C Ruffolo

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of CD40 and B7 costimulators in inflammatory bowel diseases
    Lino Polese
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche P G Cévese, Clinica Chirurgica I, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Acta Biomed 74:65-70. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Cytokine network in rectal mucosa in perianal Crohn's disease: relations with inflammatory parameters and need for surgery
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Clinica Chirurgica 1, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 14:1406-12. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Clinical presentation and diagnosis of intestinal adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease: analysis of clinical predictors and of the life-time risk
    Cesare Ruffolo
    II Department of Surgery, IV Unit, Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1746-51. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Subclinical intestinal inflammation in patients with Crohn's disease following bowel resection: a smoldering fire
    Cesare Ruffolo
    IV Unit of Surgery, Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Piazza Ospedale 1, 31100 Treviso, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:24-31. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review on advancement flaps for rectovaginal fistula in Crohn's disease: transrectal vs transvaginal approach
    C Ruffolo
    Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 12:1183-91. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Cytokine network in chronic perianal Crohn's disease and indeterminate colitis after colectomy
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Clinica Chirurgica, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:16-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive management of Crohn's disease complicated by ureteral stenosis
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:292-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Fecal lactoferrin and calprotectin after ileocolonic resection for Crohn's disease
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:861-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Plasma lipids and inflammation in active inflammatory bowel diseases
    G Romanato
    CNR Institute of Neurosciences Aging Section, Padova, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:298-307. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of costimulatory molecules CD80 and CD86 and IFNgamma in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis
    Marco Scarpa
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1738-44. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Role of CD40 and B7 costimulators in inflammatory bowel diseases
    Lino Polese
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche P G Cévese, Clinica Chirurgica I, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Acta Biomed 74:65-70. 2003
    ..1, a major Th1 stimulator, could be involved in Crohn's disease. In some animal models of colitis anti-B7.1, but not anti-B7.2, was effective. Anti B7 therapy was not yet tested in humans...
  2. doi request reprint Cytokine network in rectal mucosa in perianal Crohn's disease: relations with inflammatory parameters and need for surgery
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Clinica Chirurgica 1, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 14:1406-12. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the cytokine profile in the rectal mucosa of patients affected by perianal CD and to understand its relations with the systemic cytokine profile and inflammatory parameters and the need for surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical presentation and diagnosis of intestinal adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease: analysis of clinical predictors and of the life-time risk
    Cesare Ruffolo
    II Department of Surgery, IV Unit, Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1746-51. 2010
    ..The primary aim of this study was to assess the relationship between clinical presentation and diagnosis of intestinal adenocarcinoma in CD; the secondary aim was to evaluate the timing of cancer occurrence in CD patients...
  4. doi request reprint Subclinical intestinal inflammation in patients with Crohn's disease following bowel resection: a smoldering fire
    Cesare Ruffolo
    IV Unit of Surgery, Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Piazza Ospedale 1, 31100 Treviso, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:24-31. 2010
    ..The secondary end point was to evaluate the prognostic value of lactoferrin levels and serum cytokines in terms of need of surgery for recurrence in these patients...
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review on advancement flaps for rectovaginal fistula in Crohn's disease: transrectal vs transvaginal approach
    C Ruffolo
    Regional Hospital CA Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 12:1183-91. 2010
    ..Transrectal (RAF) and transvaginal advancement flaps (VAF) represent two possible alternative surgical approaches to this problem. The study aims to review and compare the results of these approaches for RV fistula in CD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cytokine network in chronic perianal Crohn's disease and indeterminate colitis after colectomy
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Clinica Chirurgica, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:16-21. 2007
    ..The role of IL-6 as a systemic mediator for active chronic inflammation was confirmed and a possible role for its monoclonal antibody was suggested...
  7. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive management of Crohn's disease complicated by ureteral stenosis
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:292-4. 2004
    ..The safety and feasibility of sequential minimally invasive management of ileocolonic Crohn's disease involving the right ureter was assessed, and a good cosmetic result was achieved...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fecal lactoferrin and calprotectin after ileocolonic resection for Crohn's disease
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:861-9. 2007
    ..This study was designed to assess the role of fecal lactoferrin and calprotectin as markers of intestinal inflammation in patients with Crohn's disease who have undergone ileocolonic resection...
  9. doi request reprint Plasma lipids and inflammation in active inflammatory bowel diseases
    G Romanato
    CNR Institute of Neurosciences Aging Section, Padova, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:298-307. 2009
    ..Ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn's disease (CD) can cause metabolic and inflammatory alterations...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of costimulatory molecules CD80 and CD86 and IFNgamma in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis
    Marco Scarpa
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1738-44. 2004
    ..In "in vivo" conditions IFNgamma may not be the only factor responsible for CD86 up-regulation in the ulcerative colitis colonic mucosa...
  11. doi request reprint TGF-beta1 and IGF-1 and anastomotic recurrence of Crohn's disease after ileo-colonic resection
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Policlinico Universitario, Universita di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1981-90. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Enzymes in feces: useful markers of chronic inflammatory bowel disease
    Imerio Angriman
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Padova, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 381:63-8. 2007
    ..Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease are characterized by a chronic intestinal inflammation. Since the precise etiology is still unknown, current therapies are aimed at reducing or eliminating inflammation...
  13. ncbi request reprint B1a lymphocytes in ulcerative colitis
    Lino Polese
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Surgical Unit, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1005-11. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the expression of these cells in the peripheral blood of ulcerative colitis (UC) patients who underwent restorative proctocolectomy (RPC) and others who were not operated on...
  14. pmc Persistence of high CD40 and CD40L expression after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Lino Polese
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Policlinico Universitario, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova 35128, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:5303-8. 2005
    ..To focus on the role of CD40 and CD40L in their pathogenesis...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of CD40 in ulcerative colitis: histochemical analysis and clinical correlation
    Lino Polese
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche P G Cévese, Clinica Chirurgica I, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 14:237-41. 2002
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  16. doi request reprint Should we routinely use DEBTACE for unresectable HCC? cTACE versus DEBTACE: a single-center survival analysis
    M Massani
    IV Department of Surgery, Regional Center for HPB Surgery, Ca Foncello Regional Hospital, 31100, Treviso, Italy
    Updates Surg . 2017
    ..We do confirm that there are no differences between the two techniques in terms of survival and that it is mainly affected by the reserved liver function proper of each patient...
  17. doi request reprint Diverting loop ileostomy after restorative proctocolectomy: predictors of poor outcome and poor quality of life
    M Scarpa
    Department of Surgery, Veneto Oncological Institute IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 12:914-20. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the predictors of complications of the ileostomy formation and closure and of the QOL of these patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical predictors of recurrence of Crohn's disease after ileocolonic resection
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Policlinico Universitario, Universita di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1061-9. 2007
    ..Secondary end points were to identify any possible predictor that would help the selection of patients for medical prophylaxis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after ileocolonic resection for Crohn's disease: long-term results
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Science, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:462-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate long-term health-related quality of life (HRQL) outcome and its clinical predictors in CD patients who have had ileocolonic resection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: long-term results
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Science, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    World J Surg 28:124-9. 2004
    ..HRQL is influenced by drugs, stool frequency, pouchitis, postoperative pelvic complications, and age at diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for recurrence of stenosis in Crohn's disease
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Padova, Italy
    Acta Biomed 74:80-3. 2003
    ..Younger age, acute obstruction, emergency conditions, postoperative complications, small bowel disease, ileo-ileal anastomosis and type of suture resulted to be risk factors for CD recurrence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Role of stapled and hand-sewn anastomoses in recurrence of Crohn's disease
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1053-7. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Expression of costimulatory molecule CD80 in colonic dysplasia in ulcerative colitis: an immunosurveillance mechanism against colorectal cancer?
    Marco Scarpa
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, sez di Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova 35128, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 21:776-83. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to verify the presence of an in vivo immunosurveillance mechanism in the early stages of colon tumorigenesis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Management of grade III-IV blunt liver traumas: a comparative, observational study
    L Bonariol
    II Department of Surgery IV Unit Regional Hospital Ca Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    Minerva Chir 70:7-15. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the impact of angiographic embolization in view of expanding indications for the conservative management of grade III-IV liver injuries...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of postoperative surveillance protocols following radical surgery for colorectal cancer
    L Di Cristofaro
    Dept of Surgery and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Acta Chir Belg 112:24-32. 2012
    ..Up to 30-50% of patients who undergo radical surgery for colorectal cancer (CRC) develop tumor relapse. The aim of this study was to assess various surveillance protocols utilized in a tertiary referral hospital in Northern Italy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal telangiectasia: a study by EGD, colonoscopy, and capsule endoscopy in 75 patients
    L Polese
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Endoscopy 40:23-9. 2008
    ..The distribution of lesions in the gastrointestinal tract in patients with sporadic telangiectasia is at present unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diffuse small bowel Crohn's disease treated with side-to-side isoperistaltic strictureplasty: report of two cases and description of a variation of the original technique
    Antonio Sommariva
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, First Surgical Clinic, School of Medicine, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Surg Today 32:642-5. 2002
    ..We also propose the application of this technique for the treatment of shorter stenosis cases...
  28. doi request reprint TGF-beta1 and IGF-1 production and recurrence of Crohn's disease after ileo-colonic resection
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Surg Res 152:26-34. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess their role in the CD recurrence after ileo-colonic resection...
  29. doi request reprint Double contrast small-bowel radiography in the preoperative assessment of Crohn's disease: is it still useful?
    Imerio Angriman
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche P G G Cevese, Universita di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    Surg Today 38:700-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of double contrast small-bowel radiography (SBR) in the preoperative assessment of patients with Crohn's disease (CD)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Early surgery for the treatment of toxic megacolon
    Carmelo D'Amico
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Piove di Sacco, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Digestion 72:146-9. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: impact on lipid metabolism and adipose tissue and serum fatty acids
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Policlinico Universitario, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:279-87. 2008
    ..The reduction of LDL cholesterol is an index of malabsorption probably due to the accelerated transit and to the exclusion of the terminal ileum caused by the covering ileostomy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Urologic complications in Crohn's disease: suspicion criteria
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:357-60. 2006
    ..Genitourinary complications occur in 4 to 35% of Crohn's disease patients. The aim of this study was to assess the threshold to suspect urologic involvement in Crohn's disease in order to plan the correct surgical management...
  33. ncbi request reprint Rod in loop ileostomy: just an insignificant detail for ileostomy-related complications?
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Science, Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:149-54. 2007
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to validate a variant in the loop ileostomy construction to reduce peristomal pressure ulcers and, subsequently, the need of stoma therapist assistance and the frequency of changing the stoma appliance...
  34. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: different questionnaires lead to different interpretations
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Science, Clinica Chirurgica I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Arch Surg 142:158-65. 2007
    ..Other studies show evidence that patients who undergo RPC experience a health-related quality of life similar to patients with mild UC or UC in remission...
  35. pmc Health related quality of life after surgery for colonic diverticular disease
    Imerio Angriman
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 16:4013-8. 2010
    ..Formal assessment of HRQL could be a good instrument in the selection of appropriate patients for elective surgery as well as in the assessment of surgical outcome...
  36. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life after colonic resection for diverticular disease: long-term results
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgery, Veneto Oncological Institute IOV IRCCS, Clinica Chirurgica I, Policlinico Universitario, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:105-12. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the long-term clinical outcome and quality of life in DD patients undergoing colonic resection compared to those receiving medical treatment only...
  37. ncbi request reprint Results of iterative surgery for persistent and recurrent parathyroid carcinoma
    Maurizio Iacobone
    Endocrine Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:385-90. 2005
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to analyse the rate of biochemical cure, clinical relief, sensitivity of localizing studies and morbidity after re-operations...
  38. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery for colorectal cancer: quality of life, body image, cosmesis, and functional results
    Marco Scarpa
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:577-82. 2009
    ..The aims of this cross-sectional study were to assess the long-term quality of life, the body image, and the cosmetic and functional results in patients who had laparoscopic-assisted for colorectal cancer...
  39. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of acute pseudoaneurysm associated to pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Mauro Frego
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Padua University, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1738-41. 2009
    ..The patient did well after chemotherapy for one year and presented local recurrence at 16 months. Endovascular treatment of acute haemorrhage in presence of an intra-abdominal sepsis is feasible and useful following pancreatic surgery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Side-to-side isoperistaltic strictureplasty in the treatment of diffuse Crohn's disease
    Antonio Sommariva
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:708. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint A gastrocolic fistula in Crohn's disease
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Dig Dis Sci 50:933-4. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Adenocarcinoma after restorative proctocolectomy for cancer in ulcerative colitis
    Cesare Ruffolo
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1557-8. 2007