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Genome-wide association study identifies eight risk loci and implicates metabo-psychiatric origins for anorexia nervosa
Genome-wide analyses identify eight independent loci associated with anorexia nervosa, and implicate both psychiatric and metabolic components in the etiology of this disorder, even after adjusting for the effects of common variants associated with body mass index.
Treatment of hyperthyroidism in pregnancy and birth defects.
- M. Clementi, E. Di Gianantonio, M. Cassina, E. Leoncini, L. Botto, P. Mastroiacovo
- MedicineThe Journal of clinical endocrinology and…
- 1 November 2010
CONTEXT Clinical hyperthyroidism is not uncommon in pregnancy, with a reported prevalence of 0.1 to 0.4%. The available antithyroid drugs are propylthiouracil and methimazole/carbimazole. …
Recessive Spondylocarpotarsal Synostosis Syndrome Due to Compound Heterozygosity for Variants in MYH3.
First-trimester exposure to metformin and risk of birth defects: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
- M. Cassina, M. Donà, E. Di Gianantonio, P. Litta, M. Clementi
- MedicineHuman reproduction update
- 1 September 2014
There is currently no evidence that metformin is associated with an increased risk of major birth defects in women affected by PCOS and treated during the first trimester, but larger ad hoc studies are warranted in order to definitely confirm the safety and efficacy of this drug in pregnancy.
Functional connectivity correlates of response inhibition impairment in anorexia nervosa
Genetics of Coenzyme Q10 Deficiency
- Mara Doimo, M. A. Desbats, Cristina Cerqua, M. Cassina, E. Trevisson, L. Salviati
- Medicine, BiologyMolecular Syndromology
- 21 May 2014
It is of critical importance that physicians promptly recognize these disorders because most patients respond to oral administration of CoQ10, a clinically and genetically heterogeneous disorder.
Prevalence, characteristics, and survival of children with esophageal atresia: A 32-year population-based study including 1,417,724 consecutive newborns.
- M. Cassina, Michele Ruol, M. Clementi
- MedicineBirth defects research. Part A, Clinical and…
- 1 July 2016
A significant improvement in survival of individuals with EA over the past decades is detected and the strongest predictors of mortality are identified, important for the planning of the clinical management and formulation of prognosis when EA is diagnosed in a newborn.
RETINAL VASCULAR ABNORMALITIES IN A LARGE COHORT OF PATIENTS AFFECTED BY NEUROFIBROMATOSIS TYPE 1: A Study Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography
Retinal vascular abnormalities are present in a limited proportion of patients affected by NF1 and can be considered an additional distinctive sign of the disease.
Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism in eating disorders: Data from a new biobank and META-analysis of previous studies
- M. Solmi, D. Gallicchio, A. Favaro
- BiologyThe world journal of biological psychiatry : the…
- 19 February 2016
5HTTLPR does not seem to be associated with ED in general, or with AN or BN in particular, and the role of ethnicity and psychiatric comorbidity as a possible source of bias should be explored.