E Pianigiani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Siena
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Skin allograft in the treatment of toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank, Siena, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 28:1173-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Autologous epidermal cultures and narrow-band ultraviolet B in the surgical treatment of vitiligo
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 31:155-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of biocompatibility of metallic dental materials in cell culture model
    E Pianigiani
    Dip di Dermatologia, Universita di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Bull Group Int Rech Sci Stomatol Odontol 46:63-71. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of skin allograft discards as a result of serological and molecular microbiological screening in a regional skin bank in Italy
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Sciences, University of Siena, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Burns 32:348-51. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (Thomson-type) and myelodysplasia
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 18:422-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative skin expansion in emergency repair of the scalp
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Dermatolog Treat 12:25-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A new surgical approach for the treatment of severe epithelial skin sun-induced damage
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:680-3. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Human de-epidermized dermis as a stem cell carrier
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank, Policlinico S M alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 42:2244-6. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A new model for studying differentiation and growth of epidermal cultures on hyaluronan-based carrier
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Italy
    Biomaterials 20:1689-94. 1999
  10. doi request reprint Processing efficacy in relation to microbial contamination of skin allografts from 723 donors
    E Pianigiani
    Siena Skin Bank, Department Dermatology, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Burns 36:347-51. 2010

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Skin allograft in the treatment of toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank, Siena, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 28:1173-6. 2002
    ..Its course is acute and its outcome fatal in 40% of cases. Wound cover to prevent fluid/protein loss and infections and to control pain, is the first step, as for burns. Skin allograft can be successfully used for this purpose...
  2. ncbi request reprint Autologous epidermal cultures and narrow-band ultraviolet B in the surgical treatment of vitiligo
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 31:155-9. 2005
    ..Vitiligo is an acquired skin disorder with a great social impact. It can be successfully treated with autologous epidermal grafting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of biocompatibility of metallic dental materials in cell culture model
    E Pianigiani
    Dip di Dermatologia, Universita di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Bull Group Int Rech Sci Stomatol Odontol 46:63-71. 2004
    ..Moreover it can provide morpho-functional information which cannot be achieved by traditional methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of skin allograft discards as a result of serological and molecular microbiological screening in a regional skin bank in Italy
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Sciences, University of Siena, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Burns 32:348-51. 2006
    ..Skin specimens must be screened for transmissible agents including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) virus, human T-cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV), cytomegalovirus (CMV) and Treponema pallidum...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (Thomson-type) and myelodysplasia
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 18:422-5. 2001
    ..The patient was kept under hematologic surveillance for myelodysplastic syndrome. Bone marrow transplantation was considered unnecessary at present...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative skin expansion in emergency repair of the scalp
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Dermatolog Treat 12:25-8. 2001
    ..Besides an excellent immediate functional result, acceptable aesthetic results, confirmed 6 months later, were also obtained...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new surgical approach for the treatment of severe epithelial skin sun-induced damage
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:680-3. 2003
    ..In patients with advanced photoageing and/or diffuse actinic damage, local therapy is often inadequate and the possibility of combined therapy needs to be assessed...
  8. doi request reprint Human de-epidermized dermis as a stem cell carrier
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Bank, Policlinico S M alle Scotte, Siena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 42:2244-6. 2010
    ..Because it is human-derived, it is in our opinion the safest of all available types of skin equivalent. Having epidermal and dermal structures, it can be used in one-stage grafting procedures for wound closure...
  9. ncbi request reprint A new model for studying differentiation and growth of epidermal cultures on hyaluronan-based carrier
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Italy
    Biomaterials 20:1689-94. 1999
    ..This model system allowed to study the migration and growth of human epidermal cells from the carrier, resembling 'in vivo' re-epithelization...
  10. doi request reprint Processing efficacy in relation to microbial contamination of skin allografts from 723 donors
    E Pianigiani
    Siena Skin Bank, Department Dermatology, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Burns 36:347-51. 2010
    ..70%) required corrective actions. The data obtained showed that the only variables significantly affecting microbial contamination of tissue were type of donor (live or cadaver) and type of processing (cryo- or glycerol preservation)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sweet's syndrome and Chlamydia pneumoniae infection
    P Rubegni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:862-4. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Skin bank organization
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology and Tuscan Region Skin Bank, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 23:353-6. 2005
    ..Standards for tissue banking; 1984) and federal regulations (Real E S and regulations. Fed Regist. 1993)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Other uses of homologous skin grafts and skin bank bioproducts
    Michele Fimiani
    Department of Dermatologic Sciences, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 23:396-402. 2005
    ..Anyway the 3-dimensional model proposed seems to be suitable for the study of the behaviour of peripheral CD 34+ and perhaps also other types of stem cells in 3-dimensional dermal matrix...
  14. ncbi request reprint Segmental phenolization for the treatment of ingrowing toenails: a review of 6 years experience
    A Andreassi
    Department of Dermatology, ASL 8, Arezzo, Italy
    J Dermatolog Treat 15:179-81. 2004
    ..Many of the procedures used for treating this painful condition cause considerable discomfort and have high failure rates. In recent years, phenol cauterization of the nail bed has been used increasingly...
  15. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of Hyalofill-F plus compression bandaging in the treatment of chronic venous ulcers
    P Taddeucci
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Italy
    J Wound Care 13:202-4. 2004
    ..Hyaluronan, a component of the extracellular matrix, plays a significant role in several aspects of tissue repair and the wound healing process...
  16. ncbi request reprint Juvenile pemphigus vulgaris: efficacy of moderate doses of deflazacort
    M Fimiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 8:221-3. 1991
    ..Good therapeutic results were obtained with moderate doses of deflazacort, 1 mg/kg/day slowly tapered to 0.1 mg/kg every other day. The patient had no significant side effects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Autografts and cultured epidermis in the treatment of vitiligo
    Elisa Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatologic Sciences, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 23:424-9. 2005
    ..The use of biological material of animal origin and the use of factors to stimulate cell proliferation, such as growth factors and promoting agents, are other points that require attention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pseudoxanthoma elasticum: Point mutations in the ABCC6 gene and a large deletion including also ABCC1 and MYH11
    I Meloni
    Genetica Medica, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Hum Mutat 18:85. 2001
    ..In the course of the analysis five nonpathogenic variants were found in ABCC6: 1233T>C, 1245G>A, 1838 T>G (V614A), 1890C>G, and 3506+83C>A. Hum Mutat 18:85, 2001...