Letter from the Editor

Editorial

Mustafa Şahin

Invited Review

The role of surgeons on the development and performance of endoscopy

Kemal Dolay, Mustafa Hasbahçeci

Pages: 001-004 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3728

Treatment of pilonidal disease by phenol application

Mustafa Emiroğlu, Cem Karaali, Hüseyin Esin, Göksever Akpınar, Cengiz Aydın

Pages: 005-009 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2016.3532

Original Article

Reliability of fine needle aspiration biopsy in large thyroid nodules

Osman Bozbıyık, Şafak Öztürk, Mutlu Ünver, Varlık Erol, Ümit Bayol, Cengiz Aydın

Pages: 010-013 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3329

Recurrent laryngeal nerve injury and hypoparathyroidism rates in reoperative thyroid surgery

Mohamed Benkhadoura, Salah Taktuk, Reem Alobedi

Pages: 014-017 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3369

The clinicopathologic characteristics and prognostic factors of gastroesophageal junction tumors according to Siewert classification

Bala Başak Öven Ustaalioğlu, Metin Tilki, Ali Sürmelioğlu, Ahmet Bilici, Can Gönen, Recep Ustaalioğlu, Özlem Balvan, Mehmet Aliustaoğlu

Pages: 018-024 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3379

Is it necessary to perform prophylactic cholecystectomy for all symptomatic gallbladder polyps diagnosed with ultrasound?

Mehmet Velidedeoğlu, Bülent Çitgez, Akif Enes Arıkan, Fadıl Ayan

Pages: 025-028 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2015.3259

A new approach in bowel preparation before colonoscopy in patients with constipation: A prospective, randomized, investigator-blinded trial

Murat Yıldar, İsmail Yaman, Murat Başbuğ, Faruk Çavdar, Hasan Topfedaisi, Hayrullah Derici

Pages: 029-032 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2015.3189

Analysis of the publishing rate and the number of citations of general surgery dissertations

Burhan Mayir, Tuna Bilecik, Tuğrul Çakır, Uğur Doğan, Umut Rıza Gündüz, Arif Aslaner, Mehmet Tahir Oruç

Pages: 033-036 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2016.3190

Case Series

Damage-control laparoscopic partial cholecystectomy with an endoscopic linear stapler

Beyza Özçınar, Ecem Memişoğlu, Ali Fuat Kaan Gök, Orhan Ağcaoğlu, Fatih Yanar, Mehmet İlhan, Hakan Teoman Yanar, Kayıhan Günay

Pages: 037-039 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3231

Case Reports

A rare case of Spigelian hernia combined with direct and indirect inguinal hernias

Murat Özgür Kılıç, Gürkan Değirmencioğlu, Cenap Dener

Pages: 040-042 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2015.2793

Extremely rare presentation of an omphalomesenteric cyst in a 61-year-old patient

Recep Aktimur, Uğur Yaşar, Elif Çolak, Nuraydın Özlem

Pages: 043-044 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2014.2748

Letter to the Editor

Editorial comment on: Laparoscopic resection for colorectal diseases: short-term outcomes of a single center

Erdinç Kamer

Pages: 045-046 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3766

Editorial comment on: Analysis of the İstanbul Forensic Medicine Institute expert decisions on recurrent laryngeal nerve injuries due to thyroidectomy between 2008-2012

Mehmet Hacıyanlı, Erdinç Kamer, Emine Özlem Gür

Pages: 047-048 DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2017.3839