Ahmed H Al-Salem

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital pyloric atresia, presentation, management, and outcome: a report of 20 cases
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1078-82. 2014
  2. pmc 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
  3. pmc 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
  4. pmc Congenital paraesophageal hernia with intrathoracic gastric volvolus in two sisters
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Qatif, Dammam 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:856568. 2011
  5. pmc Adhesive intestinal obstruction in infants and children: the place of conservative treatment
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Dammam, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:645104. 2011
  6. pmc Two unusual gastrointestinal foreign bodies
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam 31911, P O Box 61015, Qatif, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:187343. 2011
  7. pmc Splenic complications of sickle cell anemia and the role of splenectomy
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Dammam, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Hematol 2011:864257. 2011
  8. pmc Bleeding duodenal ulcer after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: the value of laparoscopic gastroduodenoscopy
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Surgery, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 30:67-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital Morgagni's hernia: a national multicenter study
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:503-7. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Collaborators

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

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital pyloric atresia, presentation, management, and outcome: a report of 20 cases
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1078-82. 2014
    ..These are usually associated with other hereditary conditions and have a poor prognosis. This is a review of our experience with 20 patients with CPA outlining aspects of diagnosis, associated anomalies and management...
  2. pmc 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...
  3. pmc 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...
  4. pmc Congenital paraesophageal hernia with intrathoracic gastric volvolus in two sisters
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Qatif, Dammam 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:856568. 2011
    ..The literature on the subject is also reviewed...
  5. pmc Adhesive intestinal obstruction in infants and children: the place of conservative treatment
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Dammam, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:645104. 2011
    ..Appendecectomy is the commonest operation leading to AIO. The place of conservative treatment is limited and to obviate delay and decrease the chance of intestinal ischemia, they should be treated early with surgical adhesiolysis...
  6. pmc Two unusual gastrointestinal foreign bodies
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam 31911, P O Box 61015, Qatif, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Surg 2011:187343. 2011
    ..This paper describes two unusual gastrointestinal foreign bodies, one was swallowed, while the other one was a complication of a tube gastrostomy...
  7. pmc Splenic complications of sickle cell anemia and the role of splenectomy
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, P O Box 61015, Dammam, Qatif 31911, Saudi Arabia
    ISRN Hematol 2011:864257. 2011
    ..To obviate this, splenectomy becomes an essential part of their management. This review is based on our experience in the management of 173 children with various splenic complications of SCA necessitating splenectomy...
  8. pmc Bleeding duodenal ulcer after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: the value of laparoscopic gastroduodenoscopy
    Hussain Issa
    Department of Surgery, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 30:67-9. 2010
    ..Taking in consideration the difficulties in accessing the bypassed stomach endoscopically, laparoscopic endoscopy is a feasible and valuable diagnostic and therapeutic procedure in patients who had gastric bypass...
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital Morgagni's hernia: a national multicenter study
    Ahmed H Al-Salem
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maternity and Children Hospital, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:503-7. 2014
    ..This is a national review of our experience with CMH outlining clinical presentation, methods of diagnosis, associated anomalies, treatment, and outcome...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  11. doi request reprint 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  13. ncbi request reprint 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...
  14. doi request reprint 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint 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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  20. ncbi request reprint 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint 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...
  22. pmc 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)...