M Savastano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of tinnitus: investigation of over 1400 patients
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, ENT Section, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 33:248-53. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensorineural hearing loss in ankylosing spondylitis treated with TNF blockers
    M Savastano
    Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Section of Otolaryngology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    B-ENT 6:183-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-specific immunological determinations in Meniere's disease: any role in clinical practice?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:15-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant therapy in idiopathic tinnitus: preliminary outcomes
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    Arch Med Res 38:456-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological characteristics of patients with Ménière's disease compared with patients with vertigo, tinnitus, or hearing loss
    Marina Savastano
    ENT Section, Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, Padova University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:148-56. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The bicoronal approach for the treatment of a large frontal sinus osteoma. A technical note
    Marina Savastano
    Section of Otolaryngology, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:427-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus and bilateral sensorineural hearing loss: ankylosing spondylitis or a side-effect of sulphasalazine treatment?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:671-3. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Tinnitus with or without hearing loss: are its characteristics different?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, ENT Section, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1295-300. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Perichondritis with or without external otitis and intradermal injection: a new therapeutic approach
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, Section of Otorhinolaryngology, Padua University, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 38:568-72. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Tinnitus in children without hearing impairment
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:S13-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of tinnitus: investigation of over 1400 patients
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, ENT Section, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 33:248-53. 2004
    ..Data resulting in this study underline the importance of a global evaluation of patients suffering from tinnitus, including subjective data and tinnitus measurements...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensorineural hearing loss in ankylosing spondylitis treated with TNF blockers
    M Savastano
    Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Section of Otolaryngology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    B-ENT 6:183-8. 2010
    ..Sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) in the uncommon disease ankylosing spondylitis (AS) has been previously reported. We analysed the relationships between AS, anti-TNF drug treatment, and SNHL...
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-specific immunological determinations in Meniere's disease: any role in clinical practice?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:15-9. 2007
    ..Present data showed that the immunological factor should be considered a relevant element in most of the cases of Menière's disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant therapy in idiopathic tinnitus: preliminary outcomes
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    Arch Med Res 38:456-9. 2007
    ..In a previous study we detected high serum values of ROS in subjects with idiopathic tinnitus. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the validity of antioxidant treatment in tinnitus sufferers with high ROS values...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological characteristics of patients with Ménière's disease compared with patients with vertigo, tinnitus, or hearing loss
    Marina Savastano
    ENT Section, Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, Padova University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:148-56. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The bicoronal approach for the treatment of a large frontal sinus osteoma. A technical note
    Marina Savastano
    Section of Otolaryngology, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:427-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus and bilateral sensorineural hearing loss: ankylosing spondylitis or a side-effect of sulphasalazine treatment?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:671-3. 2005
    ..Discontinuation of sulphasalazine led to complete resolution of tinnitus and an improvement in hearing loss. We discuss the features of this case and also review the relevant literature...
  8. doi request reprint Tinnitus with or without hearing loss: are its characteristics different?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, ENT Section, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1295-300. 2008
    ..The association of tinnitus and hearing deficit seems to increase the perceived severity of the symptom...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perichondritis with or without external otitis and intradermal injection: a new therapeutic approach
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, Section of Otorhinolaryngology, Padua University, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 38:568-72. 2009
    ..The intradermal lijection of small quantities of drugs allows a rapid and complete recovery from external otitis while the systemic approach leads often to the persistence of the flogosis...
  10. doi request reprint Tinnitus in children without hearing impairment
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialities, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:S13-5. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of tinnitus in childhood
    M Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 166:797-801. 2007
    ..Moreover, for the first time, data regarding the measurement of tinnitus in childhood has been gathered...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tongue base metastasis from neuroendocrine endometrial small cell carcinoma
    Gino Marioni
    Section of Otolaryngology, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:284-7. 2007
    ..Albeit, our patient underwent complete hysterectomy and postoperative chemotherapy, she died of disseminated disease 3 months after ESCC diagnosis...
  13. doi request reprint Angiogenin expression in head and neck basaloid and conventional squamous cell carcinoma: a site- and stage-matched comparison
    Gino Marioni
    Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Section of Otolaryngology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Oral Pathol Med 40:55-60. 2011
    ..Angiogenin (ANG), a member of the ribonuclease super-family, is essential to tumor angiogenesis, but has also been implicated in tumor consolidation and proliferation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Expression of the apoptosis inhibitor protein Survivin in primary laryngeal carcinoma and cervical lymph node metastasis
    Gino Marioni
    Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Section of Otolaryngology, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Anticancer Res 26:3813-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine survivin expression in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and in neck lymph node metastases. The survivin value in predicting prognosis in laryngeal SCC was also investigated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Wolfram syndrome
    David Megighian
    Dipartimento di Specialità Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione ORL, Padua University, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:243-7. 2004
    ..Other signs such as the progressive sensorineural hearing loss, the presence of nystagmus and of urodynamic disturbances and renal complications makes the diagnosis of this syndrome easier...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evolution of audiometric pattern in Meniere's disease: long-term survey of 380 cases evaluated according to the 1995 guidelines of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 35:26-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the auditory level and audiometric pattern evolution in a significant number of patients suffering from Meniere's disease who had undergone long-term follow-up (at least 10 years)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cervical necrotizing fasciitis: a novel clinical presentation of Burkholderia cepacia infection
    Gino Marioni
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Padova University, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova, Italy
    J Infect 53:e219-22. 2006
    ..We describe the first case of CNF due to multi-drug resistant Burkholderia cepacia and Peptostreptococcus infection in an immuno-competent patient without cystic fibrosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint A protocol of study for tinnitus in childhood
    Marina Savastano
    Section of ORL, ENT Department of Medical and Surgical Specialities, Padua University, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 64:23-7. 2002
    ..Then it is necessary to perform an audiological examination that includes the subjective description and the following audiometric tests, pure tone audiometry; tympanometry; and tinnitus measurements...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rieger syndrome: case report
    David Megighian
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, Ear, Nose, and Throat Section, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    Int Tinnitus J 9:134-7. 2003
    ..quot; We cannot exclude the possibility also that this genetic anomaly is responsible for the bony dysmorphism of the inner ear channels shown by the computed tomography scan of the temporal bone...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lidocaine intradermal injection--a new approach in tinnitus therapy: preliminary report
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, ENT Section, Padua University, Padova, Italy
    Adv Ther 21:13-20. 2004
    ..No significant results were observed in the control group. Of particular interest was the complete absence of unpleasant complications with intradermal lidocaine...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychological, neural, endocrine, and immune study of stress in tinnitus patients: any correlation between psychometric and biochemical measures?
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Padua University, Padua, Italy
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:100-6. 2007
    ..Psychological features were compared to immune and neuroendocrine parameters in order to verify in these subjects the possible presence of psychological and somatic responses to stress...
  22. ncbi request reprint Western blot immunoassay for HSP-70 antibodies in idiopathic tinnitus: a preliminary report
    Marina Savastano
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:243-6. 2006
    ..Our preliminary study investigated the role of nonspecific immunologic tests and immunoassay for heat shock protein 70 (HSP-70) in supporting the possibility of an autoimmune inner ear process determining idiopathic tinnitus...
  23. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress, nitric oxide, endothelial dysfunction and tinnitus
    Sergio Neri
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catania University, Catania, Italy
    Free Radic Res 40:615-8. 2006
    ..These conditions are able to cause a general cerebro-vascular endothelial dysfunction, which in turn induce a dysfunction of microcirculation in the inner ear...