R Manna

Summary

Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anti-endothelial autoantibodies in patients with sudden hearing loss
    F Ottaviani
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Laryngoscope 109:1084-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Oropharyngoesophageal scintigraphy in the diagnostic algorithm of laryngopharyngeal reflux disease: a useful exam?
    Jacopo Galli
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Gemelli n 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:717-21. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Bile reflux as possible risk factor in laryngopharyngeal inflammatory and neoplastic lesions
    J Galli
    Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:377-82. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Midfacial fractures: our experience
    G Paludetti
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:265-73. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Auditory and vestibular findings in Fabry disease: a study of hemizygous males and heterozygous females
    G Conti
    Institute of ENT Clinic, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 92:33-7; discussion 27. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Pharyngolaryngeal reflux in outpatient clinical practice: personal experience
    J Galli
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University Sacro Cuore of Rome
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:38-42. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Can chronic nasal obstruction cause dysfunction of the paratubal muscles and otitis media? An experimental study in developing Wistar rats
    E Scarano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:288-91. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [Surgical features on intraoral approach for the management of isolated zygomatic arch fractures]
    G Paludetti
    Istituto di Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 22:280-3. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of acid and alkaline reflux in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    J Galli
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Laryngoscope 112:1861-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of advanced adenocarcinoma of maxillary sinus in a young woman during pregnancy: a case report
    Anna Rita Fetoni
    Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:432-4. 2002

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Anti-endothelial autoantibodies in patients with sudden hearing loss
    F Ottaviani
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Laryngoscope 109:1084-7. 1999
    ..The authors investigated the presence of antiendothelial cell antibodies (AECA) to see if immune-mediated vasculitis may play a role in human sudden HL...
  2. ncbi request reprint Oropharyngoesophageal scintigraphy in the diagnostic algorithm of laryngopharyngeal reflux disease: a useful exam?
    Jacopo Galli
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Gemelli n 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:717-21. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of oropharyngoesophageal scintigraphy in the diagnostic approach to patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bile reflux as possible risk factor in laryngopharyngeal inflammatory and neoplastic lesions
    J Galli
    Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:377-82. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Midfacial fractures: our experience
    G Paludetti
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:265-73. 2003
    ..The latest developments in fixation techniques with reference to titanium mini- and/or micro-plates that may eventually be substituted with absorbable materials are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Auditory and vestibular findings in Fabry disease: a study of hemizygous males and heterozygous females
    G Conti
    Institute of ENT Clinic, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 92:33-7; discussion 27. 2003
    ..This study aimed to evaluate audiological and vestibular involvement in Fabry disease and the early effects of enzyme replacement therapy with human alpha-galactosidase A...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pharyngolaryngeal reflux in outpatient clinical practice: personal experience
    J Galli
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University Sacro Cuore of Rome
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:38-42. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Can chronic nasal obstruction cause dysfunction of the paratubal muscles and otitis media? An experimental study in developing Wistar rats
    E Scarano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:288-91. 2003
    ..To quantitatively analyze modifications of the paratubal muscles in developing Wistar rats following nasal obstruction...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Surgical features on intraoral approach for the management of isolated zygomatic arch fractures]
    G Paludetti
    Istituto di Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 22:280-3. 2002
    ..In conclusion, this approach is seen to be the method of choice in the treatment of isolated zygomatic arch fractures in that it is simple, effective and substantially free from complications...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of acid and alkaline reflux in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    J Galli
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Laryngoscope 112:1861-5. 2002
    ..In last years, great interest has been focused on gastroesophageal reflux as independent carcinogenic factor and co-carcinogen in association with smoking and alcohol assumption...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of advanced adenocarcinoma of maxillary sinus in a young woman during pregnancy: a case report
    Anna Rita Fetoni
    Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:432-4. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint [Role of endothelial cell autoantibodies in the pathogenesis of sudden hear loss]
    G Cadoni
    Istituto di Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 21:138-43. 2001
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus infection and epidermal growth factor receptor expression in primary laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    G Almadori
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli, 8, Rome 00168, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 7:3988-93. 2001
    ..Epidemiological evidence suggests that human papillomavirus (HPV) infection may be associated with the development of laryngeal cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cyclosporine A: good response for patients affected by autoimmune disorders and HCV infection?
    R Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:63-9. 2009
    ..Cyclosporine A (CsA), in standard therapeutic doses, has been proven able to inhibit HCV cyclophilin in vitro. Therefore CsA could improve the therapy of HCV patients with ADs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of familial Mediterranean fever: an Italian overview
    R Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:51-3. 2009
    ..Two types of risk factors, genetic and non-genetic, have been identified for this complication. Currently, the only effective treatment of FMF is the colchicine. New drugs in a few colchicine resistant patients are under evaluation..
  15. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal amyloidosis: a case of chronic diarrhoea
    C Fonnesu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:45-50. 2009
    ..Therefore gastrointestinal amyloidosis should be considered among differential diagnoses of chronic diarrhoea and weight loss when other more common diseases have been excluded...
  16. ncbi request reprint Normalisation of high CA 19-9 values in autoimmune hepatitis after steroidal treatment
    M Montalto
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 18:603-7. 2005
    ..After steroids, the clinical picture improved and all the laboratory parameters normalised...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between familial mediterranean fever and retroperitoneal fibrosis: retroperitoneal fibrosis regression after colchicine therapy
    G De Socio
    Department of Internal Medicine, CatholicUniversity, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:521-4. 2009
    ..To date the association between FMF and RPF and the use of colchicine therapy alone for RPF has not been described...
  18. ncbi request reprint Atypical sarcoidosis: case reports and review of the literature
    M Giovinale
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:37-44. 2009
    ..This latter required to differentiate liver and/or spleen sarcoidosis from tuberculosis and other infections, primary biliary cirrhosis, metastasis or malignant lymphoma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Wegener's granulomatosis: an update on diagnosis and therapy
    R Manna
    Clinical Autoimmunity Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli, 8 00168 Rome, Italy
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 4:481-95. 2008
    ..Recent investigation has focused on other immunomodulatory agents (e.g., TNF-alpha inhibitors and anti-CD20 antibodies), intravenous immunoglobulins and antithymocyte globulins for treating patients with resistant WG...
  20. doi request reprint Giant cell arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica after influenza vaccination: report of 10 cases and review of the literature
    A Soriano
    Clinical Autoimmunity Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Lupus 21:153-7. 2012
    ..e. autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants and including post-vaccination phenomena...
  21. ncbi request reprint Association of myasthenia gravis and antisynthetase syndrome: a case report
    M Diaco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 17:395-9. 2004
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report on the association of Myasthenia gravis with antisynthetase syndrome...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sjogren's syndrome in a celiac patient: searching for environmental triggers
    F d'Onofrio
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:445-8. 2006
    ..In this report, we describe the case of a young woman affected by celiac disease in which an Ascaris lumbricoides infestation and estrogen therapy could have played a role in the development of Sjogren's syndrome...
  23. ncbi request reprint Early diagnosis and stage-adapted treatment of Wegener's granulomatosis
    G Cadoni
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Laryngol Otol 117:208-11. 2003
    ..The effectiveness of co-trimoxazole for preventing relapses of WG is discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Probiotic treatment increases salivary counts of lactobacilli: a double-blind, randomized, controlled study
    M Montalto
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Digestion 69:53-6. 2004
    ..Moreover, lactobacilli were administered in liquid and in capsule form to determine the role of direct contact with the oral cavity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Atypical mole syndrome and congenital giant naevus in a patient with celiac disease
    M Montalto
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Panminerva Med 45:219-21. 2003
    ..This is the 1(st) report concerning celiac disease and congenital disorders of the pigmentary system...
  26. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric manifestations as a primary symptom in antiphospholipid syndrome
    R Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:915-7. 2006
    ..We describe the case of a 62 yr old female showing schizophrenia-like symptoms in which further evaluations allowed us to diagnose the antiphospolipid syndrome...
  27. ncbi request reprint Haemophagocytic syndrome associated with mucormycosis infection
    V Arena
    Pathologic Anatomy Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 25:751-5. 2012
    ..In all the recorded cases, the fungal infection coexists with malignant lymphoma, immunodeficiency and a long-term steroid therapy for renal transplant or Crohn's disease. This is the second described case of the HS due to mucormycosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Severe giant cell arteritis associated with essential thrombocythaemia
    M Montalto
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 23:1271-4. 2010
    ..Here we report a case of severe temporal arteritis associated with essential thrombocythaemia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Serum macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) in the intercritical phase of hereditary periodic fevers and its relationship with the MIF-173G/C polymorphism
    D Rigante
    Department of Paediatric Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Rheumatol 36:307-10. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of cyclosporin microemulsion in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    M Latteri
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Clin Pharmacokinet 40:473-83. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Hypercreatininemia and hyperglycemia: diabetic nephropathy or "inverted peritoneal auto-dialysis"?
    R Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Nephrol 63:167-9. 2005
    ..Discharged diagnosis was intraperitoneal rupture of inguino-scrotal hernia of the bladder in patient with recent onset of diabetes mellitus...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological and clinical basis of treatment of Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) with colchicine or analogues: an update
    C Cerquaglia
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets Inflamm Allergy 4:117-24. 2005
    ..Since our data showed that 10-15% of FMF patients seem are non-responders or intolerant to colchicine, today we are working in the design of colchicine analogues which may have lesser toxicities and a larger therapeutic window...
  33. ncbi request reprint Systemic complications of esophageal lichen planus
    R Manna
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 26:575-8. 2013
    ..Early diagnosis of esophageal lichen planus as well as effective systemic immunosuppressive treatment is crucial in order to prevent short- and long-term complications...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mild and transient neutropenia in an infant of mother with Wegener's granulomatosis
    A A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 58:579-81. 2006
    ..The newborn was followed up for 6 months; he always showed normal clinical and laboratory exams, except a mild and transient neutropenia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of exogenous beta-galactosidase in patients with lactose malabsorption and intolerance: a crossover double-blind placebo-controlled study
    M Montalto
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:489-93. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of the addition to milk, 5 min and 10 h before its consumption, of a lactase obtained from Kluyveromyces lactis in lactose malabsorbers with intolerance...
  36. ncbi request reprint Delayed ANCA positivity in pulmonary-renal syndrome
    R Nocente
    Emergency Department, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Panminerva Med 44:73-5. 2002
    ..Six months later, the patient died of a gastrointestinal hemorrhage due to bowel perforation by vasculitic lesion. This time high p-ANCA positivity was detected and at renal histology crescentic glomeruli were observed...
  37. ncbi request reprint Autoinflammatory syndromes
    M Galeazzi
    Unità Operativa Complessa di Reumatologia, University of Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:S79-85. 2006
    ..Mutations responsible for FMF, TRAPS, CAPS, PAPA are in proteins involved in modulation of inflammation and apoptosis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Identification of an autosomal recessive mode of inheritance in paediatric Behçet's families by segregation analysis
    N Molinari
    Laboratoire de Biostatistiques, Epidémiologie et Santé Publique IURC, Montpellier, France
    Am J Med Genet A 122:115-8. 2003
    ..Previous studies failed to show any simple mode of inheritance in BD, probably because they were performed on the whole BD population...