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Dermatophyte Infections in Cairo, Egypt
Examination of dermatophyte infections in patients referred to the Department of Dermatology, EL-Houd El-Marsoud Hospital, Cairo, during March 2004 to June 2005 found the most common dermatophytes were tinea capitis and Trichophyton violaceum. Expand
N-acetylcysteine versus progesterone on the cisplatin-induced peripheral neurotoxicity.
The toxic effect of CIPN might be attributed to either oxidative or severe inflammatory stress and Progesterone is efficient in ameliorating these effects; however, NAC is better. Expand
Lung damage after long-term exposure of adult rats to sodium fluoride
Whether the effect of a chronic toxic dose of sodium fluoride on the lung of an adult male albino rat is reversible or irreversible is determined through light and electron microscopic studies. Expand
Incidence of ICU-Acquired Candidemia in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Cairo, Egypt
The results obtained indicated that the incidence rate of candidemia and the emergence ratio of non-albicans Candida spp. Expand
Keratinophilic Fungi Recovered from Muddy Soil in Cairo Vicinities, Egypt
One hundred samples of muddy soil were collected from seven areas in the vicinity of Cairo and screened for the presence of keratinophilic fungi by using hair baiting isolation technique, and the most prevalent species was Chrysosporium zonatum which represented 42.5% of the total number of isolates. Expand
Prevalence of Obesity Among Male Adolescents in Arar Saudi Arabia: Future Risk of Cardiovascular Disease
Overweight and obesity were high among adolescent male students in Arar, who became susceptible to the risk of CVD, which was strongly related to bad dietary habits and lifestyle. Expand
Histological, Immunohistochemical and Ultrastructural Study of the Epididymis in the Adult Albino Rat.
Induction of ischemia reperfusion injury resulted in degeneration of the basal parts of the ductus epididymis and the principal cells while the basal cells appeared r esistant to such injury. Expand
Mucormycosis in Cairo, Egypt: review of 10 reported cases.
The incidence of mucormycosis was relatively high during the study period in this one-center study and that additional studies looking into the diagnosis and the control of mucORTC/MSG standards of invasive fungal diseases in Egypt are required. Expand
Serious fungal infections in Egypt
  • S. Zaki, D. Denning
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Clinical Microbiology…
  • 17 February 2017
The present study indicates that 2% of the Egyptian population is affected by fungal infections, based on the size of the populations at risk and available epidemiological data. Expand