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Preliminary experience with squid: a new liquid embolizing agent for AVM, AV fistulas and tumors.
AIM The aim of the present study was to analyze our experience with a new liquid embolic agent, Squid, for the treatment of cerebral vascular lesions. MATERIAL AND METHODS We present 28 patientsExpand
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Isolated pericardial hydatid cyst in an asymptomatic patient: a remark on its radiologic diagnosis.
Cardiac hydatid cyst disease is uncommon, representing approximately 0.2% to 2% of all cyst-related cases. Cardiac hydatid cysts are found mostly within the myocardium. Most cardiac hydatid cysts areExpand
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Effect of port-care frequency on venous port catheter-related complications in cancer patients
PurposeSubcutaneous central venous port catheters (SCVPC) are of great importance in the treatment of patients with malignancies since they provide secure vascular access. Our aim was to assess theExpand
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Vena Cava Filters are not Superior to Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis: A Study on Long-Term Immobilized Neurosurgical Patients.
AIM Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) are the most frequent surgical problems and associated with high morbidity and mortality. Neurosurgical patients constitute a unique groupExpand
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Silk Device for the Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms, Part 2: Factors Related to Clinical and Angiographic Outcome.
AIM To report patient and procedure-related factors affecting the angiographic and clinical outcome in patients treated with the Silk device. MATERIAL AND METHODS All patients with intracranialExpand
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Silk Device for the Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms. Part 1: Peri-Procedural Results, Technical Aspects and Learning Curve.
AIM We evaluated the procedural outcomes of intracranial aneurysm treatment with the Silk device and its relation with operator experience. We also detailed some technical points we learnedExpand
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Parathyroid cyst: diagnosis and treatment with fine needle aspiration
Abstract Parathyroidal cysts are one of the rare causes of the anterior neck masses. They are usually hard to diagnose preoperatively. In this article, we presented a parathyroid cyst case withExpand
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Operasyonda unutulmuş cerrahi spançlar (gossipiboma) nadirdir. Bunlar belirgin semptom vermeyen aseptik reaksiyona neden olabildikleri gibi, erken dönemde nonspesifik semptomlarla kendini gösterenExpand
Twelve month delay in emergency department presentation of a patient with a rectal foreign body
Dear Editor, A retained rectal foreign body might be encountered among men who have sex with men, children, psychiatric patients, the elderly and drug couriers. The presentation can be delayed, whichExpand