Robert Pichler

Summary

Affiliation: Women's General Hospital
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitiligo patients present lower plasma levels of alpha-melanotropin immunoreactivities
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, A 4021 Linz, Austria
    Neuropeptides 40:177-83. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory parameters as CRP and IL-6 do not discriminate between post-PCI cardiac patients with and without exercise-induced ischemia as indicated by Tl-201 myocardial scintigraphy
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Endocrinology, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:299-305. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [SPECT and FDG-PET in diagnostics of neurolues]
    Robert Pichler
    Institut für Nuklearmedizin, Wagner Jauregg Krankenhaus, Linz, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 120:20-3. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypoplastic thyroid, growth hormone deficiency, corneal opacities, cataract and hyperkeratotic skin disease: a possible new ichthyosis syndrome associated with endocrinopathies
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, 4021, Linz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol Res 296:585-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Whole body bone scintigraphy after parachute accident
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:129. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Multitracer study in Heidenhain variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: mismatch pattern of cerebral hypometabolism and perfusion imaging
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Linz, Austria
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:67-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of alpha-melanotropin and ACTH-like immunoreactivities do not vary by season or skin type in women from southern and central Europe
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Endocrinology, AKH Linz, Krankenhausstr 9, A 4020 Linz, Austria
    Neuropeptides 38:325-30. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Lymphocyte imbalance in vitiligo patients indicated by elevated CD4+/CD8+ T-cell ratio
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Linz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:337-41. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Is there a place for FET PET in the initial evaluation of brain lesions with unknown significance?
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, 4021 Linz, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:1521-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Bone scintigraphy using Tc-99m DPD and F18-FDG in a patient with SAPHO syndrome
    Robert Pichler
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Scand J Rheumatol 32:58-60. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Vitiligo patients present lower plasma levels of alpha-melanotropin immunoreactivities
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, A 4021 Linz, Austria
    Neuropeptides 40:177-83. 2006
    ..Our data present lower alpha-MSH plasma levels in vitiligo patients which may be associated with the development of vitiligo depigmentation and may indicate a condition of impaired peripheral tolerance in this autoimmune disorder...
  2. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory parameters as CRP and IL-6 do not discriminate between post-PCI cardiac patients with and without exercise-induced ischemia as indicated by Tl-201 myocardial scintigraphy
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Endocrinology, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:299-305. 2004
    ..Atherosclerosis is looked upon as an inflammatory disease. The production of proinflammatory markers may indicate activity in this inflammatory state...
  3. ncbi request reprint [SPECT and FDG-PET in diagnostics of neurolues]
    Robert Pichler
    Institut für Nuklearmedizin, Wagner Jauregg Krankenhaus, Linz, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 120:20-3. 2008
    ..000 inhabitants worldwide, migration processes might bring a re-emergence of this disease to Austria and other developed countries of the EU. Scintigraphic methods should be kept in mind for diagnostic evaluation of neurosyphilis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypoplastic thyroid, growth hormone deficiency, corneal opacities, cataract and hyperkeratotic skin disease: a possible new ichthyosis syndrome associated with endocrinopathies
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, 4021, Linz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol Res 296:585-7. 2005
    ..55 m tall man-(secondary) osteoporosis was observed. The clinical symptomatology indicates that this case cannot be considered as a subtype of the inherited ichthyosis group, but suggests a new syndrome as a separate nosologic entity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Whole body bone scintigraphy after parachute accident
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:129. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Multitracer study in Heidenhain variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: mismatch pattern of cerebral hypometabolism and perfusion imaging
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Linz, Austria
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:67-8. 2008
    ..The experience with FDG-PET and brain perfusion SPECT is presented...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of alpha-melanotropin and ACTH-like immunoreactivities do not vary by season or skin type in women from southern and central Europe
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Endocrinology, AKH Linz, Krankenhausstr 9, A 4020 Linz, Austria
    Neuropeptides 38:325-30. 2004
    ..Our data do not support the concept of a marked involvement of melanotropins of pituitary origin in tanning, and no seasonal rhythm was observed...
  8. doi request reprint Lymphocyte imbalance in vitiligo patients indicated by elevated CD4+/CD8+ T-cell ratio
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Linz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:337-41. 2009
    ..In most vitiligo patients the balance of cytotoxic/suppressor and helper/inducer T-cells in peripheral blood is disturbed which might lead to a predominance of T-cell subtypes in the intracutaneous site of autoimmune melanocyte loss...
  9. doi request reprint Is there a place for FET PET in the initial evaluation of brain lesions with unknown significance?
    Robert Pichler
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, 4021 Linz, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:1521-8. 2010
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  10. ncbi request reprint Bone scintigraphy using Tc-99m DPD and F18-FDG in a patient with SAPHO syndrome
    Robert Pichler
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Scand J Rheumatol 32:58-60. 2003
    ..In case of diagnostic doubts F-18 FDG PET could be recommended in order to discriminate bland osteomyelitis from bacterial osteomyelitis or from bone malignancy when SAPHO-syndrome is assumed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in patients with end-stage renal disease is not associated with further increased serum inflammatory parameters
    Gerd Bodlaj
    Second Department of Medicine, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    J Nephrol 17:112-7. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Hyperthyroidism affects arterial stiffness, plasma NT-pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels, and subendocardial perfusion in patients with Graves' disease
    Gerd Bodlaj
    Second Department of Medicine, General Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Ann Med 39:608-16. 2007
    ..Arterial stiffness is thought to play a critical role in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular events, and in hyperthyroidism increased cardiovascular event rates have been reported...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pro-inflammatory role of serotonin and interleukin-6 in arthritis and spondyloarthropathies--measurement of disease activity by bone scan and effect of steroids
    Robert Pichler
    Institute for Nuclear Medicine and Endocrinology, General Hospital Linz, Austria
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:41-3. 2002
    ..As serotonin is a mediator of inflammatory joint disease, serum levels were investigated in human patients with arthritis for a possible corresponding role as a disease marker...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of peripheral blood stem cell mobilization with granulocyte-colony stimulating factor and their transcoronary transplantation after primary stent implantation for acute myocardial infarction
    Clemens Steinwender
    Cardiovascular Division, City Hospital Linz, Linz, Austria
    Am Heart J 151:1296.e7-13. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate a clinical and angiographic long-term safety profile of G-CSF application combined with transcoronary PBSC transplantation after recent stent implantation for AMI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mononeuritis multiplex: association with infectious condition and familial background in a tropical environment: a case report
    Klaus Bock
    Department of Neurology, Wagner Jauregg Hospital, Wagner Jauregg Weg 15, 4021, Linz, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 126:S42-5. 2014
    ..The authors detected anti-neuronal antibodies which were interpreted to be responsible for the pathognomonic burning sensations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Causes and prognosis of nontraumatic acute renal failure requiring dialysis in adult patients with and without diabetes
    Bernhard Schmekal
    2nd Department of Medicine, Nephrology Section, General Hospital, Linz, Austria
    Ren Fail 26:39-43. 2004
    ..The diabetic individuals had more frequently predictors for the onset of ARF. The overall mortality was approximately the same in both groups...
  17. doi request reprint [Psychiatric manifestation of a dengue-encephalopathy]
    Hans Rittmannsberger
    Psychiatrie 1, OO Landes Nervenklinik Wagner Jauregg, eine Gesundheitseinrichtung der Gespag, Linz, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:87-90. 2010
    ..The FDG-PET showed a diffuse lack of activity. IgM and IgG antibodies of dengue virus were positive. We interpreted these psychiatric symptoms as a result of a dengue virus infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin is correlated to high turnover in osteoporosis
    Gunter Hipmair
    Department of Orthopedics, General Hospital of Linz, Austria
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 31:155-60. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to investigate a possible relationship of leptin and bone turn-over in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, severity and predictors of HOMA-estimated insulin resistance in diabetic and nondiabetic patients with end-stage renal disease
    Gerd Bodlaj
    Second Department of Medicine, General Hospital Linz, Linz Austria
    J Nephrol 19:607-12. 2006
    ..We investigated prevalence, severity, predictors and relation to vascular diseases by the homeostasis model assessment (HOMA-IR) in diabetic and nondiabetic ESRD patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hypocalcemic choreoathetosis and tetany after bisphosphonate treatment
    Raffi Topakian
    Mov Disord 21:2026-7. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus infection in central European vitiligo patients?
    Robert Pichler
    Autoimmunity 38:121-2. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Viruses and their roles in immune mediated disease: another piece to this complex puzzle
    Robert Pichler
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:597-9. 2002