Khairy Hammam Morsy

Professor - Professor of Tropical Medicine and Gastroenterology

Faculty of medicine

Address: Sohag, Egypt



Publications Which contain the keyword: liver cirrhosis

Prognosis and determinants of pregnancy outcome among patients with post-hepatitis liver cirrhosis
Objective: To evaluate maternal, fetal, and neonatal outcomes and their associated risk factors among pregnant women with liver cirrhosis (LC). Methods: A prospective cohort study was conducted at Sohag University Hospital, Egypt, between May 1, 2009, and April 1, 2012. Participants included 129 pregnant women with LC (study group), 647 pregnant women without LC (control group 1), and 853 non-pregnant ... Read more

2018-09-14 17:54:58 Keywords Portal vein thrombosis, liver cirrhosis, coagulopathy,
Role of protein C, protein S, and antithrombin III deficiency in coagulopathy in cirrhotic patients with portal vein thrombosis
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Patients with liver cirrhosis are generally considered "auto-anticoagulated" because of coagulopathy and thrombocytopenia. However, deep venous thrombosis (DVT) has been reported in patients with liver cirrhosis. AIM OF THE WORK: The aim of this study is to evaluate the role of protein C, protein S, and antithrombin III deficiency as risk factors for portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in ... Read more

2018-09-15 12:45:34 Keywords liver cirrhosis,
Monocyte-platelet aggregates and platelet micro-particles in patients with post-hepatitic liver cirrhosis
Introduction: Monocytes are the cells that play a crucial role in the pathogenesis of liver damage and liver cirrhosis (LC), and as platelets, by connecting hemostasis and inflammatory processes, participate in pathogenesis of chronic liver diseases, we aimed to investigate the presence of monocyte-platelet aggregates and platelet micro-particles (PMPs) and their role in LC. Patients and methods: The study included ... Read more