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  • Kaymakcı A, S Fettahoğlu, +4 authors Okur H
  • 2013
Presentation of a child with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type-IV with acute abdomen: a case report. ABSTRACT Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is an inherited heterogeneous group of connective tissue disorders. We report a patient with EDS of unknown subtype admitted to emergency room with acute abdominal findings. Further investigation revealed that she had had a(More)
AIM The superficial temporal artery is one of the main terminal branches of the external carotid artery. This artery ascends through the lateral-posterior margin of the zygomatic arch to reach the temporal region of the scalp. The superficial temporal artery divides its frontal and parietal branches around the zygomatic arch. MATERIAL AND METHODS This(More)
AIM Ethanol causes oxidative degradation of the mitochondrial genome in the brain. This effect could contribute to the development of brain injury in some alcoholic patients. We investigated the protective effect of caffeic acid phenyl esther (CAPE) and intralipid (IL) on oxidative stress and neurotoxicity induced by ethanol intake. MATERIAL AND METHODS(More)
AIM Spongostan™ is a sterile, water-insoluble, porcine gelatin absorbable sponge, which is widely used as a hemostatic material. The aim of this study is to test the anti-fibrotic capacity of Spongostan™, using a craniotomy model in an experimental rabbit model. MATERIAL AND METHODS Eighteen rabbits were divided into two groups: Each group consisted of 9(More)
AIM Surgical approaches to the pituitary have undergone numerous refinements over the last 100 years. The fully endoscopic transsphenoidal approach has gained widespread use all around the world. We report the results of a consecutive series of patients who underwent pituitary surgery using a pure endoscopic endonasal approach and the results of the(More)
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