Gianluigi Taverna

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Affiliation: Istituto Clinico Humanitas
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Single small focus of prostate adenocarcinoma (< or = 1 mm and too small for grading) and clinical significant disease after radical prostatectomy
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 78:57-60. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Fractal analysis of two-dimensional vascularity in primary prostate cancer and surrounding non-tumoral parenchyma
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 205:438-44. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Retropubic nerve and seminal sparing radical prostatectomy for recurrent bladder neck-prostatic urethra strictures
    Pierpaolo Graziotti
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:181-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and treatment of complications in nephron sparing surgery
    Mauro Seveso
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:206-10. 2005
  5. pmc Impact of Real-Time Elastography versus Systematic Prostate Biopsy Method on Cancer Detection Rate in Men with a Serum Prostate-Specific Antigen between 2.5 and 10 ng/mL
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano, 20089 Milan, Italy
    ISRN Oncol 2013:584672. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Colour Doppler and microbubble contrast agent ultrasonography do not improve cancer detection rate in transrectal systematic prostate biopsy sampling
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 108:1723-7. 2011
  7. pmc Can a Gleason 6 or Less Microfocus of Prostate Cancer in One Biopsy and Prostate-Specific Antigen Level <10 ng/mL Be Defined as the Archetype of Low-Risk Prostate Disease?
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Oncol 2012:645146. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of complications and results in a contemporary series of 300 consecutive radical retropubic prostatectomies with the anatomic approach at a single institution
    Massimo Maffezzini
    Urology Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Urology 61:982-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Nephron sparing surgery of parenchymal kidney tumours in solitary kidney
    Mauro Seveso
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:12-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous nephrolithotomy: tubeless or not tubeless?
    Guido Giusti
    Stone Center at Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Studi Medici Est, Milan, Italy
    Urol Res 37:153-8. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Single small focus of prostate adenocarcinoma (< or = 1 mm and too small for grading) and clinical significant disease after radical prostatectomy
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 78:57-60. 2006
    ..and too small for grading) at needle biopsy, even repeated, and through prostate specific antigen (PSA), PSA density (PSAD) and free-to-total PSA ratio (f/t ratio)...
  2. doi request reprint Fractal analysis of two-dimensional vascularity in primary prostate cancer and surrounding non-tumoral parenchyma
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 205:438-44. 2009
    ..031). The patients in group 2 had a poorer outcome. Our findings suggest a group of prostate cancer patients with a poor outcome, and the vascular surface fractal dimension as a helpful geometrical index in clinical practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Retropubic nerve and seminal sparing radical prostatectomy for recurrent bladder neck-prostatic urethra strictures
    Pierpaolo Graziotti
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:181-4. 2005
    ..To verify if nerve and seminal sparing radical prostatectomy could represent surgical solution for iatrogenic bladder neck prostatic urethra contracture without external sphincter involvement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and treatment of complications in nephron sparing surgery
    Mauro Seveso
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:206-10. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the incidence and treatment of complications of this technique in our experience...
  5. pmc Impact of Real-Time Elastography versus Systematic Prostate Biopsy Method on Cancer Detection Rate in Men with a Serum Prostate-Specific Antigen between 2.5 and 10 ng/mL
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano, 20089 Milan, Italy
    ISRN Oncol 2013:584672. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Colour Doppler and microbubble contrast agent ultrasonography do not improve cancer detection rate in transrectal systematic prostate biopsy sampling
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 108:1723-7. 2011
    ..The limited accuracy, sensitivity, specificity and the additional cost of using the contrast agent do not justify its routine application in PC detection...
  7. pmc Can a Gleason 6 or Less Microfocus of Prostate Cancer in One Biopsy and Prostate-Specific Antigen Level <10 ng/mL Be Defined as the Archetype of Low-Risk Prostate Disease?
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Oncol 2012:645146. 2012
    ..Considering a single micro-focus of PC at the biopsy and PSA serum level <10 ng/mL, clinically significant disease was found in 74.26% patients and only positive surgical margins are useful for predicting the BR...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of complications and results in a contemporary series of 300 consecutive radical retropubic prostatectomies with the anatomic approach at a single institution
    Massimo Maffezzini
    Urology Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Urology 61:982-6. 2003
    ..To evaluate the complications and results of radical retropubic prostatectomy with the anatomic approach, at our center, to allow a comparison with published studies and precise patient counseling...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nephron sparing surgery of parenchymal kidney tumours in solitary kidney
    Mauro Seveso
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:12-6. 2007
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  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous nephrolithotomy: tubeless or not tubeless?
    Guido Giusti
    Stone Center at Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Studi Medici Est, Milan, Italy
    Urol Res 37:153-8. 2009
    ..As such, at our institution, tubeless PCNL has become routine procedure that actually is feasible in almost two-third of renal calculi suitable for percutaneous treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Corporoplasty by plication: out patient surgery for the correction of penile curvature
    Mauro Seveso
    Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Unità Operativa di Urologia, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 82:164-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess long-term functional and cosmetic results of this approach done in an outpatient environment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy: Our experience
    Guido Giusti
    Stone Center, Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 82:34-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate safety and outcomes of tubeless PCNL in comparison with standard PCNL...
  13. pmc Bladder metastases of appendiceal mucinous adenocarcinoma: a case presentation
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Via Manzoni 56 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    BMC Cancer 10:62. 2010
    ..Appendiceal adenocarcinoma is rare with a frequency of 0.08% of all surgically removed appendices. Few cases of appendiceal carcinoma infiltrating the bladder wall for spatial contiguity have been documented...
  14. doi request reprint Mast cells as a potential prognostic marker in prostate cancer
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano, 20089 Milan, Italy
    Dis Markers 35:711-20. 2013
    ..Here, these controversies are summarized, focusing on the implications of these findings in understanding the roles of MCs in primary prostate cancer. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Miniperc? No, thank you!
    Guido Giusti
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Via Manzoni 56, 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 51:810-4; discussion 815. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the results of our miniperc series through comparison with results from standard percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL) and tubeless PNL series in the treatment of stones <2 cm in diameter...
  16. ncbi request reprint Retrograde endopyelotomy using the holmium laser: technical aspects and functional results
    Mauro Seveso
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:10-2. 2005
    ..Endopyelotomy is considered standard treatment for primary and secondary ureteropelvic junction obstruction. The aim of this study is to report our initial experience with the retrograde endopyelotomy technique...
  17. ncbi request reprint A simple mathematical approach to calculate blood loss in radical prostatectomy
    Rodolfo Hurle
    Department of Urology, Cliniche Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy
    Urol Int 72:135-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to apply a simple mathematical approach to calculate blood loss in 126 patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP)...
  18. ncbi request reprint A single injection of lidocaine as local anesthesia for ultrasound guided needle biopsy of the prostate
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    J Urol 167:222-3. 2002
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a single injection of lidocaine on patient tolerance of multiple needle biopsies of the prostate...
  19. ncbi request reprint PSA repeatedly fluctuating levels are reassuring enough to avoid biopsy?
    Gianluigi Taverna
    Department of Urology Service, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:203-8. 2009
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  20. ncbi request reprint Geometry of human vascular system: is it an obstacle for quantifying antiangiogenic therapies?
    Fabio Grizzi
    Laboratories of Quantitative Medicine, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Via Manzoni 56 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 15:134-9. 2007
    ..We discuss here the tumor-induced vascular system as a fractal object, and what changes this new way of observing may bring to the quantification of effective antiangiogenic therapies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hypofractionation with VMAT versus 3DCRT in post-operative patients with prostate cancer
    Filippo Alongi
    Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:4537-43. 2013
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