Dario Paladini

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypoplastic left heart syndrome associated with left ventricle-coronary artery-pulmonary artery fistula: prenatal diagnosis and histological correlation
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:78-80. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of spatio-temporal image correlation (STIC) with tomographic ultrasound imaging (TUI) in the sequential analysis of fetal congenital heart disease
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:555-61. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Abnormal or delayed development of the posterior membranous area of the brain: anatomy, ultrasound diagnosis, natural history and outcome of Blake's pouch cyst in the fetus
    D Paladini
    Fetal Medicine and Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 39:279-87. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The 'in-plane' view of the inter-ventricular septum. A new approach to the characterization of ventricular septal defects in the fetus
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 23:1052-5. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Sonography in obese and overweight pregnant women: clinical, medicolegal and technical issues
    D Paladini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:720-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital constriction band of the upper arm: the role of three-dimensional ultrasound in diagnosis, counseling and multidisciplinary consultation
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:520-2. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetuses with Down syndrome have an enlarged anterior fontanelle in the second trimester of pregnancy
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:824-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of femoral hypoplasia-unusual facies syndrome in the fetus
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:354-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of poland syndrome
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1156-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Severe ductal constriction in the third-trimester fetus following maternal self-medication with nimesulide
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:357-61. 2005

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Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypoplastic left heart syndrome associated with left ventricle-coronary artery-pulmonary artery fistula: prenatal diagnosis and histological correlation
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:78-80. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of spatio-temporal image correlation (STIC) with tomographic ultrasound imaging (TUI) in the sequential analysis of fetal congenital heart disease
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:555-61. 2006
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Abnormal or delayed development of the posterior membranous area of the brain: anatomy, ultrasound diagnosis, natural history and outcome of Blake's pouch cyst in the fetus
    D Paladini
    Fetal Medicine and Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 39:279-87. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The 'in-plane' view of the inter-ventricular septum. A new approach to the characterization of ventricular septal defects in the fetus
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 23:1052-5. 2003
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Sonography in obese and overweight pregnant women: clinical, medicolegal and technical issues
    D Paladini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:720-9. 2009
    ..This Review discusses the clinical, technical and medicolegal problems associated with ultrasound examination in obese and/or overweight women and provides tips for performing these examinations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital constriction band of the upper arm: the role of three-dimensional ultrasound in diagnosis, counseling and multidisciplinary consultation
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:520-2. 2004
    ..This case represents a unique and effective application of three-dimensional ultrasound in prenatal diagnosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetuses with Down syndrome have an enlarged anterior fontanelle in the second trimester of pregnancy
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:824-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether fetuses diagnosed with Down syndrome in the second trimester have larger anterior fontanelles in comparison with normal euploid fetuses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of femoral hypoplasia-unusual facies syndrome in the fetus
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:354-8. 2007
    ..The reported association with maternal diabetes mellitus and differential diagnosis with other syndromes characterized by femoral hypoplasia are also discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of poland syndrome
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1156-9. 2004
    ..Poland syndrome is a congenital nongenetic anomaly characterized by unilateral chest wall hypoplasia, ipsilateral hand abnormalities, and hemivertebrae. It has not ben described so far in the fetus...
  10. ncbi request reprint Severe ductal constriction in the third-trimester fetus following maternal self-medication with nimesulide
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:357-61. 2005
    ..This was a multicenter series of 10 cases of constriction of the fetal ductus arteriosus occurring after maternal ingestion of one or two oral doses of nimesulide, which led to emergency delivery in four cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and outcome of congenital heart disease in fetuses from multiple pregnancies
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 25:403-6. 2005
    ..1) To assess the diagnostic accuracy of fetal echocardiography and (2) to evaluate the type and the outcome of congenital heart disease (CHD) detected in fetuses from multiple pregnancies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fetal size charts for the Italian population. Normative curves of head, abdomen and long bones
    Dario Paladini
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 25:456-64. 2005
    ..To describe size charts developed from fetuses of Italian couples...
  13. ncbi request reprint Posterior fossa and vermian morphometry in the characterization of fetal cerebellar abnormalities: a prospective three-dimensional ultrasound study
    D Paladini
    Prenatal Diagnosis Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:482-9. 2006
    ..Also to assess, in a small subset of cases, the correlation between ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the measurement of these three parameters...
  14. ncbi request reprint The role of tissue harmonic imaging in fetal echocardiography
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:159-64. 2004
    ..To define the role of tissue harmonic imaging (THI) in fetal echocardiography...
  15. doi request reprint Transposition of the great arteries in the fetus: assessment of the spatial relationships of the arterial trunks by four-dimensional echocardiography
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:271-6. 2008
    ..A secondary end-point was the evaluation of the type of coronary arterial branching pattern...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, characterization and outcome of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries in the fetus: a multicenter series of 30 cases
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:281-5. 2006
    ..To describe the anatomy, associated anomalies and outcome of 30 cases of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (ccTGA) detected prenatally...
  17. doi request reprint How to identify the thymus in the fetus: the thy-box
    D Paladini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 37:488-92. 2011
  18. doi request reprint Role of four-dimensional ultrasound (spatiotemporal image correlation and sonography-based automated volume count) in prenatal assessment of atrial morphology in cardiosplenic syndromes
    D Paladini
    Fetal Medicine and Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 38:337-43. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Aberrant right subclavian artery: incidence and correlation with other markers of Down syndrome in second-trimester fetuses
    D Paladini
    Fetal Medicine and Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 39:191-5. 2012
    ..To assess the incidence of aberrant right subclavian artery (ARSA) and other strong markers of Down syndrome and their correlation in a large population of second-trimester Down syndrome fetuses assessed in a tertiary referral center...
  20. doi request reprint Partial atrioventricular septal defect in the fetus: diagnostic features and associations in a multicenter series of 30 cases
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 34:268-73. 2009
    ..To assess the anatomical features and the associations of partial atrioventricular septal defect (pAVSD) in the fetus...
  21. doi request reprint Cardiac screening by STIC: can sonologists performing the 20-week anomaly scan pick up outflow tract abnormalities by scrolling the A-plane of STIC volumes?
    D Paladini
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 32:865-70. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasonographic findings of a cardiac myxoma
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 102:1174-6. 2003
    ..Cardiac myxomas have been reported in the neonate but never in the fetus. We present the prenatal diagnosis of such a tumor...
  23. doi request reprint Normal and abnormal development of the fetal anterior fontanelle: a three-dimensional ultrasound study
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 32:755-61. 2008
    ..To describe the methodology for correct visualization of the anterior fontanelle using three-dimensional ultrasound, to report its normal development during gestation, and to compare this with abnormal development...
  24. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular remodelling in outflow tract obstructive lesions during fetal life
    Michele D'Alto
    Chair of Cardiology, Second University of Naples, V Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 7:726-30. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the spectrum and the progression of different LV remodelling patterns and to identify prenatal markers of hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)...
  25. doi request reprint Changing spectrum and outcome of 705 fetal congenital heart disease cases: 12 years, experience in a third-level center
    Maria G Russo
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Second University, Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:910-5. 2008
    ..Nowadays, fetal echocardiography is a widely practiced technique; however, the impact of prenatal diagnosis on prognosis of the newborns affected by congenital heart disease remains uncertain...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease in the Naples area during the years 1994-1999 -- the experience of a joint fetal-pediatric cardiology unit
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 22:545-52. 2002
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Congenital anomalies of upper extremities: prenatal ultrasound diagnosis, significance, and outcome
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Medicine and Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:596.e1-10. 2010
    ..We sought to assess the role of ultrasound in the prenatal characterization of fetal malformations of the upper extremities (MUE)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quantification of regional left and right ventricular longitudinal function in 75 normal fetuses using ultrasound-based strain rate and strain imaging
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Pediatric Cardiology, Monaldi Hospital, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:1159-62. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Interferon alfa treatment for pregnant women affected by essential thrombocythemia: case reports and a review
    Pasquale Martinelli
    Dept of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Federico II, University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:2016-20. 2004
    ..At present, the number of young people suffering from this disease is growing, with a slightly higher frequency in females. We investigated the effects of interferon alfa therapy in these patients...
  30. doi request reprint Epidemiological and clinical features of pregnant women with HIV: a 21-year perspective from a highly specialized regional center in southern Italy
    Pasquale Martinelli
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Centre for STD and HIV AIDS in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    HIV Clin Trials 9:36-42. 2008
    ..To analyze the changes over two decades in HIV-infected pregnant women followed at a highly specialized regional center for antenatal care in southern Italy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin T and amino-terminal pro-natriuretic peptide concentrations in fetuses in the second trimester and in healthy neonates
    Giuliana Fortunato
    Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biotecnologie Mediche, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:834-6. 2006
    ..This indicates that the decrease in NT-proBNP levels is probably due to labor rather than delivery mode. Finally, we confirmed the at-birth reference values previously established for cTnT and NT-proBNP...
  32. ncbi request reprint Characteristics, associations and outcome of absent pulmonary valve syndrome in the fetus
    P Volpe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital Di Venere, Castellana Grotte, Bari, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 24:623-8. 2004
    ..To assess in a population of 21 fetuses diagnosed with absent pulmonary valve syndrome (APVS) the accuracy of prenatal diagnosis, the incidence of extracardiac and chromosomal anomalies and the perinatal outcome...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy in a woman with a history of Budd-Chiari syndrome treated by porto-systemic shunt, protein C deficiency and bicornuate uterus
    Pasquale Martinelli
    Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Reproductive Physiopathology, Obstetric and Gynaecological Emergency Unit, Frederico II University, Naples, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 95:1033-4. 2006
  34. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of Toriello-Carey syndrome
    Dario Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit Dept Gynecology and Obstetrics University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 22:1185-7. 2002
    ..This report demonstrates that prenatal diagnosis of Toriello-Carey syndrome is feasible in the second trimester of pregnancy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pena-Shokeir phenotype with variable onset in three consecutive pregnancies
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 17:163-5. 2001
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Prospective ultrasound diagnosis of Pallister-Killian syndrome in the second trimester of pregnancy: the importance of the fetal facial profile
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 20:996-8. 2000
    ..The diagnosis was then confirmed by FISH on amniocytes and peripheral lymphocytes. In the present case, the disclosure of typical facial abnormalities significantly contributed to the differentiation between PKS and Fryns syndrome...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of Nager syndrome
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 21:195-7. 2003
    ..However, there is only one previous report on the prenatal recognition of the syndrome, which was at 30 weeks of gestation. We report here a further case of Nager syndrome, prospectively diagnosed at 23 weeks of gestation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of aortic valve anatomy in the fetus
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Fecerico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 20:30-4. 2002
    ..To assess the feasibility of ultrasound identification of aortic valve anatomy in the fetus, with particular emphasis on the detection of bicuspid aortic valve...
  39. ncbi request reprint Objective diagnosis of micrognathia in the fetus: the jaw index
    D Paladini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 93:382-6. 1999
    ..To provide an objective and accurate tool to diagnose micrognathia in the fetus...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prenatal findings in trisomy 16q of paternal origin
    D Paladini
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 19:472-5. 1999
    ..1;p13). Necropsy confirmed all the prenatal findings. These are discussed together with the implications of the chromosomal diagnosis and the pertinent literature is reviewed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of frontonasal dysplasia
    Pasquale Martinelli
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 22:375-9. 2002
    ..In the present case, hemimegalencephaly is first reported among the anomalies possibly associated with frontonasal dysplasia. The diagnosis was made at 22 weeks' gestation and was confirmed by necropsy following termination of pregnancy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cavernous lymphangioma of the face and neck: prenatal diagnosis by three-dimensional ultrasound
    D Paladini
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:300-2. 2005
    ..In particular, the possibility of navigating the volume facilitated consultation with the pediatric surgeon and counseling of the parents...
  43. ncbi request reprint Characteristics, associations and outcome of partial agenesis of the corpus callosum in the fetus
    P Volpe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital Di Venere, A S L BA 04, Bari, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:509-16. 2006
    ..In addition, in some of our cases a comparison was made between findings on ultrasound and fetal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  44. doi request reprint Pentalogy of Cantrell: embryofetoscopic diagnosis
    Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Pathophysiology of Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 20:248-51. 2013
    ..Currently, embryofetoscopy allows direct visualization of the embryo in vivo, enabling accurate diagnosis of developmental defects and yielding additional insights into developmental disorders in the embryo...
  45. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of hemifacial microsomia and ipsilateral cerebellar hypoplasia in a fetus with oculoauriculovertebral spectrum
    P Martinelli
    Prenatal Diagnosis Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 24:199-201. 2004
    ..The prenatal diagnosis was suspected due to the presence of marked hemifacial microsomia and moderate ipsilateral cerebellar hemisphere hypoplasia in the absence of facial clefting...
  46. ncbi request reprint Split notochord syndrome variant: prenatal findings and neonatal management
    A Agangi
    Prenatal Diagnosis Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 25:23-7. 2005
    ..The ultrasound features of the condition and the post-natal management are discussed. The neonate was successfully treated with a posterior sagittal anorectoplasty, while the lipomyelomeningocele was resected at a later stage...
  47. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary stenosis and atresia with intact ventricular septum during prenatal life
    T Todros
    Maternal Fetal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Turin, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 21:228-33. 2003
    ..To identify fetal echocardiographic characteristics predictive of perinatal outcome in cases with a prenatal diagnosis of pulmonary stenosis or pulmonary atresia...
  48. pmc Altered expression of mitochondrial and extracellular matrix genes in the heart of human fetuses with chromosome 21 trisomy
    Anna Conti
    Dipartimento di Biologia e Patologia Cellulare e Molecolare, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    BMC Genomics 8:268. 2007
    ..Using oligonucleotide microarrays we compared the gene expression profiles of hearts of human fetuses with and without Hsa21 trisomy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Association of cutis laxa and genital prolapse: a case report
    Dario Paladini
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1367-70. 2007
    ....
  50. pmc Undiagnosed coeliac disease does not appear to be associated with unfavourable outcome of pregnancy
    L Greco
    Department of Paediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Gut 53:149-51. 2004
    ..In a previous hospital based study, we suggested that undiagnosed coeliac disease has a prevalence, among pregnant women, of 1:80, and is a cause of unfavourable outcome of pregnancy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Genetic prenatal RET testing and pregnancy management of multiple endocrine neoplasia Type II A (MEN2A): a case report
    P Martinelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:357-60. 2004
    ..This will avoid the psychological distress that can further complicate the pregnancy of affected women...
  52. ncbi request reprint Right superior vena cava draining into the left atrium: prenatal diagnosis and postnatal management
    M Vassallo
    Fetal Cardiology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:445-8. 2006
    ..The newborn was hemodynamically stable at birth and at the 1-year follow-up...
  53. ncbi request reprint Early prenatal diagnosis of concordant posterior urethral valves in male monochorionic twins
    G M Maruotti
    Prenatal Diagnosis Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 26:67-70. 2006
    ..We describe two cases of early prenatal diagnosis of concordant PUVs in monochorionic twins. In one of the sets, the expression of the disease was different for each twin...
  54. ncbi request reprint Familial thrombophilia and the occurrence of fetal growth restriction
    P Martinelli
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Haematologica 86:428-31. 2001
    ..INTERPRETATION AND CONCLUSIONS: Present data indicate an association between prothrombotic genetic factors and FGR...
  55. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy-induced symptomatic pelvic and extra-pelvic cavernous hemangiomatosis
    M Guida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:55-7. 2009
    ..This report describes the ultrasound (US) features and the clinical management of such rare condition in a young caucasian woman...
  56. ncbi request reprint Lower birth-weight in neonates of mothers carrying factor V G1691A and factor II A(20210) mutations
    Elvira Grandone
    Unità di Aterosclerosi e Trombosi and Obstetrics, Gynecology Department, IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, 71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Haematologica 87:177-81. 2002
    ..Inherited thrombophilia has been associated with fetal and maternal complications of pregnancy. It is reasonable to suppose that an imbalance of maternal hemostasis could lead to decreased fetal growth...
  57. ncbi request reprint Fetal supraventricular tachycardia diagnosed and treated at twenty-four weeks of gestation and after birth: a case report
    Emanuele Romeo
    Chair of Cardiology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:777-80. 2004
    ..At the age of 8 months the child is on therapy with sotalol (4 mg/kg/day) and flecainide (3 mg/kg/day) and is in good clinical conditions...
  58. ncbi request reprint Adverse outcome in women with thrombophilia and bilateral uterine artery notches
    Elvira Grandone
    IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, S Giovanni R FOGGIA, Foggia, Italy
    Fertil Steril 86:726-7. 2006
    ..We prospectively evaluated a cohort of pregnant women (n = 41) with bilateral uterine artery notches and found that women with inherited thrombophilia showed a sixfold higher risk to have an adverse outcome than women without...
  59. ncbi request reprint Inverted duplication of 15q with terminal deletion in a multiple malformed newborn with intrauterine growth failure and lethal phenotype
    Rita Genesio
    Dipartimento di Biologia e Patologia Cellulare e Molecolare, Universita Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Am J Med Genet A 128:422-8. 2004
    ..3. A single copy region spanning approximately 600 kb between the duplicated segments was present. Correlation between the clinical findings of the patient and the phenotype of trisomy 15q reported in literature is also provided...
  60. ncbi request reprint A small randomised trial of low-dose aspirin in women at high risk of pre-eclampsia
    Francesca Chiaffarino
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 112:142-4. 2004
    ..To determine if aspirin (ASA) therapy reduces the incidence of pre-eclampsia in women at high risk of this condition...
  61. ncbi request reprint Prenatal detection of multiple fetal anomalies following inadvertent exposure to cyclophosphamide in the first trimester of pregnancy
    Dario Paladini
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:99-100. 2004
  62. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine metabolism in families from southern Italy with neural tube defects: role of genetic and nutritional determinants
    Elvira Grandone
    Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis Unit, I R C C S Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, S Giovanni R FOGGIA, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 26:1-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of different polymorphic gene variants involved in homocysteine metabolism and plasma levels of homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in families from southern Italy with neural tube defects (NTDs)...
  63. doi request reprint The challenge of fetal dysrhythmias: echocardiographic diagnosis and clinical management
    Michele D'Alto
    Chair of Cardiology Second University of Naples, A O V Monaldi, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:153-60. 2008
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the management of fetal cardiac dysrhythmias based on prior identification of the underlying electrophysiological mechanism...