Original Article September 2014 ECAM

Management of carotid body tumors: a report of first 8 cases

Aim: Carotid body tumors (CBT) are rare vascular neoplasms arising from the paraganglia. CBT resection is still a surgical challenge and is associated with neurologic and vascular complications. In our study, we would like to report our first experiences in the surgical management of CBTs and compare our results with the literature. Material and Method: 7 patients were identified with…

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  • Recieved 13.09.2014
  • Accepted 17.09.2014
  • Published Online 17.09.2014
  • Printed 01.04.2014
  • DOI 10.4328/AEMED.35
  • Author Kemal Korkmaz, Hikmet Gedik, Ali Baran Budak, Serhat Bahadir Genc, Kerim Cagli
  • Identifier J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 21-5
  • Index Page 21-25
  • How to Cite Kemal Korkmaz, Hikmet Gedik, Ali Baran Budak, Serhat Bahadir Genc, Kerim Cagli . Management of carotid body tumors: a report of first 8 cases. J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 21-5
  • Running Title Management of carotid body tumors
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Use of topical sucralfate in the management of postoperative pain after tonsillectomy

Aim: The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of sucralfate in terms of pain after tonsillectomy, return to normal diet time and return to regular daily activities time. Material and Method: Sixty patients who had undergone cold knife tonsillectomy over 8 years old were randomly divided into two groups, the sucralfate(SUC) group(n=30) and control group(n=30). Patients were…

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  • Recieved 29.08.2014
  • Accepted 17.09.2014
  • Published Online 27.09.2014
  • Printed 01.09.2014
  • DOI 10.4328/AEMED.33
  • Author Gul Soylu Ozler, Cengiz Arli, Ertap Akoglu
  • Identifier J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 17-20
  • Index Page 17-20
  • How to Cite Gul Soylu Ozler, Cengiz Arli, Ertap Akoglu . Use of topical sucralfate in the management of postoperative pain after tonsillectomy. J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 17-20
  • Running Title Topical Sucralfate and Postoperative Pain After Tonsillectomy
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