Mohammed Omer

Mohammed Omer
University of Sulaimani | UNIVSUL · Department of Medicine/ University of Sulaimani

MBChB- MD- FICMS- FRCP(London)

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Background and study aims: Patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) exhibit features of metabolic syndrome, including a high body mass index, central obesity, high blood pressure, and abnormal lipid profile values. Orlistat, an intestinal lipase enzyme inhibitor, improves insulin resistance. We aimed to investigate the effects of sh...
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Background: One of the important inducers of inflammatory responses and accumulation of fat in hepatocytes is free fatty acids which ultimately lead to the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease have high levels of plasma free fatty acids which are usually associated with type 2 diabetes a...
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Background: The risk of acquiring family's socioeconomic status O blooded individuals was discovered. the association of blood group, crowding index and family history of dyspepsia pylori infection in Kurdistan region. So this study aims to crowding index and family history of dyspepsia Patients and methodology Immunoglobulin G (IgG) positive indiv...
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Abstract This is a prospective study conducted in January–May 2002. Blood Samples from 1514 healthy blood donors were screened for hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Sulaimani main blood bank. Enzyme Linked Immune Sorbent Assay (ELISA) technique was used to detect Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) and Anti Hepatitis C Virus Antibody (Anti HCV Ab). T...
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BackgrounABSTRACT Background The burden of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis is growing and current pharmacologic treatments are limited by adverse effects and inconsistent efficacy. Pilot studies suggest that Pentoxifylline and vitamin E can reduce degree and pattern of fatty liver, liver enzyme and inflammatory marker in patients with NASH. Objective...
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Oral mucositis (OM) is common treatment-induced toxicity in patients receiving chemoradiation for head and neck cancer (HNC). The present study aims to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Nigella sativa (NS) oil in chemoradiation-induced OM of HNC patients. From January 2017 to May 2018, 40 patients with HNC were randomly allocated into two groups...
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Oral mucositis (OM) is a common treatment-induced toxicity in patients receiving chemoradiation for head and neck cancer (HNC). The present study aims to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Nigella sativa (NS) oil in chemoradiation-induced OM of HNC patients. From January 2017 to May 2018, 40 patients with HNC were randomly allocated into two group...
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Objective: The present study aims at evaluating the beneficial effect of Nigella sativa (NS) oil mouth rinse in the management of chemotherapy- (CT-) induced oral mucositis (OM) in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Methods: Fifty-four AML patients were participated in this study and randomly allocated to either the test group or a cont...
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Objective: Oral mucositis (OM) is a common treatment-induced toxicity in patients undergoing radiation or chemoradiation for head and neck cancers (HNC). The study aims to evaluate the anti-inflammatory effect of Nigella sativa (NS) oil in radiation-or chemoradiation-induced OM in HNC patients. Methods: From Forty HNC patients were randomized to tw...
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The Evaluation of Triple, Quadruple, and Levofloxacin-Based Therapy inthe Management of Helicobacter Pylori Infection among Dyspeptic Patients Referred to KCGH Mohammed O. Mohammed1 Dunya M. Arif2 Mohsin A.Mohammed3 Abstract Background: The eradication rate for the first line therapy in H.pylori infection was declined worldwide as a result of resi...
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ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: The protein irisin is one of the most recent hormone-like adipo-myokine, which have an important role in controlling energy metabolism in humans. Both thyroid hormones & irisin have some similarities in regulation of body metabolism, such as thermogenesis & energy balance. OBJECTIVE: To assess the association & correlation bet...
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EVALUATION OF SERUM IRISIN WITH LIPID PROFILE IN TYPE-2 DIABETIC PATIENTS IN SULAIMANI Fenk Bakir Maarouf a, Mohammed O. Mohammed b, Nazaneen Akbar Omer a, and Beston Faiek Nore a, c Submitted: 26/5/2018; Accepted: 12/8/2018; Published 15/10/2018 ABSTRACT Background Obesity has become one of the most growing global risk factor for many diseases and...
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Dyslipidemia has been suggested to be one of the factors that contribute to the high incidence of cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis patients. Previous studies suggest that end-stage renal disease may contribute to dyslipidemia. The aim of the study: to assess the prevalence of dyslipidemia in patients on maintenance hemodialysis. Patients and...
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Abstract Objectives: To assess the quality of life for adult patients with peptic ulcers in the city of Sulaimani. Methodology: A descriptive study, using the assessment approach was conducted on patients with peptic ulcer disease from January 12th, 2009 to September 30th, 2009. A purposive "non-probability" sample of (100) paƟents (males and femal...
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pylori are a gram negative spiral bacilli that cause one of the most chronic i4fcction through out lhe v,orld. Ilelicobacter pylori infection is a.rsociated u,ith many important and serious g{tstroinlestinal diseases like peptic" ulcer, chronic gastritis, a known precut'sor of gastric carcinoma. lfi:!hod: v'e studied !h9 prevalence of Helicobacter...
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Abstract: Hepatitis C infection is one of the most common causes of chronic liver disease. It is growing threat and main burden on public health. Globally more than 170 million people are infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV), up to 4 million new infections annually and each year more than 350000 dies of HCV related complications, including cirrh...
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Abstract: Objective isto assess patients with dyspepsia clinicallyand to find the relationship between endoscopic findings and Urea breathe test. This is a cross-sectional descriptive study, was conducted during the period of October 2016 till April 2017 in Kurdistan Center for Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Sulaimani city. Eighty six patient...
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Abstract - The objectives of this study were to describe demographic factors and the clinical characteristics of patients with pulmonary and extra-pulmonary TB in Sulaimani.A descriptive study of 238 patients attending Sulaimani-Iraq tuberculosis clinic that diagnosed and treated from 1 January to 31 December 2011. The mean age of patients was 40 +...
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NASAL CARRIERS OF METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS (MRSA), INFECTION SAFETY AND HAND HYGIENE AMONG HEALTH WORKERS IN SULAIMANI CITY Narmeen Nasradden Fathi*, Sherko A Omer* and Mohammed O Mohammed** Submitted: 31/5/2012; Accepted: 29/7/2012; Published: 1/6/2013 ABSTRACT Background Staphylococcus aureus, a well known constant human pathog...
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Abstract Background: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection stimulates the production of proinflammatory cytokines associated with the development of atherosclerosis. Levels of circulating interleukin-18 (IL-18) have been positively correlated with carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and coronary plaque area and have been identified as importa...
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Abstract *Corresponding Author’s E-mail: dr_m_omer@yahoo.com. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical characteristics, risk factors, laboratory investigations and outcome of patients with Influenza A (H1N1) during the Global Pandemic in 2010, and to perform viral sequencing to see if same global strain of H1N1 is responsible to the epid...
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Objective is to assess patients with dyspepsia clinically and to find the relationship between endoscopic findings and Urea breathe test. This is a cross-sectional descriptive study, was conducted during the period of October 2016 till April 2017 in Kurdistan Center for Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Sulaimani city. Eighty six patients were inc...
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ABSTRACT Objectives The purpose of this study is to document the extent of pre and post-cholecystectomy retained bile duct stones in our region with evaluation of the endoscopic retrograde cholangio pancreatography role in their management. Design Retrospective study. Patients and Methods This retrospective case series was carried out in Kurdi...
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Background: Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) and transadominal ultrasonography (TUS) are two imaging investigations which can be used to assess pancreatobiliary status, although both of these imaging techniques are operator and machine dependent, but they have different sensitivity and specificity in detecting pancreatobiliary diseases. Objective:...
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Background: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection stimulates the production of proinflammatory cytokines associated with the development of atherosclerosis. Levels of circulating interleukin-18 (IL-18) have been positively correlated with carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and coronary plaque area and have been identified as important predic...
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Background: The pathogenesis of diabetic peripheral polyneuropathy
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Background: Dyspepsia is a common problem and is frequently associated with gastritis. The risk of acquiring Helicobacter pylori is associated with living conditions and the family's socioeconomic status. An association between the H. pylori infection and blood group O was discovered. Currently no published data available regarding the relation of...
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Background: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection has been suggested to be associated with atherosclerosis. The issue is still controversial. It is well known that abnormal lipid profile is related to atherosclerosis and measurement of carotid intima-media thickness. Aim of the study: to investigate carotid intima-media thickness and lipid para...
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Aim of study: to determine the prevalence and types of respiratory failure RF in patients admitted to Medical Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Slemani Teaching Hospital. Patients and method: A descriptive study of (75) patients admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Slemani teaching hospital between (the first of July 2012 and twenty eigh...
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ABSTRACT Background and objectives Sporadic cases of typhoid are frequently reported in Kurdistan Region, Iraq. The disease, however, has always got the potentiality to occur in epidemic. During years 2007-2008, an outbreak of Typhoid fever (T.F) had occurred in Sulaimani-Iraqi Kurdistan. The aim of the study is to describe the epidemiological, cli...
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ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: Hydatidosis is one of the major zoonotic diseases that cause considerable economic losses and public health problems worldwide. This study was conducted in order to determine the seropositive aspect of hydatid disease among people in Sulaimani. OBJECTIVE: To determine the Seroprevalence of hydatid disease among people in Sulai...
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ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder; a clinical syndrome which occurs due to absolute or relative insulin deficiency or insulin resistance. Direct association of trace elements, such as magnesium in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, alteration in the metabolism of these minerals has been demonstrated in diabetes in many s...

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