Cengiz Bolukbas

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between levels of DNA damage in lymphocytes and histopathological severity of chronic hepatitis C and various clinical forms of hepatitis B
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:610-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography in cholestatic diseases
    C Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:705-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between Helicobacter pylori status and serum pepsinogens as serologic markers in atrophic gastritis
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, and Department of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:172-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of lamivudine treatment in cirrhotic patients with HBV precore mutations: a prospective, open-label study
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Harran University, Sanliurfa, and Gastroenterology Clinic, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1196-202. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of sarcoidosis during interferon alpha 2b and ribavirin combination therapy for chronic hepatitis C--a case report and review of the literature
    C Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 68:432-4. 2005
  6. pmc Increased oxidative stress associated with the severity of the liver disease in various forms of hepatitis B virus infection
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Infect Dis 5:95. 2005
  7. pmc Clinical presentation of abdominal tuberculosis in HIV seronegative adults
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 5:21. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between leptin level and oxidative status parameters in hemodialysis patients
    Mehmet Horoz
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Artif Organs 33:81-5. 2009
  9. pmc Oxidative stress in hepatitis C infected end-stage renal disease subjects
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Infect Dis 6:114. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint PON1 status in haemodialysis patients and the impact of hepatitis C infection
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 40:609-14. 2007

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between levels of DNA damage in lymphocytes and histopathological severity of chronic hepatitis C and various clinical forms of hepatitis B
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:610-6. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography in cholestatic diseases
    C Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:705-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography in cholestasis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between Helicobacter pylori status and serum pepsinogens as serologic markers in atrophic gastritis
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, and Department of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:172-6. 2006
    ..pylori-positive patients with atrophic gastritis...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of lamivudine treatment in cirrhotic patients with HBV precore mutations: a prospective, open-label study
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Harran University, Sanliurfa, and Gastroenterology Clinic, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1196-202. 2006
    ..Lamivudine therapy stabilizing clinical situation in decompensated cirrhotics with precore mutation makes the natural history of the disease equal with nonreplicative decompensated cirrhotics or even provides some advantages over them...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of sarcoidosis during interferon alpha 2b and ribavirin combination therapy for chronic hepatitis C--a case report and review of the literature
    C Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 68:432-4. 2005
    ..We suggest that sarcoidosis may develop in chronic hepatitis C patients during interferon alpha and/or ribavirin treatment, and diagnostic tests for this adverse effect should be performed during the follow-ups...
  6. pmc Increased oxidative stress associated with the severity of the liver disease in various forms of hepatitis B virus infection
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Infect Dis 5:95. 2005
    ..There is limited information about the oxidative status in subjects with hepatitis B virus infection. We aimed to evaluate the oxidative status in patients with various clinical forms of chronic hepatitis B infection...
  7. pmc Clinical presentation of abdominal tuberculosis in HIV seronegative adults
    Cengiz Bolukbas
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 5:21. 2005
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between leptin level and oxidative status parameters in hemodialysis patients
    Mehmet Horoz
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Artif Organs 33:81-5. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Oxidative stress in hepatitis C infected end-stage renal disease subjects
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Infect Dis 6:114. 2006
    ..Both uremia and hepatitis C infection is associated with increased oxidative stress. In the present study, we aimed to find out whether hepatitis C infection has any impact on oxidative stress in hemodialysis subjects...
  10. ncbi request reprint PON1 status in haemodialysis patients and the impact of hepatitis C infection
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 40:609-14. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Effect of the mucolytic erdosteine on the success rate of PPI-based first-line triple therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication: a prospective, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Evren Abut
    Department of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:677-83. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of erdosteine, a strong mucolytic agent, on the effectiveness of PPI-based, first-line triple therapy in the eradication of H. pylori...
  12. doi request reprint Serum prolidase enzyme activity and its relation to histopathological findings in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
    Mehmet Horoz
    School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    J Clin Lab Anal 24:207-11. 2010
    ..Monitoring serum prolidase activity may be a useful adjunctive tool in predicting liver fibrosis, especially in the absence of advanced fibrosis and other conditions, which may affect the interpretation of prolidase activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in H pylori infection and its association with oxidative stress
    Mehmet Aslan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Bahcelievler Mah, Sema Apt A, Blok No 8, Sanliurfa 63200, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6865-8. 2006
    ..To determine the insulin resistance (IR) and oxidative status in H pylori infection and to find out if there is any relationship between these parameters and insulin resistance...
  14. ncbi request reprint The association of circulating leptin level with peripheral DNA damage in hemodialysis subjects
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 39:918-22. 2006
    ..Thus, in the present study, we aimed at finding out if there is any relationship between serum leptin level and peripheral DNA damage in hemodialysis subjects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Peripheral lymphocyte DNA damage and oxidative stress in patients with ulcerative colitis
    Mehmet Aslan
    Yuzuncu Yil University, Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine, Van, Turkey
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:223-9. 2011
    ..Previous studies reported that DNA damage and oxidative stress play a significant role in the pathophysiology of UC, but the results are inconsistent...
  16. pmc Measurement of the total antioxidant response using a novel automated method in subjects with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
    Mehmet Horoz
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 5:35. 2005
    ..We aimed to investigate the total antioxidant response using a novel automated method in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis subjects. As a reciprocal measure, we also aimed to determine total peroxide level in the same plasma samples...
  17. ncbi request reprint Serum paraoxonase-1 activity in Helicobacter pylori infected subjects
    Mehmet Aslan
    Harran University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Atherosclerosis 196:270-4. 2008
    ..pylori infection. Measurement of serum PON1 activity may help in the early identification of H. pylori infected subjects with increased risk of atherosclerotic disease...
  18. doi request reprint Administration of olive oil followed by a low volume of polyethylene glycol-electrolyte lavage solution improves patient satisfaction with right-side colonic cleansing over administration of the conventional volume of polyethylene glycol-electrolyte lavag
    Evren Abut
    Department of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Gastrointest Endosc 70:515-21. 2009
    ..The required consumption of a large volume of salty-tasting liquid, 4 L of polyethylene glycol-electrolyte lavage solution (PEG-ELS), is the primary limitation to achieving this goal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Serum prolidase activity and oxidative status in Helicobacter pylori infection
    Mehmet Aslan
    Harran University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 40:37-40. 2007
    ..In the present study, we aimed to determine serum prolidase activity and oxidative status, and to find out if there is any association between serum prolidase activity and oxidative status in H. pylori infection...
  20. pmc Child-Pugh classification dependent alterations in serum leptin levels among cirrhotic patients: a case controlled study
    Fusun F Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 4:23. 2004
    ..In this study, we investigated the relation between the severity of disease and serum leptin levels in post-hepatitis cirrhosis and the role of body composition, gender and viral aetiology of cirrhosis in this association...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessment of peripheral DNA damage by alkaline comet assay in maintenance hemodialysis subjects with hepatitis C infection
    Mehmet Horoz
    Harran University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Mutat Res 596:137-42. 2006
    ..However, in hemodialysis subjects, hepatitis C infection does not cause significant additional increase in DNA damage level, and it may be partly due to protective effect of hemodialysis on hepatitis C infection...
  22. ncbi request reprint A case of Budd-Chiari syndrome secondary to multiple thrombogenic conditions: a case report and review of literature
    Evren Abut
    Department of Gastroenterohepatology, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:100-3. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with gallstone and biliary sludge formation during pregnancy
    Filiz F Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1150-3. 2006
    ..To define the risk factors in gallstone and sludge formation, and to investigate the incidence of gallstone and biliary sludge formation during pregnancy in a group of healthy pregnant women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Malposition of internal organs: a case of situs ambiguous anomaly in an adult
    Evren Abut
    Department of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:151-5. 2003
    ..The interesting points of this patient are that she reached an advanced age without complaint in spite of congenital heart disease, and that the diagnosis was made incidentally during routine examination...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rapid resolution of portal vein thrombosis and noncirrhotic portal hypertension following cyto-reductive therapy in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia
    Ali Tuzun Ince
    Clinic of Gastroenterology, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:141-4. 2003
    ..In this report, etiopathogenetic factors of portal vein thrombosis and the role of cytoreductive therapy in the dissolution of thrombosis are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint A Peutz-Jeghers syndrome case with iron deficiency anemia and jejuno-jejunal invagination
    Haci Mehmet Sökmen
    Gastroenterology Clinic, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:78-82. 2003
    ..It is suggested that any patient presenting with ileus attacks and findings of anemia should be investigated for polyps and mucocutaneous pigmentations of the precancerous Peutz-Jeghers syndrome...
  27. pmc The optimal starting time of postoperative intraperitoneal mitomycin-C therapy with preserved intestinal wound healing
    Ali Uzunkoy
    Department of Surgery, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Cancer 5:31. 2005
    ..We have investigated the effect on intestinal wound healing of mitomycin-C administered at different times post-operatively...
  28. ncbi request reprint High rate of seropositivity of Chlamydia pneumoniae IgA in male patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
    Fusun F Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 50:1141-5. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that further studies are necessary to clarify this association...
  29. ncbi request reprint A dramatic response to ketotifen in a case of eosinophilic gastroenteritis mimicking abdominal emergency
    Fusun F Bolukbas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Harran University, Medical Faculty, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1782-5. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Pit pattern type analyses of colon polyps with high-resolution colonoscope
    Ali Tuzun Ince
    Gastroenterology Clinic, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:67-70. 2007
    ..Correlations among pit pattern types and some characteristics of colon polyps were assessed with high-resolution colonoscope in Turkish patients...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence and importance of amebic infestation in patients with ulcerative colitis in two regions in Turkey
    Aliye Soylu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1292-6. 2009
    ..Travel to regions with low socioeconomic status may be considered a risk factor for amebiasis in patients with ulcerative colitis. Amebiasis enhances disease activity in ulcerative colitis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic gastric mucosa in the cervical esophagus: could this play a role in the pathogenesis of laryngopharyngeal reflux in a subgroup of patients with posterior laryngitis?
    Nihat Akbayir
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:1149-56. 2005
    ....
  33. pmc Serum leptin concentration and advanced gastrointestinal cancers: a case controlled study
    F Fusun Bolukbas
    Harran University Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    BMC Cancer 4:29. 2004
    ..We aimed to evaluate the serum leptin concentration and the other factors which may be associated with weight loss in patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancer...
  34. ncbi request reprint Demographic and clinicopathological characteristics of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the East-Southeastern Anatolia regions in Turkey
    Ibrahim Halil Bahcecioglu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 15:62-8. 2006
    ....