I Al Bader

Summary

Affiliation: Kuwait University
Country: Kuwait

Publications

  1. pmc Bilateral pulmonary aspergilloma caused by an atypical isolate of Aspergillus terreus
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Mubarak Al Kabeer Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Kuwait
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2010-4. 2000
  2. ncbi Invasive fungal infections in Kuwait: A retrospective study
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 42:279-87. 2000
  3. pmc Tobacco agar, a new medium for differentiating Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans
    Zia U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4796-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Simplified sunflower (Helianthus annuus) seed agar for differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:590-2. 2004
  5. ncbi Candida albicans strain carriage in patients and nursing staff of an intensive care unit: a study of morphotypes and resistotypes
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Mycoses 46:479-86. 2003
  6. ncbi Disseminated cryptococcosis in an AIDS patient caused by a canavanine-resistant strain of Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Med Microbiol 52:271-5. 2003
  7. pmc Basidiobolus ranarum as an etiologic agent of gastrointestinal zygomycosis
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait 13110
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2360-3. 2001
  8. ncbi Detection of Candida species by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in blood samples of experimentally infected mice and patients with suspected candidemia
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Kuwait University
    Microbiol Res 156:95-102. 2001
  9. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibility profile of soil isolates of Nocardia asteroides from Kuwait
    Z Khan
    Department of Microbiology and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Clin Microbiol Infect 6:94-8. 2000
  10. ncbi Laparoscopic splenectomy for hematological disorders
    M Khoursheed
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 13:122-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Bilateral pulmonary aspergilloma caused by an atypical isolate of Aspergillus terreus
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Mubarak Al Kabeer Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Kuwait
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2010-4. 2000
    ..terreus in the etiology of pulmonary aspergillosis. It is suggested that A. terreus antigen be included in the battery of serodiagnostic reagents to facilitate the early diagnosis of infections caused by this species...
  2. ncbi Invasive fungal infections in Kuwait: A retrospective study
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 42:279-87. 2000
    ..With the proposed expansion of organ and bone marrow transplantation facilities in Kuwait, the incidence of opportunistic fungal infections is likely to increase...
  3. pmc Tobacco agar, a new medium for differentiating Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans
    Zia U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4796-8. 2004
    ..albicans isolates formed smooth, white-to-cream-colored colonies with no chlamydospore production. This medium provides a simple tool for presumptive differentiation of C. dubliniensis from C. albicans...
  4. ncbi Simplified sunflower (Helianthus annuus) seed agar for differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:590-2. 2004
    ..Cryptococcus neoformans isolates (n = 10) formed brown colonies on both media. Simplified SSA offers a simple and inexpensive tool for presumptive differentiation of C. dubliniensis from C. albicans in clinical microbiology laboratories...
  5. ncbi Candida albicans strain carriage in patients and nursing staff of an intensive care unit: a study of morphotypes and resistotypes
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Mycoses 46:479-86. 2003
    ..Similarities in the morphotype and resistotype patterns of C. albicans strains isolated from patients and nursing staff tend to suggest possibility of exogenous acquisition...
  6. ncbi Disseminated cryptococcosis in an AIDS patient caused by a canavanine-resistant strain of Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Med Microbiol 52:271-5. 2003
    ..The report suggests that, in the absence of a clear-cut serotyping result, a positive CGB reaction alone is not sufficient for intervarietal discrimination and additional confirmatory evidence is required...
  7. pmc Basidiobolus ranarum as an etiologic agent of gastrointestinal zygomycosis
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait 13110
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2360-3. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi Detection of Candida species by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in blood samples of experimentally infected mice and patients with suspected candidemia
    Z U Khan
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Kuwait University
    Microbiol Res 156:95-102. 2001
    ..The results suggest that nested PCR is a sensitive technique for the detection of Candida species from blood samples, and thus it may have application in the diagnosis of suspected cases of candidemia and candidiasis...
  9. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibility profile of soil isolates of Nocardia asteroides from Kuwait
    Z Khan
    Department of Microbiology and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Clin Microbiol Infect 6:94-8. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi Laparoscopic splenectomy for hematological disorders
    M Khoursheed
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 13:122-5. 2004
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the safety and feasibility of laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) in patients with hematological disorders of the spleen...
  11. ncbi Slippage after adjustable gastric banding according to the pars flaccida and the perigastric approach
    M Khoursheed
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 16:110-3. 2007
    ..To evaluate laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and the 'pars flaccida' techniques for treating morbidly obese patients...