A Minervini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of nuclear grading in patients with intracapsular (pT1-pT2) renal cell carcinoma. Long-term analysis in 213 patients
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, Ospedale S Chiara, Via Roma 67, 56122 Pisa, Italy
    Cancer 94:2590-5. 2002
  2. pmc Quality of life in women undergoing urinary diversion for bladder cancer: results of a multicenter study among long-term disease-free survivors
    Mauro Gacci
    Urologic Clinic I, University of Florence, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:43. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Analysis of surgical complications of renal tumor enucleation with standardized instruments and external validation of PADUA classification
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1729-36. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Morbidity of tumour enucleation for renal cell carcinoma (RCC): results of a single-centre prospective study
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Italy
    BJU Int 109:372-7; discussion 378. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Intracapsular clear cell renal carcinoma: ploidy status improves the prognostic value of the 2002 TNM classification
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    J Urol 174:1203-7; discussion 1207. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcome of penile prosthesis implantation for treating erectile dysfunction: experience with 504 procedures
    Andrea Minervini
    St Peter s Hospital and The Institute of Urology, London, UK
    BJU Int 97:129-33. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Simple enucleation is equivalent to traditional partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma: results of a nonrandomized, retrospective, comparative study
    Andrea Minervini
    University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 185:1604-10. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Review of the current status of tumor enucleation for renal cell carcinoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:65-71. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Antegrade stenting in laparoscopic pyeloplasty: feasibility of the technique and time required for stent insertion
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Villa Monna Tessa, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50139, Florence, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:1831-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic role of histological necrosis for nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma: correlation with pathological features and molecular markers
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 180:1284-9. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of nuclear grading in patients with intracapsular (pT1-pT2) renal cell carcinoma. Long-term analysis in 213 patients
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, Ospedale S Chiara, Via Roma 67, 56122 Pisa, Italy
    Cancer 94:2590-5. 2002
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the role of nuclear grading and its importance as a prognostic indicator in patients with intracapsular (T1-T2) RCC...
  2. pmc Quality of life in women undergoing urinary diversion for bladder cancer: results of a multicenter study among long-term disease-free survivors
    Mauro Gacci
    Urologic Clinic I, University of Florence, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:43. 2013
    ..1 months; range 36-122 months)...
  3. doi request reprint Analysis of surgical complications of renal tumor enucleation with standardized instruments and external validation of PADUA classification
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1729-36. 2013
    ..To assess surgical results and morbidity of tumor enucleation (TE), and to evaluate their correlation with PADUA nephrometric score...
  4. doi request reprint Morbidity of tumour enucleation for renal cell carcinoma (RCC): results of a single-centre prospective study
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Italy
    BJU Int 109:372-7; discussion 378. 2012
    ..To evaluate the incidence and risk factors of adverse events (AEs) after tumour enucleation (TE)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Intracapsular clear cell renal carcinoma: ploidy status improves the prognostic value of the 2002 TNM classification
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    J Urol 174:1203-7; discussion 1207. 2005
    ..We report the long-term results of the new TNM scheme. We evaluated the impact of DNA content, S-phase and MIB-1 (Dako, Glostrup, Denmark) score...
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcome of penile prosthesis implantation for treating erectile dysfunction: experience with 504 procedures
    Andrea Minervini
    St Peter s Hospital and The Institute of Urology, London, UK
    BJU Int 97:129-33. 2006
    ..To evaluate the outcome of penile prosthesis surgery for different types of prosthesis...
  7. doi request reprint Simple enucleation is equivalent to traditional partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma: results of a nonrandomized, retrospective, comparative study
    Andrea Minervini
    University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 185:1604-10. 2011
    ..However, simple enucleation showed excellent results in some retrospective series. We compared the oncologic outcomes after standard partial nephrectomy and simple enucleation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Review of the current status of tumor enucleation for renal cell carcinoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:65-71. 2009
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  9. doi request reprint Antegrade stenting in laparoscopic pyeloplasty: feasibility of the technique and time required for stent insertion
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Villa Monna Tessa, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50139, Florence, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:1831-4. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the authors' initial experience with antegrade stenting. It focused on the success rate, time required for stent insertion, possible complications, and relative solutions in the first 44 procedures...
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic role of histological necrosis for nonmetastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma: correlation with pathological features and molecular markers
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 180:1284-9. 2008
    ..Also, we further investigated its pathogenesis by correlating this tumor feature with other pathological characteristics and molecular markers related to the von Hippel Lindau-hypoxia inducible factor pathway and to tumor proliferation...
  11. doi request reprint Histopathologic analysis of peritumoral pseudocapsule and surgical margin status after tumor enucleation for renal cell carcinoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 55:1410-8. 2009
    ..The oncologic safety of blunt tumor enucleation (TE) of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) depends on the presence of a continuous pseudocapsule (PS) around the tumor and on the possibility of obtaining negative surgical margins (SMs)...
  12. doi request reprint Multiple ipsilateral renal tumors: retrospective analysis of surgical and oncological results of tumor enucleation vs radical nephrectomy
    A Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:521-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the role of nephron-sparing surgery (NSS) compared to radical nephrectomy (RN) for treating multiple ipsilateral renal tumors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal urinoma complicating Burch colposuspension
    A Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:85-6. 2003
  14. doi request reprint Simple enucleation versus radical nephrectomy in the treatment of pT1a and pT1b renal cell carcinoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, Careggi Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:694-700. 2012
    ..No study has compared oncologic outcomes after TE and radical nephrectomy (RN) for the treatment of pT1 renal cell carcinoma (RCC). The aim of the present study is to compare the oncologic outcomes after TE and RN in pT1 RCCs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prospective study comparing the bladeless optical access trocar versus Hasson open trocar for the establishment of pneumoperitoneum in laparoscopic renal procedures
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 80:95-8. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of renal function and upper urinary tract morphology in the ileal orthotopic neobladder with no antireflux mechanism
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Nuclear Medicine Division, University of Pisa, Ospedale S Chiara, Via Roma 67, 56122 Pisa, Italy
    J Urol 173:144-7. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Solitary floating vena caval thrombus as a late recurrence of renal cell carcinoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Urology and Vascular Surgery Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Urol 11:239-42. 2004
    ..An early diagnosis of this rare recurrence can permit an easy removal of the thrombus with no caval resection and graft replacement, making this disease potentially curable by surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Corporeal herniation after Nesbit plication with partial thickness shaving for congenital penile curvature
    A Minervini
    Department of General Surgery, Urology Unit, University of Pisa, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 15:465-7. 2003
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  19. doi request reprint Local recurrence after tumour enucleation for renal cell carcinoma with no ablation of the tumour bed: results of a prospective single-centre study
    Andrea Minervini
    Departments of Urology and Pathology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence Department of Experimental Medicine, La Sapienza University, ICOT, Rome, Italy
    BJU Int 107:1394-9. 2011
    ..To prospectively evaluate the risk of positive surgical margins and local recurrence after blunt tumour enucleation (TE) with no ablation of the tumour bed...
  20. doi request reprint Effects on renal function of obstructive and nonobstructive dilatation of the upper urinary tract in ileal neobladders with refluxing ureteroenteric anastomoses
    R Minervini
    Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 36:287-91. 2010
    ..To investigate the incidence and long-term effects on kidney function of obstructive and nonobstructive dilatation of the upper urinary tract in patients with ileal neobladder with refluxing ureterointestinal anastomoses...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the 1997 tumour, nodes and metastases classification of renal cell carcinoma: experience in 172 patients
    R Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Pisa, and Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    BJU Int 86:199-202. 2000
    ..To compare the prognostic relevance of the 1987 and 1997 tumour, nodes and metastases (TNM) systems for staging renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in predicting patient outcome...
  22. ncbi request reprint p53 and Ki-67 expression in renal cell carcinomas of pregnant women and their correlation with prognosis: a pilot study
    G Pomara
    Department of Surgery, Urology Unit, S Chiara Hospital, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:132-5. 2008
    ..Further study may (dis)prove this hypothesis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Regional lymph node dissection in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma: is it useful in patients with no suspected adenopathy before or during surgery?
    A Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    BJU Int 88:169-72. 2001
    ..To evaluate the role of regional lymph node dissection (LND) in a series of patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with no suspicion of nodal metastases before or during surgery...
  24. doi request reprint Glansectomy with split-thickness skin graft for the treatment of penile carcinoma
    G Morelli
    Department of General Surgery, Urology Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 21:311-4. 2009
    ..Orgasm and ejaculation were preserved in all patients, although reduced glans sensitivity was reported by all patients. No local recurrences were reported...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic replacement of the inferior vena cava and the iliofemoral vein for urologically related malignancies
    G Caldarelli
    Urology Unit and Vascular Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    BJU Int 90:368-74. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Bladder involvement in systemic sclerosis: urodynamic and histological evaluation in 23 patients
    R Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Pisa, Italy
    Eur Urol 34:47-52. 1998
    ..Urodynamic alterations were observed in only 3 cases. Urinary symptoms and urodynamic features were correlated neither with severity of vesical fibrosis nor with visceral involvement. Autonomic dysfunction was detected in 13 patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Re: Puppo P, Introini C, Calvi P, Naselli A. Long term results of excision of small renal cancer surrounded by a minimal layer of grossly normal parenchyma: review of 94 cases. Eur Urol 2004;46:477-81
    Marco Carini
    Eur Urol 47:265-6; author reply 266. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Progression and long-term survival after simple enucleation for the elective treatment of renal cell carcinoma: experience in 107 patients
    Alberto Lapini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 174:57-60; discussion 60. 2005
    ..We present our findings in a series of T1a renal cell carcinoma treated with elective simple enucleation, specifically reporting the incidence of local recurrence, and progression-free and disease specific survival rates...
  29. ncbi request reprint Simple enucleation for the treatment of renal cell carcinoma between 4 and 7 cm in greatest dimension: progression and long-term survival
    Marco Carini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 175:2022-6; discussion 2026. 2006
    ..We present our findings in a series of patients treated with simple enucleation for RCC 4 to 7 cm in greatest dimension. We specifically report the incidence of local and systemic recurrence, and the disease specific survival rate...
  30. ncbi request reprint Simple enucleation for the treatment of PT1a renal cell carcinoma: our 20-year experience
    Marco Carini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:1263-8; discussion 1269-71. 2006
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of simple enucleation as a conservative treatment for pT1a RCC, and to report on the incidence of major complications, local recurrence, and progression-free and disease-specific survival rates...
  31. ncbi request reprint Physical activity of men with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome not satisfied with conventional treatments--could it represent a valid option? The physical activity and male pelvic pain trial: a double-blind, randomized study
    Gianluca Giubilei
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 177:159-65. 2007
    ..We performed a preliminary investigation of the role of physical activity and its effects on select patients with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome...
  32. ncbi request reprint Re: Anders Lidgren, Ylva Hedberg, Kjell Grankvist, Torgny Rasmuson, Anders Bergh and Börje Ljungberg. Hypoxia-inducible factor 1alpha expression in renal cell carcinoma analyzed by tissue microarray. Eur Urol 2006;50:1272-7
    Andrea Minervini
    Eur Urol 51:1451-2; author reply 1452-3. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Oncological and functional results of antegrade radical retropubic prostatectomy for the treatment of clinically localised prostate cancer
    Marco Carini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 53:554-61. 2008
    ..To present the oncological outcome of the antegrade radical prostatectomy in the whole series of consecutive patients treated over an 18-yr period, and to report the functional results and complications of the last 488 patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Nuclear expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha in clear cell renal cell carcinoma is involved in tumor progression
    Claudio Di Cristofano
    Department of Oncology, Division of Surgical, Molecular and Ultrastructural Pathology, University of Pisa and University Hospital of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1875-81. 2007
    ..This study analyzes VHL/HIF-1alpha proteins in a large series of intracapsular cc-RCCs, correlating their expression and cellular localization with prognosis...
  35. doi request reprint Re: A comparison of the incidence and location of positive surgical margins in robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and open retropubic radical prostatectomy: J. A. Smith, Jr., R. C. Chan, S. S. Chang, S. D. Herrell, P. E. Clark, R. Baumgar
    Lorenzo Masieri
    J Urol 180:2257; author reply 2257. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Re: Stancik I, Luftenegger W, Klimpfinger M, Muller MM, Hoeltl W. Effect of NIH-IV prostatitis on free and free-to-total PSA. Eur Urol 2004;46:760-4
    Andrea Minervini
    Eur Urol 47:720-1; author reply 721-2. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Initial, long-term, and durable responses to terazosin, placebo, or other therapies for chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Andrea Minervini
    Urology 66:231-2; author reply 232-3. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Antegrade versus retrograde endopyelotomy for pelvi-ureteric junction (PUJ) obstruction
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 49:536-42; discussion 542-3. 2006
    ..To compare complication and success rates of antegrade and retrograde endopyelotomy performed over 10 years and to define possible risk factors associated with treatment failure...
  39. ncbi request reprint Simple enucleation for the treatment of renal angiomyolipoma
    Andrea Minervini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    BJU Int 99:887-91. 2007
    ..To report on the role of simple enucleation for treating renal angiomyolipoma (AML) in a series of patients treated in our department...
  40. ncbi request reprint Nephron-sparing surgery: current developments and controversies
    Marco Carini
    Eur Urol 51:12-4. 2007
  41. doi request reprint Correlation of upper-tract cytology, retrograde pyelography, ureteroscopic appearance, and ureteroscopic biopsy with histologic examination of upper-tract transitional cell carcinoma
    Steve K Williams
    The Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Endourol 22:71-6. 2008
    ..To determine the accuracy of radiographic studies, ureteroscopy, biopsy, and cytology in predicting the histopathology of upper-tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)...