Valeria Barresi

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acne inversa complicated by squamous cell carcinoma in association with diffuse malignant peritoneal mesothelioma arising in the absence of predisposing factors: a case report
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, University of Messina, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 35:70-3. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Density of microvessels positive for CD105 (endoglin) is related to prognosis in meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Acta Neuropathol 114:147-56. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Sstr2A immunohistochemical expression in human meningiomas: is there a correlation with the histological grade, proliferation or microvessel density?
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Oncol Rep 20:485-92. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD105) expression in the human heart throughout gestation: an immunohistochemical study
    Barresi Valeria
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Reprod Sci 15:1018-26. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Stage I colorectal carcinoma: VEGF immunohistochemical expression, microvessel density, and their correlation with clinical outcome
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 457:11-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of caveolin-1 expression in the human fetal and neonatal striated muscle and absence in the adult's
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, Messina, Italy
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 16:267-73. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Correlative study of microvessel density and 5-lipoxygenase expression in human sporadic colorectal cancer
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1807-12. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Caveolin-1 immuno-expression in human gastric cancer: histopathogenetic hypotheses
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 453:571-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD105) immuno-expression in human foetal and neonatal lungs
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 23:701-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Correlative evidence that tumor cell-derived caveolin-1 mediates angiogenesis in meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Neuropathology 28:472-8. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Acne inversa complicated by squamous cell carcinoma in association with diffuse malignant peritoneal mesothelioma arising in the absence of predisposing factors: a case report
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, University of Messina, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 35:70-3. 2008
    ..21-22 have been found in mesothelioma as well. It is thus tempting to speculate that genetic mutations involving chromosome 1p.21-22 may account for the development of both diseases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Density of microvessels positive for CD105 (endoglin) is related to prognosis in meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Acta Neuropathol 114:147-56. 2007
    ..CD105 might serve as a target for therapeutic approaches blocking blood supply in meningiomas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sstr2A immunohistochemical expression in human meningiomas: is there a correlation with the histological grade, proliferation or microvessel density?
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Oncol Rep 20:485-92. 2008
    ..The existence of a correlation between sstr2A expression and the entity of neo-angiogenesis provides the basis for the use of somatostatin analogue-based therapies in the treatment of meningiomas...
  4. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD105) expression in the human heart throughout gestation: an immunohistochemical study
    Barresi Valeria
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Reprod Sci 15:1018-26. 2008
    ..Endoglin altered expression in association with cardiac defects further highlights its importance in normal cardiac embryogenesis and morphogenesis...
  5. doi request reprint Stage I colorectal carcinoma: VEGF immunohistochemical expression, microvessel density, and their correlation with clinical outcome
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 457:11-9. 2010
    ..VEGF assessment might be used in order to select those patients with a higher progression risk and to submit them to adjuvant therapies useful to prevent adverse outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of caveolin-1 expression in the human fetal and neonatal striated muscle and absence in the adult's
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, Messina, Italy
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 16:267-73. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint Correlative study of microvessel density and 5-lipoxygenase expression in human sporadic colorectal cancer
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1807-12. 2008
    ..Its activity in promoting neoangiogenesis in colorectal malignancies has been also recently theorized on the basis of in vitro studies...
  8. doi request reprint Caveolin-1 immuno-expression in human gastric cancer: histopathogenetic hypotheses
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 453:571-8. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD105) immuno-expression in human foetal and neonatal lungs
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 23:701-8. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Correlative evidence that tumor cell-derived caveolin-1 mediates angiogenesis in meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Neuropathology 28:472-8. 2008
    ..The clarification of cav-1 role in the neoangiogensis of meningiomas may open new insights about the possibility of novel therapeutic strategies in these neoplasias...
  11. ncbi request reprint Caveolin-1 in meningiomas: expression and clinico-pathological correlations
    V Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Universita degli Studi di Messina, Messina, Italy
    Acta Neuropathol 112:617-26. 2006
    ..Multivariate analysis indicated that only Ki-67 was an independent prognostic factor. Increased immunoexpression of the Cav-1 seems to be associated with the biological aggressiveness of meningiomas, reflecting a worse prognosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Spinal intradural müllerianosis: a case report
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 21:1111-4. 2006
    ..These features were consistent with a diagnosis of müllerianosis. This is a very uncommon form of presentation of müllerianosis that must be correctly identified since patients can benefit from hormonal therapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gliosarcoma with features of osteoblastic osteosarcoma: a review
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, Via ConsolareValeria, Messina, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1208-11. 2006
    ..In most instances the sarcomatous component is represented by a fibrosarcoma, but other stromal malignancies have also been described. Osteosarcomatous differentiation in gliosarcoma has been rarely reported...
  14. ncbi request reprint Caveolin-1 immuno-expression in human fetal tissues during mid and late gestation
    Valeria Barresi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Policlinico Universitario, Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 50:183-90. 2006
    ..This unexpected pattern of Cav-1 in human fetus may predict novel roles for Cav-1 during fetal development...
  15. ncbi request reprint Poorly differentiated clusters (PDCs) as a novel histological predictor of nodal metastases in pT1 colorectal cancer
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology Gaetano Barresi, University of Messina, 98125, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 464:655-62. 2014
    ..The combination of this parameter with SM invasion depth may allow identifying most of the pT1 CRC with nodal metastases. ..
  16. doi request reprint HER2 status in unusual histological variants of gastric adenocarcinomas
    Giuseppe Giuffre
    Department of Human Pathology, Section of Pathological Anatomy, A O U Polyclinic G Martino, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 65:237-41. 2012
    ..To investigate HER2 status in a cohort of 109 gastric adenocarcinomas also including unusual variants, such as 14 hepatoid (HAS) and 9 mitochondrion-rich (MRC), characterised by an opposing clinical behaviour...
  17. doi request reprint Embolized meningiomas: risk of overgrading and neo-angiogenesis
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Neurooncol 113:207-19. 2013
    ..Also, caution should be used in the interpretation of MVD as a prognostic factor in embolized meningioma, as it may also result from POE procedure...
  18. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin: a new prognostic marker in stage I colorectal carcinoma?
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Hum Pathol 42:1720-6. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Histologic grading based on counting poorly differentiated clusters in preoperative biopsy predicts nodal involvement and pTNM stage in colorectal cancer patients
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 45:268-75. 2014
    ..In view of its good reproducibility, accuracy, and predictive value on the anatomical extent of the disease, it may be taken into account for decision-making in colorectal cancer treatment. ..
  20. doi request reprint Expression of brachyury in hemangioblastoma: potential use in differential diagnosis
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1052-7. 2012
    ..On the basis of our findings we propose the use of brachyury as an additional helpful immunohistochemical marker to resolve the differential diagnosis of HBL toward histologic mimics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of neo-angiogenesis in a case of chordoid meningioma
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Neurooncol 95:445-7. 2009
    ..We suggest that VEGF expression and MVD may represent significant prognostic factors in chordoid meningiomas...
  22. ncbi request reprint 5-Lipoxygenase is coexpressed with Cox-2 in sporadic colorectal cancer: a correlation with advanced stage
    Valeria Barresi
    Dottorato di Ricerca in Oncologia Clinica, Sperimentale Applicata e Ricerca Translazionale sui Tumori, Universita di Messina, Messina, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:1576-84. 2007
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  23. doi request reprint Semaphorin3A immunohistochemical expression in human meningiomas: correlation with the microvessel density
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 454:563-71. 2009
    ..The supplementation of SEMA3A might be used in novel therapeutic antiangiogenic strategies to prevent the recurrence of highly vascularized meningiomas...
  24. doi request reprint Does lactoferrin behave as an immunohistochemical oncofetal marker in bone and cartilage human neoplasms?
    Antonio Ieni
    Department of Human Pathology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, Pad D, Via Consolare Valeria, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Pathol Oncol Res 17:287-93. 2011
    ..Our findings indicate a role for LF as a bone growth regulator in the early phases of the human endochondral ossification, although the hypothesis of LF as oncofetal marker appears questionable in bone tumours...
  25. doi request reprint Meningeal tumors histologically mimicking meningioma
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, Section of Pathological Anatomy, University of Messina, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 208:567-77. 2012
    ..Histological and immunohistochemical clues for the differential diagnosis are discussed...
  26. doi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma grading by quantifying poorly differentiated cell clusters is more reproducible and provides more robust prognostic information than conventional grading
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 461:621-8. 2012
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  27. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) immunoexpression in follicular-patterned lesions of the thyroid gland
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Virchows Arch 460:319-25. 2012
    ..The use of biotin free system or the preliminary biotin inhibition is warranted for the detection of NGAL in thyroid samples, especially when dealing with Hürthle cell tumors...
  28. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical assessment of lymphovascular invasion in stage I colorectal carcinoma: prognostic relevance and correlation with nodal micrometastases
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:66-72. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the assessment of LVI may be applied to establish the likelihood of nodal involvement from carcinomas treated with conservative local excision techniques, which provide no regional nodes for histologic examination...
  29. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin immunohistochemical expression in colorectal cancer and its correlation with histological grade and tumour microvessel density
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Pathology 41:533-8. 2009
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  30. doi request reprint Immunolocalization of lactoferrin in cartilage-forming neoplasms
    Antonio Ieni
    Department of Human Pathology, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, Pad D, Via Consolare Valeria, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Orthop Sci 14:732-7. 2009
    ..Lf immunoreactivity has been extensively investigated in many neoplastic tissues. Recently, Lf expression was documented in the osteoblastic lineage of bone-forming tumors as well as in osteoblasts of fetal bone...
  31. ncbi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin immunoexpression in renal tumors: correlation with histotype and histological grade
    Valeria Barresi
    Departments of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Oncol Rep 24:305-10. 2010
    ..Further studies are required to investigate the potential diagnostic utility of NGAL in the early diagnosis of metastatic progression of RCC...
  32. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) and matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) prognostic value in stage I colorectal carcinoma
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 207:479-86. 2011
    ..If our findings are confirmed in further analyses, NGAL assessment might be used in order to select those patients with a higher progression risk and to submit them to adjuvant therapies useful to prevent adverse outcome...
  33. doi request reprint Large trigeminal schwannoma of the infratemporal fossa: evaluation of neoangiogenesis in this rare neoplasm
    Concetta Alafaci
    Neurosurgical Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry, and Anaesthesiology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Head Neck 35:E272-6. 2013
    ..Trigeminal schwannomas are uncommon intracranial tumors. Extracranial trigeminal schwannomas in the infratemporal fossa are rare...
  34. pmc Immuno-expression of endoglin and smooth muscle actin in the vessels of brain metastases. Is there a rational for anti-angiogenic therapy?
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology G Barresi, University of Messina, Messina 98125, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 15:5663-79. 2014
    ..Although our findings need to be validated in correlative studies with a clinical response, this should be taken into account in therapeutic protocols in order to avoid the adverse effects of useless therapies...
  35. doi request reprint Lactoferrin immuno-expression in human normal and neoplastic bone tissue
    Antonio Ieni
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Bone Miner Metab 27:364-71. 2009
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  36. doi request reprint Caveolin-1 expression in diffuse gliomas: correlation with the proliferation index, epidermal growth factor receptor, p53, and 1p/19q status
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Hum Pathol 40:1738-46. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the present study indicates that caveolin-1 is not useful as diagnostic marker to differentiate grade II astrocytomas from oligodendrogliomas...
  37. doi request reprint Intradural chordoma of the Meckel's cave: a challenging differential diagnosis
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Neuropathology 32:577-82. 2012
    ..We also show that, different from conventional chordoma, intradural chordoma does not express the metallo-proteinases (MMPs) -2 and -9, which may account for its indolent biological behavior...
  38. ncbi request reprint Thyroid metastases from renal cell carcinoma: review of the literature
    Alessandro Sindoni
    University of Messina, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:590-602. 2010
    ..Finally, survival was longer for women. Thyroid metastases, even if rare in the clinical practice, must be considered in the differential diagnosis of a thyroid nodule, particularly in patients who have a history of malignancies...
  39. ncbi request reprint The expression of adiponectin receptors Adipo-R1 and Adipo-R2 is associated with an intestinal histotype and longer survival in gastric carcinoma
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 62:705-9. 2009
    ..The expression of these receptors has been documented in gastric cancer (GC) cell lines, but only a few data exist on their expression in GC neoplastic tissue...
  40. pmc Brachyury: a diagnostic marker for the differential diagnosis of chordoma and hemangioblastoma versus neoplastic histological mimickers
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology G Barresi, University of Messina, Italy Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, Pad D, Via Consolare Valeria 1, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Dis Markers 2014:514753. 2014
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  41. ncbi request reprint HGF/c-met system targeting PI3K/AKT and STAT3/phosphorylated-STAT3 pathways in pituitary adenomas: an immunohistochemical characterization in view of targeted therapies
    Maria Trovato
    Department of Human Pathology, Pad D 4 piano AOU Policlinico G Martino, Via Consolare Valeria, 1, 98125, Messina, Italy
    Endocrine 44:735-43. 2013
    ..There might be practical implications for the targeted therapy of PA...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological characteristics, hormone receptor status and matrix metallo-proteinase-9 (MMP-9) immunohistochemical expression in spinal meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 208:350-5. 2012
    ..Thus, the evaluation of both MMP-9 and PR expression might be of use in the identification of spinal meningiomas at higher risk of relapse...
  43. doi request reprint Tongue schwannoma: clinicopathological findings
    Luciano Catalfamo
    School and Unit of Maxillo Facial Surgery and Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1158-61. 2011
    ..We report a case of a 28-year-old patient with a tongue schwannoma. Morphologic analysis and immunohistochemical findings strongly support the diagnosis. Surgical treatment is discussed...
  44. doi request reprint High-grade urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder showing acquisition of microcystic histology in the penile metastasis: histogenetic considerations
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 205:568-71. 2009
    ..Future studies investigating mucin expression in microcystic urothelial carcinoma may help to define the histogenesis of this tumor...
  45. ncbi request reprint Relationship between immunoexpression of mucin peptide cores MUC1 and MUC2 and Lauren's histologic subtypes of gastric carcinomas
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 50:301-9. 2006
    ..In particular, the term intestinal-type tumour as referred to gland-forming gastric cancer does not seem to reflect an immunohistochemical phenotype...
  46. ncbi request reprint Müllerianosis of the urinary bladder: a rare tumorlike lesion
    Giovanni Branca
    From the Department of Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 138:432-6. 2014
    ..Müllerianosis may be responsive to gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists. Surgical resection may be justified in the case of clinical symptoms refractory to hormone therapy. ..
  47. pmc A retroperitoneal cyst with unusual urinary histogenesis: clinical and immunomorphological characteristics
    Giovanni Branca
    Section of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Human Pathology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Int Med Case Rep J 3:81-5. 2010
    ..Immunohistochemical profile was characterized by positive expression of epithelial cystic cells for CKAE1/AE3, CK7, CK8, and CK18, with EMA sustaining the diagnosis of a benign retroperitoneal cyst of urinary system origin...
  48. pmc Innovative therapeutic strategies in the treatment of brain metastases
    Maria Caffo
    Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of Messina, A O U Policlinico G Martino, Via Consolare Valeria, 1, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 14:2135-74. 2013
    ..In this review, we will report current data on targeted therapies. A brief review about brain metastatic process will be also presented...
  49. ncbi request reprint Immunoexpression of lactoferrin in human sporadic renal cell carcinomas
    Giuseppe Giuffre
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, I 98125 Messina, Italy
    Oncol Rep 17:1021-6. 2007
    ..The reduced Lf immunoexpression in some CCC may be because of the down-regulation of Lf gene due to the frequent deletion of 3p regions reported in this RCC variant...
  50. doi request reprint Angiogenesis in meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Brain Tumor Pathol 28:99-106. 2011
    ..Herein the methods for quantification of angiogenesis as well as its regulating factors in meningiomas are reviewed...
  51. doi request reprint Isolated endometriosis on the rectus abdominis muscle in women without a history of abdominal surgery: a rare and intriguing finding
    Roberta Granese
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Gaetano Martino, Messina, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:798-801. 2009
    ..We suggest including endometriosis in the differential diagnosis of a symptomatic mass in the abdominal wall in women with and without a surgical history...
  52. doi request reprint The cell growth inhibitory transcription factor C/EBPdelta is expressed in human meningiomas in association with low histological grade and proliferation index
    V Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Neurooncol 97:233-40. 2010
    ..If further studies confirm its induction by inflammatory mediators, this might be exploited in novel therapies to prevent recurrences in meningiomas...
  53. ncbi request reprint Quantity of AgNORs in gastric endocrine carcinoid tumours as a potential prognostic tool
    G Giuffre
    Department of Human Pathology, Polyclinic Pad D, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 50:45-50. 2006
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  54. ncbi request reprint Increased ratio of vascular endothelial growth factor to semaphorin3A is a negative prognostic factor in human meningiomas
    Valeria Barresi
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Neuropathology . 2010
    ..Further validation of our results may open the way for the use of drugs targeting not only VEGF, but also NRP-1 and SEMA3A to prevent recurrences of meningiomas...
  55. pmc Lumbar Ureteral Stenosis due to Endometriosis: Our Experience and Review of the Literature
    Salvatore Butticè
    Unit of Urology, Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Via C Valeria 1, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Case Rep Urol 2013:812475. 2013
    ..The finding suggested a very rare diagnosis of isolated lumbar ureteral endometriosis...
  56. ncbi request reprint An unusual presentation of secondary involvement of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. A case report
    Fausto Famà
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Italy
    Tumori 94:617-20. 2008
    ..This occurrence must be considered in the differential diagnosis of a breast lump so that the primary hematological disease can be adequately treated and the correct type of breast surgery performed...
  57. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography evaluation of ulcerative colitis: the patterns and the comparison with histology
    Luigi Familiari
    Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University Hospital, Messina, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:2833-40. 2006
    ..This technique should be more and more able to identify tissue microstructures with a resolution that is nearly that of histology (optical biopsy)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical localization and functional characterization of somatostatin receptor subtypes in a corticotropin releasing hormone- secreting adrenal phaeochromocytoma: review of the literature and report of a case
    Rosaria M Ruggeri
    Section of Endocrinology of University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 53:1-6. 2009
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  59. ncbi request reprint Actinic keratosis associated with squamous and basal cell carcinomas: an evaluation of neoplastic progression by a standardized AgNOR analysis
    G Giuffre
    Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:53-60. 2008
    ..Additionally, our data document that the standardised AgNOR analysis represents a strong negative predictor for the association between SCC and AK. Indeed, a low AgNOR quantity mostly is associated with AK cases without SCC...
  60. ncbi request reprint Immunoexpression of CD30 and CD30 ligand in deciduas from spontaneous abortions
    M Trovato
    Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Padiglione D, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 49:285-90. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the distinctive expression of CD30/CD30-L in deciduas from physiological pregnancies may indicate that the CD30/CD30-L system exerts its main role in the first trimester...
  61. doi request reprint Correlative evidence that tumor cell-derived caveolin 1 mediates angiogenesis
    Valeria Barresi
    Hum Pathol 39:471-2; author reply 472. 2008