Bülent Aytaç

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Adult intussusception occurs infrequently and differs from the childhood condition in its presentation, cause, and treatment. Nonspecific symptoms can delay diagnosis; most cases are diagnosed at emergency laparotomy. Increased use of computed tomographic scanning to evaluate patients with abdominal pain can enhance reliable preoperative diagnosis.(More)
BACKGROUND Railway related accidents and incidents account for 150-200 deaths per 100 million passengers annually in Turkey. The aim of this study was to evaluate the epidemiological aspects of these casualties. METHODS The data about railway related casualties between January 1997 and December 2003 were retrospectively analyzed in Turkey. RESULTS(More)
BACKGROUND In the present study, it is intended to outline the diagnostic tests and their influences on decisions of the surgeon about patients presented with blunt abdominal trauma. METHODS One hundred forty-four patients (98 males, 46 females; mean age 36; range 17 to 84 years) admitted to Gazi University School of Medicine due to blunt abdominal trauma(More)
Objective: We investigated the effect of clam ileocystoplasty inpatients with nocturnal enuresis with urodynamically proven detrusor instability which was recalcitrant to conservative therapy. Material and methods: Twelve patients (10 males, 2 females) with ages ranging between 22 and 44 years (mean 32) underwent clam ileocystoplasty. In addition to(More)
BACKGROUND/AIM Venous stasis during pneumoperitoneum in laparoscopic surgery is closely related to fibrin synthesis and deposition. The etiologic factors underlying fibrinolysis or hypercoagulability are not clearly defined. This study aimed to determine the effects of pneumoperitoneum time and pressure on coagulation cascade and the fibrinolytic pathway.(More)
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