Valeria Savasi

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Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance in HIV-1 discordant couples
    Valeria Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:205-10. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance in HIV serodiscordant couples
    V Savasi
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital L Sacco, University of Milan, Via G B Grassi, 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 19:136-50. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint First report of reproductive assistance in a woman affected by May-Hegglin anomaly
    Valeria Savasi
    Reproductive Medicine Centre, Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, School of Medicine, Via GB Grassi 74, 20151, Milan, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:879-82. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance for infected couples with bloodborne viruses
    V Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Placenta 29:160-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus RNA detection in different semen fractions of HCV/HIV-1 co-infected men by nested PCR
    V Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 151:52-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Should HCV discordant couples with a seropositive male partner be treated with assisted reproduction techniques (ART)?
    Valeria Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Medicine Centre, DSC L Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 167:181-4. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of human immunodeficiency virus-1 RNA and DNA by extractive and in situ PCR in unprocessed semen and seminal fractions isolated by semen-washing procedure
    Tiziana Persico
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:1525-30. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Reproductive experience of HIV-infected women living in Europe
    Simona Fiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, DSC Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 23:2140-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Two-dimensional HyCoSy with contrast tuned imaging technology and a second-generation contrast media for the assessment of tubal patency in an infertility program
    Chiara Lanzani
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinical Sciences Institute L Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:1158-61. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of viral hepatitis in pregnancy
    Simona Fiore
    University of Milan Medical School, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:2801-9. 2009

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance in HIV-1 discordant couples
    Valeria Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:205-10. 2008
    ..For these reasons a large number of young couples are expected to make future plans to have children. Assisted reproduction in HIV-1 discordant couples has become important for clinicians in preventing HIV-1 transmission...
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance in HIV serodiscordant couples
    V Savasi
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital L Sacco, University of Milan, Via G B Grassi, 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 19:136-50. 2013
    ..Techniques have been developed which can minimize the risk of HIV transmission in these couples, and the current literature on this topic is reviewed here...
  3. ncbi request reprint First report of reproductive assistance in a woman affected by May-Hegglin anomaly
    Valeria Savasi
    Reproductive Medicine Centre, Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, School of Medicine, Via GB Grassi 74, 20151, Milan, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:879-82. 2012
    ..To report the first case of fertility treatment in a patient with May-Hegglin anomaly, a rare hematological disorder inherited as an autosomal dominant trait...
  4. doi request reprint Reproductive assistance for infected couples with bloodborne viruses
    V Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Placenta 29:160-5. 2008
    ..In this paper we consider assisted reproduction in discordant couples for HIV or HCV-positive men...
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus RNA detection in different semen fractions of HCV/HIV-1 co-infected men by nested PCR
    V Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 151:52-5. 2010
    ..The aim was to evaluate, by nested PCR, the prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA in seminal plasma in different semen fractions of HCV/HIV-1 co-infected men...
  6. doi request reprint Should HCV discordant couples with a seropositive male partner be treated with assisted reproduction techniques (ART)?
    Valeria Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Medicine Centre, DSC L Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 167:181-4. 2013
    ..We studied the results of our reproductive assistance with sperm washing in HCV discordant couples, all treated in a single center, including the serological status of mothers and babies, and the outcome of the pregnancies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of human immunodeficiency virus-1 RNA and DNA by extractive and in situ PCR in unprocessed semen and seminal fractions isolated by semen-washing procedure
    Tiziana Persico
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, University of Milan Medical School, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:1525-30. 2006
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  8. doi request reprint Reproductive experience of HIV-infected women living in Europe
    Simona Fiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, DSC Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 23:2140-4. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the experience of pregnant and non-pregnant HIV-infected women regarding fertility and childbearing, with a view to inform policies and practices to improve reproductive outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Two-dimensional HyCoSy with contrast tuned imaging technology and a second-generation contrast media for the assessment of tubal patency in an infertility program
    Chiara Lanzani
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinical Sciences Institute L Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:1158-61. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of viral hepatitis in pregnancy
    Simona Fiore
    University of Milan Medical School, Sacco Clinical Sciences Institute, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:2801-9. 2009
    ..Infants should be tested for anti-HCV at 1 year and followed for the development of hepatitis. Breast feeding does not seem to play an important role in the transmission of hepatitis B and C...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early invasive diagnostic techniques in pregnant women who are infected with the HIV: a multicenter case series
    Edgardo Somigliana
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Neonatology, L Mangiagalli Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:437-42. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) in immigrant male-to-female transsexual sex workers with HIV-1 infection
    Gianguglielmo Zehender
    Istituto di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali Università di Milano, Centro Interdisciplinare per gli Studi Biomolecolari e le Applicazioni Industriali CISI, Milan, Italy
    J Med Virol 74:207-15. 2004
    ..These results suggest the independent origin of each infection in the patient's birthplace. The data raise concerns about the further spread of HTLV infections mainly through the sexual route...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sexually transmitted infections in HIV-1 infected pregnant women in Europe
    Megan Landes
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:925-36. 2007
    ..HIV-infected women should receive adequate screening for STIs during pregnancy together with appropriate counseling and follow-up for treatment and prevention...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy-associated modulation of Th1 and Th2 immune responses in HIV-infected pregnant women
    Simona Fiore
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London UCL, London, UK
    J Reprod Immunol 70:143-50. 2006
    ..0-1.17; p=0.005). HAART use in pregnancy provides significant benefits in delaying HIV disease progression and reducing the risk of mother-to-child-transmission, but may be counterproductive in terms of successful pregnancy outcome...