- [Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in adults]S Maalej
Service de Pneumologie, hôpital de pneumo phtisiologie Abderrahman Mami, 2080 L Ariana Tunis, Tunisia
Rev Pneumol Clin 61:109-11. 2005..We report the case of a 20-year-old-girl with IPH. There was no evidence of pulmonary vasculitis or capillaritis. Long-term treatment with systemic corticosteroids was followed by clinical remission lasting 4 years...
- [Etiology and evolution of bronchiectasis in women]S Maalej
Service de pneumologie D, hôpital Abderrahman Mami, Ariana, Tunisia
Rev Pneumol Clin 67:89-93. 2011..They are most common in women and they represent a frequent cause for consultation and hospitalization in pulmonology departments...
- [Isoniazid-induced visual hallucinosis]Sonia Maalej
Hôpital Abderrahmen Mami Ariana, Tunis, Tunisie
Presse Med 35:425-6. 2006..Their incidence is nonetheless rare: a review of the literature found only 16 cases. Only one author has reported hallucinosis, defined by isolated sensorial symptoms, and perceptions not believed to be the reality of the object...
- [Fortuitous discovery of hydatid cyst of the breast]Sonia Maalej
Service de Pneumologie, Hôpital A Mami Ariana, Tunis, Tunisie
Presse Med 35:1267-9. 2006..Hydatid cyst of the breast is rare even in areas of endemic echinococcosis. It accounts for 0.3% of all localizations and 2% of the uncommon sites. It can be isolated or associated with other localizations...
- [Pulmonary tuberculosis and diabetes. A retrospective study of 60 patients in Tunisia]Sonia Maalej
Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Abderrahmen Mami, Ariana, Tunisie
Presse Med 38:20-4. 2009..The purpose of this study was to analyze the particularities in the etiology, diagnosis and bacteriologic course of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients with diabetes and to evaluate the impact of tuberculosis on diabetes control...
- [Idiopathic mediastinal fibrosis]S Maalej
Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Abderrahmen Mami, Pavillon D, rue Abderrahmen Mami, 2080 Ariana, Tunisie
Rev Pneumol Clin 65:159-63. 2009..In conclusion, prolonged corticosteroids may be efficient in the treatment of idiopathic mediastinal fibrosis...
- [Predictive factors of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in obesity]Sonia Maalej
Pneumologue AHU, Service de Pneumologie, D Hôpital Abderrahmen Mami, Ariana, Tunis
Tunis Med 88:92-6. 2010..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) syndrome is frequent, and misdiagnosed...
- [Last discovery of a congenital broncho-oeso-phageal fistula]Ikram Drira
Service de Pneumologie, pavilion D, Laboratoire d ana path, Hôpital A Mami de pneumophtisiologie, Ariana, Tunisie
Tunis Med 85:71-3. 2007..Clinical examination let to the diagnosis of a broncho-oesophageal fistula. Surgical treatment resulted in complete recovery. There was no evidence of any aetiology. Congenital origin of the fistula was deduced...
- Spontaneous Right Hemothorax in the ElderlySamira Aouadi
Respiratory Department D, Aberrahmen Mami Hospital, University of Medicine, University El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia
Tanaffos 15:57-60. 2016..We report this case to emphasize that rupture of aortic aneurysm should be considered in the evaluation of spontaneous hemothorax even if it is right-sided particularly in the elderly. Emergent therapy is necessary to prevent mortality. ..
- [Unusual presentation of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis]M Bourguiba
Service de Pneumologie, Pavillon D, hôpital de pneumo phtisiologie Abderrahman Mami, 2080 L Ariana Tunis, Tunisie
Rev Pneumol Clin 61:323-7. 2005..Since there was no functional deterioration, therapeutic abstention was decided...
- [Costo-vertebral hydatid disease: the role of MRI]S Maalej
Service de Pneumologie Ibn Nafiss, Hôpital Abderrahmen, Mami Ariana, Tunisie
Rev Mal Respir 20:614-7. 2003..Hydatid disease of bone is very rare accounting for 0.5% - 3% of all localisations...