A Vaglio

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic periaortitis and HLA-DRB1*03: another clue to an autoimmune origin
    Davide Martorana
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetiucs, Dept of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 55:126-30. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Pericarditis heralding Erdheim-Chester disease
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Circulation 118:e511-2. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss): state of the art
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Sciences, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Allergy 68:261-73. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Eotaxin/CCL11 in idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Domenica Mangieri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:3875-84. 2012
  5. doi request reprint PTPN22 R620W polymorphism in the ANCA-associated vasculitides
    Davide Martorana
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica e Nefrologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43126 Parma, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:805-12. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Chronically administered immunotherapy with low-dose IL-2 and IFN-alpha in metastatic renal cell carcinoma: a feasible option for patients with a good prognostic profile
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Oncology 76:69-76. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune aspects of chronic periaortitis
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    Autoimmun Rev 5:458-64. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint HLA-DRB4 as a genetic risk factor for Churg-Strauss syndrome
    Augusto Vaglio
    University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3159-66. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal fibrosis: evolving concepts
    Augusto Vaglio
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 33:803-17, vi-vii. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Peripheral inflammatory arthritis in patients with chronic periaortitis: report of five cases and review of the literature
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:315-8. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic periaortitis and HLA-DRB1*03: another clue to an autoimmune origin
    Davide Martorana
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetiucs, Dept of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 55:126-30. 2006
    ..Patients with chronic periaortitis (CP) often show clinical and laboratory findings of a systemic autoimmune disorder. The aim of the present study was to investigate the role of the HLA system in CP...
  2. doi request reprint Pericarditis heralding Erdheim-Chester disease
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Circulation 118:e511-2. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss): state of the art
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Sciences, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Allergy 68:261-73. 2013
    ..Newer therapeutic options include the anti-IL5 antibody mepolizumab, whose efficacy has been described in small clinical trials, and the B-cell-depleting agent rituximab, reported in several case series...
  4. doi request reprint Eotaxin/CCL11 in idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Domenica Mangieri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:3875-84. 2012
    ..IRF histology shows fibrosis and a chronic inflammatory infiltrate with frequent tissue eosinophilia. We assessed a panel of molecules promoting eosinophilia and fibrosis in IRF patients and performed an immunogenetic study...
  5. doi request reprint PTPN22 R620W polymorphism in the ANCA-associated vasculitides
    Davide Martorana
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica e Nefrologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43126 Parma, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:805-12. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Chronically administered immunotherapy with low-dose IL-2 and IFN-alpha in metastatic renal cell carcinoma: a feasible option for patients with a good prognostic profile
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Oncology 76:69-76. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune aspects of chronic periaortitis
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    Autoimmun Rev 5:458-64. 2006
    ..Ureterolysis and aneurysm repair are frequently performed, but the inflammatory and chronic-relapsing nature of the disease often compels the use of medical therapy, which is based on steroids and immunosuppressants...
  8. ncbi request reprint HLA-DRB4 as a genetic risk factor for Churg-Strauss syndrome
    Augusto Vaglio
    University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3159-66. 2007
    ..To explore the association between HLA alleles and Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS), and to investigate the potential influence of HLA alleles on the clinical spectrum of the disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal fibrosis: evolving concepts
    Augusto Vaglio
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 33:803-17, vi-vii. 2007
    ..Glucocorticoids alone or in combination with immunosuppressive agents are usually effective treatment options, but the disease frequently has a chronic relapsing course...
  10. doi request reprint Peripheral inflammatory arthritis in patients with chronic periaortitis: report of five cases and review of the literature
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:315-8. 2008
    ..The study aims to report the frequency and the clinical characteristics of peripheral inflammatory arthritis in a cohort of CP patients, and to review the literature regarding the association between arthritis and CP...
  11. doi request reprint EBV-associated leukoencephalopathy with late onset of central nervous system lymphoma in a kidney transplant recipient
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Am J Transplant 10:947-51. 2010
    ..Therefore, a careful long-term follow-up of EBV-related encephalopathy is advisable...
  12. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Lancet 367:241-51. 2006
    ..Here, we review the different aspects of retroperitoneal fibrosis, focusing on idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis and on the differential diagnosis associated with the secondary forms...
  13. doi request reprint Prednisone versus tamoxifen in patients with idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis: an open-label randomised controlled trial
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology, and Health Sciences, University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Lancet 378:338-46. 2011
    ..Several reports have suggested tamoxifen as an alternative to glucocorticoids. We compared the efficacy of prednisone with that of tamoxifen in maintainance of remission in patients with idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis...
  14. doi request reprint Churg-Strauss syndrome: update on pathophysiology and treatment
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Nephrology, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 24:24-30. 2012
    ..This study will review recent findings on the pathogenesis of CSS and its therapeutic approaches...
  15. ncbi request reprint Post-treatment residual tissue in idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis: active residual disease or silent "scar" ? A study using 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinic al Medicine, Nephrology and Health Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:231-4. 2005
    ..We used 18F-FDG PET to evaluate the metabolic activity of residual masses in a series of IRF patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronic periaortitis associated with membranous nephropathy: clues to common pathogenetic mechanisms
    A Palmisano
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, Section of Histology, University of Parma, Italy
    Clin Nephrol 74:485-90. 2010
    ..In particular, we consider the role of Th2-mediated immune reactions and of immunogenetic factors such as HLA genotype as common determinants of these disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis: clinicopathologic features and differential diagnosis
    D Corradi
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Pathology Section, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Kidney Int 72:742-53. 2007
    ..Our study indicates that a sclerotic background with myofibroblasts associated with a diffuse and perivascular infiltrate mainly consisting of T and B lymphocytes may be a pathological hallmark of IRF...
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-term immunotherapy with low-dose interleukin-2 and interferon-alpha in the treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma
    C Buzio
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Cancer 92:2286-96. 2001
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Subclinical interstitial lung abnormalities in stable renal allograft recipients in the era of modern immunosuppression
    L Bertolini
    Department of Radiology, Nephrology and Health Science, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Transplant Proc 43:2617-23. 2011
    ..However, the prevalence and severity of interstitial lung lesions in long-term, stable kidney transplant patients receiving either traditional or newer immunosuppressants is not known...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis]
    P Greco
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita di Parma, Parma
    G Ital Nefrol 21:132-8. 2004
    ..Steroids and tamoxifen are the most used drugs, whereas other agents such as azathioprine, methotrexate and cyclosporine are usually given to non-responder patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint "Late" regressions of metastases from renal cancer after a period of disease progression continuing the same intermittent low dose immunotherapy regimen
    Roberto Giacosa
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 75:126-30. 2004
    ..Long-term low-dose immunotherapy may bring about an effective anti-tumour response even late in the course of the disease and after an initial disease progression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of albuminuria in patients with renal cell cancer
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    J Urol 170:1135-7. 2003
    ..Because rIL-2 and rIFN-alpha increase glomerular permeability, we also determined whether the first immunotherapy cycle induced a significant increase in UAE and whether it was related to tumor parameters...
  23. ncbi request reprint ANCA-positive periaortic vasculitis: does it fall within the spectrum of vasculitis?
    A Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Intern Med 251:268-71. 2002
    ..The paper reviews the literature concerning ANCA-positive RPF and discusses the relationship between ANCA-positive vasculitis and RPF...
  24. doi request reprint Chronic periaortitis: a fibro-inflammatory disorder
    Alessandra Palmisano
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 23:339-53. 2009
    ..Corticosteroids, immunosuppressants and endoscopic or surgical procedures must be appropriately combined for the correct management of chronic periaortitis patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Chronic periaortitis: a spectrum of diseases
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:34-40. 2005
    ..This review analyses the different aspects of the disease and highlights evolving concepts concerning its pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Churg-Strauss syndrome]
    Giovanni Garini
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita, Parma
    Recenti Prog Med 94:573-81. 2003
    ..Intravenous immunoglobulins or interferon-alpha may be useful for patients refractory to conventional treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adult idiopathic subglottic stenosis: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Giovanni Garini
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Ann Ital Med Int 19:54-7. 2004
    ..As we could not identify any specific pathogenetic process, our final diagnosis was idiopathic subglottic tracheal stenosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ear, nose and throat manifestations of Churg-Strauss syndrome
    Andrea Bacciu
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Parma, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:503-9. 2006
    ..Otolaryngologists may play a pivotal role in making an early diagnosis of this disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint HCV-related cryoglobulinemic glomerulonephritis: implications of antiviral and immunosuppressive therapies
    Giovanni Garini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Health Sciences, University of Parma, University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 78:51-9. 2007
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Peri-renal collateral circles
    Alessandra Palmisano
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    Urology 74:292-3. 2009
    ..It often progresses slowly and only rarely leads to clinically overt thrombosis; collateral circles thus develop and, as in our patients, may be a late manifestation of the disease...
  31. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis as a trigger of retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Paolo Greco
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology, and Health Science, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 41:e72-5. 2005
    ..After a course of antituberculous treatment, a complete resolution of both adenopathy and RPF was observed. We discuss the potential pathogenetic mechanisms linking the 2 diseases...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus-related cryoglobulinemia and glomerulonephritis: pathogenesis and therapeutic strategies
    Giovanni Garini
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Ann Ital Med Int 20:71-80. 2005
    ..In patients in whom antiviral therapy is ineffective, contraindicated or not tolerated, rituximab, a monoclonal anti-CD20 antibody, may be an alternative to standard immunosuppression...
  33. ncbi request reprint Evidence of autoimmunity in chronic periaortitis: a prospective study
    Augusto Vaglio
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Parma, Italy
    Am J Med 114:454-62. 2003
    ..It is considered to be due to advanced atherosclerosis, but is often associated with systemic autoimmune disorders...
  34. ncbi request reprint Large bowel obstruction heralding Churg-Strauss syndrome
    Augusto Vaglio
    Departmet of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:562-3. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factors during the course of primary small-vessel vasculitides
    Laura Pavone
    Dipartimento di Clinica Medica, Nefrologia e Scienze della Prevenzione, and Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Rheumatol 33:1299-306. 2006
    ..To identify the prognostic factors of relapse and/or death during the course of primary small-vessel vasculitides (PSVV), and to differentiate their prognostic relevance by the type of vasculitis...
  36. ncbi request reprint (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the diagnosis and followup of idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Augusto Vaglio
    University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 53:122-5. 2005
  37. doi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Chronic periaortitis
    Nicolo Pipitone
    Department of Rheumatology, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Circulation 118:1214-6. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic myocarditis in a patient with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome: insights into mechanisms of myocardial cell death
    Domenico Corradi
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Parma, Parma Italy
    Hum Pathol 35:1160-3. 2004
    ..HES can cause severe myocarditis with extensive myocyte loss, probably due to both necrosis and apoptosis. Myocardial fibrosis may occur despite treatment, and patients may be at risk for fatal arrhythmias...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen therapy for retroperitoneal fibrosis
    Augusto Vaglio
    Ann Intern Med 144:619; author reply 619-20. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Pure red cell aplasia followed by disseminated intravascular coagulation in a haemodialysis patient receiving erythropoietin-beta
    Lucio Manenti
    Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Desenzano del Garda Hospital, and Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Health Science, University of Parma, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1465-7. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography (PET): evaluation of chronic periaortitis
    Carlo Salvarani
    Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 53:298-303. 2005
    ..To evaluate the presence and extent of large-vessel inflammation in patients with chronic periaortitis (CP) using (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (FDG-PET)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Calciphylaxis: evolving concepts
    Giovanni Garini
    Intern Emerg Med 1:320-2. 2006