Ekrem Unal

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Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in an adolescent with Ewing sarcoma
    Ekrem Unal
    Meram Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, 42080, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:983-6. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma arising from an unresected sacrococcygeal teratoma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, Meram Faculty of Medicine, 42080 Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:233-5. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary arterial pressure in infants with laryngomalacia
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:2067-71. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Malignant glioblastomatous transformation of a low-grade glioma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, 42080, Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:1385-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver mimicking hepatoblastoma
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:458-60. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Fatal valproate overdose in a newborn baby
    Ekrem Unal
    Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, 42060 Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Hum Exp Toxicol 26:453-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Astroblastoma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, 42080, Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:165-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Gastric signet ring carcinoma in a patient with ataxia-telangiectasia: a case report and review of the literature
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology Departments of Pathology Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:e341-3. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood stroke: results of 130 children from a reference center in Central Anatolia, Turkey
    Huseyin Per
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Erciyes University, Faculty of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 50:595-600. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Rapamycin has a beneficial effect on controlling epilepsy in children with tuberous sclerosis complex: results of 7 children from a cohort of 86
    Mehmet Canpolat
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, 38039, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:227-40. 2014

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Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in an adolescent with Ewing sarcoma
    Ekrem Unal
    Meram Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, 42080, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:983-6. 2008
    ..Although thromboembolic complications are common in adult patients with malignant diseases, cerebral venous sinus thrombosis has been rarely described in cancer afflicted pediatric and adolescent population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma arising from an unresected sacrococcygeal teratoma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, Meram Faculty of Medicine, 42080 Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:233-5. 2010
    ..In addition, when malignant transformation occurs, the treatment strategy must include surgery together with histology adapted systemic chemotherapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary arterial pressure in infants with laryngomalacia
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:2067-71. 2006
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the pulmonary arterial pressures in infants with laryngomalacia during infancy period...
  4. doi request reprint Malignant glioblastomatous transformation of a low-grade glioma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, 42080, Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:1385-9. 2008
    ..The malignant transformation of a low-grade glioma is unusual but presents a poor prognosis...
  5. doi request reprint Mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver mimicking hepatoblastoma
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:458-60. 2008
    ..According to our knowledge, this is the first case of the mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver, which showed reduction in serum levels of AFP and involution of the tumor size by preoperative chemotherapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fatal valproate overdose in a newborn baby
    Ekrem Unal
    Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, 42060 Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Hum Exp Toxicol 26:453-6. 2007
    ..However, it is not safe for patients under two years of age, especially during the newborn period. This study presents a case of fatal valproate overdose in a 26-day-old female newborn, who is the youngest patient in the literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Astroblastoma in a child
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, 42080, Meram, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:165-8. 2008
    ..Astroblastoma may cause a diagnostic problem to anyone unfamiliar with its architectural and histological features...
  8. doi request reprint Gastric signet ring carcinoma in a patient with ataxia-telangiectasia: a case report and review of the literature
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology Departments of Pathology Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:e341-3. 2013
    ..Our experience with occurrence of Hashimoto thyroiditis and gastric signet ring cell carcinoma in the same case of A-T underlines that the clinicians handling A-T must be vigilant about both malignancy and autoimmune disorders. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood stroke: results of 130 children from a reference center in Central Anatolia, Turkey
    Huseyin Per
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Erciyes University, Faculty of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurol 50:595-600. 2014
    ..Although stroke among children is rare, it can cause significant morbidity and mortality. We aim to share our experience of children with arterial ischemic stroke...
  10. doi request reprint Rapamycin has a beneficial effect on controlling epilepsy in children with tuberous sclerosis complex: results of 7 children from a cohort of 86
    Mehmet Canpolat
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, 38039, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:227-40. 2014
    ..We would like share our experience from 86 patients and the results of rapamycin treatment in seven children with TSC...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar hemangioblastoma associated with diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis in an infant
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, 38039, Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1801-5. 2012
    ..DNH with predominant CNS involvement is rarely reported. Herein, we present a neonatal case of cerebellar HBL associated with DNH...
  12. doi request reprint Multiple fungal brain abscesses in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, 38039 Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Mycopathologia 174:505-9. 2012
    ..Our experience revealed that antifungal treatment including intravenous amphotericin B and variconazole augmented by granulocyte transfusion is an alternative option for the management of this catastrophic complication...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pilocytic astrocytoma developing at the site of a previously treated medulloblastoma in a child
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatrics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, Meram, Konya 42080, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:289-92. 2008
    ..One of these complications is secondary malignant neoplasm (SMN), which is rare but generally fatal...
  14. doi request reprint Release of N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in children with acute rheumatic carditis
    Omer Cimen
    Department of Paediatrics, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    Cardiol Young 20:297-301. 2010
    ..Increased plasma concentrations of B-type natriuretic peptide and its prohormone are markers of cardiac failure and hypoxia in adults...
  15. doi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma in a child
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Seluck Unversity, Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:359-61. 2009
    ..It is extremely rare in children. We present here a Merkel cell carcinoma in a boy. Its features and treatment modalities were discussed in the literature light...
  16. doi request reprint Accidental intramuscular overdose administration of vincristine
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Drug Chem Toxicol 35:232-4. 2012
    ..m. and overdose of VCR in a 6-year-old girl with Wilms' tumor. To prevent the administration of overdosed drug by the i.m. route accidentally, chemotherapy should be administrated only by experienced medical doctors...
  17. doi request reprint Late-type vitamin K deficiency bleeding: experience from 120 patients
    Mehmet Akif Ozdemir
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:247-51. 2012
    ..Late VKDB is still an important cause of mortality and morbidity in developing countries...
  18. doi request reprint Hypothermia in a child with Hodgkin disease
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, Akyokus, Konya, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:136-8. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this case is the first reported case of hypothermia in Hodgkin disease with combination of previously treated immune thrombocytopenic purpura at childhood in the English medical literature...
  19. ncbi request reprint Kluver-Bucy syndrome in a boy with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Ekrem Unal
    Department of Pediatrics, Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:149-52. 2007
    ..The authors report a case of Kluver-Bucy syndrome in a 10-year-old boy with non-Hodgkin lymphoma after intratechal methotrexate administration. He was treated by risperidone without any sequels...
  20. doi request reprint Phenylketonuria with acute myeloblastic leukemia in a 9-year-old boy: reporting a rare case
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:e256-7. 2011
    ..When the patient was 9-year-old, he developed acute myeloblastic leukemia. Here, we present the case with phenylketonuria and acute myeloblastic leukemia because of its extreme rarity...
  21. doi request reprint Intracranial hemorrhage in children with congenital factor deficiencies
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:1963-6. 2011
    ..Intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) is a life-threatening situation in childhood. Congenital factor deficiencies (CFD) like hemophilia may cause ICH, and ICH may be the initial presentation in some cases...
  22. doi request reprint Cardiac functions evaluated with tissue Doppler imaging in childhood cancers treated with anthracyclines
    Tamer Baysal
    Pediatric Cardiology Department, Selcuk University Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27:13-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the cardiac functions using conventional echocardiography and tissue Doppler imaging in childhood cancers treated with anthracyclines...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neurological complication of non Hodgkin lymphoma in childhood: experience from a single center in Turkey
    Dogan Kose
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:639-45. 2014
    ..Early diagnosis of these complications will reduce mortality and morbidity. In this study we aimed to review the neurological complications of childhood non Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hashimoto thyroiditis associated with ataxia telangiectasia
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Division of Pediatric Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Faculty, Research Hospital, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:349-52. 2012
    ..Furthermore, thyroid examination of patient with ataxia telangiectasia is recommended for early diagnosis...
  25. doi request reprint Hemophagocytic syndrome in a 4-month-old infant with biotinidase deficiency
    Fatih Kardas
    Division of Metabolism and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:191-3. 2012
    ..Biotinidase deficiency should be considered as a differential diagnosis of patients fulfilling HLH criteria...
  26. doi request reprint Atypical presentation of chronic granulomatous disease in an adolescent boy with frontal lobe located Aspergillus abscess mimicking intracranial tumor
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:149-54. 2010
    ..CGD generally present with recurrent suppurative infections, however, intracranial fungal abscess complicating CGD may cause a diagnostic problem to anyone unfamiliar with its clinical and radiological features...
  27. ncbi request reprint An uncommon extrapulmonary sequestration located in the upper posterior mediastinum associated with the azygos lobe in a child
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Meram Medical School of Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1110-1. 2007
  28. doi request reprint The efficacy of Pelargonium sidoides in the treatment of upper respiratory tract infections in children with transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Erciyes University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Immunology, 38039 Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Phytomedicine 19:958-61. 2012
    ..Further studies with large number of participants are necessary to highlight the effect of Pelargonium sidoides in children with transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy...
  29. doi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil-induced pseudotumor cerebri in a boy with autoimmune lymphoproliferative disease
    Turkan Patiroglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Erciyes University, 38039, Talas, Kayseri, Turkey
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:853-5. 2011
    ..In this case report, PTC has been linked to mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) that has been used for autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Thyroid medullary carcinoma in a teenager with Cowden syndrome
    Yavuz Koksal
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Konya, Turkey
    Laryngoscope 117:1180-2. 2007
    ..Total thyroidectomy was performed. Histopathologic examination of the specimen revealed thyroid medullary carcinoma. After operation, levels of CEA decreased to normal limits...
  31. ncbi request reprint Lupus mastitis is not a surgical disease
    Sancar Bayar
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Breast J 13:187-8. 2007
    ..Differential diagnosis of a breast mass in a patient with SLE must include the possibility of lupus mastitis. Surgical resection is usually not necessary, and medical treatment can be implemented successfully...
  32. ncbi request reprint Regional chemotherapy for advanced pancreatic carcinoma
    Sancar Bayar
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:550-2. 2003
    ..Since 1990, 14 patients with advanced pancreatic cancer were treated by regional chemotherapy. Five patients had locally advanced unresectable cancer and 9 had locally advanced disease with liver metastasis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic role of serum vascular endothelial growth factor, basic fibroblast growth factor and nitric oxide in patients with colorectal carcinoma
    Hakan Akbulut
    Department of Medical Oncology, Ibni Sina Hospital, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara 06100, Turkey
    Cytokine 20:184-90. 2002
    ..032, Cox regression analysis). In conclusion, serum VEGF and NO levels have prognostic role in patients with CRC and the new angiogenesis index using the serum levels of the factors seem to be useful...