Vincent Anaf

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Anatomic significance of a positive barium enema in deep infiltrating endometriosis of the large bowel
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels ULB, 808, Route de Lennik, 1070, Brussels, Belgium
    World J Surg 33:822-7. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain, mast cells, and nerves in peritoneal, ovarian, and deep infiltrating endometriosis
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynaecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 86:1336-43. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyperalgesia, nerve infiltration and nerve growth factor expression in deep adenomyotic nodules, peritoneal and ovarian endometriosis
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynaecology, Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 17:1895-900. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Preferential infiltration of large bowel endometriosis along the nerves of the colon
    V Anaf
    Departments of Gyneacology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 19:996-1002. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Increased nerve density in deep infiltrating endometriotic nodules
    V Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 71:112-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The steroidogenic factor-1 protein is not expressed in various forms of endometriosis but is strongly present in ovarian cortical or medullary mesenchymatous cells adjacent to endometriotic foci
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 95:2655-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Estrogen and progesterone receptors in smooth muscle component of deep infiltrating endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Pathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 93:1774-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Galectin-3 is overexpressed in various forms of endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynaecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:253-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Steroidogenic factor-1 expression in ovarian endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 18:258-61. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymph node involvement and lymphovascular invasion in deep infiltrating rectosigmoid endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Pathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 89:1069-72. 2008

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Anatomic significance of a positive barium enema in deep infiltrating endometriosis of the large bowel
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels ULB, 808, Route de Lennik, 1070, Brussels, Belgium
    World J Surg 33:822-7. 2009
    ..The anatomopathological significance of a positive double-contrast barium enema (DCBE) for suspicion of deep infiltrating endometriosis of the large bowel was studied. This is a retrospective study of a prospective database...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain, mast cells, and nerves in peritoneal, ovarian, and deep infiltrating endometriosis
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynaecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 86:1336-43. 2006
    ..To detect and quantify mast cells in peritoneal, ovarian, and deep infiltrating endometriosis and to study the relationship between mast cells and nerves in endometriosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyperalgesia, nerve infiltration and nerve growth factor expression in deep adenomyotic nodules, peritoneal and ovarian endometriosis
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynaecology, Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 17:1895-900. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Preferential infiltration of large bowel endometriosis along the nerves of the colon
    V Anaf
    Departments of Gyneacology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 19:996-1002. 2004
    ..Little is known about the mode and the extent of infiltration of endometriotic lesions in the large bowel...
  5. doi request reprint Increased nerve density in deep infiltrating endometriotic nodules
    V Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 71:112-7. 2011
    ..In order to clarify this issue, we assessed the nerve density in deep infiltrating endometriotic nodules of the posterior vagina and in the adjacent healthy vaginal tissue of the same patient...
  6. doi request reprint The steroidogenic factor-1 protein is not expressed in various forms of endometriosis but is strongly present in ovarian cortical or medullary mesenchymatous cells adjacent to endometriotic foci
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 95:2655-7. 2011
    ..However, the strong expression of SF-1 in cortical and medullary ovarian mesenchymatous cells may be capable of creating a favorable steroidogenic environment and the development of the disease...
  7. doi request reprint Estrogen and progesterone receptors in smooth muscle component of deep infiltrating endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Pathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 93:1774-7. 2010
    ..To analyze the expression of estrogen (ER) and progesterone (PR) receptors in the smooth muscle component (SMC) of deep infiltrating endometriosis (DIE)...
  8. doi request reprint Galectin-3 is overexpressed in various forms of endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynaecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:253-7. 2011
    ..05), and second in the eutopic endometrium of women with endometriosis than in eutopic endometrium of women without endometriosis. Our data suggest that gal-3 may have a potential role in the development of endometriosis...
  9. doi request reprint Steroidogenic factor-1 expression in ovarian endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 18:258-61. 2010
    ..However, the strong expression of SF-1 observed in cortical and medullary ovarian mesenchymatous cells adjacent to endometriosis, suggests a potential role for these cells in locally induced steroidogenesis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymph node involvement and lymphovascular invasion in deep infiltrating rectosigmoid endometriosis
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Pathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 89:1069-72. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy deregulates prostaglandin-endoperoxidase synthase 2 (PTGS2) expression in endometriotic tissues
    Pietro Santulli
    Université Paris Descartes P S, B B, D d Z, C C, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Universitaire Ouest, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Cochin St Vincent de Paul, Department of Gynecology Obstetrics II and Reproductive Medicine, 75679 Paris, France Université Paris Descartes P S, B B, D V, C C, Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM, Unité de Recherche U1016, Institut Cochin, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unite Mixte de Recherche 8104, 75014 Paris, France Université Paris Descartes P S, F B, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, Laboratoire d Immunologie, Équipe d Accueil 1833 Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hopital Cochin, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France and Department of Gynecopathology J C N, I F, V A, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, 1070 Brussels
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:881-90. 2014
    ..Oral contraceptives are the treatment of choice for symptomatic endometriotic women. However the effects of oral contraceptives use and prostaglandin pathway in endometriotic women are actually still unknown...
  12. pmc Recurrence of mitotically active cellular fibroma of the ovary
    Dario Bucella
    Département de gynécologie, Hopital Universitaire Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2009:803062. 2009
    ..This case, however, strongly suggests maintaining a long-term clinical follow-up even though the principal tumour was surgically treated without tumour rupture or in the absence of adherence or any surgical difficulty...
  13. doi request reprint Omental trophoblastic implants after surgical management of ectopic pregnancy
    Dario Bucella
    Department of Gynaecology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:115-7. 2009
    ..Moreover, implants on the omentum are exceptional. This particular localization is exceptional and its physiopathology, diagnosis, surgical management and follow-up are discussed in this paper...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the cervix with prominent eosinophilic infiltrate: an HPV-18 associated case
    Keziban Saylam
    Department of Gynecology, Hopital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:564-6. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoid receptor expression in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix
    F Buxant
    Department of Gynaecology, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 30:259-62. 2009
    ..Moreover, recently GCs were described as inhibitors of some chemotherapy or radiation-induced apoptosis. The presence or not of a glucocorticoid receptor (GR) in normal and abnormal exocervices is thus interesting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ki-67 immunostaining activity is higher in positive axillary lymph nodes than in the primary breast tumor
    F Buxant
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, CUB Hospital Erasme, Brussels, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 75:1-3. 2002
    ..In this study, we have compared Ki-67 activity in 38 primary breast tumors and in their respective positive axillary lymph nodes (ALNs)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Successful medical management of multifocal psoas abscess following cesarean section: report of a case and review of the literature
    K Saylam
    Université Libre de Brussels, Hospital Universitaire Erasme, Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 102:211-4. 2002
    ..Although it required a long hospital stay, medical treatment alone was effective. More experience is required to determine which therapeutic option: medical treatment and/or surgery, is the best choice for this type of complication...
  18. ncbi request reprint [The gynecology-obstetrics department]
    Y Englert
    Rev Med Brux 23:69-76. 2002
    ..Finally, the security of viral transmission in assisted procreation and the treatment of these patients with chronic viral diseases (Hepatitis C or HIV) are another domain with important scientific activity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cervical response to vaccination against HPV16 E7 in case of severe dysplasia
    Ph Simon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, CUB Hopital Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 109:219-23. 2003
    ..To evaluate the tolerance to vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV)16 E7 (in SB adjuvant ASO2B) and its histological and immunohistological effects on HPV16 associated high-grade cervical dysplasias associated with HPV16...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laminin-5 gamma 2 chain expression in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical carcinoma
    J C Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1119-23. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Rapid groin recurrence of a vulvar carcinoma with invasion of the femoral vessels and the importance of the initial groin dissection in the staging surgery
    E Buxant
    Department of Gynaecology, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, ULB, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 105:418-9. 2005
    ..The disease spreads from the vulva through embolization to the locoregional lymphatic station, the inguinofemoral nodes. The single most important prognostic factor is the presence or absence of nodal disease...
  22. doi request reprint Androgen receptor expression in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital Universitaire Erasme, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 27:437-41. 2008
    ..These data provide new insights concerning a potential role of androgen and AR in cervical carcinogenesis, which should be confirmed in furthers studies...
  23. doi request reprint Endometriosis: contribution of 3.0-T pelvic MR imaging in preoperative assessment--initial results
    Nathalie Hottat
    Departments of Radiology, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Radiology 253:126-34. 2009
    ..To determine the accuracy of 3.0-T pelvic magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in the preoperative assessment of endometriosis and to evaluate colon wall involvement after intrarectal gel administration...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cavernous lymphangioma of the vulva
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:378-9. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Ureteral mullerian carcinosarcoma (mixed mullerian tumor) associated with endometriosis occurring in a patient with a concentrated soy isoflavones supplementation
    Jean Christophe Noel
    Department of Gynecopathology, Erasme University Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:389-92. 2006
    ..Given the extraordinary popularity and availability of these dietary supplements, several studies are indispensable regarding their safety particularly in women with extensive endometriosis...
  26. doi request reprint Does infusion of colloid influence the occurrence of postoperative nausea and vomiting after elective surgery in women?
    Lionel L Haentjens
    Hôpital Erasme Département d Anesthésie Réanimation, Route de Lennik, 808, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Anesth Analg 108:1788-93. 2009
    ..In this study we investigated the effects of colloids or crystalloids on PONV when given in addition to a background minimal crystalloid infusion in a female population of surgical patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopical insertion of intraperitoneal catheters for intraperitoneal chemotherapy
    Vincent Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Free University of Brussels, Academic Hospital Erasme, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:1140-5. 2003
    ..A preaponevrotic forceps was used to grasp the catheter and bring it to the portal, which is located on the intercostal aponevrosis 2 or 3 cm above the laparoscope entry...
  28. ncbi request reprint Persisting active and proliferative intrinsic ureteral endometriosis under GNRH agonists therapy: a case with immunohistological study
    V Anaf
    Department of Gynaecology, Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 97:250-4. 2001
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint A first case of Streptococcus bovis bacteremia and peritonitis from endometrial cancer origin
    V Anaf
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, , , Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 101:38-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Because we excluded bowel pathology and endocarditis, this is the first case of Streptococcus Bovis bacteremia from endometrial cancer origin...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgical resection of rectovaginal pouch of douglas endometriotic nodules on pelvic pain and some elements of patients' sex life
    V Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Hospital Erasme, , Brussels, Belgium, 1070
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 8:55-60. 2001
    ..Laparoscopic resection of the nodules significantly improves these conditions. (J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 8(1):55-60, 2001)..
  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship between endometriotic foci and nerves in rectovaginal endometriotic nodules
    V Anaf
    Departments of Gynaecology, Pathology and Digestive Surgery, Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 15:1744-50. 2000
    ..We postulate that such topographical relationships could at least partially explain the strong association between this lesion and pain...