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: SBP


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

2018-10-26 08:36:03 Keywords Ascites, SBP, liver cirrhosis, zinc,
Prevalence and predictors of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: does low zinc level play any role?
Introduction Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is a frequent and life‑threatening complication of cirrhosis. Several large studies have identified additional risk factors for the development of SBP. Zinc deficiency has been found to be frequent in cirrhotic patients. Aim of the work The aim of the present study was to evaluate the frequency, possible risk factors and the role of zinc ... Read more

2018-09-12 02:14:21 Keywords SBP, MELD, SOFA,
Predictors of In-Hospital Mortality in Cirrhotic Patients with Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is a major complication of cirrhosis and ascites and is responsible for significant morbidity and mortality, The aim of this work is to determine prognostic factors and scores for SBP-related in-hospital mortality, compare the predictive power of CP, MELD, SOFA and AIMS65scores for the prediction of the mortality also to identify the best score cut-off point. ... Read more