Biomedical Research Education & Training
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Kassim, Adetola, M.B.B.S.
Associate Professor of Medicine

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Academic history
M.B.B.S., University of Lagos, Nigeria
Residency, North General Hospital, New York
Fellow, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York
M.S., Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York
Post-Doc, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York
Fellow, John Hopkins School of Medicine, Maryland

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2665 TVC 1301 22nd Avenue South 37232-5505

Research Keywords
Hematologic Malignancies, stem cell transplantation, non-malignant blood disorders, ,Cancer

Research Specialty
stem cell transplant, hematologic malignancies, non-malignant blood disorders, sickle cell

Research Description
Incidence of pulmonary hypertension in adult sickle cell patients. A prospective case-controlled study.

Kassim, A., Sane, P., Billett, H. Tower skill or marrow expansion with pituitary hemosiderosis in beta thalassemia intermedia. Journal of Radiology , Submitted

Kassim AA, Fabry ME, Nagel RL. Acute priapism associated with the use of sildenafil in a patient with sickle cell trait. (Letter). Blood, 1;95(5), 1878-9, 2000

Kassim AA, Umans H, Nagel RL, Fabry ME. Megalophallus as a sequela of priapism in sickle cell anemia: use of blood oxygen level-dependent magnetic resonance imaging. Urology, 1;56(3), 509, 2000

Fabry, M.E., Liu, G., Kassim, A., Billet, H., Nagel, R.L. Deoxy HbS detection in brain of sickle cell disease patients by blood level oxygen dependent magnetic resonance imaging (BOLD-MRI). (Abstract). Blood(94), 421a, 1999

Fabry, M.E., Kassim, A., Umans, H., Nagel, R.L. Clinical applications of BOLD-MRI to extremities in sickle cell pain episodes. (Abstract). Blood(9, 92), 525a, 1998

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