X-linked, COL4A5 hypomorphic Alport mutations such as G624D and P628L may only exhibit thin basement membrane nephropathy with microhematuria and late onset kidney failure

REVIEW ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):207-213

Pierides A, Voskarides K, Kkolou M, Hadjigavriel M, Deltas C
Department of Nephrology, Hippocrateon Hospital, Nicosia, Department of Biological Sciences and Molecular Medicine Research Center, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Department of Nephrology, Larnaca General Hospital, Larnaca, Cyprus

Significance of extracapillary proliferation in IgA-nephropathy patients with regard to clinical and histopathological variables

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):258-261

Rafieian-Kopaei M, Baradaran A, Nasri H
Medical Plants Research Center, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Department of Pathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Department of Nephrology, Division of Nephropathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran

Renal abscess with initial image presentation of renal cyst characteristics

LETTER

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):284

Liu PY, Chen WM, Shi ZY
Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, National Chung Hsing University, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan

Recovery process in patients followed-up due to acute kidney injury

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):239-242

Magden K, Yildirim I, Kutu ME, Ozdemir MC, Peynir S, Altas A, Yildiz G, Hur E
Department of Nephrology, Bulent Ecevit University Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine, Bulent Ecevit University Medical School, Clinic of Nephrology, Atatürk State Hospital, Zonguldak, Turkey

Radiation induced pneumonitis following whole breast radiotherapy treatment in early breast cancer patients treated with breast conserving surgery: a single institution study

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):233-238

Fragkandrea I, Kouloulias V, Mavridis P, Zettos A, Betsou S, Georgolopoulou P, Sotiropoulou A, Gouliamos A, Kouvaris I
The Neurooncology Department, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK, Radiotherapy Department, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece, Paediatric Department, Hippokrateion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece, Lung Unit, St Savvas Oncology Hospital Athens, Greece, Radiotherapy Physics Department, St Savvas Oncology Hospital, Athens, Greece, Academic Radiology Department, Aretaieion Hospital, Kapodistriakon University, Athens, Greece

Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenocarcinoma in a male patient: a rare case report

CASE REPORT

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):271-273

Feng JF, Liu H, Chen DB
Department of Oncological Surgery, Zhejiang Cancer Hospital, Hangzhou, Department of Clinical Medicine, Medical College of Xiamen University, Xiamen, China

Pre-treatment gelatinases’ serum levels and post-treatment changes in laryngeal cancer patients

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):220-227

Tsiropoulos G, Papadas T, Triantaphyllidou IE, Naxakis S, Markou K, Triaridis S, Vital I, Goumas P, Vynios DH
Otolaryngology Department, AHEPA Hospital, Medical Faculty, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Otolaryngology Department, University Hospital and School of Medical Sciences, University of Patras, Patras, Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Patras, Patras, Greece

Malignant triton tumor of the chest wall invading the lung. A case report and literature review

CASE REPORT

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):277-280

Kamperis E, Barbetakis N, Asteriou C, Kleontas A, Christoforidou V
Radiotherapy Department, Thoracic Surgery Department, Pathology Department, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

Investigation and management of childhood sleep apnoea

REVIEW ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):196-202

Urquhart DS
Department of Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Child Life and Health, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Intrathecal low-dose levobupivacaine and bupivacaine combined with fentanyl in a randomised controlled study for caesarean section: blockade characteristics, maternal and neonatal effects

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):262-267

Misirlioglu K, Sivrikaya GU, Hanci A, Yalcinkaya A
Department of Anaesthesiology, Private Medisu Hospital, Antalya, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Antalya Training and Research Hospital, Antalya, Department of 2nd Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Evaluation of non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease: An underestimated necessity

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):214-219

Bostantjopoulou S, Katsarou Z, Karakasis C,Peitsidou E, Milioni D, Rossopoulos N
Department of Neurology, University of Thessaloniki, G. Papanikolaou Hospital, Department of Neurology, Hippokration Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

Effects of hormonotherapy administered after concurrent radiotherapy and Trastuzumab on pulmonary fibrosis

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):228-232

Benderli Cihan Y, Deniz K, Mutlu H, Kaplan B
Radiation Oncology Department of Kayseri Education and Research Hospital, Pathology Department of Erciyes University Medical School, Medical Oncology Department of Acıbadem Hospitals, Radiation Oncology Department of Erciyes University Medical School , Kayseri, Turkey

Could living unrelated renal transplantation ameliorate the actual shortage of organs in the Balkan region?

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):243-245

Rambabova-Busljetic I, Popov Z, Masin-Spasovska J, Sikole A, Selim Gj, Dohcev S, Ivanovski N
University Clinic of Nephrology, University Clinic of Urology, Medical Faculty, University of Skopje, F.Y.R.M.

Calcitonin stimulation tests for the early diagnosis and follow-up of patients with C cell disease: a descriptive analysis

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17(3):246-251

Vainas I, Marthopoulos A, Chrisoulidou A, Raptou K, Tziomalos K<, Pazaitou-Panayiotou K
Department of Endocrinology-Endocrine Oncology, Theagenion Cancer Hospital, Endocrinology Outpatient Clinic, Euromedica Clinic, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Theagenion Cancer Hospital, 1st Propedeutic Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital , Thessaloniki, Greece