Ekaterini Siomou

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Growth and function in childhood of a normal solitary kidney from birth or from early infancy
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Stavros Niarchos Avenue, 45500, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 29:249-56. 2014
  2. doi request reprint ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis/systemic vasculitis in childhood: clinical features-outcome
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Nephrology, Birmingham Children s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:1911-20. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Serum osteoprotegerin, RANKL and fibroblast growth factor-23 in children with chronic kidney disease
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina 45110, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:1105-14. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Implications of 99mTc-DMSA scintigraphy performed during urinary tract infection in neonates
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatrics 124:881-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Masked severe stenosing ureteritis: a rare complication of Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Stavros Niarchos Avenue, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:821-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Rare combination of unilateral renal agenesis, congenital obstructive posterior urethral membrane, and enlarged prostatic utricle, with absence of hydroureteronephrosis
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Urology 70:1008.e1-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II type 2 receptor gene polymorphism in Caucasian children with a wide spectrum of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, 45500 Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Res 62:83-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Duplex collecting system diagnosed during the first 6 years of life after a first urinary tract infection: a study of 63 children
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    J Urol 175:678-81; discussion 681-2. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Absence of mutations in the HOXA11 and HOXD11 genes in children with congenital renal malformations
    Ioanna Bouba
    Laboratory of Human Reproductive Genetics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1569-72. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Imaging strategies for vesicoureteral reflux diagnosis
    Constantinos J Stefanidis
    Department of Nephrology, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital of Athens, Goudi, 14562, Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:937-47. 2007

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Growth and function in childhood of a normal solitary kidney from birth or from early infancy
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Stavros Niarchos Avenue, 45500, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 29:249-56. 2014
    ..In this study, we assessed the early signs of impaired glomerular filtration in children with a SK from birth or from early infancy...
  2. doi request reprint ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis/systemic vasculitis in childhood: clinical features-outcome
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Nephrology, Birmingham Children s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:1911-20. 2012
    ..Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated glomerulonephritis and systemic vasculitis (AAGNV) is uncommon in childhood...
  3. doi request reprint Serum osteoprotegerin, RANKL and fibroblast growth factor-23 in children with chronic kidney disease
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina 45110, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:1105-14. 2011
    ..These findings may reflect a compensatory mechanism to the negative balance of bone turnover. High FGF-23 levels in early CKD stages may indicate the need for intervention to manage serum phosphate (Pi) levels...
  4. doi request reprint Implications of 99mTc-DMSA scintigraphy performed during urinary tract infection in neonates
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatrics 124:881-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate prospectively whether normal scintigraphic results during urinary tract infections (UTIs) in neonates were predictive of the absence of dilating vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) (grade > or =III) and permanent renal damage (PRD)...
  5. doi request reprint Masked severe stenosing ureteritis: a rare complication of Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Stavros Niarchos Avenue, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:821-5. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Rare combination of unilateral renal agenesis, congenital obstructive posterior urethral membrane, and enlarged prostatic utricle, with absence of hydroureteronephrosis
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Urology 70:1008.e1-3. 2007
    ..Moreover, the enlarged prostatic utricle could contribute in the urinary tract protection, serving as an uncommon pressure pop-off mechanism...
  7. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II type 2 receptor gene polymorphism in Caucasian children with a wide spectrum of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, 45500 Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Res 62:83-7. 2007
    ..0%) or female (44.5%) controls. Our data indicate that the AT2R gene A-1332G transition is not associated with the development of human congenital uropathies and further investigations should be carried out to unravel their etiology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Duplex collecting system diagnosed during the first 6 years of life after a first urinary tract infection: a study of 63 children
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    J Urol 175:678-81; discussion 681-2. 2006
    ..Additionally, we compared the prevalence and severity of the coexisting anomalies with those found in single systems...
  9. doi request reprint Absence of mutations in the HOXA11 and HOXD11 genes in children with congenital renal malformations
    Ioanna Bouba
    Laboratory of Human Reproductive Genetics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1569-72. 2009
    ..Further studies are necessary, since other genes known to affect nephrogenesis, as well as genetic and environmental factors, may be involved...
  10. ncbi request reprint Imaging strategies for vesicoureteral reflux diagnosis
    Constantinos J Stefanidis
    Department of Nephrology, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital of Athens, Goudi, 14562, Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:937-47. 2007
    ..Therefore, the priority of imaging strategies should focus on early identification of renal lesions to prevent further deterioration...
  11. doi request reprint Renal function and kidney length in preterm infants with nephrocalcinosis: a longitudinal study
    Vasileios Giapros
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:1873-80. 2011
    ..Based on these results, we conclude that NC in the preterm infants enrolled in our study was associated with impaired renal tubular function and a shorter KL in the first year of life...
  12. doi request reprint Harmonic voiding urosonography with a second-generation contrast agent for the diagnosis of vesicoureteral reflux
    Frederica Papadopoulou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Ioannina, P O Box 1186, University Avenue, Ioannina, 45110, Greece
    Pediatr Radiol 39:239-44. 2009
    ..Voiding urosonography with harmonic imaging (VUS HI) has been introduced as a sensitive and radiation-free imaging method for the diagnosis and follow-up of vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) in children...
  13. doi request reprint FGF-23 in children with CKD: a new player in the development of CKD-mineral and bone disorder
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:4259-62. 2012
    ..Therefore, the bone-kidney-parathyroid endocrine axis mediated by FGF-23 should be a novel therapeutic target in clinical practice, even in early stages of CKD in children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cyclic contrast-enhanced harmonic voiding urosonography for the evaluation of reflux. Can we keep the cost of the examination low?
    Frederica Papadopoulou
    Department of Clinical Radiology and Imaging, Ioannina University Hospital, Ioannina, 45110, Greece
    Eur Radiol 16:2521-6. 2006
    ..A second cycle of contrast-enhanced harmonic VUS with no added CM discloses significantly more cases of VUR at no additional cost for the examination...
  15. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced voiding urosonography with intravesical administration of a second-generation ultrasound contrast agent for diagnosis of vesicoureteral reflux: prospective evaluation of contrast safety in 1,010 children
    Frederica Papadopoulou
    Department of Radiology, Medical School of University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Pediatr Radiol 44:719-28. 2014
    ..To evaluate the safety of intravesical administration of a second-generation ultrasound (US) contrast agent for the diagnosis of vesicoureteral reflux in children...
  16. doi request reprint A rare case report of simultaneous presentation of myopathy, Addison's disease, primary hypoparathyroidism, and Fanconi syndrome in a child diagnosed with Kearns-Sayre syndrome
    Meropi Tzoufi
    Child Health Department, Medical School, University of Ioannina, P O Box 1187, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 172:557-61. 2013
    ..The proper replacement treatment along with the administration of mitochondrial metabolism-improving agents had a brief ameliorating effect, but gradual severe multisystemic deterioration was inevitable over the next 5 years...
  17. ncbi request reprint Acute nephritis and respiratory tract infection caused by Mycoplasma pneumoniae: case report and review of the literature
    Ekaterini Siomou
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Ioannina Medical School, Greece
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:1103-6. 2003
    ..The child had an excellent outcome, with rapid normalization of C3 and complete resolution of the acute nephritis...