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Luigi Bolondi

Alma Mater honorary professor

Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna

Adjunct professor

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences


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Publications prior to 2004


Metronomic Capecitabine in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Unresponsive to or Ineligible for Sorafenib Treatment: Report of Two Cases.

Marinelli S, Granito A, Piscaglia F, Renzulli M, Stagni A, Bolondi L.

Hepat Mon. 2013 Sep 9;13(9):e11721.

PMID: 24282421 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Metronomic Capecitabine in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients: A Phase II Study.

Brandi G, De Rosa F, Agostini V, Di Girolamo S, Andreone P, Bolondi L, Serra C, Sama C, Golfieri R, Gramenzi A, Cucchetti A, Pinna AD, Trevisani F, Biasco G; for the ITALIAN LIVER CANCER (ITA.LI.CA) GROUP.

Oncologist. 2013 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 24232581 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Clinical Impact of Ultrasound-Related Techniques on the Diagnosis of Focal Liver Lesions.

Salvatore V, Bolondi L.

Liver Cancer. 2012 Nov;1(3-4):238-246. Review.

PMID: 24159588 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] Free PMC Article


Comparison of International Guidelines for Noninvasive Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Bota S, Piscaglia F, Marinelli S, Pecorelli A, Terzi E, Bolondi L.

Liver Cancer. 2012 Nov;1(3-4):190-200. Review.

PMID: 24159584 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] Free PMC Article


Early Prediction of Treatment Response to Sorafenib with Elastosonography in a Mice Xenograft Model of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Proof-of-Concept Study.

Salvatore V, Baron Toaldo M, Marinelli S, Milazzo M, Palamà C, Venerandi L, Cipone M, Bolondi L, Piscaglia F.

Ultraschall Med. 2013 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 24132648 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Notch3 inhibition enhances sorafenib cytotoxic efficacy by promoting GSK3b phosphorylation and p21 down-regulation in hepatocellular carcinoma.

Giovannini C, Baglioni M, Baron Toaldo M, Ventrucci C, D'Adamo S, Cipone M, Chieco P, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L.

Oncotarget. 2013 Oct;4(10):1618-31.

PMID: 24113128 [PubMed - in process] Free Article


Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis of the major salivary glands: a case of sialadenitis in a young patient.

Tovoli F, Vannini A, Masi C, Balbi T, Bolondi L, Cavazza M.

Intern Med. 2013;52(18):2131-4.

PMID: 24042527 [PubMed - in process] Free Article


Fibromyalgia and coeliac disease: a media hype or an emerging clinical problem?

Tovoli F, Giampaolo L, Caio G, Monti M, Piscaglia M, Frisoni M, Bolondi L, Volta U.

Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2013 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 24021167 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Development and validation of a nomogram based on clinical factors and standard laboratory tests for prediction of clinically significant liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

Sagrini E, Ardoino I, Marano G, Gianstefani A, Orlandini A, Sebastiani G, Donati G, Cucchetti A, Pelosi G, Ferrari C, Alberti A, Biganzoli E, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Dec;25(12):1385-95. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0b013e328363e29d.

PMID: 23839163 [PubMed - in process]


Extracorporeal Detoxification for Hepatic Failure Using Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System: Depurative Efficiency and Clinical Results in a Long-Term Follow-Up.

Donati G, La Manna G, Cianciolo G, Grandinetti V, Carretta E, Cappuccilli M, Panicali L, Iorio M, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L, Colì L, Stefoni S.

Artif Organs. 2013 Jul 3. doi: 10.1111/aor.12106. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 23834711 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Regorafenib as second-line therapy for intermediate or advanced hepatocellular carcinoma: multicentre, open-label, phase II safety study.

Bruix J, Tak WY, Gasbarrini A, Santoro A, Colombo M, Lim HY, Mazzaferro V, Wiest R, Reig M, Wagner A, Bolondi L.

Eur J Cancer. 2013 Nov;49(16):3412-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2013.05.028. Epub 2013 Jun 25.

PMID: 23809766 [PubMed - in process]


Position paper of the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver (AISF): The multidisciplinary clinical approach to hepatocellular carcinoma.

Italian Association for the Study of the Liver (AISF); AISF Expert Panel; AISF Coordinating Committee.

Dig Liver Dis. 2013 Sep;45(9):712-23. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2013.01.012. Epub 2013 Feb 23.

PMID: 23769756 [PubMed - in process]


Prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism in elderly patients with multimorbidity.

Marcucci M, Iorio A, Nobili A, Tettamanti M, Pasina L, Djade CD, Marengoni A, Salerno F, Corrao S, Mannucci PM; REPOSI (REgistro POliterapie Società Italiana di Medicina Interna) Investigators.

Intern Emerg Med. 2013 Sep;8(6):509-20. doi: 10.1007/s11739-013-0944-8. Epub 2013 May 8.


Characterization of primary and recurrent nodules in liver cirrhosis using contrast-enhanced ultrasound: which vascular criteria should be adopted?

Leoni S, Piscaglia F, Granito A, Borghi A, Galassi M, Marinelli S, Terzi E, Bolondi L.

Ultraschall Med. 2013 Jun;34(3):280-7. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1335024. Epub 2013 Apr 24.

PMID: 23616066 [PubMed - in process]


Cost-effectiveness of hepatic resection versus percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for early hepatocellular carcinoma.

Cucchetti A, Piscaglia F, Cescon M, Colecchia A, Ercolani G, Bolondi L, Pinna AD.

J Hepatol. 2013 Aug;59(2):300-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2013.04.009. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

PMID: 23603669 [PubMed - in process]


Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in Child-Pugh B patients.

Piscaglia F, Terzi E, Cucchetti A, Trimarchi C, Granito A, Leoni S, Marinelli S, Pini P, Bolondi L.

Dig Liver Dis. 2013 Oct;45(10):852-8. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2013.03.002. Epub 2013 Apr 9.

PMID: 23582346 [PubMed - in process]


Contrast enhanced CT-scan to diagnose intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in patients with cirrhosis.

Iavarone M, Piscaglia F, Vavassori S, Galassi M, Sangiovanni A, Venerandi L, Forzenigo LV, Golfieri R, Bolondi L, Colombo M.

J Hepatol. 2013 Jun;58(6):1188-93. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2013.02.013. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

PMID: 23485522 [PubMed - in process]


Patterns of appearance and risk of misdiagnosis of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in cirrhosis at contrast enhanced ultrasound.

Galassi M, Iavarone M, Rossi S, Bota S, Vavassori S, Rosa L, Leoni S, Venerandi L, Marinelli S, Sangiovanni A, Veronese L, Fraquelli M, Granito A, Golfieri R, Colombo M, Bolondi L, Piscaglia F.

Liver Int. 2013 May;33(5):771-9. doi: 10.1111/liv.12124. Epub 2013 Feb 27.

PMID: 23445369 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Hepatocellular carcinoma responding to superselective transarterial chemoembolization: an issue of nodule dimension?

Golfieri R, Renzulli M, Mosconi C, Forlani L, Giampalma E, Piscaglia F, Trevisani F, Bolondi L; Bologna Liver Oncology Group (BLOG).

J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2013 Apr;24(4):509-17. doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2012.12.013. Epub 2013 Feb 18.

PMID: 23428355 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Heterogeneity of patients with intermediate (BCLC B) Hepatocellular Carcinoma: proposal for a subclassification to facilitate treatment decisions.

Bolondi L, Burroughs A, Dufour JF, Galle PR, Mazzaferro V, Piscaglia F, Raoul JL, Sangro B.

Semin Liver Dis. 2012 Nov;32(4):348-59. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1329906. Epub 2013 Feb 8. Review.

PMID: 23397536 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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Comparison of disease clusters in two elderly populations hospitalized in 2008 and 2010.

Marengoni A, Nobili A, Pirali C, Tettamanti M, Pasina L, Salerno F, Corrao S, Iorio A, Marcucci M, Franchi C, Mannucci PM; REPOSI Investigators.

Gerontology. 2013;59(4):307-15. doi: 10.1159/000346353. Epub 2013 Jan 25.

PMID: 23364029 [PubMed - in process]


The appropriate allocation of CEUS in the diagnostic algorithm of liver lesions: a debated issue.

Bolondi L.

Ultraschall Med. 2013 Feb;34(1):8-10. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1330487. Epub 2013 Jan 18. No abstract available.

PMID: 23335229 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Impact of gadoxetic acid (Gd-EOB-DTPA)-enhanced magnetic resonance on the non-invasive diagnosis of small hepatocellular carcinoma: a prospective study.

Granito A, Galassi M, Piscaglia F, Romanini L, Lucidi V, Renzulli M, Borghi A, Grazioli L, Golfieri R, Bolondi L.

Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Feb;37(3):355-63. doi: 10.1111/apt.12166. Epub 2012 Dec 2.

PMID: 23199022 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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Yttrium 90 radioembolization: the horizon is changing for patients with intermediate and advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.

Bolondi L, Piscaglia F.

Hepatology. 2013 May;57(5):1694-6. doi: 10.1002/hep.26154. No abstract available.

PMID: 23174941 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Risk factors for hospital readmission of elderly patients.

Franchi C, Nobili A, Mari D, Tettamanti M, Djade CD, Pasina L, Salerno F, Corrao S, Marengoni A, Iorio A, Marcucci M, Mannucci PM; REPOSI Investigators.

Eur J Intern Med. 2013 Jan;24(1):45-51. doi: 10.1016/j.ejim.2012.10.005. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

PMID: 23142413 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


The appropriate allocation of CEUS in the diagnostic algorithm of liver lesions: a debated issue.

Bolondi L.

Ultrasound Med Biol. 2013 Feb;39(2):183-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2012.10.001. Epub 2012 Nov 6. No abstract available.

PMID: 23140590 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Response rate and clinical outcome of HCC after first and repeated cTACE performed "on demand".

Terzi E, Golfieri R, Piscaglia F, Galassi M, Dazzi A, Leoni S, Giampalma E, Renzulli M, Bolondi L.

J Hepatol. 2012 Dec;57(6):1258-67. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2012.07.025. Epub 2012 Aug 4.

PMID: 22871502 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Conditional survival after hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients.

Cucchetti A, Piscaglia F, Cescon M, Ercolani G, Terzi E, Bolondi L, Zanello M, Pinna AD.

Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Aug 15;18(16):4397-405. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-11-2663. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

PMID: 22745107 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Efficacy and safety of sorafenib in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma: subanalyses of a phase III trial.

Bruix J, Raoul JL, Sherman M, Mazzaferro V, Bolondi L, Craxi A, Galle PR, Santoro A, Beaugrand M, Sangiovanni A, Porta C, Gerken G, Marrero JA, Nadel A, Shan M, Moscovici M, Voliotis D, Llovet JM.

J Hepatol. 2012 Oct;57(4):821-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2012.06.014. Epub 2012 Jun 19.

PMID: 22727733 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


CDKN1C/P57 is regulated by the Notch target gene Hes1 and induces senescence in human hepatocellular carcinoma.

Giovannini C, Gramantieri L, Minguzzi M, Fornari F, Chieco P, Grazi GL, Bolondi L.

Am J Pathol. 2012 Aug;181(2):413-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2012.04.019. Epub 2012 Jun 15.

PMID: 22705236 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Liver tumorigenicity promoted by microRNA-221 in a mouse transgenic model.

Callegari E, Elamin BK, Giannone F, Milazzo M, Altavilla G, Fornari F, Giacomelli L, D'Abundo L, Ferracin M, Bassi C, Zagatti B, Corrà F, Miotto E, Lupini L, Bolondi L, Gramantieri L, Croce CM, Sabbioni S, Negrini M.

Hepatology. 2012 Sep;56(3):1025-33. doi: 10.1002/hep.25747. Epub 2012 Jul 13.

PMID: 22473819 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Plasma biomarkers as predictors of outcome in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.

Llovet JM, Peña CE, Lathia CD, Shan M, Meinhardt G, Bruix J; SHARP Investigators Study Group.

Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Apr 15;18(8):2290-300. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-11-2175. Epub 2012 Feb 28.

PMID: 22374331 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


In hepatocellular carcinoma miR-519d is up-regulated by p53 and DNA hypomethylation and targets CDKN1A/p21, PTEN, AKT3 and TIMP2.

Fornari F, Milazzo M, Chieco P, Negrini M, Marasco E, Capranico G, Mantovani V, Marinello J, Sabbioni S, Callegari E, Cescon M, Ravaioli M, Croce CM, Bolondi L, Gramantieri L.

J Pathol. 2012 Jul;227(3):275-85. doi: 10.1002/path.3995. Epub 2012 Apr 18.

PMID: 22262409 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of pyrazole derivatives as potential multi-kinase inhibitors in hepatocellular carcinoma.

Strocchi E, Fornari F, Minguzzi M, Gramantieri L, Milazzo M, Rebuttini V, Breviglieri S, Camaggi CM, Locatelli E, Bolondi L, Comes-Franchini M.

Eur J Med Chem. 2012 Feb;48:391-401. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2011.12.031. Epub 2011 Dec 29.

PMID: 22227043 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


From liver cirrhosis to HCC.

Bolondi L, Gramantieri L.

Intern Emerg Med. 2011 Oct;6 Suppl 1:93-8. doi: 10.1007/s11739-011-0682-8.

PMID: 22009618 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Relationship between hepatic haemodynamics assessed by Doppler ultrasound and liver stiffness.

Salvatore V, Borghi A, Peri E, Colecchia A, Li Bassi S, Montrone L, Di Donato R, Conti F, Crespi C, Festi D, Bernardi M, Andreone P, Bolondi L.

Dig Liver Dis. 2012 Feb;44(2):154-9. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2011.08.021. Epub 2011 Sep 29.

PMID: 21958678 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


A phase I study of continuous hepatic arterial infusion of Irinotecan in patients with locally advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.

Brandi G, Biasco G, Mirarchi MG, Golfieri R, Di Paolo A, Borghi A, Fanello S, Derenzini E, Agostini V, Giampalma E, Cappelli A, Pini P, Costantini S, Danesi R, Bolondi L, Piscaglia F.

Dig Liver Dis. 2011 Dec;43(12):1015-21. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2011.08.005. Epub 2011 Sep 13.

PMID: 21917536 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Field-practice study of sorafenib therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma: a prospective multicenter study in Italy.

Iavarone M, Cabibbo G, Piscaglia F, Zavaglia C, Grieco A, Villa E, Cammà C, Colombo M; SOFIA (SOraFenib Italian Assessment) study group.

Hepatology. 2011 Dec;54(6):2055-63. doi: 10.1002/hep.24644.

PMID: 21898496 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Consensus report of the 4th International Forum for Gadolinium-Ethoxybenzyl-Diethylenetriamine Pentaacetic Acid Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Lee JM, Zech CJ, Bolondi L, Jonas E, Kim MJ, Matsui O, Merkle EM, Sakamoto M, Choi BI.

Korean J Radiol. 2011 Jul-Aug;12(4):403-15. doi: 10.3348/kjr.2011.12.4.403. Epub 2011 Jul 22. Review.

PMID: 21852900 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article


Durable complete response of hepatocellular carcinoma after metronomic capecitabine.

Brandi G, de Rosa F, Bolondi L, Agostini V, Di Girolamo S, Nobili E, Biasco G.

Tumori. 2010 Nov-Dec;96(6):1028-30.

PMID: 21388070 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Mutated beta-catenin evades a microRNA-dependent regulatory loop.

Veronese A, Visone R, Consiglio J, Acunzo M, Lupini L, Kim T, Ferracin M, Lovat F, Miotto E, Balatti V, D'Abundo L, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L, Pekarsky Y, Perrotti D, Negrini M, Croce CM.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Mar 22;108(12):4840-5. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1101734108. Epub 2011 Mar 7.

PMID: 21383185 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article


Efficacy of selective transarterial chemoembolization in inducing tumor necrosis in small (<5 cm) hepatocellular carcinomas.

Golfieri R, Cappelli A, Cucchetti A, Piscaglia F, Carpenzano M, Peri E, Ravaioli M, D'Errico-Grigioni A, Pinna AD, Bolondi L.

Hepatology. 2011 May;53(5):1580-9. doi: 10.1002/hep.24246.

PMID: 21351114 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Quantification of enhancement of focal liver lesions during contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS). Analysis of ten selected frames is more simple but as reliable as the analysis of the entire loop for most parameters.

Salvatore V, Borghi A, Sagrini E, Galassi M, Gianstefani A, Bolondi L, Piscaglia F.

Eur J Radiol. 2012 Apr;81(4):709-13. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2011.01.097. Epub 2011 Feb 22.

PMID: 21345634 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Accuracy of VirtualTouch Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) imaging for the diagnosis of cirrhosis during liver ultrasonography.

Piscaglia F, Salvatore V, Di Donato R, D'Onofrio M, Gualandi S, Gallotti A, Peri E, Borghi A, Conti F, Fattovich G, Sagrini E, Cucchetti A, Andreone P, Bolondi L.

Ultraschall Med. 2011 Apr;32(2):167-75. doi: 10.1055/s-0029-1245948. Epub 2011 Feb 14.

PMID: 21321842 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Contribution of the hepatobiliary phase of Gd-EOB-DTPA-enhanced MRI to Dynamic MRI in the detection of hypovascular small (≤ 2 cm) HCC in cirrhosis.

Golfieri R, Renzulli M, Lucidi V, Corcioni B, Trevisani F, Bolondi L.

Eur Radiol. 2011 Jun;21(6):1233-42. doi: 10.1007/s00330-010-2030-1. Epub 2011 Feb 5.

PMID: 21293864 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Autoimmune Hepatitis and Celiac Disease: Case Report Showing an Entero-Hepatic Link.

Tovoli F, De Giorgio R, Caio G, Grasso V, Frisoni C, Serra M, Caputo C, Stanghellini V, Bolondi L, Corinaldesi R, Volta U.

Case Rep Gastroenterol. 2010 Oct 26;4(3):469-475.

PMID: 21103207 [PubMed] Free PMC Article


Stiffness and amyloidosis: to be continued….

Gianstefani A, Salvatore V, Crespi C, Bolondi L.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Dec;22(12):1507. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0b013e32833e976c. No abstract available.

PMID: 21048465 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Contrast enhanced ultrasonography for the evaluation of coil embolization of splenic artery aneurysm.

Piscaglia F, Gualandi S, Galassi M, Giampalma E, Golfieri R, Bolondi L.

Circulation. 2010 Sep 14;122(11):e451-4. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.955518. No abstract available.

PMID: 20837933 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Evolving strategies for the management of intermediate-stage hepatocellular carcinoma: available evidence and expert opinion on the use of transarterial chemoembolization.

Raoul JL, Sangro B, Forner A, Mazzaferro V, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L, Lencioni R.

Cancer Treat Rev. 2011 May;37(3):212-20. doi: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2010.07.006. Epub 2010 Aug 17. Review.

PMID: 20724077 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


"Survival benefit": the final destination, with still a long way to go.

Piscaglia F, Cucchetti A, Bolondi L.

Dig Liver Dis. 2010 Sep;42(9):608-10. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2010.07.001. No abstract available.

PMID: 20678743 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


The intermediate hepatocellular carcinoma stage: Should treatment be expanded?

Piscaglia F, Bolondi L.

Dig Liver Dis. 2010 Jul;42 Suppl 3:S258-63. doi: 10.1016/S1590-8658(10)60514-2.

PMID: 20547312 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Serum albumin-bound proteomic signature for early detection and staging of hepatocarcinoma: sample variability and data classification.

Camaggi CM, Zavatto E, Gramantieri L, Camaggi V, Strocchi E, Righini R, Merina L, Chieco P, Bolondi L.

Clin Chem Lab Med. 2010 Sep;48(9):1319-26. doi: 10.1515/CCLM.2010.248.

PMID: 20509833 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


MiR-199a-3p regulates mTOR and c-Met to influence the doxorubicin sensitivity of human hepatocarcinoma cells.

Fornari F, Milazzo M, Chieco P, Negrini M, Calin GA, Grazi GL, Pollutri D, Croce CM, Bolondi L, Gramantieri L.

Cancer Res. 2010 Jun 15;70(12):5184-93. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-10-0145. Epub 2010 May 25.

PMID: 20501828 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Criteria for diagnosing benign portal vein thrombosis in the assessment of patients with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma for liver transplantation.

Piscaglia F, Gianstefani A, Ravaioli M, Golfieri R, Cappelli A, Giampalma E, Sagrini E, Imbriaco G, Pinna AD, Bolondi L; Bologna Liver Transplant Group.

Liver Transpl. 2010 May;16(5):658-67. doi: 10.1002/lt.22044.

PMID: 20440775 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Cost analysis of recall strategies for non-invasive diagnosis of small hepatocellular carcinoma.

Piscaglia F, Leoni S, Cabibbo G, Borghi A, Imbriaco G, Golfieri R, Bolondi L.

Dig Liver Dis. 2010 Oct;42(10):729-34. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2010.03.003. Epub 2010 Apr 24.

PMID: 20418191 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Oncogenic role of miR-483-3p at the IGF2/483 locus.

Veronese A, Lupini L, Consiglio J, Visone R, Ferracin M, Fornari F, Zanesi N, Alder H, D'Elia G, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L, Lanza G, Querzoli P, Angioni A, Croce CM, Negrini M.

Cancer Res. 2010 Apr 15;70(8):3140-9. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-09-4456. Epub 2010 Apr 13.

PMID: 20388800 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article


Characterization of focal liver lesions with contrast-enhanced ultrasound.

Piscaglia F, Lencioni R, Sagrini E, Pina CD, Cioni D, Vidili G, Bolondi L.

Ultrasound Med Biol. 2010 Apr;36(4):531-50. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2010.01.004. Review.

PMID: 20350680 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography features of extramedullary hematopoiesis presenting as a presacral mass: an update of the literature.

Salvatore V, Vidili G, Sagrini E, Borghi A, Bolondi L.

Ultraschall Med. 2010 Aug;31(4):413-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0028-1109869. Epub 2009 Nov 25. No abstract available.

PMID: 19941256 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Diagnostic features of real-time contrast-enhanced ultrasound in focal nodular hyperplasia of the liver.

Piscaglia F, Venturi A, Mancini M, Giangregorio F, Vidili G, Magnolfi F, Mirarchi M, Fornari F, Bolondi L.

Ultraschall Med. 2010 Jun;31(3):276-82. doi: 10.1055/s-0028-1109852. Epub 2009 Nov 25.

PMID: 19941252 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Consensus on the current use of sorafenib for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma.

Peck-Radosavljevic M, Greten TF, Lammer J, Rosmorduc O, Sangro B, Santoro A, Bolondi L.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Apr;22(4):391-8. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0b013e328333df23.

PMID: 19940784 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


The impact of vascular and nonvascular findings on the noninvasive diagnosis of small hepatocellular carcinoma based on the EASL and AASLD criteria.

Leoni S, Piscaglia F, Golfieri R, Camaggi V, Vidili G, Pini P, Bolondi L.

Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Mar;105(3):599-609. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2009.654. Epub 2009 Nov 24.

PMID: 19935786 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Liver AL amyloidosis as a possible cause of high liver stiffness values.

Lanzi A, Gianstefani A, Mirarchi MG, Pini P, Conti F, Bolondi L.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Jul;22(7):895-7. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0b013e3283309d5b.

PMID: 19701091 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Long term follow-up and outcome of liver transplantation for alcoholic liver disease: a single center case-control study.

Biselli M, Gramenzi A, Del Gaudio M, Ravaioli M, Vitale G, Gitto S, Grazi GL, Pinna AD, Andreone P, Bernardi M; Bologna Liver Transplantation Group.

J Clin Gastroenterol. 2010 Jan;44(1):52-7. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e3181a390a8.

PMID: 19581813 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

 Fiume L, Baglioni M, Bolondi L, Farina C, Di Stefano G. Doxorubicin coupled to lactosaminated human albumin: a hepatocellular carcinoma targeted drug. Drug Discov Today. 2008 Sep 10. Foschi FG, Piscaglia F, Pompili M, Corbelli C, Marano G, Righini R, Alvisi V, Gasbarrini G, Bolondi L, Bernardi M, Stefanini GF. Real-Time Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound - a New Simple Tool for Detection of Peritoneal-Pleural Communications in Hepatic Hydrothorax. Ultraschall Med. 2008 Aug 22. Corradi F, Piscaglia F, Flori S, D'Errico-Grigioni A, Vasuri F, Tamé MR, Andreone P, Boni P, Gianstefani A, Bolondi L; The Bologna Liver Transplantation Group (BLTG). Assessment of liver fibrosis in transplant recipients with recurrent HCV infection: Usefulness of transient elastography. Dig Liver Dis. 2008 Jul 29. Baglioni M, Fiume L, Bolondi L, Farina C, Kratz F, Di Stefano G. Binding of the doxorubicin-lactosaminated human albumin conjugate to HCC cells is mediated by the drug moieties. Dig Liver Dis. 2008 Jul 5. Fornari F, Gramantieri L, Ferracin M, Veronese A, Sabbioni S, Calin GA, Grazi GL, Giovannini C, Croce CM, Bolondi L, Negrini M. MiR-221 controls CDKN1C/p57 and CDKN1B/p27 expression in human hepatocellular carcinoma. Oncogene. 2008 Sep 25;27(43):5651-61. Venturi A, Piaz FD, Giovannini C, Gramantieri L, Chieco P, Bolondi L. Human hepatocellular carcinoma expresses specific PCNA isoforms: an in vivo and in vitro evaluation. Lab Invest. 2008 Sep;88(9):995-1007. Biagini E, Lanzi A, Bolondi L, Saia F, Rapezzi C. [Pitfalls of cardiologic consultation in internal medicine: an obvious case of alcoholic liver cirrhosis] G Ital Cardiol (Rome). 2008 Mar;9(3):199-204. Lencioni R, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L. Contrast-enhanced ultrasound in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. 2008 May;48(5):848-57. Claudon M, Cosgrove D, Albrecht T, Bolondi L, Bosio M, Calliada F, Correas JM, Darge K, Dietrich C, D'Onofrio M, Evans DH, Filice C, Greiner L, Jäger K, Jong N, Leen E, Lencioni R, Lindsell D, Martegani A, Meairs S, Nolsøe C, Piscaglia F, Ricci P, Seidel G, Skjoldbye B, Solbiati L, Thorelius L, Tranquart F, Weskott HP, Whittingham T. Guidelines and good clinical practice recommendations for contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) - update 2008. Ultraschall Med. 2008 Feb;29(1):28-44. Crespi C, Gualandi S, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L. Onset of bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia in a liver transplant recipient under peg-interferon and ribavirin treatment. Intern Emerg Med. 2008 Mar;3(1):77-80. Ravaglia G, Paola F, Maioli F, Martelli M, Montesi F, Bastagli L, Bianchin M, Chiappelli M, Tumini E, Bolondi L, Licastro F. Interleukin-1beta and interleukin-6 gene polymorphisms as risk factors for AD: a prospective study. Exp Gerontol. 2006 Jan;41(1):85-92. Ravaioli M, Grazi GL, Ercolani G, Fiorentino M, Cescon M, Golfieri R, Trevisani F, Grigioni WF, Bolondi L, Pinna AD. Partial necrosis on hepatocellular carcinoma nodules facilitates tumor recurrence after liver transplantation. Transplantation. 2004 Dec 27;78(12):1780-6. Sabbioni S, Miotto E, Veronese A, Sattin E, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L, Calin GA, Gafà R, Lanza G, Carli G, Ferrazzi E, Feo C, Liboni A, Gullini S, Negrini M. Multigene methylation analysis of gastrointestinal tumors: TPEF emerges as a frequent tumor-specific aberrantly methylated marker that can be detected in peripheral blood. Mol Diagn. 2003;7(3-4):201-7. Bolondi L. Screening for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis. J Hepatol. 2003 Dec;39(6):1076-84. Gramantieri L, Trerè D, Chieco P, Lacchini M, Giovannini C, Piscaglia F, Cavallari A, Bolondi L. In human hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) is involved in cell proliferation and cooperates with P21 in DNA repair. J Hepatol. 2003 Dec;39(6):997-1003. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Tamberi S, Celli N, Cecilioni L, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Liver metastases from rectal carcinoma: disease progression during chemotherapy despite loss of arterial-phase hypervascularity on real-time contrast-enhanced harmonic sonography at low acoustic energy. J Clin Ultrasound. 2003 Sep;31(7):387-91. Bolondi L, Piscaglia F, Camaggi V, Grazi GL, Cavallari A. Review article: liver transplantation for HCC. Treatment options on the waiting list. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2003 Jun;17 Suppl 2:145-50. Gaiani S, Celli N, Cecilioni L, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L. Review article: percutaneous treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2003 Jun;17 Suppl 2:103-10. Bolondi L. Screening tests for hepatocellular carcinoma. Hepatology. 2003 Jun;37(6):1493. Gaiani S, Serra C, Piscaglia F, Celli N, Rasciti L, Miglioli M, Bolondi L. Effect of Levovist on splanchnic hemodynamics in cirrhotic patients. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2003 May;29(5):643-8. Piscaglia F, Cecilioni L, Gaiani S, Bolondi L. Portal pressure and Doppler. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2003 Mar;29(3):495-6. No abstract available. Valgimigli M, Valgimigli L, Trerè D, Gaiani S, Pedulli GF, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Oxidative stress EPR measurement in human liver by radical-probe technique. Correlation with etiology, histology and cell proliferation. Free Radic Res. 2002 Sep;36(9):939-48. Piscaglia F, Donati G, Cecilioni L, Celli N, Stagni B, Pini P, Gaiani S, Gherlinzoni F, Bolondi L. Influence of the spleen on portal haemodynamics: a non-invasive study with Doppler ultrasound in chronic liver disease and haematological disorders. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2002 Oct;37(10):1220-7. Barbiroli B, Gaiani S, Lodi R, Iotti S, Tonon C, Clementi V, Donati G, Bolondi L. Abnormal brain energy metabolism shown by in vivo phosphorus magnetic resonance spectroscopy in patients with chronic liver disease. Brain Res Bull. 2002 Oct 15;59(1):75-82. Piscaglia F, Hermida RC, Siringo S, Legnani C, Ramadori G, Bolondi L. Cirrhosis does not shift the circadian phase of plasma fibrinolysis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2002 Jun;97(6):1512-7. Scelfo RA, Schwienbacher C, Veronese A, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L, Querzoli P, Nenci I, Calin GA, Angioni A, Barbanti-Brodano G, Negrini M. Loss of methylation at chromosome 11p15.5 is common in human adult tumors. Oncogene. 2002 Apr 11;21(16):2564-72. Placci A, Melandri G, Cecilioni L, Valgimigli M, Bolondi L, Branzi A. [Late-appearing cholestatic icterus after a month of treatment with ticlopidine] Ital Heart J Suppl. 2001 Nov;2(11):1240-2. Piscaglia F, Donati G, Giannini R, Bolondi L. Liver cirrhosis, ascites, and hyperfibrinolysis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2001 Nov;96(11):3222. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Celli N, Piscaglia F. Tumor dissemination after radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma. Hepatology. 2001 Sep;34(3):608; author reply 610-1.
Piscaglia F, Serra C, Celli N, Donati G, Gaiani S, Bolondi L. Cardiac abnormalities in cirrhosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2001 Aug;96(8):2503-5. Sofia S, Casali A, Bolondi L. Sonographic diagnosis of adult intussusception. Abdom Imaging. 2001 Sep-Oct;26(5):483-6. Piscaglia F, Donati G, Serra C, Muratori R, Solmi L, Gaiani S, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Value of splanchnic Doppler ultrasound in the diagnosis of portal hypertension. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2001 Jul;27(7):893-9. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Calderoni D, Donati G, Celli N, Gramantieri L, Crespi C, Bolondi L. Influence of liver fibrosis on hepatic artery Doppler resistance index in chronic hepatitis of viral origin. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2001 Jun;36(6):647-52. Gaiani S, Volpe L, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L. Vascularity of liver tumours and recent advances in doppler ultrasound. J Hepatol. 2001 Mar;34(3):474-82. Battelli MG, Musiani S, Valgimigli M, Gramantieri L, Tomassoni F, Bolondi L, Stirpe F. Serum xanthine oxidase in human liver disease. Am J Gastroenterol. 2001 Apr;96(4):1194-9. Siringo S, Piscaglia F, Zironi G, Sofia S, Gaiani S, Zammataro M, Bolondi L. Influence of esophageal varices and spontaneous portal-systemic shunts on postprandial splanchnic hemodynamics. Am J Gastroenterol. 2001 Feb;96(2):550-6. Venturoli N, Costa AN, Ridolfi L, Pugliese MR, Taddei S, Petrini F, Bolondi L, Martinelli G. Reliability of ultrasound screening of liver and kidney donors: a retrospective study. Prog Transplant. 2000 Sep;10(3):182-5. Bolondi L, Sofia S, Siringo S, Gaiani S, Casali A, Zironi G, Piscaglia F, Gramantieri L, Zanetti M, Sherman M. Surveillance programme of cirrhotic patients for early diagnosis and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: a cost effectiveness analysis. Gut. 2001 Feb;48(2):251-9. Gaiani S, Serra C, Cervellera M, Campione O, Bolondi L, Miglioli M. Gallstone ileus in Caroli's disease. Am J Gastroenterol. 2000 Dec;95(12):3642-3. Gaiani S, Casali A, Serra C, Piscaglia F, Gramantieri L, Volpe L, Siringo S, Bolondi L. Assessment of vascular patterns of small liver mass lesions: value and limitation of the different Doppler ultrasound modalities. Am J Gastroenterol. 2000 Dec;95(12):3537-46. Merkel C, Zoli M, Siringo S, van Buuren H, Magalotti D, Angeli P, Sacerdoti D, Bolondi L, Gatta A. Prognostic indicators of risk for first variceal bleeding in cirrhosis: a multicenter study in 711 patients to validate and improve the North Italian Endoscopic Club (NIEC) index. Am J Gastroenterol. 2000 Oct;95(10):2915-20. Piscaglia F, Valgimigli M, Rapezzi C, Ferlito M, Gaiani S, Siringo S, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Left ventricular volumes in liver cirrhosis. Dig Liver Dis. 2000 Jun-Jul;32(5):392-7. Brillanti S, Levantesi F, Masi L, Foli M, Bolondi L. Triple antiviral therapy as a new option for patients with interferon nonresponsive chronic hepatitis C. Hepatology. 2000 Sep;32(3):630-4. Varani S, Lazzarotto T, Margotti M, Masi L, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L, Landini MP. Laboratory signs of acute or recent cytomegalovirus infection are common in cirrhosis of the liver. J Med Virol. 2000 Sep;62(1):25-8. Valgimigli L, Valgimigli M, Gaiani S, Pedulli GF, Bolondi L. Measurement of oxidative stress in human liver by EPR spin-probe technique. Free Radic Res. 2000 Aug;33(2):167-78. Bolondi L. Europe. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2000 May;26 Suppl 1:S162-4. Schwienbacher C, Gramantieri L, Scelfo R, Veronese A, Calin GA, Bolondi L, Croce CM, Barbanti-Brodano G, Negrini M. Gain of imprinting at chromosome 11p15: A pathogenetic mechanism identified in human hepatocarcinomas. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000 May 9;97(10):5445-9. Gramantieri L, Trerè D, Pession A, Piscaglia F, Masi L, Gaiani S, Mazziotti A, Bolondi L. Allelic imbalance on 16q in small, unifocal hepatocellular carcinoma: correlation with HBV and HCV infections and cellular proliferation rate. Dig Dis Sci. 2000 Feb;45(2):306-11. Piscaglia F, Siringo S, Hermida RC, Legnani C, Valgimigli M, Donati G, Palareti G, Gramantieri L, Gaiani S, Burroughs AK, Bolondi L. Diurnal changes of fibrinolysis in patients with liver cirrhosis and esophageal varices. Hepatology. 2000 Feb;31(2):349-57.
Gramantieri L, Chieco P, Di Tomaso M, Masi L, Piscaglia F, Brillanti S, Gaiani S, Valgimigli M, Mazziotti A, Bolondi L. Aberrant fragile histidine triad gene transcripts in primary hepatocellular carcinoma and liver cirrhosis. Clin Cancer Res. 1999 Nov;5(11):3468-75. Sofia S, Casali A, Bolondi L. Sonographic findings in abdominal hereditary angioedema. J Clin Ultrasound. 1999 Nov-Dec;27(9):537-40. Gaiani S, Piscaglia F, Serra C, Bolondi L. Hemodynamics in focal nodular hyperplasia. J Hepatol. 1999 Sep;31(3):576. No abstract available. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Donati G, Masi L, Bolondi L. Doppler evaluation of the effects of pharmacological treatment of portal hypertension. Ultrasound Med Biol. 1999 Jul;25(6):923-32. Piscaglia F, Zironi G, Gaiani S, Mazziotti A, Cavallari A, Gramantieri L, Valgimigli M, Bolondi L. Systemic and splanchnic hemodynamic changes after liver transplantation for cirrhosis: a long-term prospective study. Hepatology. 1999 Jul;30(1):58-64. Brillanti S, Foli M, Di Tomaso M, Gramantieri L, Masci C, Bolondi L. Pilot study of triple antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis C in interferon alpha non-responders. Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1999 Mar;31(2):130-4. Valgimigli M, Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Bolondi L. Splanchnic arterial Doppler parameters in portal hypertension. Hepatology. 1999 May;29(5):1610. No abstract available. Gramantieri L, Casali A, Trerè D, Gaiani S, Piscaglia F, Chieco P, Cola B, Bolondi L. Imbalance of IL-1 beta and IL-1 receptor antagonist mRNA in liver tissue from hepatitis C virus (HCV)-related chronic hepatitis. Clin Exp Immunol. 1999 Mar;115(3):515-20. Zironi G, Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Masi L, Bolondi L. Intrahepatic artery pseudoaneurysm: a possible complication of blind thoracentesis. J Clin Ultrasound. 1999 Mar-Apr;27(3):151-5. Casali A, Gaiani S, Piscaglia F, Gramantieri L, Masi L, Valgimigli M, Bolondi L. A case of extracranial vertebral artery dissection with spontaneous recovery Diagnosis and follow-up by duplex and color Doppler. Eur J Ultrasound. 1997 Dec 1;6(3):197-201. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Gramantieri L, Zironi G, Siringo S, Bolondi L. Superior mesenteric artery impedance in chronic liver diseases: relationship with disease severity and portal circulation. Am J Gastroenterol. 1998 Oct;93(10):1925-30. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Bolondi L. Diagnosis of cirrhosis and portal hypertension. Am J Gastroenterol. 1998 Sep;93(9):1598-9. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Gebel M. Portohepatic vascular pathology and liver disease: diagnosis and monitoring. Eur J Ultrasound. 1998 Jul;7 Suppl 3:S41-52. Review. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Siringo S, Gramantieri L, Serra C, Bolondi L. Duplex-Doppler evaluation of the effects of propranolol and isosorbide-5-mononitrate on portal flow and splanchnic arterial circulation in cirrhosis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 1998 May;12(5):475-81. Piscaglia F, Valgimigli M, Serra C, Donati G, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Duplex Doppler findings in splenic arteriovenous fistula. J Clin Ultrasound. 1998 Feb;26(2):103-5. Sacerdoti D, Gaiani S, Buonamico P, Merkel C, Zoli M, Bolondi L, Sabbà C. Interobserver and interequipment variability of hepatic, splenic, and renal arterial Doppler resistance indices in normal subjects and patients with cirrhosis. J Hepatol. 1997 Dec;27(6):986-92. Gaiani S, Gramantieri L, Venturoli N, Piscaglia F, Siringo S, D'Errico A, Zironi G, Grigioni W, Bolondi L. What is the criterion for differentiating chronic hepatitis from compensated cirrhosis? A prospective study comparing ultrasonography and percutaneous liver biopsy. J Hepatol. 1997 Dec;27(6):979-85. Siringo S, Vaira D, Menegatti M, Piscaglia F, Sofia S, Gaetani M, Miglioli M, Corinaldesi R, Bolondi L. High prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in liver cirrhosis: relationship with clinical and endoscopic features and the risk of peptic ulcer. Dig Dis Sci. 1997 Oct;42(10):2024-30. Stecca BA, Nardo B, Chieco P, Mazziotti A, Bolondi L, Cavallari A. Aberrant dipeptidyl peptidase IV (DPP IV/CD26) expression in human hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. 1997 Aug;27(2):337-45. Piscaglia F, Zironi G, Gaiani S, Ferlito M, Rapezzi C, Siringo S, Gaia C, Gramantieri L, Bolondi L. Relationship between splanchnic, peripheral and cardiac haemodynamics in liver cirrhosis of different degrees of severity. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1997 Aug;9(8):799-804.
Piscaglia F, Gramantieri L, Gaiani S, Cavalli G, Bolondi L. Possible mechanisms for changes of intrasplenic arterial impedance indices in portal hypertension. Hepatology. 1997 Aug;26(2):513-4. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Casali A, Serra C, Piscaglia F. [Screening for the early diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma: cost-effectiveness analysis] Radiol Med. 1997 Jul-Aug;94(1-2):4-7. Siringo S, Bolondi L, Piscaglia F, Gaetani M, Misitano B, Carbone C, Corinaldesi R, Burroughs AK. Peptic ulcer in patients with liver cirrhosis: a retrospective endoscopic and clinical study. Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1997 Feb;29(1):62-8. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Zironi G, Gramantieri L, Casali A, Siringo S, Serra C, Bolondi L. Intra- and extrahepatic arterial resistances in chronic hepatitis and liver cirrhosis. Ultrasound Med Biol. 1997;23(5):675-82. Siringo S, Bolondi L, Sofia S, Hermida RC, Gramantieri L, Gaiani S, Piscaglia F, Carbone C, Misitano B, Corinaldesi R. Circadian occurrence of variceal bleeding in patients with liver cirrhosis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1996 Dec;11(12):1115-20. Gramantieri L, Melchiorri C, Chieco P, Gaiani S, Stecca B, Casali A, Bolondi L. Alteration of DNA ploidy and cell nuclearity in human hepatocellular carcinoma associated with HBV infection. J Hepatol. 1996 Dec;25(6):848-53. Bolondi L, Piscaglia F. Cigarette smoking, abdominal blood flow and abdominal diseases. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1996 Nov;11(11):995-6. Zironi G, Rossi C, Siringo S, Galaverni C, Gaiani S, Piscaglia F, Bolondi L. Short- and long-term hemodynamic response to octreotide in portal hypertensive patients: a double-blind, controlled study. Liver. 1996 Aug;16(4):225-34. Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Zironi G, Siringo S, Bolondi L. Hepatic artery resistance in portal vein thrombosis. Radiology. 1996 Jul;200(1):285-6. Bolondi L, Gramantieri L, Chieco P, Melchiorri C, Treré D, Stecca B, Derenzini M, Barbara L. Enzymatic cytochemistry, DNA ploidy and AgNOR quantitation in hepatocellular nodules of uncertain malignant potential in liver cirrhosis. Dig Dis Sci. 1996 Apr;41(4):800-8. Faccioli S, Chieco P, Gramantieri L, Stecca BA, Bolondi L. Cytometric measurement of cell proliferation in echo-guided biopsies from focal lesions of the liver. Mod Pathol. 1996 Feb;9(2):120-5. Zoli M, Merkel C, Sabbà C, Sacerdoti D, Gaiani S, Ferraioli G, Bolondi L. Interobserver and inter-equipment variability of echo-Doppler sonographic evaluation of the superior mesenteric artery. J Ultrasound Med. 1996 Feb;15(2):99-106. Trerè D, Gramantieri L, Siringo S, Melchiorri C, Barbara L, Bolondi L, Derenzini M. In hepatocellular carcinoma AgNOR protein expression correlates with tumour mass doubling time. J Hepatol. 1996 Jan;24(1):60-5. Zironi G, Cavalli G, Casali A, Piscaglia F, Gaiani S, Siringo S, Sofia S, Venturoli N, Bolondi L. Sonographic assessment of the distal end of the thoracic duct in healthy volunteers and in patients with portal hypertension. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1995 Oct;165(4):863-6. Livraghi T, Giorgio A, Marin G, Salmi A, de Sio I, Bolondi L, Pompili M, Brunello F, Lazzaroni S, Torzilli G, et al. Hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhosis in 746 patients: long-term results of percutaneous ethanol injection. Radiology. 1995 Oct;197(1):101-8. Siringo S, Burroughs AK, Bolondi L, Muia A, Di Febo G, Miglioli M, Cavalli G, Barbara L. Peptic ulcer and its course in cirrhosis: an endoscopic and clinical prospective study. J Hepatol. 1995 Jun;22(6):633-41. Livraghi T, Bolondi L, Buscarini L, Cottone M, Mazziotti A, Morabito A, Torzilli G. No treatment, resection and ethanol injection in hepatocellular carcinoma: a retrospective analysis of survival in 391 patients with cirrhosis. Italian Cooperative HCC Study Group. J Hepatol. 1995 May;22(5):522-6. Bortolotti M, Bolondi L, Santi V, Sarti P, Brunelli F, Barbara L. Patterns of gastric emptying in dysmotility-like dyspepsia. Scand J Gastroenterol. 1995 May;30(5):408-10. Chieco P, Stecca B, Bolondi L, Melchiorri C, Gaiani S, Barbara L. Cytochemical detection of a class 3 aldehyde dehydrogenase in human hepatocellular carcinoma. Liver. 1995 Apr;15(2):87-92. Sabbà C, Merkel C, Zoli M, Ferraioli G, Gaiani S, Sacerdoti D, Bolondi L. Interobserver and interequipment variability of echo-Doppler examination of the portal vein: effect of a cooperative training program. Hepatology. 1995 Feb;21(2):428-33.
Melchiorri C, Bolondi L, Chieco P, Pagnoni M, Gramantieri L, Barbara L. Diagnostic and prognostic value of DNA ploidy and cell nuclearity in ultrasound-guided liver biopsies. Cancer. 1994 Sep 15;74(6):1713-9. Siringo S, Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Sofia S, Zironi G, Rigamonti A, Di Febo G, Miglioli M, Cavalli G, Barbara L. Timing of the first variceal hemorrhage in cirrhotic patients: prospective evaluation of Doppler flowmetry, endoscopy and clinical parameters. Hepatology. 1994 Jul;20(1 Pt 1):66-73. Casali AM, Siringo S, Sofia S, Bolondi L, Di Febo G, Cavalli G. Quantitative analysis of intrahepatic bile duct component in normal adult human liver and in primary biliary cirrhosis. Pathol Res Pract. 1994 Feb;190(2):201-6. Siringo S, Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Sofia S, Di Febo G, Zironi G, Rigamonti A, Miglioli M, Cavalli G, Barbara L. The relationship of endoscopy, portal Doppler ultrasound flowmetry, and clinical and biochemical tests in cirrhosis. J Hepatol. 1994 Jan;20(1):11-8. Zironi G, Gaiani S, Fenyves D, Rigamonti A, Bolondi L, Barbara L. Value of measurement of mean portal flow velocity by Doppler flowmetry in the diagnosis of portal hypertension. J Hepatol. 1992 Nov;16(3):298-303. Caliceti U, Sorrenti G, Zironi G, Bolondi L, Farneti G, Occhiuzzi L, Tesei F. [Ultrasound staging research of progressive pathology of the base of the tongue] Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital. 1992 Jul-Aug;12(4):345-53. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Brignola C, Campieri M, Rigamonti A, Zironi G, Gionchetti P, Belloli C, Miglioli M, Barbara L. Changes in splanchnic hemodynamics in inflammatory bowel disease. Non-invasive assessment by Doppler ultrasound flowmetry. Scand J Gastroenterol. 1992 Jun;27(6):501-7. Bolondi L, Li Bassi S, Gaiani S, Zironi G, Paparo GF, Barbara L. Changes in mesenteric venous flow due to celiac sprue. Dig Dis Sci. 1992 Jun;37(6):925-8. Gandolfi L, Mazziotti A, Caletti GC, Bolondi L, Gozzetti G. The role of gastroenterologists and digestive surgeons in ultrasonography. Ital J Gastroenterol. 1992 May;24(4):225-9. Livraghi T, Bolondi L, Lazzaroni S, Marin G, Morabito A, Rapaccini GL, Salmi A, Torzilli G. Percutaneous ethanol injection in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis. A study on 207 patients. Cancer. 1992 Feb 15;69(4):925-9. Zironi G, Bolondi L, Caliceti U, Sorrenti G, Barbara L. Ultrasonographic appearance of a dermoid cyst of the floor of the mouth. J Clin Ultrasound. 1992 Feb;20(2):126-8. No abstract available. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Benzi G, Zironi G, Rigamonti A, Fusconi F, Barbara L. Ultrasonography and guided biopsy in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma. Ital J Gastroenterol. 1992 Jan;24(1):46-9. Review. Gullo L, Ancona D, Pezzilli R, Fusconi F, Bolondi L. Study of the effect of neurotensin on meal- and cerulein-induced gallbladder contraction. Digestion. 1992;53(1-2):67-71. Gaiani S, Bolondi L, Fenyves D, Zironi G, Rigamonti A, Barbara L. Effect of propranolol on portosystemic collateral circulation in patients with cirrhosis. Hepatology. 1991 Nov;14(5):824-9. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Barbara L. Accuracy and reproducibility of portal flow measurement by Doppler US. J Hepatol. 1991 Nov;13(3):269-73. Bolondi L, Zironi G, Gaiani S, Li Bassi S, Benzi G, Barbara L. Caliber of splenic and hepatic arteries and spleen size in cirrhosis of different etiology. Liver. 1991 Aug;11(4):198-205. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Li Bassi S, Zironi G, Bonino F, Brunetto M, Barbara L. Diagnosis of Budd-Chiari syndrome by pulsed Doppler ultrasound. Gastroenterology. 1991 May;100(5 Pt 1):1324-31. Bolondi L, Li Bassi S, Gaiani S, Zironi G, Benzi G, Santi V, Barbara L. Liver cirrhosis: changes of Doppler waveform of hepatic veins. Radiology. 1991 Feb;178(2):513-6. Erratum in: Radiology 1991 Aug;100(2):586. Gaiani S, Bolondi L, Li Bassi S, Zironi G, Siringo S, Barbara L. Prevalence of spontaneous hepatofugal portal flow in liver cirrhosis. Clinical and endoscopic correlation in 228 patients. Gastroenterology. 1991 Jan;100(1):160-7. Gaiani S, Li Bassi S, Zironi G, Bolondi L, Barbara L. Caution in the interpretation of Doppler signals of HCC. Gastroenterology. 1990 Dec;99(6):1860. Buscarini L, Fornari F, Bolondi L, Colombo P, Livraghi T, Magnolfi F, Rapaccini GL, Salmi A. Ultrasound-guided fine-needle biopsy of focal liver lesions: techniques, diagnostic accuracy and complications. A retrospective study on 2091 biopsies. J Hepatol. 1990 Nov;11(3):344-8. Bolondi L, Gaiani S, Li Bassi S, Zironi G, Casanova P, Barbara L. Effect of secretin on portal venous flow. Gut. 1990 Nov;31(11):1306-10. Bolondi L, De Giorgio R, Santi V, Paparo GF, Pileri S, Di Febo G, Caletti GC, Poggi S, Corinaldesi R, Barbara L. Primary non-Hodgkin's T-cell lymphoma of the esophagus. A case with peculiar endoscopic ultrasonographic pattern. Dig Dis Sci. 1990 Nov;35(11):1426-30. Bolondi L, Benzi G, Santi V, Gaiani S, Li Bassi SL, Zironi G, Mazziotti A, Sama C, Grigioni W, Gozzetti G, et al. Relationship between alpha-fetoprotein serum levels, tumour volume and growth rate of hepatocellular carcinoma in a western population. Ital J Gastroenterol. 1990 Aug;22(4):190-4. Bolondi L, Li Bassi S, Gaiani S, Barbara L. Doppler flowmetry in portal hypertension. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1990 Jul-Aug;5(4):459-67. Review. No abstract available. Grigioni WF, D'Errico A, Biagini G, Mazziotti A, Bolondi L, Liotta LA, Mancini AM, Garbisa S. The capsule surrounding primary liver tumors: wherefrom its prognostic significance? Int J Cancer. 1990 Apr 15;45(4):637-43. Bolondi L, Li Bassi S, Gaiani S, Campione O, Marrano D, Barbara L. Diagnosis of islet cell tumor by means of endoscopic ultrasonography. J Clin Gastroenterol. 1990 Apr;12(2):218-21. Caletti G, Zani L, Bolondi L, Brocchi E, Rollo V, Barbara L. Endoscopic ultrasonography in the diagnosis of gastric submucosal tumor. 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