Cumali Efe

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Publications

  1. doi Autoimmune liver disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a retrospective analysis of 147 cases
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:732-7. 2011
  2. doi Diagnostic difficulties, therapeutic strategies, and performance of scoring systems in patients with autoimmune hepatitis and concurrent hepatitis B/C
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:504-8. 2013
  3. doi Antibodies to soluble liver antigen in patients with various liver diseases: a multicentre study
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Liver Int 33:190-6. 2013
  4. doi Drug induced autoimmune hepatitis and TNF-α blocking agents: is there a real relationship?
    Cumali Efe
    Hacettepe University, Department of Gastroenterology, Turkey
    Autoimmun Rev 12:337-9. 2013
  5. doi Autoimmune hepatitis in the postpartum period
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Yazgan sokak 21 12 Cebeci, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 36:391-3. 2012
  6. doi Autoimmune hepatitis/primary biliary cirrhosis overlap syndrome and associated extrahepatic autoimmune diseases
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:531-4. 2012
  7. doi Liver biopsy is a superior diagnostic method in some patients showing the typical laboratory features of autoimmune hepatitis
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 36:185-8. 2012
  8. doi Liver fibrosis may reduce the efficacy of budesonide in the treatment of autoimmune hepatitis and overlap syndrome
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Autoimmun Rev 11:330-4. 2012
  9. ncbi A rare complication of Brucella infection: myocarditis and heart failure
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Numune Education and Training Hospital
    Intern Med 48:1773-4. 2009
  10. doi Mean platelet volume is increased in chronic hepatitis C patients with advanced fibrosis
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 37:41-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Autoimmune liver disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a retrospective analysis of 147 cases
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:732-7. 2011
    ..We also evaluated the accuracy of diagnostic criteria and scoring systems for AILD in SLE...
  2. doi Diagnostic difficulties, therapeutic strategies, and performance of scoring systems in patients with autoimmune hepatitis and concurrent hepatitis B/C
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:504-8. 2013
    ..To date, only a few case-based studies have described this association...
  3. doi Antibodies to soluble liver antigen in patients with various liver diseases: a multicentre study
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Liver Int 33:190-6. 2013
    ..To retrospectively assess the estimated prevalence, sensitivity, specificity and clinical significance of anti-SLA in AIH and various liver diseases...
  4. doi Drug induced autoimmune hepatitis and TNF-α blocking agents: is there a real relationship?
    Cumali Efe
    Hacettepe University, Department of Gastroenterology, Turkey
    Autoimmun Rev 12:337-9. 2013
    ..Taking into account the advances in the field of hepatology, this review summarizes the general characteristics of anti-TNF-α induced liver injury and autoimmune hepatitis...
  5. doi Autoimmune hepatitis in the postpartum period
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Yazgan sokak 21 12 Cebeci, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 36:391-3. 2012
    ..Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) presenting primarily in the postpartum period has rarely been reported...
  6. doi Autoimmune hepatitis/primary biliary cirrhosis overlap syndrome and associated extrahepatic autoimmune diseases
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:531-4. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence of concurrent extrahepatic autoimmune diseases in patients with autoimmune hepatitis (AIH)/primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) overlap syndrome and applicability of the 'mosaic of autoimmunity' in these patients...
  7. doi Liver biopsy is a superior diagnostic method in some patients showing the typical laboratory features of autoimmune hepatitis
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 36:185-8. 2012
    ..To investigate whether liver diseases other than autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) can present with the typical features of AIH, and to determine the impact of liver biopsy for differentiating AIH from these conditions...
  8. doi Liver fibrosis may reduce the efficacy of budesonide in the treatment of autoimmune hepatitis and overlap syndrome
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Autoimmun Rev 11:330-4. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the efficacy and tolerability of budesonide as an alternative first line treatment option for autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and the overlap syndrome...
  9. ncbi A rare complication of Brucella infection: myocarditis and heart failure
    Cumali Efe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Numune Education and Training Hospital
    Intern Med 48:1773-4. 2009
    ..Brucella myocarditis and development of heart failure is a very rare complication of brucellosis. We present a patient with new onset heart failure due to brucella myocarditis treated with favorable antibiotic therapy...
  10. doi Mean platelet volume is increased in chronic hepatitis C patients with advanced fibrosis
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 37:41-6. 2013
    ..The goal of the present study was to evaluate whether MPV would be useful in predicting liver histologic severity in CHC...
  11. doi Recent insights into the relationship between inflammatory liver diseases and atherosclerosis
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Investig Med 59:904-11. 2011
    ..In this review, the most commonly encountered inflammatory liver diseases and their effects on atherosclerosis are discussed...
  12. doi The involvement of nitric oxide in the physiopathology of hepatoportal sclerosis
    Tugrul Purnak
    MD, Department of Gastroenterology Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 45:1450-4. 2012
    ..Although there is no data in literature that depicts the role of NO in HPS pathogenesis, this study was conducted in order to evaluate the potential role of NO in patients with HPS...
  13. doi Late autoimmune hepatitis after hepatitis C therapy
    Cumali Efe
    aDepartment of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University bDepartment of Gastroenterology, Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey cDepartment of Hepato Gastroenterology, CHU Reims, Reims, France dDepartment of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1308-11. 2013
    ..Reports on AIH during long-term follow-up after IFN treatment are scarce...
  14. doi Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme level as a marker of fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 13:244-9. 2012
    ..Moreover the association between liver fibrosis and serum ACE levels was also investigated...
  15. ncbi Therapy response and outcome of overlap syndromes: autoimmune hepatitis and primary biliary cirrhosis compared to autoimmune hepatitis and autoimmune cholangitis
    Ersan Ozaslan
    Numune Education and Research Hospital, Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:441-6. 2010
    ..We have assessed two different overlap syndrome groups in patients with AIH-PBC and AIH-AIC, with respect to therapy response and outcome...
  16. pmc Mean platelet volume could be a promising biomarker to monitor dietary compliance in celiac disease
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Samanpazari, Sihhiye Ankara, Turkey
    Ups J Med Sci 116:208-11. 2011
    ..The elimination of gluten from the diet is the main therapeutic approach and usually leads to clinical and laboratory improvement. There are no ideal markers that objectively assess dietary compliance in CD patients...
  17. ncbi The evaluation of bone mineral density in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Tugrul Purnak
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Talatpasa Bulvari, Samanpazari, 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:526-31. 2012
    ..Inflammation is a known risk factor for low bone mass in the body. The primary goal of the present study was to evaluate the association between bone mineral density and liver function in patients with NASH...