Z Kirkali

Summary

Affiliation: Dokuz Eylul University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The motion: open partial nephrectomy is the standard of care for small resectable solid renal masses
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmer, Turkey
    Eur Urol 51:561-2; discussion 564. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Premalignant lesions in the kidney
    Z Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Eylul University, School of Medicine, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 1:855-67. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Transitional cell carcinoma of the ureter and renal pelvis
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 47:155-69. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Testis sparing surgery for the treatment of a sequential bilateral testicular germ cell tumor
    Z Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Urol 8:710-2. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Proliferative activity, angiogenesis and nuclear morphometry in renal cell carcinoma
    Z Kirkali
    Departments of Urology and Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Urol 8:697-703. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint A critical analysis of surgery for kidney cancer with vena cava invasion
    Ziya Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 52:658-62. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Superficial urothelial cancer in the prostatic urethra
    Ziya Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:2603-10. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Bladder cancer: epidemiology, staging and grading, and diagnosis
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 66:4-34. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma: new prognostic factors?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Curr Opin Urol 13:433-8. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Kidney cancer in the elderly
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Urol Oncol 27:673-6. 2009

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint The motion: open partial nephrectomy is the standard of care for small resectable solid renal masses
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmer, Turkey
    Eur Urol 51:561-2; discussion 564. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Premalignant lesions in the kidney
    Z Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Eylul University, School of Medicine, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 1:855-67. 2001
    ..Interpretation and reporting of these lesions would reveal important resources for the biological nature and clinical significance. The management of RIN diagnosed in a renal biopsy and partial nephrectomy needs to be answered...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transitional cell carcinoma of the ureter and renal pelvis
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 47:155-69. 2003
    ..Aggressive surgical resection does not affect the outcome of patients with advanced disease. Adjuvant radiotherapy is ineffective, and systemic chemotherapy results in a low complete response rate for patients with metastases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testis sparing surgery for the treatment of a sequential bilateral testicular germ cell tumor
    Z Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Urol 8:710-2. 2001
    ..Testis sparing surgery provides a better quality of life and may be considered a safe, feasible alternative in the treatment of carefully selected patients with bilateral testicular germ cell tumor...
  5. ncbi request reprint Proliferative activity, angiogenesis and nuclear morphometry in renal cell carcinoma
    Z Kirkali
    Departments of Urology and Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Urol 8:697-703. 2001
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the usefulness of cellular proliferation, angiogenesis and nuclear morphometry in predicting the biological aggressiveness of RCC...
  6. ncbi request reprint A critical analysis of surgery for kidney cancer with vena cava invasion
    Ziya Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 52:658-62. 2007
    ..This review analyzes the impact on prognosis of the level of involvement of the inferior vena cava (IVC) in renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Superficial urothelial cancer in the prostatic urethra
    Ziya Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:2603-10. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Bladder cancer: epidemiology, staging and grading, and diagnosis
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 66:4-34. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma: new prognostic factors?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Curr Opin Urol 13:433-8. 2003
    ..This review highlights developments in the identification of current prognosticators for patients with renal cell carcinoma...
  10. doi request reprint Kidney cancer in the elderly
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Urol Oncol 27:673-6. 2009
    ..Elderly patients with metastatic kidney cancer can benefit from systemic therapy; however, they should be closely monitored for serious adverse events...
  11. ncbi request reprint What does the urologist expect from the pathologist (and what can the pathologists give) in reporting on adult kidney tumour specimens?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey 35340
    Eur Urol 51:1194-201. 2007
    ..To identify the parameters required by the urologist to determine the prognosis and the treatment of renal cancer in adults, and to establish the potential therapeutic targets of the new treatments that started to show clinical efficacy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Serum ferritin as a clinical marker for renal cell carcinoma: influence of tumor size and volume
    Z Kirkali
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti Izmir, Turkey
    Urol Int 62:21-5. 1999
    ..Ferritin is shown to be expressed by the tumor, and proposed as a tumor marker. The aim of this study is to assess the relation between ferritin levels and tumor volume, size and prognosis in RCC...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of nuclear morphometry in superficial bladder cancer
    E Ozer
    Department of Pathology, , School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Anal Quant Cytol Histol 23:251-6. 2001
    ..However, like many other potential prognostic factors, it seems to be unreliable in predicting clinical behavior...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of nuclear morphometry in renal cell carcinoma
    E Ozer
    Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    BJU Int 90:20-5. 2002
    ..To assess nuclear morphometry as a predictor of prognosis in patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Metallothionein expression in renal cell carcinoma: subcellular localization and prognostic significance
    E Tuzel
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    J Urol 165:1710-3. 2001
    ..We investigated the immunohistochemical localization of metallothionein (MT) in renal cell carcinoma and determined the potential role of MT expression as a possible prognostic variable for tumor proliferation and progression...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does angiogenesis predict recurrence in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder?
    O Sagol
    Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 57:895-9. 2001
    ..To investigate the role of angiogenesis in predicting tumor recurrence and its correlation with established clinicopathologic prognostic factors in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder...
  17. ncbi request reprint Significance of heat shock protein-27 expression in patients with renal cell carcinoma
    O Erkizan
    Department of Biochemistry, Social Security Teaching Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 64:474-8. 2004
    ..They are implicated in protein-protein interactions and are thought to play an important role in cancer. The expression of HSP-27 has been demonstrated in some human tumors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of mast cells with microvessel density in renal cell carcinomas
    Burcin Tuna
    Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Inciralti 35340, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 50:530-4. 2006
    ..Evidence indicates that mast cells (MCs) play an important role in tumor angiogenesis. The aim of this study was to investigate the possible effects of angiogenesis and the presence of MCs on the prognosis of renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Echo contrast-enhanced power Doppler ultrasonography for assessment of angiogenesis in renal cell carcinoma
    Neslihan Kabakci
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    J Ultrasound Med 24:747-53. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of echo contrast-enhanced power Doppler ultrasonography (PDUS) in determining the angiogenic status of renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Urothelial carcinoma of the bladder with trophoblastic differentiation: a case report
    Burcin Tuna
    Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 36:529-31. 2004
    ..The patient is alive and well without evidence of recurrent disease or metastasis at 10 months from transurethral resection. To our knowledge, this case is the youngest patient in the literature so far...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression of p53 and mdm2 and their significance in recurrence of superficial bladder cancer
    Burcin Tuna
    Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Pathol Res Pract 199:323-8. 2003
    ..p53 and mdm2 reactivities are valuable parameters in predicting recurrence in superficial bladder cancer. Thus, mdm2 expression appears to play a role in predicting biologic behavior in superficial transitional carcinoma of the bladder...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ezrin immunoreactivity in renal cell carcinomas
    Burcin Tuna
    Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Dokuz Eylul University, Ismir, Turkey
    Anal Quant Cytol Histol 31:340-4. 2009
    ..To determine ezrin's association with clinicopathologic features and to investigate the possible effects of the presence of ezrin on the differential diagnosis of subtypes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Expression of COX-2 in normal and pyelonephritic kidney, renal intraepithelial neoplasia, and renal cell carcinoma
    M Ugur Mungan
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Eur Urol 50:92-7; discussion 97. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of the 1998 World Health Organization/International Society of Urologic Pathology classification of papillary urothelial neoplasms of the urinary bladder
    Kutsal Yorukoglu
    School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Virchows Arch 443:734-40. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Gemcitabine-induced vasculitis in advanced transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    M Birlik
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Immunology Rheumatology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, 35340, Izmir, Turkey
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 130:122-5. 2004
    ..It is believed to be a well-balanced agent, having acceptable toxicity and enhanced antitumor activity. The integration of GEM into the initial chemotherapy plan for these patients is still being developed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Conservative management of mucosal prostatic urethral involvement in patients with superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    A Erdem Canda
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Inciralti 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 45:465-9; discussion 469-70. 2004
    ..Treatment of patients with mucosal prostatic urethral transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is controversial. In this study, we evaluated the outcome of patients with mucosal prostatic urethral TCC who were managed conservatively...
  27. ncbi request reprint Incidence and epidemiological features of cancers of the genitourinary tract in Izmir between 1993-2002
    Sultan Eser
    Izmir Cancer Registry, KIDEM, Izmir, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 10:491-6. 2009
    ..The present study focused on the incidence of cancers of the genitourinary tract in Izmir province over a ten year period to cover the gap in this kind of epidemiological data for this part of the world...
  28. ncbi request reprint Significance of tissue laminin P(1) elastase and fibronectin levels in transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    G Kirkali
    Department of Biochemistry, , TR-35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 39:292-9. 2001
    ..Further studies including serum and urine levels should be performed in order to analyze their value as tumor markers in a larger group of patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Vertebral fracture associated with shockwave lithotripsy in a patient with granulomatous spondylitis
    H Kazimoglu
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    J Endourol 15:687-9. 2001
    ..We represent the first case of a burst-type vertebral fracture after SWL in an elderly osteoporotic patient with granulomatous spondylitis...
  30. doi request reprint Multigene methylation analysis of conventional renal cell carcinoma
    H Onay
    Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Urol Int 83:107-12. 2009
    ..In conclusion, 5 TSG (RASSF1A, ECAD, TIMP3, MGMT and p16) showed high methylation rates in RCC patients. A methylation-based gene test including these genes may be useful in the early detection of RCC...
  31. ncbi request reprint Renal effects of carbon dioxide insufflation in rabbit pneumoretroperitoneum model
    C Guler
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti Izmir, Turkey
    J Endourol 12:367-70. 1998
    ..Further research is needed to show the impact of our findings in high-risk patients undergoing retroperitoneoscopic surgery...
  32. doi request reprint What is new in kidney cancer?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 9:1753-5. 2009
    ..This article highlights the most important presentations at this meeting...
  33. ncbi request reprint Primary renal lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue
    Emre Tuzel
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 61:463. 2003
    ..Once properly staged and classified, lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue involving the kidney can be managed by radical nephrectomy and follow-up...
  34. doi request reprint Systemic therapy of kidney cancer: tyrosine kinase inhibitors, antiangiogenesis or IL-2?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Professor of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Future Oncol 5:871-88. 2009
    ..Although novel agents show a consistent effect as measured by objective response, no currently available data demonstrate that these agents will cure any patient...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of estrogen receptor expression in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder
    Alper Basakci
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Urol 41:342-5. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the estrogen receptor (ER) expression status and to elucidate the prognostic significance of ER in superficial transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the human bladder...
  36. ncbi request reprint 1,25 Dihydroxyvitamin D(3) receptor expression in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: a possible prognostic factor?
    M Oguz Sahin
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Eur Urol 47:52-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the VDR expression status and to elucidate the prognostic significance of VDRs in superficial transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the human bladder...
  37. ncbi request reprint Expression of cathepsin D in bladder carcinoma: correlation with pathological features and serum cystatin C levels
    Cidğem Tokyol
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tumori 92:230-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the expression of cathepsin D in primary bladder cancer and to determine its relationship with conventional pathological features and serum cystatin C levels...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of finasteride on the vascular surface density, number of microvessels and vascular endothelial growth factor expression of the rat prostate
    A Erdem Canda
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, 35310, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 38:275-80. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of finasteride on the vascular surface density (VSD), number of microvessels (NVES) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) expression of the rat prostate...
  39. ncbi request reprint Can mycoplasma-mediated oncogenesis be responsible for formation of conventional renal cell carcinoma?
    Mustafa Pehlivan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Ataturk, Turkey
    Urology 65:411-4. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between Mycoplasma sp. infection and conventional renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for mucosal prostatic urethral involvement in superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    M Ugur Mungan
    Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Urology, Izmir 35340 Turkey
    Eur Urol 48:760-3. 2005
    ..Prostatic transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) may involve urethral mucosa, ducts, acini and stroma of the gland. In this study, we evaluated the risk factors for mucosal prostatic urethral (PU) involvement in superficial TCC of the bladder...
  41. ncbi request reprint 2004 WHO classification of the renal tumors of the adults
    Antonio Lopez-Beltran
    Department of Pathology, Reina Sofia University Hospital and Cordoba University Medical School, Cordoba, Spain
    Eur Urol 49:798-805. 2006
    ..The recently introduced 2004 World Health Organisation (WHO) classification of the adult renal epithelial neoplasms is meant to replace the previous 1998 WHO classification...
  42. ncbi request reprint Are we really making an advance in the treatment of metastatic renal cell carcinoma?
    Ziya Kirkali
    Eur Urol 49:604-5. 2006
  43. doi request reprint Editorial comment on: preservation of renal function following partial or radical nephrectomy using 24-hour creatinine clearance
    Ziya Kirkali
    Eur Urol 54:151-2. 2008
  44. ncbi request reprint Puigvert: a man with a vision-nephron-sparing surgery 30 years ago in Europe
    Ziya Kirkali
    Eur Urol 50:175-85. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint A novel resectoscope for transurethral resection of bladder tumors and the prostate
    Allan J Pantuck
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Ave, Room B7 298A CHS, Los Angeles, California 90025 1738, USA
    J Urol 178:2331-6; discussion 2336. 2007
    ..We performed a multicenter pilot and feasibility study of a novel working element for resectoscopes designed to improve the efficacy and safety of transurethral endoscopic surgery...
  46. ncbi request reprint Significance of COX-2 expression in human renal cell carcinoma
    Burcin Tuna
    Department of Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti Izmir, Turkey
    Urology 64:1116-20. 2004
    ..COX-2 expression is associated with aggressive clinicopathologic parameters and an unfavorable prognosis in several human malignancies...
  47. ncbi request reprint Histologic grading of noninvasive papillary urothelial neoplasms
    Gregory T MacLennan
    Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Eur Urol 51:889-97; discussion 897-8. 2007
    ....