Antonio Carletto

Summary

Affiliation: Sacro Cuore Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in the IL1B and IL2 genes with susceptibility and severity of systemic sclerosis
    Silvia Mattuzzi
    Dipartimento di Patologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Rheumatol 34:997-1004. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: correlation with electrophysiological studies
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sacro Cuore Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1098-101. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint B-flow ultrasound in a case of giant cell arteritis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Generale, Ospedale Sacro Cuore, Via Sempreboni 5, 37024, Negrar, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1955-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Iloprost infusion does not reduce oxidative stress in systemic sclerosis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, P le LA Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 28:335-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine-induced DRESS syndrome
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of General Medicine, Sacro Cuore Hospital, Via Sempreboni 5, Negrar, VR, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 27:537-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibodies against cyclic citrullinated peptides in patients affected by rheumatoid arthritis before and after infliximab treatment
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Istituto Medicina Interna B, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, P le Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 26:58-62. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Determination of ANA specificity using multiplexed fluorescent microsphere immunoassay in patients with ANA positivity at high titres after infliximab treatment: preliminary results
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 27:649-54. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of finger skin temperature in scleroderma patients cyclically treated with iloprost
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Policlinico G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Joint Bone Spine 73:57-61. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Urinary cortisol to cortisone metabolites ratio in prednisone-treated and spontaneously hypertensive patients
    Oliviero Olivieri
    Unit of Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:486-93. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Clinical associations of anti-CENP-B and anti-Scl70 antibody levels measured by multiplexed fluorescent microsphere immunoassay in systemic sclerosis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica Sperimentale, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 29:1073-9. 2009

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in the IL1B and IL2 genes with susceptibility and severity of systemic sclerosis
    Silvia Mattuzzi
    Dipartimento di Patologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Rheumatol 34:997-1004. 2007
    ..To investigate possible associations of 9 single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the IL10, IL1B, IL1A, IL1RN, IL2, LTA, and IL6 genes with susceptibility to systemic sclerosis (SSc), and with clinical subtype of SSc patients...
  2. doi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: correlation with electrophysiological studies
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sacro Cuore Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1098-101. 2009
    ..To evaluate, in patients with ulnar neuropathy at the elbow (UNE), if ultrasonographic differences in ulnar nerve size correlate with severity score determined by electrodiagnostic studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint B-flow ultrasound in a case of giant cell arteritis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Generale, Ospedale Sacro Cuore, Via Sempreboni 5, 37024, Negrar, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1955-7. 2007
    ..In the diagnostic procedure, we used B-flow ultrasound, a non-Doppler technology for blood flow imaging. The advantages of this technique and its possible role in the diagnosis of giant cell arteritis are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Iloprost infusion does not reduce oxidative stress in systemic sclerosis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, P le LA Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 28:335-7. 2008
    ..Unlike experimental studies, in vivo the strong vasodilator effect of iloprost infusion did not reduce oxidative status...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine-induced DRESS syndrome
    Alessandro Volpe
    Department of General Medicine, Sacro Cuore Hospital, Via Sempreboni 5, Negrar, VR, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 27:537-9. 2008
    ..The authors describe the first case of drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome caused by hydroxychloroquine treatment in a male patient affected by seronegative arthritis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibodies against cyclic citrullinated peptides in patients affected by rheumatoid arthritis before and after infliximab treatment
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Istituto Medicina Interna B, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, P le Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 26:58-62. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Determination of ANA specificity using multiplexed fluorescent microsphere immunoassay in patients with ANA positivity at high titres after infliximab treatment: preliminary results
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 27:649-54. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, the majority of patients resulted negative in spite of ANA positivity at high titres; the molecular target of ANA which develop after infliximab administration still remains to be identified...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of finger skin temperature in scleroderma patients cyclically treated with iloprost
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Policlinico G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Joint Bone Spine 73:57-61. 2006
    ..To evaluate by computerized digital thermometry (CDT) the effect of cyclic iloprost infusions on finger skin temperature (FST) in scleroderma patients...
  9. doi request reprint Urinary cortisol to cortisone metabolites ratio in prednisone-treated and spontaneously hypertensive patients
    Oliviero Olivieri
    Unit of Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:486-93. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Clinical associations of anti-CENP-B and anti-Scl70 antibody levels measured by multiplexed fluorescent microsphere immunoassay in systemic sclerosis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica Sperimentale, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 29:1073-9. 2009
    ..In particular high levels of anti-Scl70 antibodies are associated with a worse cutaneous involvement, while high levels of anti-CENP-B antibodies seem to have a protective effect on skin manifestations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-term evaluation of lung function in patients affected by scleroderma treated with cyclic iloprost infusions
    Paola Caramaschi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 25:250-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate pulmonary function in patients suffering from scleroderma treated for 3 years with cyclic iloprost infusions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anti-TNFalpha therapy in rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmunity
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 26:209-14. 2006
    ..Both CRP and Blys do not seem to participate in this phenomenon. Other autoantibodies were detected in a few patients, but no case of onset of new autoimmune disorders was observed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Correlation between homocysteine plasma levels and nailfold videocapillaroscopic patterns in systemic sclerosis
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Policlinico GB Rossi, P le Scuro, Verona, 37134, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 26:902-7. 2007
    ..Hyperhomocysteinemia may represent an aggravating factor among the complex mechanisms involved in scleroderma damage contributing to the injury of endothelium...
  14. ncbi request reprint Low levels of activated factor VII in systemic sclerosis
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 22:133-8. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis onset during infliximab treatment: description of two cases
    Alessandro Volpe
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 26:1158-60. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Soluble TNF-like cytokine (TL1A) production by immune complexes stimulated monocytes in rheumatoid arthritis
    Marco A Cassatella
    Department of Pathology, Division of General Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Immunol 178:7325-33. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of systemic sclerosis with other autoimmune diseases
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 27:407-10. 2007
    ..Therefore patients with systemic sclerosis should be carefully evaluated both at onset and during the follow-up for the possible coexistence of other autoimmune disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine plasma concentration is related to severity of lung impairment in scleroderma
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartmento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Policlinico GB Rossi, Verona, Italy
    J Rheumatol 30:298-304. 2003
    ..To investigate the correlation between plasma concentration of total homocysteine and pulmonary involvement in patients with limited or diffuse scleroderma (systemic sclerosis, SSc)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical images: Neuropathic joint in a patient with calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
    Paola Caramaschi
    University of Verona, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1170. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies in scleroderma patients: first report of a case with anti-proteinase 3 antibodies and review of the literature
    Paolo Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Policlinico G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Joint Bone Spine 69:177-80. 2002
    ..To evaluate the incidence, the subspecificities and the clinical correlation of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies in scleroderma patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory mediators elicit secretion of the intracellular B-lymphocyte stimulator pool (BLyS) that is stored in activated neutrophils: implications for inflammatory diseases
    Patrizia Scapini
    Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Blood 105:830-7. 2005
    ..Collectively, our data uncover a novel mechanism that might dramatically exacerbate the release of BLyS by neutrophils during pathologic inflammatory responses...
  22. doi request reprint Epigenetic control of 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 2 gene promoter is related to human hypertension
    Simonetta Friso
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona School of Medicine, Verona, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 199:323-7. 2008
    ..Little is known, however, of human HSD11B2 epigenetic control and its relationship with the onset of hypertension...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does cyclically iloprost infusion prevent severe isolated pulmonary hypertension in systemic sclerosis? Preliminary results
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Policlinico GB Rossi, P le Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 27:203-5. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Dramatic progression of skin involvement in systemic sclerosis after the appearance of anti-Scl70 antibody: a case report
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, P le Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 28:385-6. 2008
    ..The authors describe a young man suffering from systemic sclerosis who showed a dramatic progression of skin involvement after the appearance of anti-Scl70 antibody...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Neutrophils in rheumatoid inflammation]
    Domenico Biasi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita, Verona
    Recenti Prog Med 94:25-30. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Long-standing refractory polymyositis responding to mycophenolate mofetil: a case report and review of the literature
    Paola Caramaschi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, P le Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1795-6. 2007
    ..The authors describe a young patient affected by long-standing polymyositis refractory to conventional treatment who showed a rapid and striking response to mycophenolate mofetil treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Infliximab in aggressive and refractory rheumatoid arthritis. A pilot study]
    Paola Caramaschi
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita, Verona
    Recenti Prog Med 93:19-24. 2002
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis may be not responsive to the common second line drugs. This study was aimed to treat 15 patients affected by severe refractory rheumatoid arthritis with infliximab...