G Nuzzo

Summary

Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Surgical approach to common bile duct strictures]
    G Nuzzo
    Service de chirurgie hépatobiliaire et digestive, Policlinique Agostino Gemelli Rome Italie
    J Chir (Paris) 143:37-43. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for primarily unresectable colorectal metastases downsized by chemotherapy
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, L go A Gemelli, 8 00168, Roma, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:318-24. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Advantages of multidisciplinary management of bile duct injuries occurring during cholecystectomy
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 195:763-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: prognostic factors after liver resection
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Updates Surg 62:11-9. 2010
  5. pmc Final analysis of colorectal cancer patients treated with irinotecan and 5-fluorouracil plus folinic acid neoadjuvant chemotherapy for unresectable liver metastases
    C Barone
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Br J Cancer 97:1035-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemoradiation with cisplatin and 5-fluorouracil for extraperitoneal T3 rectal cancer: acute toxicity, tumor response, sphincter preservation
    V Valentini
    Divisione di Radioterapia, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:1175-84. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Preoperative right portal vein embolisation: indications and results
    B Barbaro
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:553-70. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Gas in portal circulation and pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis during chemotherapy for advanced rectal cancer
    G Clemente
    Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Agostino Gemelli Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Curr Med Res Opin 26:707-11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Liver resection for intrahepatic stones in congenital bile duct dilatation
    G Clemente
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, A Gemelli, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Visc Surg 147:e175-80. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma cholinesterase correlations in acute surgical and critical illness
    C Chiarla
    Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:323-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications61

  1. ncbi request reprint [Surgical approach to common bile duct strictures]
    G Nuzzo
    Service de chirurgie hépatobiliaire et digestive, Policlinique Agostino Gemelli Rome Italie
    J Chir (Paris) 143:37-43. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for primarily unresectable colorectal metastases downsized by chemotherapy
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, L go A Gemelli, 8 00168, Roma, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:318-24. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Advantages of multidisciplinary management of bile duct injuries occurring during cholecystectomy
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 195:763-9. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to highlight the advantages of treatment of bile duct injury (BDI) occurring during cholecystectomy on the basis of a multidisciplinary cooperation of expert surgeons, radiologists, and endoscopists...
  4. doi request reprint Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: prognostic factors after liver resection
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Updates Surg 62:11-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, these results support the role of hepatectomy with regional lymphadenectomy as the best available treatment for IHC. Prognosis after liver resection correlates with clinical stage and multiplicity of lesions...
  5. pmc Final analysis of colorectal cancer patients treated with irinotecan and 5-fluorouracil plus folinic acid neoadjuvant chemotherapy for unresectable liver metastases
    C Barone
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Br J Cancer 97:1035-9. 2007
    ..At 2 years, all patients were alive (8 DF), and at last follow-up, eight were alive (6 DF). Surgical resection of liver metastases after neoadjuvant treatment with modified FOLFIRI in CRC patients achieved favourable survival times...
  6. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemoradiation with cisplatin and 5-fluorouracil for extraperitoneal T3 rectal cancer: acute toxicity, tumor response, sphincter preservation
    V Valentini
    Divisione di Radioterapia, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:1175-84. 1999
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Preoperative right portal vein embolisation: indications and results
    B Barbaro
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:553-70. 2009
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate the efficacy of right portal vein embolisation (PVE) in inducing contralateral liver hypertrophy before extended hepatectomy...
  8. doi request reprint Gas in portal circulation and pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis during chemotherapy for advanced rectal cancer
    G Clemente
    Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Agostino Gemelli Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Curr Med Res Opin 26:707-11. 2010
    ..We describe a patient with acute abdominal symptoms and evidence of PCI with PBG under cetuximab, oxaliplatin, tegafur-uracil and folinic acid chemotherapy for metastatic adenocarcinoma of the rectosigmoid junction...
  9. doi request reprint Liver resection for intrahepatic stones in congenital bile duct dilatation
    G Clemente
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, A Gemelli, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Visc Surg 147:e175-80. 2010
    ..This study reports our clinical experience with liver resection for congenital dilatation of the intrahepatic bile duct and intrahepatic gallstones to evaluate results and define indications for treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma cholinesterase correlations in acute surgical and critical illness
    C Chiarla
    Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:323-7. 2011
    ..The properties of plasma cholinesterase (CHE) are partly undiscovered. Equally unknown are the correlations between changes in CHE and other blood variables during the acute phase response related to acute surgical and critical illness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ampullary carcinoma: prognostic significance of ploidy, cell-cycle analysis and proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA)
    A Crucitti
    Department of General Surgery, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 46:1187-91. 1999
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Liver resections for hepatocellular carcinoma in chronic liver disease: experience in an Italian centre
    G Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Unit of Hepato Biliary and Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 8, I 00168, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:1014-8. 2007
    ..Liver resection (LR) and transplantation are the best options for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We retrospectively analysed the experience obtained with LR for HCC in chronic liver disease patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Liver resections for hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    F Giuliante
    Dept of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:368-70. 2010
    ..Because of the significant perioperative risk, the demanding operative management and the rarity of this tumor, patients with HC should be referred to tertiary surgical centers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant treatment of unresectable liver disease with irinotecan and 5-fluorouracil plus folinic acid in colorectal cancer patients
    C Pozzo
    Unit of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Ann Oncol 15:933-9. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between albumin, other plasma proteins and variables, and age in the acute phase response after liver resection in man
    I Giovannini
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Unit, and CNR IASI Center for Pathophysiology of Shock, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Amino Acids 31:463-9. 2006
    ..The correlations with age and postoperative outcome support the concept that hypoalbuminemia is a marker of pathophysiologic frailty associated with increasing age, and amplified by the challenges of postoperative illness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Risk for laparoscopic fenestration of liver cysts
    F Giuliante
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Unit of Hepatobiliary and Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Surg Endosc 17:1735-8. 2003
    ..Therefore, laparoscopic fenestration, planned for a liver cyst could be performed unintentionally for an undiagnosed hydatid liver cyst...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lymphoepithelial cyst of the pancreas: case report and review of the literature
    G Clemente
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Hearth, A Gemelli Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 74:343-6. 2011
    ..A literature review was carried out in order to elucidate the clinical, pathological and biochemical features of LCP. The aim of this study was to define diagnostic criteria and treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Liver resections with or without pedicle clamping
    G Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 181:238-46. 2001
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate safety, efficacy, technique, and contraindications of HPC during liver resections, comparing results of resections performed with or without HPC...
  19. ncbi request reprint [The risk of biliary ductal injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy]
    G Nuzzo
    Unité de Chirurgie Hépatobilaire et Digestive, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo A Gemelli 0, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Chir (Paris) 141:343-53. 2004
    ..In such complicated cases, even the open approach is not a guarantee against biliary injury; there is no substitute for experience and caution in biliary surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ten years of preoperative chemoradiation for extraperitoneal T3 rectal cancer: acute toxicity, tumor response, and sphincter preservation in three consecutive studies
    V Valentini
    Cattedra di Radioterapia, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:371-83. 2001
    ..To compare acute toxicity, tumor response, and sphincter preservation in three schedules of concurrent chemoradiation in resectable transmural and/or node-positive extraperitoneal rectal cancer...
  21. doi request reprint Complex liver resection for hepatic tumours involving the inferior vena cava
    G Nuzzo
    Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:921-7. 2011
    ..Resection of liver tumours with involvement of inferior vena cava (IVC) is considered to have a high surgical risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Experimental model of hepatic tumor in the rat: description and results of intrahepatic implantation technique]
    F Giuliante
    Istituto di Patologia Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Ann Ital Chir 74:567-71. 2003
    ..In conclusion this modified technique of intrahepatic tumor implantation permits to obtain an intrahepatic tumor animal model which is easily reproducible and suitable for the evaluation of efficacy of experimental therapies for HCC...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intraluminal brachytherapy without stenting in intrahepatic papillary cholangiocarcinoma: a case report
    G Macchia
    Department of Radiation Therapy, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:615-8. 2005
    ..Based on this and other published reports, intraluminal brachytherapy may be tested in a setting different from standard setting with the aim to safely palliate jaundice in patients with intraductal tumour growth in the biliary tract...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-6 release in the hepatic blood outflow during normothermic liver ischaemia in humans
    L Guidi
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:409-15. 2003
    ..Moreover, they could be potential predictors of the outcome. Modulation of the pattern of cytokine response in the early postsurgery period could represent a new approach to minimise the impact of these procedures...
  25. ncbi request reprint No evidence of hematopoietic stem cell mobilization in patients submitted to hepatectomy or in patients with acute on chronic liver failure
    C Di Campli
    Department of Medical Pathology, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2563-6. 2005
    ..We investigate bone marrow stem cell migration to the liver in patients undergoing hepatectomy or with acute on chronic liver failure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Total gastrectomy for type 1 gastric carcinoid: an unusual surgical indication?
    G Clemente
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Agostino Gemelli School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Chir 62:421-4. 2007
    ..In conclusion this finding, unknown before surgery, emphasizes the need for careful assessment also in the presence of apparently less important gastric carcinoid lesions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Preoperative right portal vein embolization in patients with metastatic liver disease. Metastatic liver volumes after RPVE
    B Barbaro
    Department of Radiology, Universita Cattolica, Policlinico Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Acta Radiol 44:98-102. 2003
    ..To quantify liver metastases and future remnant liver (FRL) volumes in patients who underwent right portal vein embolization (RPVE) and to evaluate the effects of this procedure on metastase growth...
  28. ncbi request reprint Isolation and characterization of CD133+ cell population within human primary and metastatic colon cancer
    M A Puglisi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Giovanni XXIII Cancer Research Center, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:55-62. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the presence of a CD133+ cell fraction in samples of colon cancer and liver metastasis from colon cancer and evaluate their potential as tumor-initiating cells...
  29. pmc Nuclear and cytoplasmic expression of survivin in 67 surgically resected pancreatic cancer patients
    G Tonini
    Medical Oncology, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Via Emilio Longoni 83, 00155 Rome, Italy
    Br J Cancer 92:2225-32. 2005
    ..In particular, patients with high nuclear Survivin staining showed a longer survival, whereas patients with high cytoplasmic Survivin staining had a shorter overall survival...
  30. ncbi request reprint Is the chronologic age a contra-indication for surgical palliation of unresectable periampullary neoplasms?
    G Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepatobiliary Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, A Gemelli Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 88:206-9. 2004
    ..The two groups of patients were comparable, except for age. Biliary bypass associated to gastric bypass was the most common performed procedure...
  31. ncbi request reprint Port-sites excision for gallbladder cancer incidentally found after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Felice Giuliante
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, L go A Gemelli, 8 00168 Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 191:114-6. 2006
    ..Trocar reinsertion through the abdominal wall along the correctly identified original path allows the excision of a perfect cylinder of abdominal wall including all of the layers from the skin to the peritoneum...
  32. doi request reprint Influence of surgical margin on type of recurrence after liver resection for colorectal metastases: a single-center experience
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Surgery 143:384-93. 2008
    ..Hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases (CRLM) may offer good long-term survival. The impact of the tumor-free surgical margin on long-term results remains controversial, and we have assessed this component in 185 patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Palliation of unresectable periampullary neoplasms. "surgical" versus "non-surgical" approach
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences Hepatobiliary and Digestive Surgery Unit Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Agostino Gemelli Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1282-5. 2004
    ..Two different approaches, a preference for "non-surgical" palliation and a preference for "surgical" palliation, in two consecutive periods, are compared...
  34. doi request reprint Liver resection for primary intrahepatic stones: a single-center experience
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, A Gemelli Medical School, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 143:570-3; discussion 574. 2008
    ..When a single liver lobe or segment is involved, partial hepatectomy may be regarded today as an effective method of treatment...
  35. doi request reprint Intramural duodenal diverticulum mimicking a periampullary neoplasm
    Gennaro Clemente
    Department of Surgery, A Gemelli Medical School, Largo Gemelli, 8 00168 Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 196:e31-2. 2008
    ..The intermittent filling and emptying of the IDD is responsible for epigastric pain, nausea, and vomiting. When IDD is symptomatic, surgical or endoscopic treatment is recommended...
  36. doi request reprint Urgent need for a new staging system in advanced colorectal cancer
    Graeme J Poston
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, L9 7AL, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 26:4828-33. 2008
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the components of hypertransaminasemia after liver resection
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepatobiliary Unit, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:357-60. 2007
    ..The increase in plasma aspartate (AST) and alanine (ALT) aminotransferase after liver resection is multifactorial, and a major problem is the difficult quantification of the impact of each factor involved...
  38. ncbi request reprint Modulation of plasma fibrinogen levels in acute-phase response after hepatectomy
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgery Hepatobiliary Unit, Surgical Intensive Care, IASI CNR Center for Pathophysiology of Shock, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:261-5. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Continuous versus intermittent portal triad clamping during hepatectomy in cirrhosis. Results of a prospective, randomized clinical trial
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Department of Surgery, Largo Turati 62, 10128 Torino, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:1073-7. 2003
    ..It has been shown that hepatic pedicle clamping is a safe and effective technique to control bleeding during liver resection. A major drawback can be the induction of liver ischemia and splanchnic venous stasis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Characterization of biochemical and clinical correlates of hypocholesterolemia after hepatectomy
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Unit, Surgical Intensive Care, Catholic University School of Medicine, Via Alessandro VII 45, I 00167 Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem 49:317-9. 2003
  41. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiologic and clinical correlates of hypophosphatemia and the relationship with sepsis and outcome in postoperative patients after hepatectomy
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Roma, Italy
    Shock 18:111-5. 2002
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Does downstaging predict improved outcome after preoperative chemoradiation for extraperitoneal locally advanced rectal cancer? A long-term analysis of 165 patients
    Vincenzo Valentini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:664-74. 2002
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Extraparenchymal control of hepatic veins during mesohepatectomy
    Felice Giuliante
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 206:496-502. 2008
    ....
  44. pmc Serum uric acid, creatinine, and the assessment of antioxidant capacity in critical illness
    Ivo Giovannini
    Crit Care 10:421. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint Non-surgical management of a lymphatic fistula, after laparoscopic colorectal surgery, with total parenteral nutrition, octreotide, and somatostatin
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepatobiliary Unit, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Nutrition 21:1065-7. 2005
    ..There was no chylous ascites because of controlled external drainage...
  46. ncbi request reprint An extreme case of Heyde syndrome
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Dig Surg 23:387-8. 2006
    ..Its existence has been repeatedly questioned or reconfirmed, and the proposed underlying mechanism is the degradation of a coagulation factor caused by the stenotic valve, which facilitates bleeding from angiodysplastic lesions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Calcified Meckel's diverticulum: an unusual incidental finding during laparoscopy
    Gennaro Clemente
    Department of Surgery, A Gemelli Medical School, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 193:482-3. 2007
    ..It is possible that the diverticulum had been responsible for abdominal pain in this patient, in whom it had an atypical appearance...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bile duct injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: results of an Italian national survey on 56 591 cholecystectomies
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 140:986-92. 2005
    ..With laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC), the incidence has become more frequent. This study verifies the current incidence, mechanism, presentation, and treatment of BDI occurring during LC in general surgical practice...
  49. ncbi request reprint Chemoradiation and brachytherapy in biliary tract carcinoma: long-term results
    Francesco Deodato
    Department of Radiation Therapy, Centro di Ricerca e Formazione ad Alta Tecnologia nelle Scienze Biomediche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Campobasso, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:483-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate long-term effects of chemoradiation and intraluminal brachytherapy in terms of local control, disease-free survival, overall survival, and symptom relief in patients with unresectable or residual extrahepatic biliary carcinoma...
  50. ncbi request reprint Papillary carcinoma of the gallbladder and anomalous pancreatico-biliary junction. Report of three cases and review of the literature
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgery Hepatobiliary Unit, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, A Gemelli School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1034-8. 2005
    ..Consequently, most cases of papillary cancer have been reported in the Japanese literature, while the incidence of this neoplasm, and its association with APBJ, is still unknown in Western Countries...
  51. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and clinical correlates of hypouricemia in surgical and critically ill patients
    Ivo Giovannini
    Department of Surgery, Hepato biliary Unit, Sub intensive Care, CNR IASI Center for the Pathophysiology of Shock, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:1207-10. 2007
    ..This issue is poorly understood because UA is simultaneously affected by multiple factors with impacts that have never been definitively characterized...
  52. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    Felice Giuliante
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Unit of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Tumori 91:487-92. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the experience with resection of IHCC in our center...
  53. ncbi request reprint Hanging maneuver in right hepatectomy for recurrent metastases with diaphragmatic infiltration after radiofrequency ablation: a new indication
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Am Surg 73:884-7. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Apoptotic index or a combination of Bax/Bcl-2 expression correlate with survival after resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Paolo Magistrelli
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Cell Biochem 97:98-108. 2006
    ..The contemporary overexpression of Bax and Bcl-2 represents the strongest prognostic factor...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase-2 overexpression is associated with a poor outcome in resected ampullary cancer patients
    Daniele Santini
    University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 11:3784-9. 2005
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Pedicle clamping with ischemic preconditioning in liver resection
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Rome, Italy
    Liver Transpl 10:S53-7. 2004
    ..This technique should be preferred to continuous clamping alone in healthy liver. Additional studies are needed to assess the role of IP in cirrhotic liver and to compare IP with intermittent clamping...
  57. ncbi request reprint pRb2/p130, vascular endothelial growth factor, p27(KIP1), and proliferating cell nuclear antigen expression in hepatocellular carcinoma: their clinical significance
    Pier Paolo Claudio
    Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Center for Biotechnology, College of Science and Technology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 10:3509-17. 2004
    ..Additional studies with larger numbers of patient data would allow the use of multivariable techniques and would be able to further identify patients with poorer survival...
  58. pmc Hepatic resection-related hypophosphatemia is of renal origin as manifested by isolated hyperphosphaturia
    Ivo Giovannini
    Ann Surg 243:429; author reply 429. 2006
  59. ncbi request reprint Cefepime for prophylaxis of infections in the surgery of cholelithiasis. Results of a multicentric comparative trial
    Paolo Del Rio
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Unit of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 79:23-7. 2008
    ..A single dose of Cefepime seems to be a very useful alternative to other regimens for antibiotic prophylaxis of postoperative infectious complications in the elective surgical treatment of cholelithiasis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Re: Role of intraoperative cholangiography in avoiding bile duct injury
    Gennaro Nuzzo
    J Am Coll Surg 205:e5-6; author reply e6. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint Sepsis-induced cholestasis
    Ivo Giovannini
    Hepatology 47:361. 2008