- Approach to thyroid nodules in children and adolescents
Pediatric Endocrinology Clinics, İpekyolu Hospital, Van, Turkey
Turk J Pediatr 56:219-25. 2014
..The other diagnostic tools are elastography, immunocytochemical markers and genetic evaluation. In the management of thyroid nodules, surgery is advised, especially if there is difficulty in distinguishing benign lesions from carcinoma. ..
- Evaluation of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels in children with growth hormone deficiency
Sami Ulus Gynecology and Obstetrics, Children Health and Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Ankara, Turkey E ma il
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 6:22-7. 2014
..To investigate serum asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels in children with isolated growth hormone deficiency (GHD) and to determine the effect of GH replacement therapy on these levels...
- Assessment of the 21-hydroxylase deficiency and the adrenal functions in young females with Turner syndrome
Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Dr Sami Ulus Obstetrics, Pediatrics Research and Training Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:681-5. 2012
..Adrenal function should be assessed, at least in the presence of clitoral enlargement in patients with TS, particularly if their karyotype does not contain a Y chromosome...
- A pediatric Conn syndrome case
Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Dr Sami Ulus Gynecology and Obstetrics and Pediatrics Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:203-6. 2012
..As the 24-h ambulatory blood pressure values of the patient were normal at 10 months after the operation, the treatment was stopped, and she was followed up for 15 months without any treatment. Since then, she has been normotensive...
- A rare combination: congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21 hydroxylase deficiency and Turner syndrome
Havva Nur Peltek Kendirci
Dr Sami Ulus Maternity, Children s Health and Disease Training and Research Hospital, Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Ankara, Turkey
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 4:213-5. 2012
..SRY analysis should be performed primarily when signs of virilism are observed. CAH should also be considered in patients with negative SRY...
- Assessment of the knowledge of diabetes mellitus among school teachers within the scope of the managing diabetes at school program
Dr Sami Ulus Obstetrics and Gynecology Pediatric Health and Disease Training and Research Hospital, Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Ankara, Turkey
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 4:199-203. 2012
..Training teachers and education professionals on diabetes is crucial for full-time monitoring of diabetic children in schools. The objective of this study was to assess the knowledge on diabetes in a group of school teachers in Turkey...
- An uncommon cause of hypoglycemia: insulin autoimmune syndrome
Pediatric Endocrinology Division, Dr Sami Ulus Training and Research Children s Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Horm Res Paediatr 82:278-82. 2014
..Insulin autoimmune syndrome (IAS) is a condition characterized by hypoglycemia associated with the presence of autoantibodies to insulin in patients who have not been injected with insulin...
- A girl with steroid cell ovarian tumor misdiagnosed as non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Clinic of Pediatric Endocrinology, Dr Sami Ulus Children s Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Turk J Pediatr 55:443-6. 2013
..Early diagnosis and treatment would prevent the development of irreversible signs. ..
- Eight-year follow-up of a girl with McCune-Albright syndrome
Pediatric Endocrinologist, Dr Sami Ulus Obstetrics and Gynecology, Childrens Health and Disease Training and Research Hospital, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 3:40-2. 2011
..She had no menses during aromatase inhibitor treatment. Her growth rate and bone maturation were in normal ranges while on treatment. She had one new fracture on the seventh year of follow- up in spite of bisphosphonate treatment...