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Role of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis Of Jaundice in KSA

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dc.contributor.author Yousif, Mahmoud Ibrahim
dc.contributor.author Supervisor,-Syed Amir Gilani
dc.date.accessioned 2014-11-12T12:56:38Z
dc.date.available 2014-11-12T12:56:38Z
dc.date.issued 2006-01-01
dc.identifier.citation Yousif,Mahmoud Ibrahim . Role of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis Of Jaundice in KSA/Mahmoud Ibrahim Yousif;Syed Amir Gilani -.khartoum : Sudan University of Science And Technology, College of Medical Radiology , 2006.-105 p:Ill:28 cm.- M.S.c en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.sustech.edu/handle/123456789/8004
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract The wide range of causes of jaundice demands ultrasound evaluation to differentiate between the most common three causes: hepatic, hemolytic and obstructive causes. In all three conditions ultrasound plays an important role. In this study, we present a broad overview of the subject, with discussions of the wide series of causes of jaundice (hemolytic, hepatic, and posthepatic) in the jaundiced patient and descriptions of the ultrasonographic findings and those of correlative imaging studies when needed. The accuracy of diagnosing jaundice using ultrasound was 89%, and it is highly accurate in differentiating obstructive and nonubstructive jaundice (96%). The study include 108 patients. They are clinically jaundiced, Ultrasound examination was done, include all abdominal organs (liver , G/B, CBD, pancreas, spleen, portal vein, kidneys, and pelvic organs ). 50% of the patients got abstractive jaundice the most common cause was, GB and CBD stones, pancreatic carcinoma, cholanitis, pancreatitis. 42% was found to have hepatic jaundice (cirrhosis, hepatitis fatty liver, HCC). 11% of the patients Ultrasound reveal normal appearance. 4 of them was neonatal jaundice due to physiological process. The remain (7) patients have hemolytic jaundice (sickle cell anemia). en_US
dc.description.sponsorship SUST en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Sudan University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.subject Saudi Arabia en_US
dc.subject Jaundice en_US
dc.subject Diagnosis en_US
dc.subject Ultrasound en_US
dc.title Role of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis Of Jaundice in KSA en_US
dc.title.alternative دور الموجات الصوتية في تشخيص الصفراء بالمملكة العربية السعودية en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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