Adam El Din

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The charts of 16 patients with branched chain amino acidemia (MSUD) who had 48 emergency room (ER) visits, of 10 patients with propionic acidemia (PA) who had 57 ER visit, and of 13 patients with methylmalonic acidemia (MMA) who had 154 ER visits, were reviewed retrospectively for the most common clinical presentations, physical and laboratory findings. The(More)
Under local anaesthesia, 19 patients (18 with acute and 1 with chronic urinary retention) underwent insertion of an expandable stainless steel tubular "stent" into their prostatic urethra under fluoroscopic control. All were considered to be at major risk from prostatic surgery. The 18 patients with acute retention voided spontaneously following the initial(More)
Transurethral resection is the most widely accepted treatment for obstruction of urinary outflow. The associated morbidity and mortality have led to a search for less invasive treatments. Expandable tubular stents of stainless steel mesh have been used successfully in patients with recurrent urethral strictures.' We assessed the safety and efficacy of these(More)
The association of erectile dysfunction (ED) with cardiovascular diseases is so common. This study was carried out to investigate possible impact of sildenafil; the prototype phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor used for treatment of ED, on the beneficial hemodynamic and histopathological effects of the prototype third generation calcium antagonist, amlodipine, in(More)
Nine patients with complete quadriplegia underwent external striated sphincter stenting with the Wallstent in place of an external striated sphincterotomy. Although suprapubic catheters were placed to provide an outlet should problems develop with the stent, they were successfully removed within 6 weeks in all but 1 patient. Complete bladder emptying with(More)
The influence of calcium-cyanamide upon the microbiological activity was tested in pot experiments under controlled conditions in two Portuguese soils (sandy and loamy) after the addition of rice or wheat straw (rice straw 0.275% N, wheat straw 0.307% N). The amount of straw was equalled to 100 dz/ha, the application of calcium-cyanamide to 25, 50 and 100(More)
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) has emerged as one of the most frequently encountered gynecological problems. Besides the problems with anemia and iron deficiency, excessive menstrual bleeding adversely affects quality of life and contributes to health-care costs as it is a major indication for referral to the gynecological outpatient clinic. It is a(More)
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