Aris Antsaklis

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Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with Down syndrome
    George Th Tsangaris
    Division of Biotechnology, Centre of Basic Research, Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Proteomics 6:4410-9. 2006
  2. doi Potential biomarkers for Turner in maternal plasma: possibility for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis
    Aggeliki Kolialexi
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Proteome Res 9:5164-70. 2010
  3. doi HSP90, HSPA8, HIF-1 alpha and HSP70-2 polymorphisms in breast cancer: a case-control study
    Flora Zagouri
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10873-9. 2012
  4. doi Maternal-neonatal amino acid blood levels in relation to the mode of delivery
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Centre, Aghia Sophia Children s Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:71-6. 2009
  5. doi Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with Klinefelter syndrome foetuses
    Athanasios K Anagnostopoulos
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Proteomics 73:943-50. 2010
  6. ncbi MMP-2 -1306C>T polymorphism in breast cancer: a case-control study in a South European population
    Flora Zagouri
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Vas Sofias Ave and Lourou str, 11521, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 40:5035-40. 2013
  7. doi Increasing the noninvasive management of rhesus isoimmunization
    Nikolaos Papantoniou
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:281-4. 2008
  8. doi RASSF1A in maternal plasma as a molecular marker of preeclampsia
    Nikolas Papantoniou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Prenat Diagn 33:682-7. 2013
  9. doi The effect of the mode of delivery on maternal-neonatal interleukin-6, biogenic amine and their precursor amino acid concentrations
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Center, Aghia Sophia Children s Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:1624-30. 2008
  10. pmc Early hCG addition to rFSH for ovarian stimulation in IVF provides better results and the cDNA copies of the hCG receptor may be an indicator of successful stimulation
    Peter Drakakis
    IVF Unit, Alexandra Hospital, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:110. 2009

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  1. ncbi Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with Down syndrome
    George Th Tsangaris
    Division of Biotechnology, Centre of Basic Research, Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Proteomics 6:4410-9. 2006
    ..However, for protein biomarkers to be of any clinical utility, systematic analysis of the maternal serum should be conducted...
  2. doi Potential biomarkers for Turner in maternal plasma: possibility for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis
    Aggeliki Kolialexi
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Proteome Res 9:5164-70. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, testing a larger cohort of pregnant women is necessary to evaluate the relevance of the reported findings...
  3. doi HSP90, HSPA8, HIF-1 alpha and HSP70-2 polymorphisms in breast cancer: a case-control study
    Flora Zagouri
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10873-9. 2012
    ..HSP90α Gln488His polymorphism seems to be a risk factor for breast cancer. On the other hand, our study did not point to excess risk conferred by HSPA8 1541-1542delGT, Hsp70-2 P1/P2 and HIF-1α C1772T...
  4. doi Maternal-neonatal amino acid blood levels in relation to the mode of delivery
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Centre, Aghia Sophia Children s Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:71-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of the mode of delivery on maternal-neonatal amino acid levels as high blood levels of some amino acids are implicated with endurance exercise...
  5. doi Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with Klinefelter syndrome foetuses
    Athanasios K Anagnostopoulos
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Proteomics 73:943-50. 2010
    ..Since these proteins are likely to cross the placenta barrier and be detected in maternal plasma they could be used as biomarkers for the non-invasive prenatal diagnosis of Klinefelter syndrome...
  6. ncbi MMP-2 -1306C>T polymorphism in breast cancer: a case-control study in a South European population
    Flora Zagouri
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Vas Sofias Ave and Lourou str, 11521, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 40:5035-40. 2013
    ..MMP-2 -1306C>T polymorphism does not seem to be a risk factor for breast cancer in South European population; however, a trend towards a favorable association with survival has been observed...
  7. doi Increasing the noninvasive management of rhesus isoimmunization
    Nikolaos Papantoniou
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:281-4. 2008
    ..To determine the clinical outcome of isoimmunized pregnancies managed by middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity (MCA-PSV) in an intention-to-treat study...
  8. doi RASSF1A in maternal plasma as a molecular marker of preeclampsia
    Nikolas Papantoniou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Prenat Diagn 33:682-7. 2013
    ....
  9. doi The effect of the mode of delivery on maternal-neonatal interleukin-6, biogenic amine and their precursor amino acid concentrations
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Center, Aghia Sophia Children s Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:1624-30. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the effect of the mode of delivery on maternal-neonatal IL-6, biogenic amine and their precursor amino acid levels...
  10. pmc Early hCG addition to rFSH for ovarian stimulation in IVF provides better results and the cDNA copies of the hCG receptor may be an indicator of successful stimulation
    Peter Drakakis
    IVF Unit, Alexandra Hospital, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:110. 2009
    ..The determination of cDNA copies could be, in the future, a marker during ovulation induction protocols and of course a predictor for the outcome of ART in the special subgroup of patients with previous failures...
  11. doi Mucocele of the vermiform appendix misdiagnosed as an adnexal mass on transvaginal sonography
    Dimitrios Papoutsis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Clin Ultrasound 40:522-5. 2012
    ..It is important to improve preoperative diagnosis so as to prevent rupture of mucocele at surgery, which may lead to pseudomyxoma peritonei, and also to seek intraoperatively for the presence of synchronous colorectal neoplasms...
  12. ncbi Ultrasonographic markers and preoperative CA-125 to distinguish between borderline ovarian tumors and stage I ovarian cancer
    Dimitrios Zacharakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Alexandra General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:285-92. 2013
    ....
  13. doi Increased breast density correlates with the proliferation-seeking radiotracer (99m)Tc(V)-DMSA uptake in florid epithelial hyperplasia and in mixed ductal carcinoma in situ with invasive ductal carcinoma but not in pure invasive ductal carcinoma or in mil
    Vassilios Papantoniou
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Alexandra University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Mol Imaging 10:370-6. 2011
    ....
  14. doi Application of proteomics for the identification of differentially expressed protein markers for Down syndrome in maternal plasma
    Aggeliki Kolialexi
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Prenat Diagn 28:691-8. 2008
    ..Despite the large impact of ultrasonographic and biochemical markers on prenatal screening, the ability to accurately diagnose Down syndrome (DS) is still limited and better diagnostic testing is needed...
  15. doi Adenovirus genome in the placenta: association with histological chorioamnionitis and preterm birth
    Effrossine A Tsekoura
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Virol 82:1379-83. 2010
    ..026) as well as compared to term adenovirus-positive placentas (75% vs. 19%; P = 0.003). This study demonstrates that adenovirus infection of the placenta is associated strongly with histological chorioamnionitis and preterm birth...
  16. doi Amniotic fluid interleukin-6 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha at mid-trimester genetic amniocentesis: relationship to intra-amniotic microbial invasion and preterm delivery
    Nikolaos Thomakos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 148:147-51. 2010
    ..To determine the value of amniotic fluid interleukin-6 (AF IL-6) and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (AF TNF-alpha) in the diagnosis of microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity and in the prediction of preterm delivery (PTD)...
  17. doi Breast cancer in women aged 25 years and younger
    Constantine Dimitrakakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Obstet Gynecol 121:1235-40. 2013
    ..To evaluate breast cancer characteristics in women aged 25 years and younger...
  18. doi Improved survival trends in platinum-resistant patients with advanced ovarian, fallopian or peritoneal cancer treated with first-line paclitaxel/platinum chemotherapy: the impact of novel agents
    Aristotle Bamias
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Oncology 84:158-65. 2013
    ..We studied survival trends during the last 15 years in platinum-resistant patients treated with cytoreductive surgery followed by paclitaxel/platinum chemotherapy...
  19. doi Serum CA 125, CA 15-3, CEA, and CA 19-9: a prognostic factor for uterine carcinosarcomas?
    Nikolaos Thomakos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:97-102. 2013
    ..We attempted to determine the utility of serum CA 125, CA 15-3, CA 19-9, and CEA as prognostic factors and disease follow-up in patients with CS of the uterus...
  20. doi Abdominal radical trachelectomy for treatment of deep infiltrating endometriosis of the cervix
    Alexandros Rodolakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:729-32. 2012
    ..Deep infiltrating endometriosis is a complex disease that requires a multidisciplinary approach. Abdominal radical trachelectomy for cervical lesions seems feasible in this setting and helps preserve fertility...
  21. doi Three Dimensional Power Doppler evaluation of human endometrium after administration of oxytocine receptor antagonist (OTRa) in an IVF program
    Konstantinos Kalmantis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, Athens University Medical School, G Septembriou Street, 10433, Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:265-70. 2012
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  22. ncbi Oxytocin receptor- and Oct-4-expressing cells in human amniotic fluid
    Konstantinos Stefanidis
    Laboratory of Stem Cells, Division of Reproductive Medicine, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 24:280-4. 2008
    ..The present clinical and molecular study aimed at investigating the presence of the genes encoding oxytocin receptor (OT-R) and Oct-4 in human amniotic fluid cells...
  23. ncbi The vaginally assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy: a pilot study
    Stavros Athanasiou
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urogynecology Unit, University of Athens, 98A Vas Sofias Avenue, 11528, Athens, Greece
    Int Urogynecol J 24:839-45. 2013
    ..We assessed the efficacy and safety of an operative technique, the vaginally assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (VALS), for the treatment of women with severe uterovaginal prolapse (UVP)...
  24. doi Early non-invasive detection of fetal Y chromosome sequences in maternal plasma using multiplex PCR
    Aggeliki Kolialexi
    Department of Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 161:34-7. 2012
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  25. doi First trimester 3D volumetry. Association of the gestational volumes with the birth weight
    Aris Antsaklis
    Fetal Medicine Unit, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1055-9. 2011
    ..Our aim was to correlate the embryo, gestational sac, and placenta volume with the birth weight. To monitor the increase of these volumes according to the gestational age...
  26. doi Partial molar pregnancy with a chromosomically and phenotypically normal embryo: presentation of an extremely rare case and review of literature
    Dimitrios Papoutsis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1289-93. 2011
    ..Differential diagnosis is based on histopathologic features and genetic analysis of placenta...
  27. doi Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with Turner syndrome fetuses
    Ariadni Mavrou
    Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Proteome Res 7:1862-6. 2008
    ..Since differentially expressed proteins are likely to cross the placenta barrier and be detected in maternal plasma, proteomic analysis may enhance research for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of Turner syndrome...
  28. ncbi A multiplex PCR for non-invasive fetal RHD genotyping using cell-free fetal DNA
    Georgia Tounta
    Department of Medical Genetics, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 25:411-7. 2011
    ..To design a protocol for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis of fetal Rhesus D (RhD) status...
  29. doi Immunohistochemical expression of matrix metalloproteinases, their tissue inhibitors, and cathepsin-D in ovarian endometriosis: correlation with severity of disease
    Athanasios Protopapas
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 94:2470-2. 2010
    ....
  30. ncbi Cervical cone measurements and residual disease in LLETZ conisation for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Dimitrios Papoutsis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 25:691-5. 2011
    ..To investigate the oncologically safe limits of excision in large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ) conisation performed for cervical pathology...
  31. doi Cystic uterine tumors
    Athanasios Protopapas
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 65:275-80. 2008
    ..The differential diagnosis of cystic uterine tumors includes fibroids showing cystic degeneration, cystic adenomyomas, congenital cysts, and developmental anomalies...
  32. doi Maternal chronic hepatitis B virus does not affect neonatal biotinidase activity
    George D Vlachos
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 97:362-5. 2008
    ..Biotinidase activity is closely related to liver function...
  33. doi Detection and credibility of sentinel node in vulvar cancer: a single institutional study and short review of literature
    Nikolaos Akrivos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, 9, Antheon str, 14235 Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 284:1551-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the detectability and credibility of sentinel lymph node (SLN) in vulvar cancer...
  34. pmc "hCG priming" effect in controlled ovarian stimulation through a long protocol
    Panagiotis Beretsos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Human Reproduction, IVF Unit, Athens University Medical School, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:91. 2009
    ..The secondary endpoints were to record the effects on endometrial quality and pregnancy rate...
  35. doi Bidirectional communication between neural and cardiac cells in human amniotic fluid
    Konstantinos Stefanidis
    Laboratory of Stem Cells, Division of Reproductive Medicine, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:62-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether amniotic fluid cells contain cardiomyocyte- and neuron-like cells...
  36. ncbi The effect of the mode of delivery on the maternal-neonatal carnitine blood levels and antioxidant status
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Center, Aghia Sophia Children s Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:680-6. 2008
    ..Carnitine blood levels are closely related to beta-oxidation and implicated with strenuous muscle contractions. Normal delivery process is characterized by the participation of the uterus and most skeletal muscles...
  37. doi Endometrial stromal sarcoma arising from endometriosis of the terminal ileum: the role of immunohistochemistry in the differential diagnosis
    Ioannis Biliatis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:899-902. 2012
    ..Immunohistochemical characteristics of the tumor are very important for the differential diagnosis of this rare neoplasm and include diffuse strong positivity for CD 10, estrogen receptor expression and CD 34 negativity...
  38. doi Risk factors in women 40 years of age and younger with endometrial carcinoma
    Dimitrios Haidopoulos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra General Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:1326-30. 2010
    ..To identify and compare risk factors among endometrial cancer patients ≤40 years of age, postmenopausal women with the same malignancy and women ≤40 years without malignancy...
  39. doi Assessment of nuchal translucency thickness and the fetal anatomy in the first trimester of pregnancy by two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography: a pilot study
    Aris Antsaklis
    Fetal Medicine Unit, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Perinat Med 39:185-93. 2011
    ..To evaluate the use of three-dimensional ultrasonography (3D) as an alternative for examining fetal anatomy and nuchal translucency (NT) in the 1(st) trimester of pregnancy...
  40. doi Second trimester amniocentesis in assisted conception versus spontaneously conceived twins
    George Daskalakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 91:2572-7. 2009
    ..To compare the outcome of amniocentesis in twins conceived with assisted reproduction technology (ART) versus spontaneously conceived twins...
  41. ncbi Impact of placenta previa on obstetric outcome
    George Daskalakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 114:238-41. 2011
    ..To determine the maternal and perinatal outcome for different types of placenta previa (PP)...
  42. doi Ovarian neurofibroma: a rare visceral occurrence of type 1 neurofibromatosis and an unusual cause of chronic pelvic pain
    Athanasios Protopapas
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 18:520-4. 2011
    ..The tumor was excised at laparoscopy, with complete resolution of symptoms. After 3 years of follow-up, the patient remains asymptomatic and free of any further visceral involvement...
  43. ncbi Laparoscopic evaluation of infertile patients with chronic pelvic pain
    Spyros Milingos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:347-53. 2006
    ..Laparoscopy is an invaluable diagnostic tool especially for symptomatic patients and should be used early in their diagnostic infertility work-up...
  44. ncbi Screening for pre-eclampsia and small for gestational age fetuses at the 11-14 weeks scan by uterine artery Dopplers
    Athanasios Pilalis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:530-4. 2007
    ..To assess the role of uterine artery Doppler studies at 11-14 weeks in screening for pre-eclampsia (PET), small for gestational age (SGA) fetuses, and placental abruption...
  45. doi Gitelman syndrome-associated severe hypokalemia and hypomagnesemia: case report and review of the literature
    George Daskalakis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, 80 Vas Sofias Av, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1301-4. 2010
    ..She delivered at 38 weeks with an elective caesarean section because of a breech presentation, a healthy female baby weighing 3350 g. Neonatal electrolyte profile was normal...
  46. ncbi Maternal age demographic trends in Greece from 1980 to 2008
    Athanasios Mousiolis
    Neonatal Department, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Reprod Med 58:246-55. 2013
    ..To identify maternal age trends in Greece over a 29-year period from 1980 to 2008...
  47. doi Role of chromosome 3q26 gain in predicting progression of cervical dysplasia
    Alexandros Rodolakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology Unit, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:742-7. 2012
    ....
  48. ncbi Management options and prognosis of pancreatic adenocarcinoma at 16 weeks' gestation: a case report
    Dimitrios Papoutsis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Reprod Med 57:167-70. 2012
    ..We report on such a case and review the literature for management options and prognosis of this unfortunate condition...
  49. doi Clinicopathologic insight of simultaneously detected primary endometrial and ovarian carcinomas
    Alexandros Rodolakis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, 17, Eslin str, 11523 Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:817-21. 2012
    ..To evaluate the clinicopathologic features in patients with synchronous primary carcinomas of the ovary and endometrium...
  50. ncbi The normal human amniotic fluid supernatant proteome
    George T Tsangaris
    Division of Biotechnology, Center of Basic Research, Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 20:479-90. 2006
    ..Twelve hypothetical proteins were also included. The normal AFS proteome map is a valuable tool for the study of aberrant protein expression and the search for proteins as possible markers for the prediction of abnormal fetuses...
  51. doi Maternal-neonatal erythrocyte membrane Na(+), K (+)-ATPase and Mg (2+)-ATPase activities in relation to the mode of delivery
    Dimitrios G Vlachos
    Department of Physiology, Medical School, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 103:501-8. 2008
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  52. doi The role of cervical length measurement at 11-14 weeks for the prediction of preterm delivery
    Panos Antsaklis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:465-70. 2011
    ..To determine whether cervical length (CL) measurement at 11?14 weeks is predictive of preterm delivery (PTD)...
  53. doi Maternal and fetal circulating sKL and ET-1 levels as function of normal labor at term
    Kalliopi I Pappa
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens School of Medicine, Alexandra University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:324-9. 2011
    ..To determine whether labor is associated with alterations of the levels of soluble c-kit ligand (sKL) and endothelin-1 (ET-1) in maternal plasma and umbilical cord blood...
  54. doi Placental pathology in women with gestational diabetes
    George Daskalakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:403-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate pathologic differences of the placenta in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes compared to non-diabetic pregnancies...
  55. ncbi Detection of cytomegalovirus, parvovirus B19 and herpes simplex viruses in cases of intrauterine fetal death: association with pathological findings
    Garyfallia Syridou
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Virol 80:1776-82. 2008
    ..Fetal hydrops and chronic villitis were evidently associated with viral DNA detection in cases of intrauterine death...
  56. doi Intraoperative consultation in ovarian pathology
    Nikolaos Akrivos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 70:193-9. 2010
    ..Despite its limitations, frozen section diagnosis represents a sensitive and specific technique that can play a very important role in the management of ovarian disease...
  57. pmc Variable effects of maternal and paternal-fetal contribution to the risk for preeclampsia combining GSTP1, eNOS, and LPL gene polymorphisms
    Kalliopi I Pappa
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens School of Medicine, Alexandra University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:628-35. 2011
    ....
  58. doi Maternal-neonatal magnesium and zinc serum concentrations after vaginal delivery
    Kleopatra H Schulpis
    Institute of Child Health, Research Centre, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 70:465-9. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of the mode of delivery on maternal-neonatal Mg and Zn levels...
  59. ncbi Laparoscopy in the evaluation of women with unexplained ascites: an invaluable diagnostic tool
    Spyros Milingos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 14:43-8. 2007
    ..To assess whether laparoscopy is a reliable technique for the investigation of women presenting with ascites and in whom the diagnosis remains obscure...
  60. doi Can isosorbide mononitrate be useful in second trimester termination of pregnancies?
    Athanasios Mousiolis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Contraception 88:41-4. 2013
    ..We sought to identify the clinical usefulness and safety of IMN administration for shortening the time to termination of the second trimester pregnancy procedures when used in addition to misoprostol...
  61. ncbi Therapeutic management of fetal anemia: review of standard practice and alternative treatment options
    Nikos Papantoniou
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Perinat Med 41:71-82. 2013
    ..This review article aims to provide an overview of the current standard therapeutic management and alternative treatment modalities in pregnancies complicated by fetal anemia...
  62. doi Preterm birth trends in Greece, 1980-2008: a rising concern
    Georgios Baroutis
    Neonatal Department, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:575-82. 2013
    ..To identify preterm birth trends in Greece...
  63. pmc Merkel cell carcinoma in pelvic lymph nodes after surgical staging for endometrial cancer: A case report and review of the literature
    Nikolaos Thomakos
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Surg Case Rep 3:340-2. 2012
    ..Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare malignant neuroendocrine tumor of the skin...
  64. doi Excessive hirsutism in pregnancy because of Krukenberg tumor
    Nikolaos Papantoniou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:869-71. 2012
    ..Virilization symptoms initiated clinical and laboratory investigation and eventually the diagnosis of Krukenberg tumor was confirmed. The woman delivered a healthy infant and after that she received palliative treatment...
  65. doi Optimum mode of delivery in gestations complicated by preterm premature rupture of the membranes
    Athanasios Mousiolis
    1st Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, University Hospital Alexandra, Athens, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1044-9. 2012
    ..To provide evidence about the preferable mode of delivery, vaginal (VD) or caesarean section (CS), in PPROM...
  66. ncbi Emergency obstetric hysterectomy
    George Daskalakis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, 80 Vas Sofias Av, Athens, Greece
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:223-7. 2007
    ....
  67. doi Survival after secondary cytoreduction for recurrent ovarian cancer: which are the prognostic factors?
    Ioannis Biliatis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 102:671-5. 2010
    ..Significant controversy exists concerning the factors affecting survival after secondary cytoreduction (SCR) in recurrent ovarian cancer. This study aims to identify factors independently associated with survival after SCR...
  68. ncbi Management of pregnancy in adolescence complicated by acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Nikolaos Papantoniou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 23:164-7. 2008
    ..The offspring did not show any abnormality in physical examinations or laboratory tests and keeps growing normally 18 months after birth...
  69. ncbi Role of a bipolar resectoscope in subfertile women with submucous myomas and menstrual disorders
    Nikolaos Makris
    Hysteroscopic Unit, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:849-54. 2007
    ..To evaluate the role of the Gynecare (Ethicon, Somerville, NJ, USA) bipolar resectoscope in resecting fibroids, and the effect of hysteroscopic myomectomy on infertility and pregnancy outcomes...
  70. doi Acenocoumarol and pregnancy outcome in a patient with mitral valve prosthesis: a case report
    Konstantinos Stefanidis
    Alexandra Maternity Hospital, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:115-8. 2009
    ..There is considerable controversy concerning the correct management of gravid patients with cardiac valve prostheses...
  71. ncbi First trimester ultrasound diagnosis of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    George Daskalakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:870-2. 2007
    ..Early diagnosis of this defect is essential. This will allow timely intervention and appropriate management, following extensive parental counseling...
  72. ncbi Luteal estrogen supplementation in stimulated cycles may improve the pregnancy rate in patients undergoing in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection-embryo transfer
    Peter Drakakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IVF Unit, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:645-52. 2007
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  73. ncbi Screening for major structural abnormalities at the 11- to 14-week ultrasound scan
    Athena P Souka
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:393-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the value of performing a detailed examination of the fetus as part of the routine 11 to 14 weeks' ultrasound scan in a 2-stage screening process for major structural defects in low-risk pregnancies...
  74. ncbi Sonographic cervical length measurement before labor induction in term nulliparous women
    George Daskalakis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:34-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if transvaginal sonographic measurement of the cervical length is a useful method to predict successful labor induction in nulliparas...
  75. doi Isosexual pseudoprecocious puberty in a 2(1/2)-year-old girl presenting with intense skin pigmentation
    Ioannis Biliatis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 23:e145-8. 2010
    ..Ovarian follicular cyst producing estradiol is a rare cause of isosexual pseudoprecocious puberty. Intense pigmentation of breast papillae, areolae, and labia minora is also rarely reported in the literature...
  76. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor-1 isoform mRNA expression in women with endometriosis: eutopic endometrium versus endometriotic cyst
    Dimitrios Milingos
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynicology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1092:434-9. 2006
    ..The reduction may correlate with the disease status and presence of fibrotic inactive tissue found in late stages of the disease...
  77. doi HBV viremia in newborns of HBsAg(+) predominantly Caucasian HBeAg(-) mothers
    Vassiliki Papaevangelou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital, Medical School, Athens University, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece
    J Clin Virol 50:249-52. 2011
    ..Although, immunoprophylaxis given at birth largely prevents mother-to-infant transmission, perinatal HBV viremia has been reported in HBsAg(-) newborns born mainly to HBeAg(+) women in endemic areas...
  78. ncbi Deleted in Azoospermia-Like (DAZL) gene-expressing cells in human amniotic fluid: a new source for germ cells research?
    Konstantinos Stefanidis
    Laboratory of Stem Cells, Division of Reproductive Medicine, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 90:798-804. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether amniotic fluid cells contain a germ-like cell subpopulation...
  79. doi Women's perception of information and experiences of nuchal translucency screening in Greece
    Kleanthi Gourounti
    Department of Midwifery, Technological Educational Institution of Athens, Elena Benizelou Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:86-91. 2008
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  80. ncbi Bacterial vaginosis and group B streptococcal colonization and preterm delivery in a low-risk population
    George Daskalakis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:172-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relationship between bacterial vaginosis (BV) and group B streptococcal (GBS) colonization in the 2nd trimester of pregnancy and preterm delivery...
  81. ncbi Management of relapsing cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Alexandros Rodolakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Reprod Med 54:499-505. 2009
    ..To evaluate relapsing cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and establish the criteria of recurrence to assess management by laser CO2...
  82. ncbi Uterine prolapse complicating pregnancy
    George Daskalakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:391-2. 2007
    ..Postnatally the uterine prolapse recovered spontaneously. Early recognition and close follow-up during pregnancy is essential. Successful pregnancy outcome requires individualized treatment but bed rest should always be considered...
  83. doi p16 INK4A is a strong biomarker for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical carcinoma: a reappraisal
    Dimitrios Haidopoulos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Sci 16:685-93. 2009
    ..bcl-2 and p53 expression did not correlate with worsening grades of cervical disease. We conclude that p16(INK4A) seems to be a sensitive biomarker of high grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cancer...
  84. ncbi Maternity unit performance index. A novel approach for evaluation of the changing obstetric practice in a single maternity unit
    Eleftherios Anastasakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, 80 Vas Sofias Av, Athens, Greece
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:121-6. 2008
    ..To establish a simple index by which a maternity unit's performance can be compared over time and to other units. This index is named, maternity unit performance index (MUPI)...
  85. pmc Expression profiling of vulvar carcinoma: clues for deranged extracellular matrix remodeling and effects on multiple signaling pathways combined with discrete patient subsets
    Kalliopi I Pappa
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens School of Medicine, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Transl Oncol 4:301-13. 2011
    ..Comparison of our data set with those of the single VIN study revealed that the two entities share a limited number of genes and display unique features...
  86. ncbi Immunoreactivity of p53, PSA and bcl-2 in amniotic fluid smears from the second trimester of pregnancy
    Pauline Athanassiadou
    Acta Cytol 46:440-2. 2002