L Chiapparini

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Publications

  1. ncbi Spinal radiological findings in nine patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neuroradiology 44:143-50; discussion 151-2. 2002
  2. ncbi Diagnostic imaging in 13 cases of Rasmussen's encephalitis: can early MRI suggest the diagnosis?
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Neuroradiology 45:171-83. 2003
  3. ncbi Rasmussen's encephalitis: early characteristics allow diagnosis
    T Granata
    Division of Child Neurology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 60:422-5. 2003
  4. ncbi Headache and spontaneous low cerebrospinal fluid pressure syndrome
    E Mea
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S232-4. 2007
  5. doi Application of IHS criteria to headache attributed to spontaneous intracranial hypotension in a large population
    E Mea
    Headache Centre, Neurological Department, corrected Neurological Institute, C Besta Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 29:418-22. 2009
  6. doi Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis with neurological presentation: MRI findings and a nearly miss diagnosis
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:473-7. 2011
  7. doi Clinical features and outcomes in spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a survey of 90 consecutive patients
    E Mea
    Department of Neurology and Headache Centre, Fondazione Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S11-3. 2009
  8. ncbi Headache and intracranial hypotension: neuroradiological findings
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S138-41. 2004
  9. doi Treatment of alterations in CSF dynamics
    E Mea
    Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S117-20. 2011
  10. doi The "eye-of-the-tiger" sign may be absent in the early stages of classic pantothenate kinase associated neurodegeneration
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, IRCCS Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 42:159-62. 2011

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  1. ncbi Spinal radiological findings in nine patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neuroradiology 44:143-50; discussion 151-2. 2002
    ..Radioisotope cisternography is probably the most sensitive examination for documenting the leakage of CSF out of the subarachnoid space; myelo-CT may precisely demonstrate the point of the CSF fistula, whereas MRI may only suggest it...
  2. ncbi Diagnostic imaging in 13 cases of Rasmussen's encephalitis: can early MRI suggest the diagnosis?
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Neuroradiology 45:171-83. 2003
    ..Early diagnosis of RE may be crucial for selecting patients for aggressive medical therapy or major surgical interventions such as hemispherectomy...
  3. ncbi Rasmussen's encephalitis: early characteristics allow diagnosis
    T Granata
    Division of Child Neurology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 60:422-5. 2003
    ..To identify early manifestations of Rasmussen encephalitis (RE) that can prompt early and reasonably secure diagnosis, allowing medical or surgical therapies at an early stage when they may be more effective in slowing the disease...
  4. ncbi Headache and spontaneous low cerebrospinal fluid pressure syndrome
    E Mea
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S232-4. 2007
    ..All SIH patients suffered from headache. Early recognition of SIH may avoid dangerous worsening due to delayed diagnosis. Orthostatic headache, the main symptom, suggests the diagnosis...
  5. doi Application of IHS criteria to headache attributed to spontaneous intracranial hypotension in a large population
    E Mea
    Headache Centre, Neurological Department, corrected Neurological Institute, C Besta Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 29:418-22. 2009
    ..Excluding the requirement for response to epidural blood patch (criterion D) and considering headaches appearing within 2 h of sitting or standing up would capture more patients...
  6. doi Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis with neurological presentation: MRI findings and a nearly miss diagnosis
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:473-7. 2011
    ..Bone marrow transplantation was performed. The early diagnosis of HLH may be life saving. Awareness of the disease is necessary to investigate its characteristic findings, thus avoiding a delay in diagnosis...
  7. doi Clinical features and outcomes in spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a survey of 90 consecutive patients
    E Mea
    Department of Neurology and Headache Centre, Fondazione Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S11-3. 2009
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  8. ncbi Headache and intracranial hypotension: neuroradiological findings
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S138-41. 2004
    ..Neuroimaging studies are, therefore, essential for suggesting and confirming the diagnosis...
  9. doi Treatment of alterations in CSF dynamics
    E Mea
    Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S117-20. 2011
    ..The most relevant clinical features, the expected MRI findings, and the therapeutic options regarding both conditions are discussed...
  10. doi The "eye-of-the-tiger" sign may be absent in the early stages of classic pantothenate kinase associated neurodegeneration
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, IRCCS Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 42:159-62. 2011
    ..Our 2 cases demonstrate that the observation of a normal globus pallidus in the early stage of the disease does not exclude the diagnosis of classic PKAN...
  11. ncbi Iatrogenic intracranial pseudoaneurysms: neuroradiological and therapeutical considerations, including endovascular options
    E F M Ciceri
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:317-22. 2006
    ..Endovascular treatment of pseudoaneurysms represents a safe and durable procedure, specifically in those cases in which damage to the carotid siphon occurred during TS surgery...
  12. ncbi Can MR imaging diagnose adult-onset Alexander disease?
    L Farina
    Department of Neuroradiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:1190-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate that MR imaging allows identification of cases of AD with adult onset (AOAD), which are remarkably different from infantile cases...
  13. ncbi Intracranial idiopathic hypertension: 1-year follow-up study
    D D'Amico
    Neurological Institute C Besta, IRCCS Foundation, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 35:177-9. 2014
    ..These findings may be relevant for future research as far as understanding the role of different clinical and instrumental findings as diagnostic items as well as predictors of outcome in IIH...
  14. doi Neurological pictures. Adult-onset leukoencephalopathy with calcifications associated with primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    E Salsano
    Division of Biochemistry and Genetics, IRCCS Foundation, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1215-7. 2008
  15. doi Diffusion tensor imaging shows different topographic involvement of the thalamus in progressive supranuclear palsy and corticobasal degeneration
    A Erbetta
    Department of Neuroradiology, IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Italy
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:1482-7. 2009
    ..This study was performed to determine whether DTI may demonstrate microstructural differences between PSP and CBD, particularly within the thalamus and its cortical connections...
  16. ncbi Imaging and outcome in severe complications of lumbar epidural anaesthesia: report of 16 cases
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milano, Italy
    Neuroradiology 42:564-71. 2000
    ..Awareness of the possibility of delayed complications is important...
  17. ncbi POEMS syndrome: relapse after successful autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation
    F Giglia
    Division of Biochemistry and Genetics, IRCCS Foundation, C Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    Neuromuscul Disord 17:980-2. 2007
    ..Seven years later, she relapsed and a new sclerotic bone lesion was found. To our knowledge, this is the first POEMS syndrome relapse after successful auto-PBSCT...
  18. ncbi Persistent fixed torticollis due to Atlanto-axial rotatory fixation: report of 4 pediatric cases
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Milano, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 36:45-9. 2005
    ..AARF must be considered in all the patients with persistent painful torticollis...
  19. ncbi Hyperhomocysteinemia and other thrombophilic risk factors in 26 patients with cerebral venous thrombosis
    G Boncoraglio
    Department of Neurology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 11:405-9. 2004
    ..Our findings indicate that hyper-Hcy is associated with an increased risk of CVT. Additional prospective cohort studies on large series of patients are required to clarify the time relationship between hyper-Hcy and the thrombotic event...
  20. ncbi Spontaneous CSF leak treated with percutaneous CT-guided fibrin glue
    M Savoiardo
    Neurology 66:782. 2006
  21. ncbi Spontaneous low cerebrospinal pressure: a mini review
    D Grimaldi
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S135-7. 2004
    ..Treatment of SIH headache should start with conservative, non-invasive therapies while epidural blood patch has emerged as the treatment of choice for those symptomatic patients who have failed medical noninvasive approaches...