Hamad I Al-Ashgar
Affiliation: King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre
Country: Saudi Arabia
- Gastrosplenic fistula in Hodgkin's lymphoma treated successfully by laparoscopic surgery and chemotherapyHamad I Al-Ashgar
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, PO Box 3354, Riyadh 11211, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Med J 28:1898-900. 2007..If the fistula is caused by a malignant process, the surgical repair should be followed by definitive treatment with chemotherapy and radiotherapy...
- Predictors of sustained virological response to a 48-week course of pegylated interferon alfa-2a and ribavirin in patients infected with hepatitis C virus genotype 4Hamad Al Ashgar
Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Ann Saudi Med 29:4-14. 2009..We assessed the predictors of SVR to this combination therapy in Saudi patients with chronic HCV-4 infection...
- Relationship of interferon-γ-inducible protein-10 kDa with viral response in patients with various heterogeneities of hepatitis C virus genotype-4Hamad I Al-Ashgar
Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre KFSH and RC, Riyadh 11211, Saudi Arabia
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:404-10. 2013..We aimed to study the impact of pretreatment IP-10 levels on the sustained viral response (SVR) in HCV-4 patients (n=64) undergoing peginterferon α-2a/ribavirin therapy...