Nicola Morelli

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Brainstem activation in cluster headache: an adaptive behavioural response?
    Nicola Morelli
    Neurology Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cephalalgia 33:416-20. 2013
  2. pmc Functional magnetic resonance imaging in episodic cluster headache
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache UCADH, Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 10:11-4. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Multiple cranial nerve palsies in testicular lymphoma: report of a case
    Nicola Morelli
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Neurologist 13:222-4. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Reversible brachial diplegia in a case treated with cyclosporine
    N Morelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, Pisa, Italy
    Neurology 69:220. 2007
  5. pmc Intracranial hypotension syndrome following chiropractic manipulation of the cervical spine
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache, Section of Pisa I Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, I 56126, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:211-3. 2006
  6. pmc Prevalence of right-to-left shunt in patients with cluster headache
    Nicola Morelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, I 56125, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 6:244-6. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Does sphenopalatine endoscopic ganglion block have an effect in paroxysmal hemicrania? A case report
    N Morelli
    Neurology Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cephalalgia 30:365-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Vertebral artery dissection onset mimics migraine with aura in a graphic designer
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache UCADH, Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Headache 48:621-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Sleep-related migraine occurrence increases with aging
    Sara Gori
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 67, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 112:183-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint SUNA syndrome with seasonal pattern
    Filippo Baldacci
    University of Pisa Department of Neurosciences, Pisa, Italy
    Headache 49:912-4. 2009

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Brainstem activation in cluster headache: an adaptive behavioural response?
    Nicola Morelli
    Neurology Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cephalalgia 33:416-20. 2013
    ..We describe the functional neuroimaging findings in a patient suffering from CH headache, investigated with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) during typical pain attacks...
  2. pmc Functional magnetic resonance imaging in episodic cluster headache
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache UCADH, Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 10:11-4. 2009
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  3. ncbi request reprint Multiple cranial nerve palsies in testicular lymphoma: report of a case
    Nicola Morelli
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Neurologist 13:222-4. 2007
    ..A paraneoplastic syndrome has been reported and may precede diagnosis of testicular cancer. A delay in diagnosis results in more advanced stage at clinical presentation and resultant poor outcome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reversible brachial diplegia in a case treated with cyclosporine
    N Morelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, Pisa, Italy
    Neurology 69:220. 2007
  5. pmc Intracranial hypotension syndrome following chiropractic manipulation of the cervical spine
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache, Section of Pisa I Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, I 56126, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:211-3. 2006
    ..We state that cervical spine manipulation should be considered a treatment with risk of neurological complications, including the occurrence of intracranial hypotension...
  6. pmc Prevalence of right-to-left shunt in patients with cluster headache
    Nicola Morelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, I 56125, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 6:244-6. 2005
    ..Eleven patients (37%) resulted positive to TCDc monitoring for evaluation of RLS. These data show that the presence of RLS in this group is more prevalent than in the general population and similar to that found in MA and in CS...
  7. doi request reprint Does sphenopalatine endoscopic ganglion block have an effect in paroxysmal hemicrania? A case report
    N Morelli
    Neurology Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cephalalgia 30:365-7. 2010
    ..SPG blockade could be considered a reasonable alternative in drug-resistant PH cases where indomethacin is contraindicated...
  8. doi request reprint Vertebral artery dissection onset mimics migraine with aura in a graphic designer
    Nicola Morelli
    University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache UCADH, Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Headache 48:621-4. 2008
    ..The suggestion of VD dissection should be kept in mind in those cases complaining of the first attack of headache that mimics migraine with aura. In these cases, an extensive neuroimaging study is advisable...
  9. doi request reprint Sleep-related migraine occurrence increases with aging
    Sara Gori
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 67, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 112:183-7. 2012
    ..These data suggest the main role of aging in order to favor nocturnal/early morning emergence of migraine without aura and support the hypothesis of an involvement of impaired chronobiological mechanisms and sleep regulation...
  10. ncbi request reprint SUNA syndrome with seasonal pattern
    Filippo Baldacci
    University of Pisa Department of Neurosciences, Pisa, Italy
    Headache 49:912-4. 2009
    ..It exists in episodic and chronic form. We have described an atypical case of episodic SUNA with an exclusive seasonal pattern as previously reported in other trigeminal autonomic cephalalgia, commonly known as TACs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the implementation of the State-Regional Council agreement 03/02/2005 as to the management of acute stroke events: a comparison of the Italian regional legislations
    Donata Guidetti
    Department of Neurology, G da Saliceto Hospital, Via Cantone del Cristo 40, 29121, Piacenza, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:1651-7. 2013
    ..Although considerable challenges are present to the development of standard and optimal stroke care more widely across Italian regions, the potential gains from such developments are substantial. ..
  12. doi request reprint Lemierre syndrome: more than "the forgotten disease"
    Nicola Morelli
    From the Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Neurology 81:1179-80. 2013
    ..1) Extensive neuroimaging studies are mandatory to detect an abscess in the neck of patients with CST and IJVT for early diagnosis and treatment. LS is still relevant today. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Stroke and age-brain barrier: how many bricks in the wall?
    Alberto Chiti
    Department of Neuroscience, Clinic of Neurology, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:7-9. 2009
    ..We conclude that elevated age alone should not be considered an exclusion criterion and both stroke physicians and researchers should make efforts to greatly improve management of these patients...
  14. pmc 'Possessed': acute confusional migraine in an adolescent, prevented by topiramate
    Eugenia Rota
    Department of Neurology, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Case Rep Neurol 4:240-3. 2012
    ..The case reported herein suggests that topiramate seems to be effective in ACM prophylaxis, although a longer observation period in our patient and more cases are needed to confirm any long-term clinical benefit...
  15. doi request reprint The first Italian family with evidence of pyramidal impairment as phenotypic manifestation of Silver syndrome BSCL2 gene mutation
    Gianfranco Cafforio
    Department of Neuroscience O U of Neurology, S Chiara Hospital, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:189-91. 2008
    ..This family confirms the clinical heterogeneity associated with this specific mutation. Moreover, this is the first report in which neuroimaging seems to confirm the pyramidal alterations in dHMN associated to SPG17...
  16. pmc Sleep quality, chronotypes and preferential timing of attacks in migraine without aura
    Sara Gori
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, I 56126, Pisa, Italy
    J Headache Pain 6:258-60. 2005
    ..A preferential timing for occurrence of migraine attacks during the night and early morning hours was documented...
  17. ncbi request reprint Successful simultaneous pancreas kidney transplantation from living-related donor against positive cross-match
    Cinzia Sammartino
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:140-3. 2004
    ..This strategy of overcoming the cross-match barriers in living donation may offer a chance of successful transplantation to highly sensitized candidates for SPKT, for whom cadaveric transplant is difficult to achieve...