Theodore Karatzas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Management of cystic and solid pancreatic incidentalomas: a review analysis
    T Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 18:17-24. 2013
  2. ncbi Radical nephrectomy with transperitoneal subcostal incision for large and locally advanced tumors of the right kidney
    John Anastasiou
    First Department of Urology, University of Athens Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Ag Thoma 17, Goudi, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Anticancer Res 32:5023-9. 2012
  3. pmc Unique presentation of a giant mediastinal tumor as kyphosis: a case report
    Eleftherios D Spartalis
    Second Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 6:99. 2012
  4. pmc Changes of blood biochemistry in the rabbit animal model in atherosclerosis research; a time- or stress-effect
    Ismene A Dontas
    Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research NS Christeas, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 10:139. 2011
  5. pmc Comparative antilipidemic effect of N-acetylcysteine and sesame oil administration in diet-induced hypercholesterolemic mice
    Laskarina Maria Korou
    Department of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research NS Christeas, Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 9:23. 2010
  6. pmc Differential effect of Pistacia vera extracts on experimental atherosclerosis in the rabbit animal model: an experimental study
    Katerina A Marinou
    Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research Christeas Hall, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 9:73. 2010
  7. ncbi Improving the organ transplantation program in Greece: institution of local transplant coordinators' network
    T Karatzas
    Laikon General Hospital, 2nd Department of Propedeutic Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Transplant Proc 39:793-6. 2007
  8. pmc Giant pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma with hemangioma mimicking intestinal obstruction
    Theodore Karatzas
    2nd Propedeutic Department of Surgery, Laiko General Hospital, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:99. 2011
  9. doi Advanced donor age alone is not a risk factor for graft survival in kidney transplantation
    T Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, General Hospital Laïko, Athens, Greece
    Transplant Proc 43:1537-43. 2011
  10. doi Optimal utilization of expanded criteria deceased donors for kidney transplantation
    Theodore Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, General Hospital Laïko, 17 Agiou Thoma str, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:1211-9. 2011

Collaborators

  • Ioannis Vasileiadis
  • Sofia Tseleni-Balafouta
  • A Kostakis
  • E Theodoropoulou
  • Eleftherios D Spartalis
  • Dimitrios Dimitroulis
  • Ismene A Dontas
  • Dimitrios Iliopoulos
  • George Agrogiannis
  • Katerina A Marinou
  • Georgios Boutzios
  • Petros Charalampoudis
  • John Anastasiou
  • Gregory Kouraklis
  • Nektaria Tsantila
  • Apostolos Papalois
  • Laskarina Maria Korou
  • Panagiotis Ieromonachou
  • Georgios Charitoudis
  • Efthimios Karakostas
  • Evangelia Zapanti
  • Chrysovalantis Vergadis
  • Petros Konofaos
  • Dionisios Mitropoulos
  • Stratigoula Sakellariou
  • Evangelos Felekouras
  • George Koutalellis
  • Panagiotis Lainas
  • Theodore Tokas
  • Constantinos Constantinides
  • Periklis Tomos
  • Nikolaos Karidis
  • Ioanna Delladetsima
  • Grigorios Karagkiouzis
  • Prokopios Magiatis
  • Despoina N Perrea
  • Efstratios Patsouris
  • Leandros A Skaltsounis
  • Maria Halabalaki
  • Ioannis S Vlachos
  • Katerina Georgopoulou
  • Alkisti Pantopoulou
  • Achilles Chatziioannou

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi Management of cystic and solid pancreatic incidentalomas: a review analysis
    T Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 18:17-24. 2013
    ..The present study should serve as a general guide and not applied as strict principles. Key words: cystic pancreatic incidentalomas, diagnostic approach, management, solid pancreatic incidentalomas...
  2. ncbi Radical nephrectomy with transperitoneal subcostal incision for large and locally advanced tumors of the right kidney
    John Anastasiou
    First Department of Urology, University of Athens Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Ag Thoma 17, Goudi, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Anticancer Res 32:5023-9. 2012
    ..Aim: To present our experience with radical nephrectomy using a right subcostal incision with a transperitoneal approach in patients with very large tumors of the right kidney...
  3. pmc Unique presentation of a giant mediastinal tumor as kyphosis: a case report
    Eleftherios D Spartalis
    Second Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 6:99. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Changes of blood biochemistry in the rabbit animal model in atherosclerosis research; a time- or stress-effect
    Ismene A Dontas
    Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research NS Christeas, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 10:139. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the consistency of the biochemical profile of New Zealand White rabbits on standard diet from 3 to 6 months of age, during which they are often used experimentally...
  5. pmc Comparative antilipidemic effect of N-acetylcysteine and sesame oil administration in diet-induced hypercholesterolemic mice
    Laskarina Maria Korou
    Department of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research NS Christeas, Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 9:23. 2010
    ..There is an increasing number of novel antilipidemic therapies under consideration. The putative hypolipidemic effect of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) and sesame oil was studied in a mouse model of dietary-induced hypercholesterolemia...
  6. pmc Differential effect of Pistacia vera extracts on experimental atherosclerosis in the rabbit animal model: an experimental study
    Katerina A Marinou
    Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research Christeas Hall, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 9:73. 2010
    ..The effects of the methanolic (ME) and cyclohexane (CHE) extracts of the Pistacia vera nut, often included in the Mediterranean diet, were studied in the rabbit model of atherosclerosis...
  7. ncbi Improving the organ transplantation program in Greece: institution of local transplant coordinators' network
    T Karatzas
    Laikon General Hospital, 2nd Department of Propedeutic Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Transplant Proc 39:793-6. 2007
    ..This substantial increase was achieved by the institution of TxC network...
  8. pmc Giant pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma with hemangioma mimicking intestinal obstruction
    Theodore Karatzas
    2nd Propedeutic Department of Surgery, Laiko General Hospital, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:99. 2011
    ..Only sporadic cases have been published, in which P-HCC was combined with other liver tumors (mostly benign), making the diagnosis difficult...
  9. doi Advanced donor age alone is not a risk factor for graft survival in kidney transplantation
    T Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, General Hospital Laïko, Athens, Greece
    Transplant Proc 43:1537-43. 2011
    ..The risk of kidneys from elderly donors as well as expanded criteria donors (ECDs) on kidney transplant outcome was investigated...
  10. doi Optimal utilization of expanded criteria deceased donors for kidney transplantation
    Theodore Karatzas
    Second Propedeutic Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Medical School, General Hospital Laïko, 17 Agiou Thoma str, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:1211-9. 2011
    ..The impact of donor risk variables on kidney transplantation (KTx) outcome was investigated...
  11. ncbi An easy and safe model of kidney transplantation in rats
    Theodore Karatzas
    2nd Department of Propedeutic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 27:668-72. 2007
    ..The technique is easy, reliable, and can be routinely applied to other microvascular transplantation procedures...
  12. doi Higher incidence of tall cell variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma in graves' disease
    Georgios Boutzios
    1 Endocrine Unit, Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Thyroid 24:347-54. 2014
    ..Aggressive variants of PTC, such as the TCV, were more frequent in nodular micro-PTC. These findings suggest that prompt and meticulous evaluation of nodules in any patient with GD associated with nodular alterations must be considered. ..
  13. ncbi Bilateral versus unilateral papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: predictive factors and associated histopathological findings following total thyroidectomy
    Theodore Karatzas
    Second Department of Prοpedeutic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Laikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 12:529-36. 2013
    ..This study investigated the rate and predictive factors of bilateral versus unilateral PTMC with the objective of identifying those patients who may benefit from total thyroidectomy...
  14. doi Risk factors contributing to the difference in prognosis for papillary versus micropapillary thyroid carcinoma
    Theodore Karatzas
    Second Department of Propedeutic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Laikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 206:586-93. 2013
    ..Risk factors associated with differences in clinical and pathologic features were analyzed to provide appropriate surgical management...
  15. pmc Neglected papillary thyroid carcinoma seven years after initial diagnosis
    Eleftherios D Spartalis
    Second Department of Propedeutic Surgery, Laiko General Hospital, University of Athens, Medical School, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Case Rep Oncol Med 2013:148973. 2013
    ..After bleeding management, patient was discharged. The patient was fully aware of her situation, but she denied any further therapeutic management...
  16. pmc Co-existence of hepatocellular adenoma and focal nodular hyperplasia in a young female
    Dimitrios Dimitroulis
    Dimitrios Dimitroulis, Panagiotis Lainas, Petros Charalampoudis, Theodore Karatzas, Nikolaos Karidis, Gregory Kouraklis, 2nd Department of General Surgery, Laiko Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, 11527 Athens, Greece
    World J Hepatol 4:314-8. 2012
    ..The uncertainty in diagnosis and acuteness of presenting symptoms were established criteria for prompt surgical intervention...