Yesim Erbil

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Publications

  1. pmc Neuroendocrine tumors presenting with thyroid gland metastasis: a case series
    Emre Sivrikoz
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Capa Istanbul 34093, Turkey
    J Med Case Rep 6:73. 2012
  2. pmc Pancreatic ampullary carcinoma with neck metastases: a case report
    Murat Aksoy
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cases J 2:146. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy and hypoparathyroidism after thyroid surgery
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Clin Otolaryngol 32:32-7. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors of incidental parathyroidectomy after thyroidectomy for benign thyroid disorders
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34340 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 7:58-61. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for recurrent non-toxic goitre in an endemic region
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 121:231-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The advantage of near-total thyroidectomy to avoid postoperative hypoparathyroidism in benign multinodular goiter
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, 34340, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 391:567-73. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The impact of age, vitamin D(3) level, and incidental parathyroidectomy on postoperative hypocalcemia after total or near total thyroidectomy
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 197:439-46. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The change in the principle of performing laparoscopic adrenalectomy from small to large masses
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34340 Capa Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 7:266-71. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with nonfunctional adrenal incidentaloma: myth or reality?
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University Medical Faculty, 34340, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 33:2099-105. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of lugol solution on thyroid gland blood flow and microvessel density in the patients with Graves' disease
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34093 Capa Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2182-9. 2007

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  1. pmc Neuroendocrine tumors presenting with thyroid gland metastasis: a case series
    Emre Sivrikoz
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Capa Istanbul 34093, Turkey
    J Med Case Rep 6:73. 2012
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  2. pmc Pancreatic ampullary carcinoma with neck metastases: a case report
    Murat Aksoy
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cases J 2:146. 2009
    ..An 18-year-old Turkish woman was referred with a 6-week history of rapidly enlarging cervical mass at the left side...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy and hypoparathyroidism after thyroid surgery
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Clin Otolaryngol 32:32-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the incidence and risk factors of recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy and hypoparathyroidism following thyroidectomy...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors of incidental parathyroidectomy after thyroidectomy for benign thyroid disorders
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34340 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 7:58-61. 2009
    ..We aimed to investigate the clinical relevance of incidental parathyroidectomy and to determine which risk factors are important for it...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for recurrent non-toxic goitre in an endemic region
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 121:231-6. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine the risk factors for recurrence and to assess the complication rate associated with surgery for benign, recurrent goitre...
  6. ncbi request reprint The advantage of near-total thyroidectomy to avoid postoperative hypoparathyroidism in benign multinodular goiter
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, 34340, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 391:567-73. 2006
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  7. doi request reprint The impact of age, vitamin D(3) level, and incidental parathyroidectomy on postoperative hypocalcemia after total or near total thyroidectomy
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 197:439-46. 2009
    ..We aimed to compare the impact of incidental parathyroidectomy and serum vitamin D(3) level on postoperative hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy (TT) or near total thyroidectomy (NTT)...
  8. doi request reprint The change in the principle of performing laparoscopic adrenalectomy from small to large masses
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34340 Capa Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 7:266-71. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the outcomes of laparoscopic adrenalectomy for large tumors with smaller tumors...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with nonfunctional adrenal incidentaloma: myth or reality?
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University Medical Faculty, 34340, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 33:2099-105. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine the effects of NFA on cardiometabolic risk factors and endothelial function and to compare the patients with a 1:1 cardiometabolic risk factor matched control group...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of lugol solution on thyroid gland blood flow and microvessel density in the patients with Graves' disease
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34093 Capa Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2182-9. 2007
    ..Although some endocrine surgeons administer Lugol solution to decrease thyroid gland vascularity, there is still not an agreement on its effectiveness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of preoperative parathyroid fine-needle aspiration and parathormone assay in the primary hyperparathyroidism with concomitant thyroid nodules
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Capa 34093, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 193:665-71. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint Effect of thyroid gland volume in preoperative detection of suspected malignant thyroid nodules in a multinodular goiter
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, University of Istanbul, 34340 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Arch Surg 143:558-63; discussion 563. 2008
    ..The detection of suspected malignant thyroid nodules by ultrasonography is associated with thyroid gland volume and tumor size...
  13. ncbi request reprint Determination of remnant thyroid volume: comparison of ultrasonography, radioactive iodine uptake and serum thyroid-stimulating hormone level
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 122:615-22. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate the accuracy of ultrasonography, radioactive iodine uptake and serum thyroid-stimulating hormone level in predicting the volume of remnant thyroid gland...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is timing important in thyroid reoperation?
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:56-64. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Graves' disease, with and without nodules, and the risk of thyroid carcinoma
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 122:291-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk of thyroid carcinoma in Graves' disease patients, with and without ultrasonographically identified nodules, who subsequently underwent surgical treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of thyroxine replacement on lipid profile and endothelial function after thyroidectomy
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Br J Surg 94:1485-90. 2007
    ..This study investigated the effects of L-thyroxine replacement therapy on lipid profile and endothelial function after thyroidectomy in patients with overt transient non-autoimmune hypothyroidism...
  17. ncbi request reprint Synchronous carcinoid tumour of the small intestine and appendix in the same patient
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Instanbul University, 34430 CAPA Instanbul, Turkey
    West Indian Med J 56:187-9. 2007
    ..Primary carcinoid tumours of the different organ in the same patient is rare. In this paper, the authors present a case with synchronous carcinoid tumour of the small intestine and appendix in the same patient...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of heme oxygenase-1 induction by octreotide on TNBS-induced colitis
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1852-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) induction by octreotide could protect against oxidative and inflammatory damage from induced colitis...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of adenoma weight and ectopic location of parathyroid adenoma on localization study results
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34093, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 32:566-71. 2008
    ..For both normal and ectopic adenoma locations, adenoma weight was found only to be a factor that positively influences imaging study results...
  20. doi request reprint Clinical and radiological features of adrenal cysts
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Urol Int 80:31-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, a better understanding of cystic adrenal masses is necessary to recognize true adrenal cysts and differentiating them from adrenal carcinoma or adenoma by demonstrating the foci of cystic or degenerative changes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the cardiovascular risk in patients with subclinical Cushing syndrome before and after surgery
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, 34340 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 30:1665-71. 2006
    ..Asymptomatic incidentally discovered adrenal masses may indicate that subclinical Cushing syndrome (SCS) is not uncommon. We aimed to evaluate the cardiovascular risk of patients with SCS before and after surgery...
  22. doi request reprint Determinants of postoperative hypocalcemia in vitamin D-deficient Graves' patients after total thyroidectomy
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, 34093 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 201:685-91. 2011
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the factors responsible for postoperative hypocalcemia in euthyroid vitamin D-deficient/insufficient Graves patients who underwent total thyroidectomy at our institution...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of glutamine on radiation-induced organ damage
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34340, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Life Sci 78:376-82. 2005
    ..In conclusion, glutamine has beneficial effects on intestinal and pancreatic damage in abdominal irradiation through the inflammatory process and apoptosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Gamma probe-guided surgery for revision thyroidectomy: in comparison with conventional technique
    Y Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, CAPA 34390 Istanbul, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:583-8. 2005
    ..02). These results indicate that intraoperative gamma probe application may be beneficial to detect and remove residual thyroid tissue in revision thyroidectomy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Oxidative damage in an experimentally induced gastric and gastroduodenal reflux model
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Innov 12:219-25. 2005
    ..Further studies, both animal and human are warranted...
  26. ncbi request reprint The positive effect of adenoma weight and oxyphil cell content on preoperative localization with 99mTc-sestamibi scanning for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 195:34-9. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Radio-guided excision of metastatic lymph nodes in thyroid carcinoma: a safe technique for previously operated neck compartments
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 34:2581-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate whether the radio-guided excision of metastatic lymph nodes makes it possible to find the affected lymph nodes in patients with previously operated neck compartments...
  28. doi request reprint The effect of retroperitoneal fat mass on surgical outcomes in patients performing laparoscopic adrenalectomy: the effect of fat tissue in adrenalectomy
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Innov 17:114-9. 2010
    ..The authors aimed to investigate the effect of retroperitoneal fat mass on surgical outcomes in patients undergoing laparoscopic adrenalectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Severe hyperthyroidism requiring therapeutic plasmapheresis in a patient with hydatidiform mole
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Gynecol Endocrinol 22:402-4. 2006
    ..In conclusion, early diagnosis of molar pregnancy results in decreased incidence of significant complications related to hyperthyroidism...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of gland morphology and concomitant thyroid nodules on preoperative localization of parathyroid adenomas
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Laryngoscope 116:580-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of the presence of thyroid nodules, adenoma weight, and ectopic localization on the sensitivity of different imaging studies in patients with hyperparathyroidism...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of heme oxygenase-1 induction by glutamine on radiation-induced intestinal damage: the effect of heme oxygenase-1 on radiation enteritis
    Murat Giris
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Surg 191:503-9. 2006
    ..The present study was undertaken to investigate the effect of glutamine administration on heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) expression of the radiation enteritis model...
  32. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of octreotide in pancreatic and intestinal changes: radiation-induced enteritis in animals
    Vakur Olgac
    Department of Oncologic Pathology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:227-32. 2006
    ..OCT treatment decreased the end organ damage and inflammation of the small intestine. In conclusion, OCT appears to have beneficial effects on intestinal and pancreatic damage in abdominal irradiation through the inflammatory process...
  33. doi request reprint The effect of anti-thyroid drug treatment duration on thyroid gland microvessel density and intraoperative blood loss in patients with Graves' disease
    Yesim Erbil
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Turkey
    Surgery 143:216-25. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate thyroid blood flow and microvessel density in patients with GD according to antithyroid drug (ATD) treatment, preoperatively...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correlations between vitamin D status and biochemical/clinical and pathological parameters in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Nese Ozbey
    Department of Endocrinology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Capa, 34390, Turkey
    World J Surg 30:321-6. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and the effects of vitamin D status on parathyroid adenoma weight, clinical and biochemical indices in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) were studied...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of glutamine on pancreatic damage in TNBS-induced colitis
    Cumhur Deger
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, 34390 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1841-6. 2006
    ..In conclusion, glutamine appears to have protective effects against TNBS-induced colonic and pancreatic damage. These results imply a reduction in mucosal damage due to anti-inflammatory and antiapoptotic effects of glutamine...
  36. doi request reprint Predictive value of retroperitoneal fat area measurement for detecting metabolic syndrome in patients undergoing adrenalectomy
    Feyzullah Ersoz
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, 34390, Turkey
    World J Surg 35:986-94. 2011
    ..The aim of this clinical trial was to determine whether there is an association between the RFA measurement and MetS components in patients undergoing laparoscopic lateral transabdominal adrenalectomy...
  37. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of thyroglobulin measurement in fine-needle aspiration biopsy for detecting metastatic lymph nodes in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Artur Salmaslioglu
    Department of Radiology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:77-81. 2011
    ..We aimed to compare the diagnostic value of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and fine-needle aspiration thyroglobulin measurements (FNA-Tg) for detecting cervical lymph node metastases from differentiated thyroid carcinomas...
  38. doi request reprint Preventive effect of pentoxifylline on acute radiation damage via antioxidant and anti-inflammatory pathways
    Gülçin Hepgül
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 55:617-25. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether pentoxifylline (PTX) treatment could protect against induced acute radiation enteritis...
  39. ncbi request reprint The effect of heme oxygenase-1 induction by glutamine on TNBS-induced colitis. The effect of glutamine on TNBS colitis
    Murat Giris
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:591-9. 2007
    ..In the present study, we aimed to investigate whether heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) induction by glutamine could protect colitis-induced damage from oxidative, inflammatory, and apoptotic damage...
  40. doi request reprint Radio-guided excision of parathyroid lesions in patients who had previous neck surgeries: a safe and easy technique for re-operative parathyroid surgery
    Serkan Sari
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 9:339-42. 2011
    ..In this study, we aimed to investigate whether the radio-guided excision of pathologic parathyroid lesions allowed us to find affected lesions in patients who had previously undergone neck operations...
  41. doi request reprint The 8-oxoguanine DNA N-glycosylase 1 (hOGG1) Ser326Cys variant affects the susceptibility to Graves' disease
    Sevda Tanrikulu
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Capa, Turkey
    Cell Biochem Funct 29:244-8. 2011
    ..10-6.01, p < 0.001] the Cys allele had 1.83-fold (95% CI: 1.43-2.34, p < 0.001) increase in the risk for developing GD. Our results suggest that Ser326Cys polymorphism of the hOGG1 gene is associated with GD risk...
  42. ncbi request reprint The effect of heme oxygenase-1 induction by octreotide on radiation enteritis
    Semra Dogru Abbasoglu
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of Biochemistry, Capa, 34340 Istanbul, Turkey
    Peptides 27:1570-6. 2006
    ..OCT appears to have protective effects against radiation-induced intestinal damage. This protective effect is, in part, mediated by modification of the inflammatory response and the induction of HO-1 expression...
  43. ncbi request reprint The effect of octreotide on pancreatic damage in TNBS-induced colitis
    Siraç Akgül
    Department of General Surgery, Instanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Instanbul, Turkey
    Surg Innov 13:102-8. 2006
    ..Octreotide appears to have protective effects against TNBS-induced colonic and pancreatic damage. These results imply the reduction in mucosal damage owing to the anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects of octreotide...
  44. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of age and serum parathormone and vitamin d3 levels for postoperative hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy for nontoxic multinodular goiter
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul 34093, Turkey
    Arch Surg 142:1182-7. 2007
    ..Age, postoperative serum parathormone (PTH) level, and preoperative serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) (25-OHD) level predict postoperative hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Value of parathyroid hormone assay for preoperative sonographically guided parathyroid aspirates for minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, CAPA 34390 Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Ultrasound 34:425-9. 2006
    ..This study investigates the use of ultrasound (US)-guided parathyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA) as a confirmatory diagnostic method in patients with hyperparathyroidism undergoing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  46. doi request reprint The characteristics of concomitant thyroid nodules cause false-positive ultrasonography results in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Otolaryngol 30:239-43. 2009
    ..The aims of this prospective clinical study were to evaluate false-positive US results according to the characteristics of concomitant thyroid nodules and to determine which characteristics of thyroid nodules are important...
  47. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of CTLA-4 and Tg polymorphisms in the recurrence of Graves' disease after antithyroid withdrawal
    Sevda Tanrikulu
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Capa Istanbul, Turkey
    Endocrine 30:377-81. 2006
    ..e., radioactive iodine or surgery) may be considered in the patients with G allele and E33SNP of Tg gene is conformed the susceptibility to GD in a Turkish population and having TT genotype increases the susceptibility to GD...
  48. doi request reprint Predictive value of sonographic features in preoperative evaluation of malignant thyroid nodules in a multinodular goiter
    Artur Salmaslioglu
    Department of Radiology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa 34093, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 32:1948-54. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the predictive value of sonographic features in the preoperative diagnosis of malignant thyroid nodules, and to determine the important features of sonography...
  49. ncbi request reprint The effect of glutamine on oxidative damage in an experimental abdominal compartment syndrome model in rats
    Deniz Necdet Tihan
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:1-8. 2011
    ..The aim was to investigate whether or not glutamine, an antioxidant effective amino acid, improves the reperfusion-induced oxidative injury of abdominal hypertension...
  50. ncbi request reprint Metastatic thyroid carcinoma
    Hakan Kaya
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    N Z Med J 118:U1705. 2005
    ..Radiographic features are not useful in making discrimination between the two, however a fine needle aspiration biopsy can be useful. The role of surgical therapy is controversial...
  51. doi request reprint Nonfunctional adrenal lesions without loss of signal intensity on MRI: whose problem is it? The patient's? The surgeon's?
    Nihat Aksakal
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Turkey
    Int J Surg 11:169-72. 2013
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in obtaining a correct preoperative diagnosis...
  52. ncbi request reprint Radio-guided nonpalpable metastatic lymph node localization in patients with recurrent thyroid cancer
    Mustafa Tukenmez
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Turkey
    J Surg Oncol 96:534-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the radio-guided nonpalpable lesion localization technique can be performed safely for the detection and excision of metastatic foci...
  53. ncbi request reprint Thyroid metastasis of malignant melanoma
    Alp Bozbora
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:642-3. 2005
    ..Fine-needle aspiration showed malignant cells, but was unable to indicate that their origin was malignant melanoma. Total thyroidectomy was the therapy chosen for the patient...
  54. doi request reprint Evaluation of recurrent laryngeal nerve monitoring in thyroid surgery
    Serkan Sari
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, 34093 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 8:474-8. 2010
    ..Intraoperative nerve monitoring (IONM) has been used as an adjunct to the visual identification of the nerve. The aim of this clinical trial is to evaluate the effect of the identification time of RLN during thyroidectomy using IONM...
  55. doi request reprint Predictive value of thyroid tissue density in determining the patients on whom sternotomy should be performed
    Serkan Sari
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Surg Res 174:312-8. 2012
    ..There is no consensus for selecting the patients on whom sternotomy should be performed. We aimed to determine the most important factor for predicting requirement of sternotomy...
  56. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of a wandering spleen causing partial colonic obstruction: report of a case
    Umut Barbaros
    Departments of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:462-4. 2007
    ..The accepted treatment of this pathology is splenopexy unless there is no necrosis of the organ. Minimal invasive procedures should be the primary choice in the treatment of this entity...
  57. doi request reprint Heme oxygenase-1 prevents hyperthyroidism induced hepatic damage via an antioxidant and antiapoptotic pathway
    Murat Giris
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Surg Res 164:266-75. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the pathogenesis of liver dysfunction caused by hyperthyroidism through inducing heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) expression, which has antioxidant and anti-apoptotic properties...
  58. ncbi request reprint Lymphoepithelial cyst: a rare cystic tumor of the pancreas which mimics carcinoma
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    JOP 5:392-4. 2004
  59. doi request reprint Primary retroperitoneal hydatid disease mimicking retroperitoneal malignant tumor
    Candas Ercetin
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 12:402-5. 2008
    ..It may develop in almost any part of the body; the liver is the organ most frequently involved. HD in an unusual location may make differential diagnosis difficult. Isolated retroperitoneal HD is extremely rare...
  60. ncbi request reprint Primary hydatid disease in the adrenal gland: a case report
    Selcuk Ozarmagan
    Department of General Surgery, University of Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey
    Braz J Infect Dis 10:362-3. 2006
    ..Other organs that are occasionally affected include the brain, muscle, kidney, heart, pancreas, and adrenal and thyroid glands. We report a case of hydatid cyst of the adrenal gland...
  61. doi request reprint Flapless conventional thyroidectomy: a prospective, randomized study
    Erdinc Kamer
    Department of General Surgery, Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, 35360, Basinsitesi, Izmir, Turkey
    Surg Today 40:1018-22. 2010
    ..In addition, the study determined whether there are any advantages associated with the use of this approach in comparison to conventional thyroid surgery...
  62. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of DNA base-excision repair genes APE/Ref-1 and XRCC1 are not associated with the risk for Graves' disease
    Semra Dogru-Abbasoglu
    Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cell Biochem Funct 27:462-7. 2009
    ..79-1.94), and XRCC1 codon 399 (OR = 1.12, 95% CI = 0.86-1.46) and GD. These preliminary results suggest that APE/Ref-1 (codon 148) and XRCC1 (codons 194 and 399) polymorphisms are not significant risk factors for developing GD...
  63. ncbi request reprint The use of LigaSure in patients with hyperthyroidism
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical School, University of Istanbul, 34390 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 391:575-9. 2006
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the efficacy of the use of LigaSure in patients with hyperthyroidism...
  64. ncbi request reprint Early prediction of anastomotic leakage after colorectal surgery by measuring peritoneal cytokines: prospective study
    Burak Uğraş
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34093 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Surg 6:28-35. 2008
    ..Anastomotic leakage (AL) is a major cause of postoperative mortality and morbidity in colorectal surgery. We investigated the early prediction of peritoneal cytokine levels in developing AL after colorectal surgery...
  65. ncbi request reprint The incidence of primary thyroid lymphoma in thyroid malignancies
    Halil Coskun
    Department of General Surgery, Medicine Faculty of Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 12:11-5. 2004
    ..We investigated the incidence of primary thyroid lymphoma in thyroid malignancies...
  66. ncbi request reprint Handheld gamma probe used to detect accessory spleens during initial laparoscopic splenectomies
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Capa, 34390, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Endosc 21:115-9. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the practicability and efficacy of a handheld gamma probe in identifying accessory spleens at the initial intervention...
  67. ncbi request reprint Cystic lymphangioma of the right adrenal gland
    Lora Esberk Ates
    Department of Pathology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pathol Oncol Res 11:242-4. 2005
    ..Right adrenalectomy was performed. Histopathological examination and immunohistochemical analysis of the cystic lesion was consistent with a lymphangioma...
  68. ncbi request reprint Novel hemostatic devices in thyroid surgery: are they necessary in every patient performing thyroidectomy?
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty Istanbul University Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Technol Int 19:85-90. 2010
    ..Novel hemostatic devices are safe, useful, and time-saving adjuncts for thyroid surgery, and the use of these devices seems to have great advantages in the patients with large goiters...
  69. doi request reprint Intestinal Langerhans cell histiocytosis-like lesion in an adult presented with diverticulitis: a reactive or neoplastic condition?
    Ozgur Mete
    Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Istanbul University, Temel Bilimler Binasi, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pathol Oncol Res 17:403-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, without knowledge of clonal status of a unifocal Langerhans cell proliferation, we recommend using the terminology of LCH-like lesion...
  70. doi request reprint N-butyl cyanoacrylate versus conventional suturing for fixation of meshes in an incisional hernia model
    Ece Dilege
    Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital, General Surgery, Etfal sok Sişli, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Invest Surg 23:262-6. 2010
    ..Fibrin sealant is a feasible option for mesh fixation; however data on cyanoacrylate glues are limited...
  71. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of substernal goiters: clinical experience of 170 cases
    Yesim Erbil
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Capa 34390, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Today 34:732-6. 2004
    ..To discuss the presentation, diagnosis, treatment, histopathological findings, and complications of patients who underwent thyroidectomy for substernal goiter in our surgical clinic...
  72. doi request reprint Ascaris as a leading point for small-bowel intussusception in an adult: a rare cause of intussusception
    Oguzhan Karatepe
    Department of General Surgery, Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul 34394, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 26:381.e3-4. 2008
    ..Intestinal intussusception caused by ascaris, however, is very uncommon. This report describes our experience of this rare cause of intussusception and its clinical findings...
  73. doi request reprint Ectopic growth hormone-releasing hormone secretion by a neuroendocrine tumor causing acromegaly: long-term follow-up results
    Neşe Colak Ozbey
    Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Istanbul University, 34390, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Endocr Pathol 20:127-32. 2009
    ..This case suggests that octreotide treatment may have a beneficial effect on disease course and can be maintained for as long as 7 years in a patient with acromegaly due to a GHRH-secreting neuroendocrine carcinoma...
  74. ncbi request reprint Endometriotic umbilical port site metastasis after laparoscopy
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1761-3. 2005
    ..The dark-colored mass was excised and pathology report revealed it to be an endometriotic implant...
  75. doi request reprint Effect of sildenafil on wound healing: an experimental study
    Hayrullah Derici
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:713-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the effect of sildenafil on the healing process of abdominal wall wound in rats...
  76. ncbi request reprint Is laparoscopic enucleation the gold standard in selected cases with insulinoma?
    Alp Bozbora
    Istanbul University Medical School, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:230-3. 2004
    ..This was the first laparoscopic enucleation of an insulinoma in Turkey. The laparoscopic enucleation procedure is an appropriate method for superficially located pancreatic corpus and tail insulinomas...
  77. doi request reprint Minimally invasive video-assisted subtotal parathyroidectomy with thymectomy for secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Umut Barbaros
    Department of Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:451-5. 2009
    ..Bilateral cervical exploration is optimal for patients with sHPT. The aims of this clinical trial are to evaluate the feasibility of video-assisted subtotal parathyroidectomy as an alternative surgical treatment for sHPT...
  78. pmc Laparoscopic treatment of hypertension after micturition: Bladder pheochromocytoma
    Alp Bozbora
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    JSLS 10:263-6. 2006
    ..This is the first case reported of bladder pheochromocytoma that was laparoscopically treated without using the adjunct transurethral resection. The postoperative follow-up of the patient confirms the success of the surgical procedure...
  79. doi request reprint Anti-CD10 (56C6) is expressed variably in adrenocortical tumors and cannot be used to discriminate clear cell renal cell carcinomas
    Ozgur Mete
    Department of Pathology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Virchows Arch 456:515-21. 2010
    ..This feature should be kept in mind when constructing an antibody panel for an epithelial tumor that involves the adrenal gland and kidney, especially in small biopsy specimens...
  80. ncbi request reprint Malignant phaeochromocytoma with cavoatrial extension: transcaval removal of tumor without cardiopulmonary bypass A case report
    C Dural
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Minerva Chir 65:485-8. 2010
    ..The optimal surgical approach of tumor with inferior vena cava extension depends on the level of vena cava involvement. This article reports a case of malignant pheochromocytoma extending into the cavoatrial junction in a young man...