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Natural history of chronic HBV carriers in northern Italy: morbidity and mortality after 30 years.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Increased morbidity and mortality from liver disease have been reported in chronic hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) carriers, but data on survival are equivocal. To assess the… Expand
Incidental thyroid carcinoma (ITC): a retrospective study in a series of 737 patients treated for benign disease.
- R. Gelmini, C. Franzoni, E. Pavesi, F. Cabry, M. Saviano
- Annali italiani di chirurgia
- 1 November 2010
AIM Aim of the study is to evaluate correlations between incidental thyroid carcinoma (ITC) and benign thyroid pathologies (BTP), to determine the most represented histotype and to point out the… Expand
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Harmonic Scalpel
- R. Gelmini, C. Franzoni, S. Zona, A. Andreotti, M. Saviano
- JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic…
This study suggests that the Harmonic scalpel is a safe and effective instrument for laparoscopic cholecystectomy, because it provides complete hemobiliary stasis.
Mesenteric cystic neoformations: Report of two cases
The authors present two case reports of mesenteric cystic neoformations which they themselves observed and, with the help of the literature regarding this pathology, discuss the problems of both… Expand
Sutureless and stapleless laparoscopic splenectomy using radiofrequency
- R. Gelmini, F. Romano, +5 authors F. Uggeri
- Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional…
- 11 May 2006
BackgroundBleeding is the main complication and cause of conversion during laparoscopic splenectomy (LS). We present the advantages of the LigaSure vessel sealing system added to the lateral approach… Expand
Tumour spectrum in hereditary non‐polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) and in families with “suspected hnpcc”. A population‐based study in northern Italy
Hereditary non‐polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC or Lynch syndrome) is characterized by the early onset of colorectal neoplasms, frequently localized in the right colon, increased occurrence of… Expand
Estrogen receptor classification for hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison with clinical staging systems.
- E. Villa, A. Colantoni, +5 authors F. Manenti
- Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
- 1 February 2003
PURPOSE Several scoring systems to evaluate patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) exist. A good scoring system should provide information on prognosis and guide therapeutic decisions. The… Expand
Reproductive Status Is Associated with the Severity of Fibrosis in Women with Hepatitis C
Introduction Chronic hepatitis C is the main cause of death in patients with end-stage liver disease. Prognosis depends on the increase of fibrosis, whose progression is twice as rapid in men as in… Expand
Laparoscopic splenectomy: conventional versus robotic approach--a comparative study.
- R. Gelmini, C. Franzoni, A. Spaziani, A. Patriti, L. Casciola, M. Saviano
- Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical…
- 7 June 2011
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic splenectomy is accepted as a safe approach in the surgical treatment of blood disorders worldwide. Compared with the laparotomic technique, it is associated with a lower risk… Expand
Sutureless and stapleless laparoscopic splenectomy using radiofrequency: LigaSure device.
BACKGROUND Bleeding is the main complication and cause of conversion during laparoscopic splenectomy (LS). We present the advantages of the LigaSure vessel sealing system added to the lateral… Expand