine. A single or double stage procedure?. Int Orthop. 2012;36:315-24 pubmed publisher
    ..One-stage surgery, however, is advantageous because it has lower complication rate, shorter hospital stay, less operative time and blood loss. ..
  29. Abdou A, Maraee A, Sharaf A, Elnaidany N. Up-regulation of Notch-1 in psoriasis: an immunohistochemical study. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2012;16:177-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The nuclear form is responsible for the exacerbation of symptoms, and it is the one that may disappear by the effect of psoralen and ultraviolet A radiation (PUVA) therapy. ..
  30. Amr A, Hamdy H, Nasr M, Hedaya M, Hassan A. Effect of pancreatic biliary reflux as a cofactor in cholecystitis. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2012;42:121-8 pubmed
    ..1%. The reason should be clarified by further research and wider scale study. Routinely investigating biliary amylase in every patient having cholecystitis can be a method for early detection of precancerous lesions. ..
  31. Gad M, Abdel Rahman M, Hashad I, Abdel Maksoud S, Farag N, Abou Aisha K. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase (G894T) gene polymorphism in a random sample of the Egyptian population: comparison with myocardial infarction patients. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2012;16:695-700 pubmed publisher
    ..It also showed the lack of association between eNOS genotypes and mean serum levels of NO, as well as the incidence of AMI. ..
  32. El Zawahry B, Azzam O, Zaki N, Abdel Raheem H, Bassiouny D, Khorshied M. PTPN22 gene polymorphism in Egyptian alopecia areata patients and its impact on response to diphencyprone immunotherapy. Gene. 2013;523:147-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, PTPN22 1858C>T genetic polymorphism did not affect the patients' response to DPC immunotherapy. ..
  33. Hosny G, Ahmed A. Distraction osteogenesis of fourth brachymetatarsia. Foot Ankle Surg. 2016;22:12-6 pubmed publisher
    ..6 years. Aside from nine cases of mild pin-tract infection, complications were few and minor. We recommend distraction osteogenesis as the treatment of choice for brachymetatarsia of the fourth toe. ..
  34. Sabet S, El Sayed S, Mohamed H, El Shinawi M, Mohamed M. Inflammatory breast cancer: High incidence of GCC haplotypes (-1082A/G, -819T/C, and -592A/C) in the interleukin-10 gene promoter correlates with over-expression of interleukin-10 in patients' carcinoma tissues. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317713393 pubmed publisher
    ..001) by 5.28-fold and 8.95-fold than non-inflammatory breast cancer and healthy control, respectively, where GCC haplotype significantly increased interleukin-10 gene expression (r?=?0.9, p?<?0.001). ..
  35. Abd El Wahed M. Expression and subcellular localization of maspin in human ovarian epithelial neoplasms: correlation with clinicopathologic features. J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2005;17:173-83 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate maspin expression in ovarian epithelial neoplasms and correlate its expression with some clinicopathologic parameters...
  36. El Khadrawy O, Moussa G, Mansour O, Hashish M. Prophylactic prosthetic reinforcement of midline abdominal incisions in high-risk patients. Hernia. 2009;13:267-74 pubmed publisher
    ..There was no risk in the use of the mesh regarding local and systemic complication. However, the final statement should await the outcomes of the long-term follow up of the studied cases. ..
  37. Khattab M, Eslam M, Sharwae M, Shatat M, Ali A, Hamdy L. Insulin resistance predicts rapid virologic response to peginterferon/ribavirin combination therapy in hepatitis C genotype 4 patients. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105:1970-7 pubmed publisher
    ..001) and waist circumference (P=0.0003) were independently associated with HOMA-IR. IR is a major determinant of both RVR and SVR in genotype 4 CHC patients. HOMA-IR would seem to be a useful tool for predicting the response to therapy. ..
  38. ElGendi S, El Sherif W. Anti-C1q antibodies, sCD40L, TWEAK and CD4/CD8 ratio in systemic lupus erythematosus and their relations to disease activity and renal involvement. Egypt J Immunol. 2009;16:135-48 pubmed
    ..Levels of serum TWEAK correlated with the development of LN in patients with SLE. We concluded that anti-C1q antibodies, sCD40L and TWEAK may be used as serum biomarkers for the assessment of disease activity and development of LN. ..
  39. Soliman R, Hassan A, Rashwan A, Omar A. Prospective, randomized controlled study to assess the role of dexmedetomidine in patients with supratentorial tumors undergoing craniotomy under general anesthesia. Middle East J Anaesthesiol. 2011;21:23-33 pubmed
  40. El Moula M, Abdallah A, El Anany F, Abdelsalam Y, Abolyosr A, Abdelhameed D, et al. Laparoscopic ureterolithotomy: our experience with 74 cases. Int J Urol. 2008;15:593-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This procedure fulfills the advantages of minimal blood loss and analgesia requirements, good cosmetic appearance, short hospital stay and convalescence period. ..
  41. Badawy A, Shokeir T, Allam A, Abdelhady H. Pregnancy outcome after ovulation induction with aromatase inhibitors or clomiphene citrate in unexplained infertility. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2009;88:187-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Aromatase inhibitors and CC resulted in favorable pregnancy outcomes and average miscarriage rates. Safety of the drugs for both the mother and fetuses was documented. ..
  42. Zyada M, Grawish M, Elsabaa H. Predictive value of cyclooxygenase 2 and Bcl-2 for cervical lymph node metastasis in mucoepidermoid carcinoma. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2009;13:313-21 pubmed publisher
    ..000). COX-2 is a good predictor for lymph node metastasis as well as ideal therapeutic target for the prevention or treatment of MEC. BCl-2 and COX-2 are potentially useful prognostic markers for MEC. ..
  43. Askar A, Ismail M, El Ezz A, Rabie N. Carbetocin versus syntometrine in the management of third stage of labor following vaginal delivery. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011;284:1359-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Single dose of intramuscular carbetocin 100 ?g may be more effective as compared to a single intramuscular dose of syntometrine in reducing postpartum blood loss with a smaller drop in hemoglobin levels and less adverse effects. ..
  44. Kandil M, Abdel Sattar M, Abdel Salam S, Saleh S, Khalafallah M. Abdominal electromyography may predict the response to tocolysis in preterm labor. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2012;160:18-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Abdominal electromyography may predict the response to tocolysis in preterm labor. ..
  45. Ibrahim D, Abouhashem N. Diagnostic value of IMP3 and mesothelin in differentiating pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma from chronic pancreatitis. Pathol Res Pract. 2016;212:288-93 pubmed publisher
    ..IMP3 and mesothelin may be useful markers in distinguishing neoplastic from reactive lesions of the pancreas in instances where this is impossible by morphology alone in surgical pathology practice. ..
  46. Abdel Rassoul G, El Fateh O, Salem M, Michael A, Farahat F, el Batanouny M, et al. Neurobehavioral effects among inhabitants around mobile phone base stations. Neurotoxicology. 2007;28:434-40 pubmed
  47. Khalil A, Elgedawy J, Faramawi M, Elfert A, Salama I, Abbass A, et al. Plasma osteopontin level as a diagnostic marker of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with radiological evidence of focal hepatic lesions. Tumori. 2013;99:100-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The diagnostic role of plasma osteopontin as an adjuvant or alternative marker to alpha fetoprotein to detect hepatocellular carcinoma in Egyptian patients with focal hepatic lesions was evaluated in this study...
  48. Simis M, Di Lazzaro V, Kirton A, Pennisi G, Bella R, Kim Y, et al. Neurophysiological measurements of affected and unaffected motor cortex from a cross-sectional, multi-center individual stroke patient data analysis study. Neurophysiol Clin. 2016;46:53-61 pubmed publisher
    ..In the unaffected motor cortex, these correlations were not significant. We discuss these findings in the context of stroke rehabilitation. ..
  49. Fawzy M, Abdelrahman M, Zidan M, Abdel Hafez F, Abdelghafar H, Al Inany H, et al. Humid versus dry incubator: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial. Fertil Steril. 2017;108:277-283 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings indicate the need for larger multicenter, randomized, controlled trials. NCT01695096. ..
  50. Sallam H, Farrag A, Agameya A, Ezzeldin F, Eid A, Sallam A. The use of a modified hypo-osmotic swelling test for the selection of viable ejaculated and testicular immotile spermatozoa in ICSI. Hum Reprod. 2001;16:272-6 pubmed
    ..7 versus 8.3%). It is concluded that the use of this solution to select viable but immotile spermatozoa for ICSI is a simple and practical method and is associated with acceptable fertilization and pregnancy rates. ..
  51. El Khatib H, Mahboub T, Ali T. Use of an adipofascial flap based on the proximal perforators of the ulnar artery to correct contracture of elbow burn scars: an anatomic and clinical approach. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2002;109:130-6 pubmed
    ..In the past 3 years, 14 flaps were used in 13 patients to repair elbow defects after release of burn scar contractures. Flap dimensions ranged from 4 x 7 cm to 6 x 14 cm (mean flap size, 74 cm). The results were very satisfactory...
  52. Ghnnam W. Fournier's gangrene in Mansoura Egypt: a review of 74 cases. J Postgrad Med. 2008;54:106-9 pubmed
    ..Even with aggressive surgical and medical treatment, mortality of the disease is high. In the present cases, such a high ratio of 21.6% means that this disease is still serious and fatal in Egypt. ..
  53. Ghanem W. Arthrocentesis and stabilizing splint are the treatment of choice for acute intermittent closed lock in patients with bruxism. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2011;39:256-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The overall success rate was 90% for group 1 and 30% for group 2. In conclusion, arthrocentesis and a stabilizing splint are the treatment of choice for acute closed lock of short duration in young patients with bruxism. ..
  54. El Mahallawy H, Hassan S, Khalifa H, El Sayed Safa M, Khafagy M. Comparing a combination of penicillin G and gentamicin to a combination of clindamycin and amikacin as prophylactic antibiotic regimens in prevention of clean contaminated wound infections in cancer surgery. J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2013;25:31-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Timing of PA is effective in preventing SSIs when administered 30min before the start of surgery. ..
  55. El Nasser A Mohammad A. Local steroid injection for management of different types of acute idiopathic orbital inflammation: an 8-year study. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;29:286-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The excellent long-term results achieved will shift the treatment of idiopathic orbital inflammation from oral steroid therapy with its hazards to a safer local injection therapy. ..
  56. Kabapy A, Kotkat A, Shatat H, Abd El Wahab E. Clinico-epidemiological profile of fever of unknown origin in an Egyptian setting: A hospital-based study (2009-2010). J Infect Dev Ctries. 2016;10:30-42 pubmed publisher
    ..A three-step diagnostic work-up approach is recommended to be applied in Egypt in order to improve the quality of medical service provided to FUO patients. ..
  57. Shaker O, Hammam O, Wishahi M. Is there a correlation between HPV and urinary bladder carcinoma?. Biomed Pharmacother. 2013;67:183-91 pubmed publisher
    ..DNA image cytometric features may predict stage progression in TCC. Expression of p21, DNA HPV 6/11 and 16/18 may be used as biological markers of bladder carcinoma. ..
  58. Rezk M, Sayyed T, Saleh S. Impact of unilateral versus bilateral laparoscopic ovarian drilling on ovarian reserve and pregnancy rate: a randomized clinical trial. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2016;32:399-402 pubmed publisher
    ..001). Dose-adjusted ULOD applied to the larger ovary has comparable ovulation and pregnancy rates to fixed dose BLOD at 3-month follow-up periods with decrease in its effectiveness after 6 months. ..
  59. Abdou A, Maraee A, El Sayed E, Elnaidany N. Immunohistochemical expression of ezrin in cutaneous basal and squamous cell carcinomas. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2011;15:394-401 pubmed publisher
    ..It may enhance local invasion or metastasis of epithelial skin tumors, which necessitates further larger study to clarify. The intensity rather than the pattern of ezrin expression had a more probable impact on the tumor behavior. ..
  60. El Baradie S, El Said M, Ragab W, Elssery K, Mahmoud M. Endometrial thickness and serum beta-hCG as predictors of the effectiveness of oral misoprostol in early pregnancy failure. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2008;30:877-881 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate ultrasonographic measurement of endometrial thickness and serum levels of chorionic gonadotropin (beta-hCG) as predictors of failure to abort completely in patients designated for uterine evacuation using oral misoprostol...
  61. Khalifa M, Ragab S, Saafan M, El Guindy A. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy with double posteriorly based nasal and lacrimal flaps: a prospective randomized controlled trial. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;147:782-7 pubmed
    ..It has a comparable success rate, operative time, and safety profile, with a suggestion of a better healing profile in terms of mucosal recovery, wound healing, and less need for debridement sessions. ..
  62. El Domyati M, El Ammawi T, Moawad O, El Fakahany H, Medhat W, Mahoney M, et al. Efficacy of mesotherapy in facial rejuvenation: a histological and immunohistochemical evaluation. Int J Dermatol. 2012;51:913-9 pubmed publisher
    ..05) after mesotherapy injection. The present study indicates that mesotherapy for skin rejuvenation does not result in statistically significant histological changes or clinical improvement. ..
  63. Badran H, Hussein A, Salah M, Lotfi W. Identification and Prevalence of Allergic, Nonallergic, and Local Allergic Rhinitis Patients in Western Area, Saudi Arabia. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2016;125:634-43 pubmed publisher
    ..7%) with negative SPT had a high response to NPT and were considered to have LAR. The SPT could discriminate between AR and NAR patients. The NPT could identify LAR in 84.6% of patients with rhinitis among those considered as NAR. ..
  64. Nabil D, Eissa A. Evaluation of posteromedial transdiscal superior hypogastric block after failure of the classic approach. Clin J Pain. 2010;26:694-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The posteromedian transdiscal approach to SHPB for cancer pain proved to be safe and reliable compared with the classic technique. No nerve or disc-related complications were noted. ..
  65. El Sisi A, Hegazy S, Salem K, Abdelkawy K. Atorvastatin improves erectile dysfunction in patients initially irresponsive to Sildenafil by the activation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase. Int J Impot Res. 2013;25:143-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Atorvastatin, but not vitamin E, is a promising drug for sildenafil nonresponders. ..
  66. Elsayed N, Elkhatib Y. Diagnostic Criteria and Accuracy of Categorizing Malignant Thyroid Nodules by Ultrasonography and Ultrasound Elastography with Pathologic Correlation. Ultrason Imaging. 2016;38:148-58 pubmed publisher
    ..The diagnostic accuracy of US for malignant thyroid nodules increases by combining US and USE. ..
  67. Amin S, Fawzy T, Hegazy A. Composite Vascular Pedicled Middle Turbinate Flap for Reconstruction of Sellar Defects. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2016;125:770-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Follow-up for 26 to 37 month revealed control of CSF leak in 24 cases. Composite MTF is a simple rapid reproducible option for sellar defects reconstruction. ..
  68. Rasheed H, Tolba Fawzi M, Abdel Halim M, Eissa A, Mohammed Salem N, Mahfouz S. Immunohistochemical study of the expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in skin lesions of mycosis fungoides. Am J Dermatopathol. 2010;32:162-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies are needed to validate these findings and to assess the possible therapeutic role of drugs targeting MMP-9 in the treatment of MF...
  69. Hamed E, Zakhary M, Maximous D. Apoptosis, angiogenesis, inflammation, and oxidative stress: basic interactions in patients with early and metastatic breast cancer. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2012;138:999-1009 pubmed publisher
    ..Outcompeting of these mechanisms result in tumor progression as IL-8, TNF-?, and NO are also angiogenic stimulators. ..
  70. Abdou A, Maraee A, Reyad W. Immunohistochemical expression of heat shock protein 70 in vitiligo. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2013;17:245-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Nuclear localization of HSP 70 may be more important than its presence or absence, beside it may be related to progression of the disease. ..
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