Giulio Rossi

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of molecular analyses in the diagnosis and treatment of non-small-cell lung carcinomas
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathology, IRCCS Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento, 80 42100, Reggio Emilia, Italy Section of Pathologic Anatomy, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy Electronic address
    Semin Diagn Pathol 30:298-312. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Localized pleuropulmonary crystal-storing histiocytosis: 5 cases of a rare histiocytic disorder with variable clinicoradiologic features
    Giulio Rossi
    Unità di Anatomia Patologica, Azienda Ospedaliera Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 37:906-12. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Is immunohistochemistry always required to diagnose lung cancer?
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Oncology and Advanced Technologies, Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:327-33. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Role of chemotherapy and the receptor tyrosine kinases KIT, PDGFRalpha, PDGFRbeta, and Met in large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    Integrated Department of Diagnostic and Laboratory Services and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Respiratory Disease Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 23:8774-85. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Pleuro-pulmonary solitary fibrous tumors: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of 88 cases confirming the prognostic value of de Perrot staging system and p53 expression, and evaluating the role of c-kit, BRAF, PDGFRs (alpha/beta)
    Laura Schirosi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1627-42. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Atypical carcinoid with prominent mucinous stroma: a hitherto unreported variant of pulmonary neuroendocrine tumor
    Nazarena Nannini
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    Endocr Pathol 21:120-4. 2010
  7. doi request reprint MUC5AC, cytokeratin 20 and HER2 expression and K-RAS mutations within mucinogenic growth in congenital pulmonary airway malformations
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Via del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Histopathology 60:1133-43. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of microsatellite alterations in young patients with bladder cancer
    Mario Migaldi
    Dipartimento Misto di Anatomia Patologica e di Medicina Legale, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Mod Pathol 18:1176-86. 2005
  9. doi request reprint A subset of lung adenocarcinomas and atypical adenomatous hyperplasia-associated foci are genotypically related: an EGFR, HER2, and K-ras mutational analysis
    Giuliana Sartori
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:202-10. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary mixed adenocarcinoma and small cell carcinoma of the appendix: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of a hitherto unreported tumor
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1233-9. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint The role of molecular analyses in the diagnosis and treatment of non-small-cell lung carcinomas
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathology, IRCCS Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento, 80 42100, Reggio Emilia, Italy Section of Pathologic Anatomy, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy Electronic address
    Semin Diagn Pathol 30:298-312. 2013
    ..In agreement with the modern multidisciplinary approach to lung cancer, we reviewed here the diagnostic and predictive value of molecular biomarkers according to the clinical, pathologic, and molecular biologist viewpoints. ..
  2. doi request reprint Localized pleuropulmonary crystal-storing histiocytosis: 5 cases of a rare histiocytic disorder with variable clinicoradiologic features
    Giulio Rossi
    Unità di Anatomia Patologica, Azienda Ospedaliera Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 37:906-12. 2013
    ..The presence of intracytoplasmic crystals and a plasma cell infiltrate around a histiocytic proliferation should alert the pathologist to consider CSH and to carefully investigate the presence of clonal hematologic disease...
  3. doi request reprint Is immunohistochemistry always required to diagnose lung cancer?
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Oncology and Advanced Technologies, Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:327-33. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint Role of chemotherapy and the receptor tyrosine kinases KIT, PDGFRalpha, PDGFRbeta, and Met in large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    Integrated Department of Diagnostic and Laboratory Services and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Respiratory Disease Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 23:8774-85. 2005
    ..Little is known about the optimal therapy of LCNEC and the possible therapeutic molecular targets...
  5. doi request reprint Pleuro-pulmonary solitary fibrous tumors: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of 88 cases confirming the prognostic value of de Perrot staging system and p53 expression, and evaluating the role of c-kit, BRAF, PDGFRs (alpha/beta)
    Laura Schirosi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1627-42. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Atypical carcinoid with prominent mucinous stroma: a hitherto unreported variant of pulmonary neuroendocrine tumor
    Nazarena Nannini
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    Endocr Pathol 21:120-4. 2010
    ..The lack of TTF-1 expression and the positive staining with hormonal receptors made the diagnosis very challenging. Differential diagnosis with other primary and metastatic mucin-rich tumors is also discussed...
  7. doi request reprint MUC5AC, cytokeratin 20 and HER2 expression and K-RAS mutations within mucinogenic growth in congenital pulmonary airway malformations
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Via del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Histopathology 60:1133-43. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of microsatellite alterations in young patients with bladder cancer
    Mario Migaldi
    Dipartimento Misto di Anatomia Patologica e di Medicina Legale, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Mod Pathol 18:1176-86. 2005
    ..02) in a univariate analysis. These findings demonstrate that microsatellite alterations are frequent and early events and might have a prognostic significance in bladder cancers arising at young age...
  9. doi request reprint A subset of lung adenocarcinomas and atypical adenomatous hyperplasia-associated foci are genotypically related: an EGFR, HER2, and K-ras mutational analysis
    Giuliana Sartori
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:202-10. 2008
    ..All cases were wild-type for HER2. Mutations of EGFR and K-ras genes represent an early event in lung adenocarcinomagenesis, and AAH convincingly seems to be a precursor lesion in a subset of cases of adenocarcinoma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary mixed adenocarcinoma and small cell carcinoma of the appendix: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of a hitherto unreported tumor
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1233-9. 2004
    ..Clinical and molecular findings led us to consider this lesion as a clonal tumor in which the endocrine component seems to derive from a progressive differentiation of the adenocarcinoma following a glandular-to-endocrine sequence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Organising pneumonia mimicking invasive fungal disease in patients with leukaemia
    Fabio Forghieri
    Department of Oncology, Haematology and Respiratory Diseases, Section of Haematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Haematol 85:76-82. 2010
    ..Our case descriptions extend the notion that OP may be encountered as a distinct histopathological entity in pulmonary nodular lesions in patients with leukaemia with probable/possible IFD...
  12. doi request reprint Changes in T-cell responses against human herpesvirus-8 correlate with the disease course of iatrogenic Kaposi's sarcoma in a patient with undifferentiated arthritis
    Patrizia Barozzi
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 39:170-5. 2009
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  13. pmc Characterization of specific immune responses to different Aspergillus antigens during the course of invasive Aspergillosis in hematologic patients
    Leonardo Potenza
    Section of Hematology, Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e74326. 2013
    ..Cytotoxic specific T cells can be expanded from immunosuppressed patients even during the infection by using the above mentioned antigens. These findings may be exploited for immunotherapeutic purposes in patients with IA. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Exclusive intrapulmonary lepidic growth of a malignant pleural mesothelioma presenting with pneumothorax and involving the peritoneum
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:234-7. 2006
    ..The morphologic clues leading to the correct diagnosis of mesothelioma with prominent intrapulmonary growth are briefly discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint A single institution-based retrospective study of surgically treated bronchioloalveolar adenocarcinoma of the lung: clinicopathologic analysis, molecular features, and possible pitfalls in routine practice
    Christian Casali
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 5:830-6. 2010
    ..Prognostic evaluation of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma (BAC) from a homogenous population of Caucasian patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alveolar adenoma of the lung: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of an unusual case
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 12:155-9. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Pleural malignant solitary fibrous tumor with sarcomatous overgrowth showing PDGFRbeta mutation
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Chest 130:581-3. 2006
    ..The involvement of the PDGFRbeta gene in SFT is compatible with a pericytic derivation, also supporting a possible role of this tyrosine kinase in malignant transformation and in the adoption of novel molecular therapies...
  18. doi request reprint Mucorales-specific T cells emerge in the course of invasive mucormycosis and may be used as a surrogate diagnostic marker in high-risk patients
    Leonardo Potenza
    Section of Haematology, Department of Oncology, Haematology and Respiratory Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Blood 118:5416-9. 2011
    ..None of the 25 patients without IM had Mucorales-specific T cells. Specific T cells contribute to human immune responses against fungi of the order Mucorales and could be evaluated as a surrogate diagnostic marker of IM...
  19. ncbi request reprint TTF-1, cytokeratin 7, 34betaE12, and CD56/NCAM immunostaining in the subclassification of large cell carcinomas of the lung
    Giulio Rossi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:884-93. 2004
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  20. doi request reprint Chickenpox-related pulmonary granulomas in immunocompetent adults: clinicopathologic and molecular features of an underrated occurrence
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1497-502. 2012
    ..A careful search for a history of VZV infection in adulthood and molecular studies may be very helpful in confirming the diagnosis...
  21. doi request reprint Prognostic role of clusterin in resected adenocarcinomas of the lung
    Francesca Panico
    Section of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Oncology, Haematology and Pulmonology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Lung Cancer 79:294-9. 2013
    ..Nuclear factor kB (Nf-kB) is an intracellular protein involved in the initiation and progression of several human cancers, including the lung...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal stromal tumor and other primary metachronous or synchronous neoplasms as a suspicion criterion for syndromic setting
    Giovanni Ponti
    Department of Oncology and Haematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Oncol Rep 23:437-44. 2010
    ..In particular, syndromic or familial settings have to be suspected in the presence of neurofibroma or lung chordoma in C-KIT and PDGFRA negative GIST patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer histologic and immunohistochemical heterogeneity in the era of molecular therapies: analysis of 172 consecutive surgically resected, entirely sampled pulmonary carcinomas
    Annamaria Cadioli
    Department of Diagnostic Laboratories, Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena Department of Oncology and Advanced Technology, Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Reggio Emilia Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Hospital Morgagni Pierantoni, Forli, Italy Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:502-9. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint The variation of prognostic significance of Maximum Standardized Uptake Value of [18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-glucose positron emission tomography in different histological subtypes and pathological stages of surgically resected Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
    Christian Casali
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Lung Cancer 69:187-93. 2010
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  25. doi request reprint Pulmonary strongyloidiasis mimicking cancer symptoms: a case of hyperinfection in a patient with metastatic lung cancer
    Federica Bertolini
    Department of Medical Oncology, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:308-9. 2008
  26. doi request reprint Subtyping non-small cell lung cancer: relevant issues and operative recommendations for the best pathology practice
    Giulio Rossi
    Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 21:326-36. 2013
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  27. doi request reprint Clear cell carcinoid of the appendix: an uncommon variant of lipid-rich neuroendocrine tumor with a broad differential diagnosis
    Giulio Rossi
    Operative Unit of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Endocr Pathol 21:258-62. 2010
    ..Differential diagnosis with mimicking neoplastic and non-tumor lesions, epidemiology, and clinical behavior of this exceedingly rare variant of carcinoid of the appendix are also discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Adenocarcinoid tumor of the extrahepatic biliary tract
    Matteo Costantini
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:455-7. 2008
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  29. doi request reprint Primary pulmonary cancer colliding with metastatic breast carcinoma: hitherto unreported cases of cancer-to-cancer metastasis focusing on clinical implications
    Federico Piacentini
    Department of Oncology, Haematology and Respiratory Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico di Modena and University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Lung Cancer 74:145-8. 2011
    ..Clinico-pathologic features characterizing this challenging diagnosis and the important therapeutic implications are discussed...
  30. pmc Bronchopulmonary actinomycosis associated with hiatal hernia
    Alessandro Andreani
    Respiratory Diseases Clinic, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:123-8. 2009
    ..To describe clinicoradiologic and histopathologic features of bronchopulmonary actinomycosis and to determine whether hiatal hernia (HH) is a potential predisposing factor for bronchopulmonary actinomycosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Endobronchial metastasis: An epidemiologic and clinicopathologic study of 174 consecutive cases
    Alessandro Marchioni
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, Respiratory Diseases Clinic, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy Electronic address
    Lung Cancer 84:222-8. 2014
    ..Endobronchial metastases from extrapulmonary solid tumors are a rare event and currently available epidemiological and clinico-pathological data mainly derive from anecdotal case reports...
  32. ncbi request reprint Primary mucinous (so-called colloid) carcinomas of the lung: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study with special reference to CDX-2 homeobox gene and MUC2 expression
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:442-52. 2004
    ..Since goblet cell-type MC strongly stains with CDX2, MUC2, and CK20, differential diagnosis with metastatic colorectal carcinoma is very challenging and requires appropriate clinical correlation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Does HPV play a role in the etiopathogenesis of ameloblastoma? An immunohistochemical, in situ hybridization and polymerase chain reaction study of 18 cases using laser capture microdissection
    Mario Migaldi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Mod Pathol 18:283-9. 2005
    ..The search for HPV 6 and 11 in the same specimens was also negative. In conclusion, our data do not support an etiopathogenetic evidence for HPV in ameloblastoma...
  34. doi request reprint A reevaluation of the clinical significance of histological subtyping of non--small-cell lung carcinoma: diagnostic algorithms in the era of personalized treatments
    Giulio Rossi
    Division of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:206-18. 2009
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  35. doi request reprint Primary adrenal gland carcinosarcoma associated with metastatic rectal cancer: a hitherto unreported collision tumor
    Federica Bertolini
    Department of Oncology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Tumori 97:27e-30e. 2011
    ..However, we decided to treat the patient as having a metastatic rectal cancer, because we had a solid histological confirmation of metastases...
  36. doi request reprint HHV-6A in syncytial giant-cell hepatitis
    Leonardo Potenza
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    N Engl J Med 359:593-602. 2008
    ..Neither HHV-6B DNA nor late protein was identified in the same follow-up samples from the patient. Thus, HHV-6A may be a cause of syncytial giant-cell hepatitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Primary lung cancer presenting with gastrointestinal tract involvement: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical features in a series of 18 consecutive cases
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 2:115-20. 2007
    ..The clinicopathologic characteristics of the largest series of lung carcinomas initially presenting with GI involvement were described, focusing on differential diagnosis and therapeutic options...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in surgically resected N2 non-small cell lung cancer: the importance of patterns of mediastinal lymph nodes metastases
    Christian Casali
    Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Largo del Pozzo 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:33-8. 2005
    ..Indication and timing of surgery remain controversial. The present study investigates the prognostic factors, in order to identify homogenous subgroups of patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Unusual pathogenesis of spontaneous pneumothorax secondary to Wegener's granulomatosis
    Erica Storelli
    Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:288-90. 2007
    ..Histologic findings did not reveal any necrotizing granulomatous vasculitis, but only subpleural fibrous tissue. We hypothesize that pneumothorax could be related to the subpleural fibrous retraction induced by immunosuppressive therapy...
  40. doi request reprint Double synchronous pulmonary lymphatic-related lesions
    Giulio Rossi
    Sections of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:430-2. 2008
    ..In this article, a unique case of pulmonary silicosis associated with a subtle lymphangitic carcinomatosis from an unknown prostate cancer is reported and discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Superficial papillary urothelial carcinomas in young and elderly patients: a comparative study
    Mario Migaldi
    Department of Pathological Anatomy and Legal Medicine, Section of Pathological Anatomy, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo 77, 41100 Modena, Italy
    BJU Int 94:311-6. 2004
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  42. pmc Incidence and clinicopathologic features of gastrointestinal stromal tumors. A population-based study
    Claudia Mucciarini
    Department of Oncology and Haematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    BMC Cancer 7:230. 2007
    ..This study examined the incidence of GIST in the province of Modena, including pathologic features and clinical outcome...
  43. doi request reprint Eosinophilic globules in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of patients with systemic sclerosis-related interstitial lung disease: a diagnostically useful, previously unreported finding in a retrospective and prospective study, including differential diagnosis
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:927-33. 2008
    ..0001). Differential diagnosis with other types of acellular globular materials observed in BAL samples is also discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Paraffinoma and carcinoid tumorlet: a hitherto unreported association mimicking lung cancer
    Christian Casali
    Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 2:1052-3. 2007
  45. doi request reprint Collective evidence supports neutrality of BRCA1 V1687I, a novel sequence variant in the conserved THV motif of the first BRCT repeat
    Laura Cortesi
    Department of Oncology, Hematology and Respiratory Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo 71, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:435-41. 2012
    ..Our collected evidence suggests that, although occurring in a highly conserved region, the BRCA1 V1687I variant is likely a benign sequence alteration...
  46. ncbi request reprint Does mesoappendix infiltration predict a worse prognosis in incidental neuroendocrine tumors of the appendix? A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 15 cases
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:706-11. 2003
    ..Tumors less than 2 cm, even with mesoappendiceal infiltration, have an excellent prognosis, and simple appendectomy seems to be the appropriate therapeutic approach...
  47. ncbi request reprint Kit expression in small cell carcinomas of the lung: effects of chemotherapy
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Mod Pathol 16:1041-7. 2003
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  48. doi request reprint Long lasting response to the multikinase inhibitor bay 43-9006 (Sorafenib) in a heavily pretreated metastatic thymic carcinoma
    Giancarlo Bisagni
    Operative Units of Oncology, Azienda Ospedaliera S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 4:773-5. 2009
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  49. ncbi request reprint The prognostic role of c-kit protein expression in resected large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung
    Christian Casali
    Department of Surgical and Medical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:247-52; discussion 252-3. 2004
    ..Because c-kit protein overexpression has been recently reported as a negative prognostic factor in SCLC we investigated its expression and prognostic value in a series of LCNEC...
  50. ncbi request reprint Bronchial typical carcinoid tumors
    Uliano Morandi
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:191-8. 2006
    ..N-status and type of resection seem not to affect prognosis. Local relapse can be treated successfully with surgery, whereas distant metastases have a poor prognosis even after chemotherapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with pulmonary metastasis from an occult papillary carcinoma of the thyroid: report of a case occurring in a patient without tuberous sclerosis
    Alberto Cavazza
    Department of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 198:825-8. 2002
    ..The main histologic differential diagnosis and the possible correlation between lymphangioleiomyomatosis and thyroid diseases are briefly discussed...
  52. doi request reprint Heavily pigmented renal cell carcinoma: a case report, with review of the literature and differential diagnosis
    Giulio Rossi
    Section of Pathologic Anatomy, Azienda Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 17:167-9. 2009
    ..The finding of pigmentation other than iron, and in particular melanin deposits, in renal tumors is a rare occurrence that should lead to differential diagnosis with other primary and metastatic tumors of the kidney...
  53. pmc Assessment of Aspergillus-specific T cells for diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in a leukemic child with liver lesions mimicking hepatosplenic candidiasis
    Leonardo Potenza
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1625-8. 2008
    ..The ELISPOT assay holds promise for diagnosing pediatric IA...
  54. ncbi request reprint Placental transmogrification of the lung: clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical and molecular study of two cases, with particular emphasis on the interstitial clear cells
    Alberto Cavazza
    Operative Unit of Pathology, S Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Hum Pathol 35:517-21. 2004
    ..This report presents a histological, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and molecular study of these peculiar cells, together with a review of the literature...
  55. ncbi request reprint High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma
    Giulio Rossi
    aUnit of Pathology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena bDepartment of Oncology and Advanced Technologies, Unit of Pathology, Azienda Arcispedale S Maria Nuova I R C C S, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 20:332-9. 2014
    ..This review presents an update on classification, diagnosis and potentially 'drugable' molecular alterations of small cell carcinoma (SCC) and large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC) of the lung...
  56. ncbi request reprint "Dry" pleural mesothelioma successfully diagnosed on endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (TBNA)
    Filippo Lococo
    Unit of Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Italy
    Intern Med 53:467-9. 2014
    ..The patient underwent radical resection, and a definitive pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of epithelioid MPM. ..
  57. ncbi request reprint Atypical lipomatous tumour (lipoma-like well-differentiated liposarcoma) arising in a pulmonary hamartoma and clinically presenting with pneumothorax
    Giulio Rossi
    Department of Pathological Anatomy and Forensic Medicine, Section of Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    Lung Cancer 39:103-6. 2003
    ..This case represents an exceedingly rare example of an histologically malignant change in PH and bears a close clinicopathologic resemblance to atypical lipomatous tumours of soft tissues...
  58. ncbi request reprint Benign intratesticular schwannoma: a rare finding
    Maria Chiara Sighinolfi
    Division of Urology, Department of Pathology, University of Modena, Via del Pozzo 71, 41 100 Modena, Italy
    Asian J Androl 8:101-3. 2006
    ..Schwannoma is a peripheral nerve tumour, occasionally located in the genitourinary tract. We described an extremely rare case of intratesticular neurinoma in a 79-year-old patient...