Carlo Alviggi

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lutropin alfa: a viewpoint by Giuseppe De Placido, Roberto Clarizia and Carlo Alviggi
    Giuseppe De Placido
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Urology and Reproductive Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Drugs 68:1541-2. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal response to GnRHa long protocol is associated with a common LH polymorphism
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:9-14. 2009
  3. pmc Biological versus chronological ovarian age: implications for assisted reproductive technology
    Carlo Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche e Ginecologiche Medicina della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:101. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The effect of FT500 Plus(®) on ovarian stimulation in PCOS women
    Carlo Alviggi
    Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Medicine, Odontostomatology University of Naples Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Reprod Toxicol 59:40-4. 2016
  5. pmc The management of Asherman syndrome: a review of literature
    Alessandro Conforti
    University Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Urology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini n, 6, Naples 80100, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 11:118. 2013
  6. pmc Hormonal, functional and genetic biomarkers in controlled ovarian stimulation: tools for matching patients and protocols
    Carlo Alviggi
    Centro di Sterilità ed Infertilità di Coppia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 10:9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Outlook: who needs LH in ovarian stimulation?
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:599-607. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Who needs LH in ovarian stimulation?
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 22:S33-41. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Suboptimal response to GnRHa long protocol is associated with a common LH polymorphism
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universitá degli Studi di Napoli Federico ll, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 22:S67-72. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploiting LH in ovarian stimulation
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:221-33. 2006

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Lutropin alfa: a viewpoint by Giuseppe De Placido, Roberto Clarizia and Carlo Alviggi
    Giuseppe De Placido
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Urology and Reproductive Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Drugs 68:1541-2. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal response to GnRHa long protocol is associated with a common LH polymorphism
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:9-14. 2009
    ..7%) was observed in Group B; no variant was detected in Group C. These preliminary results suggest that v-betaLH is more frequent in women with ovarian resistance to rhFSH...
  3. pmc Biological versus chronological ovarian age: implications for assisted reproductive technology
    Carlo Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche e Ginecologiche Medicina della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:101. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The effect of FT500 Plus(®) on ovarian stimulation in PCOS women
    Carlo Alviggi
    Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Medicine, Odontostomatology University of Naples Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Reprod Toxicol 59:40-4. 2016
    ..3±2.5 versus 4.5±2; P=0.03) and glutathione peroxidase activity in follicular fluid (15.4±6.2 versus 11±2.2; P=0.04). FT500 Plus(®) may be considered in PCOS patient for improving oocyte quality. ..
  5. pmc The management of Asherman syndrome: a review of literature
    Alessandro Conforti
    University Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Urology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini n, 6, Naples 80100, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 11:118. 2013
    ..The aim of this review is to explore the most recent evidence related to this condition with regards to aetiology, diagnosis management and follow up strategies. ..
  6. pmc Hormonal, functional and genetic biomarkers in controlled ovarian stimulation: tools for matching patients and protocols
    Carlo Alviggi
    Centro di Sterilità ed Infertilità di Coppia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 10:9. 2012
    ..In the future, hormonal, functional and genetic biomarkers will be used together to personalise COS...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outlook: who needs LH in ovarian stimulation?
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:599-607. 2006
    ..Thus, well calibrated LH administration improves the ovarian outcome in patients >35 years, in those showing an initial abnormal ovarian response to r-hFSH monotherapy, and in 'low prognosis' women treated with GnRH antagonists...
  8. doi request reprint Who needs LH in ovarian stimulation?
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 22:S33-41. 2011
    ..Thus, well calibrated LH administration improves the ovarian outcome in patients >35 years, in those showing an initial abnormal ovarian response to r-hFSH monotherapy, and in 'low prognosis' women treated with GnRH antagonists...
  9. doi request reprint Suboptimal response to GnRHa long protocol is associated with a common LH polymorphism
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universitá degli Studi di Napoli Federico ll, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 22:S67-72. 2011
    ..8%) of v-βLH were found in Group A, whereas only one variant (6.7%) was observed in Group B; no variant was detected in Group C. These preliminary results suggest that v-βLH is more frequent in women with ovarian resistance to rhFSH...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploiting LH in ovarian stimulation
    C Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche Urologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:221-33. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist plus recombinant luteinizing hormone vs. a standard GnRH agonist short protocol in patients at risk for poor ovarian response
    Giuseppe De Placido
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 85:247-50. 2006
    ..The mean number of metaphase 2 oocytes (primary end point) was significantly higher in the antagonist group (5.73 +/- 3.57 vs. 4.64 +/- 2.23, respectively; P<.05)...
  12. pmc Hyperhomocysteinemia in women with unexplained sterility or recurrent early pregnancy loss from Southern Italy: a preliminary report
    Maristella D'Uva
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Thromb J 5:10. 2007
    ..However, the association between hyperhomocysteinemia and sterility problems have been underlined only for recurrent pregnancy loss while a relationship between hyperhomocysteinemia and female sterility is still matter of discussion...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chaotic mosaicism in human preimplantation embryos is correlated with a low mitochondrial membrane potential
    Martin Wilding
    Center for Reproductive Biology, Clinica Villa del Sole, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 79:340-6. 2003
    ..To determine the relationship between the intrinsic mitochondrial deltapsi of human embryos and the embryo karyotype...
  14. ncbi request reprint Compliance and diagnostic efficacy of mini-hysteroscopy versus traditional hysteroscopy in infertility investigation
    Giuseppe De Placido
    University of Naples Federico II, Obstetric and Gynaecological Sciences, Urologic and Reproductive Medicine, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 135:83-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare traditional hysteroscopy with mini-hysteroscopy in terms of compliance, side effects and diagnostic efficacy...
  15. pmc Association between intrafollicular concentration of benzene and outcome of controlled ovarian stimulation in IVF/ICSI cycles: a pilot study
    Carlo Alviggi
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Scienze Riproduttive ed Odontostomatologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Ovarian Res 7:67. 2014
    ..We performed an observational prospective pilot study to evaluate if levels of benzene in follicular fluid were correlated with response to controlled ovarian stimulation...
  16. doi request reprint In Estimated Good Prognosis Patients Could Unexpected "Hyporesponse" to Controlled Ovarian Stimulation be Related to Genetic Polymorphisms of FSH Receptor?
    Carlo Alviggi
    Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Medicine, Odontostomatology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Sci 23:1103-8. 2016
    ..The incidence of the Ser/Ser genotype was higher in patients with higher r-hFSH consumption (group A; P = .02). Based on our results, we hypothesize an association between the FSH-R polymorphisms and a "hyporesponse" to exogenous FSH. ..
  17. doi request reprint Techniques to reduce blood loss during open myomectomy: a qualitative review of literature
    Alessandro Conforti
    University Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Medicine, Odontostomatology University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 192:90-5. 2015
    ..The scope of this review is to describe in detail the different techniques reported in literature focusing on their validity and safety. ..
  18. doi request reprint Enhanced frequency of CFTR gene variants in couples who are candidates for assisted reproductive technology treatment
    Rossella Tomaiuolo
    Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biotecnologie Mediche, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 49:1289-93. 2011
    ..An increased frequency of (cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator) CFTR mutations has been detected in some types of male infertility. The aim of this study was to shed light on the link between CFTR mutations and infertility...
  19. doi request reprint Hysteroscopic resection of the septum improves the pregnancy rate of women with unexplained infertility: a prospective controlled trial
    Antonio Mollo
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Urology, and Reproductive Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 91:2628-31. 2009
    ..To assess fecundity of infertile women after surgical correction of uterine septum...
  20. pmc A prospective, randomised, controlled clinical study on the assessment of tolerability and of clinical efficacy of Merional (hMG-IBSA) administered subcutaneously versus Merional administered intramuscularly in women undergoing multifollicular ovarian sti
    Carlo Alviggi
    Department of Obstetrica Gynecological Sciences and Reproductive Medicine, Federico II University, Napoli, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 5:45. 2007
    ..c.) self-administered versus classical intramuscular (i.m.) injections of Merional, a new highly-purified hMG preparation...
  21. doi request reprint Regulatory T cells, inflammation, and endoplasmic reticulum stress in women with defective endometrial receptivity
    Mario Galgani
    Istituto di Endocrinologia ed Oncologia Sperimentale G Salvatore CNR, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 103:1579-86.e1. 2015
    ..To investigate immunologic parameters and endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress associated with unexplained infertility...
  22. doi request reprint Intact removal of spontaneous twin ectopic Caesarean scar pregnancy by office hysteroscopy: case report and literature review
    Antonio Mollo
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Scienze Riproduttive ed Odontostomatologiche Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini, 5 80131, Naples, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 29:530-3. 2014
    ..Complete removal of the ectopic pregnancy was obtained without intra- and postoperative complications. ..
  23. doi request reprint Endometrial polyps in infertile patients: do high concentrations of interferon-gamma play a role?
    Antonio Mollo
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Urology and Reproductive Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Fertil Steril 96:1209-12. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint High outcome predictability after IVF using a combined score for zygote and embryo morphology and growth rate
    Giuseppe De Placido
    Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 17:2402-9. 2002
    ..A scoring system has been developed to determine preimplantation embryo quality, and used to select embryos for transfer into the uterus of patients...
  25. doi request reprint Pituitary tumors and pregnancy: the interplay between a pathologic condition and a physiologic status
    Rosario Pivonello
    Section of Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 37:99-112. 2014
    ....
  26. pmc Etiology of hypercoagulable state in women with recurrent fetal loss without other causes of miscarriage from Southern Italy: new clinical target for antithrombotic therapy
    Maristella D'Uva
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, via Pansini 5 Building 9, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Biologics 2:897-902. 2008
    ..So the aim of our study was to investigate the role of inherited thrombophilia in patients with RPL and without other causes of RPL...
  27. doi request reprint Efficacy of hysteroscopy in improving reproductive outcomes of infertile couples: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 22:479-96. 2016
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Cryptozoospermia with normal testicular function after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: a case report
    L Tauchmanova
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Endocrinology and Oncology, Federico II, University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 22:495-9. 2007
    ..A spontaneous uncomplicated pregnancy occurred in the partner of the patient 3 months after the corticosteroid treatment withdrawal...
  29. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human LH supplementation versus recombinant human FSH (rFSH) step-up protocol during controlled ovarian stimulation in normogonadotrophic women with initial inadequate ovarian response to rFSH. A multicentre, prospective, randomized controlled
    G De Placido
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Hum Reprod 20:390-6. 2005
    ..We have tested the hypothesis that these women may benefit from recombinant human LH (rLH) supplementation in a multicentre, prospective, randomized trial compared with patients treated with an rFSH step-up protocol...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of recombinant LH (rLH) supplementation during controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH) in normogonadotrophic women with an initial inadequate response to recombinant FSH (rFSH) after pituitary downregulation
    G De Placido
    Dipartimento Universitario di Scienze Ostetriche Ginecologiche e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 60:637-43. 2004
    ..This study was aimed to evaluate the effect of different recombinant LH (rLH) doses on the ovarian outcome of normogonadotrophic women with an initial inadequate response to recombinant FSH (rFSH) after pituitary downregulation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Rescue of IVF cycles by HMG in pituitary down-regulated normogonadotrophic young women characterized by a poor initial response to recombinant FSH
    G De Placido
    Dipartimento Clinico di Emergenza Ostetrica, Ginecologica e Medicina della Riproduzione, Area Funzionale di Medicina della Riproduzione ed Endoscopia Ginecologica, , Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 16:1875-9. 2001
    ..5%) in the control group were achieved. CONCLUSIONS: The data suggest that LH supplementation improves the ovarian outcome in patients characterized by an inadequate initial response to rFSH therapy in a long protocol...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intra-follicular leptin concentration as a predictive factor for in vitro oocyte fertilization in assisted reproductive techniques
    G De Placido
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, 80128 Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 29:719-26. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial aggregation patterns and activity in human oocytes and preimplantation embryos
    M Wilding
    Centre for Reproductive Biology, Clinica Villa del Sole, and Dipartimento Clinica di Emergenza Ginecologica e Ostetrica e Medicina della Riproduzione, Azienda Universitaria Policlinico, , Naples, Italy
    Hum Reprod 16:909-17. 2001
    ..The loss of mitochondrial activity in oocytes obtained from ageing couples may therefore contribute to lower embryo development and pregnancy rates observed during cycles of IVF...