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Gamma Knife Treatment for Patients with Acoustic Neuroma: Bezmialem Vakif University Gamma Knife Unit Preliminary Results
Objective: Gamma knife is a stereotactic radiosurgical technique that focuses radiation on a specific target in the brain using 192 or 201 different Co60 sources. Because gamma knife is an effective and safe treatment, it ...
Protective Effects of Curcumin on Cadmium-Induced Renal Injury in Young and Aged Rats
Objective: We aimed to investigate the protective effects of curcumin (Cr) against cadmium (Cd) toxicity on the kidneys of both young and aged rats. Methods: Forty-eight young and aged female Spraque–Dawley rats were ...
Differences in the Prevalence of Giardia intestinalis as a Generalized Pruritus Etiologic Factor Between Geographic Regions in Turkey
Objective: Giardia intestinalis is a protozoan parasite of the gastrointestinal tract that is widely distributed worldwide. Patients with G. intestinalis are usually asymptomatic; however, the presence of the parasite may ...
An Overwiev of the Neural Crest Cells and Tumor Metastasis
Neural crest cells (NCCs) derived from neuroectoderm are multipotential cells. NCCs leave the neuroepithelium and migrate to various tissues by epithelial-mesenchymal transition. In this areas NCCs differentiate to variety ...
Protective Effects of Silymarin against Cardiac Tissue Injury Caused By a High-dose Administration of Isotretinoin in Mice
Objective: We aimed to histopathologically and biochemically investigate the protective effects of silymarin (SLY) against cardiac injury induced by a high-dose isotretinoin (ISR) administration.
Current Minimal Invasive Surgery Treatment For Kidney Stones: Bezmialem Experience
Objective: We aimed to present the outcomes of patients with symptomatic kidney stones treated with percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) or retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS).
Neuroleptic Malign-like Syndrome Case Management in Intensive Care Unit
Neuroleptic malign-like syndrome is an emergency condition caused by the withdrawal or dose reduction of anti-Parkinsonian drugs. Quick treatment and correct diagnosis is important for saving life. Basic clinical findings ...
Preoperative and Postoperative Respiratory Rehabilitation in A Patient with Spinal Cord Injury Undergoing Diaphragmatic Pacing
Acute and chronic respiratory complications are the leading cause of mortality after spinal cord injury (SCI). Patients with SCI may be able to breathe spontaneously without the need for mechanical ventilatory support via ...
Multidisciplinary Treatment of an Adult Patient with a High Esthetic Demand
Currently, esthetic expectations of the treatment of adult patients are increasing. However, these patients often present with serious oral problems, such as overcrowding, ageneses, edentulous spaces from old extractions, ...
Laryngofissure Cordectomy-Evaluations of Positive Margins and Survival Rates
Objective: The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the results of early-stage glottic laryngeal cancer patients who underwent laryngofissure cordectomy. Results were analyzed in terms of positive margins and survival ...