Affiliation: University of Bologna
- The genital herpes problem in pregnancyB Guerra
S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:455-66. 2012..Because most mothers of infants who acquire neonatal herpes lack histories of clinically evident genital herpes, researchers should focus on the recognition of asymptomatic primary genital HSV infections...
- Human fetal inner ear involvement in congenital cytomegalovirus infectionLiliana Gabrielli
Operative Unit of Clinical Microbiology, St, Orsola Malpighi General Hospital, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy
Acta Neuropathol Commun 1:63. 2013..The mechanisms of pathogenesis of CMV-related SNHL are still unclear. The aim is to study congenital CMV-related damage in the fetal inner ear, in order to better understand the underlying pathophysiology behind CMV-SNHL...
- Congenital cytomegalovirus infection: patterns of fetal brain damageL Gabrielli
Operative Unit of Clinical Microbiology, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
Clin Microbiol Infect 18:E419-27. 2012..Brain injury induced by CMV congenital infection may be the result of uncontrolled viral replication, immune-mediated damage by cytotoxic CD8(+) T-lymphocytes, and, in the presence of placental insufficiency, fetal hypoxia...
- Parvovirus B19 in pregnancy: possible consequences of vertical transmissionC Puccetti
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Prenatal Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Prenat Diagn 32:897-902. 2012..The aim was to determine the outcome of pregnancies complicated by maternal Parvovirus B19 (B19) infection...