Prof. MD.

İbrahim Can Kürkçüoğlu

Thoracic Surgery

Interests

  • Lung Hydatid Cyst Disease
  • Chest Wall Resection and Reconstruction 
  • Lung Tumors
  • Surgical Suppurative Diseases of the Lung
  • Mediastinum Surgery

Education
  • Ankara Atatürk Department of Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Specialization  (1992-1997)
  • Ankara University Faculty of Medicine (1991)
Experience
  • Liv Hospital Gaziantep Thoracic Surgery Professor (2021 - ) 
  • Harran University Thoracic Surgery Professor,  Faculty of Medicine (2012-2021)
  • Harran University Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine (2007-2012)
  • Gazi UniversityAssistant Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine (2003-2007)
  • Atatürk University Assistant Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine (1999-2003)
  • Şırnak Military Hospital (1997-1998)
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Eroglu A, Karaoglanoglu N, Turkyilmaz A, Tekinbas C, Basoglu A. Surgical approach of pulmonary hydatidosis in childhood. Int J Clin Pract. 2005 Feb;59(2):168-72. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2004.00275.x. PMID: 15854192
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Eroglu A, Karaoglanoglu N, Polat P. Complications of albendazole treatment in hydatid disease of lung. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Oct;22(4):649-50. doi: 10.1016/s1010-7940(02)00396-2. PMID: 12297195
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Eroglu A, Karaoglanoglu N, Polat P. Pulmonary hypoplasia in a 52-year-old woman. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Feb;79(2):689-91. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2003.09.122. PMID: 15680864
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Eroglu A, Karaoglanoglu N, Polat P, Balik AA, Tekinbas C. Diagnosis and surgical treatment of Morgagni hernia: report of three cases. Surg Today. 2003;33(7):525-8. doi: 10.1007/s10595-002-2522-z. PMID: 14506998
  • Kürkçüoğlu IC, Eroğlu A, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Polat P. Tension pneumothorax associated with hydatid cyst rupture J Thorac Imaging. 2002 Jan;17(1):78-80. doi: 10.1097/00005382-200201000-00011. PMID: 11828217
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Eroglu A, Karaoglanoglu N, Tekinbas C, Polat P, Gundogdu C. Mediastinal bronchogenic cyst treated by mediastinoscopic drainage.  Surg Endosc. 2003 Dec;17(12):2028-31. doi: 10.1007/s00464-003-4207-z. Epub 2003 Oct 28. PMID:14973751.
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Demircan S, Kurul IC, Demirag F. Endobronchial lipomatous hamartoma. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2005 Dec;13(4):372-3. doi: 10.1177/021849230501300417. PMID: 16304229
  • Kurkcuoglu IC, Ulas T, Eser I, Aydogan H, Hazar A, Sak ZH, Yalcin F, Aydin MS, Demir ME, Aksoy N. Evaluation of pre- and post-surgical oxidative stress parameters in patients with pulmonary cystic echinococcus. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012 Apr;16(4):525-9. PMID: 22696881
  • Kürkçüoğlu IC, Eroğlu A, Karaoğlanoglu N, Polat P, Erdoğan F. Soft tissue hemangioma is a comma soft tissue neoplasm. Eur J Radiol. 2004 Feb;49(2):179-81. doi: 10.1016/s0720-048x(03)00075-5. PMID: 14746936
  • Karaoğlanoğlu N, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Eroğlu A. Giant neurofibroma of the chest wall. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 Aug;78(2):718. doi: 10.1016/S0003-4975(03)01187-1. PMID: 15276563
  • Karaoglanoglu N, Kurkcuoglu IC, Gorguner M, Eroglu A, Turkyilmaz A. Giant hydatid lung cysts. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2001 Jun;19(6):914-7. doi:0.1016/s1010-7940(01)00687-x. PMID: 11404152
  • Eroglu A, Kürkçüoglu IC, Karaoglanoglu N. Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of sternum. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 Jan;77(1):329-31. doi:10.1016/s0003-4975(03)01051-8. PMID: 14726095
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Yilmaz O. Combination of paraesophageal hernia and Morgagni hernia in an old patient. Dis Esophagus. 2003;16(2):151-3. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2003.00315.x. PMID: 12823218
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Erdoğan F, Polat P. Simultaneous leiomyosarcoma and squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus: report of a new case. Dis Esophagus. 2001;14(3-4):245-6. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2001.00194.x.PMID: 11869330
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N. Bilateral multiple pulmonary hydatid cysts. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2003 Jun;23(6):1053. doi:10.1016/s1010-7940(03)00150-7. PMID: 12829089
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Alper F, Gündoğdu C. Extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma of the diaphragm presenting with hemothorax. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 Aug;78(2):715-7. doi: 10.1016/S0003-4975(03)01418-8. PMID: 15276562
  • Köse R, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Demir D. Surgical management of an inoperable giant pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma of the chest wall. J Thorac Oncol. 2009Sep;4(9):1185. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e3181ad803f. PMID: 19704344
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Yilmaz O, Gürsan N. Esophageal tuberculosis abscess: an unusual cause of dysphagia. Dis Esophagus. 2002;15(1):93-5. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2002.00235.x. PMID: 12060051
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Tekinbaş C, Cesur M. Spontaneous esophageal rupture following severe vomiting in pregnancy. Dis Esophagus. 2002;15(3):242-3. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-2050.2002.00236.x. PMID: 12444998
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Kaynar H. Breast mass caused by rib tuberculosis abscess. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Aug;22(2):324-6. doi: 10.1016/s1010-7940(02)00300-7. PMID: 12142213
  • Ulas T, Buyukhatipoglu H, Kirhan I, Dal MS, Eren MA, Hazar A, Demir ME, Aydogan T, Karababa F, Uyanikoglu A, Kurkcuoglu IC. The effect of day and night shifts on oxidative stress and anxiety symptoms of the nurses. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012 May;16(5):594-9. PMID: 22774399
  • Eser I, Ulas T, Kurkcuoglu IC, Aydogan H, Yalcin F, Sak ZH, Aydin MS, Hazar A, Demir ME, Aksoy N. Evaluation of ceruloplasmin levels in patients with pulmonary cystic echinococcus. Clin Ter. 2013;164(2):e89-92. doi: 10.7417/CT.2013.1537. PMID: 23698220 
  • Tekinbaş C, Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Türkyilmaz A, Yekeler E, Karaoğlanoğlu N. Toraks Travmalari: 592 Olgunun Analizi [Chest trauma: analysis of 592 cases]. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2003 Oct;9(4):275-80. Turkish PMID: 14569484
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Yekeler E, Aslan S, Başoğlu A. Tracheobronchial foreign bodies: a 10 year experience. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2003 Oct;9(4):262-6. PMID: 14569482
  • Gunay S, Eser I, Ozbey M, Agar M, Koruk I, Kurkcuoglu IC. Evaluation of two different respiratory physiotherapy methods after thoracoscopy with regard to arterial blood gas, respiratory function test, number of days until discharge, cost analysis, comfort and pain control. Niger J Clin Pract. 2016 May- Jun;19(3):353-8. doi: 10.4103/1119-3077.179279. PMID: 27022799
  • Alper F, Kantarci M, Kurkcuoglu IC, Balik AA. Dyspnea due to giant goiter. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2003 Aug;24(2):302. doi: 10.1016/s1010-7940(03)00286-0. PMID: 12895627
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Ikbal M. Pectus excavatum and situs inversus totalis: a new combination or a coincidence? Genet Couns. 2004;15(2):227-8. PMID: 15287424
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Tekinbaş C, Kaynar H, Onbaş O. Primary hydatid cysts of the mediastinum. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Oct;22(4):599-601. doi: 10.1016/s1010-7940(02)00398-6. PMID: 12297179
  • Eroğlu A, Kürkçüoğlu C, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Gürsan N. Primary leiomyosarcoma of the anterior mediastinum. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 May;21(5):943-5. doi:10.1016/s1010-7940(02)00090-8. PMID: 12062299
  • Cevik M, Gókdemir MT, Boleken ME, Sogut O, Kurkcuoglu C. The characteristics and outcomes of foreign body ingestion and aspiration in children due to lodged foreign body in the aerodigestive tract. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2013 Jan;29(1):53-7. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31827b5374. 
  • Ulas T, Buyukhatipoglu H, Kirhan I, Dal MS, Ulas S, Demir ME, Eren MA, Ucar M, Hazar A, Kurkcuoglu IC, Aksoy N. Evaluation of oxidative stress parameters and metabolic activities of nurses working day and night shifts. Rev Esc Enferm USP. 2013 Apr;47(2):471-6. doi: 10.1590/s0080-62342013000200028. PMID: 23743917
  • Tokur M, Ergin M, Kürkçüoğlu IC, Dündar ZD. A pilot experimental study of a catheter to facilitate treatment for penetrating cardiac injury. Turk J Med Sci. 2014;44(6):935-40. PMID: 25552144
  • Eser I, Gunay S, Kurkcuoglu IC. A patient with extended pneumonectomy for colorectal lung metastasis. J Pak Med Assoc. 2014 Apr;64(4):483. PMID: 24864654
  • Kanbay A, Oguzulgen KI, Ozturk C, Memis L, Demircan S, Kurkcuoglu C, Akyurek N, Kurul C. Malignant pleural mesothelioma with scalp, cerebellar, and finger metastases: a rare case. South Med J. 2007 Jan;100(1):63-5. doi: 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e31802e465c. PMID: 17269529
  • Cevik M, Boleken ME, Kurkcuoglu IC, Eser I, Dorterler ME. Pulmonary hydatid disease is difficult recognized in children. Pediatr Surg Int. 2014 Jul;30(7):737-41. doi: 10.1007/s00383-014-3514-x. Epub 2014 May 20. PMID: 24842601
  • Ozgonul A, Sogut O, Cece H, Aydın S, Kürkcüoglu IC. Co-occurrence of diaphragmatic and serratus anterior muscle hydatidosis: an unusual localization. J Emerg Med. 2012 Oct;43(4):e219-22. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2010.01.016. Epub 2010 Mar 2. PMID: 20189742

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