Experts and Doctors on adult in Malatya, Turkey


Locale: Malatya, Turkey
Topic: adult

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  1. Ates M, Coban S, Sevil S, Terzi A. The efficacy of laparoscopic surgery in patients with peritonitis. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2008;18:453-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This technique can be widely used in abdominal emergencies with increasing experience, but further studies are required to definitively establish its role in acute abdominal disorders. ..
  2. Miman M, Deliktaş H, Ozturan O, Toplu Y, Akarcay M. Internal nasal valve: revisited with objective facts. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;134:41-7 pubmed
    ..A surgical attempt to augment INV angle value may impact positively on nasal resistance. C-4. ..
  3. Inan M, Bowen R. A pelvic support osteotomy and femoral lengthening with monolateral fixator. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2005;440:192-8 pubmed
    ..This method achieved a pain-free, functional hip and good knee motion. Therapeutic study, Level IV (case series). See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence. ..
  4. Hazneci E, Karabulut A, Ozturk C, Batcioglu K, Dogan G, Karaca S, et al. A comparative study of superoxide dismutase, catalase, and glutathione peroxidase activities and nitrate levels in vitiligo patients. Int J Dermatol. 2005;44:636-40 pubmed
    ..Our study confirms that oxidative stress is involved in the pathophysiology of vitiligo, as indicated by the high levels of erythrocyte superoxide dismutase activity and plasma nitrite/nitrate. ..
  5. Türkçüoğlu I, Meydanli M, Engin Ustun Y, Ustun Y, Kafkasli A. Evaluation of histopathological features and pregnancy outcomes of pregnancy associated adnexal masses. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009;29:107-9 pubmed publisher
  6. Cokkeser Y, Evereklioglu C, Tercan M, Hepsen I. Hammer-chisel technique in endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2003;112:444-9 pubmed
    ..It also allows the simultaneous correction of any intranasal disease. It requires minimal instrumentation and is a relatively easy and fast technique. ..
  7. Serefhanoglu S, Aydogdu I, Kekilli E, Ilhan A, Kuku I. Measuring holotranscobalamin II, an early indicator of negative vitamin B12 balance, by radioimmunoassay in patients with ischemic cerebrovascular disease. Ann Hematol. 2008;87:391-5 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, measurement of serum holoTC II looks promising as a first-line of tests for diagnosing early vitamin B12 deficiency. ..
  8. Saydam L, Kalcioglu T, Kizilay A. Early oral feeding following total laryngectomy. Am J Otolaryngol. 2002;23:277-81 pubmed
    ..Additionally, the relatively shortened hospital stay and elimination of the psychologic and traumatic side effects of tube feeding are benefits of this approach that should be studied in further prospective quality-of-life studies. ..
  9. Ersoy Y, Ates O, Onal C, But A, Cayli S, Bayindir Y, et al. Cerebellar abscess and syringomyelia due to isoniazid-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Clin Neurosci. 2007;14:86-9 pubmed
    ..The patient recovered, with residual quadriparesis. Even though very rare, isoniazid-resistant M. tuberculosis may be the causative agent of progressive tuberculosis. ..

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  1. Tonyali O, Coskun U, Yuksel S, Inanc M, Bal O, Akman T, et al. Risk factors for brain metastasis as a first site of disease recurrence in patients with HER2 positive early stage breast cancer treated with adjuvant trastuzumab. Breast. 2016;25:22-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In patients with HER2 positive EBC who received adjuvant trastuzumab, HER2-enriched subtype (ER- and PR-) tumor and stage 3 disease were associated with increased risk of brain metastasis as the first site of disease recurrence. ..
  2. Gunduz A, Evereklioglu C, Er H, Hepsen I. Lenticular astigmatism in tilted disc syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:1836-40 pubmed
  3. Cayli S, Kocak A, Kutlu R, Tekiner A. Spinal pneumorrhachis. Br J Neurosurg. 2003;17:72-4 pubmed
    ..A case of air within the cervical and lumbar subarachnoid spaces, and a second case of air within the cervical subarachnoid space due to traumatic pneumocephalus are presented in this study. ..
  4. Kilic S, Altinok M, Ipek D, Beytur A, Baydinç Y, Gunes G. Color Doppler sonography examination of partially obstructed kidneys associated with ureteropelvic junction stone before and after percutaneous nephrolithotripsy: preliminary report. Int J Urol. 2005;12:429-35 pubmed
    ..Patients with RI>or=0.70 may have a good indication for a surgical approach. Normalization of high RI occurs rapidly after percutaneous nephrolithotripsy. ..
  5. Gurlek A, Askar I, Bilen B, Aydogan H, Fariz A, Alaybeyoglu N. The use of lower turbinate bone grafts in the treatment of saddle nose deformities. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2002;26:407-12 pubmed
  6. Topal E, Cikim A, Cikim K, Temel I, Ozdemir R. The effect of moxonidine on endothelial dysfunction in metabolic syndrome. Am J Cardiovasc Drugs. 2006;6:343-8 pubmed
    ..Moxonidine is proposed as a valuable option for treating mild-to-moderate hypertension in obese and insulin-resistant patients with metabolic syndrome as it appears to improve endothelial dysfunction in these patients. ..
  7. Durmaz R, Tekerekoglu M, Kalcioglu T, Ozturan O. Nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among smokers and cigarette factory workers. New Microbiol. 2001;24:143-7 pubmed
    ..aureus isolates of the smokers, and 33% in the 72 S. aureus isolates of the cigarette factory workers. These results indicate that cigarette and/or tobacco appear to have noticeable effects on the ecology of the nose. ..
  8. Berber I, Kuku I, Erkurt M, Kaya E, Bag H, Nizam I, et al. Leukapheresis in acute myeloid leukemia patients with hyperleukocytosis: A single center experience. Transfus Apher Sci. 2015;53:185-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Further evidence-based data obtained from larger sample sizes are required to better understand the impact of prophylaxis leukapheresis on early and total mortality of AML patients with hyperleukocytosis. ..
  9. Erkurt M, Aydogdu I, Kuku I, Kaya E, Basaran Y. Clinicopathologic characteristics and therapeutic outcomes of primary gastrointestinal non-Hodgkin's lymphomas: 10 years of experience from a single center in eastern Anatolia. Med Princ Pract. 2009;18:399-406 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data showed that surgical resection prior to postoperative chemotherapy was a better option for patients with early-stage disease with better patient survival. ..
  10. Kayaalp C, Aydin C, Olmez A, Isik S, Yilmaz S. Leakage tests reduce the frequency of biliary fistulas following hydatid liver cyst surgery. Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011;66:421-4 pubmed
    ..Identification of biliary orifices with a bile leakage test and the suturing of cystobiliary communications significantly reduced postoperative biliary complications following hydatid liver surgery. ..
  11. Esenkaya S, Gürbüz B, Yalti S. Asymmetric parasitic dicephalus conjoined twins. J Clin Ultrasound. 2004;32:102-5 pubmed
    ..Cases of conjoined twins occur so rarely that it is important to learn as much as possible from each case. ..
  12. Dirican A, Unal B, Tatli F, Sofotli I, Ozgor D, Piskin T, et al. Surgical treatment of phytobezoars causes acute small intestinal obstruction. Bratisl Lek Listy. 2009;110:158-61 pubmed
    ..When possible, the phytobezoar should be fragmented and milked into the cecum. Laparoscopic fragmentation may be useful in such cases (Tab. 3, Ref. 28). Full Text (Free, PDF) ..
  13. Durmaz R, Zozio T, Gunal S, Yaman A, Cavusoglu C, Guney C, et al. Genetic diversity and major spoligotype families of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates from different regions of Turkey. Infect Genet Evol. 2007;7:513-9 pubmed
  14. Aktan A, Kara S, Akgunlu F, Malkoc S. The incidence of canine transmigration and tooth impaction in a Turkish subpopulation. Eur J Orthod. 2010;32:575-81 pubmed publisher
    ..05). The incidence of transmigration of impacted mandibular canine teeth was greater than other teeth. With the increased use of panoramic radiographs, it is inevitable that diagnosis of such anomalies will increase. ..
  15. Otlu B, Durmaz R, Gunal S, Sola C, Zozio T, Rastogi N. Beijing/W and major spoligotype families of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated from tuberculosis patients in Eastern Turkey. New Microbiol. 2009;32:255-63 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that the Beijing clade, which is more prevalent among the strains with MDR and isoniazid resistance, is currently not a problem in Eastern Turkey. ..
  16. Firat Y, Kizilay A, Akarcay M, Yucel A, But K, Yologlu S. The effect of dexmedetomidine on middle ear pressure. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007;137:218-23 pubmed
    ..02 for left ear) and at the end of the operation (25.8 daPa, P = 0.01 for right ear; 28.1 daPa, P = 0.004 for left ear). Dexmedetomidine anesthesia raises the tympanometric parameters, but they never exceed the limits of normal. ..
  17. Kuzucu A, Soysal O, Ozgel M, Yologlu S. Complicated hydatid cysts of the lung: clinical and therapeutic issues. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004;77:1200-4 pubmed
    ..This underlines the need for immediate surgery in any patient who is diagnosed with pulmonary hydatidosis. ..
  18. Seyhan M, Erdem T, Ertekin V, Selimoglu M. The mucocutaneous manifestations associated with celiac disease in childhood and adolescence. Pediatr Dermatol. 2007;24:28-33 pubmed
  19. Bilen B, Kilinc H. Reconstruction of saddle nose deformity with three-dimensional costal cartilage graft. J Craniofac Surg. 2007;18:511-5 pubmed
    ..As a result, using costal cartilage graft, a single unit allowed more predictable and reliable reconstruction of the saddle nose deformity than the conventional dorsal grafts. ..
  20. Kelles M, Erdem T, Firat Y, Kalcioglu M, Akarcay M, Selimoglu E, et al. [Efficacy of local heparinoids on preventing edema and ecchymosis after rhinoplasty]. Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg. 2010;20:191-4 pubmed
    ..No hypersensitivity to drugs occurred in any patients. After analysing the scores, we observed that heparanoids administered locally was not effective in preventing periorbital edema and ecchymosis after rhinoplasty (p>0.05). ..
  21. Unlu C, Celik O, Celik N, Otlu B. Expression of Endometrial Receptivity Genes Increase After Myomectomy of Intramural Leiomyomas not Distorting the Endometrial Cavity. Reprod Sci. 2016;23:31-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Likewise, all markers of endometrial receptivity remained unchanged after metroplasty. Myomectomy of IM have favorable effect on endometrial HOXA-10 and 11 mRNA expression. ..
  22. Cicek M, Koroglu A, Demirbilek S, Teksan H, Ersoy M. Comparison of propofol-alfentanil and propofol-remifentanil anaesthesia in percutaneous nephrolithotripsy. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2005;22:683-8 pubmed
    ..05). Both propofol-remifentanil and propofol-alfentanil anaesthesia provided stable haemodynamics during percutaneous nephrolithotripsy, whereas propofol-remifentanil allowed earlier extubation. ..
  23. Kuku I, Kaya E, Yologlu S, Gokdeniz R, Baydin A. Platelet counts in adults with iron deficiency anemia. Platelets. 2009;20:401-5 pubmed publisher
    ..3%) and 13 (2.1%) adults with IDA, respectively. In conclusion, thrombocytosis was seen at lower rates in our study. Furthermore, this study shows that mild thrombocytopenia is not so rare in adults with IDA. ..
  24. Durmus M, But A, Erdem T, Ozpolat Z, Ersoy M. The effects of magnesium sulphate on sevoflurane minimum alveolar concentrations and haemodynamic responses. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2006;23:54-9 pubmed
    ..Magnesium sulphate administered before induction of anaesthesia increases MAC of sevoflurane and reduces cardiovascular responses to intubation. ..
  25. Kuzucu A, Erkal H, Soysal O, Serin M. Extraskeletal Ewing's sarcoma presenting with multifocal intrathoracic mass lesions associated with mediastinal shift. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;81:1487-8 pubmed
    ..This article presents a patient with multifocal intrathoracic mass lesions involving the mediastinum and the lingula associated with mediastinal shift, eventually diagnosed as extraskeletal Ewing's sarcoma. ..
  26. Yetkin G, Ay S, Kayabas U, Gedik E, Gucluer N, Caliskan A. [A pneumonia case caused by Cedecea lapagei]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2008;42:681-4 pubmed
    ..Although there were reports of Cedecea infections in the literature, this was the first documented case of C. lapagei pneumonia when the accessible related literature was concerned. ..
  27. Er H, Doganay S, Ozerol E, Yurekli M. Adrenomedullin and leptin levels in diabetic retinopathy and retinal diseases. Ophthalmologica. 2005;219:107-11 pubmed
    ..83+/-0.5 ng/ml). Increased adrenomedullin and leptin levels in vitreous humor might be a possible newly associated factor in the course of vascular and proliferative retinal diseases. ..
  28. Doganay S, Er H, Hepsen I, Evereklioglu C. Bilateral myopia following blunt trauma to one eye. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2001;11:83-5 pubmed
    ..To evaluate bilateral myopia following blunt trauma to one eye...
  29. Dogan G, Oram Y, Hazneci E, Ozen S, Karincaoglu Y, Ciralik H. Three cases of verrucous carcinoma. Australas J Dermatol. 1998;39:251-4 pubmed
    ..Although the cases have different clinical presentations in different locations, we think that they should be considered as a single entity; that is, verrucous carcinoma...
  30. Kocak A, Sarac K, Ates O, Cayli S, Kutlu R. Isolated internal auditory artery aneurysm. J Clin Neurosci. 2008;15:1420-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We discuss some of the clinical features, therapeutic difficulties, and pitfalls in the management of internal auditory artery aneurysm complicated by deep vein thrombosis...
  31. Isik B, Yilmaz M, Karadag N, Kahraman L, Sogutlu G, Yilmaz S, et al. Appendiceal Enterobius vermicularis infestation in adults. Int Surg. 2007;92:221-5 pubmed
    ..vermicularis ova and acute inflammation, but the presence of the pinworm in the lumen of the appendix is coincidental. On the other hand E. vermicularis in the appendix lumen can cause symptoms of acute appendicitis...
  32. Ozcan A, Senol M, Aydin N, Karaca S. Amyloidosis cutis dyschromica: a case treated with acitretin. J Dermatol. 2005;32:474-7 pubmed
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed with routine light microscopic and immunohistochemical staining methods. The patient was treated with acitretin with a good response. ..
  33. Atmaca R, Germen A, Burak F, Kafkasli A. Acute abdomen in a case with noncommunicating rudimentary horn and unicornuate uterus. JSLS. 2005;9:235-7 pubmed
    ..The case of a patient referred for acute abdomen after distention of a noncommunicating rudimentary horn is presented herein...
  34. Yagmur J, Ermis N, Acikgoz N, Cansel M, Atas H, Karakus Y, et al. Elevated serum gamma-glutamyl transferase activity in patients with cardiac syndrome X and its relationship with carotid intima media thickness. Acta Cardiol. 2010;65:515-9 pubmed
    ..05). The present study showed that serum GGT activity in patients with CSX was as high as those in patients with CAD. Increased GGT levels may play a role in the pathogenesis of the microvascular atherosclerotic process of CSX. ..
  35. Gunal S, Yang Z, Agarwal M, Koroglu M, Arıcı Z, Durmaz R. Demographic and microbial characteristics of extrapulmonary tuberculosis cases diagnosed in Malatya, Turkey, 2001-2007. BMC Public Health. 2011;11:154 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the risk factors for having EPTB in Malatya, Turkey remain to be assessed in future studies using population-based or randomly selected sample. ..
  36. Erdem T, Aktas D, Erdem G, Miman M, Ozturan O. Maxillary sinus hypoplasia. Rhinology. 2002;40:150-3 pubmed
    ..Our series showed that the uncinate process anomalies related to MSH may lead to inadvertent orbital complications and therefore should be kept in mind. ..
  37. Firat C, Erbatur S, Aytekin A. Management of extravasation injuries: a retrospective study. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2013;47:60-5 pubmed publisher
  38. Firat C, Aytekin A, Erbatur S. Management of Composite Tissue Defect of the Midfoot With a Free Anterolateral Thigh Flap and Iliac Bone Graft: A Case Report. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2016;55:263-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This technique is a safe, reliable, and functional method, offering single-stage reconstruction compared with other microsurgical techniques used for such defects. ..
  39. Gurlek A, Fariz A, Aydogan H, Ersoz Ozturk A, Eren A. Effects of different corticosteroids on edema and ecchymosis in open rhinoplasty. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2006;30:150-4 pubmed
    ..Tenoxicam also was not effective. No complications caused by the use of steroids were observed during the 6-month follow-up period...
  40. Evereklioglu C, Hepsen I, Er H. Weill-Marchesani syndrome in three generations. Eye (Lond). 1999;13 ( Pt 6):773-7 pubmed
    ..Weill-Marchesani syndrome is a rare systemic connective tissue disorder consisting of brachymorphy, brachydactyly, ectopia lentis, spherophakia and glaucoma...
  41. Kayabas U, Bayraktar M, Otlu B, Ugras M, Ersoy Y, Bayindir Y, et al. An outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa because of inadequate disinfection procedures in a urology unit: a pulsed-field gel electrophoresis-based epidemiologic study. Am J Infect Control. 2008;36:33-8 pubmed publisher
    ..After institution of infection control measures and education, no further clusters of P aeruginosa infection were detected in the Urology Department. ..
  42. Emre S, Cankaya C, Demirel S, Doganay S. Comparison of preoperative and postoperative anterior segment measurements with Pentacam in horizontal muscle surgery. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2008;18:7-12 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the effect of horizontal muscle surgery (recession or recession plus resection) on the anterior chamber parameters in patients after strabismus surgery...
  43. Harputluoglu M, Demirel U, Karadag N, Karahan D, Aladag M, Karincaoglu M, et al. Severe hepatitis with prolonged cholestasis and bile duct injury due the long-term use of ornidazole. Acta Gastroenterol Belg. 2007;70:293-5 pubmed
    ..We therefore made the diagnosis of severe hepatitis resulting from the long-term use of ornidazole. We conclude that nitroimidazole derivatives may lead to serious liver damage, especially in female patients. ..
  44. Evereklioglu C, Er H. Increased corneal thickness in active Behçet's disease. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2002;12:24-9 pubmed
    ..To measure central corneal thickness (CCT) in patients with Behçet's disease (BD), particularly in the active disease...
  45. Sigirci A, Senol M, Aydin E, Kutlu R, Alkan A, Altinok M, et al. Doppler waveforms and blood flow parameters of the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries in patients having Behçet disease with and without gastrointestinal symptoms: preliminary data. J Ultrasound Med. 2003;22:449-57 pubmed
    ..To evaluate hemodynamic changes in mesenteric arteries in patients with Behçet disease with and without gastrointestinal symptoms...
  46. Ates M, Karakaplan M. Hydatid cyst in the biceps and gluteus muscles: case report. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2007;8:475-8 pubmed
    ..In geographic regions where hydatidosis is endemic, hydatid cyst should be included in the differential diagnosis of a cystic mass in the muscle to avoid fine-needle biopsy and the consequences of spillage of cyst contents. ..
  47. Atambay M, Bayraktar M, Kayabas U, Yilmaz S, Bayindir Y. A rare diarrheic parasite in a liver transplant patient: Isospora belli. Transplant Proc. 2007;39:1693-5 pubmed
    ..She was successfully treated with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole. This parasite should be taken into consideration as an opportunistic infection in transplant patients who need increased hygienic awareness...
  48. Celik O, Yilmaz E, Celik N, Minareci Y, Türkçüoğlu I, Simsek Y, et al. Salusins, newly identified regulators of hemodynamics and mitogenesis, increase in polycystic ovarian syndrome. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2013;29:83-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate that salusins, newly identified regulators of hemodynamics and mitogenesis, are increased within the serum of women with PCOS. ..
  49. Yilmaz M, Isik B, Coban S, Sogutlu G, Ara C, Kirimlioglu V, et al. Transabdominal approach in the surgical management of Morgagni hernia. Surg Today. 2007;37:9-13 pubmed
    ..Moreover, when complicated with strangulation, incarceration or perforation, a surgical repair through a transabdominal approach is mandatory. ..
  50. Dirican A, Burak I, Ara C, Unal B, Ozgor D, Meydanli M. Torsion of wandering spleen. Bratisl Lek Listy. 2009;110:723-5 pubmed
    ..4, Ref. 8). Full Text (Free, PDF) ..
  51. Kilinc H, Bilen B. A new approach to retroauricular flap transfer: parietal branch-based reverse flow superior auricular artery island flap. Ann Plast Surg. 2006;56:380-3 pubmed
    ..This flap is thought to be advantageous for the repair of defects and traumas of the forehead and upper eyelid as the pedicle does not develop torsion and dissection is easy...
  52. Inan M, Alkan A, Harma A, Ertem K. Evaluation of the gluteus medius muscle after a pelvic support osteotomy to treat congenital dislocation of the hip. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005;87:2246-52 pubmed
    ..Moreover, our study demonstrated that restoration of the muscle volume after a pelvic support osteotomy is not sufficient to prevent a Trendelenburg gait in older patients with congenital dislocation of the hip. Therapeutic Level IV. ..
  53. Yilmaz M, Akbulut S, Kahraman A, Yilmaz S. Liver hydatid cyst rupture into the peritoneal cavity after abdominal trauma: case report and literature review. Int Surg. 2012;97:239-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Rupture of a hydatid cyst into the peritoneal cavity is rare and challenging for the surgeon. This condition is included in the differential diagnosis of the acute abdomen in endemic areas, especially in young patients...
  54. Kirimlioglu H, Kirimlioglu V, Yilmaz S. Expression of matrix metalloproteinases 2 and 9 in donor liver, cirrhotic liver, and acute rejection after human liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2008;40:3574-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that MMP-2 and MMP-9, beside their roles in liver injury with tissue remodeling and fibrosis as mentioned in the previous studies, can be a marker of acute rejection. ..
  55. Simsek Y, Celik O, Yilmaz E, Karaer A, Dogan C, Aydin S, et al. Serum levels of apelin, salusin-alpha and salusin-beta in normal pregnancy and preeclampsia. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012;25:1705-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Larger prospective studies are needed to validate our findings. ..
  56. Bayraktar N, Kilic S, Bayraktar M, Aksoy N. Lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme activities in cancerous bladder tissue and their relation with bacterial infection: a controlled clinical study. J Clin Lab Anal. 2010;24:25-30 pubmed publisher
  57. Sari R, Yildirim B, Sevinc A, Buyukberber S. Idiopathic hypoparathyroidism and celiac disease in two patients with previous history of cataract. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2000;19:31-2 pubmed
    ..After a gluten-free diet with calcium supplementation, the clinical situation and biochemical values improved...
  58. But A, Durmus M, Toprak H, Ozturk E, Demirbilek S, Ersoy M. Hemodynamic, hepatorenal, and postoperative effects of desflurane-fentanyl and midazolam-fentanyl anesthesia in coronary artery bypass surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2005;19:597-602 pubmed
    ..The extubation and intensive care unit discharge times were found to be shorter in the desflurane-fentanyl group. ..
  59. Gurlek A, Alaybeyoglu N, Demir C, Aydogan H, Bilen B, Oztürk A. Aesthetic reconstruction of large scalp defects by sequential tissue expansion without interval. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2004;28:245-50 pubmed
    ..There was no significant alteration in ratio of complications although tissue expansions were made sequentially. ..
  60. Bayindir Y, Sonmez E, Aladag A, Buyukberber N. Comparison of five antimicrobial regimens for the treatment of brucellar spondylitis: a prospective, randomized study. J Chemother. 2003;15:466-71 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, a combination of doxycycline, streptomycin, and rifampicin can be recommended as therapy for brucellar spondylitis and to reduce relapse rates...
  61. Kekilli E, Ertem K, Yologlu S, Ceylan F. Comparisons of the bone mineral density in dominant and nondominant forearm following clean-cut tendon injuries, repair, and passive mobilization. J Clin Densitom. 2006;9:198-201 pubmed
    ..Most BMD decreases were observed at month 3 of the study. Eventually, these bone losses were found to be recovered at month 12...
  62. Atambay M, Karaman U, Daldal N, Colak C. [The prevalence of Microsporidium among adult patients admitted to the parasitology laboratory at the Inonu University Turgut Ozal Medical Center]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2008;32:113-5 pubmed
  63. Kocer M, Guldur T, Akarcay M, Miman M, Beker G. Investigation of age, sex and menstrual stage variation in human cerumen lipid composition by high performance thin layer chromatography. J Laryngol Otol. 2008;122:881-6 pubmed
    ..The objective of the study was to correlate quantitative changes in the lipid composition of human cerumen with changes in age, sex and menstrual cycle stage...
  64. Emre S, Doganay S, Yologlu S. Evaluation of anterior segment parameters in keratoconic eyes measured with the Pentacam system. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:1708-12 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the alteration in anterior chamber parameters with the progression of keratoconus using a rotating Scheimpflug camera...
  65. Taskapan M, Taskapan H, Sahin I, Keskin L, Atmaca H, Ozyalin F. Serum leptin, resistin, and lipid levels in patients with end stage renal failure with regard to dialysis modality. Ren Fail. 2007;29:147-54 pubmed
    ..These results highlight the importance of leptin and resistin as determinants of dyslipidemia, especially in CAPD patients. ..
  66. Kalcioglu M, Durmaz B, Aktas E, Ozturan O, Durmaz R. Bacteriology of chronic maxillary sinusitis and normal maxillary sinuses: using culture and multiplex polymerase chain reaction. Am J Rhinol. 2003;17:143-7 pubmed
    ..Also a new bacterial agent, Alloiococcus otitidis determined in the nasopharynx and middle ear specimens can be thought as a causative agent of sinusitis...
  67. Yucel N, Ugras M, Isik B, Turtay G. Case report of a traumatic abdominal wall hernia resulting from falling onto a flat surface. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2010;16:571-4 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, this is the only report of TAWH resulting from falling onto a flat surface. The diagnosis and management are summarized, the literature data are reviewed, and the mechanism of action is discussed. ..
  68. Gunduz A, Cumurcu T, Demirel E, Akpolat N, Karincaoglu Y. The ocular surface in the Behçet's disease patient. Can J Ophthalmol. 2012;47:429-34 pubmed publisher
    ..05). We found that there was a statistically significant difference between Behçet's disease patients and normal subjects regarding the ocular film layer, but no difference regarding conjunctival surface epithelial morphology. ..
  69. Yetkin F, Kayabas U, Ersoy Y, Bayindir Y, Toplu S, Tek I. Cerebrospinal fluid viscosity: a novel diagnostic measure for acute meningitis. South Med J. 2010;103:892-5 pubmed publisher
    ..It has been previously reported that plasma viscosity can be used as an inflammatory marker. In this study we aimed to evaluate the role of CSF viscosity as a complementary measure for diagnosis of meningitis in suspected patients...
  70. Ates O, Cayli S, Gurses I. Bone wax can cause foreign body granuloma in the medulla oblongata. Br J Neurosurg. 2004;18:538-40 pubmed
    ..The authors report the case of a foreign body granuloma infiltration through the medulla oblongata due to remnant bone wax in the subarachnoid space after posterior fossa decompressive surgery...
  71. Hascalik S, Celik O, Sarac K, Alkan A, Mizrak B. Clinical significance of N-acetyl-L-aspartate resonance in ovarian mucinous cystadenoma. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2006;16:423-6 pubmed
    ..Proton MRS imaging may be helpful for the investigation of the underlying pathophysiology of ovarian mucinous cystadenomas...
  72. Tekes S, Cikim A. The association of brain natriuretic peptide and insulin resistance in obesity-related hypertension. J Hum Hypertens. 2007;21:546-50 pubmed
    ..03) were independently correlated with BNP only for the obese hypertensive group. It can be concluded that the decrease in BNP concentrations in the obese hypertensive subjects seem to be well correlated with the insulin resistance. ..
  73. Kayaalp C, Aydin C. Review of phenol treatment in sacrococcygeal pilonidal disease. Tech Coloproctol. 2009;13:189-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Investigating minimally invasive methods for treatment of pilonidal disease, we reviewed the techniques and the results of phenol treatment of pilonidal disease in the medical literature...
  74. Pehlivan E, Karaoglu L, Ozen M, Gunes G, Tekerekoglu M, Genc M, et al. Rubella seroprevalence in an unvaccinated pregnant population in Malatya, Turkey. Public Health. 2007;121:462-8 pubmed
    ..As 5.6% of pregnant women were susceptible to rubella during pregnancy, and five of them had already had a recent infection, immunization efforts should be directed at babies and adolescents. ..
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