Marcello Persico

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Affiliation: Second University of Naples
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical expression of insulin resistance in hepatitis C and B virus-related chronic hepatitis: differences and similarities
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Via F Petrarca, 101 b, Naples 80122, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:462-6. 2009
  2. ncbi Suppressor of cytokine signaling 3 (SOCS3) expression and hepatitis C virus-related chronic hepatitis: Insulin resistance and response to antiviral therapy
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Hepatology 46:1009-15. 2007
  3. ncbi Interleukin-10 - 1082 GG polymorphism influences the occurrence and the clinical characteristics of hepatitis C virus infection
    Marcello Persico
    Cattedra di Medicina Interna, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Italy
    J Hepatol 45:779-85. 2006
  4. ncbi Hepatitis C virus carriers with persistently normal ALT levels: biological peculiarities and update of the natural history of liver disease at 10 years
    M Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 13:290-6. 2006
  5. doi SOCS3 and IRS-1 gene expression differs between genotype 1 and genotype 2 hepatitis C virus-infected HepG2 cells
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:1217-25. 2009
  6. doi Antiviral therapy after complete response to chemotherapy could be efficacious in HCV-positive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Vincenzo La Mura
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Napoli, Italy
    J Hepatol 49:557-63. 2008
  7. doi Excellent prognosis and prevalence of HCV infection of primary hepatic and splenic non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Amalia De Renzo
    Hematology Unit, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Haematol 81:51-7. 2008
  8. pmc Coeliac disease and C virus-related chronic hepatitis: a non association
    Antonietta Gerarda Gravina
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Surgery F Magrassi e A Lanzara Hepato Gastroenterology Division and C I R A N A D, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, Naples 80131, Italy
    BMC Res Notes 5:533. 2012
  9. doi Antiviral therapy: why does it fail in HCV-related chronic hepatitis?
    Mario Masarone
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Division, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 9:535-43. 2011
  10. doi Retrospective, observational, multicentre study on an Italian population affected by chronic hepatitis C who failed to clear HCV-RNA after the combined therapy (PEG-IFN and ribavirin): NADIR study
    F Morisco
    Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Gastroenterology Unit, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 17:427-34. 2010

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  1. pmc Clinical expression of insulin resistance in hepatitis C and B virus-related chronic hepatitis: differences and similarities
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Via F Petrarca, 101 b, Naples 80122, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:462-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the prevalence of the clinical parameters of insulin resistance and diabetes in patients affected by chronic hepatitis C (CHC) or chronic hepatitis B (CHB)...
  2. ncbi Suppressor of cytokine signaling 3 (SOCS3) expression and hepatitis C virus-related chronic hepatitis: Insulin resistance and response to antiviral therapy
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Hepatology 46:1009-15. 2007
    ..001), SOCS3 (P < 0.001), and MS (P < 0.001) were significantly related to the response to therapy. However, in a multivariate analysis, SOCS3 was the only independent predictor of the response (odds ratio = 6.7; P < 0.005)...
  3. ncbi Interleukin-10 - 1082 GG polymorphism influences the occurrence and the clinical characteristics of hepatitis C virus infection
    Marcello Persico
    Cattedra di Medicina Interna, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Italy
    J Hepatol 45:779-85. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi Hepatitis C virus carriers with persistently normal ALT levels: biological peculiarities and update of the natural history of liver disease at 10 years
    M Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 13:290-6. 2006
    ..This study confirms that progression to cirrhosis is slow or absent in PNAL patients after 10 years of follow-up. Accordingly, the hepatic proliferative activity index is low and seems to be stable over time...
  5. doi SOCS3 and IRS-1 gene expression differs between genotype 1 and genotype 2 hepatitis C virus-infected HepG2 cells
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:1217-25. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to clarify the role of genotype 1b and 2 in the genetic expression of suppressor of cytokine signaling 3 (SOCS3) and insulin receptor substrate 1 (IRS-1)...
  6. doi Antiviral therapy after complete response to chemotherapy could be efficacious in HCV-positive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Vincenzo La Mura
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Napoli, Italy
    J Hepatol 49:557-63. 2008
    ..Prevalence of HCV infection in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is high. The impact of antiviral therapy on the natural history of this subgroup of lymphomas after a successful chemotherapy regimen is still an argument of debate...
  7. doi Excellent prognosis and prevalence of HCV infection of primary hepatic and splenic non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Amalia De Renzo
    Hematology Unit, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Haematol 81:51-7. 2008
    ..Small series of PHL and PSL have been reported, suggesting a non-fortuitous association with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infection. The prognosis is believed to be dismal, with early recurrence and short survival...
  8. pmc Coeliac disease and C virus-related chronic hepatitis: a non association
    Antonietta Gerarda Gravina
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Surgery F Magrassi e A Lanzara Hepato Gastroenterology Division and C I R A N A D, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, Naples 80131, Italy
    BMC Res Notes 5:533. 2012
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  9. doi Antiviral therapy: why does it fail in HCV-related chronic hepatitis?
    Mario Masarone
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Division, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 9:535-43. 2011
    ..The aim of this article is to provide an overview of these factors, and insights into the newly recognized causes of nonresponse to help clinicians select the most appropriate therapy for HCV viral hepatitis...
  10. doi Retrospective, observational, multicentre study on an Italian population affected by chronic hepatitis C who failed to clear HCV-RNA after the combined therapy (PEG-IFN and ribavirin): NADIR study
    F Morisco
    Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Gastroenterology Unit, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 17:427-34. 2010
    ..Co-morbidities are unable to determine the type of treatment failure and inadequate adherence to therapy mostly affects patients older than 65 years of age...
  11. ncbi Prevalence and incidence of cryoglobulins in hepatitis C virus-related chronic hepatitis patients: a prospective study
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:884-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and the incidence of cryoglobulins and their association with clinical symptoms in chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis patients...
  12. doi The impact of diet on liver fibrosis and on response to interferon therapy in patients with HCV-related chronic hepatitis
    Carmela Loguercio
    Department of Internal Medicine and Hepatogastroenterology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:3159-66. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether dietary composition affects the severity of liver damage and response to therapy in patients with HCV-related chronic hepatitis...
  13. doi Management of the HBV reactivation in isolated HBcAb positive patients affected with Non Hodgkin Lymphoma
    Mario Masarone
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, University of Salerno, via Allende, Baronissi Salerno CAP 84081, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:31. 2014
    ..International guidelines suggest surveillance for HBV markers in immunosuppressed patients. In Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL), the prevalence of OBI reactivation remains to be established...
  14. pmc Capsule impaction presenting as acute small bowel perforation: a case series
    Giovanni D De Palma
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Geriatrica ed Endoscopia Diagnostica ed Operativa, Centro di Eccellenza per l Innovazione Tecnologica in Chirurgia, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Medicina e Chirurgia, Naples, Italy
    J Med Case Rep 6:121. 2012
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  15. ncbi Hepatitis B virus reactivation after fludarabine-based regimens for indolent non-Hodgkin's lymphomas: high prevalence of acquired viral genomic mutations
    Marco Picardi
    Divisione di Ematologia, II University, Naples, Italy
    Haematologica 88:1296-303. 2003
    ..Chemotherapy can cause hepatitis flare-up through viral reactivation in patients who have had contact with hepatitis viruses. Few data are available on the genotype of the reactivated viruses...
  16. ncbi Occurrence of HCC in asymptomatic HCV-related chronic hepatitis
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine, Hepatology and Gastroenterology Unit, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 47:2407-10. 2002
    ..This observation suggests that asymptomatic carriers of HCV may develop HCC that is not related to underlying liver cirrhosis...
  17. ncbi High prevalence of hepatitis G virus infection in Hodgkin's disease and B-cell lymphoproliferative disorders: absence of correlation with hepatitis C virus infection
    Amalia De Renzo
    Hematology Division, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Haematologica 87:714-8; discussion 718. 2002
    ..Hepatitis G virus (HGV) shares genetic and biological features with HCV, thus it might also be involved in lymphomagenesis...
  18. ncbi Irbesartan reduces the albumin excretion rate in microalbuminuric type 2 diabetic patients independently of hypertension: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study
    Ferdinando C Sasso
    Internal Medicine Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Pediatrics Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Care 25:1909-13. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of irbesartan on microalbuminuria and blood pressure in hypertensive and normotensive type 2 diabetic patients...
  19. doi In vivo characterisation of superficial colorectal neoplastic lesions with high-resolution probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy in combination with video-mosaicing: a feasibility study to enhance routine endoscopy
    Giovanni D De Palma
    Department of Surgery and Advanced Technologies, Center of Excellence for Technical Innovation in Surgery ITC, University of Naples Federico II, School of Medicine, Via Pansini, 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:791-7. 2010
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  20. pmc The impact of antiviral therapy and the influence of metabolic cofactors on the outcome of chronic HCV infection
    Marcello Persico
    Internal Medicine and Hepatology Division, Second University of Naples, Via Del Parco Carelli 36, 80123 Naples, Italy
    Int J Hepatol 2011:314301. 2011
    ....