Gaetano Magro

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mammary myofibroblastoma: a tumor with a wide morphologic spectrum
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Via S Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1813-20. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Epithelioid-cell myofibroblastoma of the breast: expanding the morphologic spectrum
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1085-92. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Intrarenal solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney report of a case with emphasis on the differential diagnosis in the wide spectrum of monomorphous spindle cell tumors of the kidney
    Gaetano Magro
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:37-43. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Spindle cell lipoma-like tumor, solitary fibrous tumor and myofibroblastoma of the breast: a clinico-pathological analysis of 13 cases in favor of a unifying histogenetic concept
    Gaetano Magro
    Istituto di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via Biblioteca 4, 95124 Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 440:249-60. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint [Fibromatosis of the breast: a clinical, radiological and pathological study of 6 cases]
    G Magro
    Dipartimento F G Ingrassia, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, I 95123 Catania, Italia
    Pathologica 94:238-46. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Aberrant expression of TfR1/CD71 in thyroid carcinomas identifies a novel potential diagnostic marker and therapeutic target
    Gaetano Magro
    Department G F Ingrassia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Thyroid 21:267-77. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Mammary and vaginal myofibroblastomas are genetically related lesions: fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis shows deletion of 13q14 region
    Gaetano Magro
    G F Ingrassia Department, Section of Anatomic Pathology, Policlinico Universitario Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Hum Pathol 43:1887-93. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Vulvovaginal myofibroblastoma: expanding the morphological and immunohistochemical spectrum. A clinicopathologic study of 10 cases
    Gaetano Magro
    GF Ingrassia Department, Section of Anatomic Pathology, Policlinico Universitario Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Hum Pathol 43:243-53. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Multinucleated floret-like giant cells in sporadic and NF1-associated neurofibromas: a clinicopathologic study of 94 cases
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 456:71-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of Wilms' tumor protein (WT1) in developing human epithelial and mesenchymal tissues
    Rosalba Parenti
    Department of Bio Medical Sciences, Section of Physiology, University of Catania, Italy
    Acta Histochem 115:70-5. 2013

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Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Mammary myofibroblastoma: a tumor with a wide morphologic spectrum
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Via S Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1813-20. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Epithelioid-cell myofibroblastoma of the breast: expanding the morphologic spectrum
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1085-92. 2009
    ..Awareness of epithelioid-cell MFB is important to avoid a misdiagnosis of malignancy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intrarenal solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney report of a case with emphasis on the differential diagnosis in the wide spectrum of monomorphous spindle cell tumors of the kidney
    Gaetano Magro
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:37-43. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Spindle cell lipoma-like tumor, solitary fibrous tumor and myofibroblastoma of the breast: a clinico-pathological analysis of 13 cases in favor of a unifying histogenetic concept
    Gaetano Magro
    Istituto di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via Biblioteca 4, 95124 Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 440:249-60. 2002
    ..Accordingly, the encompassing term "benign spindle stromal tumors of the breast" is advocated for such tumors...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Fibromatosis of the breast: a clinical, radiological and pathological study of 6 cases]
    G Magro
    Dipartimento F G Ingrassia, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, I 95123 Catania, Italia
    Pathologica 94:238-46. 2002
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Aberrant expression of TfR1/CD71 in thyroid carcinomas identifies a novel potential diagnostic marker and therapeutic target
    Gaetano Magro
    Department G F Ingrassia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Thyroid 21:267-77. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate whether TfR1/CD71 is also differentially expressed in benign versus malignant thyroid tissues...
  7. doi request reprint Mammary and vaginal myofibroblastomas are genetically related lesions: fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis shows deletion of 13q14 region
    Gaetano Magro
    G F Ingrassia Department, Section of Anatomic Pathology, Policlinico Universitario Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Hum Pathol 43:1887-93. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Vulvovaginal myofibroblastoma: expanding the morphological and immunohistochemical spectrum. A clinicopathologic study of 10 cases
    Gaetano Magro
    GF Ingrassia Department, Section of Anatomic Pathology, Policlinico Universitario Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Hum Pathol 43:243-53. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Multinucleated floret-like giant cells in sporadic and NF1-associated neurofibromas: a clinicopathologic study of 94 cases
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 456:71-6. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of Wilms' tumor protein (WT1) in developing human epithelial and mesenchymal tissues
    Rosalba Parenti
    Department of Bio Medical Sciences, Section of Physiology, University of Catania, Italy
    Acta Histochem 115:70-5. 2013
    ..Although not specific, WT1 cytoplasmic expression can be used as a marker of skeletal muscle and endothelial differentiation in an appropriate morphological context...
  11. doi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumor of the oral cavity with a predominant leiomyomatous-like pattern: A potential diagnostic pitfall
    Paolo Amico
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, Catania 95123, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 206:499-503. 2010
    ..The distinction of SFT from leiomyoma in the oral cavity is important to assure both correct treatment and prognostic information...
  12. pmc Warthin tumor-like papillary thyroid carcinoma with a minor dedifferentiated component: report of a case with clinicopathologic considerations
    Paolo Amico
    Section of Anatomic Pathology, Department G F Ingrassia, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Case Report Med 2010:495281. 2010
    ..Recognition of any dedifferentiated component in a Warthin tumor-like papillary thyroid carcinoma should be reported, including its percentage, because it may reflect a more aggressive clinical course...
  13. doi request reprint Solitary cutaneous histiocytosis with granular cell changes: a morphological variant of reticulohistiocytoma?
    Rosario Caltabiano
    Department G F Ingrassia, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 37:287-91. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, awareness of solitary cutaneous histiocytosis with granular cell changes is useful to avoid confusion with other dermal tumors, especially 'granular cell tumor' and 'dermal non-neural granular cell tumor'...
  14. doi request reprint Spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the oral cavity
    Giada Vecchio
    Department G F Ingrassia, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 20:1992-4. 2009
    ..These findings would suggest a different pathogenetic pathway in spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the oral cavity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of mucins 1-6 in papillary thyroid carcinoma: evidence for transformation-dependent post-translational modifications of MUC1 in situ
    Gaetano Magro
    Institute for Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Via Biblioteca 4, Catania, Italy
    J Pathol 200:357-69. 2003
    ..It is proposed that the observed differences in the glycosylation properties of normal and neoplastic MUC1 may be exploitable as an ancillary tool in the diagnosis of PTC...
  16. doi request reprint Atypical epithelioid cell myofibroblastoma of the breast with multinodular growth pattern: a potential pitfall of malignancy
    Gaetano Magro
    Department G F Ingrassia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 209:463-6. 2013
    ..Immunohistochemistry revealed the fibroblastic/myofibroblatic (positivity for vimentin, desmin, CD34 and focally for α-smooth muscle actin) nature of proliferating cells, and therefore was crucial for a correct diagnosis. ..
  17. doi request reprint Unclassified pediatric renal stromal tumor overlapping with metanephric stromal tumor and solitary fibrous tumor with diffuse S-100 protein expression
    Franca Brancato
    Department G F Ingrassia, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 207:707-11. 2011
    ..Pathologist should be aware of similar unusual unclassified tumors to avoid potential confusion with other benign or malignant S-100 protein-positive tumors...
  18. doi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumour of the kidney with sarcomatous overgrowth. Case report and review of the literature
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    APMIS 116:1020-5. 2008
    ..A novel immunohistochemical finding was diffuse and strong S-100 protein expression by sarcomatous cells. This should be kept in mind by pathologists to avoid confusion with other S-100 protein-positive malignant neoplasms...
  19. doi request reprint Polypoid angiomyofibroblastoma-like tumor of the oral cavity: a hitherto unreported soft tissue tumor mimicking embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento GF Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 204:837-43. 2008
    ..Awareness and recognition of this tumor is crucial to avoid a diagnosis of malignancy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Incompletely differentiated (unclassified) sex cord/gonadal stromal tumor of the testis with a "pure" spindle cell component: report of a case with diagnostic and histogenetic considerations
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 203:759-62. 2007
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  21. doi request reprint Clinico-pathological features of breast myxoma: report of a case with histogenetic considerations
    Gaetano Magro
    Department G F Ingrassia, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele University Hospital, Via S Sofia 87, Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 456:581-6. 2010
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Lipomatous apocrine mixed tumor of the skin: an unusual giant lesion occurring in the breast
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 36:692-6. 2009
    ..Based on the histological features, the term 'lipomatous mixed tumor, apocrine type' was proposed for such a lesion. Histogenetic considerations about the lipomatous stromal component of the tumor are provided...
  23. doi request reprint Intradermal proliferative fasciitis in childhood: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario G Rodolico, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 38:59-62. 2011
    ..Awareness that PF may occur in the dermis, exhibiting occasional atypical mitoses, is crucial to avoid a misdiagnosis of malignancy...
  24. pmc Biliary adenofibroma of the liver: report of a case and review of the literature
    Alessandra Gurrera
    Divisione di Anatomia Patologica, Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Policlinico Universitario Vittorio Emanuele, Universita di Catania, Via Santa Sofia 87, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Patholog Res Int 2010:504584. 2010
    ..However, a careful histological examination of BAF is mandatory because malignant transformation of the epithelial component has been documented in two cases...
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of neoadjuvant chemotherapy effects on liver parenchyma in resected pediatric malignancies
    Maria Grazia Scuderi
    Unit of Pediatric Surgery, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:392-9. 2013
    ..The absence of the CALI could be attributed to the younger age of patients (possible different response to stress) and/or to the different chemotherapy schedules compared to those in use for adults patients. ..
  26. pmc Proteomic and postproteomic characterization of keratan sulfate-glycanated isoforms of thyroglobulin and transferrin uniquely elaborated by papillary thyroid carcinomas
    Gaetano Magro
    Department F G Ingrassia, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Am J Pathol 163:183-96. 2003
    ....
  27. pmc Unusual clinical and pathological features in pemphigus vulgaris: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Rosario Caltabiano
    Section of Anatomic Pathology, Department G F Ingrassia, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Case Report Med 2011:518758. 2011
    ..The previously reported cytological dysplasia was better regarded reactive rather than neoplastic, likely as the result to the inflammatory injury...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of heat shock protein 27 in normal oral mucosa, oral epithelial dysplasia and squamous cell carcinoma
    Rosy Leonardi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, II Dental Unit, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Oncol Rep 9:261-6. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Stromal tumors of the lower female genital tract: histogenetic, morphological and immunohistochemical similarities with the "benign spindle cell tumors of the mammary stroma"
    Gaetano Magro
    Pathol Res Pract 203:827-9. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Small-cell variant of renal oncocytoma with dominating solid growth pattern: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 448:379-80. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint CD10 is expressed by mammary myofibroblastoma and spindle cell lipoma of soft tissue: an additional evidence of their histogenetic linking
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 450:727-8. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Floretlike multinucleated giant cells in a neurofibroma from a patient with NF1: an unusual finding for such a tumor
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 441:525-6. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint Myofibroblastoma-like changes in fibro(stromo)-epithelial lesions of the breast: report of two cases
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 446:95-6. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Myxoid myofibroblastoma of the breast with atypical cells: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 450:483-5. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Deciduoid-like stromal cells in a diabetic patient with bilateral gynecomastia: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 445:659-60. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Endometrial atypical (bizarre) stromal cells: a potential diagnostic pitfall in biopsy
    Maria Lo Monaco
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Via S Sofia 87, Catania, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 200:625-7; discussion 629-30. 2004
    ..Morphological and immunohistochemical features are discussed in detail. The differential diagnosis to endometrial malignant tumors containing atypical mesenchymal cells is provided...
  37. ncbi request reprint Epithelial misplacement in the muscularis propria after biopsy of a colonic adenoma
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 450:603-5. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Benign schwannoma with perineurioma-like areas: A clinicopathologic study of 11 cases
    Dmitry V Kazakov
    Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University, Medical Faculty Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:320-5. 2006
    ..These neoplasms represent a morphologic variant of schwannoma having distinctive perineurial-like areas, a pattern which may elicit diagnostic difficulties...
  39. ncbi request reprint Meningioma-like tumor of the thyroid: a previously undescribed variant of follicular adenoma
    Gaetano Magro
    Dipartimento G F Ingrassia, Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    Virchows Arch 446:677-9. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma with extensive rhabdomyosarcomatous component
    Gaetano Magro
    Virchows Arch 447:894-6. 2005