Luca Carmignani

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Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High incidence of benign testicular neoplasms diagnosed by ultrasound
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dental Sciences, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Via Antonio Di Rudini 8, Milan, Italy 20142
    J Urol 170:1783-6. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Pelvic endometriosis and hydroureteronephrosis
    Luca Carmignani
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:1741-4. 2010
  3. pmc A unique cause of hemoperitoneum: spontaneous rupture of a splenic hemangiopericytoma
    Picozzi Stefano Carlo Maria
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, 20097, Milan, Italy
    Int J Emerg Med 4:13. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Hematuria one-stop clinic: first experience in Italy with 150 cases
    Luca Carmignani
    Academic Dep of Urology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Urologia 78:262-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Testicular sperm extraction in cancerous testicle in patients with azoospermia: a case report
    Luca Carmignani
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Urology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 22:1068-72. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Bladder psoas hitch in hydronephrosis due to pelvic endometriosis: outcome of urodynamic parameters
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:35-40. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Case report: Cystoscopic use of cyanoacrylate glue for bleeding during transurethral resection of bladder tumors
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Endourol 20:923-4. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term followup and clinical characteristics of testicular Leydig cell tumor: experience with 24 cases
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Italy
    J Urol 176:2040-3; discussion 2043. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Vas deferens endoscopy (vasoscopy): a new diagnostic tool?
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Endourol 19:1188-90. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Conservative surgical therapy for leydig cell tumor
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 178:507-11; discussion 511. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint High incidence of benign testicular neoplasms diagnosed by ultrasound
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dental Sciences, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Via Antonio Di Rudini 8, Milan, Italy 20142
    J Urol 170:1783-6. 2003
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Pelvic endometriosis and hydroureteronephrosis
    Luca Carmignani
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:1741-4. 2010
    ..To assess whether routine renal ultrasonography may be recommended in all patients with pelvic endometriosis, in order to avoid silent ureteral involvement of the disease...
  3. pmc A unique cause of hemoperitoneum: spontaneous rupture of a splenic hemangiopericytoma
    Picozzi Stefano Carlo Maria
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, 20097, Milan, Italy
    Int J Emerg Med 4:13. 2011
    ..The difficulty of predicting the prognosis and clinical behavior of these lesions has been repeatedly stressed. The literature concerning this rare and unusual neoplasm is reviewed...
  4. doi request reprint Hematuria one-stop clinic: first experience in Italy with 150 cases
    Luca Carmignani
    Academic Dep of Urology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Urologia 78:262-6. 2011
    ..We analyzed the outcomes in detecting transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder, other malignant and non-malignant conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Testicular sperm extraction in cancerous testicle in patients with azoospermia: a case report
    Luca Carmignani
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Urology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 22:1068-72. 2007
    ..One ICSI cycle was performed, but pregnancy failed. In azoospermic patients with testicular nodules, TESE in the cancerous testis is feasible and may avoid further surgery, without any oncological risk...
  6. doi request reprint Bladder psoas hitch in hydronephrosis due to pelvic endometriosis: outcome of urodynamic parameters
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:35-40. 2009
    ..To evaluate modifications in bladder sensitivity and function after ureteroneocystostomy with bladder psoas hitch for hydronephrosis due to deep pelvic endometriosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Case report: Cystoscopic use of cyanoacrylate glue for bleeding during transurethral resection of bladder tumors
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Endourol 20:923-4. 2006
    ..The catheter was removed on the third day, with resumption of micturition and clear urine. This appears to be the first case of cystoscopic use of cyanoacrylate glue to control bleeding...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term followup and clinical characteristics of testicular Leydig cell tumor: experience with 24 cases
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Italy
    J Urol 176:2040-3; discussion 2043. 2006
    ..We performed a retrospective multicenter evaluation of clinical and histological characteristics as well as followup of Leydig cell tumors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Vas deferens endoscopy (vasoscopy): a new diagnostic tool?
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Endourol 19:1188-90. 2005
    ..To assess whether an experimental endoscopic study of the vasa deferentia is feasible...
  10. ncbi request reprint Conservative surgical therapy for leydig cell tumor
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 178:507-11; discussion 511. 2007
    ..We performed a long-term evaluation of conservative surgical treatment of benign Leydig cell tumor...
  11. ncbi request reprint Azoospermia and severe oligospermia in testicular cancer
    Luca Carmignani
    Department of Urology, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 81:21-3. 2009
    ..OBJECTIVE of the study is a prospective evaluation of the severe oligospermic and azoospermic patients at the moment of testicular cancer diagnosis and following curative therapies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prognostic parameters in adult impalpable ultrasonographic lesions of the testicle
    Luca Carmignani
    From the Department of Medicine and Surgery, Urology Unit, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, Italy
    J Urol 174:1035-8. 2005
    ..Through an analysis of individual published data we assessed whether prognostic criteria exist for adult impalpable testicular sonographic lesions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Detection of testicular ultrasonographic lesions in severe male infertility
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dental Sciences, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Via Antonio Di Rudini 8, 20142 Milan, Italy
    J Urol 172:1045-7. 2004
    ..We retrospectively assessed the number and histology of testicular lesions diagnosed clinically and by ultrasonography in a population of infertile men...
  14. doi request reprint Upper urinary tract recurrence following radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: a meta-analysis on 13,185 patients
    Stefano Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 188:2046-54. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Sclerotherapy of the pampiniform plexus with modified Marmar technique in children and adolescents
    Luca Carmignani
    Academic Division of Urology, Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Urol Int 82:187-90. 2009
    ..Several techniques have been proposed to solve this problem. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and applicability of a modified Marmar technique in the treatment of varicocele in children and adolescents...
  16. doi request reprint Surgical subinguinal approach to varicocele combined with antegrade intraoperative sclerosis of venous vessels
    Giovanni Maria Colpi
    UO di Andrologia, AO San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Surg Innov 19:252-7. 2012
    ..The most common complication is transient penile lymphangitis, the cause of which is unclear. As the procedure allows selective sparing of the lymphatic vessels, it avoids hydrocele due to the performed procedure...
  17. doi request reprint A proposed new technique in prostate cancer tissue bio-banking: our experience with a new protocol
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Department, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Pathol Oncol Res 18:663-8. 2012
    ..This process provides high quality, low cost material for research on prostate cancer. The features of the collection protocol mean that the protocol can also be used in non-academic centres with only limited research funds...
  18. doi request reprint Urgent shock wave lithotripsy as first-line treatment for ureteral stones: a meta-analysis of 570 patients
    Stefano C M Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097, San Donato Milanese, MI, Italy
    Urol Res 40:725-31. 2012
    ..According to our meta-analysis, immediate SWL for a stone-induced acute renal colic seems to be a safe treatment with high success rate. This evidence will be validated by further randomized studies, with a larger series of patients...
  19. doi request reprint Urgent ureteroscopy as first-line treatment for ureteral stones: a meta-analysis of 681 patients
    Stefano C M Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato Milanese, MI, Italy
    Urol Res 40:581-6. 2012
    ..According to our meta-analysis, immediate ureteroscopy for ureteral stone colic seems to be a safe treatment with a high success rate. This evidence will be validated by further randomized studies, with larger series of patients...
  20. doi request reprint Transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsies in patients taking aspirin for cardiovascular disease: A meta-analysis
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Department, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Italy
    Transfus Apher Sci 45:275-80. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Is stone diameter a variable in the decision process of employing a ureteral stent in patients undergoing uncomplicated ureterorenoscopy and associated intracorporeal lithotripsy?
    Stefano C M Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20097, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    World J Urol 31:1617-25. 2013
    ..However, none of these investigates the stone diameter and its possible influence on complication rates and, as such, if it should be considered a possible variable in the decision process of placing or not a ureteral stent...
  22. doi request reprint Inverted papilloma of the bladder: a review and an analysis of the recent literature of 365 patients
    Stefano Picozzi
    Urology Department, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Italy Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 31:1584-90. 2013
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  23. pmc Do we really know the prevalence of multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli in the territorial and nosocomial population?
    Stefano Picozzi
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Urol Ann 5:25-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this work was to evaluate the prevalence of the Quinolones resistant Escherichia coli and/or ESBL producers in the population of our catchment area and hospital component...
  24. doi request reprint Is it oncologically safe performing simultaneous transurethral resection of the bladder and prostate? A meta-analysis on 1,234 patients
    Stefano C M Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20121 Milan, Italy
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:1325-33. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Leydig cell tumor and hyperplasia: a review
    Maurizio Colecchia
    Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Anal Quant Cytol Histol 29:139-47. 2007
    ..Recent acquisitions on etiology and pathobiology of Leydig cell proliferations, unusual microscopic presentations and clinical and morphologic features predictive of malignancy are reported...
  26. ncbi request reprint Testicular-sparing microsurgery for suspected testicular masses
    Giovanni Maria Colpi
    Andrology Unit, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 96:67-9. 2005
    ..To describe a microsurgical technique for removing suspected testicular masses with sparing of the testicular parenchyma, and to describe case studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Early continence recovery after open radical prostatectomy with restoration of the posterior aspect of the rhabdosphincter
    Francesco Rocco
    Clinica Urologica I, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milano, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:376-83. 2007
    ..Our modification to the Walsh RRP avoids caudal retraction of the urethrosphincteric complex and reconstructs the posterior fibrous raphe...
  28. ncbi request reprint First case of bilateral intratubular germ cell tumor in androgen insensivity syndrome
    Stefano Casellato
    Clinica Urologica I, Universita degli Studi, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli, Regina Elena e IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:135-7. 2007
    ..Affected males have a female phenotype with undescended testis. Aim of the study is the description of the first case of bilateral intratubular germ cell tumor in androgen insensivity syndrome...
  29. doi request reprint Risks and complications of transurethral resection of bladder tumor among patients taking antiplatelet agents for cardiovascular disease
    Stefano Picozzi
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20097, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 28:116-21. 2014
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the clinical course of patients receiving antithrombotic monotherapy with acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) 100 mg who underwent transurethral resection of bladder cancer...
  30. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up using testicle-sparing surgery for Leydig cell tumor
    Giorgio Bozzini
    Academic Department of Urology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Largo Malan 1, Milan, Italy
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 11:321-4. 2013
    ..Our objective was to perform a long-term evaluation of conservative surgical treatment of Leydig cell tumors...
  31. doi request reprint Bacterial sepsis following prostatic biopsy
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20097, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:1055-63. 2012
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  32. doi request reprint Cephalosporins periprostatic injection: are really effective on infections following prostate biopsy?
    Gianna Pace
    San Donato Milanese Hospital, Morandi Street, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:1065-70. 2012
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  33. doi request reprint Leydig cell tumour of the testis: presentation, therapy, long-term follow-up and the role of organ-sparing surgery in a single-institution experience
    Nazareno Suardi
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 103:197-200. 2009
    ..To report our single-centre experience of patients with Leydig cell tumour (LCT) of the testis, which represents the most frequent interstitial neoplasm of the testis, and for which the natural history and therapy are debated...
  34. doi request reprint Ureteral and vesical endometriosis. Two different clinical entities sharing the same pathogenesis
    Nicola Berlanda
    Department Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Istituto Luigi Mangiagalli, University of Milan, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 64:830-42. 2009
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  35. doi request reprint Emergency testicular sperm extraction after scrotal trauma in a patient with a history of contralateral orchiopexy for cryptorchidism: case report and review of the literature
    Franco Gadda
    Clinica Urologica I, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 97:1074-7. 2012
    ..To report a case of successful testicular sperm extraction performed during an emergency scrotal exploration for trauma in a patient with a history of previous contralateral cryptorchidism...
  36. doi request reprint Endoscopic resection of bladder cancer in patients receiving double platelet antiaggregant therapy
    Luca Carmignani
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 25:2281-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical course in patients receiving double platelet antiaggregant therapy who underwent transurethral resection of bladder cancer...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of varicocele by a subinguinal approach combined with antegrade intraoperative sclerotherapy of venous vessels
    Giovanni Maria Colpi
    University of Milan, Andrology Unit, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 97:142-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy, in terms of recurrences, complications and operative duration, of a new technique for treating varicocele...
  38. doi request reprint Antegrade subinguinal sclerotization with temporary clamping of the spermatic cord: a new surgical technique for varicocele
    Mario Mancini
    Andro Urology Unit, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Urology 77:223-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the duration, effectiveness, and complications associated with a new operating technique for varicocele, using a subinguinal surgical approach and antegrade sclerotization of the spermatic veins...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new questionnaire for the presurgical diagnosis of bladder endometriosis
    Luigi Fedele
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Neonatology, Fondazione Policlinico Mangiagalli Regina Elena, University of Milano, Via della Commenda 12, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Hum Reprod 22:2698-701. 2007
    ..The main objective was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of a new questionnaire for the presurgical diagnosis of bladder endometriosis in patients with a high suspicion index for this disease...
  40. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after conservative surgery for bladder endometriosis
    Luigi Fedele
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ospedale San Paolo, Italy
    Fertil Steril 83:1729-33. 2005
    ..To describe the long-term outcome of surgical conservative treatment of bladder endometriosis...
  41. doi request reprint A gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist versus a continuous oral contraceptive pill in the treatment of bladder endometriosis
    Luigi Fedele
    Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica II, Universita di Milano, Fondazione Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 90:183-4. 2008
    ..Continuous OC therapy may be effective in the short-term treatment of bladder endometriosis...
  42. doi request reprint Surgery for deep endometriosis: a pathogenesis-oriented approach
    Paolo Vercellini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Istituto Luigi Mangiagalli, University of Milan, IT 20122 Milan, Italy
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 68:88-103. 2009
    ..Deep endometriosis is usually associated with severe symptoms and constitutes a complex treatment challenge...
  43. doi request reprint Progesterone receptor +331G/A polymorphism in endometriosis and deep-infiltrating endometriosis
    Davide Gentilini
    Molecular Biology Laboratory, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 90:1243-5. 2008
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  44. doi request reprint Penile septoplasty for congenital ventral penile curvature: results in 51 patients
    Giovanni Colpi
    Andrological Urology Unit, University of Milano, San Paolo Hospital, Milano, Italy
    J Urol 182:1489-94. 2009
    ..We present results in patients treated with a variation of Nesbit corporoplasty used specifically for congenital ventral penile curvature...
  45. ncbi request reprint The use of vesical irrigation system dual pump Endo FMS urology in the endoscopic therapy of the vesical neoplasms
    Piero Larcher
    Urology Unit, Casa di Cura Igea, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:141-2. 2005
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  46. pmc Management of ureteral calculi and medical expulsive therapy in emergency departments
    Stefano C M Picozzi
    Department of Urology, Italy
    J Emerg Trauma Shock 4:70-6. 2011
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  47. pmc A knotted ureteral stent: A case report and review of the literature
    Stefano Picozzi
    Department of Urology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Urol Ann 2:80-2. 2010
    ..Here, we report an additional case and review all the literature concerning this urological complication with emphasis on its predisposing factors and conservative and surgical management...
  48. pmc Wunderlich's syndrome and hemorrhagic shock
    Massimo Medda
    Urology Department, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Emerg Trauma Shock 2:203-5. 2009
    ..highly selective renal arterial embolization of angiomyolipoma with rupture has become a procedure that offers greater efficacy, particularly in life-threatening cases...
  49. ncbi request reprint Re: Increased incidence of testicular cancer in men presenting with infertility and abnormal semen analysis. J. D. Raman, C. F. Nobert and M. Goldstein
    Luca Carmignani
    J Urol 175:1574; author reply 1574. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Multidetector computed tomography of the head in acute stroke: predictive value of different patterns of the dense artery sign revealed by maximum intensity projection reformations for location and extent of the infarcted area
    Davide Gadda
    U O Radiodiagnostica, Ospedale del Ceppo, Piazza San Lorenzo, 51100, Pistoia, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:2387-95. 2005
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  51. ncbi request reprint Re: Management of nonpalpable incidental testicular masses T. M. Powell and T. H. Tarter, J Urol 2006; 176: 96-99
    Luca Carmignani
    J Urol 177:406. 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Traumatic lesions of corpus callosum: early multidetector CT findings
    Davide Gadda
    Department of Radiology, Ospedale del Ceppo, Piazza San Lorenzo, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
    Neuroradiology 46:812-6. 2004
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  53. ncbi request reprint Re: prevalence of testicular intraepithelial neoplasia in healthy males
    Luca Carmignani
    J Urol 174:2423; author reply 2423. 2005