Piero Valentini

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Chest wall TB and low 25-hidroxy-vitamin D levels in a 15-month-old girl
    Danilo Buonsenso
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart A Gemelli Hospital, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:12. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Ductopenia and fetal liver-like architecture as unique and evocative sign of Turner syndrome
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1132-8. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute cholestasis: atypical onset of Kawasaki disease
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 40:582-4. 2008
  4. pmc An uncommon presentation for a severe invasive infection due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in Italy: a case report
    Piero Valentini
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 7:11. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of spiramycin/cotrimoxazole association in the mother-to-child transmission of toxoplasmosis infection in pregnancy
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:297-300. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Incomplete Kawasaki syndrome followed by systemic onset-juvenile idiopathic arthritis mimicking Kawasaki syndrome
    Donato Rigante
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli no 8, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 30:535-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome and concurrent Coxsackie virus B3 infection
    Donato Rigante
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 32:4037-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Involvement of type I immune responses in swine-origin H1N1 influenza virus infection
    Giovanni Frisullo
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Hum Immunol 72:632-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Seizures in an interferon-treated child
    P Valentini
    Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:363-5. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Cholestatic jaundice in infectious mononucleosis
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome
    Minerva Pediatr 52:303-6. 2000

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Publications18

  1. pmc Chest wall TB and low 25-hidroxy-vitamin D levels in a 15-month-old girl
    Danilo Buonsenso
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart A Gemelli Hospital, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:12. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Ductopenia and fetal liver-like architecture as unique and evocative sign of Turner syndrome
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1132-8. 2013
    ..The histological picture of "fetal liver-like architecture" and "ductopenia" is of fundamental importance for the diagnosis of chromosomopathy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute cholestasis: atypical onset of Kawasaki disease
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 40:582-4. 2008
    ..KD should be considered in differential diagnosis in children with cholestasis, abdominal pain and fever of unknown etiology...
  4. pmc An uncommon presentation for a severe invasive infection due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in Italy: a case report
    Piero Valentini
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie ed Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 7:11. 2008
    ..More commonly, community-acquired (CA)-MRSA is a cause of infections of the skin and soft-tissues, but life-threatening infections such as necrotizing pneumonia and sepsis can occasionally occur...
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of spiramycin/cotrimoxazole association in the mother-to-child transmission of toxoplasmosis infection in pregnancy
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:297-300. 2009
    ..Treatment did not need to be stopped in any mother because of adverse drug effects. Our results seem to encourage the use of spiramycin/cotrimoxazole in women with toxoplasmosis during pregnancy...
  6. doi request reprint Incomplete Kawasaki syndrome followed by systemic onset-juvenile idiopathic arthritis mimicking Kawasaki syndrome
    Donato Rigante
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli no 8, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 30:535-9. 2010
    ..Diagnosis of systemic onset-juvenile idiopathic arthritis was postulated upon the long persistence of fever and inflammatory signs, which subsided only after starting corticosteroid treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome and concurrent Coxsackie virus B3 infection
    Donato Rigante
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 32:4037-40. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Involvement of type I immune responses in swine-origin H1N1 influenza virus infection
    Giovanni Frisullo
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Hum Immunol 72:632-5. 2011
    ..Our data suggest a dysregulation of antipathogen type I immune responses in complicated S-OIV infections...
  9. ncbi request reprint Seizures in an interferon-treated child
    P Valentini
    Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:363-5. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cholestatic jaundice in infectious mononucleosis
    P Valentini
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome
    Minerva Pediatr 52:303-6. 2000
    ..The authors describe the case of a young spherocytosis patient in whom Epstein-Barr virus caused an intense cholestatic jaundice and they discuss the possible damage mechanisms according to the recent studies on cholestasis pathogenesis...
  11. doi request reprint Intravenous Immunoglobulin therapy for anti-E hemolytic disease in the newborn
    Roberta Onesimo
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Catholic University, Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1059-61. 2010
    ..We report a case of anti-E HDN treated successfully with intravenous immunoglobulin, as adjuvant treatment to phototherapy...
  12. doi request reprint Increased levels of neurotrophins in the cerebrospinal fluid of children with Epstein-Barr virus meningoencephalitis
    Antonio Chiaretti
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, A Gemelli Hospital, Largo Gemelli, I 00168 Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 20:52-7. 2014
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  13. doi request reprint Utility of intranasal Ketamine and Midazolam to perform gastric aspirates in children: a double-blind, placebo controlled, randomized study
    Danilo Buonsenso
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Catholic University of Rome, Largo A, Gemelli, 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 14:67. 2014
    ..Secondary outcomes: evaluation of safety of INKM protocol, start time sedation effect, duration of sedation and evaluation of parents and doctors' satisfaction about the procedure...
  14. doi request reprint Responsiveness to intravenous immunoglobulins and occurrence of coronary artery abnormalities in a single-center cohort of Italian patients with Kawasaki syndrome
    Donato Rigante
    Department of Pediatric Sciences, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 30:841-6. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint A twenty-year retrospective study of pediatric tuberculosis in two tertiary hospitals in Rome
    Danilo Buonsenso
    Catholic University of Sacred Heart A Gemelli Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:1022-6. 2012
    ..Tuberculosis (TB) is among the top 10 causes of child death worldwide. Nevertheless, childhood disease has been neglected by tuberculosis control programs...
  16. doi request reprint Acute necrotizing encephalopathy during novel influenza A (H1N1) virus infection
    Paolo Mariotti
    Department of Medical and Surgical Pediatric Sciences and Developmental Neurosciences, Unit of Child Neuropsychiatry, Catholic University, Largo Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Ann Neurol 68:111-4. 2010
    ..An involvement of meninges and spinal cord was observed configuring an acute necrotizing meningoencephalomyelitis...
  17. doi request reprint Maternal and neonatal characteristics of an immigrant population in an Italian hospital
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:627-32. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate clinical and epidemiological characteristics of the maternal and neonatal immigrant population and to compare it with the Italian population in the Agostino Gemelli Hospital (Rome)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment with oral valganciclovir in immunocompetent infant with gastrointestinal manifestations of cytomegalovirus infection
    P S Buonuomo
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Perinatol 26:648-9. 2006
    ..At 7 months of age, he presented with melena. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) of biopsy samples from the duodenum was positive for CMV. Anemia resolved after starting antiviral therapy with oral valganciclovir...