The Medical Journal of Basrah University (MJBU) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published biannually review articles, original articles, case reports in the field of medicine in its broadest sense. it aims to be an international open-access source of knowledge to the researchers, scientists, clinicians and public sector to promote knowledge and practice in the field of medicine. Special preference is given to the work, which contributes to the improvement of the practice of medicine in the region.