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Relapsed papillary urothelial neoplasm of low malignant potential (PUNLMP) of the young age: a case report and a review of the literature.

Palma Maurizi, Michele Antonio Capozza, Silvia Triarico, Maria Luisa Perrotta, Vito Briganti, Antonio Ruggiero,

BACKGROUND:Papillary Urothelial Neoplasm of Low Malignant Potential (PUNLMP) are exceptionally rare in the first decade of life (mostly if multifocal) and there is a lack of standardized recommendations for the pediatric age. CASE PRESENTATION:We describe the case of a 9-year-old boy with a diagnosis of PUNLMP, who underwent to cystoscopic ... Read more >>

BMC Urol (BMC urology)
[2019, 19(1):36]

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The DATE Association: A Separate Entity or a Further Extension of the VACTERL Association?

Silvia Ceccanti, Paola Midrio, Mario Messina, Girolamo Mattioli, Antonio Appignani, Vito Briganti, Maurizio Cheli, Mario Lima, Denis A Cozzi,

BACKGROUND:The combination of esophageal atresia, congenital duodenal obstruction, and anorectal malformation has seldom been reported. We describe the largest series of patients with such association, which we summed up with the mnemonic acronym DATE [D-duodenal obstruction, A-anorectal malformation (ARM), and TE-tracheoesophageal fistula with esophageal atresia]. METHODS:This was a multicenter retrospective ... Read more >>

J. Surg. Res. (The Journal of surgical research)
[2019, 241:128-134]

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A rare case of accessory spleen torsion in a child diagnosed by ultrasound (US) and contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS).

Margherita Trinci, Stefania Ianniello, Michele Galluzzo, Carlo Giangregorio, Riccardo Palliola, Vito Briganti, Stefano Tursini, Vittorio Miele,

INTRODUCTION:Accessory spleen, also known as supernumerary spleen or splenunculum, is a congenital anomaly of the spleen due to a fusion defect during the embryogenesis. Usually it is detected casually during an ultrasound (US) examination of the abdomen and it is asymptomatic. CASE REPORT:RESULTS: We present a case of a 12 years ... Read more >>

J Ultrasound (Journal of ultrasound)
[2019, 22(1):99-102]

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Correction to: Multimodal treatment of pediatric patients with Askin's tumors: our experience.

Silvia Triarico, Giorgio Attinà, Palma Maurizi, Stefano Mastrangelo, Lorenzo Nanni, Vito Briganti, Elisa Meacci, Stefano Margaritora, Mario Balducci, Antonio Ruggiero,

[This corrects the article DOI: 10.1186/S12957-018-1434-2.]. ... Read more >>

World J Surg Oncol (World journal of surgical oncology)
[2018, 16:193]

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Multimodal treatment of pediatric patients with Askin's tumors: our experience.

Silvia Triarico, Giorgio Attinà, Palma Maurizi, Stefano Mastrangelo, Lorenzo Nanni, Vito Briganti, Elisa Meacci, Stefano Margaritora, Mario Balducci, Antonio Ruggiero,

BACKGROUND:We report our experience and outcomes about the management of Askin's tumors [AT], which are rare primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNETs) that develop within the soft tissue of the thoracopulmonary region, typically in children and adolescents. METHODS:We retrospectively analyzed the charts of 9 patients affected by AT (aged 6-15 years), treated at ... Read more >>

World J Surg Oncol (World journal of surgical oncology)
[2018, 16(1):140]

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Non-Coding RNAs and Endometrial Cancer.

Cristina Vallone, Giuliano Rigon, Caterina Gulia, Alberto Baffa, Raffaella Votino, Giulia Morosetti, Simona Zaami, Vito Briganti, Francesco Catania, Marco Gaffi, Roberto Nucciotti, Fabio Massimo Costantini, Roberto Piergentili, Lorenza Putignani, Fabrizio Signore,

Non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) are involved in the regulation of cell metabolism and neoplastic transformation. Recent studies have tried to clarify the significance of these information carriers in the genesis and progression of various cancers and their use as biomarkers for the disease; possible targets for the inhibition of growth and ... Read more >>

Genes (Basel) (Genes)
[2018, 9(4):]

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Role of Non-Coding RNAs in the Etiology of Bladder Cancer.

Caterina Gulìa, Stefano Baldassarra, Fabrizio Signore, Giuliano Rigon, Valerio Pizzuti, Marco Gaffi, Vito Briganti, Alessandro Porrello, Roberto Piergentili,

According to data of the International Agency for Research on Cancer and the World Health Organization (Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, GLOBOCAN, and the World Health Organization Mortality), bladder is among the top ten body locations of cancer globally, with the highest incidence rates reported in Southern and Western Europe, ... Read more >>

Genes (Basel) (Genes)
[2017, 8(11):]

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Obstetric brachial plexus palsy: a population-based retrospective case-control study and medicolegal considerations.

Simona Zaami, Francesco Paolo Busardò, Fabrizio Signore, Nicola Felici, Vito Briganti, Giovanni Baglio, Enrico Marinelli, Vittorio Fineschi,

The aim of this study was to examine 24 cases of obstetric brachial plexus palsy (OBPP) in 41,002 deliveries occurred at San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital in Rome, during the period 2000-2012.A population-based retrospective case-control study was designed and the database of the hospital was searched; for each case, maternal and fetal ... Read more >>

J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. (The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians)
[2018, 31(11):1412-1417]

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A novel approach in the treatment of neonatal gastroschisis: a review of the literature and a single-center experience.

Vito Briganti, Daniela Luvero, Caterina Gulia, Roberto Piergentili, Simona Zaami, Elsa Laura Buffone, Cristina Vallone, Roberto Angioli, Claudio Giorlandino, Fabrizio Signore,

Gastroschisis is a congenital abdominal wall defect and its management remains an issue. We performed a review of the literature to summarize its evaluation, management and outcome and we describe a new type of surgical reduction performed in our center without anesthesia (GA), immediately after birth, in the delivery room. ... Read more >>

J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. (The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians)
[2018, 31(9):1234-1240]

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Labia minora hypertrophy: causes, impact on women's health, and treatment options.

Caterina Gulia, Andrea Zangari, Vito Briganti, Zhoobin H Bateni, Alessandro Porrello, Roberto Piergentili,

We provide a review of the literature about the onset and development of hypertrophy of the labia minora, together with some expert opinions on the appropriateness of labiaplasty.We searched PubMed and used popular search engines, with a greater emphasis on the physiology and hormone-mediated metabolism of these structures, and less ... Read more >>

Int Urogynecol J (International urogynecology journal)
[2017, 28(10):1453-1461]

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Pediatric Ovarian Torsion and its Recurrence: A Multicenter Study.

Mirko Bertozzi, Ciro Esposito, Claudio Vella, Vito Briganti, Nicola Zampieri, Daniela Codrich, Michele Ubertazzi, Alessandro Trucchi, Elisa Magrini, Sonia Battaglia, Vittorio Bini, Maria Luisa Conighi, Caterina Gulia, Alessandra Farina, Francesco Saverio Camoglio, Waifro Rigamonti, Piergiorgio Gamba, Giovanna Riccipetitoni, Salvatore Fabio Chiarenza, Alessandro Inserra, Antonino Appignani,

To report results of a retrospective multicentric Italian survey concerning the management of pediatric ovarian torsion (OT) and its recurrence.Multicenter retrospective cohort study.Italian Units of Pediatric Surgery.Participants were female aged 1-14 years of age with surgically diagnosed OT between 2004 and 2014.Adnexal detorsion, adnexectomy, mass excision using laparoscopy or laparotomy. Different kinds ... Read more >>

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol (Journal of pediatric and adolescent gynecology)
[2017, 30(3):413-417]

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Wandering Spleen and Organoaxial Gastric Volvulus after Morgagni Hernia Repair: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Noemi Cantone, Caterina Gulia, Vittorio Miele, Margherita Trinci, Vito Briganti,

Wandering spleen and gastric volvulus are two rare entities that have been described in association with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. The diagnosis is difficult and any delay can result in ischemia and necrosis of both organs. We present a case of a 13-year-old girl, previously operated on for anterior diaphragmatic hernia ... Read more >>

Case Rep Surg (Case reports in surgery)
[2016, 2016:6450765]

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Fetal intra-abdominal cysts: accuracy and predictive value of prenatal ultrasound.

Vincenzo Davide Catania, Vito Briganti, Vincenza Di Giacomo, Vittorio Miele, Fabrizio Signore, Chiara de Waure, Giovanna Elisa Calabrò, Alessandro Calisti,

The finding of a fetal intra-abdominal cyst is relatively common and it can be due to a wide variety of clinical conditions. The aims of this study were to determine the accuracy of the prenatal ultrasound (US) in identifying the etiology of fetal intra-abdominal cysts and to describe the neonatal ... Read more >>

J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. (The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians)
[2016, 29(10):1691-1699]

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Antenatal ultrasonographic features associated with segmental small bowel dilatation: an unusual neonatal condition mimicking congenital small bowel obstruction.

Filomena Valentina Paradiso, Riccardo Coletta, Claudio Olivieri, Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Romano Fabbri, Alessandro Calisti,

Segmental dilatation of the intestine (SDI) is an unusual condition presenting during the neonatal period, with symptoms of obstruction. Late diagnosed cases are also reported. The clinical polymorphism, and the lack of specificity of radiological investigations, make diagnosis difficult. Prenatal detection of abdominal cystic lesions or bowel dilatation has occasionally ... Read more >>

Pediatr Neonatol (Pediatrics and neonatology)
[2013, 54(5):339-343]

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Recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula and respiratory failure: the role of early airway endoscopic approach.

Marco Piastra, Vito Briganti, Ersilia Luca, Maria Pia De Carolis, Pietrini Domenico, Giorgio Conti, Eleonora Stival, Alessia Tempera, Alessandro Calisti, Paola Serio,

Eur J Pediatr Surg (European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie)
[2013, 23(2):153-156]

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Jejunoileal Atresia: Factors Affecting the Outcome and Long-term Sequelae.

Alessandro Calisti, Claudio Olivieri, Riccardo Coletta, Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Giuseppina Giannino,

CONTEXT: Jejunoileal atresia (JIA) is a common abnormality. The outcome is conditioned by several variables. Nutritional problems, and long-term sequelae are described among those who survive. AIM: To correlate the type of JIA and its management to the outcome and long-term quality of life. SETTINGS AND DESIGN: Forty-three cases over ... Read more >>

J Clin Neonatol (Journal of clinical neonatology)
[2012, 1(1):38-41]

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Meconium obstruction in absence of cystic fibrosis in low birth weight infants: an emerging challenge from increasing survival.

Valentina Filomena Paradiso, Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Riccardo Coletta, Alessandro Calisti,

BACKGROUND: Meconium abnormalities are characterized by a wide spectrum of severity, from the meconium plug syndrome to the complicated meconium ileus associated with cystic fibrosis. Meconium Related Ileus in absence of Cystic Fibrosis includes a combination of highly viscid meconium and poor intestinal motility, low grade obstruction, benign systemic and ... Read more >>

Ital J Pediatr (Italian journal of pediatrics)
[2011, 37:55]

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Usefulness of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer in bronchoscopic treatment of recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula in children.

Vito Briganti, Riccardo Coletta, Giuseppina Giannino, Alessandro Calisti,

Endoscopic repair of recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula (RTF) in infants who underwent surgery at birth for esophageal atresia (EA) is under investigation as an alternative to open surgery, which is technically challenging and associated with high morbidity. The aims of this paper are to present the experience of a single institution ... Read more >>

Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. (International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology)
[2011, 75(9):1191-1194]

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Jejunal atresia and anterior chamber anomalies: Further delineation of the Strømme syndrome.

Marco Castori, Luigi Laino, Vito Briganti, Lucia Pedace, Andrea Zampini, Mario Marconi, Barbara Grammatico, Elsa Buffone, Paola Grammatico,

Strømme syndrome is a rare multiple congenital malformation syndrome consisting in apple peel intestinal atresia, ocular anomalies, microcephaly and developmental delay. To date, this condition was described in a couple of sibs and 7 additional sporadic patients. We report on a 11-month-old female, who requested surgical correction for jejunal atresia ... Read more >>

Eur J Med Genet (European journal of medical genetics)
[2010, 53(3):149-152]

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Prenatal diagnosis of duodenal obstruction selects cases with a higher risk of maternal-foetal complications and demands in utero transfer to a tertiary centre.

Alessandro Calisti, Lucia Oriolo, Denis Andrew Cozzi, Vito Briganti, Francesco Morini, Maurizio Pacilli, Philippe Molle, Lorna Spagnol, Giovanni Mangia, Francesco Cozzi,

OBJECTIVES: It was the aim of this study to determine if prenatal diagnosis of congenital duodenal obstruction (CDO) selects high-risk pregnancies and demands special perinatal attention. METHODS: Medical records of 62 neonates with intrinsic CDO, admitted since 1981 in 2 institutions, were reviewed and divided into 2 groups: 39 cases, ... Read more >>

Fetal. Diagn. Ther. (Fetal diagnosis and therapy)
[2008, 24(4):478-482]

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Usefulness of large pleural flap for the treatment of children with recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula.

Vito Briganti, Giovanni Mangia, Pasquale Ialongo, Alessandro Calisti,

Recurrent tracheoesophageal fistula (RTF) complicates 5-11% of cases of children treated at birth for esophageal atresia with inferior tracheoesophageal fistula (ITF), and it represents an important problem of respiratory morbility and mortality. Surgical correction of RTF is complex with high incidence of recurrence. The aim of this work is to ... Read more >>

Pediatr. Surg. Int. (Pediatric surgery international)
[2009, 25(7):587-589]

Cited: 3 times

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Tracheomalacia in esophageal atresia. Usefulness of preoperative imaging evaluation for tailored surgical correction.

Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Giovanni Mangia, Vitaliano Buffa, Alessandro Calisti,

Tracheomalacia (TM) associated with esophageal atresia (OA) generally is located in the thoracic segment of the trachea, and the close anatomical relationships it has with the aortic arch and the other mediastinal structures play a remarkable role in the dynamic obstruction of the airways. Only correct preoperative imaging studies permit ... Read more >>

J. Pediatr. Surg. (Journal of pediatric surgery)
[2006, 41(9):1624-1628]

Cited: 8 times

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Nickel Gluconate-Mercurius Heel-Potentised Swine Organ Preparations: a new therapeutical approach for the primary treatment of pediatric ranula and intraoral mucocele.

Salvatore Garofalo, Vito Briganti, Sebastiano Cavallaro, Ernesto Pepe, Marina Prete, Liana Suteu, Paolo Tavormina,

OBJECTIVE: Many authors consider surgical therapy of pediatric ranula and intraoral mucocele as the election treatment. Recently, an intracystic sclerosing injection with OK-432 has been proposed as a ranula primary treatment. This preliminary study evaluates the effectiveness of the use of Nickel Gluconate-Mercurius Heel-Potentised Swine Organ Preparations as the primary ... Read more >>

Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. (International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology)
[2007, 71(2):247-255]

Cited: 10 times

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Tracheomalacia in oesophageal atresia: morphological considerations by endoscopic and CT study.

Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Vitaliano Buffa, Salvatore Garofalo, Sebastiano Cavallaro, Alessandro Calisti,

OBJECTIVE: A Tracheomalacia complicates 11-33% of cases of Oesophageal Atresia with distal Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula. The lesion generally involves only the thoracic segment of the trachea, and it has close anatomical relationships with the mediastinal structures, specially with the aortic arch. We therefore tried to define the most important morphotypes of ... Read more >>

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg (European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery)
[2005, 28(1):11-15]

Cited: 9 times

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Giant tracheocele following primary tracheostomy closure in a 3 year old child.

Vito Briganti, Paolo Tavormina, Alberto Testa, Lucia Oriolo,

Tracheocele is a rare pathology, especially complication of tracheal surgery. We present a case of a 3 year old pediatric patient with secondary tracheocele arising after simple surgical closure of tracheostomy. It appeared 2 months after intervention that cervical mass swelling during respiratory acts. Diagnosis was made by TC scan ... Read more >>

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg (Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery)
[2004, 3(2):411-412]

Cited: 6 times

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