Mustafa Sofikerim

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint What is the role of percutaneous needle core biopsy in diagnosis of renal masses?
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Urology 76:614-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormonal predictors of prostate cancer
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Urol Int 79:13-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Correlation of serum androgens and pituitary hormone levels with serum PSA less than 2.5 ng/ml
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1128-33. 2007
  4. pmc Comparison of infection and urosepsis rates of ciprofloxacin and ceftriaxone prophylaxis before percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a prospective and randomised study
    Abdullah Demirtas
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:916381. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Rigorous bicycling does not increase serum levels of total and free prostate-specific antigen (PSA), the free/total PSA ratio, gonadotropin levels, or uroflowmetric parameters
    Tolga Saka
    Department of Sports Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Urology 74:1325-30. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of various modifiers on calcium oxalate crystallization
    Sevsen Kulaksizoglu
    Baskent University, School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Merkez, 42080 Konya, Turkey
    Int J Urol 14:214-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint In vitro effect of lemon and orange juices on calcium oxalate crystallization
    Sevsen Kulaksizoglu
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Konya, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:589-94. 2008
  8. pmc Assessment of the effects of access count in percutaneous nephrolithotomy on renal functions by technetium-99m-dimercaptosuccinic Acid scintigraphy
    Abdullah Demirtas
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    ISRN Urol 2013:827121. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Intravenous dexmedetomidine for treatment of intraoperative penile erection
    Gulen Guler
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:353-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Malignant transformation in abdominal cryptorchid testis 40 years after treatment of seminoma confined to other testis
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Can J Urol 14:3510-3. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint What is the role of percutaneous needle core biopsy in diagnosis of renal masses?
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Urology 76:614-8. 2010
    ..To define the accuracy and acceptability of ultrasonography-guided percutaneous needle core biopsy in diagnosis of renal masses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormonal predictors of prostate cancer
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Urol Int 79:13-8. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Correlation of serum androgens and pituitary hormone levels with serum PSA less than 2.5 ng/ml
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1128-33. 2007
    ..In this population of eugonadal men with serum PSA values less than 2.5 ng/ml, serum androgens and pituitary hormones do not appear to correlate with serum PSA...
  4. pmc Comparison of infection and urosepsis rates of ciprofloxacin and ceftriaxone prophylaxis before percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a prospective and randomised study
    Abdullah Demirtas
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:916381. 2012
    ..As there is no difference between short, and long-term prophylactic use of these antibiotics, preference of short-term prophylaxis for patients with no risk of infection will be important to avoid inappropriate antibiotic usage...
  5. doi request reprint Rigorous bicycling does not increase serum levels of total and free prostate-specific antigen (PSA), the free/total PSA ratio, gonadotropin levels, or uroflowmetric parameters
    Tolga Saka
    Department of Sports Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Urology 74:1325-30. 2009
    ..To determine whether cycling has an effect on serum PSA, gonadotropins, and uroflowmetric parameters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of various modifiers on calcium oxalate crystallization
    Sevsen Kulaksizoglu
    Baskent University, School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Merkez, 42080 Konya, Turkey
    Int J Urol 14:214-8. 2007
    ..This work focuses on the behavior of in vitro calcium oxalate crystallization. The effects of several compounds on the kinetics of calcium oxalate crystallization were examined...
  7. ncbi request reprint In vitro effect of lemon and orange juices on calcium oxalate crystallization
    Sevsen Kulaksizoglu
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Konya, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:589-94. 2008
    ..Dietary factors appear to affect the ability of urine to inhibit calcium oxalate crystallization. These factors encouraged us to study the effects of lemon and orange juices on calcium oxalate crystallization in vitro...
  8. pmc Assessment of the effects of access count in percutaneous nephrolithotomy on renal functions by technetium-99m-dimercaptosuccinic Acid scintigraphy
    Abdullah Demirtas
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    ISRN Urol 2013:827121. 2013
    ..27) and an insignificant increase in the others (P = 0.11). Conclusion. We could not find a superiority of single access over multiple accesses. There is a temporary functional loss in the treated site...
  9. doi request reprint Intravenous dexmedetomidine for treatment of intraoperative penile erection
    Gulen Guler
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:353-7. 2012
    ..Dexmedetomidine is a potent, selective α(2)-adrenoreceptor agonist. In our study, we evaluated the effect of dexmedetomidine on intraoperative penile erection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Malignant transformation in abdominal cryptorchid testis 40 years after treatment of seminoma confined to other testis
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Can J Urol 14:3510-3. 2007
    ..This report describes an exceptionally rare case of a 64-year-old man with seminoma in abdominal cryptorchidism, leading to intestinal obstruction 40 years after curative treatment for seminoma of the other (descended) testis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of conventional and step-wise shockwave lithotripsy in management of urinary calculi
    Deniz Demirci
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University, School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Endourol 21:1407-10. 2007
    ..In this clinical study, our aim was to evaluate the results of conventional and step-wise shockwave lithotripsy (SWL) in the management of urinary calculi...
  12. pmc Which urine marker test provides more diagnostic value in conjunction with standard cytology- ImmunoCyt/uCyt+ or Cytokeratin 20 expression
    Isin Soyuer
    Pathology Department, Erciyes University, Medical Faculty, Kayseri, Turkey
    Diagn Pathol 4:20. 2009
    ..8%). The simultaneous use of the three markers, sensitivity was reaching 92.5%. CONCLUSION: The UCyt+ test and CK20 expression are valid tools for the performance of adjunctive analyses with conventional cytologic examination...
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of in vivo calculation with ultrasonography compared to physical sections in vitro: a stereological study of prostate volumes
    Niyazi Acer
    Department of Anatomy, Erciyes University School of Medicine, 38000, Kayseri, Turkey
    Anat Sci Int 86:78-85. 2011
    ..Thus TRUS underestimated prostate volume by 21.4%, but excellent agreement was found between actual volume and point counting techniques. We believe that the classic ellipsoid formula is inadequate for determining prostate volume...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of simple malrotation on percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a matched pair multicenter analysis
    Murat Binbay
    Department of Urology, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Urol 185:1737-41. 2011
    ..In this multicenter study we compared the outcome of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in patients with and without malrotated kidneys...
  15. ncbi request reprint An extended 10-core transrectal ultrasonography guided prostate biopsy protocol improves the detection of prostate cancer
    Saadettin Yilmaz Eskicorapci
    Department of Urology, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Urol 45:444-8; discussion 448-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of TRUS guided 10-core biopsy strategy for Turkish patients who had biopsy of the prostate for the first time...
  16. ncbi request reprint Epidermoid carcinoma of the lung with isolated penile metastasis
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Can J Urol 14:3643-5. 2007
    ..A fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the penile mass revealed epidermoid carcinoma that was consistent with lung cancer. The patient was considered to have penile metastasis from epidermoid carcinoma of the lung...
  17. ncbi request reprint Testicular choriocarcinoma metastatic to the skin
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:759-62. 2005
    ..Choriocarcinoma has a distinct propensity for early hematogenous spread to distant sites. We present the case of a 42-year-old white male with testicular choriocarcinoma with skin metastasis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 3 doses of ropivacaine for epidural anesthesia in transurethral surgery
    Gulen Guler
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri 38039, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 30:67-71. 2009
    ..To investigate the use of 3 different doses of ropivacaine on the quality of anesthesia and hemodynamics in epidural anesthesia for transurethral surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint An electron microscopic examination of the intravesical ureter in children with primary vesico-ureteric reflux
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    BJU Int 99:1127-31. 2007
    ..To determine the structure of the intravesical distal ureteric wall of patients with primary vesico-ureteric reflux (VUR), and to compare the findings with previous reports...
  20. ncbi request reprint Tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: safe even in supracostal access
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Endourol 21:967-72. 2007
    ..This study was designed to determine the outcome and safety of tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in the treatment of renal calculi...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does previous open nephrolithotomy affect the outcome of percutaneous nephrolithotomy?
    Mustafa Sofikerim
    Department of Urology, Erciyes University, School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Endourol 21:401-3. 2007
    ..To determine the effects of previous open nephrolithotomy on the results and morbidity of subsequent percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL)...