AHMED M. AL-ABBASI

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BACKGROUND Halitosis, or oral malodor, is a term used to describe noticeably unpleasant odors exhaled in breathing whether the smell is from an oral source or not. Oral causes have been proposed to be responsible for the majority of halitosis complaints. The study aims to investigate the tonsils as an origin of halitosis and to assess the efficacy of(More)
OBJECTIVES The world over, tonsillectomy is one of the operations most frequently performed by otolaryngologists, who are in search of a technique of tonsillectomy where the operation time and operative blood loss is reduced. This study was carried out to evaluate the effect of hydrogen peroxide 3% on tonsillectomy times, blood loss during the surgery and(More)
  • A M Al-Abbasi
  • Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue…
  • 2002
This study examined all cases of tuberculous meningoencephalitis admitted to Ibn El-Khateeb Hospital for Infectious Diseases in Baghdad from 1993 to 1999. The diagnosis was based on the patient's history, clinical findings, cerebrospinal fluid analysis, microbial isolation and response to antitubercular drug therapy. The findings for cases diagnosed with(More)
Tonsillectomy is one of the frequent operations performed by Otolaryngologists world over. Otolaryngologists are in search of a technique of tonsillectomy where the operation time and operative blood loss is less. Objectives: This study was carried out to evaluate the effect of aluminium potassium sulfate (> 99% pure) on tonsillectomy time, blood loss(More)
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