Betul Sozeri

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Publications

  1. pmc The experience of canakinumab in renal amyloidosis secondary to Familial Mediterranean fever
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Mol Cell Pediatr 3:33. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of vascular function in systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 35:1699-703. 2016
  3. pmc Growth impairment and nutritional status in children with chronic kidney disease
    Betul Sozeri
    Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Turkey
    Iran J Pediatr 21:271-7. 2011
  4. pmc Complement-4 deficiency in a child with systemic lupus erythematosus presenting with standard treatment-resistant severe skin lesion
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, 35040 Izmir, Turkey
    ISRN Rheumatol 2011:917673. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The early cardiovascular changes in pediatric patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 28:471-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Pesticide-induced scleroderma and early intensive immunosuppressive treatment
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Environ Occup Health 67:43-7. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene polymorphism of complement factor H in a Turkish patient with membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type II
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Iran J Kidney Dis 6:149-53. 2012
  8. pmc Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis in a child with Henoch-Schönlein Vasculitis and familial Mediterranean fever
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint When does the cardiovascular disease appear in patients with chronic kidney disease?
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:821-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term results of pediatric patients with primary focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 21:87-92. 2010

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Publications19

  1. pmc The experience of canakinumab in renal amyloidosis secondary to Familial Mediterranean fever
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Mol Cell Pediatr 3:33. 2016
    ..Patients may develop renal amyloidosis. Colchicine prevents attacks and renal amyloidosis. Five to 10 % of the patients with FMF are resistant or intolerant to colchicine...
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of vascular function in systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 35:1699-703. 2016
    ..45). Vascular function is impaired in patients with sJIA at a very young age. Vascular dysfunction may be partly attributed to the effects of disease-related characteristics (inflammation, disease activity, and medications). ..
  3. pmc Growth impairment and nutritional status in children with chronic kidney disease
    Betul Sozeri
    Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Turkey
    Iran J Pediatr 21:271-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the prevalence of growth failure and malnutrition in pediatric CKD patients and explore the relationship of these parameters to each other and to other clinical parameters...
  4. pmc Complement-4 deficiency in a child with systemic lupus erythematosus presenting with standard treatment-resistant severe skin lesion
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, 35040 Izmir, Turkey
    ISRN Rheumatol 2011:917673. 2011
    ..In this study, we present the clinical features and determine the molecular basis responsible for the complete C4A and C4B deficiencies in a lupus patient presented subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus and resistance to treatment...
  5. doi request reprint The early cardiovascular changes in pediatric patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 28:471-6. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the presence of these changes in pediatric SLE patients...
  6. doi request reprint Pesticide-induced scleroderma and early intensive immunosuppressive treatment
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Environ Occup Health 67:43-7. 2012
    ..Careful follow-up for systemic involvement is warranted, since these agents may have triggered systemic scleroderma in these patients. Elimination of chemical exposure of children is stressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene polymorphism of complement factor H in a Turkish patient with membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type II
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Iran J Kidney Dis 6:149-53. 2012
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  8. pmc Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis in a child with Henoch-Schönlein Vasculitis and familial Mediterranean fever
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:8. 2009
    ..The renal biopsy specimen showed crescentic and necrotizing glomerulonephritis. He had also M694V/E148Q compound heterozygote mutation. Clinical symptoms and renal failure resolved with intermittant hemodialysis and medical therapy...
  9. doi request reprint When does the cardiovascular disease appear in patients with chronic kidney disease?
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:821-8. 2010
    ..In the dialysis groups, fewer cardiovascular changes were found with peritoneal dialysis than with hemodialysis. Therefore, peritoneal dialysis should be preferable to hemodialysis for children with CKD...
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term results of pediatric patients with primary focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis
    Betul Sozeri
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 21:87-92. 2010
    ..Our study suggests that most of the patients with FSGS progress to renal insufficiency. Steroid therapy increases the chances of remission and preserves renal function in patients with sporadic primary FSGS...
  11. doi request reprint Comprehensive analysis of a large-scale screen for MEFV gene mutations: do they truly provide a "heterozygote advantage" in Turkey?
    Afig Berdeli
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Children s Hospital, School of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:475-82. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Are we late for the diagnosis of acute kidney injury in the intensive care units in pediatric patients? A preliminary, retrospective observational study among 66 patients
    Ipek Kaplan Bulut
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine Izmir, Izmir, Turkey
    Minerva Pediatr 68:256-61. 2016
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  13. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of urinary UPIb mRNA levels in VUR and recurrent urinary tract infections
    Ipek Kaplan Bulut
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, and Department of Pediatrics, Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Nephrol 81:152-8. 2014
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the usefulness of urinary UPIb messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) levels as an early and noninvasive diagnostic tool for VUR and as an indicator for predisposition to UTI...
  14. doi request reprint Does NPHS1 polymorphism modulate P118l mutation in NPHS2?
    Nida Dincel
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 24:1210-3. 2013
    ..Perhaps, this would be called a genetic modifier in future. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular functional and structural changes in children with primary hypertension
    Sergi Mir
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Minerva Pediatr 68:27-35. 2016
    ..We aimed to determine presence of early cardiovascular involvement in children with primary hypertension. For this purposes, we investigated functional and morphological changes in vascular system...
  16. doi request reprint TRPC6 gene variants in Turkish children with steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome
    Sevgi Mir
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:205-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to screen for TRPC6 mutations in familial and sporadic SRNS patients...
  17. doi request reprint Familial Mediterranean fever gene mutation frequencies and genotype-phenotype correlations in the Aegean region of Turkey
    Elif Ozalkaya
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 31:779-84. 2011
    ..9%, respectively). To our knowledge that FMF should be suspected in the case of non-specific but recurrent attacks of serositis and high fever, and molecular analysis should be performed in order to make diagnosis of FMF...
  18. doi request reprint Assessment of tuberculosis infection during treatment with biologic agents in a BCG-vaccinated pediatric population
    Basak Yildiz Atikan
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 35:427-31. 2016
    ..Biologic agents can be safely used in a BCG-vaccinated pediatric population, as long as patients are closely monitored to ensure that any cases of TB will be detected early...
  19. pmc A Case of Henoch-Schönlein Purpura with P369S Mutation in MEFV Gene
    Pelin Ertan
    Department of Pediatrics, Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Iran J Pediatr 21:244-8. 2011
    ..Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) is an inherited inflammatory disease common in mediterranean populations. HSP is the most common vasculitis seen in children with FMF...