Gianpiero Tamburrini

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring in non-traumatic pediatric neurosurgical diseases
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 10:MT53-63. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Subdural hygroma: an unwanted result of Sylvian arachnoid cyst marsupialization
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:159-65. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Large cerebral cavernoma mimicking a brain tumor
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, I 00100 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:105-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:292-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Infantile myofibromatosis of the central nervous system
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:650-4. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Identification of thymosins β4 and β 10 in paediatric craniopharyngioma cystic fluid
    Claudia Desiderio
    Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:951-60. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The use of a reconstituted collagen foil dura mater substitute in paediatric neurosurgical procedures--experience in 47 patients
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Br J Neurosurg 24:51-4. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Heralding cerebellar mutism: evidence for pre-surgical language impairment as primary risk factor in posterior fossa surgery
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Policlinic A Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Cerebellum 10:551-62. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Preoperative and postoperative neurological, neuropsychological and behavioral impairment in children with posterior cranial fossa astrocytomas and medulloblastomas: the role of the tumor and the impact of the surgical treatment
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Paediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:1173-88. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Mandibular alterations and facial lower third asymmetries in unicoronal synostosis
    Giulio Gasparini
    Maxillo Facial Surgery Unit, Complesso Integrato Columbus, Catholic University Medical School, Via Giuseppe Moscati 31 33, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:665-71. 2013

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring in non-traumatic pediatric neurosurgical diseases
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 10:MT53-63. 2004
    ..Parenchymal fiberoptic transducers have been shown to give reliable ICP readings; moreover, they present a relatively low rate of complications, are easily placed and, as they are solid state, they are not subject to obstruction...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subdural hygroma: an unwanted result of Sylvian arachnoid cyst marsupialization
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:159-65. 2003
    ..The present study was carried out to evaluate the significance of postoperative subdural hygromas in children with temporal arachnoid cysts, who have been treated with craniotomy and wide marsupialization of the cystic membrane...
  3. ncbi request reprint Large cerebral cavernoma mimicking a brain tumor
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, I 00100 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:105-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:292-7. 2003
    ..The history of this patient confirms that tumor residuals do not need complimentary treatment; indeed they do not usually grow and, as in our patient, they can spontaneously disappear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Infantile myofibromatosis of the central nervous system
    G Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:650-4. 2003
    ..Small lesions or tumor residuals in asymptomatic children without visceral involvement should be closely observed as first choice...
  6. doi request reprint Identification of thymosins β4 and β 10 in paediatric craniopharyngioma cystic fluid
    Claudia Desiderio
    Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:951-60. 2013
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  7. doi request reprint The use of a reconstituted collagen foil dura mater substitute in paediatric neurosurgical procedures--experience in 47 patients
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Br J Neurosurg 24:51-4. 2010
    ..We report our experience with a new collagen foil (TissuDura, Baxter Healthcare SA, Switzerland) utilized as dural substitute in paediatric neurosurgical procedures...
  8. doi request reprint Heralding cerebellar mutism: evidence for pre-surgical language impairment as primary risk factor in posterior fossa surgery
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Policlinic A Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Cerebellum 10:551-62. 2011
    ..In the present series, children with normal pre-operative language function did not develop post-operative mutism...
  9. doi request reprint Preoperative and postoperative neurological, neuropsychological and behavioral impairment in children with posterior cranial fossa astrocytomas and medulloblastomas: the role of the tumor and the impact of the surgical treatment
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Paediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:1173-88. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Mandibular alterations and facial lower third asymmetries in unicoronal synostosis
    Giulio Gasparini
    Maxillo Facial Surgery Unit, Complesso Integrato Columbus, Catholic University Medical School, Via Giuseppe Moscati 31 33, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:665-71. 2013
    ..The goal of this paper is to focus on the mandibular alterations, persisting after the early correction of anterior plagiocephaly during the first year of life...
  11. doi request reprint Development and validation of a capillary electrophoresis tandem mass spectrometry analytical method for the determination of Leu-Val-Val- and Val-Val-hemorphin-7 peptides in cerebrospinal fluid
    Mariangela Zeccola
    Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, c o Istituto di Biochimica e Biochimica Clinica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Chromatogr A 1267:170-7. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Lim mineralization protein is involved in the premature calvarial ossification in sporadic craniosynostoses
    Wanda Lattanzi
    Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Bone 52:474-84. 2013
    ..the molecular basis of the overactive osteogenic process may at least in part involve a deregulation of the LMP-related pathway in calvarial cells...
  13. doi request reprint Giant subcortical heterotopia involving the temporo-parieto-occipital region: a challenging cause of drug-resistant epilepsy
    Federica Novegno
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Epilepsy Res 87:88-94. 2009
    ..Patients affected by giant subcortical heterotopias can have a favourable prognosis after the surgical removal of the malformation, even following long-lasting epilepsy...
  14. doi request reprint Antibiotic impregnated external ventricular drainage and third ventriculostomy in the management of hydrocephalus associated with posterior cranial fossa tumours
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 150:1049-55; discussion 1055-6. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Sudden paraplegia in a case of apparently isolated frontal embryonal tumour with abundant neuropil and true rosettes
    Paolo Frassanito
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Br J Neurosurg 26:284-6. 2012
    ..The diagnosis of embryonal tumour with abundant neuropil and true rosettes was posed...
  16. doi request reprint Endoscopic third ventriculostomy for the management of Chiari I and related hydrocephalus: outcome and pathogenetic implications
    Luca Massimi
    Institute of Neurosurgery, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurgery 68:950-6. 2011
    ..Hydrocephalus affects 7% to 10% of patients with Chiari I malformation (CIM). It can be successfully treated by endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV), possibly improving related CIM and syringomyelia...
  17. doi request reprint The role of inflammation in the genesis of the cystic component of craniopharyngiomas
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Division of Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:1779-84. 2010
    ..Only a few studies have addressed the molecular characterization of the cyst fluid so far and the mechanisms of action of intracystic agents are not clearly understood yet...
  18. ncbi request reprint Late closure of the stoma by spreading of a periaqueductal glioma: an unusual failure of endoscopic third ventriculostomy. Case report
    Luca Massimi
    Pediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg 104:197-201. 2006
    ..The authors suggest tumor extension along the diencephalic neural pathways as the possible cause of ETV failure in this patient...
  19. doi request reprint Post-traumatic hydrocephalus is a contraindication for endoscopic third-ventriculostomy: isn't it?
    Pasquale De Bonis
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:9-12. 2013
    ..Post-traumatic hydrocephalus (PTH) is commonly considered as a relative contraindication for endoscopic third-ventriculostomy (ETV). However, few studies are available on this topic...
  20. doi request reprint Genetic basis of single-suture synostoses: genes, chromosomes and clinical implications
    Wanda Lattanzi
    Latium Musculoskeletal Tissue Bank, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1301-10. 2012
    ..The genetic causes of simple craniosynostosis are still largely unknown, as mutations in common craniosynostosis-associated genes and structural chromosomal aberrations have been rarely found in these cases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prolonged ICP monitoring in Sylvian arachnoid cysts
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Surg Neurol 60:211-8. 2003
    ..The present study was conducted to evaluate the usefulness of prolonged ICP recording in the preoperative work-up...
  22. doi request reprint The natural history of the Chiari Type I anomaly
    Federica Novegno
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli 1, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:179-87. 2008
    ..The decision of whether or not to operate is more difficult in these patients than in those with clear symptoms because of the lack of information about the natural course of this disease...
  23. doi request reprint Retrieval of ventricular catheter with the aid of endoscopy: technical note
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:71-4. 2008
    ..The removal of an unnecessary and no longer useful prosthetic device that is a possible focus of infection justifies endoscopic treatment, which, in this experience, is not associated with morbidity...
  24. doi request reprint Vertex scalp mass as presenting sign of a complex intracranial vascular malformation
    Luca Massimi
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:307-10. 2009
    ..The neuroimaging investigations pointed out a temporal AVM causing dilation of the intracranial sinuses and ectasia of the vein of the scalp; one of the veins was appreciable as a lump on the vertex...
  25. doi request reprint Long-term neuropsychological development in single-suture craniosynostosis treated early
    Daniela Chieffo
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:232-7. 2010
    ..The authors evaluated the results of complete cognitive function examinations in a series of 65 adolescents who had undergone surgery for sagittal or unicoronal craniosynostosis when they were younger than 1 year old...
  26. doi request reprint Endoscopic transventricular positioning of intracystic catheter for treatment of craniopharyngioma. Technical note
    Benedetta L Pettorini
    Pediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 4:245-8. 2009
    ..The authors' experience favors the use of neuroendoscopic positioning of intracystic catheters as safer than open and stereotactic approaches...
  27. doi request reprint Unilateral hyperplasia of the left posterior arch and associated vertebral schisis at C6 level
    Giuseppe Esposito
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 38:1191-5. 2009
    ..Only one previous study has reported a similar congenital anomaly, but it was limited to the left side of the spinous process...
  28. doi request reprint CSF otorrhea after anterior temporal craniotomy due to hyperpneumatization of the temporal bone
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:176-7. 2008
  29. doi request reprint Occipital sinus pericranii superseding both jugular veins: description of two rare pediatric cases
    Paolo Frassanito
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurgery 72:E1054-8; dicussion 1058. 2013
    ..The extracranial venous drainage of the brain is provided mainly by the jugular veins with the variable participation of extrajugular pathways...
  30. doi request reprint Isolated sagittal craniosynostosis: definition, classification, and surgical indications
    Luca Massimi
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1311-7. 2012
    ..On the other hand, the surgical correction may show a protective effect on some visual skills, like the ability to fix and follow, and the fixation shift...
  31. doi request reprint External craniofacial osteodistraction in complex craniosynostoses
    Giulio Gasparini
    Maxillo facial Surgery, Complesso Integrato Columbus, Catholic University Medical School, Via Giuseppe Moscati 31, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1565-70. 2012
    ..They also improve the cosmetic outcome...
  32. doi request reprint Anterior plagiocephaly: epidemiology, clinical findings,diagnosis, and classification. A review
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, A Gemelli Hospital, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1413-22. 2012
    ..Anterior plagiocephaly is the direct cause of oculomotor anomalies, with a characteristic strabismus, and of progressive asymmetrical maldevelopment of the face, craniovertebral junction, and cervical spine...
  33. doi request reprint Endoscopic septostomy through a standard precoronal ventricular access: feasibility and effectiveness
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:1517-22. 2012
    ..In particular, the choice of the ventricular access has been recently debated. We investigated the results of endoscopic septostomy performed through a standard precoronal ventricular access using a rigid endoscope...
  34. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid top-down proteomics evidenced the potential biomarker role of LVV- and VV-hemorphin-7 in posterior cranial fossa pediatric brain tumors
    Claudia Desiderio
    Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Rome, Italy
    Proteomics 12:2158-66. 2012
    ..These results ascribed a relevant biological role to LVV- and VV-h7 peptides in the disease and a strong potential as biomarkers. Their analysis in POST surgery CSF could be used to predict patient prognosis...
  35. doi request reprint Complications of delayed cranial repair after decompressive craniectomy in children less than 1 year old
    Paolo Frassanito
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Policlinic A Gemelli, Catholic Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:927-33. 2012
    ..However, only a few dedicated papers can be found in the literature...
  36. ncbi request reprint BaS analysis: a new cephalometric study for craniofacial malformations
    Sandro Pelo
    Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Medical School, Via G Moscati 31 33, Rome 00168, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:997-1006. 2009
    ..The authors present a new cephalometric technique that could be used as a more objective mean of follow-up evaluation of patients undergoing craniofacial advancement...
  37. doi request reprint Sudden onset of Chiari malformation Type I in previously asymptomatic patients
    Luca Massimi
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Neurosurgery, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 8:438-42. 2011
    ..All 3 patients showed a CM-I/syringomyelia complex at diagnosis, and all of them had a good neurological outcome after surgery despite the ominous clinical presentation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentation of intradural endodermal cysts in young children under 2 years of age. Report of two cases
    Federica Novegno
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 165:613-7. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a limited invasive scalp approach in the correction of sagittal craniosynostosis
    Luca Massimi
    Pediatrc Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:1389-401. 2007
    ..Mini-invasive approaches are particularly useful in the very young infant as they are associated with a minor surgical risk. Furthermore, they are weighted by a minor cosmetic impact related to a less extended surgical scar...
  40. doi request reprint Radiation-induced brain tumours after central nervous system irradiation in childhood: a review
    Benedetta Ludovica Pettorini
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Division of Paediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:793-805. 2008
    ..Age-related cerebral vulnerability could be a specific factor in the genesis of these complications...
  41. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of craniopharyngiomas--experience with a pediatric series
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:355-66. 2006
    ..In case of huge tumors involving the hypothalamus, a more conservative resection should be performed, followed by a 'wait and see' policy or possible radiotherapy...
  42. ncbi request reprint The role of limited posterior fossa craniectomy in the surgical treatment of Chiari malformation Type I: experience with a pediatric series
    Massimo Caldarelli
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg 106:187-95. 2007
    ..The authors report their experience with the surgical treatment of 30 pediatric patients with CM-I...
  43. ncbi request reprint Teaching NeuroImages: Postoperative bifocal stroke of the pontine tegmentum: Why don't you smile anymore?
    Paolo Frassanito
    From Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 82:e165-6. 2014
    ..1) We hypothesized a mechanism of postoperative spasm of long circumferential branches of the basilar artery. This mechanism should be considered in cases of postoperative neurologic deficits with delayed onset.(2.) ..
  44. doi request reprint Gene expression profiling in human craniosynostoses: a tool to investigate the molecular basis of suture ossification
    Camilla Bernardini
    Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo F Vito, 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1295-300. 2012
    ..A promising tool to investigate the molecular mechanisms that may orchestrate this event is the comparative analysis of suture- and synostosis-derived tissues and cells...
  45. doi request reprint Evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea in pediatric patients with facio-craniostenosis: a brief communication
    Giulio Gasparini
    Maxillo Facial Surgery Unit, Complesso Integrato Columbus, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Via Giuseppe Moscati 31 33, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1135-40. 2012
    ..This questionnaire is an improvement of the other anamnestic tests in the literature...
  46. doi request reprint Sylvian fissure arachnoid cysts: a survey on their diagnostic workout and practical management
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgery Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:593-604. 2008
    ..Surgical treatment is also controversial, pure, and assisted endoscopic cyst marsupialization having entered in the traditional debate between craniotomic and shunting approach..
  47. ncbi request reprint The role of endoscopic choroid plexus coagulation in the surgical management of bilateral choroid plexuses hyperplasia
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:605-8. 2006
    ..Endoscopic coagulation of the choroid plexuses has been recently proposed as an alternative to open surgical plexectomy. However, the effectiveness of the procedure in controlling CSF overproduction is still debated...
  48. doi request reprint Adult idiopathic occlusion of the foramina of Monro: diagnostic tools and therapy
    Pasquale De Bonis
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Neuroimaging 18:101-4. 2008
    ..The bilateral foramina of Monro occlusion is an extremely rare event in adults. To date, only six cases of adult hydrocephalus due to idiopatic obstruction of the bilateral foramina of Monro (including our patient) have been reported...
  49. doi request reprint The shell technique: bilateral fronto-orbital reshaping in trigonocephaly
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:2189-94. 2013
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Effects of nerve growth factor in experimental model of focal microgyria
    Antonio Chiaretti
    Department of Pediatric Neurosciences, Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University Medical School, Largo F Vito, 1 00168 Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:2117-22. 2011
    ..The effects on neural repair of intraparenchymal nerve growth factor (NGF) administration were evaluated in neonate Wistar rats with experimentally induced focal microgyria...
  51. doi request reprint Section of the filum terminale: is it worthwhile in Chiari type I malformation?
    Luca Massimi
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurosurgery, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S349-51. 2011
    ..On these grounds, a relationship between CIM and OTCS is hard to be demonstrated, (3) a subgroup of patients with CIM suffering from OTCS may exist and benefit from SFT...
  52. ncbi request reprint Lateral ventricle choroid plexus papilloma extending into the third ventricle
    Federico Di Rocco
    Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 40:314-6. 2004
  53. ncbi request reprint Spinal epidural angiolipoma complicated by an intratumoral abscess. Case report
    Gianpaolo Petrella
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg 103:166-9. 2005
    ..In contrast to previous descriptions, the acute onset in this case was related to a spontaneous intratumoral abscess within the tumor...
  54. ncbi request reprint Two newborn children with large hemorrhages from arteriovenous malformations
    Gianpiero Tamburrini
    Pediatric Neurosurgical Unit, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:164-5. 2002
  55. doi request reprint External hydrocephalus in discordant birth weight twins: a case report
    Francesca Gallini
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:337-40. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that EH may be part of neurologic morbidity in discordant birth weight twins and represents one of the potential complications to look for in the follow-up of these infants...
  56. doi request reprint Application of neuroendoscopy to intraventricular lesions
    Paolo Cappabianca
    Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Neurosurgery, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Neurosurgery 62:575-97; discussion 597-8. 2008
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Neurocutaneous melanosis
    Massimo Caldarelli
    J Neurosurg 103:382. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint Shunt dependency in shunted arachnoid cyst: a reason to avoid shunting
    Concezio Di Rocco
    Pediatr Neurosurg 38:164. 2003