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Coincidental diagnosis of an orbital encephalocele-beyond an eyelid myokymia
A 38-years-old woman presented to our hospital for routine eye examination. She had no complaints but it was learnt that she has been followed up with the diagnosis of a left upper eyelid myokymia for more than 10 years ...
Mean platelet volume to platelet ratio may not be reliable to determine the severity of fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C
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Voices of adolescent incest victims: a qualitative study on feelings about trauma and expectations of recovery
Background: Incest, is a serious social problem facing society and children/adolescents themselves. The purpose of this study is to explore the ways adolescents talk about and give meaning to their experiences of incest ...
Elevated serum calprotectin as an inflammatory marker in obstructive sleep apnea
OBJECTIVE To investigate the serum calprotectin (SCal) levels and neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR) values in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). METHODS Sixty-seven OSA patients and 46 healthy volunteers without ...
Effects of single-task versus dual-task training on balance performance in elderly patients with knee osteoarthritis
Objectives: This study aims to compare the effects of single-task and dual-task training on balance performance in elderly patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA). Patients and methods: Fifty elderly osteoarthritic ...
Abnormal foot angles has an association with ingrown toenail
Background: Onychocryptosis, frequently termed ‘‘ingrown toenail’’ is a common foot problem in routine dermatology and orthopaedic clinical practice which leads to pain and disability. Although the aetiology of ingrown ...
Higher incidence of metabolic syndrome components in vitiligo patients: a prospective cross-sectional study
Background/objectives: To investigate the association between vitiligo and metabolic syndrome. Methods: A prospective cross-sectional study was conducted between 2014 and 2016. Study (n=155) and control groups (n=155) ...
Singlet oxygen formation during accelerated and hyperaccelerated corneal cross-linking: in vitro study
BACKGROUND: To evaluate the singlet oxygen (1 O2) production of oxygen assisted %0.1 riboflavin and ultraviolet-A (UVA) crosslinking therapy (with and without oxygen assistance), in combination with standard, accelerated ...
Uncertainties in the relationship between high mean platelet volume and acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery
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The effect of serum electrolyte disturbances and uric acid level on the mortality of patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Objectives: The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of electrolyte and uric acid disturbances and their effects on mortality in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...