Experts and Doctors on magnetic resonance imaging in Turkey


Locale: Turkey
Topic: magnetic resonance imaging

Top Publications

  1. Taylan A, Karakas B, Gulcu A, Birlik M. Bilateral orbital pseudotumor in a patient with Takayasu arteritis: a case report and review of the literature. Rheumatol Int. 2016;36:743-6 pubmed publisher
    ..For early diagnosis, better treatment, and good prognosis, it should be considered in patients presenting with ocular symptoms similar to the other vasculitides. ..
  2. 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. ..
  3. Akgun B, Ates D, Kaplan M. Ganglioneuroblastoma of the thoracic spinal cord: a very rare case report. Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove). 2012;55:50-2 pubmed
    ..Diagnosis depends on histopathological examinations. Curative treatment should be in the form of a complete resection of the tumor. In partially resected cases, adjuvant radiotherapy may become necessary, along with close follow-up. ..
  4. Shugaiv E, Tuzun E, Mutlu M, Kıyat Atamer A, Kurtuncu M, Akman Demir G. Mycophenolate mofetil as a novel immunosuppressant in the treatment of neuro-Behçet's disease with parenchymal involvement: presentation of four cases. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2011;29:S64-7 pubmed
    ..5 years). Mycophenolate mofetil seems to be an alternative drug in parenchymal neuro-Behçet's disease; however, large controlled studies should be performed for verification of our results. ..
  5. Ekinci G, Baltacioglu F, Kilic T, Cimsit C, Akpinar I, Pamir N, et al. A rare cause of hyperprolactinemia: persistent trigeminal artery with stalk-section effect. Eur Radiol. 2001;11:648-50 pubmed
    ..We report a case of PTA compressing the left side of the pituitary gland and stalk, in a patient with elevated blood prolactin level. ..
  6. Suslu A, Ogretmenoglu O, Süslü N, Yücel O, Onerci T. Acute invasive fungal rhinosinusitis: our experience with 19 patients. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2009;266:77-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Demographic data, presenting symptoms and signs, underlying diseases, and outcomes of the patients are presented and invasive fungal rhinosinusitis is discussed in light of the current literature. ..
  7. Atalar H, Gunay C, Yildiz Y, Saglik Y. Primary leiomyosarcoma of bone: a report on three patients. Clin Imaging. 2008;32:321-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The treatment is surgical excision with wide margins. Here we present three patients who had primary leiomyosarcoma of radius, ilium, and femur, respectively, and who were treated surgically. ..
  8. Yalcin A, Toydemir H, Celebi L, Forta H. Panayiotopoulos syndrome with coincidental brain lesions. Epileptic Disord. 2009;11:270-6 pubmed publisher
    ..None of our patients had seizures under antiepileptic treatment. Children with Panayiotopoulos syndrome may have static MRI brain findings which are likely to be coincidental and do not affect prognosis. ..
  9. Keles E, Alpay H, Orhan I, Yildirim H. Combined laryngocele: a cause of stridor and cervical swelling. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2010;37:117-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Diagnosis of laryngocele was made and confirmed with physical examination, indirect laryngoscopy and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). ..

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  1. Akinci B, Onay H, Demir T, Savas Erdeve Å, Gen R, Simsir I, et al. Clinical presentations, metabolic abnormalities and end-organ complications in patients with familial partial lipodystrophy. Metabolism. 2017;72:109-119 pubmed publisher
    ..FPLD, caused by pathogenic variants either in LMNA or PPARG is associated with metabolic abnormalities associated with insulin resistance that lead to increased morbidity. ..
  2. Yilmaz S, Ekici A, Erdogan S, Ekici M. Endobronchial lipomatous hamartoma: CT and MR imaging features (2004:5b). Eur Radiol. 2004;14:1521-4 pubmed
  3. Caliskan Y, Demirturk M, Cagatay A, Guven D, Ozkan O, Ecder T, et al. Isolated hepatic tuberculous abscess in a renal transplant recipient. Transplant Proc. 2006;38:1341-3 pubmed
    ..Percutaneous drainage along with systemic antituberculous chemotherapy must be considered as an alternative to surgery for the management. A greater awareness of this clinical entity is required for successful treatment...
  4. Cihangiroglu M, Akfirat M, Yildirim H. CT and MRI findings of ameloblastoma in two cases. Neuroradiology. 2002;44:434-7 pubmed
    ..One case had a multilocular mixed lesion and the other had a unilocular solid pattern. The second case is probably one of the youngest reported. CT and MRI can be used to delineate and show the extent of the tumour. ..
  5. Cakirer S, Basak M, Galip G. Cervical hematomyelia secondary to oral anticoagulant therapy: case report. Neuroradiology. 2001;43:1087-8 pubmed
    ..Intraspinal hemorrhage is a rare but life-threatening complication of anticoagulant therapy. Early diagnosis by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) prevents major morbidity and mortality from intraspinal hemorrhage. ..
  6. Sencer S, Sencer A, Aydin K, Hepgul K, Poyanli A, Minareci O. Imaging in tuberculosis of the skull and skull-base: case report. Neuroradiology. 2003;45:160-3 pubmed
    ..The parenchymal and skull-base lesions resolved following antituberculous treatment. We present CT, scintigraphic, angiographic and MRI findings. ..
  7. Albayram S, Kizilkilic O, Yilmaz H, Tuysuz B, Kocer N, Islak C. Abnormalities in the cerebral arterial system in osteogenesis imperfecta. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003;24:748-50 pubmed
    ..After a literature review, these findings were interpreted as vasculopathic changes secondary to vascular fragility caused by the collagen abnormality in OI. ..
  8. Akman Demir G, Serdaroglu P, Tasci B. Clinical patterns of neurological involvement in Behçet's disease: evaluation of 200 patients. The Neuro-Behçet Study Group. Brain. 1999;122 ( Pt 11):2171-82 pubmed
    ..Parenchymal involvement, elevated protein and/or pleocytosis in the CSF, 'brainstem +' type involvement, primary or secondary progressive course and relapse during steroid tapering were all associated with a poorer prognosis. ..
  9. Atac K, Ulas U, Erdogant E, Gokcil Z. Foot drop due to cranial gunshot wound. Mil Med. 2004;169:568-9 pubmed
    ..Six months later, the patient's neurological examination was uneventful. When a cranial gunshot wound injury victim presents with foot drop, the central causes should be included in the differential diagnosis list. ..
  10. Ozgocmen S, Ardicoglu A, Kocakoc E, Kiris A, Ardicoglu O. Paravertebral abscess formation due to brucellosis in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis. Joint Bone Spine. 2001;68:521-4 pubmed
    ..Clinicians serving patients from areas with endemic brucellosis should not overlook the possibility of this infection in the presence of axial musculoskeletal symptoms, even among patients with AS. ..
  11. Gultekin S, Celik H, Akpek S, Oner Y, Gumus T, Tokgoz N. Vascular loops at the cerebellopontine angle: is there a correlation with tinnitus?. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008;29:1746-9 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Although 3D-FIESTA MR imaging correctly shows the anatomic relationships of the vestibulocochlear nerve, its vascular compression cannot be attributed as an etiological factor for tinnitus. ..
  12. Kilic D, Erdogan B, Sener L, Sahin E, Caner H, Hatipoglu A. Unusual dumbbell tumours of the mediastinum and thoracic spine. J Clin Neurosci. 2006;13:958-62 pubmed
    ..In this article, the diagnostic and surgical difficulties of these unusual tumours and current treatment modalities are discussed with a review of the relevant literature. ..
  13. Kendi T, Altinok D, Erdal H, Kara S. Imaging in the diagnosis of symptomatic forearm muscle herniation. Skeletal Radiol. 2003;32:364-6 pubmed
    ..The radiographic, ultrasonographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings are described with dynamic examination, permitting demonstration of muscle herniation through the fascial defect during muscle contraction. ..
  14. Yilmaz E, Karakurt L, Ozercan I, Ozdemir H. A ganglion cyst that developed from the infrapatellar fat pad of the knee. Arthroscopy. 2004;20:e65-8 pubmed
    ..At the 1-year follow-up examination, the patient's left knee was completely asymptomatic with full range of motion and no recurrence. Ganglion cyst should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intra-articular masses. ..
  15. Tokucoglu F, Sucu H, Celebisoy M, Gelal F. Hemifacial spasm in correlation with electrophysiological and radiological findings. Acta Neurol Belg. 2008;108:94-8 pubmed
    ..Combining magnetic stimulation may be a useful tool for further investigations. An inadequate radiological investigation might be the cause of relatively low radiological abnormalities in comparison with the electrophysiological ones. ..
  16. Cetik O, Cift H, Comert B, Cirpar M. Risk of osteonecrosis of the femoral condyle after arthroscopic chondroplasty using radiofrequency: a prospective clinical series. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2009;17:24-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Until now it was not clear that RF energy causes osteonecrosis; however, according to this study if proper method is used, bipolar RF energy used for arthroscopic chondroplasty does not causes subchondral osteonecrosis. ..
  17. Mungen B, Berilgen M, Arikanoğlu A. Autonomic nervous system functions in interictal and postictal periods of nonepileptic psychogenic seizures and its comparison with epileptic seizures. Seizure. 2010;19:269-73 pubmed publisher
    ..This finding indicates that measurements of ANS functions may be helpful in differentiating between ES and NEPS. ..
  18. 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. ..
  19. Akbostanci M, Yigit A, Ulkatan S. Cavernous angioma presenting with hemidystonia. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 1998;100:234-7 pubmed
    ..None of them presented with hemidystonia. Some clinical properties of patients with CA associated with a movement disorder were evaluated. ..
  20. Hanci M, Sarioglu A, Uzan M, Islak C, Kaynar M, Oz B. Intramedullary tuberculous abscess: a case report. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1996;21:766-9 pubmed
    ..The treatment of intramedullary abscess consists of surgical evacuation of the pus. Appropriate treatment offers a favorable prognosis even in cases with severe deficits. ..
  21. Arslantas A, Faruk A, Kismet B, Esref T. Intramedullary tuberculoma of the spinal cord. J Postgrad Med. 2002;48:54-5 pubmed
  22. Murat A, Ozdemir H, Yildirim H, Poyraz A, Ozercan R. Hamartoma of the breast. Australas Radiol. 2007;51 Spec No.:B37-9 pubmed
    ..Ultrasonographic findings include a well-defined mass lesion consisting of echogenic and sonolucent areas. We present histopathological and radiological findings of a 42-year-old female patient with breast hamartoma who has no complaint...
  23. Atabey C, Turgut M, Ilica A. Retained surgical sponge in differential diagnosis of paraspinal soft-tissue mass after posterior spinal surgery: report of eight cases. Neurol India. 2009;57:320-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Retained paravertebral surgical sponges are seldom reported due to medicolegal implications. Awareness of this complication among neurosurgeons and radiologists is essential to avoid unnecessary morbidity. ..
  24. Topsakal C, Erol F, Ozercan I, Murat A, Gurates B. Presacral solitary giant neurofibroma without neurofibromatosis type 1 presenting as pelvic mass--case report. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2001;41:620-5 pubmed
    ..Complete resection is preferred to prevent local recurrence and malignant transformation. Although root section is inevitable, neurological deficit is unlikely. ..
  25. Ceyhan K, Yagmurlu B, Dogan B, Erdogan N, Bulut S, Erekul S. Cytopathologic features of pituitary carcinoma with cervical vertebral bone metastasis: a case report. Acta Cytol. 2006;50:225-30 pubmed
    ..In the differential diagnosis, metastatic neuroendocrine carcinomas should be kept in mind. In the absence of sufficient clinical data, these 2 entities cannot be distinguished correctly through the cytologic features. ..
  26. Ozpolat B, Ozeren M, Soyal T, Yucel E. Unusually located intrathoracic extrapulmonary mediastinal hydatid cyst manifesting as Pancoast syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;129:688-9 pubmed
  27. Tasar M, Bozlar U, Yetiser S, Bolu E, Tasar A, Gonul E. Idiopathic hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism associated with arachnoid cyst of the middle fossa and forebrain anomalies: presentation of an unusual case. J Endocrinol Invest. 2005;28:935-9 pubmed
  28. Ertugrul M, Baktiroglu S, Salman S, Unal S, Aksoy M, Berberoglu K, et al. Pathogens isolated from deep soft tissue and bone in patients with diabetic foot infections. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 2008;98:290-5 pubmed
    ..The decision to administer antibiotic therapy should depend on these results. ..
  29. Yilmaz H, Yildirim D, Ugan Y, Tunc S, Yesildag A, Orhan H, et al. Clinical and magnetic resonance imaging findings of the temporomandibular joint and masticatory muscles in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:1171-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Laboratory findings should be considered for disease activity-related TMJ involvement. RA patients did not present muscular atrophy or hypertrophy...
  30. Ozgocmen S, Ozcakar L, Ardicoglu O, Kocakoc E, Kaya A, Kiris A. Familial Mediterranean fever responds well to infliximab: single case experience. Clin Rheumatol. 2006;25:83-7 pubmed
    ..Overall, we believe that tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha has an important role in the disease pathogenesis and also that anti-TNF may represent a promising robust treatment alternative in FMF. ..
  31. Ozdemir M, Bozkurt M, Ozgural O, Erden E, Tuna H, Caglar Y. Unusual localization of an unusual tumor: calcifying pseudoneoplasm of the foramen magnum. Clin Neuropathol. 2011;30:25-7 pubmed
    ..Thus, it is important to know the nature of the tumor before planning the surgery...
  32. Micozkadioglu H, Koc Z, Ozelsancak R, Yildiz I. Rapamycin therapy for renal, brain, and skin lesions in a tuberous sclerosis patient. Ren Fail. 2010;32:1233-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Imaging results showed reduction in tumor and angiomyolipoma volumes. Oral rapamycin therapy can improve renal, brain, and skin lesions in TSC disease. Therefore, it may be an alternative therapy for TSC patients...
  33. Murat A, Kansiz F, Kabakus N, Kazez A, Ozercan R. Neurofibroma of the breast in a boy with neurofibromatosis type 1. Clin Imaging. 2004;28:415-7 pubmed
    ..Excisional biopsy was applied to the mass. The diagnosis of gynecomastia and neurofibroma was made on the basis of histopathological and immunohistochemical findings...
  34. Sert C, Aktı Z, Sirmatel O, Yilmaz R. An investigation of the heart rate, heart rate variability, cardiac ions, troponin-I and CK-MB in men exposed to 1.5 T constant magnetic fields. Gen Physiol Biophys. 2010;29:282-7 pubmed
    ..Heart rate parameters (minimum HR-I, maximum HR-I, average HR-I) were decreased and rMSSD, pNN50, power, VLF, HF, LF values increased during the magnetic field. ..
  35. Bilgin R, Ergul N, Cermik T. Incidental Meningioma Mimicking Metastasis of Prostate Adenocarcinoma in 68Ga-Labeled PSMA Ligand PET/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2016;41:956-958 pubmed
    ..A mass lesion was seen in the left orbitofrontal region with high Ga PSMA uptake. The successive MRI confirmed that the lesion was consistent with meningioma. ..
  36. Tekin M, Osma U, Yaldiz M, Topcu I. Preauricular hydatid cyst: an unusual location for echinoccosis. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2004;261:87-9 pubmed
    ..The case of the patient with hydatid disease that developed in the left preauricular region is presented in detail. Hydatid cyst in this location is rare...
  37. Per H, Gumus H, Ichida K, Caglayan O, Kumandas S. Molybdenum cofactor deficiency: clinical features in a Turkish patient. Brain Dev. 2007;29:365-8 pubmed
    ..We reported here an infant with MoCD who presented with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy and identified a novel mutation, c.130C>T in cDNA of the MOCS2 gene from the infant. ..
  38. Buyukbebeci O, Karakurum G, Gulec A, Erbagci A. Tuberculous osteomyelitis of the lumbosacral region: a spinal epidural abscess with presacral extension. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2004;124:346-8 pubmed
    ..We present the outcome of a patient who had an epidural abscess with presacral extension...
  39. Evliyaoglu C, Bademci G, Yucel E, Keskil S. Pott's puffy tumor of the vertex years after trauma in a diabetic patient: case report. Neurocirugia (Astur). 2005;16:54-7 pubmed
    ..We want to emphasize both importance of the prompt diagnosis of Pott's puffy tumor as intracranial invasion may cause severe neurologic problems, and importance of a surgical intervention tailored for the individual lesion...
  40. Kazez A, Akpolat N, Kocakoc E, Parmaksiz M, Köseoğullari A. Congenital true pancreatic cyst: a rare case. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2006;12:31-3 pubmed
    ..MR imaging is not helpful in differential diagnosis of other cysts originating from neighboring organs. Total excision with distal pancreatectomy and splenic preservation are advised for distal pancreatic cysts...
  41. Gurkan V, Orhun H, Bulbul M, Kayahan S. Osteoid osteoma of the cuboid bone: a rare cause of foot pain. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2011;45:66-9 pubmed publisher
    ..It should be included in the differential diagnosis of patients exhibiting foot pain. In speculative cases with no obvious radiographic findings, further imaging studies, such as CT, should be considered...
  42. Keles I, Aydin G, Kendi T, Orkun S. Multifocal osteoarticular tuberculosis: a case report. Rheumatol Int. 2005;25:307-10 pubmed
    ..Despite widespread osteoarticular involvement, the outcome of the patient was favorable after the management. Osteoarticular tuberculosis must be considered in patients with insidious musculoskeletal symptomatology...
  43. Savk E, Kolay A, Meteoglu I, Unsal A, Cevikel H, Uslu M, et al. Cutaneous metastatic adenocarcinoma arising from a malignant sacrococcygeal teratoma in an adult. Dermatol Online J. 2008;14:3 pubmed
    ..A tumor that arises from pluripotent germ cells, teratoma rarely shows malignant transformation. The patient presented is a rare example of a cutaneous metastasis originating from a congenital sacrococcygeal teratoma in an adult...
  44. Yavasoglu I, Kucuk M, Coskun A, Guney E, Kadikoylu G, Bolaman Z. Polycystic ovary syndrome and prolactinoma association. Intern Med. 2009;48:611-3 pubmed
    ..After six months of bromocriptine treatment her prolactin level was normal and no adenoma was detected in pituitary MRI. PCOS and prolactinoma association should be taken into account in PCOS cases with mild hyperprolactinoma...
  45. Yaramiş A, Herguner S, Kara B, Tatli B, Tuzun U, Ozmen M. Cerebral vasculitis and obsessive-compulsive disorder following varicella infection in childhood. Turk J Pediatr. 2009;51:72-5 pubmed
    ..The child was treated with sertraline for obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms and made a full recovery. ..
  46. Duran S, Cavusoglu M, Kocadal O, Sakman B. Association between trochlear morphology and chondromalacia patella: an MRI study. Clin Imaging. 2017;41:7-10 pubmed publisher
    ..In particular, women with flattened lateral trochlea are at an increased risk of patellar cartilage structural damage. ..
  47. Oktem F, Güvenç M, Yilmaz S, Edizer D, Kara B. Asymptomatic retropharyngeal abscess related to cervical Pott's disease. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006;27:278-80 pubmed
    ..In this article, we report a case of cervical Pott's disease presenting mainly with neurologic symptoms such as weakness, pain, numbness of both arms and hands, and an asymptomatic retropharyngeal abscess...
  48. Atmaca M, Aydin A, Tezcan E, Poyraz A, Kara B. Volumetric investigation of brain regions in patients with conversion disorder. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2006;30:708-13 pubmed
  49. Sendur N, Karaman G, Dikicioglu E, Karaman C, Savk E. Cutaneous basosquamous carcinoma infiltrating cerebral tissue. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2004;18:334-6 pubmed
    ..With this case we aim to emphasize the aggressive nature of basosquamous carcinoma and review the literature...
  50. Kendi T, Caglar S, Huvaj S, Bademci G, Kendi M, Alparslan S. Suprasellar germ cell tumor with subarachnoid seeding MRI and MR spectroscopy findings. Clin Imaging. 2004;28:404-7 pubmed
    ..MR imaging revealed a huge suprasellar mass, heterogenous in signal intensity due to cystic components. MR spectroscopy of the mass showed prominent lipid peak suggesting high malignant potential. ..
  51. Ozkan U, Kemaloglu M, Selcuki M. Gigantic intracranial mass of hydatid cyst. Childs Nerv Syst. 2001;17:623-5 pubmed
    ..A craniotomy was performed, and more than 25 hydatid cysts were removed. The literature is reviewed and the incidence of gigantic mass of cerebral hydatid cyst is compared in the published reports...
  52. Gul S, Bahadir B, Kalayci M, Acikgoz B. Noncommunicating thoracolumbar intradural extramedullary arachnoid cyst in an 8-year-old boy: intact removal by spontaneous delivery. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2009;45:410-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The multilevel noncommunicating cyst was totally removed by simple delivery without rupture through a single-level laminoplasty. To our knowledge, no such case has been reported in the literature...
  53. Ayberk G, Ozveren M, Uzum N, Tosun O, Akcay E. Cellular schwannoma of the greater superficial petrosal nerve presenting with abducens nerve palsy and xerophthalmia: case report. Neurosurgery. 2008;63:E813-4; discussion E814 pubmed publisher
    ..Cellular schwannomas (CS) are rare in the cranial space. This report is the first of a patient with a greater superficial petrosal nerve CS presenting with abducens nerve palsy and xerophthalmia...
  54. Aydin K, Tatli B, Ozkan M, Ciftci K, Unal Z, Sani S, et al. Quantification of neurometabolites in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis by 1H-MRS. Neurology. 2006;67:911-3 pubmed
    ..01), and NAA and mI concentrations correlated with clinical severity (p < 0.05). During follow-up, NAA continued to decline. (1)H-MRS may be a useful measure of disease severity and progression in SSPE...
  55. Atalay S, Aypar E, Ucar T, Altug N, Deda G, Teber S, et al. Fetal and neonatal cardiac rhabdomyomas: clinical presentation, outcome and association with tuberous sclerosis complex. Turk J Pediatr. 2010;52:481-7 pubmed
    ..As CRs are associated with long-term development of TSC and other diagnostic features are not yet typically apparent in the prenatal and neonatal periods, careful evaluation and follow-up are essential to exclude TSC...
  56. Tarhan N, Agildere A, Benli U, Ozdemir F, Aytekin C, Can U. Osmotic demyelination syndrome in end-stage renal disease after recent hemodialysis: MRI of the brain. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004;182:809-16 pubmed
    ..Blood chemistries suggested underlying changes in osmolality, particularly as a result of urea shift from the extracellular fluid. ..
  57. Karadede A, Ulgen M, Temamogullari A, Toprak N. A complicated case of pericardial hydatid cyst manifesting as constrictive pericarditis. Can J Cardiol. 2000;16:673-6 pubmed
    ..A 55-year-old man is presented in whom a hydatid cyst located in the right cardiophrenic angle anterior to the right ventricle ruptured into the pericardial sac, resulting in constrictive pericarditis...
  58. Duzgun N, Peksari Y, Sonel B, Yucesan C, Erekul S, Duman M. Localization of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in the synovial membrane, skin, and meninges in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus and IgG deficiency. Rheumatol Int. 2002;22:41-4 pubmed
    ..It is also worth mentioning that, in this patient, tissues involved with extrapulmonary tuberculosis were the primary areas of involvement with SLE...
  59. Ozbey H, Ratschek M, Hollwarth M. Cervicomediastinal thymic cyst: report of a case. Surg Today. 2005;35:1070-2 pubmed
    ..We report the case of a 7-year-old boy with a large cervicomediastinal thymic cyst to increase the awareness of this unusual entity. We discuss the clinical features, presentation, and pathogenesis of thymic cysts...
  60. Tarhan N, Firat A, Otken A, Agildere A, Demirceken F. Central pontine myelinolysis secondary to cytomegalovirus hepatitis in a 10-month-old child. Pediatr Radiol. 2003;33:44-6 pubmed
    ..A total of 35 paediatric cases of pontine and/or extrapontine myelinolysis are reported and, to our knowledge, CPM secondary to CMV hepatitis in an infant has not been previously reported. The MRI findings are highlighted...
  61. Kokkoz Ç, Irik M, Dayangaç H, Hayran M, Bilge A, Çavuş M. Diagnosis of delayed diffuse axonal ?njury. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:1788.e5-1788.e6 pubmed publisher
    ..Neurological sequels have occurred in the recovery phase of some patients with diffuse axonal damage. In this study, we present a delayed diffuse axonal injury case accompanying a head trauma. ..
  62. Kiris A, Kocakoc E, Poyraz A, Dagli F, Boztosun Y. Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis with nephrocutanous fistula and coexisting renal replacement lipomatosis: the report of a rare case. Clin Imaging. 2005;29:356-8 pubmed
    ..We report magnetic resonance (MR) and computed tomography (CT) findings of our case, which has xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis (XGP) and RRL additionally associated with nephrocutanous fistula...
  63. Yilmaz C, Selek H, Gurkan I, Erdemli B, Korkusuz Z. Anterior instrumentation for the treatment of spinal tuberculosis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1999;81:1261-7 pubmed
    ..Anterior instrumentation, despite its advantages, has not been widely accepted, partly because of concerns about introducing foreign material into infected tissue. The purpose of the current study was to address those concerns...
  64. Bulakci M, Yahyayev A, Ucar A, Erer B, Erer B, Dursun M. Unusual cause of right ventricular outflow tract compression: mediastinal lipomatosis. J Thorac Imaging. 2011;26:W134-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a case of ML compressing the right ventricular outflow tract in a patient with Behçet disease...
  65. Oncu S, Saylak O, Koseoglu K, Ozturk B, Eşiyok A, Cörekli E, et al. Renal cyst infection caused by Brucella abortus. Ren Fail. 2013;35:302-4 pubmed publisher
    ..There was no need for aspiration of infected cyst fluid. Hereby, according to the medical database search, we report that the first renal cyst infection caused by B. abortus was successfully treated with triple antibiotic therapy...
  66. Kaplan M, Inal A, Kucukoner M, Urakci Z, Ekici F, Firat U, et al. Cranial magnetic resonance imaging in the staging of HER2-positive Breast Cancer Patients. Onkologie. 2013;36:176-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, although early detection of BMs decreases the cerebral death rate, it does not prolong the survival rate in metastatic patients. ..
  67. Eren A, Cakar M, Erol B, Ozkurt A, Guven M. Focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia in the humerus. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2006;15:449-52 pubmed
    ..Limb-length discrepancy is anticipated in these children in the long-term follow-up and, therefore, surgical intervention should be considered in treatment...
  68. Kendi A, Kara S, Altinok D, Keskil S. Sinonasal ossifying fibroma with fluid-fluid levels on MR images. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003;24:1639-41 pubmed
    ..In this report, we present a case of sinonasal ossifying fibroma with fluid-fluid levels and posterior extension toward the torus tubarius on MR images...
  69. Atmaca M, Onalan E, Yildirim H, Yuce H, Koc M, Korkmaz S. The association of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein gene and white matter volume in obsessive-compulsive disorder. J Affect Disord. 2010;124:309-13 pubmed publisher
  70. Karaca M, Andrieu M, Hicsonmez A, Guney Y, Kurtman C. Cases of glioblastoma multiforme metastasizing to spinal cord. Neurol India. 2006;54:428-30 pubmed
    ..Leptomeningeal metastasis and dissemination were diagnosed with magnetic resonance imaging. Radiotherapy provided only temporary relief from pain with small improvement in neurological deficit but no survival advantage...
  71. Turgut M. Complete recovery of acute paraplegia due to pyogenic thoracic spondylodiscitis with an epidural abscess. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2008;150:381-6 pubmed publisher
  72. Sar C, Hamzaoglu A, Talu U, Domanic U. An anterior approach to the cervicothoracic junction of the spine (modified osteotomy of manubrium sterni and clavicle). J Spinal Disord. 1999;12:102-6 pubmed
    ..After decompression and fusion was completed, the osteotomized segment was replanted. We performed this technique in a case of Pott's disease and had no problem with union at the osteotomy sites...
  73. Turkoglu O, Solaroglu I, Tun K, Beskonakli E, Taskin Y. Secondary infection of intracranial hydatid cyst with Clostridium ramosum. Childs Nerv Syst. 2005;21:1004-7 pubmed
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