"Factors Associated with Mediastinal Lymph Node Positivity in Proximal Gastric Tumor Patients Undergoing Curative Surgery"

Cem Kaan Parsak; U?ur Topal; Merih Altiok; Emir Capkinoglu; Cagla Bali; Orcun Yalav; Ahmet Rencuzogullari; Gurhan Sakman

Volume 25, Issue 11 , 2023

  Background: Gastric cancer is the fifth most common cancer worldwide.Objectives: This study investigated the risk factors associated with mediastinal lymph node metastases due to proximal gastric cancer.Methods: The study included patients with curative surgical resection and transcural lymphadenectomy ...  Read More

Clinicopathological Properties of Mesenchymal Tumors of the Stomach and Surgical Treatment Outcomes

U?ur Topal

Volume 25, Issue 6 , 2023

  Background: Mesenchymal tumors are part of a heterogeneous group of neoplasms. Objectives: The present study investigated the clinicopathological properties and surgical outcomes of patients with gastric mesenchymal tumors who underwent surgical treatment. Methods: This study included all cases who underwent ...  Read More

Closure of the Appendiceal Stump in Laparoscopic Appendectomy: A Comparison of Approaches to Complicated Appendicitis

Huseyin Kilavuz; Murat Demir; Ugur Topal

Volume 24, Issue 3 , 2022

  Background: Various techniques can be used for the closure of the appendiceal stump in laparoscopic appendectomy, although no consensus exists on the optimum approach. Objectives: The present study was conducted to compare three different stump closure techniques in cases of complicated appendicitis. Methods: ...  Read More

Evaluation of The Factors Related To Strangulation and Mortality in Incarcerated Abdominal Wall Hernias

Fatih Dal; U?ur Topal; Erdogan Mutevelli Sozuer; Muhammet Akyuz; Tutkun Talih; Hizir Yakup Akyildiz

Volume 24, Issue 2 , 2022

  Objective: In this five-year study, we aimed at investigating the factors related to strangulation and mortality in patients who underwent urgent surgery to treat incarcerated abdominal wall hernias.Methods: Patients presenting to the emergency department with an incarcerated abdominal wall hernia (incisional, ...  Read More

Comparison of Rarely Observed Tumors of the Colorectal Region Clinicopathologically

Muhammet Akyuz; Ugur Topal; Mahmut Kulturo?lu; Erdogan Sozuer; Fatih Dal; Tutkun Talih; Kemal Deniz; Hizir Akyildiz

Volume 23, Issue 11 , 2021

  Background: A majority of colorectal neoplasms are adenocarcinomas; however, there is a small percentage of tumors from other histological cell lines. Methods: A total of 1100 patients were applied for surgical treatment due to colorectal cancer at a general surgical clinic between 2010 and 2020. The ...  Read More

Retrospective Analysis of Complications and Causes of Mortality in Patients Undergoing Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer

Mevlut Harun A?ca; U?ur Topal; Cem Kaan Parsak; ismail Cem Eray; Mehmet Onur Gul; ?shak Ayd?n

Volume 23, Issue 10 , 2021

  Background: Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer and the sixth most common cause of death from cancer. Esophagectomy is still the essential treatment for esophageal cancer despite its high morbidity rate. The prediction of complications that are likely to appear after surgery can be the ...  Read More