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Role of Mycobacterium avium lysate INF-γ, IL-17, and IL-2 ELISPOT assays in diagnosing nontuberculous mycobacteria lymphadenitis in children.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 Jun 5;38(6):1113-1122. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10096-019-03506-1DOI Listing
June 2019

CD3, CD4, CD8, CD19 and CD16/CD56 positive cells in tuberculosis infection and disease: Peculiar features in children.

Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 2019 Jan-Dec;33:2058738419840241

Department of Health Sciences and Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2058738419840241DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454648PMC
April 2019

QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube test performance in a large pediatric population investigated for suspected tuberculosis infection.

Paediatr Respir Rev 2019 Apr 22. Epub 2019 Apr 22.

Paediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Meyer Children's University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prrv.2019.03.010DOI Listing
April 2019

Systematic review shows that immunising internationally adopted children is a major challenge for primary health care.

Acta Paediatr 2019 Mar 19;108(3):411-418. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14625DOI Listing
March 2019

Congenital tuberculosis after in vitro fertilization presenting with endobronchial granuloma.

Pediatr Neonatol 2019 02 7;60(1):105-107. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedneo.2018.02.001DOI Listing
February 2019

Should Pediatricians Be Aware of Cystic Echinococcosis? A Literature Review.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2019 Feb;68(2):161-168

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002182DOI Listing
February 2019

Case Report: Percutaneous Treatment of Multiple Echinococcal Cysts Presenting as Abdominal Palpable Mass.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 Jan;100(1):143-145

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0464DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6335921PMC
January 2019

Bilateral Painful Erythematous Nodules on the Sole.

J Pediatr 2018 08 2;199:278. Epub 2018 May 2.

Department of Health Sciences University of Florence Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.03.017DOI Listing
August 2018

Latent Tuberculosis Treatment Compliance in Children: A 10-Year Experience.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 06;37(6):617

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001857DOI Listing
June 2018

Gianotti-Crosti syndrome and atypical hand-foot-mouth disease: two distinct entities or two manifestation of the same infection?

G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2018 Jun 29. Epub 2018 Jun 29.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy -

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0392-0488.18.05948-5DOI Listing
June 2018

Surgical treatment for chronic cervical lymphadenitis in children. Experience from a tertiary care paediatric centre on non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2018 May 2;108:137-142. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Meyer Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.02.042DOI Listing
May 2018

Latent tuberculosis in childhood: tolerability of two different therapeutic approaches.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2018 04 21;16(4):359-365. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

a Department of Health Sciences , University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2018.1441025DOI Listing
April 2018

The Risk of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Transmission from Pediatric Index Cases to School Pupils.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 05;36(5):525-528

From the *Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy; †Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 10, Florence, Italy; ‡Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 11, Empoli, Italy; §Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 4, Prato, Italy; and ¶Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 3, Pistoia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001492DOI Listing
May 2017

An atypical Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis with involvement of spinal cord.

Neuroradiol J 2016 Oct 18;29(5):396-9. Epub 2016 Aug 18.

Department of Cardiology-Neurology, Neurological Functional Area, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5033101PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1971400916665383DOI Listing
October 2016

Tinea Faciei in a 14-Day-Old Girl.

J Pediatr 2016 06 31;173:259. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; Department of Pediatric Medicine, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.02.079DOI Listing
June 2016

Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome and Erythema Nodosum: Two Distinct Entities or Two Manifestations of the Same Infection?

J Pediatr 2016 05 16;172:217. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; Department of Pediatric Medicine, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.01.050DOI Listing
May 2016

Advantages of Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay Performed on Gastric Aspirates for Rapid Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Children in a Low Prevalence Country.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 Sep;34(9):1041-2

Department of Health Sciences University of Florence and Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000790DOI Listing
September 2015

A rare cause of osteomyelitis with a rare genetic mutation: when Mycobacterium doesn't only mean tuberculosis.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2015 Aug;19(8):999-1000

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Italy; Divison of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.14.0194DOI Listing
August 2015

What steps do we need to take to improve diagnosis of tuberculosis in children?

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2015 Jul 4;13(7):907-22. Epub 2015 May 4.

Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.2015.1040764DOI Listing
July 2015

Starting treatment in pediatric HIV infection: try to clarify a gray area.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S31-5

From the Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000662DOI Listing
May 2015

Interferon-gamma release assay sensitivity in children younger than 5 years is insufficient to replace the use of tuberculin skin test in western countries.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Dec;33(12):1291-3

From the *Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, and †Immunology Unit and Laboratory, Meyer Children's University Hospital of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000432DOI Listing
December 2014

Management and prevention of pertussis infection in neonates.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2014 Dec 5;12(12):1515-31. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.2014.979156DOI Listing
December 2014

Response to Fassio and Almerigogna regarding immune function and herpes simplex encephalitis.

Pediatr Neurol 2014 Dec 10;51(6):e21. Epub 2014 Aug 10.

Department of Sciences for Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2014.08.004DOI Listing
December 2014

Vitamin D and tuberculosis: a multicenter study in children.

BMC Infect Dis 2014 Dec 11;14:652. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s1287
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-014-0652-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4272523PMC
December 2014

Diagnostic features of community-acquired pneumonia in children: what's new?

Acta Paediatr 2013 Dec;102(465):17-24

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.12502DOI Listing
December 2013

Increasing incidence of tuberculosis in Tuscan youth, 1997 to 2011.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2013 Nov;32(11):1289-91

From the Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0b013e31829e7d81DOI Listing
November 2013

Herpes simplex encephalitis with occipital localization in an infant: a different route of entry in the brain system?

Pediatr Neurol 2013 Jun;48(6):463-5

Department of Sciences for Woman and Child's Health, University of Florence, Anna Meyer, Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2013.02.013DOI Listing
June 2013

Update of the 2009 Italian Pediatric Society Guidelines about management of fever in children.

Clin Ther 2012 Jul 27;34(7):1648-1653.e3. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

Department of Sciences for Woman and Child's Health, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Viale Pieraccini 24, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinthera.2012.06.011DOI Listing
July 2012

Malaria prophylaxis in African and Asiatic children traveling to their parents' home country: a Florentine Study.

J Travel Med 2011 May-Jun;18(3):161-4. Epub 2011 Apr 6.

Department of Sciences for Woman and Child's Health, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1708-8305.2011.00513.xDOI Listing
October 2011

Serogroup C Neisseria meningitidis invasive infection: analysis of the possible vaccination strategies for a mass campaign.

Acta Paediatr 2010 Nov 25;99(11):1609-14. Epub 2010 Jun 25.

Department of Sciences for Woman and Child's Health, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1651-2227.2010.01908.xDOI Listing
November 2010

Celiac disease presenting with motor neuropathy: effect of gluten free-diet.

Muscle Nerve 2007 May;35(5):675-7

Neuromuscular Diseases Unit, National Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mus.20727DOI Listing
May 2007