Maria Pia Foschini

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Affiliation: Bellaria Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison between echo-color Doppler sonography features and angioarchitecture of thyroid nodules
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna Ospedale Bellaria, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 15:135-42. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of large sections on the study of in situ and invasive duct carcinoma of the breast
    Maria P Foschini
    Section of Pathology, Bellaria Hospital, University of Bologna, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Hum Pathol 38:1736-43. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional reconstruction of vessel distribution in benign and malignant lesions of thyroid
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna Ospedale Bellaria, Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 445:189-98. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Pattern of p63 expression in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna at Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 444:332-9. 2004
  5. doi request reprint E-cadherin loss and Delta Np73L expression in oral squamous cell carcinomas showing aggressive behavior
    Maria P Foschini
    Institute of Pathological Anatomy, University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Head Neck 30:1475-82. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma of salivary glands: characteristic immunohistochemical profile and evidence of striated duct differentiation
    Maria Pia Foschini
    Department of Oncology, Section of Anatomic Pathology, M Malpighi University of Bologna, Ospedale Bellaria, Via Altura 3, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 440:536-42. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint [Demonstration of TT virus in liver tissue fixed in formalin and embedded in paraffin]
    M P Foschini
    Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Istologia e Citologia Patologica M Malpighi, Dipartimento di Oncologia, Ospedale Bellaria, Via Altura 3, I 40139 Bologna
    Pathologica 93:112-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint [Albumin mRNA and pCEA in the histopathologic diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma]
    M P Foschini
    Dipartimento di Oncologia, Ospedale Bellaria, Universita di Bologna
    Pathologica 91:260-7. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint TT virus-related acute recurrent hepatitis. Histological features of a case and review of the literature
    M P Foschini
    Department of Oncology, Section of Pathology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 439:752-5. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraepidermal cells of Paget's carcinoma of the breast can be genetically different from those of the underlying carcinoma
    Luca Morandi
    Department of Oncology, Section of Pathology, University of Bologna, Ospedale Bellaria, Italy
    Hum Pathol 34:1321-30. 2003

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison between echo-color Doppler sonography features and angioarchitecture of thyroid nodules
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna Ospedale Bellaria, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 15:135-42. 2007
    ..This architectural pattern is not seen in benign nodules or in papillary carcinomas. Comparison with histology suggests that echo-color Doppler images can visualize vessels showing a muscular wall...
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of large sections on the study of in situ and invasive duct carcinoma of the breast
    Maria P Foschini
    Section of Pathology, Bellaria Hospital, University of Bologna, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Hum Pathol 38:1736-43. 2007
    ..In 66.6% of the cases, DCIS foci were found within the invasive areas, indicating a more than fortuitous occurrence (2-sided P=.0357)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional reconstruction of vessel distribution in benign and malignant lesions of thyroid
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna Ospedale Bellaria, Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 445:189-98. 2004
    ..Vascular anastomoses and intratumoural vessels surrounding solid avascular areas are signs of malignancy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pattern of p63 expression in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Maria P Foschini
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Bologna at Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 444:332-9. 2004
    ..3% of those devoid of lymph-node metastases at presentation. An impaired expression of the p63 isoforms might favour cell proliferation and indirectly enhance the metastasising capacity of OSCC...
  5. doi request reprint E-cadherin loss and Delta Np73L expression in oral squamous cell carcinomas showing aggressive behavior
    Maria P Foschini
    Institute of Pathological Anatomy, University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Head Neck 30:1475-82. 2008
    ..This article sought to investigate the existence of parameters useful for predicting lymph node metastases in cases of surgically resected oral squamous cell carcinomas (OSCCs)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma of salivary glands: characteristic immunohistochemical profile and evidence of striated duct differentiation
    Maria Pia Foschini
    Department of Oncology, Section of Anatomic Pathology, M Malpighi University of Bologna, Ospedale Bellaria, Via Altura 3, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 440:536-42. 2002
    ..In addition, a differentiation of the "striated duct phenotype" is suggested...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Demonstration of TT virus in liver tissue fixed in formalin and embedded in paraffin]
    M P Foschini
    Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Istologia e Citologia Patologica M Malpighi, Dipartimento di Oncologia, Ospedale Bellaria, Via Altura 3, I 40139 Bologna
    Pathologica 93:112-7. 2001
    ..On the contrary, more recent studies deny the importance of TT virus in causing liver damage. Most of the studies are based on serological data or on viral detection from frozen liver tissue...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Albumin mRNA and pCEA in the histopathologic diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma]
    M P Foschini
    Dipartimento di Oncologia, Ospedale Bellaria, Universita di Bologna
    Pathologica 91:260-7. 1999
    ..Detection of albumin mRNA showed a higher sensitivity. In addition the cRNA probe here used seems more sensitive that the oligonucleotide probes employed in previous studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint TT virus-related acute recurrent hepatitis. Histological features of a case and review of the literature
    M P Foschini
    Department of Oncology, Section of Pathology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 439:752-5. 2001
    ..On histological analysis, the liver parenchyma showed a preserved architecture. The histological features were those of a mild acute hepatitis. The clinicopathological findings suggest th..
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraepidermal cells of Paget's carcinoma of the breast can be genetically different from those of the underlying carcinoma
    Luca Morandi
    Department of Oncology, Section of Pathology, University of Bologna, Ospedale Bellaria, Italy
    Hum Pathol 34:1321-30. 2003
    ..Consequently, the underlying tumors are coincidental neoplastic lesions (collision tumors)...
  11. doi request reprint Histological findings in foetuses congenitally infected by cytomegalovirus
    Liliana Gabrielli
    St Orsola Malpighi GH, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Virol 46:S16-21. 2009
    ..Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is a major cause of central nervous system damage leading to sensorineural hearing loss, mental retardation and cerebral palsy...
  12. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of p16(INK4A) protein as a helpful marker of a subset of potentially malignant oral epithelial lesions: study on a series with long-term follow-up
    Lucio Montebugnoli
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Bologna Unit of Maxillo Facial Surgery, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Histopathology 57:528-34. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Oncocytic glioblastoma: a glioblastoma showing oncocytic changes and increased mitochondrial DNA copy number
    Gianluca Marucci
    Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences DiBiNeM, University of Bologna, Section of Pathology, M Malpighi, Bellaria Hospital, Via Altura 3, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Hum Pathol 44:1867-76. 2013
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Rapid growth and regression of intracranial meningiomas in lymphangioleiomyomatosis: case report
    Eugenio Pozzati
    Division of Neurosurgery and Service of Pathology, Bellaria Hospital and Respiratory Pathophysiology, S Orsola Policlinic, Bologna 40100, Italy
    Surg Neurol 68:671-4; discussion 674-5. 2007
    ..Lymphangioleiomyomatosis is a progressive interstitial lung disease that affects young women. It has been suggested that estrogens play a role in its evolution, and progesterone therapy is often provided in these cases...
  15. doi request reprint Thyrotropin-secreting pituitary tumours: significance of "atypical adenomas" in a series of 10 patients and association with Hashimoto thyroiditis as a cause of delay in diagnosis
    G Marucci
    Section of Pathology, Department of Haematology and Oncology of the University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 62:455-9. 2009
    ..Thyrotropin-secreting adenomas (TSH-As) are rare and, according to the World Health Organization criteria (WHO 2004), a significant proportion of them present features of atypical adenomas at the time of diagnosis...
  16. doi request reprint Trisomy of chromosome 6 in Merkel cell carcinoma within lymph nodes
    Francesco Vasuri
    Section of Anatomic and Cytopathology, University of Bologna, M Malpighi, Ospedale Bellaria, Bologna, Italy
    Virchows Arch 452:559-63. 2008
    ..Whether lymph nodal MCCs are primary tumors or metastases from regressed skin lesions is still questionable, although several findings indicate a primary origin...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lobular carcinoma of the breast with hybrid myoepithelial and secretory ("myosecretory") cell differentiation
    Marina Del Vecchio
    Section of Histopathology and Cytopathology, University of Bologna at Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1530-6. 2005
    ..Cells with hybrid features probably indicate that myoepithelial and secretory cells are strictly related and the existence of a stem cell, at least for these cases, is not necessary...
  18. doi request reprint Histological and immunohistochemical evaluation of new epithelium after removal of oral leukoplakia with Nd:YAG laser treatment
    Lucio Montebugnoli
    Department of Oral Science, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Lasers Med Sci 27:205-10. 2012
    ..Ki67, as a marker of proliferative status, may be a prognostic indicator in the mucosa replacing the lesion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the spinal cord: Description of a case with cytogenetic analysis
    Gianluca Marucci
    Section of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:340-3. 2006
    ..It is a borderline tumor that may recur, may metastasize, and rarely causes death. The present case appears to be the first example of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the spinal cord...
  20. ncbi request reprint Congenital cytomegalovirus infection in twin pregnancies: viral load in the amniotic fluid and pregnancy outcome
    Tiziana Lazzarotto
    Section of Microbiology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, St Orsola Malpighi General Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatrics 112:e153-7. 2003
    ..In such cases, with fetal infection of only 1 twin (at amniocentesis) and fusion of placentas, fetal outcome of both twins needs to be evaluated for the possibility of viral transfer from one fetus to the other...
  21. ncbi request reprint The neurovascular triad: mixed cavernous, capillary, and venous malformations of the brainstem
    Eugenio Pozzati
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sections of Neuroradiology and Pathology, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Neurosurg 107:1113-9. 2007
    ..The authors present six patients with the clinicoradiographic profile of mixed vascular malformations of the brainstem, including cavernous malformation (CM), capillary telangiectasia, and developmental venous anomaly (DVA)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Correlation between histologic staging, hepatitis C virus genotypes and clinical features in HCV chronic hepatitis: evidence of a new pattern
    L Di Tommaso
    Department of Oncology, Section of Anatomic Pathology Marcello Malpighi, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 11:197-204. 2003
    ..The latter could be the profile of HCV infection in the near future...
  23. ncbi request reprint Temozolomide-induced partial response in a patient with primary diffuse leptomeningeal gliomatosis
    Enrico Franceschi
    Department of Medical Oncology, Bellaria Hospital, Via Altura 3, Bologna, 40139, Italy
    J Neurooncol 73:261-4. 2005
    ..After three cycles a partial response was achieved with a clear improvement of general conditions. In our knowledge, this is the first time that PDLG treatment with Temozolomide has been described...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Myoepithelial differentiation markers in salivary gland neoplasia]
    F Scarpellini
    Dipartimento di Oncologia, , Ospedale Bellaria, Via Altura 3, I-40139 Bologna, Italia
    Pathologica 93:662-7. 2001
    ..Among the four markers studied, CALP and smooth muscle actin were the most useful to identify myoepithelial cell differentiation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen storage disease without hypofibrinogenaemia associated with acute infection
    G Marucci
    Section of Pathology, Department of Oncology, University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Histopathology 42:22-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present paper is to describe two cases of fibrinogen storage disease without associated hypofibrinogenaemia, which appeared during acute infectious diseases...
  26. doi request reprint Prognostic value of Ki67 from clinically and histologically 'normal' distant mucosa in patients surgically treated for oral squamous cell carcinoma: a prospective study
    L Montebugnoli
    Department of Oral Science, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:1165-72. 2009
    ..Some patients surgically treated for OSCC have an abnormal proliferative status in areas distant from the primary tumour. The Ki67 value in these areas is a promising prognostic factor...
  27. ncbi request reprint Multiple keratoacanthomas: a case report with evidence of regression with thymic hormone
    M P Foschini
    Istituto di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Ospedale Bellaria, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 124:479-82. 1991
    ..The patient showed a moderate elevation of the T-helper/T-suppressor ratio. Therapy with thymic hormone appeared to improve the condition...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Values and limits in fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of Warthin tumour of the parotid gland]
    A Righi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Oncologiche, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Bologna, Ospedale Bellaria, Bologna
    Pathologica 98:635-9. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Actin isoform pattern expression: a tool for the diagnosis and biological characterization of human rhabdomyosarcoma
    Sophie Clement
    Department of Pathology, University of Geneva, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Virchows Arch 442:31-8. 2003
    ..They also suggest that the expression of alpha-skeletal actin is valuable in determining the subtype and possibly the state of differentiation of these tumors...
  30. ncbi request reprint hNIS protein in thyroid: the iodine supply influences its expression and localization
    Angela Scipioni
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, University of Rome, La Sapienza, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Thyroid 17:613-8. 2007
    ..Since NIS expression is primarily modulated by thyroid iodine content in vitro and in animal models, we attempted to determine whether iodine supply influences the expression and localization of human NIS (hNIS) in NFTNs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy and non-sentinel node involvement in special type breast carcinomas with a good prognosis
    Gabor Cserni
    Department of Pathology, Bacs Kiskun County Teaching Hospital, Nyiri ut 38, H 6000 Kecskemet, Hungary
    Eur J Cancer 43:1407-14. 2007
    ..The opposite presentation of these factors would mandate SLN biopsy and axillary dissection, respectively...