Serkan Teksöz

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to evaluate the value of Tc-99m pertechnetate planar, dual-phase MIBI and MIBI-SPECT images in the determination and localization of parathyroid lesions. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this study, 38 patients who underwent operation for primary hyperparathyroidism were included. Tc-99m pertechnetate planar-pinhole(More)
A 35-year-old male patient with generalized body pain had multiple hyperactive lesions on bone scan, suggestive of metastatic disease. FDG PET/CT scan performed 2 weeks later showed multiple hypermetabolic lesions on skeletal system; also a hypermetabolic and hypodense lesion was present adjacent to the left thyroid lobe, suggestive of primary parathyroid(More)
Laryngeal nerve injuries are one the most critical complications during thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Iatrogenic damages to the recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) are relevant in terms of clinical implications, economic costs, and for malpractice litigation. In order to minimize potential neural damages, a standardized surgical technique is mandatory.(More)
Address for Correspondence / Yazışma Adresi: Dr. Serkan Teksöz, Department of General Surgery, Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, İstanbul University, İstanbul, Turkey Phone: +90 212 414 30 00/23002 E-mail: doi:10.5152/tpd.2012.31 Taurolidine use as a Scolicidal Agent: We Need Different Methodologies Taurolidinin Skolisidal Ajan Olarak(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS Reactive oxygen species have a known potent role in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis. Iloprost, a pharmaceutical, is a chemically stable derivative of a naturally- occurring human prostacyclin. Several studies have demonstrated protective effects of iloprost via its antioxidant and its anti-inflammatory activity. The aim of this study(More)
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