Affiliation: Hacettepe University
- Is there an alternative to TIPS? Ultrasound-guided direct intrahepatic portosystemic shunt placement in Budd-Chiari syndromeBora Peynircioglu
Department of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Saudi J Gastroenterol 16:315-8. 2010..The percutaneous TIPS procedure seems to be technically feasible and effective in the management of refractory ascites as a result of BCS, particularly in the setting of occluded hepatic veins...
- Primary sclerosing cholangitis--what is the difference between east and west?Ali Shorbagi
Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Clinic, Sihhiye 06100, Ankara, Turkey
World J Gastroenterol 14:3974-81. 2008..Directing research towards explaining these geographical differences and understanding the pathogenesis of PSC is required in order to develop better therapies for this devastating disease...
- Experience of a single center with congenital hepatic fibrosis: a review of the literatureAli Shorbagi
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Clinic, Hacettepe University, 06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
World J Gastroenterol 16:683-90. 2010..In all patients with CHF portal vein morphology should be evaluated by all means since portal vein involvement results in more severe and complicated portal hypertension. Other associations include the Joubert and Bardet-Biedl syndromes...
- Capecitabine-induced severe hypertriglyceridemia: report of two casesMevlut Kurt
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Ann Pharmacother 40:328-31. 2006..To report 2 cases of severe hypertriglyceridemia associated with the use of oral capecitabine...