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Lamiaceae Family Plants as a Potential Anticholinesterase Source in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the most common and progressive neurodegenerative disorders with dementia in the world. The precise causes of AD are not fully understood yet, although several important features of its ...
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 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.
Evaluations of Smell Threshold Levels and Smell Identification Scores in Turkish Population
Objective: Evaluation of Turkish smell threshold levels and smell identification scores.
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 ...
Retrospective Evaluation of the Anaesthetic Method Used in Caesarean Sections
Objective: The goal of this study was to evaluate the anaesthetic method used in patients who have undergone caesarean section. Methods: The anaesthetic reports that belong to the women who underwent caesarean section ...
Effect of Obesity on Fertility
Prior studies have shown that obesity causes many gynecologic and obstetric disorders, including anovulation, irregular periods, subfertility, abortion, and adverse pregnancy outcomes. Obesityrelated infertility or reduced ...
Inferior Phrenic Arteries Originating from the Celiac Artery with a Common Trunk
The inferior phrenica artery (IPA), which arises from the abdominal aorta just distal to the aortic hiatus, may arise from different sites. Although comprehensive analyses of the IPA are described in other populations, the ...
A Rare Case: Mucous Membrane Plasmacytosis in the Larynx
Mucous membrane plasmacytosis is a rare reactive process characterized by plasma cell infiltration of mucous membranes for unknown reasons. It may be confused with malignancy because of its exophytic structure and pavement ...
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 ...