Browsing by Author "Etiz, Durmuş"
Authors:Öztürk, Ahmet Kutlu; Orhan, Bülent; Türken, Orhan; Etiz, Durmuş; Yaylacı, Mustafa; Üskent, Necdet
Publisher and Date:(2002)Amifostine, a phosphorylated thiol-amine, is known as a cytoprotective agent especially for cisplatin containing chemotherapies. Apart from the cytoprotective role, Amifostine could also be used in the treatment of hematologic malignancies such as myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML), as a treatment option or for potentiating the effects of cytotoxic agents. We tried to use Amifostine in a patient with AML, which did not respond to conventional cytotoxic chemotherapy ...
Authors:Turken, Orhan; Etiz, Durmuş; Orhan, Bulent; Cermik, Hakan; Yaylacı, Mustafa; Öztürk, Ahmet; Uskent, Necdet
Publisher and Date:(Elsevier Science London, 2002)Typical sites of squamous cell carcinoma of lung metastases include liver brain bones pulmonary and adrenal glands. In advanced dissemination it can rarely involve the skeletal muscle. The patient in this case report was a 46-year-old man with no significant medical history. He was admitted to hospital because of a large swelling on his left thigh. Investigations resulted in a diagnosis of primary squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. Biopsy of the left great adductor muscle produced similar pathology ...