A Frega

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of acetowhitening of the vulva and HPV-DNA test. A multicentre study
    A Frega
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2nd Chair, University La Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 172:133-5. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic treatment of intrauterine adhesions
    S Pace
    2nd Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:26-8. 2003
  3. pmc Laparoscopic injury of the obturator nerve during fertility-sparing procedure for cervical cancer
    Enzo Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa, 1035 1039, Rome 00189, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:177. 2012
  4. pmc Life-threatening bleeding after pelvic lymphadenectomy for cervical cancer: endovascular management of ruptured false aneurysm of the external iliac artery
    Enzo Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Roma, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:149. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcome after loop electrosurgical excision procedure for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:145-9. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia: a therapeutical dilemma
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:29-38. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Prediction of persistent vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia in previously hysterectomized women by high-risk HPV DNA detection
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 249:235-41. 2007
  8. pmc The re-infection rate of high-risk HPV and the recurrence rate of vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) usual type after surgical treatment
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Woman s Health and Territorial Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 17:CR532-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical management and follow-up of squamous intraepithelial cervical lesions during pregnancy and postpartum
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Childhealth, University La Sapienza Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 27:2743-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and clinical recurrence of human papillomavirus lesions and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia following treatment
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:175-8. 2008

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of acetowhitening of the vulva and HPV-DNA test. A multicentre study
    A Frega
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2nd Chair, University La Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 172:133-5. 2001
    ..001). Our findings suggest that independently from HPV type and in the absence of cofactors, there is a statistically significant spontaneous remission of these areas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic treatment of intrauterine adhesions
    S Pace
    2nd Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:26-8. 2003
    ..The authors investigated the validity of hysteroscopy as a diagnostic and operative technique in cases of intrauterine adhesions...
  3. pmc Laparoscopic injury of the obturator nerve during fertility-sparing procedure for cervical cancer
    Enzo Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa, 1035 1039, Rome 00189, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:177. 2012
    ..Irreversible damage of this nerve causes thigh paresthesia and claudication. Intraoperative repair may be done by end-to-end anastomosis or grafting when achieving tension-free anastomosis is not possible...
  4. pmc Life-threatening bleeding after pelvic lymphadenectomy for cervical cancer: endovascular management of ruptured false aneurysm of the external iliac artery
    Enzo Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Roma, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:149. 2012
    ..Two months after surgery, massive bleeding from ruptured pseudo-aneurysm of the external iliac artery occurred. Endovascular management with covered stent placement was feasible and safe to stop bleeding...
  5. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcome after loop electrosurgical excision procedure for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:145-9. 2013
    ..To determine pregnancy outcomes among women who underwent loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia: a therapeutical dilemma
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:29-38. 2013
    ..The need to maintain the integrity of reproductive capacity has determined the transition from radical therapies to conservative ones, according to the different patients' characteristics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prediction of persistent vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia in previously hysterectomized women by high-risk HPV DNA detection
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 249:235-41. 2007
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  8. pmc The re-infection rate of high-risk HPV and the recurrence rate of vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) usual type after surgical treatment
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Woman s Health and Territorial Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 17:CR532-5. 2011
    ..VIN usual type appears to be related to the HPV's oncogenic types. The aim of this prospective multicenter study was to evaluate the re-infection rate of high-risk HPV and the recurrence rate of VIN usual type after surgical treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical management and follow-up of squamous intraepithelial cervical lesions during pregnancy and postpartum
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Childhealth, University La Sapienza Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 27:2743-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to assess proper management of squamous intraepithelial lesion (SIL) during and after pregnancy, to assess regression, persistence and risk of progression and the predictive role of HPV tests...
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and clinical recurrence of human papillomavirus lesions and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia following treatment
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:175-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of oral contraceptive use on the recurrence rate of human papillomavirus (HPV) lesions and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) following ablative or excisional procedures in a long-term follow-up...
  11. ncbi request reprint Verrucous carcinoma of the cervix: detection of carcinogenetic human papillomavirus types and their role during follow-up
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Childhealth, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 27:4491-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of HPV in verrucous carcinomas of the cervix and to investigate the persistence and the role of high risk HPV types in follow-up...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of acetowhite areas in male partners of women affected by HPV and squamous intra-epithelial lesions (SIL) and their prognostic significance. A multicenter study
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinic Umberto I, Viale Regina Elena 324, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 26:3171-4. 2006
    ..The prognostic significance of acetowhite areas, of male partners of women affected by HPV and preneoplastic lesions, was evaluated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of high-grade squamous intra-epithelial lesions (H-SIls) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and human papillomavirus (HPV)-positive women. analysis of risk factors
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 26:3167-70. 2006
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive women are at high risk of co-infection from human papillomavirus (HPV) and of developing squamous intraepithelial lesions of the cervix...
  14. ncbi request reprint Imiquimod treatment of vulvitis circumscripta plasmacellularis
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 95:161-2. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Young women, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and human papillomavirus: risk factors for persistence and recurrence
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynaecology, Perinatology and Childhealth, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 196:127-34. 2003
    ..Because the small sample of our study group, further analyses were required...
  16. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus in virgins and behaviour at risk
    Antonio Frega
    Department of Gynecology Perinatology and Childcare, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Cancer Lett 194:21-4. 2003
    ..This can be due to vertical transmission, fomities and skin-to-skin contact. Many other hypothesis can be proposed to explain HPV genital infection, however, further studies are required...
  17. ncbi request reprint Giant condyloma acuminatum or buschke-Lowenstein tumor: review of the literature and report of three cases treated by CO2 laser surgery. A long-term follow-up
    Antonio Frega
    II Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, II Faculty, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 22:1201-4. 2002
    ..It is advisable to treat it early. After a review of the literature, three cases of giant condyloma acuminatum, treated by combined CO2 Laser surgery excision-vaporization and which underwent a long-term follow-up are described...
  18. ncbi request reprint Regression rate of clinical HPV infection of the lower genital tract during pregnancy after laser CO2 surgery
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Childhealth, University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 33:93-5. 2006
    ..Rarity of respiratory papillomatosis makes conclusions inconsistent for the prevention of vertical infection...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of high risk human papillomavirus E6 and E7 mRNA in patients with intraepithelial lesions of the cervix in relationship to age
    A Frega
    Department of Woman s Health and Territorial Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 24:461-70. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Imiquimod 5% cream versus cold knife excision for treatment of VIN 2/3: a five-year follow-up
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:936-40. 2013
    ..Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) is a premalingnant condition. For long time, surgery was considered the first-line therapy in the treatment of high grade VIN. Imiquimod was recently introduced as an alternative to surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Borderline ovarian tumors, fertility-sparing surgery and pregnancy outcome
    A Frega
    Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Urological Sciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 18:281-4. 2014
    ..Most of BOTs interest women during fertile age, for which it is necessary to consider a fertility sparing surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fertility-sparing treatment of endometrial cancer precursors among young women: a reproductive point of view
    E Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:1934-7. 2012
    ..An emerging issue among younger women affected is the possibility of a fertility-sparing treatment with progestative therapy and close follow-up...
  23. ncbi request reprint Improvement of uterine artery Doppler velocimetry indices after metroplasty in arcuate uteri
    S Pace
    Department of Gynecology, Perinatology and Child Health, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 131:81-4. 2007
    ..Our study aimed to evaluate the effect of metroplasty performed in arcuate uteri on uterine artery Doppler velocimetry...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and condyloma. Evaluation about therapeutic effectiveness of laser CO2 on 115 pregnant women
    S Arena
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ginecologiche, Ostetriche e Pediatriche, Universita degli Studi, Perugia, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 53:389-96. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of laser-vaporization in genital condylomata during pregnancy...
  25. ncbi request reprint HPV and pregnancy: diagnostic methods, transmission and evolution
    S Arena
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ginecologiche, Ostetriche e Pediatriche, Universita degli Studi, Perugia, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 54:225-37. 2002
    ..A number of Authors report an initial presence of HPV in newborns which often disappears within 6 months after birth...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic sarcoma: a clinico-pathological review
    E Ricciardi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Urology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 34:379-86. 2013
    ..Uterine sarcomas are rare gynecological tumors; their incidence has been increasing during the last few years...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of E6 and E7 mRNA expression in HPV DNA positive breast cancer
    A Frega
    Department of Woman s Health and Territorial Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Italy
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 33:164-7. 2012
    ..The role of the virus in breast oncogenesis is still unclear, since our analysis failed in demonstrating the expression of viral E6 and E7 in positive HPV positive breast tumor tissues...
  28. ncbi request reprint Determination of cervicovaginal microorganisms in women with abnormal cervical cytology: the role of Ureaplasma urealyticum
    A Lukic
    Department of Gynecologic Sciences, Perinatology and Puericulture, Second Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, La Sapienza University of Studies of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 26:4843-9. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Vulvar Paget's disease: review of the literature, considerations about histogenetic hypothesis and surgical approaches
    A Tinari
    Department of Gynaecology, Perinatology and Child Care, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Italy
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 23:551-2. 2002
    ..It predominantly is an intraepithelial lesion, but has the potential for dermal invasion and on occasion has been associated with an underlying adenocarcinoma...