Murat Akyildiz

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Glasgow coma scale and APACHE-II scores affect the liver transplantation outcomes in patients with acute liver failure
    Necdet Güler
    Organ Transplantation Center, Şişli Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Istanbul Bilim University, Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:589-93. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Macrophage migration inhibitory factor expression and MIF gene -173 G/C polymorphism in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:192-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of ranitidine bismuth citrate, amoxicillin and doxycycline or tetracycline regimens as a first line treatment for Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Murat Akyildiz
    Ege University Medical School, Department of Gastroenterology, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Intern Med 20:53-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Adefovir dipivoxil therapy in liver transplant recipients for recurrence of hepatitis B virus infection despite lamivudine plus hepatitis B immunoglobulin prophylaxis
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2130-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A polyp at the ureterosigmoidostomy orifice: a case report
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3346-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Adefovir dipivoxil alone or in combination with lamivudine for three months in patients with lamivudine resistant compensated chronic hepatitis B
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3444-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver penetration of duodenal ulcer
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:298-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A cerebrovascular event after single-dose administration of recombinant factor VIIa in a patient with esophageal variceal bleeding
    Murat Akyildiz
    The Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, 35040 Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1647-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Rituximab therapy for life-threatining immune hemolytic anemia in a liver tranplant recipient: a case report
    M Akyildiz
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:1492-3. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation for hepatitis B cirrhosis
    Zeki Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2124-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Glasgow coma scale and APACHE-II scores affect the liver transplantation outcomes in patients with acute liver failure
    Necdet Güler
    Organ Transplantation Center, Şişli Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Istanbul Bilim University, Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:589-93. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effect of Glasgow coma scale (GCS) and APACHE-II scores on liver transplantation outcomes in patients with acute liver failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Macrophage migration inhibitory factor expression and MIF gene -173 G/C polymorphism in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:192-8. 2010
    ..To investigate the macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) expression and -173 G/C polymorphism of the MIF gene in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of ranitidine bismuth citrate, amoxicillin and doxycycline or tetracycline regimens as a first line treatment for Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Murat Akyildiz
    Ege University Medical School, Department of Gastroenterology, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Intern Med 20:53-7. 2009
    ..The eradication rates of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) clearly decreased with standard PPI-based triple therapies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adefovir dipivoxil therapy in liver transplant recipients for recurrence of hepatitis B virus infection despite lamivudine plus hepatitis B immunoglobulin prophylaxis
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2130-4. 2007
    ..Herein is reported the authors' experience with adefovir dipivoxil (AD) therapy in 11 liver transplant recipients who had HBV reinfection despite the administration of lamivudine and HBIG...
  5. ncbi request reprint A polyp at the ureterosigmoidostomy orifice: a case report
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3346-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Adefovir dipivoxil alone or in combination with lamivudine for three months in patients with lamivudine resistant compensated chronic hepatitis B
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3444-7. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver penetration of duodenal ulcer
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:298-9. 2006
    ..Endoscopic examination could not exclude tumor without pathologic examination. Herein, we report a patient diagnosed as duodenal ulcer penetration into liver by endoscopic biopsy...
  8. ncbi request reprint A cerebrovascular event after single-dose administration of recombinant factor VIIa in a patient with esophageal variceal bleeding
    Murat Akyildiz
    The Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, 35040 Izmir, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1647-9. 2006
    ..Herein, we describe the first case report in the literature of a cerebrovascular event after the administration of a single dose of fVIIa in a cirrhotic patient with esophageal variceal bleeding...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rituximab therapy for life-threatining immune hemolytic anemia in a liver tranplant recipient: a case report
    M Akyildiz
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:1492-3. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation for hepatitis B cirrhosis
    Zeki Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2124-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to review one institution's experience with LDLT in patients with chronic HBV infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low-dose hepatitis B immune globulin and higher-dose lamivudine combination to prevent hepatitis B virus recurrence after liver transplantation
    Zeki Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Antivir Ther 9:921-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, a combination of lamivudine 300 mg/day and low-dose HBIG prevents post-transplantation recurrence of hepatitis B, even in the presence of viral replication in the pre-transplant period...
  12. doi request reprint General evaluation of hepatectomy and hepatocellular carcinoma cases
    Nuray Başsüllü
    Department of Pathology, Istanbul Bilim University, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Patoloji Derg 27:221-9. 2011
    ..In this study, we aimed to investigate the relationship between these findings in total or partial hepatectomy specimens in our series...
  13. ncbi request reprint Results of endoscopic management of anastomotic biliary strictures after orthotopic liver transplantation
    Sinan Akay
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical Faculty, Izmir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:159-63. 2006
    ..We assessed the success of endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreaticography (ERCP) in the treatment and outcome of post-liver transplantation anastomotic biliary strictures in a university hospital, retrospectively...
  14. ncbi request reprint Live donor liver transplantation for acute liver failure
    Murat Kilic
    Department of Surgery, Ege University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplantation 84:475-9. 2007
    ..Herein, we aimed to report our experience with live donors for ALF in a country of a deceased donor organ donation rate is only 1.5 per million people...
  15. pmc Ratio of remnant to total liver volume or remnant to body weight: which one is more predictive on donor outcomes?
    Onur Yaprak
    Florence Nightingale Hospital, Organ Transplant Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    HPB (Oxford) 14:476-82. 2012
    ..Right lobe donations are known to expose the donors to more surgical risks than left lobe donations. In the present study, the effects of remnant volume on donor outcomes after right lobe living donor hepatectomies were investigated...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anatomical variations of donor portal vein in right lobe living donor liver transplantation: the safe use of variant portal veins
    Necdet Güler
    Center for Organ Transplantation, Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Transpl Int 26:1191-7. 2013
    ..By employing appropriate reconstruction techniques, it is possible to successfully use RL grafts with PV variations without endangering recipient and donor safety...
  17. ncbi request reprint Right-lobe liver transplant from donors with Gilbert syndrome
    Tolga Demirbas
    Şişli Florence Nightingale Hospital, Department of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 10:39-42. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the results of right-lobe living-donor hepatectomy of liver donors with Gilbert syndrome...
  18. ncbi request reprint AFP level and histologic differentiation predict the survival of patients with liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Onur Yaprak
    Şişli Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:256-61. 2012
    ..In patients with HCC, we performed a clinicopathological analysis of risk factors that affected survival after liver transplantation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver hilar variations: surgical approaches and implications
    Onur Yaprak
    Hepatobiliary and Organ Transplant Center, Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 10:474-9. 2011
    ..Living donor hepatectomy requires precise recognition of the hilar anatomy. This study was undertaken to study donor vascular and biliary tract variations, surgical approaches and implications in living liver transplant patients...
  20. pmc Biliary complications after right lobe living donor liver transplantation: a single-centre experience
    Onur Yaprak
    Florence Nightingale Hospital, Hepatobiliary and Organ Transplant Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    HPB (Oxford) 14:49-53. 2012
    ..Biliary complications that developed after right lobe liver transplantation from living donors were studied in a single centre...
  21. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation for obese patients: challenges and outcomes
    Yusuf Gunay
    Liver Transplantation Center, Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Liver Transpl 20:311-22. 2014
    ..26). Therefore, we recommend that obese patients undergo pretransplant evaluations. If they are adequately evaluated and selected, they should be considered for LDLT...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reabsorption of ascites and the factors that affect this process in cirrhosis
    Sinan Akay
    Gastroenterology Department, General Surgery Department, Center for Drug R and D and Pharmacokinetic Applications, Histology Department, Pathology Department, and Anesthesiology and Reanimation Department, Ege University Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Transl Res 152:157-64. 2008
    ..Additionally, previous episodes of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis may be responsible for the decreased ascites reabsorption rates observed in certain patient populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Urgent adult-to-adult right lobe living donor liver transplantation for acute liver failure; a single center experience from Turkey
    Zeki Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:810-3. 2007
    ..In countries like Turkey, because of limited availability of cadaveric allografts, living donors could be used as an organ source for acute liver failure. We report our single center experience...
  24. pmc The Predictive and Prognostic Significance of c-erb-B2, EGFR, PTEN, mTOR, PI3K, p27, and ERCC1 Expression in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    Nuray Başsüllü
    Department of Pathology, Istanbul Bilim University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepat Mon 12:e7492. 2012
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Efficacy of insulin-sensitizing agents in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Ziya Omer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:18-23. 2010
    ..To investigate the efficacy of insulin-sensitizing agents in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Successful liver transplantation for giant cell hepatitis and Coombs-positive hemolytic anemia: a case report
    Murat Akyildiz
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Ege University Organ Transplant and Research Center, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 9:630-3. 2005
    ..We report, an 18-year-old boy with progressive GCH with AHA without recurrence in the allograft following deceased donor (DD) liver transplantation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Benign fibroblastic polyp of the colon: a case report
    Basak Doganavsargil
    Department of Pathology, Ege University, School of Medicine, Izmir
    Turk J Gastroenterol 20:287-90. 2009
    ..The case is presented with a review of the literature and differential diagnostic considerations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus and avascular necrosis of the femoral head: a case report
    A Atahan Cagatay
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul Turkey
    Chin Med J (Engl) 117:1437-40. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of alendronate on bone mineral density and bone metabolic markers in patients with liver transplantation
    F Atamaz
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Medical Faculty of Ege University, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Osteoporos Int 17:942-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of alendronate (ALN) on bone mineral density (BMD) and bone turnover markers in patients with orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of pretransplant MELD score on posttransplant outcome in living donor liver transplantation
    M Akyildiz
    Edge University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:1442-4. 2004
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Utility of diffusion-weighted MRI for assessing liver fibrosis in patients with chronic active hepatitis
    Aliye Soylu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Bakirkoy Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 16:204-8. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Association between hepatitis B and hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence in patients undergoing liver transplantation
    M Kiyici
    Ege University, Organ Transplantation Center, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 40:1511-7. 2008
    ..We analyzed the relationship between HBV and HCC recurrence in a large cohort of HBV-OLT patients with versus without HCC...
  33. ncbi request reprint Variations of hepatic veins: helical computerized tomography experience in 100 consecutive living liver donors with emphasis on right lobe
    S Orguc
    Genel Cerrahi Anabilim Dali Bornova, Ege Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:2727-32. 2004
    ..However, preoperative knowledge of vascular variations alters surgical management. Helical CT is a valuable tool to delineate the hepatic venous anatomy for surgical planning in living liver donors...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cytokine gene polymorphism and early graft rejection in liver transplant recipients
    Z Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:2791-5. 2004
    ..In conclusion, there was no significant correlation between early graft rejection and cytokine gene polymorphism of TNF-alpha, TGF-beta, IL-10, IL-6, and IFN-gamma in liver transplant recipients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Adefovir treatment in posttransplant hepatitis B virus infection resistant to lamivudine plus hepatitis B virus immunoglobulin
    S Akay
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University, Izmir 35040, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:2768-70. 2004
    ..When failure of prophylaxis with lamivudine and HBIG occurs, adefovir dipivoxil should be considered to be a safe and effective choice for recurrent HBV infections in liver transplant patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in a patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome secondary to factor V Leiden mutation
    Z Karasu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University Medical Faculty, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:3008-10. 2003
    ..We suggest checking resistance to activated protein C, rather than PCR analysis of factor V Leiden mutation in patients with Budd-Chiari syndrome after liver transplantation; the presence of the second does not effect clinical outcome...
  37. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of liver transplant-associated Kaposi's sarcoma with long-term vincristine
    S Akay
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ege University, Izmir 35040, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 37:2188-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, long-term vincristine may be an effective, safe treatment option for Kaposi's sarcoma...
  38. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in liver transplant era: a clinicopathologic analysis
    D Nart
    Department of Pathology, Ege University Medical School, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2986-90. 2003
    ..Liver transplantation offers excellent survival rates and chance for cure in stages I, II, and III hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Esophageal metastasis of hurthle cell thyroid carcinoma eight years after a subtotal thyroidectomy that mimicked esophageal hemangioma
    Murat Akyildiz
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1628-9. 2005