- Peripheral paraneoplastic neuropathy, an uncommon clinical onset of sigmoid cancer. Case report and review of the literatureDesiree Pantalone
Department of Critical Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Italy
Tumori 88:347-9. 2002..In fact, these patients are usually first admitted and studied in a neurological unit, and the diagnosis of a tumor-associated disease is a delayed event...
- p53 and DPC4 alterations in the bile of patients with pancreatic carcinomaDesiree Pantalone
Centre of Experimental and Clinical Oncology, Department of Critical Medicine and Surgery, Section of General Surgery and Surgical Disciplines, Firenze, Italy
J Surg Oncol 88:210-6. 2004..Studies on molecular genetic profile of pancreatic cancer may represent an important approach. This study was focused on the mutations of p53 and DPC4 detectable in the bile of patients with histologically proven pancreatic cancers...
- Multispectral imaging autofluorescence microscopy in colonic and gastric cancer metastatic lymph nodesDesiree Pantalone
Department of Critical Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:230-6. 2007..We propose the application of autofluorescence (AF)-based techniques for lymph node evaluation in colorectal and gastric tumors...