Cesare Colosimo

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR imaging of the spine: when, why and how? How to optimize contrast protocols in MR imaging of the spine
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 48:18-33. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Imaging in degenerative spine pathology
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go A Gemelli, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 108:9-15. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Relevance of bleeding pattern on clinical appearance and outcome in patients with hemorrhagic brain arteriovenous malformations
    Carmelo Lucio Sturiale
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 324:118-23. 2013
  4. doi request reprint MRI findings of olivary degeneration after surgery for posterior fossa tumours in children: incidence, time course and correlation with tumour grading
    Tommaso Tartaglione
    Istituto di Radiologia Dipartimento di Bioimmagini e Scienze Radiologiche, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 120:474-82. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Radiological assessment of skull base changes in children with syndromic craniosynostosis: role of "minor" sutures
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 56:865-75. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Delayed hypothermia in malignant ischaemic stroke
    Vincenzo Di Lazzaro
    Institute of Neurology, Universita Cattolica, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:661-4. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Role of "major" and "minor" lambdoid arch sutures in posterior cranial fossa changes: mechanism of cerebellar tonsillar herniation in infants with multisutural craniosynostosis
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 32:451-9. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous modifications of contrast enhancement in childhood non-cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas
    Simona Gaudino
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, Pol A Gemelli, L go A Gemelli 8, 000168 Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 54:989-95. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of primary supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage in stuporous and comatose patients
    Giulio Maira
    Istituto di Neurochirurgia, Università Cattolica di Roma, Italy
    Neurol Res 24:54-60. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Phase I study of temozolomide combined with oral etoposide in children with recurrent or progressive medulloblastoma
    Antonio Ruggiero
    Pediatric Oncology Division, Catholic University, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:2943-9. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR imaging of the spine: when, why and how? How to optimize contrast protocols in MR imaging of the spine
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 48:18-33. 2006
    ..The applications and clinical utility of post-contrast MR imaging are discussed with regard to different spinal diseases...
  2. doi request reprint Imaging in degenerative spine pathology
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go A Gemelli, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 108:9-15. 2011
    ..Finally, a correlation between clinical and radiological features seems to be mandatory for selecting the correct therapeutic choice, since the reliability of the MRI as potential prognostic indicator has been demonstrated...
  3. doi request reprint Relevance of bleeding pattern on clinical appearance and outcome in patients with hemorrhagic brain arteriovenous malformations
    Carmelo Lucio Sturiale
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 324:118-23. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our data emphasized the possibility that non-parenchymal bleeding may worsen the outcome of patients with hemorrhagic AVMs...
  4. doi request reprint MRI findings of olivary degeneration after surgery for posterior fossa tumours in children: incidence, time course and correlation with tumour grading
    Tommaso Tartaglione
    Istituto di Radiologia Dipartimento di Bioimmagini e Scienze Radiologiche, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 120:474-82. 2015
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the incidence of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging changes in the ION after surgery in a large cohort of paediatric patients and to determine their correlation with tumour grade...
  5. doi request reprint Radiological assessment of skull base changes in children with syndromic craniosynostosis: role of "minor" sutures
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 56:865-75. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Delayed hypothermia in malignant ischaemic stroke
    Vincenzo Di Lazzaro
    Institute of Neurology, Universita Cattolica, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:661-4. 2012
    ..This single case study suggests a beneficial effect of hypothermia in the treatment of severe space-occupying ischemic infarction even on the third day after stroke onset...
  7. doi request reprint Role of "major" and "minor" lambdoid arch sutures in posterior cranial fossa changes: mechanism of cerebellar tonsillar herniation in infants with multisutural craniosynostosis
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 32:451-9. 2016
    ..Posterior cranial fossa (PCF) changes were investigated in infants with premature synostosis of the major and minor sutures of the lambdoid arch without premature synostosis of the PCF synchondroses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous modifications of contrast enhancement in childhood non-cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas
    Simona Gaudino
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, Pol A Gemelli, L go A Gemelli 8, 000168 Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 54:989-95. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate CE changes of non-cerebellar PA (n-C PA) stable in size with serial MRI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of primary supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage in stuporous and comatose patients
    Giulio Maira
    Istituto di Neurochirurgia, Università Cattolica di Roma, Italy
    Neurol Res 24:54-60. 2002
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  10. doi request reprint Phase I study of temozolomide combined with oral etoposide in children with recurrent or progressive medulloblastoma
    Antonio Ruggiero
    Pediatric Oncology Division, Catholic University, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:2943-9. 2010
    ..Given the oral administration of both drugs the regimen was administered outpatient...
  11. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous vertebroplasty with a high-quality rotational angiographic unit
    Alessandro Pedicelli
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policl A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 69:289-95. 2009
    ..Our preliminary results suggest that high-quality RA is reliable and safe as a single technique for PVP guidance, control and post-procedure assessment. It permits fast and cost-effective procedures avoiding multi-modality imaging...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cryptic t(1;12)(q44;p13.3) translocation in a previously described syndrome with polymicrogyria, segregating as an apparently X-linked trait
    Marcella Zollino
    Istituto di Genetica Medica, Facolta di Medicina A Gemelli, UCSC, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med Genet A 117:65-71. 2003
    ..Thus, this condition is no longer to be considered X-linked, but the result of cryptic autosomal imbalance. Furthermore, this study identified an approximately 14 Mb interval in 1q44qter pathogenetically related to polymicrogyria...
  13. doi request reprint Aceruloplasminemia: a novel mutation in a family with marked phenotypic variability
    Alfonso Fasano
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Mov Disord 23:751-5. 2008
    ..Possible physiopathological bases of these intrafamilial phenotypic variations are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Extradural arachnoid cyst with lumbosacral cord and root compression in marfan syndrome
    Vincenzo Di Lazzaro
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Neurol 64:284-5. 2007
  15. pmc Costello syndrome: Analysis of the posterior cranial fossa in children with posterior fossa crowding
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiol J 28:254-8. 2015
    ..The altered anatomy of the foramen magnum and upward expansion of the PCF secondary to an increased tentorial slope serves to explain the possible mechanism of cerebellar herniation in patients with CS...
  16. doi request reprint Spinal involvement in mucopolysaccharidoses: a review
    Antonio Leone
    Department of Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli, 1 00168, Rome, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 31:203-12. 2015
    ..Spinal involvement is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in some MPS (e.g., MPS IVA, VI, and I), and early radiological diagnosis is critical in preventing or arresting neurological deterioration and loss of function...
  17. doi request reprint Uveal melanoma: evaluation of extrascleral extension using thin-section MR of the eye with surface coils
    Tommaso Tartaglione
    Dipartimento di Scienze Radiologiche, Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico Agostino Gemelli, UCSC, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 119:775-83. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Identification of skull base sutures and craniofacial anomalies in children with craniosynostosis: utility of multidetector CT
    Rosalinda Calandrelli
    Institute of Radiology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 119:694-704. 2014
    ..The latter ones are involved in development of craniofacial and skull base deformities...
  19. doi request reprint A systematic approach to vertebral hemangioma
    Simona Gaudino
    Department of Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 44:25-36. 2015
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  20. doi request reprint Clinical Reasoning: A case of slowly progressive painful paraparesis
    Marzia Corbetto
    From the Institute of Neurology M C, F C, V D L, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery V D, and Institute of Radiology C Q, Campus Bio Medico University of Rome Fondazione Alberto Sordi Research Institute for Ageing F C, V D L and the Institute of Radiology C C, Institute of Neurosurgery G M, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 82:1476-9. 2014
    ..The pain was not relieved in any position and was not preceded by fever or trauma. Her history was unremarkable. General examination including temperature, pulse, and blood pressure was normal. ..
  21. doi request reprint Do traumatic brain contusions increase in size after decompressive craniectomy?
    Carmelo Lucio Sturiale
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Neurotrauma 29:2723-6. 2012
    ..72). Univariate and multivariate analyses showed that none of the analyzed factors was associated with increased or de novo appearance of any HC. DC does not seem to constitute a risk factor for the evolution of HC...
  22. doi request reprint Interventional spinal procedures guided and controlled by a 3D rotational angiographic unit
    Alessandro Pedicelli
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Rome, A Gemelli Hospital, L go Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1595-601. 2011
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  23. doi request reprint Vertebroplasty for symptomatic monostotic Paget disease
    Alessandro Pedicelli
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Rome, A Gemelli Hospital L go Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:400-3. 2011
    ..PV is proposed as a primary treatment for back pain secondary to PD when unresponsive to conservative therapy and when not associated with other complications...
  24. ncbi request reprint MRI neurography findings in patients with idiopathic brachial plexopathy: correlations with clinical-neurophysiological data in eight consecutive cases
    Marco Luigetti
    Institute of Neurology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Italy
    Intern Med 52:2031-9. 2013
    ..Clinical and electrophysiological examinations are the primary diagnostic tools and allow physicians to localize the site of damage. MRI neurography is rarely performed in this setting...
  25. pmc Intracranial melanocytic meningeal tumours and melanosis oculi: case report and literature review
    Francesco Doglietto
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    BMC Cancer 12:220. 2012
    ..The importance of this association is discussed together with the diagnostic and therapeutic challenges of the case...
  26. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery or Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy plus Whole-brain Radioherapy in Brain Oligometastases: A Long-term Analysis
    Mario Balducci
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 35:3055-9. 2015
    ..To analyze the outcome of patients with brain oligometastases treated by radiosurgery (SRS) or fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) after whole-brain radiotherapy (WBRT)...
  27. doi request reprint The SAPHO syndrome revisited with an emphasis on spinal manifestations
    Antonio Leone
    Department of Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 44:9-24. 2015
    ....
  28. doi request reprint The level of cortical afferent inhibition in acute stroke correlates with long-term functional recovery in humans
    Vincenzo Di Lazzaro
    Institute of Neurology, Universita Cattolica, Rome, Italy
    Stroke 43:250-2. 2012
    ..Using transcranial magnetic stimulation, we investigated short-interval intracortical inhibition and short-latency afferent inhibition in acute ischemic stroke...
  29. doi request reprint Endoscopic third ventriculostomy for the management of Chiari I and related hydrocephalus: outcome and pathogenetic implications
    Luca Massimi
    Institute of Neurosurgery, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurgery 68:950-6. 2011
    ..Hydrocephalus affects 7% to 10% of patients with Chiari I malformation (CIM). It can be successfully treated by endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV), possibly improving related CIM and syringomyelia...
  30. doi request reprint Nocardia brain abscess mimicking high-grade necrotic tumor on perfusion MRI
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Institute of Radiology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Neurosci 17:1080-2. 2010
    ..That an abscess may show increased rCBV along the capsule, therefore mimicking a hypervascular brain tumor on PWI, should be considered when attempting a radiological diagnosis of a ring-enhancing brain lesion...
  31. doi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of childhood optic gliomas: relationship between flicker visual evoked potentials and magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Benedetto Falsini
    Institute of Ophthalmology, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 00136, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 88:87-96. 2008
    ..67, P < 0.001). The results indicate that longitudinal F-VEP changes can predict changes in MRI-assessed OG size and extension, providing a non-invasive functional assay, complementary to neuro-imaging, for OG follow-up...
  32. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings in sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Gabriella Cadoni
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 35:310-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of gadobenate dimeglumine (Gd-BOPTA) with gadopentetate dimeglumine (Gd-DTPA) for enhanced MR imaging of brain and spine tumours in children
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Bioimaging, Section of Radiology, University, G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Pediatr Radiol 35:501-10. 2005
    ..Gadobenate dimeglumine (Gd-BOPTA) demonstrates superior enhancement of brain tumours in adult patients than Gd-DTPA...
  34. ncbi request reprint Classical lissencephaly associated with dolichocephaly, hair and nail defect
    Claudio Celentano
    Department of Medicine and Aging, Section of Obstetric and Gynecology, Nuovo Policlinico, University G D Annunzio, Medical School, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Brain Dev 28:392-4. 2006
    ..Because previously reported cases were not associated with the features described in our proband, they might represent a newly identified condition...
  35. ncbi request reprint Multidetector CT in abdominal aortic aneurysm treated with endovascular repair: are unenhanced and delayed phase enhanced images effective for endoleak detection?
    Roberto Iezzi
    Department of Clinical Science and Bioimaging, Section of Radiology, G D Annunzio University, SS Annunziata Hospital, Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Radiology 241:915-21. 2006
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  36. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of thalamic tumors in children
    Cesare Colosimo
    Neuroradiology Section, Institute of Advanced Biomedical Technology, Department of Clincial Sciences and Bio Imaging, University of G d Annunzio, Chieti Scalo, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:426-39. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Movement disorder due to aceruloplasminemia and incorrect diagnosis of hereditary hemochromatosis
    Alfonso Fasano
    J Neurol 254:113-4. 2007