Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh

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Publications

  1. pmc Antimicrobial resistance in Libya: 1970-2011
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya
    Libyan J Med 8:1-8. 2013
  2. ncbi Uropathogens from diabetic patients in Libya: virulence factors and phylogenetic groups of Escherichia coli isolates
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University for Medical Sciences, Tripoli, Libya
    J Med Microbiol 58:1006-14. 2009
  3. ncbi Aeromonas-associated infections in developing countries
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Dept of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University, Tripoli, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 2:81-98. 2008
  4. ncbi Enteric fever in Mediterranean north Africa
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University of Medical Sciences, Tripoli, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 3:753-61. 2009
  5. pmc Enteric pathogens associated with childhood diarrhea in Tripoli-Libya
    Amal Rahouma
    Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Alfateh University, Tripoli, Libya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:886-91. 2011
  6. pmc Molecular characterization of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli from Libya
    Mostafa Mohamed M Ali
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:866-71. 2012
  7. ncbi Nasal carriage of multi-drug resistant Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in children in Tripoli-Libya
    Omaima H Al-Haddad
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Medicine, University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:724-7. 2014
  8. ncbi Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in a tertiary surgical and trauma hospital in Benghazi, Libya
    Najat Buzaid
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 5:723-6. 2011

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  1. pmc Antimicrobial resistance in Libya: 1970-2011
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya
    Libyan J Med 8:1-8. 2013
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  2. ncbi Uropathogens from diabetic patients in Libya: virulence factors and phylogenetic groups of Escherichia coli isolates
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University for Medical Sciences, Tripoli, Libya
    J Med Microbiol 58:1006-14. 2009
    ..The results of our surveillance of UTI infections in DM patients agree, in general, with observations reported previously from several developed countries...
  3. ncbi Aeromonas-associated infections in developing countries
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Dept of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University, Tripoli, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 2:81-98. 2008
    ..The present review will cover the epidemiology, clinical syndromes, low-cost diagnostic methods, and antimicrobial resistance and treatment of Aeromonas infections in developing countries...
  4. ncbi Enteric fever in Mediterranean north Africa
    Khalifa Sifaw Ghenghesh
    Faculty of Medicine, Al Fateh University of Medical Sciences, Tripoli, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 3:753-61. 2009
    ..These will assist the health authorities in the region in preventing and controlling this important disease...
  5. pmc Enteric pathogens associated with childhood diarrhea in Tripoli-Libya
    Amal Rahouma
    Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Alfateh University, Tripoli, Libya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:886-91. 2011
    ..Bacterial pathogens were also important contributors to pediatric diarrhea. The emergence of ciprofloxacin-resistant Salmonella represents a serious health problem that must be addressed by Libyan health authorities...
  6. pmc Molecular characterization of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli from Libya
    Mostafa Mohamed M Ali
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:866-71. 2012
    ..Multi-virulence (≥ 3 virulence factors) was found in 50% of EAEC isolates. Isolated EAEC possessed different virulence traits and belonged to different phylogenetic groups indicating their heterogeneity...
  7. ncbi Nasal carriage of multi-drug resistant Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in children in Tripoli-Libya
    Omaima H Al-Haddad
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Medicine, University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:724-7. 2014
    ..Multidrug resistance was found in 24.3% (17 of 70) of MRSA isolates. Nasal carriage of multidrug-resistant Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive MRSA is not uncommon among inpatient children and their mothers in Tripoli...
  8. ncbi Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in a tertiary surgical and trauma hospital in Benghazi, Libya
    Najat Buzaid
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 5:723-6. 2011
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of MRSA strains and their sensitivity patterns against various antibiotics used for treating hospitalized patients in a major tertiary surgical hospital in Benghazi, Libya...