Ermias Diro

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation of FD-DAT, rK39 dipstick and KATEX (urine latex agglutination) for diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in northwest Ethiopia
    Ermias Diro
    Gondar University, Amhara Regional State, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:908-14. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Blood safety & prevalence of transfussion transmissible viral infections among donors at the Red Cross Blood Bank in Gondar University Hospital
    Ermias Diro
    Department of Internal Medicine, AAUMF
    Ethiop Med J 46:7-13. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical characterization of sarcoidosis in Ethiopia
    Ermias Diro
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Gondar
    Ethiop Med J 49:323-9. 2011
  4. pmc Nitric oxide production in the exhaled air of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in relation to HIV co-infection
    Jonna Idh
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 8:146. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Coinfection and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected and -uninfected adults at a teaching hospital, northwest Ethiopia
    Afework Kassu
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:116-22. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV and intestinal parasites in adult TB patients in a teaching hospital in Northwest Ethiopia
    Afework Kassu
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, University of Gondar, PO Box 196, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Trop Doct 37:222-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Diarrhoea-associated parasites in HIV-1 seropositive and sero-negative patients in a teaching hospital, Northwest Ethiopia
    Berhanu Andualem
    Department of Applied Biology, Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences, University of Gondar, P O Box 196, COM
    Ethiop Med J 45:165-70. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pregnancy in severe malaria wth emphasis on neurological manifestations in Gondar Hospital northwest Ethiopia
    Getahun Mengistu
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University
    Ethiop Med J 44:321-30. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal sarcoidosis in an Ethiopian
    Tesfaye Lemma
    Department of Orthopedics, Black Lion Hospital, Addis Ababa
    Ethiop Med J 45:85-90. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation of FD-DAT, rK39 dipstick and KATEX (urine latex agglutination) for diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in northwest Ethiopia
    Ermias Diro
    Gondar University, Amhara Regional State, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:908-14. 2007
    ..The sensitivity of KATEX and rK39 dipstick tests needs to be improved to promote their use as first-line diagnostic tests in the field setting of northwestern Ethiopia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Blood safety & prevalence of transfussion transmissible viral infections among donors at the Red Cross Blood Bank in Gondar University Hospital
    Ermias Diro
    Department of Internal Medicine, AAUMF
    Ethiop Med J 46:7-13. 2008
    ..In Ethiopia the safety and magnitude of blood transfusion and TTIs is not well investigated..
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical characterization of sarcoidosis in Ethiopia
    Ermias Diro
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Gondar
    Ethiop Med J 49:323-9. 2011
    ..Sarcoidosis is a granulomatous multisystem disease. Its manifestations overlaps with more prevalent diseases like tuberculosis, hence, it is usually overlooked...
  4. pmc Nitric oxide production in the exhaled air of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in relation to HIV co-infection
    Jonna Idh
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 8:146. 2008
    ..Thus, our aim was to investigate levels of FeNO in relation to clinical symptoms and urinary NO metabolites (uNO)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Coinfection and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected and -uninfected adults at a teaching hospital, northwest Ethiopia
    Afework Kassu
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:116-22. 2007
    ..This study was aimed at assessing the clinical manifestations of TB in patients with or without HIV coinfection in a hospital-based cross-sectional study in Gondar, Ethiopia...
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV and intestinal parasites in adult TB patients in a teaching hospital in Northwest Ethiopia
    Afework Kassu
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, University of Gondar, PO Box 196, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Trop Doct 37:222-4. 2007
    ..1%) and intestinal parasites (40.9%) The high prevalence of HIV and intestinal parasites indicates an increased morbidity inTB patients and emphasized the importance of continued HIV sero-surveillance, stool analysis and treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diarrhoea-associated parasites in HIV-1 seropositive and sero-negative patients in a teaching hospital, Northwest Ethiopia
    Berhanu Andualem
    Department of Applied Biology, Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences, University of Gondar, P O Box 196, COM
    Ethiop Med J 45:165-70. 2007
    ..to determine the prevalence and type of intestinal parasites in HIV infected and uninfected patients with diarrhea...
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pregnancy in severe malaria wth emphasis on neurological manifestations in Gondar Hospital northwest Ethiopia
    Getahun Mengistu
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University
    Ethiop Med J 44:321-30. 2006
    ..Pregnant women are prone to severe malaria despite previous malaria attacks because of decreased immunity. This puts both the mother and the fetus at a greater risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal sarcoidosis in an Ethiopian
    Tesfaye Lemma
    Department of Orthopedics, Black Lion Hospital, Addis Ababa
    Ethiop Med J 45:85-90. 2007
    ..This had been mis-diagnosed as tuberculosis and the patient had previously been treated without effect with two full courses of anti-tuberculosis chemotherapy. Eventually the clinical and radiological suspicions were confirmed by biopsy...