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Morgagni hernia is a rare congenital disorder, which is usually asymptomatic, but may cause respiratory or gastrointestinal symptoms. We reviewed the clinical findings of three patients with a Morgagni hernia, diagnosed and treated in our department between 1997 and 2000. The Morgagni hernia caused various symptoms in all three patients and surgery was(More)
BACKGROUND While tuberculosis of the breast is an extremely uncommon entity seen in western populations, it accounts for up to 3% of all treatable breast lesions in developing countries. CASE PRESENTATIONS We reviewed three female cases of mammary tuberculosis that were diagnosed and treated in Turkey during the same calendar year. All three patients(More)
Hydatid disease (HD) is a unique parasitic disease that primarily affects the liver and is endemic in many parts of the world. There are four types of hydatid cysts (HCs) with various levels of organ involvement. All four HC types can be seen in the liver, with the right lobe being the most common site of involvement. There are many potential intrahepatic(More)
The aim of this study is to demonstrate the spectrum of radiologic findings of hyperimmunoglobulin E (hyper- IgE) syndrome that is relatively rare in adults. We describe the imaging findings of this rare disease in five patients. The study group consisted of 4 men and 1 woman. The final diagnosis was made according to laboratory findings in all cases. We(More)
Corresponding author: Dilcan Kotan Department of Neurology Medical Faculty Sakarya University 25050 Sakarya, Turkey Phone: 4882143030 E-mail: dilcankotan@ yahoo.com 1 Department of Neurology, Sakarya University Training and Research Hospital, Sakarya, Turkey 2 Department of Neurology, Medical Faculty, Sakarya University, Sakarya, Turkey 3Department of(More)
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