Carolina Ciacci

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Affiliation: Via Ponte Don Melillo
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Butyrate attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation in intestinal cells and Crohn's mucosa through modulation of antioxidant defense machinery
    Ilaria Russo
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Napoli, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e32841. 2012
  2. pmc A randomised clinical trial (RCT) of a symbiotic mixture in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS): effects on symptoms, colonic transit and quality of life
    Carmelina Cappello
    Chirurgia Generale e Geriatrica, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:349-58. 2013
  3. pmc Life events and the onset of celiac disease from a patient's perspective
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, via S Allende 84081, Salerno 84081, Italy
    Nutrients 5:3388-98. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Gliadin does not induce mucosal inflammation or basophil activation in patients with nonceliac gluten sensitivity
    Cristina Bucci
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1294-1299.e1. 2013
  5. doi request reprint In vitro gliadin challenge: diagnostic accuracy and utility for the difficult diagnosis of celiac disease
    Raffaella Tortora
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:111-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The occurrence of lower limb enthesopathy in coeliac disease patients without clinical signs of articular involvement
    Mariangela Atteno
    Rheumatology Research Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II of Naples, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:893-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Difficult diagnosis of celiac disease: diagnostic accuracy and utility of chromo-zoom endoscopy
    Paola Iovino
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 77:233-40. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Urinary stone disease in adults with celiac disease: prevalence, incidence and urinary determinants
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Urol 180:974-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of sexual behavior disorders in patients with treated and untreated gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Paola Iovino
    Area di Endoscopia Digestiva Diagnostica ed Operatoria, Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Oncologica, Geriatrica e Tecnologie Avanzate, Universita Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:1104-10. 2007
  10. doi request reprint From menarche to menopause: the fertile life span of celiac women
    Antonella Santonicola
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Menopause 18:1125-30. 2011

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Publications21

  1. pmc Butyrate attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation in intestinal cells and Crohn's mucosa through modulation of antioxidant defense machinery
    Ilaria Russo
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Napoli, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e32841. 2012
    ..In conclusion, butyrate rescues the redox machinery and controls the intracellular ROS balance thus switching off EC-LPS induced inflammatory response in intestinal epithelial cells and in CrD colonic mucosa...
  2. pmc A randomised clinical trial (RCT) of a symbiotic mixture in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS): effects on symptoms, colonic transit and quality of life
    Carmelina Cappello
    Chirurgia Generale e Geriatrica, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:349-58. 2013
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  3. pmc Life events and the onset of celiac disease from a patient's perspective
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, via S Allende 84081, Salerno 84081, Italy
    Nutrients 5:3388-98. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Gliadin does not induce mucosal inflammation or basophil activation in patients with nonceliac gluten sensitivity
    Cristina Bucci
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1294-1299.e1. 2013
    ..We investigated immunologic responses of duodenal mucosa samples and peripheral blood basophils, isolated from NCGS patients, after exposure to gliadin...
  5. doi request reprint In vitro gliadin challenge: diagnostic accuracy and utility for the difficult diagnosis of celiac disease
    Raffaella Tortora
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:111-7. 2012
    ..Diagnosis of celiac disease is difficult when treatment with gluten-free diet (GFD) is started before diagnosis and/or when the results of tests are inconsistent. The objective of this study was to evaluate the in vitro gliadin challenge...
  6. doi request reprint The occurrence of lower limb enthesopathy in coeliac disease patients without clinical signs of articular involvement
    Mariangela Atteno
    Rheumatology Research Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II of Naples, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:893-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the presence of entheseal abnormalities by US in patients with CD without clinical signs of articular involvement as compared with healthy control subjects...
  7. doi request reprint Difficult diagnosis of celiac disease: diagnostic accuracy and utility of chromo-zoom endoscopy
    Paola Iovino
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 77:233-40. 2013
    ..Chromo-zoom endoscopy has been demonstrated to be valuable in assessing the degree of intestinal villous atrophy in patients with suspected celiac disease...
  8. doi request reprint Urinary stone disease in adults with celiac disease: prevalence, incidence and urinary determinants
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Urol 180:974-9. 2008
    ..Data are missing on urinary stone disease in celiac disease, a common malabsorptive disorder. In this study we analyzed urinary stone disease and urine composition in adults with celiac disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of sexual behavior disorders in patients with treated and untreated gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Paola Iovino
    Area di Endoscopia Digestiva Diagnostica ed Operatoria, Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Oncologica, Geriatrica e Tecnologie Avanzate, Universita Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:1104-10. 2007
    ..Sexual behavior is often altered in chronic illness. The aim of this study was to evaluate sexual behavior in patients affected with GERD before and after medical or surgical treatment in comparison to healthy controls (HC)...
  10. doi request reprint From menarche to menopause: the fertile life span of celiac women
    Antonella Santonicola
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Menopause 18:1125-30. 2011
    ..We evaluated menopause-associated disorders and fertile life span in women with celiac disease (CD) under untreated conditions and after long-term treatment with a gluten-free diet...
  11. pmc Prevalence of functional dyspepsia and its subgroups in patients with eating disorders
    Antonella Santonicola
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Naples, Federico II, 80131 Naples, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 18:4379-85. 2012
    ..To study the prevalence of functional dyspepsia (FD) (Rome III criteria) across eating disorders (ED), obese patients, constitutional thinner and healthy volunteers...
  12. doi request reprint The Italian translation of the celiac disease-specific quality of life scale in celiac patients on gluten free diet
    Fabiana Zingone
    University of Salerno, Department of Medicine and Surgery, Salerno, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 45:115-8. 2013
    ..A recently devised tool, the celiac disease-specific quality of life scale has been proposed to assess specifically quality of life in celiac patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Anisakis, just think about it in an emergency!
    Cristina Bucci
    Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Campus di Baronissi, Via S Allende, 84081 Baronissi SA, Salerno, Italy
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e1071-2. 2013
    ..Here we describe two cases of infection by Anisakis simplex due to ingestion of marinated anchovies in a coastal area of the Tyrrhenian Sea and discuss the types and varieties of Anisakis infection in humans. ..
  14. doi request reprint Bone mass in women with celiac disease: role of exercise and gluten-free diet
    Valentina Passananti
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 44:379-83. 2012
    ..Celiac patients report fatigue and reduced social activities, which may decrease physical activity. This study investigated the physical activity, fatigue and bone mineral density in celiac women at diagnosis and during diet...
  15. pmc Assessment of proximal gastric accommodation in patients with functional dyspepsia
    Paola Iovino
    Paola Iovino, Carolina Ciacci, Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, 84081 Salerno, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 19:9137-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, impaired gastric accommodation does not serve as a clear marker of the cardinal symptoms experienced by patients with functional dyspepsia in daily life. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease: in vitro and in vivo safety and palatability of wheat-free sorghum food products
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Clin Nutr 26:799-805. 2007
    ..Thus the aim of the present study was to assess safety and tolerability of sorghum flour products in adult celiac disease patients, utilizing an in vitro and in vivo challenge...
  17. pmc New onset of constipation during long-term physical inactivity: a proof-of-concept study on the immobility-induced bowel changes
    Paola Iovino
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e72608. 2013
    ..The pathophysiological mechanisms underlining constipation are incompletely understood, but prolonged bed rest is commonly considered a relevant determinant...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hereditary fructose intolerance and celiac disease: a novel genetic association
    Carolina Ciacci
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:635-8. 2006
    ..Celiac disease (CD) has been associated with several genetic disorders, but has not been associated with hereditary fructose intolerance (HFI)...
  19. pmc Celiac disease: Alternatives to a gluten free diet
    Fabiana Zingone
    Fabiana Zingone, Pietro Capone, Carolina Ciacci, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, 80131 Naples, Italy
    World J Gastrointest Pharmacol Ther 1:36-9. 2010
    ..However, recent understanding of the molecular basis for this disorder has improved and enabled the identification of targets for new therapies. This article aims to critically summarize these recent studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Allergy prevalence in adult celiac disease
    Carolina Ciacci
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Federico II University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:1199-203. 2004
    ..The matter of possible coexistence of T(H)1- and T(H)2-type diseases is still debated...