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Present and future management of viral hepatitis B and C in children.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2020 Mar 12. Epub 2020 Mar 12.

Pediatrics - Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Baronissi (SA), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2020.02.010DOI Listing
March 2020

Pediatric liver diseases and ocular changes: What hepatologists and ophthalmologists should know and share with each other.

Dig Liver Dis 2020 01 13;52(1):1-8. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

Pediatric Clinic, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Baronissi, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2019.11.009DOI Listing
January 2020

NAFLD at the interface of the mother-infant dyad.

Curr Pharm Des 2020 Jan 22. Epub 2020 Jan 22.

Clinica Pediatrica and PediatricDivision- University Hospital S. Giovanni di Dio e Ruggi D'Aragona, Salerno . Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1381612826666200122153055DOI Listing
January 2020

Clinicians should remain vigilant for biliary atresia as early diagnosis and surgery are vital.

Acta Paediatr 2019 12 1;108(12):2129-2131. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

Clinical Pediatrics - Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Baronissi (SA), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14986DOI Listing
December 2019

Waist Circumference and Healthy Lifestyle Preferences/Knowledge Monitoring in a Preschool Obesity Prevention Program.

Nutrients 2019 Sep 7;11(9). Epub 2019 Sep 7.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11092139DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6769722PMC
September 2019

Etiology, presenting features and outcome of children with non-cirrhotic portal vein thrombosis: A multicentre national study.

Dig Liver Dis 2019 08 6;51(8):1179-1184. Epub 2019 Mar 6.

Paediatric Liver, GI and Transplantation, Hospital Papa Giovanni XXIII Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2019.02.014DOI Listing
August 2019

Cholestatic jaundice in infancy: struggling with many old and new phenotypes.

Ital J Pediatr 2019 Jul 17;45(1):83. Epub 2019 Jul 17.

Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno -Baronissi Campus - Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Scuola Medica Salernitana, 84081, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13052-019-0679-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6637514PMC
July 2019

Hepatitis B virus and the paediatric liver: waiting for news on the horizon.

Acta Paediatr 2019 06 13;108(6):989-991. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Pediatrics Section, "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno - Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14764DOI Listing
June 2019

Humanization interventions in general pediatric wards: a systematic review.

Eur J Pediatr 2019 May 4;178(5):607-622. Epub 2019 Apr 4.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, Via Allende, 84081, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00431-019-03370-3DOI Listing
May 2019

Salivary markers of hepato-metabolic comorbidities in pediatric obesity.

Dig Liver Dis 2019 04 17;51(4):516-523. Epub 2018 Nov 17.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana" Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy; European Laboratory for Food Induced Intestinal Diseases (ELFID), Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2018.11.009DOI Listing
April 2019

NAFLD and Liver Transplantation in Children-Working Group Report From the ILTS Single Topic Conference on NAFLD.

Transplantation 2019 01;103(1):68-70

Paediatric Liver GI and Nutrition Center, King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002490DOI Listing
January 2019

Breastfeeding and NAFLD from the maternal side of the mother-infant dyad.

J Hepatol 2019 01 7;70(1):13-14. Epub 2018 Nov 7.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana" Pediatric Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi, SA, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2018.10.030DOI Listing
January 2019

Metabolomic Salivary Signature of Pediatric Obesity Related Liver Disease and Metabolic Syndrome.

Nutrients 2019 Jan 26;11(2). Epub 2019 Jan 26.

Department of Medicine and Surgery and Dentistry, "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Pediatrics Section University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11020274DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6412994PMC
January 2019

Pediatric Fatty Liver and Obesity: Not Always Justa Matter of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Children (Basel) 2018 Dec 13;5(12). Epub 2018 Dec 13.

Pediatrics Residency Joint Programs, University of Naples Federico II, 80131 Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/children5120169DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6306738PMC
December 2018

Thyroid dysfunction and its role as a risk factor for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: What's new.

Dig Liver Dis 2018 11 1;50(11):1163-1165. Epub 2018 Sep 1.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana" Pediatric Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi, SA, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2018.08.026DOI Listing
November 2018

Relations of gut liver axis components and gut microbiota in obese children with fatty liver: A pilot study.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2018 09 10;42(4):387-390. Epub 2018 Jul 10.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Via Allende, 84081 Baronissi (Sa), Italy; University Hospital "San Giovanni di Dio e Ruggi d'Aragona", 84131 Salerno, Italy; European Laboratory of Food Induced Intestinal Diseases (ELFID), University of Naples Federico II, 80100 Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2018.03.015DOI Listing
September 2018

Autoantibodies against CYP-2C19: A Novel Serum Marker in Pediatric De Novo Autoimmune Hepatitis?

Biomed Res Int 2017 27;2017:3563278. Epub 2017 Nov 27.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Surgery, and Dentistry "Schola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/3563278DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5723963PMC
July 2018

The Health Care Transition of Youth With Liver Disease Into the Adult Health System: Position Paper From ESPGHAN and EASL.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2018 Jun;66(6):976-990

Department of Paediatrics, Center for Liver, Digestive, and Metabolic Diseases, University of Groningen, University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000001965DOI Listing
June 2018

Maternal Microbiota, Prepregnancy Weight, and Mode of Delivery: Intergenerational Transmission of Risk for Childhood Overweight and Obesity.

JAMA Pediatr 2018 04;172(4):320-322

Pediatrics-Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.5686DOI Listing
April 2018

Chapter 6. ESPGHAN's Contributions to Paediatric Hepatology.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2018 04;66 Suppl 1:S116

University of Birmingham and The Liver Unit, Birmingham Women's & Children's Hospital, Birmingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000001916DOI Listing
April 2018

Rhabdomyolysis and coeliac disease: A causal or casual association? A case report and review of literature.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2018 02 9;42(1):e7-e13. Epub 2017 Jun 9.

Department of Pediatrics, AORN Santobono-Pausilipon, via M. Fiore, 80129 Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2017.05.002DOI Listing
February 2018

Nutrition and Liver Disease.

Nutrients 2017 Dec 23;10(1). Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu10010009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5793237PMC
December 2017

Mediterranean diet to prevent/treat nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children: A promising approach.

Nutrition 2017 Nov - Dec;43-44:98-99. Epub 2017 Apr 26.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nut.2017.04.005DOI Listing
November 2017

Management options for cholestatic liver disease in children.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 Nov 28;11(11):1019-1030. Epub 2017 Jul 28.

a Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Pediatrics Section , University of Salerno , Salerno , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17474124.2017.1359538DOI Listing
November 2017

Transaminases and Pediatric Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Diagnosis.

Authors:
Pietro Vajro

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2017 11;65(5):e114

Pediatrics Section, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana," University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000001668DOI Listing
November 2017

Down Syndrome and Pediatric Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Causal or Casual Relationship?

J Pediatr 2017 10 24;189:11-13. Epub 2017 Jul 24.

Pediatrics Section Department of Medicine, Surgery, and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana" University of Salerno Baronissi, SA, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.07.011DOI Listing
October 2017

Early and Late Factors Impacting Patient and Graft Outcome in Pediatric Liver Transplantation: Summary of an ESPGHAN Monothematic Conference.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2017 09;65(3):e53-e59

*Swiss Center for Liver Disease in Children, University Hospitals Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland †Division of Infectious Diseases and the Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada ‡Pediatric Nephrology, Imagine Institute, Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital, APHP, Paris Descartes University-Sorbonne Paris Cité, Paris, France §Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH ||Department of Surgery, Ospedale Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo, Italy ¶Faculté de Médecine, University de Nantes, Nantes, France #Pediatric Hepatology, Gastroenterology and Transplantation, Ospedale Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo, Italy **Pediatric Hepatology Unit, Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, Paris, France ††First Department of Pediatrics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary ‡‡University Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy §§Pediatric Liver GI and Nutrition Centre, King's College Hospital, London, UK ||||Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey ¶¶Institute of Transplant Immunology, FIB-Tx, Hannover Medical School, Germany ##Abdominal Transplant Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA ***Department of Pediatrics, Karolinska University Hospital, CLINTEC Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden †††Pediatric Radiology Department, Hôpital Bicêtre, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Sud- Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France ‡‡‡Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation, Hospital Universitario Infantil La Paz, Madrid, Spain §§§Department of Pediatrics, University Children's Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany ||||||Center for Cell and Gene Therapy and Texas Children's Cancer Center, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston Methodist Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX ¶¶¶Pediatric Liver GI and Nutrition Centre, King's College, London, UK ###Seattle Children's Hospital and University of Washington, Seattle, WA ****School of Cancer Sciences ††††Department of Cellular Pathology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK ‡‡‡‡The European Transplant Registry, APHP Paul Brousse Hospital, Villejuif, France §§§§Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, UK ||||||||Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Integrated Research and Treatment Center for Transplantation, Hannover Medical School, Germany ¶¶¶¶Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA ####Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Section of Pediatrics, University of Salerno, Baronissi, Italy *****Bambino Gesu Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy †††††Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey ‡‡‡‡‡Pediatric Surgery and Transplantation Unit, Cliniques Universitaires de Saint-Luc, Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium §§§§§ISMETT, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Palermo, Italy ||||||||||The Children's Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland ¶¶¶¶¶Divisions of Abdominal and Transplant Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and University Hospitals Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland #####University of Salerno, Baronissi, Italy ******King's College Hospital, Institute of Liver Studies, London, UK ††††††Department for Pediatric Kidney, Liver and Metabolic Disease, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000001564DOI Listing
September 2017

Pre-natal and post-natal environment monitoring to prevent non-alcoholic fatty liver disease development.

J Hepatol 2017 09 12;67(3):451-453. Epub 2017 Jun 12.

Dept. Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Unit of Pediatrics, University of Salerno, Baronissi (Sa), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2017.04.016DOI Listing
September 2017

Gut-Liver Axis Derangement in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Children (Basel) 2017 Aug 2;4(8). Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana"-University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/children4080066DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5575588PMC
August 2017

Humanization of pediatric care in the world: focus and review of existing models and measurement tools.

Ital J Pediatr 2017 Aug 30;43(1):76. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Cattedra di Pediatria, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia e Odontoiatria "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Università di Salerno , Via Allende, Baronissi (Salerno), 84081, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13052-017-0394-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5577665PMC
August 2017

Urinary Metabolomics in Pediatric Obesity and NAFLD Identifies Metabolic Pathways/Metabolites Related to Dietary Habits and Gut-Liver Axis Perturbations.

Nutrients 2017 05 11;9(5). Epub 2017 May 11.

Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", Pediatric Section, University of Salerno, Via S. Allende, 84081 Baronissi (SA), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu9050485DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5452215PMC
May 2017

Penicillamine-induced Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa in Wilson Disease: Is Useful Switching to Zinc?

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2017 03;64(3):e72-e73

*Department of Translational Medical Science, Section of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples †School of Medicine, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000000613DOI Listing
March 2017

An update on the strategies used for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B in children.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 16;10(5):649-58. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

b Pediatrics Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery , University of Salerno , Baronissi (Salerno) , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/17474124.2016.1139450DOI Listing
January 2017

Obesity and Obesity Related Diseases, Sugar Consumption and Bad Oral Health: A Fatal Epidemic Mixtures: The Pediatric and Odontologist Point of View.

Transl Med UniSa 2017 01 1;16:11-16. Epub 2017 Jul 1.

Pediatrics - Dept of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno -Via Allende, 84081 Baronissi, (SA) Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5536157PMC
January 2017

Nocturnal hypoxia in obese-related obstructive sleep apnea as a putative trigger of oxidative stress in pediatric NAFLD progression.

J Hepatol 2016 09 5;65(3):470-2. Epub 2016 Aug 5.

Dept. Medicine and Surgery, Unit of Pediatrics, University of Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2016.05.042DOI Listing
September 2016

Pediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Recent solutions, unresolved issues, and future research directions.

World J Gastroenterol 2016 Sep;22(36):8078-93

Maria Grazia Clemente, Pediatric Clinic, Department of Surgical, Microsurgical and Medical Sciences, University of Sassari, 07100 Sassari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v22.i36.8078DOI Listing
September 2016

Childhood Obesity, Breastfeeding, Intestinal Microbiota, and Early Exposure to Antibiotics: What Is the Link?

JAMA Pediatr 2016 08;170(8):735-7

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Baronissi-Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2016.0964DOI Listing
August 2016

Lymph node fine needle cytology in the diagnosis of infectious diseases and instrumental guides: ultrasound and computed tomography.

Infez Med 2012 ;20 Suppl 3:26-9

Istituto di Biostruttura e Bioimaging del Consiglio Nazionale della Ricerca Italiano, Napoli, Italy.

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April 2016

Pediatric parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease and cholestasis: Novel advances in pathomechanisms-based prevention and treatment.

Dig Liver Dis 2016 Mar 14;48(3):215-22. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Pediatrics, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy; European Laboratory of Food Induced Disease (ELFID), Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2015.11.003DOI Listing
March 2016

Celiac disease-related hepatic injury: Insights into associated conditions and underlying pathomechanisms.

Dig Liver Dis 2016 Feb 24;48(2):112-9. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi, Italy; ELFID, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2015.11.013DOI Listing
February 2016

Indications and limitations of bariatric intervention in severely obese children and adolescents with and without nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: ESPGHAN Hepatology Committee Position Statement.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015 Apr;60(4):550-61

*Unit of Hepato-Metabolic Diseases, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, IRCCS, Rome †Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatric Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi (Salerno), Italy ‡First Department of Pediatrics, Semmelweis University, Semmelweis, Hungary §Department of Pediatrics, Karolinska University Hospital, CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden ||Paediatric Gastrointestinal, Liver and Nutrition Centre Variety Children's Hospital King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Denmark Hill Camberwell, London, UK ¶Laboratory of Experimental and Molecular Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria #Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Children's Hospital, Place Amelie Raba, Bordeaux, France **Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, UK ††Swiss Center for Liver Disease in Children, Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland ‡‡Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Eating Disorders, Children's Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland §§Paediatric Viral Hepatitis, Paediatric Gastrointestinal, Liver and Nutrition Centre Variety Children's Hospital King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Denmark Hill Camberwell, London, UK ||||Hannover Medical School, Children's Hospital, Division of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hannover, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000000715DOI Listing
April 2015

Liver biopsy in children: position paper of the ESPGHAN Hepatology Committee.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015 Mar;60(3):408-20

*First Department of Pediatrics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary †Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany ‡Kings College London School of Medicine at Kings College Hospital, London, UK §Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey ||Department of Pediatrics, CLINTEC, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden ¶Paediatric Centre for Hepatology, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, King's College Hospital, London, UK #Pediatric Hepatology Service, Hospital Infantil Universitario "La Paz," Madrid,Spain **Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital, Paris, France ††Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals Geneva, Switzerland ‡‡Hepatometabolic Unit, Bambino Gesu Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy §§Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutritional Disturbances, Children's Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland ||||Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy ¶¶Institute of Liver Studies/King's College Hospital, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000000632DOI Listing
March 2015

Shwachman-Diamond syndrome with autoimmune-like liver disease and enteropathy mimicking celiac disease.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2015 Feb 14;39(1):e1-4. Epub 2014 Aug 14.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Chair of Pediatrics, University of Salerno, Baronissi-Salerno, Italy; European Laboratory for Food Induced Disease (ELFID), Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2014.06.017DOI Listing
February 2015

Emerging pathomechanisms involved in obesity.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015 Jan;60(1):113-9

*Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, Baronissi †Pediatrics Section, Local Health Service-ASL Salerno, Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000000559DOI Listing
January 2015

Treating children with HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B: no small accomplishment.

Dig Liver Dis 2014 Dec 23;46(12):1064-5. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

Paediatrics Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2014.09.016DOI Listing
December 2014

Gut-liver axis and probiotics: their role in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Nov;20(42):15518-31

Giulia Paolella, Luca Pierri, Marco Poeta, Martina Di Stasi, Pietro Vajro, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i42.15518DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4229517PMC
November 2014

Pediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: recent advances.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2014 Sep 14;38(4):419-22. Epub 2014 Apr 14.

Hepato-Metabolic Disease Unit and Liver Research Unit, "Bambino Gesù" Children's Hospital, IRCCS, P.le S. Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2014.02.008DOI Listing
September 2014

Search for rare liver diseases: the case of glycosylation defects mimicking Wilson Disease.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2014 Sep 25;38(4):403-6. Epub 2014 Jun 25.

University of Sheffield, UK, Academic Unit of Child Health, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2014.04.012DOI Listing
September 2014

Nutritional problems in children with neuromotor disabilities: an Italian case series.

Ital J Pediatr 2014 Jul 8;40:61. Epub 2014 Jul 8.

Chair of Pediatrics, Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatrics Section, University of Salerno, Via Allende, 84081 Baronissi- Salerno, Italy.

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July 2014

A practical approach to the child with abnormal liver tests.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2014 Jun 13;38(3):259-62. Epub 2014 Apr 13.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatric Section, University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi (SA), Italy.

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June 2014

Tips and hints for the transition: What adult hepatologists should know when accept teens with a pediatric hepatobiliary disease.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2014 Jun 24;38(3):277-83. Epub 2014 Apr 24.

Chair of Paediatrics, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy. Electronic address:

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June 2014

Management of adults with paediatric-onset chronic liver disease: strategic issues for transition care.

Dig Liver Dis 2014 Apr 8;46(4):295-301. Epub 2013 Dec 8.

Chair of Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Baronissi (Salerno), Italy.

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April 2014

Zinc monotherapy is effective in Wilson's disease patients with mild liver disease diagnosed in childhood: a retrospective study.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2014 Mar 25;9:41. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Department of Translational Medical Science, Section of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy.

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March 2014

Management of chronic hepatitis B in childhood: ESPGHAN clinical practice guidelines: consensus of an expert panel on behalf of the European Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

J Hepatol 2013 Oct 23;59(4):814-29. Epub 2013 May 23.

Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique, Université Catholique de Louvain and Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium. Electronic address:

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October 2013

More on current evidences on probiotics as a novel treatment for non-alcoholic Fatty liver disease.

Hepat Mon 2013 27;13(8):e13780. Epub 2013 Aug 27.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Baronissi-Salerno, Italy.

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October 2013

Treatment of children with chronic viral hepatitis: what is available and what is in store.

World J Pediatr 2013 Aug 9;9(3):212-20. Epub 2013 Aug 9.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Baronissi, Salerno, Italy.

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August 2013

Pediatric non alcoholic fatty liver disease: more on novel treatment targets.

BMC Pediatr 2013 Jul 19;13:109. Epub 2013 Jul 19.

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Via S, Allende, 84081 Baronissi -Salerno, Italy.

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July 2013

A 360-degree overview of paediatric NAFLD: recent insights.

J Hepatol 2013 Jun 10;58(6):1218-29. Epub 2012 Dec 10.

Hepato-metabolic Disease Unit and Liver Research Unit, "Bambino Gesù" Children's Hospital, IRCCS, P.le S. Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy.

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June 2013

Celiac disease-associated autoimmune hepatitis in childhood: long-term response to treatment.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2013 Jun;56(6):671-4

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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June 2013

Pediatric celiac disease, cryptogenic hypertransaminasemia, and autoimmune hepatitis.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2013 Jun;56(6):663-70

Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at the University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy.

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June 2013

Treatment of NASH with ursodeoxycholic acid: pros and cons. More information in children.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2013 Jun 4;37(3):e93-4. Epub 2013 Apr 4.

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June 2013

Microbiota and gut-liver axis: their influences on obesity and obesity-related liver disease.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2013 May;56(5):461-8

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno Medical School, Salerno, Italy.

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May 2013

Persistent hypertransaminasemia in asymptomatic children: a stepwise approach.

World J Gastroenterol 2013 May;19(18):2740-51

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Pediatrics, University of Salerno, 84081 Baronissi, Italy.

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May 2013

New strategies for the treatment of lysosomal storage diseases (review).

Int J Mol Med 2013 Jan 19;31(1):11-20. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

Department of Pediatrics, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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January 2013

Aminotransferases and muscular diseases: a disregarded lesson. Case reports and review of the literature.

J Paediatr Child Health 2012 Oct 24;48(10):886-90. Epub 2010 May 24.

Pediatric, Liver, University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy.

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October 2012

Precocious puberty in Turner Syndrome: report of a case and review of the literature.

Ital J Pediatr 2012 Oct 17;38:54. Epub 2012 Oct 17.

Department of Pediatrics, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy.

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October 2012

Alagille syndrome: an overview.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2012 Jun 18;36(3):275-7. Epub 2012 Apr 18.

Medical School of Salerno, Salerno, Italy.

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June 2012

Autoimmune hepatitis: current knowledge.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2012 Jun 18;36(3):284-6. Epub 2012 Apr 18.

Medical School of Salerno, Salerno, Italy.

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June 2012

Effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus strain GG in pediatric obesity-related liver disease.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2011 Jun;52(6):740-3

Departments of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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June 2011

Isolated aspartate aminotransferase elevation: think macro-AST.

Dig Dis Sci 2011 Feb 19;56(2):311-3. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305-5187, USA.

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February 2011

Re-evaluation of the diagnostic criteria for Wilson disease in children with mild liver disease.

Hepatology 2010 Dec 21;52(6):1948-56. Epub 2010 Oct 21.

Department of Pediatrics, University Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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December 2010

More on serum markers of liver fibrosis:are they still clinically limited?

Authors:
Pietro Vajro

J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2010 Sep;19(3):338-9; author reply 339

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September 2010

Probiotics reduce the inflammatory response induced by a high-fat diet in the liver of young rats.

J Nutr 2009 May 25;139(5):905-11. Epub 2009 Mar 25.

Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Centro Neurolesi Bonino-Pulejo, 98124 Messina, Italy.

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May 2009

Pharmacological interventions for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in adults and in children: a systematic review.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2009 May;48(5):587-96

Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Immunology, Children's Memorial Health Institute, Al. Dzieci Polskich 20, Warsaw 04-730, Poland.

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May 2009

Management of cholelithiasis in Italian children: a national multicenter study.

World J Gastroenterol 2008 Mar;14(9):1383-8

Pediatric Liver Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University Federico II of Naples, Via S. Pansini 5, Naples 80131, Italy.

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March 2008