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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 ...
Spontaneous intramural jejunal hematoma: Two cases
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Do C-reactive protein level, white blood cell count, and pain location guide the selection of patients for computed tomography imaging in non-traumatic acute abdomen?
The value of abdominal computed tomography in non-traumatic abdominal pain has been well established. On the other hand, to manage computed tomography, appropriateness has become more of an issue as a result of the ...
Role of inflammatory markers in decreasing negative appendectomy rate: A study based on computed tomography findings
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to investigate the role of inflammatory markers in decreasing negative appendectomy rate (NAR) based on their relation with findings of acute appendicitis (AA) on computed tomography (CT). METHODS: ...
Correlation between physical measurements and observer evaluations of image quality in digital chest radiography
Purpose: The aim of this paper was to investigate the relationship between the physical and subjec-tive (observer) image quality metrics in digital chest radiography.Methods: Five digital radiography systems, four with ...
The advantage of retrieval PEG tubes in patients with buried bumper syndrome - A case report
The aging population has resulted in an increasing need for long-term enteral nutrition of patients with a wide range of disabling conditions. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is one of the applicable methods for ...
Average glandular doses and national diagnostic reference levels in mammography examinations in Turkey
(Oxford University Press, 2020)
In order to establish national diagnostic reference levels for mammography examinations, entrance skin air kerma, entrance skin dose and average glandular doses (AGDs) were calculated for a total of 25 624 cranio-caudal ...
Use of an individual mandibular advancement device for an obstructive sleep apnoea patient with facial paralysis: a short-term follow-up case report
This case report aimed to describe the fabrication procedure and treatment efficacy of an individual, one-piece, non-adjustable mandibular advancement device (MAD) for a moderate obstructive sleep apnoea patient with facial ...
A rare cause of acute abdominal pain in adolescence: hydrosalpinx leading to isolated torsion of fallopian tube
(W B Saunders Co-Elsevier Inc, 2012)
Torsion of the fallopian tube accompanying hydrosalpinx is a rare occurrence in the pediatric population. This report describes a 13 year old sexually inactive girl with isolated tubal torsion due to hydrosalpinx. The girl ...
Plasma glycated albumin levels clearly detect hearing loss and atherosclerosis in patients with impaired fasting glucose
Objective: To describe the relationship between atherosclerosis and hearing thresholds in prediabetic patients with impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and to determine the efficacy of glycated albumin in predicting carotid ...