Publications by authors named "Sandro Ardizzone"

100Publications

Abdominal Symptoms and Colonic Diverticula in Marfan's Syndrome: A Clinical and Ultrasonographic Case Control Study.

J Clin Med 2020 Sep 28;9(10). Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Gastroenterology & Hepatology Section, Department of Medicine, University of Perugia Medical School, 06122 Perugia, Italy.

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September 2020

Extra-intestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel diseases.

Pharmacol Res 2020 11 28;161:105206. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Rheumatology Unit, Internal Medicine Department, ASST Fatebenefratelli-Sacco, Milan University School of Medicine, Milan, Italy.

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November 2020

The impact of covid-19 pandemic on urgent endoscopy in Italy: a nation-wide multicenter study.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2020 07 2;55(7):870-876. Epub 2020 Jul 2.

Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences, University of Milan, Italy.

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July 2020

How to handle patients with autoimmune rheumatic and inflammatory bowel diseases in the COVID-19 era: An expert opinion.

Autoimmun Rev 2020 07 5;19(7):102574. Epub 2020 May 5.

Gastroenterology Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli-Sacco, Milan L. Sacco Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

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July 2020

Preventing COVID-19-induced pneumonia with anticytokine therapy.

Lancet Rheumatol 2020 May 6;2(5):e255-e256. Epub 2020 Apr 6.

Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco-Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences "L Sacco", University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

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May 2020

Are Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Increased Risk for Covid-19 Infection?

J Crohns Colitis 2020 Sep;14(9):1334-1336

Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST-Fatebenefratelli Sacco - Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences 'L. Sacco', University of Milan, Italy.

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September 2020

COVID-19, cytokines and immunosuppression: what can we learn from severe acute respiratory syndrome?

Clin Exp Rheumatol 2020 Mar-Apr;38(2):337-342. Epub 2020 Mar 22.

Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences 'Luigi Sacco', University of Milan, and III Division of Infectious Diseases, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Luigi Sacco Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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April 2020

PD-L1 in small bowel adenocarcinoma is associated with etiology and tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes, in addition to microsatellite instability.

Mod Pathol 2020 07 17;33(7):1398-1409. Epub 2020 Feb 17.

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Pavia and Fondazione IRCCS San Matteo Hospital, Pavia, Italy.

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July 2020

Comprehensive review on EUS-guided biliary drainage.

World J Gastrointest Endosc 2019 May;11(5):354-364

Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco - Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences "L. Sacco", University of Milan, Milano 20100, Italy.

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May 2019

Noninvasive testing in the management of children with suspected inflammatory bowel disease.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2019 May 28;54(5):586-591. Epub 2019 Apr 28.

c Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, Gastroenterology Unit , L. Sacco Hospital, University of Milan , Milan , Italy.

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May 2019

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, lights and shadows: Handle with care.

World J Gastrointest Endosc 2019 Mar;11(3):219-230

Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco - Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences "L. Sacco", University of Milan, Milano 20100, Italy.

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March 2019

Nonbiological therapeutic management of ulcerative colitis.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2018 11 27;19(16):1747-1757. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

a Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco - Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences "L. Sacco" , University of Milan , Milano , Italy.

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November 2018

The PROSIT-BIO Cohort: A Prospective Observational Study of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treated with Infliximab Biosimilar.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2017 02;23(2):233-243

1IBD Center, Department of Gastroenterology, Humanitas Research Hospital, Humanitas University, Rozzano, Italy; 2Department of Gastroenterology, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy; 3IBD Unit, Complesso Integrato Columbus-Gemelli Hospital Catholic University Foundation, Rome, Italy; 4Department of Internal Medicine 2, IBD Unit, Riuniti Villa Sofia-Cervello Hospital, Palermo, Italy; 5Unit of Gastroenterology, Centro Malattie Retto-Intestinali, Sacro Cuore Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Italy; 6Gastroenterology Unit, IRCCS-CSS Hospital, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy; 7Gastroenterology and IBD Unit, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy; 8Unit of Gastroenterology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; 9Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Meyer Children's Hospital, Florence, Italy; 10Unit of Gastroenterology, S. Camillo-Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy; 11Clinical Unit for Chronic Bowel Disorders, University of Messina, Messina, Italy; 12Department of Gastroenterology, IRCCS Policlinico, San Donato Milanese-Milano, Italy; 13Unit of Gastroenterology, AOUP, Pisa, Italy; 14Department of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, AO Hospital, Legnano, Italy; 15Department of Systems Medicine, Gastroenterology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy; 16Unit of Gastroenterology, AOU di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy; 17Department of Gastroenterology, Ospedale Valduce, Como, Italy; and 18Department of Gastroenterology, Fatebenefratelli-Oftalmico Hospital, Milano, Italy.

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February 2017

Endoscopic full-thickness resection of a submucosal right colon lesion.

Endoscopy 2016 0;48(S 01):E376-E377. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

Endoscopy Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Milan, Italy.

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August 2017

Mongersen, an oral Smad7 antisense oligonucleotide, in patients with active Crohn's disease.

Therap Adv Gastroenterol 2016 Jul 15;9(4):527-32. Epub 2016 Mar 15.

Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome `Tor Vergata', Via Montpellier, 1, 00133 Rome, Italy.

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July 2016

Colon Cleansing for Colonoscopy in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis: Efficacy and Acceptability of a 2-L PEG Plus Bisacodyl Versus 4-L PEG.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015 Sep;21(9):2137-44

*Department of Gastroenterology, G. Salvini Hospital, Garbagnate Milanese, Milano, Italy; †Department of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milano, Italy; ‡Department of Gastroenterology, Valduce Hospital, Como, Italy; and §Department of Gastroenterology, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Roma, Italy.

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September 2015

Overview of biological therapy in ulcerative colitis: current and future directions.

J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2015 Jun;24(2):203-13

Department of Gastroenterology, Oncology-Surgery, L.Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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June 2015

Mongersen, an oral SMAD7 antisense oligonucleotide, and Crohn's disease.

N Engl J Med 2015 Mar;372(12):1104-13

From the Department of Systems Medicine, University of Tor Vergata (G.M., M.C.F., S.O., L.B., F.P.), Gastroenterology Unit-Azienda Ospedaliera San Camillo-Forlanini (M.L.S.), Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit, Complesso Integrato Columbus, Catholic University (A.A.), and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Sandro Pertini Hospital Rome (R.P.), Rome, Department of Surgery, L. Sacco University Hospital (S.A., M.F.), Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan and Ospedale Policlinico di Milano (F. Caprioli), and Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, University of Milan, and Gastroenterology Unit, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico (IRCCS), Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese (M.V.), Milan, First Department of Internal Medicine, St. Matteo Hospital Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia (A.D.S., G.R.C.), Gastroenterologia, Università Federico II di Napoli, Naples (F. Castiglione), Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Oncologiche e Gastroenterologiche-Unita' Operativa di Gastroenterologia-Universita' degli Studi di Padova, Padua (G.C.S.), Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Gastroenterology SOD2, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence (F.R.), Division of Gastroenterology, Casa Sollievo Sofferenza Hospital, IRCCS, San Giovanni Rotondo (F.B.), Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, University of Genoa, Genoa (V.S.), and the Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia-Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Palermo (A.O.) - all in Italy; and the Department of Medicine, Medical Clinic 1, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany (M.F.N., R.A.).

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March 2015

Long-term outcome of inflammatory bowel diseases with cytomegalovirus colitis: effect of antiviral treatment.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014 Oct;26(10):1146-51

aGastroenterology Unit bPathology Unit, Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, 'L. Sacco' University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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October 2014

Small bowel adenocarcinomas complicating Crohn's disease are associated with dysplasia: a pathological and molecular study.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2014 Sep;20(9):1584-92

1Department of Pathology, Saint-Antoine Hospital, AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Est Parisien, Paris, France; 2University Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, Paris, France; 3Intensive Care Unit, Besançon University, CHU of Besançon, Besançon, France; 4Department of Gastroenterology, Saint-Antoine Hospital, AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Est Parisien, Paris, France; Departments of 5Gastroenterology, and 6Pathology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; 7Department of Biochemistry and Oncogenetics, AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Sud, University Paris Sud, Paul Brousse Hospital, Villlejuif, France; 8Department of Biochemistry, Saint-Antoine Hospital, AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Est Parisien, Paris, France; Departments of 9Gastroenterology, and 10Pathology, Luigi Sacco Hospital, Milan, Italy; Departments of 11Gastroenterology, and 12Pathology, Rouen University, CHU Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France; 13Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 14Department of Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Departments of 15Gastroenterology, and 16Pathology, Lille University, CHU of Lille, France; Departments of 17Gastroenterology, and 18Pathology, Beaujon Hospital, AP-HP, Université Paris Diderot, France; Departments of 19Gastroenterology, and 20Pathology, CHU of Reims, Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France; Departments of 21Gastroenterology, and 22Pathology, Cliniques Universitaires UCL de Mont-Godinne, Louvain, Belgium; and 23Department of Gastroenterology, AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Sud, Site de Bicêtre, University Paris Sud, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France.

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September 2014

Perianal disease is associated with psychiatric co-morbidity in Crohn's disease in remission.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2014 Oct 2;29(10):1285-90. Epub 2014 Jul 2.

Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, L. Sacco University Hospital, Via G.B. Grassi 74, 20157, Milan, Italy,

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October 2014

Ulcerative colitis: current pharmacotherapy and future directions.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2014 Aug 5;15(12):1659-70. Epub 2014 Jun 5.

"L. Sacco" University Hospital, Department of Gastroenterology, Oncology and Surgery , Via GB Grassi, 74, 20157 Milan , Italy +39 02 3904 2486 ; +39 02 3904 2232 ;

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August 2014

Glucose intolerance and diabetes mellitus in ulcerative colitis: pathogenetic and therapeutic implications.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Apr;20(13):3507-15

Giovanni Maconi, Federica Furfaro, Roberta Sciurti, Cristina Bezzio, Sandro Ardizzone, Roberto de Franchis, Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, "Luigi Sacco" University Hospital, 20157 Milano, Italy.

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April 2014

Prevalence of anemia in inflammatory bowel diseases in european countries: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2014 May;20(5):936-45

*Institute of Biostatistics and Mathematical Modeling, Faculty of Medicine, and †Department of Internal Medicine 1, Goethe-University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany; ‡IBD Unit, Chair of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy; §Department of Medicine V (Hepatology and Gastroenterology), Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark; ‖Dip. Area Medica: Medicina Generale 1, Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy; ¶Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Heraklion, Crete, Greece; **Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Skane, Malmö, Sweden; ††Sección de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Infanta Cristina, Parla, Madrid, Spain; ‡‡Department of Gastroenterology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway; and §§Division of Gastroenterology, Triemli Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland.

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May 2014

Role of the advanced glycation end products receptor in Crohn's disease inflammation.

World J Gastroenterol 2013 Dec;19(45):8269-81

Rachele Ciccocioppo, Venerina Imbesi, Vincenzo Boccaccio, Elena Betti, Giuseppina Cristina Cangemi, Gino Roberto Corazza, Department of Internal Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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December 2013

Pneumatosis intestinalis and perforation in Crohn's disease: worrisome or not?

J Crohns Colitis 2014 Apr 2;8(4):338-9. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, "Luigi Sacco" University Hospital, Milano, Italy.

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April 2014

Transperineal perineal ultrasound versus magnetic resonance imaging in the assessment of perianal Crohn's disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2013 Dec;19(13):2737-43

*Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy; and †Radiology Unit, and ‡Division of Surgery II, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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December 2013

The role of interleukin 17 in Crohn's disease-associated intestinal fibrosis.

Fibrogenesis Tissue Repair 2013 Jul 8;6(1):13. Epub 2013 Jul 8.

Centre for Immunology and Infectious Disease, Blizard Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK.

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July 2013

Immunity, autoimmunity and inflammatory bowel disease.

Autoimmun Rev 2014 Jan 15;13(1):1-2. Epub 2013 Jun 15.

U.O. Gastroenterologia, IBD Unit, "Luigi Sacco" University Hospital, Milan, Italy. Electronic address:

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January 2014

Immunosuppressive and biologic therapy for ulcerative colitis.

Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 2012 Dec 19;17(4):449-67. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

Cattedra e Divisione di Gatroenterologia, ed Endoscopia Digestiva, Azienda, Ospedaliera L. Sacco, Polo Universitario, Italy.

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December 2012

Portal vein thrombosis in inflammatory bowel diseases: a single-center case series.

J Crohns Colitis 2012 Apr 10;6(3):362-7. Epub 2011 Nov 10.

Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, L.Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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April 2012

Vitamin D and inflammatory bowel disease.

Vitam Horm 2011 ;86:367-77

Department of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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July 2011

Validation of the Italian translation of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Questionnaire.

Dig Liver Dis 2011 Jul 18;43(7):535-41. Epub 2011 Feb 18.

Center for the Study and Cure of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, First Department of Medicine, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy.

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July 2011

Immunomodulators for all patients with inflammatory bowel disease?

Therap Adv Gastroenterol 2010 Jan;3(1):31-42

Head of IBD Unit, Cattedra e Divisione di Gatroenterologia ed Endoscopia Digestiva, Azienda Ospedaliera 'L. Sacco', Polo Universitario, Milano, Italy.

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January 2010

Pre-illness changes in dietary habits and diet as a risk factor for inflammatory bowel disease: a case-control study.

World J Gastroenterol 2010 Sep;16(34):4297-304

Department of Clinical Sciences, L. Sacco University Hospital, Via G.B. Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy.

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September 2010

Adalimumab for the treatment of Crohn's disease.

Biologics 2008 Dec;2(4):763-77

Department of Clinical Sciences, Chair of Gastroenterology, "Luigi Sacco" University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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December 2008

Biologic targeting in the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases.

Biologics 2009 13;3:77-97. Epub 2009 Jul 13.

University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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February 2010

Prospective study of long-term results and prognostic factors after conservative surgery for small bowel Crohn's disease.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2009 Feb 15;7(2):183-91; quiz 125. Epub 2008 Oct 15.

Department of Surgery, Gastroenterology and Oncology, II Division of Surgery, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milano, Italy.

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February 2009

HLA and autoimmune digestive disease: a clinically oriented review for gastroenterologists.

Am J Gastroenterol 2009 Jan;104(1):195-217; quiz 194, 218

Department of Clinical Science, Division of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, via G.B.Grassi 74, Milan, Italy.

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January 2009

How long is it advisable to prolong maintenance treatment of patients with ulcerative colitis?

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2008 Oct;14 Suppl 2:S238-9

Department of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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October 2008

Over-the-catheter precut to gain access to the biliary duct during ERCP rendezvous.

Surg Endosc 2008 Oct 12;22(10):2323-5. Epub 2008 Jul 12.

Department of Gastroenterology, L. Sacco University Hospital, Via G. B. Grassi 74, 20157 Milano, Italy.

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October 2008

Is it possible to modify the clinical course of Crohn's disease?

Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 2008 Aug 17;5(8):428-9. Epub 2008 Jun 17.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit, L Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

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August 2008