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Syeda Sahra, MD
Internal Medicine

Syeda Sahra, MD

1st Year Infectious Diseases Fellow (eff 7.1.22)

800 Stanton L. Young Blvd. 
Suite 7300
Oklahoma City, OK  73104


Academic Section(s):

Infectious Diseases


Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore, Pakistan (2011)
King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan (2017)



Donald and Barbara Zucker at Hofstra/Northwell School of Medicine
Staten Island University Hospital, New York City, NY, USA (2019-2022)

Clinical/Research Interests:

Infections in immunocompromised hosts; HIV; Transplant associated infections

Select Publications:

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Hamadi R, et al. Clinical and Microbiologic Efficacy and Safety of Imipenem/Cilastatin/Relebactam in Complicated Infections: A Meta-analysis. Infect Chemother. 2021 Jun;53(2):271-283. doi: 10.3947/ic.2021.0051. PMID: 34216121; PMCID: PMC8258290.

Sahra S, Abureesh M, Amarnath S, et al. Clostridioides difficile infection in liver cirrhosis patients: A population-based study in United States. World J Hepatol. 2021 Aug 27;13(8):926-938. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v13.i8.926. PMID: 34552699; PMCID: PMC8422922.

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Iqbal QZ et al. Co-infection of hepatitis E virus and Plasmodium falciparum malaria: A genuine risk in sub-Saharan Africa. Parasit Vectors. 2021 Apr 20;14(1):215. doi: 10.1186/s13071-021-04723-4. PMID: 33879247; PMCID: PMC8056203.

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Anwar MY, et al. Case report of peritoneal carcinomatosis of plasma cell origin in a patient with newly diagnosed HIV: A terminal event. AIDS Res Ther. 2021 Jul 19;18(1):42. doi: 10.1186/s12981-021-00369-5. PMID: 34281559; PMCID: PMC8287546. 

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Glaser A, et al. Case report: aseptic meningitis secondary to varicella-zoster virus (VZV) without an exanthem post MMR vaccination. BMC Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 3;21(1):746. doi: 10.1186/s12879-021-06453-5. PMID: 34344345; PMCID: PMC8330204.

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Mobarakai N, et al. First case report of acute cholangitis secondary to Cronobacter sakazakii. BMC Infect Dis. 2021 May 27;21(1):493. doi: 10.1186/s12879-021-06195-4. PMID: 34044785; PMCID: PMC8161626..

Sahra S, Jahangir A, Gavica MC, Mobarakai N, Jahangir A. First case report of pulmonary embolism with Zoster Sine Herpete. Respir Med Case Rep. 2021 Jun 24;33:101462. doi: 10.1016/j.rmcr.2021.101462. PMID: 34401298; PMCID: PMC8349081.

Niazi M, Jahangir A, Sahra S et al. Efficacy of PARP Inhibitors as Maintenance Therapy for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Oncology (Williston Park). 2021 Nov 18;35(11):708-715. doi: 10.46883/ONC.2021.3511.0708. PMID: 35088974.

Smith C, Mobarakai O, Sahra S, et al. Case report: Epiglottitis in the setting of COVID-19. IDCases. 2021;24:e01116. doi: 10.1016/j.idcr.2021.e01116. Epub 2021 Apr 7. PMID: 33842206; PMCID: PMC8025537.

Twito J, Sahra S, Jahangir A, et al. A Curious Case of MRSA Bacteremia and Septic Pulmonary Embolism Secondary to Peripheral Venous Catheter. Case Rep Crit Care. 2021 Apr 9;2021:5544505. doi: 10.1155/2021/5544505. PMID: 33898068; PMCID: PMC8052165.

Jahangir A, Sahra S, Anwar S, et al. Catastrophic right-sided Candida empyema from spontaneous esophageal perforation. Respir Med Case Rep. 2021 Jun 28;33:101460. doi: 10.1016/j.rmcr.2021.101460. PMID: 34401296; PMCID: PMC8349041

Javed A, Alvi MJ, Sahra S et al. Immune thrombocytopenic purpura and Legionella infection: A case report highlighting the association, IDCases, Volume 27,2022,ISSN 2214-2509.

Jahangir A, Sahra S. Comments on the Published Meta-Analysis of Clinical and Microbiologic Efficacy and Safety of Imipenem/Cilastatin/Relebactam in Complicated Infections. Infect Chemother. 2021 Sep;53(3):570-571. doi: 10.3947/ic.2021.0089. Epub 2021 Sep 8. PMID: 34508327; PMCID: PMC8511362.

Jahangir A, Sahra S, Niazi MRK et al. Comparison of normal saline solution with low-chloride solutions in renal transplants: a meta-analysis. Kidney Res Clin Pract. 2021 Sep;40(3):484-495. doi: 10.23876/j.krcp.21.027. Epub 2021 Jun 8. PMID: 34233443; PMCID: PMC8476298.

Jahangir A, Zia Z, Niazi MRK, Sahra S, et al. Efficacy of magnesium sulfate in the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease population: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Adv Respir Med. 2022 Jan 31. doi: 10.5603/ARM.a2022.0012. PMID: 35099052.