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Afyonkarahisar

(äfyōn`kä'rähĭsär`) [Turk.,=black castle of opium], city (1990 pop. 95,643), capital of Afyonkarahisar prov., W central Turkey, at an elevation of c.3,500 ft (1,070 m). It is the commercial center of a region where grains are grown. Opium poppies, once a main product, were banned in 1971, except for some medical uses. Carpets are manufactured in the city, which is a major rail junction.
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The studies included in the meta-analysis were from Afyon (n=2), Artvin (n=1), Bingol (n=1), Denizli (n=1), Edirne (n=1), Isparta (n=1), Istanbul (n=4), Kahramanmaras (n=1), Konya (n=2), Manisa (n=1), Mugla (n=1), Middle Black Sea (n=1), Rize (n=1), Usak (n=1), Van (n=2), Yozgat (n=1), Zonguldak (n=1).
Thermposis turcica was collected from Afyon, Sultandagi, near Aksehir Lake in Turkey during the flowering period in May.
Ethics Committee Approval: Ethics committee approval was received for this study from the ethics committee of of Afyon Kocatepe University.
This study was approved by the institutional review board and ethical committee of Afyon Kocatepe University Hospital where it was conducted at the department of pediatric cardiology between January 2015 and December 2015.
Zorlu Osmangazi carries out electricity distribution and sales services in five Turkish provinces: Eskisehir, Kutahya, Afyon, Usak, Bilecik which together make up the Osmangazi region of Turkey.
From the aspect of the economic losses caused by natural disasters, the average annual economic losses are highest in TR42-Kocaeli, Sakarya, Duzce, Bolu, Yalova, followed by TRB2-Van, Mus, Bitlis, Hakkari, TR71-Kirikkale, Aksaray, Nigde, Nevsehir, Kirsehir, TR63-Hatay, Kahramanmaras, Osmaniye, TRB1-Malatya, Elazig, Bingol, Tunceli, TR10-Istanbul, TR33-Manisa, Afyon, Kutahya, and Usak regions.
This study was approved by the institutional ethics committee (Afyon Kocatepe University Local ethics committee No: 2015/11/300).
(1) Department of Urology; (2) Department of Gynecology; Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
The study was conducted at Medical Faculty of Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, between October 2012 and April 2013 and included 121 patients (40 males, 81 females; mean age 36.8 [+ or -] 9.9 years; range 18 to 50 years) having low back pain for at least three months, as well as 91 pain free healthy controls (26 males, 65 females; mean age 34.1 [+ or -] 10.2 years; range 18 to 55 years).