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In-situ cranioplasty after microvascular decompression: A technical note
Cranioplasty is not only performed for cosmetic reasons but also for physiological requirements to balance the cerebral hemodynamics and to protect the brain from external traumas. Methyl methacrylate is one of the most ...
Neurovascular compression of the left rostral ventrolateral medulla: clinic findings and surgical result
Neurovascular compression syndromes of the rostral ventrolateral (RVL) medulla occur rarely. These syndromes reveal different clinical symptoms such as trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm, and glossopharyngeal neuralgia. ...
Quantative computerized tomography assessment of lung density as a predictor of postoperative pulmonary morbidity in patients with lung cancer
Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the pulmonary reserve of the patients via preoperativequantitative computerized tomography (CT) and to determine if these preoperative quantitativemeasurements could predict ...
Extraordinary presentation of elastofibroma dorsi after a thoracotomy procedure
Elastofibroma dorsi is a reactive pseudotumor of connective tissue, typically located in the infrascapular region. Awareness of this benign entity is crucial for radiologists, as well as clinicians, to avoid misdiagnosis ...
The importance of costoclavicular space on possible compression of the subclavian artery in the thoracic outlet region: a radio-anatomical study
OBJECTIVES: The purposes of this study were to identify possible compression points along the transit route of the subclavian artery and to provide a detailed anatomical analysis of areas that are involved in the surgical ...
Patient doses from CT examinations in Turkey
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Should the cut-off value of D-dimer be elevated to exclude pulmonary embolism in acute exacerbation of COPD?
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the D-dimer levels in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbation with and without pulmonary embolism (PE) and to attempt to define a new cut-off ...
Incidence of pulmonary embolism during COPD exacerbation
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Multi-regional Adaptive Image Compression (AIC) for hip fractures in pelvis radiography
High resolution digital medical images are stored in DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine) format that requires high storage space in database. Therefore reducing the image size while maintaining diagnostic ...
Twinkling artifact on color Doppler ultrasound: an advantage or a pitfall?
The twinkling artifact (TA) or color comet-tail artifact is characterized by a rapidly changing mixture of red and blue color Doppler signals. Even though many diseases and clinical conditions have been shown to ...