Experts and Doctors on cavernous hemangioma in Italy
Topic: cavernous hemangioma
Ferroli P, Casazza M, Marras C, Mendola C, Franzini A, Broggi G. Cerebral cavernomas and seizures: a retrospective study on 163 patients who underwent pure lesionectomy. Neurol Sci. 2006;26:390-4 pubmed
Ferroli P, Sinisi M, Franzini A, Giombini S, Solero C, Broggi G. Brainstem cavernomas: long-term results of microsurgical resection in 52 patients. Neurosurgery. 2005;56:1203-12; discussion 1212-4 pubmed
..035). Surgical resection is recommended for superficial lesions and for lesions that can be reached through the anterolateral pontine surface. Surgery is also recommended for symptomatic cavernomas with a satellite subacute hematoma. ..
Brusati R, Goisis M, Biglioli F, M Guareschi -, Nucci P, Gianni A, et al
. Surgical approaches to cavernous haemangiomas of the orbit. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;45:457-62 pubmed
..An anterior approach was used in 3 patient with an anteriorly located cavernous haemangioma. We describe here the planning of surgical treatment based on the site of the lesion. ..
Bruni V, Pontello V, Dei M, Alessandrini M, Li Marzi V, Nicita G. Hemangioma of the clitoris presenting as clitoromegaly: a case report. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2009;22:e137-8 pubmed publisher
..A 20-year-old woman with massive clitoral enlargement is presented to discuss the differential diagnosis and the treatment of this condition. ..
Padolecchia R, Acerbi G, Puglioli M, Collavoli P, Ravelli V, Caciagli P. Epidural spinal cavernous hemangioma. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1998;23:1136-40 pubmed
..Five cases of epidural spinal cavernous hemangioma submitted to magnetic resonance imaging and surgery were reviewed...
Caruso G, Galarza M, Borghesi I, Pozzati E, Vitale M. Acute presentation of spinal epidural cavernous angiomas: case report. Neurosurgery. 2007;60:E575-6; discussion E576 pubmed
..It is more common for spinal epidural cavernous angiomas to present with slow and progressive myelopathy or radiculopathy. They seldom present with clinical evidence of acute spinal cord or nerve root compression...
Corsi A, Ingegnoli A, Abelli P, De Chiara F, Mancini C, Cavestro G, et al
. Imaging of a small bowel cavernous hemangioma: report of a case with emphasis on the use of computed tomography and enteroclysis. Acta Biomed. 2007;78:139-43 pubmed
..An abdominal CT scan (with intravenous contrast agent) depicted a pronounced contrast enhanced lesion arising from the front wall of a loop of the proximal ileum. Enteroclysis revealed a small intramural nodular defect...
Penco S, Ratti R, Bianchi E, Citterio A, Patrosso M, Marocchi A, et al
. Molecular screening test in familial forms of cerebral cavernous malformation: the impact of the Multiplex Ligation-dependent Probe Amplification approach. J Neurosurg. 2009;110:929-34 pubmed publisher
..Conclusions The identification of the molecular defect allows physicians to screen family members at risk and to identify affected individuals before the onset of clinical symptoms caused by the presence of lesions. ..
Esposito V, Paolini S, Morace R, Colonnese C, Venditti E, Calistri V, et al
. Intraoperative localization of subcortical brain lesions. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2008;150:537-42; discussion 543 pubmed publisher
..MRI-bct is a practical, time-saving neuronavigational aid ideal for localizing superficial lesions underlying the cerebral cortex because it unmistakably characterizes the adjacent sulcal anatomy. ..