L Sarli

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Affiliation: University of Parma
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Two subtypes of mucinous adenocarcinoma of the colorectum: clinicopathological and genetic features
    Sarli Leopoldo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1429-39. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The changing distribution and survival of colorectal carcinoma: an epidemiological study in an area of northern Italy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:567-72. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Scoring system to predict asymptomatic choledocholithiasis before laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A matched case-control study
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, Parma University, School of Medicine, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 17:1396-403. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The rationale for cecorectal anastomosis for slow transit constipation
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Scuola di Specializzazione in Chirurgia Generale, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Acta Biomed 74:74-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Abnormal Fhit protein expression and high frequency of microsatellite instability in sporadic colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 40:1581-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Intracorporeal laparoscopic cecorectal anastomosis
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:190-2. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between recurrence of sporadic colorectal cancer, high level of microsatellite instability, and loss of heterozygosity at chromosome 18q
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1467-82. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on laparoscopic-assisted left colectomy in different stages of the learning curve
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:114-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Number of lymph nodes examined and prognosis of TNM stage II colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Medical School, Parma University, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 41:272-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Loss of p27 expression and microsatellite instability in sporadic colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Oncol 15:97-106. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Two subtypes of mucinous adenocarcinoma of the colorectum: clinicopathological and genetic features
    Sarli Leopoldo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1429-39. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The changing distribution and survival of colorectal carcinoma: an epidemiological study in an area of northern Italy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:567-72. 2005
    ..This study analyses the inter-relations of anatomical tumour location, gender, age and incidence rates for colorectal cancer from 1978 to 1999 in an area of northern Italy: the Parma district...
  3. ncbi request reprint Scoring system to predict asymptomatic choledocholithiasis before laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A matched case-control study
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, Parma University, School of Medicine, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 17:1396-403. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The rationale for cecorectal anastomosis for slow transit constipation
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Scuola di Specializzazione in Chirurgia Generale, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Acta Biomed 74:74-9. 2003
    ..It is well known that colic resection is effective only in the case of slow transit constipation, and thus a careful physiologic assessment is needed to rule out other causes of constipation, such as outlet obstruction syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abnormal Fhit protein expression and high frequency of microsatellite instability in sporadic colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 40:1581-8. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Intracorporeal laparoscopic cecorectal anastomosis
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:190-2. 2007
    ..There was no postoperative morbidity. Our results allow us to state that intracorporeally performed antiperistaltic cecoproctostomy after laparoscopic subtotal colectomy is feasible...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between recurrence of sporadic colorectal cancer, high level of microsatellite instability, and loss of heterozygosity at chromosome 18q
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1467-82. 2004
    ..We investigated whether these genetic markers allow for the stratification of patients with Stage II to III colorectal cancer into groups with different recurrence risks, and with different prognoses...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on laparoscopic-assisted left colectomy in different stages of the learning curve
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:114-7. 2009
    ..This study is aimed at verifying if the surgeon's experience has an impact on the risk of conversion to open surgery of laparoscopic left colectomy performed in obese patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Number of lymph nodes examined and prognosis of TNM stage II colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Medical School, Parma University, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 41:272-9. 2005
    ..It can be presumed that those patients with stage II tumour with only a few nodes examined should be offered postoperative chemotherapy on a routine basis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Loss of p27 expression and microsatellite instability in sporadic colorectal cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Oncol 15:97-106. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Anorectal function problems after left hemicolectomy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 16:565-71. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the subjective anorectal function in patients with left hemicolectomy and to clarify the clinical factors influencing postoperative anorectal function problems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective comparison of laparoscopic left hemicolectomy for colon cancer with laparoscopic left hemicolectomy for benign colorectal disease
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, Parma, 43100, Italy
    World J Surg 30:446-52. 2006
    ..Short-term outcome and anorectal function results after laparoscopic hemicolectomy for colon cancer were compared with results after laparoscopic hemicolectomy for benign diseases...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predicting conversion to open surgery in laparoscopic left hemicolectomy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:212-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify the risk of conversion to open surgery of laparoscopic left hemicolectomy at an early stage of the learning curve...
  14. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopically assisted subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecorectal anastomosis
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Via Gramsci n 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 16:1493. 2002
    ..One month after CRA, bowel frequency was regular in both cases. Our results allow us to state that laparoscopically assisted subtotal colectomy with CRA is safe and effective for patients with CI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Routine intravenous cholangiography, selective ERCP, and endoscopic treatment of bile duct stones before laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 50:200-8. 1999
    ..No procedure has yet been identified as the standard for the detection and management of choledocholithiasis in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Routine laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy for choledocholithiasis in octogenarians: is it worth the risk?
    R Costi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:41-7. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecoproctostomy for the treatment of chronic slow-transit constipation
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Parma, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1514-20. 2001
    ..It results in prompt and prolonged relief from constipation for patients with isolated colonic inertia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gallstone cholangitis: a 10-year experience of combined endoscopic and laparoscopic treatment
    L Sarli
    Department of Surgery, Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, School of Medicine, University of Parma, 14 Via Giamsci, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 16:975-80. 2002
    ..To date, no procedure has yet been identified as the gold standard for the treatment of gallstone cholangitis in the laparoscopic era...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rectal cancer in anorectal malformation with rectovestibular fistula: sphincter-restoring surgery by anterior resection and dynamic vaginoanograciloplasty
    V Violi
    Department of Surgery, University of Parma Medical School, Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1043-8. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Does laparoscopic cholecystectomy worsen the prognosis of unsuspected gallbladder cancer?
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Arch Surg 135:1340-4. 2000
    ..Several reports claim that there is a risk that laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) might worsen the prognosis of unsuspected gallbladder cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Distinct molecular patterns based on proximal and distal sporadic colorectal cancer: arguments for different mechanisms in the tumorigenesis
    Cinzia Azzoni
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Section of Pathological Anatomy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:115-26. 2007
    ..The aim of the present work is to investigate the histological and molecular differences between CRCs located proximally and distally to the splenic flexure, and their potential involvement in tumor prognosis and therapeutic strategies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecorectal anastomosis in the treatment of slow-transit constipation: long-term impact on quality of life
    Federico Marchesi
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Parma, Italy
    World J Surg 31:1658-64. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy in the last decade of the millennium: have we really improved?
    R Costi
    Instituto di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Universita di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 17:791-7. 2003
    ..The aims of the study were to evaluate the evolution of laparoscopic surgery during the past decade in terms of variations in the quality (complexity) of the procedures performed and of modifications in patient outcome...
  24. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed with mini-instruments
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Parma, Italy
    Br J Surg 90:1345-8. 2003
    ..The outcomes after traditional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC; one 10-mm port, one 12-mm port and two 5-mm ports) and minilaparoscopic cholecystectomy (MLC; three 3-mm ports and one 12-mm port) for gallstone disease were compared...
  25. ncbi request reprint Anorectal reconstruction by electrostimulated graciloplasty as part of abdominoperineal resection
    V Violi
    Department of Surgical Sciences, General Surgery Clinic, University of Parma Medical School, Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:250-8. 2005
    ..To report the outcomes of anorectal reconstruction by electrostimulated graciloplasty as part of abdominoperineal resection, on data prospectively collected over 10 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hernioplasty and simultaneous laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a prospective randomized study of open tension-free versus laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Parma, Italy
    Surgery 129:530-6. 2001
    ..Thus, the totally laparoscopic approach should be performed only by experienced laparoscopic surgeons with special expertise in hernia surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mini-laparoscopic cholecystectomy vs laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, 14 Via Gramsci, 43100 Parma, Italy, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 15:614-8. 2001
    ..We set out to assess the safety and efficacy of mini-laparoscopic cholecystectomy (MLC) in uncomplicated situations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessment in geriatric surgery
    V Violi
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Parma Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 76:59-63. 2005
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  29. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic diagnosis of gallbladder agenesis
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 14:373. 2000
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecorectal anastomosis
    L Sarli
    Department of Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 6:23-6. 2002
    ..In conclusion, subtotal colectomy with end-to-end antiperistaltic CRA seems to have a role in selected cases for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases, colon tumors and slow-transit constipation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Second anastomotic recurrence after radical left hemicolectomy: report of a case
    Luigi Roncoroni
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, University of Parma School of Medicine, Parma, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1547-9. 2004
    ..The recurrent cancers were histologically similar and showed no features of microsatellite instability. The microenvironment at the anastomosis and the suture material must have contributed to this unusual course...
  32. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecoproctostomy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Azienda Ospedale, Via Gramsci 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Surg Today 33:823-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical role of subtotal colectomy with cecorectal anastomosis (CRA) and its postoperative results, based on our surgical experience...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ampullary adenocarcinoma in neurofibromatosis type 1. Case report and literature review
    R Costi
    Department of Surgery, Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Mod Pathol 14:1169-74. 2001
    ..Moreover, they occur at a younger age than those occurring in non-NF-1 patients, may be associated with additional periampullary epithelial tumors, are often operable and may present long survival...
  34. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopically assisted treatment of acute abdomen in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Gobbi
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 14:1085-6. 2000
    ..Currently, this diagnostic possibility could be considered the technique of choice in these cases, partly because, when necessary, it also can allow for mini-invasive treatment therapy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic treatment of bilateral pheochromocytoma in MEN 2A syndrome: case report and review of the literature
    D Iusco
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Medical School, Parma University, Parma
    G Chir 28:363-6. 2007
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  36. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous repair of bilateral inguinal hernias: a prospective, randomized study of open, tension-free versus laparoscopic approach
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 11:262-7. 2001
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic bile duct stones: selection criteria for intravenous cholangiography and/or endoscopic retrograde cholangiography prior to laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    L Sarli
    The Department of Surgery, Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:1175-80. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to determine precise and easily applicable criteria to select patients who should undergo IVC, MRCP and/or ERC before LC...
  38. doi request reprint Congenital anomalies and variations of the bile and pancreatic ducts: magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography findings, epidemiology and clinical significance
    M De Filippo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche, Sezione di Scienze Radiologiche, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:841-59. 2008
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  39. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of periampullary retroperitoneal perforation complicating endoscopic sphincterotomy
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surgery 142:26-32. 2007
    ..We propose a transduodenal operative repair of periampullary retroperitoneal perforation...
  40. doi request reprint An exceptional postoperative gastric tube bleeding after esophageal resection for cancer
    Davide Di Mauro
    Department of Surgical Clinics and Therapy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Parma, Italy
    Dis Esophagus 22:E11-3. 2009
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Sporadic colorectal carcinomas with low-level microsatellite instability: a distinct subgroup with specific clinicopathological and molecular features
    Cinzia Azzoni
    Dipartimento di Patologia e Medicina di Laboratorio, Sezione Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43123 Parma, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:445-53. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate whether sporadic MSI-low CRCs have different clinicopathological and molecular features from MSS and MSI-high tumours...
  42. doi request reprint Impact of palliative chemotherapy and surgery on management of stage IV incurable colorectal cancer
    Renato Costi
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:432-40. 2010
    ..On the other hand, CHT is offered to ICRC patients regardless of the pattern of spread of the disease, local or distant, despite some evidence suggesting that metastatic pattern may influence the response to treatment...
  43. ncbi request reprint Preoperative endoscopic sphincterotomy and laparoscopic cholecystectomy for the management of cholecystocholedocholithiasis: 10-year experience
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    World J Surg 27:180-6. 2003
    ..Future trials of novel strategies for detecting and treating CBDS should compare the results of novel strategies with those of the strategy employed in this study, which includes selective ERC, preoperative ES, and LC...
  44. ncbi request reprint Enterolith ileus complicating afferent loop syndrome simulating acute pancreatitis
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery, University of Parma, School of Medicine, Parma, Italy
    Int Surg 88:129-32. 2003
    ..This migration occurred after a laparoscopic procedure, so we hypothesized that this procedure could be the cause of enterolith migration...
  45. ncbi request reprint Totally laparoscopic esophago-gastrectomy
    Renato Costi
    Clinique de Chirurgie Digestive, CHU Saint Pierre, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgique
    Acta Biomed 75:188-91. 2004
    ..Postoperative course was uneventful and the patient was discharged on day 7. In selected cases, a totally laparoscopic esophago-gastrectomy without thoracic nor cervical access, may improve the patient's outcome..
  46. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome of total anorectal reconstruction: incontinence or constipation?
    Vincenzo Violi
    Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita di Parma
    Acta Biomed 74:103-7. 2003
    ..Besides incontinence, constipation is important after TAR. We aimed at evaluating their correlation and role in functional outcome...
  47. ncbi request reprint Sex chromosome alterations associate with tumor progression in sporadic colorectal carcinomas
    Lorena Bottarelli
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical School, Parma University, Parma, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 13:4365-70. 2007
    ..The X and Y chromosomes have been associated with malignancy in different types of human tumors. This study attempts to determine the involvement of X chromosome and pseudoautosomal regions (PAR) in sporadic colorectal carcinogenesis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Successful management of para-aortic lymphocyst with laparoscopic fenestration
    L Sarli
    Institute of Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Azienda Ospedale, via gramsci no 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 14:373. 2000
    ..Our method of treatment utilized conservative management of chylous ascites and laparoscopic internal drainage of the retroperitoneal lymphocyst...
  49. ncbi request reprint The value of laparoscopy in the diagnosis and therapy of violin-string like perihepatic nonpostoperative adhesions
    L Sarli
    Institute of General Surgery and Surgical Therapy, Parma University School of Medicine, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Surg Endosc 15:323. 2001
    ..In the two other cases, the lysis was performed laparoscopically by fulguration and cutting. We consider this procedure to be an excellent therapeutic modality for the pain associated with FHCs...
  50. ncbi request reprint Palliative resection of colorectal cancer: does it prolong survival?
    Renato Costi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italia
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2567-76. 2007
    ..The main goal of this retrospective study, carried out on patients not undergoing any therapy other than surgery, was to quantify the benefit of primary tumor removal in patients with differently presenting incurable CRC...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Prognostic significance of chromosome and microsatellite instability in colorectal cancer]
    Domenico Iusco
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Chir Ital 55:821-8. 2003
    ..Microsatellite instability proved to be associated with a better prognosis even in cases of recurrence...
  52. ncbi request reprint Preoperative ultrasonographic assessment of the number and size of gallbladder stones: is it a useful predictor of asymptomatic choledochal lithiasis?
    Renato Costi
    Institute of General Surgery, Parma University School of Medicine, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 21:971-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether preoperative ultrasonographic assessment of the number and size of gallbladder stones can identify patients at increased risk of having asymptomatic common bile duct stones...
  53. ncbi request reprint Anti-peristaltic ileocolonproctoplasty: a salvage procedure in extensive resective colorectal surgery
    Vincenzo Violi
    Department of Surgery, University of Parma Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1277-81. 2007
    ..Owing to the different pathological and surgical findings, two technical variants were adopted, involving the preservation of the middle colic artery and the left colic artery, respectively...
  54. doi request reprint Biofeedback therapy plus anal electrostimulation for fecal incontinence: prognostic factors and effects on anorectal physiology
    Adamo Stefano Boselli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of General Surgical Clinics and Surgical Therapy, Parma University Medical School, Via Gramsci 14, Parma, 43100, Italy
    World J Surg 34:815-21. 2010
    ..Our aim is to identify some prognostic parameters and assess their effects on anorectal physiology of biofeedback therapy plus anal electrostimulation for fecal incontinence...
  55. ncbi request reprint Training program for community health workers in remote areas in Senegal. First experience
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Division of Clinical Surgery and Surgical Therapy, University Centre for International Cooperation CUCI, Parma University, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 81:54-62. 2010
    ..We set out to perform a training program in a village in Senegal and to evaluate its effectiveness in that village...
  56. doi request reprint Early strangulated recurrence of incisional hernia after laparoscopic repair: an old complication for a new technique
    Renato Costi
    Department of Surgery, University of Parma Medical School, Parma, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:397-400. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the aetiology of early failure of laparoscopic incisional hernia repair, reported in literature, is reviewed...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic and therapeutic management of choledocholithiasis associated with gallstone disease: nine years' experience]
    Domenico Iusco
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e Terapia Chirurgica dell Università degli Studi di Parma, Parma
    Chir Ital 57:159-71. 2005
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment of primary torsion of the greater omentum
    Renato Costi
    Department of Surgery, University of Parma Medical School, Parma, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:102-5. 2008
    ..The laparoscopic resection of the greater omentum is an easy task even for inexperienced laparoscopic surgeons, allowing patients to benefit from the advantages of a mini-invasive approach...
  59. ncbi request reprint Hypovolemic shock caused by a true aneurysm of the pancreatico-duodenal artery: case report and review of the literature
    Domenico Iusco
    Surgical Department, Section of Surgical Clinic and Surgical Therapy, Parma University, Italy
    Int Surg 91:5-8. 2006
    ..We present a case of a PDAA that manifested with sudden hypovolemic shock requiring an emergency operation, and through a review of the literature, we discuss the different diagnostic/therapeutic protocols to use in different situations...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Robotic fundoplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease]
    Renato Costi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Chir Ital 56:321-31. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy
    Renato Costi
    Gastroenterology 130:2247-8; author reply 2248. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint Small gallstones, acute pancreatitis, and prophylactic cholecystectomy
    Renato Costi
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1671; author reply 1671-2. 2006
  63. pmc Laparoscopic left colectomy and obese patients
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Ann Surg 242:747-8; author reply 748. 2005
  64. doi request reprint Gallbladder cancer and radical surgery
    Renato Costi
    Ann Surg 248:494; author reply 495-6. 2008
  65. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the predictors of choledocholithiasis: comparative analysis of clinical, biochemical, radiological, radionuclear, and intraoperative parameters
    Renato Costi
    Surg Today 35:1095-6. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy and gallbladder cancer
    Leopoldo Sarli
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:206. 2002
  67. ncbi request reprint Small gallstones and pancreatitis
    Renato Costi
    Hepatology 42:736; author reply 736-7. 2005
  68. ncbi request reprint Calf metastasis of colorectal cancer: report of a case
    Domenico Iusco
    Surgical Department, Section of Surgical Clinic and Surgical Therapy, University of Parma
    Chir Ital 57:783-7. 2005
    ..We report a case of metastasis from colorectal cancer that developed in the left calf and manifested itself as a painful non-fluctuating mass. The relevant literature is also reviewed...