Wan Ishlah Bin Leman
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Assoc.Prof. Dr Wan Ishlah Leman started housemanship training at Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah (HSNZ) in 1995 after completing his undergraduate study at University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Kuala Lumpur. After completing his housemanship in 1996, he served Kerteh Health Clinic as a medical officer in Public Health. In June 1998, he enrolled for the Master of Surgery in ORL, with the Faculty of Medicine, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). After completing his Mastera??s in May 2002, he served the ENT Department, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA), Kuantan. He developed an interest in tea ... show more

  • Master of Surgery in Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Surgery (ORL-HNS) - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Bachelor of Medical Science - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Surgery - ORL-HNS
BMS and General ORL-HNS Rotation 2020/2021
EAR, NOSE AND THROAT 2010/2011 2011/2012 2012/2013 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019 2019/2020
OTOLOGY 2015/2016 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
In Progress
2017 - Present The Occurrence of Bad Splits Based on Epker Technique for Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy: A Cohort Cadaveric Study
2016 - Present Identification of nano-formulated Thymoquinone effect on inflammatory response of Sino-Nasal cell linage RPMI 2650.
2015 - Present Differential Expression and Pathway Analysis of miR-744 AND Mir-101 in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
2015 - 2018 Quality of Life Among Head and Neck Cancer (Treatable and Un-treatable): A Follow-up Study in Kuantan,Pahang
2012 - 2015 Predictors of peri-operative complications following single or combination nasal-palatopharyngeal surgery for severe obstructive sleep apnea
2010 - 2011 Contrecoup Injury in Traumatic Temporal Bone Fracture
2010 - -1 Reliability and Validity of Malay version LPR HR-QOL Questionnaire.
2010 - 2012 Reliability and Validity of Malay version LPR HR-QOL Questionnaire.
2019 Differential expression of miR-101 and miR-744 in nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Pahang state of Malaysia. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology , 16 (5) pp.295-306
2019 Expression of microrna-101 in formalin-fixed paraffin- embedded samples of nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Malaysian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology , 22 (2) pp.60-63
2018 Pott’s puffy tumour secondary to frontal sinusitis. Pediatria i Medycyna Rodzinna” (Pediatr Med Rodz) , 14 (3) pp.327-330
2018 The expression of microrna-744 (MIR-744) in nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a preliminary study. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences , 2 (1) pp.191-203
2018 Proboscis lateralis: a case report of nasal aplasia with complete agenesis of maxilary and ethmoidal sinuses. International Medical Journal Malaysia , 17 (2) pp.125-128
2017 Association between severity of obstructive sleep apnea and number and sites of upper airway operations with surgery complications. JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery , 143 (3) pp.239-246
2017 Penetrating large retro-orbital foreign body -fishing sinker: removal via endoscopic transnasal approach. International Medical Journal , 24 (4) pp.352-353
2016 Technical considerations in the surgical management of external laryngotracheal: surgical outcomes. International Medical Journal Malaysia , 15 (2) pp.7-12
2014 A simple, safe and effective surgical technique for the treatment of post-traumatic parotid sialocoele. Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences , 21 (1) pp.72-74
2014 An outcome of surgically treated head and neck cancer in one of the tertiary referral center in the East Coast of Malaysia: a 6-year retrospective analysis. Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences , 21 (4) pp.28-36
2013 Ingestion of honey improves the symptoms of allergic rhinitis: Evidence from a randomized placebo-controlled trial in the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Annals of Saudi Medicine , 33 (5) pp.469-475
2012 Inflammatory pseudotumour of skull base – Diagnostic challenge and treatment outcome. The Medical Journal of Malaysia , 67 (5) pp.526-528
2011 The principle of autonomy as related to personal decision making concerning health and research from an 'Islamic Viewpoint'. Journal of the Islamic Medical Association of North America , 43 (1) pp.27-34
2011 Dysphagia caused by an aberrant right subclavian artery. International Medical Journal Malaysia , 10 (1) pp.43-45
2011 Contrecoup injury in patients with traumatic temporal bone fracture. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology , 125 (8) pp.781-785
2010 Management of severe subglottic stenosis secondary to trauma: case to case comparison of resection anastomosis versus cartilage augmentation. Medical Journal of Malaysia , 65 (2) pp.157-159
2009 Thyroglossal duct carcinoma. Singapore Medical Journal , 50 (12) pp.e404-e406
2008 Surgical management of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma without angiographic embolization. Asian Journal of Surgery , 31 (4) pp.174-178
2008 Surgical management of juvenila nasopharyngeal angiofibroma without angiographic embolization. Asian Journal of Surgery , 31 (4) pp.174-178
2008 Head injury with temporal bone fracture: one year review of case incidence, causes, clinical features and outcome. Medical Journal of Malaysia , 63 (5) pp.373-376
2008 Posterior mediastinal abscess secondary to esophageal perforation following fish bone ingestion . Medical Journal of Malaysia , 63 (2) pp.162-163
2008 Management of large mandibular ameloblastoma - a case report and literature reviews. Archives of Orofacial Sciences , 3 (2) pp.47-50
2008 Surgical management of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma without angiographic embolization. Asian Journal of Surgery , 31 (4) pp.174-178
2006 Vertical partial laryngectomy for glottic cancer; report of three cases. International Medical Journal Malaysia , 5 (2)
2005 Laser versus dissection technique of tonsillectomy. Medical Journal of Malaysia , 60 (1) pp.76-80
2005 Skin prick test reactivity to common airborne pollens and molds in allergic rhinitis patients. Medical Journal of Malaysia , 60 (2) pp.194-200

Conference or Workshop Item

2016 Epidemiology of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) in Pahang, Malaysia. In: 3rd Pan Asian Biomedical Science Conference 2016
2016 Predictors of perioperative complications following single or combination nasal palatopharyngeal surgery for severe obstructive apnea. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016
2015 Perioperative complications following single or combination upper airway surgery for obstructive sleep apnea. In: Worldsleep 2015-The 7th World congress of The World Sleep Federation
2011 Contrecoup injury in traumatic temporal bone fracture . In: The 14th Asean ORL- Head & Neck congress,
2010 Extensive Inflammatory Pseudotumour of cranial base – a rare case which has responded well to cyclophosphamide and steroid therapy. In: MSO-HNS 30th AGM and 2nd International Otorhinolaryngology Head And Neck Conference,
2009 Dysphagia lusoria caused by an aberrant right subclavian artery. In: 14th National Conference on Medical and Health Sciences
2007 Cross sectional study on relationship between plasma homocysteine levels with degree of sensorineural hearing loss. In: European Congress of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology Head and Neck Surgery
2007 The outcome of facial nerve decompression via transmastoid approach in facial palsy secondary to the temporal bone fracture. In: American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Foundation Meeting
2007 Thyroglossal duct carcinoma : a case illustration. In: 11th Asia-Oceania ORL H&N Congress In connection with 8th Hearing International Annual Conference
2006 Reconstruction of lateral skull base defects with the trapezius myocutaneous flap: a description of two cases. In: 3rd World Congress of International Federation of Head & Neck Oncologic Societies, IFHNOS
2006 Diagnosis and management decision in delayed posterior mediastinal abscess secondary to thoracic esophageal perforation following accidental fish bone ingestion. In: 40th Malaysia - Singapore Congress of Medicine
2005 Surgical salvage via endoscopic assisted Lefort I osteotomy approach in recurrence nasopharyngeal carcinoma. In: 11th Asean ORL – Head & Neck Congress
2005 The value of magnetic resonance angiography in the evaluation and surgical management of head and neck pathology. In: 11th Asean ORL – Head & Neck Congress
2005 The trapezius myocutaneous flap for reconstruction of latreral skull base defects. In: 25th Malaysia Society of Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon Annual General Meeting
2005 Nasopharyngectomy via endoscopic assisted Lefort I osteotomy approach for early stage in recurrence nasopharyngeal cancer. In: XVII IFOS World Congress
2004 Surgical management of Basal cell carcinoma of the auricle with temporal bone extension – a case illustration. In: 4th International Skull Base Congress


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