Felice Petraglia

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Affiliation: University of Siena
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The changing prevalence of infertility
    Felice Petraglia
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:S4-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Inflammation: a link between endometriosis and preterm birth
    Felice Petraglia
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fertil Steril 98:36-40. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Activin A and its regulatory molecules in placenta and fetal membranes of women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes associated with acute chorioamnionitis
    Michela Torricelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Am J Reprod Immunol 68:392-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Activin A stimulates interleukin 8 and vascular endothelial growth factor release from cultured human endometrial stromal cells: possible implications for the pathogenesis of endometriosis
    Ana Luiza L Rocha
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 19:832-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Fetal gender effects on induction of labor in postdate pregnancies
    Michela Torricelli
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 20:670-4. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Urocortin 2 and urocortin 3 in endometriosis: evidence for a possible role in inflammatory response
    Romina Novembri
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte Viale Bracci, Siena 53100, Italy
    Mol Hum Reprod 17:587-93. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of antimüllerian hormone and its receptor in endometriosis
    Patrizia Carrarelli
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fertil Steril 101:1353-8. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Understanding spontaneous preterm birth: from underlying mechanisms to predictive and preventive interventions
    Chiara Voltolini
    1Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 20:1274-92. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Uterine fibroids affect pregnancy outcome in women over 30 years old: role of other risk factors
    Nathalie Conti
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:584-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Histologic chorioamnionitis at term: implications for the progress of labor and neonatal wellbeing
    Michela Torricelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:188-92. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint The changing prevalence of infertility
    Felice Petraglia
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:S4-8. 2013
    ..Third, gonadotoxic oncologic treatments allow many patients to survive cancer, at the cost of their fertility. This consideration may justify the development of treatments that preserve fertility. ..
  2. doi request reprint Inflammation: a link between endometriosis and preterm birth
    Felice Petraglia
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fertil Steril 98:36-40. 2012
    ..An overlap of molecules and mechanisms may explain the evidence that preterm birth is a common outcome in pregnant patients with endometriosis...
  3. doi request reprint Activin A and its regulatory molecules in placenta and fetal membranes of women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes associated with acute chorioamnionitis
    Michela Torricelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Am J Reprod Immunol 68:392-9. 2012
    ..LABELED PROBLEM: To investigate regulation of activin A and related molecules in placenta/fetal membranes from preterm premature rupture of membranes (pPROM) associated with acute chorioamnionitis (ACA)...
  4. doi request reprint Activin A stimulates interleukin 8 and vascular endothelial growth factor release from cultured human endometrial stromal cells: possible implications for the pathogenesis of endometriosis
    Ana Luiza L Rocha
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 19:832-8. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Fetal gender effects on induction of labor in postdate pregnancies
    Michela Torricelli
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 20:670-4. 2013
    ..To determine delivery outcome in women undergoing induction of labor for postdate pregnancy in relation to fetal gender...
  6. doi request reprint Urocortin 2 and urocortin 3 in endometriosis: evidence for a possible role in inflammatory response
    Romina Novembri
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte Viale Bracci, Siena 53100, Italy
    Mol Hum Reprod 17:587-93. 2011
    ..Ucn 2 and Ucn 3-modulated TNF-α and IL-4 secretion from culture endometrial cells. These data suggest a possible involvement of Ucn 2 and Ucn 3 in the mechanisms of endometriosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of antimüllerian hormone and its receptor in endometriosis
    Patrizia Carrarelli
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fertil Steril 101:1353-8. 2014
    ..To evaluate antimüllerian hormone (AMH) and AMH receptor II (AMHRII) mRNA and protein expression in endometrium and in ovarian or deep lesions of women with endometriosis...
  8. doi request reprint Understanding spontaneous preterm birth: from underlying mechanisms to predictive and preventive interventions
    Chiara Voltolini
    1Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 20:1274-92. 2013
    ..Since its incidence is still increasing in the last decades, the goal is to improve the primary and secondary prevention. ..
  9. doi request reprint Uterine fibroids affect pregnancy outcome in women over 30 years old: role of other risk factors
    Nathalie Conti
    Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:584-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the pregnancy outcome in women >30 years old with uterine fibroids also considering other possible concomitant risk factors...
  10. doi request reprint Histologic chorioamnionitis at term: implications for the progress of labor and neonatal wellbeing
    Michela Torricelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:188-92. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Altered expression of activin, cripto, and follistatin in the endometrium of women with endometrioma
    Ana Luiza L Rocha
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fertil Steril 95:2241-6. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Weight gain regardless of pre-pregnancy BMI and influence of fetal gender in response to labor induction in postdate pregnancy
    Michela Torricelli
    Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1016-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether maternal weight and body mass index (BMI) and their increase throughout pregnancy are associated with the response to labor induction in postdate pregnancies...
  13. doi request reprint Carbetocin versus oxytocin after caesarean section: similar efficacy but reduced pain perception in women with high risk of postpartum haemorrhage
    Maria De Bonis
    Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:732-5. 2012
    ..Moreover safety, adverse effects and the need of additional medications were evaluated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlation with placental kisspeptin in postterm pregnancy and apoptosis
    Michela Torricelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Reprod Sci 19:1133-7. 2012
    ..Our present findings led us to hypothesize that kisspeptin may represent a placental proapoptotic agent acting in physiological and/or pathological pregnancy conditions in which placental apoptosis mechanisms are increased...
  15. doi request reprint Ultrasound estimated fetal weight slightly below the median is associated with increased risk of spontaneous preterm birth
    Filiberto M Severi
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100, Siena, Italy
    Prenat Diagn 32:588-91. 2012
    ..This study investigates the possible relationship between ultrasound estimated fetal weight (EFW) at third trimester and the risk of preterm birth following spontaneous preterm labor in otherwise uncomplicated pregnancies...
  16. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine aspects of placenta and pregnancy
    Maria De Bonis
    Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:22-6. 2012
    ..Of particular interest is the role of corticotropin releasing hormone, urocortins and activins in the maintaining physiological pregnancy and in the pathogenesis of diseases (preterm birth and preeclampsia)...
  17. doi request reprint Serum anti-Müllerian hormone, inhibin B, and total inhibin levels in women with hypothalamic amenorrhea and anorexia nervosa
    Stefano Luisi
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:34-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate whether neuroendocrine forms of secondary amenorrhea (hypothalamic nervosa (HA) and anorexia nervosa (AN)) affect serum anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH), inhibin B, and total inhibin levels...
  18. doi request reprint New trends for the medical treatment of endometriosis
    Ana Luiza L Rocha
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 21:905-19. 2012
    ..The classical treatments carry adverse side effects and in some cases a negative impact on quality of life. New agents promise a distinct perspective in endometriosis treatment...
  19. doi request reprint Maternal serum protein S forms in pregnancies complicated by intrauterine growth restriction
    Maria De Bonis
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 160:142-6. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to identify which of these parameters correlate with intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  20. doi request reprint The identification of high risk pregnancy: a new challenge in obstetrics
    Michela Torricelli
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2-5. 2012
    ..Tertiary prevention represents the only intervention to prevent PTD, but its incidence is still increasing. Advances in secondary prevention, focusing on risk factors and possible markers, are necessary...
  21. pmc Role of activin-A and myostatin and their signaling pathway in human myometrial and leiomyoma cell function
    Md Soriful Islam
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine M S I, O P, M J, M C, P C, Faculty of Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, 60126 Ancona, Italy Biotechnology and Microbiology Laboratory M S I, Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi 6205, Bangladesh Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology W H C, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 Clayton Foundation Laboratories for Peptide Biology P C G, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California 92037 Departments of Clinical Science S R G, A C, A L T and Information Engineering P C, Polytechnic University of Marche, 60131 Ancona, Italy Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit P L, Profili Hospital, Fabriano, 60044 Italy Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, Obstetrics, and Gynecology F P, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:E775-85. 2014
    ..Uterine leiomyomas are highly prevalent benign tumors of premenopausal women and the most common indication for hysterectomy. However, the exact etiology of this tumor is not fully understood...
  22. doi request reprint Use of venlafaxine in psychiatric disorders and climacteric syndrome: is a therapeutic bridge?
    Stefano Luisi
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:68-71. 2012
    ..To verify the efficacy of the double-action mechanism of venlafaxine for depression and climacteric symptoms...
  23. doi request reprint Serum activin A levels are lower in tubal than intrauterine spontaneously conceived pregnancies
    Pasquale Florio
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:391-5. 2011
    ..To measure serum activin A levels together with progesterone and hCG, in women with overt clinical signs and symptoms of ectopic pregnancy (EP) and, in gestational age-matched intrauterine pregnancy (IUP)...
  24. doi request reprint Low-dose spinal anesthesia with hyperbaric bupivacaine with intrathecal fentanyl for operative hysteroscopy: a case series study
    Pasquale Florio
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:107-12. 2012
    ..To estimate the efficacy and tolerability of low dose spinal anesthesia during operative hysteroscopy in a group of patients with high surgical risks...
  25. ncbi request reprint Present and future of recombinant gonadotropins in reproductive medicine
    Vincenzo De Leo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 13:379-91. 2012
    ..This review will trace these events, from the past through to the present, and conclude with a glance towards the future...
  26. pmc Reduced pelvic pain in women with endometriosis: efficacy of long-term dienogest treatment
    Felice Petraglia
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Viale R Bracci N 16, 53100, Siena, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:167-73. 2012
    ..Thereafter, a patient subgroup was evaluated in a 24-week follow-up after treatment discontinuation...
  27. doi request reprint High levels of maternal serum IL-17 and activin A in pregnant women affected by systemic lupus erythematosus
    Michela Torricelli
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, S Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, Siena, Italy Siena, Italy
    Am J Reprod Immunol 66:84-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate changes of serum IL-17, activin A, follistatin, and other cytokines during pregnancy in women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  28. doi request reprint A retrospective case-control study comparing hysteroscopic resection versus hormonal modulation in treating menstrual disorders due to isthmocele
    Pasquale Florio
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:434-8. 2011
    ..Data from this study also indicate that resectoscopy may be the first choice because it is minimally invasive and yields good therapeutic results...
  29. doi request reprint Impaired CRH and urocortin expression and function in eutopic endometrium of women with endometriosis
    Romina Novembri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:1145-50. 2011
    ..Women with endometriosis have altered endometrial function. CRH and urocortin (Ucn) are neuropeptides produced by human endometrium and modulate endometrial decidualization...