Giuseppe M V Barbagallo

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Isolated, benign, intraorbital schwannoma arising from the supraorbital nerve. Case report and review of the literature
    G M V Barbagallo
    West London Neurosciences Centre, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, London, UK
    J Neurosurg Sci 48:75-80; discussion 80. 2004
  2. pmc Zero-P: a new zero-profile cage-plate device for single and multilevel ACDF. A single institution series with four years maximum follow-up and review of the literature on zero-profile devices
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Neurosurgery and Radiology Departments, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:S868-78. 2013
  3. pmc Disappearance of degenerative, non-inflammatory, retro-odontoid pseudotumor following posterior C1-C2 fixation: case series and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:S879-88. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Bilateral tubular minimally invasive approach for decompression, reduction and fixation in lumbosacral lythic spondylolisthesis
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Neurosurgery Department, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurosurg Focus 35:Video 9. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of EGFR expression in de novo and progressed atypical and anaplastic meningiomas: an immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization pilot study
    R Caltabiano
    G F Ingrassia Department, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 57:139-51. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The "sandwich phenomenon": a rare complication in adjacent, double-level X-stop surgery: report of three cases and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E96-100. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Anatomic midline marking during cervical arthroplasty with ProDisc-C: an alternative, simple, and reliable method: technical note
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129 Catania, Italy
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:610-4. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Analysis of complications in patients treated with the X-Stop Interspinous Process Decompression System: proposal for a novel anatomic scoring system for patient selection and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Neurosurgery 65:111-19; discussion 119-20. 2009
  9. pmc Early results and review of the literature of a novel hybrid surgical technique combining cervical arthrodesis and disc arthroplasty for treating multilevel degenerative disc disease: opposite or complementary techniques?
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 18:29-39. 2009
  10. pmc Giant cell ependymoma of the cervical spinal cord: case report and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 18:186-90. 2009

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Isolated, benign, intraorbital schwannoma arising from the supraorbital nerve. Case report and review of the literature
    G M V Barbagallo
    West London Neurosciences Centre, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, London, UK
    J Neurosurg Sci 48:75-80; discussion 80. 2004
    ..To the authors' knowledge the fronto-orbitozygomatic approach has not been previously reported for the removal of supraorbital nerve tumors...
  2. pmc Zero-P: a new zero-profile cage-plate device for single and multilevel ACDF. A single institution series with four years maximum follow-up and review of the literature on zero-profile devices
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Neurosurgery and Radiology Departments, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:S868-78. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Disappearance of degenerative, non-inflammatory, retro-odontoid pseudotumor following posterior C1-C2 fixation: case series and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:S879-88. 2013
    ..The relevant literature is also reviewed...
  4. doi request reprint Bilateral tubular minimally invasive approach for decompression, reduction and fixation in lumbosacral lythic spondylolisthesis
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Neurosurgery Department, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurosurg Focus 35:Video 9. 2013
    ..The video can be found here: http://youtu.be/G4Qdg-A-Y3M...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of EGFR expression in de novo and progressed atypical and anaplastic meningiomas: an immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization pilot study
    R Caltabiano
    G F Ingrassia Department, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 57:139-51. 2013
    ..Elevated expression or activity of EGFR has been reported in several cancers, including brain tumours. EGFR activation can enhance the malignant potential of epithelial tissues...
  6. doi request reprint The "sandwich phenomenon": a rare complication in adjacent, double-level X-stop surgery: report of three cases and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E96-100. 2010
    ..Case reports...
  7. doi request reprint Anatomic midline marking during cervical arthroplasty with ProDisc-C: an alternative, simple, and reliable method: technical note
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Viale XX Settembre 45, 95129 Catania, Italy
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:610-4. 2009
    ..Retrospective study...
  8. doi request reprint Analysis of complications in patients treated with the X-Stop Interspinous Process Decompression System: proposal for a novel anatomic scoring system for patient selection and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Neurosurgery 65:111-19; discussion 119-20. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze a series of complications occurring at a single institution and their potential causes and propose an anatomic scoring system that may help to classify patients and prevent complications...
  9. pmc Early results and review of the literature of a novel hybrid surgical technique combining cervical arthrodesis and disc arthroplasty for treating multilevel degenerative disc disease: opposite or complementary techniques?
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 18:29-39. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Giant cell ependymoma of the cervical spinal cord: case report and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico G Rodolico, Catania, Italy
    Eur Spine J 18:186-90. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary C1-2, intradural, extramedullary meningeal sarcoma with glial fibrillary acidic protein-immunoreactive components: a spinal gliosarcoma? Case report and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Institutes of Neurosurgery and Pathological Anatomy, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Neurosurg 96:230-5. 2002
    ..The clinical, radiological, and operative data are reviewed, as are the histopathological findings. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first case of a primary spinal intradural extramedullary gliosarcoma reported in the literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thoracic idiopathic spinal cord herniation at the vertebral body level: a subgroup with a poor prognosis? Case reports and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Neurosurg 97:369-74. 2002
    ..Herniation that occurs directly into a VB cavity may form a distinct subgroup in which the presentation is atypical and the prognosis worse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term resolution of acute, obstructive, triventricular hydrocephalus by endoscopic removal of a third ventricular hematoma without third ventriculostomy. Case report and review of the literature
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosciences, University of Catania Italy
    J Neurosurg 102:930-4. 2005
    ..A reduction in the duration of hospitalization is a beneficial consequence. The authors assert that third ventriculostomy is not always needed...
  14. doi request reprint 'Recurrent' glioblastoma multiforme, when should we reoperate?
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Lower Lane, Fazakerly, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 22:452-5. 2008
    ..Surgical treatment of recurrent glioblastoma multiforme in selected patients should always be considered...
  15. doi request reprint Subphrenic hematoma after thoracoscopic discectomy: description of a very rare adverse event and review of the literature on complications: case report
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Neurosurgery and Radiology Departments, Policlinico G Rodolico University Hospital, Catania and
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:436-44. 2013
    ..The authors submit that conversion to an open approach is safer when persistent anesthesia-related complications are encountered in thoracoscopic discectomy. ..
  16. pmc Percutaneous minimally invasive versus open spine surgery in the treatment of fractures of the thoracolumbar junction: a comparative effectiveness review
    Giuseppe M V Barbagallo
    Department of Neurosciences, Division of Neurosurgery, Policlinico University Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Evid Based Spine Care J 3:43-9. 2012
    ..However, concerns remain on the effectiveness of percutaneous techniques in correcting spinal deformity and achieving bony fusion. Further studies are needed to verify these preliminary findings...
  17. doi request reprint Review of current microsurgical management of insular gliomas
    Francesco Signorelli
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:19-26. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to provide the reader with an updated review of the anatomy, the clinical picture, diagnosis and surgical management of insular gliomas...
  18. doi request reprint Neuroendoscopic observation of a large anterior communicating artery aneurysm
    Claudio Schonauer
    Neurosurgery 56:E629. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuroendoscopic observation of a large anterior communicating artery aneurysm
    Claudio Schonauer
    Neurosurgery 56:E873. 2005