Ahmed H Al-Salem

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Massive splenic infarction in children with sickle cell anemia and the role of splenectomy
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:281-5. 2013
  2. ncbi Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia in children
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Qatif, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:687-91. 2012
  3. ncbi Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in children with sickle cell anemia and the role of ERCP
    Ahmed Hassan Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:139-42. 2012
  4. ncbi Safety of intradermal Bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine for neonates in Eastern Saudi Arabia
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 33:172-6. 2012
  5. ncbi Congenital-infantile fibrosarcoma masquerading as sacrococcygeal teratoma
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, PO Box 61015, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Surg 46:2177-80. 2011
  6. ncbi Principles of blood transfusion in sickle cell anemia
    Hussain H Al-Saeed
    Al Jesh 31911, Qatif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 23:1443-8. 2002
  7. ncbi Predictors of gangrenous necrotizing enterocolitis and extent of disease. Early laparotomy versus peritoneal drainage
    Anita Roy
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children s Hospital, PO Box 2595, Dammam 31176, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 26:447-52. 2005
  8. ncbi Choledochal cyst
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Surgery, Qatif Central Hospital, Qatif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:99-102. 2004
  9. ncbi Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP in the pediatric age group
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Qatif Central Hospital, P O Box 61015, Qatif, 31911, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:111-6. 2007
  10. ncbi Indications and complications of splenectomy for children with sickle cell disease
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1909-15. 2006

Collaborators

  • Anita Roy
  • Hussain H Al-Saeed
  • Hussain Issa
  • Fadel Ali Almousa
  • Ghada Ali Al-Janobi
  • Mohammed A Aljama
  • Bahaa Bseiso
  • Mohamad A Aljama
  • Mahdi E Al-Jarodi
  • Sami Al-Momen
  • Ali Al Haddad
  • Ali Al-Haddad
  • Ahmed H Al Salem

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Massive splenic infarction in children with sickle cell anemia and the role of splenectomy
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:281-5. 2013
    ..On the other hand, MSI in patients with sickle cell anemia (SCA) is extremely rare. This report describes our experience with 15 children with SCA and MSI outlining aspects of presentation, diagnosis and management...
  2. ncbi Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia in children
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Qatif, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:687-91. 2012
    ..Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia (TDH) is very rare in the pediatric age group. Because of its rarity and its coexistence with more serious injuries, the diagnosis is often missed or delayed...
  3. ncbi Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in children with sickle cell anemia and the role of ERCP
    Ahmed Hassan Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:139-42. 2012
    ..This report is an analysis of our experience with laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for children with SCA and the role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)...
  4. ncbi Safety of intradermal Bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine for neonates in Eastern Saudi Arabia
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 33:172-6. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) in Saudi infants and outline our management for BCG related lymphadenitis...
  5. ncbi Congenital-infantile fibrosarcoma masquerading as sacrococcygeal teratoma
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, PO Box 61015, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Surg 46:2177-80. 2011
    ..Commonly, it arises in the limbs followed by the trunk and head and neck. We report a rare case of infantile fibrosarcoma masquerading as sacrococcygeal teratoma in a newborn. The literature on the subject is also reviewed...
  6. ncbi Principles of blood transfusion in sickle cell anemia
    Hussain H Al-Saeed
    Al Jesh 31911, Qatif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 23:1443-8. 2002
    ..This is a review of the value of BT in patients with SCA with emphasis on the risks and benefits as well as guidelines towards safe BT...
  7. ncbi Predictors of gangrenous necrotizing enterocolitis and extent of disease. Early laparotomy versus peritoneal drainage
    Anita Roy
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children s Hospital, PO Box 2595, Dammam 31176, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 26:447-52. 2005
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  8. ncbi Choledochal cyst
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Surgery, Qatif Central Hospital, Qatif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:99-102. 2004
    ..This report describes 2 Saudi female children with choledochal cysts, with emphasis on long term follow-up...
  9. ncbi Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP in the pediatric age group
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Qatif Central Hospital, P O Box 61015, Qatif, 31911, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:111-6. 2007
    ..This is specially so in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy, where ERCP should be the treatment of choice in children with CBD stones who are going or have previously undergone laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  10. ncbi Indications and complications of splenectomy for children with sickle cell disease
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1909-15. 2006
    ..This is a review of our experience in the management of 134 children with SCA who had splenectomy as part of their management at our hospital, with emphasis given to the indications and complications of splenectomy...
  11. ncbi Thromboembolism in inflammatory bowel diseases: a report from Saudi Arabia
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 4:1-7. 2011
    ..This report describes six IBD patients with TE. This importance of the complication of TE is stressed, and physicians caring for these patients should be aware of it in order to obviate potential morbidity and mortality...
  12. ncbi Esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula: success and failure in 94 cases
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 26:116-9. 2006
    ..In developing countries, several factors contribute to higher mortality rates. We describe our experience with 94 consecutive cases of EA with or without TEF...
  13. ncbi Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection in a post-renal transplant patient
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 4:269-71. 2011
    ..This report describes a rare case of strongyloidiasis in a 40-year-old male following renal transplant, which was diagnosed by colonoscopic biopsy. The literature on the subject is also reviewed...
  14. ncbi Splenectomy for children with thalassemia
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Qatif Central Hospital, Qatif, Saudi Arabia
    Int Surg 87:269-73. 2002
    ..However, for those with beta-thalassemia, partial splenectomy is beneficial in reducing their transfusion requirements only as a temporary measure, and it is recommended for children who are less than 5 years of age...
  15. ncbi Role of ERCP in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for the evaluation of choledocholithiasis in sickle cell anemia
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    World J Gastroenterol 17:1844-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for choledocholithiasis in patients with sickle cell anemia (SCA) in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC)...