Flavia Prodam

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ghrelin levels are reduced in prepubertal epileptic children under treatment with carbamazepine or valproic acid
    Flavia Prodam
    Department of Medical Science, Division of Pediatrics, University of Piemonte Orientale, A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Epilepsia 51:312-5. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Influence of age, gender, and glucose tolerance on fasting and fed acylated ghrelin in Prader Willi syndrome
    Flavia Prodam
    Division of Paediatrics, Department of Medical Science, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Clin Nutr 28:94-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of two classifications of metabolic syndrome in the pediatric population and the impact of cholesterol
    F Prodam
    SCDU of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 36:466-73. 2013
  4. pmc High-end normal adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol levels are associated with specific cardiovascular risk factors in pediatric obesity: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Prodam
    SCDU of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Novara, 28100, Italy
    BMC Med 11:44. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Functional SNPs within the intron 1 of the PROP1 gene contribute to combined growth hormone deficiency (CPHD)
    Michela Godi
    Laboratory of Human Genetics, Department of Health Sciences, Eastern Piedmont University, 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1791-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Involvement of genes related to inflammation and cell cycle in idiopathic short stature
    Letizia Trovato
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale, 28100, Novara, Italy
    Pituitary 16:83-90. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Endocrine disorders in childhood and adolescence. Natural history of subclinical hypothyroidism in children and adolescents and potential effects of replacement therapy: a review
    Alice Monzani
    Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:R1-R11. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Effects of growth hormone (GH) therapy withdrawal on glucose metabolism in not confirmed GH deficient adolescents at final height
    Flavia Prodam
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara, Italy Endocrinology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy I C O S Interdisciplinary Center for Obesity Study, Novara, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e87157. 2014
  9. pmc Pediatric obesity and vitamin D deficiency: a proteomic approach identifies multimeric adiponectin as a key link between these conditions
    Gillian E Walker
    Laboratory of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e83685. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Unusual metastases from tall cell variant of papillary thyroid cancer
    Loredana Pagano
    Endocrinology, Department of Translational Medicine, University A Avogadro, Novara, Italy Department of Diabetology, AOU Maggiore della Carita, Novara, Italy
    Head Neck 35:E381-5. 2013

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Ghrelin levels are reduced in prepubertal epileptic children under treatment with carbamazepine or valproic acid
    Flavia Prodam
    Department of Medical Science, Division of Pediatrics, University of Piemonte Orientale, A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Epilepsia 51:312-5. 2010
    ..01). A derangement in ghrelin secretion in epilepsy during specific pharmacologic therapies and independent of weight gain could be hypothesized...
  2. doi request reprint Influence of age, gender, and glucose tolerance on fasting and fed acylated ghrelin in Prader Willi syndrome
    Flavia Prodam
    Division of Paediatrics, Department of Medical Science, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Clin Nutr 28:94-9. 2009
    ..The cause of this increase as well as the modulation of ghrelin secretion in fasting and feeding in relation to other metabolic parameters and glucose tolerance in PWS is largely unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of two classifications of metabolic syndrome in the pediatric population and the impact of cholesterol
    F Prodam
    SCDU of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 36:466-73. 2013
    ..To establish the rate of agreement in predicting metabolic syndrome (MS) in different pediatric classifications using percentiles or fixed cut-offs, as well as exploring the influence of cholesterol...
  4. pmc High-end normal adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol levels are associated with specific cardiovascular risk factors in pediatric obesity: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Prodam
    SCDU of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Novara, 28100, Italy
    BMC Med 11:44. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between morning adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and cortisol levels and cardiovascular risk factors in overweight or obese Caucasian children and adolescents...
  5. doi request reprint Functional SNPs within the intron 1 of the PROP1 gene contribute to combined growth hormone deficiency (CPHD)
    Michela Godi
    Laboratory of Human Genetics, Department of Health Sciences, Eastern Piedmont University, 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1791-7. 2012
    ..Mutations within the PROP1 gene represent one of the main causes of familial combined pituitary hormone deficiency (CPHD). However, most of the cases are sporadic with an unknown genetic cause...
  6. doi request reprint Involvement of genes related to inflammation and cell cycle in idiopathic short stature
    Letizia Trovato
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale, 28100, Novara, Italy
    Pituitary 16:83-90. 2013
    ..In addition, we showed a pubertal modulation of CXCL9 levels. These data suggest that inflammatory and regulatory factors of the cell cycle may be involved in the ISS condition, introducing a new perspective to its etiology...
  7. doi request reprint Endocrine disorders in childhood and adolescence. Natural history of subclinical hypothyroidism in children and adolescents and potential effects of replacement therapy: a review
    Alice Monzani
    Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:R1-R11. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Effects of growth hormone (GH) therapy withdrawal on glucose metabolism in not confirmed GH deficient adolescents at final height
    Flavia Prodam
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara, Italy Endocrinology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy I C O S Interdisciplinary Center for Obesity Study, Novara, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e87157. 2014
    ..i) to evaluate the effect on glucose metabolism of rhGH treatment and withdrawal in not confirmed GHD adolescents at the achievement of adult height; ii) to investigate the impact of GH receptor gene genomic deletion of exon 3 (d3GHR)...
  9. pmc Pediatric obesity and vitamin D deficiency: a proteomic approach identifies multimeric adiponectin as a key link between these conditions
    Gillian E Walker
    Laboratory of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e83685. 2014
    ..Using a proteomic approach, multimeric adiponectin has been identified as a key plasma protein that links VDD to pediatric obesity. ..
  10. doi request reprint Unusual metastases from tall cell variant of papillary thyroid cancer
    Loredana Pagano
    Endocrinology, Department of Translational Medicine, University A Avogadro, Novara, Italy Department of Diabetology, AOU Maggiore della Carita, Novara, Italy
    Head Neck 35:E381-5. 2013
    ..Distant metastases are more common among this variant and affect survival. Little is known about the molecular pattern of this histotype...
  11. doi request reprint Obesity and infection: two sides of one coin
    Giulia Genoni
    SCDU of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Novara, 28100, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 173:25-32. 2014
    ..In conclusion, obesity impacts millions globally, and greater understanding of its etiology and its effects on immunity, infections, and prevention and management strategies is a key public health concern. ..
  12. pmc Subclinical hypothyroidism in children: natural history and when to treat
    Gianni Bona
    Department of Health Sciences, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 5:23-8. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Isolated GHD: investigation and implication of JAK/STAT related genes before and after rhGH treatment
    Letizia Trovato
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Medical Science, University A Avogadro of Piemonte Orientale, Via Solaroli 17, 28100 Novara, Italy
    Pituitary 15:482-9. 2012
    ..Mutational screening of GHR may be useful in investigating IGHD's etiology. Genes linked to inflammation suggest to evaluate cardiovascular risks also in pediatric IGHD subjects...
  14. doi request reprint A recurrent signal peptide mutation in the growth hormone releasing hormone receptor with defective translocation to the cell surface and isolated growth hormone deficiency
    Michela Godi
    Laboratory of Human Genetics, Department of Medical Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research Center of Autoimmune Diseases, University of Eastern Piedmont, 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:3939-47. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Pituitary metastases from follicular thyroid carcinoma
    Flavia Prodam
    Endocrinology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Thyroid 20:823-30. 2010
    ..Here we describe a patient with pituitary metastasis from follicular thyroid carcinoma and discuss the unique features of these lesions...
  16. pmc Acylated and unacylated ghrelin impair skeletal muscle atrophy in mice
    Paolo E Porporato
    Department of Translational Medicine, Interdisciplinary Research Center of Autoimmune Diseases IRCAD, and Biotechnology Center for Applied Medical Research BRMA, Università del Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro Alessandria, Novara, Vercelli, Italy
    J Clin Invest 123:611-22. 2013
    ..These results demonstrate that AG and UnAG act on a common, unidentified receptor to block skeletal muscle atrophy in a GH-independent manner...