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Diabetic neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathyDr. Ebtissam ZakariaProf. of Internal Medicine & DiabetesFaculty of Medicine, Cairo UniversityIntroductionDiabetic neuropathy is a type of nervedamage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar (glucose) can injure nerves throughout your body. Diabeticneuropathy...

Vitamin D in CKD Patients

Vitamin D deficiency is the causeof rickets in children, and osteomalaciain adults. It may also predisposeto various diseases includingcardiovascular, neoplastic, infectious,metabolic, and autoimmune diseasesVitamin D in CKDPatientsAlthoughvitamin D defciency is pandemic, the prevalence and...

Vitamin D & the Kidney

 Vitamin D &the KidneyDr. Usama A. AzimSharaf El Din, M.DProf. of Internal Medicine andNephrology Cairo University,Head of the Egyptian VascularCalcification GroupIntroductionVitamin D is a member of fat-soluble vitamins thatinclude, in addition, vitamin A,vitamin E and vitamin K. Vitamin...

HELICOBACTER PYLORI ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS AND THERAPY

HELICOBACTER PYLORI ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS AND THERAPY
HELICOBACTER PYLORI ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS AND THERAPYBYPROF. DR. OMAR HEIKALProf. of Internal Medicine & GIT, Military Medical AcademyGastric infection with the bacterium H.Pylori accounts for the majority of PUD.This organism also plays a role in the development of gastric mucosal...

GERD

GERD
GERDBy: Dr. Mohamed Kamel SabryProf. , Head of Dep. of Internal Medicine & ImmunologyAin-Shams UnivercityDiagnosisThe doctor might be able to diagnose GERD based on a physical examination and historyof your signs and symptoms.To confirm a diagnosis of GERD, or to check for complications, your...

Pathophysiology of osteoarthritis

Pathophysiology of osteoarthritis
Pathophysiology of osteoarthritisDr. Mohamed Hanafyprofessor of rheumatologyAl Azhar UniversityIn general, pathophysiology is a study of the changes of normal mechanical, physical, biochemical and biological functions, either caused by a disease, or resulting from abnormal syndrome. Pathology and...

The Dietary Guide for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

The Dietary Guide for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
The Dietary Guide for Rheumatoid Arthritis PatientsDr. Ingy HashadPhD of Biochemistry, German University of CairoHealthcare Nutritionist, American University in CairoMember of the American Association of Continuing Medical EducationRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease in which the...

Perspectives of Joint Arthroplasty

Perspectives of Joint Arthroplasty
Perspectives of Joint ArthroplastyDr. Timour El-HusseiniProfessor of Orthopaedics Ains Shams University President Of The Egyptian Arthroplasty GroupIntroduction:Total joint arthroplasty is a surgical procedure in which parts of an arthritic, damaged or worn joint are removed and replaced with a...