M R Pelizzo

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Aurora kinases are expressed in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) and their inhibition suppresses in vitro growth and tumorigenicity of the MTC derived cell line TT
    Enke Baldini
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    BMC Cancer 11:411. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, treatment, prognostic factors and long-term outcome in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:359-79. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical therapeutic planning options in nodular goiter
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 35:173-85. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism: from bilateral neck exploration to minimally invasive surgery
    M R Pelizzo
    Institute of Surgical Pathology and Clinical Propedeutic, Hospital University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:85-93. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Imaging identifies submandibular ectopic thyroid tissue
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    Department of Special Surgical Pathology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 36:728-30. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma. Long-term outcome in 587 cases compared with published data]
    M R Pelizzo
    Divisione di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Universita di Padova, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Minerva Chir 62:315-25. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Incisional hernia treatment with progressive pneumoperitoneum and retromuscular prosthetic hernioplasty
    Antonio Toniato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, 3rd Clinic of General Surgery, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:246-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint [Radio-guided parathyroidectomy. A prospective study in 54 patients with primary hyperparathyroidism]
    M R Pelizzo
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica III, Azienda Ospedaliera, , Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 26:35-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint [Primary hyperparathyroidism in patients treated for non-medullary thyroid carcinoma]
    D Rubello
    Servizio di Medicina Nucleare II, , Azienda Ospedaliera, , Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 26:31-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Natural history, diagnosis, treatment and outcome of medullary thyroid cancer: 37 years experience on 157 patients
    M R Pelizzo
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Institute of Surgical Pathology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:493-7. 2007

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Publications77

  1. pmc Aurora kinases are expressed in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) and their inhibition suppresses in vitro growth and tumorigenicity of the MTC derived cell line TT
    Enke Baldini
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    BMC Cancer 11:411. 2011
    ..To date no information on the expression of these proteins in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) are available. We here investigated the expression of the Aurora kinases in human MTC tissues and their potential use as therapeutic targets...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, treatment, prognostic factors and long-term outcome in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:359-79. 2008
    ..A more significant attention of the clinical examination, US and FNAC to the thyroid nodular disease will be able to guarantee a more precocious diagnosis and a radical surgical treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical therapeutic planning options in nodular goiter
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 35:173-85. 2010
    ..The choice of the treatment must be condivided with the patient...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism: from bilateral neck exploration to minimally invasive surgery
    M R Pelizzo
    Institute of Surgical Pathology and Clinical Propedeutic, Hospital University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 33:85-93. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Imaging identifies submandibular ectopic thyroid tissue
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    Department of Special Surgical Pathology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 36:728-30. 2011
    ..A 54-year-old man with a 6-month history of visible asymptomatic swelling in the right submandibular region had ultrasonography and Tc-99m pertechnetate imaging...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma. Long-term outcome in 587 cases compared with published data]
    M R Pelizzo
    Divisione di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Universita di Padova, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Minerva Chir 62:315-25. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Incisional hernia treatment with progressive pneumoperitoneum and retromuscular prosthetic hernioplasty
    Antonio Toniato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, 3rd Clinic of General Surgery, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:246-8. 2002
    ..Major incisional hernias of the abdominal wall often pose a serious surgical problem. The choice between simple suture repair and mesh repair remains uncertain...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Radio-guided parathyroidectomy. A prospective study in 54 patients with primary hyperparathyroidism]
    M R Pelizzo
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica III, Azienda Ospedaliera, , Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 26:35-9. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Primary hyperparathyroidism in patients treated for non-medullary thyroid carcinoma]
    D Rubello
    Servizio di Medicina Nucleare II, , Azienda Ospedaliera, , Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 26:31-4. 2001
    ..Scinti-graphy using 99mTc-MIBI enabled the correct preoperative localisation of a single parathyroid adenoma in two of these patients and multiglandular pathology in the third...
  10. ncbi request reprint Natural history, diagnosis, treatment and outcome of medullary thyroid cancer: 37 years experience on 157 patients
    M R Pelizzo
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Institute of Surgical Pathology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:493-7. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint [Parathyroid carcinoma. Therapeutic strategies derived from 20 years of experience]
    M R Pelizzo
    Azienda Ospedaliera, Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica III, , Padua, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 26:23-9. 2001
    ..Being the majority of recidive functional, monitoring serum calcium and PTH levels offers a useful market which precedes their macroscopic demonstration...
  12. ncbi request reprint The sentinel node procedure with Patent Blue V dye in the surgical treatment of papillary thyroid carcinoma
    M R Pelizzo
    Department of Medical and Surgical Science, 3rd Clinic of General Surgery, University of Padua, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 121:421-4. 2001
    ..In the 18 patients whose SLNs were not metastatic, the other nodes were also disease-free. The SLN technique thus seems helpful in avoiding unnecessary lymph node dissection in PTC without spread to the SLN...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node mapping and biopsy in thyroid cancer: a surgical perspective
    M R Pelizzo
    Department of Surgical Science, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35100, Padova, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 60:405-8. 2006
    ..In prospective SLN technique might be proposed as a relevant tool in lymphoadenectomy decision in DTC patients with a small tumor...
  14. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC): prognostic factors, management and outcome in 403 patients
    M R Pelizzo
    Department of Special Surgery, University of Padova Medical School, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:1144-8. 2006
    ..To investigate an "optimal" therapeutic management of patients with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC)...
  15. ncbi request reprint The extent of surgery for thyroid medullary cancer
    M R Pelizzo
    Institute of General Surgery I, University of Padova, Italy
    Tumori 80:427-32. 1994
    ..To avoid ineffective reoperation due to distant (mainly liver) micrometastases, persistent residual microscopic disease requires a more aggressive restaging...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node (SLN) procedure with patent V blue dye in 153 patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC): is it an accurate staging method?
    D Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service PET Unit, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Rovigo, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 25:483-6. 2006
    ..On the basis of these data, the blue dye procedure for SLN detection appears inappropriate as a standard of care in PTC due to a relatively high number of false negative and false positive results...
  17. ncbi request reprint Importance of radio-guided minimally invasive parathyroidectomy using hand-held gamma probe and low (99m)Tc-MIBI dose. Technical considerations and long-term clinical results
    D Rubello
    2nd Nuclear Medicine Service, General Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med 47:129-38. 2003
    ..99m)Tc-MIBI radio-guided surgery results, obtained in a group of 141 patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (HPT), are reported...
  18. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive radio-guided parathyroidectomy on a group of 452 primary hyperparathyroid patients: refinement of preoperative imaging and intraoperative procedure
    D Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service PET Unit, Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Viale Tre Martiti, 140, 45100 Rovigo, Italy
    Nuklearmedizin 46:85-92. 2007
    ..of this study was to investigate the efficacy of minimally invasive radio-guided parathyroidectomy (MIRP) in primary hyperparathyroid (PHPT) patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Sentinel lymph node procedure in thyroid carcinoma patients. Our experience]
    M R Pelizzo
    Dipartimento di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Minerva Chir 61:25-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping performed by intratumoural injection of vital blue dye to guide nodal dissection in PTC...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does the ultrasound dissector improve parathyroid gland preservation during surgery?
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 40:865-8. 2014
    ..Ischemic injury or parathyroid avulsion are the causes of surgical hypoparathyroidism. We assessed the value of an ultrasound scalpel, the Harmonic Focus(®) (HF), could prevent surgical-related hypoparathyroidism...
  21. pmc 99Tc nanocolloid sentinel node procedure in papillary thyroid carcinoma: our mono-institutional experience on a large series of patients
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 29:321-5. 2009
    ..In patients classified N0, by sentinel lymph node biopsy, ablative (131)I therapy could be avoided...
  22. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer patients after radioiodine remnant ablation and recombinant human thyroid-stimulating hormone preparation
    F Vianello
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IRCCS, Via Gattamelata 64, Padua, Italy
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 24:162-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the clinical outcome, considering both ablation success and disease recurrence, of low-risk DTC patients who underwent (131)I ablation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Frequency of thyroid carcinoma in a recent series of 539 consecutive thyroidectomies for multinodular goiter
    M R Pelizzo
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Padova, Italy
    Tumori 83:653-5. 1997
    ..Sex and age cannot be considered as factors of a higher risk of cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Thyroid cancer in children and adolescents
    A S Fassina
    Institute of Pathology, University of Padua, Italy
    Tumori 80:257-62. 1994
    ..Following this strategy, overall recurrence risk was low and 131I therapy was curative in patients with nodal and lung metastases...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Radio-guided surgery in primary hyperparathyroidism: clinical indications and technical procedure]
    D Rubello
    Servizio di Medicina Nucleare II, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 28:181-90. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the utility of the intraoperative gamma probe technique in a group of 128 patients suffering from primary hyperparathyroidism (PH)...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Cervical lymphorrea after nodal dissection: role of fasting based on clinical evidence]
    I Merante Boschin
    Dipartimento di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica Università di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Minerva Chir 61:57-62. 2006
    ..In our opinion, neck reoperation or intrathoracic ligation of the thoracic duct represent the last therapeutic option of unresponsive or untractable cases...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of BRAF(V600E) mutation as poor prognostic factor for the outcome of patients with intrathyroid papillary thyroid carcinoma
    M R Pelizzo
    Surgical Clinic II, Department of Surgical, Oncological and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 68:413-7. 2014
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint [Reoperation of medullary thyroid carcinoma: long-term results]
    P Tamagnini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Clinica Chirurgica Generale III, , Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italie
    Ann Chir 126:762-7. 2001
    ..Reoperations may reduce progression of the disease in selected patients. Complete removal of the lesions at the time of the first procedure must be the ideal treatment for medullary thyroid carcinoma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Optimization of peroperative procedures
    D Rubello
    2nd Nuclear Medicine Service, Regional Hospital of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padua, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 24:133-40. 2003
    ..Moreover, MIRS has proven to be a safe technique with a low morbidity rate and a cure rate higher than 95% in patients with primary HPT...
  30. ncbi request reprint Technique and results of laparoscopic adrenalectomy
    A Toniato
    Clinica Chirurgica III, University of Padua, School of Medicine, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:200-3. 2001
    ..The main difficulty is to identify the adrenal gland, so several technical procedures are suggested...
  31. ncbi request reprint Role of gamma probes in performing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: optimization of preoperative and intraoperative procedures
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service, Department of Radiotherapy, Regional Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 149:7-15. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive radio-guided parathyroidectomy
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service PET Unit, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Viale Tre Martiti, 140, 45100 Rovigo, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 60:134-8. 2006
    ..A low 1 mCi Sestamibi dose appears sufficient to perform MIRP. Patients with concomitant Sestamibi avid thyroid nodules should be excluded from MIRP...
  33. ncbi request reprint Clinical role of 99mTcO4/MIBI scan, ultrasound and intra-operative gamma probe in the performance of unilateral and minimally invasive surgery in primary hyperparathyroidism
    D Casara
    Department of Radiotherapy, Regional Hospital of Padova, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med 28:1351-9. 2001
    ..d) IMGP appears to be a useful intraoperative device in HPT patients with solitary parathyroid adenomas and a normal thyroid gland, since it permits minimally invasive and time-saving surgery...
  34. ncbi request reprint Molecular characteristics in papillary thyroid cancers (PTCs) with no 131I uptake
    Caterina Mian
    Endocrinology Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 68:108-16. 2008
    ..Papillary thyroid cancers (PTCs) with no iodine uptake have an aggressive behaviour and a poor prognosis. The aim of our study was to characterize, at molecular level, a subset of PTC with no 131 iodine ((131)I) uptake...
  35. ncbi request reprint Determinant role of Tc-99m MIBI SPECT in the localization of a retrotracheal parathyroid adenoma successfully treated by radioguided surgery
    Domenico Rubello
    Second Nuclear Medicine Service, Regional Hospital of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padua, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 27:711-5. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint (99m)Tc-MIBI radio-guided surgery for recurrent thyroid carcinoma: technical feasibility and procedure, and preliminary clinical results
    Domenico Rubello
    2nd Nuclear Medicine Service, Department of Radiotherapy, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29:1201-5. 2002
    ..These preliminary data suggest the feasibility of RGS in DTC patients with locoregional non-functioning but (99m)Tc-MIBI-avid recurrence by injection of a low, 37 MBq dose of (99m)Tc-MIBI just before the beginning of the intervention...
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinically silent giant parathyroid adenoma: differential diagnosis and therapeutic approach
    Domenico Rubello
    Servizio di Medicina Nucleare 2, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 28:519-21. 2003
  38. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as a revision procedure for prior laparoscopic gastric banding
    Paolo Bernante
    Istituto di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Obes Surg 16:1327-30. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint 99mTc-MIBI radio-guided minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: experience with patients with normal thyroids and nodular goiters
    Dario Casara
    Nuclear Medicine Service, Radiotherapy Department, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Italy
    Thyroid 12:53-61. 2002
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Thyroid intrafollicular neoplasia (TIN) as a precursor of papillary microcarcinoma
    Natale Pennelli
    Institute of Pathological Anatomy, University of Padua, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 76:219-24. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sequential double tracer subtraction and SPECT parathyroid imaging in the precise localization of a low mediastinal parathyroid adenoma successfully removed surgically
    Domenico Rubello
    2nd Nuclear Medicine Service, Department of Radiotherapy, Regional Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 29:662-3. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Obstructive symptoms associated with the 9.75-cm Lap-Band in the first 24 hours using the pars flaccida approach
    Paolo Bernante
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Surgical Pathology, Padua University Hospital, Italy
    Obes Surg 15:357-60. 2005
    ..In such a case, the major perioperative complication is acute obstruction immediately after surgery. We review the etiology of obstructive complications that present postoperatively in the first 24 hours...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in adrenal surgery. Report of two cases
    Antonio Toniato
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, School of Medicine, Padova, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 81:365-7. 2010
    ..A precise and careful preoperative diagnosis is of utmost importance in the management of adrenal disease to avoid therapeutic pitfalls...
  44. doi request reprint Emergency sleeve gastrectomy as rescue treatment for acute gastric necrosis due to type II paraesophageal hernia in an obese woman with gastric banding
    Paolo Bernante
    Istituto di Patologia Speciale Chirurgica, Policlinico Universitario, Universita di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua 35128, Italy
    Obes Surg 18:737-41. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Functional significance of the novel H-RAS gene mutation M72I in a patient with medullary thyroid cancer
    S Barollo
    Department of Medicine, Endocrinology Unit, University of Padua, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 121:546-50. 2013
    ..The M72I mutation may contribute effectively to proliferation and survival signaling throughout the MAPK and PI3K/Akt pathways. This work underscores the importance of studying genetic alterations that may lead to carcinogenesis...
  46. doi request reprint Complications in thyroid surgery for carcinoma: one institution's surgical experience
    Antonio Toniato
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Medical and Surgical Sciences, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua 35128, Italy
    World J Surg 32:572-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the factors influencing morbidity after total thyroidectomy for carcinoma, such as the histotype, the extension of surgery, the primary surgery versus reoperation, and the surgeon's experience...
  47. ncbi request reprint Galectin-3 cytotest in thyroid follicular neoplasia: a prospective, monoinstitutional study
    Gianmaria Pennelli
    Veneto Institute of Oncology, Department of Medical Diagnostic Sciences and Special Therapies, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Acta Cytol 53:533-9. 2009
    ..To analyze the utility of galectin-3 (Gal3) immunohistochemistry (IHC) on preoperatively obtained fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in identifying the subgroup of follicular neoplasia (FN) patients who were candidates for thyroidectomy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Natural history, diagnosis, treatment and outcome of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC): a mono-institutional 12-year experience
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    3rd Department of Surgery, University of Padova Medical School 2nd Nuclear Medicine Service, Padova, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 25:547-52. 2004
    ..Close clinical and ultrasound follow-up is recommended, especially in patients who have undergone conservative surgery only...
  49. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid carcinoma: 35-year outcome and prognostic factors in 1858 patients
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 32:440-4. 2007
    ..We aimed at assessing the prognostic factors and survival rate in a large cohort of patients treated and followed up in the same center...
  50. ncbi request reprint Contribution of SLN investigation with 99mTc-nanocolloid in clinical staging of thyroid cancer: technical feasibility
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    Nuclear Medicine, PET Unit, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Viale Tre Martiri, 140, 45100, Rovigo, and Department of Surgical Science, University of Padova, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 34:934-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of preoperative 99mTc-nanocolloid lymphoscintigraphy and an intra-operative SLN procedure in the management of PTC patients...
  51. doi request reprint Characterization of the largest kindred with MEN2A due to a Cys609Ser RET mutation
    Caterina Mian
    Endocrinology Unit, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Fam Cancer 8:379-82. 2009
    ..In conclusion, at variance from what already known, in this large kindred the Cys609Ser RET mutation predispose to a scarcely aggressive, highly penetrant MTC and a low penetrance of pheochromocytoma and primary hyperparathyroidism...
  52. ncbi request reprint Can we avoid inadvertent parathyroidectomy during thyroid surgery?
    Nadia Sorgato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    In Vivo 23:433-9. 2009
    ....
  53. doi request reprint BRAF in primary and recurrent papillary thyroid cancers: the relationship with (131)I and 2-[(18)F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose uptake ability
    Susi Barollo
    Istituto Oncologico Veneto IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:659-63. 2010
    ..In a previous report, we showed that recurrent PTC with no radioiodine ((131)I) uptake are frequently associated with BRAF mutations, a low expression of thyroid-related genes and a high expression of glucose type-1 transporter gene...
  54. ncbi request reprint [The surgical treatment of the nodular goiter]
    Maria Rosa Pelizzo
    UOC Patologia Speciale Chirurgica e Propedeutica Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Policlinico Universitario, Padova
    Ann Ital Chir 79:13-6. 2008
    ..Prevalence of nodular goiter and results of surgical treatment in a large series of patients operated on at our center are reported...
  55. doi request reprint Factors influencing the rising rates of adrenal surgery: analysis of a 25-year experience
    Antonio Toniato
    Surgical Pathology Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:503-7. 2009
    ..There is still debate on the transperitoneal versus the retroperitoneal approach, the advantages and drawbacks of which are discussed here...
  56. ncbi request reprint Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid: immunohistochemical profile and literature review
    Matteo Fassan
    Pathology Unit, Department of Medical Diagnostic Sciences and Special Therapies, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Tumori 93:518-21. 2007
    ..Squamous cell carcinoma accounts for 1% of primary thyroid malignancies and is characterized by a rapidly unfavorable outcome...
  57. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma: is it really more difficult?
    Antonio Toniato
    Institute of Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, 35128, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:1323-6. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic adrenalectomy (LA) has become the gold standard technique for almost all the adrenal masses, but several Authors still debate about LA in pheochromocytoma...
  58. ncbi request reprint Green urine after intragastric balloon placement for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Paolo Bernante
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, 3rd Clinic of General Surgery, University of Padua, Italy
    Obes Surg 13:951-3. 2003
    ..The intragastric balloon is filled with saline and methylene blue dye, to detect balloon deflation early and prevent bowel obstruction, by monitoring the patient's urine for changes in color...
  59. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical carcinoma: a 15-year survival after complete resection and repeated resection. A retrospective study in a patient with an expected poor prognosis
    Rocco Orlando
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Anticancer Res 23:2929-31. 2003
    ..A revision of both clinical and histological prognostic factors is therefore needed in patients with this type of malignancy...
  60. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a novel complex BRAF mutation in a follicular variant papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Luisa Barzon
    Department of Histology, Microbiology, and Medical Biotechnologies, University of Padova, I 35121 Padova, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:77-80. 2008
    ..The amino acid substitution V600E accounts for 90% of all oncogenic BRAF mutations and is typically detected in classic PTCs, whereas other less frequent BRAF mutations seem to be associated with other PTC histotypes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Radio-guided surgery of differentiated thyroid cancer using (131)I or 99mTc-Sestamibi
    Domenico Rubello
    Nucl Med Commun 27:1-4. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Radioguided surgery of primary hyperparathyroidism using the low-dose 99mTc-sestamibi protocol: multiinstitutional experience from the Italian Study Group on Radioguided Surgery and Immunoscintigraphy (GISCRIS)
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Rovigo, Italy
    J Nucl Med 46:220-6. 2005
    ..The study was undertaken under the aegis of the Italian Study Group on Radioguided Surgery and Immunoscintigraphy (GISCRIS)...
  63. ncbi request reprint Transient false-negative tc-99m sestamibi parathyroid scintigraphy following total thyroidectomy
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service, S Maria della Misericordia Rovigo Hospital, Rovigo, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 30:528-9. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Is thyroid suppression an effective procedure in improving preoperative sestamibi parathyroid scintigraphy?
    Domenico Rubello
    Surgery 135:462-3. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Role of 99mTc-sestamibi SPECT in accurate selection of primary hyperparathyroid patients for minimally invasive radio-guided surgery
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service PET Unit, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Viale Tre Martiri, 140, 45100 Rovigo, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:1091-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical role or (99m)Tc-sestamibi SPECT in selecting patients for this procedure...
  66. ncbi request reprint Complications of thyroid surgery: analysis of a multicentric study on 14,934 patients operated on in Italy over 5 years
    Lodovico Rosato
    Department of Surgery, Endocrine Surgical Unit, Ivrea Hospital, Piazza della Credenza, 2 10015 Ivrea, Italy
    World J Surg 28:271-6. 2004
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Radio-guided surgery for non-131I-avid thyroid cancer
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service PET Unit, S Maria della Misericordia Rovigo Hospital, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, Rovigo, Italy
    Thyroid 16:1105-11. 2006
    ..In this paper we report in a larger series the use of radio-probe-guided surgery (RGS) in nonradioiodine avid, well-differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC)...
  68. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive radioguided parathyroidectomy: an attractive therapeutic option for elderly patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Domenico Rubello
    Nuclear Medicine Service, S Maria della Misericordia Rovigo Hospital, Azienda ULSS 18 Rovigo, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Viale Tre Martiri 140, 45100 Rovigo, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 25:901-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to define the efficacy of minimally invasive radioguided surgery (MIRS) in PHPT patients with a high probability of a solitary PA with particular regard to benefits achievable in elderly patients...
  69. ncbi request reprint Treatment of local and regional recurrences of differentiated thyroid cancer by radio-guided surgery with iodine-131
    Massimo Salvatori
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Policlinico Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Nucl Med Rev Cent East Eur 9:119-24. 2006
    ..Day 7--post-surgery TxWBS was performed using the remaining radioactivity...
  70. ncbi request reprint Nuclear medicine and minimally invasive surgery of parathyroid adenomas: a fair marriage
    Dominic Rubello
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 30:189-2. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint Preoperative localization and radioguided parathyroid surgery
    Giuliano Mariani
    Regional Center of Nuclear Medicine, University of Pisa Medical School, Pisa, Italy
    J Nucl Med 44:1443-58. 2003
    ..Specific guidelines should be followed when selecting patients for gamma-probe-guided MIP...
  72. ncbi request reprint Aberrant inferior thyroid artery: two cases
    Antonio Toniato
    Surgery 133:599. 2003
  73. ncbi request reprint Importance of early intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay
    Antonio Toniato
    Arch Surg 139:343. 2004
  74. ncbi request reprint Selective activation of somatostatin receptor subtypes differentially modulates secretion and viability in human medullary thyroid carcinoma primary cultures: potential clinical perspectives
    Maria Chiara Zatelli
    Section of Endocrinology, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Advanced Therapies, University of Ferrara, Via Savonarola 9, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2218-24. 2006
    ..We previously demonstrated that somatostatin (SRIH) reduces cell growth in the human MTC cell line, TT, which expresses all SRIH receptor (SSTR) subtypes and responds differently to selective SSTR agonists...
  75. ncbi request reprint Identification of the nonrecurrent laryngeal nerve during thyroid surgery: 20-year experience
    Antonio Toniato
    Surgical Pathology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Policlinico Universitario, University of Padua, School of Medicine, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua 35128, Italy
    World J Surg 28:659-61. 2004
    ..This can be done by carefully identifying all the thyroid structures and being suspicious of the presence of the abnormality when the inferior laryngeal nerve is not found in a classic position...
  76. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic, therapeutic and healtcare management protocols in thyroid surgery. I consensus conference (UEC club)]
    Lodovico Rosato
    S C di Chirurgia, UEC, Ospedale di Ivrea
    Chir Ital 58:141-50. 2006
    ....
  77. doi request reprint Galectin-3-expression analysis in the surgical selection of follicular thyroid nodules with indeterminate fine-needle aspiration cytology: a prospective multicentre study
    Armando Bartolazzi
    Department of Pathology, St Andrea University Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 9:543-9. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the diagnostic effect of galectin-3 expression analysis in distinguishing preoperatively benign from malignant follicular thyroid nodules when FNA findings were indeterminate...