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The role of platelet indices as early prognostic factor in ectopic pregnancy cases
(Logos Medical Publishing, 2018)
Aim: The aim of the study is to evaluate changes in serum levels of platelet indices such as mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) in ectopic pregnancy and to investigate whether changes in MPV ...
A new inflammatory marker: elevated monocyte to hdl cholesterol ratio associated with smoking
Objectives: The adverse effects of smoking in various pathologies are mediated by its effects on the inflammatory system. The monocyte to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) ratio (MHR) has recently emerged as an ...
Cervicothoracic spine duplication: a 10-year follow up of a neurological intact boy
Spine duplication is a very rare condition with the literature being composed of only case reports. All previously reported cases were thoracolumbar spine duplications. Here, we report cervicothoracic spine duplication in ...
Paediatric orthopaedics through paintings
(British Editorial Soc Bone Joint Surgery, 2018)
Purpose Some famous artistic representations created throughout the centuries can reveal a hidden or mysterious diagnosis of some diseases and these paintings have always drawn the attention of physicians interested in ...
In reply to the letter to the editor regarding ""Fluorescein-guided resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors: results from a preliminary, multicentric, retrospective study"
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2018)
In Reply to the Letter to the Editor Regarding““Fluorescein-Guided Resection of IntramedullarySpinal Cord Tumors: Results from a Preliminary,Multicentric, Retrospective Study”
Is grand multiparity a risk factor for the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis?
(Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2018)
Objective: In this study, we investigated the relationship between the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis and parity. Materials and methods: The retrospective study included 129 postmenopausal women who were divided ...
Pulmonary physiotherapy and aerobic exercise programs can improve cognitive functions and functional ability
(Literatura Medica, 2018)
Objective - The increasing prevalence of dementia over the previous decades has been accompanied by numerous social and economic problems. The importance of exercise in the prevention of dementia coupled with the impact ...
Can concurrent high-risk endometrial carcinoma occur with atypical endometrial hyperplasia?
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2018)
Background: This study investigated the frequency of high-risk cancer types in hysterectomy material obtained from patients who were diagnosed with atypical endometrial hyperplasia (AEH) by endometrial sampling. Materials ...
Minimally invasive approach to ureteral stricture in transplant kidney by periodic retrograde ureteral stent placement and exchange
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2018)
Purpose. The aim of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of minimally invasive treatment of ureteral strictures and describe the technique that we used for retrograde placement of ureteral stent in transplant kidneys. ...
Comparison of pain characteristics in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic sclerosis with particular reference to the neuropathic pain component: cross-sectional study
Objective: The aim of the study was to compare characteristics of pain in terms of neuropathic pain (NeP) and to assess the association between the neuropathic component and quality of life (QoL) in patients with systemic ...