The Prevalence of Hypothyroidism in Patients with Biliary Sludge and Gallstones

Raheleh Jabini; Seyed Musa al-Reza Hosseini; Maryam Shirdeli; Ali Alabaf Yousefi; Mohamadreza Farzanehfar

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 5-9

  Introduction: Gallbladder stone and sludge are common diseases worldwide. The causes of gallbladder stone and sludge are numerous. Since some studies have reported the effects of thyroid hormones on the function of the sphincter of Oddi and biliary discharge, the present study aimed to evaluate hypothyroidism ...  Read More

A Brief Review of Therapeutic and Diagnostic Applications of Enema in Iranian Traditional Medicine and Other Complementary Medicines

Hamideh khorrampazouh; Seyed Musa al-Reza Hosseini; Mohammadreza Noras

Volume 5, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 29-32

  Introduction: Enema or ‘hoqne’ is a therapeutic approach used for a wide range of diseases in the Iranian traditional medicine. The use of this method dates back to thousands of years to Hippocrates and Galen. The aim of this study was to review the history of enema and its methods and indices ...  Read More