Eman Ahmed Sabet Hammam

Professor - Professor of Internal Medicine

Faculty of medicine

Address: 46- Kornish El-Nille, Sohag



Publications Which contain the keyword: Tuberculosis

2019-01-21 13:06:41 Keywords TB, Tuberculosis, resistance,
Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Detection of Resistance to ifampin and Isoniazid through Direct Molecular Methods in Stool Samples.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb). TB has high morbidity and mortality around the world. _OBJECTIVE._ To evaluate molecular based methods performed directly on stool samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) and to determine the susceptibility to Rifampicin (RMP) and Isoniazid (INH). _STUDY DESIGN._ This is a descriptive study evaluating the performance of the PCR-based method for direct PTB diagnosis and ... Read more

2018-11-07 00:18:54 Keywords hepatitis C virus, Tuberculosis,
Hepatitis C virus infection among tuberculosis patients in Sohag Governorate: Seroprevalence and associated risk factors.
universal screening for HCV virus infection in tb patients is recommended. there is an urgent need to detect HCV infection in high risk groups to prevent further hcv transmission as well as morbidity, and mortality associated with TB Read more

2018-10-28 12:15:14 Keywords Phenotypic, Genotypic, Extrapulmonary, Tuberculosis,
Phenotypic and Genotypic Characters of Mycobacteria Isolated from Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Sohag Governorate
Extrapulmonary TB involve TB outside the lung as in urinary and intestinal systems Read more

2018-10-29 00:59:32 Keywords BACTEC MGIT 960, LJ Solid Medium, Tuberculosis,
Comparative Evaluation of the BACTEC MGIT 960 (Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube) System with LJ Solid Medium for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB), which is caused by infection with _Mycobacterium tuberculosis_, is responsible for about one third of preventable deaths worldwide. Accurate and rapid diagnosis of TB is essential for controlling the spread of the disease. The aim of this study was to evaluate the Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube 690 [(MGIT 960), (M690)] which is a fully automated, non-invasive system for ... Read more

2018-10-21 10:13:06 Keywords Tuberculosis, Mycobacterium tu,
Patterns of and Risk factors for drug resistance of mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from pulmonary tuberculosis patients
BACKGROUND: Drug-resistant mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates are a major public health concern worldwide. Multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is a threat to tuberculosis control programmes. OBJECTIVES: This study was conducted to evaluate the drug resistance patterns of mycobacterium tuberculosis and To assess risk factors for drug-resistant TB (including multidrug-resistance (MDR-TB). METHODS: The drug resistance patterns of 80 mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from pulmonary ... Read more

Pattern of pulmonary tuberculosis in elderly patients in Sohag Governorate: Hospital based study
Tuberculosis (TB) in elderly is a worldwide problem. Objective: To evaluate differences in clinical, radiological, laboratory features, adverse antituberculosis drug reactions and TB-related mortality in elderly and young pulmonary TB patients. Results: The study included analysis of the medical history, chest radiographic and laboratory findings in 124 elderly and 124 young pulmonary TB patients, with mean age of 60.5 ±9.1 ... Read more

2018-10-02 00:21:58 Keywords Tuberculosis, Tumour necrosis factor, Interferon gamma,
Differential diagnostic efficiency of T cells subsets versus interferon-gamma, tumor necrosis factor alpha and adenosine deaminase in distinguishing tuberculous from malignant pleural effusions
The differential diagnosis of tuberculous and malignant pleural effusion (PE) is extremely difficult and continues to pose clinical challenges. Aim of the study: To evaluate the utility of pleural fluid interferon gamma (IFN-c), tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-a), adenosine deaminase (ADA) levels with T cells subsets in differential diagnosis of malignant (MPE) and tuberculous pleural effusions (TPE). Methods: Forty patients with ... Read more

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