Muthanna Medical Journal Muthanna Medical Journal (MMJ) is the official journal of Muthanna Medical College, a semiannual peer-reviewed online and print journal. The MMJ allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI compliant institutional/subject-based repository. The Journal follows the ICMJE's Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals.

Prof. Nasser Ghaly Yousif

Al Muthanna Medical College
Department of Medicine

Managing Editor/Secretary
Salah Alesawi

Editorial Board
Prof. Najah Hadi
           Pharmacology Dep. Kufa University
Prof. Abrazag Al-jizani
          Neurosurgery Dep. Basra University
Prof. Fadhil Al-Amran
          Cardiothoracic Dep. Kufa University
Prof. Estabraq AR. Al-Wasiti
           Genetic Dep. Al Nahrain University
Prof. Bassim Hirz
          Anesthesiology Dep. Al Muthanna University
Prof. Arwa Abd-Alhussain
           Dermatology Dep. Al Muthanna University
Assist. Prof. Musaed Al-Dahan
           Neurosurgery Dep. Al Muthanna University
Assist. Prof. Ihab Razag Muhsan
          Managing Editor
International Advisory Board
Prof. Salvatore S. Tribastone/ Vice-Head of Surgery Department/Italy
Prof. Douglas Hainz/Immunology Dep./ Australian National University
Prof. Gabriel Tyritzis/Inflammatory Research Dep./Colorado University
Prof. John Shimizu/ Cancer Research Center/ Colorado University
Prof. Dr. Bakir M. Altai/Jersey City Medical Center/USA Prof. Elisa C. Bandera/UMDNJ-The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, USA Prof. Jane Beith/ Sydney Cancer Centre, Australia Prof. Gabriel Capellá/ Institut Català d'Oncologia, Spain