Ebru Yalcin

Summary

Affiliation: Hacettepe University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and treatment approaches in cystic fibrosis with pseudo-Bartter syndrome
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Trop Paediatr 25:119-24. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of claritromycin on inflammatory parameters and clinical conditions in children with bronchiectasis
    E Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Pharm Ther 31:49-55. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Plastic bronchitis occurring late after the Fontan procedure in a child: treatment with stent implantation in the left pulmonary artery
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:326-8. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Does defective apoptosis play a role in cystic fibrosis lung disease?
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 40:561-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The role of human leucocyte antigens in children with hydatid disease: their association with clinical condition and prognosis
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Parasitol Res 106:795-800. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Acute dyspnea in an adolescent girl after physical exertion: a case report and review of the literature
    Ebru Yalcin
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:604-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Pigeon-breeder's disease in a child with selective IgA deficiency
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 45:216-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Postinfectious bronchiolitis obliterans in children: clinical and radiological profile and prognostic factors
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Respiration 70:371-5. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term clarithromycin in cystic fibrosis: effects on inflammatory markers in BAL and clinical status
    Deniz Dogru
    Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:416-23. 2009
  10. doi request reprint TAP1 and TAP2 gene polymorphisms in childhood cystic echinococcosis
    Nural Kiper
    Hacettepe University, Department of Pediatrics, Chest Diseases Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Parasitol Int 59:283-5. 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and treatment approaches in cystic fibrosis with pseudo-Bartter syndrome
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Trop Paediatr 25:119-24. 2005
    ..Infants with cystic fibrosis (CF) are prone to develop episodes of hyponatraemic, hypochloraemic dehydration with metabolic alkalosis, which are biochemical hallmarks of the pseudo-Bartter syndrome (PB)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of claritromycin on inflammatory parameters and clinical conditions in children with bronchiectasis
    E Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Pharm Ther 31:49-55. 2006
    ..Their immunoregulatory and anti-inflammatory functions are significant too. They are frequently used in the treatment of diffuse panbronchiolitis and cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Plastic bronchitis occurring late after the Fontan procedure in a child: treatment with stent implantation in the left pulmonary artery
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:326-8. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Does defective apoptosis play a role in cystic fibrosis lung disease?
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 40:561-4. 2009
    ..We also investigated the relation between apoptosis and histopathological features of tissues and microbiological factors influencing apoptosis...
  5. doi request reprint The role of human leucocyte antigens in children with hydatid disease: their association with clinical condition and prognosis
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Parasitol Res 106:795-800. 2010
    ..Furthermore, presence of HLA-DR11 was found to be a significant factor associated with cure of the disease. We concluded that HLA types have significant impact on the development of HD and clinical course of disease...
  6. doi request reprint Acute dyspnea in an adolescent girl after physical exertion: a case report and review of the literature
    Ebru Yalcin
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:604-6. 2008
    ..The etiology of acute dyspnea is discussed and reported cases are reviewed in this case report...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pigeon-breeder's disease in a child with selective IgA deficiency
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 45:216-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Postinfectious bronchiolitis obliterans in children: clinical and radiological profile and prognostic factors
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Respiration 70:371-5. 2003
    ..Postinfectious bronchiolitis obliterans (BO) designates a clinical syndrome of chronic airflow obstruction associated with inflammatory changes in the small airways...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term clarithromycin in cystic fibrosis: effects on inflammatory markers in BAL and clinical status
    Deniz Dogru
    Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:416-23. 2009
    ..Median z-scores for weight increased with CM in Group 2. We could not demonstrate a fall in proinflammatory cytokines in BAL; however, some improvement in clinical status could be shown with three-month CM...
  10. doi request reprint TAP1 and TAP2 gene polymorphisms in childhood cystic echinococcosis
    Nural Kiper
    Hacettepe University, Department of Pediatrics, Chest Diseases Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Parasitol Int 59:283-5. 2010
    ..25%). TAP1-637 and TAP2-379 polymorphisms may have a role in causing genetic tendency for CE in children. The data may reflect the genetic properties of the Turkish population or may reveal the minor role of TAP gene polymorphisms in CE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pediatric pulmonology in a developing country: our focus
    Sevgi Pekcan
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:11-8. 2011
    ..In any country in which there is a unique distribution of diseases, in other words, a characteristic and unique disease spectrum, courses and instructional fellowship programs should be arranged accordingly...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bronchiectasis: the consequence of late diagnosis in chronic respiratory symptoms
    Deniz Dogru
    Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Trop Pediatr 51:362-5. 2005
    ..Early diagnosis and treatment will increase the quality of life and survival of patients with bronchiectasis, which has irreversible and progressive complications if untreated...
  13. ncbi request reprint An epidemic of pseudo-Bartter syndrome in cystic fibrosis patients
    Mehmet Kose
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Chest Diseases Unit, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 167:115-6. 2008
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiac hydatid cyst and pulmonary hydatidosis in a child
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:1178-80. 2002
    ..The cardiac lesion was treated by surgical excision, and the pulmonary cysts improved with a combination of praziquantel and albendazole therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint BALF nitrite as an indicator of inflammation in children with cystic fibrosis
    Ilker Cetin
    Department of Pediatric Chest Diseases, Ihsan Dogramaci Children s Hospital, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Respiration 71:625-9. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of serum Pseudomonas aeruginosa antibodies in the diagnosis and follow-up of cystic fibrosis
    Deniz Dogru
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:50-7. 2013
    ..In CF, Pa antibodies can be early markers for diagnosis, especially in young children who cannot expectorate, but they should only be used together with sputum cultures for long-term follow-up and treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Home mechanical ventilation: outcomes according to remoteness from health center and different family education levels
    Sevgi Pekcan
    Pediatric Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:267-73. 2010
    ..Length of the follow-up period and mortality rate were not affected by the patient's place of residence (city center or rural) or maternal level of education...
  18. doi request reprint Successful unilateral partial lung lavage in a child with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
    Deniz Dogru
    Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Anesth 21:127-30. 2009
    ..A 4-year-old child with autoimmune PAP, who was successfully treated with a series of unilateral partial bronchoalveolar lavages by selectively ventilating the other lung with a cuffed endotracheal tube, is presented...
  19. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and respiratory morbidity in children
    Nazan Cobanoglu
    Hacettepe University Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Inhal Toxicol 19:779-85. 2007
    ..Children are unable to remove themselves from ETS exposure. It is better to reduce the percentage of parents who smoke rather than to isolate smokers or increase ventilation...
  20. doi request reprint A case of congenital agenesis of the right pulmonary artery presenting with hemoptysis and mimicking pulmonary hemosiderosis
    Pelin Ozlem Simsek
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 168:217-20. 2009
    ..Although this condition is generally considered to have a good prognosis, close observation is mandatory in order to prevent further complications and comorbidities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) in serum and bronchoalveolar lavage fluids of cystic fibrosis patients and patients with idiopathic bronchiectasis
    Nazan Cobanoglu
    Unit of Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:343-7. 2010
    ..aeruginosa infection in the airways of CF and IBR patients...
  22. doi request reprint A 4-month-old boy with acrodermatitis enteropathica-like symptoms
    Sevgi Pekcan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 168:119-21. 2009
    ..The patient was thought to have acrodermatitis enteropathica-like eruption due to malabsorption. The eruption completely resolved with enzyme supplement and proper nutrition and skin care...
  23. doi request reprint Gastric organo-axial malrotation coexisting respiratory symptoms
    Mehmet Kose
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 168:491-4. 2009
    ..In conclusion, it is probable that gastric malrotation associated with massive or occult gastroesophageal reflux could be responsible for the respiratory symptoms such as chronic cough, recurrent pneumonia, wheezing, and apnea...
  24. doi request reprint Doll-like face: is it an underestimated clinical presentation of cystic fibrosis?
    Mehmet Kose
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:634-7. 2008
    ..As doll-like face is very rare and underestimated clinical presentation of CF patients complicated with hypoproteinemia we evaluated demographic features and laboratory characteristics of 5 patients diagnosed as CF with doll-like face...
  25. doi request reprint Predominance of hospital-associated MRSA among cystic fibrosis patients in a Turkish reference cystic fibrosis centre
    Pinar Yurdakul
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Chemother 24:195-200. 2012
    ..7%). Our findings definitely support the need for further surveillance studies for CF-MRSA strains and highlight the need for infection control measures in the setting of CF centres...
  26. doi request reprint Different features of lung involvement in Niemann-Pick disease and Gaucher disease
    Bora Gulhan
    Hacettepe University, Department of Pediatric Pulmonology, Ankara, Turkey
    Respir Med 106:1278-85. 2012
    ..Niemann-Pick disease (NPD) and Gaucher disease (GD) are well-known lysosomal storage diseases. Respiratory system involvement is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with NPD and GD...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of TAP1 and TAP2 gene polymorphism in idiopathic bronchiectasis in children
    Deniz Dogru
    Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:237-41. 2007
    ..Therefore, TAP deficiency syndrome should be considered in children with idiopathic diagnosis, since early diagnosis of the disease will improve life quality and survival...
  28. doi request reprint Relation of bone mineral density with clinical and laboratory parameters in pre-pubertal children with cystic fibrosis
    Nazan Cobanoglu
    Hacettepe University, Paediatric Pulmonary Diseases Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:706-12. 2009
    ..Future well-designed longitudinal studies with large cohorts might show a relation with BMD and cytokines in CF...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prenatal period to adolescence: the variable presentations of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation
    Ayse Tana Aslan
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 48:626-30. 2006
    ..Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM) of the lung is a rare but potentially life-threatening pulmonary anomaly...
  30. ncbi request reprint Tracheomalacia and bronchomalacia in 34 children: clinical and radiologic profiles and associations with other diseases
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:777-81. 2005
    ..Early diagnosis of malacia disorders will prevent unnecessary use of antibiotics or antiasthmatic drugs, which are often abused to treat these children. In these patients, treatment for associated diseases should also be considered...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cystic fibrosis in a boy with meconium ileus and mild clinical phenotype associated with 2183AA-G/D1152H genotype
    Ebru Yalcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 50:383-5. 2008
    ..Analysis of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator protein gene revealed the rare mutation: 2183AA-G/D1152H. To our knowledge, this is the first report concerning such a mutation combination in cystic fibrosis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pleural fluid PCR method for detection of Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in pediatric parapneumonic effusions
    G Eda Utine
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Chest Diseases, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye Ankara, Turkey
    Respiration 75:437-42. 2008
    ..Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a molecular technique for the detection of causative bacteria; however, its efficiency in pleural fluids is less known...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of flexible bronchoscopy in children with persistent and recurrent wheezing
    Ayse Tana Aslan
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, a Hacettepe University, Maltepe, Ankara, Turkey
    Allergy Asthma Proc 26:483-6. 2005
    ..Bronchoscopy should be performed in patients who remain symptomatic despite treatment for asthma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Sweat conductivity test: can it replace chloride titration for cystic fibrosis diagnosis?
    Guzin Cinel
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 54:576-82. 2012
    ..We suggest that the conductivity measurement is as reliable as quantitative sweat chloride analysis to diagnose or exclude CF, and it can be used as a diagnostic test in addition to screening...
  35. ncbi request reprint Using computer based data acquisition and analysis system for nasal potential difference measurement in cystic fibrosis
    Zuhal Ergonul
    Department of Physiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 46:339-43. 2004
    ..Using electronic data acquisition may help to minimize the subjectivity in voltmeter measurements and hand analysis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Childhood parapneumonic effusions: biochemical and inflammatory markers
    G Eda Utine
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Hacettepe University, 06100, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Chest 128:1436-41. 2005
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Long-term results of disodium etidronate treatment in pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis
    Ugur Ozcelik
    Department of Pediatric Pulmonology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, 06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:514-7. 2010
    ..The pathogenetic mechanism of this treatment on the genetic basis of disease is discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Yellow nail syndrome in an infant presenting with lymphedema of the eyelids and pleural effusion
    Ebru Yalcin
    Chest Diseases Unit, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:569-72. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Medical treatment of pulmonary hydatid disease: for which child?
    Deniz Dogru
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Parasitol Int 54:135-8. 2005
    ..The major complication was infection. We suggest that selected pediatric patients with uncomplicated pulmonary hydatid cysts sized less than 5 cm should have a trial of medical treatment with a very close follow up...
  40. ncbi request reprint Childhood intrathoracic Hodgkin lymphoma with hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy: a case report and review of the literature
    Eda Gülen Utine
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Chest Diseases, Hacettepe University Sihhiye, 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 167:419-23. 2008
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Foreign-body aspiration mimicking congenital lobar emphysema in a forty-eight-day-old girl
    Ayse Tana Aslan
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:189-91. 2005
    ..g., congenital lobar emphysema. Here, a 48-day-old girl with coconut aspiration is described, to emphasize that a clinical history may not be available and FBA should be among the possible diagnoses, even before 6 months of age...
  42. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in children with congenital immunodeficiency syndromes
    Deniz Dogru
    Unit of Chest Diseases, Department of Children Health and Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 58:59-63. 2010
    ..All patients were treated with antituberculous drugs. Mycobacterium species may be important pathogens in children with CID, especially in endemic regions...
  43. ncbi request reprint Emergency room management of acute bronchiolitis: a randomized trial of nebulized epinephrine
    Pelin Ozlem Simsek-Kiper
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:651-60. 2011
    ..We did not find a difference between salbutamol and epinephrine in terms of clinical improvement, but salbutamol can be a drug of choice due to its lower relapse and hospitalization rates compared to epinephrine...
  44. ncbi request reprint Maternal pertussis is hazardous for a newborn: a case report
    Didem Armangil
    Units of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:206-10. 2010
    ..Public health measures to prevent the disease could be strengthened and booster vaccinations against pertussis considered...
  45. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hyperparathyroidism due to maternal hypoparathyroidism and vitamin D deficiency: a cause of multiple bone fractures
    Ayfer Alikasifoglu
    Hacettepe University, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:267-9. 2005