M Ekim

Summary

Affiliation: Gazi University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of dialysis adequacy on cardiac function in pediatric CAPD patients
    S A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Perit Dial Int 21:395-400. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Soluble transferrin receptor is not a reliable marker of iron deficiency in pediatric CAPD patients
    Sevcan A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Perit Dial Int 22:621-5. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric renal transplantation: a single center experience
    A Kavaz
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 45:917-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The value of the levels of acute phase reactants for the prediction of familial Mediterranean fever associated amyloidosis: a case control study
    F Yalcinkaya
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, 38 cadde, Mehmet Cakir Apt 5 20, Cukurambar, Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 27:517-22. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe renal impairment in the case of classic polyarteritis nodosa
    S A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pathology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 16:148-50. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypopotassemic paralysis: a rare presentation of proximal renal tubular acidosis
    G Deda
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 16:770-1. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic peritoneal dialysis in Turkish children: a multicenter study
    Sevcan A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Gazi University School of Medicine, Besevler, 06500, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:644-51. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Three siblings with steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome: new NPHS2 mutations in a Turkish family
    Mesiha Ekim
    Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:e22-24. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Reno-vascular hypertension in childhood: a nationwide survey
    Aysun K Bayazit
    Department of Paediatric Nephrology, School of Medicine, Cukurova University, 01330, Balcali, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1327-33. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Global left-ventricular function by tissue Doppler imaging in pediatric dialysis patients
    Tayfun Ucar
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Huzur Mah 25 Sokak, No 6, 11 Oveçler, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:779-85. 2008

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of dialysis adequacy on cardiac function in pediatric CAPD patients
    S A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Perit Dial Int 21:395-400. 2001
    ..Uremia-related risk factors play a fundamental role in its occurrence, thus better prognosis and prolonged survival can be attained by successful dialytic therapies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Soluble transferrin receptor is not a reliable marker of iron deficiency in pediatric CAPD patients
    Sevcan A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Perit Dial Int 22:621-5. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric renal transplantation: a single center experience
    A Kavaz
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 45:917-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, kidney transplantation is the treatment of choice for end-stage renal disease. Infection was the major concern after this procedure...
  4. ncbi request reprint The value of the levels of acute phase reactants for the prediction of familial Mediterranean fever associated amyloidosis: a case control study
    F Yalcinkaya
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, 38 cadde, Mehmet Cakir Apt 5 20, Cukurambar, Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 27:517-22. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our results show that SAA level reflects subclinical inflammation with high sensitivity but its value for the prediction of amyloid formation process seems to be low...
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe renal impairment in the case of classic polyarteritis nodosa
    S A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pathology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 16:148-50. 2001
    ..Prompt and aggressive corticosteroid and cytotoxic therapy is essential to suppress disease activity and to maintain remission...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypopotassemic paralysis: a rare presentation of proximal renal tubular acidosis
    G Deda
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    J Child Neurol 16:770-1. 2001
    ..Because she had isolated proximal renal tubular acidosis and other abnormalities, she was diagnosed with Donckerwolcke-Winsnes syndrome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic peritoneal dialysis in Turkish children: a multicenter study
    Sevcan A Bakkaloglu
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Gazi University School of Medicine, Besevler, 06500, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:644-51. 2005
    ..We conclude that we must make a great effort to achieve better results and to change these undesirable events...
  8. ncbi request reprint Three siblings with steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome: new NPHS2 mutations in a Turkish family
    Mesiha Ekim
    Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:e22-24. 2004
    ..Interethnic differences were suggested to play a role in the incidence of these mutations. In this report, the cases of 3 siblings with steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome who carry NPHS2 mutations (R238S and P118L) are presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reno-vascular hypertension in childhood: a nationwide survey
    Aysun K Bayazit
    Department of Paediatric Nephrology, School of Medicine, Cukurova University, 01330, Balcali, Adana, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1327-33. 2007
    ..The importance of vasculitic disease, especially Takayasu's arteritis, should not be underestimated in children with renovascular hypertension...
  10. doi request reprint Global left-ventricular function by tissue Doppler imaging in pediatric dialysis patients
    Tayfun Ucar
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Huzur Mah 25 Sokak, No 6, 11 Oveçler, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:779-85. 2008
    ..MPI obtained by TDI was significantly correlated with LVMI. Our study confirms that LV dysfunction is present in patients with ESRD and hypertension is an important risk factor...
  11. doi request reprint Gram-negative peritonitis in children undergoing long-term peritoneal dialysis
    Aleksandra Zurowska
    Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:455-62. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the clinical presentation, early and late response to treatment, and identification of factors influencing the outcome of gram-negative peritonitis (GNP) in children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Serum amyloid A1 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha alleles in Turkish familial Mediterranean fever patients with and without amyloidosis
    Nejat Akar
    Departments of Pediatric Molecular Genetics and Pediatric Nephrology, University of Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
    Amyloid 10:12-6. 2003
    ..1 homozygosity compared to 2/11 in FMF-non-amyloidosis group. Further evaluation of these polymorphisms may have importance and need further study...
  13. doi request reprint Renal involvement in childhood vasculitis
    Nilgun Cakar
    Ministry of Health Diskapi Children s Hospital, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephron Clin Pract 108:c202-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to analyze the demographic, clinical, laboratory features, and the treatment modalities of patients with vasculitis who had renal involvement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Takayasu arteritis in children
    Nilgun Cakar
    From the Department of Nephrology, Ministry of Health Diskapi Children s Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Rheumatol 35:913-9. 2008
    ..To retrospectively evaluate the clinical features, angiographic findings, and outcomes of children with Takayasu arteritis (TA) in Turkey...
  15. ncbi request reprint The outcome for pediatric patients on peritoneal dialysis
    Banu Acar
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Nephrol 21:394-9. 2008
    ..The adverse effects of peritonitis and of the duration of dialysis on dialysis adequacy and clinical outcome were evaluated in this study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance of urinary tract pathogens and evaluation of empirical treatment in Turkish children with urinary tract infections
    Selcuk Yuksel
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:413-6. 2006
    ..Nitrofurantoin could be included as a reasonable alternative in the empirical treatment of lower UTI in older children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Systemic vascular calcification with retinal calcification in an adolescent treated with long-term peritoneal dialysis
    Mesiha Ekim
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1915-6. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Analysis of NPHS2 mutations in Turkish steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome patients
    Z Birsin Ozcakar
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1093-6. 2006
    ..Our results also suggest the presence of a wide range of phenotypic variability between individuals with the same genotype...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy in pediatric peritoneal dialysis patients: ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and echocardiographic evaluation
    Z Birsin Ozcakar
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephron Clin Pract 104:c101-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate hypertension in pediatric peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients, to compare casual and ambulatory blood pressure (BP) measurements and to evaluate the impact of BP parameters on LVH...
  20. ncbi request reprint Systolic and diastolic function in children with chronic renal failure
    Semra Atalay
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Ankara University Medical School, Hosdere Cad 195 3, 06550 Cankaya, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 44:18-23. 2002
    ..Cardiovascular complications are the most frequent cause of death in patients with end-stage renal failure (ESRF). We aimed to investigate systolic and diastolic functions in children with ESRF...
  21. ncbi request reprint Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in paediatric peritoneal dialysis patients
    Mesiha Ekim
    Department of Paediatric Nephrology, School of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:341-3. 2005
    ..We recommend that all patients on CPD who develop ultrafiltration failure be evaluated radiologically for the occurrence of EPS. Management should be tailored to the individual patient...
  22. ncbi request reprint The KBG syndrome: confirmation of autosomal dominant inheritance and further delineation of the phenotype
    Mustafa Tekin
    Division of Pediatric Genetics, Ankara University School of Medicine, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Med Genet A 130:284-7. 2004
    ..Our report clearly confirms that the inheritance is autosomal dominant in KBG syndrome, although a high male to female ratio has been observed in published cases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Primary nephrotic syndrome during childhood in Turkey
    Nuray Ozkaya
    Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 46:436-8. 2004
    ..However, recent studies from different countries have reported an increasing incidence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) in children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of nutritional status and factors related to malnutrition in children on CAPD
    Mesiha Ekim
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, School of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Perit Dial Int 23:557-62. 2003
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  25. ncbi request reprint An unusual complication of peritoneal dialysis
    Z Birsin Ozcakar
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:129-30. 2006
    ..After exclusion of the most common causes, abdominal ultrasonography and laparoscopy will guide clinicians for the diagnosis of the other rare diseases in patients with peritoneal dialysis...