Franco Fulciniti

Summary

Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Spindle cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: report of a case with fine needle aspiration cytology and differential diagnostic considerations
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology Fondazione G Pascale National Tumor Institute, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 51:227-30. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Metaplastic breast carcinoma on fine-needle cytology samples: a report of three cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomorfologiche e Funzionali, Sezione di Citopatologia, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:205-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Fine needle cytology of endometriosis: experience with 10 cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 49:495-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Massive infarction of papillary carcinoma of the kidney after fine needle aspiration biopsy: report of a case with cytohistologic correlation
    Franco Fulciniti
    Section of Cytodiagnostics, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 50:563-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle cytology and flow cytometry immunophenotyping and subclassification of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a critical review of 307 cases with technical suggestions
    Pio Zeppa
    Dipartimento di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Cancer 102:55-65. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Fine-needle cytology of Kaposi's sarcoma in an intramammary lymphnode: report of one case
    Franco Fulciniti
    S S D di Citopatologia, A F di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:E149-52. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous infarction of pleomorphic adenoma: report of a case simulating malignancy on fine-needle cytology sample
    Franco Fulciniti
    SSD di Citopatologia, AF di Anatomia Patologica, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:430-4. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma: a report of 2 cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Section of Pathology, Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center, Fondazione G Pascale, Naples
    Acta Cytol 52:612-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Fine-needle cytology of metastatic endometrioid neoplasms: experience with eight cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:347-52. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Axial chordoma and parachordoma (soft tissue chordoma): two of a kind: report of two cases with primary diagnosis on fine-needle cytology samples
    Franco Fulciniti
    S S D di Citopatologia, A F di Anatomia Patologica, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:475-81. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Spindle cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: report of a case with fine needle aspiration cytology and differential diagnostic considerations
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology Fondazione G Pascale National Tumor Institute, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 51:227-30. 2007
    ..Spindle cell neuroendocrine carcinomas of the lung may be frequently observed on fine needle cytology (FNC) samples and often pose stimulating differential diagnostic problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Metaplastic breast carcinoma on fine-needle cytology samples: a report of three cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomorfologiche e Funzionali, Sezione di Citopatologia, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:205-9. 2005
    ..It is the Authors' feeling that, with optimal samples, the cytomorphological findings of this rare variant of breast carcinoma permit its accurate pre-operative diagnosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fine needle cytology of endometriosis: experience with 10 cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 49:495-9. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Massive infarction of papillary carcinoma of the kidney after fine needle aspiration biopsy: report of a case with cytohistologic correlation
    Franco Fulciniti
    Section of Cytodiagnostics, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 50:563-6. 2006
    ..Papillary carcinomas are rare malignant tumors of the kidney that sometimes are diagnosed preoperatively from their characteristic computed tomography appearance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle cytology and flow cytometry immunophenotyping and subclassification of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a critical review of 307 cases with technical suggestions
    Pio Zeppa
    Dipartimento di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Cancer 102:55-65. 2004
    ..The authors present a critical review of 307 lymph nodal and extra lymph nodal lymphoproliferative disorders that were diagnosed with FNC and FC...
  6. doi request reprint Fine-needle cytology of Kaposi's sarcoma in an intramammary lymphnode: report of one case
    Franco Fulciniti
    S S D di Citopatologia, A F di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:E149-52. 2012
    ..The appearance of a well-defined 23 × 20 mm(2) breast nodule during chemotherapy elicited fine-needle cytology to exclude breast carcinoma. Surgical excision confirmed the cytopathological diagnosis of Kaposis's sarcoma...
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous infarction of pleomorphic adenoma: report of a case simulating malignancy on fine-needle cytology sample
    Franco Fulciniti
    SSD di Citopatologia, AF di Anatomia Patologica, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:430-4. 2010
    ..The differential diagnostic problems encountered in this case are discussed together to the possible medical-legal implications originating from such striking atypias as to closely simulate malignancy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma: a report of 2 cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Section of Pathology, Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center, Fondazione G Pascale, Naples
    Acta Cytol 52:612-8. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Fine-needle cytology of metastatic endometrioid neoplasms: experience with eight cases
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:347-52. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Axial chordoma and parachordoma (soft tissue chordoma): two of a kind: report of two cases with primary diagnosis on fine-needle cytology samples
    Franco Fulciniti
    S S D di Citopatologia, A F di Anatomia Patologica, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:475-81. 2011
    ..The deep similarity between these neoplasms indicates that the only pathological differences in the described cases probably reside in their different anatomical location and, perhaps, in different cytogenetic changes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Air-dried smears for optimal diagnostic immunocytochemistry
    Franco Fulciniti
    Cytopathology Service, Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 52:178-86. 2008
    ..To exploit formalin-postfixed, air-dried smears for diagnostic immunocytochemistry (ICC)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Canine mastocytoma: report of 8 cases diagnosed by fine needle cytology and clinicopathologic correlations
    Franco Fulciniti
    Section of Cytodiagnosis, National Tumor Institute Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 51:616-20. 2007
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Surgical impact of preoperative breast MRI in women below 40 years of age
    Antonella Petrillo
    Struttura Complessa di Radiodiagnostica 1, Dipartimento di Diagnostica per Immagini, Terapia Radiante e Metabolica, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, IRCCS Fondazione Giovanni Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:527-33. 2013
    ..A low probability of inappropriate imaging-based decision-making for mastectomy exists for both CI alone and for CI + MRI, making presurgical needle biopsy mandatory for findings that suggest a need for mastectomy. ..
  14. doi request reprint Induction chemotherapy with docetaxel, cisplatin and capecitabine, followed by combined cetuximab and radiotherapy in patients with locally advanced inoperable squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: a phase I-II study
    Francesco Perri
    Head and Neck Medical Oncology Unit, National Tumor Institute of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Oncology 84:251-4. 2013
    ..Our study did not contribute toward addressing this issue since it was discontinued early because of toxicity...
  15. pmc Axillary node metastasis from differentiated thyroid carcinoma with Hürthle and signet ring cell differentiation. A case of disseminated thyroid cancer with peculiar histologic findings
    Maria Grazia Chiofalo
    Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    BMC Cancer 12:55. 2012
    ..Axillary lymph node metastasis generally arises in the context of disseminated disease and carries an ominous prognosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytolog of perineal alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma: cytohistopathologic and immunocytochemical correlations
    Franco Fulciniti
    Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute of Naples G Pascale Foundation, Naples, Italy
    Acta Cytol 51:385-9. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Hyalinizing clear cell carcinoma of the parotid gland: report of a recurrent case with aggressive cytomorphology and behavior diagnosed on fine-needle cytology sample
    Franco Fulciniti
    S S D di Citopatologia, S C di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 42:63-8. 2014
    ..The cytomorphologic features and the differential diagnosis of this aggressive variant of HCCC are briefly discussed...
  18. pmc Increased HOX C13 expression in metastatic melanoma progression
    Monica Cantile
    Pathology Unit, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione G, Pascale, Via Mariano Semmola, 80131, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:91. 2012
    ..Among these, Hox C13 is also involved in the expression control of the human keratin genes hHa5 and hHa2, and recently it was identified as a member of human DNA replication complexes...
  19. doi request reprint Galectin-3-expression analysis in the surgical selection of follicular thyroid nodules with indeterminate fine-needle aspiration cytology: a prospective multicentre study
    Armando Bartolazzi
    Department of Pathology, St Andrea University Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 9:543-9. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the diagnostic effect of galectin-3 expression analysis in distinguishing preoperatively benign from malignant follicular thyroid nodules when FNA findings were indeterminate...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lymphnode localization of extramedullary myeloid cell tumor in myelodysplastic syndrome: report of one case diagnosed by fine-needle cytology
    Franco Fulciniti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomorfologiche e Funzionali, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Diagn Cytopathol 28:136-9. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the extramedullary myeloid tumor in this case did not significantly affect the response to the chemotherapy of RAEB-t...
  21. doi request reprint Combined fine needle cytology and flow cytometry immunophenotyping for diagnosis of lymphoid disorders
    Giovanni D'Arena
    Leuk Lymphoma 49:1212-3. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Postradiation mesothelioma: diagnosis on fine needle cytology sample
    Franco Fulciniti
    Pathology Unit, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, IRRCS, Via Mariano Semmola, Napoli, Italy
    Br J Haematol 135:279. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy and flow cytometry immunophenotyping of lymphoid and myeloproliferative disorders of the spleen
    Pio Zeppa
    Dipartimento di Anatomia Patologica e Citopatologia, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Cancer 99:118-27. 2003
    ..Flow cytometry (FC) is a useful adjunct to fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in the evaluation of lymphoproliferative disorders. The application of FC to FNAB of the spleen (sFNAB) is reported...