Ilknur Erol

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in children and adolescents: a single center experience
    Ilknur Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey Electronic address
    Pediatr Neurol 49:266-73. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune encephalitis in children
    I Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Minerva Pediatr 65:295-305. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Acute cerebellar ataxia in a pediatric case of Lyme disease and a review of literature
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 48:407-10. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Acute transverse myelitis in a child with Lyme disease and a review of literature
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 48:325-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Involvement of the globus pallidus in giant axonal neuropathy
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 47:382-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Hashimoto's encephalopathy in children and adolescents
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 45:420-2. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients: a single center experience
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 11:152-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients with the hepatic form of Wilson's disease
    Ilknur Erol
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology Division, 6 Cadde 72 3 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 23:293-300. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint West syndrome in an infant with vitamin B12 deficiency in the absence of macrocytic anaemia
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Paediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:774-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging findings in infantile GM1 gangliosidosis
    Ilknur Erol
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 10:245-8. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in children and adolescents: a single center experience
    Ilknur Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey Electronic address
    Pediatr Neurol 49:266-73. 2013
    ..Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis is an immune-mediated disease that produces multiple inflammatory lesions in the brain and spinal cord...
  2. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune encephalitis in children
    I Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Minerva Pediatr 65:295-305. 2013
    ..The subject of this review includes polioencephalitis, which encompasses syndromes in which there is a loss and/or alteration of neuronal function and in which autoantibodies can be detected in the serum or CSF...
  3. doi request reprint Acute cerebellar ataxia in a pediatric case of Lyme disease and a review of literature
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 48:407-10. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Acute transverse myelitis in a child with Lyme disease and a review of literature
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 48:325-8. 2013
    ..We also review clinical features in all five cases of Borellia burgdorferi-related transverse myelitis in children. We describe here the sixth child with borreliosis-related transverse myelitis...
  5. doi request reprint Involvement of the globus pallidus in giant axonal neuropathy
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 47:382-4. 2012
    ..Thus, magnetic resonance spectroscopy did not produce findings specific to giant axonal neuropathy, but indicated progressive neuronal loss, demyelination, and gliosis in the cerebellar white matter...
  6. doi request reprint Hashimoto's encephalopathy in children and adolescents
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 45:420-2. 2011
    ..Hashimoto's encephalopathy is rarely suspected at presentation. Therefore, greater awareness of its signs by clinicians is necessary for proper diagnoses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients: a single center experience
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 11:152-9. 2007
    ..It is essential that each transplantation team collaborate with pediatric neurologists to ensure the rapid and accurate diagnosis of NCs in infants, children, and adolescents after LT and to prevent the delay of appropriate treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients with the hepatic form of Wilson's disease
    Ilknur Erol
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology Division, 6 Cadde 72 3 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 23:293-300. 2008
    ..Transplantation teams should be aware of the high incidence of neurologic complications in pediatric patients with the hepatic form of Wilson's disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint West syndrome in an infant with vitamin B12 deficiency in the absence of macrocytic anaemia
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Paediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:774-6. 2007
    ..When she was 20 months old she exhibited an age-appropriate developmental and neurological profile. To our knowledge, this is the first report of West syndrome as a presenting symptom of vitamin B(12) deficiency...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging findings in infantile GM1 gangliosidosis
    Ilknur Erol
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 10:245-8. 2006
    ..We showed a a decreased NAA/Cr ration and an increased Cho/Cr ratio. To our knowledge, this is the first report of magnetic resonance spectroscopy findings in type-1 GM1 gangliosidosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in children and adolescents
    Fusun Alehan
    Department of Pediatrics Divisions of Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 22:406-13. 2007
    ..Four patients underwent follow-up cranial imaging, and the images showed nearly complete or complete resolution. The syndrome was clinically reversible in all patients...
  12. doi request reprint Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis associated with influenza A H1N1 infection
    Yasemin Ozkale
    Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 47:62-4. 2012
    ..Although these signs exhibit a self-limited course, the frequencies of severe complications and death are increasing. To date, only a few reports of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis secondary to the H1N1 virus have been published...
  13. doi request reprint Vici syndrome associated with sensorineural hearing loss and laryngomalacia
    Murat Ozkale
    Department of Pediatrics, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Seyhan, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 47:375-8. 2012
    ..We also review clinical features in all 15 Vici syndrome patients, to distinguish general from less common signs. To the best of our knowledge, this report is the first of a Turkish patient with Vici syndrome...
  14. ncbi request reprint +H-proton-magnetic resonance spectroscopic findings in a patient with acute hemicerebellitis presenting without localized signs: a case report
    Engin Melek
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 10:202-6. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Should we routinely perform blood tests in children with uncontrolled seizures?
    Cemile Durmaz
    Adana Teaching and Research Center, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 21:896-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, blood tests, especially to measure calcium, in children with uncontrolled seizures are suggested. Hypoparathyroidism causing hypocalcemia, as present here, is not a rare occurrence...
  16. doi request reprint Increased vulnerability to oxidative stress in pediatric migraine patients
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 43:21-4. 2010
    ..These results confirm vulnerability to oxidative stress in pediatric migraine. Further studies and search for new therapeutic agents with antioxidant properties are needed...
  17. doi request reprint Elevated CK-MB mass and plasma brain-type natriuretic peptide concentrations following convulsive seizures in children and adolescents: possible evidence of subtle cardiac dysfunction
    Fusun Alehan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Epilepsia 50:755-60. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Multidrug resistance 1 (MDR1) 3435C/T genotyping in childhood drug-resistant epilepsy
    Semra Saygi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey Electronic address
    Brain Dev 36:137-42. 2014
    ..Conclusions: Our study does not support any significant association between the MDR1 polymorphism and drug-resistant childhood epilepsy...
  19. doi request reprint Central retinal artery occlusion in a 13-year-old child as a presenting sign of hyperhomocysteinemia together with high lipoprotein(a) level
    M Coban-Karatas
    Department of Ophthalmology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 49:138-40. 2013
    ..We describe a child with central retinal artery occlusion and hyperhomocysteinemia...
  20. doi request reprint Unusual cause of acute neurologic deficit in childhood: primary central nervous system vasculitis presenting with basilar arterial occlusion
    Eren Kale Cekinmez
    Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 01140, Adana, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:133-6. 2009
    ..Stenosis is the most common angiographic finding and it usually affects the middle cerebral artery and its branches. Anterior and posterior circulation is rarely involved...
  21. doi request reprint Glutaric aciduria type II [corrected] and brain tumors: a case report and review of the literature
    Nalan Yazici
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:865-9. 2009
    ..Chemo-radiotherapy was performed after surgery. Our case was the third patient with medulloblastoma in the literature and is still alive with no evidence of the disease 19 months after the initial diagnosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cerebral palsy due to nonlethal maternal carbon monoxide intoxication
    Fusun Alehan
    Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:614-6. 2007
    ..Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning in pregnancy is a relatively rare occurrence, but it can result in fetal mortality and neurologic complications in fetuses who survive to term...
  23. ncbi request reprint Refractory status epilepticus owing to human parvovirus B19 encephalitis in a child
    Ilknur Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Neurology Division, Baskent University School of Medicine, 6 Cadde 72 3 Bahcelievler, 06490 Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 21:820-2. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of human parvovirus B19 encephalitis complicated by refractory status epilepticus in a child...
  24. ncbi request reprint Brain abscess associated with isolated left superior vena cava draining into the left atrium in the absence of coronary sinus and atrial septal defect
    Ilknur Erol
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:454-6. 2006
    ..This anomaly is rare, because only a few other cases have been reported...