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Pulmonary Manifestations

Pulmonary Manifestations of Thyroid Disorder Ahmed Nafeh MD,FCCP Pulmonary Consultant Ain Shams University Hospital Thyroid disordersA-GoiterB-Hyper...

Respiratory Problems In Pregnancy

Respiratory Problems In Pregnancy
Respiratory Problems In PregnancyMAISSA SHARAFELDIN,phd,fccp Prof. of Pulmonary Medicine Faculty of Medicine, Cairo UniversityINTRODUCTIONThe respiratory system undergoes a number of anatomic and physiologic changes during the course of a normal pregnancy. Some of these changes may predispose the...

Childhood Bronchial Asthma

Childhood Bronchial Asthma
Childhood Bronchial AsthmaMona El Falaki Prof.of Pediatric Allergy And Pulmonology Head of Pediatric Allergy And Pulmonology Unit The prevalence of bronchial asthmahas more than tripled over the last 3 to 4 decades, particularly in children and young adults. Bronchial asthma is the most common...

Pulmonary Thromboembolism

Pulmonary Thromboembolism Mohamed Kamel Sabry Prof. ,Head of Dep.of Int.Med....

COPD Risk Factors

COPD Risk Factors Mohamed M.Elbatamouny Prof.of.Hospital Medicine Cairo University The strength of evidence that smoking is a cause of COPD comes from many studies and has been growing for many years Cigarette smoking Personal direct cigarette smoking is the most important single causal...

Community – Acquired Pneumonia ( CAP )

Community – Acquired Pneumonia ( CAP ) Adel Khattab Prof.of Pulmonary Medicine Ain Shams University Community – acquired pneumonia is an acute inflammation or infection of the lung parenchyma characterized by clinical and radiological signs of consolidation of part or parts of one or both...

Pleural Effusion

Pleural Effusion Abdelsadek Al-Aarag Prof. of Chest Diseases , Faculty of Medicine, Benha University It is the accumulation of fluid inside the pleural cavity. Fluid may accumulate in the pleural space by transudation or exudation in a wide variety of conditions.Pathogenesis: In health...

Sleep Related Breathing Disorders

Sleep Related Breathing Disorders Shahira Loza Director of The Cairo Center For Sleep Disorders President of The Egyptian Scientific Society of Sleep Medicine...