Denis A Cozzi

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Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The eyelid crease approach to angular dermoid cysts in pediatric general surgery
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, RM 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1502-6. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Renal function adaptation up to the fifth decade after treatment of children with unilateral renal tumor: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Denis A Cozzi
    Paediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1534-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of the "wait and see" approach to localized perinatal adrenal neuroblastoma
    Denis Andrew Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, 324 Viale Regina Elena, 00161 Rome, Italy
    World J Surg 37:459-65. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in children with unilateral renal tumor
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit and Pediatric Oncology Unit AS, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 187:1800-5. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint One-stage excision of massive cervicomediastinal lymphangioma in the newborn
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1027-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Infantile abdominoscrotal hydrocele: a not so benign condition
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 180:2611-5; discussion 2615. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Asymmetric sweating and flushing in infants with esophageal atresia
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:E27-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Low cervical skin crease approach for superior sternal cleft repair
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1856-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Fetal abdominal lymphangioma enhanced by ultrafast MRI
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Viale Regina Elena, 324, IT 00161 Rome, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 27:46-50. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Posterior urethral valves: relationship between vesicoureteral reflux and renal function
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    Urology 77:1209-12. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint The eyelid crease approach to angular dermoid cysts in pediatric general surgery
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, RM 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1502-6. 2008
    ..We recently adopted an approach described by eyelid surgeons for angular dermoid cyst excision. The aim of this study was to compare the outcome of this technique with that accomplished through a conventional trans-eyebrow incision...
  2. doi request reprint Renal function adaptation up to the fifth decade after treatment of children with unilateral renal tumor: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Denis A Cozzi
    Paediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1534-8. 2013
    ..As in adults with renal carcinoma nephrectomy is associated with an high risk for moderate renal function loss, we aimed to assess the renal function adaptation over a long period of time in children with unilateral renal tumor (URT)...
  3. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of the "wait and see" approach to localized perinatal adrenal neuroblastoma
    Denis Andrew Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, 324 Viale Regina Elena, 00161 Rome, Italy
    World J Surg 37:459-65. 2013
    ..Evidence-based guidelines for the management of localized perinatal adrenal neuroblastoma are not yet available. We describe our preliminary experience managing this tumor with a "wait and see" policy...
  4. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in children with unilateral renal tumor
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit and Pediatric Oncology Unit AS, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 187:1800-5. 2012
    ..We investigated whether the prevalence of lower stage chronic kidney disease is related to the amount of renal parenchyma excised in children with unilateral renal tumor...
  5. ncbi request reprint One-stage excision of massive cervicomediastinal lymphangioma in the newborn
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1027-9. 2007
    ..At the 6-year follow-up, the child remains symptom free and recurrence free. One-stage resection for cervicomediastinal lymphangioma is curative and well tolerated even shortly after birth...
  6. doi request reprint Infantile abdominoscrotal hydrocele: a not so benign condition
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 180:2611-5; discussion 2615. 2008
    ..Infantile abdominoscrotal hydrocele is a rarely described condition. We report the outcome of the largest single institution experience managing these lesions...
  7. doi request reprint Asymmetric sweating and flushing in infants with esophageal atresia
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:E27-9. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Low cervical skin crease approach for superior sternal cleft repair
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1856-8. 2009
    ..We describe a 4-day-old neonate with an isolated defect who successfully underwent primary repair using a low cervical skin crease incision. Such a novel approach combined optimal surgical exposure and excellent cosmesis...
  9. doi request reprint Fetal abdominal lymphangioma enhanced by ultrafast MRI
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Viale Regina Elena, 324, IT 00161 Rome, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 27:46-50. 2010
    ..Fetal MRI represents a valuable adjunct to antenatal ultrasonography for the evaluation of cystic abdominal masses...
  10. doi request reprint Posterior urethral valves: relationship between vesicoureteral reflux and renal function
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    Urology 77:1209-12. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship between renal function and vesicoureteral reflux before and after valve ablation in patients with posterior urethral valves. In these patients, back pressure may not be the only cause of renal damage...
  11. pmc Radial artery pseudoaneurysm successfully treated by compression bandage
    D A Cozzi
    Paediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Arch Dis Child 88:165-6. 2003
    ..We believe this is the first report of a child with PA of the radial artery cured by compression bandage. Conservative management is a safe and valuable initial treatment option for uncomplicated radial PA...
  12. doi request reprint Giant pilomatricoma mimicking a malignant parotid mass
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1855-8. 2011
    ..In children, giant pilomatricoma should be included into the differential diagnosis of noninflammatory masses of the salivary gland region...
  13. doi request reprint Circumumbilical pyloromyotomy in the era of minimally invasive surgery
    Denis A Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1802-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the final appearance of the scar in patients undergoing circumumbilical pyloromyotomy...
  14. doi request reprint The use of Tachosil as hemostatic sealant in nephron sparing surgery for Wilms tumor: preliminary observations
    Ermelinda Mele
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 48:689-94. 2013
    ..We report our preliminary experience using this hemostatic agent during NSS in children...
  15. doi request reprint The functional sequelae of sacrococcygeal teratoma: a longitudinal and cross-sectional follow-up study
    Francesco Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:658-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine clinical manifestations, prevalence, and natural history of functional sequelae in patients operated on for sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) during infancy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Renal function adaptation in children with unilateral renal tumors treated with nephron sparing surgery or nephrectomy
    Francesco Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 174:1404-8. 2005
    ..We studied the natural history of renal function following removal of different amounts of renal mass in a cohort of children with unilateral renal tumors...
  17. doi request reprint The effect of glossopexy on weight velocity in infants with Pierre Robin syndrome
    Francesco Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:296-8. 2008
    ..Because no data are available on body weight velocity after glossopexy, we assessed longitudinally the body weight velocity in a cohort of children undergoing glossopexy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Enucleative surgery in an infant with giant cystic nephroma
    Francesco Cozzi
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    J Urol 169:1493-4. 2003
  19. doi request reprint Laparoscopic pyloroplasty for idiopathic non-hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in a child
    Silvia Ceccanti
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1955-8. 2012
    ..We describe a 6-year-old boy with GOO who did not respond to medical treatment or to endoscopic pyloric balloon dilatations. The stenosis was successfully treated with laparoscopic pyloroplasty which relieved the obstruction...
  20. doi request reprint Stepladder incision technique for radical excision of suprasternal thyroglossal duct remnant
    Silvia Ceccanti
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 46:2038-40. 2011
    ..After incision and drainage, a Sistrunk procedure was successfully carried out using 2 stepladder incisions. This approach combined optimal surgical exposure and satisfactory cosmesis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Conservative management of hyperplastic and multicentric nephroblastomatosis
    Francesco Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 172:1066-9; discussion 1069-70. 2004
    ..The treatment of hyperplastic nephroblastomatosis remains controversial. We report the advantages of conservative management of hyperplastic and multicentric nephroblastomatosis associated with unilateral Wilms tumor (WT)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of nephron sparing surgery and simple nephrectomy for unilateral localized Wilms tumor
    Augusto Zani
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Urol 173:946-8; discussion 948. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Conservative management of cervicomediastinal chyloma in an infant
    Lorna Spagnol
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:e23-5. 2009
    ..This approach may avoid, with little risk, unnecessary early surgical intervention in some of these patients...
  24. doi request reprint Intrahepatic paratesticular cyst: unique presentation of vestigial remnants of Wolffian duct
    Silvia Ceccanti
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Radiology DEA, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Urology 79:212-4. 2012
    ..Such an unusual event has not been previously reported among the possible location of a paratesticular cyst, nor has it been described in the differential diagnosis of cystic lesions of the liver...
  25. ncbi request reprint Posterior urethral valves and mirror image anomalies in monozygotic twins
    Francesco Morini
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med Genet 111:210-2. 2002
    ..Monozygotic (MZ) twins with both posterior urethral valves (PUV) and additional mirror image malformations are described. This association suggests that an early embryonic event may lead to MZ twinning, PUV, and mirror image anomalies...
  26. doi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted resection of juvenile polyp of the jejunum in a 3-year-old girl
    Silvia Ceccanti
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, RM 00161, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 47:426-9. 2012
    ..The lesion was eventually discovered by ultrasonography and successfully resected using a laparoscopic-assisted transumbilical approach...
  27. ncbi request reprint Unusual breast enlargement in an infant: a case of breast lipoblastoma
    Augusto Zani
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:361-3. 2007
    ..Surgeons should know this condition and its implications, while dealing with developing breasts...
  28. doi request reprint Pneumatic balloon dilation in pediatric achalasia: efficacy and factors predicting outcome at a single tertiary pediatric gastroenterology center
    Giovanni Di Nardo
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 76:927-32. 2012
    ..The use of pneumatic dilation (PD) is well established in adults with achalasia; however, it is less commonly used in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Glossopexy as an alternative to aortopexy in infants with repaired esophageal atresia and upper airway obstruction
    Francesco Cozzi
    Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 37:202-6. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Hemorrhagic bowel necrosis associated with acute digitalis poisoning in an infant
    Francesco Morini
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:195-7. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Effective compression bandage for repair of a complicated radial artery pseudoaneurysm
    Silvia Ceccanti
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Ann Vasc Surg 28:1319.e9-1319.e12. 2014
    ..Compression bandage is a safe and valuable measure for repair of radial artery pseudoaneurysm, even in patients with clotting disorders. Professionals are encouraged to consider the benefit of such an artery-sparing treatment option. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Not all symptoms disappear after vascular ring division: a pathophysiological interpretation
    Augusto Zani
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:676-8. 2008
    ..The autonomic disturbances are clinical features of maturational dysautonomia and tend to disappear with aging, whereas major compressive symptoms are solved by surgery...
  33. ncbi request reprint Bronchial adenoma: an unusual cause of recurrent pneumonia in childhood
    Francesco Morini
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:2085-7. 2003
    ..Bronchial adenomas should not be removed endoscopically; patients must undergo open thoracotomy for surgical excision...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of pacifier use on oral breathing in healthy newborn infants
    Francesco Cozzi
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Pulmonol 33:368-73. 2002
    ..7 +/- 1; P < 0.001). We conclude that normal term infants often present with a maladaptive response to prolonged nasal occlusion. The use of a pacifier enhances the infant's ability to maintain a more adequate oral air flow...
  35. doi request reprint Clinical significance of CXC chemokine receptor-4 and c-Met in childhood rhabdomyosarcoma
    Francesca Diomedi-Camassei
    Division of Pathology, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 14:4119-27. 2008
    ..The expressions of CXCR4 and c-Met were evaluated in primary tumors and isolated tumor cells in marrow, and were correlated with clinicopathologic variables and survival...
  36. doi request reprint Giovanni Battista Morgagni and his contribution to pediatric surgery
    Augusto Zani
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 43:729-33. 2008
    ..For this, it was said of him: "If all the anatomical findings made by Morgagni should bear his name, probably one third of human body would be called Morgagni's."..