Alberto Revelli

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Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Awareness of the effects of postponing motherhood among hospital gynecologists: is their knowledge sufficient to offer appropriate help to patients?
    Alberto Revelli
    Gynecology and Obstetrics I, Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, Sant Anna Hospital, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 33:215-20. 2016
  2. doi request reprint A slowly reabsorbed, echogenic surgical thread provides a long-lasting ultrasound-detectable marker of grafted ovarian tissue
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, S Anna Hospital University of Torino, Torino, Italy Electronic address
    Reprod Biomed Online 28:251-4. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Live birth after orthotopic grafting of autologous cryopreserved ovarian tissue and spontaneous conception in Italy
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 99:227-30. 2013
  4. pmc Laparoscopic conservative management of ureteral endometriosis: a survey of eighty patients submitted to ureterolysis
    Marco Camanni
    1GINTEAM Unit of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Corso Marconi 35, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:109. 2009
  5. pmc Follicular fluid content and oocyte quality: from single biochemical markers to metabolomics
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:40. 2009
  6. pmc Outcome of in vitro fertilization in patients with proven poor ovarian responsiveness after early vs. mid-follicular LH exposure: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, S Anna Hospital, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, Turin, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:869-75. 2012
  7. pmc MILD ovarian stimulation with GnRH-antagonist vs. long protocol with low dose FSH for non-PCO high responders undergoing IVF: a prospective, randomized study including thawing cycles
    Simona Casano
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:1343-51. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic stripping of endometriomas negatively affects ovarian follicular reserve even if performed by experienced surgeons
    Chiara Perono Biacchiardi
    GINTEAM Unit of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 23:740-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Ovarian hyper-stimulation syndrome after spontaneous conception
    Cristina Lussiana
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, OIRM Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 25:455-9. 2009
  10. pmc FSH-receptor Ala307Thr polymorphism is associated to polycystic ovary syndrome and to a higher responsiveness to exogenous FSH in Italian women
    Elisabetta Dolfin
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Gynaecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, OIRM S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 28:925-30. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Awareness of the effects of postponing motherhood among hospital gynecologists: is their knowledge sufficient to offer appropriate help to patients?
    Alberto Revelli
    Gynecology and Obstetrics I, Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, Sant Anna Hospital, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 33:215-20. 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to ascertain the awareness of hospital gynecologists about the effects of woman's age on spontaneous fecundity and on the efficacy of assisted reproduction techniques (ARTs)...
  2. doi request reprint A slowly reabsorbed, echogenic surgical thread provides a long-lasting ultrasound-detectable marker of grafted ovarian tissue
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, S Anna Hospital University of Torino, Torino, Italy Electronic address
    Reprod Biomed Online 28:251-4. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the use of a slowly reabsorbed, ultrasound-detectable surgical thread as an ultrasound-detectable marker able to improve the localization of the exact site at which ovarian tissue was grafted is proposed...
  3. doi request reprint Live birth after orthotopic grafting of autologous cryopreserved ovarian tissue and spontaneous conception in Italy
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 99:227-30. 2013
    ..To describe a live birth obtained in Italy after autologous orthotopic transplantation of cryopreserved ovarian cortical tissue...
  4. pmc Laparoscopic conservative management of ureteral endometriosis: a survey of eighty patients submitted to ureterolysis
    Marco Camanni
    1GINTEAM Unit of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Corso Marconi 35, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:109. 2009
    ..this study aims to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of laparoscopic conservative management of ureteral endometriosis...
  5. pmc Follicular fluid content and oocyte quality: from single biochemical markers to metabolomics
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:40. 2009
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  6. pmc Outcome of in vitro fertilization in patients with proven poor ovarian responsiveness after early vs. mid-follicular LH exposure: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, S Anna Hospital, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, Turin, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:869-75. 2012
    ..To compare early vs. mid-follicular exposure to LH in patients with poor ovarian responsiveness undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  7. pmc MILD ovarian stimulation with GnRH-antagonist vs. long protocol with low dose FSH for non-PCO high responders undergoing IVF: a prospective, randomized study including thawing cycles
    Simona Casano
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:1343-51. 2012
    ..To compare the effectiveness of two stimulation protocols in non-polycystic ovary (PCO) high responders undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic stripping of endometriomas negatively affects ovarian follicular reserve even if performed by experienced surgeons
    Chiara Perono Biacchiardi
    GINTEAM Unit of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 23:740-6. 2011
    ..This must be carefully considered when laparoscopic cystectomy surgery is scheduled for patients with no relevant symptoms besides infertility or with already small ovarian reserve...
  9. doi request reprint Ovarian hyper-stimulation syndrome after spontaneous conception
    Cristina Lussiana
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, OIRM Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 25:455-9. 2009
    ..The thorough molecular biology study of FSHR gene did not detect exonic mutations, but revealed the presence of intronic mutations whose role in the onset of sOHSS is still uncertain...
  10. pmc FSH-receptor Ala307Thr polymorphism is associated to polycystic ovary syndrome and to a higher responsiveness to exogenous FSH in Italian women
    Elisabetta Dolfin
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Gynaecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, OIRM S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 28:925-30. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Nitric oxide stimulates human sperm motility via activation of the cyclic GMP/protein kinase G signaling pathway
    Erica Miraglia
    Department of Genetics, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Torino, Via Santena 5 bis, Turin, Italy
    Reproduction 141:47-54. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that NO stimulates human sperm motility via the activation of sGC, the subsequent synthesis of cGMP, and the activation of cGMP-dependent protein kinases...
  12. doi request reprint Family planning, fertility awareness and knowledge about Italian legislation on assisted reproduction among Italian academic students
    Valentina Rovei
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Sciences, University of Torino, St Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 20:873-9. 2010
    ..It was observed that young people consider parenthood an important part of their life, but knowledge about human fertility and legal rules regulating assisted reproduction is rather poor, regardless of sex and type of education...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low-dose acetylsalicylic acid plus prednisolone as an adjuvant treatment in IVF: a prospective, randomized study
    Alberto Revelli
    Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, S Anna Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Fertil Steril 90:1685-91. 2008
    ..To test whether adjuvant therapy with acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) and prednisolone (ASA+Pred) could improve the outcome of IVF in good-pregnancy prognosis patients...
  14. pmc A retrospective study on IVF outcome in euthyroid patients with anti-thyroid antibodies: effects of levothyroxine, acetyl-salicylic acid and prednisolone adjuvant treatments
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, OIRM S, Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:137. 2009
    ..Anti-thyroid antibodies (ATA), even if not associated with thyroid dysfunction, are suspected to cause poorer outcome of in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  15. pmc Ovarian endometriomas and IVF: a retrospective case-control study
    Francesca Bongioanni
    Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:81. 2011
    ..Furthermore, laparoscopic removal of endometriomas does not improve IVF results, but may cause a decrease of ovarian responsiveness to gonadotropins...
  16. pmc Polarized light microscopy-detectable structures of human oocytes and embryos are related to the likelihood of conception in IVF
    Emanuela Molinari
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:1117-22. 2012
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  17. pmc Milder is better? Advantages and disadvantages of "mild" ovarian stimulation for human in vitro fertilization
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:25. 2011
    ..Overall, we conclude that the level of evidence supporting the use of "mild" stimulation protocols is still rather poor, and further, properly powered prospective studies about "mild" treatment regimens are required...
  18. doi request reprint Superfetation after ovulation induction and intrauterine insemination performed during an unknown ectopic pregnancy
    Teresa Lantieri
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Turin, OIRM S Anna Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 20:664-6. 2010
    ..It is recommended to perform a pregnancy test before starting ovulation induction even when an apparently normal blood discharge appeared...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of oncostatic treatments for childhood malignancies (radiotherapy and chemotherapy) on uterine competence to pregnancy
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, S Anna Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:803-11. 2007
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  20. doi request reprint Slow-freezing-induced changes of birefringent structures in human oocytes are related to responsiveness to ovulation induction
    Emanuela Molinari
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, OIRM S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 20:619-24. 2010
    ..033 and P=0.026, respectively), suggesting that patients with a higher response to gonadotrophins produce oocytes better able to preserve their characteristics after freezing-thawing...
  21. doi request reprint Inducible nitric oxide synthase and heme oxygenase 1 are expressed in human cumulus cells and may be used as biomarkers of oocyte competence
    Loredana Bergandi
    Department of Oncology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy Department of Public Health and Pediatrics, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Sci 21:1370-7. 2014
    ..These results suggest that the increase in iNOS and HO-1 mRNAs expression in CCs is a negative index of oocyte fertilizability and might be an useful tool for oocyte selection. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Ovarian tissue cryostorage and grafting: an option to preserve fertility in pediatric patients with malignancies
    Federica Moffa
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Gynaecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, OIRM S, Anna Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:29-44. 2007
    ..However, further research is needed to assess the clinical effectiveness of ovarian cryopreservation, to optimize the technique, and to limit the risk of reintroducing cancer cells in the patient with the graft...
  23. pmc Ovarian sensitivity index is strongly related to circulating AMH and may be used to predict ovarian response to exogenous gonadotropins in IVF
    Valentina Biasoni
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:112. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to assess whether the "ovarian sensitivity index" precisely reflects AMH so that this index may be used as a surrogate for AMH in prediction of ovarian response during an IVF cycle...
  24. doi request reprint The pentose phosphate pathway plays an essential role in supporting human sperm capacitation
    Erica Miraglia
    Department of Genetics, Biology, and Biochemistry, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:2437-40. 2010
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  25. doi request reprint Fertility preservation program before ovarotoxic oncostatic treatments: role of the psychological support in managing emotional aspects
    Alessandra Razzano
    Psychology Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, S Anna Hospital, University of Torino, Torino, Italy and
    Gynecol Endocrinol 30:822-4. 2014
    ..Our study suggests that the presence of a psychologist during the meeting in which a FPP is offered improves communication between doctors and patients, and helps these women to get a full awareness before choosing to join the FPP...
  26. pmc Efficacy and safety of late-start Corifollitropin-alfa administration for controlled ovarian hyperstimulation in IVF: a cohort, case-control study
    Alberto Revelli
    Gynecology and Obstetrics I, Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, S Anna Hospital, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 32:429-34. 2015
    ..To investigate efficacy and safety of a controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) protocol in which a single dose of Corifollitropin-alfa (CFα) was administered on day 4 of a GnRH-antagonist cycle...
  27. pmc IVF outcome is optimized when embryos are replaced between 5 and 15 mm from the fundal endometrial surface: a prospective analysis on 1184 IVF cycles
    Valentina Rovei
    Physiopatology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, Sant Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 11:114. 2013
    ..It is not yet clear if there is an optimal range of embryo-fundus distance (EFD) within which embryos should be transferred to optimize IVF outcome...
  28. doi request reprint Controlled Ovarian Stimulation with recombinant-FSH plus recombinant-LH vs. human Menopausal Gonadotropin based on the number of retrieved oocytes: results from a routine clinical practice in a real-life population
    Alberto Revelli
    Gynecology and Obstetrics, Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 13:77. 2015
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  29. pmc A critical review of bi-dimensional and three-dimensional ultrasound techniques to monitor follicle growth: do they help improving IVF outcome?
    Alberto Revelli
    Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, S, Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 12:107. 2014
    ..A comprehensive analysis of bi-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound (US) assessment of the follicle size and volume is presented...
  30. pmc "Mild" vs. "long" protocol for controlled ovarian hyperstimulation in patients with expected poor ovarian responsiveness undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF): a large prospective randomized trial
    Alberto Revelli
    Physiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, St Anna Hospital, Via Ventimiglia 3, 10126, Torino, Italy
    J Assist Reprod Genet 31:809-15. 2014
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  31. doi request reprint Sperm macrocephaly syndrome in a patient without AURKC mutations and with a history of recurrent miscarriage
    Emanuela Molinari
    Livet s r l, Via Tiziano 3, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 26:148-56. 2013
    ..Moreover, it is believed that this is first report of recurrent miscarriage due to this specific syndrome...
  32. doi request reprint Mutations and polymorphisms of the FSH receptor (FSHR) gene: clinical implications in female fecundity and molecular biology of FSHR protein and gene
    Cristina Lussiana
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Gynaecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 63:785-95. 2008
    ..In the second part, it describes the techniques to study the FSHR gene sequence, and gives more details about the molecular biology of FSHR protein, of FSHR gene and its mutations...
  33. pmc Oocyte cryostorage to preserve fertility in oncological patients
    Alberto Revelli
    Phisiopathology of Reproduction and IVF Unit, Department of Ginecological and Obstetrical Sciences, S Anna Hospital, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2012:525896. 2012
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  34. doi request reprint Sorafenib inhibits growth, migration, and angiogenic potential of ectopic endometrial mesenchymal stem cells derived from patients with endometriosis
    Aldo Moggio
    Department of Internal Medicine, Molecular Biotechnology Center, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 98:1521-30.e2. 2012
    ..To characterize the proliferation, migration, and angiogenic properties of mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) from ectopic and eutopic endometrial tissue and to investigate the effect of the tyrosine kinase inhibitor sorafenib...
  35. ncbi request reprint Seasonality and human in vitro fertilization outcome
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, S Anna Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 21:12-7. 2005
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  36. doi request reprint IVF twins have similar obstetric and neonatal outcome as spontaneously conceived twins: a prospective follow-up study
    Elena Vasario
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Turin, S Anna Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 21:422-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the outcome of IVF twin pregnancies is comparable to that of spontaneously conceived twin pregnancies, provided that the same management criteria are applied...
  37. pmc Recombinant versus highly-purified, urinary follicle-stimulating hormone (r-FSH vs. HP-uFSH) in ovulation induction: a prospective, randomized study with cost-minimization analysis
    Alberto Revelli
    Reproductive Medicine and IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrical and Gynecological Sciences, University of Torino, S, Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:38. 2006
    ..Although several studies about costs in IVF have been published, data obtained in low-technology infertility treatments are still scarce...
  38. doi request reprint Leptin concentrations in the peritoneal fluid of women with ovarian endometriosis are different according to the presence of a 'deep' or 'superficial' ovarian disease
    Carlo Alviggi
    Department of Obstetrical, Gynecological and Urological Sciences, Turin, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 25:610-5. 2009
    ..Our observations suggest that: (a) leptin could play an active role in promoting the development of 'superficial' ovarian endometriomas and (b) 'superficial' and 'deep' ovarian endometriomas could have a different pathogenesis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Fallopian tube sperm perfusion versus intrauterine insemination in unexplained infertility: a randomized, prospective, cross-over trial
    Chiara Perono Biacchiardi
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Gynecological and Obstetrical Sciences, University of Torino, S Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 81:448-51. 2004
    ..To compare the results of fallopian tube sperm perfusion (FSP) versus standard intrauterine insemination (IUI) in patients with unexplained infertility undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of the nitric oxide/cyclic guanosine monophosphate signaling pathway elicits human sperm chemotaxis in vitro
    Erica Miraglia
    Department of Genetics, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Fertil Steril 87:1059-63. 2007
    ..To investigate whether nitric oxide (NO) may attract human spermatozoa via activation of the soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC)/cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) pathway...
  41. doi request reprint Epithelial-mesenchymal transition of ovarian tumor cells induces an angiogenic monocyte cell population
    Federica Collino
    Department of Internal Medicine, Molecular Biotechnology Center, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Exp Cell Res 315:2982-94. 2009
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