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Two-as-one monolateral dual kidney transplantation.
OBJECTIVES Dual kidney transplantation (DKT) of marginal kidneys could offer transplant candidates a very satisfactory kidney transplantation in terms of renal function. However, DKT might be… Expand
Incisional hernia in the elderly: risk factors and clinical considerations.
OBJECTIVE Ventral incisional hernia is a common complication of abdominal surgery. The marked improvements in medical technology and healthcare, lead to an increasing number of elderly patients to… Expand
The role of obesity in kidney transplantation outcome.
BACKGROUND The number of obese kidney transplant candidates has been growing. However, there are conflicting results regarding to the effect of obesity on kidney transplantation outcome. The aim of… Expand
Cystic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: To date a diagnostic challenge.
- P. Caglià, Maria Teresa Cannizzaro, +5 authors Matteo Angelo Cannizzaro
- International journal of surgery
- 1 September 2015
OBJECTIVE Cystic PNETs are an uncommon neoplasms increasingly detected in current clinical practice which often present a diagnostic challenges to both the experienced radiologist and pathologist.… Expand
Psoas Abscess: a Rare Complication of Crohn’s Disease
Abstract Psoas abscess is a rare complication of Crohn’s disease. Methods and materials: We evaluated the incidence of psoas abscess on 312 patients with Crohn’s disease, seen at our institution… Expand
[Role of nutritional support in the treatment of enteric fistulas].
- C. Amodeo, P. Caglià, L. Gandolfo, M. Veroux, G. Brancato, M. Donati
- Chirurgia italiana
- 1 May 2002
Enteric fistulas are nowadays considered an important therapeutic challenge. Artificial, total parenteral and enteral nutrition have allowed an improvement in the healing of these fistulas and a… Expand
[Laparoscopic treatment of benign ovarian cysts].
Laparoscopic surgery is the most frequent indication for the management of benign ovarian cysts in the obstetric and gynaecological field. On the basis of their experience the authors address the… Expand
Living kidney transplantation: a starting experience.
INTRODUCTION We present our initial experience with living kidney transplantation. PATIENTS AND METHODS From January 2001 to December 2002, we performed 27 living kidney transplants using… Expand
New-onset diabetes mellitus after kidney transplantation: the role of immunosuppression.
BACKGROUND Complications related to posttransplantation immunosuppressive therapy remain common. New-onset diabetes mellitus after transplantation (PTDM) is a well-recognized complication associated… Expand
[Plug-technique for umbilical hernia repair in the adult].
- G. Brancato, A. Privitera, L. Gandolfo, M. Donati, P. Caglià
- Minerva chirurgica
- 1 February 2002
BACKGROUND Umbilical hernia represents 6% of all abdominal wall hernias in the adult. Surgical repair should always be carried out due to possible occurrence of complications. Aim of this paper is to… Expand