Ahmed Samy El-agwany, PhD

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
El-shatby Maternity University Hospital
Faculty of Medicine
Alexandria University
Alexandria, Egypt



• Lecturer of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandria University, Egypt where he is involved in teaching, clinical practice and research
• Assistant Consultant of Gynaecology, Alexandria university Hospitals, Egypt
• He attained PhD degree of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, February 2015 specialized in laparoscopy management of uterine prolapse
• Also, he attained MS degree of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, March 2010 specialized in infertility management
• He completed his Obstetrics and Gynaecology Residency Program at the El-Shatby Maternity University Hospital (one of the largest University Maternity Hospitals in Egypt) and Dar Ismail Governmental Maternity Hospital (one of the largest Governmental Maternity Hospitals in Egypt) in Alexandria
• He attained MBBCh (excellent, first class honour), 2004, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University , Egypt
• He attended many professional conferences as a speaker
• Member of different Medical Societies
• He shared in research and training activities done in Alexandria University
• He participated in EAPD and Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs gynaecological programs
• He has authored more than 65 articles published in national and international journals included infertility, gynaecologic oncology, laparoscopy and obstetrics

Research Interest

His research interests include: Gynaecological oncology, Pelvic floor surgery and Minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy and hysteroscopy).

Scientific Activities


• MISS-E (minimally invasive surgery society of Egypt)
• Womwn Health Promotion Society


1. Mohamed AMF, Agawany AS, Abd Rabbo S. Stepwise. devascularization versus B-Lynch for massive postpartum haemorrhage. BJOG an International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2014; EP 7.63.
2. Orief YI, El-agwany AS, Darwish EAE, Salim NM. The effect of bed rest after intrauterine insemination on pregnancy outcome. Middle East Fertil Soc J. 2014; 11-15. doi: 10.1016/j.mefs.2014.05.005
3. Orief YI, El-agwany AS , Darwisha EAE, Rahmana AHA, Ghaza SM. Relationship between ultrasound parameters and intra cytoplasmic sperm injection outcome in polycystic ovarian syndrome treated by non agonist step up stimulation protocol. Middle East Fertil Soc J. 2014; 102-107. doi: 10.1016/j.mefs.2014.05.009
4. Abdrabbo MS, Khalil MH, Elsedeek MSE, Elagawany A. The use of clomiphene citrates for ovulation induction in women with functional ovarian cysts. Middle East Fertility Society Journal. 2011; 16(3): 200-203. doi: 10.1016/j.mefs.2011.04.003
5. El-agwany AS. Extensive anogenital lichen sclerosus with vaginal stenosis: A case report. Journal of the Saudi Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.jssdds.2013.11.002
6. El-agwany AS. A large clitoral epidermal dermoid cyst: A rare long term complication after female circumcision. Middle East Fertil Soc J. 2015; 57-59. doi: 10.1016/j.mefs.2013.12.005
7. Elagwany AS, Abdeldayem TM. A case report of cervical ectopic pregnancy misdiagnosed as cervical miscarriage. Apollo Medicine. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.apme.2013.10.004
8. Elagwany AS, Elgamal HH, Abdeldayem TM. Ruptured ectopic pregnancy in noncommunicating right rudimentary horn: A case report. Apollo Medicine. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.apme.2013.10.002
9. Elagwany AS, Koreim I, Abouzaid ZS. A fatal case of complicated HELLP syndrome and antepartum eclamptic fit with ruptured subcapsular liver hematoma. Apollo Medicine. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.apme.2013.10.001
10. Elagwany AS, Eltawab S, Abouzaid ZS. 46, XY complete gonadal dysgenesis (Swyer syndrome): report of two different cases. Apollo Medicine. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.apme.2013.10.005
11. Elagwany AS, Eltawab SS, Mohamed AMF. Is there a role for internal iliac artery ligation in post cesarean uterine artery pseudo-aneurysm: a case report. Apollo Medicine. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.apme.2013.06.004
12. El-agwany AS. Herlyn Werner Wunderlich syndrome: a case of obstructed hemivagina with ipsilateral renal agenesis (OHVIRA syndrome) and didelphic uterus. African Journal of Urology. 2014; 20: 91-94. doi: 10.1016/j.afju.2014.03.032
13. Elagwany AS, Elsayed SY. Postabortal anterior abdominal wall necrotizing fascitis after hysterotomy: a case report. Research Journal of Medical Sciences. 2014; 8: 39-41. doi: 10.3923/rjmsci.2014.39.41
14. El-Agwany AS. Sternberg tumor of the uterus (cotyledonoid uterine leiomyoma): a rare benign uterine smooth muscle tumor with suspicious appearance. Surgery Journal. 2013; 8: 4-5.
15. El-agwany AS, Abouzaid ZS, Mekhemar NA. Postpartum gangrene of three limbs complicating inotrope therapy: a case report. Egyptian Journal of Anaesthesia. 2014; 30: 435-437. doi: 10.1016/j.egja.2014.03.011
16. Elagwany AS, Rady HA, Abdeldayem TM. A case of parasitic leiomyoma with serpentine omental blood vessels: an unusual variant of uterine leiomyoma. Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences. 2014; 9(4): 338-340. doi: 10.1016/j.jtumed.2014.05.002
17. El-agwany AS. Uterine intramural persistent mole: a case report following molar pregnancy evacuation with arteriovenous malformation. The Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. 2014; 45: 1291-1294. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2014.08.005
18. El-agwany AS. Emergency caesarean section with incidental septate uterus at full term. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2014; 271-273. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2014.09.007
19. El-agwany AS. Lipoleiomyoma of the uterine cervix: an unusual variant of uterine leiomyoma. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2014; 211-213. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2014.10.001
20. El-agwany AS, Moneim AS. Multiple bilateral huge synchronous ovarian mature cystic teratomas: A rarely encountered condition in practice. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2014.11.001
21. Mekhemar NA, El-agwany AS, Radia WK, El-Hadya SM. Comparative study between benzydamine hydrochloride gel, lidocaine 5% gel and lidocaine 10% spray on endotracheal tube cuff as regards postoperative sore throat. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.bjane.2014.09.007
22. El-agwany AS, Shafik Swelam M. Unusual giant central cervical leiomyoma:a description of two cases. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(2): 113-115.
23. El-agwany AS. Myxoid degeneration in a huge uterine leiomyoma: an unusual benign pathology mimiking malignancy . Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(2): 116-118.
24. Awada EE, El-agwanya AS, Elhabashya AM, El-zarkaa A, Moneima ASA. A giant uterine myometrium cyst mimicking an ovarian cyst in pregnancy: an uncommon presentation of hydropic degeneration. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2015; 529-534. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2015.03.003
25. Elagwany AS. A case study regarding iatrogenic ureterovaginal fistula following hysterectomy: radiologic findings. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(3).
26. Elagwany AS. Primary ovarian ectopic pregnancy: an unusual case study with conservative management by wedge resection. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 20(3).
27. Elagwany AS. Gossypiboma (textiloma) after caesarian operation. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(3).
28. Elagwany AS. Urinary ascites after caesarian section. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(4).
29. Elagwany AS, et al. Partial wound dehiscence after midline laparotomy: A case study after tubo-ovarian abscess evacuation with pregnancy. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(4).
30. Elagwany AS. Spontaneously resolved gigantic retroperitoneal hematoma following oophorectomy: a case report in a cardiac patient on anticoagulant therapy. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(4).
31. Elagwany AS. Dural superior sagittal venous sinus thrombosis in early pregnancy: an unusual complication of hyperemesis gravidarum. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2014; 20(4).
32. El-badawy Awad E-s A, El-agwany AS, Abdel Dayema TM, El-habashya AM. Imperforate hymen as an unusual cause of non-urological urine retention : A case report. Afr J Urol. 2015; 72-75. doi: 10.1016/j.afju.2014.12.001
33. Elagwany AS. Retzius space haematoma with Retroperitoneal Dissection after spontaneous vaginal delivery: an unusual presentation of ruptured paravesical plexus managed by bilateral internal iliac artery ligation. Pol Ann Med. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.poamed.2015.03.004
34. Hegab HM, El-Sayed Malisa M, Mostafab MF, El-Saabac BM, El-agwanya AS, Tawfika RT. Claudin-4 in ovarian cancer and its relation to platinum compounds resistance. Prog Obstet Ginecol. 2015; 269-274. doi: 10.1016/j.pog.2015.03.001
37. Abdel-Moneim MM, Elagwany AS, Ali AHA. Is there a role for estradiol with progesterone in luteal phase support with intracytoplasmic sperm injection cycles? a retrospective controlled study with reviewing the literature. J Clin Gynecol Obstet. 2015; 4(2): 226-231. doi: 10.14740/jcgo333w
38. Elagwany AS, Eldayema TMA, Karkoura TAZ, ELdeghedy AAE, Morsya HR. The application of serum cystatin C in estimating the renal function in women with severe preeclamptic toxemia. Prog Obstet Ginecol. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.pog.2015.06.005
39. Fawzy A-M, Elagwany AS, et al. Early versus delayed cord clamping of term births in Shatby Maternity University Hospital. Prog Obstet Ginecol. 2015; 389-392. doi: 10.1016/j.pog.2015.05.001
40. Awad E-sEb, El-agwany AS. Distal vaginal atresia misdiagnosed as imperforate hymen: a case managed by transperineal vaginal pull through (distal colpoplasty). Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2015.
41. El-agwany AS, Abdeldayem TM. Invasive mole of the uterus: A description of two cases managed by hysterectomy. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2015.06.017
42. El-agwany AS. Lower uterine segment pregnancy (Cesarean Scar Pregnancy and early placenta accreta): A rising complication from cesarean section with possible and similar early ultrasound diagnoses and management. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2015.05.018
43. El-agwany AS. A complicated case of antepartum eclamptic fit with HELLP syndrome, acute renal failure and multiple intracranial hemorrhages: A mortality report. Egypt J Anaesth. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.egja.2015.11.004
44. El-Agwany AS. A Rare Case of Fulminant Toxic Shock Syndrome Associated with Clostridium Sordellii Septic Abortion. Med Clin Res. 2015; 1: 1-3.
45. El-Agwany AS, Unicornuate TA. Uterus with Non-Communicating Non-Cavitated Rudimentary Uterine Horn: An Unusual Case with Adenomyosis Managed with Total Hysterectomy. Med Clin Res. 2015; 1: 1-3.
46. El-Agwany AS, Abdeldayem TM, El-Sersy MA. Ultrasonographic Findings of Uterine Defect after Surgical Evacuation of Abnormal Pregnancy. MOJ Clin Med Case Rep. 2015; 3(1): 00054.
47. El-Agwany AS, Mostafa A. Incomplete transverse vaginal septum – a case report of an unusual anomaly with dyspareunia. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 21(1): 60-62.
48. El-Agwany AS, Fawzy A. Silent uterine rupture associated with the use of misoprostol during second trimester pregnancy termination in primigravida. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 21(1): 57-59.
49. El-Agwany AS, Fouad AM. Post menopausal granulosa cell tumor of the ovary: Is there is a relation with atypical endometrial hyperplasia? Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 21(1): 54-56.
50. El-Agwany AS. A case study regarding torsion of a subserous uterine leiomyoma: an unusual pathology. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 21(1): 51-53.
51. Orief YI, El-Agwany AS. Effect of folic acid administration on plasma homocysteine level in preeclampsaia among Egyptian population. Archives of Perinatal Medicine. 2015; 21(1): 16-21.
52. El-Agwany AS, Abdelsadek AA. A rare case of normotensive HELLP syndrome complicated with massive ascites: Spontaneous resolution. Egypt J Anaesth. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.egja.2015.09.003
53. El-Agwany AS, El-Badawy E-S. Congenital vulvar Lymphangioma Circumscriptum: an Unusual Benign Pathology in Young Female. Med Clin Res. 2015; 1: 1-2.
54. El-Agwany AS, El-Badawy E-S. Non puerperal Total uterine inversion with cervical and vaginal inversion: An unusual complication of degenerated submucous fundal fibroid treated by vaginal hysterectomy. Egypt J Radiol Nucl Med. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrnm.2015.07.012
55. Malis M, El-Agwany A. Cancer stem cells with positive CD44 marker in advanced malignant epithelial ovarian tumors, and their relation with chemotherapeutic sensitivity. Evid Based Women Health J. 2015; 5: 175-179.
56. Orief YI, El-Agwany AS. Day-3 versus day-5 embryo transfer in intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Evidence Based Womens Health Journal. 2015; 5: 180-184.
57. Malis M, El-Agwany A. Sentinel lymph node detection in clinical stage I endometrial cancer by cervical and subserosal myometrial blue dye labeling. Evidence Based Womens Health Journal. 2015; 5: 202-206.
58. Malis MH, El-Agwany A. Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Index in Advanced Ovarian Malignancy either by Multislice CT verus Laparotomy: A Comparative Study. Indian J Gynecol Oncolog. 2015; 13: 1-8.
59. Malis M, El-Agwany A. Prevalence of Cervical Precancerous Lesions among Women Attending El shat by University Hospital Using Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid VIA. Indian J Gynecol Oncolog. 2015; 13: 1-7.
60. Meleis M, El-Agwany A. Tubal Precursor Lesions for High-Grade Serous Ovarian Carcinoma. Indian J Gynecol Oncolog. 2015; 13: 1-9.