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Evaluation of the Relationship Between Thyroid Functions and Dry Eye Symptoms in Patients with Hashimoto Thyroiditis
Purpose: Dry eye is the most common symptom of thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy in Hashimoto thyroiditis. Ocular surface inflammation, tear hyperosmolarity and overproduction of inflammatory cytokines are responsible for ...
Evaluation of Prostatic Artery Embolization Efficiency in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Patients with High Comorbidity
Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate efficacy outcomes following prostate artery embolization (PAE) for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) patients with high comorbidity. Materials and ...
Distribution and number of Cajal-like cells in testis tissue with azoospermia
We investigated the number and distribution of Cajal-like cells in patients with azoospermia. A total of 99 patients with non-obstructive azoospermia were divided into subgroups [19 patientsin hypospermatogenesis group ...
Expression of maspin in testis tumors with germ cells and its relation with angiogenesis factors
Background/aim: We aimed to evaluate the importance of maspin expression in testicular tumors with germ cells, its effect on prognosis, and the relation with angiogenesis factors. Materials and methods: The paraffin ...
Comparison of Cajal-like cells in pelvis and proximal ureter of kidney with and without hydronephrosis
Objectives: To evaluate effects of Cajal-like cells on human renal pelvis and proximal ureter on peristalsis. Materials and Methods: 63 patients submitted to nephrectomy due to atrophic non- functional kidney associated ...
Relationship between Thyroid Volume and Baseline Vitamin D Levels in New-Onset Graves Disease
Objective: Serum vitamin D is shown to be decreased and associated with higher thyroid volumes in Graves disease (GD). We aimed to investigate the relationship between thyroid volume and baseline serum vitamin D status in ...