Eugenia Resmini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Leptin, ghrelin, and adiponectin evaluation in transsexual subjects during hormonal treatments
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Androl 29:580-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Sympathovagal imbalance in transsexual subjects
    E Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, San Martino University Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:1014-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Secondary diabetes associated with principal endocrinopathies: the impact of new treatment modalities
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 46:85-95. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Pituitary tumor disappearance in a patient with newly diagnosed acromegaly primarily treated with octreotide LAR
    E Resmini
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:166-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Sympathovagal imbalance in acromegalic patients
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:115-20. 2006
  6. doi request reprint The pathology of the ulnar nerve in acromegaly
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology R, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, I 16132 Genova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:369-73. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Preclinical and clinical experiences with the role of dopamine receptors in the treatment of pituitary adenomas
    Diego Ferone
    Department of Endocrinological and Medical Sciences and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 156:S37-43. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of different therapeutic modalities on spontaneous GH secretion in acromegalic patients
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:294-7. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Increased mammographic breast density in acromegaly: quantitative and qualitative assessment
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology, National Institute for Cancer Research IST, University of Genova, Genova 16132, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:335-40. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid pituitary tumor shrinkage with dissociation between antiproliferative and antisecretory effects of a long-acting octreotide in an acromegalic patient
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV 6, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1592-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Leptin, ghrelin, and adiponectin evaluation in transsexual subjects during hormonal treatments
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Androl 29:580-5. 2008
    ..This latter observation suggests that F-to-M transsexual patients could have a higher cardiovascular risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sympathovagal imbalance in transsexual subjects
    E Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, San Martino University Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:1014-9. 2008
    ..Autonomic nervous system imbalance is related to cardiovascular risk. Heart rate variability (HRV) indexes are associated with age, race, and sex, but the role of sex hormones is still unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Secondary diabetes associated with principal endocrinopathies: the impact of new treatment modalities
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 46:85-95. 2009
    ..Indeed, it has been demonstrated that insulin glargine, given once daily, reduces the risk of hypoglycaemia compared with other formulations, and can facilitate a more aggressive insulin treatment in this class of patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pituitary tumor disappearance in a patient with newly diagnosed acromegaly primarily treated with octreotide LAR
    E Resmini
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:166-9. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case of complete radiological remission of pituitary tumor during octreotide LAR treatment in acromegaly...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sympathovagal imbalance in acromegalic patients
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:115-20. 2006
    ..Sympathovagal imbalance is a common finding in diabetes and is considered to be a cardiovascular risk factor. No data are available on sympathovagal balance (SB) in acromegalic patients...
  6. doi request reprint The pathology of the ulnar nerve in acromegaly
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology R, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, I 16132 Genova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:369-73. 2008
    ..Acromegalic patients may complain of sensory disturbances in their hands. Cubital tunnel syndrome, the ulnar nerve neuropathy at the cubital tunnel (UCT), in acromegalic patients has never been reported...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preclinical and clinical experiences with the role of dopamine receptors in the treatment of pituitary adenomas
    Diego Ferone
    Department of Endocrinological and Medical Sciences and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 156:S37-43. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of different therapeutic modalities on spontaneous GH secretion in acromegalic patients
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:294-7. 2005
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  9. doi request reprint Increased mammographic breast density in acromegaly: quantitative and qualitative assessment
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology, National Institute for Cancer Research IST, University of Genova, Genova 16132, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:335-40. 2011
    ..Mammographic density is a strong independent risk factor for breast cancer, whose prevalence in acromegaly is still controversial...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid pituitary tumor shrinkage with dissociation between antiproliferative and antisecretory effects of a long-acting octreotide in an acromegalic patient
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV 6, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1592-9. 2007
    ..However, the mechanisms of action of SSAs in inhibiting tumor growth and hormonal secretion are only partially understood, and the two effects may occur independently...
  11. doi request reprint Biochemical diagnosis and assessment of disease activity in acromegaly: a two-decade experience
    Francesco M Minuto
    Department of Endocrine and Medical Sciences, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV 6, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Pituitary 15:215-21. 2012
    ..In this case, the basal and T120 GH values can replace multiple sampling. Different treatment modalities do not influence the discordance rate between GH and IGF-I...
  12. doi request reprint Ultrasound of peripheral nerves in acromegaly: changes at 1-year follow-up
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences DiSEM, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:220-5. 2009
    ..We have previously demonstrated peripheral nerve enlargement in acromegaly...
  13. doi request reprint The clinical-molecular interface of somatostatin, dopamine and their receptors in pituitary pathophysiology
    Diego Ferone
    Department of Endocrinological and Medical Sciences and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Italy
    J Mol Endocrinol 42:361-70. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine-immune interactions: the role of cortistatin/somatostatin system
    Diego Ferone
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1069:129-44. 2006
    ..However, CST has also properties distinct from SS, and the higher expression of CST in immune cells supports the hypothesis that CST rather than SS may act as a potential endogenous ligand for SSRs in the human immune system...
  15. doi request reprint Computed tomography colonography in acromegaly
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrine and Medical Sciences, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:218-22. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the feasibility and to evaluate the results of computed tomography (CT)-colonography in acromegaly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sonographic depiction of trigger fingers in acromegaly
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology, University of Genoa, 16128 Genoa, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 28:1441-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the prevalence of trigger fingers in patients with acromegaly versus an unaffected control group...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound measurement of median and ulnar nerve cross-sectional area in acromegaly
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:905-9. 2008
    ..Acromegalic patients may complain of sensory disturbances in their hands...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evidence of prolonged orocecal transit time and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in acromegalic patients
    Eugenia Resmini
    Department of Endocrine and Medical Sciences DiSEM, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, Genova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2119-24. 2007
    ..Gastrointestinal abnormalities in acromegaly include dolichomegacolon, slow colonic transit, and increased prevalence of colonic polyps. Conversely, no data are available on the small intestine...
  19. doi request reprint The role of ultrasound imaging in the evaluation of peripheral nerve in systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
    Alberto Tagliafico
    Department of Radiology, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 77:377-82. 2011
    ..Patients affected by scleroderma may complain of sensory disturbances especially in the hands...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of disease activity in acromegaly by means of a single blood sample: comparison of the 120th minute postglucose value with spontaneous GH secretion and with the IGF system
    Francesco Minuto
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 61:138-44. 2004
    ..With the aim of simplifying the follow-up protocol in these patients we also tested if one single sample taken after glucose load could replace the nadir value...
  21. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the IGF system in 15 patients with Alström syndrome
    Pietro Maffei
    Medical and Surgical Sciences, University School of Medicine, Padua, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:269-75. 2007
    ..Among its diverse spectrum of clinical features are phenotypes associated with deficiencies of the GH/IGF-I axis, including short stature, obesity, insulin resistance, hypertriglyceridaemia and heart failure...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the awareness and management of cardiovascular complications of acromegaly in Italy. The COM.E.T.A. (COMorbidities Evaluation and Treatment in Acromegaly) Study
    A Giustina
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:731-8. 2008
    ..However, as for other guidelines previously issued in the field, no data are available on their clinical application...
  23. ncbi request reprint Current diagnostic guidelines for biochemical diagnosis of acromegaly
    D Ferone
    Department of Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences DiSEM, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 29:207-23. 2004
    ..The present review discuss principally the biochemical diagnosis of acromegaly based on these articles and on the experience collected in an endocrinological unit considered as reference center for pituitary diseases...