Amro K. Al-Astal, MD

Associate Professor

Departments

Clinical Interests

Hospital Privileges

Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Hamburg (Hamburg, Germany)
  • Residency: Medical College of Ohio (Toledo, Ohio)
  • Residency: Makassed Hospital (Jerusalem, Israel)
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Ohio (Toledo, Ohio)

Honors & Memberships

  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
  • Member, Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member, Jordanian Medical Association
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, American College of Physicians

Certification

  • Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty certification in Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine

Additional Languages

  • Arabic, German

Marshall Internal Medicine

An outpatient department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Erma Ora Byrd Center
1249 15th Street
2nd & 3rd Floor
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304-691-1000

Map & Directions


Mohamed S. Suliman, Varun Dobariya , Mena Shehata, Davinder Singh, Amro Al-Astal. 2020. Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity in a Young Male with Glioblastoma Multiforme Cureus 12(2): e6933. doi:10.7759/cureus.6933

Aman N. Ajmeri , Amro Al-Astal, Shantanu Singh. 2020. Argatroban Treatment and Decreased Fibrinogen in a Septic Patient Argatroban Treatment and Decreased Fibrinogen in a Septic Patient. Cureus 12(4): e7573. doi:10.7759/cureus.7573

Rami Batarseh, Kyle Smith, Mohammed Al-Ourani, and Amro K. Al-Astal. 2020. When Treating Sick Joints Harms Lungs, Ixekizumab induced Pleural Effusion Volume 6, Issue 2 (2020)

Monider Singh , Aman N. Ajmeri, Mohamed S. Suliman, Kamran Zaheer, Amro Al-Astal. 2019. A Challenging Case of Coexisting Type A and Type B Lactic Acidosis: A Case Report 2019 Singh et al. Cureus 11(1): e3944. DOI 10.7759/cureus.394

Hasan S. Yamin MD1, Amro Alastal MD2, Abbas Iter MD1, Murad Azamttah1 1Pulmonary and Critical Care, An-Najah University Hospital, Nablus, Palestine 2Pulmonary and Critical Care, Marshall University, WV, USA. 2019. Penicillium Pneumonia Presenting as a Lung Mass Southwest Journal of Pulmonary & critical care

Bukamur HS, Karem E, Fares S, Al-Ourani M, Al-Astal A. 2018. Pneumocystis Jirovecii (carinii) pneumonia causing lung cystic lesions and pneumomediastinum in non-HIV infected patient. Respir Med Case Rep. 2018 9 7;25:174-176.
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Hazim S. Bukamur,1 Emhemmid Karem,2 Amro Al-Astal1. 2018. Pneumocystis pneumonia causing lung cystic lesions and pneumomediastinum in non-HIV infected patient Respiratory Medicine Case Reports

Hasan S Yamin* and Amro Y Alastal. 2017. Pulmonary Sequestration Supplied by an Aberrant Infra-diapharagmatic Artery J Pulm Respir Med 2017, 7:3 DOI: 10.4172/2161-105X.1000413

Yamin HS, Al-Astal AY. 2017. Hypoxaemia in a pregnant lady. Breathe (Sheff). 2017 2 18;12(3):e83-e86.
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Journal. 2017. Epidemiology of interstitial lung disease in Palestine: first national data, Chest Disease Reports 2017; volume 5:6203

Turkish thoracic journal. 2017. Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature

H. Yamin, A Alastal, I Bakri. 2017. Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature March 2017 DOI: 10.5152/TurkThoracJ.2017.16033
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Hasan Yamin, Amro Alastal, I Bakri. 2017. Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature

Hasan S. Yamin, Amro Y. Alastal, Izzedin Bakri. 2017. Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature Review Pulmonary Mucormycosis Over 130 Years: A Case Report and Literature Review

Hasan S Yamin* and Amro Y Alastal. 2017. Pulmonary Sequestration Supplied by an Aberrant Infra-diapharagmatic Artery J Pulm Respir Med 2017

Hasan Yamin, Amro Alastal. 2017. ILD in Palestins ILD in Palestine

Hasan S. Yamin, Amro Y. Alastal. 2016. Hypoxaemia in a pregnant lady Breathe 2016 12: e83-e86

Amro Alastal. 2012. Cough in a Cough in a Young Non-smoker, case report of Sarcoid- like foreign body granulomas Jerusalem Annals of medicine

Amro Alastal. 2010. Unusual case of DAH and RAD induced by 1,1-Difluoroethylene exposure Jerusalem Annals of medicine

Amro Alastal. 2010. Guillain Barre Syndrome in a patient with systemic vasculitis Suggestive of Churg Strauss Syndrome Jerusalem Annals of medicine

Amro Y. Alastal1, Yoon Y. 2005. Acute Eosinophilic pneumonia, case presentation and literature review. Journal of respiratory medicine

Amro Y. Alastal1, Yoon Y. 2005. Unilateral absence of the pulmonary artery, case presentation and literature review Journal of respiratory medicine

Amro Alastal, Eric Hanson Thomas Neuhauser. 2003. Hanson’s Complete History and Physical Exam Guide. {Aug 2003}.Pulmonary Chapter, Contributor. ISBN: 9780721687124

Al-Astal AY, Warner KA1, Crawford EL, Zaher A, Coombs RJ, Elsamaloty H, Roshong-Denk SL, Sharief I, Amurao GV, Yoon Y, , Assaly RA, Hernandez DA, Graves TG, Knight CR, Harr MW, Sheridan TB, DeMuth JP, Zahorchak RJ, Hammersley JR, Olson DE, Durham SJ, Willey JC,. 2003. StaRT-PCR expression measurement of the c-myc x E2F1/p21 WAF/CIP1 malignancy index and lung cancer associated genes to augment morphologic diagnosis of lung cancer in pleural effusion cell samples J Mol Diagn.

Al-Astal AY,Warner KA1, Crawford EL, Zaher A, Coombs RJ, Elsamaloty H, Roshong-Denk SL, Sharief I, Amurao GV, Yoon Y, Assaly RA, Hernandez DA, Graves TG, Knight CR, Harr MW, Sheridan TB, DeMuth JP, Zahorchak RJ, Hammersley JR, Olson DE, Durham SJ, Willey JC.. 2003. The c-myc x E2F-1/p21 interactive gene expression index augments cytomorphologic diagnosis of lung cancer in fine-needle aspirate specimens J Mol Diagn.

Amro Y. Alastal, Annas Muhanna. 1998. Journal of the Medical Association-Jerusalem. 1, pp (55-59).

Amro Y. Alastal1, Darwish Nazal. 1997. Stroke in a 22-year old young man with Crohn’s disease Journal of the Medical Association – Jerusalem. 1, pp (35 – 41).

Shehata Mena, Amro Alstal. . Paroxysmal Sympathetic hyperactivity in Glioblastoma Multofprme