Ibrahim Sari

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic carbon monoxide exposure is associated with the increases in carotid intima-media thickness and C-reactive protein level
    Vedat Davutoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 219:201-6. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding in a patient with Eisenmenger syndrome using bosentan
    Ibrahim Sari
    Marmara University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Curr Drug Saf 8:282-3. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Fatal myocardial infarction after hydrochloric acid ingestion in a suicide attempt
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, TR 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 26:634.e5-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Myocarditis after black widow spider envenomation
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Gaziantep TR 27310, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 26:630.e1-3. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Deep inguinal infection after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    N Z Med J 121:68-70. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of circadian variation of acute myocardial infarction: afternoon predominance in Turkish population
    I Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University Medical School, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Int J Clin Pract 63:82-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint ABO blood group distribution and major cardiovascular risk factors in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Ibrahim Sari
    Cardiology Department, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 19:231-4. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Effect of pistachio diet on lipid parameters, endothelial function, inflammation, and oxidative status: a prospective study
    Ibrahim Sari
    Cardiology Department, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Nutrition 26:399-404. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Acute sleep deprivation is associated with increased electrocardiographic P-wave dispersion in healthy young men and women
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:438-42. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with prolonged prehospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 36:156-62. 2008

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Publications99

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic carbon monoxide exposure is associated with the increases in carotid intima-media thickness and C-reactive protein level
    Vedat Davutoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 219:201-6. 2009
    ..571, p < 0.001). The increased CIMT and hs-CRP in indoor barbecue workers suggest that chronic CO exposure may increase the risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular events...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding in a patient with Eisenmenger syndrome using bosentan
    Ibrahim Sari
    Marmara University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Curr Drug Saf 8:282-3. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Fatal myocardial infarction after hydrochloric acid ingestion in a suicide attempt
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, TR 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 26:634.e5-7. 2008
    ..Physicians dealing with hydrochloric acid ingestion in the ED should be aware of this possibility and always obtain serial electrocardiograms even if the patient has no cardiac complaint...
  4. doi request reprint Myocarditis after black widow spider envenomation
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Gaziantep TR 27310, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 26:630.e1-3. 2008
    ..In addition to usual measures, we recommend ECG and cardiac-specific enzyme followup for every patient envenomated by BWS for potentially fatal cardiac involvement...
  5. ncbi request reprint Deep inguinal infection after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    N Z Med J 121:68-70. 2008
    ..This case underscores the importance of prevention and management of access site haematoma during percutaneous procedures...
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of circadian variation of acute myocardial infarction: afternoon predominance in Turkish population
    I Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University Medical School, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Int J Clin Pract 63:82-6. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate circadian variation of MI in a Turkish cohort...
  7. doi request reprint ABO blood group distribution and major cardiovascular risk factors in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Ibrahim Sari
    Cardiology Department, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 19:231-4. 2008
    ..Association of ABO blood group distribution with cardiovascular risk factors, coronary artery disease and MI needs to be clarified with multicenter, prospective and large-scale studies...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of pistachio diet on lipid parameters, endothelial function, inflammation, and oxidative status: a prospective study
    Ibrahim Sari
    Cardiology Department, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Nutrition 26:399-404. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate effect of the Antep pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) on blood glucose, lipid parameters, endothelial function, inflammation, and oxidation in healthy young men living in a controlled environment...
  9. doi request reprint Acute sleep deprivation is associated with increased electrocardiographic P-wave dispersion in healthy young men and women
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:438-42. 2008
    ..Because autonomic tone is affected by sleep and sleep duration, we evaluated the effect of acute SD on P-wave duration and Pd in healthy young adults and whether the effect was gender selective...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with prolonged prehospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 36:156-62. 2008
    ..We investigated factors associated with prolonged prehospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic carbon monoxide exposure increases electrocardiographic P-wave and QT dispersion
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Inhal Toxicol 20:879-84. 2008
    ..005; r = .402, P < .001, r = .573, P < .001, r = .615, P < .001, respectively). In conclusion, the present study is the first to assess and find an association between chronic CO exposure and electrocardiographic Pd and QTd/cQTd...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preoperative clinical status but not waiting time predicts in-hospital outcomes of surgery in patients with left main coronary artery stenosis
    Ibrahim Sari
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:173-80. 2007
    ..These results suggest that preoperative clinical status but not waiting time predicts in-hospital surgical outcomes in LMCA stenosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Serum uric acid is a determinant of metabolic syndrome in a population-based study
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Hypertens 19:1055-62. 2006
    ..Determination of serum uric acid concentrations and role in risk of metabolic syndrome (MS) were investigated in 1877 participants in a cross-sectional population-based study including a brief follow-up...
  14. doi request reprint Serum total and high-density lipoprotein phospholipid levels in a population-based study and relationship to risk of metabolic syndrome and coronary disease
    Gulay Hergenc
    Biology Department, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 59:26-35. 2008
    ..Plasma TPL levels point to an adverse relationship to MS, whereas their role in CHD risk needs further investigation. HDL-pls, in contrast, mark substantial protection from MS as well as from CHD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of abdominal obesity and high susceptibility of cardiometabolic risk to its increments among Turkish women: a prospective population-based study
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Metabolism 56:348-56. 2007
    ..A waist girth of 83 cm or greater should be regarded as abdominal obesity among Turkish women...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Lipoprotein (a) in a population-based study: more significant in Turkish women than men?]
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, 80630 Etiler, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 5:271-7. 2005
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  17. doi request reprint Coronary sinus dilatation is associated with left ventricular systolic dysfunction and poor functional status in subjects with chronic heart failure
    Murat Yuce
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:541-5. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Relationship between mean platelet volume and atrial thrombus in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Murat Yuce
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:722-5. 2010
    ..According to our result, MPV cannot be considered as an index of left atrial thrombus in patients with atrial fibrillation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Plasma triglycerides, an independent predictor of cardiovascular disease in men: a prospective study based on a population with prevalent metabolic syndrome
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 108:89-95. 2006
    ..A total of 120 fatal and 221 new nonfatal CVD occurred among adults (mean age 43+/-14) during a mean 9.3 years of follow-up...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fragmented QRS is predictive of myocardial dysfunction, pulmonary hypertension and severity in mitral stenosis
    Murat Yuce
    Cardiology Department, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 220:279-83. 2010
    ..fQRS might be considered as a novel indicator of mitral stenosis severity and associated complications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of pleural effusion, CA-125 and NT-proBNP in patients with acute decompensated heart failure
    Vedat Davutoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Kardiol Pol 68:771-8. 2010
    ..The CA-125 and NT-proBNP levels have been shown in some studies to predict the outcome, however, the prognostic value of other simple clinical parameters such as pleural effusion has not been established yet...
  22. ncbi request reprint Elevated LDL-cholesterol level predicts diabetes in centrally obese women but not men: relative roles of insulin resistance and central obesity
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Circ J 71:1463-7. 2007
    ..The 3,048 participants (aged > or =28 years) were free of DM at baseline, a representative sample of Turkish adults and were evaluated prospectively...
  23. pmc Relationship between renal stone formation, mitral annular calcification and bone resorption markers
    Ahmet Celik
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Ann Saudi Med 30:301-5. 2010
    ..Therefore, we designed this study to test if RSF was associated with MAC and if this association could be linked to bone resorption...
  24. doi request reprint Complete thrombus resolution with tirofiban in obstructive mechanical prosthetic mitral valve thrombosis
    Murat Yuce
    Cardiology Department, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Platelets 21:386-8. 2010
    ..4. In our view, although this issue need to be clarified in further studies, tirofiban seems to be an alternative therapy especially in patients who have high risk of bleeding or surgical complication...
  25. ncbi request reprint Interatrial block and P-terminal force: a reflection of mitral stenosis severity on electrocardiography
    Murat Yuce
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:619-23. 2011
    ..The study aim was to test the hypothesis that, on ECG, IAB with P-terminal force can reflect the echocardiographic severity of mitral stenosis (MS)...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Closure of secundum atrial septal defects by the Amplatzer occluder device]
    Murat Yuce
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 39:35-40. 2011
    ..We evaluated our clinical experience with, and short-term results of transcatheter closure of ASDs with the Amplatzer septal occluder in adult patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mean platelet volume in patients with slow coronary flow and its relationship with clinical presentation
    Zekeriya Nurkalem
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 36:363-7. 2008
    ..We investigated mean platelet volume (MPV) in patients with slow coronary flow (SCF) and its possible relationship with clinical presentation...
  28. doi request reprint Acute sleep deprivation is associated with increased QT dispersion in healthy young adults
    Orhan Ozer
    Cardiology Department, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:979-84. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between acute SD and electrocardiographic maximum QT interval (QTmax), QT, and corrected QT dispersion (QTd/cQTd), which are known to be among predictors of ventricular arrhythmias and sudden death...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pistachio intake increases high density lipoprotein levels and inhibits low-density lipoprotein oxidation in rats
    Nur Aksoy
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 212:43-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that pistachio may be beneficial for both prevention and treatment of coronary artery disease...
  30. doi request reprint Relation of mitral annular dilation with dynamic mitral regurgitation in patients with rheumatic mitral regurgitation
    Caglar Emre Cagliyan
    Cardiology Department, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey
    Echocardiography 29:1031-7. 2012
    ..Data about the dynamic MR in patients with organic valve disease are limited. The aim of this study was to evaluate the alteration of MR by exercise in patients with rheumatic valve disease (RVD)...
  31. doi request reprint Right atrial appendage: forgotten part of the heart in atrial fibrillation
    Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 16:218-20. 2010
    ..A case of RAA thrombus in which the LA and LAA were spared is described. The authors aimed to underline the importance of this rare but potentially dangerous complication of AF...
  32. ncbi request reprint Coronary sinus dilatation. A simple additional echocardiographic indicator of severe rheumatic mitral and tricuspid valve disease
    Nese Kizilkan
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep TR 27310, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 31:153-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of examining the coronary sinus (CS) anatomic diameter as an additional surrogate marker of severity in chronic rheumatic valve disease (RVD)...
  33. doi request reprint Rapid recovery from acute myocarditis under levosimendan treatment: report of two cases
    Suleyman Ercan
    Cardiology Department, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Clin Pharm Ther 38:179-80. 2013
    ..Treatment is generally same as the treatment of conventional heart failure. Levosimendan is a new molecule with inotropic and vasodilator effect and is widely used for acute decompensated heart failure...
  34. doi request reprint Cardiac damage in acute organophosphate poisoning in rats: effects of atropine and pralidoxime
    Ataman Kose
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 27:169-75. 2009
    ..Besides, cardiac nitric oxide may produce protective effect on myocardium with atropine+pralidoxime therapy in rats...
  35. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of rheumatic heart disease in the southeastern Anatolia endemic region: results from 1900 patients
    Orhan Ozer
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Heart Valve Dis 18:68-72. 2009
    ..The study aim was to determine the echocardiographic profile of RHD in this region, from which no recent data are available...
  36. doi request reprint Fibrinolytic therapy of prosthetic mitral valve thrombosis during pregnancy: three case reports and review of the literature
    Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 16:406-13. 2010
    ..Herein, we share the outcomes of 3 pregnant women complicated with PVT and treated with recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fatal giant aortic thrombus presenting with pulmonary edema in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 14:486-8. 2008
    ..The potential causes of aortic thrombus, the clinical spectrum that the patients may present, diagnostic methods, and therapeutic options are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Plasma urotensin II as a marker for severity of rheumatic valve disease
    Orhan Ozer
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 218:57-62. 2009
    ..Furthermore, urotensin II level is correlated with NYHA functional class, and the increase in PAP is predictive of plasma urotensin II...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Echocardiography-guided pericardiocentesis with the apical approach]
    Hasan Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 37:177-81. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate our experience with echocardiography-guided pericardiocentesis with the apical approach for pericardial effusions...
  40. ncbi request reprint High serum levels of adiponectin improve coronary collateral development in patients with coronary artery disease
    Serdar Soydinc
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 211:347-52. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 expression is not a marker of poor survival in lung cancer
    H Mehmet Turk
    Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:315-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between COX-2 expression and clinical and pathological parameters in early and advanced stage lung cancer patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and P wave dispersion in a healthy young population
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiology 104:162-8. 2005
    ..However, the association between P(d) and anxiety has not been studied in normal subjects...
  43. ncbi request reprint Synchronous Hodgkin's disease and gastric adenocarcinoma
    Gazi Comez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Oncology 73:422-5. 2007
    ..Hodgkin's lymphoma is a lymphoproliferative disease arising from lymphoid tissue which is characterized by Reed-Sternberg cells. Synchronous occurrence of these two malignancies has not been reported in the English literature so far...
  44. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 expression in gastrointestinal stromal tumours
    Alper Sevinc
    Department of Medical Oncology, Medical Faculty, Gaziantep Oncology Hospital, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 11:849-53. 2010
    ..While it is well known that cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) expression is increased in colorectal adenoma and carcinoma, there is only limited information on its status in stromal tumours...
  45. doi request reprint Cryptogenic stroke in two cases with left atrial band: coincidence or cause?
    Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, TR 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:360-1. 2009
    ..In conclusion, in cases with ischaemic stroke, especially the ones with undetermined aetiology, LAB should be kept in mind as a potential cause of cardioembolism...
  46. doi request reprint Acute proximal left anterior descending artery occlusion with de Winter sign
    Fuad Samadov
    Department of Cardiology, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 32:110.e1-3. 2014
    ..Here, we report a 41-year-old man presenting with an atypical electrocardiographic manifestation despite angiographically confirmed acute thrombotic occlusion of proximal left anterior descending artery...
  47. doi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction following psoralen plus ultraviolet light therapy
    Fuad Samadov
    Department of Cardiology, Marmara University Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 31:1423.e1-2. 2013
    ..We present here a rare case of 65-year-old woman presented with acute myocardial infarction following PUVA session, which has not been reported previously...
  48. doi request reprint Coronary artery tortuosity: comparison with retinal arteries and carotid intima-media thickness
    Vedat Davutoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Kardiol Pol 71:1121-8. 2013
    ..We conducted a prospective study to investigate the possible relationship between the tortuosity of coronary arteries (TCA) and carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), and also compare TCA to retinal artery tortuosity...
  49. doi request reprint Constrictive pericarditis in a young patient with very thick pericardium initially diagnosed as cirrhosis
    Erdal Durmus
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 7:343-5. 2013
    ..In the present paper, we describe a case of CP with a pericardial thickness of 12 mm that was initially diagnosed as cirrhosis. ..
  50. doi request reprint Embolized Amplatzer septal occluder device presenting with ventricular fibrillation
    Murat Yuce
    Cardiology Surgery Department, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 12:131-2. 2011
    ..Bedside echocardiography revealed a free floating device in transit in the right chambers. Percutaneous retrieval attempt was unsuccessful. He was referred to surgery immediately. To our knowledge, VF has not been reported yet...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional study of complement C3 as a coronary risk factor among men and women
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Clin Sci (Lond) 108:129-35. 2005
    ..Unlike CRP and fibrinogen, C3 was preferentially associated with waist girth and serum triacylglycerols...
  52. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal testicular tumor compressing the left atrium in a young male presenting initially with symptoms of left heart failure
    Yavuz Pehlivan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Intern Med 48:169-71. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, the present case is the first reported case of mediastinal metastatic testis non-seminomatous germ cell tumor causing symptoms of left heart failure by externally compressing the left atrium...
  53. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic echocardiographic predictors of the left atrial appendage contraction velocity in stroke patients with sinus rhythm
    Nevzat Uslu
    Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Cardiology Department, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 208:291-8. 2006
    ..This finding gives new insights for the appropriate strategy in the evaluation of an acute ischemic stroke...
  54. ncbi request reprint A case of misdiagnosed interrupted aortic arch as primary hypertension for almost two decades
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    N Z Med J 120:U2635. 2007
    ..As our case implies, physical examination maintains its pivotal role in the diagnosis of some forms of secondary hypertension, although various high-tech diagnostic tools are needed for confirmation...
  55. doi request reprint Contribution of renal function impairment to unexplained troponin T elevations in congestive heart failure
    Nur Aksoy
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Ren Fail 31:272-7. 2009
    ..We investigated whether impaired renal function is an additional underlying phenomenon contributing to increased TnT levels in patients with CHF...
  56. ncbi request reprint Gastrocolic fistula secondary to gastric diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in a patient with pulmonary tuberculosis
    Mehmet Buyukberber
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep Oncology Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:81-3. 2009
    ..In the literature, the present case represents the first report of a gastrocolic fistula due to gastric lymphoma in a patient with tuberculosis at its initial presentation...
  57. doi request reprint Protective effects of Y-27632 on acute dichlorvos poisoning in rats
    Nurullah Gunay
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
    Am J Emerg Med 28:268-74. 2010
    ..These results show that administration of Rho-kinase inhibitor can produce protective effects against dichlorvos intoxication in rats. These findings may provide new possibilities for the treatment of organophosphate poisoning...
  58. doi request reprint Cardiac effects of magnesium sulfate pretreatment on acute dichlorvos-induced organophosphate poisoning: an experimental study in rats
    Nurullah Gunay
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 133:227-35. 2010
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  59. ncbi request reprint Simple testicular cyst: a rare cause of scrotal swelling in infancy
    Haluk Ceylan
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Int J Urol 11:352-4. 2004
    ..The patients were successfully treated with testis-sparing surgery with outstanding long-term results. This unusual lesion of infancy should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a scrotal mass...
  60. ncbi request reprint A conservative approach to unilateral ovarian torsion in a rat model
    Ebru Dikensoy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 28:1204-7. 2007
    ..To determine whether surgical detorsion is effective in preventing surgical resection in a rat model of ovarian torsion...
  61. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (inflammatory pseudotumor) of the maxillary sinus mimicking malignancy: a case report of an unusual location (is that a true neoplasm?)
    Metin Karakok
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, Inönü Cad Number 35, 27100 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Auris Nasus Larynx 29:383-6. 2002
    ..We discussed the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and may consider it a true neoplasm...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cyclo-oxygenase 2 expression in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma and its clinical correlates
    Yildirim A Bayazit
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:65-9. 2004
    ..To assess the significance of cyclo-oxygenase 2 (COX-2) in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC)...
  63. doi request reprint Systemic light-chain amyloidosis presenting with rapid progressive heart failure
    Murat Sunbul
    Marmara University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 7:224-7. 2013
    ..Despite improvements in diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, diagnosis is difficult and prognosis is still poor in patients with cardiac involvement as in the present case. ..
  64. pmc Pericardial tamponade consequent to a dynamite explosion: blast overpressure injury without penetrating trauma
    Orhan Ozer
    Departments of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 36:259-60. 2009
    ..Cardiac tamponade, although life-threatening, is easy to treat when recognized...
  65. pmc An unusual case of aplastic anemia caused by temozolomide
    Gazi Comez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Case Report Med 2010:975039. 2010
    ..A bone marrow aspiration and biopsy showed hypocellularity with very few erythroid and myeloid cells, consistent with aplastic anemia. In the English literature, aplastic anemia due to temozolomide is extremely rare...
  66. ncbi request reprint Fibrinolytic treatment in left ventricular mobile thrombi with low ejection fraction: results and follow-up of seven cases
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 25:293-6. 2008
    ..Because most patients with mobile thrombi have low ejection fraction and also accompanying heart failure symptoms, decision of surgical treatment is not always easy and thus effective medical treatment is crucial...
  67. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and bone marrow necrosis as the initial presentation of lung cancer
    Alper Sevinc
    Department of Medical Oncology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep Oncology Hospital, Gaziantep, TR 27310, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 13:449-52. 2007
    ..The occurrence of TTP with BMN associated with lung cancer has not been reported in the English literature. First described is a patient with the rare association of TTP and BMN displayed as the first manifestations of a lung cancer...
  68. doi request reprint Intramyocardial dissection after subacute anterior wall myocardial infarction: an unusual form of myocardial rupture with subsequent spontaneous healing
    Ibrahim Sari
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Echocardiography 25:228-30. 2008
  69. doi request reprint Congenital left ventricular diverticuli with anomalous course of right coronary artery surrounding diverticular neck
    Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep 27310, Turkey
    Eur Heart J 29:1708. 2008
  70. ncbi request reprint Gastric and prostate adenocarcinoma in a patient with metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor
    M Emin Kalender
    Department of Medical Oncology, Gaziantep Oncology Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Onkologie 30:568-70. 2007
    ..The most frequently encountered second malignancies in patients with prostate adenocarcinoma include carcinomas of the bladder, stomach, and colon, followed by cutaneous and hematolymphoid malignancies...
  71. doi request reprint How is electrocardiogram influenced by electroconvulsive therapy in males and females?
    Ayse Mizrak
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J ECT 27:73-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate and compare the P duration and P dispersion (Pd) between male and female patients with a primary diagnosis of chronic schizophrenia disorder before and after the electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) period...
  72. ncbi request reprint A case of prolonged asystole during head-up tilt testing
    Murat Sucu
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 37:345-7. 2009
    ..After 25 seconds, he slowly returned to sinus rhythm and regained consciousness. The patient was treated with dual-chamber pacemaker implantation. During one year of follow-up, no major events occurred...
  73. doi request reprint A case of Salmonella typhi endocarditis in pregnancy
    Orhan Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Am J Med Sci 337:210-1. 2009
    ..Whenever possible, transesophageal echocardiographic evaluation should be performed because transthoracic echocardiography might not always demonstrate vegetation as in the present case...
  74. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous undifferentiated small (Merkel) cell carcinoma, that developed synchronously with multiple actinic keratoses, squamous cell carcinomas and basal cell carcinoma
    Abdullah Aydin
    Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Dermatol 30:241-4. 2003
    ..Further research is needed to enlighten the factors inducing this divergent differentiation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell related inflammatory reaction in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    Metin Karakok
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Kolejtepe, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Auris Nasus Larynx 30:81-4. 2003
    ..01). In conclusion, the LC related response is not important to inhibit regional metastasis by cancer cells. The LC is not a reliable tool to determine prognosis of the patients with LSCC in the clinical practice...
  76. doi request reprint Role of rho-kinase gene polymorphisms and protein expressions in colorectal cancer development
    Ibrahim Sari
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Pathobiology 80:138-45. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate a possible association between Rho-kinase (ROCK1 and ROCK2) gene polymorphisms and colorectal cancer (CRC) development...
  77. ncbi request reprint Effects of maternal nicotine exposure during lactation on breast-fed rat pups
    Bulent Hayri Ozokutan
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Gaziantep University Medical Faculty, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Biol Neonate 88:113-7. 2005
    ..It is concentrated in breast milk and is absorbed by the infant. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects on breast-fed rat pups of maternal nicotine exposure during lactation...
  78. doi request reprint Modified IDARAM chemotherapy regimen for primary central nervous system lymphoma: experience of three cases
    Mehmet Yilmaz
    Department of Hematology, Gaziantep University Medical School, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Hematology 13:107-13. 2008
    ..Currently there is no standard treatment modality for PCNSL. Increased dosage of MTX, adding rituximab and consolidation of the IDARAM to R-IDARAM regimen may improve disease control and outcome in PCNSL patients...
  79. ncbi request reprint An interesting cause of esophageal ulcer etiology: Multiple myeloma of IgG kappa subtype
    Yavuz Pehlivan
    Gaziantep University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep, TR 27310, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 12:2305-7. 2006
    ..Esophageal involvement of multiple myeloma should be kept in mind in patients presenting with dysphagia...
  80. ncbi request reprint A giant granular cell tumor of the tongue in a pediatric case
    Enver Ozer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Medicine Faculty of Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 13:95-7. 2004
    ..We presented an interesting case of a giant GCT in a 2.5-year-old patient. It was located under the anterior tongue, filled the floor of the mouth and was resected by the transoral route...
  81. ncbi request reprint Female adnexal tumor of probable Wolffian origin diagnosed during the staging evaluation of extranodal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
    Mehmet Karaca
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep, TR 27310, Turkey
    Leuk Lymphoma 46:929-33. 2005
    ..According to our knowledge, this is the first case of FATPWO coexisting with extranodal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the English-language literature...
  82. ncbi request reprint A unique case of an epidermoid cyst of the pterygopalatine fossa and its management
    Enver Ozer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Kolejtepe, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1259-61. 2003
    ..Epidermoid cyst originating from pterygopalatine fossa has not been reported previously in the literature. We report the first case of epidermoid cyst of pterygomaxillary fossa in this study...
  83. ncbi request reprint Cysteinyl leukotriene receptor expression in aspirin-sensitive nasal polyposis patients
    Zeki Ozen
    Mardin State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 69:176-80. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to detect cysteinyl leukotriene (Cys-LT) receptors in aspirin-sensitive nasal polyposis patients, and compare them with nasal polyposis and chronic rhinosinusitis patients without aspirin sensitivity...
  84. ncbi request reprint Effect of gestational nicotine treatment on newborn rat retina: a histopathological and morphometric analysis
    Cem Evereklioglu
    Departments of Ophthalmology Pathology, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, Kayseri Gaziantep University Medical Faculty, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:527-33. 2003
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint Effect of vitamin A against methotrexate-induced damage to the small intestine in rats
    Mehmet Yüncü
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Gaziantep University Medical School, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 13:346-52. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether or not the administration of vitamin A (VA) protects against methotrexate (MTX)-induced damage to small intestinal epithelium...
  86. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin lymphoma with high adenosine deaminase levels mimicking peritoneal tuberculosis: an unusual presentation
    Mehmet Buyukberber
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep, TR 27310, Turkey
    Leuk Lymphoma 47:565-8. 2006
    ..Therefore, non-Hodgkin lymphoma should be kept in mind in the differential diagnosis in patients with high ascitic fluid ADA levels and in non-responders to anti-tuberculosis treatment...
  87. ncbi request reprint Inferior myocardial infarction and extensive atherosclerosis in a patient with double right coronary artery
    Ibrahim Sari
    Int J Cardiol 111:321-3. 2006
  88. ncbi request reprint Discordance between insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome: features and associated cardiovascular risk in adults with normal glucose regulation
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Istanbul University, 34335 Istanbul, Turkey
    Metabolism 55:445-52. 2006
    ..Insulin resistance without MS tends to implicate in middle-aged and elderly Turkish men roughly a 2-fold CVD risk, corresponding to 50% excess risk per 1 SD in HOMA index, independent of MS and important covariates...
  89. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemic hypertension: distinctive features and cardiovascular risk in a prospective population-based study
    Altan Onat
    Turkish Society of Cardiology, Biology Department, Nisbetiye cad 37 24 Etiler, 80630 Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Hypertens 18:409-16. 2005
    ..High-normal or hypertensive values not meeting the other two criteria were designated as "simple hypertensives" (SH)...
  90. doi request reprint Isolated bone marrow natural killer cell lymphoma with central nervous system involvement mimicking a cerebral infarct
    Ibrahim Adaletli
    Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Radiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Onkologie 31:115-7. 2008
    ..We describe the case of an isolated bone marrow natural killer (NK) cell lymphoma with central nervous system (CNS) involvement mimicking a cerebral infarct. CNS involvement in isolated bone marrow lymphoma has not been reported previously...
  91. ncbi request reprint Uncomplicated diabetes mellitus is equivalent for coronary artery disease: new support from novel angiographic myocardial perfusion-myocardial blush
    Ibrahim Sari
    Int J Cardiol 127:262-5. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate microvascular circulation with novel angiographic perfusion indexes "myocardial blush grade" (MBG) and "myocardial filling time" (MFT) in patients with uncomplicated DM...
  92. ncbi request reprint The dilemma in diagnosing double right coronary artery: contribution of multidetector computed tomography
    Serdar Soydinc
    Int J Cardiol 126:132-3; author reply 134-5. 2008
  93. ncbi request reprint Association of chronic subclinical inflammation with severity and progression of rheumatic valve disease
    Ibrahim Sari
    Int J Cardiol 124:263. 2008
  94. ncbi request reprint In vivo effects of caffeic acid phenethyl ester on myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury and apoptotic changes in rats
    Kerim Cagli
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 35:440-8. 2005
    ..The I/R+CAPE group showed reduced apoptosis, attenuated NO production, elevated myocardial superoxide dismutase (SOD) activity, and diminished serum CK and AST activities, compared to the I/R group...
  95. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous integrin alphavbeta3 and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition causes reduction in infarct size in a model of acute coronary thrombosis and primary angioplasty
    Tadamichi Sakuma
    Cardiovascular Division, Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22908 0158, USA
    Cardiovasc Res 66:552-61. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Intercellular adhesion molecule-1 expression in nasal polyps treated with corticosteroid
    Fehmi Doner
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Suleyman Demirel University School of Medicin, E, Isparta, Turkey
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:407-10. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to compare intracellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) expression in nasal polyp cases who were administered topical corticosteroid and in middle turbinates...
  97. ncbi request reprint Detection of peripheral vascular stenosis by assessing skeletal muscle flow reserve
    Thanjuvar Bragadeesh
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:780-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether the severity of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) can be assessed by measuring blood flow reserve in limb skeletal muscle with contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU)...
  98. ncbi request reprint Excessive maternal caffeine exposure during pregnancy is cataractogenic for neonatal crystalline lenses in rats: a biomicroscopic and histopathologic study
    Cem Evereklioglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, Kayseri, Turkey
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 82:552-6. 2004
    ..To investigate histologically the influence of maternal caffeine exposure during pregnancy in vivo on crystalline lenses in neonatal rats...
  99. ncbi request reprint High dose of caffeine administered to pregnant rats causes histopathological changes in the cornea of newborn pups
    Cem Evereklioglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 9:BR168-73. 2003
    ..This study investigated histopathologically the effects of caffeine on neonatal rat cornea...