Anna Pichiecchio

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Muscle MRI in adult-onset acid maltase deficiency
    Anna Pichiecchio
    Department of Neuroradiology, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico C Mondino IRCCS, Via Palestro 3, 27100, Pavia, Italy
    Neuromuscul Disord 14:51-5. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Postinfectious neurologic syndromes: a prospective cohort study
    Enrico Marchioni
    C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Neurology 80:882-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Enzyme replacement therapy in severe adult-onset glycogen storage disease type II
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology IRCCS C Mondino, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Adv Ther 25:820-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Changes in skeletal muscle qualities during enzyme replacement therapy in late-onset type II glycogenosis: temporal and spatial pattern of mass vs. strength response
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Inherit Metab Dis 33:737-45. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary treatment in adult-onset type II glycogenosis
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology IRCCS C Mondino, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Inherit Metab Dis 29:590. 2006
  6. doi request reprint COL4A1-related disease: raised creatine kinase and cerebral calcification as useful pointers
    Davide Tonduti
    Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 43:283-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Advanced magnetic resonance imaging in benign hereditary chorea: study of two familial cases
    Gloria Maccabelli
    Neuroradiology Unit, Neurological Institute IRCCS C Mondino Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:2670-4. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Novel hypomyelinating leukoencephalopathy affecting early myelinating structures: clinical course in two brothers
    Davide Tonduti
    Department of Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, IRCCS C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 44:213-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Spinal cord calcification in an early-onset progressive leukoencephalopathy
    Simona Orcesi
    Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, IRCCS C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    J Child Neurol 26:876-80. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The N3 potential compared to sound and galvanic vestibular evoked myogenic potential in healthy subjects and in multiple sclerosis patients
    Maurizio Versino
    Fondazione Istituto Neurologico C Mondino, IRCCS and Dipartimento Scienze Neurologiche Università di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Vestib Res 17:39-46. 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Muscle MRI in adult-onset acid maltase deficiency
    Anna Pichiecchio
    Department of Neuroradiology, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico C Mondino IRCCS, Via Palestro 3, 27100, Pavia, Italy
    Neuromuscul Disord 14:51-5. 2004
    ..Further control studies in a larger cohort are needed to evaluate the specificity of these findings...
  2. doi request reprint Postinfectious neurologic syndromes: a prospective cohort study
    Enrico Marchioni
    C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Neurology 80:882-9. 2013
    ..In this study, we aimed to a) describe the spectrum of PINSs; b) define predictors of outcome in PINSs; and c) assess the clinical/paraclinical features that help differentiate PINSs from multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  3. doi request reprint Enzyme replacement therapy in severe adult-onset glycogen storage disease type II
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology IRCCS C Mondino, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Adv Ther 25:820-9. 2008
    ..Beyond improvement in muscle strength and respiratory function, we observed a dramatic increase in body mass index from 12.7 to 16.6 kg/m(2). This may reflect a change from a catabolic state to a more balanced metabolic state during ERT...
  4. doi request reprint Changes in skeletal muscle qualities during enzyme replacement therapy in late-onset type II glycogenosis: temporal and spatial pattern of mass vs. strength response
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Inherit Metab Dis 33:737-45. 2010
    ..The better outcome of patients with low BMI, if confirmed, may indicate that dietary protocols could be adopted as adjuvant measures to ERT in adult GSDII...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary treatment in adult-onset type II glycogenosis
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology IRCCS C Mondino, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Inherit Metab Dis 29:590. 2006
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  6. doi request reprint COL4A1-related disease: raised creatine kinase and cerebral calcification as useful pointers
    Davide Tonduti
    Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 43:283-8. 2012
    ..Mutations in COL4A1 are responsible for a spectrum of clinical phenotypes characterized by neurological, ocular, and renal involvement. Neurological features are the most prominent but as such are rather nonspecific...
  7. doi request reprint Advanced magnetic resonance imaging in benign hereditary chorea: study of two familial cases
    Gloria Maccabelli
    Neuroradiology Unit, Neurological Institute IRCCS C Mondino Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:2670-4. 2010
    ..With the limits of the small sample size in the patient group, these data show that, despite the absence of macroscopic changes on conventional MRI, volumetric and metabolic abnormalities are present in the basal nuclei of BHC patients...
  8. doi request reprint Novel hypomyelinating leukoencephalopathy affecting early myelinating structures: clinical course in two brothers
    Davide Tonduti
    Department of Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, IRCCS C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 44:213-7. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that HEMS patients should undergo a new magnetic resonance imaging evaluation after a certain interval to look for possible progression of the abnormalities. ..
  9. doi request reprint Spinal cord calcification in an early-onset progressive leukoencephalopathy
    Simona Orcesi
    Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, IRCCS C Mondino National Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    J Child Neurol 26:876-80. 2011
    ..In our opinion, our case, and probably 2 previously reported Japanese siblings with a picture very similar to that of our patient, could represent a new, progressive leukoencephalomyelopathy...
  10. ncbi request reprint The N3 potential compared to sound and galvanic vestibular evoked myogenic potential in healthy subjects and in multiple sclerosis patients
    Maurizio Versino
    Fondazione Istituto Neurologico C Mondino, IRCCS and Dipartimento Scienze Neurologiche Università di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Vestib Res 17:39-46. 2007
    ..The three techniques detected a similar number of abnormalities, but these abnormalities were not correlated. This suggests that these different techniques should be regarded as complementary in evaluating saccular function...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pathogenetic role of myelitis for syringomyelia
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology C Mondino, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:541-6. 2007
    ..Recently proposed theories underline, even in the event of CSF-flow obstructions, a major role for the accumulation and final coalescence of interstitial spinal fluid, rather than CSF penetration through the spinal cord...
  12. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance spectroscopy in the evaluation of treatment efficacy in unipolar major depressive disorder: a review of the literature
    Eduardo Caverzasi
    C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Funct Neurol 27:13-22. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Cerebellum enlargement and corpus callosum agenesis: a longitudinal case report
    Anna Pichiecchio
    Neuroradiology Department, IRCCS C Mondino Foundation, National Neurological Institute, Pavia, Italy
    J Child Neurol 26:756-60. 2011
    ..We describe a 19-month-old patient with agenesis of the corpus callosum, who developed enlargement of the cerebellum without clinical signs of cerebellar impairment, a picture that has not been previously described...
  14. doi request reprint Pisa syndrome in Parkinson's disease: clinical, electromyographic, and radiological characterization
    Cristina Tassorelli
    IRCCS National Neurological Institute C Mondino Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Mov Disord 27:227-35. 2012
    ..This postural abnormality deserves attention and proper early treatment to prevent comorbidities and pain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quantitative MR evaluation of body composition in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Anna Pichiecchio
    Department of Neuroradiology, Istituto Neurologico Fondazione C Mondino I R C C S, Via Palestro, 3, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Eur Radiol 12:2704-9. 2002
    ..001). Our MR study proved to be accurate and easy to apply, although it was time-consuming. We recommend it in monitoring the progression of the disease and planning DMD patients' diet...
  16. ncbi request reprint Severe steroid-resistant post-infectious encephalomyelitis: general features and effects of IVIg
    Sabrina Ravaglia
    Institute of Neurology C Mondino, Pavia, Italy
    J Neurol 254:1518-23. 2007
    ..Unsolved issues regard the usefulness of IVIg in less selected groups, and the spectrum of their clinical effects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Brain white matter impairment in congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Roberto Bergamaschi
    Multiple Sclerosis Center, Service of Neuroradiology, and Department of Neurology of the Neurological Institute C Mondino, Pavia, Italy
    Arch Neurol 63:413-6. 2006
    ..Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is an inherited recessive disorder of adrenal steroidogenesis. Past reports suggested that brain white matter could be involved in CAH...
  18. doi request reprint Epileptic mechanisms in Charles Bonnet syndrome
    Maria Ossola
    Epilepsy Centre, IRCCS C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 18:119-22. 2010
    ..EEG assessment is recommended if CBS develops in a patient with unexplained worsening of existing neurological signs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parry-Romberg syndrome with migraine and intracranial aneurysm
    Anna Pichiecchio
    Neuroradiology Department, Istituto Neurologico IRCCS Fondazione C Mondino via Palestro, Pavia, Italy
    Neurology 59:606-8; discussion 481. 2002
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that the disease could be related to a neural crest migration disorder, from which both fronto-nasal mass and cranial vessels take origin...
  20. ncbi request reprint Relevance of clinical findings for multiple sclerosis diagnosis in the MRI era: a case report
    Roberto Bergamaschi
    Mult Scler 11:93. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint A short protocol for muscle MRI in children with muscular dystrophies
    Eugenio Mercuri
    Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Department of Paediatrics, Imperial School of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 6:305-7. 2002
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