Dario Conte

Summary

Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical course of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and rate of HCV vertical transmission in a cohort of 15,250 pregnant women
    D Conte
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 31:751-5. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of pregnant women with chronic hepatitis C virus infection and risk of mother-to-child hepatitis C virus transmission
    D Conte
    Chair of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:366-71. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Transient elastography in the assessment of liver fibrosis in adult thalassemia patients
    Mirella Fraquelli
    Second Division of Gastroenterology, Foundation IRCCS Cà Granda, Maggiore Policlinico Hospital and University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Hematol 85:564-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint A non-invasive algorithm accurately predicts advanced fibrosis in hepatitis C: a comparison using histology with internal-external validation
    Silvia Paggi
    Second Division of Gastroenterology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Hepatol 49:564-71. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Unusually aggressive type 1 gastric carcinoid: a case report with a review of the literature
    Matilde Pia Spampatti
    Gastrointestinal Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Milano, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:589-93. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Transient elastography in patients with celiac disease: a noninvasive method to detect liver involvement associated with celiac disease
    Sara Massironi
    Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Gastroenterology Unit 2, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:640-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of liver metastases in patients with digestive neuroendocrine tumors
    Roberta Elisa Rossi
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1981-92. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Plasma chromogranin A response to octreotide test: prognostic value for clinical outcome in endocrine digestive tumors
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2072-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Chronic autoimmune atrophic gastritis associated with primary hyperparathyroidism: a transversal prospective study
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:755-61. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Reduction of CD68+ macrophages and decreased IL-17 expression in intestinal mucosa of patients with inflammatory bowel disease strongly correlate with endoscopic response and mucosal healing following infliximab therapy
    Flavio Caprioli
    Unit of Gastroenterology II, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:729-39. 2013

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical course of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and rate of HCV vertical transmission in a cohort of 15,250 pregnant women
    D Conte
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 31:751-5. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of pregnant women with chronic hepatitis C virus infection and risk of mother-to-child hepatitis C virus transmission
    D Conte
    Chair of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:366-71. 2001
    ..Finally, the appropriate timing for HCV-RNA testing in newborns has been reviewed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transient elastography in the assessment of liver fibrosis in adult thalassemia patients
    Mirella Fraquelli
    Second Division of Gastroenterology, Foundation IRCCS Cà Granda, Maggiore Policlinico Hospital and University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Hematol 85:564-8. 2010
    ..In beta-thalassemia patients, TE is a reliable tool for assessing liver fibrosis even if the influence of iron overload has to be clarified...
  4. doi request reprint A non-invasive algorithm accurately predicts advanced fibrosis in hepatitis C: a comparison using histology with internal-external validation
    Silvia Paggi
    Second Division of Gastroenterology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Hepatol 49:564-71. 2008
    ..e. METAVIR F3,F4), to derive a prediction rule to confirm or exclude F3,F4...
  5. doi request reprint Unusually aggressive type 1 gastric carcinoid: a case report with a review of the literature
    Matilde Pia Spampatti
    Gastrointestinal Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Milano, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:589-93. 2012
    ..Overall, despite their generally benign course, type 1 gastric carcinoids may have malignant potential, a finding that should be considered when planning the medical workup of these patients...
  6. doi request reprint Transient elastography in patients with celiac disease: a noninvasive method to detect liver involvement associated with celiac disease
    Sara Massironi
    Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Gastroenterology Unit 2, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:640-8. 2012
    ..Transient elastography (TE), a noninvasive tool for assessing liver stiffness (LS), has widely been reported as an accurate surrogate marker of liver fibrosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of liver metastases in patients with digestive neuroendocrine tumors
    Roberta Elisa Rossi
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1981-92. 2012
    ..Liver metastases are a strong prognostic indicator in patients with gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs). Therapeutic options for metastatic NETs are expanding and not mutually exclusive...
  8. doi request reprint Plasma chromogranin A response to octreotide test: prognostic value for clinical outcome in endocrine digestive tumors
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2072-8. 2010
    ..Plasma chromogranin A (CgA) is the best general GEP-NET marker, but data on CgA response to OT are scanty. Thus, we evaluated whether plasma CgA response to OT could predict the clinical response to SSAs...
  9. doi request reprint Chronic autoimmune atrophic gastritis associated with primary hyperparathyroidism: a transversal prospective study
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:755-61. 2013
    ..We therefore prospectively evaluated this association in two series of patients, one with CAAG and the other with sporadic PHPT...
  10. doi request reprint Reduction of CD68+ macrophages and decreased IL-17 expression in intestinal mucosa of patients with inflammatory bowel disease strongly correlate with endoscopic response and mucosal healing following infliximab therapy
    Flavio Caprioli
    Unit of Gastroenterology II, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:729-39. 2013
    ..In this study, we used a translational approach to identify the key mechanisms associated with resolution of mucosal inflammation induced by infliximab...
  11. doi request reprint Chromogranin A levels in chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma
    S Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 41:31-5. 2009
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the relevant cause of death in patients with compensated cirrhosis. Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) is used for screening HCC, with limited success...
  12. pmc Neuroendocrine tumors of the gastro-entero-pancreatic system
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via Sforza 35, Milan, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 14:5377-84. 2008
    ..Advances in the therapy and development of centers of excellence which coordinate multicenter studies, are needed to improve diagnosis, treatment and therefore survival of patients with GEP NETs...
  13. doi request reprint Esophageal acid exposure on proton pump inhibitors in unselected asymptomatic gastroesophageal reflux disease patients
    Ausilia Grigolon
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Università degli Studi of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:969-73. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate 24-hour esophagogastric pH in unselected patients with GER disease in symptomatic remission during PPIs...
  14. doi request reprint Computer simulator among experts involved in screening colonoscopy
    Paolo Cantù
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, University of Milan, Gastrointestinal Unit 2, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Pad Granelli, 3rd Floor, Via F Sforza 35, Milan 20122, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:61-6. 2010
    ..In the era of screening colonoscopy, assessment of operator competence is warranted...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of modified sham feeding on ghrelin levels in healthy human subjects
    Maura Arosio
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:5101-4. 2004
    ..These findings underline the importance of the cephalic response to nutrient intake, i.e. the role of vagal activity, in the control of ghrelin secretion...
  16. doi request reprint Is it possible to clinically differentiate erosive from nonerosive reflux disease patients? A study using an artificial neural networks-assisted algorithm
    Fabio Pace
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Clinical Sciences, L Sacco University Hospital, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1163-8. 2010
    ..However, the differentiation between the erosive and nonerosive reflux disease based upon symptoms at presentation still remains inconclusive...
  17. pmc Gastric carcinoids: between underestimation and overtreatment
    Sara Massironi
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milano, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:2177-83. 2009
    ..Moreover, the recent introduction of somatostatin analogues represents a therapeutic option of possibly outstanding relevance...
  18. doi request reprint Assessing the activity of perianal Crohn's disease: comparison of clinical indices and computer-assisted anal ultrasound
    Alessandra Losco
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:742-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy and agreement of the Fistula Drainage Assessment (FDA), Perianal Disease Activity Index (PDAI), and computer-assisted anal ultrasound imaging (AUS)...
  19. doi request reprint Small bowel capsule endoscopy in clinical practice: a multicenter 7-year survey
    Emanuele Rondonotti
    Universita degli Studi di Milano, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico, Mangiagalli, Regina Elena, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Gastroenterologia 3, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1380-6. 2010
    ..The study aim was to describe extent of use, indications, results, complications, and practical issues of SBCE in clinical practice in a Northern Italian Region (Lombardia)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of IGF-I levels during long-term somatostatin analogs treatment in patients with gastroenteropancreatic endocrine tumors
    C L Ronchi
    Unit of Endocrinology, Department of Medical Sciences, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:241-6. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of IFN-gamma for liver abscesses in chronic granulomatous disease
    D Conte
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milano, Italy
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 19:705-10. 1999
    ..No septic recurrence was observed during a 4-year follow-up period. In chronic granulomatous disease, IFN-gamma is effective not only in preventing but also in healing life-threatening acute infections...
  22. ncbi request reprint Plasma chromogranin A in patients with autoimmune chronic atrophic gastritis, enterochromaffin-like cell lesions and gastric carcinoids
    M Peracchi
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Padiglione Granelli, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 152:443-8. 2005
    ..As circulating chromogranin A (CgA) levels are a marker of neuroendocrine tumours, we evaluated the clinical usefulness of CgA assay in ABG patients to detect those with carcinoids...
  23. ncbi request reprint Ghrelin administration affects circulating pituitary and gastro-entero-pancreatic hormones in acromegaly
    M Arosio
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Via F Sforza, 35, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:27-32. 2004
    ..We aimed to verify whether such hormonal responses are retained in acromegaly, a disease characterized by high GH, subnormal ghrelin and abnormal GEP hormone levels...
  24. ncbi request reprint Increased cancer risk in a cohort of 230 patients with hereditary hemochromatosis in comparison to matched control patients with non-iron-related chronic liver disease
    A L Fracanzani
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, , , Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Hepatology 33:647-51. 2001
    ..9 (95% CI 1.1-3.1) in the patients with HH. In conclusion, patients with HH are at high risk of both liver cancer and other malignancies, which should be carefully sought during follow-up...
  25. ncbi request reprint Haemochromatosis in patients with beta-thalassaemia trait
    A Piperno
    Clinica Medica, Universita degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Azienda Ospedaliera San Gerardo, Monza, Italy
    Br J Haematol 111:908-14. 2000
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Reduced serum ceruloplasmin levels in hereditary haemochromatosis
    G Cairo
    Istituto di Patologia Generale IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Universita di Milano, Italy
    Br J Haematol 114:226-9. 2001
    ..004) and similar to those of controls (P = 0.2). No differences in albumin, alpha1 acid glycoprotein and copper serum levels were observed in the three groups...
  27. ncbi request reprint The physical state of a meal affects hormone release and postprandial thermogenesis
    M Peracchi
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Italy
    Br J Nutr 83:623-8. 2000
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant and other biological activities of olive mill waste waters
    F Visioli
    Institute of Pharmacological Sciences, Milan, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 47:3397-401. 1999
    ..The potency of the extracts depended on their degree of refinement: extracts containing only low molecular weight phenols were the most effective...
  29. ncbi request reprint Physical state of meal affects gastric emptying, cholecystokinin release and satiety
    A Santangelo
    Department of Food Science and Technology, University of Milan, Italy
    Br J Nutr 80:521-7. 1998
    ..Moreover, the relationship observed between antral area and fullness sensation confirms that antral distension plays a part in the regulation of eating behaviour...
  30. ncbi request reprint Chronic unexplained hypertransaminasemia may be caused by occult celiac disease
    M T Bardella
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 29:654-7. 1999
    ..6 (95% confidence interval 11.1-31.2). On the basis of the present findings, screening for celiac disease is an important tool in the initial diagnostic work-up of patients with chronic unexplained hypertransaminasemia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide reduces nontransferrin-bound iron transport in HepG2 cells
    D Barisani
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Istituto di Scienze Mediche, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 29:464-70. 1999
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Iron-related indexes in chronic alcoholics. Effect of alcohol withdrawal
    D Conte
    Chair of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 30:534-8. 1998
    ..Increased serum transferrin saturation and ferritin levels have been reported in chronic alcoholics...
  33. ncbi request reprint Close relation between cirrhosis and gallstones: cross-sectional and longitudinal survey
    D Conte
    IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 159:49-52. 1999
    ..Increased gallstone prevalence and incidence in cirrhosis have already been reported in different series, including a limited number of patients with cirrhosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Plasma chromogranin A in patients with sporadic gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors or multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
    M Peracchi
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Padiglione Granelli, Via F Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 148:39-43. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Pattern of plasma cyclic nucleotides and related hormones in liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma
    F Bamonti-Catena
    Istituto di Scienze Mediche, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 36:709-14. 1998
    ..In hepatocellular carcinoma, the underlying cirrhosis may account for most hormonal and metabolic changes although cyclic guanosine 3',5'-monophosphate increases could also be due to the neoplastic process per se...
  36. ncbi request reprint High prevalence but low pathogenicity of hepatitis G virus infection in Italian patients with genetic haemochromatosis
    F De Filippi
    Angela Maria e Antonio Migliavacca Centre for Liver Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, Italy
    Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 30:529-33. 1998
    ..Various environmental factors have been shown to hasten cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with genetic haemochromatosis...
  37. doi request reprint microRNA profiles in coeliac patients distinguish different clinical phenotypes and are modulated by gliadin peptides in primary duodenal fibroblasts
    Valentina Vaira
    Division of Pathology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 126:417-23. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the analysis of miRNAs deserves further consideration for its potential use in the treatment and management of CD...
  38. pmc Reproducibility of transient elastography in the evaluation of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic liver disease
    Mirella Fraquelli
    Second Division of Gastroenterology, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Gut 56:968-73. 2007
    ..This study investigated these aspects...
  39. doi request reprint Evaluation of hands-on training in colonoscopy: is a computer-based simulator useful?
    Alessandra Elvevi
    Chair of Gastroenterology, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 44:580-4. 2012
    ..The advantages of using a computer-based simulator during colonoscopy training are debated. We aimed to explore its usefulness in objectively measuring trainees' competence in colonoscopy...
  40. ncbi request reprint Bleeding after sphincterotomy in liver transplanted patients with biliary complications
    Andrea Tenca
    Gastrointestinal Unit 2, Università degli Studi di Milano and Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:778-81. 2011
    ..To investigate the rate of immediate persistent bleeding requiring haemostasis and of delayed bleeding after endoscopic sphincterotomy in liver transplanted patients...
  41. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted evaluation of perianal fistula activity by means of anal ultrasound in patients with Crohn's disease
    Flavio Caprioli
    Post graduate School of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy I, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1551-8. 2006
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Defensive medicine practices among gastroenterologists in Lombardy: between lawsuits and the economic crisis
    Luca Elli
    Gastroenterology Unit 2, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 45:469-73. 2013
    ..Defensive medicine is becoming more frequent behaviour and has an impact on the economic 'health' of national healthcare systems...
  43. doi request reprint Plasma chromogranin a in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Valentina Sciola
    Gastroenterology Unit II, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:867-71. 2009
    ..Therefore, we aimed to evaluate CgA levels and their possible relationship with clinical and biochemical disease activity indexes in 119 IBD patients...
  44. doi request reprint Neuromuscular alterations in the dilated ileum of an adult patient with segmental lymphangiectasia
    Silvia Paggi
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, University of Milan and Gastroenterology Unit, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:935-8. 2008
    ..This case shows that neuromuscular alterations can be found in the dilated ileum of patients with segmental lymphangiectasia...
  45. ncbi request reprint Updated definitions of healthy ranges for serum alanine aminotransferase levels
    Daniele Prati
    Centro Trasfusionale e di Immunologia dei Trapianti, Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Divisione di Ematologia, Istituto di Statistica Medica e Biometria, Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Milan, Italy
    Ann Intern Med 137:1-10. 2002
    ..Current standards for "normal" ALT level were defined by using populations that included persons with subclinical liver disease...
  46. ncbi request reprint A puzzling jaundice
    R Pometta
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:114-7. 2003
    ..However, when the patient was re-evaluated it was found that concomitant Gilbert's disease, hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis and dilated cardiomyopathy had a detrimental effect on clinical and laboratory findings...
  47. ncbi request reprint Duodenal expression of a putative stimulator of Fe transport and transferrin receptor in anemia and hemochromatosis
    D Barisani
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, IRCCS-Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Gastroenterology 120:1404-11. 2001
    ..Increased expression of both proteins is present only in HFE-related hemochromatotics suggesting that other factors may be involved in determining non-HFE-related iron overload phenotype...
  48. ncbi request reprint Iron overload and gene expression in HepG2 cells: analysis by differential display
    D Barisani
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Padiglione Granelli 3 P, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Via F Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    FEBS Lett 469:208-12. 2000
    ..Treatment with hydrogen peroxide and 4-hydroxy-2,3-nonenal increased only aldose reductase mRNA. These data suggest that iron can affect mRNA levels by lipid peroxidation-dependent and -independent pathways...
  49. ncbi request reprint Gallstone disease and related risk factors in patients with Crohn disease: analysis of 330 consecutive cases
    M Fraquelli
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Padiglione Granelli 3o Piano, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Via F. Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 161:2201-4. 2001
    ..04, P<.001). Age; site of disease at diagnosis; and the history, number, and site of bowel resections are independently associated with GD...
  50. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of a predictive model for severe hepatic fibrosis or cirrhosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Agostino Colli
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, Padiglione Granelli 3 piano, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7318-22. 2005
    ..To assess the accuracy of a model in diagnosing severe fibrosis/cirrhosis in chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  51. ncbi request reprint Relationship between acceleration of gastric emptying and oesophageal acid exposure in patients with endoscopy-negative gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Stefania Carmagnola
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Universita degli Studi di Milano, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Via F Sforza 35, IT 20122 Milan, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:767-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between acceleration of gastric emptying and gastro-oesophageal reflux in patients with endoscopy-negative GORD and pathological oesophageal acid exposure...
  52. pmc Human leukocyte antigen polymorphisms in Italian primary biliary cirrhosis: a multicenter study of 664 patients and 1992 healthy controls
    Pietro Invernizzi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 48:1906-12. 2008
    ..We suggest that a large whole-genome approach is required to identify further genetic elements contributing to the loss of tolerance in this disease...
  53. ncbi request reprint Circulating ghrelin levels in celiac patients
    Maddalena Peracchi
    Gastroenterology, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2474-8. 2003
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate circulating ghrelin levels in adults with untreated and treated celiac disease (CD) and, for comparison, in healthy subjects...
  54. ncbi request reprint Role of US in detection of Crohn disease: meta-analysis
    Mirella Fraquelli
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Radiology 236:95-101. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Quality-related variables at hepatological websites
    M Fraquelli
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, Pad Granelli 3rd floor, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 36:533-8. 2004
    ..The amount of hepatology-related information available on the Internet has substantially increased, but little is known about the characteristics and quality of the websites...
  56. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus-associated lymphoma in Crohn's disease
    Alessandra Losco
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore and Ospedale S Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 10:425-9. 2004
    ..The identification of such cases may help to define the frequency of this association and how to manage the lymphoproliferative disorder...
  57. ncbi request reprint Gallbladder motility in obesity, diabetes mellitus and coeliac disease
    M Fraquelli
    University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:S12-6. 2003
    ..Gallbladder motility can be affected by various clinical conditions, such as obesity, diabetes mellitus and coeliac disease...
  58. ncbi request reprint "Hepatitic flare", asthenia, peripheral polyneuropathy and diffuse liver steatosis in a hepatitis C virus asymptomatic chronic carrier
    F Caprioli
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:359-62. 2001
    ..The pathogenetic role of the solvent was definitely supported by the complete clinical and biochemical remission within six months of trichloroethylene withdrawal...
  59. pmc The mitochondrial superoxide dismutase A16V polymorphism in the cardiomyopathy associated with hereditary haemochromatosis
    L Valenti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico IRCCS, Universita degli Studi, Pad Granelli, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milano, Italy
    J Med Genet 41:946-50. 2004
    ..In patients with hereditary haemochromatosis, the MnSOD genotype affects the risk of cardiomyopathy related to iron overload and possibly to other known and unknown risk factors and could represent an iron toxicity modifier gene...
  60. ncbi request reprint The role of CT in coeliac disease. Methodology of the studies assessing diagnostic accuracy
    M Fraquelli
    Postgraduate School of Gastroenterology, University of Milan, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:389-90. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Wireless pH monitoring: better tolerability and lower impact on daily habits
    A Grigolon
    Chair of Gastroenterology, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:720-4. 2007
    ..Twenty-four hours oesophageal pH monitoring is considered the reference-standard for the diagnosis of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, but it is limited by catheter discomfort and limitations of daily habits...
  62. pmc Circulating ghrelin levels in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    M Peracchi
    Gut 55:432-3. 2006