M A Haberal

Summary

Affiliation: Baskent University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Results of biliary reconstructions in liver transplantation at our center
    M Haberal
    Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:2957-60. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Atypical presentation of chronic pancreatic fistula: a case successfully managed with long-acting somatostatin
    Mahmut C Yagmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:200-3. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for dealing with disasters involving large numbers of extensive burns
    Mehmet Haberal
    Baskent University, Faculty of Med, 1 Cad No 77, Bahcelievler, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    Burns 32:933-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Bile duct reconstruction without a stent in liver transplantation: early results of a single center
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 40:240-4. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Corner-saving renal artery anastomosis for renal transplantation
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 40:145-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation: experience at our center
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Transplantation and Burn Institutions, No 77 Kat 4 Bahçelievler 06490, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:2111-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of cyclosporine on the development of immunosuppressive therapy
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:143S-147S. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Living donor kidney transplantation: how far should we go?
    M A Haberal
    Baskent University and Transplantation and Burn Centers
    Urol J 1:148-56. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A giant villous adenoma case mimicking right colon carcinoma
    Mehmet C Yağmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:270-3. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint New concepts in organ transplantation
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:1219-24. 2004

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Publications119 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Results of biliary reconstructions in liver transplantation at our center
    M Haberal
    Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:2957-60. 2006
    ..Intraoperative transhepatic biliary catheter insertion at the back table is a safe way to provide good biliary drainage after liver transplantation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Atypical presentation of chronic pancreatic fistula: a case successfully managed with long-acting somatostatin
    Mahmut C Yagmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:200-3. 2003
    ..In this report, we describe a case with post-splenectomy pancreatic fistulae and related recurrent abdominal abscess who was successfully managed with long-acting somatostatin...
  3. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for dealing with disasters involving large numbers of extensive burns
    Mehmet Haberal
    Baskent University, Faculty of Med, 1 Cad No 77, Bahcelievler, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    Burns 32:933-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Bile duct reconstruction without a stent in liver transplantation: early results of a single center
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 40:240-4. 2008
    ..Mean follow-up was 4.1 +/- 1.6 months (range, 20 days to 7 months). Biliary reconstruction without using a stent is safe for deceased- and living-donor OLT in all ages...
  5. doi request reprint Corner-saving renal artery anastomosis for renal transplantation
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 40:145-7. 2008
    ..3%) are alive with good graft function. In conclusion, owing to its low complication rate, we believe our new corner-saving technique to be the safest way to perform a renal artery anastomosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation: experience at our center
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Transplantation and Burn Institutions, No 77 Kat 4 Bahçelievler 06490, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:2111-6. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of cyclosporine on the development of immunosuppressive therapy
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:143S-147S. 2004
    ..The new generation of agents that includes FTY 20, anti-sense oligonucleotides, and agents capable of blocking the costimulatory pathway of allorecognition may improve host tolerance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Living donor kidney transplantation: how far should we go?
    M A Haberal
    Baskent University and Transplantation and Burn Centers
    Urol J 1:148-56. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A giant villous adenoma case mimicking right colon carcinoma
    Mehmet C Yağmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:270-3. 2004
    ..Furthermore, we showed in this report that villous adenomas can reach significant dimensions without causing any obstructing signs or electrolyte imbalance and can mimic colon carcinoma...
  10. ncbi request reprint New concepts in organ transplantation
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:1219-24. 2004
    ..This article reviews the current developments that have significantly improved graft and patient survival among solid-organ transplants...
  11. ncbi request reprint A novel technique for hepatic arterial reconstruction in living-donor liver transplant
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 5:585-9. 2007
    ..In this study, we present our technique for hepatic arterial reconstruction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative transhepatic biliary catheter insertion technique for biliary reconstruction: early results
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1184-6. 2007
    ..Intraoperative transhepatic biliary catheter insertion at the back table is a safe means of providing good biliary drainage after liver transplantation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction in pediatric liver transplantation: one center's results
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1161-3. 2007
    ..Our results showed that duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction is a safe and easy technique for pediatric patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Expanded criteria for hepatocellular carcinoma and liver transplantation
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Surg 92:110-5. 2007
    ..There has been only one tumor recurrence that was 4 months after liver transplantation. Liver transplantation provides long patient and disease-free survival, even in patients with HCC that exceeds the Milan criteria...
  15. ncbi request reprint Urologic complication rates in kidney transplantation after a novel ureteral reimplantation technique
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 4:503-5. 2006
    ..9 months. In conclusion, due to the low complication rate, we believe that our new technique is the safest way to perform a ureteroneocystostomy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in children weighing less than 10 kilograms
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:3585-7. 2006
    ..Our data confirm that extensive use of living-related donors in liver transplantation can result in an excellent outcome for small pediatric patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two different liver storage techniques in rat liver model
    O Basaran
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation Center, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2816-20. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report on continous cold perfusion during vascular anastomosis in liver transplantation
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2775-6. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Exposure for hepatobiliary operations: a new incision
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Anesthesiology Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2770-1. 2003
  20. doi request reprint Liver transplant in an infant with bilateral cystic neuroblastoma complicated by hepatic metastases and life-threatening consumption coagulopathy
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 12:358-62. 2008
    ..We discuss this unique patient because of the diagnostic pitfalls of this rare disease and the successful clinical outcome after LT and subsequent chemotherapy for neuroblastoma...
  21. doi request reprint Preemptive living donor renal transplantation: a single-center experience
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 41:2764-7. 2009
    ..At this time all patients are alive with good renal function. In conclusion, our single-center results are promising for preemptive renal transplantation as the optimal, least-expensive mode of treatment for end-stage renal disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival in a patient after heterotopic segmental auxiliary liver transplantation
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 12:816-20. 2008
    ..In this report, we describe a patient with normal liver function following heterotopic segmental auxiliary liver transplantation whom we followed for nine yr...
  23. ncbi request reprint A corner-saving ureteral reimplantation technique without stenting
    M Haberal
    Baskent University, School of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Division of Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:548-51. 2006
    ..We have seen only two (2.4%) ureteral complications. In conclusion, due to the low complication rate, we believe that our new technique is the safest way to perform a ureteroneocyctostomy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Living-related liver transplantation in an adult and a child
    M Haberal
    Turkish Transplantation and Burn Foundation Hospital Fevzi Cakmak Cad, 10 Sk, No 45, 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:95-100. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Antiinflammatory action of heparin via the complement system in renal ischemia-reperfusion
    M C Yagmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2566-70. 2003
  26. doi request reprint Duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction without a stent in pediatric living-donor liver transplantation
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 43:595-7. 2011
    ..Limited numbers of duct-to-duct biliary reconstructions have been presented in pediatric recipients. We retrospectively reviewed our experiences with duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction without a stent in pediatric LDLT recipients...
  27. ncbi request reprint A new technique for bile duct reconstruction in liver transplantation
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:584-8. 2006
    ..However, further studies are needed to compare incidence rates of biliary complications when our novel technique is used versus other surgical techniques...
  28. doi request reprint Outcome of pediatric liver transplant in grafts with multiple arteries
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 12:407-11. 2008
    ..Three recipients died during follow-up, which ranged from 1 to 71 months. In conclusion, multiple graft arteries did not increase the incidence of hepatic arterial complications in our series...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pediatric liver transplant: results of a single center
    Mehmet Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:7-13. 2008
    ..Liver transplant in the pediatric population has become an accepted treatment modality for children with end-stage liver disease. In this study, we analyze our experiences with pediatric liver transplant at our center...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of recipient family history of atherosclerosis of renal allograft outcome
    F N Ozdemir
    Department of Nephrology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2602-4. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Duct-to-duct biliary anastomosis with a "corner-saving suture" technique in living-related liver transplantation
    A Dalgic
    Baskent University, Department of General Surgery, Transplantation Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 37:3137-40. 2005
    ..We describe our technique and early results with 32 recipients who underwent LRLT with duct-to-duct anastomoses during the last 2 years...
  32. ncbi request reprint OKT3 treatment for steroid-resistant acute rejection in kidney transplantation
    S Sevmis
    Baskent University, Department of General Surgery, Transplantation Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 37:3016-8. 2005
    ..All patients are currently alive. The results indicate that OKT3 is a safe, effective treatment choice for steroid-resistant ARE in kidney transplantation...
  33. ncbi request reprint The value of quantitative Tc-99m diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid scintigraphy for assessing pediatric renal transplant recipients
    E A Gencoglu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2630-3. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of living donor liver transplantation on outcome of children with inherited liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma
    Figen Ozcay
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Transplant 20:776-82. 2006
    ..Physicians in charge of treating children with heritable liver disease should screen them periodically for the development of hepatocellular carcinoma. Liver transplantation may offer these children better survival rates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Liver biopsy is mandatory to choose suitable liver grafts
    R Emiroglu
    Department of General Surgery and Division of Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2765-7. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Safety of multidetector computed tomography in calculating liver volume for living-donor liver transplantation
    R Emiroglu
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:3576-8. 2006
    ..We therefore concluded that manual CT volumetric calculation is a reliable method of calculating liver volume for living-donor liver transplantation...
  37. ncbi request reprint Treatment results in renal transplant recipients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Z Akcali
    Department of Medical Oncology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:1404-7. 2003
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in children
    Sinasi Sevmis
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 12:52-6. 2008
    ..During follow-up of patients with chronic liver disease, serial AFP screening and combined radiologic imaging studies should be mandatory...
  39. ncbi request reprint Expanded criteria for liver transplantation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    H Karakayali
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:575-8. 2006
    ..Since criteria for transplantation in HCC are controversial, we evaluated our early results of liver transplantation for unresectable HCC...
  40. ncbi request reprint Tacrolimus-related neurologic and renal complications in liver transplantation: A single-center experience
    R Emiroglu
    Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:619-21. 2006
    ..In these cases we recommend the use of drugs with fewer neurologic side effects. Tacrolimus also has nephrotoxic effects, which can be reversed by converting to rapamycin...
  41. ncbi request reprint Hypophosphatemia in living liver donors
    L Filik
    Department of Gastroenterology and Surgery, Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:559-61. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of hypophosphatemia after elective donor lobectomy for liver transplantation and to assess whether phosphorus repletion is necessary in this patient group...
  42. ncbi request reprint Living-donor liver transplantation: results of a single center
    R Emiroglu
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1149-52. 2007
    ..However, most complications can be treated with interventional techniques. LDLT continues to be a life-saving option in countries without satisfactory cadaveric donation rates...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effects of mycophenolate mofetil on the gastrointestinal system and kidney graft function: early experience at one center
    H Karakayali
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 34:2093-5. 2002
  44. ncbi request reprint Donor evaluation for living-donor liver transplantation
    M Haberal
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 34:2145-7. 2002
  45. ncbi request reprint Results with living-donor kidney transplants from spouses: fourteen years of experience at our center
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation Center, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 34:2410-1. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of prolonged cold ischemia time on the outcome of cadaveric renal grafts
    E A Gencoglu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2564-5. 2003
  47. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous therapy of ureteral obstructions and leak after renal transplantation: long-term results
    Cuneyt Aytekin
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Fevzi Cakmak Cad 10, Sok No 45, Bahcelievler, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:1178-84. 2007
    ..However, further interventions are usually needed to maintain long-term patency...
  48. doi request reprint MR cholangiopancreatography with T2-weighted prospective acquisition correction turbo spin-echo sequence of the biliary anatomy of potential living liver transplant donors
    Ceyla Basaran
    Department of Radiodiagnostic, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Fevzi Cakmak caddesi 10 sokak, No 45, 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1527-33. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Coordinating organ transplantation in Turkey: effects of the National Coordination Center
    Ibrahim Tokalak
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Prog Transplant 15:283-5. 2005
    ..The new national transplantation coordination system is making a good start at increasing cadaveric transplantation in Turkey. This system will hopefully lead to a larger organ pool and shorter waiting lists in future...
  50. ncbi request reprint Double opposing rectangular advancement elongates tension line as much as Z-plasty: an experimental study in the rat inguinal skin
    Nilgun Markal Ertas
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Burns 34:114-8. 2008
    ..The technique consists of opposition of two adjacent rectangular flaps by advancement. This experimental study compares lengthening provided by Z-plasty and double opposing rectangular advancement...
  51. doi request reprint Hepatic parenchymal changes and histologic eosinophilia as predictors of subsequent acute liver allograft rejection
    Beyhan Demirhan
    Department of Pathology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Liver Transpl 14:214-9. 2008
    ..05). Patients with pericentral inflammation, centrilobular necrosis, and marked portal eosinophilia during an initial episode of acute rejection may be more likely to develop subsequent episodes of ACR...
  52. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of active bleeding after liver transplant
    Ali Harman
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 5:596-600. 2007
    ..To evaluate the incidence of active bleeding complications following transplant and the efficacy of interventional radiologic management...
  53. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural examination of glomerular and tubular changes in renal allografts with cyclosporine toxicity
    Ahmet Nacar
    Baskent University, Medical Faculty, Department of Histology and Embryology, Ankara, Turkey
    Ren Fail 28:543-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, these findings could help differentiate CsA toxicity from other conditions and develop better treatment strategies...
  54. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of liver transplantation in malignant liver tumors associated with tyrosinemia: clinical and laboratory findings of five cases
    Munevver Buyukpamukcu
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Institute of Oncology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 10:517-20. 2006
    ..All patients had limited disease to liver due to close clinical and radiological follow up for tyrosinemia. In these patients liver transplantation is curative both for liver tumor and tyrosinemia...
  55. ncbi request reprint TGF-beta1 expression in renal allograft rejection and cyclosporine A toxicity
    B Handan Ozdemir
    Department of Pathology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplantation 80:1681-5. 2005
    ..To assess short- and long-term influence of the TGF-beta1 on renal allografts...
  56. ncbi request reprint Memokath metallic stent in the treatment of transplant kidney ureter stenosis or occlusion
    Fatih Boyvat
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:326-30. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy of the Memokath 051 stent (Engineers and Doctors, Hornbaek, Denmark) in the treatment of recurrent ureteral stenosis or occlusion in transplant kidneys...
  57. ncbi request reprint Deep dermatophytosis caused by Trichophyton rubrum with concomitant disseminated nocardiosis in a renal transplant recipient
    Deniz Seckin
    Department of Dermatology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:S173-6. 2004
    ..The infections occurred 16 years after the patient underwent renal transplantation, and may have been related to tacrolimus therapy...
  58. ncbi request reprint Renal transplantation offers a better survival in HCV-infected ESRD patients
    Siren Sezer
    Department of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Transplant 18:619-23. 2004
    ..The presence of HCV infection increases the CAN rate and the influence on allograft survival is evident at the fifth year of assessment...
  59. ncbi request reprint Nocardial epidural abscess of the thoracic spinal cord and review of the literature
    Basar Atalay
    Baskent University Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey
    J Infect Chemother 11:169-71. 2005
    ..Early drainage and treatment with imipenem and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxasole improved the patient's neurologic status...
  60. ncbi request reprint Scintigraphic assessment of the influence of recipient age on the outcome of renal transplantation
    E A Gencoglu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:2620-2. 2003
  61. ncbi request reprint Urologic complications in 1523 renal transplantations: The Baskent University experience
    A Dalgic
    Baskent University Hospital, Department of General Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:543-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, urologic complications will always occur in the posttransplant period. Early diagnosis by experienced personnel and use of interventional radiology can greatly reduce the need for surgical treatment...
  62. ncbi request reprint Serial radionuclide imaging in acute renal allograft dysfunction
    A Aktas
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 34:2102-5. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint Effect of amyloidosis on long-term survival in kidney transplantation
    R Emiroglu
    Baskent University, Department of General Surgery, Transplantation Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 37:2967-8. 2005
    ..6% and 84.3%, and 81.2% and 68.7%, respectively. We conclude that patients with amyloidosis may undergo kidney transplantation safely expecting outcomes similar to those patients who receive transplantations for other reasons...
  64. ncbi request reprint Cadaveric transplantation activities in our centers
    R Emiroglu
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery and Division of Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:353-5. 2006
    ..The transplantation activities in our network will hopefully lead to a larger organ pool and shorter waiting lists...
  65. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients: a single center experience
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 11:152-9. 2007
    ..It is essential that each transplantation team collaborate with pediatric neurologists to ensure the rapid and accurate diagnosis of NCs in infants, children, and adolescents after LT and to prevent the delay of appropriate treatment...
  66. ncbi request reprint Choroidal abscess due to nocardial infection in a renal allograft recipient
    Simge Bozbeyoglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Baskent University, Bahcelievler 06490, Ankara, Turkey
    Retina 24:164-6. 2004
  67. ncbi request reprint Clinical importance of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphism in invasive ductal carcinoma
    M Can Yagmurdur
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Surg 94:304-9. 2009
    ..05) were as follows: B/b, 43 (77%); B/B, 13 (23%). In conclusion, the vitamin D receptor gene B allele does not seem to be related to local recurrence and distant metastasis of invasive ductal cancer of the breast...
  68. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous therapy for anastomotic bile leak in liver-transplant patients with nondilated bile ducts
    Cuneyt Aytekin
    Department of Radiology and General Surgery, Baskent University Hospital, Fevzi Cakmak Cad 10, Sok No 45, Bahcelievler, Ankara, 06490, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:761-4. 2007
  69. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous management of anastomotic bile leaks following liver transplantation
    Cuneyt Aytekin
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 13:101-4. 2007
    ..To review our experience with percutaneous internal-external biliary drainage in treating biliary anastomotic leaks following orthotopic liver transplantation...
  70. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications of liver transplantation in pediatric patients with the hepatic form of Wilson's disease
    Ilknur Erol
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology Division, 6 Cadde 72 3 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 23:293-300. 2008
    ..Transplantation teams should be aware of the high incidence of neurologic complications in pediatric patients with the hepatic form of Wilson's disease...
  71. ncbi request reprint Effect of obstruction on morbidity and mortality in patients with right-sided colon carcinoma: a case-matched study
    Feza Karakayali
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Surg 93:339-45. 2008
    ..Survival of patients with obstructive colorectal cancer is correlated with certain pathological variables and less strongly associated with clinical variables...
  72. ncbi request reprint Interventional radiology in liver transplant
    Fatih Boyvat
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:105-12. 2008
    ..This article outlines the recent developments in, and applications of, interventional radiologic techniques in liver transplant patients...
  73. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications after renal transplant
    Nilgul Yardimci
    Department of Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 6:224-8. 2008
    ..Neurologic complications are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in patients who undergo transplants. We sought to evaluate the nature and incidence of neurologic complications in patients undergoing a renal transplant...
  74. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in Wilson's disease: a rare association in childhood
    Nurten Savas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 10:639-43. 2006
    ..We present a 12-yr-old boy with Wilson's disease in whom hepatocellular carcinoma was incidentally diagnosed in the pathologic specimen examined after liver transplantation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation and tacrolimus monotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma with expanded criteria
    A Dalgic
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 37:3154-6. 2005
    ..Low-dose immunosuppression and expanded criteria for liver transplantation for HCC appear to have beneficial effects on disease recurrence and patient outcomes, especially in regard to living donation...
  76. ncbi request reprint Higher graft-to-host ratio may decrease posttransplant mortality in patients with a high MELD score
    R Emiroglu
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1164-5. 2007
    ..Patients with low MELD scores can undergo transplantation when their GBWR is lower than 1, but recipients with high MELD scores should receive grafts only when their GBWR is higher than 1...
  77. ncbi request reprint Successful heterotopic segmental liver transplantation from a live donor to a patient with Alagille syndrome
    M Haberal
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 1. cadde No:77, , Ankara, Turkey
    J Pediatr Surg 36:667-71. 2001
    ..Individuals with Alagille syndrome are good candidates for this type of treatment. J Pediatr Surg 36:667-671...
  78. ncbi request reprint Tacrolimus-related seizure in the early postoperative period after liver transplantation
    S Sevmis
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1211-3. 2007
    ..These patients should be followed closely, and the clinician should not hesitate to do a drug conversion in suspicious cases...
  79. ncbi request reprint Results with living-donor kidney transplants from spouses: 14 years of experience at our center
    R Emiroglu
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Departments of General Surgery and the Transplantation Center, and Anesthesiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 34:2060-1. 2002
  80. ncbi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor in hepatic allograft biopsies: an immunohistochemical study
    B Bilezikci
    Department of Pathology 12, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Sok 7 2, 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 35:3022-3. 2003
    ..We assessed the presence and density of HGF in hepatic allograft biopsy specimens compared with those from a control group of healthy patients...
  81. ncbi request reprint The pharmacokinetics of equoral versus neoral in stable renal transplant patients: a multinational multicenter study
    M A Masri
    Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:80-3. 2004
    ..The ratios of LSM and the 90% confidence intervals for the in-transformed parameters (AUC o-t, AUC inf, and Cmax) of Equoral and Neoral SGC were 98% and 95%, respectively, suggesting that Equoral and Neoral SGC are bioequivalent...
  82. ncbi request reprint Analysis of postsurgical complications in 75 living liver transplantation donors
    Hakan Sozen
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Ankara, Turkey
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:646-51. 2006
    ..More experience, improved surgical techniques, and meticulous donor evaluation will help minimize morbidity and mortality for both living liver donors and recipients...
  83. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent placement in the treatment of upper extremity central venous obstruction in hemodialysis patients
    Cuneyt Aytekin
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 06490 Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 49:81-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of stent placement for treating upper extremity central venous obstruction in chronic hemodialysis patients...
  84. doi request reprint Value of an individual liver biopsy in the preoperative evaluation of apparently healthy potential liver donors
    Nurten Savas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Liver Transpl 14:541-6. 2008
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  85. doi request reprint Multiple subcutaneous nodules leading to the diagnosis of pulmonary aspergillosis in a renal transplant recipient
    Deren Ozcan
    Department of Dermatology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Transplant 22:120-3. 2008
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of secondary cutaneous aspergillosis reported in the setting of a solid organ transplantation...
  86. ncbi request reprint Influence of pretransplant IFN-alpha therapy on interstitial fibrosis in renal allografts with hepatitis C virus infection
    Binnaz Handan Ozdemir
    Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Ren Fail 29:615-22. 2007
    ..001). In conclusion, we suggested that HCV infection may have a triggering effect on the development of IF in renal allografts by augmenting renal expression of TGF-beta1...
  87. ncbi request reprint Acute interstitial nephritis due to cefoperazone
    Dilek Torun
    Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1446-8. 2004
    ..To describe a case of cefoperazone-induced acute interstitial nephritis (AIN) in which the diagnosis was supported by renal biopsy...
  88. ncbi request reprint Invasive aspergillosis in solid-organ transplantation: report of eight cases and review of the literature
    Funda Ergin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, 1 Cadde 12 Sokak No 7 9, 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Transpl Int 16:280-6. 2003
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the clinical and laboratory findings in eight patients who were treated for invasive aspergillosis (IA) at our center. This report describes these cases and discusses the relevant literature...
  89. ncbi request reprint Lack of influence of cyclooxygenese-2 expression in hepatocellular carcinomas on patient survival
    Yesim Yildirim
    Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Fevzi Cakmak Caddesi 12 Sokak 7 5 TR 06490 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:295-8. 2008
    ..Although COX-2 expression appears to be independent of disease's characteristics', treatments that target this system appear to be feasible in the management of HCC...
  90. doi request reprint Rituximab for post-transplant recurrences of FSGS
    Umut Selda Bayrakci
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 13:240-3. 2009
    ..Graft function was excellent six months after transplantation with proteinuria of 8 mg/m(2)/h. We conclude that rituximab may be an effective treatment for post-transplant recurrence of FSGS...
  91. ncbi request reprint Severe peripheral pulmonary artery stenosis is not a contraindication to liver transplantation in Alagille syndrome
    Figen Ozcay
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Başkent University Medical Faulty, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 10:108-11. 2006
    ..The aim of this report is to point out that the severe pulmonary artery stenosis may be a risk factor but not a contraindication to liver transplantation in patients with Alagille syndrome...
  92. doi request reprint Evaluation of neurological complications in pediatric liver transplant recipients: MRI versus CT
    Fuldem Yildirim Donmez
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 24:656-63. 2009
    ..Choice of imaging modality should be directed by nature of symptoms and time interval between transplantation and symptom onset...
  93. ncbi request reprint Fulminant liver failure secondary to mushroom poisoning in children: importance of early referral to a liver transplantation unit
    Figen Ozcay
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 10:259-65. 2006
    ..Although one patient survived, two children died and one underwent living related liver transplantation. Early referral to specialized centers for treatment and for liver transplantation is emphasized...
  94. ncbi request reprint Malignant tumors after renal transplantation
    Mehmet Haberal
    Başkent University Transplantation Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Artif Organs 26:778-81. 2002
    ..Regarding other tumor types, our results showed no statistical differences among the incidence rates in the different treatment groups...
  95. ncbi request reprint Steroid-resistant acute rejections after liver transplant
    Cem Aydogan
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Exp Clin Transplant 8:172-7. 2010
    ..Liver transplant is the definitive treatment for the end-stage liver disease. Although effective immunosuppressants are available, steroid-resistant acute rejection can be encountered...
  96. doi request reprint The use of levetiracetam in a child with nonconvulsive status epilepticus
    Fusun Alehan
    Division of Child Neurology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 6 Cadde 72 3 Bahcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 23:331-3. 2008
    ..We here report a liver-transplanted child with nonconvulsive status epilepticus who responded well to oral levetiracetam treatment...
  97. doi request reprint Renal Fanconi syndrome and myopathy after liver transplantation: drug-related mitochondrial cytopathy?
    Umut Selda Bayrakci
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Transplant 12:109-12. 2008
    ..We suggest that our patient's tubular dysfunction and myopathy may have resulted from mitochondrial dysfunction which is triggered by tacrolimus and augmented by lamivudine...
  98. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor expression and cyclosporine toxicity in renal allograft rejection
    B Handan Ozdemir
    Department of Pathology, Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Transplant 5:766-74. 2005
    ..01 and p < 0.05, respectively). Increased renal VEGF expression has protective properties immediately following renal allograft but allows for increased risk of early IF, and therefore poor graft outcome in the long term...
  99. ncbi request reprint The importance of glomerular deposits of von Willebrand factor in human renal allografts
    B Handan Ozdemir
    Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Baglar caddesi 194 6, GOP 06700, Ankara, Turkey
    Ren Fail 28:315-21. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the importance of glomerular expression of von Willebrand factor (vWF) in human renal allografts...
  100. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pediatric burn injuries in southern Turkey
    Akin Tarim
    Department of General Surgery, Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Research Center, 01250 Yuregir, Adana, Turkey
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:327-30. 2005
    ..These findings will be used as a basis for developing targeted preventive programs to protect children from burns. We also consider it is necessary to educate children and their parents about the prevention of burn injuries...
  101. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic analysis of patients with burns presenting to the burn units of a University Hospital Network in Turkey
    Altug Kut
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Burn Care Res 27:161-9. 2006
    ..The mortality rate among hospitalized patients was 14.1%. Although this study provides information about the population within close proximity to our burn units, there remains a need for a countrywide database of burn incidents...