Tuba Turunc

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Retrospective evaluation of the cases with Candida famata fungemia in a burn unit]
    Tuba Turunc
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:71-6. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Eleven cases of mucormycosis with atypical clinical manifestations in diabetic patients
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:203-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Brucellosis in cases of end-stage renal disease
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 06490 Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2344-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A case of disseminated intravascular coagulation caused by Brucella melitensis
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 26:71-3. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparative analysis of tuberculous, brucellar and pyogenic spontaneous spondylodiscitis patients
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University School of Medicine, 16 sok No 11 Bahçelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Infect 55:158-63. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Comparative evaluation of 113 cases with severe and mild forms of extrapulmonary tuberculosis]
    Tuba Turunc
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklarl ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:399-406. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Short communication: Investigation of in vitro antibiotic susceptibility of Brucella melitensis]
    Hikmet Aliskan
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:125-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary peritonitis due to brucellosis mimicking tuberculous peritonitis
    Yusuf Ziya Demiroglu
    Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 20:135-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from clinical samples]
    Sule Colakoglu
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:407-12. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of diagnostic value of Brucellacapt test in brucellosis]
    Hikmet Aliskan
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 41:591-5. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Retrospective evaluation of the cases with Candida famata fungemia in a burn unit]
    Tuba Turunc
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:71-6. 2009
    ..famata. Thus, when fungemia due to C. famata is established, central venous catheter should be removed and amphotericin-B therapy should be implemented promptly...
  2. doi request reprint Eleven cases of mucormycosis with atypical clinical manifestations in diabetic patients
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:203-8. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Brucellosis in cases of end-stage renal disease
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 06490 Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2344-9. 2008
    ..We evaluated clinical and laboratory characteristics and organ involvement of seven brucellosis patients with end-stage renal failure and compared them with brucellosis cases without any renal diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint A case of disseminated intravascular coagulation caused by Brucella melitensis
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 26:71-3. 2008
    ..We report here a case of Brucella melitensis sepsis which showed an acute onset with clinical and hematological findings disseminated intravascular coagulopathy..
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparative analysis of tuberculous, brucellar and pyogenic spontaneous spondylodiscitis patients
    Tuba Turunc
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University School of Medicine, 16 sok No 11 Bahçelievler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Infect 55:158-63. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint [Comparative evaluation of 113 cases with severe and mild forms of extrapulmonary tuberculosis]
    Tuba Turunc
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklarl ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:399-406. 2008
    ..As a result, the investigation of epidemiological and clinical characteristics of extrapulmonary tuberculosis on the large series of cases may be essential for early diagnosis and treatment in endemic countries such as Turkey...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Short communication: Investigation of in vitro antibiotic susceptibility of Brucella melitensis]
    Hikmet Aliskan
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:125-9. 2008
    ..As a result, the antimicrobial susceptibilities of Brucella species should be determined periodically to avoid the possible development of resistance problems in the future...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary peritonitis due to brucellosis mimicking tuberculous peritonitis
    Yusuf Ziya Demiroglu
    Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 20:135-7. 2009
    ..We report a 20-year-old male patient, with no underlying disease, who was diagnosed as peritonitis due to brucellosis mimicking tuberculosis, with ascites with pleocytosis, lymphocytic predominance and high levels of adenosine deaminase...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from clinical samples]
    Sule Colakoglu
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:407-12. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of diagnostic value of Brucellacapt test in brucellosis]
    Hikmet Aliskan
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 41:591-5. 2007
    ..Although our data have pointed out the high performance of Brucellacapt test in brusellosis serodiagnosis, confirmation with further data carried on extensive and comprehensive study groups, are needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Four years of monitoring of antibiotic sensitivity rates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii strains isolated from patients in intensive care unit and inpatient clinics]
    Hikmet Aliskan
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:321-9. 2008
    ..In conclusion there is an urgent need for effective strategies to control the use of antibiotics in our hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Neurological involvement in brucellosis; clinical classification, treatment and results]
    Yusuf Ziya Demiroglu
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 45:401-10. 2011
    ..In addition, a current classification of neurobrucellosis, related to involved location of nervous system, clinical picture and pathogenesis, is needed...
  13. ncbi request reprint [In vitro resistance rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae clinical isolates to the antibiotics used in therapy]
    Hikmet Uncu
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 41:441-6. 2007
    ..As a result, the high penicilin and erithromycin resistance rates of S. pneumoniae clinical isolates in our hospital emphasize that the empirical use of these antibiotics should be limited and well-controlled in our region...
  14. ncbi request reprint Performance of MRSA ID chromogenic medium for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus directly from blood cultures and clinical specimens
    Sule Colakoglu
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara 06490, Turkey
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:319-23. 2007
    ..Using MRSA ID with primary culture media should decrease the time (18-24 h) to report a positive result compared with conventional methods...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of fourteen adult cases with visceral leishmaniasis]
    Ebru Kurşun
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana Practice and Research Center, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Adana, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 47:500-6. 2013
    ..In conclusion, cases presenting with fever, hepatosplenomegaly, pancytopenia and hypoalbuminemia and living in endemic regions should be precisely evaluated in terms of visceral leishmaniasis. ..
  16. doi request reprint Delayed and overlooked diagnosis of an unusual opportunistic infection in a renal transplant recipient: visceral leishmaniasis
    Aysegul Zumrutdal
    Department of Nephrology, Adana Training and Research Center, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 34:183-5. 2010
    ..Also, in the short term, the rate of recurrence was comparable to other reported patients who were diagnosed and treated in a month...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Retrospective evaluation of 15 cases with psoas abscesses]
    Tahsin Turunc
    Baskent Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Uroloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:121-5. 2009
    ..The isolation of M. tuberculosis as the causative agent in 5 (33.3%) cases emphasizes the fact that tuberculosis is still an important public health problem in Turkey...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous manifestations in brucellosis: a prospective study
    Cenk Akcali
    Department of Dermatology, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Adv Ther 24:706-11. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four hundred and forty seven brucellosis cases
    Ebru Kurşun
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Turkey
    Intern Med 52:745-50. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the characteristics of brucellosis patients followed in our clinic and to compare these cases with those reported in the literature...
  20. ncbi request reprint [A severe falciparum malaria case successfully treated by exchange transfusion as an adjunct therapy]
    Yusuf Ziya Demiroglu
    Baskent University Adana Teaching and Research Center, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Adana, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 46:493-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, it was noted that in addition to antimalarial treatment, erythrocyte ET may provide dramatic improvement in severe cases of P.falciparum malaria with hyperparasitemia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gonadal brucellar abscess: imaging and clinical findings in 3 cases and review of the literature
    Zafer Koc
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, 01250 Yuregir, Adana, Turkey
    J Clin Ultrasound 35:395-400. 2007
    ..Awareness of the imaging findings of gonadal abscess in patients with brucellosis and correlation with the results of serologic testing can allow early diagnosis, especially in endemic areas...
  22. doi request reprint Tailored treatment approach for emphysematous pyelonephritis
    Baris Kuzgunbay
    Department of Urology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Urol Int 86:444-7. 2011
    ..We evaluated the clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of patients presenting with emphysematous pyelonephritis (EP)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Successful medical treatment of intracranial abscess caused by Brucella spp
    Osman Kizilkilic
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Adana, Turkey
    J Infect 51:77-80. 2005
    ..We also made a review of the literature concerning the cerebellar abscess due to neurobrucellosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic, clinical, and imaging findings in brucellosis patients with osteoarticular involvement
    Aysin Pourbagher
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Dadaloglu Mah, 39 Sok No 6, Yuregir, 01250 Adana, Turkey
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:873-80. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the epidemiologic and clinical features, complications, imaging findings, and outcomes for brucellosis patients with osteoarticular involvement...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical pattern and abdominal sonographic findings in 251 cases of brucellosis in southern Turkey
    Mir Ali Pourbagher
    Department of Radiology, Baskent University Adana Teaching and Medical Research Center, Dadaloglu Mah, 39 Sok No 6, Yuregir, 01250 Adana, Turkey
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W191-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to report the clinical features, complications, abdominal sonographic findings, and treatment outcomes for a series of brucellosis cases in southern Turkey...