Ahmed Alzaraa

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Publications

  1. pmc Unusual contents of the femoral hernia
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE54PW, UK
    ISRN Obstet Gynecol 2011:717924. 2011
  2. pmc Idiopathic benign retroperitoneal cyst: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:43. 2008
  3. pmc Apple-core lesion of the colon: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leighton Hospital Crewe, Cheshire UK
    Cases J 2:7275. 2009
  4. pmc Sebaceous carcinoma of the skin of the breast: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:276. 2008
  5. pmc Direct spread of thyroid follicular carcinoma to the parotid gland and the internal jugular vein: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Otolaryngology, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Doncaster, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:297. 2008
  6. pmc An unusually long appendix in a child: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leighton Hospital, Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Crewe, CW1 4QJ UK
    Cases J 2:7398. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced ultrasound detects perfusion defects in an ex vivo porcine liver model: a useful tool for the study of hepatic reperfusion
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
    J Artif Organs 16:475-82. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Targeted microbubbles in the experimental and clinical setting
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, NHS Trust, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Rd, Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
    Am J Surg 204:355-66. 2012
  9. pmc Primary cutaneous melanoma of the breast: A case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, UK
    Cases J 1:212. 2008
  10. pmc Coexistence of carcinoma and tuberculosis in one breast
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    World J Surg Oncol 6:29. 2008

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Publications15

  1. pmc Unusual contents of the femoral hernia
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE54PW, UK
    ISRN Obstet Gynecol 2011:717924. 2011
    ..After making good recovery, the patient was referred to the gynaecologist for further assessment. Conclusion. This case is educational as it highlights the importance of managing women with femoral masses with care...
  2. pmc Idiopathic benign retroperitoneal cyst: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:43. 2008
    ..Retroperitoneal cysts are uncommon, with an estimated incidence of 1/5750 to 1/250,000...
  3. pmc Apple-core lesion of the colon: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leighton Hospital Crewe, Cheshire UK
    Cases J 2:7275. 2009
    ..The appearance of the apple-core lesion of the colon can be caused by several diseases...
  4. pmc Sebaceous carcinoma of the skin of the breast: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:276. 2008
    ..Sebaceous gland tumours are rare and their presence should be considered as a marker for Muir-Torre Syndrome, alerting to search for an occult malignancy...
  5. pmc Direct spread of thyroid follicular carcinoma to the parotid gland and the internal jugular vein: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Otolaryngology, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Doncaster, UK
    J Med Case Rep 2:297. 2008
    ..The parotid gland and the great cervical veins are very rarely involved in a metastatic thyroid cancer...
  6. pmc An unusually long appendix in a child: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Leighton Hospital, Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Crewe, CW1 4QJ UK
    Cases J 2:7398. 2009
    ..Appendicitis is the most common surgical emergency, but its diagnosis in children can be a challenge to the treating surgeon...
  7. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced ultrasound detects perfusion defects in an ex vivo porcine liver model: a useful tool for the study of hepatic reperfusion
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
    J Artif Organs 16:475-82. 2013
    ..In our model the addition of CEUS revealed perfusion defects after 4 h. This might facilitate detection and characterization of perfusion defects in transplanted livers. ..
  8. doi request reprint Targeted microbubbles in the experimental and clinical setting
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, NHS Trust, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Rd, Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
    Am J Surg 204:355-66. 2012
    ..Herein, we conducted a literature review to present their types, general behavior in tissues, and current and potential use in clinical practice...
  9. pmc Primary cutaneous melanoma of the breast: A case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, UK
    Cases J 1:212. 2008
    ..Primary cutaneous melanoma of the breast is a very rare tumour, accounting for < 5% of all malignant melanomas...
  10. pmc Coexistence of carcinoma and tuberculosis in one breast
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    World J Surg Oncol 6:29. 2008
    ..The coexistence of breast cancer and tuberculosis is very rare. This can create a dilemma in the diagnosis and treatment as there are no pathognomonic symptoms or signs to distinguish both diseases...
  11. pmc Combined endocrine and exocrine tumours of the pancreas
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    World J Surg Oncol 5:103. 2007
    ..The association of exocrine and endocrine tumours of the pancreas unrelated to Von Hipple Lindau disease is very rare. Very few cases have been reported in the literature. We present another case of both these tumours in one patient...
  12. ncbi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma in a male breast: a case report
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK
    Breast J 13:517-9. 2007
    ..Surgical excision remains the main option for treating this lesion including prophylactic lymphadenectomy and local radiotherapy...
  13. pmc Breast metastasis from a renal cell cancer
    Ahmed Alzaraa
    Department of General Surgery, Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, UK
    World J Surg Oncol 5:25. 2007
    ..We report a metastasis to the breast from a renal primary with the radiological and histopathological features...
  14. doi request reprint The autologous normothermic ex vivo perfused porcine liver-kidney model: improving the circuit's biochemical and acid-base environment
    Wen Yuan Chung
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, University of Leicester, Gwendolen Rd, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Am J Surg 204:518-26. 2012
    ..We have assessed the influence of the addition of a porcine kidney to the circuit...
  15. doi request reprint Addition of a kidney to the normothermic ex vivo perfused porcine liver model does not increase cytokine response
    Wen Yuan Chung
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, University of Leicester, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    J Artif Organs 15:290-4. 2012
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