Faculty of Medicine

Clinicopathological Study of Colorectal Cancers in Sudanese Patients

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Hepatitis B Virus among Pregnant Women: Prevalence and Risk Factors in Khartoum State 2005-2006

This is a cross-sectional, health facility based study. The main objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of HBsAg, HBeAg among pregnant women, attending ANC unit in Khartoum state 2005 and the frequency of perinatal transmission of hepatitis HBV, and to relate the possible risk factors, in order to use this information to decide whether the first dose of HB vaccine to be...

Zinc Status In Relation To Growth and Maturation in Children with Sickle Cell Anaemia in Khartoum State

One hundred and twenty sickle cell anaemia patients were studied between June and October 2006 to assess their growth and maturation and its relation to serum zinc level. They were randomly collected from referred clinic of Khartoum and Omdurman Teaching Hospitals. They were studied by means of: 1. Questionnaire. 2. Clinical examination. 3. Growth measurements. 4. Investigations. The...

Changes in Blood Coagulation in HIV/AIDS patients in Sudan

This is a prospective Laboratory study conducted at both Omdurman Teaching Hospital and Khartoum Teaching Hospital, from the first of February till mid April 2006. The aim of the study was to assess changes in blood coagulation and basic haematological parameters in HIV/AIDS patients in SUDAN. Fourty patients were included in this study, 22 males& 18 females, their ages ranged between...

A Clinicopathological Study In Patients With Urinary Bladder Neoplasms Among Sudanese Patients

This is a retrospective study conducted on Sudanese patients in the period January 2004 to December 2005 at Ibn Sina Hospital, Soba University Hospital, as well as the National Health Laboratory, Khartoum, Sudan. The study aimed to determine the histopathological pattern of urinary bladder neoplasms and to show the distribution of age, sex, original distribution, risk factors, and clinical...

Vitamin D deficiency rickets in peri-urban Sanaa,Yemen

This is a prospective community based case control clinical trial conducted in some villages in the surrounding districts of the capital of Yemen, Sana’a. The aims of the study was to study prevalence, risk factor, and clinical features of rickets, and evaluate the impact of health education as a part of treatment in vitamin D deficiency rachitic children residing the peri-urban...

Pattern Of Bacrerial Infection In Under Two Month Infants In Mygoma Home For Orphange Khartoum – Sudan

Neonatal sepsis is a life threatening emergency and any delay in diagnosis and treatment may result in death. The objectives of this study were to a) determine the causative bacterial pathogen in under two months orphanage children, who are admitted to Mygoma Home either (i)for less than72hoursor (ii)more than 72 hours, and to study the antimicrobial sensitivity, b) to study clinical...

Coagulation State In Diabetic Retinopathy In Type 2 Diabetic Sudanese Patients

Background: Diabetes mellitus affects most organs in the body .The manifestations of these effects are generally detected by changes in their functions. Retinopathy generally occurs early in the course of diabetes and, even though no other symptoms are present.It may progress to threaten vision. Therefore, because of potential sequelae to visual function that are preventable ,early detection of...

Histological pattern of oesophageal tumours in Sudanese patients

Oesophageal tumours are either benign or malignant. Benign tumours are mostly mesenchymal in origin. With rare exceptions, malignant oesophageal tumours arise from the epithelial layer. This is a retrospective study conducted in Sudanese patients at Ibn Sina hospital and NHL. The aim of the study is to determine histopathological pattern, age and sex distribution of oesophageal tumours. The...

Clinical Presentation, Referral and Management of Pediatric Surgical Emergencies

This study was conducted in Khartoum pediatric surgery units during period from April -November 2004. The main objectives were: to study the clinical presentation, referral and management of pediatric surgical emergencies. To assess the pre-operative care offered to the child with suspected surgical problem and to evaluate the referral system of the surgical cases. It is a prospective...