Erica Ferri

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
Inverted papilloma of the upper urinary tract is a rare lesion and the differential diagnosis with transitional cell carcinoma is really hard. A case of 49 year-old male with recurrent right flank pain is reported. Excretory urogram suggested a filling defect involving the right mid ureter and bilateral retrograde pyelogram that confirmed a solitary filling(More)
The chief complications of retroperitoneal fibrosis RPF in the ureteric compression ab extrinseco by fibrotic tissue. In the period 1994 to 1999, we treated two cases of idiopathic RPF: the first case a 49 years aged man, presented a left hydronefrosis and bilateral ureteral displacement to the midline. RMN showed widespreads fibrotic tissue in the(More)
In our department two cases of Buschke-Löwenstein tumor were up to day observed. The first case, a man 51 years old, showed a big exophytic growth all over the glans, plus some similar lesions all along the shaft of the penis, besides a bilateral inguinal lymphoadenopathy. The second case was that of a man 70 years old, presenting a single exophytic growth(More)
Malignant mesothelioma of the tunica vaginalis testis, is a very rare neoplasm with highly aggressive biological behaviour. It usually occurs in patients aged between 55 and 75 years. A testicular mass is always observed, often accompanied with hydrocele. The response to chemotherapy and radiotherapy is poor. Initial aggressive surgery is necessary. The(More)
We refer herein on a simple program of rehabilitation that may be a first approach the treatment of, U.S.I. In our urodynamic service, we treated 38 female patients, affected by this condition, aged between 37-73 years. The same procedure was applied to all the patients, consisting of 10 seances twice weekly, during which we subjected the patients to(More)
A case of vertebral osteoid osteoma in a 19 years old female is described. The tumor was located at D7 right peduncle and was responsible for a mild left convex curve dorso-lumbar scoliosis. The patient had been complaining for 3 years because of a stablike pain at medio-dorsal level. The symptomatology was exacerbated by erect position, during the night(More)
Background: Some additives are able to improve animal performance in growing and finishing periods. Monensin was first used to control coccidiosis in poultry and was extended to other animals, like ruminants, to act also as a growth promoter and improve cattle performance. In this species, monensin improves the synthesis of propionic acid in the rumen and(More)
The interstitial laser therapy is a low invasivity system for prostatic benign hyperplasia. We report our experience with Indigo 830e new system where diode laser and optical temperature sensor warrant a laser-induced interstitial thermal therapy able to continuously adjust energy delivery to the tissue.
  • 1