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Isoniazid- and rifampicin-induced thrombocytopenia
Treatment of tuberculosis has many side effects. Thrombocytopenia is a serious side effect of such treatment and occurs mostly due to rifampicin (RIF). There are very few reported cases of thrombocytopenia due to isoniazid ...
Flexible ureterorenoscopy results: analysis of 279 cases
Objective: In this study, the outcomes of 279 cases in whom we performed retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) were evaluated retrospectively. Material and methods: RIRS was performed on 279 cases with the aid of access ...
Accelerated Tooth Movement with Orthodontic Mini-Screws
This case report outlines the possibility of accelerated tooth movement with the combination of microosteoperforation and mini-screws. A 14-year-old male patient presented Class II malocclusion with maxillary incisor ...
Anesthetic management of the SRS (TM) endoscopic stapling system for gastro-esophageal reflux disease
The SRS (TM) Endoscopic Stapling System (Medigus, Tel Aviv, Israel) is a new tool capable of creating a totally endoscopic fundoplication, combined with an endoscope, endoscopic ultrasound and a surgical stapler. SRS (TM) ...
Comparison of the Health Related Quality of Life of Patients Following Mitral Valve Surgical Procedures in the 6-Months Follow-up: A Prospective Study
Purpose: The aim of the present study is to evaluate the health-related quality of life of the patients who underwent mitral valve repair (MvRp) and mitral valve replacement (MVR).
The Comparison of Facial Estethics between Orthodontically Treated Patients and Their Parents
Orthodontists emphasize the importance of facial esthetics while planning a treatment, and orthodontist state that orthodontics have more than expected effects on dentofacial esthetics. The facial esthetics of treated ...
Prediction of unfavorable outcomes in cryptococcal meningitis: results of the multicenter Infectious Diseases International Research Initiative (ID-IRI) cryptococcal meningitis study
Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is mostly seen in immunocompromised patients, particularly human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients, but CM may also occur in apparently immunocompetent individuals. Outcome analyses ...
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis associated with the use of ecstasy
Ecstasy is a drug, which causes serious side effects and sometimes it can be lethal. These effects are due to idiosyncratic reactions as a result of various stimulations in adrenergic receptors. Here we present a case of ...
Effects of long-term pre- and post-natal exposure to 2.45 GHz wireless devices on developing male rat kidney
Purpose The aim of the present study was to investigate oxidative stress and apoptosis in kidney tissues of male Wistar rats that pre- and postnatally exposed to wireless electromagnetic field (EMF) with an internet frequency ...
The antioxidant effects of pomegranate extract on local and remote organs in a mesenteric ischemia and reperfusion model
Objectives: We investigated whether pomegranate extract plays a protective antioxidant role against mesenteric ischemia-reperfusion injury (IR), which can lead to a systemic response and damage distant organs, such as the ...