• Treacher Collins Syndrome
    on May 4, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Treacher Collins Syndrome Hassouna, Alla Treacher Collins syndrome is a condition that affects the development of bones and other tissues of the face. The signs and symptoms of this disorder vary greatly, ranging from almost unnoticeable to severe. it caused by abnormal development of the facial 1 st and 2 nd pharyngeal arches . its an autosomal dominant genetic disorder which is caused by mutation in chromosome 5 {5q32-33 } in gene TCOF1 called treacle.

  • Blood-borne Hepatitis in Dental Practice, More Prevention Less Infection
    on March 2, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Blood-borne Hepatitis in Dental Practice, More Prevention Less Infection Ghleiw, Hajer Mustafa Blood-borne hepatitis, hepatitis B and hepatitis C (HBV & HCV), are a worldwide health problem that affect millions of people annually. These viruses are transmitted parenterally, making health care professionals a risk group for infection. Dentists play a major role in the prevention & spread of hepatitis by taking every safety measures needed to prevent transmission. These measures include cross infection control and following standard precautions.

  • Does vitligo affect the gingiva?
    on January 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Does vitligo affect the gingiva? El-Dernawi, Farah khaled vitiligo is a skin desease charactsized by partial or complete loss of pigment

  • DON't Use It When You Don’t Need It!
    on April 15, 2017 at 12:00 am

    DON't Use It When You Don’t Need It! Shaglouf, Khadija Ramadan Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria lose their sensitivity to antibiotics. It develops when a bacteria mutates or acquires a resistance gene. The rapid emergence of resistant bacteria is occurring worldwide, endangering the efficacy of antibiotics, which have transformed medicine and saved millions of lives. Many decades after the first patients were treated with antibiotics, bacterial infections have again become a threat. The antibiotic resistance crisis has been attributed to the overuse and misuse of these medications, as well as a lack of new drug development by the pharmaceutical industry.(1)