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.

Executive Manager
Dr. Mussaed Aldahhan

Prof. Nasser Ghaly Yousif

Managing Editor/Secretary
Shatha Al Murad

Editorial Board
Prof. Kahtan A. Abd Al-Kader
Assist. Prof. Arwa Abd-Alhussain
Assist. Prof. Bassim Hirz Ali
Assist.Prof, Estabraq AR. Al-Wasiti
Assist. Prof. Ahssan Abdulla
Assist. Prof. Fadhil Abass Abud
National Advisory Board
Prof. Thamer A. Hamdan
Prof. Yassar Al- Shamma
Prof. Waaled Mustafa
Prof. Jawad H. Al-Musawi
Prof. Amran Suker
Prof. Adnan Alhamdani
Prof. Najah Hadi Raish
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