Francesco Selvaggi

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint FGD-PET in the follow-up of recurrent colorectal cancer
    F Selvaggi
    1st Division of Genral Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via Francesco Giordani 42, 80122 Naples, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 5:496-500. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Stepwise approach and surgery for gallbladder adenomyomatosis: a mini-review
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, School of Medicine, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:136-42. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A think tank of the Italian Society of Colorectal Surgery (SICCR) on the surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease using the Delphi method: ulcerative colitis
    F Selvaggi
    Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Geriatric Sciences, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia, 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 19:627-38. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of recurrent prolapse after stapled haemorrhoidopexy
    F Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 18:847-50. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factors of local recurrent rectal cancer: a pooled analysis of 150 patients
    F Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia, 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 19:135-44. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Development and validation of a practical score to predict pain after excisional hemorrhoidectomy
    Francesco Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via F Giordani, 42, 80122, Naples, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 29:1401-10. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Is omitting pouchography before ileostomy takedown safe after negative clinical examination in asymptomatic patients with pelvic ileal pouch? An observational study
    F Selvaggi
    Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via Francesco Giordani 42, 80122, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 16:415-20. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of pelvic septic complications on function and quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: a single center experience
    Francesco Selvaggi
    I Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Am Surg 76:428-35. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Preventive NPWT over closed incisions in general surgery: does age matter?
    Gianluca Pellino
    Department of Medical, Surgical, NeuroLogic, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:S64-8. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of low-thrombin fibrin sealant on wound serous drainage, seroma formation and length of postoperative stay in patients undergoing axillary node dissection for breast cancer. A randomized controlled trial
    Raffaella Benevento
    Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 5, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Int J Surg 12:1210-5. 2014

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  1. ncbi request reprint FGD-PET in the follow-up of recurrent colorectal cancer
    F Selvaggi
    1st Division of Genral Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via Francesco Giordani 42, 80122 Naples, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 5:496-500. 2003
    ..This study set out to detect early recurrence by means of PET in patients treated surgically for colorectal cancer by curative resection...
  2. ncbi request reprint Stepwise approach and surgery for gallbladder adenomyomatosis: a mini-review
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, School of Medicine, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:136-42. 2013
    ..It has historically been considered a benign condition, nevertheless recent reports highlighted a potential role of GBA in predisposing to malignancies of the gallbladder...
  3. doi request reprint A think tank of the Italian Society of Colorectal Surgery (SICCR) on the surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease using the Delphi method: ulcerative colitis
    F Selvaggi
    Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Geriatric Sciences, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia, 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 19:627-38. 2015
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  4. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of recurrent prolapse after stapled haemorrhoidopexy
    F Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 18:847-50. 2014
    ..We describe a technique for treating symptomatic patients, aimed at obtaining remission of symptoms and avoiding recurrences...
  5. doi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factors of local recurrent rectal cancer: a pooled analysis of 150 patients
    F Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia, 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 19:135-44. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome and the prognostic factors of tumour-free resection margin (R0) and overall survival (OS) in LRRC...
  6. doi request reprint Development and validation of a practical score to predict pain after excisional hemorrhoidectomy
    Francesco Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via F Giordani, 42, 80122, Naples, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 29:1401-10. 2014
    ..This study aimed to determine predictors of high postoperative pain and to develop a risk score suitable to identify patient candidates to a more active analgesic treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Is omitting pouchography before ileostomy takedown safe after negative clinical examination in asymptomatic patients with pelvic ileal pouch? An observational study
    F Selvaggi
    Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Via Francesco Giordani 42, 80122, Naples, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 16:415-20. 2012
    ..Our aim was to assess the utility of pouchography before ileostomy closure in patients with a negative clinical examination...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of pelvic septic complications on function and quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: a single center experience
    Francesco Selvaggi
    I Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Am Surg 76:428-35. 2010
    ..Functional outcome after IPAA may be influenced by early septic complications. Overall quality of life and satisfaction with surgery are comparable with those of controls...
  9. doi request reprint Preventive NPWT over closed incisions in general surgery: does age matter?
    Gianluca Pellino
    Department of Medical, Surgical, NeuroLogic, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:S64-8. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that PICO is an effective tool to prevent SSE in patients undergoing general surgery, irrespective of age. Its use is recommended in frail, elderly patients at risk of SSE. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of low-thrombin fibrin sealant on wound serous drainage, seroma formation and length of postoperative stay in patients undergoing axillary node dissection for breast cancer. A randomized controlled trial
    Raffaella Benevento
    Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 5, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Int J Surg 12:1210-5. 2014
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  11. pmc Treatment of complex perianal fistulas in Crohn disease: infliximab, surgery or combined approach
    Guido Sciaudone
    Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Can J Surg 53:299-304. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of the management of perianal fistulas in Crohn disease between infliximab, surgery or a combination of surgery and infliximab...
  12. doi request reprint Fatigue in inflammatory bowel diseases: relationship with age and disease activity
    Gianluca Pellino
    Department of Medical, Surgical, NeuroLogic, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:S60-3. 2014
    ..Considering IBD patients in remission, younger patients may experience worse fatigue. Further studies are needed to explore the effects of fatigue on quality of life and the potential of appropriate intervention strategies...
  13. doi request reprint Restorative proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis is safe and effective in selected very elderly patients suffering from ulcerative colitis
    Gianluca Pellino
    Department of Medical, Surgical, NeuroLogic, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:S56-9. 2014
    ..Only nocturnal seepage was higher in elderly. All patients retained their pouch and would have undergone surgery again. RP is feasible in selected advanced age patients, and functional results are comparable to younger patients...
  14. doi request reprint PET/MR Versus PET/CT Imaging: Impact on the Clinical Management of Small-Bowel Crohn's Disease
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Geriatric Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 10:277-85. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the accuracy and clinical impact of hybrid positron emission tomography [PET]/magnetic resonance-enterography [MR-E] and PET/computed tomography-enterography [CT-E] in patients with Crohn's disease [CD]...
  15. pmc Rectosigmoid stump washout as an alternative to permanent mucous fistula in patients undergoing subtotal colectomy for ulcerative colitis in emergency settings
    Gianluca Pellino
    Department of Surgery, Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, School of Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    BMC Surg 12:S31. 2012
    ..This carries nuisance to such exhausted patients. We propose a simple and inexpensive trick to avoid the need for creating a mucous fistula...
  16. pmc Thyroid surgery in the elderly: a comparative experience of 400 patients from an Italian university hospital
    Silvestro Canonico
    Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Int Surg 99:523-7. 2014
    ..Age did not increase likeliness of worse outcomes in patients receiving thyroid surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Relatives of Crohn's disease patients and breast cancer: an overlooked condition
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Int J Surg 12:S156-8. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Effects of a new pocket device for negative pressure wound therapy on surgical wounds of patients affected with Crohn's disease: a pilot trial
    Gianluca Pellino
    1Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Surg Innov 21:204-12. 2014
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to compare a portable device for negative pressure wound therapy (PICO, Smith & Nephew, London, UK) to conventional gauze dressings in patients undergoing surgery for stricturing CD...
  19. doi request reprint Transtube exploration with flexible bronchoscope to extract trapped abdominal drains
    Guido Sciaudone
    General Surgery Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 23:362-4. 2013
    ..This unconventional technique could be useful before advocating surgery, provided the patient is suitable for this transtube drain removal by excluding entrapment of pelvic structure inside the tube...
  20. doi request reprint Sutureless fixation with fibrin glue of lightweight mesh in open inguinal hernia repair: effect on postoperative pain: a double-blind, randomized trial versus standard heavyweight mesh
    Silvestro Canonico
    Unit of General and Geriatric Surgery, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Surgery 153:126-30. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Disseminated Cryptococcus neoformans infection and Crohn's disease in an immunocompetent patient
    Guido Sciaudone
    I Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 5:60-3. 2011
    ..Diagnosis and therapy of cryptococcosis infection in patient with Crohn's disease are herein discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Prophylactic negative pressure wound therapy in colorectal surgery. Effects on surgical site events: current status and call to action
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Updates Surg 67:235-45. 2015
    ..Some explicative real life cases are presented. ..
  23. doi request reprint Effect of Surgery on Health-Related Quality of Life of Patients With Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 58:753-61. 2015
    ..Local recurrences of rectal cancer are best treated with surgical resection. Health-related quality of life is an important outcome measure in rectal cancer, but it has been poorly investigated in local recurrences...
  24. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative biologic drugs on complications and function after restorative proctocolectomy with primary ileal pouch formation: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Francesco Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 21:79-92. 2015
    ..Our aim was to determine the impact of IFX on pouch-related postoperative complications in patients with UC undergoing surgery with primary ileal pouch-anal anastomosis...
  25. doi request reprint Delayed diagnosis is influenced by the clinical pattern of Crohn's disease and affects treatment outcomes and quality of life in the long term: a cross-sectional study of 361 patients in Southern Italy
    Gianluca Pellino
    aSurgery Unit bGastroenterology Unit, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Referral Centre, Department of Medical, Surgical, NeuroLogic, Metabolic and Ageing Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:175-81. 2015
    ..Three patterns of Crohn's disease (CD) have been described. Our aim was to investigate for differences in diagnostic delay between patterns of CD, and differences in treatment outcomes, need for surgery and quality of life (QoL)...
  26. pmc Role of ileostomy in restorative proctocolectomy
    Gianluca Pellino
    Gianluca Pellino, Guido Sciaudone, Silvestro Canonico, Francesco Selvaggi, Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, 42 80122 Naples, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 18:1703-7. 2012
    ..Surgery in elective settings is often performed in 2 stages, fashioning an ileostomy which is closed 2-3-mo later. It is still debated whether omitting ileostomy could offer advantages in the management of patients undergoing RP...
  27. doi request reprint Systematic review of cuff and pouch cancer in patients with ileal pelvic pouch for ulcerative colitis
    Francesco Selvaggi
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 20:1296-308. 2014
    ..Since 1990, pouch-related adenocarcinomas have been described. The aim of this study was to review the literature to evaluate the burden of this complication, seeking for risk factors, prevention, and ideal management...
  28. ncbi request reprint The role of scintigraphic defecography in the assessment of bowel function after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Francesco Selvaggi
    Division of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 21:448-52. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the efficiency of defecation in patients with ileal pouch for ulcerative colitis by using the mean of scintigraphic defecography...
  29. doi request reprint Evaluation of Quantitative PET/MR Enterography Biomarkers for Discrimination of Inflammatory Strictures from Fibrotic Strictures in Crohn Disease
    Onofrio A Catalano
    From the Department of Radiology, University of Naples Parthenope, Via Acton 18, Naples, NA 80113, Italy O A C, A S Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, Mass M S G, D G Department of Nuclear Medicine, SDN IRCC, Naples, Italy E N, M S Department of Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy F S, G P Departments of Nuclear Medicine A C and Radiology A L, M C, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy Department of Radiology, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging B R R, M G V and MGH Biostatistics Center M G V, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University Medical School, Charlestown, Mass
    Radiology 278:792-800. 2016
    ..A hybrid biomarker that incorporates both MR and PET information performed better for stricture evaluation than either modality alone. (©) RSNA, 2015. ..
  30. doi request reprint The image of surgical infection: hidradenitis suppurativa and Ancylostoma braziliense
    Guido Sciaudone
    I Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:217-8. 2008
  31. doi request reprint Outcomes of salvage surgery for ileal pouch complications and dysfunctions. the experience of a referral centre and review of literature
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 9:548-57. 2015
    ..5 and 15%. Salvage surgery aims to preserve the pouch and transanal evacuation. We report our experience with salvage, review the outcomes of revisional pouch surgery, and propose a classification of pouch dysfunction...
  32. pmc Surgical treatment of perianal fistulizing Crohn's disease: from lay-open to cell-based therapy--an overview
    Gianluca Pellino
    Unit of General Surgery, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138 Naples, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:146281. 2014
    ..Perianal Crohn's disease (CD) can be challenging. Despite the high incidence of fistulizing CD, literature lacks clear guidelines. Several medical, surgical, and combined treatment modalities have been proposed, but evidences are scarce...