amr_ali

Amr Abdelhamed Ali Yousef

Lecturer - Lecturer, Department of Dermatology, Venereology & Andrology

Faculty of medicine

Address: Faculty of Medicine, Sohag University.

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Publications Which contain the keyword: Lactoferrin


2018-10-26 07:37:48 Keywords Lactoferrin, leukocyte esterase, liver cirrhosis, SBP,
USEFULLNESS OF COMBINED TESTS FOR ACCURATE DIAGNOSIS OF SPONTANEOUS BACTERIAL PERITONITIS
BACKGROUND: Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is one of the potentially lifethreatening complications in ascetic cirrhotic patients. The improved survival might be explained by a more rapid and accurate diagnosis and treatment. Our aim is to evaluate the combined use of a leucocyte esterase strip together with ascetic fluid lactoferrin antibodies for rapid and accurate diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis when ... Read more

2018-09-11 02:31:41 Keywords Calprotectin, , Lactoferrin, Spontaneous bacterial peritoni,
Diagnostic Value of Ascitic Fluid Lactoferrin, Calprotectin, and Calprotectin to Albumin Ratio in Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is common and dangerous infection that occurs in 8-27% of cirrhotic inpatients with ascites. In the current study we have demonstrated and compared the diagnostic performance of ascitic fluid lactoferrin and calprotectin in the screening and diagnosis of SBP. In addition we have evaluated ascitic fluid calprotectin to albumin ratio as a novel marker in the ... Read more