- Renal scarring and osteopontin gene C/T polymorphism in children with primary vesicoureteral refluxHakan Erdogan
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Dortcelik Children Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Indian Pediatr 49:311-3. 2012..The T allele frequency was associated with a significantly increased risk (26.4 fold) of renal scarring...
- Is ACE gene polymorphism a risk factor for renal scarring with low-grade reflux?Hakan Erdogan
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ege University Medical School, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
Pediatr Nephrol 19:734-7. 2004..0, P=0.024). Although renal scarring is not common in low-grade reflux patients, there may be scarring in some patients. DD polymorphism of the ACE gene is a significant risk factor in low-grade reflux patients with renal scarring...
- A ten-year single-centre experience in children on chronic peritoneal dialysis--significance of percutaneous placement of peritoneal dialysis cathetersNejat Aksu
Department of Pediatrics, Tepecik Teaching and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:2045-51. 2007..Minimal invasive techniques are becoming more popular. This study was performed in order to evaluate the efficiency, the complication profile and the survey of percutaneously placed CPD catheters in children, retrospectively...