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Ectopic breast tissue has the ability to undergo all the pathological changes of the normal breast, including breast cancer. Gastrointestinal metastasis of breast cancer is rarely observed and it is very difficult to differentiate gastric metastases from primary gastric cancer. We present a case of 52-year-old female, who suffered from abdominal pain.(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS Gallbladder cancer is a rare neoplasm. We report our experience with gallbladder cancer that was incidentally diagnosed during or after laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed for gallstone disease. MATERIAL AND METHODS This study included all laparoscopic cholecystectomies due to gallstone disease undertaken from May 1999 to June 2010.(More)
BACKGROUND Throughout the world, there is a shortage of suitable organs for organ transplantation. The aim of this study was to assess the level of knowledge, awareness, and attitudes of medical, law, divinity, nursing, and communication students, who will be involved in this issue in the future, regarding brain death and organ donation. METHODS Data were(More)
BACKGROUD Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United States and leads to an estimated 227,000 deaths per year worldwide. Palliative and curative treatments are used for pancreatic cancer by laparoscopic or open techniques. The role of laparoscopy in pancreatic cancer is evaluated in this study. MATERIAL AND METHODS(More)
BACKGROUND Renal transplantation is the best choice for the treatment of dialysis patients with end-stage renal failure because it provides better quality of life and more life time. However, despite successful surgical techniques, immunological issues in kidney transplantation are not completely resolved. Thus, after transplantation, patients must be(More)
Renal transplantation is the best option in the treatment of end-stage renal disease However these patients are under the risk of developing malignancies particularly due to effects of immune supression. These malignancies tend to be more agressive compared to the general population. Here, we present a case of urothelial carcinoma develoing in the ureter of(More)
OBJECTIVE Mastalgia is often ignored by physicians although it is the most common breast-related complaint among women. The effectiveness of exercise therapy for mastalgia is unclear. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of exercise on mastalgia. METHODS A randomized controlled trial was conducted with twenty women with complaints of(More)
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