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Oscillating left atrial appendage in a massive pericardial effusion due to severe paravalvular leakage after mitral valve replacement
(Taylor and Francis Ltd., 2017)
A 36-year-old female patient was referred to our hospital with a transient ischaemic attack (TIA) that had occurred three days before and with progressive dyspnoea for about one week.
A rare cause of dysphagia and weight loss in a nonagenarian with hypertension: Dysphagia aortica
(Blackwell Publishing Inc., 2015)
To the Editor: Dysphagia is a subjective awareness of difficulty in swallowing caused by impaired progression of food from the oropharynx to the stomach. An unusual mechanical cause of dysphagia occurs from extrinsic ...
Association of prediabetes with higher coronary atherosclerotic burden among patients with first diagnosed acute coronary syndrome
(SAGE Publications Inc., 2019)
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is associated with more extensive coronary atherosclerosis and more vulnerable plaque phenotypes. However, DM should not be considered a homogeneous and purely binary entity in terms of risk assessment. ...
Investigation of mindin levels in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy and QRS fragmentation on electrocardiography
(Taylor and Francis Ltd., 2018)
Purpose: Mindin was associated with diabetic nephropathy, podocyte injury, colitis, allergic asthma, liver ischaemia and reperpusion injury and ischaemic brain injury. On the other hand, it was reported as a protective ...
Status of the epicardial coronary arteries in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome in patients with mechanical prosthetic heart valves (from the TROIA-ACS Trial)
(Elsevier Inc., 2018)
Coronary thromboembolism (CE) is a rare cause of prosthetic valve derived complications. This study investigates the diagnosis and treatment strategies for non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTEACS) in patients ...
Synthesis and characterization of silicon carbide powders converted from metakaolin-based geopolymer
(Blackwell Publishing Inc., 2016)
Silicon carbide (SiC) ceramic powders were synthesized by carbothermal reduction in specific geopolymers containing carbon nanopowders. Geopolymers containing carbon and having a composition M2O·Al2O3·4.5SiO2·12H2O+18C, ...
Teos and Kyrbissos
(Mersin University, 2013)
An inscription recording the sympolitea between Teos and Kyrbissos was found in 1976 at the cemetery of Ulamış village at Seferihisar. The inscription was published by Jeanne and Louise Robert in the same year. Dated to ...
Investigation of carrier transport mechanisms in the Cu-Zn-Se based hetero-structure grown by sputtering technique
(Canadian Science Publishing, 2018)
In this paper, we present results of the electrical characterization of n-Si/p-Cu-Zn-Se hetero-structure. Sputtered film was found in Se-rich behavior with tetragonal polycrystalline nature along with (112) preferred ...
Anti-Müllerian hormone exhibits a great variation in infertile women with different ovarian reserve patterns
(Blackwell Publishing, 2017)
Background: Several conflicting studies with results on the biological variability of serum anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) levels have been reported. Most of the studies have not focused on whether the level of AMH fluctuations ...
Turning the tables of sex distinction in craniofacial identification: Why females possess thicker facial soft tissues than males, not vice versa
(Wiley-Liss Inc., 2016)
Males are universally reported to possess larger facial soft-tissue thickness (FSTT) than females, however, this observation oversimplifies the raw data yielding an underpowered assessment of FSTT sex-patterning where: ...