Experts and Doctors on adolescent in Istanbul, Turkey


Locale: Istanbul, Turkey
Topic: adolescent

Top Publications

  1. Seven H, Ozbal A, Turgut S. Management of otogenic lateral sinus thrombosis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2004;25:329-33 pubmed
    ..The availability of broad-spectrum antibiotics has improved our management significantly. Conservative surgical intervention including eradication of all perisinus infection and needle aspiration of the sinus seems to be effective. ..
  2. Baykan B, Matur Z, Gurses C, Aykutlu E, Gokyigit A. Typical absence seizures triggered by photosensitivity. Epilepsia. 2005;46:159-63 pubmed
    ..TASs triggered by photosensitivity are a rare and heterogeneous clinical condition with a marked female preponderance. It is notable that TASs do not remit in these cases. ..
  3. Tireli G, Unal M, Sander S. An unusual complication of familial Mediterranean fever: intestinal volvulus and necrosis. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2006;17:231-2 pubmed
    ..Adhesive intestinal obstruction with associated bowel strangulation and volvulus is a rare complication of familial Mediterranean fever, and this life-threatening emergency must be kept in mind. ..
  4. Tugal Tutkun I, Corum I, Otük B, Urgancioglu M. Active ocular toxoplasmosis in Turkish patients: a report on 109 cases. Int Ophthalmol. 2005;26:221-8 pubmed
    ..To describe the clinical characteristics of active ocular toxoplasmosis in a large population of Turkish patients...
  5. Erguven M, Emeksiz C, Deveci M, Ozlü S. Relation between microalbuminuria and gene mutations in familial Mediterranean fever. Turk J Pediatr. 2008;50:326-30 pubmed
    ..We suggest measurement of urinary microalbumin levels at regular intervals in order to establish renal injury early and decrease related complications. ..
  6. Dixon J. A clash of civilizations? Examining liberal-democratic values in Turkey and the European Union. Br J Sociol. 2008;59:681-708 pubmed publisher
    ..I conclude with calls for theoretical refinement, particularly of the clash of civilizations thesis, along with suggestions for future research to examine more Muslim and Orthodox countries; I discuss the debate over Turkey's EU entry. ..
  7. Canakcioglu S, Tahamiler R, Saritzali G, Isildak H, Alimoglu Y. Nasal patency by rhinomanometry in patients with sensation of nasal obstruction. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2009;23:300-2 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective assessment of nasal patency is a common challenge in clinical practice. This study was designed to show and compare the values of active anterior rhinomanometry (RMM) in patients with sensation of nasal obstruction...
  8. Ekmekci T, Sakiz D, Koslu A. Occipital involvement in female pattern hair loss: histopathological evidences. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2010;24:299-301 pubmed publisher
    ..The involvement of the occipital scalp is significant in FPHL. In some patients, this situation may be so apparent that clinically visible alopecia is seen. However, in other patients, it may also present only as thinning. ..
  9. Ali A, Canturk S, Turkmen A, Turgut N, Altan A. Comparison of the laryngeal mask airway Supreme and laryngeal mask airway Classic in adults. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2009;26:1010-4 pubmed publisher
    ..001). The LMA Supreme is superior to the LMA Classic because of its ease of insertion with low cuff pressure and high oropharyngeal leakage pressure. ..

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  1. Pirimoglu Z, Guzelmeric K, Alpay B, Balcik O, Unal O, Turan M. Psychological factors of hyperemesis gravidarum by using the SCL-90-R questionnaire. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 2010;37:56-9 pubmed
    ..The most significant difference between the two groups was in somatization subscales (p < 0.0001). Hyperemesis gravidarum is a complex disorder with psychological aspects. Considering this fact can help us deal with the disorder. ..
  2. Yildirim Y, Orhan E, Iseri S, Serdaroğlu Oflazer P, Kara B, Solakoglu S, et al. A frameshift mutation of ERLIN2 in recessive intellectual disability, motor dysfunction and multiple joint contractures. Hum Mol Genet. 2011;20:1886-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The gene encodes endoplasmic reticulum (ER) lipid raft-associated protein 2 that mediates the ER-associated degradation of activated inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptors and other substrates. ..
  3. Koca B, Kasapcopur O, Bakari S, Celik E, Calay O. QT dispersion and cardiac involvement in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:3137-42 pubmed
    ..During 12 months of follow-up, no ventricular arrhythmias were documented in either group. ..
  4. Breckpot J, Anderlid B, Alanay Y, Blyth M, Brahimi A, Duban Bedu B, et al. Chromosome 22q12.1 microdeletions: confirmation of the MN1 gene as a candidate gene for cleft palate. Eur J Hum Genet. 2016;24:51-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations, together with the mouse expression data and the finding of craniofacial malformations including cleft palate in a Mn1-knockout mouse model, suggest that this gene is a candidate gene for cleft palate in humans. ..
  5. Cinar U, Vural C, Cakir B, Topuz E, Karaman M, Turgut S. Nocturnal enuresis and upper airway obstruction. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2001;59:115-8 pubmed
    ..We do suggest that UAO is probably a more common etiological factor in NE than previously recognised. ..
  6. Sar C, Eralp L. Surgical treatment of primary tumors of the sacrum. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2002;122:148-55 pubmed
    ..In contrast, wide resections are necessary for complete disease control in radio- and chemoresistant malignancies. Nerve root dissection should be performed in order to achieve wide margins. ..
  7. Tasmacioglu B, Aydinli I, Keskinbora K, Pekel A, Salihoglu T, Sonsuz A. Effect of intravenous administration of paracetamol on morphine consumption in cancer pain control. Support Care Cancer. 2009;17:1475-81 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the study was underpowered, and future studies in this important area need to be wary of background noise and the risk of a type II error. ..
  8. Koltka K, Uludag E, Senturk M, Yavru A, Karadeniz M, Sengul T, et al. Comparison of equipotent doses of ropivacaine-fentanyl and bupivacaine-fentanyl in spinal anaesthesia for lower abdominal surgery. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2009;37:923-8 pubmed
    ..5 mg plus fentanyl 20 microg is associated with a lower level of sensory block and a shorter duration of motor block when compared to bupivacaine 13 mg plus fentanyl 20 microg for spinal anaesthesia in lower abdominal surgery. ..
  9. Aydin S, Maksymowych W, Bennett A, McGonagle D, Emery P, Marzo Ortega H. Validation of the ASAS criteria and definition of a positive MRI of the sacroiliac joint in an inception cohort of axial spondyloarthritis followed up for 8 years. Ann Rheum Dis. 2012;71:56-60 pubmed publisher
    ..To aid implementation, ASAS has proposed a definition of a positive MRI for active sacroiliitis...
  10. Kara N, Yildirim Y, Demircan A, Cankaya I, Kutlubay Z, Engin B, et al. Topographic and biomechanical evaluation of cornea in patients with ichthyosis vulgaris. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2012;35:208-12 pubmed publisher
    ..These results should be taken into account when planning a corneal refractive surgery and glaucoma screening for patients with IV. ..
  11. Pehlivan O. Functional treatment of the distal third humeral shaft fractures. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2002;122:390-5 pubmed
    ..Young adults who have isolated, closed, distal third humeral shaft fractures are good candidates for functional bracing. ..
  12. Kilinç M, Ninis V, Ugur S, Tuysuz B, Seven M, Balci S, et al. Is the novel SCKL3 at 14q23 the predominant Seckel locus?. Eur J Hum Genet. 2003;11:851-7 pubmed
    ..A consanguineous family with one affected sib was indicative of linkage to SCKL2. The novel gene locus SCKL3 is 1.18 cM and harbors ménage a trois 1, a gene with a role in DNA repair. ..
  13. Kapan M, Kapan S, Goksoy E, Perek S, Kol E. Postoperative recurrence in hepatic hydatid disease. J Gastrointest Surg. 2006;10:734-9 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that selection of the proper incision allowing complete exposition, and performance of pericystectomy in solitary, peripherally located cysts prevent recurrence. ..
  14. Toker E, Onal S, Eraslan M, Eyriparmak M. The Turkish version of the National Eye Institute Refractive Error Quality of Life Instrument: translation, validity and reliability. Qual Life Res. 2008;17:1269-76 pubmed publisher
    ..The Turkish version of the NEI-RQL-42 is a reliable and valid measure of vision-related quality of life in patients with refractive error. ..
  15. Gonullu D, Koksoy F, Ilgun S, Demiray O, Yucel O, Yucel T. Treatment of penetrating hepatic injuries: a retrospective analysis of 50 patients. Eur Surg Res. 2009;42:174-80 pubmed publisher
    ..NTL occurring at a rate of 22% would decrease to 2% if 'RTS <7' criteria was added to the hemodynamic instability and/or peritoneal irritation findings determining surgical candidacy. ..
  16. Tugcu A, Yildirimturk O, Baytaroğlu C, Kurtoglu H, Kose O, Sener M, et al. Clinical spectrum, presentation, and risk factors for mortality in infective endocarditis: a review of 68 cases at a tertiary care center in Turkey. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2009;37:9-18 pubmed
    ..The rates of PVE, nosocomial IE, and surgical treatment were about the same. ..
  17. Saruc M, Iki K, Pour P. Morphometric studies in human pancreatic cancer argues against the etiological role of type 2 diabetes in pancreatic cancer. Histol Histopathol. 2010;25:423-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Rather, the development of diabetes in subjects prone to pancreatic cancer could be a red flag for malignancy. ..
  18. Ay D, Akkas M, Sivri B. Patient population and factors determining length of stay in adult ED of a Turkish University Medical Center. Am J Emerg Med. 2010;28:325-30 pubmed publisher
    ..There is also a correlation between patient complexity and length of stay in emergency service. The ED overcrowding rises with increased visits and patients staying in ED who should be hospitalized. ..
  19. Gezer A, Rashidova M, Guralp O, Ocer F. Perinatal mortality and morbidity in twin pregnancies: the relation between chorionicity and gestational age at birth. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012;285:353-60 pubmed publisher
  20. Allahverdiyev A, Bagirova M, Elçıçek S, Koc R, Oztel O. Effect of human urine on cell cycle and infectivity of Leismania species promastigotes in vitro. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011;85:639-43 pubmed publisher
    ..7 for L. tropica, 55 ± 2.2 for L. infantum, 41 ± 3.14 for L. donovani, and 49 ± 3.26 for L. major. Our results showed that human urine increased the infectivity and proliferation of Leishmania parasites. ..
  21. Çetin Y, Griffiths C, Özel Z, Kinay H. Affective Overload: The Effect of Emotive Visual Stimuli on Target Vocabulary Retrieval. J Psycholinguist Res. 2016;45:275-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Implications of this finding are discussed and suggestions made for ongoing research. ..
  22. Cikrikcioglu M, Ozdemir A, Sekin Y, Yalcin B, Altay M, Gundogdu A, et al. Association of calcium antagonist use with lower hemoglobin levels in hemodialysis patients. Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2015;67:187-96 pubmed
    ..But, higher amount of ESA consumption, ACE inhibitor use and calcium antagonist use were significantly associated with lower hemoglobin value. CA use was associated with lower hemoglobin levels in our hemodialysis patient population. ..
  23. Işık E, Kuyumcu S, Kebudi R, Sanli Y, Karakas Z, Cakir F, et al. Prediction of outcome in pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma based on interpretation of 18FDG-PET/CT according to ?SUVmax, Deauville 5-point scale and IHP criteria. Ann Nucl Med. 2017;31:660-668 pubmed publisher
    ..On the other hand, quantitative evaluation and visual evaluation by IHP can be used reliably at the end of the treatment. In this regard, we report the optimal cut-off value of SUVmax reduction as 73%. ..
  24. Sever M, Erek E, Vanholder R, Lameire N. Effect of gender on various parameters of crush syndrome victims of the Marmara earthquake. J Nephrol. 2004;17:399-404 pubmed
    ..This study aimed to analyze the effect of gender on clinical course of the renal victims of the catastrophic Marmara earthquake that struck Northwestern Turkey in 1999...
  25. Yildirim S, Taylan G, Akoz T. Use of fascia component of the anterolateral thigh flap for different reconstructive purposes. Ann Plast Surg. 2005;55:479-84 pubmed
  26. Burc H, Dursun M, Orhun H, Gurkan V, Bayhan I. [Treatment of adult tibial diaphysis fractures with reamed and locked intramedullary nailing]. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2009;43:7-13 pubmed publisher
    ..4%). Treatment of tibial diaphysis fractures with reamed and locked intramedullary nailing is an appropriate choice with a low complication rate. It can be safely used in moderately contaminated open fractures. ..
  27. Bilal M, Yerebakan C, Karaci A, Eren M. Ross-Konno procedure for the surgical treatment of prosthesis-patient mismatch after prosthetic aortic valve replacement. J Card Surg. 2013;28:666-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In both cases the postoperative course was uneventful with immediate improvement in clinical symptoms. Both patients remain in excellent clinical and hemodynamic condition four and six years after the Ross-Konno procedure. ..
  28. Dincol G, Elam D, Kutlar A, Kutlar F. Hb Setif [alpha94(G1)Asp --> Tyr (alpha2)] detected in a Turkish family. Hemoglobin. 2003;27:249-52 pubmed
  29. Dervent A, Gibson K, Pearl P, Salomons G, Jakobs C, Yalcinkaya C. Photosensitive absence epilepsy with myoclonias and heterozygosity for succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase (SSADH) deficiency. Clin Neurophysiol. 2004;115:1417-22 pubmed
    ..Pathogenic explanations may relate to regional elevations in GABA or GHB concentrations. ..
  30. Seven H, Coskun B, Calis A, Sayin I, Turgut S. Intracranial abscesses associated with chronic suppurative otitis media. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2005;262:847-51 pubmed
    ..One patient died. The early diagnosis of these complications requires a high index of suspicion and imaging studies. A multidisciplinary and coordinated approach is important for the management of these patients. ..
  31. Bas N, Guzey F, Emel E, Alatas I, Sel B. Paradoxical intracranial tuberculoma requiring surgical treatment. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2005;41:201-5 pubmed
    ..She was followed with dexamethasone treatment in addition to antituberculous therapy for 2 months. Then, the lesion was removed because it had increased in size in spite of appropriate chemotherapy...
  32. Nalbantgil D, Sayinsu K, Capa N, Basal N. Interdisciplinary management of a patient with skeletal anteroposterior discrepancy, impacted canine, and missing teeth. World J Orthod. 2008;9:35-42 pubmed
  33. Akin Y, Comert S, Turan C, Piçak A, Ağzikuru T, Telatar B. Macrosomic newborns: a 3-year review. Turk J Pediatr. 2010;52:378-83 pubmed
  34. Atay D, Ozturk G, Akcay A, Yanaşik M, Anak S, Devecioglu O. Effect and safety of granulocyte transfusions in pediatric patients with febrile neutropenia or defective granulocyte functions. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011;33:e220-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Further randomized controlled studies with long-term follow-up are needed to assess the exact role of GTX in the outcome of patients with neutropenia and patients with defective granulocyte functions. ..
  35. Bui C, Huber C, Tuysuz B, Alanay Y, Bole Feysot C, Leroy J, et al. XYLT1 mutations in Desbuquois dysplasia type 2. Am J Hum Genet. 2014;94:405-14 pubmed publisher
    ..This observation sheds light on the key role of the XT-I during the ossification process. ..
  36. Conedera S, Apaydin H, Li Y, Yoshino H, Ikeda A, Matsushima T, et al. FBXO7 mutations in Parkinson's disease and multiple system atrophy. Neurobiol Aging. 2016;40:192.e1-192.e5 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on recent literature, we reviewed and compared the clinical findings and population differences between documented FBXO7 cases. ..
  37. Tor M, Atasalihi A, Altuntas N, Sulu E, Senol T, Kir A, et al. Review of cases with cystic hydatid lung disease in a tertiary referral hospital located in an endemic region: a 10 years' experience. Respiration. 2000;67:539-42 pubmed
    ..Total postoperative complication and mortality rate is low and we recommend a close follow-up of the operated cases to diagnose postoperative recurrence early in its course. ..
  38. Kilic T, Elmaci I, Bayri Y, Pamir M, Erzen C. Value of transcranial Doppler ultrasonography in the diagnosis and follow-up of carotid-cavernous fistulae. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2001;143:1257-64, discussion 1264-5 pubmed
    ..In these situations, TCD reveals specific diagnostic findings and allows the examiner to determine whether cerebral angiography is indicated. ..
  39. Azizlerli G, Kose A, Sarica R, Gul A, Tutkun I, Kulac M, et al. Prevalence of Behçet's disease in Istanbul, Turkey. Int J Dermatol. 2003;42:803-6 pubmed
    ..This study aids in the estimation of the prevalence of BD in Turkey, and supports previous findings that Turkey has the highest prevalence rate of the disease in the world. ..
  40. Omeroglu R, Olgar S, Nisli K. Signal-averaged electrocardiogram may be a beneficial prognostic procedure in the postoperative follow-up tetralogy of fallot patients to determine the risk of ventricular arrhythmias. Pediatr Cardiol. 2007;28:208-12 pubmed
    ..SAECG may be beneficial in determining ventricular arrhythmia risk in tetralogy of Fallot patients postoperatively. ..
  41. Sonmez A, Ozturk N, Durmuş N, Bayramicli M, Numanoglu A. Patients' perspectives on the ocular symptoms of facial paralysis after gold weight implantation. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008;61:1065-8 pubmed
    ..They provide a satisfactory lid closure and aesthetic appearance in the patients' point of view. However, the ocular symptoms of facial paralysis still persist to some extent and the procedure is not without its complications. ..
  42. Guneysel O, Onur O, Erdede M, Denizbasi A. Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole resistance in urinary tract infections. J Emerg Med. 2009;36:338-41 pubmed publisher
    ..At the same time it was found that resistance rates against FQ antibiotics are as high as 16.4%. Unfortunately, in our population, in the near future, empiric FQ use may result in bacterial resistance. ..
  43. Guran T, Turan S, Akcay T, Bereket A. Significance of acanthosis nigricans in childhood obesity. J Paediatr Child Health. 2008;44:338-41 pubmed publisher
    ..AN is an important predictor of the insulin resistance in childhood obesity. Insulin secretory dynamics seem to be disrupted in fasting state initially, which is reflected as the loss of fasting insulin-glucose correlation in AN group. ..
  44. Tiftikci A, Atug O, Tozun N. Awareness of hepatitis C virus transmission routes among patients, their household contacts and health care staff: does perception match the reality?. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2009;20:104-7 pubmed
    ..More vigorous education programs are needed to increase awareness of hepatitis C virus in various risk groups in our country. ..
  45. Ceran N, Mert D, Kocdogan F, Erdem I, Adalati R, Ozyurek S, et al. A randomized comparative study of single-dose fosfomycin and 5-day ciprofloxacin in female patients with uncomplicated lower urinary tract infections. J Infect Chemother. 2010;16:424-30 pubmed publisher
    ..It was concluded that the use of FMT as a first-line treatment in the empirical treatment of uncomplicated UTIs might have a positive impact on the problem of resistance to other antibiotics. ..
  46. Akin H, Tahan G, Ture F, Eren F, Atug O, Tahan V, et al. Association between bactericidal/permeability increasing protein (BPI) gene polymorphism (Lys216Glu) and inflammatory bowel disease. J Crohns Colitis. 2011;5:14-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study is the first one reporting a novel association between BPI gene mutation (Lys216Glu) and UC. ..
  47. Ozal S, Akça A, Cakmakci E. Is there a relationship between talar osteochondral lesions and foot angles?. Radiol Med. 2016;121:801-4 pubmed publisher
    ..80°-44.80°, median 39.50° ± 6.18°) compared with the control group (range 22.60°-40.50°, median 34.10° ± 4.26°) (p = 0.032). There is an association between lateral talocalcaneal angle and non-traumatic talar OCD. ..
  48. Sever M, Erek E, Vanholder R, Akoglu E, Yavuz M, Ergin H, et al. Clinical findings in the renal victims of a catastrophic disaster: the Marmara earthquake. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2002;17:1942-9 pubmed
    ..After the devastating Marmara earthquake that struck Turkey in August 1999, 639 patients were identified with nephrological problems, whose clinical findings have been the subject of this analysis...
  49. Turkmen A, Altan A, Turgut N, Vatansever S, Gokkaya S. The correlation between the Richmond agitation-sedation scale and bispectral index during dexmedetomidine sedation. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2006;23:300-4 pubmed
    ..900; P = 0.0001) Richmond agitation sedation scale levels significantly correlated with bispectral index values during dexmedetomidine sedation in critically ill patients requiring mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit. ..
  50. Tugrul S, Oral O, Kumru P, Kose D, Alkan A, Yildirim G. Evaluation and importance of asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 2005;32:237-40 pubmed
    ..We, therefore, suggest that it would be prudent to screen pregnant women for bacteriuria in the second and third trimesters. ..
  51. Kucukardali Y, Solmazgul E, Kunter E, Oncul O, Yildirim S, Kaplan M. Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease: analysis of 244 cases. Clin Rheumatol. 2007;26:50-4 pubmed
    ..1%. Early diagnosis is crucial as the clinical and laboratory presentation generally imitates situations needing lengthy and costly diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Additionally, association with SLE needs further investigation. ..
  52. Cetinkaya F, Ozturk A, Kutluk G, Erdem E. Penicillin sensitivity among hospital nurses without a history of penicillin allergy. J Adv Nurs. 2007;58:126-9 pubmed
    ..Further research is needed to explore this important issue. ..
  53. Tugal Tutkun I, Araz B, Taskapili M, Akova Y, Yalniz Akkaya Z, Berker N, et al. Bilateral acute depigmentation of the iris: report of 26 new cases and four-year follow-up of two patients. Ophthalmology. 2009;116:1552-7, 1557.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..Young female persons are more commonly affected. The cause remains unknown. After 4 years, the ocular findings in 2 patients normalized. ..
  54. Horster F, Garbade S, Zwickler T, Aydin H, Bodamer O, Burlina A, et al. Prediction of outcome in isolated methylmalonic acidurias: combined use of clinical and biochemical parameters. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2009;32:630 pubmed publisher
    ..The prognosis is still unfavourable in patients with neonatal metabolic crises and non-responsiveness to cobalamin, in particular mut(0) patients. ..
  55. Abuzayed B, Tanriover N, Biceroglu H, Yuksel O, Tanriover O, Albayram S, et al. Pneumatization degree of the anterior clinoid process: a new classification. Neurosurg Rev. 2010;33:367-73; discussion 374 pubmed publisher
    ..Proper intraoperative management can be undertaken with special attention to the new classification. ..
  56. Eliaçik M, Bayramlar H, Erdur S, Karabela Y, Demirci G, Gulkilik I, et al. Anterior segment optical coherence tomography evaluation of corneal epithelium healing time after 2 different surface ablation methods. Saudi Med J. 2015;36:67-72 pubmed publisher
    ..The PRK showed a statistically significant shorter epithelial healing time, but had a statistically significant higher discomfort score until the postoperative fourth day compared with LASEK. ..
  57. Basar E, Emek Savaş D, Güntekin B, Yener G. Delay of cognitive gamma responses in Alzheimer's disease. Neuroimage Clin. 2016;11:106-115 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the results of this study, we propose that gamma responses should be examined in a more detailed fashion using multiple frequency and time windows. ..
  58. Sutlas P, Unal A, Forta H, Senol S, Kirbas D. Tuberculous meningitis in adults: review of 61 cases. Infection. 2003;31:387-91 pubmed
    ..Early suspicion and appropriate long-term antituberculosis therapy together with corticosteroids may reduce mortality and morbidity in TBM patients. ..
  59. Senyuz O, Yesildag E, Kuruoglu S, Yeker Y, Emir H. Caroli's disease in children: is it commonly misdiagnosed?. Acta Paediatr. 2005;94:117-20 pubmed
    ..Delayed diagnosis of Caroli's disease is difficult to manage and appropriate investigations are warranted before planning a surgical approach. ..
  60. Demir T, Oztunc F, Cetin G, Saltik L, Eroglu A, Babaoglu K, et al. Patency or recanalization of the arterial duct after surgical double ligation and transfixion. Cardiol Young. 2007;17:48-50 pubmed
    ..Residual shunting, or recanalization, may occur even after double ligation and transfixion of the duct. Since the residual flow may emerge after months, or even years, follow-up is needed for longer periods. ..
  61. Sidal M, Kilic A, Unuvar E, Oguz F, Onel M, Agacfidan A, et al. Frequency of Chlamydia pneumoniae and Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections in children. J Trop Pediatr. 2007;53:225-31 pubmed
    ..The otherwise C. pneumoniae infections were rarely seen in children. A Comparison of serology diagnostic tests for M. pneumoniae infections was found more sensitive and specific than PCR. ..
  62. Ozyurt M, Gungor A, Ergunay K, Cekin E, Erkul E, Haznedaroglu T. Real-time PCR detection of Helicobacter pylori and virulence-associated cagA in nasal polyps and laryngeal disorders. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009;141:131-5 pubmed publisher
    ..DNA purification methods were equally effective. H pylori DNA is present in nasal polyp and larynx tissues as well as normal nasal mucosa, as detected by a sensitive real-time PCR assay. cagA-positive strains dominate in all groups. ..
  63. Vatansever S, Gelisgen R, Uzun H, Yurt S, Kosar F. Potential role of matrix metalloproteinase-2,-9 and tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase-1,-2 in exudative pleural effusions. Clin Invest Med. 2009;32:E293-300 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that overproduction of MMP-9 and TIMP-2 is associated with accumulation of the pleural effusion in malignancy. Further studies with a greater number of patients are needed to confirm this hypothesis. ..
  64. Erbil Y, Sari S, Agcaoglu O, Ersoz F, Bayraktar A, Salmaslioglu A, et al. Radio-guided excision of metastatic lymph nodes in thyroid carcinoma: a safe technique for previously operated neck compartments. World J Surg. 2010;34:2581-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Radio-guided excision of metastatic lymph nodes can be performed safely for the detection and excision of recurrent thyroid cancer in the central and lateral neck. ..
  65. Oz S, Gokcen Rohlig B, Saruhanoglu A, Tuncer E. Management of myofascial pain: low-level laser therapy versus occlusal splints. J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:1722-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This particular type of low-level laser therapy (820 nm, 3 J/cm2, 300-mW output power) is as effective as occlusal splint in pain release and mandibular movement improvement in MP. ..
  66. Silay M, Tanriverdi O, Karatag T, Ozcelik G, Horasanli K, Miroglu C. Twelve-year experience with Hinman-Allen syndrome at a single center. Urology. 2011;78:1397-401 pubmed publisher
    ..6%). The mean creatinine levels had remained stable at the end of the follow-up. Close follow-up at a single institution and proactive treatment resulted in successful stabilization of HAS in most of our children with HAS. ..
  67. Soyluk O, Boztepe H, Aral F, Alagol F, Ozbey N. Papillary thyroid carcinoma patients assessed to be at low or intermediary risk after primary treatment are at greater risk of long term recurrence if they are thyroglobulin antibody positive or do not have distinctly low thyroglobulin at initial ass. Thyroid. 2011;21:1301-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Periodic C-US is important in these patients and should probably be more frequent in patients with PTC who have positive anti-Tg tests or STg ≥0.3 ng/mL in the first year after diagnosis. ..
  68. Sögütlü Sari E, Kubaloglu A, Unal M, Piñero Llorens D, Koytak A, Ofluoglu A, et al. Penetrating keratoplasty versus deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty: comparison of optical and visual quality outcomes. Br J Ophthalmol. 2012;96:1063-7 pubmed publisher
    ..05). DALK is an alternative treatment option in eyes with moderate to advanced keratoconus, providing comparable results to PK in terms of visual acuity, refraction, CSF and HOA. ..
  69. Eryilmaz R, Sahin M, Okan I, Alimoglu O, Somay A. Umbilical pilonidal sinus disease: predisposing factors and treatment. World J Surg. 2005;29:1158-60 pubmed
    ..Surgery should be performed in recurrent cases resistant to conservative treatment. The importance of differential diagnosis of umbilical pilonidal sinus from other umbilical pathologies is also emphasized...
  70. Gunduz A, Kiziltan M, Coşkun T, Delil S, Yeni N, Ozkara C. Electrophysiological findings in Rasmussen's syndrome. Epileptic Disord. 2016;18:73-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Stimulus-sensitive positive and negative cortical myoclonus are typical in epilepsia partialis continua of Rasmussen syndrome and degeneration of brainstem and reticulospinal pathways may develop in Rasmussen syndrome. ..
  71. Pamir M, Ozduman K, Yildiz E, Sav A, Dincer A. Intraoperative magnetic resonance spectroscopy for identification of residual tumor during low-grade glioma surgery: clinical article. J Neurosurg. 2013;118:1191-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first clinical series to indicate that ioMRS can be used to differentiate residual tumor from nontumoral changes around the resection cavity, with high sensitivity and specificity. ..
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