American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences

Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024

  • Research Article

    Magnitude and Determinants of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure Among Hypertensive Patients in Northern Ethiopia, 2018: A Cross-Sectional Study

    Haftea Hagos Mekonen*, Tsegu Hailu Gebru, Kbrom Gemechu Kiros, Yohannes Ashebir Tesfamichael, Tesfay Gebreslassie Gebrehiwot, Destaalem Gebremedhin Gebre, Mekonen Haftom Goyteom, Beyene Tadesse Teklemichael, Milete Gebrehiwot Hagos, Gessessew Teklebrhan Gebrehiwot, Embay Amare

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: Aug. 05, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 01, 2023
    Published: Jan. 08, 2024
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    Abstract: Background and Aims: Uncontrolled blood pressure is a strong risk factor for cardiovascular diseases such as angina, myocardial infarction, stroke, peripheral arterial diseases, and it is a leading cause of death. There is limited information on the magnitude of uncontrolled blood pressure and its determinants in Ethiopia particularly to the study ... Show More
  • Research Article

    Surgical Resection of Rare Giant Cervical Lipoma

    Younes Dehneh*, Mohammed Lhamlili, Mohammed Khoulali, Noureddine Oulali, Faycel Moufid

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 8-11
    Received: Oct. 05, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 26, 2023
    Published: Jan. 11, 2024
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    Abstract: Lipoma are benign tumors originates from fat tissue. They mostly arise on the trunk and extremities. Giant cervical lipoma is unusual presentation of lipoma. They are divided into 3 types: superficial lipomas, deep lipomas, and periosteal lipomas. Lipoma constitute approximately 5% of all soft tissue tumors. Local recurrence of lipomas following ma... Show More