Alaaddin Celik

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Foreign body ingestion is a common clinical situation that is primarily diagnosed by emergency clinicians. Most foreign bodies can be evacuated without difficulty. Although rare, magnets that reach the lower intestinal tract may cause complications such as intestinal fistula formation, perforation, volvulus or appendicitis. We report herein a two-year-old(More)
BACKGROUND We aimed to evaluate the microbiological and immunological effects of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) in a rat model of peritonitis. METHODS Twenty-four male Wistar albino rats were divided equally into three groups. Peritonitis and thereafter laparotomy and partial omentectomy were performed in all rats. The control group (C) had no further(More)
BACKGROUND This study aims to evaluate the outcomes of pulmonary metastasectomy resections in pediatric patients. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 43 children who were operated on in the Pediatric Surgery Clinic between January 1988 and 2014. Forty-three children (26 boys; 17 girls; mean age 10±4.24 years, range 6 months-18(More)
BACKGROUND Paediatric tracheobronchial tumours are very rare, and pneumonectomy and lobectomy procedures are rarely indicated due to their surgical difficulties and high sequelae. Bronchoplastic techniques preserving lung parenchyma allow the resection and reconstruction of the main bronchi and carina. CASE PRESENTATION Here, we present a 6-year-old boy(More)
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