Vedat Turhan

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis presenting as severe rhabdomyolysis and pulmonary haemorrhage
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 81327 Uskudar Istanbul, Turkey
    J Infect 52:e1-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint [Hydatid cyst presenting with multiple recurrence and pelvic involvement: case report]
    Hüsrev Diktaş
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastalıkları Servisi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 35:178-80. 2011
  3. pmc Hantavirus infection in istanbul, Turkey
    Oral Oncul
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey O Oncul, Y Atalay, Y Onem, V Turhan, A Acar, S Ozkan, L Gorenek and Refik Saydam National Public Health Agency, Ankara, Turkey Y Uyar, D Y Caglayik
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:303-4. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of Gram-negative organisms in bacterial agents isolated from diabetic foot ulcers
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Infect Dev Ctries 7:707-12. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint [Meningococcemia and meningitis due to Neisseria meningitidis W135 developed in two cases vaccinated with bivalent (A/C) meningococcal vaccine]
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkiye
    Mikrobiyol Bul 44:473-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis in Istanbul, Turkey: a wide spectrum in clinical course and complications
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:845-52. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Histoplasmosis story from Tennessee, U.S.A. to Turkey]
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:339-51. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebral venous thrombosis as a complication of leptospirosis
    Vedat Turhan
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, 34668 Istanbul, Uskudar, Turkey
    J Infect 53:e247-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Strongyloidiosis and Loeffler's syndrome detected in a patient who used a short term steroid treatment]
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 32:48-50. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance of the probe-to-bone test in a population suspected of having osteomyelitis of the foot in diabetes
    Mesut Mutluoglu
    Department of Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, GATA Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 102:369-73. 2012

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis presenting as severe rhabdomyolysis and pulmonary haemorrhage
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 81327 Uskudar Istanbul, Turkey
    J Infect 52:e1-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint [Hydatid cyst presenting with multiple recurrence and pelvic involvement: case report]
    Hüsrev Diktaş
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastalıkları Servisi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 35:178-80. 2011
    ..Bone involvement is found in 1% of patients afflicted with this disease. The spine is involved in about 50% of these cases. Herein, we report a 70 year old male case with pelvic and spinal hydatid cyst who was operated on eleven times...
  3. pmc Hantavirus infection in istanbul, Turkey
    Oral Oncul
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey O Oncul, Y Atalay, Y Onem, V Turhan, A Acar, S Ozkan, L Gorenek and Refik Saydam National Public Health Agency, Ankara, Turkey Y Uyar, D Y Caglayik
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:303-4. 2011
    ..The hantavirus responsible for this epidemic was a PUUV subtype (4). We report a man infected with DOBV in Turkey who died 2 days after admission to an intensive care unit (ICU)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of Gram-negative organisms in bacterial agents isolated from diabetic foot ulcers
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Infect Dev Ctries 7:707-12. 2013
    ..In the present study, we sought to identify the bacterial organisms associated with diabetic foot infections (DFIs) and their antibiotic sensitivity profiles...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Meningococcemia and meningitis due to Neisseria meningitidis W135 developed in two cases vaccinated with bivalent (A/C) meningococcal vaccine]
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkiye
    Mikrobiyol Bul 44:473-8. 2010
    ..Since N.meningitidis W135 strains may lead to serious diseases, vaccination of the risk population with the conjugate tetravalent meningococcal vaccine (A/C/Y/W135) should be taken into consideration in Turkey...
  6. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis in Istanbul, Turkey: a wide spectrum in clinical course and complications
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:845-52. 2006
    ..Clinical awareness, use of probable leptospirosis diagnosis forms and the application of different laboratory methods in the diagnosis of suspected cases may offer the chance to diagnose the leptospirosis accurately...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Histoplasmosis story from Tennessee, U.S.A. to Turkey]
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:339-51. 2009
    ..Owing to these data, it is believed that Turkey is a possible endemic region for this fungal disease. Therefore it is aimed to make a concise review of histoplasmosis in U.S.A., Europe and Turkey in this article...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebral venous thrombosis as a complication of leptospirosis
    Vedat Turhan
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, 34668 Istanbul, Uskudar, Turkey
    J Infect 53:e247-9. 2006
    ..This is the first case reported which shows CVT as a complication after the leptospirosis infection. An acutely developed leptospirosis and post-infectious CVT in a 21-year-old soldier is described here...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Strongyloidiosis and Loeffler's syndrome detected in a patient who used a short term steroid treatment]
    Vedat Turhan
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 32:48-50. 2008
    ..The patient was treated successfully with albendazole. His symptoms improved and Strongyloides stercoralis was not detected in subsequent follow-up examinations thereafter...
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance of the probe-to-bone test in a population suspected of having osteomyelitis of the foot in diabetes
    Mesut Mutluoglu
    Department of Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, GATA Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 102:369-73. 2012
    ..We investigated the validity of probe-to-bone testing in the diagnosis of osteomyelitis in a selected subgroup of patients clinically suspected of having diabetic foot osteomyelitis...
  11. doi request reprint [The management of therapeutic failure in a falciparum malaria patient under oral arthemether-lumefantrine therapy]
    Asim Ulcay
    Gülhane Askeri Tip Akademisi Haydarpaşa Eğitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkiye
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 38:61-7. 2014
    ..For the possibility of recurrence, close monitoring of patients is very important in the critical course after adequate treatment...
  12. doi request reprint The implications of the presence of osteomyelitis on outcomes of infected diabetic foot wounds
    Mesut Mutluoglu
    Department of Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 45:497-503. 2013
    ..To assess the effect of the presence of osteomyelitis in patients with a diabetic foot infection...
  13. doi request reprint Can procalcitonin predict bone infection in people with diabetes with infected foot ulcers? A pilot study
    Mesut Mutluoglu
    Department of Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydapaşa Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:53-6. 2011
    ..This study aimed to investigate the serum levels of PCT and other conventional infection markers in diabetic persons with and without osteomyelitis...
  14. doi request reprint Piperacillin/tazobactam-induced neutropenia, thrombocytopenia, and fever during treatment of a diabetic foot infection
    Gunalp Uzun
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Sualtıve Hiperbarik Tıp Servisi, 34668 Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 45:73-6. 2013
    ..We recommend vigilance when long-term PTZ use is planned in patients with diabetic foot infections...
  15. doi request reprint How reliable are cultures of specimens from superficial swabs compared with those of deep tissue in patients with diabetic foot ulcers?
    Mesut Mutluoglu
    Department of Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine, GATA Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, 34668, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Diabetes Complications 26:225-9. 2012
    ..To assess the reliability of cultures of superficial swabs (SS) by comparing them with cultures of concomitantly obtained deep tissue (DT) specimens in patients with diabetic foot ulcers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial infection characteristics in a burn intensive care unit: Analysis of an eleven-year active surveillance
    Oral Oncul
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Burns 40:835-41. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen as adjunctive therapy in experimental mediastinitis
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Surg Res 155:111-5. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint [A case of brucellosis complicated with endocarditis, pyelonephritis, sacroileitis and thyroiditis]
    Ali Acar
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:141-5. 2009
    ..In endemic areas, brucellosis should always be taken into consideration in patients with fever of unknown origin and multisystem involvement...
  19. ncbi request reprint A case of Weil's syndrome developing steroid resistant immune haemolytic anaemia
    Emrullah Solmazgul
    Department of Internal Medicine, GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:700-2. 2005
    ..In this paper we present a case of Weil's syndrome in which immune haemolytic anaemia findings, and haemolysis could only be controlled by intravenous immunoglobulin (IvIg) treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Microorganisms isolated from middle ear cultures and their antibacterial susceptibility in patients with chronic suppurative otitis media]
    H Cem Gul
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Gumussuyu Military Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 16:164-8. 2006
    ..This study sought to determine causative microorganisms of chronic suppurative otitis media and their antibacterial susceptibility...
  21. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster ophthalmicus and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
    Yasar Kucukardali
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Intern Med 47:463-5. 2008
    ....
  22. pmc Efficacy and tolerability of antibiotic combinations in neurobrucellosis: results of the Istanbul study
    Hakan Erdem
    Kasimpasa Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:1523-8. 2012
    ..3%, n = 6/42) compared to P1 (2.6%, n = 3/117) and P3 (6.1%, n = 3/49) (P = 0.020). Seemingly, ceftriaxone-based regimens are more successful and require shorter therapy than the oral treatment protocol...
  23. doi request reprint [A case report: elephantiasis]
    Ergenekon Karagöz
    Gülhane Askeri Tip Akademisi Haydarpaşa Eğitim Hastanesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Servisi, Istanbul, Turkiye
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 36:188-90. 2012
    ..In the list of differential diagnosis, filarial elephantiasis was also thought, consequently KTS was diagnosed. (Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2012; 36: 188-90)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Procalcitonin as a diagnostic aid in diabetic foot infections
    Gunalp Uzun
    Department of Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:305-12. 2007
    ..785; p = 0.001), ESR (0.752; p = 0.003), and finally CRP (0.625; p = 0.137). These results suggest that PCT may be a useful diagnostic marker for DFI. Additional research is needed to better define the role of PCT in DFI...
  25. doi request reprint Mortality indicators in pneumococcal meningitis: therapeutic implications
    Hakan Erdem
    GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Istanbul, Turkey Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 19:13-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to delineate mortality indicators in pneumococcal meningitis with special emphasis on therapeutic implications...
  26. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of cervical lymphadenitis mimicking malignancy due to tularemia: our experiences
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 56:252-7. 2013
    ..OPT may cause tonsillopharyngitis followed by cervical lymphadenopathies (LAPs). Without treatment LAP may persist for several months and may mimic other diseases causing cervical LAPs...
  27. doi request reprint Ribavirin is not effective against Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: observations from the Turkish experience
    Bahadir Ceylan
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Vatan cad, Fatih 34093, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e799-801. 2013
    ..6-11% in those who were not treated with this drug. These findings suggest that patients with CCHF should be followed with supportive care only until randomized controlled trials with larger groups have been conducted. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint [Notice of fi rst NDM-1 expressing isolates in Turkey and the use of modifi ed Hodge test]
    Mustafa Hatipoglu
    GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 48:188-9. 2014
    ..The use of ertapenem for screening carbapenem resistance and also adding ZnSO4 to MHT for the detection of NDM-1 strains are of great importance. ..
  29. pmc Identification and differentiation of clinically relevant mycobacterium species directly from acid-fast bacillus-positive culture broth
    Haijing Li
    Departments of Pathology1 and Medicine, 2 Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:3814-20. 2009
    ..intracellulare complex strains into M. avium and M. intracellulare may provide a tool to better understand the role of Mycobacterium avium-M. intracellulare complex isolates in human disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis presenting with mania and psychosis: four consecutive cases seen in a military hospital in Turkey
    Umit B Semiz
    GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:299-305. 2005
    ..To present the clinical features and the treatment alternatives of manic and psychotic symptoms in patients with leptospirosis...
  31. doi request reprint [Hydatid cyst disease mimicking metastatic lung disease: a case report]
    Nurettin Yiyit
    GATA Haydarpasa Egitim Hastanesi, Göğüs Cerrahisi Servisi, Istanbul, Turkiye, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 35:120-4. 2011
    ..Although main treatment modality is surgery for HCD, when all cysts can not remove with the surgical treatment in patient with multiple cysts, medical treatment can be administered...
  32. ncbi request reprint Investigation of the genotype distribution of hepatitis C virus among Turkish population in Turkey and various European countries
    Vedat Turhan
    Department of Infection Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Istanbul 81327, Turkey
    Chin Med J (Engl) 118:1392-4. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Anicteric leptospirosis and renal involvement
    Vedat Turhan
    Ren Fail 27:491-2. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis is still a mortal infection in even today's world
    Vedat Turhan
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:746. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint A case of leptospirosis presenting with end-stage renal failure
    Enes Murat Atasoyu
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:2290-2. 2005