Massimiliano Pellicano

Summary

Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of autocrosslinked hyaluronic acid gel after laparoscopic myomectomy in infertile patients: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 80:441-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [Voluminous ectopic polycystic ovaries in Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 57:655-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Conscious sedation versus general anaesthesia for minilaparoscopic gamete intra-Fallopian transfer: a prospective randomized study
    M Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 16:2295-7. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic and operative fertiloscopy]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana Università degli Studi Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 59:175-81. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide versus normal saline as a uterine distension medium for diagnostic vaginoscopic hysteroscopy in infertile patients: a prospective, randomized, multicenter study
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Fertil Steril 79:418-21. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint [Ovarian drilling in minilaroscopy and local anesthesia in the therapy of polycystic ovarian syndrome]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli
    Minerva Ginecol 52:275-81. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Minilaparoscopic ovarian biopsy performed under conscious sedation in women with premature ovarian failure
    M Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    J Reprod Med 45:817-22. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of methods for determining ovulation in a natural family planning program
    M Guida
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Physiopathology of Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Fertil Steril 72:900-4. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproductive outcome after autocrosslinked hyaluronic acid gel application in infertile patients who underwent laparoscopic myomectomy
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 83:498-500. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Hysteroscopic transcervical endometrial resection versus thermal destruction for menorrhagia: a prospective randomized trial on satisfaction rate
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:545-50. 2002

Collaborators

  • C Di Carlo
  • Stefano Palomba
  • Errico Zupi
  • G A Tommaselli
  • Francesco Orio
  • S Savastano
  • Annamaria Colao
  • Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo
  • Maurizio Guida
  • Carmine Nappi
  • M Guida
  • C Nappi
  • Giuseppe Acunzo
  • S Bramante
  • Fulvio Zullo
  • Domenico Cirillo
  • G Acunzo
  • D Cirillo
  • Giuseppe Bifulco
  • G Lavitola
  • Francesco Mercorio
  • A Di Spiezio Sardo
  • S Sparice
  • E Greco
  • Tiziana Russo
  • Giuseppe Cerrota
  • Alex Taylor
  • Gian Vincenzo Barba
  • Antonio Mercorio
  • R Piccoli
  • G Bifulco
  • P Affinito
  • Paolo Cirillo
  • Stefano Bettocchi
  • Silvia Bramante
  • Stefania Sparice
  • Elena Greco
  • Michele Morelli
  • Ermanno Barletta
  • Roberto Piccoli
  • Teresa Sena
  • Pasquale Saraco
  • Domenico Corea
  • Angela Falbo
  • G Cerrota
  • Lucio Romano
  • A Scherillo
  • Patrizia Doldo
  • Pasquale Mastrantonio
  • P Cirillo
  • Giada Lavitola
  • G Moccia
  • R Morgera
  • C Sorrentino
  • M P Arienzo

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of autocrosslinked hyaluronic acid gel after laparoscopic myomectomy in infertile patients: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 80:441-4. 2003
    ..To assess the efficacy of autocrosslinked hyaluronic gel in postsurgical adhesion prevention after laparoscopic myomectomy...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Voluminous ectopic polycystic ovaries in Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 57:655-8. 2005
    ..Based on the clinical and laboratory findings, a diagnosis of Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome was established, associated with the presence of enlarged ectopic polycystic ovaries in the abdominal cavity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Conscious sedation versus general anaesthesia for minilaparoscopic gamete intra-Fallopian transfer: a prospective randomized study
    M Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 16:2295-7. 2001
    ..Gamete intra-Fallopian transfer (GIFT) is a successful technique for infertile women, and is performed almost exclusively by laparoscopy under general anaesthesia...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic and operative fertiloscopy]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana Università degli Studi Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 59:175-81. 2007
    ..With fertiloscopy, the patient, therefore, can avoid a real surgical intervention, such as diagnostic laparoscopy, and also uncomfortable examinations, such as hysterosalpingography...
  5. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide versus normal saline as a uterine distension medium for diagnostic vaginoscopic hysteroscopy in infertile patients: a prospective, randomized, multicenter study
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Fertil Steril 79:418-21. 2003
    ..To evaluate the satisfaction rate, efficacy, and complication rate of carbon dioxide (CO(2)) versus normal saline as a uterine distension medium for outpatient diagnostic vaginoscopic hysteroscopy in infertile patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Ovarian drilling in minilaroscopy and local anesthesia in the therapy of polycystic ovarian syndrome]
    M Pellicano
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli
    Minerva Ginecol 52:275-81. 2000
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of ovarian drilling using minilaparoscopy under local anesthesia and to determine its efficacy in the surgical treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Minilaparoscopic ovarian biopsy performed under conscious sedation in women with premature ovarian failure
    M Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    J Reprod Med 45:817-22. 2000
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of a bilateral multiple ovarian biopsy through minilaparoscopy under local anesthesia and conscious sedation and to assess the efficacy of this technique as compared to the traditional laparoscopic approach...
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of methods for determining ovulation in a natural family planning program
    M Guida
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Physiopathology of Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Fertil Steril 72:900-4. 1999
    ..To evaluate the efficacy in ovulation detection of methods used in natural family planning in comparison with pelvic ultrasonography...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproductive outcome after autocrosslinked hyaluronic acid gel application in infertile patients who underwent laparoscopic myomectomy
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 83:498-500. 2005
    ..Moreover, pregnancy rate is significantly higher with the use of subserous sutures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hysteroscopic transcervical endometrial resection versus thermal destruction for menorrhagia: a prospective randomized trial on satisfaction rate
    Massimiliano Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:545-50. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the satisfaction rate and the effectiveness of transcervical hysteroscopic endometrial resection and thermal destruction of the endometrium in the treatment of menorrhagia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of auto-crosslinked hyaluronic acid gel in the prevention of intrauterine adhesions after hysteroscopic surgery: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Maurizio Guida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 19:1461-4. 2004
    ..A prospective, randomized, controlled study was performed to assess the efficacy of auto-crosslinked hyaluronic acid (ACP) gel to prevent the development of de-novo intrauterine adhesions following hysteroscopic surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Outpatient operative hysteroscopy with bipolar electrode: a prospective multicentre randomized study between local anaesthesia and conscious sedation
    Maurizio Guida
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini No 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 18:840-3. 2003
    ..The study was designed to compare local anaesthesia and conscious sedation for outpatient bipolar operative hysteroscopy in terms of pain control and patients' satisfaction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bupivacaine plus epinephrine for laparoscopic myomectomy: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Fulvio Zullo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 104:243-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the injection of bupivacaine plus epinephrine before laparoscopic myomectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of ovarian adhesion formation after laparoscopic ovarian drilling by second-look minilaparoscopy
    Francesco Mercorio
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:1229-33. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of auto-cross-linked hyaluronic acid gel in the prevention of intrauterine adhesions after hysteroscopic adhesiolysis: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Giuseppe Acunzo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 18:1918-21. 2003
    ..A prospective, randomized, controlled study was performed to assess the efficacy of auto-cross-linked hyaluronic acid (ACP) gel in preventing the development of intrauterine adhesions following hysteroscopic adhesiolysis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Conservative laparoscopic treatment of heterotopic ovarian and intrauterine pregnancy following ovulation induction with gonadotropins
    Domenico Cirillo
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1269-71. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin levels in patients with premenstrual syndrome treated with GnRH analogues alone and in association with tibolone
    Giovanni A Tommaselli
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:716-22. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Myasthenia and HELLP syndrome
    Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo
    Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics, and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, Naples 80131, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 116:108-11. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Hysteroscopic endometrial resection versus laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy for menorrhagia: a prospective randomized trial
    Errico Zupi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:7-12. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to compare the relative efficacy and safety of hysteroscopic endometrial resection and laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy in the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of presacral neurectomy for the treatment of severe dysmenorrhea due to endometriosis
    Fulvio Zullo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:23-8. 2004
    ..To assess the long-term effectiveness of presacral neurectomy (PSN) in women with severe dysmenorrhea due to endometriosis treated with conservative laparoscopic surgical intervention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Postoperative pain control after microlaparoscopy in patients with infertility: a prospective randomized study
    M Pellicano
    Endogyn Service, Private Endoscopic Associates, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 70:289-92. 1998
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of bilateral ovariectomy and postoperative hormonal replacement therapy with 17beta-estradiol or raloxifene on serum leptin levels
    Giovanni A Tommaselli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, The Department of Endocrinology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Menopause 10:160-4. 2003
    ..To verify the effects of hypoestrogenism and replacement therapy on body mass index (BMI) and leptin in ovariectomized women...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of fertility with a personal hormonal evaluation test]
    M Guida
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 55:167-73. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of the urinary test "Persona" in the recognition of the fertile period comparing hormonal assay and monitoring the follicular growth by ultrasonography...
  24. ncbi request reprint Vaginoscopic versus traditional office hysteroscopy: a randomized controlled study
    M Guida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:3253-7. 2006
    ..A randomized, controlled study was performed to compare vaginoscopic versus traditional (speculum with or without tenaculum) hysteroscopy in terms of pain score and procedure time...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adrenal adenoma and normal androgen levels in a young woman with polycystic ovaries: a case of idiopathic hirsutism?
    F Orio
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Endocrinology and Oncology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:61-6. 2004
    ..This case report underlines the need of cautious interpretation of imaging results and clinical signs of severe hirsutism, reminding one that the true cause of a medical problem may not be the most evident...
  26. ncbi request reprint Ovarian endometrioma: postoperative adhesions following bipolar coagulation and suture
    M Pellicano
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:796-9. 2008
    ..To compare bipolar coagulation and suturing of the ovary in terms of postoperative ovarian adhesions after laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy for endometriosis...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Etiopathogenesis of endometriosis related infertility]
    E Greco
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 56:259-70. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of short-term administration of tibolone plus gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue on the surgical outcome of laparoscopic myomectomy
    S Palomba
    Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Pathophysiology of Human Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 75:429-33. 2001
    ..To evaluate whether administration of tibolone changes the effectiveness of GnRH analogue administered before laparoscopic myomectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Effects of gonadotropins on oocyte maturation]
    G A Tommaselli
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, , Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 53:357-62. 2001
    ..In the absence of FSH the development will be delayed. It seems obvious that both hormones are necessary, that a stimulation protocol may rely only on FSH, but the addition of LH will render it more physiological...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic measurement of endometrial thickness during hormonal replacement therapy in postmenopausal women
    P Affinito
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 11:343-6. 1998
    ..In both groups, the transvaginal ultrasonographic measurement of endometrial thickness of < or = 4 mm had a high sensitivity for detecting atrophic endometrium (83.3% for Group A and 93.7% for Group B)...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Options for uterine distension during hysteroscopy]
    G Lavitola
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 54:461-5. 2002
    ..The study was motivated by doubts concerning the choice of distension methods and the implications of their use...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Hysteroscopy in the diagnosis of endometrial carcinoma]
    S Bramante
    Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Napoli
    Tumori 89:237-8. 2003
    ..To determine the diagnostic value of hysteroscopy in endometrial cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint New technique to perform hysteroscopy in 'women with an intact hymen' is really just the vaginoscopic approach (no-touch technique)
    Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 13:489-90; author reply 490. 2006
  34. ncbi request reprint Bone metabolism in postmenopausal women who were treated with a gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist and tibolone
    Stefano Palomba
    Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Fertil Steril 78:63-8. 2002
    ..To study the bone metabolism in postmenopausal women who have been treated with gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRH-a) and tibolone...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of two types of hormonal contraception--oral versus intravaginal--on the sexual life of women and their partners
    Maurizio Guida
    Dipartimento di Ostetricia, Ginecologia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italia
    Hum Reprod 20:1100-6. 2005
    ..In this randomized, controlled, prospective study we compared the effect of an intravaginal hormonal contraceptive with the effect of a combined oral contraceptive on sexual function...
  36. ncbi request reprint Raloxifene administration in premenopausal women with uterine leiomyomas: a pilot study
    Stefano Palomba
    Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Catanzaro, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3603-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, raloxifene has no significant effect on uterine and leiomyoma size or on menstrual cycle in premenopausal women...