Süleyman Cansun Demir

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the relationship between some thrombophilic parameters and pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH). METHODS The study took place at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Perinatology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Cukurova University, Turkey, between January 2002 and December 2002. We evaluated 202 patients. Patients were divided(More)
OBJECTIVE In this study, we aimed to evaluate the cases in which intra-abdominal intrauterine devices (IUDs) were removed by laparoscopy. METHODS A retrospective study, from 1994 to 2000 was carried out with eight patients who underwent laparoscopy for the removal of an IUD. The patients admitted to our clinic with 'lost IUD' were examined by pelvic(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate patients with vaginal lesions in gestational trophoblastic disease and determine prognostic and therapeutic implications applicable to management. METHODS Twelve patients among 75 cases of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia were analyzed retrospectively between 1990 and 1997. Vaginal metastases were documented by physical examination(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE We documented such menstrual disorders as dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB): dangerous health problem during adolescence. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS We gave a questionnaire containing 29 questions about menstruation to 3000 secondary school students in Adana, Turkey. RESULTS The mean age of the students was 15.8 years; their(More)
Nitric oxide (NO) contributes to vasodilatation that is observed during normal pregnancy. Hyperhomocysteinaemia (HHcy) is a vascular risk factor associated with placental microvascular diseases and pre-eclampsia. Asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), an endogenous inhibitor of endothelial nitric oxide synthase (NOS) has been linked to endothelial dysfunction.(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the prognostic factors affecting morbidity and mortality in severe preeclampsia, eclampsia and hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count (HELLP) syndrome cases. METHODS We retrospectively evaluated, 2245 cases who delivered in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Cukurova University,(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE We documented adolescent pregnancies that were thought to be at high risk for increased obstetric complications. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS This study covered 442 pregnant women who were under 19 years of age and who delivered in Cukurova University, School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology between January 1, 1993 and(More)
Ann Saudi Med 2006;26(4):333 A 20-year-old woman, primigravida, with a last menstrual period 8 weeks ago, presented with lower abdominal pain for two days and vaginal bleeding for one day. The gynecological examination found vaginal bleeding, no enlargement in uterine size, and a painful mass 4 centimeters in diameter in the right adnexal region. The serum(More)
BACKGROUND Endometriosis is the presence of endometrial tissue outside the uterus. Abdominal wall endometriosis is a very rare location of this pathology. We aimed to report a series of five cases of abdominal wall endometriosis following cesarean section at our clinic. CASE REPORT All of our cases had had previous cesareans section and complained of pain(More)
A case of intravenous leiomyomatosis with extension into the right ventricle is described. A tumor in the inferior vena cava was detected three years after a subtotal hysterectomy had been performed for a myomatous uterus but was misdiagnosed as a thrombus. The tumor enlarged and intruded into the right ventricle for which she underwent surgery. The correct(More)