Ali Al Kaissi

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Affiliation: Hanusch Hospital
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Persistent cloaca associated with a duplicated left leg: a novel disorganization-like syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    4th Medical Department, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Vienna
    Clin Dysmorphol 17:137-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Distinctive spine abnormalities in patients with Goldenhar syndrome: tomographic assessment
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, The Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str 30 A, 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Spine J 24:594-9. 2015
  3. pmc Musculo-skeletal abnormalities in patients with marfan syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Med Insights Arthritis Musculoskelet Disord 6:1-9. 2013
  4. pmc Significant traumatic atrophy of the spinal cord in connection with severe cervical vertebral body hypoplasia in a boy with Larsen syndrome: a case report and review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 2:6729. 2009
  5. pmc Atlanto-axial rotatory fixation in a girl with Spondylocarpotarsal synostosis syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collins Str, 30 A 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Scoliosis 1:15. 2006
  6. pmc Spinal and extraspinal deformities in a patient with dysspondyloenchondromatosis
    Vladimir Kenis
    Pediatric Orthopedic Institute n a H Turner, Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Neuroorthopaedics and Systemic Disorders, Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Ger Med Sci 11:Doc06. 2013
  7. pmc Treatment of varus deformities of the lower limbs in patients with achondroplasia and hypochondroplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    Open Orthop J 7:33-9. 2013
  8. pmc Synophyrs, curly eyelashes and Ptyrigium colli in a girl with Desbuquois dysplasia: a case report and review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, A 1140 Vienna, Heinrich Collin Str 30, Vienna
    Cases J 2:7873. 2009
  9. pmc Achondroplasia manifesting as enchondromatosis and ossification of the spinal ligaments: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 2:263. 2008
  10. pmc A patient with melorheostosis manifesting with features similar to tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 2:51. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Persistent cloaca associated with a duplicated left leg: a novel disorganization-like syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    4th Medical Department, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Vienna
    Clin Dysmorphol 17:137-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Distinctive spine abnormalities in patients with Goldenhar syndrome: tomographic assessment
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, The Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str 30 A, 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Spine J 24:594-9. 2015
    ..We aimed to elicit the underlying spine pathology in a group of patients via tomographic assessment...
  3. pmc Musculo-skeletal abnormalities in patients with marfan syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Med Insights Arthritis Musculoskelet Disord 6:1-9. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Significant traumatic atrophy of the spinal cord in connection with severe cervical vertebral body hypoplasia in a boy with Larsen syndrome: a case report and review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 2:6729. 2009
    ..Abnormalities of the spine, specifically cervicothoracic kyphosis requires specific attention and management...
  5. pmc Atlanto-axial rotatory fixation in a girl with Spondylocarpotarsal synostosis syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collins Str, 30 A 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Scoliosis 1:15. 2006
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first clinical report of a child with spondylocarpotarsal synostosis associated with atlanto-axial rotatory fixation...
  6. pmc Spinal and extraspinal deformities in a patient with dysspondyloenchondromatosis
    Vladimir Kenis
    Pediatric Orthopedic Institute n a H Turner, Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Neuroorthopaedics and Systemic Disorders, Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Ger Med Sci 11:Doc06. 2013
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is the first case report delineating the spine pathology via reformatted CT scan and the correction of a windswept deformity by means of temporary hemiepiphysiodesis in a patient with (DSC)...
  7. pmc Treatment of varus deformities of the lower limbs in patients with achondroplasia and hypochondroplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    Open Orthop J 7:33-9. 2013
    ..While recognition of the underlying syndromic association in patients who are manifesting angular deformities is the baseline for proper orthopaedic management, this paper demonstrates how to evaluate and treat these complex patients...
  8. pmc Synophyrs, curly eyelashes and Ptyrigium colli in a girl with Desbuquois dysplasia: a case report and review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, A 1140 Vienna, Heinrich Collin Str 30, Vienna
    Cases J 2:7873. 2009
    ..Desbuquois dysplasia is a rare, but well described syndrome with remarkable clinical and radiographic variability ranging from mild skeletal involvement with normal intelligence to those with early fatal outcome...
  9. pmc Achondroplasia manifesting as enchondromatosis and ossification of the spinal ligaments: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 2:263. 2008
    ..A skeletal survey showed enchondroma-like metaphyseal dysplasia and ossification of the spinal ligaments. Magnetic resonance imaging of the spine further clarified the pathological composites...
  10. pmc A patient with melorheostosis manifesting with features similar to tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 2:51. 2008
    ..A case of melorheostosis in association with tricho-dento-osseous (TDO) syndrome has been encountered...
  11. pmc Management of progressive genu varum in a patient with Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen syndrome
    Vladimir Kenis
    Pediatric Orthopedic Institute n a H Turner, Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Neuroorthopaedics and Systemic Disorders, Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Ger Med Sci 9:Doc25. 2011
    ..We describe the orthopaedic management of progressive genu varum in a child who manifested the full phenotypic characterization of Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen syndrome...
  12. doi request reprint Windswept lower limb deformities in patients with hypophosphataemic rickets
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13904. 2013
    ..Windswept deformity, which is valgus deformity in one knee and varus deformity in the other, was the most common deformity encountered in our department...
  13. doi request reprint [Hip dysplasia and spinal osteochondritis (Scheuermann's disease) in a girl with type II manifesting collagenopathy]
    A Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str A 30, 1140, Wien, Osterreich
    Orthopade 42:963-8. 2013
    ....
  14. pmc Dysmorphic facies and diffuse posterior spine ankylosis in a patient with unusual form of spondyloenchondrodysplasia (Spranger type IV)
    Ali Al Kaissi
    First Medical Department, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Center Meidling, Heinrich Collin Str 30, 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Spine J 22:S409-15. 2013
    ..We report what might be a unique subtype of spondyloenchondrodysplasia (Spranger type IV)...
  15. doi request reprint Re-alignment-procedures for skeletal dysplasia in three patients with genetically diverse syndromes
    Ali Al Kaissi
    First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Center Meidling, Vienna, Austria
    Orthop Surg 5:33-9. 2013
    ..METHODS : Each syndrome was diagnosed on the basis of detailed clinical and radiographic assessment. Lower limb deformities were the prime presenting feature...
  16. doi request reprint Coxa vara in conjunction with metaphyseal dysostosis
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of Paediatric, Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 22:466-9. 2012
    ..Proximal femoral intertrochanteric valgus osteotomy and a revision cup (Allofit) have been performed for the child and his father respectively...
  17. doi request reprint Windswept deformity in a patient with Schwartz-Jampel syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Speisinger Strasse 109, Vienna, Austria
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13519. 2012
    ..Windswept deformity was a major orthopaedic abnormality. Prompt diagnostic measures were applied to this patient associated with several orthopaedic procedures to move closer to acceptable appearance and function...
  18. pmc Tomographic assessment of the spine in children with spondylocostal dysotosis syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital, WGKK, Vienna, Austria
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 65:953-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a detailed tomographic analysis of the skull base, craniocervical junction, and the entire spine in seven patients with spondylocostal dysostosis syndrome...
  19. doi request reprint Occipitoatlantoaxial junction malformation and early onset senile ankylosing vertebral hyperostosis in a girl with MURCS association
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Genet A 149:470-4. 2009
    ..We report on what might be a novel constellation of spine maldevelopment in connection with MURCS association...
  20. doi request reprint Evidence of reduced bone turnover and disturbed mineralization process in a boy with Stickler syndrome
    A Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, 4th Medical Department, Vienna, Austria
    Calcif Tissue Int 86:126-31. 2010
    ..Such a severe undermineralization of bone matrix might essentially contribute to the compromised mechanical competence of the skeleton found in this patient...
  21. doi request reprint Clinicoradiographic presentation of a girl with progressive pseudorheumatoid arthropathy
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of Paediatric, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 20:140-1. 2010
    ..The report highlights the necessity to explore the craniocervical junction in patients with progressive pseudorheumatoid arthropathy...
  22. doi request reprint Split hand/split foot deformity with focal dermal hypoplasia (Goltz syndrome)
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 20:770-2. 2010
    ..Male stillbirths are a landmark in favour of X-linked dominant pattern of inheritance. Despite the severe hand/foot deformities, the skull base and the tubular bones were sclerotic...
  23. pmc The diagnosis and management of patients with idiopathic osteolysis
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 9:31. 2011
    ..This review demonstrates how to evaluate and treat these complex and difficult patients. Lastly, we described the various management procedures and treatments utilized for these patients...
  24. doi request reprint Extra phenotypic features in a girl with Miller syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Dysmorphol 20:66-72. 2011
    ..Interestingly, the father had a history of postaxial polydactyly. We speculated that the postaxial polydactyly in the father was either a heterozygote manifestation or is unrelated...
  25. pmc Cervico-thoracic kyphosis in a girl with Pierre Robin sequence
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Ger Med Sci 9:Doc06. 2011
    ..Congenital kyphosis secondary to vertebral body hypoplasia has not been reported in connection with Pierre Robin sequence...
  26. pmc The aetiology behind torticollis and variable spine defects in patients with Müllerian duct/renal aplasia-cervicothoracic somite dysplasia syndrome: 3D CT scan analysis
    Ali Al Kaissi
    4th Medical Department, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str 30, 1140 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Spine J 20:1720-7. 2011
    ..This is the first exploratory study on the craniocervical and the entire spine in a group of patients with MURCS association...
  27. doi request reprint Facial dysmorphism associated with distinctive spine abnormalities in a girl and her mother: novel syndromic association
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Dysmorphol 20:182-6. 2011
    ..Mutations were not found in the GDF6 gene. We describe a hitherto undescribed autosomal dominant entity...
  28. pmc Professional awareness is needed to distinguish between child physical abuse from other disorders that can mimic signs of abuse (Skull base sclerosis in infant manifesting features of infantile cortical hyperostosis): a case report and review of the liter
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA, Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 2:133. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Progressive congenital torticollis in VATER association syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Service d Orthopedie Infantile Hopital d Enfants de Tunis, Tunis, Tuvalu
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E376-8. 2006
    ..A family study to reach the diagnosis of a multiple malformation syndrome...
  30. ncbi request reprint Craniovertebral malformation complex in a child with Weismann-Netter-Stuhl syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Vienna, Austria
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 82:236-9. 2006
    ..This case illustrates how the careful clinical and radiological assessment of such a case can lead to the adequate understanding of its etiology...
  31. pmc Progressive non-infectious anterior vertebral fusion, split cord malformation and situs inversus visceralis
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collins Str, 30 A 1140, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:94. 2006
    ..There is a specific pattern of progression. The management needs a multi-disciplinary approach with major input from the orthopaedic surgeon...
  32. pmc Craniocervical junction malformation in a child with Oromandibular-limb hypogenesis-Möbius syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 2:2. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first clinical report assessing the cervico-cranium malformation in a child with OMLH-Möbius syndrome...
  33. pmc Persistent torticollis, facial asymmetry, grooved tongue, and dolicho-odontoid process in connection with atlas malformation complex in three family subjects
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Osteology research, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str 30, 1140, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Spine J 16:265-70. 2007
    ..Some of the features were present in the mother. All the family subjects were investigated. To the best of our knowledge the constellation of malformation complex in this family has not been previously reported...
  34. ncbi request reprint Unusual facies, thumb hypoplasia, distinctive spinal fusions and extraspinal mobility limitation, in a pair of monozygotic twins
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Dysmorphol 16:151-5. 2007
    ..We report what might be a novel genetic entity...
  35. pmc Vertebral hyperostosis, ankylosed vertebral fracture and atlantoaxial rotatory subluxation in an elderly patient with a history of infantile idiopathic scoliosis; a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 1:25. 2007
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is the first clinical report describing a constellation of unusual changes in an elderly woman with a history of infantile idiopathic scoliosis...
  36. pmc Ischiopubic and odontoid synchondrosis in a boy with progressive pseudorheumatoid chondrodysplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4 th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 5:19. 2007
    ..To present the case of a 14-year-old boy with clinical and radiographic features of pseudorheumatoid chondrodyspalsia with additional, potentially serious, cervical malformations...
  37. pmc Distinctive spinal changes in two patients with unusual forms of autosomal dominant endosteal hyperostosis: a case series
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str, 30 A 1140, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 1:142. 2007
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first clinical report describing distinctive spinal changes in association with fractures and endosteal hyperostosis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Progressive noninfectious anterior vertebral fusion in a girl with axial mesodermal dysplasia spectrum
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Dysmorphol 17:65-8. 2008
    ..The urogenital and the anal-recto regions were normal. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first clinical report of a child with axial mesodermal dysplasia in association with progressive noninfectious anterior vertebral fusion...
  39. doi request reprint A hypoplastic atlas and long odontoid process in a girl manifesting phenotypic features resembling spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia joint laxity syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Skeletal Radiol 37:469-73. 2008
    ..Additional tomographic features of a hypoplastic atlas (assimilation of the posterior arch of the atlas) and unduly long odontoid process were seen. We report what might be a novel type of SEMDJL...
  40. doi request reprint Diffuse skull base/cervical fusion syndromes in two siblings with spondylocostal dysostosis syndrome: analysis via three dimensional computed tomography scanning
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E425-8. 2008
    ..A study on a pair of male sibs to reach for the etiological understanding of unusual skull base/spine maldevelopment...
  41. pmc Arthrogryposis multiplex congenital in a child manifesting phenotypic features resembling dysosteosclerosis/osteosclerosis malformation complex; 3DCT scan analysis of the skull base
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:56. 2008
    ..The clinical history and the distinctive radiographic/tomographic features were consistent but not completely diagnostic for dysosteosclerosis...
  42. pmc Acroform type of enchondromatosis associated with severe vertebral involvement and facial dysmorphism in a boy with a new variant of enchondromatosis type I1 of Spranger: case report and a review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:324. 2008
    ..Halal and Azouz added 3 tentative categories to the 6 in the classification of Spranger et al...
  43. pmc Osteochondritis dissecans and Osgood Schlatter disease in a family with Stickler syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:4. 2009
    ..Etiological understanding is essential. We describe a pair of family subjects presented with OCD and OSS as a symptom complex rather than a diagnosis...
  44. pmc Advanced ossification of the carpal bones, and monkey wrench appearance of the femora, features suggestive of a propable mild form of desbeqious dysplasia: a case report and review of the literature
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 2:45. 2009
    ....
  45. pmc Progressive acetabular dysplasia in a boy with mucopolysaccharoidosis type IV A (Morquio syndrome): a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:410. 2008
    ..All patients demonstrate characteristic acetabular dysplasia and failure of ossification of the superolateral femoral head...
  46. pmc Caudal regression syndrome and popliteal webbing in connection with maternal diabetes mellitus: a case report and literature review
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:407. 2008
    ..The condition is thought to be part of a spectrum including imperforate anus, sacral agenesis and sirenomelia. Infants of diabetic mothers have two to three times the average incidence of congenital anomalies...
  47. doi request reprint Atlanto-axial segmentation defects and os odontoideum in two male siblings with opsismodysplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collins Str, 30, 1140 Vienna, Austria
    Skeletal Radiol 38:293-6. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first clinical report detailing craniocervical malformations in two siblings with opsismodysplasia...
  48. pmc Outward bulging of the right parietal bone in connection with fibrous dysplasia in an infant: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:347. 2008
    ..Fibrous dysplasia is a common benign bone disease existing in monostotic and polyostotic forms. It is sometimes associated with aneurysmal bone cysts, and it is a component of McCune-Albright and Mazabraud syndromes...
  49. pmc Ball and socket ankle joint in connection with bilateral tarsal synostosis in a boy with congenital absence of the portal vain: a novel malformation complex
    Shahin Zandieh
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:76. 2008
    ..These synostoses are prevalently symptomatic during adolescence, when by ossifying they block the subtalar joint in valgus. Careful and detailed examinations might reveal additional abnormalities...
  50. pmc A novel malformation complex of bilateral and symmetric preaxial radial ray-thumb aplasia and lower limb defects with minimal facial dysmorphic features: a case report and literature review
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:271. 2008
    ..Postaxial acrofacial dysostoses are characterised by distinctive facies and postaxial limb deficiencies, involving the 5th finger, metacarpal/ulnar/fibular/and metatarsal...
  51. pmc Significant ophthalmoarthropathy associated with ectodermal dysplasia in a child with Marshall-Stickler overlap: a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:270. 2008
    ..The Marshall-Stickler phenotype is an autosomal dominant trait comprising ocular abnormalities, sensorineural hearing loss, craniofacial anomalies, and anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia...
  52. pmc Congenital contractures and distinctive phenotypic features consistent with Stuve-Wiedmann syndrome in a male infant
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:121. 2008
    ..In the absence of concomitant neuromuscular disease, however, the search for other reasons is mandatory. Our present paper signifies the necessity of proper interpretations of unusual clinical and radiographic features...
  53. pmc Progressive joint limitations as the first alarming signs in a boy with short - limbed dwarfism: A case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:112. 2008
    ..Achondroplasia has been considered as the most common short-limbed dwarfism syndrome, but there are a variety of other syndromes within this category, and other types of limb shortening...
  54. pmc Femoral-tibial-synostosis in a child with Roberts syndrome (Pseudothalidomide): a case report
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Cases J 1:109. 2008
    ..The fingers of the hands may be fused. An extreme case results in the absence of the upper bones of both the arms and legs so that the hands and feet appear attached directly to the body. This is called tetraphocomelia...
  55. ncbi request reprint Asymmetrical skull, ptosis, hypertelorism, high nasal bridge, clefting, umbilical anomalies, and skeletal anomalies in sibs: is Carnevale syndrome a separate entity?
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Genet A 143:349-54. 2007
    ..Malpuech and Michels syndromes are probably separate entities, although they may still be allelic. Pattern of inheritance of Carnevale syndrome is most likely autosomal recessive...
  56. doi request reprint Is webbing (pterygia) a constant feature in patients with Escobar syndrome?
    Ali Al Kaissi
    First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, AUVA Trauma Center Meidling, Vienna, Austria Paediatric Department, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Orthop Surg 5:297-301. 2013
    ....
  57. pmc Radiographic and tomographic analysis in patients with stickler syndrome type I
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Med Sci 10:1250-8. 2013
    ..Radiographic and tomographic analyses were organized...
  58. pmc The Diversity of the Clinical Phenotypes in Patients With Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopedic Hospital of Speising, Pediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Med Res 8:246-53. 2016
    ..The clinical presentation, phenotypic characterization and natural history of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) are diverse and the natural history of the disease is, to a certain extent, different from one patient to another...
  59. pmc Corrections of diverse forms of lower limb deformities in patients with mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA (Morquio syndrome)
    Ali Al Kaissi
    First Medical Department, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, The Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital Department of Paediatric, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 13:88-94. 2016
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  60. doi request reprint Reconstruction of limb deformities in patients with thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Vienna, Austria First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Paediatric Department, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Orthop Surg 7:50-6. 2015
    ..TAR syndrome is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner and results from compound heterozygosity of RBM8A mutations...
  61. pmc Can Multiple Hereditary Exostoses Overlap With Mesomelic Dysplasia?
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Med Res 8:605-9. 2016
    ..The pattern of inheritance was compatible with autosomal dominant...
  62. doi request reprint Corrections of lower limb deformities in patients with diastrophic dysplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Paediatric Department, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Orthop Surg 6:274-9. 2014
    ..Accurate understanding of the cause of the underlying pathology in children with diastrophic dysplasia would help in designing targeted management of their locomotion...
  63. ncbi request reprint A novel form of ischio-vertebral syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hopital des Enfants Malades, Tunis, Tunesie
    Skeletal Radiol 36:77-81. 2007
    ..We suggest that the term "ischio-vertebral syndrome" should be used until identification of genes affecting ischial and axial morphogenesis is completed...
  64. doi request reprint Lower limbs deformities in patients with McCune-Albright syndrome: Tomography and treatment
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of First Medical, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital Paediatric Department, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 13:125-30. 2016
    ..Trendelenberg gait and limited mobility are the most common presenting features. The constellation of Café-au lait spots and polyostotic bone involvement is commonly referred to as McCune-Albright's syndrome (MAS)...
  65. pmc Correction of the axial and appendicular deformities in a patient with Silver-Russel syndrome
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of First Medical, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital Department of Paediatric, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 12:36-40. 2015
    ..In this paper, we describe a series of orthopaedic interventions in an attempt to overcome the progressive pathologic mechanism in a 7-year-old girl who manifested the full phenotypic features of SRS...
  66. pmc Varus deformity of the left lower extremity causing degenerative lesion of the posterior horn of the left medial meniscus in a patient with Paget's disease of bone
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Paediatric Department, Vienna, Austria
    Ger Med Sci 12:Doc13. 2014
    ....
  67. doi request reprint Spinal and pelvic corrections in a patient with spondylocostal dysplasia syndrome and hemimyelomeningocele
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of First Medical, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and, AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital Department of Paediatric, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 11:341-6. 2014
    ..She had a series of corrective orthopaedic interventions to reconstruct her pelvic girdle and spine deformities, with a satisfactory outcome. ..
  68. doi request reprint A child with split-hand/foot associated with tibial hemimelia (SHFLD syndrome) and thrombocytopenia maps to chromosome region 17p13.3
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK, Vienna, Austria AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, First Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria Paediatric Department, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Genet A 164:2338-43. 2014
    ..We report on what might be a novel variant of SHFLD associated with transient thrombocytopenia, dysmorphic facial features, and a constellation of bone malformations...
  69. doi request reprint Reconstruction of bilateral tibial aplasia and split hand-foot syndrome in a father and daughter
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of First Medical, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, Hanusch Hospital Department of Paediatric, Orthopaedic Hospital of Speising, Vienna, Austria
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 11:3-7. 2014
    ..We describe the reconstruction procedures in two subjects - a daughter and father manifested autosomal dominant (AD) inheritance of the bilateral tibial aplasia and split hand-foot syndrome...
  70. doi request reprint Axial correction of the lower limb deformities in a girl with anauxetic dysplasia
    Vladimir Kenis
    Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Neuroorthopaedics and Systemic Disorders, Pediatric Orthopedic Institute n a H Turner, Parkovaya str, 64 68, Pushkin, Saint Petersburg, Russia
    Musculoskelet Surg 98:71-5. 2014
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first description of the combined orthopaedic intervention in a girl with anauxetic dysplasia. ..
  71. doi request reprint Premature osteoarthritis as presenting sign of type II collagenopathy: a case report and literature review
    Emma Husar-Memmer
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology, 1st Medical Department and AUVA Trauma Center Meidling, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:355-60. 2013
    ..Early-onset OA should prompt rheumatologists to search for underlying causes. We describe the clinical presentation and diagnosis of a patient with severe premature OA...
  72. ncbi request reprint A novel syndrome resembling Desbuquois dysplasia
    Ali Al Kaissi
    Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Am J Med Genet A 132:68-75. 2005
    ..This condition of these patients represents a novel Desbuquois-like syndrome...