Yasemin Tasci Yildiz

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The aim of our retrospective study was to assess and to compare the surgical complications of hysterectomy regarding the choice of procedure [abdominal (AH), vaginal (VH), and total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH)]. A total of 6,480 patient charts undergone hysterectomy were retrospectively analyzed. Data including transfusion, bladder, ureteral and bowel(More)
AIM To assess maternal and perinatal complications associated with mild gestational hyperglycemia (MGH). MATERIAL AND METHODS This retrospective study was conducted in the perinatology division of Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Hospital between January and June 2009. Four hundred and eighty one patients with MGH and 212 patients with pre-gestational diabetes(More)
A 4-day-old neonate presented with respiratory distress owing to chest wall deformity associated with metabolic bone disease. He was found to have congenital hyperparathyroidism and his mother was suffering from post-surgical hypoparathyroidism and vitamin D deficiency. The patient was given calcium lactate and maintenance doses of vitamin D. The(More)
Sir, We report the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of a 47-year-old woman who had intravenous leiomyomatosis (IVL) with cardiac extension. IVL of the uterus is a rare benign neoplasm that has a specific tendency to spread to pelvic veins and eventually into the inferior vena cava (IVC) [1±3]. In extreme cases, the tumor may extend to the heart.(More)
We investigated adiponectin levels in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and normal glucose tolerance (NGT) at 24-28 gestational weeks. Fasting serum adiponectin, glucose and glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) were determined in 88 pregnant women, 44 with GDM and 44 with NGT. Pre-pregnancy and current body mass indices (BMI), weight gain and pregnancy(More)
The neurologic manifestations and prognoses of a novel influenza A (H1N1) virus infection in previously healthy children were evaluated. Nose and throat swabs were retrieved from all patients who met the criteria of influenza-like illness. A real time reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction assay was used to confirm the novel influenza A (H1N1)(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the role of pelvic sonography (US) in the diagnosis and differentiation of various forms of precocious puberty in girls, and to explore reliable cutoff points of pelvic US measurements for differentiating between these conditions. METHODS Uterine length, uterine cross-sectional area, uterine volume, fundocervical ratio, and ovarian(More)
BACKGROUND To find out if transabdominal ultrasonography (US) may have a predictive role for detection of antral gastritis and Helicobacter pylori (HP) infection in the antrum of pediatric age group. METHODS A total of 91 (63.6%) patients and 52 (36.4%) controls were allocated into two groups as follows: Group 1 (n=91): patients with complaints and(More)