Berker Cemil

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of the aged garlic extract on spinal cord injury model in rat
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fatih University, Ankara, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 18:463-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Intramedullary spinal cord involvement from metastatic gastric carcinoma: a case report
    Berker Cemil
    Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 22:496-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Does the third cervical vertebra need to be rimmed for odontoid screwing? A hypothetical study of anatomic landmarks
    B Cemil
    Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 73:142-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Glioblastoma multiforme mimicking arteriovenous malformation
    Berker Cemil
    Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 19:433-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of collagen biomatrix and omentum effectiveness on peripheral nerve regeneration
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University School of Medicine, Besevler, 06500 Ankara, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 32:355-62; discussion 362. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Cranial epidural hydatid cysts: clinical report and review of the literature
    Berker Cemil
    Deparment of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:659-62. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of pimecrolimus to prevent epidural fibrosis in a postlaminectomy rat model
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:758-63. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Attempted suicide with screw penetration into the cranium
    Berker Cemil
    1st Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 15:624-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Curcumin improves early functional results after experimental spinal cord injury
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, Fatih University, 06510 Emek, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1583-90; discussion 1590. 2010
  10. pmc Evaluation of tenoxicam on prevention of arachnoiditis in rat laminectomy model
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, 06510 Bestepeler, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 20:1255-8. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of the aged garlic extract on spinal cord injury model in rat
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fatih University, Ankara, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 18:463-8. 2012
    ..Aged garlic extract (AGE) is a potent antioxidant agent with an established neuroprotective effect in cerebral ischemia. However, the potential protective effect of AGE in spinal cord injury (SCI) is still unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Intramedullary spinal cord involvement from metastatic gastric carcinoma: a case report
    Berker Cemil
    Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 22:496-8. 2012
    ..Surgical treatment may be considered for cases with even rapid-growing tumors such as gastric carcinoma with no evidence of multi-organ dissemination, especially when presenting with progressive neurological deterioration...
  3. doi request reprint Does the third cervical vertebra need to be rimmed for odontoid screwing? A hypothetical study of anatomic landmarks
    B Cemil
    Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 73:142-6. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Glioblastoma multiforme mimicking arteriovenous malformation
    Berker Cemil
    Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 19:433-6. 2009
    ..Postoperatively, the histological diagnosis was glioblastoma. Glioblastoma may mimic an arteriovenous malformation. Close follow-up of such patients is essential...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of collagen biomatrix and omentum effectiveness on peripheral nerve regeneration
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University School of Medicine, Besevler, 06500 Ankara, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 32:355-62; discussion 362. 2009
    ..Light and electron microscopic examinations showed that collagen-biomatrix-wrapped specimens have the best regeneration. The electrophysiological study confirmed the recovery of electrical activity in the regenerated axons...
  6. doi request reprint Cranial epidural hydatid cysts: clinical report and review of the literature
    Berker Cemil
    Deparment of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:659-62. 2009
    ..Cerebral hydatidosis accounts for approximately 1-3% of all cases of hydatid disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of pimecrolimus to prevent epidural fibrosis in a postlaminectomy rat model
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:758-63. 2009
    ..This study examined the preventive effects of the local application of pimecrolimus in minimizing spinal epidural fibrosis in a rat laminectomy model...
  8. ncbi request reprint Attempted suicide with screw penetration into the cranium
    Berker Cemil
    1st Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 15:624-7. 2009
    ..A long-term radiological assessment should be performed to detect any future complications, such as a cerebral abscess...
  9. doi request reprint Curcumin improves early functional results after experimental spinal cord injury
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, Fatih University, 06510 Emek, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1583-90; discussion 1590. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate and compare the effects of the use of the curcumin and the methylprednisolone sodium succinate (MPSS) functionally, biochemically, and pathologically after experimental spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  10. pmc Evaluation of tenoxicam on prevention of arachnoiditis in rat laminectomy model
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, 06510 Bestepeler, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 20:1255-8. 2011
    ..Performing the most effective surgical technique without damage around tissue in a small surgical wound and having meticulous hemostasis in surgery seem to be the key for preventing arachnoiditis effectively...
  11. ncbi request reprint Extraventricular neurocytoma--report of a case
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 43:191-4. 2009
    ..An excellent prognosis can be expected if a gross total resection is achieved. Postoperatively, radiotherapy and chemotherapy may be used as adjuvant therapies...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of mitomycin C as fibrosis preventive agent during craniectomies
    Berker Cemil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Trivandrum 695011, India
    Br J Neurosurg 23:304-8. 2009
    ..The authors conducted a study to determine the effectiveness of mitomycin C (MMC) in preventing epidural fibrosis in rats which underwent craniectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the local effectiveness of mitomycin C, aprotinin, and Adcon-L in experimental peridural fibrosis
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gazi, Ankara 06500, Turkey
    Surg Neurol 70:608-13; discussion 613. 2008
    ..We investigated and compared the effects of 3 agents--aprotinin, mitomycin C, and Adcon-L--to PF after lumbar laminectomy in rabbits...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of curcumin on acute spinal cord ischemia-reperfusion injury in rabbits. Laboratory investigation
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Besevler
    J Neurosurg Spine 20:464-70. 2014
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  15. doi request reprint Combined hyperbaric oxygen and hypothermia treatment on oxidative stress parameters after spinal cord injury: an experimental study
    Kivanc Topuz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Istanbul, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 41:506-12. 2010
    ..We undertook this study to investigate the possible beneficial effects of combined hypothermia and hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatment in comparison with methylprednisolone in experimental spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  16. doi request reprint The role of fibroblast growth factor-2 in healing the dura mater after inducing cerebrospinal fluid leakage in rats
    Hakan Nurata
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ergani State Hospital, Ergani, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 16:542-4. 2009
    ..05) in rats treated with FGF-2 compared with rats in the control group. In this experimental model, locally applied FGF-2 effectively increased dura mater healing and induced no side effects...
  17. doi request reprint A comparison of the effectiveness of waxed paper and Gore-Tex on the minimally invasive epidural fibrosis model
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:49-51. 2009
    ..Experimental animal study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural evaluation of Pulsed Radiofrequency and Conventional Radiofrequency lesions in rat sciatic nerve
    Kagan Tun
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Surg Neurol 72:496-500; discussion 501. 2009
    ..In the present study, our main goal was to evaluate and compare the ultrastructure of peripheral nerve tissue that was heated by PRF, CRF with 42 degrees C, and CRF with 70 degrees C...
  19. doi request reprint Neuroprotective effects of infliximab in experimental spinal cord ischemic injury
    Cagatay Guven
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Besevler, Ankara 06500, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 17:1563-7. 2010
    ..These results indicate that infliximab may protect the spinal cord against injury in a rabbit I/R model...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotective effects of infliximab in experimental spinal cord injury
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, 06500 Ankara, Turkey
    Surg Neurol 71:332-6, discussion 336. 2009
    ..The aim of the study is to assess the effects of infliximab, a TNF-alpha receptor blocker, in a spinal cord clip compression injury model...
  21. ncbi request reprint Morphometric characteristics of the inner and outer diameter of lumbar pedicles on computed tomography
    Erkan Kaptanoglu
    Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Samanpazari, 06550 Ankara, Turkey
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 43:533-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the inner and outer pedicle diameters of lumbar pedicles, to determine the inner/outer pedicle diameter ratios, and to develop a simple measure for estimating optimal pedicular screw size...
  22. doi request reprint Existence of two separate facet joints on the same side: case of a congenital anomaly
    Murat Kutlay
    Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Neurosurgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 21:239-41. 2011
    ..The patient's symptoms were resolved after decompression and fusion surgery. This is a unique case of the congenital existence of two separate facet joints on the same side of the first sacral vertebra...
  23. ncbi request reprint The importance of vertebral artery proximity to the odontoid process during anterior odontoid approaches
    Kagan Tun
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Samanpazari, Ankara 06100, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 16:1325-7. 2009
    ..Since the odontoid process may be in close contact with the VA, the relationship between them should be evaluated preoperatively in all candidates for odontoid surgery using three-dimensional CT angiography...
  24. pmc Anatomical study of axis for odontoid screw thickness, length, and angle
    Kagan Tun
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Samanpazari, 06550 Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 18:271-5. 2009
    ..Screw length should be measured on CT only. To provide safe and strong anterior odontoid screw fixation, screw thickness, length, and angle should be known preoperatively, and these can be measured on X-ray and CT...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effects of topical granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor on dural healing in rats after induced cerebrospinal fluid leakage
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Neurosurg Spine 7:419-22. 2007
    ..In this study, the authors investigate the effects of topically applied recombinant mouse granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF) on dural healing in a rat model of dural injury and cerebrospinal fluid leakage...
  26. ncbi request reprint Infliximab administration reduces neuronal apoptosis on the optic pathways in a rabbit hydrocephalus model: a preliminary report
    Gokhan Kurt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Br J Neurosurg 24:275-9. 2010
    ..This study was designed to explore the effects of infliximab on the optic pathway in kaolin induced hydrocephalus rabbit model...
  27. ncbi request reprint Should we operate all extradural spinal arachnoid cysts? Report of a case
    Ertan Ergun
    Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Neurosurgery Department, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 18:52-5. 2008
    ..Here we present a 14-year-old female who presented with intermittent low back pain for 1 year and a spinal arachnoid cyst that was followed for two years without any neurological deterioration...
  28. pmc A neurosurgical view of anatomical evaluation of anterior C1-C2 for safer transoral odontoidectomy
    Kagan Tun
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 17:853-6. 2008
    ..A quantitative understanding of the anterior anatomy of C-1 and C-2 is necessary when considering transoral odontoid resection. In this study the authors define safe zones for anterior atlas and axis...
  29. ncbi request reprint The role of FloSeal in reducing epidural fibrosis in a rat laminectomy model
    Fikret Dogulu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey, GSM
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 43:346-51. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors investigated the effect of FloSeal (a gelatine-containing thrombin-based haemostatic agent) on spinal epidural fibrosis in a rat laminectomy model...
  30. ncbi request reprint A rare case of intracerebral hemorrhage due to arteriovenous malformation located at petrous portion of the temporal bone
    Emre Cemal Gokce
    Turgut Ozal University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 23:811-4. 2013
    ..We preferred embolisation for this vascular pathology. To the best of our knowledge this represents the first case of an intraosseous arteriovenous malformation located in the temporal bone. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint The effects of fetal allogeneic umbilical cord tissue transplant following experimental spinal cord injury on urinary bladder morphology
    Bulent Erdogan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fatih University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 47:138-44. 2013
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  32. ncbi request reprint Huge intradiploic epidermoid cyst
    Omer Faruk Turkoglu
    Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 44:204-7. 2010
    ..The pathological findings were consistent with the diagnosis of an epidermoid cyst. The patient was discharged free of symptoms...
  33. ncbi request reprint Iniencephaly and long-term survival: a rare case report
    Murat Hamit Aytar
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:719-21. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint A mature cystic teratoma in pineal region mimicking parietal encephalocele in a newborn
    M Kemali Baykaner
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Gazi University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:573-6. 2007
    ..They are usually located in pineal and suprasellar regions. The authors aim to report an extremely unusual presentation, location, and appearance of a teratoma in a newborn...