Ernesto Leva

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Follow-up of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Need for Routinary Assessment of Acid Gastroesophageal Reflux with pH-metry.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Dec 11;28(6):502-507. Epub 2017 Oct 11.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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December 2018

Button Battery Ingestion in Children: A Specific Clinical Issue.

Clin Endosc 2018 Nov 31;51(6):602-603. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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November 2018

A Single-Center Experience with Very Low Birth Weight Infants and Focal Intestinal Perforation: Comparison of Primary Anastomosis versus Stoma Opening.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Oct 24;28(5):426-432. Epub 2017 Aug 24.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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October 2018

Continence after posterior sagittal anorectoplasty for anorectal malformations: comparison of different scores.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 Sep 27;53(9):1727-1733. Epub 2017 Dec 27.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 12, 20122 Milano, Italy. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Classification of Esophageal Strictures following Esophageal Atresia Repair.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jun 6;28(3):243-249. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda-Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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June 2018

Infant Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy: Risks or Benefits?

Clin Endosc 2018 May 9;51(3):260-265. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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May 2018

Start a Neonatal Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Program: A Multistep Team Training.

Front Pediatr 2018 29;6:151. Epub 2018 May 29.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.

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May 2018

Prenatal and accurate perinatal diagnosis of type 2 H or ductular duplicate gallbladder.

BMC Pediatr 2018 02 7;18(1):38. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

UOC Chirurgia Pediatrica, Centro Trapianti Fegato - Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano, V Francesco Sforza 35, 20121, Milan, Italy.

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February 2018

Sequence variants identification at the KCNQ1OT1:TSS differentially Methylated region in isolated omphalocele cases.

BMC Med Genet 2017 10 18;18(1):115. Epub 2017 Oct 18.

Division of Pathology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico; Department of Pathophysiology & Transplantation, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.

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October 2017

Respiratory Morbidity in Children with Repaired Congenital Esophageal Atresia with or without Tracheoesophageal Fistula.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 09 27;14(10). Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Paediatric Clinic, Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 06123 Perugia, Italy.

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September 2017

Severe Pneumonia Caused by Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Successfully Managed with Extracorporeal Life Support in a Comorbid Former Preterm Infant.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 03 31;14(4). Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via della Commenda 12, 20122 Milan, Italy.

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March 2017

Acid Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Apparent Life-Threatening Events: Simultaneous pH-metry and Cardiorespiratory Monitoring.

Pediatr Neonatol 2017 02 13;58(1):43-47. Epub 2016 May 13.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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February 2017

Abdominal cystic lymphangioma in a term newborn: A case report and update of new treatments.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Feb;96(8):e5984

aNeonatal Intensive Care Unit bPediatric Dermatology Department cDepartment of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.

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February 2017

2q33.1q34 Deletion in a Girl with Brain Anomalies and Anorectal Malformation.

Cytogenet Genome Res 2016 3;150(1):23-28. Epub 2016 Dec 3.

Medical Genetics Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.

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January 2017

The Practice of Anal Dilations following Anorectal Reconstruction in Patients with Anorectal Malformations: An International Survey.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Dec 14;26(6):500-507. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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December 2016

Correlation between magnetic resonance imaging findings after posterior sagittal anorectoplasty for anorectal malformations and the clinical outcome: Preliminary report.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Nov 27;51(11):1859-1863. Epub 2016 Jul 27.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda-Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 10, 20122 Milan, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Long term follow-up and transition of care in anorectal malformations: An international survey.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Sep 6;51(9):1450-7. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Department of Medical and Surgical Neonatology, Bambino Gesu' Research Children's Hospital, Piazza Sant'Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy.

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September 2016

Endoscopic Surveillance for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Unexpected Prevalence of Silent Esophagitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Jun 19;26(3):291-5. Epub 2015 May 19.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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June 2016

Treatment of Severe Hypervolemic Hyponatremia in a Child With Pneumonia.

Pediatr Emerg Care 2016 Jun;32(6):390-1

From the Departments of *Pediatric Emergency, †Pathophysiology and Transplantation, and ‡Pediatric Surgery, Università degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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June 2016

Evidence for Thoracoscopic Ligation of Patent Ductus Arteriosus.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Apr 5;26(2):219-20. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Milano, Italy.

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April 2016

Thoraco-abdominal asymmetry and asynchrony in congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Pediatr Pulmonol 2015 Sep 22;50(9):915-24. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

Dipartimentodi Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy.

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September 2015

Comparison in the incidence of anorectal malformations between a first- and third-world referral center.

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 Aug 1;31(8):759-64. Epub 2015 Jul 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, University of Cape Town, 6th Floor ICH Building, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, Republic of South Africa,

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August 2015

Survey on the management of anorectal malformations (ARM) in European pediatric surgical centers of excellence.

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 Jun 4;31(6):543-50. Epub 2015 Apr 4.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca´Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 10, 20122, Milan, Italy,

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June 2015

Feasibility of peritoneal dialysis in extremely low birth weight infants.

J Neonatal Surg 2012 Oct-Dec;1(4):52. Epub 2012 Oct 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Cá Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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May 2015

Response to "Imaging to diagnose acute appendicitis".

Afr J Paediatr Surg 2014 Jan-Mar;11(1):93

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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April 2015

Prenatal and postnatal findings in five cases of Fryns syndrome.

Prenat Diagn 2014 Dec 22;34(12):1227-30. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

Clinical Genetics Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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December 2014

Thoracoscopic removal of retained thoracoamniotic shunt catheters in newborns.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2014 Nov 29;24(11):827-9. Epub 2014 Sep 29.

Neonatal Surgery Unit, Center of Perinatal Surgery, Department of Pediatric Surgery, IRCCS Ca' Granda Foundation, Maggiore Policlinico Hospital , Milan, Italy .

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November 2014

Classification and management of rectal prolapse after anorectoplasty for anorectal malformations.

Pediatr Surg Int 2014 Aug 27;30(8):783-9. Epub 2014 Jun 27.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Padiglione Alfieri, Via Commenda 10, 20122, Milano, Italy,

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August 2014

Anorectal malformations with good prognosis: variables affecting the functional outcome.

J Pediatr Surg 2014 Aug 10;49(8):1232-6. Epub 2014 Feb 10.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda-Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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August 2014

Cervical/thoracotomic/thoracoscopic approaches for H-type congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula: a systematic review.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2014 Jul 5;78(7):985-9. Epub 2014 May 5.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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July 2014

Supra-transumbilical laparotomy (STL) approach for small bowel atresia repair: our experience and review of the literature.

Afr J Paediatr Surg 2013 Jul-Sep;10(3):222-5

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda-Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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June 2014

Do we need imaging to diagnose appendicitis in children?

Afr J Paediatr Surg 2013 Apr-Jun;10(2):68-73

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca 'Granda-Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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March 2014

Anastomotic strictures and endoscopic dilatations following esophageal atresia repair.

Pediatr Surg Int 2013 Jun 22;29(6):601-5. Epub 2013 Mar 22.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Padiglione Alfieri (Chirurgia Pediatrica), Via Commenda, 10, 20122 Milan, Italy.

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June 2013

Esophageal atresia with proximal tracheoesophageal fistula: a missed diagnosis.

J Pediatr Surg 2013 Jun;48(6):E13-7

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale, Maggiore Policlinico, Padiglione Alfieri (Chirurgia Pediatrica), Via Commenda, 10 20122 Milano, Italy.

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June 2013

Appendicitis in a 14-month-old infant with respiratory symptoms.

Afr J Paediatr Surg 2012 May-Aug;9(2):148-51

Department of Pediatric Surgery, FONDAZIONE IRCCS CA' GRANDA - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy.

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January 2013

Treating acid reflux disease in patients with Down syndrome: pharmacological and physiological approaches.

Clin Exp Gastroenterol 2011 25;4:19-22. Epub 2011 Jan 25.

Pediatric Surgery Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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July 2011

Barrett's esophagus and Cornelia de Lange Syndrome.

Acta Paediatr 2010 Sep;99(9):1407-10

Pediatric Surgery Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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September 2010

The role of laparoscopy in newborns affected by NEC.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2010 Mar;20(2):187-9

Department of Pediatric Surgery, IRCCS Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milano, Italy.

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March 2010

Effect of maternal human immunodeficiency virus status on the outcome of neonates with necrotizing enterocolitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2010 Feb;45(2):315-8; discussion 318

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town 7701, South Africa.

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February 2010

Conservative surgical management of catheter infections in children on peritoneal dialysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2009 Aug 2;25(8):703-7. Epub 2009 Jul 2.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, via Commenda 10, 20122, Milan, Italy.

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August 2009

Outcomes of human immunodeficiency virus-infected and -exposed children undergoing surgery--a prospective study.

J Pediatr Surg 2009 Apr;44(4):681-7

Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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April 2009

The role of the surgeon in the case of a giant neck mass in the EXIT procedure.

J Pediatr Surg 2005 Apr;40(4):748-50

Department of Pediatric Surgery, V Buzzi Children's Hospital, I 20154 Milan, Italy.

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April 2005