Kendal Yalcin

Summary

Affiliation: Dicle University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Markers of disease activity in chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Clin Invest Med 26:27-34. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus genotype D prevails in patients with persistently elevated or normal ALT levels in Turkey
    K Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dept of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, TR 21280, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Infection 32:24-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A three-month course of lamivudine therapy in HBeAg-positive hepatitis B patients with normal aminotransferase levels
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:14-20. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Determination of serum hepatitis B virus DNA in chronic HBsAg carriers: clinical significance and correlation with serological markers
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, School of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:157-63. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Specific hepatitis B vaccine therapy in inactive HBsAg carriers: a randomized controlled trial
    K Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dept of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, 21280, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Infection 31:221-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The lack of effect of therapeutic vaccination with a pre-S2/S HBV vaccine in the immune tolerant phase of chronic HBV infection
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Clin Gastroenterol 37:330-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of HBeAg seroconversion in acute exacerbation of liver disease with termination of hepatitis B and D virus infection in a chronic hepatitis D patient during alpha-interferon therapy
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dicle University, School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:819-23. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 12-month courses of interferon-alpha-2b-lamivudine combination therapy and interferon-alpha-2b monotherapy among patients with untreated chronic hepatitis B
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, 21280 Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1516-22. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Late failure of combined recombinant hepatitis B vaccine and lamivudine in treatment of a patient with chronic hepatitis B
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbaki, Turkey
    South Med J 97:407-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of hepatitis delta virus infection in acute and chronic liver diseases in Turkey: an analysis of clinical studies
    Halil Degertekin
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:25-34. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Markers of disease activity in chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Clin Invest Med 26:27-34. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus genotype D prevails in patients with persistently elevated or normal ALT levels in Turkey
    K Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dept of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, TR 21280, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Infection 32:24-9. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the prevalence of the HBV genotype in a group of patients with chronic hepatitis B, compared to a group with chronic inactive hepatitos B surface antigen (HbsAg) carriers...
  3. ncbi request reprint A three-month course of lamivudine therapy in HBeAg-positive hepatitis B patients with normal aminotransferase levels
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 15:14-20. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Determination of serum hepatitis B virus DNA in chronic HBsAg carriers: clinical significance and correlation with serological markers
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, School of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:157-63. 2003
    ..In this cross-sectional study, we aimed to investigate the correlations between hepatitis B virus genomic load and various measures of the progression of chronic hepatitis B virus infection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Specific hepatitis B vaccine therapy in inactive HBsAg carriers: a randomized controlled trial
    K Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dept of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, 21280, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Infection 31:221-5. 2003
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effect of therapeutic vaccination of inactive hepatitis B surface antigen (HbsAg) carriers using a recombinant hepatitis B vaccine in a randomized-controlled study...
  6. ncbi request reprint The lack of effect of therapeutic vaccination with a pre-S2/S HBV vaccine in the immune tolerant phase of chronic HBV infection
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Clin Gastroenterol 37:330-5. 2003
    ..In this study, we aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of specific anti-HBV vaccination for the immune tolerance phase of chronic HBV infection in a randomized, controlled study...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of HBeAg seroconversion in acute exacerbation of liver disease with termination of hepatitis B and D virus infection in a chronic hepatitis D patient during alpha-interferon therapy
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dicle University, School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:819-23. 2003
    ..Lamivudine may be administered early in hepatitis D-RNA/HBsAg-positive patients at high risk of liver failure once a severe flare-up occurs during interferon therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 12-month courses of interferon-alpha-2b-lamivudine combination therapy and interferon-alpha-2b monotherapy among patients with untreated chronic hepatitis B
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, 21280 Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1516-22. 2003
    ..However, there was no significant difference in rates of sustained suppression between the 2 groups at the end of follow-up...
  9. ncbi request reprint Late failure of combined recombinant hepatitis B vaccine and lamivudine in treatment of a patient with chronic hepatitis B
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbaki, Turkey
    South Med J 97:407-9. 2004
    ..Although the combined therapy failed to reach the therapeutic endpoints, it concerned a single and unique patient. Hepatitis B vaccine and lamivudine for HBV treatment should be further investigated in randomized controlled trials...
  10. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of hepatitis delta virus infection in acute and chronic liver diseases in Turkey: an analysis of clinical studies
    Halil Degertekin
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:25-34. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to review the studies on hepatitis D virus-related liver diseases and to evaluate the national and regional outcomes in order to identify the hepatitis D virus infection in Turkey...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pegylated interferon-based treatment in patients with advanced liver disease due to chronic delta hepatitis
    Gokhan Kabacam
    Ankara University, School of Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 23:560-8. 2012
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint A severe hepatitis flare in an HBV-HCV coinfected patient during combination therapy with alpha-interferon and ribavirin
    Kendal Yalcin
    Division of Hepatology, Dicle University, School of Medicine, 21280 Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol 38:796-800. 2003
    ..Lamivudine may be administered early in HCV-RNA/HBsAg-positive patients who are at high risk of liver failure once reactivation of HBV occurs during interferon therapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intracranial multiple tuberculomas: 2 unusual cases
    Aslan Guzel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, 21180 Diyarbakr, Turkey
    Surg Neurol 64:S109-12. 2005
    ..Only 1% of patients with TB develop an intracranial tuberculoma (Tbm), usually as part of miliary TB. The radiological findings are often nonspecific, and they are difficult to diagnose without an increased index of suspicion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clear cell carcinoma of the liver: a case report
    Nihal Kilinc
    Department of Pathology, Dicle University Medical Faculty, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:211-4. 2003
    ..We report this rare case of primary clear cell carcinoma in the cirrhotic liver. The case was discussed in detail regarding histological presentation, with particular attention to histopathologic differential diagnosis...
  15. doi request reprint Complete genome sequences and phylogenetic analysis of hepatitis delta viruses isolated from nine Turkish patients
    Inci Celik
    Department of Gastroenterology, Institute of Hepatology, School of Medicine, Ankara University, Cebeci, Turkey
    Arch Virol 156:2215-20. 2011
    ..8% (between the Turkish isolates and HDV-1). The lowest sequence similarity is 56.4% (between the Turkish isolates and HDV-3). In conclusion, phylogenetic analysis shows that the Turkish HDV isolates belong to HDV-1...