Maria Letizia Fioravanti

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Human dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria (Nochtiella) repens: an update of world literature from 1995 to 2000
    S Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Parassitologia 42:231-54. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint An unusual parasitological finding in a subcutaneous mammary nodule
    Silvio Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria, Universita di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emilia BO, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 201:475-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint [Two new human cases of dirofilariasis in Sardinia]
    S Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna
    Parassitologia 46:303-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Sphaerospora dicentrarchi and S. testicularis (Myxozoa: Sphaerosporidae) in farmed European seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from Italy
    Maria Letizia Fioravanti
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:208-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Wolbachia infection in the newly described Ecuadorian sand flea, Tunga trimamillata
    Andrea Luchetti
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Exp Parasitol 108:18-23. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic variability of Tunga penetrans (Siphonaptera, Tungidae) sand fleas across South America and Africa
    Andrea Luchetti
    Dip Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale, Universita di Bologna, Via Selmi 3, Bologna, Italy
    Parasitol Res 100:593-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The life cycle of Myxobolus lentisuturalis (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae), from goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus), involves a Raabeia-type actinospore
    Monica Caffara
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Animal Pathology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emila, Bologna, Italy
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:6-12. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Human sparganosis in Italy. Case report and review of the European cases
    Silvio Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    APMIS 111:349-54. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Human subconjunctival infection of Macacanema formosana: the first case of human infection reported worldwide
    Ling Ing Lau
    Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Shih Pai, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:643-7. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Human dirofilariosis in Hungary: an emerging zoonosis in central Europe
    Zsuzsanna Szénási
    Department of Parasitology, National Center for Epidemiology, Budapest, Hungary
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 120:96-102. 2008

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Human dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria (Nochtiella) repens: an update of world literature from 1995 to 2000
    S Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Parassitologia 42:231-54. 2000
    ..In man, the zoonosis may be described as emerging: whereas until the middle of the last century only a few dozen cases were reported, in the last 50 years the number has gradually increased to reach the present 782...
  2. ncbi request reprint An unusual parasitological finding in a subcutaneous mammary nodule
    Silvio Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria, Universita di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emilia BO, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 201:475-8. 2005
    ..In view of the diagnostic interest in an exceptional event, such as a double parasitic infection in the same nodule, we report the details of the case and the morphological findings...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Two new human cases of dirofilariasis in Sardinia]
    S Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna
    Parassitologia 46:303-5. 2004
    ..These cases are the 9th and the 10th, respectively, reported in man in Sardinia, but it is possible that other cases are undiagnosed and consequently are not published...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sphaerospora dicentrarchi and S. testicularis (Myxozoa: Sphaerosporidae) in farmed European seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from Italy
    Maria Letizia Fioravanti
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:208-10. 2004
    ..2%, offshore floating cages 41.6%) except for submersible cages (7.4%). S. testicularis was detected only in nine male fish from two intensive farms. The epidemiology and pathological effects of the parasites are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Wolbachia infection in the newly described Ecuadorian sand flea, Tunga trimamillata
    Andrea Luchetti
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Exp Parasitol 108:18-23. 2004
    ..trimamillata pertains to the arthropod-infecting Wolbachia; this strain is highly differentiated from the Wolbachia strain of T. penetrans described in literature...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic variability of Tunga penetrans (Siphonaptera, Tungidae) sand fleas across South America and Africa
    Andrea Luchetti
    Dip Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale, Universita di Bologna, Via Selmi 3, Bologna, Italy
    Parasitol Res 100:593-8. 2007
    ..On the whole, taking into account also the molecular features of the marker used, data here presented are better interpreted in the light of a high dispersal ability of T. penetrans, probably reducing the phylogeographic signal...
  7. ncbi request reprint The life cycle of Myxobolus lentisuturalis (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae), from goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus), involves a Raabeia-type actinospore
    Monica Caffara
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Animal Pathology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50, 40064 Ozzano Emila, Bologna, Italy
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:6-12. 2009
    ..At higher magnification, disappearance of muscle fibres and substitution of the muscle tissue with Myxobolus spores and plasmodia were observed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Human sparganosis in Italy. Case report and review of the European cases
    Silvio Pampiglione
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    APMIS 111:349-54. 2003
    ..Histological sections of the biopsied material revealed the presence of a sparganum. Drinking water contaminated by copepods, containing procercoid larvae of this parasite, seems to be the medium of infection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Human subconjunctival infection of Macacanema formosana: the first case of human infection reported worldwide
    Ling Ing Lau
    Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Shih Pai, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:643-7. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Human dirofilariosis in Hungary: an emerging zoonosis in central Europe
    Zsuzsanna Szénási
    Department of Parasitology, National Center for Epidemiology, Budapest, Hungary
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 120:96-102. 2008
    ..We report a case of dirofilariosis and review all previously observed cases in Hungary...