Mowaffak El-Azm

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Non-chromaffin paragangliomas are very rare tumours. They arise from chemoreceptor cells at multiple sites throughout the body. They are usually very vascular and most arise in intimate contact with vital structures making their excision a surgical challenge. We describe in this paper four cases of paragangliomas in the carotid body and the jugular bulb.(More)
The management of depressed skull fractures in the newborn infant can be controversial. In this article, we report a case of twin pregnancy wherein one of the fetuses had depressed skull fractures that was not associated with any known trauma during the pregnancy or at delivery. This ping-pong skull depression was treated by elevation with an obstetrical(More)
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