International Journal of

Surgery Research and PracticeISSN: 2378-3397

Early Online

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410094

Assessment of Breast Cancer Incidence in Patients with Mastalgia and Routine Screening

Altıntas Yasemin and Bayrak Mehmet

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: January 31, 2019

A total of 1884 women were included in the research. Following exclusion criteria: The 'mastalgia group' comprised 646 patients who had a mean age of 43.4 and the control group 647 patients who had a mean age of 44.2. There was no statistically significant difference in age between control with breast pain groups. Mammography was performed in 45.9% of the control group and 39.1% of the mastalgia group, and US was performed in 90.7% of patients with the control group and 93.1% in the mastalgia gr...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3397/1410093

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor: Diagnosis and Management

Yasemin Altıntas and Mehmet Bayrak

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: January 18, 2019

To investigate the frequency, management, and consequences of gastrointestinal stromal tumors in thirty patients treated and followed up at a single site. All gastrointestinal stromal tumor patients admitted to our institution from 2008 to 2018 were retrospectively reviewed. Demographics, clinical findings, and tumor features, pathological, radiological, and immunohistochemical observations, surgical technique, recurrence, and mortality were documented. Thirty patients were selected for this stu...

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