• Monday 22 October 2018
  • 01:19 AM

 Muneer Hassan AlBagshi

 Consultant and Head Unit of Pediatric Hematology Oncology

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Work Instituation:

 Maternity and Children Hospital







MBBS, 1987
Arab Board Pediatrics, 1994
Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship, 2000

Research Area of Interest


​Hemoglobinopathies, Thalassemia, Iron Overload



Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: King Faisal Specialist Hospital experience Abstract at the Annual American Society of Hematology ASH meeting 1999
DAT vs. DECTER for Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia Abstract at the Annual American Society of Hematology ASH meeting 1999

Management Manual for thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease “ Management Guidelines for professionals ” 2000 and updated 2005
Outcome of Pediatric Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Childhood Acute leukemia submitted to the journal of pediatric hematology oncology 

Epidemiology of pediatric malignancy in eastern Saudi Arabia, at combined meeting of American society of pediatric hematology/oncology and pediatric academic societies Journal of pediatric hematol oncol 23:3 A35, 2001.

Hemophgocytic lymphohistiocytosis Saudi Arabian experince ‏‏‏ at combined meeting of American society of pediatric hematology/oncology and pediatric academic societies Jornal pf pediatric hematol oncol 23:3 A36, 2001.

Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor of infancy in Soft Tissues of the Arm.  Case report Diagnostic Cytopathology 29.6: 352-355
Spectrum of β-thalassemia mutations in the eastern province of Saudi Arabia.Al-Sultan A, Phanasgaonkar S, Suliman A, Al-Baqshi M, Nasrullah Z, Al-Ali A.Hemoglobin. 2011;35(2):125-34.

Co-Inheritance of Delta Thalassemia Might Contribute to the High Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Anemia Patients with the Saudi-Indian Haplotype Session: 111. Hemoglobinopathies, excluding Thalassemia: Saturday, December 10, 2011, Abdulrahman Alsultan, MD, Duyen A. Ngo, MD2, John J. Farrell, MS, Hazem  Ghabbour, Idowu Akinsheye, PhD, Amein Al-Ali, PhD, Ahmed Alsuliman, MD, Muneer Al-Baghshi, MD, Waleed Albuali, MD, Mohammed Alabdulaali, MD, Paola Sebastiani, PhD, Clinton T. Baldwin, PhD, David H.K. Chui, MD2 and Martin H. Steinberg, MD.

A Study of Silent Cerebral Infarcts in Pediatric Patients with Sickle Cell Disease by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Eglal Hussein S. S. Al Gohary; Muneer Al Bagshi; Qasem Al Alwan; Ashwak Safi El Din M.; Waleed H.AlbuAli ; Fulton S.D’souza . J Am Sci 2012;8(10):629-640]. 

A functional promoter polymorphism of the δ-globin gene is a specific marker of the Arab-Indian haplotype.
           Alsultan A, Ngo DA, Farrell JJ, Akinsheye I, Solovieff        
           N, Ghabbour HA, Al-Ali A, Alsuliman A, Al-Baghshi M,   
           Albu-Ali W, Alabdulaali M, Baldwin CT, Farrer LA, Luo H,  
           Melista E, Safaya S, Nwaru M Jr, Chui DH, Steinberg MH.
Am J Hematol. 2012 Aug;87(8):824-6. doi: 10.1002/ajh.23239. 

Fetal hemoglobin in sickle cell anemia: genetic studies of the Arab-Indian haplotype.Ngo D, Bae H, Steinberg MH, Sebastiani P, Solovieff N, Baldwin CT, Melista E, Safaya S, Farrer LA, Al-Suliman AM, Albuali WH, Al Bagshi MH, Naserullah Z, Akinsheye I, Gallagher P, Luo HY, Chui DH, Farrell JJ, Al-Ali AK, Alsultan A.Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2013 Jun;51(1):22-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2012.12.005. Epub 2013 Mar 7.

Regional consensus opinion for the management of Beta thalassemia major in the Arabian Gulf area.
Qari MH, Wali Y, Albagshi MH, Alshahrani M, Alzahrani A, Alhijji IA, Almomen A, Aljefri A, Al Saeed HH, Abdullah S, Al Rustumani A, Mahour K, Mousa SA. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2013 Sep 17;8(1):143

Discovery of 3 noval genes mutations for alpha thalassemia/mental retardationsyndrome X-linked ATRX registered in GenBank KF257930-KF257932

Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Children with Acute Leukemia: Incidence and Outcome. Albagshi, Muneer; Alomran, Sadek; El Solh, Hassan; Al Abaad, Abbas . Jor appl hematol 4 (3), 2013 

MOH guidelines for Herediatry blood disease book,2013

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