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Serodiagnosis and seroepidemiology of human unilocular hydatidosis in Jordan
A total of 2182 serum samples from 38 patients with surgically confirmed unilocular hydatidosis, 19 clinically assessed patients, 15 patients with parasitic infections other than hydatidosis, 104Expand
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Maternal serum interleukin‐6, interleukin‐8, tumor necrosis factor‐α and interferon‐γ in preterm labor
Background.  To find out whether preterm labor is associated with raised maternal serum concentrations of interleukin (IL)‐6, IL‐8, tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF‐α) and interferon gamma (IFN‐γ)Expand
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Maternal serum interleukin-6, interleukin-8, tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interferon-gamma in preterm labor.
BACKGROUND To find out whether preterm labor is associated with raised maternal serum concentrations of interleukin (IL)-6, IL-8, tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) and interferon gammaExpand
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Concentrations of free vascular endothelial growth factor in the maternal and foetal circulations during pregnancy: A cross-sectional study
Objective. To investigate the concentrations of free plasma vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in the maternal and foetal circulations of normal term pregnancies. Methods. Free plasma VEGF wasExpand
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The rapid manual ParaSight-F test for diagnosing Plasmodium Falciparum malaria in Saudi Arabia.
Currently, about 1.6 million people live in areas of Saudi Arabia where malaria is transmitted. In the southwestern region of the Asir lowlands (Tihama), Plasmodium falciparum is the predominantExpand
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Concentration of free vascular endothelial growth factor and its soluble receptor, sFlt-1 in the maternal and fetal circulations of normal term pregnancies at high and low altitudes
Objective: Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is regulated by hypoxia that is essential for placental development. It is antagonized by a soluble form of its receptor (sFlt-1). The purpose ofExpand
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Proinflammatory cytokines in open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, a minimal access surgery, is fast replacing open cholecystectomy and is being associated with less trauma. The objective of this study was to compare theExpand
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Maternal serum interleukin‐6, interleukin‐8, tumor necrosis factor‐α and interferon‐γ in preterm labor
Background. To find out whether preterm labor is associated with raised maternal serum concentrations of interleukin (IL)-6, IL-8, tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) and interferon gamma (IFN-γ) andExpand
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Seroprevalence of brucellosis among exposed agro-pastoral communities in southern Saudi Arabia
Objective: To investigate the prevalence and risk factors of brucellosis in human and animal’s communities in southern Saudi Arabia. Methods: A cross-sectional sero-epidemiological study wasExpand
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Seroprevalence of Human Cytomegalovirus in Pregnant Women in the Asir Region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Background: Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) infection spreads easily by interpersonal contact. Objective: This study determined the prevalence of seropositivity of cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin G (IgG)Expand