Elisabetta Buscarini

Summary

Affiliation: Maggiore Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of endosonography in the diagnosis of choledocholithiasis
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Polichirurgico, Cantone del Cristo 40, 29100, Piacenza, Italy
    Eur J Ultrasound 10:117-25. 1999
  2. pmc Endoscopic ultrasonography findings in autoimmune pancreatitis
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Department of Gastroenterology, Maggiore Hospital, Crema 26013, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:2080-5. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Interobserver agreement in diagnosing liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia by Doppler ultrasound
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:718-25. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: consensus recommendations
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Liver Int 26:1040-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Multicentre retrospective study on endoscopic ultrasound complications
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Via Macallè 1, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:762-7. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Autoimmune pancreatitis: a challenging diagnostic puzzle for clinicians
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Largo Dossena 2, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:92-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver involvement in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia or Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Via Macallè 1, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:635-45. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency thermal ablation of liver tumors
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:884-94. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia in subjects with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 30:1089-97. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Doppler ultrasonographic grading of hepatic vascular malformations in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia -- results of extensive screening
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 25:348-55. 2004

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of endosonography in the diagnosis of choledocholithiasis
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Polichirurgico, Cantone del Cristo 40, 29100, Piacenza, Italy
    Eur J Ultrasound 10:117-25. 1999
    ..The role of EUS in the diagnosis of bile duct stones is therefore highlighted...
  2. pmc Endoscopic ultrasonography findings in autoimmune pancreatitis
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Department of Gastroenterology, Maggiore Hospital, Crema 26013, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:2080-5. 2011
    ..This paper reviews the current available literature about the endoscopic ultrasonographic findings of AIP and the role of this imaging technique in the management of this protean disease...
  3. doi request reprint Interobserver agreement in diagnosing liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia by Doppler ultrasound
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:718-25. 2008
    ..26). Study results indicate that Doppler US diagnosis of liver VMs in HHT has a high degree of agreement among ultrasonographers; a moderate agreement was found regarding severity staging...
  4. ncbi request reprint Liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: consensus recommendations
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Liver Int 26:1040-6. 2006
    ..To formulate recommendations about clinical management of liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), using a formal consensus development process...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multicentre retrospective study on endoscopic ultrasound complications
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Via Macallè 1, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:762-7. 2006
    ..Its complication rate, however, has been studied to only a limited extent. This multicentre investigation sought to establish the complication rate for a large number of endoscopic ultrasonography procedures...
  6. doi request reprint Autoimmune pancreatitis: a challenging diagnostic puzzle for clinicians
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Largo Dossena 2, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:92-8. 2010
    ..This article briefly reviews clinical aspects of autoimmune pancreatitis with a focus on its diagnostic imaging and management...
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver involvement in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia or Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Via Macallè 1, 26013 Crema, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:635-45. 2005
    ..Doppler sonography can detect and stage hepatic vascular malformations in subjects with hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia; according to Doppler sonographic grading, appropriate advice for follow-up and/or therapy can be given...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency thermal ablation of liver tumors
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:884-94. 2005
    ..The complication rate of RFA is low but not negligible; key elements in a strategy to minimize them are identified...
  9. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia in subjects with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 30:1089-97. 2004
    ..Prevalence of FNH in patients with HHT is far greater than that reported in the general population; Doppler US role in its diagnosis and follow-up is highlighted...
  10. ncbi request reprint Doppler ultrasonographic grading of hepatic vascular malformations in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia -- results of extensive screening
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 25:348-55. 2004
    ..Thereafter, Doppler US has been routinely used to screen HHT families for liver involvement. Hepatic VMs were evaluated and classified on the basis of Doppler US findings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency thermal ablation with expandable needle of focal liver malignancies: complication report
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital, Via Macallè 1, 26013, Crema, Italy
    Eur Radiol 14:31-7. 2004
    ..The seeding rate after expandable system ablation is lower than after PEI. It is the same as or lower than that in other series of patients treated by the cooled system...
  12. pmc Natural history and outcome of hepatic vascular malformations in a large cohort of patients with hereditary hemorrhagic teleangiectasia
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, HHT Center, Maggiore Hospital, Largo Dossena 2, 26013, Crema, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 56:2166-78. 2011
    ..There are limited data in the literature regarding the natural history of liver vascular malformations in hemorrhagic telangiectasia and their associated morbidity and mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint EUS for suspected choledocholithiasis: do benefits outweigh costs? A prospective, controlled study
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:510-8. 2003
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  14. pmc Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia: Breakpoint Characterization of a Novel Large Deletion in ACVRL1 Suggests the Causing Mechanism
    Laura Boeri
    Department of Molecular Medicine, University of Pavia, Crema, Italy
    Mol Syndromol 4:119-24. 2013
    ..The complete concordance among MLPA, STRs analysis and 'deletion-specific PCR' supports the usefulness of MLPA in HHT molecular analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sigmoid endometriosis
    Massimo Conio
    Department of Gastroenterology, National Institute for Cancer Research, Genoa, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:434-5. 2004
  16. doi request reprint Confocal endomicroscopic aspects in Whipple's disease
    Alessandro Zambelli
    Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:373-4; discussion 374. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of small hepatocellular carcinoma: long-term results
    L Buscarini
    Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital, Via Taverna 49, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Eur Radiol 11:914-21. 2001
    ..The use of an expandable electrode substantially reduced the number of treatment sessions but did not modify the overall survival rate and the disease-free survival rate...
  18. doi request reprint Contrast echocardiography for pulmonary arteriovenous malformations screening: does any bubble matter?
    P Gazzaniga
    Cardiology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:513-8. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Therapy of HCC-radiofrequency ablation
    L Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Hospital of Piacenza, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 48:15-9. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype correlations in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: data from the French-Italian HHT network
    Gaetan Lesca
    Service de Génétique Moléculaire et Médicale, Hopital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France, and Genetica Medica, Università di Pavia and IRCCS S Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    Genet Med 9:14-22. 2007
    ..We studied the relationship between the phenotype and genotype in patients with a proven mutation in either ENG (HHT1) or ACVRL1 (HHT2)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in staging gastric malt lymphoma by EUS
    Pietro Fusaroli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:662-8. 2002
    ..A multicenter evaluation of observer agreement with respect to endosonographic staging of gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma was therefore conducted...
  22. ncbi request reprint Analysis of ENG and ACVRL1 genes in 137 HHT Italian families identifies 76 different mutations (24 novel). Comparison with other European studies
    Carla Olivieri
    Biologia Generale e Genetica Medica, University of Pavia, Via Forlanini, 14, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Hum Genet 52:820-9. 2007
    ..These results were compared to other European national studies and data from Italy, France and Spain were consistent for an higher incidence of ACVRL1 mutations...
  23. doi request reprint Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: evidence for regional founder effects of ACVRL1 mutations in French and Italian patients
    Gaetan Lesca
    Service de Génétique Moléculaire et Clinique, Hopital Edouard Herriot, Universite de Lyon, Universite Lyon 1, 5 Place d Arsonval, Lyon, France
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:742-9. 2008
    ..Partially shared haplotypes between French and Italian patients were found for three mutations. This suggests a common origin and a possible diffusion of these mutations from Italy to France...
  24. ncbi request reprint Treatment of epistaxis in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia patients by argon plasma coagulation with local anesthesia
    Fabio Pagella
    Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, IRCCS Policlinico S Matteo, Universita di Pavia, Italy
    Am J Rhinol 20:421-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the role and efficacy of argon plasma coagulation (APC) in the management of epistaxis caused by HHT...
  25. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic screening discloses increased values of pulmonary artery systolic pressure in 9 of 68 unselected patients affected with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
    Carla Olivieri
    Biologia Generale e Genetica Medica, Universita di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Genet Med 8:183-90. 2006
    ..In some families in whom a form of idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension cosegregated with HHT, mutations in the ACVRL1 gene were present...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic involvement in von Hippel-Lindau disease: report of two cases and review of the literature
    Luca Elli
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:2655-8. 2006
    ..Although VHL disease is mainly diagnosed after the detection of central nervous system tumors, they may not always be the first presentation...