Urology Assoc. Prof. Fatih Osman KURTULUŞ M.D

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  • Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine (English), Istanbul University
  • Residency Training, Taksim Training and Research Hospital, Ministry of Health
  • Advanced Laparoscopy Training, IRCAD, Strasbourg
  • San Raffaele IRCCS Hospital, Milano
  • Division of Endourology and Urooncology, Heilbronn Clinic, Heidelberg University
  • Taksim Training and Research Hospital, Ministry of Health
  • Düzce State Hospital, Ministry of Health
  • Malatya Military Hospital
  • Medical Park Bahçelievler Hospital
  • Kolan International Hospital

Scientific Publications and Articles

Articles published in International peer-review journals (SCI & SSCI & Arts and Humanities)

  • The effect of smoking on spontaneous passage of distal üreteral Stones A. Fazlioglu, Y. Salman,Z. Tandogdu, F. Kurtuluş, S.Baş. M. Çek. BMC Urology, 2014 14:27
  • Appendiceal substitution following iatrogenic ureter injury Fatih O. Kurtulus , A.Şener KARACA, Güven TİDİM, Adem FAZLIOĞLU Turkish Clinics Journal of Urology,4/1, 28-30, 2013
  • Semirigid Ureteroscopy: The Effect of Previous Ipsilateral Intraureteral Manipulations on Stone Clearance Fatih O Kurtulus; Egemen Avci; Zafer Tandogdu;Ruhi Gungor;Sener Karaca;Adem Fazlioglu;Mete Cek Urol Research, 2011 DOI 10.1007/ s00240-011-0419-1
  • Re; Totally tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a prospective randomized controlled study Fatih O. Kurtulus ,Zafer Tandogdu , Adem Fazlioglu Urol Res DOI 10.1007/ s00240-011 -0391-9 2011
  • Analysis of factors related with bleeding in percutaneous nephrolithotomy using balloon dilatation. Fatih Kurtulus MD, Adem Fazlıoglu MD, Zafer Tandogdu MD, Sener Karaca MD, Yılmaz Salman MD, Mete Cek MD The Canadian Journal of Urology; 17(6); December 2010
  • A prospective evaluation of second transurethral resection in non-muscle invasive bladder tumors M.Aydin, Z Tandogdu, F Kurtulus, E.Avci, A Fazlıoglu, M Cek. Journal of BUON, 15:514-517, 2010
  • Validation of Two Preoperative Kattan Nomograms Predicting Recurrence After Radical Prostatectomy for Localized Prostate Cancer in Turkey: A multicenter Study of the Uro-Oncology Society Eskicorapci SY, Türkeri L, Karabulut E, Cal C, Akpınar H, Baltaci S, Baykal K, the Turkish Validation Study Group of Kattan Preoperative Nomogram*, Kattan MW, and Ozen H Appendix; The members of the Turkish Validation Study Group of the Kattan Preoperative Nomogram: Fatih O Kurtulus, Department of Urology: Taksim Education and Research Hospital Urology. 2009 Dec;74(6):1289-95. Epub 2009 Jul 9.
  • Perivesical Inflammation and Necrosis Due to MMC Instillation after TURB: We must be vigilant. A. Fazlioglu, Z. Tandogdu, F. Kurtuluş, O. Parlakkılıç. M. Çek. Urol Int 2009;83:362-363 DOI:10.1159/000241684
  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Primary Patients Patients with History of Open Renal SurgeryFatih Osman Kurtulus, Adem Fazlioglu, Zafer Tandogdu, Muammer Aydin, Sener Karaca, Mete ÇekJournal of Endourology. December 1, 2008, 22(12): 2671-2675. **(High Impact Article in Journal of Endourology)**
  • The effect of varicocele repair on experimental varicocele-induced testicular germ cell apoptosis Adem Fazlıoğlu, Inanç Yılmaz, Ozgur Mete, Fatih Kurtulus, Oguzhan Parlakkılıc, Ozgur Guctas and Mete Cek. Journal of Andrology , Vol.29 No.1 January/February 2008
  • A Placebo-Controlled Comparison of the Efficiency of Triple- and Monotherapy in Category III B Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CPPS). Volkan Tugcu, Ali Ihsan Tasci, Adem Fazlıoglu, Gokhan Gurbuz, Emin Ozbek , Selcuk Sahin , Fatih Kurtulus, Mete Cek. European Urology 51 (2007) 1113–1118

Books and book sections written in other languages:

  • Tuberculosis of Epididymis. Fatih Kurtuluş, Mete Çek. Tuberculosis A Comprehensive Reference Edited By H.Simon Schaaf & Alimuddin Zumla. Saunders Elsevier, 2009. ISBN 978-1-4160-3988-4
  • Diet and fluid in stone disease, Treatment of Stone Disease, Chapter 9, Fatih Kurtuluş, Oğuzhan Parlakkılıç

Articles published in local peer-review journals.

  • Polyorchidism, Jarem, 2014, İstanbul
  • Retroperitoneal Schwannoma, Maltepe Journal of Medicine, İstanbul
  • Can We Predict the Surgical Margin Positivity in Patients Treated with Radical Prostatectomy? A Multicenter Cohort of Turkish Association of Uro-Oncology
  • Can We Predict the Surgical Margin Positivity in Patients Treated with Radical Prostatectomy? Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, Deniz Bolat1, Saadettin Eskiçorapcı2, Erdem Karabulut3, Sümer Baltacı4, Asıf Yıldırım5,Sinan Sözen6, Ferhat Ateş7, Çağrı Akın Şekerci8Fatih Kurtuluş9, Ayhan Dirim10,Talha Muezzioğlu11, Cavit Can12, Murat Bozlu13, Hakan Gemalmaz14, Sinan Ekici15,Haluk Özen16, Levent Turkeri17 Journal of Urological Surgery,2015;1: 7-12
  • Sarcomatoid- and lymphoepithelioma-like differentiated carcinoma of Urinary Bladder: Partial Systectomy, Case Report, Arif Özkan, Mustafa Bahadır Can Balcı, Aydın İsmet Hazar, Cem Tuğrul Gezmiş, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Barış Nuhoğlu Jarem 2014
  • Treatment of incontinence in the epispadias-extrophy complex with the Flow Secure single part artificial urinar sphincter İnanç Yılmaz, Oğuzhan Parlakkılıç, Oğuzhan Cücü, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş Maltepe University Medical School Journal, 2014
  • Foreign Body in Bladder of a Patient with Urethral Stenosis: Case Report: Foreign Body in Bladder of a Patient with Urethral Stenosis A Case Report Onur Fikri, Arif Özkan, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Mustafa Bahadır Can Balcı, Aydın ismet Hazar, Barıs Nuhoglu (Jarem 2012; 2: 82-84) DOI: 10.5152/jarem.2012.20
  • The comperative analysis of medical and surgical castration on rat prostate apoptosis and glandular atrophy Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Orhun Sinanoğlu, Zafer Tandoğdu, Pınar Tuzlalı, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Mete Çek Türk Üroloji Dergisi - Turkish Journal of Urology 2009; 35(3):164-169
  • Primary Transitional Cell Carcinoma of Prostate Gland, Showing Sarcomatoid differentiation: Case Report. Fatih Kurtulus, Sener Karaca, Yılmaz Salman, Adem Fazlıoglu, Zafer Tandogdu, Mete Cek The Journal of Duzce Medical Faculty ,2008 1:34-36
  • Corpus cavernosum laceration along associated with totally perforated ureter (penile fracture): Case Report. Fatih Kurtuluş, Zafer Tandoğdu , Adem Fazlıoğlu, Muammer Aydın, Yılmaz Salman, Mete Çek. The New Journal of Urology, 2008, 4 (3): 155-157.
  • Priapism as an initial Presentation of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia: A Case Report A.E.Avcı, F.Kurtuluş, A.Fazlıoğlu, S.Keskin, Ö.Güçtaş, M.Çek International Journal of Hematology and Oncology 3/15 2005. *This journal is indexed in:Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch - Since 2008)*
  • Nephrogenic adenoma originating from ureter: Case Report. Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Metin Evirgen, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Oguzhan Parlakkılıc,Egemen Avci, Mete Çek. Turkish Urology Journal 32 (1): 136-137, 2006
  • Digital Rectal Examination (DRM), PSA, Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS), PSA Density (PSAD), age-dependent PSA, Accuracy of Free/Total PSA in Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer, Doğruluğu F.Kurtuluş, A.Fazlıoğlu, M.Evirgen, B.Çakıroğlu, Ş.Karaca, M.Çek, Turkish Urology Journal:30 (1): 40-44, 2004.
  • Comparison of Pain and Complications of 6-and 10-core biopsy with Transrectal Ultrasound F.Kurtuluş, A.Fazlıoğlu, M.Evirgen, B.Çakıroğlu, G.Gökırmak, M.Çek Turkish Urology Journal 29 (4) 398-402 2003.
  • Place of Overexpression of p53 and ki-67 in Follow-up of Bladder Cancers with Superficial Superficial Urothelial Cells. Sarı R., Kurtuluş F., Evirgen M., Ceylan O., İğdem A.A., Çek M. Turkish Urology Journal 28 (1): 25-32, 2002.
  • Relation of Ki-76 and Bax Protein Expression with Prognosis in Renal Cell Carcinoma. Gökhan Gökırmak, Fatih Kurtuluş, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Ertan Sakallı, Basri Çakıroğlu, Mete Çek. Düzce Journal of Medicine, Abant Izzet Baysal University, 5:2, 9-13, 2003.
  • Relation of Prostate biopsy findings and serum PSA with Extra-prostatic extension, Y.Yeşil, F.Kurtuluş, O.Ceylan, M.Evirgen, A.A.İğdem, M.Çek Kocatepe Journal of Medicine 2, 107-118, 2002
  • Effect of Doxasocin in treatment of BPH symptoms, M.B. Can Balci, İsmet Hazar, Memduh Aydın, Fatih Kurtuluş, Ruhi Sarı, Yüksel Yeşil, Vedat Çalışır Taksim Training and Research Hospital Journal of Medicine, 32.1: 2002
  • Idiopathic Retroperitoneal Fibrosis, Case Report Fatih Kurtuluş, Gökhan Gökırmak, Osman Ceylan, İsmet Hazar, M.B. Can Balci, Taksim Training and Researcs Hospital Journal of Medicine 32.1: 2002
  • Comparison of US and Direct Urinary System x-ray with IVP, Sener Karaca, Can Balci, Can Arat, Fatih Kurtuluş, Metin Evirgen, İhsan Demirkol, Turkish Medical Journal 2001
  • Primary ureteral stone, 9 cm in length, secondary to stricture of lower end of ureter; Osman Ceylan, Metin Evirgen, Can Balci, İsmet Hazar, Basri Çakıroğlu, Fatih Kurtuluş, Turkish Journal of Medicine, 2001

Other Publications

  • Best doctors, best hospitals, worst doctors, worst hospitals, Discussion -  Letter to Editor, Adem Fazlıoğlu, M.D., Fatih Kurtuluş, M.D. ,journal of Cumhuriyet Bilim Teknik, 2001
  • New approaches and treatment principles in genitourinary system infections in 21th Century, M.Çek, F.Kurtuluş Aktüel Journal of Medicine, 2002
  • New classification of azospermia (Current abstract of article) Memduh Aydın, Fatih Kurtuluş  Andrology Bulletin, 2001, issue: 7
  • Antihypertensive agents form structural remodeling in penile vasculature (Updated Abstract), ) Osman Ceylan, Fatih Kurtuluş, Andrology Bulletin, 2001, issue: 8
  • Genetic factors in transitional cell carcinoma of urinary bladder induced chemically, I.FILIADIS and D.HROUDA, Translator: Fatih Kurtulus BJU International, Turkish, (2001) 1, 8-15

Paper List

Abstracts-full texts presented in national scientific meetings and published in proceedings

  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy under spinal anesthesia in patients with horseshoe kidney stone. Açıkgöz A, Çavuş H, Öztürk H, Kitapçı İ, Ulu EK, Parlakkılıç O, Yılmaz İ, Kurtuluş O.F. 23rd National Urology Congress, October 16-19, 2014, Antalya
  • Idiopatic Scrotal Calcinosis, Abdullah Acikgoz,Hamit Ozturk,Oguzhan Parlakkilic,Inanc Yilmaz, Seda Gun,Fatih Osman Kurtulus 11th National Urology Congess, 2014
  • Comparison of Standard Transurethral Resection and Plasmakinetic Voparization with regards to Frequency of Urethral Stricture in Treatment of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia, Balcı Mustafa Bahadır Can, Sinanoğlu Orhun, Hazar Aydın İsmet, Güven Tidim, Aydın Memduh, Kurtuluş F. O., Barış Nuhoğlu 22nd National Urology Congress, May 2-6, 2012
  • Can We Predict the Surgical Margin Positivity in Radical Prostatectomy? Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, Saadettin Eskiçorapçı, Deniz Bolat, Erdem Karabulut, Sümer Baltacı, Asıf Yıldırım, Sinan Sözen, Ferhat Ateş, Çağrı Şekerci, Fatih Kurtuluş, Ayhan Dirim, Talha Müezzinoğlu, Cavit Can, Murat Bozlu, Hakan Gemalmaz, Sinan Ekici, Haluk Özen, Levent Türkeri, 10th Urooncology Congress, Antalya 2011, Oral Presentation
  • Can a Life Without Continence, Potence and Relapse be Predicted Following Radical Prostectomy? (TRIFEKTA) Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, ÇalışmasıSaadettin Eskiçorapçı, Erdem Karabulut, Sümer Baltacı, Asıf Yıldırım, Sinan Sözen, Ferhat Ateş, Çağrı Şekerci, Fatih Kurtuluş, Ayhan Dirim, Talha Müezzinoğlu, Cavit Can, Murat Bozlu, Hakan Gemalmaz, Sinan Ekici, Levent Türkeri, Haluk Özen, 10th Urooncology Congress, Antalya 2011, Oral Presentation
  • Parameters affecting the duration of operation in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Zafer Tandoğdu, Arif Kalkanlı, Güven Tidim, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Mete Çek 21th National Urology Congress, 2010, oral presentation
  • Place and meaning of predicting outcomes of Percutaneous nephrolithotomy with Multidetector computed tomography, Zafer Tandoğdu, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Güven Tidim, Muammer Aydin, Serap Baş, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Mete Çek, 21th National Urology Congress, 2010, oral presentation
  • Spontaneous passage after Ureteroscopic treatment of ureteral stones with pneumatic lithotripsy: Effect of old intraureteral manipulation on treatment outcomes, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Zafer Tandoğdu, Egemen Avci, Ruhi Güngör, Şener Karaca, Muammer Aydin, 21th National Urology Congress, 2010, poster presentation
  • Effect on smoking on spontaneous passage in ureteral stones, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Yılmaz Salman, Zafer Tandoğdu, Serap Baş, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Mete Çek 21th National Urology Congress, 2010, poster presentation
  • Percutaneous nephrolithotomy in Horseshoe kidney  Fatih Osman Kurtulus, Zafer Tandogdu, Şener Karaca, Arif Kalkanlı, Ruhi Güngör, Mete Çek, 21th National Urology Congress, 2010, poster presentation
  • Validation of preoperative two-layer nomogram that foresees recurrence after radical prostatectomy for Turkey: Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, Saadettin Y. Eskiçorapcı, Levent Türkeri, Erdem Karabulut, Çağ Çal, Haluk Akpınar, Sümer Baltacı, Kadir Baykal, Asif Yıldırım, Sertaç Yazıcı, Taner Divrik, Hakan Özkardeş, Murat Koşan, Fatih O Kurtuluş, Recep Büyükalpelli, Aydın Mungan, Murat Lekilli, Hayrettin Şahin, Bülent Günlüsoy, Semih Ayan, Murat Bozlu, Michael W.Kattan, Haluk Özen, Urooncology Congress, Ankara 2009, Oral Presentation
  • Effect of Surgical and Medical Castration on Penile Erectile Tissue; Ultrastructural Study. Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Egemen Avcı, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Muammer Aydın, Yılmaz Salman, Mete Çek, 20th National Urology Congress, 2008/Antalya, Oral Presentation
  • Case Report. Bilateral synchroneous testicular seminoma Fatih Kurtulus, Zafer Tandogdu, Adem Fazlıoglu, Mete Cek 8th Urooncology Course 2007, Poster
  • Turkish Validation of preoperative single layer nomograms: Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, Saadettin Y. Eskiçorapcı, Levent Türkeri, Erdem Karabulut, Çağ Çal, Haluk Akpınar, Sümer Baltacı, Kadir Baykal, Asif Yıldırım, Sertaç Yazıcı, Taner Divrik, Hakan Özkardeş, Murat Koşan, Fatih O Kurtuluş, Recep Büyükalpelli, Aydın Mungan, Murat Lekilli, Hayrettin Şahin, Bülent Günlüsoy, Semih Ayan, Murat Bozlu, Michael W.Kattan, Haluk Özen, 8th Urooncology Course, 2007, Oral Presentation
  • Factors affecting the differences between prostate biopsy and Radical prostatectomy Gleason score, Fatih Kurtuluş, Zafer Tandoğdu, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Güven Tidim, Mete Çek, 9th Urooncology Congress, Ankara 2009, Poster
  • Turkish Validation of preoperative single layer nomograms: Multi-Center Study, Urooncology Association, Saadettin Y. Eskiçorapcı, Levent Türkeri, Erdem Karabulut, Çağ Çal, Haluk Akpınar, Sümer Baltacı, Kadir Baykal, Asif Yıldırım, Sertaç Yazıcı, Taner Divrik, Hakan Özkardeş, Murat Koşan, Fatih O Kurtuluş, Recep Büyükalpelli, Aydın Mungan, Murat Lekilli, Hayrettin Şahin, Bülent Günlüsoy, Semih Ayan, Murat Bozlu, Michael W.Kattan, Haluk Özen, Urooncology Congress, Ankara 2008, Oral Presentation
  • Re-resection (RE-TUR) in patients with superficial bladder tumor, Muammer Aydın, Zafer Tandoğdu, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Güven Tidim, Mete Çek, 20th National Urology Congress, 2008/Antalya Poster
  • Role of Urologists at Infertility Centers: Wed-based research, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Güven Tidim, Zafer Tandoğdu, Muammer Aydın, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Mete Çek, 20th National Urology Congress, 2008/Antalya Poster
  • Evaluation of obstruction secondary to BPH, İntravesical prostatic protrusion (IPP), IPP transverse and wall thickening of urinary bladder, Zafer Tandoğdu, , Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Adem Fazlıoğlu Ruhi Güngör, Mete Çek 20th National Urology Congress, 2008/Antalya Poster
  • Urogenital injuries in patients with Emergency Laparotomy, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Yılmaz Salman, Muammer Aydın, Fatih Osman Kurtuluş, Zafer Tandoğdu, Mete Çek 20th National Urology Congress, 2008/Antalya Poster Presentation.
  • Our Genitourinary Tuberculosis Experiences: Salman Y., Fazlıoğlu A., Kurtuluş F., Tandoğdu Z., Güngör R., Çek M. 4th Genitourinary Infections Symposium, Gaziantep,2007, poster presentation
  • Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis: Analysis of 5 Cases. Z. Tandoğdu, A. Fazlıoğlu, F.Kurtuluş, Y. Salman, R. Güngör, Çek M. 4th Genitourinary Infections Symposium, Gaziantep 2007, poster
  • Renal blood flow change in acute ureteral obstruction, M.Aydın, E.Sakallı, B.Çakıroğlu, F.Kurtuluş, M.B.C.Balcı, M.Çek, Turkish Urology Journal, 17th National Urology Congress, Proceedings,(2002). Poster
  • Efficacy of Ex MI method (Extracorporeal magnetic innervation) in treatment of incontinence Can Arat, Can Balci, İsmet Hazar, Yüksel Yeşil, Fatih Kurtuluş, Fatin Cezayirli, Turkish Urology Journal, 17th National Urology Congress, Proceedings,(2002). Poster
  • Digital Rectal Examination, PSA, TRUS, PSAD, age-dependent PSA, accuracy of Free/Total PSA in diagnosis of prostate cancer, Fatih Kurtuluş, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Metin Evirgen, Basri Çakıroğlu, Şener Karaca, Mete Çek, Turkish Urology Journal, 17th National Urology Congress, Proceedings,(2002). Poster
  • Comparison of Apoptosis occurred with medical castration and Apoptosis occurred with high-dose Cox-2 inhibitor in rat prostatic tissue, Zeki Çabuk, Can Balci, Memduh Aydin, Fatih Kurtuluş, Adem Fazlıoğlu, Turkish Urology Journal, 17th National Urology Congress, Proceedings,(2002). Oral presentation

Memberships of Associations

  • European Association of Urology (EAU)
  • Endourological Society
  • Turkish Association of Urology
  • Turkish Association of Urologic Surgery
  • Turkish Association of Andrology
  • Urooncology Association

Prizes

  • Research Prize, Urooncology, 2015 Can we predict the surgical margin positivity in patients treated with radical prostatectomy’ 2015 Antalya
  • Urooncology Scholarship, Department of Urology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, 2001
  • High Impact Article in Journal of Endourology, 2008
  • Best Oral Presentation, 2008 AUA Congress, Orlando, Florida, 2008
  • Bladder outlet obstruction: Significance of three ultrasonographic parameters; Intravesical Prostatic Protrusion (IPP), IPP Transverse Length and Bladder Wall Thickness
  • Best Oral Presentation- 24 nd Annual EAU Congress, Stockholm, 2009
  • Percutaneous nephrolithotomy Access with preoperative 3D tomography measurements

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