Mustafa Sahin

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D3 levels and insulin resistance in papillary thyroid cancer patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Ankara University School of Medicine, İbni Sina Hastanesi Ek Bina M blok Kat 1, 06100, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Oncol 30:589. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of neuropathy in patients with impaired 60-minute oral glucose tolerance test but normal fasting and 120-minute glucose levels
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:289-96. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of orlistat on postprandial serum leptin levels in nondiabetic obese patients
    M Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:169-73. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of metformin or rosiglitazone on serum concentrations of homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B12 in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Diabetes Complications 21:118-23. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Gynaecomastia in a man and hyperoestrogenism in a woman due to ingestion of nettle (Urtica dioica)
    Mustafa Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    N Z Med J 120:U2803. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of single-dose orlistat on postprandial serum glucose, insulin and glucagon-like peptide-1 levels in nondiabetic obese patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:346-50. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgery for hyperthyroidism in Down syndrome: case report
    Mustafa Sahin
    Baskent University, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 5th Street, Bahcelievler, Ankara Turkey
    Mt Sinai J Med 73:784-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prediction of malignancy in cytologically indeterminate thyroid nodules
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:514-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy and ultrasonographic features of infracentimetric nodules in patients with nodular goiter: correlation with pathological findings
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Disease, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Endocr Pathol 17:67-74. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 1 mg and 2 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression tests for the screening of Cushing's syndrome in obese patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Intern Med 48:33-9. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D3 levels and insulin resistance in papillary thyroid cancer patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Ankara University School of Medicine, İbni Sina Hastanesi Ek Bina M blok Kat 1, 06100, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Oncol 30:589. 2013
    ..Vitamin D3 levels and HOMA-IR index may affect tumor diameter. Tumor size that is lower than 1 cm (0.65-0.75 cm) may be related with capsular invasion and lymph node involvement...
  2. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of neuropathy in patients with impaired 60-minute oral glucose tolerance test but normal fasting and 120-minute glucose levels
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:289-96. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of orlistat on postprandial serum leptin levels in nondiabetic obese patients
    M Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:169-73. 2008
    ..Leptin is likely to be involved in the homeostasis of body weight. This study aimed to examine the acute effects of orlistat on postprandial serum glucose, insulin, and leptin levels before any effect on body weight occurred...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of metformin or rosiglitazone on serum concentrations of homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B12 in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Diabetes Complications 21:118-23. 2007
    ..We investigated whether 6 weeks' treatment with metformin or rosiglitazone affects serum concentrations of Hcy, folate, or vitamin B(12) in subjects with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes compared with controls...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gynaecomastia in a man and hyperoestrogenism in a woman due to ingestion of nettle (Urtica dioica)
    Mustafa Sahin
    Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Department, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    N Z Med J 120:U2803. 2007
    ..We report a case of gynaecomastia in a man (in which the only aetiologic factor identified was nettle tea consumption) and a case of galactorrhoea in a woman (in which the only aetiologic factor identified was also nettle tea ingestion)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of single-dose orlistat on postprandial serum glucose, insulin and glucagon-like peptide-1 levels in nondiabetic obese patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:346-50. 2007
    ..In this study we examined the immediate effects of orlistat on postprandial serum glucose, insulin and glucagon-like peptide-1 levels prior to a change in body weight...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgery for hyperthyroidism in Down syndrome: case report
    Mustafa Sahin
    Baskent University, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 5th Street, Bahcelievler, Ankara Turkey
    Mt Sinai J Med 73:784-6. 2006
    ..We also review the literature on the treatment options for hyperthyroidism with DS. We conclude that the role of surgery in the treatment of hyperthyroid patients with DS has yet to be defined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prediction of malignancy in cytologically indeterminate thyroid nodules
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:514-8. 2006
    ..Malignancy rates in these nodules are not low. We examined the malignancy rates in nodules that showed follicular neoplasm or atypical cells on cytology and attempted to predict malignancy based on ultrasonographic features...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy and ultrasonographic features of infracentimetric nodules in patients with nodular goiter: correlation with pathological findings
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Disease, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Endocr Pathol 17:67-74. 2006
    ..In conclusion, small tumor size does not guarantee a low risk of thyroid cancer, and US-FNAB may be useful tool for diagnosing malignant infracentimetric nodules...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 1 mg and 2 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression tests for the screening of Cushing's syndrome in obese patients
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Intern Med 48:33-9. 2009
    ..Traditionally, the gold standard screening test for CS is 1 mg dexamethasone overnight suppression test. However, it is known that obese subjects have high false positive results with this test...
  11. doi request reprint Possible effects of androgens on Islet Cell Functions
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Gaziantep State Hospital Mandatory Duity, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Med Hypotheses 72:711-2. 2009
    ..Also androgen receptors may be new era for Islet Cell transplantation. Researches in patients with PCOS and hypogonadism are necessary to test this hypothesis...
  12. doi request reprint Cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated molecule-4 polymorphism in Turkish patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Department, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ibni Sina Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Immunogenet 36:103-6. 2009
    ..We concluded that A/G polymorphism of CTLA molecule is linked to occurrence of Graves' disease bu not to HT in the Turkish population...
  13. doi request reprint Systolic pulmonary artery pressure and echocardiographic measurements in patients with euthyroid Hashimoto's thyroiditis
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent School of Medicine, Zulfikar sok 28 8 Buyukesat, Ankara, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:530-2. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate systolic pulmonary artery pressure (SPAP) and echocardiographic findings in patients with euthyroid Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Postprandial lipemia as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in patients with hypothyroidism
    Nedret Tanaci
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Endocrine 29:451-6. 2006
    ..In subjects with TSH levels higher than 5 microIU/mL, PPL risk was increased sevenfold. The results of this study show that postprandial triglyceride metabolism is affected in hypothyroidism...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of brain natriuretic peptide levels in hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism
    Derun Taner Ertugrul
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:401-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of thyroid dysfunction on BNP levels...
  16. doi request reprint The association between severity of vitamin D deficiency and Hashimoto's thyroiditis
    Nujen Colak Bozkurt
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Endocr Pract 19:479-84. 2013
    ..We evaluated 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) status in subjects with Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) and healthy controls...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of insulin monotherapy and combination therapy with insulin and metformin or insulin and rosiglitazone or insulin and acarbose in type 2 diabetes
    Hamiyet Yilmaz
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 5 sokak No 48, 06490 Bahcelievler Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Diabetol 44:187-92. 2007
    ..All groups were comparable in hypoglycemic episodes. No serious adverse event was noted in any group...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increased serum chitotriosidase activity following restoration of euthyroidism in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism
    Muhammed Erdal
    Department of Family Medicine Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Intern Med 47:1309-14. 2008
    ..Chitotriosidase activity (ChT) is a new cardiovascular risk marker and is independent of C-reactive protein. The purpose of this study was to determine ChT levels in SH and to examine the effect of levothyroxine replacement on ChT...
  19. ncbi request reprint Needle-free delivery of lidocaine for reducing the pain associated with the fine-needle aspiration biopsy of thyroid nodules: time-saving and efficacious procedure
    Alptekin Gursoy
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Thyroid 17:317-21. 2007
    ..In this double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial, we evaluated the effectiveness of a needle-free injection of lidocaine in achieving satisfactory pain control in patients undergoing FNAB of thyroid nodules...
  20. doi request reprint Three noninvasive methods in the evaluation of subclinical cardiovascular disease in patients with acromegaly: epicardial fat thickness, aortic stiffness and serum cell adhesion molecules
    Oya Topaloglu
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 80:726-34. 2014
    ..Several studies have reported increased risk of cardiovascular disease due to early development of endothelial dysfunction and structural vascular changes in patients with acromegaly...
  21. pmc Heart type fatty acid binding protein response and subsequent development of atherosclerosis in insulin resistant polycystic ovary syndrome patients
    Evrim Cakir
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Diskapi Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Ovarian Res 5:45. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  22. doi request reprint Clinicopathological characteristics of thyroid cancer in patients on dialysis for end-stage renal disease
    Asli Nar Demirer
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Thyroid 18:45-50. 2008
    ..Our aim was to determine the prevalence and clinicopathological characteristics of thyroid cancers in the dialysis population and to evaluate the potential risk factors...
  23. doi request reprint Hyperprolactinaemia associated with increased thyroid volume and autoimmune thyroiditis in patients with prolactinoma
    Müyesser Sayki Arslan
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazid Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:882-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this investigation was to evaluate the effects of hyperprolactinaemia on thyroid function, volume and nodularity in patients with prolactinoma...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of raloxifene on platelet functions in patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Derun Taner Ertugrul
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Platelets 17:351-3. 2006
    ..Although estrogen related compounds do affect platelet function, there is suggestive data in our study that raloxifene in therapeutic dose exhibit no effect on platelet function in patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis...
  25. doi request reprint Is vitamin D status a predictor glycaemic regulation and cardiac complication in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients?
    Hakkı Yılmaz
    Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Researching Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ankara, Turkey
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 6:28-31. 2012
    ..To evaluate vitamin D as a predictor of glycaemic regulation in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients...
  26. pmc The relationship between LH and thyroid volume in patients with PCOS
    Evrim Cakir
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Diskapi Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Ovarian Res 5:43. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  27. ncbi request reprint The analgesic efficacy of lidocaine/prilocaine (EMLA) cream during fine-needle aspiration biopsy of thyroid nodules
    Alptekin Gursoy
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 5 Cadde No 48, 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:691-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the analgesic efficacy of EMLA for FNAB-associated pain in patients with NTD...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prediction of testosterone response to human chorionic gonadotrophin in idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism patients
    Mahmut Yazici
    Department of Endocrinology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:71-6. 2009
    ..LH may effect inhibin B secretion. Further studies are necessary to define the physiology of inhibin B in human males...
  29. doi request reprint Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphism and osteoporosis in the Turkish population
    Ali Riza Uysal
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ibni Sina Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Genet Test 12:591-4. 2008
    ..The genotype frequencies of VDR were not statistically different between patients with osteoporosis and the control group. Among VDR haplotypes, bbAATT and bbTtAa are more frequent in the osteoporosis group than the control group...
  30. doi request reprint Trace element levels in hashimoto thyroiditis patients with subclinical hypothyroidism
    Muhammed Erdal
    Department of Family Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 123:1-7. 2008
    ..014). None of these biochemical risk factors and trace elements have changed after euthyroidism in patients with SH when compared to pretreatment levels. Selenium deficiency may contribute to cardiovascular disease risk in these patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Potential benefits of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on atherosclerosis and glycaemic control in patients with diabetic foot
    Nuri Karadurmus
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Endokrynol Pol 61:275-9. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint HDR syndrome (hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural deafness and renal disease) accompanied by renal tubular acidosis and endocrine abnormalities
    Abdullah Taslipinar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Gulhane Military Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Intern Med 47:1003-7. 2008
    ..Here, we describe a 19-year-old man with HDR syndrome accompanied by renal tubular acidosis and endocrinopathic changes...
  33. pmc Severe hypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitis during pregnancy
    Alptekin Gursoy
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:655-7. 2006
    ..Intravenous insulin is a low-cost and effective alternative treatment in hypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitis during pregnancy. To our knowledge, such a high triglyceride level has not previously been reported in pregnancy...
  34. doi request reprint Effects of N-acetylcysteine, deferoxamine and selenium on doxorubicin-induced hepatotoxicity
    Fatih Bulucu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 132:184-96. 2009
    ..It has been found that DOF, NAC and selenium have protective effects on Dox-induced hepatocellular damage. DOF+NAC did not result additional benefit...
  35. pmc Spontaneous biloma managed with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and percutaneous drainage: a case report
    Gurhan Bas
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul
    J Med Case Reports 5:3. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  36. ncbi request reprint Peutz-Jeghers syndrome: report of 6 cases in a family and management of polyps with intraoperative endoscopy
    Orhan Alimoglu
    Department of General Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:164-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to present six cases of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome in a family...
  37. ncbi request reprint The effect of the degree of histologic inflammation on gallbladder perforation during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Gurhan Bas
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:130-4. 2005
    ..Intraoperative gallbladder perforation is a common complication encountered during the surgery. The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of inflammation on gallbladder perforation during LC...
  38. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous sonographically guided treatment of hydatid cysts in sheep: direct injection of mebendazole and albendazole
    Yahya Paksoy
    Ultra Görüntüleme Merkezi, Konya, Turkey
    J Ultrasound Med 22:797-803. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the scolicidal effect of intracystic injection of benzimidazolic solutions in naturally infected sheep with hydatid disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Comparison of surgical techniques for treatment of benign toxic multinodular goiter
    Orhan Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 29:921-4. 2005
    ..The complication rates for TT and NTT were similar to that for BST. Hence these operation should be considered for patients referred for surgical treatment of toxic MNG...
  40. ncbi request reprint Solitary juxtacortical neurofibroma of the humerus
    Yahya Paksoy
    Ultra Görüntüleme Merkezi Imaging Center, Konya, Turkey
    Skeletal Radiol 31:112-5. 2002
    ..A neurofibroma as a discrete, superficial tumor of a long bone has been described only once in the world literature. We report the radiologic findings of a case of a juxtacortical neurofibroma...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevention of adhesion formations following repair of abdominal wall defects with prosthetic materials (an experimental study)
    Orhan Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:725-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare different modalities in terms of adhesion prevention in a rat model of abdominal wall defect repaired with prosthetic materials...
  42. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mechanical bowel obstruction cases of intra-abdominal tumor and non-tumoral origin
    Adem Akcakaya
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 30:1295-9. 2006
    ..Mechanical bowel obstruction cases constitute an important place in emergency health care services. In this study, bowel obstructions caused by intra-abdominal tumors were compared with those without tumoral causes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy after thyroid surgery
    Orhan Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Surg 93:257-60. 2008
    ..Most recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy after thyroidectomy was transient. Permanent paralysis is associated with reoperative thyroid surgery...
  44. ncbi request reprint Diphenhydramine and hyaluronic acid derivatives reduce adnexal adhesions and prevent tubal obstructions in rats
    Ayse Filiz Avsar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zekai Tahir Burak Maternity Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 106:50-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of diphenhydramine-HCl and Na-hyaluronate derivatives on the development of postoperative peritoneal adhesion and tubal obstruction...
  45. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of liver hydatid cysts: comparison of direct injection of albendazole and hypertonic saline solution
    Yahya Paksoy
    Department of Radiology, Selcuk University, Meram School of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:727-34. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of intracystic injection of albendazole and hypertonic saline in patients with liver hydatid disease...
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of levothyroxine replacement therapy on paraoxonase-1 and carotid intima-media thickness in subclinical hypothyroidism
    Levent Kebapcilar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR41-7. 2010
    ....
  47. pmc Unicameral bone cyst of the lunate in an adult: case report
    Hakan Gundes
    Maltepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Hand Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Orthop Surg Res 5:79. 2010
    ..Cysts with significant cavities at the carpal bones in an adult should be approached cautiously, as they may require early curettage and bone grafting for healing, before collapse and degenerative changes occur...
  48. ncbi request reprint Timing of cholecystectomy for acute biliary pancreatitis: outcomes of cholecystectomy on first admission and after recurrent biliary pancreatitis
    Orhan Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, 34280 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Surg 27:256-9. 2003
    ..Waiting to perform cholecystectomy (interval cholecystectomy) may result in recurrent biliary pancreatitis, which may increase morbidity and the length of the hospital stay...
  49. ncbi request reprint Thyroid cancer in hyperthyroidism: incidence rates and value of ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy in this patient group
    M Sahin
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:815-8. 2005
    ..In patients with hyperthyroidism, US-guided FNAB is useful for detecting thyroid cancer in nodules greater than 5 mm diameter before radioiodine therapy or surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic abdominal cocoon: report of a case
    G Bas
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 108:266-8. 2008
    ..We report a patient diagnosed with abdominal cocoon who was subsequently treated...
  51. ncbi request reprint Torsion of a wandering spleen presenting with acute abdomen: a case report
    O Alimoglu
    Department of General Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, 34080 Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 104:221-3. 2004
    ..Although wandering spleen is a rare clinical entity, the possibility of torsion should be kept in mind in the differential diagnosis of acute abdomen...
  52. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of morbidity and mortality in patients with perforated peptic ulcer
    G Bas
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 108:424-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospective clinical study was to evaluate complications and possible risk factors for peri-operative morbidity and mortality in patients with perforated peptic ulcer (PPU)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Delayed traumatic diaphragmatic hernias presenting with strangulation
    O Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hernia 8:393-6. 2004
    ..A high index of suspicion, physical examination of the chest, and x-ray film are helpful for diagnosis of delayed traumatic diaphragmatic hernias presenting with strangulation...
  54. doi request reprint Two-year follow-up of thirty-two non-functional benign adrenal incidentalomas
    H Yilmaz
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology, Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:913-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the risk of developing endocrine hyperactivity and carcinoma during a period of up to 5 yr in patients with apparently benign and non-functioning adrenal incidentalomas...
  55. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory pseudotumour of the liver presenting with obstructive jaundice
    O Alimoglu
    Department of General Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, 34080 Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 105:309-12. 2005
    ..Peripheral hepatic pseudotumours may be treated with simple observation or conservative therapy. In contrast to this, those involving the porta hepatis require treatment for obstructive jaundice...
  56. ncbi request reprint Femoral hernia: a review of 83 cases
    O Alimoglu
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Mevlana Mah Hekim Suyu Cad, Dostluk Sitesi D 1 Blok D 13, 34080, Kucukkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hernia 10:70-3. 2006
    ..Emergency surgery can increase morbidity and mortality especially in the elderly. Early elective surgery may reduce complication...
  57. doi request reprint Association of the G894T polymorphism of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene with diabetic foot syndrome foot ulcer, diabetic complications, and comorbid vascular diseases: a Turkish case-control study
    Demet Corapcioglu
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:483-8. 2010
    ....
  58. pmc Lower leptin levels in young non-obese male smokers than non-smokers
    Bayram Koc
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Ups J Med Sci 114:165-9. 2009
    ..Plasma leptin is decreased in healthy, young non-obese male smokers independently of the amount of body fat. High amount of smoking is associated with lower serum leptin as well...
  59. ncbi request reprint Association between antibodies against calcifying nanoparticles and mitral annular calcification
    Basar Candemir
    Department of Cardiology, Ankara University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:745-52. 2010
    ..The study aim was to evaluate a possible association between mitral annular calcification (MAC) and CNP infection...
  60. pmc Medical hypothesis: can gonadotropins influence thyroid volume in women with PCOS?
    Evrim Cakir
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Amasya Sabuncuoglu Serefettin Hospital, Amasya, Turkey
    Thyroid Res 5:17. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate the association between LH, LH suppression and thyroid volume in patients with PCOS...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effects of diphenhydramine HCl and methylprednisolone in the prevention of abdominal adhesions
    F M Avsar
    Ankara Numune Training Research and Hospital, Clinic of 1st Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Surg 181:512-5. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of diphenhydramine hydrochloride and methylprednisolone in peritoneal adhesions...
  62. doi request reprint Visfatin plasma concentrations in patients with hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism before and after control of thyroid function
    M Ozkaya
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Maras Sutcuimam School of Medicine, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:435-9. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Treatment and control of hypertension in Turkish population: a survey on high blood pressure in primary care (the TURKSAHA study)
    A Abaci
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Hum Hypertens 20:355-61. 2006
    ..In addition, there are differences between the geographical regions in both the proportion of those receiving medications and the blood pressure control rates...
  64. ncbi request reprint Induction and assessment methods used in experimental adhesion studies
    Hakan Ozel
    First Department of Surgery, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Wound Repair Regen 13:358-64. 2005
    ..Extensive use of complex adhesion classification systems should be used to resolve this discordance between experimental studies...
  65. ncbi request reprint [The effect of long- or short-arm casting on the stability of reduction and bone mineral density in conservative treatment of Colles' fractures]
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology 4 Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 39:30-4. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effect of long- or short-arm casting on the stability of reduction and bone mineral density (BMD) in the forearm in patients treated conservatively for Colles' fractures (CF)...
  66. ncbi request reprint I-131 therapy for thyroglobulin positive patients without anatomical evidence of persistent disease
    N Kamel
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:949-53. 2004
    ..We also evaluated the efficacy of second empirical therapeutic doses of I-131 in these patients...
  67. ncbi request reprint Determination of operation time in colorectal diseases: preoperative chemotherapy application
    Mustafa Sahin
    Meram Medical Faculty, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    J Surg Res 124:209-15. 2005
    ..Our aim was to determine the time it takes for wound healing to return to normal in cases where patients have undergone preoperative chemotherapy...
  68. ncbi request reprint Thyroid medullary carcinoma in a teenager with Cowden syndrome
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Laryngoscope 117:1180-2. 2007
    ..Total thyroidectomy was performed. Histopathologic examination of the specimen revealed thyroid medullary carcinoma. After operation, levels of CEA decreased to normal limits...
  69. ncbi request reprint The effects of anti-adhesion materials in preventing postoperative adhesion in abdominal cavity (anti-adhesion materials for postoperative adhesions)
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of General Surgery, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Inflammation 30:244-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of anti-adhesion materials in postoperative adhesions...
  70. ncbi request reprint The role of dura mater and free peritoneal graft in the reinforcement of colon anastomosis
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Invest Surg 20:15-21. 2007
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  71. ncbi request reprint Acute appendicitis during pregnancy
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Dig Surg 19:40-4. 2002
    ..To analyze the diagnosis and surgical treatment of acute appendicitis during pregnancy...
  72. ncbi request reprint Detection of colonic masses with MR colonography
    Rahime Haykir
    Department of Radiology, Meram Medical Faculty, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:191-7. 2006
    ..Magnetic resonance colonography based on magnetic resonance imaging is a relatively new diagnostic modality for diagnosing colon pathology. The aim of this study was to evaluate its performance in detecting colorectal masses...
  73. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional MR and axial CT colonography versus conventional colonoscopy for detection of colon pathologies
    Rahime Haykir
    Department of Radiology, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya 42080, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 12:2345-50. 2006
    ..To evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of MR colonography (MRC) and CT performance in detecting colon lesions, and to compare their sensitivity and specificity with that of conventional colonoscopy...
  74. pmc Reinforcement of the suture line with an ePTFE graft attached with histoacryl glue in duodenal trauma
    Oral Saygun
    Department of Surgery, Kirikkale University, School of Medicine, Kirikkale, Turkey
    Can J Surg 49:107-12. 2006
    ..Therefore, we evaluated whether the primary repair site could be reinforced with histoacryl glue (HAG) or HAG with an expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) mesh...
  75. ncbi request reprint RF-assisted cystectomy and pericystectomy: a new technique in the treatment of liver hydatid disease
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of General Surgery, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Eur Surg Res 38:90-3. 2006
    ..Radiofrequency (RF) energy has been used for ablation and resection of liver tumors. Purpose: To present a new technique for the treatment of liver hydatid cyst disease...
  76. ncbi request reprint Ischemia-reperfusion injury following superior mesenteric artery occlusion and strangulation obstruction
    Adem Akcakaya
    First Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Surg Res 108:39-43. 2002
    ..Intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) is a serious and common clinical entity resulting in severe tissue injury. This study was designed to compare IRI in superior mesenteric artery (SMA) occlusion and strangulation obstruction (SO)...
  77. ncbi request reprint The effects of different hernia repair methods on postoperative pain medication and CRP levels
    Celalettin Vatansev
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Selcuk, Akyokus, Konya, Turkey
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:243-6. 2002
    ..In conclusion, TEP mesh hernioplasty is less traumatic and yields less postoperative pain than the Nyhus, Lichtenstein, and Bassini procedures...
  78. ncbi request reprint Effects of selective iNOS inhibition in sepsis: evaluation of lung tissue damage and blood gases
    Sami Ceran
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Selcuk University, Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
    Int Surg 93:19-24. 2008
    ..The levels in the aminoguanidine and aminoguanidine + L-arginine groups were similar to the sham group. Lung tissue damage in the sepsis and L-arginine groups was more severe than the other groups...
  79. ncbi request reprint A possible case of gynecomastia with fluoxetine
    Mustafa Sahin
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1369. 2005
  80. ncbi request reprint [A case of Rapunzel syndrome]
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    1st Department of General Surgery, SSK Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 10:260-3. 2004
    ..Following removal of the lesion, the antrum was observed with multiple ulcers secondary to extensive pressure. Postoperative period was uneventful. A subsequent psychiatric consultation revealed depressive personality disorder...
  81. ncbi request reprint The effect of scolicidal agents on liver and biliary tree (experimental study)
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Invest Surg 17:323-6. 2004
    ..We suggest that direct injection of scolicidal agents into the cyst should be avoided particulary in case of biliary communication. If this is to be practiced, hypertonic saline should be preferred as a scolicidal agent...
  82. pmc Loss of the tuberous sclerosis complex tumor suppressors triggers the unfolded protein response to regulate insulin signaling and apoptosis
    Umut Ozcan
    Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mol Cell 29:541-51. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate ER stress as a critical component of the pathologies associated with dysregulated mTOR activity and offer the possibility to exploit this mechanism for new therapeutic opportunities...
  83. ncbi request reprint Clinical and surgical profile and follow up of patients with liver hydatid cyst from an endemic region
    Ahmet Tekin
    Department of General Surgery Meram Medical Faculty, University of Selcuk, Akyokus, Konya, Turkey
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:33-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to present the changes in the treatment of liver hydatid cyst during the last 20 years in our clinic according to literature data...
  84. ncbi request reprint PPARgamma staining as a surrogate for PAX8/PPARgamma fusion oncogene expression in follicular neoplasms: clinicopathological correlation and histopathological diagnostic value
    Mustafa Sahin
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:463-8. 2005
    ..g. during intraoperative frozen section). PPARgamma staining also shows an association with favorable prognosis and may have a role in risk stratification...
  85. ncbi request reprint Effects of hypertonic saline, HAES and dimethylsulphoxide on free oxygen radicals in haemorrhagic shock oxygen radicals in haemorrhagic shock
    Aysegul Bayir
    Meram Medical Faculty of Selçuk University Emergency Department, Merman University Experimental Medicine and Research Center, 42080 Merman Konya
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:154-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of antioxidant and resuscitation fluids which were used during haemorrhagic shock on tissue ischemia...
  86. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hypoglycemia in a type 2 diabetic patient with anti-insulin and insulin receptor antibodies
    Mustafa Sahin
    Diabetes Care 27:1246-7; author reply 1247. 2004
  87. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender on the severity of sepsis
    Mehmet Erikoglu
    Department of General Surgery, Meram Medical Faculty, Selcuk University, Akyokus, 42080, Konya, Turkey
    Surg Today 35:467-72. 2005
    ..To investigate the differences between male and female rats and the effects of sex hormones on tissue changes in the lung and liver in a sepsis model...
  88. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus with the Limberg transposition flap
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    Department of General Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, 34250 Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surgery 134:745-9. 2003
    ..Pilonidal sinus is a common chronic disease of the sacrococcygeal region. Although many surgical methods have been suggested, an ideal method is still lacking because of high recurrence rates...
  89. ncbi request reprint [Complicated Meckel's diverticulum]
    Adem Akcakaya
    S S K Vakif Gureba Teaching Hospital, 1st Surgical Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:246-9. 2003
    ..In this study we present our experience in the surgical treatment of complicated Meckel's diverticulum...
  90. ncbi request reprint Prolonged treatment for acute symptomatic refractory status epilepticus: outcome in children
    Mustafa Sahin
    Division of Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology and the Critical Care Neurology Service, Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurology 61:398-401. 2003
    ..The authors therefore studied the long-term outcome in previously normal children who survived prolonged HDST for acute symptomatic RSE. All have intractable epilepsy, and none returned to baseline...
  91. ncbi request reprint Which repair in umbilical hernia of adults: primary or mesh?
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    Department of Surgery, Vakif Gureba Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Surg 91:258-61. 2006
    ..In conclusion, contrary to the general tendency that small defects can be repaired primarily, polypropylene mesh should be used in all umbilical hernias regardless of the size of the defect...
  92. ncbi request reprint [The comparison of incision and drainage with skin excision and curettage in the treatment of acute pilonidal abscess]
    Ramazan Eryilmaz
    Vakif Gureba Eğitim Hastanesi l Cerrahi Kliniği, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:120-3. 2003
    ..To compare therapeutic values of incision and drainage, with skin excision and curettage in surgical treatment of the patients with acute pilonidal abscess...
  93. doi request reprint Clinical presentation and diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis complex in infancy
    Anita N Datta
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Child Neurol 23:268-73. 2008
    ..Early diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis complex may be essential to the success of future therapies by providing a window of opportunity for their use...