Muhammad Iftikhar

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Received: Revised: Accepted: 2013–11–17 2014–02–28 2014–03–04 The study was conducted to determine the infection rate of helminths in peafowls and to evaluate the comparative efficacy of two broad spectrum anthelmintics. For this purpose, fecal samples of 87 different breeds of peafowls were collected and tested for the presence of helminths. Fecal samples(More)
Objective: To compare the complications and symptomatic relief of the laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) with the small incision cholecystectomy (SIC) in patients with symptomatic Cholelithiasis. Material and Methods: This comparative study was conducted in the Surgical Department of Peshawar Institute of Medical Sciences Hayatabad Peshawar from January 2014(More)
Infectious arthritis is an important joint infection in rheumatology emergency. Infection is usually hematogenously acquired during overt or occult bacteremia. Septic arthritis is an unusual complication of arthroscopy or arthroscopic reconstruction of knee surgery. Health care acquired infections are associated with higher mortality rate. Up to 50% of(More)
Vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE) were first detected in the 1980s,since then VRE infections are reported worldwide. VRE can be isolated from healthy people, hospital environment and from farmed chicken.VRE infections are more severe, increased mortality and economic burden. Healthcare associated infections are mainly due to antibiotic therapy, patient(More)
Caecal diverticulum perforation is a rare condition. It mimics acute appendicitis and is seldom suspected pre-operatively. Commonly it is discovered during exploration. Ultrasonography and computed tomography are helpful in the diagnosis of the condition. There is controversy regarding the surgical treatment. We are presenting the case of a 44-year male who(More)
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