Publications by authors named "Emanuela Pilozzi"

93Publications

Endoscopic surveillance at 3 years after diagnosis, according to European guidelines, seems safe in patients with atrophic gastritis in a low-risk region.

Dig Liver Dis 2020 Nov 13. Epub 2020 Nov 13.

Department of Medical-Surgical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

Diabetes promotes invasive pancreatic cancer by increasing systemic and tumour carbonyl stress in Kras mice.

J Exp Clin Cancer Res 2020 Aug 10;39(1):152. Epub 2020 Aug 10.

Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, "La Sapienza" University, Via di Grottarossa, 1035-1039 -, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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August 2020

The ENETS TNM staging and grading system accurately predict prognosis in patients with rectal NENs.

Dig Liver Dis 2019 12 9;51(12):1725-1730. Epub 2019 Aug 9.

University Denis Diderot - Paris VII, Paris, France; Department of Gastroenterology and Pancreatology, Beaujon Hospital, APHP, ENETs Center of Excellence, Clichy, France.

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December 2019

Pathologist second opinion significantly alters clinical management of pT1 endoscopically resected colorectal cancer.

Virchows Arch 2019 Nov 17;475(5):665-668. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, University of Rome "Sapienza", Santo Andrea Hospital, via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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November 2019

Curative and Prophylactic Surgery of Young-onset Colorectal Cancer in Inherited Syndromes: A 15-Year Monocentric Retrospective Experience.

Anticancer Res 2019 Jun;39(6):3131-3136

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University, St. Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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June 2019

Study of histopathologic parameters to define the prognosis of stage II colon cancer.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2019 May 26;34(5):905-913. Epub 2019 Mar 26.

Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy.

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May 2019

Gastroesophageal reflux symptoms and microscopic esophagitis in a cohort of consecutive patients affected by atrophic body gastritis: a pilot study.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2019 Jan 13;54(1):35-40. Epub 2019 Jan 13.

a Medical-Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine , University Sapienza , Roma , Italy.

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January 2019

Reduced lymphotoxin-beta production by tumour cells is associated with loss of follicular dendritic cell phenotype and diffuse growth in follicular lymphoma.

J Pathol Clin Res 2018 04 6;4(2):124-134. Epub 2018 Mar 6.

Pathology Unit, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Sapienza University, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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April 2018

Unusual findings in Peutz-Jeghers syndrome: endoscopic and histologic appearance of gastric hamartomatous polyposis with foveolar dysplasia.

Gastrointest Endosc 2018 08 27;88(2):399-400. Epub 2018 Feb 27.

Digestive Endoscopy, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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August 2018

Alternative polyadenylation of ZEB1 promotes its translation during genotoxic stress in pancreatic cancer cells.

Cell Death Dis 2017 11 9;8(11):e3168. Epub 2017 Nov 9.

Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Section of Anatomy, University of Rome 'Tor Vergata', Rome, Italy.

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November 2017

Time trend occurrence of duodenal intraepithelial lymphocytosis and celiac disease in an open access endoscopic population.

United European Gastroenterol J 2017 Oct 16;5(6):811-818. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Medical-Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, School of Medicine, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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October 2017

Tumor-Stroma Ratio is an independent predictor for overall survival and disease free survival in gastric cancer patients.

Surgeon 2017 Dec 17;15(6):329-335. Epub 2017 Jun 17.

Department of General Surgery, University of Rome, "La Sapienza", Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa, 1035-1039, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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December 2017

Tumor regression grades, K-RAS mutational profile and c-MET in colorectal liver metastases.

Pathol Res Pract 2017 Aug 21;213(8):1002-1009. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

Surgical and Medical Department of Traslational Medicine, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Sant'Andrea Hospital of Rome, Italy.

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August 2017

TCD4 lymphocytosis in rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis patients following TNFα blocking agents.

J Transl Med 2017 02 21;15(1):38. Epub 2017 Feb 21.

Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, S. Andrea University Hospital, School of Medicine and Psychology, "Sapienza" University, Via di Grottarossa 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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February 2017

Left-sided early onset colorectal carcinomas: A sporadic neoplasm with aggressive behavior.

Am J Surg 2017 Sep 31;214(3):421-427. Epub 2017 Jan 31.

Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Evaluation of the Relationships Between Computed Tomography Features, Pathological Findings, and Prognostic Risk Assessment in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors.

J Comput Assist Tomogr 2017 Mar/Apr;41(2):271-278

From the *Radiology Unit, †Medical and Surgical Sciences and Translation Medicine, ‡Pathology Department, and §Digestive and Liver Disease, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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April 2017

Exploring the Prognostic Role of Microsatellite Instability in Patients With Stage II Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Clin Colorectal Cancer 2017 06 31;16(2):e55-e59. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Laboratory of Clinical Research, Department of Oncology, IRCCS - Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche 'Mario Negri', Milan, Italy.

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June 2017

Value of diffusion-weighted MRI and apparent diffusion coefficient measurements for predicting the response of locally advanced rectal cancer to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy.

Abdom Radiol (NY) 2016 10;41(10):1906-17

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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October 2016

A Case of Sinonasal Melanoma With Unusual Primary Exon 17 KIT D820G Mutation.

Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2016 Nov/Dec;24(10):e94-e97

*Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, University "La Sapienza" †Radiotherapy Unit ‡ENT Unit, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Roma, Italy.

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May 2017

Colonic small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma in a patient with long-standing ulcerative colitis treated with azathioprine.

Dig Liver Dis 2016 Jul 7;48(7):822-3. Epub 2016 Apr 7.

Gastroenterology Unit, S. Filippo Neri Hospital, Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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July 2016

A Case of Pancreatic Small Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma Associated With SIADH.

Pancreas 2016 May-Jun;45(5):e20-2

Digestive and Liver Disease Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Nuclear Medicine Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Digestive and Liver Disease Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Nuclear Medicine Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Gastroenterology Unit Moscati Hospital Avellino, Italy Radiology Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Nephrology Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy Digestive and Liver Disease Unit Sant' Andrea Hospital University Sapienza Rome, Italy

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January 2017

Endoscopic appearances of polypoid type 1 gastric microcarcinoids by narrow-band imaging: a case series in a referral center.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 Apr;28(4):463-8

Departments of aMedical and Surgical Sciences and Translational Medicine bPathology cDigestive Endoscopy, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University Rome, Italy.

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April 2016

Gd-EOB-DTPA-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Findings of a Giant Inflammatory Hepatocellular Adenoma: a Case Report and Review of the Literature.

J Gastrointest Cancer 2015 Dec;46(4):421-5

Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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December 2015

Occurrence of gastric cancer and carcinoids in atrophic gastritis during prospective long-term follow up.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2015 Jul 3;50(7):856-65. Epub 2015 Feb 3.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University Rome , Rome , Italy.

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July 2015

Human papillomavirus does not have a causal role in colorectal carcinogenesis.

World J Gastroenterol 2015 Jan;21(1):342-50

Laura Lorenzon, Mario Ferri, Vincenzo Ziparo, Surgical and Medical Department of Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Sant'Andrea Hospital of Rome, 00189 Rome, Italy.

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January 2015

Primary pancreatic Burkitt lymphoma presenting as acute pancreatitis.

J Gastrointest Cancer 2014 Dec;45 Suppl 1:265-9

Department of Radiology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy,

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December 2014

Updated features associated with type 1 gastric carcinoids patients: a single-center study.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2014 Dec 13;49(12):1447-55. Epub 2014 Oct 13.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Medical School, Sapienza University , Rome , Italy.

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December 2014

Standard versus limited colon resection for high risk T1 colon cancer. A matched case-control study.

J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2014 Sep;23(3):285-90

Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Technologies and Translational Medicine, Rome, Italy.

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September 2014

Liver biopsy: Analysis of results of two specialist teams.

World J Gastrointest Pathophysiol 2014 May;5(2):114-9

Giulia Anania, Elia Gigante, Matteo Piciucchi, Flavia Baccini, Giulio Antonelli, Paola Begini, Gianfranco Delle Fave, Massimo Marignani, Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, School of Medicine and Psychology University "Sapienza", 00189 Rome, Italy.

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May 2014

Gastric cancer in patients with type I gastric carcinoids.

Gastric Cancer 2015 Jul 3;18(3):564-70. Epub 2014 Jun 3.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Medical School, Sapienza University Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035-1039, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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July 2015

Advanced digestive neuroendocrine tumors: metastatic pattern is an independent factor affecting clinical outcome.

Pancreas 2014 Mar;43(2):212-8

From the *Digestive and Liver Disease, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome; †Dept of Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona; ‡Ospedale Sacro Cuore Don Calabria, Negrar; §Department of Clinical Medicine, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna; ∥Radiology, ¶Pathology Unit, and #Surgery 1, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome; **ARC-NET Center for Applied Research on Cancer and Department of Pathology and Diagnostics, University of Verona, Verona; and ††Medical Oncology, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy.

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March 2014

Accuracy of high-resolution MRI with lumen distention in rectal cancer staging and circumferential margin involvement prediction.

Korean J Radiol 2014 Jan-Feb;15(1):37-44. Epub 2014 Jan 8.

Radiology Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome, Sapienza, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome 00189, Italy. ; Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome, Sapienza, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome 00189, Italy.

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April 2014

Profiling the prognosis of gastric cancer patients: is it worth correlating the survival with the clinical/pathological and molecular features of gastric cancers?

ScientificWorldJournal 2013 24;2013:196541. Epub 2013 Dec 24.

Surgical and Medical Department of Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Via di Grottarossa 1035-39, 00189 Rome, Italy.

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June 2014

Gastric carcinoid in the absence of atrophic body gastritis and with low Ki67 index: a clinical challenge.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2014 Apr 13;49(4):506-10. Epub 2014 Jan 13.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, II Medical School, Sapienza University , Rome , Italy.

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April 2014

Lymph node ratio is a stronger prognostic factor than microsatellite instability in colorectal cancer patients: results from a 7 years follow-up study.

Int J Surg 2013 6;11(9):1016-21. Epub 2013 Jun 6.

Surgical and Medical Department of the Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Technologies and Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology University of Rome "La Sapienza", Via di Grottarossa, 1035-39, 00189 Rome, Italy.

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July 2014

Is proliferative colonic disease presentation changing?

World J Gastroenterol 2012 Dec;18(45):6614-9

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, "Sapienza" University, 00189 Rome, Italy.

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December 2012

Reactive nodular fibrous pseudotumor of the gastrointestinal tract and mesentery giving multiple hepatic deposits and associated with colon cancer.

Am Surg 2012 May;78(5):E262-4

Department of General Surgery Unit 1, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome La Sapienza, St. Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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May 2012

Impact and prognostic implications of colon cancers stage II sub-classification through the years.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2012 Oct 6;27(10):1311-8. Epub 2012 May 6.

Surgical and Medical Department of the Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Technologies and Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035-39, Rome, Italy.

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October 2012

Reactive nodular fibrous pseudotumor of the gastrointestinal tract and mesentery giving multiple hepatic deposits and associated with colon cancer.

Am Surg 2012 May;78(5):E262-4

Department of General Surgery Unit 1, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome La Sapienza, St. Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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May 2012

Number of harvested lymph nodes is the main prognostic factor in Stage IIa colorectal cancer patients.

J Surg Oncol 2012 Sep 27;106(4):469-74. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Technologies and Translational Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy.

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September 2012

Type I gastric carcinoids: a prospective study on endoscopic management and recurrence rate.

Neuroendocrinology 2012 30;95(3):207-13. Epub 2011 Jul 30.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, II Medical School, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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September 2012

Primary malignant tumour of the lung with neuroendocrine and melanoma differentiation.

Virchows Arch 2011 Aug 7;459(2):239-43. Epub 2011 Jul 7.

Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Ospedale Sant'Andrea, Università di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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August 2011

Oesophageal GIST: MDCT findings of two cases and review of the literature.

J Gastrointest Cancer 2012 Sep;43(3):481-5

Department of Radiology, School of Medicine and Psychology, University Sapienza, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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September 2012

Gastritis: the histology report.

Dig Liver Dis 2011 Mar;43 Suppl 4:S373-84

Department of Medical Diagnostic Sciences & Special Therapies, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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March 2011

Prognostic significance of 18q LOH in sporadic colorectal carcinoma.

Am Surg 2011 Jan;77(1):38-43

Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Ospedale Sant'Andrea, II Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Università La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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January 2011

Alteration of local microflora and α-defensins hyper-production in colonic adenoma mucosa.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2011 Aug;45(7):602-10

Digestive and Liver Disease Unit, II Faculty of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, S. Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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August 2011

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: correlation between symptoms at presentation, tumor location and prognostic factors in 47 consecutive patients.

World J Surg Oncol 2011 Feb 1;9:13. Epub 2011 Feb 1.

Surgical and Medical Department of Clinical Sciences, Biomedical Technologies and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy.

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February 2011

Reversal of atrophic body gastritis after H. pylori eradication at long-term follow-up.

Dig Liver Dis 2011 Apr 27;43(4):295-9. Epub 2010 Nov 27.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, Sant'Andrea Hospital, II School of Medicine University Sapienza of Rome, Italy.

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April 2011

Human papillomavirus and colorectal cancer: evidences and pitfalls of published literature.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2011 Feb 1;26(2):135-42. Epub 2010 Sep 1.

II Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, St. Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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February 2011

Thymosin beta4 targeting impairs tumorigenic activity of colon cancer stem cells.

FASEB J 2010 Nov 21;24(11):4291-301. Epub 2010 Jun 21.

Department of Hematology, Oncology, and Molecular Medicine, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy.

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November 2010

New models for cancer research: human cancer stem cell xenografts.

Curr Opin Pharmacol 2010 Aug 17;10(4):380-4. Epub 2010 Jun 17.

Dipartimento Ematologia, Oncologia e Medicina Molecolare, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, Roma, Italy.

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August 2010

Synchronous gastric adenocarcinoma and pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 2010 Feb;9(1):97-9

Department of General Surgery, La Sapienza University of Rome, St. Andrea Hospital, viale Gino Cervi 53 L, 00139, Rome, Italy.

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February 2010

True thymic hyperplasia associated with thymic hemorrhage in an adult patient.

Pathol Res Pract 2010 May 28;206(5):331-3. Epub 2009 Jul 28.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, II Faculty of Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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May 2010

COX-2 is induced by HGF stimulation in Met-positive thyroid papillary carcinoma cells and is involved in tumour invasiveness.

J Pathol 2009 Aug;218(4):487-94

Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, II Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Ospedale Sant'Andrea, Università La Sapienza, Roma, Italy.

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August 2009

Mucosal colonization of gastric endocrine tumors mimicking mixed neoplasms.

Virchows Arch 2008 Feb 14;452(2):169-74. Epub 2007 Dec 14.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Parma, 14 via Gramsci., 43100, Parma, Italy.

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February 2008

Large periampullary villous tumor of the duodenum.

J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 2007 28;14(5):526-8. Epub 2007 Sep 28.

Surgical Unit A, Department of Surgery, Second Faculty of Medicine, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy.

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March 2008

Identification and expansion of human colon-cancer-initiating cells.

Nature 2007 Jan 19;445(7123):111-5. Epub 2006 Nov 19.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome 00161, Italy.

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January 2007

Emergency laparotomy for misdiagnosed biliary cystadenoma originating from caudate lobe.

World J Surg Oncol 2006 Nov 7;4:76. Epub 2006 Nov 7.

Hepatobiliary-pancreatic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, II School of Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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November 2006

Giant hepatic adenoma with bone marrow metaplasia not associated with oral contraceptive intake.

World J Surg Oncol 2006 Aug 25;4:58. Epub 2006 Aug 25.

Hepatobiliary-pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, II School of Medicine, St, Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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August 2006

Is colonoscopy sufficient for colorectal cancer surveillance in all HNPCC patients?

World J Gastroenterol 2005 Dec;11(47):7541-4

Department of Digestive and Liver Diseases, II School of Medicine, University La Sapienza, Centro Ricerche S. Pietro FBF, Rome, Italy.

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December 2005

CDX1 expression is reduced in colorectal carcinoma and is associated with promoter hypermethylation.

J Pathol 2004 Nov;204(3):289-95

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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November 2004