Sara Simeoni

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Twenty epileptic patients (10 male and 10 female) were polygraphically recorded during nocturnal sleep. Ten subjects, with a wide age range, were affected by focal lesional epilepsy, and 10 were children affected by benign epilepsy with rolandic spikes (BERS). In five cases a bihemispheric expression of the focal lesional bursts emerged occasionally during(More)
Vasculopathy, immunological abnormalities, and excessive tissue fibrosis are key elements in the pathogenesis of progressive systemic sclerosis (SSc). Extracorporeal shock waves (ESW) have anti-inflammatory and regenerative effects on different tissues. We hypothesized that ESW can reduce endothelial cell damage and skin fibrosis in patients with SSc. We(More)
We describe the case of a 59 year old man with systemic sclerosis and superficial siderosis of the central nervous system characterized by progressive worsening of walking with signs of pyramidal liberation associated with cerebellar ataxia and bilateral hypoacusia. Ferritin and oligoclonal bands were found on lumbar puncture and Magnetic Resonance Imaging(More)
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