C Topsakal

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of injury of the abducens nerve in severe head trauma: a postmortem study
    Bulent Sam
    National Forensic Institute of Ministry of Justice, Cerrahpasa, Istanbul 34098, Turkey
    Forensic Sci Int 140:25-32. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Seprafilm superior to Gore-Tex in the prevention of peridural fibrosis
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    J Neurosurg 101:295-302. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of prostaglandin E1, melatonin, and oxytetracycline on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant defense system, paraoxonase (PON1) activities, and homocysteine levels in an animal model of spinal cord injury
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1643-52. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Complete superior and inferior sagittal sinus thromboses with multiple cranial nerve pareses and transient ischemic attack--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:383-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of methylprednisolone and dextromethorphan on lipid peroxidation in an experimental model of spinal cord injury
    Cahide Topsakal
    Firat Universitesi, Tip Merkezi, Nörosirürji Klinigi, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 25:258-66. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Chordoma of the thoracic spine--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:175-80. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Unusual arachnoid cyst of the quadrigeminal cistern in an adult presenting with apneic spells and normal pressure hydrocephalus--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:44-50. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Presacral solitary giant neurofibroma without neurofibromatosis type 1 presenting as pelvic mass--case report
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:620-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Malignant schwannoma of the sciatic nerve originating in a spinal plexiform neurofibroma associated with neurofibromatosis type 1--case report
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:551-5. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Medroxyprogesterone acetate, enoxaparin and pentoxyfylline cause alterations in lipid peroxidation, paraoxonase (PON1) activities and homocysteine levels in the acute oxidative stress in an experimental model of spinal cord injury
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 144:1021-31; discussion 1031. 2002

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of injury of the abducens nerve in severe head trauma: a postmortem study
    Bulent Sam
    National Forensic Institute of Ministry of Justice, Cerrahpasa, Istanbul 34098, Turkey
    Forensic Sci Int 140:25-32. 2004
    ..Abducens nerve is injured at the sites of dural entry point, petrous apex and lateral wall of the ICA, directly proportional with the severity of the trauma. This finding is also significant in verification of the severe head trauma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Seprafilm superior to Gore-Tex in the prevention of peridural fibrosis
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    J Neurosurg 101:295-302. 2004
    ..This is an investigation into the effects of two barrier membranes in the prevention of peridural fibrosis in an animal model...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of prostaglandin E1, melatonin, and oxytetracycline on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant defense system, paraoxonase (PON1) activities, and homocysteine levels in an animal model of spinal cord injury
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1643-52. 2003
    ..Investigation of the effects of prostaglandin E1, melatonin, and oxytetracycline on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant and paraoxonase activities, and homocysteine levels in an experimental model of spinal cord injury...
  4. ncbi request reprint Complete superior and inferior sagittal sinus thromboses with multiple cranial nerve pareses and transient ischemic attack--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:383-6. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of methylprednisolone and dextromethorphan on lipid peroxidation in an experimental model of spinal cord injury
    Cahide Topsakal
    Firat Universitesi, Tip Merkezi, Nörosirürji Klinigi, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 25:258-66. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Chordoma of the thoracic spine--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:175-80. 2002
    ..Thoracic chordoma is a recurring neoplasm and is prone to dissemination and sarcomatous differentiation despite its slow-growing nature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unusual arachnoid cyst of the quadrigeminal cistern in an adult presenting with apneic spells and normal pressure hydrocephalus--case report
    Cahide Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:44-50. 2002
    ..Patients should be monitored continuously in the preoperative and postoperative period until the restoration of autonomous ventilation is achieved...
  8. ncbi request reprint Presacral solitary giant neurofibroma without neurofibromatosis type 1 presenting as pelvic mass--case report
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:620-5. 2001
    ..Complete resection is preferred to prevent local recurrence and malignant transformation. Although root section is inevitable, neurological deficit is unlikely...
  9. ncbi request reprint Malignant schwannoma of the sciatic nerve originating in a spinal plexiform neurofibroma associated with neurofibromatosis type 1--case report
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:551-5. 2001
    ..The patient died of unknown factors probably associated with the spinal involvement. MPNST associated with NF1 has a poor prognosis due to recurrence or metastasis despite complete macroscopic removal...
  10. ncbi request reprint Medroxyprogesterone acetate, enoxaparin and pentoxyfylline cause alterations in lipid peroxidation, paraoxonase (PON1) activities and homocysteine levels in the acute oxidative stress in an experimental model of spinal cord injury
    C Topsakal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 144:1021-31; discussion 1031. 2002
    ..Effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate, enoxaparin and pentoxyfylline on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant defence system, paraoxonase activities, and homocysteine levels in an experimental model of spinal cord injury were investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tentorial vascularization in solid hemangioblastoma--case report
    M F Ozveren
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University Medical School, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:201-5. 2001
    ..Computed tomography study in the early postoperative period is helpful to identify this problem...
  12. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea associated with chronic renal failure--case report
    M F Ozveren
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:313-7. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the occipital bone--case report
    F S Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:206-9. 2001
    ..Fourteen months after surgery there has been no recurrence of the tumor. Cranial primary Ewing's tumor has a good prognosis after radical surgery and adjuvant therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Internal carotid artery hypoplasia in two cases
    M Akfirat
    Department of Radiology, Firat University School of Medicine, 23199 Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Radiol 57:951-4. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint The significance of the percentage of the defect size in spina bifida cystica in determination of the surgical technique
    M F Ozveren
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Firat University, 23200 Elazig, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:614-20. 2002
    ..Our aim was to classify meningoceles and meningomyeloceles in terms of defect area as a percentage of the thoracolumbar region to make it possible to select the surgical technique accordingly...
  16. pmc Collet-Sicard syndrome associated with occipital condyle fracture and epidural hematoma
    Fatih Serhat Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Norosirurji Anabilim Dali, Elazig, Turkey
    Yonsei Med J 48:120-3. 2007
    ..Although 3 cases of Collet-Sicard syndrome that were caused by an occipital condyle fracture has been reported, the association between condyle fracture and epidural hematoma has never been described before...
  17. ncbi request reprint Irrigation vs. closed drainage in the treatment of chronic subdural hematoma
    Fatih S Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 12:261-3. 2005
    ..In conclusion, we believe that the burr-hole craniostomy-irrigation technique is a reliable and effective method compared to burr-hole craniostomy-closed system drainage in the treatment of chronic subdural hematoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of rapidly resolving acute subdural hematoma and delayed traumatic intracerebral hemorrhage
    Fatih S Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, TR 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurosurg 40:238-40. 2004
    ..We think that the mechanism involved in the development of a delayed intracerebral hematoma in our case was similar to the one causing delayed traumatic intracerebral hematoma after treatment for increased intracranial pressure...
  19. ncbi request reprint Meningocele with cervical dermoid sinus tract presenting with congenital mirror movement and recurrent meningitis
    Fatih Serhat Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Norosirurji Anabilim Dali, Elazig, Turkey
    Yonsei Med J 45:568-72. 2004
    ..Neurosurgeons should consider the possible coexistence of mirror movement and recurrent meningitis in the treatment of these types of congenital abnormalities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of melatonin and vitamin E in brain damage due to gamma radiation: an experimental study
    Fatih S Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 27:65-9. 2004
    ..Neither substance was capable of preventing vasodilatation. In conclusion, melatonin may be useful in preventing the pathological changes of secondary brain damage as a result of free oxygen radicals generated by irradiation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic interval in delayed traumatic intracerebral hemorrhage: report of two cases
    Metin Kaplan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Firat University School of Medicine, 23100, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 105:153-5. 2003
    ..Despite a long time elapse, DTICH should be considered in the differential diagnosis in the patients with history of head trauma that manifests at later stages with intracranial pressure elevation symptoms such as headache, vomiting...
  22. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of octreotide and melatonin in preventing nerve injury in rats with experimental spinal cord injury
    Fatih S Erol
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig 23200, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 15:784-90. 2008
    ..01). Melatonin was found to be superior to octreotide with respect to the prevention of congestion, edema, axonal degeneration and necrosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hemorrhage into the brain abscess cavity with Fallot's tetralogy
    Metin Kaplan
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:65-6. 2006
    ..Hypoxia caused by Fallot's tetralogy or other congenital heart diseases facilitates the damage of these vessels with the lacking supportive tissues, and in turn intracavital bleeding...
  24. ncbi request reprint Review of complications due to foramen ovale puncture
    Metin Kaplan
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Firat University, Tip Fakultesi, Norosirurji AD, Arastirma Hastanesi, Elazig 23100, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 14:563-8. 2007
    ..Thermocoagulation of the lateral wall of the cavernous sinus may damage the cranial nerves by heat, giving rise to pareses...
  25. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal neurofibroma associated with neurofibromatosis type 2
    Mutlu Cihangiroglu
    Department of Radiology, Firat University School of Medicine, Elazyğ, Turkey
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:1637-9. 2002
    ..Although laryngeal neurofibromas have previously been reported in cases of neurofibromatosis type 1, their presence has never been described in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 2...