Funda Corapcioglu

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint MLL-AF4 gene rearrangement in a child with Epstein-Barr virus-related posttransplant B-cell lymphoma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Institute of Oncology, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:740-2. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of anthracycline-induced early left ventricular dysfunction in children with cancer: a comparative study with echocardiography and multigated radionuclide angiography
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:71-80. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Granulomatous reaction in mediastinal B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma and intracardiac thrombosis
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:217-26. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized trial of the antiemetic efficacy and cost-effectiveness of intravenous and orally disintegrating tablet of ondansetron in children with cancer
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Kocaeli University, Department of Pediatric Oncology Izmit Kocaeli Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:103-14. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cefepime versus ceftazidime + amikacin as empirical therapy for febrile neutropenia in children with cancer: a prospective randomized trial of the treatment efficacy and cost
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Kocaeli University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:59-70. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 136 febrile neutropenic episodes in children with cancer: evaluation of treatment effectiveness and cost
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Dokuz Eylul and Kocaeli University, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 21:535-43. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Recombinant human erythropoietin beta therapy: an effective strategy to reduce transfusion requirement in children receiving anticancer treatment
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University School of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:509-21. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Response to rituximab and prednisolone for opsoclonus-myoclonus-ataxia syndrome in a child with ganglioneuroblastoma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:756-61. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Immature gastric teratoma of childhood: a case report and review of the literature
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Kocaeli Universitesi, Kocaeli, Turkey
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:292-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A child with undifferentiated sarcoma of the liver complicated with bronchobiliary fistula and detected by hepatobiliary scintigraphy
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 21:427-33. 2004

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint MLL-AF4 gene rearrangement in a child with Epstein-Barr virus-related posttransplant B-cell lymphoma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Institute of Oncology, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:740-2. 2003
    ..Cytogenetic analysis of the bone marrow cells showed an MLL-AF4 rearrangement. He was treated with a combined chemotherapy regimen. He has been in continuous complete remission for 15 months now...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of anthracycline-induced early left ventricular dysfunction in children with cancer: a comparative study with echocardiography and multigated radionuclide angiography
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:71-80. 2006
    ..Although the study group is small, MUGA seems more sensitive in detecting anthracycline-induced systolic and diastolic cardiac dysfunctions compared to ECHO...
  3. doi request reprint Granulomatous reaction in mediastinal B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma and intracardiac thrombosis
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:217-26. 2008
    ..This is the first reported case of intracardiac thrombosis with MTHFR A1298C and factor XIII V34L mutations together with granulomatous reaction in non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized trial of the antiemetic efficacy and cost-effectiveness of intravenous and orally disintegrating tablet of ondansetron in children with cancer
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Kocaeli University, Department of Pediatric Oncology Izmit Kocaeli Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:103-14. 2005
    ..The results of this study confirmed that ODT formulation of ondansetron is a safe, well-tolerated, and cost-effective antiemetic for children during non-cisplatin-containing moderately and highly emetogenic chemotherapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cefepime versus ceftazidime + amikacin as empirical therapy for febrile neutropenia in children with cancer: a prospective randomized trial of the treatment efficacy and cost
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Kocaeli University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:59-70. 2005
    ..Cefepime monotherapy is as effective as ceftazidime + amikacin combination in febrile neutropenia of pediatric cancer patients and must be preferred due to shorter defervescence of fever, shorter hospitalization, and lower therapy cost...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 136 febrile neutropenic episodes in children with cancer: evaluation of treatment effectiveness and cost
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Dokuz Eylul and Kocaeli University, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 21:535-43. 2004
    ..In conclusion, duration of neutropenia was a significant independent predictive factor for duration of fever In the lymphoproliferative tumors, duration of fever was longer and cost of treatment was more than in the solid tumors...
  7. doi request reprint Recombinant human erythropoietin beta therapy: an effective strategy to reduce transfusion requirement in children receiving anticancer treatment
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University School of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:509-21. 2008
    ..Epoetin beta was found to be safe and effective in the dosage and the scheme it was used in our study...
  8. doi request reprint Response to rituximab and prednisolone for opsoclonus-myoclonus-ataxia syndrome in a child with ganglioneuroblastoma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:756-61. 2008
    ..The authors observed excellent neurologic response in the patient at the 4th week of treatment. Rituximab is a new, promising, and safe therapy for OMA syndrome in children with neuroblastoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immature gastric teratoma of childhood: a case report and review of the literature
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Kocaeli Universitesi, Kocaeli, Turkey
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:292-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A child with undifferentiated sarcoma of the liver complicated with bronchobiliary fistula and detected by hepatobiliary scintigraphy
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 21:427-33. 2004
    ..Hepatobiliary scintigraphy is the useful diagnostic procedure to define bronchobiliary fistula in children with liver tumor and clinical suspicion of bronchobiliary fistula...
  11. ncbi request reprint Monotherapy with piperacillin/tazobactam versus cefepime as empirical therapy for febrile neutropenia in pediatric cancer patients: a randomized comparison
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Kocaeli University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:177-86. 2006
    ..Duration of fever, neutropenia, treatment, and cost of therapy were not different in the treatment groups. Piperacillin/tazobactam monotherapy is as effective as cefepime monotherapy in febrile neutropenia of pediatric cancer patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unresectable multifocal hepatoblastoma with cardiac extension: excellent response with HB-94 chemotherapy protocol
    Nazan Sarper
    Departments of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Kocaeli University, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:386-90. 2006
    ..Despite general agreement that complete surgical resection is the cornerstone of treatment for patients with hepatoblastoma, the patient is in remission with 100% Karnofsky score in the 43 months of diagnosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bronchobiliary fistula detected with hepatobiliary scintigraphy
    Fatma Berk
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Kocaeli University School of Medicine, Turkey
    Clin Nucl Med 31:237-9. 2006
    ..The fistula was then confirmed and corrected with surgery. The patient recovered uneventfully...
  14. ncbi request reprint A case of Jarcho-Levin syndrome associated with bilateral cystic renal disease and wilms tumor: MR imaging findings
    Nagihan Inan
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, University of Kocaeli, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:496-503. 2009
    ..Additional anomalies seen in the present case that are related with this syndrome are also discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal tuberculosis with elevated serum CA 125 level mimicking advanced ovarian carcinoma in an adolescent
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 48:69-72. 2006
    ..In conclusion, tuberculous peritonitis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with ascites and elevated serum CA 125. This marker may be useful in monitoring treatment response...
  16. doi request reprint Hepatic adenomatosis in a 7-year-old child treated earlier with a Fontan procedure
    Kadir Babaoglu
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:861-4. 2010
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge, this case involved the youngest patient with hepatocellular adenomatosis documented in the literature. It was a unique case because the patient experienced HA after a Fontan procedure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma arising as a complication early in the course of Crohn's disease
    Aysen Aydogan
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:411-5. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint A case report with type II pleuropulmonary blastoma: successful treatment with surgery and chemotherapy
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:78-81. 2009
    ..For this reason, patients with initially unresectable tumors should be treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy to reduce the lesion to the point that it becomes resectable...
  19. ncbi request reprint Totally implantable central venous access devices in children with hemato-oncologic malignancies: evaluation of complications and comparison of incidence of febrile episodes with similar patients without central venous access devices
    Nazan Sarper
    Department of Pediatric Hematology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:459-70. 2006
    ..TIDs are essential for management of chemotherapy in pediatric malignancies with acceptable complications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Catheter-associated recurrent intracardiac thrombosis and factor V Leiden mutation in a child with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 47:279-82. 2005
    ..Periodic echocardiography may be considered for a group of patients if the catheter tip is in the right atrium and therapy includes L-asparaginase and corticosteroids...
  21. doi request reprint Pediatric and young adult nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients treated with preradiation Cisplatin and docetaxel chemotherapy
    Ali Varan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hacettepe University, Institute of Oncology, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:1116-20. 2009
    ..To evaluate treatment results for pediatric and young adult (aged <21 years) patients with nonmetastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma treated with neoadjuvant cisplatin + docetaxel and radiotherapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the ileocecal mesentery mimicking abdominal lymphoma in childhood: report of two cases
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Izmit, Derince, Turkey
    Surg Today 35:687-91. 2005
    ..Because the choice of treatment for this tumor is conservative surgery, an accurate preoperative analysis is important to avoid any unnecessary aggressive surgical intervention or other therapeutic approaches...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fatal giant pediatric intracranial cavernous angioma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 48:89-92. 2006
    ..Early recognition by CT or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and prompt surgical evacuation are necessary...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal Hodgkin lymphoma arising from cystic lymphangioma: case report in a child
    Sema Büyükkapu-Bay
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 54:298-300. 2012
    ..In this report, we describe a patient with mediastinal cystic lymphangioma, from which Hodgkin lymphoma was determined to have arisen...
  25. ncbi request reprint A case report: gastric adenocarcinoma in childhood
    Aysen Aydogan
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:489-92. 2009
    ..We point out the importance of upper gastrointestinal system endoscopy in patients with ascites and uncertain diagnosis of the primary focus of malignancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord compression and lung metastasis of Wilms' tumor in a pregnant adolescent
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Urology 64:807-10. 2004
    ..No teratogenic or other toxic effects of vincristine or actinomycin-D were observed in the fetus...
  27. doi request reprint Oligodendroglioma arising in a mature cystic ovarian teratoma in a child
    Sema Büyükka Bay
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27:636-40. 2010
    ..To the authors' knowledge, there are a few reports in the literature of an oligodendroglioma arising in an ovarian teratoma in adults and this presented patient is the first case in childhood...
  28. ncbi request reprint Congenital pineoblastoma and parameningeal rhabdomyosarcoma: concurrent two embryonal tumors in a young infant
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Oncology, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:533-8. 2006
    ..9% of congenital brain tumors. The occurrence of multiple tumors of different histopathologic types in the same individual is a rare event, most often encountered in hereditary cancer syndromes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mammary ductal ectasia as cause of bloody nipple discharge in a 28-month-old boy
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 47:379-81. 2005
    ..Invasive diagnostic studies or surgery should be reserved for cases with a palpable mass, persistent discharge or equivocal ultrasonographic findings...
  30. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and risk factors in parents of children with a cancer diagnosis
    Irem Yalug
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Kocaeli University, Izmit Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:27-38. 2008
    ..The vulnerable parents must receive psychosocial support...
  31. doi request reprint Radiological findings of atypical extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma
    Yonca Anik
    Department of Radiology, Kocaeli University School of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:469-71. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of propranolol treatment for patients with infantile hemangioma
    Funda Corapcioglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:137-41. 2011
    ..Propranolol appears to be an effective drug for infantile hemangiomas with good clinical tolerance. We suggest that propranolol is the preferable drug as the first-line therapy for infantile hemangiomas...
  33. ncbi request reprint Late haemorrhagic disease of the newborn
    Emine Zengin
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kocaeli, Turkey
    Ann Trop Paediatr 26:225-31. 2006
    ..Late haemorrhagic disease of the newborn (HDN) can occur owing to a lack of vitamin K prophylaxis, as a manifestation of an underlying disorder or idiopatically from the 8th day to 12 weeks after birth...
  34. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyosarcoma of the uvula
    Yonca Anik
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Kocaeli University, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:639-40. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of anaplasia and angiogenesis in childhood medulloblastoma: a pediatric oncology group study
    Erdener Ozer
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Pathol Res Pract 200:501-9. 2004
    ..Further validation of the independent prognostic significance of nuclear size in stratifying patients is required...