Jamaiah Ibrahim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Malaya
Country: Malaysia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retrospective prevalence of snakebites from Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL) (1999-2003)
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:200-5. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii (jirovecii) pneumonia (PCP): the most common opportunistic infection observed in HIV/AIDS cases at the University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:825-31. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever in Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang, Selangor, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:196-201. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Malaria: a 10-year (1994-2003) retrospective study at University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:60-3. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of snake bites in Kangar District Hospital, Perlis, west Malaysia: a retrospective study (January 1999-December 2000)
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:962-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of Cryptosporidium oocysts in Wrinkled Hornbill and other birds in the Kuala Lumpur National Zoo
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:34-40. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Parasitic infections in Malaysia: changing and challenges
    V Nissapatorn
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya Medical Center, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:50-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of cryptosporidiosis in HIV-infected patients in Kajang Hospital, Selangor
    Y A L Lim
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:30-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A second case of diphyllobothriasis in Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:896-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: a resurgent disease in immunosuppressed patients
    V Nissapatorn
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:153-60. 2006

Collaborators

  • Yvonne AL Lim
  • Rohela Mahmud
  • Romano Ngui
  • K W Chan
  • F P Josephine
  • K L Goh
  • S H Lee
  • Veeranoot Nissapatorn
  • Mun Yik Fong
  • M Rohela
  • I Jamaiah
  • C O Siti Shafiyyah
  • C A Jetan
  • M Muhammad Zayyid
  • F Farhana
  • E L Tok
  • Y L Lau
  • F Siti Aminah
  • C L Tan
  • W H Tan
  • H F Leow
  • W S Teo
  • R Saidatul Saadah
  • A R Adil
  • T T Hui
  • I Ithoi
  • J W Mak
  • N M Abdul-Aziz
  • A Amirah
  • A Anez
  • H Mohamad Azlan
  • K B H Ch'ng
  • A R Nor Adli
  • A L Nurulhuda
  • C C Yaw
  • I Init
  • S Johari
  • L Amir
  • Y S Teh
  • N Suhaili
  • T K Ng
  • I Shahrul Rizan
  • B Jasmin
  • M M Maizatulhikma
  • S T Laang
  • P Y Y Khadijah
  • H Syaheerah
  • M H Mohd Nazri
  • J Rachel
  • H P Tan
  • B L Khoo
  • R Norazlinda
  • Z Nurulhuda
  • J Menon
  • A Aisyah
  • P S Khoo
  • M Radhiyah
  • R Roshalina
  • R C Undan
  • W S Wan Yusoff

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Retrospective prevalence of snakebites from Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL) (1999-2003)
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:200-5. 2006
    ..All patients were put on snakebite charts and their vital signs were monitored. Of the snakebite cases, 48% (61 cases) were treated with cloxacillin and 25% (32 cases) were given polyvalent snake antivenom...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii (jirovecii) pneumonia (PCP): the most common opportunistic infection observed in HIV/AIDS cases at the University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:825-31. 2012
    ..Most of the patients presented with fever (44.1%), cough (42.4%) and shortness of breath (28.8%). Detection of the etiologic pathogens aids clinicians in choosing appropriate management strategies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever in Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang, Selangor, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:196-201. 2005
    ..Most cases occurred in patients above 12 years old, the majority of which were Malay males...
  4. ncbi request reprint Malaria: a 10-year (1994-2003) retrospective study at University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:60-3. 2005
    ..falciparum [43% (13 cases)]. There were no reported deaths. This new source of malaria coming from foreigners must be given serious attention, as it has great potential of increasing malaria cases in urban Malaysia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of snake bites in Kangar District Hospital, Perlis, west Malaysia: a retrospective study (January 1999-December 2000)
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:962-5. 2004
    ..6%) and from 7 AM to 2 PM (33.4%). The snakes were positively identified in 68 cases, of which 50 were common cobras (Naja naja) (73%), 16 were Malayan pit vipers (Agkistrodon rhodostoma) (24%) and two were sea-snakes (3%)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of Cryptosporidium oocysts in Wrinkled Hornbill and other birds in the Kuala Lumpur National Zoo
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:34-40. 2005
    ..Results obtained in this study indicated that animal sanctuaries like zoos and bird parks are important sources of Cryptosporidium infection to humans, especially children and other animals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Parasitic infections in Malaysia: changing and challenges
    V Nissapatorn
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya Medical Center, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:50-9. 2005
    ..Among HIV-infected patients, 10 cases were diagnosed as AIDS-related toxoplasmic encephalitis (TE) (9 were active and 1 had relapse TE). In addition, 1 case was confirmed as congenital toxoplasmosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of cryptosporidiosis in HIV-infected patients in Kajang Hospital, Selangor
    Y A L Lim
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:30-3. 2005
    ..In addition, laboratory testing for Cryptosporidium in HIV-infected patients is highly recommended in order to have a better understanding of the epidemiology and management of the disease in Malaysia...
  9. ncbi request reprint A second case of diphyllobothriasis in Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:896-8. 2006
    ..The patient had a history of eating raw fish. He was treated with a single dose of praziquantel...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: a resurgent disease in immunosuppressed patients
    V Nissapatorn
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:153-60. 2006
    ..4%) patients. Nine patients were reported to have anti-tubercular-drug side-effects, such as drug-induced hepatitis, blurred vision, and skin rash. No cases of drug resistance or death were notified among these patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in diabetic patients: a clinical perspective
    V Nissapatorn
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya Medical Center, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:213-20. 2005
    ..Further findings demonstrated that a lower proportion of the TBDM group defaulted in their treatment (19.8%) and experienced resistance to anti-tubercular therapy (1.4%) compared to non-diabetics...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fasciolopsiasis: a first case report from Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:456-8. 2005
    ..Detection of Fasciolopsis buski eggs in the stool was an incidental finding. She was diagnosed as a case of disseminated tuberculosis with fasciolopsiasis and was treated with antituberculosis drugs and praziquantel, respectively...
  13. ncbi request reprint A retrospective prevalence study of malaria in an aborigine hospital in Gombak, Selangor, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:1-4. 2006
    ..The most common complication was anemia (38%) followed by splenomegaly (18%); only 2% had cerebral malaria. All patients were treated with the standard anti-malarial drugs. No deaths were reported in this study...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of scabies and head lice among children in a welfare home in Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
    M Muhammad Zayyid
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 27:442-6. 2010
    ..Head lice was more commonly seen in girls (65%) than boys (29%). Scabies was more commonly seen in boys (50%) than girls (16%). Overall prevalence rate for scabies was 31% and for head lice infestation was 49%...
  15. ncbi request reprint A case of auricular myiasis in Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:91-4. 2006
    ..The patient was discharged with amoxicillin 500 mg three times a day for 1 week...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis: an eight year (2000-2007) retrospective study at the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    C A Jetan
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:378-85. 2010
    ..Among those who did complain of side effects, the most common were nausea and vomiting (41%), drug induced hepatitis (37%), blurring of vision (11%) and skin rashes (11%). Two cases of death were reported...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal and blood parasites among wild rats in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    C O Siti Shafiyyah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 29:544-50. 2012
    ..4%), Capillaria hepatica (13.9%) and Hymenolepis diminuta (2.9%). Intestinal protozoan detected was Entamoeba histolytica/E. dispar (8.8%). Trypanosoma lewisi (1.5%) was the only blood parasite detected...
  18. ncbi request reprint A ten year (1999-2008) retrospective study of amoebiasis in University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    F Farhana
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 26:262-6. 2009
    ..All were discharged well after treatment except for one case of death in a 69-year-old Chinese male with amebic liver abscess...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal parasites among members of the public in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:68-71. 2005
    ..Both enjoyed eating raw fresh water fish with porridge...
  20. pmc Differentiating Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar and Entamoeba moshkovskii using nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in rural communities in Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasit Vectors 5:187. 2012
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  21. ncbi request reprint Eye lesion caused by adult Brugia malayi: a first case reported in a child from Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:652-5. 2006
    ..A thick blood smear stained with Giemsa was positive for microfilariae of Brugia malayi. A Brugia Rapid test done was positive. He was treated with diethylcarbamazine...
  22. ncbi request reprint Acute cholecystitis caused by Clonorchis sinensis
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:648-51. 2006
    ..The worms were identified as Clonorchis sinensis. After the operation the patient was treated with praziquantel and he had an uneventful recovery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dirofilaria causing eye infection in a patient from Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:914-8. 2009
    ..A worm was seen and later removed from beneath the conjunctiva under local anesthesia and based on the morphological characteristics, it was identified as an immature Dirofilaria repens...
  24. ncbi request reprint Diphyllobothriasis: the first case report from Malaysia
    M Rohela
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 33:229-30. 2002
    ..The patient had a history of eating sashimi (Japanese raw fish). He was treated with a single dose of praziquantel and had been well since...