Experts and Doctors on middle aged in Italy


Locale: Italy
Topic: middle aged

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  1. Cenacchi G, Giangaspero F, Cerasoli S, Manetto V, Martinelli G. Ultrastructural characterization of oligodendroglial-like cells in central nervous system tumors. Ultrastruct Pathol. 1996;20:537-47 pubmed
    ..The electron microscopic analysis can provide a more precise diagnosis of these OLC-containing tumors despite their uniform morphological appearance. ..
  2. Pisanu A, Cois A, Uccheddu A. Surgical treatment of perforated diverticular disease: evaluation of factors predicting prognosis in the elderly. Int Surg. 2004;89:35-8 pubmed
    ..In the elderly, prognosis is strongly related to duration of symptoms, and treatment delay is caused by late hospitalization because of a low sensibility to the disease symptoms in old people. ..
  3. Colucci S, Brunetti G, Cantatore F, Oranger A, Mori G, Quarta L, et al. Lymphocytes and synovial fluid fibroblasts support osteoclastogenesis through RANKL, TNFalpha, and IL-7 in an in vitro model derived from human psoriatic arthritis. J Pathol. 2007;212:47-55 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that fibroblasts, B and T lymphocytes support OC formation by producing RANKL, TNFalpha, and IL-7, contributing to the aggressive bone resorption in PsA patients. ..
  4. Russo G, Horvath K, di Benedetto A, Giandalia A, Cucinotta D, Asztalos B. Influence of menopause and cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) TaqIB polymorphism on lipid profile and HDL subpopulations distribution in women with and without type 2 diabetes. Atherosclerosis. 2010;210:294-301 pubmed publisher
    ..Type 2 diabetes is associated with a more atherogenic lipid profile; the CETP TaqIB variant may partly prevent these modifications in diabetic women with a milder degree of insulin resistance and its related disorders. ..
  5. Tortorella C, Ottolenghi A, Moretti A, Jirillo E, Antonaci S. Thymostimulin administration modulates polymorph metabolic pathway in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 1992;14:421-37 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, COPD subjects exhibited a significant improvement of their clinical status as assessed during a one-year followup. All together, these findings suggest a potential role for thymostimulin in the treatment of COPD patients. ..
  6. Fraschini F, Scaglione F, Falchi M, Nebuloni R, Zampella K, Saudelli M, et al. Kinetic profile of miocamycin in middle ear fluid and mucosa. Acta Otolaryngol. 1991;111:756-61 pubmed
    ..At the following experimental times of withdrawal, the miocamycin concentration in mucosa specimens, as well as in MEF samples, proved to be markedly higher than values simultaneously found in serum. ..
  7. Iezzi G, Rubini C, Fioroni M, Piattelli A. Oral focal mucinosis of the gingiva: case report. J Periodontol. 2001;72:1100-2 pubmed
    ..The lesion underwent a biopsy, and the final microscopic diagnosis was oral focal mucinosis. It must be stressed that in most focal gingival lesions, a preoperative diagnosis can be almost impossible. ..
  8. Ena P, Sechi L, Saccabusi S, Molicotti P, Lorrai M, Siddi M, et al. Rapid identification of cutaneous infections by nontubercular mycobacteria by polymerase chain reaction-restriction analysis length polymorphism of the hsp65 gene. Int J Dermatol. 2001;40:495-9 pubmed
    ..We used PCR-PCA to identify mycobacteria grown in liquid media; the time of identification of mycobacteria was shortened relative to conventional methods. ..
  9. Bono A, Bartoli C, Baldi M, Moglia D, Santoro N, Tomatis S, et al. Narrower surgical margins might be sufficient in invasive horizontal growth phase melanoma. Tumori. 2004;90:464-6 pubmed
    ..Consequently, some of us have started to treat these lesions with very limited surgical margins, assuming that in terms of biological behavior this type of melanoma is more similar to an in situ than an invasive lesion...

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  1. Bernante P, Francini Pesenti F, Toniato A, Zangrandi F, Pomerri F, Pelizzo M. Obstructive symptoms associated with the 9.75-cm Lap-Band in the first 24 hours using the pars flaccida approach. Obes Surg. 2005;15:357-60 pubmed
  2. Spinola M, Leoni V, Pignatiello C, Conti B, Ravagnani F, Pastorino U, et al. Functional FGFR4 Gly388Arg polymorphism predicts prognosis in lung adenocarcinoma patients. J Clin Oncol. 2005;23:7307-11 pubmed
    ..1 to 2.3; P = .008). In healthy lungs, FGFR4 did not show allele-specific expression and mRNA levels were not associated with genotype. This study suggests that FGFR4 Gly388Arg polymorphism may predict prognosis in lung adenocarcinoma. ..
  3. Specchio L, Gambardella A, Giallonardo A, Michelucci R, Specchio N, Boero G, et al. Open label, long-term, pragmatic study on levetiracetam in the treatment of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2006;71:32-9 pubmed
    ..Five patients complained of side effects. This open-label study suggests levetiracetam may be effective and well tolerated in resistant cases of JME or may become a reasonable alternative to valproate in newly diagnosed patients. ..
  4. Carmignani L, Salvioni R, Gadda F, Colecchia M, Gazzano G, Torelli T, et al. Long-term followup and clinical characteristics of testicular Leydig cell tumor: experience with 24 cases. J Urol. 2006;176:2040-3; discussion 2043 pubmed
    ..We performed a retrospective multicenter evaluation of clinical and histological characteristics as well as followup of Leydig cell tumors...
  5. Trecate G, Vergnaghi D, Manoukian S, Bergonzi S, Scaperrotta G, Marchesini M, et al. MRI in the early detection of breast cancer in women with high genetic risk. Tumori. 2006;92:517-23 pubmed
  6. Mata S, Corzani S, Biagiotti R, Piacentini S, Siracusa G, Giudizi M, et al. Influence of impaired T- and B-cell compartments on efficacy of IVIg in dysimmune neuropathies. Eur J Neurol. 2007;14:1147-53 pubmed
    ..In DN, whereas T-cell number is reduced, activated T and B cells are increased, thus suggesting an intrinsic defect of the immune response. ..
  7. Messina G, Colombo E, Cassinerio E, Ferri F, Curti R, Altamura C, et al. Psychosocial aspects and psychiatric disorders in young adult with thalassemia major. Intern Emerg Med. 2008;3:339-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Relying on these data, it was concluded that medical therapy of these patients should be supported with psychological aid and psychiatric treatment. ..
  8. Benedetti S, Canino C, Tonti G, Medda V, Calcaterra P, Nappi G, et al. Biomarkers of oxidation, inflammation and cartilage degradation in osteoarthritis patients undergoing sulfur-based spa therapies. Clin Biochem. 2010;43:973-8 pubmed publisher
  9. Pucciarelli S, Del Bianco P, Efficace F, Serpentini S, Capirci C, De Paoli A, et al. Patient-reported outcomes after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for rectal cancer: a multicenter prospective observational study. Ann Surg. 2011;253:71-7 pubmed publisher
    ..001) with major clinically meaningful changes between baseline and 1 year after treatment. These findings add to the body of evidence available regarding pCRT and help clinicians to make more informed treatment decisions. ..
  10. Podda M, Luksch R, Polastri D, Gandola L, Piva L, Collini P, et al. Neuroblastoma in patients over 12 years old: a 20-year experience at the Istituto Nazionale Tumori of Milan. Tumori. 2010;96:684-9 pubmed
    ..As neuroblastoma is rare in adolescents and exceedingly rare in adults, few series are reported in the literature. In the present study, we analyzed the outcomes and clinical characteristics of a mono-institutional series...
  11. Casonato A, Sponga S, Pontara E, Cattini M, Basso C, Thiene G, et al. von Willebrand factor abnormalities in aortic valve stenosis: Pathophysiology and impact on bleeding. Thromb Haemost. 2011;106:58-66 pubmed publisher
  12. Carta M, Mura G, Lecca M, Moro M, Bhat K, Angermeyer M, et al. Decreases in depression over 20 years in a mining area of Sardinia: due to selective migration?. J Affect Disord. 2012;141:255-60 pubmed publisher
    ..However, due to certain limitations of this study, this hypothesis may be considered from a heuristic perspective. ..
  13. Corbo G, Inchingolo R, Sgueglia G, Lanza G, Valente S. C-reactive protein, lung hyperinflation and heart rate variability in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease --a pilot study. COPD. 2013;10:200-7 pubmed publisher
    ..At rest and during submaximal exercise, COPD patients with moderate and severe disease had an abnormal cardiac autonomic modulation which was related to both systemic inflammation and lung function impairment. ..
  14. Francisci S, Guzzinati S, Mezzetti M, Crocetti E, Giusti F, Miccinesi G, et al. Cost profiles of colorectal cancer patients in Italy based on individual patterns of care. BMC Cancer. 2013;13:329 pubmed publisher
  15. Danese E, Fava C, Beltrame F, Tavella D, Calabria S, Benati M, et al. Relationship between pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of clopidogrel in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: comparison between vasodilator-stimulated phosphoprotein phosphorylation assay and multiple electrode aggregometry. J Thromb Haemost. 2016;14:282-93 pubmed publisher
    ..VASP-P could be useful in studies aimed at investigating relations between CAM bioavailability and clinical events. ..
  16. Ghezzi A, Mutta E, Bianchi F, Bonavita S, Buttari F, Caramma A, et al. Diagnostic tools for assessment of urinary dysfunction in MS patients without urinary disturbances. Neurol Sci. 2016;37:437-42 pubmed publisher
    ..5%, χ(2) = 56.9, p < 0.00001), and a longer disease duration (15.7 ± 7.3 vs. 9.1 ± 7.1, t = 5.7, p < 0.00001). Asymptomatic LUTS were frequent but none of the tests used permitted to better identify asymptomatic patients. ..
  17. Araki T, Ikeda N, Shukla D, Londhe N, Shrivastava V, Banchhor S, et al. A new method for IVUS-based coronary artery disease risk stratification: A link between coronary & carotid ultrasound plaque burdens. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2016;124:161-79 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first system of its kind for risk stratification as a screening tool to prevent excessive cost burden and better patients' cardiovascular disease management, while validating our two hypotheses. ..
  18. Vitali M, Canevari F, Cattalani A, Grasso V, Somma T, Barbanera A. Direct fascia lata reconstruction to reduce donor site morbidity in endoscopic endonasal extended surgery: a pilot study. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2016;144:59-63 pubmed publisher
    ..These are promising results. However further studies are needed to see this technique approved. ..
  19. Giarin M, Giaccone L, Sorasio R, Sfiligoi C, Amoroso B, Cavallo F, et al. Serum free light chain ratio, total kappa/lambda ratio, and immunofixation results are not prognostic factors after stem cell transplantation for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Clin Chem. 2009;55:1510-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our analysis with a small cohort of patients did not show a significant impact of achieving complete response (CR) or stringent CR on patient survival. ..
  20. Ghigo E, Biller B, Colao A, Kourides I, Rajicic N, Hutson R, et al. Comparison of pegvisomant and long-acting octreotide in patients with acromegaly naïve to radiation and medical therapy. J Endocrinol Invest. 2009;32:924-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Pegvisomant had a more favorable effect on parameters of glycemic control. ..
  21. Padua L, Insola A, LoMonaco M, Denaro F, Padua R, Tonali P. A case of Guyon syndrome with neuroapraxic block resolved after surgical decompression. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol. 1998;109:191-3 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, no cases of Guyon syndrome with neuroapraxic block are reported in the literature...
  22. Ghia P, Strola G, Granziero L, Geuna M, Guida G, Sallusto F, et al. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia B cells are endowed with the capacity to attract CD4+, CD40L+ T cells by producing CCL22. Eur J Immunol. 2002;32:1403-13 pubmed
  23. Venanzoni M, Giunta S, Muraro G, Storari L, Crescini C, Mazzucchelli R, et al. Apolipoprotein E expression in localized prostate cancers. Int J Oncol. 2003;22:779-86 pubmed
    ..Prostatic intraepithelial neoplasias (PINs) adjacent to clinically manifested cancer were positive whereas more distant PINs were negative for ApoE. ApoE may represent a marker of more aggressive cells in human prostate cancers. ..
  24. Leonardi A, Busca F, Tavolato M, Secchi A. The anti-allergic effects of a cromolyn sodium-chlorpheniramine combination compared to ketotifen in the conjunctival allergen challenge model. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2003;13:128-33 pubmed
    ..05% on the clinical allergic reaction induced by the conjunctival allergen challenge (CAC)...
  25. Trevisani M, Amadesi S, Schmidlin F, Poblete M, Bardella E, Maggiore B, et al. Bradykinin B2 receptors mediate contraction in the normal and inflamed human gallbladder in vitro. Gastroenterology. 2003;125:126-35 pubmed
    ..All the components of the kinin system are expressed in the human gallbladder. Bradykinin is a powerful spasmogen via B(2) receptor activation in the normal and, especially, in the inflamed human gallbladder. ..
  26. Mastropasqua M, Maiorano E, Pruneri G, Orvieto E, Mazzarol G, Vento A, et al. Immunoreactivity for c-kit and p63 as an adjunct in the diagnosis of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast. Mod Pathol. 2005;18:1277-82 pubmed
    ..Our data provide evidence that immunoreactivity for c-kit and/or p63 may be useful in differentiating adenoid cystic carcinomas from other types of breast cancer. ..
  27. Coruzzi P, Parati G, Brambilla L, Brambilla V, Gualerzi M, Novarini A, et al. Effects of salt sensitivity on neural cardiovascular regulation in essential hypertension. Hypertension. 2005;46:1321-6 pubmed
  28. Florena A, Tripodo C, Porcasi R, Ingrao S, Fadda M, De Cantis S, et al. Immunophenotypic profile and role of adhesion molecules in splenic marginal zone lymphoma with bone marrow involvement. Leuk Lymphoma. 2006;47:49-57 pubmed
    ..E-selectin, L-selectin and beta-1 integrin proved constantly negative. These data suggest that different expression of AM can influence the modality of BM infiltration in SMZL. ..
  29. Conigliaro R, Camellini L, Zuliani C, Sassatelli R, Mortilla M, Bertoni G, et al. Clearance of irretrievable bile duct and pancreatic duct stones by extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, using a transportable device: effectiveness and medium-term results. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2006;40:213-9 pubmed
    ..The use of a transportable ESWL generator may be a valuable option in centers, while ensuring a sufficient proficiency in biliary endoscopy. ..
  30. Sodi A, Ioannidis A, Mehta A, Davey C, Beck M, Pitz S. Ocular manifestations of Fabry's disease: data from the Fabry Outcome Survey. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91:210-4 pubmed
    ..The presence of cornea verticillata is a useful aid in the diagnosis of Fabry's disease, as it is often present at the time of diagnosis. Vessel tortuosity may have some predictive value for systemic involvement. ..
  31. Macchi A, Ardito F, Marchese A, Schito G, Fadda G. Efficacy of N-acetyl-cysteine in combination with thiamphenicol in sequential (intramuscular/aerosol) therapy of upper respiratory tract infections even when sustained by bacterial biofilms. J Chemother. 2006;18:507-13 pubmed
    ..Very few adverse events attributable to TGA were reported in this cohort of patients. In no case was discontinuation of treatment deemed necessary by the attending physician...
  32. Pucci L, Geppetti A, Maggini V, Lucchesi D, Maria Rossi A, Longo V. CYP1A2 F21L and F186L polymorphisms in an Italian population sample. Drug Metab Pharmacokinet. 2007;22:220-2 pubmed
    ..Thus, this study supports the view that ethnicity is a relevant factor to be carefully considered in pharmacogenetic studies. ..
  33. Bonato M, Priftis K, Marenzi R, Zorzi M. Modulation of hemispatial neglect by directional and numerical cues in the line bisection task. Neuropsychologia. 2008;46:426-33 pubmed
    ..The increased variability in line bisection performance is consistent with the "indifference zone" theory and it appears to be a subtle but stable marker of neglect. ..
  34. Capsoni F, Ongari A, Frigerio E, Taglioni M, Altomare G. Effect of Efalizumab on neutrophil and monocyte functions in patients with psoriasis. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2008;21:437-45 pubmed
    ..Our findings suggest that neutrophils and monocytes may be among the targets of efalizumab activity in patients with psoriasis. ..
  35. Barboro P, Repaci E, Rubagotti A, Salvi S, Boccardo S, Spina B, et al. Heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein K: altered pattern of expression associated with diagnosis and prognosis of prostate cancer. Br J Cancer. 2009;100:1608-16 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our findings suggest that hnRNP K has potential implications at the diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic levels in PCa. ..
  36. Braga M, Ljungqvist O, Soeters P, Fearon K, Weimann A, Bozzetti F. ESPEN Guidelines on Parenteral Nutrition: surgery. Clin Nutr. 2009;28:378-86 pubmed publisher
    ..In those patients who are unable to be fed via the enteral route after surgery, and in whom total or near total parenteral nutrition is required, a full range of vitamins and trace elements should be supplemented on a daily basis. ..
  37. Caputi L, Carriero M, Falcone C, Parati E, Piotti P, Materazzo C, et al. Transcranial Doppler and transesophageal echocardiography: comparison of both techniques and prospective clinical relevance of transcranial Doppler in patent foramen ovale detection. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2009;18:343-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The combination of cTEE and cTCD could be considered the real gold standard for PFO in the near future. ..
  38. Monticone M, Baiardi P, Nava T, Rocca B, Foti C. The Italian version of the Sickness Impact Profile-Roland Scale for chronic pain: cross-cultural adaptation, reliability, validity and sensitivity to change. Disabil Rehabil. 2011;33:1299-305 pubmed publisher
    ..The measure can be recommended for use in research and clinical practice to improve the assessment of physical dysfunction in subjects with chronic pain. ..
  39. Trabattoni D, Fabbiocchi F, Montorsi P, Galli S, Teruzzi G, Grancini L, et al. Sustained long-term benefit of patent foramen ovale closure on migraine. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2011;77:570-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Percutaneous PFO closure in migraineurs may provide beneficial mid-term and long-term results, with significant reduction in the intensity and frequency of headache symptoms. ..
  40. Crisafulli C, Chiesa A, Han C, Lee S, Park M, Balzarro B, et al. Case-control association study for 10 genes in patients with schizophrenia: influence of 5HTR1A variation rs10042486 on schizophrenia and response to antipsychotics. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2012;262:199-205 pubmed publisher
    ..However, taking into account the several limitations of our study, further research is needed to draw more definitive conclusions. ..
  41. Migliardi G, Sassi F, Torti D, Galimi F, Zanella E, Buscarino M, et al. Inhibition of MEK and PI3K/mTOR suppresses tumor growth but does not cause tumor regression in patient-derived xenografts of RAS-mutant colorectal carcinomas. Clin Cancer Res. 2012;18:2515-25 pubmed publisher
    ..However, data offer cautionary evidence against the occurrence of durable responses. ..
  42. Matei D, Renne G, Pimentel M, Sandri M, Zorzino L, Botteri E, et al. Neuroendocrine differentiation in castration-resistant prostate cancer: a systematic diagnostic attempt. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2012;10:164-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Further investigations are required to validate this panel and better characterize potential responders to targeted therapy. ..
  43. Zanini B, Ricci C, Bandera F, Caselani F, Magni A, Laronga A, et al. Incidence of post-infectious irritable bowel syndrome and functional intestinal disorders following a water-borne viral gastroenteritis outbreak. Am J Gastroenterol. 2012;107:891-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study provides evidence that Norovirus GE leads to the development of PI-IBS in a substantial proportion of patients (13%), similar to that reported after bacterial GE. ..
  44. Bertuccio P, Bosetti C, Malvezzi M, Levi F, Chatenoud L, Negri E, et al. Trends in mortality from leukemia in Europe: an update to 2009 and a projection to 2012. Int J Cancer. 2013;132:427-36 pubmed publisher
    ..7 to 3.2/100,000 females in the USA and from 3.9 to 3.5/100,000 males and from 2.5 to 2.0/100,000 females in Japan. Projected overall rates in the EU at 2012 are 4.3/100,000 males (-11% compared to 2007) and 2.6/100,000 females (-12%). ..
  45. Costantini E, Lazzeri M, Pistolesi D, Del Zingaro M, Frumenzio E, Boni A, et al. Morphological changes of bladder mucosa in patients who underwent instillation with combined sodium hyaluronic acid-chondroitin sulphate (Ialuril®). Urol Int. 2013;91:81-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In the other patients, when macroscopic features of the bladder mucosa normalized, the clinical picture improved. GAGs therapy by HA and CS (Ialuril) improves the morphology of bladder mucosa in patients with rUTI or BPS/IC. ..
  46. Asciutto R, Lugo A, Pacifici R, Colombo P, Rota M, La Vecchia C, et al. The Particular Story of Italians' Relation with Alcohol: Trends in Individuals' Consumption by Age and Beverage Type. Alcohol Alcohol. 2016;51:347-53 pubmed publisher
    ..This may be due to anti-alcohol policies, programs and campaigns adopted and developed over the last decade. It also reflects socio-cultural changes in drinking, particularly in younger generations. ..
  47. Di Domenico F, Pupo G, Giraldo E, Badìa M, Monllor P, Lloret A, et al. Oxidative signature of cerebrospinal fluid from mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer disease patients. Free Radic Biol Med. 2016;91:1-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of early markers of AD that may be detected peripherally may open new prospective for biomarker studies. ..
  48. Pelo S, Gasparini G, Garagiola U, Cordaro M, Di Nardo F, Staderini E, et al. Surgery-first orthognathic approach vs traditional orthognathic approach: Oral health-related quality of life assessed with 2 questionnaires. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2017;152:250-254 pubmed publisher
    ..Surgeons should consider the possibility of a surgery-first approach to prevent this occurrence. ..
  49. Sanfilippo M, Fierro G, Vilardi V, Rosa G, De Gregorio A, Gasparetto A. Clinical evaluation of different doses of pipecuronium bromide during nitrous-oxide-fentanyl anaesthesia in adult surgical patients. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 1992;9:49-53 pubmed
    ..TOF ratio was significant only 2 min after edrophonium administration in Group A patients. Variations of heart rate and blood pressure were not significant. ..
  50. Martignoni E, Pacchetti C, Sibilla L, Bruggi P, Pedevilla M, Nappi G. Dihydroergocryptine in the treatment of Parkinson's disease: a six months' double-blind clinical trial. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1991;14:78-83 pubmed
    ..The authors demonstrate the efficacy and the good tolerability of DEK as a new DA agonist drug that can be added to LD in the treatment of parkinsonian patients. ..
  51. Papagno C, Capitani E. Proper name anomia: a case with sparing of the first-letter knowledge. Neuropsychologia. 1998;36:669-79 pubmed
    ..Moreover, the qualitative similarity between errors observed with proper names and with names of animate objects suggests that the production of names belonging to these classes may conform, at least in part, to analogous algorithms...
  52. Buemi M, Floccari F, Di Pasquale G, Cutroneo G, Sturiale A, Aloisi C, et al. AQP1 in red blood cells of uremic patients during hemodialytic treatment. Nephron. 2002;92:846-52 pubmed
    ..63, p < 0.05) between plasma AVP concentrations and plasma osmolality. The variations found in plasma osmolarity during hemodialysis, may induce AQP1 expression on the membrane of intact red blood cells. ..
  53. Grieco A, Cavallaro A, Potenza A, Mule A, Tarquini E, Miele L, et al. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) and ulcerative colitis. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2002;21:617-20 pubmed
    ..This report describes a GIST in a patient with extensive UC, which was in remission at the time of diagnosis. To our knowledge, this is the first report of an association of this type. ..
  54. Filosso P, Donati G, Ruffini E, Croce S, Papotti M, Oliaro A, et al. Primary malignant melanoma of the bronchus intermedius. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;126:1215-7 pubmed
  55. Camposampiero D, Tiso R, Zanetti E, Ruzza A, Bruni A, Ponzin D. Improvement of human corneal endothelium in culture after prolonged hypothermic storage. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2003;13:745-51 pubmed
    ..These results may encourage the possibility of an eye bank to allocate the available cornea pool, thus decreasing the risk of discarding precious material. ..
  56. Bernardini F, de Conciliis C, Devoto M. Mini-invasive ptosis surgery. Orbit. 2006;25:111-5 pubmed
    ..We believe that, in a selected group of patients, a less invasive approach with an upper lid skin incision of only 0.8 cm is equally effective for the final result and offers several advantages compared to the traditional technique...
  57. Bianchi C, Penno G, Pancani F, Civitelli A, Piaggesi A, Caricato F, et al. Non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors contribute to peripheral arterial disease in patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2007;78:246-53 pubmed
    ..PAD prevalence is high in Type 2 diabetic patients. Non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors may be involved in the development of this complication. ..
  58. Ruzzo A, Canestrari E, Maltese P, Pizzagalli F, Graziano F, Santini D, et al. Polymorphisms in genes involved in DNA repair and metabolism of xenobiotics in individual susceptibility to sporadic diffuse gastric cancer. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2007;45:822-8 pubmed
    ..This study suggests that GSTP1 105A/G and GSTT1-null/positive genotypes might be associated with a reduced risk for sporadic diffuse gastric cancer. Clin Chem Lab Med 2007;45:822-8. ..
  59. Copetti R, Soldati G, Copetti P. Chest sonography: a useful tool to differentiate acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema from acute respiratory distress syndrome. Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2008;6:16 pubmed publisher
    ..In the critically ill the ultrasound demonstration of a dyshomogeneous AIS with spared areas, pleural line modifications and lung consolidations is strongly predictive, in an early phase, of non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema. ..
  60. Cugno M, Marzano A, Tedeschi A, Fanoni D, Venegoni L, Asero R. Expression of tissue factor by eosinophils in patients with chronic urticaria. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2009;148:170-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Eosinophils are the main source of TF in CU lesional skin. This finding highlights the role of these cells in the pathophysiology of CU and might pave the way for new therapeutic strategies. ..
  61. Basso C, Ronco F, Marcus F, Abudureheman A, Rizzo S, Frigo A, et al. Quantitative assessment of endomyocardial biopsy in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: an in vitro validation of diagnostic criteria. Eur Heart J. 2008;29:2760-71 pubmed publisher
    ..There is no diagnostic value of either septal or LV EMB. Cardiomyopathic changes of the myocytes also appear important for establishing a pathological diagnosis. ..
  62. Angelini C, Bello L, Spinazzi M, Ferrati C. Mitochondrial disorders of the nuclear genome. Acta Myol. 2009;28:16-23 pubmed
    ..Future developments will show that many neurodegenerative disorders are due to mutations of nuclear genes controlling mitochondrial function, fusion and fission. ..
  63. Angiero F, Gatta L, Seramondi R, Berenzi A, Benetti A, Magistro S, et al. Frequency and role of HPV in the progression of epithelial dysplasia to oral cancer. Anticancer Res. 2010;30:3435-40 pubmed
    ..The virus may play an etiological role in carcinogenesis in the oral cavity. The association between HPV and p16 overexpression suggests a molecular mechanism similar to that found in cervical cancer. ..
  64. Graziani G, Calvetta A, Cucchiari D, Valaperta S, Montanelli A. Life-threatening hypercalcemia in patients with rhabdomyolysis-induced oliguric acute renal failure. J Nephrol. 2011;24:128-31 pubmed
    ..We would like to emphasize the danger of sudden death that may occur in the recovery phase of rhabdomyolysis-induced ARF when the physician might be wrongly convinced that the major risks have disappeared. ..
  65. Licciulli S, Luise C, Scafetta G, Capra M, Giardina G, Nuciforo P, et al. Pirin inhibits cellular senescence in melanocytic cells. Am J Pathol. 2011;178:2397-406 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that PIR may have a relevant role in melanoma progression. ..
  66. Guglielmelli P, Biamonte F, Score J, Hidalgo Curtis C, Cervantes F, Maffioli M, et al. EZH2 mutational status predicts poor survival in myelofibrosis. Blood. 2011;118:5227-34 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that EZH2 mutations are independently associated with shorter survival in patients with PMF...
  67. Carrara G, Carapelli C, Venturi F, Ferraris M, Lequio L, Chio A, et al. A distinct MR imaging phenotype in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: correlation between T1 magnetization transfer contrast hyperintensity along the corticospinal tract and diffusion tensor imaging analysis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012;33:733-9 pubmed publisher
    ..T1 MTC hyperintense signal intensity in the CST and posterior CC, when present, is specific for ALS and represents, among patients with ALS, a possible distinct phenotype of presentation of the disease with prominent UMN involvement. ..
  68. Barresi V, Leni A, Tuccari G, Barresi G. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) immunohistochemical expression in follicular cell-derived thyroid tumors: a novel diagnostic tool?. Histol Histopathol. 2012;27:329-36 pubmed publisher
    ..Hence assessment of its expression might be of use with respect to differential diagnosis from follicular benign neoplasias. ..
  69. Vinceti M, Crespi C, Malagoli C, Bottecchi I, Ferrari A, Sieri S, et al. A case-control study of the risk of cutaneous melanoma associated with three selenium exposure indicators. Tumori. 2012;98:287-95 pubmed publisher
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