Experts and Doctors on humans in Egypt

Summary

Locale: Egypt
Topic: humans

Top Publications

  1. el Hennawi M. A double blind placebo controlled group comparative study of ophthalmic sodium cromoglycate and nedocromil sodium in the treatment of vernal keratoconjunctivitis. Br J Ophthalmol. 1994;78:365-9 pubmed
  2. Hassan M, Sanad M, el Karamany I, Abdel Tawab M, Shalaby M, el Dairouty A, et al. Detection of DNA of W. bancrofti in blood samples by QC-PCR-ELISA-based. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2005;35:963-70 pubmed
    ..The data showed that the described PCR-ELISA method was capable of detecting the filarial infections. Consequently, this method facilitated the identification of the filarial endemic areas and the monitoring of control programs...
  3. El Darouti M, Marzouk S, Azzam O, Fawzi M, Abdel Halim M, Zayed A, et al. Vitiligo vs. hypopigmented mycosis fungoides (histopathological and immunohistochemical study, univariate analysis). Eur J Dermatol. 2006;16:17-22 pubmed
    ..We conclude that differentiation of hypopigmented MF from vitiligo is possible by relying on the histopathological clues described in this study. This is particularly useful in areas of the world where cost benefit is crucial. ..
  4. Hussein M. Evaluation of angiogenesis in normal and lichen planus skin by CD34 protein immunohistochemistry: preliminary findings. Cell Biol Int. 2007;31:1292-5 pubmed
    ..These results provide a morphological evidence of potent angiogenic activity in cutaneous lichen planus, indicating that the local microvasculature may undergo an intense process of inflammation-dependent angiogenesis. ..
  5. 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. ..
  6. Khalifa M, El Kateb M, Shaheen M. Iris registration in wavefront-guided LASIK to correct mixed astigmatism. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009;35:433-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies are needed to confirm these results. ..
  7. El Shazly M, Bakry R, Tohamy A, Ali W, Elbakry S, Brown S, et al. Attitudes toward children with clefts in rural Muslim and Hindu societies. Ann Plast Surg. 2010;64:780-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Beliefs concerning the causation of the cleft were explored in detail. Knowledge of these issues is important for the more complete care of children in an unfamiliar cultural environment. ..
  8. Swellam M, Sayed Mahmoud And M, Abdel Fatah Ali A. Clinical implications of adiponectin and inflammatory biomarkers in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Dis Markers. 2009;27:269-78 pubmed publisher
    ..Elevated levels of CRP and fibrinogen and reduced level of adiponectin can be used for early diagnosis of T2DM and can predict diabetic complications. ..
  9. Talaat R. Soluble angiogenesis factors in sera of Egyptian patients with hepatitis C virus infection: correlation with disease severity. Viral Immunol. 2010;23:151-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus assessment of these parameters in those with different stages of disease may be helpful in choosing the best treatment strategy, and indicate that anti-angiogenic therapy may be useful. ..

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  1. Ashmawy K, Abuakkada S, Awad A. Seroprevalence of antibodies to Encephalitozoon cuniculi and Toxoplasma gondii in farmed domestic rabbits in Egypt. Zoonoses Public Health. 2011;58:357-64 pubmed publisher
    ..cuniculi and T. gondii infections; therefore, routine screening examinations of farm rabbits are advised considering the zoonotic potential of these parasites...
  2. Loutfy S, Fawzy M, El Wakil M, Moneer M. Presence of human herpes virus 6 (HHV6) in pediatric lymphomas: impact on clinical course and association with cytomegalovirus infection. Virol J. 2010;7:287 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, this study investigated the frequency of HHV6, its impact on clinical manifestations of lymphoma and its possible association with risk for development of CMV infection in pediatric lymphoma patients...
  3. Soliman M, Ahmed M, Salah Eldin A, Abdel Aal A. Butyrate regulates leptin expression through different signaling pathways in adipocytes. J Vet Sci. 2011;12:319-23 pubmed
    ..This is accomplished by: 1) G(i) protein-coupled receptors specific for short-chain fatty acids, and 2) MAPK and phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K) signaling pathways. ..
  4. El Metwally N, Al Hazmi G. Spectroscopic evaluation for VO(II), Ni(II), Pd(II) and Cu(II) complexes derived from thiosemicarbazide: a special emphasis on EPR study and DNA cleavage. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2013;107:289-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The effect of all compounds on DNA were photographed. A successive degradation for the DNA target was observed with Pd(II) and Ni(II) complexes beside their original ligand. ..
  5. Farag N, Mahran L, Abou Aisha K, El Azizi M. Assessment of the efficacy of polyclonal intravenous immunoglobulin G (IVIG) against the infectivity of clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vitro and in vivo. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2013;32:1149-60 pubmed publisher
  6. El Gaied L, Abu El Heba G, El Sherif N. Effect of growth hormones on some antioxidant parameters and gene expression in tomato. GM Crops Food. 2013;4:67-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Also, there was no considerable difference detected in catalase activity of all bioregulator-treated plants compared with the control. ..
  7. Rasol H, Helmy H, El Mously S, Aziz M, El Bahaie H. Vascular endothelial growth factor-A mRNA gene expression in clinical phases of multiple sclerosis. Ann Clin Biochem. 2016;53:252-8 pubmed publisher
    ..A lower vascular endothelial growth factor A mRNA gene expression level was independently associated with a higher risk of multiple sclerosis. ..
  8. Elshaboury S, Mohamed N, Ahmed S, Farrag S. An Efficient Ion-Pair Liquid Chromatographic Method for the Determination of Some H2 Receptor Antagonists. J Chromatogr Sci. 2016;54:419-28 pubmed publisher
    ..The method entailed direct injection of the plasma samples after deproteination using methanol. Finally, the proposed IPC method was applied successfully in a pharmacokinetic study for RAN in rabbits after a single oral dose of RAN. ..
  9. Naguib E, Carlson T. The effect of finishing techniques on marginal adaption and surface morphology of three glass ionomer cements. J Indiana Dent Assoc. 1992;71:20-2 pubmed
    ..No changes in surface micromorphology or marginal adaptation were found which would indicate that petroleum jelly should be used as a lubricant during finishing instead of water. ..
  10. El Agouza I, Abu Shahla A, Sirdah M. The effect of iron deficiency anaemia on the levels of haemoglobin subtypes: possible consequences for clinical diagnosis. Clin Lab Haematol. 2002;24:285-9 pubmed
    ..15% +/- 0.62 to 5.25% +/- 0.45 (P < 0.001). In conclusion, iron deficiency must be corrected before making any diagnostic or therapeutic decisions based on HbA2 and HbA1C levels. ..
  11. El Karaksy H, El Shabrawi M, Mohsen N, Kotb M, El Koofy N, el Deeb N. Capillaria philippinensis: a cause of fatal diarrhea in one of two infected Egyptian sisters. J Trop Pediatr. 2004;50:57-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The younger sister was treated successfully with albendazole 200 mg twice daily. Diarrhea abated, pedal edema disappeared, and she started to gain weight...
  12. El Azab A, Shaaban O. Measuring the barriers against seeking consultation for urinary incontinence among Middle Eastern women. BMC Womens Health. 2010;10:3 pubmed publisher
    ..32 to 0.94 (median, 0.76, p 0.000). Preliminary data on our proposed questionnaire show that it is an easy to administer, stable and suits the Middle Eastern culture. ..
  13. Mikhail M, Al Bursheed K, Abd El Halim A, Morsy T. Studies on mosquito borne dieases in Egypt and Qatar. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2009;39:745-56 pubmed
    ..longiareolata. In Cairo G., C. pipiens was the most dominant and least was Ae. caspius. The overall in Greater Cairo was C. pipiens (61.74%), Cs. longiareolata (15.56%), Ae. caspius (15.3%), C. pusillus (4.0%) and C. perexiguus (3.16%). ..
  14. Younes W, Capelle H, Krauss J. Microvascular decompression of the anterior inferior cerebellar artery for intermediate nerve neuralgia. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2010;88:193-5 pubmed publisher
  15. Taha A, Erkmen K, Dunn I, Pravdenkova S, Al Mefty O. Meningiomas involving the optic canal: pattern of involvement and implications for surgical technique. Neurosurg Focus. 2011;30:E12 pubmed publisher
    ..Juxtasellar meningiomas frequently extend into the optic canal. Removing these meningiomas from the optic canal is crucial for favorable visual outcome...
  16. Abdel Ghaffar F, Al Quraishy S, Al Rasheid K, Mehlhorn H. Efficacy of a single treatment of head lice with a neem seed extract: an in vivo and in vitro study on nits and motile stages. Parasitol Res. 2012;110:277-80 pubmed publisher
    ..This and the fact that the hair of treated children (even in the short-time treated group of only 10 min) did not reveal freshly hatched larval stages of lice indicate that there is an ovicidal activity of the product, too...
  17. El Attar H, Sheta M. Hepatocyte growth factor profile with breast cancer. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2011;54:509-13 pubmed publisher
    ..HGF is only one of a number of key factors involved in breast cancer and preoperative high serum HGF levels and malignancy occur usually together. ..
  18. Farid N, Abdelaleem E. HPTLC Method for the Determination of Paracetamol, Pseudoephedrine and Loratidine in Tablets and Human Plasma. J Chromatogr Sci. 2016;54:647-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The results obtained by the proposed method were compared with those obtained by a reported HPLC method, and there was no significance difference between both methods regarding accuracy and precision. ..
  19. Massoud A, Morsy T, Haridy F. Treatment of Egyptian dicrocoeliasis in man and animals with Mirazid. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2003;33:437-42 pubmed
    ..The animals were slaughtered on 5th day. Mirazid (capsule or Oleo-resin solution) was effective against dicrocoeliasis in man and animal respectively...
  20. Darwish A, Ahmad A, Mohammad A. Cervical priming prior to operative hysteroscopy: a randomized comparison of laminaria versus misoprostol. Hum Reprod. 2004;19:2391-4 pubmed
    ..We aimed to compare efficacy of intravaginal misoprostol versus endocervical laminaria tents prior to operative hysteroscopy in selected cases...
  21. Shafik A, El Sibai O, Shafik A, Mostafa R, Shafik I. Effect of straining on the lower esophageal sphincter: identification of the "straining-esophageal reflex" and its role in gastroesophageal competence mechanism. J Invest Surg. 2004;17:191-6 pubmed
    ..quot; This reflex seems to be evoked during increased intra-abdominal pressure and to effect LES contraction, thus, sharing with other factors in prevention of gastroesophageal reflux...
  22. Hussein M. Alterations of p53, Bcl-2, and hMSH2 protein expression in the cirrhotic, macroregenerative, dysplastic nodules and hepatocellular carcinomas in Upper Egypt. Liver Int. 2004;24:552-60 pubmed
    ..00+/-1.00) and DN (8.20+/-0.80, P>0.05). In Upper Egypt: (1) HCC had similar clinicopathologic features to those in the high-risk regions, and (2) alterations of the p53, Bcl-2 and hMSH2 proteins occur during hepatocarcinogensis. ..
  23. El Kady I, Lotfy M, Badra G, el Masry S, Waked I. Interleukin (IL)-4, IL-10, IL-18 and IFN-gamma cytokines pattern in patients with combined hepatitis C virus and Schistosoma mansoni infections. Scand J Immunol. 2005;61:87-91 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, schistosomiasis may downregulate the stimulatory effect of HCV on Th1 cytokines and this may lead to the chronicity of HCV infection in coinfected patients. ..
  24. Khafagy M, Shaheed F, Moneim T. Ileocaecal vs ileal neobladder after radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer: a comparative study. BJU Int. 2006;97:799-804 pubmed
  25. Mahfouz M, Grayson T, Dance D, Gilpin M. Characterization of the mrgRS locus of the opportunistic pathogen Burkholderia pseudomallei: temperature regulates the expression of a two-component signal transduction system. BMC Microbiol. 2006;6:70 pubmed
    ..mallei are very closely related species that differ in their capacity to adapt to changing environmental conditions. Modifications in this region of the genome may assist our understanding of the reasons for this difference. ..
  26. Awad M, Eldeen O, Ibrahim H. Stability of activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT) test under different storage conditions. Hematology. 2006;11:311-5 pubmed
    ..APTT test in patients on heparin therapy and samples for FVIII test in healthy subjects must be done immediately and without delay to avoid reduction in their activities. ..
  27. Darwish A, Mohamad S, Gamal Al Din H, Elsayed Y, Ahmad S. Prevalence and predictors of deficient dietary calcium intake during the third trimester of pregnancy: the experience of a developing country. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2009;35:106-12 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess the prevalence and predictors of dietary calcium deficiency in the third trimester of pregnancy...
  28. Atta H, Al Hendy A, Salama S, Shaker O, Hammam O. Low-dose simultaneous delivery of adenovirus encoding hepatocyte growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor in dogs enhances liver proliferation without systemic growth factor elevation. Liver Int. 2009;29:1022-30 pubmed publisher
    ..We showed that simultaneous administration of low-dose adenoviral vectors encoding human HGF and VEGF genes can induce transgene expression and liver proliferation without liver toxicity or systemic growth factor elevation. ..
  29. Bahey El Din M, Gahan C, Griffin B. Lactococcus lactis as a cell factory for delivery of therapeutic proteins. Curr Gene Ther. 2010;10:34-45 pubmed
    ..We also describe the ability of L. lactis to deliver proteins with adjuvant potential, vaccines and DNA and discuss the therapeutic possibilities of this approach. ..
  30. Hendy O, Elghannam D, el Sharnouby J, Goda E, El Ashry R, Al Tonbary Y. Prevalence and prognostic significance of murine double minute protein-2 overexpression and P53 gene mutations in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Egypt J Immunol. 2008;15:93-100 pubmed
    ..Thus measuring of MDM-2 as a bad prognostic marker even in cases with non mutant P53 is very important. Moreover, MDM-2 may be a potential molecular target for production of new cancer therapy...
  31. Abd El Fattah S. Garrison's model of self-directed learning: preliminary validation and relationship to academic achievement. Span J Psychol. 2010;13:586-96 pubmed
    ..Motivation significantly predicted academic achievement over the second semester only. Implications of these findings for self-directed learning and academic achievement in a traditional classroom setting are discussed. ..
  32. Abou El Soud A, Gaballa H, Ali M. Prevalence of osteochondritis among preparatory and primary school children in an Egyptian governorate. Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:2275-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Regarding the sex distribution, osteochondritis was frequent in males. Our results showed that there was history of trauma especially in Sever's and Osgood-Schlatter diseases...
  33. Azar A, Wahba K. Artificial neural network for prediction of equilibrated dialysis dose without intradialytic sample. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2011;22:705-11 pubmed
    ..We conclude that the use of the ANN urea estimation yields accurate results when used to calculate ( eq Kt/V). ..
  34. 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. ..
  35. Marey H, Mandour S, Ellakwa A. Subscleral trabeculectomy with mitomycin-C versus ologen for treatment of glaucoma. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2013;29:330-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that the use of the Ologen implant in SST is comparable to the use of MMC with advantage of avoiding the potential dangerous complications related to MMC use in the early (12 months) follow-up period. ..
  36. Allam M, Fahmy E, Elatti S, Amer H, Abo Krysha N, El Sawy E. Association between total plasma homocysteine level and cognitive functions in elderly Egyptian subjects. J Neurol Sci. 2013;332:86-91 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Elevated tHcy level is an independent risk factor for the decline of cognitive performance in normal elderly subjects. ..
  37. Ebid G, Ghareeb M, Salaheldin O, Kamel M. Prevalence of the frequency of JAK2 (V617F) mutation in different myeloproliferative disorders in Egyptian patients. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2015;8:11555-9 pubmed
    ..It is unequivocal now that V617F is met in many MPDs especially PRV. Finding this mutation in those patients is thought to have a big impact on the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders. ..
  38. Ismail A, Hamed A, Saso S, Abu Elhasan A, Abu Elghar M, Abdelmeged A. Randomized controlled study of pre-conception thromboprophylaxis among patients with recurrent spontaneous abortion related to antiphospholipid syndrome. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2016;132:219-23 pubmed publisher
    ..ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT01661439. ..
  39. Hassan H, Elnekiedy A, Elshazly W, Naguib N. Modified MR defecography without rectal filling in obstructed defecation syndrome: Initial experience. Eur J Radiol. 2016;85:1673-81 pubmed publisher
    ..0001) and uterine prolapse (p=0.0013) was identified in the non-filled sequence. Pelvic floor imaging before rectal filling is significantly better for detection of anterior compartment prolapse. ..
  40. Elgemeie G, Fathy N, Farag A, Alkursani S. Antimetabolites: Design, synthesis, and cytotoxic evaluation of novel dihydropyridine thioglycosides and pyridine thioglycosides. Nucleosides Nucleotides Nucleic Acids. 2017;36:355-377 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of molecular docking reveal that these compounds have high binding affinity by hydrogen bond formation with the binding pocket of thymidylate synthase dihydrofolate reductase (TS-DHFR). ..
  41. Ismail M, El Mahrouk A, Hamouda T, Radwan H, Haneef A, Jamjoom A. Factors influencing postoperative atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting, single center experience. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;12:40 pubmed publisher
    ..6%. In our study, advanced age, enlarged LA volume, low ejection fraction, combined surgeries and prolonged ventilation time were found to be predictors of atrial fibrillations after coronary artery bypass grafting. ..
  42. Sanyelbhaa H, Kabel A, Abo El Naga H, Sanyelbhaa A, Salem H. The risk ratio for development of hereditary sensorineural hearing loss in consanguineous marriage offspring. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;101:7-10 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aims to define the relative risk of development of hearing loss in offspring of consanguineous marriages...
  43. el Toukhy E, Salaem M, El Shewy T, Abou Steit M, Levine M. Mersilene mesh sling as an alternative to autogenous fascia lata in the management of ptosis. Eye (Lond). 2001;15:178-82 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the use of Mersilene mesh as a brow suspensory material and to compare it clinically against autogenous fascia lata...
  44. Thabet M, Kotob H. Cervical paragangliomas: diagnosis, management and complications. J Laryngol Otol. 2001;115:467-74 pubmed
    ..Vagal paralysis occurred in all patients with VP. Cerebrovascular accident and post-operative death occurred in one patient (6.26 per cent)...
  45. Hammouda H, Kotb H. Complete primary repair of bladder exstrophy: initial experience with 33 cases. J Urol. 2004;172:1441-4; discussion 1444 pubmed
    ..Selection of the proper surgical technique together with adjunctive procedures such as osteotomy and a pain-free early postoperative period can maximize the chance of successful exstrophy repair. ..
  46. Abolyosr A. Laparoscopic transperitoneal ureterolithotomy for recurrent lower-ureteral stones previously treated with open ureterolithotomy: initial experience in 11 cases. J Endourol. 2007;21:525-9 pubmed
    ..It is a minimally invasive, less-morbid alternative to open transperitoneal ureterolithotomy. ..
  47. Emara A, El Bahrawy H. Green tea attenuates benzene-induced oxidative stress in pump workers. J Immunotoxicol. 2008;5:69-80 pubmed publisher
    ..As such, as a dietary supplement, green tea could represent a potential therapeutic agent in reducing certain aspects of benzene-induced toxicity. ..
  48. Abdel Latif A, Abuel Ela H, El Shourbagy S. Increased caspase-3 and altered expression of apoptosis-associated proteins, Bcl-2 and Bax in lichen planus. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2009;34:390-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The observed increase in apoptosis in OLP compared with CLP might explain the difference in clinical behaviour that distinguishes these LP variants. ..
  49. Abdel Raouf H, El Din W, Awad S, Esmat A, Al Khiat M, Abdel Wahab H, et al. Loose anagen hair syndrome in children of Upper Egypt. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2009;8:103-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Most children improved spontaneously within few years, however, hair shed continued. LAH syndrome occurs in dark-skinned children and could be under-diagnosed. The condition is of cosmetic concern and does not affect the general health. ..
  50. Abu el Makrem M, Mahmoud Y, Sayed D, Nassef N, Abd el Kader S, Zakhary M, et al. The role of platelets CD40 ligand (CD154) in acute coronary syndromes. Thromb Res. 2009;124:683-8 pubmed publisher
    ..CD154 may be used as a marker of thrombo-embolic events. Nitric oxide may have an anti-atherogenic effect. There is an association between platelet activation and severity of coronary artery disease among patients with ACS. ..
  51. Ghaffar T, El Naghy S, El Sebaie H, El Monaiery M, Ghaffar A. Pegylated alpha interferon 2B plus ribavirin in the treatment of HCV genotype 4 infection. Indian J Pediatr. 2009;76:895-8 pubmed publisher
    ..5 vs 12.7 years in the others. Side effects of both INF & ribavirin was mild, required no reduction in doses. Combination therapy of peg interferon-alpha with ribavirin is well tolerated in children and adolescents studied. ..
  52. 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. ..
  53. Abd El Rehim D, Ali M. Aberrant expression of ?-catenin in invasive ductal breast carcinomas. J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2009;21:185-95 pubmed
    ..These results may offer new insights regarding the role of ?-catenin in breast cancer. ..
  54. Ismail H, Medhat A, Karim A, Zakhary N. FHIT gene and flanking region on chromosome 3p are subjected to extensive allelic loss in Egyptian breast cancer patients. Mol Carcinog. 2011;50:625-34 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that, FHIT is underexpressed in breast cancer tissues compared to their normal counterparts due to the extensive allelic loss that is observed in its gene structure. ..
  55. Abdulwahed S, Mohamed E, Taha E, Saleh M, Abdelsalam Y, Elganainy E. Sensitivity and specificity of ultrasonography in predicting etiology of azoospermia. Urology. 2013;81:967-71 pubmed publisher
    ..However, US is unlikely to completely replace testicular biopsy. ..
  56. Shaaban O, Youssef A, Khodry M, Mostafa S. Vaginal douching by women with vulvovaginitis and relation to reproductive health hazards. BMC Womens Health. 2013;13:23 pubmed publisher
    ..Much effort and awareness campaigns are needed to increase women awareness about health hazards of this incorrect practice and to limit its use. ..
  57. 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. ..
  58. Talaat R, Alrefaey S, Bassyouni I, Ashour M, Raouf A. Genetic polymorphisms of interleukin 6 and interleukin 10 in Egyptian patients with systemic lupus eythematosus. Lupus. 2016;25:255-64 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the polymorphisms at IL-10 (-1082 G/G and AA) may play a role in SLE susceptibility in Egyptian patients. Larger prospective studies are needed to confirm our findings. ..
  59. Taher E, Méabed E, El Akkad D, Kamel N, Sabry M. Modified dot-ELISA for diagnosis of human trichinellosis. Exp Parasitol. 2017;177:40-46 pubmed publisher
    ..5%. The fraction at 45 kDa was the most sensitive one. The use of the pooled antigen improved the test results. The described dot-ELISA is an easy applicable diagnostic tool gathering the benefits of both ELISA and EITB. ..
  60. Abou Basha L, Salem A, Fadali G. Human fascioliasis: ultrastructural study on the liver before and after bithionol treatment. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 1990;20:541-8 pubmed
    ..Both light and electron microscopic studies revealed regression of the picture of fascioliasis to normal after bithionol treatment with no sign of toxicity on the liver. ..
  61. Elbagoury E, Rasmy S. Antibacterial action of natural honey on anaerobic bacteroides. Egypt Dent J. 1993;39:381-6 pubmed
    ..The local therapeutic value of natural honey was illustrated with an attempt to correlate between the microbial findings and the clinical implications. ..
  62. 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
  63. Shehata M, Abou El Enein A, El Sharnouby G. Significance of toll-like receptors 2 and 4 mRNA expression in chronic hepatitis C virus infection. Egypt J Immunol. 2006;13:141-52 pubmed
    ..Lager scale studies as well as advanced molecular researches on immune-modulation of TLRs are recommended. This may have the way to a new therapeutic tool for HCV. ..
  64. Darwish A, Elnshar E, Hamadeh S, Makarem M. Treatment options for bacterial vaginosis in patients at high risk of preterm labor and premature rupture of membranes. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2007;33:781-7 pubmed
    ..Oral metronidazole is considered the drug of choice in treating BV due its high cure rate, better outcomes, and low cost. ..
  65. 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. ..
  66. 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...
  67. Ghoneim N, Shalaby S, Hassanain N, Zeedan G, Soliman Y, Abdalhamed A. Comparative study between serological and molecular methods for diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in women and small ruminants in Egypt. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2010;7:17-22 pubmed publisher
    ..7% and 25.0% of goats, respectively. It was concluded that serological tests can detect higher rate of toxoplasmosis than PCR, so ELISA combined with the PCR technique is a recommended tool for accurate diagnosis of toxoplasmosis. ..
  68. Abdou A, Asaad N, Loay I, Shabaan M, Badr N. The prognostic role of tumor-associated macrophages and dendritic cells in classic Hodgkin's lymphoma. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2013;32:289-305 pubmed
    ..A certain interaction between TAMs and DCs may affect the progression of CHL. Further investigation is required to clarify whether TAMs release certain factors that decrease the number or function of DCs. ..
  69. Khedr N, Khalil R. Effect of hesperidin on mice bearing Ehrlich solid carcinoma maintained on doxorubicin. Tumour Biol. 2015;36:9267-75 pubmed publisher
    ..The use of HES as adjuvant therapy with DOX would enhance the therapeutic efficacy and alleviate the resistance to DOX in treatment of solid tumors. ..
  70. Kardoush M, Ward B, Ndao M. Serum Carbonic Anhydrase 1 is a Biomarker for Diagnosis of Human Schistosoma mansoni Infection. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017;96:842-849 pubmed publisher
    ..01). Western blots of serial mouse sera revealed a progressive reduction in serum CA1 levels over the 12-week infection period. CA1 is a promising negative serum biomarker for the diagnosis of S. mansoni infection. ..
  71. Gaafar R, Bahnassy A, Abdelsalam I, Kamel M, Helal A, Abdel Hamid A, et al. Tissue and serum EGFR as prognostic factors in malignant pleural mesothelioma. Lung Cancer. 2010;70:43-50 pubmed publisher
    ..High pre-treatment levels of serum EGFR are associated with advanced stage but not with reduced OS. Detailed mutational analysis of EGFR on a larger number of patients is still needed to clarify the exact role of EGFR in MPM patients. ..
  72. 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. ..
  73. 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. ..
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