Experts and Doctors on aged in Turkey

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Locale: Turkey
Topic: aged

Top Publications

  1. Yayli G, Isler M, Oyar O. Medically treated splenic abscess due to Brucella melitensis. Scand J Infect Dis. 2002;34:133-5 pubmed
    ..In acute disease, hepatosplenic abscess is a rare complication. We report herein a woman with splenic abscess due to acute Brucella melitensis infection who was successfully treated with antibiotics alone. ..
  2. Turkdogan M, Bozkurt H, Uygan I, Tuncer I, Irmak H, Buzgan T, et al. Chronic hepatitis delta virus infection in Van region of eastern Turkey. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2005;16:17-20 pubmed
    ..We aimed to research the role of hepatitis delta virus infection in chronic liver diseases related to hepatitis B virus infection in the Van region of Eastern Turkey...
  3. Aydin G, Tosun A, Keles I, Ayaslioglu E, Tosun O, Orkun S. Brucellar spondylodiscitis: a case report. Int J Clin Pract. 2006;60:1502-5 pubmed
    ..Screening serologic tests for brucella should be used more widely in cases with low index of suspicion, especially in endemic areas. ..
  4. Ertugrul M, Baktiroglu S, Salman S, Unal S, Aksoy M, Berberoglu K, et al. The diagnosis of osteomyelitis of the foot in diabetes: microbiological examination vs. magnetic resonance imaging and labelled leucocyte scanning. Diabet Med. 2006;23:649-53 pubmed
    ..Microbiological examination may be as useful as and less costly than other diagnostic procedures and is the only method which can guide the choice of antibiotic therapy. ..
  5. Bilir A, Gulec S, Erkan A, Ozcelik A. Epidural magnesium reduces postoperative analgesic requirement. Br J Anaesth. 2007;98:519-23 pubmed
    ..Co-administration of magnesium for postoperative epidural analgesia results in a reduction in fentanyl consumption without any side-effects. ..
  6. Yurekli V, Akhan G, Kutluhan S, Uzar E, Koyuncuoglu H, Gultekin F. The effect of sodium valproate on chronic daily headache and its subgroups. J Headache Pain. 2008;9:37-41 pubmed publisher
    ..VPA treatment caused more reduction in PF than placebo in the CTTH subgroup (P = 0.000). VPA is effective in the prophylactic treatment of CDH by reducing MaxVAS levels and PF. It was more effective in CM than in CTTH. ..
  7. Ozgun H, Ertugrul B, Soyder A, Ozturk B, Aydemir M. Peri-operative antibiotic prophylaxis: adherence to guidelines and effects of educational intervention. Int J Surg. 2010;8:159-63 pubmed publisher
  8. Erdem F, Karatay S, Yildirim K, Kiziltunc A. Evaluation of serum paraoxonase and arylesterase activities in ankylosing spondylitis patients. Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2010;65:175-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Further research is needed to provide deeper understanding of this disease. ..
  9. Dincer N, Topal F, Karaman K, Kurt M, Akbulut S, Cosgun Y, et al. Relationship of the intensity of Helicobacter pylori and severity of inflammation with beta-2 microglobulin levels in serum according to the updated Sydney System. South Med J. 2010;103:1092-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that the serum beta-2 microglobulin level cannot be used as a simple marker of HP intensity and severity of inflammation in gastric endoscopic biopsies. ..

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  1. Ergen H, Zeybek U, Gok O, Karaali Z. Investigation of ABCA1 C69T polymorphism in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Biochem Med (Zagreb). 2012;22:114-20 pubmed
    ..We aimed to investigate association of ABCA1 C69T gene polymorphism with lipid levels in Turkish type 2 diabetic patients...
  2. Erdogan D, Yucel H, Uysal B, Ersoy I, Icli A, Akcay S, et al. Effects of prediabetes and diabetes on left ventricular and coronary microvascular functions. Metabolism. 2013;62:1123-30 pubmed publisher
    ..18, P=0.02), mitral Em/Am ratio (r=0.23, P=0.004) were significantly and positively correlated with CFR. CFR is impaired in subjects with prediabetics, but this impairment is not as severe as that in diabetics. ..
  3. Demir M, Horoz M, Ulas T, Eren M, Ercan Z. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced severe hyponatremia. Medicina (Kaunas). 2012;48:619-21 pubmed
    ..In this report, we present a case of hyponatremia in a 78-year-old man who had received meloxicam, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. ..
  4. Ucmak D, Ayhan E, Meltem Akkurt Z, Haydar Uçak -. Presentation of three cases with phyto contact dermatitis caused by Ranunculus and Anthemis genera. J Dermatolog Treat. 2014;25:467-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this article, three cases of phyto contact dermatitis, which are the result of topical use of plant types of Ranunculus ve Anthemis as an alternative method of treatment due to myalgia or arthralgia, have been presented. ..
  5. Balci A, Balci T, Ozyurtan M. Current surgical therapy for bronchiectasis: surgical results and predictive factors in 86 patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;97:211-7 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Bronchiectasis can be improved with operation. In properly selected patients, pulmonary resection can be done with acceptable morbidity and mortality rates and can lead to lasting symptomatic improvements. ..
  6. Koçer M, Naziroglu M, Kocer G, Sönmez T. Effects of bisphosphonate on oxidative stress levels in patients with different types of cancer. Cancer Invest. 2014;32:37-42 pubmed publisher
    ..In patients treated with BP, calcium and LP levels decreased, but GSH-Px and vitamin E values improved. In conclusion, we observed that treatment with BP alleviated oxidative stress induced by cancer. ..
  7. Senturk A, Ucar E, Berk S, Ozlu T, Altınsoy B, Dabak G, et al. Should Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin be Preferred Over Unfractionated Heparin After Thrombolysis for Severity Pulmonary Embolism?. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2016;22:395-9 pubmed publisher
    ..4% (n = 17) of the cases treated with LMWH and UFH, respectively. These results suggest that LMWH treatment can be used safely in patients with PE after thrombolytic therapy. ..
  8. Sümbül A, Göğebakan B, Bayram S, Batmacı C, Öztuzcu S. MicroRNA 211 expression is upregulated and associated with poor prognosis in colorectal cancer: a case-control study. Tumour Biol. 2015;36:9703-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Independent studies are needed to validate our findings in a larger series, as well as in cancer of different tissues. ..
  9. Kalenderoglu A, Sevgi Karadag A, Celik M, Eğilmez O, Han Almış B, Ozen M. Can the retinal ganglion cell layer (GCL) volume be a new marker to detect neurodegeneration in bipolar disorder?. Compr Psychiatry. 2016;67:66-72 pubmed publisher
    ..This degeneration may be demonstrated by decreased GCL at early stages, and as the disease progresses, involvement of other retinal layers, such as the RNFL and IPL, may be observed. ..
  10. Caglar B, Serin S, Akay S, Yilmaz G, Torun A, Adibelli Z, et al. The accuracy of bedside USG in the diagnosis of nasal fractures. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:1653-1656 pubmed publisher
    ..3% (95% CI 77.43%-95.18%). Ultrasonography can be used in ED as an alternative method to conventional radiography with high rates of sensitivity and specificity in the evaluation of nasal fractures. ..
  11. Pata C, Erdal M, Derici E, Yazar A, Kanik A, Ulu O. Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism in irritable bowel syndrome. Am J Gastroenterol. 2002;97:1780-4 pubmed
  12. Cansever A, Uzun O, Yildiz C, Ates A, Atesalp A. Depression in men with traumatic lower part amputation: a comparison to men with surgical lower part amputation. Mil Med. 2003;168:106-9 pubmed
    ..Our data indicated that depression is a common clinical condition among amputees. Clinicians may be advised to schedule periodic contacts with amputees over long periods to identify those in need of psychiatric intervention. ..
  13. Eras M, Yenigun M, Acar C, Kumbasar B, Sar F, Bilge T. Pancreatic involvement in Von Hippel-Lindau disease. Indian J Cancer. 2004;41:159-61 pubmed
    ..Shortly, even pancreatic involvement in VHL disease requires close clinical follow up, morbidity and mortality in this case is not severe as in renal and the central nervous system involvement. ..
  14. Demircan N, Safran B, Soylu M, Ozcan A, Sizmaz S. Determination of vitreous interleukin-1 (IL-1) and tumour necrosis factor (TNF) levels in proliferative diabetic retinopathy. Eye (Lond). 2006;20:1366-9 pubmed
    ..05), as did serum IL-1beta and TNF-alpha. We suggest that increased vitreous IL-1beta and TNF-alpha levels may play a significant role in the pathogenesis of PDR, which features abnormal cell proliferation and neovascularisation. ..
  15. Secginli S, Nahcivan N. Factors associated with breast cancer screening behaviours in a sample of Turkish women: a questionnaire survey. Int J Nurs Stud. 2006;43:161-71 pubmed
    ..Higher seriousness of breast cancer, higher benefits of having mammography, having heard/read about mammography, and having a gynaecologist as a regular physician were significantly associated with having mammography. ..
  16. Yasan H. Predictive role of Carhart's notch in pre-operative assessment for middle-ear surgery. J Laryngol Otol. 2007;121:219-21 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the predictive role of the audiometric Carhart's notch for the assessment of middle-ear pathology prior to surgical intervention...
  17. Ozturk F, Osher R, Osher J. Secondary prosthetic iris implantation following traumatic total aniridia and pseudophakia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:1968-70 pubmed
    ..Following surgery, glare was no longer present and excellent visual acuity was maintained. We believe these are the first pseudophakic patients with traumatic total aniridia to be managed by this approach...
  18. Koca S, Isik A, Ustundag B, Metin K, Aksoy K. Serum pro-hepcidin levels in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Inflammation. 2008;31:146-53 pubmed publisher
    ..374, p < 0.05, r = -0.603, p < 0.01, respectively). Pro-hepcidin levels show extremely wide variations within the groups as do iron status and cytokines. Despite these wide variations correlation analysis do not reveal anything. ..
  19. Tez S, Dener C, Koktener A, Caydere M, Tez M. The value of fine needle aspiration and cytologic examination of impalpable complicated breast cysts. Bratisl Lek Listy. 2008;109:387-90 pubmed
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the utility of fine needle aspiration--FNA and cytologic analysis of impalpable complicated breast cysts...
  20. Yildirim N, Yalvac I, Sahin A, Ozer A, Bozca T. A comparative study between diode laser cyclophotocoagulation and the Ahmed glaucoma valve implant in neovascular glaucoma: a long-term follow-up. J Glaucoma. 2009;18:192-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare the efficacy, safety, and long-term results of intraocular pressure (IOP) reduction by diode laser contact cyclophotocoagulation (DCPC) and Ahmed glaucoma valve (AGV) implant in cases of neovascular glaucoma...
  21. Hatipoglu H, Cetin M, Selvi A, Yuksel E. Role of magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating sphenoid sinus and internal carotid artery. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:1331-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, we aimed to establish reference measurements for the minimal distance between the internal carotid arteries...
  22. Ozyurtkan M, Balci A, Cakmak M. Predictors of mortality within three months in the patients with malignant pleural effusion. Eur J Intern Med. 2010;21:30-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) has a limited life expectancy (3-12 months). We investigated the predictors of the early mortality (EM) within three months...
  23. Bakar B. Jugular foramen meningiomas: review of the major surgical series. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2010;50:89-96; disucussion 96-7 pubmed
    ..The surgeon should carefully collect detailed data about the tumor, and consult an otolaryngologist preoperatively for lower cranial nerve functions and hearing levels. ..
  24. Gokcen Rohlig B, Saruhanoglu A, Cifter E, Evlioglu G. Applicability of zirconia dental prostheses for metal allergy patients. Int J Prosthodont. 2010;23:562-5 pubmed
    ..No hypersensitivity lesions in the mouth or on the skin were encountered during the follow-up period of 3 years. Zirconia FPDs may be an alternative to porcelain-fused-to-metal FPDs in patients with metal allergies...
  25. Ulusoy H, Kamanli A, Ilhan N, Kuru O, Arslan S, Alkan G, et al. Serum levels of soluble CD26 and CD30 and their clinical significance in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:3857-62 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that serum sCD30 levels increased and correlated significantly with disease activity, indicating a novel follow-up parameter in RA. Serum levels of sCD26 may be lessen but not related to disease activity in RA. ..
  26. Tamam Y, Tamam C, Tamam B, Ustundag M, Orak M, Tasdemir N. Peripheral neuropathy after burn injury. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2013;17 Suppl 1:107-11 pubmed
    ..The findings of our study have shown that polyneuropathies and axonal neuropathy were more frequent than mononeuropathy and demyelination.   ..
  27. Börekçi A, Gür M, TürkoÄŸlu C, Selek Å, Baykan A, Åžeker T, et al. Oxidative Stress and Spontaneous Reperfusion of Infarct-Related Artery in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2016;22:171-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Oxidative stress as well as inflammation may play a pivotal role in the pathogenesis of SR in patients with STEMI. ..
  28. Yalınay Dikmen P, Ilgaz Aydınlar E, Karlıkaya G. Pain levels of examined muscles and gender differences in pain during electromyography. Agri. 2015;27:79-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study displayed greater pain sensitivity among females compared with males during the needle EMG; however, the pain levels of examined muscles were not higher than moderate for both genders. ..
  29. Yaylak B, Ede H, Baysal E, Altıntas B, Akyuz S, Sevŭk U, et al. Neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio is associated with right ventricular dysfunction in patients with acute inferior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Cardiol J. 2016;23:100-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In a multivariate regression analysis, NLR remained an independent predictor of RVD (OR 1.55, 95% CI 1.285-1.750, p < 0.001). NLR was an independent predictor of RVD in patients with inferior STEMI undergoing primary PCI. ..
  30. Ceylan B, Arslan F, Batırel A, Fincancı M, Yardımcı C, Fersan E, et al. Impact of fatty liver on hepatitis B virus replication and virologic response to tenofovir and entecavir. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2016;27:42-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Viral replication decreases in patients with chronic HBV infection in the presence of NAFLD, and NAFLD had no impact on the virologic response to entecavir and tenofovir treatment. ..
  31. Celebioglu B, Gurkan O, Erdogan S, Savas I, Kose K, Kurtman C, et al. High dose rate endobronchial brachytherapy effectively palliates symptoms due to inoperable lung cancer. Jpn J Clin Oncol. 2002;32:443-8 pubmed
    ..05). All the symptoms and bronchial obstruction index seemed to improve after brachytherapy. However, it is difficult to predict the response before the therapy. ..
  32. Hosoglu S, Geyik M, Balik I, Aygen B, Erol S, Aygencel S, et al. Tuberculous meningitis in adults in Turkey: epidemiology, diagnosis, clinic and laboratory [corrected]. Eur J Epidemiol. 2003;18:337-43 pubmed
    ..7%), two diagnostic sub-criteria in 99 cases (21.1%), and any diagnostic sub-criteria in 30 patients (6.4%). Since TBM is a very critical disease, early diagnosis and treatment may reduce fatal outcome and morbidity. ..
  33. Ergen H, Gormus U, Narter F, Zeybek U, Bulgurcuoglu S, Isbir T. Investigation of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase 1 (NQO1) C609T polymorphism in prostate cancer. Anticancer Res. 2007;27:4107-10 pubmed
    ..However there were no differences between the NQO1 genotypes in the study groups. ..
  34. Balci A, Ozyurtkan M. Clinical and surgical specifications of adult unilateral diaphragmatic eventration according to their aetiology in 28 patients. Importance of using diaphragmatic patch and minimal thoracotomy incision. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010;37:606-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Buttressing the diaphragm by patch after the plication can protect from recurrence of a DE or any diaphragmatic insufficiency. Previous abdominal interventions may increase the complication rate after a DE operation. ..
  35. Koc M, Yanilmaz M, Yildirim H, Gok U, Cobanoglu B. MRI findings of papillary cystadenocarcinoma of the submandibular gland. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2010;16:20-3 pubmed publisher
    ..MRI showed a 5-cm mass composed of solid and cystic components in the mildly enlarged gland. Pathologic evaluation revealed papillary cystadenocarcinoma...
  36. Yosunkaya E, Kucukyuruk B, Onaran I, Gurel C, Uzan M, Kanigur Sultuybek G. Glioma risk associates with polymorphisms of DNA repair genes, XRCC1 and PARP1. Br J Neurosurg. 2010;24:561-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We also suspect that in the presence of a polymorphic (G) allele of XRCC1, the plausible protective effect of PARP1 VA genotype may be greatly suppressed. ..
  37. Cakilcioglu U, Khatun S, Turkoglu I, Hayta S. Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants in Maden (Elazig-Turkey). J Ethnopharmacol. 2011;137:469-86 pubmed publisher
    ..It is tried to generate a source for persons studying in ethnobotany, pharmacology and chemistry sciences by comparing knowledge gained from traditionally used herbs with previous laboratory studies. ..
  38. Erdemoglu M, Kuyumcuoglu U, Guzel A. Clinical experience of adnexal torsion: evaluation of 143 cases. J Exp Ther Oncol. 2011;9:171-4 pubmed
    ..Being aware of the different sonographic findings of torsionated adnexa may assist in the correct diagnosis of these patients...
  39. Yesilaras M, Kiliç T, Yesilaras S, Atilla O, Oncel D, Camlar M. The diagnostic and prognostic value of the optic nerve sheath diameter on CT for diagnosis spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:1408-1413 pubmed publisher
    ..Assessment of ONSD in head CTs taken with spontaneous SAH suspicion may contribute to the diagnoses of spontaneous SAH. ..
  40. Ildan F, Tuna M, Göçer A, Boyar B, Bagdatoglu H, Sen O, et al. Correlation of the relationships of brain-tumor interfaces, magnetic resonance imaging, and angiographic findings to predict cleavage of meningiomas. J Neurosurg. 1999;91:384-90 pubmed
    ..Therefore, the consequent difficulty of microsurgical dissection can be predicted preoperatively by analyzing MR imaging and angiographic studies. ..
  41. Iscan M, Olivera H. Forensic anthropology in Latin America. Forensic Sci Int. 2000;109:15-30 pubmed
    ..Some of these can be remedied if there is a database where the available literature is stored and osteometric information is shared. ..
  42. Aydin E, Akdogan V, Akkuzu B, Kirbas I, Ozgirgin O. Six cases of Forestier syndrome, a rare cause of dysphagia. Acta Otolaryngol. 2006;126:775-8 pubmed
    ..We report six cases of Forestier syndrome as an etiologic factor in dysphagia and present clinical and radiological findings...
  43. Karahan N, Guney M, Oral B, Kapucuoglu N, Mungan T. CD24 expression is a poor prognostic marker in endometrial carcinoma. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2006;27:500-4 pubmed
    ..CD24 is commonly up-regulated in endometrial cancer and this corroborates the importance of CD24 in tumor progression among these cases. ..
  44. Gurgun C, Ildizli M, Yavuzgil O, Sin A, Apaydin A, Cinar C, et al. The effects of short term statin treatment on left ventricular function and inflammatory markers in patients with chronic heart failure. Int J Cardiol. 2008;123:102-7 pubmed
    ..This positive effect of fluvastatin which might be secondary to inflammatory modulation was more marked in patients with ischemic etiology. Statins in HF deserves special attention by means of further large-scale trials. ..
  45. Nalcaci R, Baran I. Factors associated with self-reported halitosis (SRH) and perceived taste disturbance (PTD) in elderly. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2008;46:307-16 pubmed
    ..Other factors with significant associations included older age and lower education levels. Smoking was found to be associated with SRH...
  46. Altintas A, Cil T, Pasa S, Danis R, Kilinc I, Ayyildiz O, et al. Clinical significance of elevated antinuclear antibody test in patients with Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a single center experience. Minerva Med. 2008;99:7-14 pubmed
    ..However, the majority of lymphoma patients with positive ANA did not display autoimmune diseases, demonstrating the lack of a strict correlation between the presence of ANA and autoimmune diseases. ..
  47. Ersoy C, Kiyici S, Budak F, Oral B, Guclu M, Duran C, et al. The effect of metformin treatment on VEGF and PAI-1 levels in obese type 2 diabetic patients. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2008;81:56-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicated that, metformin addition had beneficial effect on VEGF and PAI-1 levels in obese type 2 diabetic patients under MNT+REP, independent from its' favourable effects on BMI and glycemic control. ..
  48. Abaci O, Haliki Uztan A, Ozturk B, Toksavul S, Ulusoy M, Boyacioglu H. Determining Candida spp. incidence in denture wearers. Mycopathologia. 2010;169:365-72 pubmed publisher
    ..C. albicans live as saprophyte in the oral cavity. But, it is capable of causing infection if there are predisposing conditions related to the host. Usage of removable prosthesis may cause these microorganisms to gain pathogenicity. ..
  49. Okumus N, Gursel B, Meydan D, Ozdemir O, Odabas E, Gonullu G. Prognostic significance of concomitant radiotherapy in newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme: a multivariate analysis of 116 patients. Ann Saudi Med. 2012;32:250-5 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, age, KPS score, presence of seizures, and radiation doses were identified as prognostic factors. ..
  50. Erdogan D, Tayyar S, Uysal B, Icli A, Karabacak M, Ozaydin M, et al. Effects of allopurinol on coronary microvascular and left ventricular function in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy. Can J Cardiol. 2012;28:721-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study showed that 3-month treatment with allopurinol was significantly associated with reduced UA levels, and improvement of CFR and LV functions in patients with IDC and hyperuricemia. ..
  51. Aslan O, Yaylali Y, Yildirim S, Yurtdas M, Senol H, Ugur Yildiz M, et al. Dabigatran Versus Warfarin in Atrial Fibrillation: Multicenter Experience in Turkey. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2016;22:147-52 pubmed publisher
    ..005). Dabigatran was associated with less ischemic stroke and death from any cause than warfarin. Dabigatran may be a better option for stroke prophylaxis, where recommended monitoring with warfarin is suboptimal. ..
  52. Çelik H, Abdullayev R, Akçaboy E, Baydar M, Göğüş N. Comparison of tramadol and lornoxicam in intravenous regional anesthesia: a randomized controlled trial. Braz J Anesthesiol. 2016;66:44-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Postoperative analgesic consumption can be decreased by adding tramadol and lornoxicam to prilocaine in intravenous regional anesthesia. ..
  53. Guzey M, Ozardali I, Basar E, Aslan G, Satici A, Karadede S. A survey of trachoma: the histopathology and the mechanism of progressive cicatrization of eyelid tissues. Ophthalmologica. 2000;214:277-84 pubmed
    ..The contraction of the subepithelial fibrous tissue formed by collagen fibres and anterior surface drying are the main factors contributing to the chronic cicatrization and entropion formation. ..
  54. Zilelioglu G, Tekeli O, Uğurba S, Akiner M, Aktürk T, Anadolu Y. Results of endoscopic endonasal non-laser dacryocystorhinostomy. Doc Ophthalmol. 2002;105:57-62 pubmed
    ..EN-DCR, when compared with external dacryocystorhinostomy (EX-DCR), has lower success rate, but provides the potential advantages of better intraoperative hemostasis, and lack of cutaneous scar...
  55. Bilsel Y, Bulut T, Yamaner S, Buyukuncu Y, Bugra D, Akyuz A, et al. ERCP in the diagnosis and management of complications after surgery for hepatic echinococcosis. Gastrointest Endosc. 2003;57:210-3 pubmed
    ..In some cases, a biliary prosthesis may be required. Endoscopic sphincterotomy also enables clearing of the bile ducts of hydatid remnants. ..
  56. Tugrul S, Akinci O, Ozcan P, Ince S, Esen F, Telci L, et al. Effects of sustained inflation and postinflation positive end-expiratory pressure in acute respiratory distress syndrome: focusing on pulmonary and extrapulmonary forms. Crit Care Med. 2003;31:738-44 pubmed
    ..Sustained inflation followed by high levels of postinflation positive end-expiratory pressure provided an increase in respiratory system compliance in ARDS; however, arterial oxygenation improved in both ARDS forms. ..
  57. Ozkan S, Colak O, Kutlu C, Ertan M, Alatas O. Plasma homocysteine levels in pergolide-treated Parkinson disease patients. Clin Neuropharmacol. 2004;27:163-5 pubmed
    ..Plasma homocysteine levels were significantly higher in the l-dopa monotherapy group, and there were no significant differences for the pergolide treatment groups. Pergolide can be beneficial for increased plasma homocysteine levels. ..
  58. Kozaci L, Guner A, Oktay G, Guner G. Alterations in biochemical components of extracellular matrix in intervertebral disc herniation: role of MMP-2 and TIMP-2 in type II collagen loss. Cell Biochem Funct. 2006;24:431-6 pubmed
    ..Involvement of other proteolytic enzymes at different stages of the disease should also be investigated to help to control the degradation cascade at relatively early stages of disc degeneration before the clinical onset of disease. ..
  59. Gucin Z. Intraligamentary solid-cystic neoplasia with histomorphological features of sclerosing stromal tumor. Saudi Med J. 2006;27:113-4 pubmed
  60. Akay A, Akay H, Aflay U, Sahin H, Bircan K. Prevention of pain and infective complications after transrectal prostate biopsy: a prospective study. Int Urol Nephrol. 2006;38:45-8 pubmed
  61. Yilmaz E, Batislam E, Basar M, Tuglu D, Yuvanc E. Can prilocaine infiltration alone be the most minimally invasive approach in terms of anesthesia during extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy?. Urology. 2006;68:24-7 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the analgesic effect and utility of prilocaine infiltration alone for minimal morbidity during extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy...
  62. Aydin E, Ozluoglu L, Demirhan B, Arikan U. Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of the tonsil: case report. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;263:1155-7 pubmed
    ..Without a high index of suspicion, this entity can easily be missed. We believe that follicular dendritic cell sarcoma should be included in the differential diagnosis for any tonsillar mass...
  63. Ataseven H, Bahcecioglu I, Kuzu N, Yalniz M, Celebi S, Erensoy A, et al. The levels of ghrelin, leptin, TNF-alpha, and IL-6 in liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma due to HBV and HDV infection. Mediators Inflamm. 2006;2006:78380 pubmed
    ..The presence of nutritional and metabolic abnormalities, including malnutrition, in cirrhosis and HCC may, at least partly, elucidate high ghrelin and low leptin levels. ..
  64. Dogan L, Atalay C, Yilmaz K, Ozaslan C. Prognosis in hormon receptor negative breast cancer patients according to ERBB2 status. Neoplasma. 2008;55:544-8 pubmed
  65. Vural H, Sirin B, Yilmaz N, Eren I, Delibas N. The role of arginine-nitric oxide pathway in patients with Alzheimer disease. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2009;129:58-64 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that the arginine-NO pathway is involved in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease. ..
  66. Guzey M, Karaman S, Satici A, Ozardali I, Sezer S, Bozkurt O. Efficacy of topical cyclosporine A in the treatment of severe trachomatous dry eye. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2009;37:541-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of topical cyclosporine A (CsA) treatment in patients with severe trachomatous dry eye...
  67. Çiriş I, Bozkurt K, Baspinar S, Kapucuoğlu F. Immunohistochemical COX-2 overexpression correlates with HER-2/neu overexpression in invasive breast carcinomas: a pilot study. Pathol Res Pract. 2011;207:182-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased expression of COX-2 in both DCIS and IBC in comparison to normal breast could indicate a role in breast carcinogenesis. COX-2 overexpression may provide a clinically useful biomarker for estimating tumor aggressiveness. ..
  68. Celik A. The relationship between tenascin-C levels and the complexity of coronary lesion after myocardial infarction. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2011;18:693-7 pubmed
    ..The tenascin-C levels were correlated with the grade of stenosis (r = 0.602, p < 0.001). This study demonstrates that higher tenascin-C levels were related with the total occlusion and inflammation after MI. ..
  69. Bayram Y, Guducuoglu H, Otlu B, Aypak C, Gürsoy N, Uluç H, et al. Epidemiological characteristics and molecular typing of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi during a waterborne outbreak in Eastern Anatolia. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2011;105:359-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Appropriate public health measures should be taken in order to avoid such outbreaks in the future. ..
  70. Balin M, Celik A, Kobat M. Circulating soluble lectin-like oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor-1 levels are associated with proximal/middle segment of the LAD lesions in patients with stable coronary artery disease. Clin Res Cardiol. 2012;101:247-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Soluble LOX-1, the novel biochemical marker, may provide new insights into not only risk stratification but also therapeutic strategy for CAD. ..
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