Murat Taskin

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bcl-2 protein is expressed in normal endometrium and seems to be under hormonal control. Its role in endometrial carcinoma (EC) is largely unknown. EC can serve as a good model to investigate the role of bcl-2 in hormone-dependent neoplasia, because EC shows a spectrum of hormonally induced changes in which bcl-2 might have a potential role. p53, a tumor(More)
A 58-year-old postmenopausal woman with primary ovarian serous carcinoma presented with the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis (SIAD). Preoperative workup showed serum sodium level of 110 mEq/liter and antidiuretic hormone level of 3.3 pg/ml. The serum and urine osmolarity were 239 and 371, respectively. Antidiuretic hormone was demonstrated in tumor(More)
Histopathologic changes ranging from simple cystic hyperplasia to carcinoma in situ may be observed in adenomyotic foci in patients with endometrial carcinoma. These changes can be an area of concern and physicians should be aware of their clinicopathologic significance. We studied a total of 94 patients, including endometrial carcinoma with (28 patients)(More)
Beneficial effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) in cancer therapy is partly mediated via its antiangiogenic activity. The same is true for the antitumoral action of non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs. We have studied two liposoluble drugs, MPA and the analgesic ibuprofen, on glioma vascularizationin vivo. In this study we have shown that, until(More)
BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the United States and second leading cause of cancer death in women. Primary breast carcinoma frequently metastasizes to the pelvic organs. CASE A 63-year-old, post-menopausal woman with a history of breast carcinoma presented with post-menopausal vaginal bleeding. Diagnostic studies were(More)
AIM Prediction of chromosomal disorders causing to severe pathological conditions can provide big benefits in early diagnosis and treatment. Adding a predeterminable feature to the cancer risk is very important in enlightening of the mechanisms inducing the disease, in elongation of survival times of the patients due to early diagnosis of the disease and in(More)
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