U Volta

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Delayed diagnosis of coeliac disease increases cancer risk
    Marco Silano
    Division of Food Science, Human Nutrition and Health, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:8. 2007
  2. ncbi Clinical findings and anti-neuronal antibodies in coeliac disease with neurological disorders
    U Volta
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1276-81. 2002
  3. ncbi Liver dysfunction in celiac disease
    U Volta
    Department of Clinical Medicine, St Orsola Malpighi Polyclinic, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Med 99:619-29. 2008
  4. ncbi Anti tissue transglutaminase antibodies as predictors of silent coeliac disease in patients with hypertransaminasaemia of unknown origin
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:420-5. 2001
  5. ncbi Coeliac disease in patients with autoimmune thyroiditis
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Polyclinic, Bologna, Italy
    Digestion 64:61-5. 2001
  6. ncbi Autoimmune enteropathy and rheumatoid arthritis: a new association in the field of autoimmunity
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:926-9. 2006
  7. pmc Antibodies to filamentous actin (F-actin) in type 1 autoimmune hepatitis
    A Granito
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, and Hepatology, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 59:280-4. 2006
  8. ncbi Prevalence of silent coeliac disease in atopics
    D Zauli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 32:775-9. 2000
  9. ncbi Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae and perinuclear anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies in coeliac disease before and after gluten-free diet
    A Granito
    Department of Internal Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:881-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Anti-ganglioside antibodies in coeliac disease with neurological disorders
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology and Hepatology, University of Bologna, Building 11, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:183-7. 2006

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  1. pmc Delayed diagnosis of coeliac disease increases cancer risk
    Marco Silano
    Division of Food Science, Human Nutrition and Health, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:8. 2007
    ..The aim of this paper is to estimate the risk of developing a neoplasm among non diagnosed coeliac patients and to evaluate if this risk correlates with the age of patients at diagnosis of coeliac disease...
  2. ncbi Clinical findings and anti-neuronal antibodies in coeliac disease with neurological disorders
    U Volta
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1276-81. 2002
    ..In a large series of adult coeliac disease patients, we investigated the prevalence of neurological disorders and anti-neuronal antibodies, along with the clinical course...
  3. ncbi Liver dysfunction in celiac disease
    U Volta
    Department of Clinical Medicine, St Orsola Malpighi Polyclinic, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Med 99:619-29. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Anti tissue transglutaminase antibodies as predictors of silent coeliac disease in patients with hypertransaminasaemia of unknown origin
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:420-5. 2001
    ..Unexplained hypertransaminasaemia can be regarded as an extraintestinal presentation of coeliac disease...
  5. ncbi Coeliac disease in patients with autoimmune thyroiditis
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Polyclinic, Bologna, Italy
    Digestion 64:61-5. 2001
    ..The close association between coeliac disease and autoimmunity prompted us to perform an antibody screening for gluten-sensitive enteropathy in patients with autoimmune thyroid dysfunction...
  6. ncbi Autoimmune enteropathy and rheumatoid arthritis: a new association in the field of autoimmunity
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:926-9. 2006
    ..Autoimmune enteropathy should be always ruled out in patients with a villous atrophy unresponsive to a gluten-free diet, autoimmune manifestations and negativity of coeliac disease markers...
  7. pmc Antibodies to filamentous actin (F-actin) in type 1 autoimmune hepatitis
    A Granito
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, and Hepatology, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 59:280-4. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Prevalence of silent coeliac disease in atopics
    D Zauli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 32:775-9. 2000
    ..Although atopy is described as one of the most frequently associated conditions, the prevalence of coeliac disease in atopics has not yet been established...
  9. ncbi Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae and perinuclear anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies in coeliac disease before and after gluten-free diet
    A Granito
    Department of Internal Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:881-7. 2005
    ..Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae and perinuclear anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibodies are markers of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis respectively...
  10. ncbi Anti-ganglioside antibodies in coeliac disease with neurological disorders
    U Volta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology and Hepatology, University of Bologna, Building 11, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:183-7. 2006
    ..Anti-ganglioside antibodies have been described in sera of coeliac patients with peripheral neuropathy and cerebellar ataxia...
  11. pmc Anti-actin IgA antibodies in severe coeliac disease
    A Granito
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 137:386-92. 2004
    ..The disappearance of antimicrofilament IgA after gluten withdrawal predicts the normalization of intestinal mucosa and could be considered a useful tool in the follow-up of severe coeliac disease...
  12. ncbi Liver inflammatory cells, apoptosis, regeneration and stellate cell activation in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
    M Susca
    Dept. Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, S. Orsola Hospital, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:768-77. 2001
    ..This makes liver biopsy an essential part of the clinical setting supporting diagnosis, evaluation of severity and possibly definition of the evolutionary trend...
  13. doi Celiac disease: diagnostic criteria in progress
    U Volta
    Department of Clinical Medicine, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Cell Mol Immunol 8:96-102. 2011
    ..In cases with a positive serology but with mild or absent intestinal lesions, the detection of HLA-DQ2 and HLA-DQ8 can help reinforce or exclude the diagnosis of gluten sensitivity...
  14. ncbi Relationship between serum C3 levels and traditional risk factors for myocardial infarction
    A Muscari
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Italy
    Acta Cardiol 53:345-54. 1998
    ..This study was performed to ascertain the relationships between serum C3 and traditional risk factors in an unselected population sample...
  15. ncbi Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura mimicking an acute meningoencephalitis
    F Tovoli
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Clin Belg 66:55-6. 2011
    ..Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients presenting with any neurological abnormalities, anaemia and unexplained thrombocytopenia...
  16. ncbi Splanchnic haemodynamics in patients with coeliac disease: effects of a gluten-free diet
    D Magalotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:262-8. 2003
    ..Coeliac disease is characterized by structural and functional changes in the small bowel which may also result in haemodynamic changes...
  17. ncbi Idiopathic achalasia is not allelic to alacrima achalasia adrenal insufficiency syndrome at the ALADIN locus
    G Di Nardo
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, I 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:312-5. 2005
    ..e. alacrima, achalasia and adrenocorticotropin-resistant adrenal insufficiency with neurological impairment) have mutations of the alacrima achalasia adrenal insufficiency syndrome (AAAS) gene...
  18. ncbi Enterocyte actin autoantibody detection: a new diagnostic tool in celiac disease diagnosis: results of a multicenter study
    M G Clemente
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Second Pediatrics Clinic, Cagliari University, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:1551-6. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi Antibodies to gangliosides in coeliac disease with neurological manifestations
    U Volta
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:291-2; author reply 292-3. 2005
  20. pmc Anti-saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA) in coeliac disease
    A Granito
    Gut 55:296. 2006
  21. ncbi HLA and enteric antineuronal antibodies in patients with achalasia
    A Latiano
    U O Gastroenterologia, Ospedale CSS IRCCS, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 18:520-5. 2006
    ..However, given the association between achalasia and HLA-DQ1, further research is needed to clarify the role of HLA antigens and antineuronal antibodies in this disease...
  22. ncbi High prevalence of celiac disease in Italian general population
    U Volta
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Cardioangiologia, Epatologia, Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, , Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 46:1500-5. 2001
    ..Our cross-sectional design study demonstrates that celiac disease prevalence in the Italian general population is 4.9 per 1000 (95% CI 2.8-7.8), increasing up to 5.7 per 1000 (95% CI 3.5-8.8) with the inclusion of potential cases...
  23. ncbi Prevalence of thyroid disorders in untreated adult celiac disease patients and effect of gluten withdrawal: an Italian multicenter study
    C Sategna-Guidetti
    University of Torino, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:751-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The greater frequency of thyroid disease among celiac disease patients justifies a thyroid functional assessment. In distinct cases, gluten withdrawal may single-handedly reverse the abnormality...