Hakan Erenel

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To compare diagnostic accuracy and adequacy of pipelle endometrial biopsy with dilatation and curettage. From October 2007 to November 2009, 673 patients were evaluated with pipelle endometrium biopsy, D&C and hysterectomy in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty. 478 patients underwent pipelle and D&C,(More)
The aim of this review is to summarize the cases of parasitic myomas after laparoscopic surgery. A literature search was performed using the PubMed database for the period of January 1997 to December 2014. We used the following keywords: "laparoscopic hysterectomy," "laparoscopic myomectomy," "morcellation," "parasitic fibroids," "parasitic myomas," and(More)
PURPOSE To study the diagnostic accuracies of serum human epididymis protein 4 (HE-4) levels, virtual organ computer-aided analysis (VOCAL) parameters and endometrial volume in endometrial cancer cases. MATERIALS AND METHODS One hundred and seven patients (37 with endometrial cancer and 70 with benign endometrial pathology) were included in this study.(More)
We aimed to compare the clinical characteristics and pregnancy outcomes in women who are Syrian refugees and Turkish women who are non-refugees at a maternity center in Istanbul, Turkey. A total of 600 singleton pregnancies who delivered at Sisli Hamidiye Etfal Training and Research Hospital were included in the study. Demographic data, obstetrical history,(More)
The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence of associated structural anomalies and the outcome of fetuses with ventriculomegaly. We retrospectively collected 102 cases of antenatally diagnosed ventriculomegaly examined between 2000 and 2008. Ventricular width measurements were 10-12 mm, 12.1-14.9 mm and ≥ 15 mm in 24.5%, 20.6% and 54.9% of the(More)
The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk factors for recurrence of borderline ovarian tumours. This study investigated 127 women who were finally diagnosed with borderline epithelial ovarian tumours. Most of them were diagnosed in stage I (83.4%). With a median follow-up of 81.8 months (range: 14-205), the median time to recurrence was 22.4 months(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the surgical outcomes of abdominal radical trachelectomy(ART) and the efficacy of transrectal ultrasonography in determining the upper end of cervical incision during this operation. MATERIALS AND METHODS ART was performed in five patients with early-stage cervical cancer in the present clinic. In the first three patients, uterine(More)
OBJECTIVES Our aim was to determine the predictive values of serum levels of several growth factors in ovarian cancer, including soluble c-erbB-2 oncoprotein, insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). BACKGROUND Previous studies have shown that growth factors play an important role in carcinogenesis. METHODS Two(More)
The objective of this study was to assess the iodine status of pregnant women in a metropolitan city which was stated as iodine sufficient area after salt iodination program. This multicenter, cross-sectional study was carried out on 3543 pregnant women. Age, gestational weeks, smoking, consumption of iodized salt, dietary salt restriction, history of(More)
Objective: Ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) deficiency is the most common urea cycle disorder. In our case, we discussed the follow up and the management of the OTC deficiency patient, diagnosed during pregnancy. Case: 32-year-old patient, OTC deficiency was diagnosed during pregnancy which was resulted with missed abortion. In the next pregnancy, the(More)