Experts and Doctors on humans in Messina, Sicily, Italy


Locale: Messina, Sicily, Italy
Topic: humans

Top Publications

  1. Gaeta M, Mazziotti S, Minutoli F, Vinci S, Blandino A. Migrating transient bone marrow edema syndrome of the knee: MRI findings in a new case. Eur Radiol. 2002;12 Suppl 3:S40-2 pubmed
    ..Radiologists should be aware of this phenomenon in order to avoid an aggressive management of this self-limiting disease. ..
  2. Meduri A, Grenga P, Scorolli L, Ceruti P, Ferreri G. Role of cysteine in corneal wound healing after photorefractive keratectomy. Ophthalmic Res. 2009;41:76-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Our research showed that oral cysteine supplementation, in a daily dose of 200 mg, reduces mean corneal wound healing time in patients after PRK. ..
  3. Venza M, Catalano T, Visalli M, Venza I, Lentini M, Curia M, et al. Association of the DSS1 c.143G>A polymorphism with skin squamous cell carcinoma. J Invest Dermatol. 2010;130:1719-25 pubmed publisher
    ..These alterations could impair DSS1 function in DNA repair and may be implicated in skin cancer. ..
  4. De Luca F, Santucci S, Corica D, Pitrolo E, Romeo M, Aversa T. Hashimoto's thyroiditis in childhood: presentation modes and evolution over time. Ital J Pediatr. 2013;39:8 pubmed publisher
    ..Another possible even though unusual outcome of HT is the conversion to Graves' disease. ..
  5. Nicotina P, Romeo C, Arena S, Arena F, Maisano D, Zuccarello B. Immunoexpression of aquaporin-1 in adolescent varicocele testes: possible significance for fluid reabsorption. Urology. 2005;65:149-52 pubmed
    ..Immunocytochemical patterns revealed AQP-1 as a possible critical reabsorption factor, acting to reduce abnormal fluid retention in endotubular cells and the extracellular matrix and, to a lesser extent, in Leydig cells. ..
  6. La Torre D, de Divitiis O, Conti A, Angileri F, Cardali S, Aguennouz M, et al. Expression of telomeric repeat binding factor-1 in astroglial brain tumors. Neurosurgery. 2005;56:802-10 pubmed
    ..Our findings suggest that the loss of TRF1 expression capability, as a result of down-regulation of TRF1 expression in malignant gliomas cells, may play a role in the malignant progression of astroglial brain tumors. ..
  7. Mondello B, Pavia R, Ruggeri P, Barone M, Barresi P, Monaco M. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum: experience in 18 adult patients. Lung. 2007;185:9-14 pubmed
    ..SPM is an uncommon pathology with a usually benign course. The authors discuss SPM. A diagnostic algorithmic approach is necessary to rule out severe secondary entities and consequences that need urgent treatment...
  8. Della Rovere F, Granata A, Monaco M, Basile G. Phagocytosis of cancer cells by mast cells in breast cancer. Anticancer Res. 2009;29:3157-61 pubmed
    ..The cell nucleus soon degenerates to pyknosis and becomes no longer detectable. ..
  9. Italiano D, Grugno R, Calabrò R, Bramanti P, Di Maria F, Ferlazzo E. Recurrent occipital seizures misdiagnosed as status migrainosus. Epileptic Disord. 2011;13:197-201 pubmed publisher
    ..We herein describe a 35-year-old woman with recurrent occipital seizures, clinically presenting with intractable headache. EEG monitoring was crucial in order to reach the correct diagnosis. ..

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  1. Squadrito F, Marini H, Bitto A, Altavilla D, Polito F, Adamo E, et al. Genistein in the metabolic syndrome: results of a randomized clinical trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013;98:3366-74 pubmed publisher
    ..One year of treatment with genistein improves surrogate endpoints associated with risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women with MetS. ..
  2. Martino M, Recchia A, Fedele R, Neri S, Vincelli I, Moscato T, et al. The role of tandem stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma patients. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2016;16:515-34 pubmed publisher
    ..However, single or tandem ASCT are both appropriate options and participation in prospective clinical trials should be encouraged to resolve the debate in the era of novel agents for MM. ..
  3. Iatì G, Pontoriero A, Mondello S, Santacaterina A, Platania A, Frosina P, et al. Nodal Ratio as a Prognostic Factor in Patients with Four or More Positive Axillary Nodes Treated with Breast-conserving Therapy and Regional Nodal Irradiation. Anticancer Res. 2016;36:3549-54 pubmed
  4. Rossitto M, Manfre A, Scalisi M, Sergi B, Ardizzone A, Ciccolo A. Multiple treatment of gas gangrene at a rare anatomic location. Case report. Minerva Anestesiol. 2004;70:125-9 pubmed
    ..In accordance with international literature, excellent results have been obtained by adopting an early multiple therapy (including surgical debridement, intensive therapy, antibiotic treatment and hyperbaric oxygen treatment). ..
  5. Vaccaro M, Guarneri C, Blandino A. Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005;53:858-60 pubmed
  6. Barreca M, Ferro S, Rao A, De Luca L, Zappala M, Monforte A, et al. Pharmacophore-based design of HIV-1 integrase strand-transfer inhibitors. J Med Chem. 2005;48:7084-8 pubmed
    ..96. The resulting pharmacophore model guided the rational design of benzylindoles as new potent IN inhibitors, whose microwave-assisted synthesis and biological evaluation are reported. ..
  7. Calabrò R, Savica R, Lagana A, Magaudda A, Imbesi D, Gallitto G, et al. Status cataplecticus misdiagnosed as recurrent syncope. Neurol Sci. 2007;28:336-8 pubmed publisher
  8. Fazzari C, Fedele F, Pizzi G, Crisafulli C, Parisi A, Caruso R. Krukenberg tumour of the ovary: a case report with light microscopy, immunohistochemistry and electron microscopy study. Anticancer Res. 2008;28:1417-20 pubmed
  9. Venza M, Visalli M, Venza I, Torino C, Tripodo B, Melita R, et al. Altered binding of MYF-5 to FOXE1 promoter in non-syndromic and CHARGE-associated cleft palate. J Oral Pathol Med. 2009;38:18-23 pubmed publisher
  10. Bolignano D, Della Torre A, Lacquaniti A, Costantino G, Fries W, Buemi M. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels in patients with crohn disease undergoing treatment with infliximab. J Investig Med. 2010;58:569-71 pubmed publisher
  11. Rigoli L, Munafò C, Di Bella C, Salpietro A, Procopio V, Salpietro C. Molecular analysis of the CART gene in overweight and obese Italian children using family-based association methods. Acta Paediatr. 2010;99:722-726 pubmed publisher
    ..No statistically significant excess transmission of the DeltaA1457 allele was found. Our results supported the hypothesis that inherited variations of the CART gene could influence the development of obesity also in Italian children. ..
  12. Barresi V, Di Gregorio C, Reggiani Bonetti L, Ieni A, Ponz de Leon M, Barresi G. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin: a new prognostic marker in stage I colorectal carcinoma?. Hum Pathol. 2011;42:1720-6 pubmed publisher
  13. Mazzeo A, La Monaca E, Di Leo R, Vita G, Santamaria L. Heart rate variability: a diagnostic and prognostic tool in anesthesia and intensive care. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2011;55:797-811 pubmed publisher
  14. Calimeri S, Capua A, La Fauci V, Squeri R, Grillo O, Lo Giudice D. Prevalence of serum anti-rubella virus antibodies among pregnant women in southern Italy. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2012;116:211-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased involvement and collaboration by all healthcare workers are, therefore, required to disseminate the information necessary to prevent CRS. ..
  15. Galuppo M, Nicola G, Iori R, Dell utri P, Bramanti P, Mazzon E. Antibacterial activity of glucomoringin bioactivated with myrosinase against two important pathogens affecting the health of long-term patients in hospitals. Molecules. 2013;18:14340-8 pubmed publisher
    ..aureus BAA-977 strain and E. casseliflavus to GMG-ITC treatment reveals an important possible application of this molecule in the clinical care of patients, more and more often resistant to traditional therapies. ..
  16. Ieni A, Barresi V, Rigoli L, Fedele F, Tuccari G, Caruso R. Morphological and Cellular Features of Innate Immune Reaction in Helicobacter pylori Gastritis: A Brief Review. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17: pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present review is to discuss the role of cellular morphological effectors in innate immunity during H. pylori infection and gastric carcinogenesis. ..
  17. Messina S, Vita G, Sframeli M, Mondello S, Mazzone E, D Amico A, et al. Health-related quality of life and functional changes in DMD: A 12-month longitudinal cohort study. Neuromuscul Disord. 2016;26:189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies comparing different tools are needed to better elucidate the complexity of the relationship between HRQOL and functional performances. ..
  18. Famà F, Giacobbe G, Cintolo M, Gioffrè Florio M, Pallio S, Consolo P. A Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding Due to a Post-Traumatic Splenosis: "Wait and See" Represents a Feasible Attitude: A Case Report. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016;95:e3555 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient was discharged on the ninth day and currently he is doing well.This case shows that wait and see could prove a feasible attitude for the management of clinically stable patients. ..
  19. Manganaro R, Mami C, Palmara A, Paolata A, Gemelli M. Incidence of meconium aspiration syndrome in term meconium-stained babies managed at birth with selective tracheal intubation. J Perinat Med. 2001;29:465-8 pubmed
    ..Only one of the MSAF infants (0.28%), who needed intubation, developed MAS. Identification of postterm pregnancy and prenatal asphyxia is the best prevention of MAS. ..
  20. Pajno G, Passalacqua G, Vita D, Caminiti L, Parmiani S, Barberio G. Sublingual immunotherapy abrogates seasonal bronchial hyperresponsiveness in children with Parietaria-induced respiratory allergy: a randomized controlled trial. Allergy. 2004;59:883-7 pubmed
    ..Sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) may represent an advance, due to the good safety profile, but little is known about its effects on lung function and nonspecific bronchial responsiveness...
  21. Quartarone A, Siebner H, Rothwell J. Task-specific hand dystonia: can too much plasticity be bad for you?. Trends Neurosci. 2006;29:192-9 pubmed
    ..Deficient homeostatic control might be an important mechanism that triggers maladaptive reorganization and produces symptoms of occupational hand dystonias. ..
  22. Barresi V, Tuccari G, Barresi G. Adiponectin immunohistochemical expression in colorectal cancer and its correlation with histological grade and tumour microvessel density. Pathology. 2009;41:533-8 pubmed
    ..Nonetheless the significance of the prevalent expression of this cytokine in high-grade colorectal carcinomas needs to be elucidated before considering the use of ApN analogues as novel possible anti-tumour agents. ..
  23. Raimondo G, Pollicino T, Romano L, Zanetti A. A 2010 update on occult hepatitis B infection. Pathol Biol (Paris). 2010;58:254-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, OBI is supposed to be an important risk factor to HCC development since it maintains the pro-oncogenic properties typical of the overt infection. ..
  24. Maccari R, Ciurleo R, Giglio M, Cappiello M, Moschini R, Corso A, et al. Identification of new non-carboxylic acid containing inhibitors of aldose reductase. Bioorg Med Chem. 2010;18:4049-55 pubmed publisher
  25. Cannavo S, Ferrau F, Ragonese M, Curto L, Torre M, Magistri M, et al. Increased prevalence of acromegaly in a highly polluted area. Eur J Endocrinol. 2010;163:509-13 pubmed publisher
    ..03; P<0.0014). This study confirms the prevalence of acromegaly reported recently. The increased risk of developing this disease in area D suggests that the pathogenetic role of environmental context needs to be better evaluated. ..
  26. Barresi V, Vitarelli E, Tuccari G, Barresi G. MMP-9 expression in meningiomas: a prognostic marker for recurrence risk?. J Neurooncol. 2011;102:189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Inhibition of MMP-9 may be a new therapeutic strategy to prevent recurrences of meningiomas, particularly the high-grade type...
  27. Bertuccio M, Spataro P, Caruso C, Picerno I. Detection of human papillomavirus E6/E7 mRNA in women with high-risk HPV types 16, 18, 31, 33 and 45 which are associated with the development of human cervical cancer. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2011;32:62-4 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that a structural difference at codon 72 of the p53 gene may not be a sufficient risk factor for cervical carcinogenesis. ..
  28. Barresi V, Reggiani Bonetti L, Branca G, Di Gregorio C, Ponz de Leon M, Tuccari G. Colorectal carcinoma grading by quantifying poorly differentiated cell clusters is more reproducible and provides more robust prognostic information than conventional grading. Virchows Arch. 2012;461:621-8 pubmed publisher
  29. Calabrò R, Gervasi G, Baglieri A, Furnari A, Marino S, Bramanti P. Is high oral dose L-arginine intake effective in leukoaraiosis? Preliminary data, study protocol and expert's opinion. Curr Aging Sci. 2013;6:170-7 pubmed
    ..Aim of our protocol is to evaluate the effect of long-term oral administration of high-dose L-arginine (6 g/day at least for 24 months) on white matter lesions and neurological and cognitive functions...
  30. Mandalari G, Arcoraci T, Martorana M, Bisignano C, Rizza L, Bonina F, et al. Antioxidant and photoprotective effects of blanch water, a byproduct of the almond processing industry. Molecules. 2013;18:12426-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The percentage inhibition of erythema obtained using a formulation of BW was 50.48, value clearly demonstrating an effect against photooxidative damage in vivo. ..
  31. Arena S, Impellizzeri P, Perrone P, Scalfari G, Centorrino A, Turiaco N, et al. Our Experience in Transcrotal Orchidopexy in Children Affected by Palpable Undescended Testis. Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2016;26:13-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data confirm that transcrotal orchidopexy can be considered effective, safe, and with a success rate being equivalent or better to classical inguinal approach. ..
  32. Viazzi F, Piscitelli P, Giorda C, Ceriello A, Genovese S, Russo G, et al. Metabolic syndrome, serum uric acid and renal risk in patients with T2D. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0176058 pubmed publisher
    ..25, p = 0.005) as compared to the reference group. HU and Mets are independent predictors of CKD and its individual components in patients with T2D. ..
  33. Rajan R, Popa T, Quartarone A, Ghilardi M, Kishore A. Cortical plasticity and levodopa-induced dyskinesias in Parkinson's disease: Connecting the dots in a multicomponent network. Clin Neurophysiol. 2017;128:992-999 pubmed publisher
    ..Targeting the cerebellum seems to be a justified approach for future interventions aimed at attenuating levodopa-induced dyskinesias. ..
  34. Ruggeri R, Trimarchi F, Biondi B. MANAGEMENT OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: l-Thyroxine replacement therapy in the frail elderly: a challenge in clinical practice. Eur J Endocrinol. 2017;177:R199-R217 pubmed publisher
  35. Grenga P, Fragiotta S, Cutini A, Meduri A, Vingolo E. Microperimetric evaluation in patients with adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017;65:385-389 pubmed publisher
    ..Fixation stability measurement using BCEA demonstrates good evaluation of visual performance integrating traditional functional parameters. It may also serve for further rehabilitative purposes in atrophic eyes. ..
  36. Aquaro G, Perfetti M, Camastra G, Monti L, Dellegrottaglie S, Moro C, et al. Cardiac MR With Late Gadolinium Enhancement in Acute Myocarditis With Preserved Systolic Function: ITAMY Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70:1977-1987 pubmed publisher
    ..The prognostic role of cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) and late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) has not been clarified in acute myocarditis (AM) with preserved left ventricular (LV) ejection fraction (EF)...
  37. Campo S, Sardo M, Trimarchi G, Bonaiuto M, Castaldo M, Fontana L, et al. The paraoxonase promoter polymorphism (-107)T>C is not associated with carotid intima-media thickness in Sicilian hypercholesterolemic patients. Clin Biochem. 2004;37:388-94 pubmed
  38. Buemi M, Galeano M, Sturiale A, Ientile R, Crisafulli C, Parisi A, et al. Recombinant human erythropoietin stimulates angiogenesis and healing of ischemic skin wounds. Shock. 2004;22:169-73 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that erythropoietin may be an effective therapeutic approach in improving healing in ischemic skin wounds. ..
  39. Cardali S, Maugeri R. Detection of alphaII-spectrin and breakdown products in humans after severe traumatic brain injury. J Neurosurg Sci. 2006;50:25-31 pubmed
    ..Moreover, the temporal profile of degradation may be an important indicator of clinical outcome. ..
  40. Minciullo P, Fazio E, Patafi M, Gangemi S. Allergic contact dermatitis due to Zantedeschia aethiopica. Contact Dermatitis. 2007;56:46-7 pubmed
  41. Recupero A, Pugliatti P, Rizzo F, Carerj S, Cavalli G, de Gregorio C, et al. Persistent left-sided superior vena cava: integrated noninvasive diagnosis. Echocardiography. 2007;24:982-6 pubmed
    ..In 4 cases the PLSVC was isolated ("alone PLSVC"), and in 1 case associated with a right superior vena cava. ..
  42. Nostro A, Marino A, Blanco A, Cellini L, Di Giulio M, Pizzimenti F, et al. In vitro activity of carvacrol against staphylococcal preformed biofilm by liquid and vapour contact. J Med Microbiol. 2009;58:791-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The findings of this investigation suggest a potential application for carvacrol in the inactivation of staphylococcal biofilms. ..
  43. Raffone E, Rizzo P, Benedetto V. Insulin sensitiser agents alone and in co-treatment with r-FSH for ovulation induction in PCOS women. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2010;26:275-80 pubmed publisher
    ..9%). The total pregnancy rate was 48.4%. Both metformin and MYO, can be considered as first line treatment for restoring normal menstrual cycles in most patients with PCOS, even if MYO treatment seems to be more effective than metformin. ..
  44. Bitto A, Polito F, Atteritano M, Altavilla D, Mazzaferro S, Marini H, et al. Genistein aglycone does not affect thyroid function: results from a three-year, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010;95:3067-72 pubmed publisher
    ..These data suggest that genistein aglycone intake does not significantly increase the risk of clinical or subclinical hypothyroidism at the dose of 54 mg/d. ..
  45. Sturniolo G, Mondello P, Bruno S, Bonfatto O, Frattima S, Albanese A, et al. Neurobrucellosis associated with syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone with resultant diabetes insipidus and hypothyroidism. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48:3806-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Neurobrucellosis, although rare, should be considered in cases of neurological disease of unknown etiology...
  46. Lasco A, Morabito N, Basile G, Atteritano M, Gaudio A, Giorgianni G, et al. Denosumab Inhibition of RANKL and Insulin Resistance in Postmenopausal Women with Osteoporosis. Calcif Tissue Int. 2016;98:123-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In osteoporotic otherwise healthy postmenopausal women, denosumab was not associated with relevant modification of insulin resistance and lipid profile. ..
  47. Mariotti L, Devaney N, Lombardo G, Lombardo M. Analysis of Cone Mosaic Reflectance Properties in Healthy Eyes and in Eyes With Nonproliferative Diabetic Retinopathy Over Time. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017;58:4057-4067 pubmed publisher
  48. Conti A, Miscusi M, Cardali S, Germanò A, Suzuki H, Cuzzocrea S, et al. Nitric oxide in the injured spinal cord: synthases cross-talk, oxidative stress and inflammation. Brain Res Rev. 2007;54:205-18 pubmed
  49. Mancuso A, de Vivo A, Fanara G, Settineri S, Giacobbe A, Pizzo A. Emotional state and dreams in pregnant women. Psychiatry Res. 2008;160:380-6 pubmed publisher
  50. Macaione F, Barison A, Pescetelli I, Pali F, Pizzino F, Terrizzi A, et al. Quantitative criteria for the diagnosis of the congenital absence of pericardium by cardiac magnetic resonance. Eur J Radiol. 2016;85:616-24 pubmed publisher
    ..In LCAP the systo-diastolic WHVC was significantly higher than controls, DCM, HCM and RVO patients and resulted an optimal quantitative criteria for the diagnosis of LCAP. ..
  51. D AMICO D, Vaccaro M, Guarneri F, Borgia F, Cannavo S, Guarneri B. Phototrichogram using videomicroscopy: a useful technique in the evaluation of scalp hair. Eur J Dermatol. 2001;11:17-20 pubmed
  52. Sciortino M, Medici M, Marino Merlo F, Zaccaria D, Giuffrè Cuculletto M, Venuti A, et al. Involvement of gD/HVEM interaction in NF-kB-dependent inhibition of apoptosis by HSV-1 gD. Biochem Pharmacol. 2008;76:1522-32 pubmed publisher
  53. Marini H, Bitto A, Altavilla D, Burnett B, Polito F, Di Stefano V, et al. Breast safety and efficacy of genistein aglycone for postmenopausal bone loss: a follow-up study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008;93:4787-96 pubmed publisher
    ..There were no differences in discomfort or adverse events between groups. After 3 yr of treatment, genistein exhibited a promising safety profile with positive effects on bone formation in a cohort of osteopenic, postmenopausal women. ..
  54. Benedetto F, La Spada M, Stilo F, De Caridi G, Cotroneo A, Passari G, et al. Endovascular repair in atypical traumatic rupture of thoracic aorta. G Chir. 2008;29:429-31 pubmed
    ..The traumatic rupture of thoracic aorta is a surgical emergency with high risk of morbidity and mortality...
  55. Vaccaro M, Guarneri F, Barbuzza O, Gaeta M, Guarneri C. A familial case of trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type I. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009;26:171-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We describe three members of a family who consulted us because of slow-growing scalp hair with craniofacial and radiological features typical of TRPS I. ..
  56. Gitto E, Pellegrino S, D Arrigo S, Barberi I, Reiter R. Oxidative stress in resuscitation and in ventilation of newborns. Eur Respir J. 2009;34:1461-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this review, the authors summarise the scientific evidence concerning oxidative stress as it relates to resuscitation in the delivery room and to the various modalities of ventilation. ..
  57. Ceresa F, Sansone F, Rinaldi M, Patanè F. Left atrial paraganglioma: diagnosis and surgical management. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;10:1047-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient was discharged without complications and currently enjoys good health...
  58. Pollicino T, Raffa G, Santantonio T, Gaeta G, Iannello G, Alibrandi A, et al. Replicative and transcriptional activities of hepatitis B virus in patients coinfected with hepatitis B and hepatitis delta viruses. J Virol. 2011;85:432-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings provide significant information about the interference exerted by HDV on HBV replication and transcription activities in the human liver. ..
  59. Ruggeri R, Smedile G, Granata F, Longo M, Cannaíò S, Sarlis N, et al. Spontaneous recovery from isolated post-traumatic central hypogonadism in a woman. Hormones (Athens). 2010;9:332-7 pubmed
    ..Our case shows that spontaneous resolution of post-head trauma anterior hypopituitarism occur even many years after head injury. Medicolegal implications are self-evident. ..
  60. Biondo C, Signorino G, Costa A, Midiri A, Gerace E, Galbo R, et al. Recognition of yeast nucleic acids triggers a host-protective type I interferon response. Eur J Immunol. 2011;41:1969-79 pubmed publisher
    ..These data suggest that recognition of yeast nucleic acids by TLR7 and TLR9 triggers a host-protective IFN-?/? response. ..
  61. Savica V, Calo L, Santoro D, Monardo P, Mallamace A, Bellinghieri G. Urine therapy through the centuries. J Nephrol. 2011;24 Suppl 17:S123-5 pubmed publisher
  62. Conti A, Pontoriero A, Arpa D, Siragusa C, Tomasello C, Romanelli P, et al. Efficacy and toxicity of CyberKnife re-irradiation and "dose dense" temozolomide for recurrent gliomas. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2012;154:203-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The combination with TMZ improved patients' outcomes with OS and 6-month PFS that favorably compares with alternative treatments, but the incidence of major adverse effects was >40%. Further studies are warranted. ..
  63. Minutoli L, Bitto A, Squadrito F, Marini H, Irrera N, Morgia G, et al. Serenoa Repens, lycopene and selenium: a triple therapeutic approach to manage benign prostatic hyperplasia. Curr Med Chem. 2013;20:1306-12 pubmed
    ..Therefore, SeR particularly when combined with Se and Ly may have a greater potential for the management of benign prostate hyperplasia...
  64. Caminiti L, Salzano G, Crisafulli G, Porcaro F, Pajno G. Food protein induced enterocolitis syndrome caused by rice beverage. Ital J Pediatr. 2013;39:31 pubmed publisher
    ..For this reason, the use of rice beverage as cow's milk substitute for the treatment of non IgE-mediated food allergy should be avoided. ..
  65. Caffo M, Germano A, Caruso G, Meli F, Galatioto S, Sciacca M, et al. An immunohistochemical study of extracellular matrix proteins laminin, fibronectin and type IV collagen in paediatric glioblastoma multiforme. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2004;146:1113-8; discussion 1118 pubmed
    ..However, few studies have evaluated tumour cell's interaction with specific extracellular matrix (ECM) components, and, moreover, there is a lack of information regarding the occurrence of these phenomena in paediatric GBM...
  66. Nostro A, Cellini L, Di Bartolomeo S, Di Campli E, Grande R, Cannatelli M, et al. Antibacterial effect of plant extracts against Helicobacter pylori. Phytother Res. 2005;19:198-202 pubmed
    ..pylori that could be considered a valuable support in the treatment of the infection and may contribute to the development of new and safe agents for inclusion in anti-H. pylori regimens. ..
  67. La Rosa G, Cacciola F, Conti A, Cardali S, La Torre D, Gambadauro N, et al. Posterior fusion compared with posterior interbody fusion in segmental spinal fixation for adult spondylolisthesis. Neurosurg Focus. 2001;10:E9 pubmed
    ..When the two fusion techniques were compared, an overall superior reliability and resistance of the systems was associated with the PLIF procedure (p = 0.04) but clinical outcomes did not differ greatly (p < 0.05). ..
  68. Pandolfo I, Vinci S, Salamone I, Granata F, Mazziotti S. Evaluation of the anterior ethmoidal artery by 3D dual volume rotational digital subtraction angiography and native multidetector CT with multiplanar reformations. Initial findings. Eur Radiol. 2007;17:1584-90 pubmed
  69. Macaione V, Aguennouz M, Rodolico C, Mazzeo A, Patti A, Cannistraci E, et al. RAGE-NF-kappaB pathway activation in response to oxidative stress in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. Acta Neurol Scand. 2007;115:115-21 pubmed
    ..Oxidative stress can stimulate RAGE- NF-kappaB pathway. Our purpose was to verify if oxidative stress may induce RAGE- NF-kappaB pathway activation in FSHD, contributing to the pathogenesis of such a disease...
  70. Iaria C, Arena L, Di Maio G, Fracassi M, Leonardi M, Famulari C, et al. Acute acalculous cholecystitis during the course of primary Epstein-Barr virus infection: a new case and a review of the literature. Int J Infect Dis. 2008;12:391-5 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to describe a case of acute acalculous cholecystitis occurring in the course of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection...
  71. de Vivo A, Baviera G, Giordano D, Todarello G, Corrado F, D Anna R. Endoglin, PlGF and sFlt-1 as markers for predicting pre-eclampsia. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2008;87:837-42 pubmed publisher
    ..5% for sFlt-1:PlGF using a cut-off of 38.47. Endoglin, PlGF and sFlt-1 might be used as markers for predicting pre-eclampsia, but sFlt-1:PlGF seems to be more accurate. ..
  72. Calabrò R, Bramanti P, Italiano D, Ferlazzo E. Topiramate-induced erectile dysfunction. Epilepsy Behav. 2009;14:560-1 pubmed publisher
    ..Described here is a case of topiramate-induced reversible erectile dysfunction in which possible pathogenetic mechanisms were excluded by use of appropriate psychological, neurophysiological, ultrasound, and laboratory tests. ..
  73. Bolignano D, Coppolino G, Donato V, Lacquaniti A, Bono C, Buemi M. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL): a new piece of the anemia puzzle?. Med Sci Monit. 2010;16:RA131-5 pubmed
    ..From this point of view, NGAL may thus become an alternative therapeutic target for improving the treatment of secondary anemia related to these conditions. ..
  74. Condello S, Currò M, Ferlazzo N, Caccamo D, Satriano J, Ientile R. Agmatine effects on mitochondrial membrane potential and NF-?B activation protect against rotenone-induced cell damage in human neuronal-like SH-SY5Y cells. J Neurochem. 2011;116:67-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, agmatine may have therapeutic potential in the treatment of Parkinson's disease by protecting dopaminergic neurons. ..
  75. Barresi V, Vitarelli E, Reggiani Bonetti L, Tuccari G, Barresi G. Diagnostic value of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) immunoexpression in follicular-patterned lesions of the thyroid gland. Virchows Arch. 2012;460:319-25 pubmed publisher
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