Dr Munawar Hussain

Prof. Dr Munawar Hussain

Professor & Head of Department Radiology

Research interests:



  1. Rabail Gul Shaikh, Munawar Hussain, Sohail Ahmed Khan, Amjad Sattar. Diagnostic Accuracy of Limited Protocol MRI for Diagnosis of Lumbar Disc Degeneration. J Liaquat Uni Med Health Sci. January 2021 doi.10.22442/ JLUMHS.2021.00725
  2. Syed Amir Raza Zaidi1 , Kamran Masood1 , Usman Khanzada1 , Syed Omair Adil2*, Munawar Hussain 1. Strategies to cope claustrophobia during magnetic resonance imaging examination. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences | April 2019 | Vol 7 | Issue 4 Page 1166-1170.
  3. Shaikh A, Khan SA, Hussain M, Soomro S, Adel H, Adil SO, Huda F, Khanzada U. Prevalence of Lumbosacral Transitional Vertebra in Individuals with Low Back Pain: Evaluation Using Plain Radiography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Asian spine journal. 2017;11(6):892-7.
  4. Arifuzzaman M, Naqvi SSN, Adel H, Adil SO, Rasool M, Hussain M. Anatomical variants of celiac trunk, hepatic and renal arteries in a population of developing country using multidetector computed tomography angiography. Journal of Ayub Medical College Abbottabad. 2017;29(3):450-4.
  5. Mukhtar S, Khan SA, Hussain M, Adil SO, Masood K. Role of Multidetector Computed Tomography in evaluation of ovarian carcinoma among women clinically suspected for malignant ovarian cancer. Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2017;18(8):2059-2062.
  6. Salman R, Hussain M, Adil SO. Diagnostic Accuracy of Multislice CT Scan in the Detection of Occult Cervical Lymph Node Metastasis in Head and Neck Cancers. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons–Pakistan: JCPSP.
  7. 2017; 27(5):275.
  8. Khan SA, Sattar A, Adel H, Adil SO, Khanzada U, Hussain M. Facture of the Pars Interarticularis with or without Spondylolisthesis in an Adult Population in a Developing Country: Evaluation by Multidetector Computed Tomography. Asian Spine J. 2017;11(3):437-443.
  9. Khanzada U, Khan SA, Hussain M, Adel H, Masood K, Adil SO, Manohar M. Evaluation of the Causes of Erectile Dysfunction in Patients Undergoing Penile Doppler Ultrasonography in Pakistan. World J Mens Health. 2017;35(1):22-27.
  10. Khan SA, Zia S, Naqvi SU, Adel H, Adil SO, Hussain M. Relationship of Oral Tumor Thickness with the rate of lymph node metastasis in Neck based on CT Scan. Pak J Med Sci. 2017;33(2):353-357.
  11. Kamal A, Majeed F, Pasha O, Islam M, Azam I, Ilyas MS, Hussain M, et al. Study protocol: asymptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic disease in Pakistanis. Journal of vascular and interventional neurology. 2015;8(1):27-3511.
  12. Kamal AK, Majeed F, Pasha O, Rehman H, Islam M, Azam I, Ilyas MS, Hussain M, et al. Clinical, lifestyle, socioeconomic determinants and rate of asymptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis in stroke free Pakistanis. BMC
  13. neurology. 2014:155.
  14. Kamal A, Majeed F, Ilyas MS, Hussain M, et al. Distribution, Severity and Radiologic Features of Intracranial Stenosis in Asymptomatic Pakistanis. Austin J Cerebrovasc Dis Stroke. 2014; 1(3): 1013.
  15. Rehman DS, Rafique M, Hussain M. Cortical Changes in Orthopantomogram (OPG) of Human Mandible as Early Detector of Osteoporosis. Med. Forum. 2013;22(9).
  16. Ahmed I, Sohail S, Hussain M, Khan N, Khan MH. MRI features of spinal Fluorosis: Results of an endemic community screening. Pak J Med Sci January -March 2013. 29(1).
  17. Tariq M, Khawajah A, Hussain M. Image Processing with the Specific Focus on Early Tumor Detection. Int J Machine Learning and Computing. 2013;3(5):404-407
  18. Akhtar W, Hussain M, Aslam M, Ali A, Faisal A. Predictors of positioning error in digital radiography. PJR. 2011;21(3):102-106.
  19. Chishty IA, Rafique MZ, Hussain M, Akhtar W, Ahmed MN, Sajjad Z, Ali SZ. MRI Characterization and Histopathological Correlation of Primary Intra-axial Brain Glioma. JLUMHS. 2010; 09(2).
  20. Akhtar W, Hussain M, Haider Z, Gul-e-Khanda, Chisthy IA. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan for Pulmonary Embolism. JLUMHS. 2010;9(2).
  21. Hussain M, Akhtar W, Ahmad MN. Doppler ultrasound for erectile dysfunction. PJR. 2008;18(4):108-112.
  22. Rao K, Roome T, Aziz S, Razzak A, Abbas G, Imran M, Jabri T, Gul J, Hussain M, Sikandar B, Sharafat S. Bergenin loaded gum xanthan stabilized silver nanoparticles suppress synovial inflammation through modulation of the immune response and oxidative stress in adjuvant induced arthritic rats. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 2018;6 (27):4486-501.