S Karoui

Summary

Affiliation: Disaster Mental Health Institute

Publications

  1. pmc Primary resistance to clarithromycin, metronidazole and amoxicillin of Helicobacter pylori isolated from Tunisian patients with peptic ulcers and gastritis: a prospective multicentre study
    Khansa Ben Mansour
    Microbiology laboratory UR04SP08 Rabta University Hospital Tunis, 1007 El Jabbari, Tunisia
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 9:22. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Correlation of C-reactive protein with clinical and endoscopic activity in patients with ulcerative colitis
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, A La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1801-5. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of activity of Crohn's disease by Doppler sonography of superior mesenteric artery flow
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    J Crohns Colitis 4:334-40. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of azathioprine prescription in adult patients with Crohn's disease
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:283-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anticardiolipin and anti-beta2-glycoprotein I antibodies in celiac disease
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, A La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Dis Sci 52:1096-100. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation between levels of C-reactive protein and clinical activity in Crohn's disease
    S Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Liver Dis 39:1006-10. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Effect of pantoprazole in patients with chronic laryngitis and pharyngitis related to gastroesophageal reflux disease: clinical, proximal, and distal pH monitoring results
    S Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Dis Esophagus 23:290-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease based on a 24-hour ambulatory pH monitoring
    L Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology A, Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Dis Esophagus 24:153-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Fecal calprotectin is a predictive marker of relapse in Crohn's disease involving the colon: a prospective study
    Lamia Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rabta Hospital, Jabbari 1007, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:340-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial cases of glomerulonephritis complicating Crohn's disease
    L Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology A, Rabta Hospital Tunis, Tunisia
    J Crohns Colitis 3:125-7. 2009

Collaborators

  • L Kallel
  • Lilia Laadhar
  • Lilia Zouiten-Mekki
  • Azza Filali
  • Samira Matri
  • Monia Fekih
  • Jalel Boubaker
  • Habiba Chaabouni
  • Khansa Ben Mansour
  • Maher Kharrat
  • Sonia Zarrouk
  • Mounir Labbene
  • Soufiene Chouaib
  • Mohamed Tahar Sfar
  • Nadia Siala
  • Meriem Zribi
  • Mongi Ben Hriz
  • Afef Masmoudi
  • Nabil Ben Mami
  • Taoufik Najjar
  • Ahmed Maherzi
  • Chedlia Fendri
  • Abdelkarim Ayadi
  • Imed Cheikh
  • Christophe Burucoa
  • Mariem Serghimi
  • Jean Pierre Hugot
  • Habib Zaouali
  • Sami Hamzaoui

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Primary resistance to clarithromycin, metronidazole and amoxicillin of Helicobacter pylori isolated from Tunisian patients with peptic ulcers and gastritis: a prospective multicentre study
    Khansa Ben Mansour
    Microbiology laboratory UR04SP08 Rabta University Hospital Tunis, 1007 El Jabbari, Tunisia
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 9:22. 2010
    ..The frequency of primary resistance to antibiotics in H. pylori isolates is increasing worldwide. In Tunisia, there are limited data regarding the pattern of H. pylori antibiotic primary resistance...
  2. doi request reprint Correlation of C-reactive protein with clinical and endoscopic activity in patients with ulcerative colitis
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, A La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1801-5. 2011
    ..The objective of our study was to scrutinize the correlation between C-reactive protein (CRP) levels and clinical and endoscopic activity in ulcerative colitis patients...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of activity of Crohn's disease by Doppler sonography of superior mesenteric artery flow
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    J Crohns Colitis 4:334-40. 2010
    ..Evaluation of activity of Crohn's disease is based on CDAI. Several other tools have been studied to assess disease activity with more accuracy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of azathioprine prescription in adult patients with Crohn's disease
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:283-7. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anticardiolipin and anti-beta2-glycoprotein I antibodies in celiac disease
    Sami Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, A La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Dis Sci 52:1096-100. 2007
    ..Prevalence of IgM and IgG aCL and of abeta2GPI were not increased in celiac disease. IgA aCL were more frequently detected in celiac disease. However, no clinical features of antiphospholipid syndrome were noted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation between levels of C-reactive protein and clinical activity in Crohn's disease
    S Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
    Dig Liver Dis 39:1006-10. 2007
    ..To determine the factors associated with an increased C-reactive protein level in Crohn's disease patients and to seek a correlation between the C-reactive protein value and the Crohn's disease activity index...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of pantoprazole in patients with chronic laryngitis and pharyngitis related to gastroesophageal reflux disease: clinical, proximal, and distal pH monitoring results
    S Karoui
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Dis Esophagus 23:290-5. 2010
    ..6% [P < 0.0001], 32.6 vs 8.1 [P < 0.0001], and 3.4 vs 0.6 [P= 0.005] ). Treatment with pantoprazole reduced the frequency and severity of gastroesophagopharyngeal acid reflux in patients with chronic pharyngitis and laryngitis...
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease based on a 24-hour ambulatory pH monitoring
    L Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology A, Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Dis Esophagus 24:153-9. 2011
    ..Metabolic syndrome but not BMI was an independent factor associated to GERD. These results confirm the hypothesis that central obesity is associated to GERD...
  9. doi request reprint Fecal calprotectin is a predictive marker of relapse in Crohn's disease involving the colon: a prospective study
    Lamia Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rabta Hospital, Jabbari 1007, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:340-5. 2010
    ..However, the data remain controversial in Crohn's disease. The aim of this study was to prospectively evaluate the role of fecal calprotectin as a predictive marker for 1-year follow-up in patients with asymptomatic Crohn's disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial cases of glomerulonephritis complicating Crohn's disease
    L Kallel
    Department of Gastroenterology A, Rabta Hospital Tunis, Tunisia
    J Crohns Colitis 3:125-7. 2009
    ..Investigations showed no other underlying disease than Crohn's disease. Through this report we emphasis possible genetic influence on extra intestinal manifestations, particularly glomerulonephritis, in Crohn's disease patients...
  11. pmc Tolllike receptor 4 (TLR4) polymorphisms in Tunisian patients with Crohn's disease: genotype-phenotype correlation
    Lilia Zouiten-Mekki
    Department of Gastroenterology A, La Rabta Hospital 1007, Tunisia
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:62. 2009
    ..In this study, we sought to determine whether TLR4 gene was associated with Crohn's disease (CD) among the Tunisian population and its correlation with clinical manifestation of the disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Crohn's disease and polymorphism of heat shock protein gene HSP70-2 in the Tunisian population
    Lilia Zouiten-Mekki
    Department of Gastroenterology, La Rabta Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:225-8. 2007
    ..In this study, we sought to determine whether this polymorphism was associated with Crohn's disease in the Tunisian population and its correlation with clinical manifestation of the disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Postoperative recurrence in Crohn's disease. Risk factors and methods of prevention]
    Sami Karoui
    Service de Gastro entérologie A Hôpital la Rabra, Tunis
    Tunis Med 84:595-8. 2006
    ..Several authors have proposed an empiric strategy for the prevention of recurrence after curative resection, based essentially on existence and severity of early endoscopic recurrence...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Predictive factors of failure of intravenous corticosteroid treatment in acute severe colitis of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis]
    Sami Karoui
    Service de Gastro entérologie A, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis
    Tunis Med 84:480-6. 2006
    ..001 adjusted OR [CI95%] : 0.79 [0.45-0.95]). Existence of these predictive factors allows the early identification of patients who would be suitable for second-line therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Indications and results of infliximab in Crohn's disease]
    Sami Karoui
    Service de Gastro entérologie A, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis
    Tunis Med 82:1057-63. 2004
    ..Side effects of infliximab are infusion reactions, immunogenicity, induction of DNA antibodies and infection complications including tuberculosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint CARD15/NOD2 in a Tunisian population with Crohn's disease
    Lilia Zouiten-Mekki
    Service de Gastro entérologie A, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Dig Dis Sci 50:130-5. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the NOD2/CARD15 gene has a variable association with CD in different populations. These results indicate the genetic variation of CD in different ethnic groups...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Corticosteroid dependence and resistance in Crohn's disease: prevalence and predictive factors]
    Sami Karoui
    Service de Gastro entérologie A, Hopital La Rabta, Tunis, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 81:15-9. 2003
    ..Corticodependency is more frequent in young patients and when corticoids were previously taken. A high CDAI was the only factor associated with a higher risk of corticoresistance...