P Dursun

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. doi Cerebellar metastasis in squamous cell vulvar carcinoma
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Baskent University, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:69-71. 2009
  2. ncbi What is the underlying cause of aneuploidy associated with increasing maternal age? Is it associated with elevated levels of gonadotropins?
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara 06100, Turkey
    Med Hypotheses 66:143-7. 2006
  3. ncbi Retroperitoneal leiomyomatosis: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:1222-5. 2005
  4. ncbi Disseminated peritoneal tuberculosis mimicking advanced-stage endodermal sinus tumor: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:303-7. 2006
  5. ncbi Skeletal carcinomatosis in endometrial clear cell carcinoma at initial presentation: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:891-5. 2006
  6. ncbi Radical vaginal trachelectomy (Dargent's operation): a critical review of the literature
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:933-41. 2007
  7. ncbi Cyclooxygenase-2 expression in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia III and squamous cell cervical carcinoma, and its correlation with clinicopathologic variables
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 17:164-73. 2007
  8. ncbi Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome as a cause of reversible blindness during pregnancy
    Lutfu S Onderoglu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:539-42. 2007
  9. ncbi New surgical approaches for the management of cervical carcinoma
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:487-96. 2008
  10. doi Ovarian ectopic pregnancy after ICSI-ET: a case report and literature review
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:191-3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. doi Cerebellar metastasis in squamous cell vulvar carcinoma
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Baskent University, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:69-71. 2009
    ..Brain metastasis is rarely seen in gynecologic cancers. It is more rarely encountered in vulvar carcinoma...
  2. ncbi What is the underlying cause of aneuploidy associated with increasing maternal age? Is it associated with elevated levels of gonadotropins?
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara 06100, Turkey
    Med Hypotheses 66:143-7. 2006
    ..Furthermore, new ART protocols using low dose gonadotropins should be developed in order to improve pregnancy outcomes and possibly to prevent aneuploidy...
  3. ncbi Retroperitoneal leiomyomatosis: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:1222-5. 2005
    ..Here, we report a case with retroperitoneal leiomyomatosis diagnosed by preoperative ultrasonography-guided fine-needle biopsy...
  4. ncbi Disseminated peritoneal tuberculosis mimicking advanced-stage endodermal sinus tumor: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:303-7. 2006
    ..Elevation of these markers should be carefully investigated especially in premenopausal women. To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of peritoneal tuberculosis misdiagnosed as endodermal sinus tumor...
  5. ncbi Skeletal carcinomatosis in endometrial clear cell carcinoma at initial presentation: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:891-5. 2006
    ..Further studies are needed to elucidate the true incidence and management of bone metastasis in endometrial clear cell carcinoma...
  6. ncbi Radical vaginal trachelectomy (Dargent's operation): a critical review of the literature
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:933-41. 2007
    ..To present a review of the most recent articles about radical vaginal trachelectomy (RVT)...
  7. ncbi Cyclooxygenase-2 expression in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia III and squamous cell cervical carcinoma, and its correlation with clinicopathologic variables
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 17:164-73. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify the role of COX-2 inhibitors in the management of CIN and SCC...
  8. ncbi Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome as a cause of reversible blindness during pregnancy
    Lutfu S Onderoglu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:539-42. 2007
    ..Prompt diagnosis, immediate control of blood pressure, and elimination of possible causes resolves clinical and imaging findings...
  9. ncbi New surgical approaches for the management of cervical carcinoma
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:487-96. 2008
    ..In this manuscript, some technical details and oncological outcomes of these new surgical approaches are summarized...
  10. doi Ovarian ectopic pregnancy after ICSI-ET: a case report and literature review
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Kubilay Sk No 36 Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:191-3. 2008
    ..On the other hand, OEP after intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection with embryo transfer (ICSI-ET) is even more rare and just a few cases have been reported in literature...
  11. ncbi Primary cervical lymphoma: report of two cases and review of the literature
    Polat Dursun
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Gynecol Oncol 98:484-9. 2005
    ..In this article, two cases of cervical lymphoma are presented with a review of the available literature...
  12. ncbi Primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the fallopian tube: a case report
    Polat Dursun
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:568-71. 2004
    ..Here we present a primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the fallopian tube. To the best of the our knowledge, it was not reported previously...
  13. ncbi Lower expression of cyclooxygenase-2: is it associated with the development of borderline ovarian tumors?
    Polat Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara 06100, Turkey
    Med Hypotheses 64:273-8. 2005
    ..Also, this hypothesis may enlight a new gene therapy targeting COX-2 gene in high risk patients for the development of EOC...
  14. ncbi Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in gynecological cancers
    A Ayhan
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hacettepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 27:11-5. 2006
    ..The number of studies concerning endometrial, vulvar and vaginal cancers are few in the area of neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  15. ncbi Interval debulking in epithelial ovarian carcinomas: the past, present and the future
    M Gultekin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cankiri Government Hospital, Cankiri, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 29:242-5. 2008
    ..In this article, the authors summarize and discuss the IDS approach with an associated literature review...
  16. ncbi Primary ovarian fibrosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature
    M Gultekin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:1142-7. 2005
    ..Although ovarian fibrosarcomas are unusual causes of solid masses in postmenopausal women, it should be kept in mind when evaluating adnexal masses in this age group...
  17. ncbi Loss of epithelium cadherin expression is associated with reduced overall survival and disease-free survival in early-stage squamous cell cervical carcinoma
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 17:843-50. 2007
    ..Further studies with larger number of patients are needed to evaluate the clinical significance of reduced E-cad expression in SCC...
  18. ncbi The spread pattern of right and left epithelial ovarian cancers
    A Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 31:654-7. 2010
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  19. ncbi Bilateral breast metastasis of ovarian carcinoma
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 30:9-12. 2009
    ..In conclusion, although it is a rare entity, breast metastasis should not be ruled out in patients with a history of ovarian carcinoma, if patients present with any symptoms of breast diseases...
  20. ncbi Pfannenstiel vs. midline incision for early stage endometrial carcinoma
    A Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 93:67-9. 2006
  21. ncbi Ovarian transposition for the preservation of ovarian function in young patients with cervical carcinoma
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 30:13-5. 2009
    ..Moreover, metastasis to the transposed ovaries and port sites is another concern about this procedure. In this short review, indications, techniques and functional outcomes of ovarian transposition have been summarized...
  22. ncbi Current management of endometrial hyperplasia and endometrial intraepithelial neoplasia (EIN)
    M Gultekin
    Cankiri Government Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cankiri, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 30:396-401. 2009
    ..In this review article, the current management of endometrial hyperplasias is summarized in light of the associated literature. We also give a brief overview of the EIN classification and its clinical importance...
  23. ncbi Nuchal cord type B associated with an excessively long umbilical cord as a cause of stillbirth: a case report
    P Dursun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 31:158-9. 2004
    ..We report a case in breech presentation with an excessively long umbilical cord (190 cm) which was complicated with five nuchal loops around the fetal neck and resulted in intrauterine death at the 37th week of pregnancy...
  24. ncbi Prognostic and therapeutic importance of lymphadenectomy in gynecological cancers
    A Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Gynaecological Oncology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 25:279-86. 2004
    ..This study discusses the prognostic and therapeutic importance of lymphadenectomy in ovarian, endometrial, cervical and vulvar cancers...
  25. pmc Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in gynecological cancers: a critical review of the literature
    Ali Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynaecological Oncology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    World J Surg Oncol 6:53. 2008
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  26. ncbi Predictors and outcomes of recurrent disease after a negative second look laparotomy
    Ali Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Tandogan, Ankara, Turkey
    J Surg Oncol 97:226-30. 2008
    ..To analyze the predictors and outcomes of recurrent disease in patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC) after a negative second look laparotomy (SLL)...
  27. doi A third evaluation of tertiary cytoreduction
    Murat Gultekin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cankiri Government Hospital, Cankiri, Turkey
    J Surg Oncol 98:530-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of tertiary cytoreductive surgery (TCS) on patient survival and to determine predictors of optimal TCS...
  28. doi Metastatic lymph node number in epithelial ovarian carcinoma: does it have any clinical significance?
    Ali Ayhan
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Gynecol Oncol 108:428-32. 2008
    ..To analyze the clinicopathological correlations of metastatic lymph node (LN) numbers in patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma...
  29. doi Debulking surgery for incompletely operated advanced epithelial ovarian carcinoma
    Murat Gultekin
    Hacettepe University, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    J Surg Oncol 100:258-60. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors aimed to analyze the effect of an incomplete primary surgery on patient prognosis...
  30. pmc Human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence and types among Turkish women at a gynecology outpatient unit
    Polat Dursun
    Baskent University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara, Turkey
    BMC Infect Dis 9:191. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of HPV DNA and to determine HPV types distribution among women with normal and abnormal cytology...
  31. ncbi Trigeminal schwannoma mimicking magnesium intoxication in a pregnancy complicated by severe preeclampsia
    Tarik Aksu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 269:70-1. 2003
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  32. ncbi Association between fertility drugs and gynecologic cancers, breast cancer, and childhood cancers
    Ali Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hacettepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:1104-11. 2004
    ..Although it is still early to state the last words on this topic, the possible association should be addressed when obtaining an informed consent before starting treatment...
  33. ncbi The role of secondary cytoreduction in the treatment of ovarian cancer: Hacettepe University experience
    Ali Ayhan
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:49-56. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the role of secondary cytoreduction in patients with recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer...
  34. ncbi Bilateral ovarian fibromatosis presenting with ascites and hirsutism
    Lutfu S Onderoglu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Gynecol Oncol 94:223-5. 2004
    ..MRI together with the intraoperative frozen section may help us to define the benign nature of the disease. In this report, we aimed to review the literature and give a highlight to the gynecologic oncologists about this rare disease...
  35. ncbi Occult metastasis in early ovarian cancers: risk factors and associated prognosis
    Ali Ayhan
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:81.e1-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to define risk factors associated with the occult metastasis in early stage epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC), and to compare the survivals in respect to occult metastasis...
  36. ncbi Ganglioneuroma mimicking ovarian tumor: a report of a case and review of the ganglioneuromas
    Murat Gultekin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 271:66-8. 2005
    ..Ganglioneuroma is the most common tumor of the sympathetic nervous system in the adults. It occurs most commonly in the mediastinum and retroperitoneum and are almost always benign tumors in nature...
  37. doi Depth of invasion for appendiceal metastasis of ovarian cancers: does it have any clinical significance?
    Ali Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Tandogan, Ankara, Turkey
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:557-60. 2008
    ..Depth of appendiceal metastasis in patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC) has not been previously analyzed for a possible relationship with clinico-pathological variables...
  38. ncbi Bilateral bone metastasis in endometrial adenocarcinoma
    Polat Dursun
    Libya Cd Kuyucak Sk, No 5 D 13 Cankaya, Ankara, Turkey
    Lancet Oncol 4:547. 2003
  39. ncbi CA-125 elevation in malignant and nonmalignant conditions
    Polat Dursun
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 24:584; author reply 585. 2003
  40. ncbi Performing a surgical procedure through midline incision is not a "surgical dogma" in some circumstances in gynecologic oncology
    Polat Dursun
    Gynecol Oncol 91:657-8; author reply 658. 2003
  41. ncbi Comparison of midline and Pfannenstiel incision for radical hysterectomy with pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomy in cervical carcinoma
    Ali Ayhan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:161-5. 2007
    ..To compare Pfannenstiel and midline incisions with respect to efficacy and early postoperative surgical site complications in patients with early stage cervical carcinoma...
  42. ncbi Insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) in ovarian carcinoma
    Polat Dursun
    Gynecol Oncol 99:523; author reply 523-4. 2005
  43. ncbi Posthysterectomy intestinal prolapse after coitus and vaginal repair
    Kunter Yuce
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:80-1. 2005
    ..CASE REPORT: Here, we report a premenopausal woman who developed transvaginal bowel evisceration during the first postoperative intercourse...
  44. ncbi Meigs' syndrome with highly elevated ca. 125 levels in a patient with Takayasu arteritis: a case report
    Mehmet Coskun Salman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Yakacik mah Cilek sok No 15 4, Ankara, Kecioren, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:90-2. 2005
    ..The patient was diagnosed to be suffering from Takayasu arteritis. The exploratory laparotomy revealed a fibroma of the ovary...