Antonio A Zuppa

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hyperthyroidism: neonatal clinical course of two brothers born to a mother with Graves-Basedow disease, before and after total thyroidectomy
    A A Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:535-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Anti-Rh(c), "little c," isoimmunization: the role of rHuEpo in preventing late anemia
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:e269-71. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Hyperbilirubinemia in healthy newborns born to immigrant mothers from southeastern Asia compared to Italian ones
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, A Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Indian J Pediatr 80:455-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Infants born to mothers under phenobarbital treatment: correlation between serum levels and clinical features of neonates
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital A Gemelli, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli no 8, Rome 00168, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 159:53-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison between two treatment protocols with recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEpo) in the treatment of late anemia in neonates with Rh-isoimmunization
    A A Zuppa
    Dipartimento di Pediatria, Divisione di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Pediatr Med Chir 34:186-91. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal outcomes in triplet pregnancies: assisted reproduction versus spontaneous conception
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Department of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Perinat Med 35:339-43. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Infants born to mothers with anti-SSA/Ro autoantibodies: neonatal outcome and follow-up
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:231-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Weight loss and jaundice in healthy term newborns in partial and full rooming-in
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:801-5. 2009
  9. pmc Different fetal-neonatal outcomes in siblings born to a mother with Graves-Basedow disease after total thyroidectomy: a case series
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Med Case Reports 4:59. 2010
  10. doi request reprint ABO hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn: an iatrogenic complication of heterologous assisted reproductive technology-induced pregnancy
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, and the Immunohematology Laboratory, Transfusion Centre, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Transfusion 50:2102-4. 2010

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hyperthyroidism: neonatal clinical course of two brothers born to a mother with Graves-Basedow disease, before and after total thyroidectomy
    A A Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:535-9. 2007
    ..About 1-2% of infants born to mothers with Graves' disease or Hashimoto's thyroiditis develop neonatal hyperthyroidism because of transplacental passage of IgG stimulating TSH receptors (TRAb)...
  2. doi request reprint Anti-Rh(c), "little c," isoimmunization: the role of rHuEpo in preventing late anemia
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:e269-71. 2013
    ..The use of human recombinant erythropoietin is a valid tool for preventing late-onset anemia due to either anti-Rh-D or non-anti-Rh-D isoimmunization. ..
  3. doi request reprint Hyperbilirubinemia in healthy newborns born to immigrant mothers from southeastern Asia compared to Italian ones
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, A Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Indian J Pediatr 80:455-9. 2013
    ..To compare the characteristics of jaundice and hyperbilirubinemia in the newborn population of both immigrant and Italian mothers...
  4. doi request reprint Infants born to mothers under phenobarbital treatment: correlation between serum levels and clinical features of neonates
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital A Gemelli, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli no 8, Rome 00168, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 159:53-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the correlation between serum levels of phenobarbital and clinical features of neonates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison between two treatment protocols with recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEpo) in the treatment of late anemia in neonates with Rh-isoimmunization
    A A Zuppa
    Dipartimento di Pediatria, Divisione di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Pediatr Med Chir 34:186-91. 2012
    ..We compared the effectiveness of rHuEPO in two care protocols that differ for doses of rHuEPO administrated and for timing of administration...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal outcomes in triplet pregnancies: assisted reproduction versus spontaneous conception
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Department of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Perinat Med 35:339-43. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare neonatal outcomes of spontaneously conceived triplets with triplets conceived by assisted reproduction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Infants born to mothers with anti-SSA/Ro autoantibodies: neonatal outcome and follow-up
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:231-6. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Weight loss and jaundice in healthy term newborns in partial and full rooming-in
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:801-5. 2009
    ..The rooming-in has been proposed as an optimal model for the promotion of breastfeeding...
  9. pmc Different fetal-neonatal outcomes in siblings born to a mother with Graves-Basedow disease after total thyroidectomy: a case series
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Med Case Reports 4:59. 2010
    ..We describe three different fetal or neonatal outcomes in the offspring of a mother who had persistent circulating thyrotropin receptor antibodies despite having undergone a total thyroidectomy several years before...
  10. doi request reprint ABO hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn: an iatrogenic complication of heterologous assisted reproductive technology-induced pregnancy
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, and the Immunohematology Laboratory, Transfusion Centre, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Transfusion 50:2102-4. 2010
    ..ABO hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn (ABO HDFN) may manifest itself in cases of mothers belonging to blood group O and newborns of groups A or B and more frequently in group A and less so in group B...
  11. 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)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of galactogogues: substances that induce, maintain and increase breast milk production
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pharm Pharm Sci 13:162-74. 2010
    ..We have evaluated their mechanism of action, transfer to maternal milk, effectiveness and potential side effects for mother and infant, suggested doses for galactogogic effect, and recommendation for breastfeeding...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Breastfeeding and infectious diseases: state of the art]
    A A Zuppa
    Divisione di Neonatologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Pediatriche, Medico Chirurgiche e Neuroscienze dello Sviluppo, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia
    Minerva Pediatr 62:397-409. 2010
    ..Therefore, the decision of interrupting the breastfeeding may be done only after comparing risks and benefits, considering current knowledge on transmission of infectious pathologies...
  14. pmc Toward a bioethical issue: induced multiple pregnancies and neonatal outcomes
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo Gemelli, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:74. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of C reactive protein and others immunologic markers in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis]
    A A Zuppa
    Divisione di Neonatologia, Dipartimento di Pediatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 59:267-74. 2007
    ..The use of multiple markers as CRP, PCT, IL-6, IL-8, CD64, CD11b is useful both to early (24-48 h) diagnose of neonatal sepsis, and to monitorate the antibiotic treatment while waiting for the results of cultural examinations...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Prebiotics and probiotics in infant nutrition]
    A A Zuppa
    Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Cattedra di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Pediatr Med Chir 29:69-83. 2007
    ..In this review literature is examined the possible efficacy of prebiotics and probiotics in the pediatric age; however, the studies available do not permit to obtain definitive conclusions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of rh-G-CSF in early-onset severe neutropenia in neonatal lupus syndrome
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:609-11. 2004
    ..This is the first case in which rh-G-CSF was used in NLS, and the authors studied the pharmacologic action of the drug in relationship to the pathophysiology of NLS...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cerebral ultrasound findings in neonatal lupus syndrome
    A A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Biol Neonate 86:230-4. 2004
    ..US evaluation identified minimal anomalies compatible with favorable outcome: further studies are necessary to investigate the possible long-term sequelae, pathogenesis and spectrum of cerebral US findings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidental diagnosis and tempestive therapy in a case of neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia due to anti-HPA-5b
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 19:587-91. 2002
    ..Empiric treatment with IgG could be useful in case of clear suspect even in absence of confirmed diagnosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal preeclampsia on recombinant human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor effect in neutropenic neonates with suspected sepsis
    Antonio Alberto Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 102:131-6. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint [Neonatal lupus: different clinical neonatal expression in siblings]
    A A Zuppa
    Institut de pédiatrie, Division de néonatologie, université catholique du Sacré Coeur, 8, Largo A Gemelli, 00168 Rome, Italie
    Arch Pediatr 11:936-9. 2004
    ..Various clinical expressions may be explained by a different specificity of Anti-Ro autoantibodies among siblings. The reported cases are commented with regard to recent literature, trying to explain their pathogenesis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hydrolysed milk in preterm infants: an open problem
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 94:84-6. 2005
    ..To review knowledge about the role, indications and nutritional adequacy of protein hydrolysate formulas (HF) in the preterm newborn...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Massive fetomaternal hemorrhage and late-onset neutropenia: description of two cases
    Antonio A Zuppa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Turk J Pediatr 50:400-4. 2008
    ..During the follow-up, both infants showed late-onset neutropenia, which was not previously reported in healthy, growing infants with history of massive FMH...
  25. doi request reprint Is growth-discordance in twins a substantial risk factor in adverse neonatal outcomes?
    Simonetta Frezza
    Division of Neonatology Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Twin Res Hum Genet 14:463-7. 2011
    ..Discordance alone should not be considered as a predictor for adverse neonatal outcome. Neonatal outcome in discordant twins appears to be related to gestational age and birthweight rather than to the degree of discordance...
  26. ncbi request reprint Application of a neonatal assessment of visual function in a population of low risk full-term newborn
    Daniela Ricci
    Paediatric Neurology Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Early Hum Dev 84:277-80. 2008
    ..We have previously developed and described a battery of 9 items suitable for assessing different clinical aspects of visual function in newborn infants...
  27. pmc Visual development in infants with prenatal post-haemorrhagic ventricular dilatation
    Daniela Ricci
    Pediatric Neurology Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F255-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess visual function in 13 infants with evidence of prenatal post haemorrhagic ventricular dilatation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Transient effect of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in allo-immune neonatal neutropenia
    P Girlando
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Biol Neonate 78:277-80. 2000
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Fetal and neonatal outcomes in infants of mothers with TSH receptor antibody positivity in pregnancy]
    A A Zuppa
    Istituto di Pediatria, Dipartimento di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia
    Pediatr Med Chir 31:72-7. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Higher urinary excretion of essential amino acids in preterm infants fed protein hydrolysates
    L Maggio
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 94:75-84. 2005
    ..We designed a randomized, controlled trial to test the effects of a preterm formula with hydrolysed cow's milk proteins on short-term growth and urinary and plasma amino acids levels...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Alimentary strategies in the neonatal period in the prevention of allergies]
    A A Zuppa
    Cattedra di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Pediatr Med Chir 24:45-52. 2002
    ..The Authors claim for multicentric methodologically correct trials in order to clear the controversies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Neonatal outcome of spontaneous and assisted twin pregnancies
    A A Zuppa
    Department of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 95:68-72. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the incidence of severe depression at birth and respiratory disease was significantly higher in twins from assisted pregnancies than in those from spontaneous pregnancies, despite similar gestational age and birth-weight...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Effects on growth, tolerability and biochemical parameters of two different human milk fortifiers in very low birth-weight newborns]
    A A Zuppa
    Cattedra di Neonatologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Pediatr Med Chir 26:45-9. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to compare a group of very low birth-weight infants feeded with a preterm formula with two other groups feeded with human milk and two different fortifiers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Isolated myocardial non-compaction in an infant with distal 4q trisomy and distal 1q monosomy
    Gabriella De Rosa
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Institute of Paediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 164:255-6. 2005