Nevzat Dabak

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This study describes the clinical features, radiological appearance, and treatment of 11 new cases of osseous lipoma and reviews 301 other cases in the literature. Osseous lipomas are classified by the site of origin: either within bone (intraosseous lipoma) or on the surface of bone (juxtacortical). Intraosseous lipomas include intramedullary and(More)
Melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy (MNTI) is a rare neoplasm that often occurs during the first year of life. More than 90% of MNTIs occur in the head and neck region, with most on the anterior part of the maxillary ridge. MNTI has also been reported in the mediastinum, thigh, foot, shoulder, and gonads. Here the authors report a rare case of MNTI(More)
Osseous hydatid disease is a rare but serious condition. Treatment is difficult because of the progressive course of the bone involvement and generally admitted algorithm about osseous hydatid disease. We report a six-year follow-up of a case with involvement of the left femur, treated with an unconnected surgical method and albendazole. In this patient a 1(More)
OBJECTIVES We retrospectively evaluated patients with intraosseous lipoma. METHODS The study included eight patients (5 males, 3 females; mean age 39 years; range 23 to 60 years) who were treated between 1997 and 2005 for intraosseous lipoma. Localizations of the lipomas were the calcaneus in six patients, proximal humerus in one patient, and proximal(More)
OBJECTIVES We investigated risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE), prophylaxis measures employed, and incidence of symptomatic deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients undergoing major orthopaedic surgery (MOS). METHODS An open, multicenter, prospective, observational study was conducted in 21 medical centers, comprising(More)
1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey 2 Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics Surgery, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey 3 Department of Pathology, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey 4 Department of Radiology, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey 5 Kurupelit Kampus, Tip Fakultesi, Nukleer Tip ABD,(More)
We reviewed 39 patients with 52 congenitally dislocated hips, all managed by open reduction and Salter's innominate osteotomy. Mean follow-up period was 13 years (range, 8 to 25 years); 78.9% of the hips had a good or excellent clinical result, and 71.1% were good or excellent radiologically. The patients who underwent Salter's innominate osteotomy before(More)
A glomus tumour is a rare tumour of the hand, which presents with a classic triad of symptoms of temperature sensitivity, pain, and localised tenderness. We report a series of 14 patients with glomus tumours in the subungual region. There were four men and 10 women, whose mean age was 46 years (range 28-65). All patients complained of pain and localised(More)
Intramuscular myxoma (IMM) is a rare benign soft tissue tumor. The incidence varies between 0.10 and 0.13 per 100,000 (1). The majority of lesions present in fourth to sixth decade of the life and there is a slight female predominance (2). Clinically, tumor presents as a painless, palpable mass and its symptoms are dependent on size and site of the mass(More)