Hemin Khalid Saber

Internal Medicine, Pulmonology Specialist, Medical Department, Hawler Medical University, Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq


  • Research Article   
    The diagnostic accuracy of CT-guided biopsy in the diagnosis of lung cancer
    Author(s): Zahir Salih Khoshnaw, Hemin Khalid Saber and Ayad Sameen Faraj*

    Background: Lung cancer is the second most common cancer worldwide, with higher rates of incidence among men and seniors. CT scan-guided biopsy has been known to be a good and less invasive test for diagnosing lung cancer. The present study was carried out to examine the diagnostic accuracy of CT scan-guided biopsy in diagnosing lung cancer. Patients and Methods: One hundred patients suspected of lung cancer were studied in a prospective observational study conducted in Rizgary Teaching Hospital and outpatient respiratory private clinic-Hawler, Kurdistan/Iraq. A convenient sampling method was employed to select the patients. Required data were collected from the patient’s medical profiles and CT scan images. Results: Most of the patients were aged 70 to 79 years (40%), 50 to 59 years (23%), and 60 to 69 years (20%). Three-fourths of the patients (75%) were males. The location of.. Read More»

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  • Prof. Elhadi Miskeen

    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine, University of Bisha, Saudi Arabia

  • Ahmed Hussien Alshewered

    University of Basrah College of Medicine, Iraq

  • Sudhakar Tummala

    Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering SRM University – AP, Andhra Pradesh




  • Alphonse Laya

    Supervisor of Biochemistry Lab and PhD. students of Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry and Department of Chemis


  • Fava Maria Giovanna


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