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Ultrasonography Appearance of the Gallbladder in HIV patients at Khartoum City

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dc.contributor.author Ali, Mohammed Elhassan Osman
dc.contributor.author Supervisor,- Alsafi Ahmed Abdulla
dc.date.accessioned 2015-12-20T10:02:34Z
dc.date.available 2015-12-20T10:02:34Z
dc.date.issued 2011-12-01
dc.identifier.citation Ali,Mohammed Elhassan Osman . Ultrasonography Appearance of the Gallbladder in HIV patients at Khartoum City\ Mohammed Elhassan Osman Ali ; Alsafi Ahmed Abdulla .- Khartoum:Sudan University of Science and Technoloy, Medical Radiologic Science,2011.-108 p:ill:28cm.-M.S.c. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.sustech.edu/handle/123456789/12306
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract Background: Ultrasonography is a versatile imaging tool, which can evaluate most of the abdominal organs affected by the disease; furthermore, it can guide biopsies allowing the cytohistological and microbiological investigations need to obtain a definitive diagnosis. Objectives: To study the songraphic appearance of the gallbladder wall thickness in the patients with HIV and AIDS, and to describe the findings and evaluate the clinical utility of gallbladder ultrasonography in HIV/AIDS patients in Khartoum HIV Organization and Ibrahim Malik Teaching Hospital. Methodology: This is a prospective descriptive cross sectional study conducted in the period from November 2011 to February 2012 at Ibraheem Malik Teaching Hospital and Organization of patients survive with HIV/AIDS at Khartoum city. Hepatobiliary ultrasonography was performed for all patients after their consent. The data recorded in questionnaire and analyzed by computer to obtain the results. Results: A total of 54 patients with HIV/AIDS were enrolled in this study, of them 26(48.1%) patients were males and 28 (51.9%) patients were females. Ultrasound findings were gallbladder contractility in 53 (98.1%) patients, impaired contractility after meal in 1 (1.9%) patient, gallbladder thickness >3 mm in 3 (5.6%), chollocystities in 3 (5.6%) patients, stones in 1 (1.9%) patient, renal problem in 4 (7.4%) patients, liver diseases in 1 (1.9%) patient. Conclusion: Ultrasound is very sensitive modality and has important role in assessing the gallbladder in HIV/AIDS patients. The sonographic findings in HIV/AIDS Sudanese patients are comparable to the previous literature review. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Sudan University of Science & Technology en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Sudan University of Science & Technology en_US
dc.subject Medical Diagnostic en_US
dc.subject Ultrasonography en_US
dc.subject Gallbladder in HIV patients at Khartoum City en_US
dc.title Ultrasonography Appearance of the Gallbladder in HIV patients at Khartoum City en_US
dc.title.alternative تصوير الحويصلة الصفراوية لدى مرضى متلازمة عوز المناعة المكتسبة بواسطة الموجات فوق الصوتية- مدينة الخرطوم en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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