A Cavazza

Summary

Affiliation: Reggio Emilia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumor of the spinal nerve rootlet: report of a case mimicking schwannoma
    Simonetta Piana
    Servizio di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:335-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary haemorrhage. A review of the literature from the pathologist's perspective]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:422-35. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sclerosing haemangioma with a predominant sclerotic pattern: an unusual pulmonary lesion which can be misdiagnosed
    Alberto Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Adv Clin Path 6:131-4. 2002
  4. doi request reprint The histology of pulmonary sarcoidosis: a review with particular emphasis on unusual and underrecognized features
    Alberto Cavazza
    Ospedale S Giuseppe Fatebenefratelli, Milan, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:219-30. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with pulmonary metastasis from an occult papillary carcinoma of the thyroid: report of a case occurring in a patient without tuberous sclerosis
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:825-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint [Primary leiomyoma of the lung, with clear-cell features and admixed alveolar spaces: description of a case presenting with pneumothorax]
    A Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:108-14. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint [Solitary fibrous pseudopapillary tumor of the lung: pulmonary fibroadenoma and adenofibroma revisited]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:162-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the ampulla of vater
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:221-3. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Small-cell mesothelioma of the pleura: description of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:247-52. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Calcified pseudotumor of the pleura: description of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:201-5. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumor of the spinal nerve rootlet: report of a case mimicking schwannoma
    Simonetta Piana
    Servizio di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:335-7. 2004
    ..The present case suggests that solitary fibrous tumor should be considered in differentiating spindle cell lesions of the spinal cord and nerve rootlet...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary haemorrhage. A review of the literature from the pathologist's perspective]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:422-35. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sclerosing haemangioma with a predominant sclerotic pattern: an unusual pulmonary lesion which can be misdiagnosed
    Alberto Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Adv Clin Path 6:131-4. 2002
    ..An unusual sclerosing haemangioma of the lung with a predominant sclerotic pattern is described...
  4. doi request reprint The histology of pulmonary sarcoidosis: a review with particular emphasis on unusual and underrecognized features
    Alberto Cavazza
    Ospedale S Giuseppe Fatebenefratelli, Milan, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:219-30. 2009
    ..The authors review the histology of pulmonary sarcoidosis, focusing particularly on these unusual problematic findings...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with pulmonary metastasis from an occult papillary carcinoma of the thyroid: report of a case occurring in a patient without tuberous sclerosis
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:825-8. 2002
    ..The main histologic differential diagnosis and the possible correlation between lymphangioleiomyomatosis and thyroid diseases are briefly discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Primary leiomyoma of the lung, with clear-cell features and admixed alveolar spaces: description of a case presenting with pneumothorax]
    A Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:108-14. 2003
    ..To report about a primary leiomyoma of the lung, with clear cell features and with admixed alveolar epithelium...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Solitary fibrous pseudopapillary tumor of the lung: pulmonary fibroadenoma and adenofibroma revisited]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:162-6. 2003
    ..The most important differential diagnostic considerations are briefly discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the ampulla of vater
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:221-3. 2003
    ..Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma is very rare in the ampulla of Vater, and it shares with its more common pulmonary counterpart the same morphology and probably the same poor prognosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Small-cell mesothelioma of the pleura: description of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:247-52. 2002
    ..Pleural mesothelioma with a small cell component is rare. The most useful parameters to distinguish it from other small cell malignancies that may involve the pleura, particularly small cell carcinoma of pulmonary origin, are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Calcified pseudotumor of the pleura: description of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:201-5. 2002
    ..Calcifying fibrous pseudotumour is rare in the pleura. Pertinent data from the literature and problems in differential diagnosis are briefly discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary metastasis of epidermoid carcinoma of the larynx: a case with an interstitial pattern of growth]
    A Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:136-41. 2002
    ..The case is peculiar because tumour cells proliferated exclusively in the interstitium. When extensive as in our case, this pattern of growth is rare and it may pose some diagnostic problems...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic utility of macrophages in interstitial lung disease]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathologica 98:211-23. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint [Localized lymph node lymphangiomyoma. Description of 2 cases]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 92:530-3. 2000
    ..Two cases of localized nodal lymphangiomyoma in a 48 and 54 year-old women are presented: in both cases the lesion was limited to pelvic lymph nodes and it was an incidental finding during staging for tumours of the gynaecological tract...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Extrarenal retroperitoneal angiomyolipoma: description of a case and review of the literature]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 93:44-9. 2001
    ..It is important that the pathologist recognize this lesion, even when it is located in the retroperitoneum outside the kidney, and differentiate it from a liposarcoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Combined neoplasia of the lung: description of a case of adenocarcinoma mixed with typical carcinoid]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 93:216-20. 2001
    ..To report about a lung tumor that was a combination of typical carcinoid and adenocarcinoma...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Clear-cell tumor of the lung: description of a case 1 mm in diameter ("micro-sugar tumor")]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica Ospedale S Maria Nuova Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 93:556-60. 2001
    ..We report a case of clear cell tumour of the lung in a 64-year-old woman. The tumour at presentation was 1 mm in diameter...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Bronchiolitis obliterans-organizing pneumonia (BOOP) containing asbestos bodies: clinico-pathological study of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 93:681-4. 2001
    ..Patients exposed to asbestos may rarely present with localized inflammatory pulmonary lesions. In these cases, the possible etiopathogenetic role of asbestos needs further studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary carcinoma with myoepithelial differentiation, analogous to basal cell adenocarcionma of the salivary glands: description of a case]
    A Cavazza
    Servizio di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, I 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italia
    Pathologica 94:32-7. 2002
    ..Pulmonary tumours with myoepithelial differentiation are rare, but they have a wide and distinctive morphological spectrum...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Round atelectasis of the lung: clinicopathological study of 6 cases and review of the literature]
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia
    Pathologica 95:50-6. 2003
    ..To report about 6 new patients with round atelectasis of the lung, 1 of them professionally exposed to asbestos and another to silicates...
  20. ncbi request reprint Haemorrhagic pericardial effusion in an asbestos worker
    A Roggeri
    UO di Pneumologia, Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Med Lav 94:391-4. 2003
    ..An exceedingly small number of cases of benign pericardial effusion have been described so far in the medical literature...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ancient schwannoma arising in a lymph node: report of a case and review of the literature
    S Piana
    Servizio di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:51-4. 2002
    ..The pathological findings led to the diagnosis of a very rare case of primary schwannoma of the lymph node...
  22. doi request reprint Large cell carcinoma of the lung: clinically oriented classification integrating immunohistochemistry and molecular biology
    G Rossi
    Department of Oncology and Advanced Technology, Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, IRCCS Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Virchows Arch 464:61-8. 2014
    ..Molecular alterations were restricted to tumors classified as adenocarcinoma. Stratifying LCC into specific categories using immunohistochemistry and molecular analysis may significantly impact on the choice of therapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lymphomatoid granulomatosis: a practical review for pathologists dealing with this rare pulmonary lymphoproliferative process
    E Tagliavini
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Azienda Ospedaliera Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathologica 105:111-6. 2013
    ..In this brief review, clinical, radiologic and pathologic features of LYG will be analyzed with focus on differential diagnosis, the most appropriate treatment and prognosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Diffuse parenchymal lung diseases: when you see, think!
    A Cavazza
    Unità Operative di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale S Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathologica 102:557-62. 2010
    ..In this article, a series of tables (presented in alphabetic order) summarize the differential diagnosis of diffuse parenchymal lung diseases starting from the most frequent elementary lesions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relapsing bronchiolitis obliterans organising pneumonia and chronic sarcoidosis in an atopic asthmatic patient
    C Carbonelli
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, Hospital Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 69:39-42. 2008
    ..Steroids are the mainstay of therapy for these disorders and especially for the consolidated processes typical of organising pneumonia but prognostic indices for relapse and progression are lacking...
  26. ncbi request reprint When histologic diagnosis of pulmonary adenocarcinoma becomes difficult
    A Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathologica 102:75-81. 2010
    ..In this review we will provide a practical guide to help the pathologist facing these problematic cases...
  27. ncbi request reprint Giant-cell arteritis of the female genital tract associated with occult temporal arteritis and FDG-PET evidence of large-vessel vasculitis
    G Bajocchi
    Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:S36-9. 2007
    ..We review the literature and discuss the relationship between "cranial" GCA, large-vessel GCA and female genital GCA...
  28. doi request reprint Image of the month. Pulmonary tuberculosis mimicking lung metastasis
    Massimiliano Paci
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria Nuova, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 3:660-1. 2008
  29. doi request reprint The role of histology in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: an update
    Alberto Cavazza
    Unita Operativa di Anatomia Patologica, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Respir Med 104:S11-22. 2010
    ..In this review we analyze the reasons for this change of perspective, provide an update on the practical role of histology in the diagnosis of IPF and discuss some of its complications...
  30. ncbi request reprint A single lung metastasis of endometrioid adenocarcinoma synchronous with a primary bronchioloalveolar carcinoma in the same lobe
    Massimiliano Paci
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Pathologhy, Azienda Ospedaliera Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 1:268-9. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary involvement in an adult female affected by type B Niemann Pick disease
    Francesco Falco
    Division of Respiratory Disease, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 22:229-33. 2005
    ..22 nmol/mg prot/h (n.v. 92 +/- 18.2). Lung involvement is an important complication of Niemann-Pick disease, presenting with the clinical and radiological features of a diffuse lung disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint A case of metastatic epithelioid angiosarcoma in the lamina propria of a sigmoid tubulovillous adenoma
    Tommaso Ricchetti
    Department of Thoracic Surgery and Pathology, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Tumori 91:210-2. 2005
    ..The prognosis of this neoplasm is extremely poor. We report a case of epithelioid angiosarcoma with multiple bilateral lung infiltration, bone metastasis, and metastasis of the lamina propria of a tubulovillous adenoma of the colon...
  33. pmc Eosinophilic infiltrate in a patient with severe Legionella pneumonia as a levofloxacin-related complication: a case report
    Nicola Facciolongo
    Department of Pneumology, S, Maria Nuova Hospital, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Med Case Reports 4:360. 2010
    ..Legionella pneumonia can appear with different levels of severity and it can often present with complications such as acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Dedifferentiated acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland with myoepithelial features
    Simonetta Piana
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:1104-5. 2002
    ..The recurrences consisted of residual foci of acinic cell carcinoma intermingled with a high-grade epithelial proliferation; the latter was focally constituted by cells with morphologic and immunohistochemical features of myoepithelium...
  35. ncbi request reprint Combined small cell carcinoma and clear cell carcinoma of the gallbladder: report of a case and review of the literature
    Simonetta Piana
    Servizio di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:821-4. 2002
    ..The patient died after 3 years following treatment with combination chemotherapy. The histologic and immunohistochemical profile of the lesion is described, together with a brief review of the pertinent bibliography...
  36. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: a 10-year clinicopathologic retrospective study
    Massimiliano Paci
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Pathology, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1163-7. 2004
    ..We report our retrospective assessment of cases of large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma observed from 1989 to 1999 in terms of survival...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cathepsin-K is a sensitive immunohistochemical marker for detection of micro-granulomas in hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    D Reghellin
    Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Italy
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 27:57-63. 2010
    ..Conclusions: Cath-K represents a sensitive and specific marker to detect and quantitate granulomatous reactions in interstitial lung diseases, and is particularly useful in chronic HP cases...
  38. ncbi request reprint Stromal osseous metaplasia in metastatic adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder
    A Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, Ospedale S. Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Tumori 85:133-4. 1999
    ..The occurrence of stromal osseous metaplasia in carcinomas probably does not affect prognosis; however, it must be recognized to avoid a misdiagnosis of carcinosarcoma...
  39. ncbi request reprint Alveolar adenoma of the lung: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of an unusual case
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 12:155-9. 2004
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnostics of pulmonary metastasis from cervical cancer
    C Fodero
    Cervical Cancer Screening Unit, Department of Oncology, Arcispedale S Maria Nuova IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathologica 105:21-3. 2013
    ..The Qiagen HPV Sign Genotyping Test is a reliable method to detect HPV-DNA in tissue and cytological materials, thus making it possible to distinguish metastatic cervical carcinoma from a new primary tumour in different sites...
  41. ncbi request reprint Sarcoidosis and multiple sclerosis: systemic toxicity associated with the use of interferon-beta therapy
    C Carbonelli
    Pulmonology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera ASMN, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 77:29-31. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of a chronic multisystemic sarcoidosis that was associated with interferon-beta treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute respiratory distress syndrome: an undercover antisynthetase syndrome: a case report and a review of the literature
    G Bajocchi
    Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:424-8. 2012
    ..A review of similar cases with antibody anti-Jo-1 is presented with the aim of providing clinicians with useful indications for promptly recognising this poorly-defined and life-threatening emergency...
  43. doi request reprint Multifocal PEComa (PEComatosis) of the female genital tract associated with endometriosis, diffuse adenomyosis, and endometrial atypical hyperplasia
    Elisabetta Froio
    Department of Pathology, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:443-6. 2008
    ..We interpret these foci as the result of a widespread proliferation of perivascular epithelioid cells (PEC). Because of the diffuse quality of the process, the designation of PEComatosis seems warranted...
  44. ncbi request reprint Wegener granulomatosis with spleen infarction: case report and review of the literature
    Alessandra Ghinoi
    Department of Rheumatology, Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:328-33. 2008
    ..To report a case of biopsy-verified Wegener granulomatosis (WG) with positive c-antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies who had evidence of spleen infarction and to review the relevant literature on spleen involvement in WG...
  45. ncbi request reprint Placental transmogrification of the lung: clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical and molecular study of two cases, with particular emphasis on the interstitial clear cells
    Alberto Cavazza
    Operative Unit of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Hum Pathol 35:517-21. 2004
    ..This report presents a histological, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and molecular study of these peculiar cells, together with a review of the literature...
  46. ncbi request reprint Spitz nevus of the tongue with pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia: report of three cases of a pseudomalignant condition
    Tshering Dorji
    Department of Pathology, University of Bologna Medical School, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:774-7. 2002
    ..Spitz nevus of the tongue carries some intriguing similarities with granular cell tumor, suggesting a possible histogenetic and pathogenetic relationship...
  47. ncbi request reprint Exclusive intrapulmonary lepidic growth of a malignant pleural mesothelioma presenting with pneumothorax and involving the peritoneum
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:234-7. 2006
    ..The morphologic clues leading to the correct diagnosis of mesothelioma with prominent intrapulmonary growth are briefly discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma with nodular ("morule-like") features
    Adele Fornelli
    Virchows Arch 442:407-8. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint TTF-1, cytokeratin 7, 34betaE12, and CD56/NCAM immunostaining in the subclassification of large cell carcinomas of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:884-93. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Benign Müllerian inclusions coexisting with breast metastatic carcinoma in an axillary lymph node
    Simonetta Piana
    Virchows Arch 446:467-9. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary carcinomas with pleomorphic, sarcomatoid, or sarcomatous elements: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 75 cases
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathology, University of Modeno and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100 Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 27:311-24. 2003
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Primary mixed adenocarcinoma and small cell carcinoma of the appendix: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of a hitherto unreported tumor
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1233-9. 2004
    ..Clinical and molecular findings led us to consider this lesion as a clonal tumor in which the endocrine component seems to derive from a progressive differentiation of the adenocarcinoma following a glandular-to-endocrine sequence...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cell membrane reactivity of MIB-1 antibody to Ki67 in human tumors: fact or artifact?
    Eugenio Leonardo
    Division of Pathology, San Luigi Hospital, Orbassano, Torino, Italy
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 15:220-3. 2007
    ..We conclude that when Ki67 immunohistochemistry is used for diagnostic purposes in a suspected HTT, only MIB-1 clone at room temperature should be employed...
  54. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis in a karyotypically normal man without tuberous sclerosis complex
    Mario Schiavina
    Unit of Lung Physiopathology, Azienda Ospedaliera S Orsola Malpighi and University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:96-8. 2007
    ..The three previously reported cases of conclusively documented pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) in men were associated with definite or probable tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Role of chemotherapy and the receptor tyrosine kinases KIT, PDGFRalpha, PDGFRbeta, and Met in large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    Integrated Department of Diagnostic and Laboratory Services and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Respiratory Disease Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 23:8774-85. 2005
    ..Little is known about the optimal therapy of LCNEC and the possible therapeutic molecular targets...
  56. ncbi request reprint Pleural malignant solitary fibrous tumor with sarcomatous overgrowth showing PDGFRbeta mutation
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Chest 130:581-3. 2006
    ..The involvement of the PDGFRbeta gene in SFT is compatible with a pericytic derivation, also supporting a possible role of this tyrosine kinase in malignant transformation and in the adoption of novel molecular therapies...
  57. ncbi request reprint Kit expression in small cell carcinomas of the lung: effects of chemotherapy
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Mod Pathol 16:1041-7. 2003
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Atypical lipomatous tumour (lipoma-like well-differentiated liposarcoma) arising in a pulmonary hamartoma and clinically presenting with pneumothorax
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathological Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    Lung Cancer 39:103-6. 2003
    ..This case represents an exceedingly rare example of an histologically malignant change in PH and bears a close clinicopathologic resemblance to atypical lipomatous tumours of soft tissues...
  59. doi request reprint Pleuro-pulmonary solitary fibrous tumors: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of 88 cases confirming the prognostic value of de Perrot staging system and p53 expression, and evaluating the role of c-kit, BRAF, PDGFRs (alpha/beta)
    Laura Schirosi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1627-42. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Does mesoappendix infiltration predict a worse prognosis in incidental neuroendocrine tumors of the appendix? A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 15 cases
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:706-11. 2003
    ..Tumors less than 2 cm, even with mesoappendiceal infiltration, have an excellent prognosis, and simple appendectomy seems to be the appropriate therapeutic approach...
  61. ncbi request reprint CDX2 expression and lung cancer
    Giulio Rossi
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 14:249-50. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hamartoma associated with typical carcinoid/tumorlet
    Alberto Cavazza
    Virchows Arch 449:392-3. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Mucinous carcinoma of the skin, primary, and secondary: a clinicopathologic study of 63 cases with emphasis on the morphologic spectrum of primary cutaneous forms: homologies with mucinous lesions in the breast
    Dmitry V Kazakov
    Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University, Medical Faculty Hospital, Alej Svobody 80, 304 60 Pilsen, Czech Republic
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:764-82. 2005
    ..Dirty necrosis was a constant histologic finding in intestine mucinous carcinomas involving the skin, and this feature may serve as a clue to an intestinal origin...
  64. ncbi request reprint Genetic relationship among atypical adenomatous hyperplasia, bronchioloalveolar carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Luca Morandi
    Department of Oncology, Section of Anatomic Pathology M Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bellaria Hospital, Via Altura no 3, 40139 Bologna, Italy
    Lung Cancer 56:35-42. 2007
    ..Less frequently AAH foci could represent an early spread of cells from the main tumor, rather than a precursor lesion...
  65. ncbi request reprint Mucin-rich tumors of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    Am J Clin Pathol 127:473-4; author reply 474. 2007
  66. ncbi request reprint Primary mucinous (so-called colloid) carcinomas of the lung: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study with special reference to CDX-2 homeobox gene and MUC2 expression
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:442-52. 2004
    ..Since goblet cell-type MC strongly stains with CDX2, MUC2, and CK20, differential diagnosis with metastatic colorectal carcinoma is very challenging and requires appropriate clinical correlation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Primary lung cancer presenting with gastrointestinal tract involvement: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical features in a series of 18 consecutive cases
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 2:115-20. 2007
    ..The clinicopathologic characteristics of the largest series of lung carcinomas initially presenting with GI involvement were described, focusing on differential diagnosis and therapeutic options...
  68. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr-positive lymphoepithelial carcinoma and epi-myoepithelial cell carcinoma of the parotid gland: a hitherto unreported example of hybrid tumour
    Simonetta Piana
    Virchows Arch 445:425-8. 2004
  69. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite and EGFR, HER2 and K-RAS analyses in sclerosing hemangioma of the lung
    Giuliana Sartori
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Via del Pozzo 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1512-20. 2007
    ..Microsatellite alterations identified in cuboidal and polygonal cells further confirm the clonal and neoplastic nature of both components of SH...
  70. doi request reprint A subset of lung adenocarcinomas and atypical adenomatous hyperplasia-associated foci are genotypically related: an EGFR, HER2, and K-ras mutational analysis
    Giuliana Sartori
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:202-10. 2008
    ..All cases were wild-type for HER2. Mutations of EGFR and K-ras genes represent an early event in lung adenocarcinomagenesis, and AAH convincingly seems to be a precursor lesion in a subset of cases of adenocarcinoma...
  71. doi request reprint Traumatic neuroma of the bronchi: bronchoscopy and histology of a hitherto unreported lesion
    Giulio Rossi
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:640-1. 2008