Experts and Doctors on dilatation in Ankara, Turkey


Locale: Ankara, Turkey
Topic: dilatation

Top Publications

  1. Sezgin O, Ulker A, Temucin G. Sonographic findings in achalasia. J Clin Ultrasound. 2001;29:31-40 pubmed
    ..Sonography may help in differentiating achalasia from carcinoma and peptic stricture of the gastroesophageal junction, which is difficult to do with other modalities. ..
  2. Unsal A, Koca G, Resorlu B, Bayindir M, Korkmaz M. Effect of percutaneous nephrolithotomy and tract dilatation methods on renal function: assessment by quantitative single-photon emission computed tomography of technetium-99m-dimercaptosuccinic acid uptake by the kidneys. J Endourol. 2010;24:1497-502 pubmed publisher
    ..05 for each parameter). QSPECT of (99m)Tc-DMSA confirms that renal function is preserved or often improved after percutaneous stone removal, and nephrostomy tract dilatation methods have similar effects on renal function. ..
  3. Ozok H, Sagnak L, Senturk A, Karakoyunlu N, Topaloglu H, Ersoy H. A comparison of metal telescopic dilators and Amplatz dilators for nephrostomy tract dilation in percutaneous nephrolithotomy. J Endourol. 2012;26:630-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The Alken dilation technique produces similar results to the Amplatz dilators in terms of efficiency, safety, and total operative time. Notwithstanding, it is more cost-effective in comparison. ..
  4. Yalcin S, Ciftci A, Karnak I, Tanyel F, Senocak M. Management of acquired tracheoesophageal fistula with various clinical presentations. J Pediatr Surg. 2011;46:1887-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Primary repair or a staged surgical approach can be best selected by giving priority to the patient's airway security. ..
  5. Demirel F, Cakan M, Yalcinkaya F, Demirel A, Aygün A, Altuğ U. Percutaneous suprapubic cystolithotripsy approach: for whom? Why?. J Endourol. 2006;20:429-31 pubmed
    ..The technique is also more advantageous than open surgery with regard to cosmetic outcome and length of the hospital stay. ..
  6. Gollu G, Demir N, Ates U, Aslan S, Ergun E, Küçük G, et al. Effective management of cricopharyngeal achalasia in infants and children with dilatation alone. J Pediatr Surg. 2016;51:1751-1754 pubmed publisher
    ..Two other babies who were unresponsive to dilatation therapy died on follow-up. Dilatation can be a safe and effective method on children who are correctly diagnosed to have CPA. ..
  7. Gucuk A, Tuygun C, Burgu B, Ozturk U, Dede O, Imamoglu A. The short-term efficacy of dilatation therapy combined with steroid after internal urethrotomy in the management of urethral stenoses. J Endourol. 2010;24:1017-21 pubmed publisher
    ..05). As an adjuvant treatment, this method is effortless, low in complications, and hopeful. Certainly, application to larger patient populations is needed to objectively accept its efficiency. ..
  8. Pirat A, Candan S, Unlukaplan A, Kömürcü O, Kuşlu S, Arslan G. Percutaneous dilational tracheotomy for airway management in a newborn with Pierre-Robin syndrome and a glossopharyngeal web. Respir Care. 2012;57:627-30 pubmed publisher
    ..By inserting a size 3.0 tracheotomy cannula, PDT was successfully completed in this newborn. This case describes the successful use of PDT for emergency airway management of a newborn with PRS and glossopharyngeal web...
  9. Aybal Kutlugün A, Erdem Y, Okutucu S, Yorgun H, Atalar E, Arici M. Effects of lowering dialysate sodium on flow-mediated dilatation in patients with chronic kidney disease. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2011;26:3678-82 pubmed publisher
    ..05). There was no change in left ventricular mass after reducing dialysate sodium. Reducing dialysate sodium concentration reduced ED, and provided better control of IDWG and BP, but increased dialysis-related symptoms. ..

More Information


  1. Karakan T, Kilinc M, Demirbas A, Hasçiçek A, Doluoglu O, Yucel M, et al. Evaluating Ureteral Wall Injuries with Endoscopic Grading System and Analysis of the Predisposing Factors. J Endourol. 2016;30:375-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Big, proximal ureteral stone, longer operation time, and presence of UTI are the risk factors for ureteral wall injury during URS. ..