Ahmed H Fahal

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VNTR confirms the heterogeneity of Madurella mycetomatis and is a promising typing tool for this mycetoma causing agent.

Med Mycol 2019 Jun;57(4):434-440

Erasmus MC Department of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mmy/myy055DOI Listing
June 2019

Mycetoma: A global medical and socio-economic dilemma.

Authors:
Ahmed H Fahal

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Apr 20;11(4):e0005509. Epub 2017 Apr 20.

The Mycetoma Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre on Mycetoma, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005509DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5398501PMC
April 2017

Detection of (1→3)-β-d-Glucan in Eumycetoma Patients.

J Clin Microbiol 2016 10 20;54(10):2614-7. Epub 2016 Jul 20.

ErasmusMC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Wytemaweg 80, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5035418PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01478-16DOI Listing
October 2016

Th-1, Th-2 Cytokines Profile among Madurella mycetomatis Eumycetoma Patients.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 07 19;10(7):e0004862. Epub 2016 Jul 19.

Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004862DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4951069PMC
July 2016

A Madurella mycetomatis Grain Model in Galleria mellonella Larvae.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 14;9(7):e0003926. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Erasmus University Medical Center, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003926
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003926DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4501544PMC
May 2016

Use of immunoblotting in testing Madurella mycetomatis specific antigen.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2016 05;110(5):312-6

Mycetoma Research Centre, Soba University Hospital, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trw023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4914873PMC
May 2016

A Polymorphism in the Chitotriosidase Gene Associated with Risk of Mycetoma Due to Madurella mycetomatis Mycetoma--A Retrospective Study.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 2;9(9):e0004061. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004061DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4558086PMC
March 2016

Mycetoma: A Long Journey from Neglect.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Jan 21;10(1):e0004244. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Mycetoma Research Center, Soba University Hospital, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004244DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4721668PMC
January 2016

Application of Isothermal Amplification Techniques for Identification of Madurella mycetomatis, the Prevalent Agent of Human Mycetoma.

J Clin Microbiol 2015 Oct 5;53(10):3280-5. Epub 2015 Aug 5.

Peking University Health Science Center, Research Center for Medical Mycology, Beijing, China Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China Shanghai Institute of Medical Mycology, Changzheng Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China Basic Pathology Department, Federal University of Paraná State, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01544-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4572522PMC
October 2015

In vitro antifungal susceptibility of coelomycete agents of black grain eumycetoma to eight antifungals.

Med Mycol 2015 Apr 28;53(3):295-301. Epub 2015 Jan 28.

ErasmusMC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mmy/myu098DOI Listing
April 2015

Mycetoma: an old and still neglected tropical disease.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2015 Mar;109(3):169-70

Mycetoma Research Unit, University of Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trv003DOI Listing
March 2015

In vitro interaction of currently used azoles with terbinafine against Madurella mycetomatis.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 Feb 8;59(2):1373-4. Epub 2014 Dec 8.

Erasmus MC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.04487-14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4335904PMC
February 2015

Rapid identification of black grain eumycetoma causative agents using rolling circle amplification.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Dec 4;8(12):e3368. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Peking University Health Science Center, Research Center for Medical Mycology, Beijing, China; Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China; Shanghai Institute of Medical Mycology, Changzheng Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China; Basic Pathology Department, Federal University of Paraná State, Curitiba, Brazil; King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003368DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4256478PMC
December 2014

Merits and pitfalls of currently used diagnostic tools in mycetoma.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Jul 3;8(7):e2918. Epub 2014 Jul 3.

Rotterdam Centre for Tropical Medicine, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002918DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4080999PMC
July 2014

Madurella mycetomatis is highly susceptible to ravuconazole.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Jun 19;8(6):e2942. Epub 2014 Jun 19.

Erasmus MC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002942DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4063742PMC
June 2014

The mycetoma knowledge gap: identification of research priorities.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Mar 27;8(3):e2667. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

Rotterdam Centre for Tropical Medicine, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002667DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3967943PMC
March 2014

Active matrix metalloprotease-9 is associated with the collagen capsule surrounding the Madurella mycetomatis grain in mycetoma.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Mar 27;8(3):e2754. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

Erasmus MC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002754DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3967957PMC
March 2014

Association of eumycetoma and schistosomiasis.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 23;7(5):e2241. Epub 2013 May 23.

Erasmus MC, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002241DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3662663PMC
November 2013

The association between the interleukin-10 cytokine and CC chemokine ligand 5 polymorphisms and mycetoma granuloma formation.

Med Mycol 2013 Jul 4;51(5):527-33. Epub 2012 Dec 4.

Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/13693786.2012.745201DOI Listing
July 2013

Predictors of cure, amputation and follow-up dropout among patients with mycetoma seen at the Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Sudan.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2012 Nov 31;106(11):639-44. Epub 2012 Jul 31.

Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trstmh.2012.07.003DOI Listing
November 2012

In vitro antifungal activity of isavuconazole against Madurella mycetomatis.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2012 Nov 10;56(11):6054-6. Epub 2012 Sep 10.

Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01170-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3486573PMC
November 2012

CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia in HIV-negative tuberculosis patients in Sudan.

J Infect 2012 Oct 20;65(4):370-2. Epub 2012 Jun 20.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2012.06.003DOI Listing
October 2012

Pleurostomophora ochracea, a novel agent of human eumycetoma with yellow grains.

J Clin Microbiol 2012 Sep 3;50(9):2987-94. Epub 2012 Jul 3.

Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01470-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3421786PMC
September 2012

In vitro susceptibility of Madurella mycetomatis to posaconazole and terbinafine.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2011 Apr 24;55(4):1771-3. Epub 2011 Jan 24.

Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, s-Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 GD Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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http://aac.asm.org/lookup/doi/10.1128/AAC.01045-10
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01045-10DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3067195PMC
April 2011

Cyclosporine-A therapy-induced multiple bilateral breast and accessory axillary breast fibroadenomas: a case report.

J Med Case Rep 2010 Aug 11;4:267. Epub 2010 Aug 11.

P,O, Box 102, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Sudan.

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http://jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.118
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1752-1947-4-267DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2928248PMC
August 2010

Madurella mycetomatis is not susceptible to the echinocandin class of antifungal agents.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2010 Jun 29;54(6):2738-40. Epub 2010 Mar 29.

Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases' CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01546-09DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2876377PMC
June 2010

Mycetoma revisited. Incidence of various radiographic signs.

Saudi Med J 2009 Apr;30(4):529-33

Mycetoma Research Centre, Soba Teaching Hospital, Khartoum University, Khartoum, Sudan.

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April 2009

Streptomyces sudanensis sp. nov., a new pathogen isolated from patients with actinomycetoma.

Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2008 Mar 22;93(3):305-13. Epub 2007 Dec 22.

School of Biology, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10482-007-9205-zDOI Listing
March 2008

In vitro susceptibility of Madurella mycetomatis, prime agent of Madura foot, to tea tree oil and artemisinin.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2007 Mar;59(3):553-5

Department of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr. Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkl526DOI Listing
March 2007

A murine model of Madurella mycetomatis eumycetoma.

FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2003 Jun;37(1):29-36

Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0928-8244(03)00096-8DOI Listing
June 2003