Sukru Ulusoy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Absence of hypoalbuminemia despite nephrotic proteinuria in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis secondary to polycythemia vera
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Intern Med 49:2477-80. 2010
  2. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of fixed dose vs. single-agent combinations on 24-h blood pressure variability
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Hypertens Res 35:1111-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Do hemodialysis adequacy data reflect reality?
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Artif Organs 37:189-95. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Signal peptide-CUB-EGF domain-containing protein 1 (SCUBE1) level in hemodialysis patients and parameters affecting that level
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 45:1444-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The effect of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract in preventing amikacin-induced nephropathy
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 34:227-34. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Anti-apoptotic and anti-oxidant effects of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract in preventing cyclosporine A-induced nephropathy
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Departments of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 17:372-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of a case of mesangioproliferative glomerulonephritis secondary to Echinococcus alveolaris with albendazole
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Turkey
    Intern Med 50:1821-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Improvement of renal functions after embolization of renal AVF in a patient who had been on dialysis for 5 years
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Tip Fakultesi, Nefroloji Bilim Dali, 61080 Trabzon, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:S106-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of ramipril and losartan on blood pressure control and left ventricle hypertrophy in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 32:913-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Ramsay Hunt syndrome in renal transplantation recipient: a case report
    S Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 42:1986-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Absence of hypoalbuminemia despite nephrotic proteinuria in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis secondary to polycythemia vera
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Intern Med 49:2477-80. 2010
    ..Here, we report a case of FSGS following a course with normoalbuminemia despite nephrotic range proteinuria developing secondary to PV. Our case is the first report in the literature with thes characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of fixed dose vs. single-agent combinations on 24-h blood pressure variability
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Hypertens Res 35:1111-7. 2012
    ..In addition, nighttime DBP reduction and the SI of DBP were lower in the diabetic patients. A free drug combination of amlodipine and valsartan provides more effective and smooth SBP and DSP control compared with FDCs...
  3. doi request reprint Do hemodialysis adequacy data reflect reality?
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Artif Organs 37:189-95. 2013
    ..This simple but easily overlooked situation, HD being regarded as adequate though in fact it is not, may lead to patients not being treated effectively and accurately and to a rise in mortality and morbidity in the long term...
  4. doi request reprint Signal peptide-CUB-EGF domain-containing protein 1 (SCUBE1) level in hemodialysis patients and parameters affecting that level
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Turkey
    Clin Biochem 45:1444-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate SCUBE1 levels in a hemodialysis patient group and the factors affecting those levels...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract in preventing amikacin-induced nephropathy
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 34:227-34. 2012
    ..As yet, no molecules have been approved to prevent AG nephropathy. We aim to investigate the effectiveness of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract (GSPE) in the prevention of amikacin (AK)-induced nephrotoxicity...
  6. doi request reprint Anti-apoptotic and anti-oxidant effects of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract in preventing cyclosporine A-induced nephropathy
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Departments of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 17:372-9. 2012
    ..Grape seed proanthocyanidin extract (GSPE) is a molecule with anti-oxidant and anti-apoptotic properties. Our aim was to demonstrate the effects of GSPE in preventing CsA nephropathy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of a case of mesangioproliferative glomerulonephritis secondary to Echinococcus alveolaris with albendazole
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Turkey
    Intern Med 50:1821-4. 2011
    ..This is the first ever such case report...
  8. doi request reprint Improvement of renal functions after embolization of renal AVF in a patient who had been on dialysis for 5 years
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Tip Fakultesi, Nefroloji Bilim Dali, 61080 Trabzon, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:S106-8. 2011
    ..Because the patient had a history of renal biopsy 5 years previously, the fistula was thought to be secondary to the biopsy. After embolization of the AVF, renal functions improved enough to terminate dialysis treatment...
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of ramipril and losartan on blood pressure control and left ventricle hypertrophy in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 32:913-7. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to compare the effects of losartan and ramipril on blood pressure (BP) control, LVH, and renal progression in patients with hypertensive ADPKD...
  10. doi request reprint Ramsay Hunt syndrome in renal transplantation recipient: a case report
    S Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 42:1986-8. 2010
    ..We present a case of Ramsay Hunt syndrome that developed in a 35-year-old male patient, who had undergone a renal transplantation 8 months prior and had received maintenance immunosuppression...
  11. doi request reprint Role of erythropoietin in prevention of amikacin-induced nephropathy
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    J Nephrol 25:744-9. 2012
    ..Therefore we aimed to explore whether Epo is renoprotective in an amikacin-induced nephropathy model in rats...
  12. pmc How does colistin-induced nephropathy develop and can it be treated?
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:3463-9. 2013
    ..GSPE had a renoprotective effect, as shown by the lowered levels of these mediators. ..
  13. doi request reprint Antiapoptotic and antioxidant effects of GSPE in preventing cyclosporine A-induced cardiotoxicity
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 34:460-6. 2012
    ..Grape seed proanthocyanidin extract (GSPE) displays antioxidant and antiapoptotic activities. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate the effect of GSPE on CsA-induced cardiotoxicity...
  14. doi request reprint Is there any way to protect from tacrolimus-induced renal and pancreas injury?
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Clin Transplant 26:722-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore effects of erythropoietin and pentoxifylline in tacrolimus-induced pancreatic beta cell and renal injury in rats...
  15. doi request reprint Protective effect of the grape seed proanthocyanidin extract in a rat model of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey gulsumozkan78 hotmail com
    Kidney Blood Press Res 35:445-53. 2012
    ..Although it is so common, there has been no approved therapy yet. We aimed to investigate the effect of grape seed proanthocyanidin extract (GSPE) on preventing CIN...
  16. doi request reprint Thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor (TAFI) levels in hypertensive patients and a comparison of the effects of amlodipine and ramipril on TAFI levels
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Clin Exp Hypertens 35:134-40. 2013
    ..Our study is the first in the literature to determine increased TAFI levels in primary hypertension patients. In addition, we determined a decrease in TAFI levels in the amlodipine group after 1 month, but none in the ramipril group...
  17. doi request reprint A case of recurrent episodes of acute renal allograft failure caused by renal pedicle tortion
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 35:556-9. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint New marker of platelet activation, SCUBE1, is elevated in hypertensive patients
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Am J Hypertens 26:748-53. 2013
    ..There are currently no studies showing the level of SCUBE1 in hypertensive patients. The purpose of this study was to determine the level of SCUBE1 in this patient group and to investigate the parameters affecting that level...
  19. ncbi request reprint An unusual etiology of erythropoietin resistance: hyperthyroidism
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 29:759-61. 2007
    ..This hemodialysis patient had epoetin-resistant anemia with primary autoimmune hyperthyroidism. The anti-thyroid therapy was effective not only against the hyperthyroidism but also against his epoetin resistant anemia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Swine H1N1 infection in a renal transplant recipient
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, School of Medicine
    Exp Clin Transplant 8:318-20. 2010
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case report of a swine H1N1 infection in a renal transplant recipient...
  21. ncbi request reprint TGF-beta and TNF-alpha producing effects of losartan and amlodipine on human mononuclear cell culture
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:478-82. 2005
    ..The modulation of cytokine release, which affects adhesion of leucocytes to endothelial cells, and proliferation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells with antihypertensive drugs was explored...
  22. ncbi request reprint Erythrocytosis in a patient on hemodialysis for thirteen years
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Mt Sinai J Med 73:1095-7. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint Amikacin-induced nephropathy: is there any protective way?
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 29:23-7. 2007
    ..The results show that N-acetylcysteine has a protective effect on nephrotoxicity induced by amikacin. Higher doses of amikacin should be tried to observe biochemical effects...
  24. doi request reprint Perspective on rhabdomyolysis-induced acute kidney injury and new treatment options
    S Ulusoy
    Department of Nephrology, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 38:368-78. 2013
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  25. ncbi request reprint Renal hypoplasia and situs inversus totalis
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:189-91. 2005
    ..Renal dysplasia is the most common. Herein is described for the first time, an association of situs inversus totalis, unilateral congenital renal hypoplasia and external ear cartilage deformity...
  26. doi request reprint Is there any interaction of resistin and adiponectin levels with protein-energy wasting among patients with chronic kidney disease
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Hemodial Int 18:153-62. 2014
    ..PEW was found to be linearly correlated with resistin and adiponectin. High serum resistin and adiponectin levels might have a role in development of PEW among dialysis patients. ..
  27. doi request reprint Treatment of tumor lysis syndrome with the highest known uric acid level
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 32:895-8. 2010
    ..3 mg/dL, which was considerably greater than the values reported in the literature...
  28. ncbi request reprint Renal failure due to Bardet-Biedl syndrome. A case report
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 13:380-2. 2004
    ..To describe a case of Bardet-Biedl syndrome involving renal failure and retinal dystrophy...
  29. doi request reprint The role of adipocytokines on depressive symptoms of patients with chronic kidney disease
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 35:1094-100. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate depression and anxiety scores among chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients and to search the changes of serum concentrations of adipokines with respect to emotional disturbances of CKD patients...
  30. doi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and severe muscle weakness secondary to colistin therapy
    Gulsum Ozkan
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Ren Fail 34:926-9. 2012
    ..There is only one report of rhabdomyolysis secondary to colistin in the literature, and there is no report of a case developing severe tetraparesis, as in our case...
  31. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary syndrome in a patient with calciphylaxis
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:477. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Adult onset tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis syndrome
    Kubra Kaynar
    Department of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:418-20. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic and fibrinolytic response to nasal desmopressin in hemodialysis patients
    Sukru Ulusoy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 13:340-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of desmopressin (DDAVP) on hemostatic parameters during dialysis and in the interval between dialysis sessions...