N V Sipsas

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perspectives for the management of febrile neutropenic patients with cancer in the 21st century
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Cancer 103:1103-13. 2005
  2. pmc Leishmaniasis, autoimmune rheumatic disease, and anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy, Europe
    Ioannis D Xynos
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:956-9. 2009
  3. pmc Fluorine-18 fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan contributes to the diagnosis and management of brucellar spondylodiskitis
    Savvas Ioannou
    Pathophysiology Department, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 75, Mikras Asias, 115 27, Athens, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 13:73. 2013
  4. pmc Impaired distensibility of ascending aorta in patients with HIV infection
    Alexandra Zormpala
    Radiology Department, Laikon General Hospital of Athens, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University, Mikras Asias 75, 11527 Athens, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 12:167. 2012
  5. pmc Bilateral dilation of the urinary tract due to iliopsoas pyomyositis: a case report
    Aristotelis Tsiakalos
    Department of Pathophysiology, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 5:195. 2011
  6. pmc Is Sjögren's syndrome a retroviral disease?
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Mikras Asias 75, Athens 11527, Greece
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:212. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two oral regimens for the outpatient treatment of low-risk cancer patients with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia and fever: ciprofloxacin plus cefuroxime axetil versus ciprofloxacin plus amoxicillin/clavulanate
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:786-91. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Fever, hepatosplenomegaly, and pancytopenia in a renal transplant recipient
    N V Sipsas
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Transpl Infect Dis 5:47-52. 2003
  9. pmc Expanding role of circulating adhesion molecules in assessing prognosis and treatment response in human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Athens University Medical School, Mikras Asias 75, Athens, GR 115 27, Greece
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:996-1001. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Circulating autoantibodies to erythropoietin are associated with human immunodeficiency virus type 1-related anemia
    N V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Infect Dis 180:2044-7. 1999

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  1. ncbi request reprint Perspectives for the management of febrile neutropenic patients with cancer in the 21st century
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Cancer 103:1103-13. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Leishmaniasis, autoimmune rheumatic disease, and anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy, Europe
    Ioannis D Xynos
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:956-9. 2009
    ..Reports increased during 2004-2008, especially for patients treated with anti-tumor necrosis factor agents...
  3. pmc Fluorine-18 fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan contributes to the diagnosis and management of brucellar spondylodiskitis
    Savvas Ioannou
    Pathophysiology Department, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 75, Mikras Asias, 115 27, Athens, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 13:73. 2013
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to determine the role of F-18 FDG PET/CT scan in the diagnosis of brucellar spondylodiskitis and in monitoring the efficacy of its treatment...
  4. pmc Impaired distensibility of ascending aorta in patients with HIV infection
    Alexandra Zormpala
    Radiology Department, Laikon General Hospital of Athens, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University, Mikras Asias 75, 11527 Athens, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 12:167. 2012
    ..Our aim was to investigate the aortic distensibility (AD) of the ascending aorta and carotid artery intima-media thickness (c-IMT) in HIV-infected patients compared to healthy controls...
  5. pmc Bilateral dilation of the urinary tract due to iliopsoas pyomyositis: a case report
    Aristotelis Tsiakalos
    Department of Pathophysiology, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 5:195. 2011
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  6. pmc Is Sjögren's syndrome a retroviral disease?
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Mikras Asias 75, Athens 11527, Greece
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:212. 2011
    ..Additional evidence is provided by animal models...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two oral regimens for the outpatient treatment of low-risk cancer patients with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia and fever: ciprofloxacin plus cefuroxime axetil versus ciprofloxacin plus amoxicillin/clavulanate
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:786-91. 2007
    ..74, CI 0.72-31.1, p =0.10). In conclusion, the 2 regimens appeared equally safe and effective but prospective studies are needed to confirm these results...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fever, hepatosplenomegaly, and pancytopenia in a renal transplant recipient
    N V Sipsas
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Transpl Infect Dis 5:47-52. 2003
  9. pmc Expanding role of circulating adhesion molecules in assessing prognosis and treatment response in human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Athens University Medical School, Mikras Asias 75, Athens, GR 115 27, Greece
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:996-1001. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Circulating autoantibodies to erythropoietin are associated with human immunodeficiency virus type 1-related anemia
    N V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Infect Dis 180:2044-7. 1999
    ..25, P=.012) and with a more prominent EPO response to anemia. Our findings suggest that autoimmunity, among other factors, may contribute to the pathogenesis of HIV-1-related anemia...
  11. doi request reprint Efficacy of prolonged antimicrobial chemotherapy for brucellar spondylodiscitis
    S Ioannou
    Pathophysiology Department, Laikon General Hospital, and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:756-62. 2011
    ..5 months), no relapses were observed. In conclusion, prolonged (at least 6 months) administration of a triple combination of suitable antibiotics appears to be an effective treatment for brucellar spondylitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sternal tuberculosis after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    N V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:387-8. 2001
    ..Although pre-operative evaluation revealed signs of asymptomatic tuberculosis of the lung, isoniazid chemoprophylaxis was not instituted, and the patient developed active tuberculosis in both the lung and sternum 5 y later...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mixed cryoglobulinemia is associated with increased risk for death, or neoplasia in HIV-1 infection
    T Kordossis
    Pathophysiology Department, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Mikras Asias 75, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Invest 31:1078-82. 2001
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate whether the presence of circulating cryoglobulins is associated with survival or development of neoplastic disease in HIV-1 infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic granuloma of the femur in an HIV-1-positive patient
    G D Panayiotakopoulos
    Department of Pathophysiology AIDS Unit, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School of Athens, Athens, Greece
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:103-6. 2002
    ..A case of eosinophilic granuloma in the right femur of an HIV-1-infected patient is described, and the possible pathogenetic role of HIV infection in eosinophilic granuloma formation is discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma presenting as a soft tissue mass in the proximal femur in a HIV(+) patient
    N V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, AIDS Unit, Laikon General Hospital, Medical School of Athens, 75 Mikras Asias Street, Athens 11527, Greece
    Leuk Lymphoma 43:2405-7. 2002
    ..The patient was treated by surgical resection of the tumor, chemotherapy and local radiotherapy with no serious side effects. After 36 mdnths of follow up he is in excellent clinical condition, with his lymphoma in complete remission...
  16. doi request reprint Circulating antibodies to endogenous erythropoietin and risk for HIV-1-related anemia
    Aristotelis Tsiakalos
    Department of Pathophysiology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    J Infect 60:238-43. 2010
    ..The present longitudinal cohort study was conducted to examine the effect of anti-EPO on the risk of developing anemia over time...
  17. pmc Levels of soluble CD40 ligand (CD154) in serum are increased in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patients and correlate with CD4(+) T-cell counts
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 9:558-61. 2002
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Reversible dilated cardiomyopathy associated with amphotericin B treatment
    Ioannis Moyssakis
    Department of Cardiology, Laikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 25:444-7. 2005
    ..The clinical data from our cases and two similar cases reported in the literature suggest that the presence of other factors predisposing to cardiac dysfunction may facilitate the occurrence of this rare side effect...
  19. ncbi request reprint Elevated serum levels of soluble immune activation markers are associated with increased risk for death in HAART-naive HIV-1-infected patients
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Department of Pathophysiology, Laikon General Hospital and School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:147-53. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to assess the effect of HAART on the levels of immune activation markers and their prognostic value...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fatal nucleoside-associated lactic acidosis in an obese woman with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection on a very low-calorie diet
    Nikolaos V Sipsas
    Academic Department of Pathophysiology AIDS Unit, Laikon General Hospital and Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:291-3. 2003
    ..This case suggests that very low-calorie diets may be life threatening for HIV-infected patients receiving nucleoside analogues...
  21. pmc Perspectives for the treatment of brucellosis in the 21st century: the Ioannina recommendations
    Javier Ariza
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital de Bellvitge, Universidad deBarcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS Med 4:e317. 2007