Anastasia Oikonomou

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Affiliation: Democritus University of Thrace
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. pmc Head trauma by captive bolt gun
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
  2. pmc Pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with retroperitoneal lymphangioleiomyomas
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Radiology Department, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    BMJ Case Rep 2012:. 2012
  3. pmc Lung cancer associated with neurofibromatosis type I
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Rep Radiol 2013:869793. 2013
  4. pmc Synchronous BALT Lymphoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung: Coincidence or Linkage?
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Rep Oncol Med 2013:420393. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Intrathoracic papillary thyroid carcinoma from occult primary disease
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 62:198-201. 2014
  6. pmc Postpartum vaginal cystic lesions: everyday practice or a differential diagnosis challenge?
    Nikolaos Machairiotis
    Obstetric Gynecology Department, Thriassio General Hospital, Athens G Genimata 1, Greece
    Eur J Med Res 18:20. 2013
  7. pmc Mimics in chest disease: interstitial opacities
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Insights Imaging 4:9-27. 2013
  8. doi request reprint HRCT findings in the lungs of non-smokers with neurofibromatosis
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Eur J Radiol 80:e520-3. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Basal ganglia hyperintensity on T1-weighted MRI in Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:426-30. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Primary pleural lymphoma: plaque-like thickening of the pleura
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Jpn J Radiol 28:62-5. 2010

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Publications39

  1. pmc Head trauma by captive bolt gun
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    BMJ Case Rep 2011:. 2011
    ..Subarachnoid haemorrhage with bilateral subepidural hematomas and significant brain oedema was demonstrated...
  2. pmc Pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis associated with retroperitoneal lymphangioleiomyomas
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Radiology Department, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    BMJ Case Rep 2012:. 2012
    ..Imaging findings were consistent with lymphangioleiomyomatosis...
  3. pmc Lung cancer associated with neurofibromatosis type I
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Rep Radiol 2013:869793. 2013
    ..Histological analysis of the nodule after middle lobectomy revealed well-differentiated adenocarcinoma. The patient did not receive systemic chemotherapy or radiotherapy. She was free of disease on 18-month followup...
  4. pmc Synchronous BALT Lymphoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung: Coincidence or Linkage?
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Rep Oncol Med 2013:420393. 2013
    ..Surgical biopsy of right paratracheal lymph nodes revealed malignancy. Disease was staged T3, N2, and M0. Combined chemotherapy for lung cancer and BALT lymphoma was initiated...
  5. doi request reprint Intrathoracic papillary thyroid carcinoma from occult primary disease
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 62:198-201. 2014
    ..Ablative dose I-131 was administered and the patient was put on daily thyroid supplements. ..
  6. pmc Postpartum vaginal cystic lesions: everyday practice or a differential diagnosis challenge?
    Nikolaos Machairiotis
    Obstetric Gynecology Department, Thriassio General Hospital, Athens G Genimata 1, Greece
    Eur J Med Res 18:20. 2013
    ..The clinical approach of the cystic lesions located in the vagina during the postpartum period should include a meticulous examination of the urinary system before any other medical practice. ..
  7. pmc Mimics in chest disease: interstitial opacities
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Insights Imaging 4:9-27. 2013
    ..To learn about some clues that help differentiate the various diagnostic mimics on HRCT...
  8. doi request reprint HRCT findings in the lungs of non-smokers with neurofibromatosis
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Eur J Radiol 80:e520-3. 2011
    ..Interstitial lung disease in neurofibromatosis (NF) has been disputed and attributed to smoking-related changes. The aim of this study was to describe HRCT findings in the lungs of non-smokers with NF...
  9. doi request reprint Basal ganglia hyperintensity on T1-weighted MRI in Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:426-30. 2012
    ..Chest radiographs were normal in all three patients. Pallidal T1 hyperintensity on T1-weighted imaging may be a biomarker of manganese overload in ROW disease...
  10. doi request reprint Primary pleural lymphoma: plaque-like thickening of the pleura
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Jpn J Radiol 28:62-5. 2010
    ..The authors suggest that physicians should be aware of this rare location of primary pleural lymphoma manifested by plaque-like thickening of the pleura but not accompanied by mediastinal lymphadenopathy...
  11. doi request reprint Meningioma of the conus medullaris mimicking neurofibroma--possibly radiation induced
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Spine J 11:e11-5. 2011
    ..Conus medullaris is a favorite site for ependymomas, whereas it is an extremely rare location for meningiomas. Dumbbell-shaped configuration is typical for nerve sheath tumors; however, it is very rarely seen in meningiomas...
  12. pmc Pedunculated uterine leiomyoma mimicking abdominal mass: a case report
    Athina Spanoudaki
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
    Cases J 1:315. 2008
    ..Surgical removal of both uterus and the mass confirmed the diagnosis of a pedunculated subserosal leiomyoma originating from a leiomyomatous uterus...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary arterial hypertension: correlation of postoperative results of thromboendarterectomy with preoperative helical contrast-enhanced computed tomography
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Imaging 19:67-73. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate preoperative findings on helical contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) with surgical outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Atypical CT findings of isolated pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a 4-year-old boy
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Thorac Imaging 22:176-9. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint High resolution computed tomography of the chest in cystic fibrosis (CF): is simplification of scoring systems feasible?
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Eur Radiol 18:538-47. 2008
    ..Simplified" HRCT SS are as reliable as the complete ones and detect progression of lung disease earlier than clinical parameters. They are easy to use and could be adopted in clinical practice...
  16. doi request reprint Paget disease of the spine manifested by thoracic and lumbar epidural lipomatosis: magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E789-92. 2007
    ..To describe the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of thoracic and lumbar epidural lipomatosis associated with Paget disease of the spine...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ultrathin needle (25 G) aspiration lung biopsy: diagnostic accuracy and complication rates
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, The Ottawa Hospital, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y4E9, Canada
    Eur Radiol 14:375-82. 2004
    ..Patients with moderate to severe airway obstruction have a higher prevalence of pneumothorax than patients with mild or no functional impairment...
  18. pmc Increased incidence of autoimmune markers in patients with combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis 68100, Greece
    BMC Pulm Med 13:31. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the incidence of autoimmune markers in patients with CPFE...
  19. pmc A prospective, non-randomized, no placebo-controlled, phase Ib clinical trial to study the safety of the adipose derived stromal cells-stromal vascular fraction in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Transl Med 11:171. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, lack of knowledge regarding the origin and the potential of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) to differentiate into fibroblasts has limited their use for the treatment of this dismal disease...
  20. pmc Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in adults: a case report and review of the literature
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Report Med 2012:267857. 2012
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  21. pmc Effect and safety of mycophenolate mofetil or sodium in systemic sclerosis-associated interstitial lung disease: a meta-analysis
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Pulm Med 2012:143637. 2012
    ..09, P = 0.93). No cases of clinically significant side effects were documented. Conclusions. Meta-analysis data suggest that MMF is a safe therapeutic modality which was associated with functional stabilization in patients with SSc-ILD...
  22. pmc Acute fibrinous and organising pneumonia: a case report and review of the literature
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis 68100, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 3:74. 2009
    ..The latter characteristics constitute a recently described anatomoclinical entity called acute fibrinous and organising pneumonia...
  23. pmc Effect and safety of mycophenolate mofetil in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Pulm Med 2011:849035. 2011
    ..Conclusions. MMF is a safe therapeutic modality which failed to show a beneficial effect both in functional and radiological parameters in a small cohort of IPF patients...
  24. pmc Laparoscopic resection of a pancreatic serous cystadenoma preserving the integrity of main pancreatic duct: a case report
    Michail Pitiakoudis
    Department of Surgery, Democritus University of Thrace, University General Hospital Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Cases J 2:8318. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic resection is a feasible, safe and effective treatment of benign pancreatic tumors, in experienced hands under proper indications...
  25. doi request reprint Post-intubation pulmonary embolism and tracheal stenosis: a case report and review of the literature
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
    Respir Med 102:1208-12. 2008
    ..The patient was treated with anticoagulant therapy and oral corticosteroids and was further referred to a specialist centre for consideration for non-surgical endoscopic treatment...
  26. pmc Spontaneous bowel perforation complicating ventriculoperitoneal shunt: a case report
    Theodosios Birbilis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Democritus University of Thrace, University General Hospital, Dragana, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Cases J 2:8251. 2009
    ..Clinicians managing patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunt must be familiar with its possible complications and be aware for early recognition of them...
  27. ncbi request reprint Radiographic and high-resolution CT findings of influenza virus pneumonia in patients with hematologic malignancies
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, 899 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:507-11. 2003
    ..We sought to describe the radiographic and high-resolution CT findings of influenza virus pneumonia in patients with hematologic malignancies...
  28. pmc Total Splenectomy due to an Unexpected "Complication" after Successful Extended Laparoscopic Partial Decapsulation of a Giant Epidermoid Splenic Cyst: A Case Report
    Michail Pitiakoudis
    2nd Department of Surgery, Democritus University of Thrace, University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, 68100 Dragana, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Report Med 2011:318208. 2011
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  29. pmc Endoscopic treatment of a gastrocutaneous fistula using the over-the-scope-clip system: a case report
    Georgios Kouklakis
    Endoscopy Unit, University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana 68100, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Diagn Ther Endosc 2011:384143. 2011
    ..Endoscopic application of the OTSC device was safe and effective for the treatment of a gastrocutaneous fistula...
  30. pmc Endoscopic removal of a toothpick perforating the sigmoid colon and causing chronic abdominal pain: a case report
    Petros Zezos
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Military General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Cases J 2:8469. 2009
    ..Perforation due to foreign body ingestion must be considered in the differential diagnosis in patients presenting with unexplained symptoms and findings, even when they do not recall any foreign body ingestion...
  31. ncbi request reprint Loss of FEV1 in cystic fibrosis: correlation with HRCT features
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, Ippokratio Hospital of Thessaloniki, 54642 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Radiol 12:2229-35. 2002
    ..48). The major morphological determinants of functional abnormality in cystic fibrosis, as expressed by the loss of FEV1, are bronchial wall thickening and atelectasis-consolidation...
  32. pmc Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome in an Elderly Female with Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Panagiotis Boglou
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Case Rep Med 2016:8708251. 2016
    ..This case highlights the need to include MKS in the differential diagnosis of recurrent lower respiratory tract infections, even in older subjects. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Aspergillus infection of the airways: computed tomography and pathologic findings
    Tomas Franquet
    Department of Radiology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 28:10-6. 2004
    ..In this article, we illustrate and review the characteristic computed tomography and pathologic findings of the different manifestations of Aspergillus infection involving the airways...
  34. pmc Stem cell therapy for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a protocol proposal
    Argyris Tzouvelekis
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Transl Med 9:182. 2011
    ..Despite intense research efforts its pathogenesis is still elusive and controversial reflecting in the current disappointing status regarding its treatment...
  35. pmc Spontaneous idiopathic pneumoperitoneum presenting as an acute abdomen: a case report
    Michail Pitiakoudis
    Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Democritus University of Thrace, University General Hospital, 68100 Dragana Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Med Case Rep 5:86. 2011
    ..Idiopathic spontaneous pneumoperitoneum is an even more rare condition from which both perforation of an intra-abdominal viscus and other known causes of free intraperitoneal gas have been excluded...
  36. ncbi request reprint Metastatic pulmonary calcification in acute myeloid leukemia
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Leuk Lymphoma 47:759-61. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary candidiasis after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: thin-section CT findings
    Tomas Franquet
    Department of Radiology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre and University of British Columbia, 855 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1M9
    Radiology 236:332-7. 2005
    ..To retrospectively evaluate thin-section computed tomographic (CT) findings in hematopoietic stem cell transplant (ie, bone marrow transplant) patients with histopathologically proved pulmonary candidiasis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Organizing pneumonia: the many morphological faces
    Anastasia Oikonomou
    Department of Radiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, England
    Eur Radiol 12:1486-96. 2002
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