Publications by authors named "Stefano Sartori"

100Publications

Sleep Exacerbations and Facial Twitching: Diagnostic Clues for ADCY5-Related Dyskinesias.

Neuropediatrics 2020 Dec 29. Epub 2020 Dec 29.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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December 2020

Executive Functions and Attention in Childhood Epilepsies: A Neuropsychological Hallmark of Dysfunction?

J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2020 Nov 13:1-13. Epub 2020 Nov 13.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padova, 35100Padova, Italy.

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November 2020

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome in infants and young children.

Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2020 Oct 28. Epub 2020 Oct 28.

Unit of Pediatric Oncology and Haematology "Lalla Seràgnoli", Department of Pediatrics, Sant'Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Toll-like receptor 3 pathway deficiency, herpes simplex encephalitis, and anti-NMDAR encephalitis: more questions than answers.

Pediatr Res 2020 Jun 17. Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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June 2020

Dexmedetomidine for EEG sedation in children with behavioral disorders.

Acta Neurol Scand 2020 Nov 6;142(5):493-500. Epub 2020 Jul 6.

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Department of Woman's and Child's Health, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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November 2020

Cardiac Myxoma as a Rare Cause of Pediatric Arterial Ischemic Stroke: Case Report and Literature Review.

Neuropediatrics 2020 12 5;51(6):389-396. Epub 2020 May 5.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padova, Italy.

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December 2020

Reply to Dr. Capovilla on "Reply to the article "Management of status epilepticus in adults. Position paper of the Italian League Against Epilepsy".

Epilepsy Behav 2020 06 6;107:107048. Epub 2020 Apr 6.

IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy; Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy.

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June 2020

Possible clinical role of MOG antibody testing in children presenting with acute neurological symptoms.

Neurol Sci 2020 Sep 3;41(9):2553-2559. Epub 2020 Apr 3.

Department of Laboratory Medicine, University-Hospital of Padova, via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, Italy.

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September 2020

Cerebellar gray matter lesions are common in pediatric multiple sclerosis at clinical onset.

J Neurol 2020 Jun 5;267(6):1824-1829. Epub 2020 Mar 5.

Multiple Sclerosis Centre of the Veneto Region (CeSMuV), University Hospital of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padua, Italy.

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June 2020

Management of status epilepticus in adults. Position paper of the Italian League against Epilepsy.

Epilepsy Behav 2020 01 22;102:106675. Epub 2019 Nov 22.

IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy; Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

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January 2020

Photosensitive epilepsy and long QT: expanding Timothy syndrome phenotype.

Clin Neurophysiol 2019 11 17;130(11):2134-2136. Epub 2019 Sep 17.

Department of Woman's and Child's Health, University Hospital of Padua, via Giustiniani, 3 - 35128 Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2019

LGI1 and CASPR2 autoimmunity in children: Systematic literature review and report of a young girl with Morvan syndrome.

J Neuroimmunol 2019 10 18;335:577008. Epub 2019 Jul 18.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Italy; Neuroimmunology Group, Paediatric Research Institute "Città della Speranza", Padova, Italy.

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October 2019

Relapse risk factors in anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2019 09 7;61(9):1101-1107. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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September 2019

Serum and CSF neurofilament light chain levels in antibody-mediated encephalitis.

J Neurol 2019 Jul 3;266(7):1643-1648. Epub 2019 Apr 3.

Neurology Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Policlinico GB Rossi, P.le LA Scuro 10, 37135, Verona, Italy.

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July 2019

Anti-NMDAR encephalitis preceded by non-herpetic central nervous system infection: Systematic literature review and first case of tick-borne encephalitis triggering anti-NMDAR encephalitis.

J Neuroimmunol 2019 07 19;332:1-7. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Italy; Neuroimmunology group, Pediatric Research Institute "Città della Speranza", Padova, Italy.

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July 2019

Progressive myoclonus epilepsy and ceroidolipofuscinosis 14: The multifaceted phenotypic spectrum of KCTD7-related disorders.

Eur J Med Genet 2019 Dec 27;62(12):103591. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Human Neurosciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Neuropsychological And Psychopathological Profile Of Anti-Nmdar Encephalitis: A Possible Pathophysiological Model For Pediatric Neuropsychiatric Disorders.

Arch Clin Neuropsychol 2019 Nov;34(8):1309-1319

Child Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Pediatric University Hospital, via Giustiniani n.3, Padua, Italy.

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November 2019

Mycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine and methotrexate usage in paediatric anti-NMDAR encephalitis: A systematic literature review.

Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2019 Jan 27;23(1):7-18. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Neuroimmunology Group, Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, Kids Research Institute at the Children's Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Tuberous sclerosis-associated neuropsychiatric disorders: a paediatric cohort study.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2019 02 9;61(2):168-173. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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February 2019

Mycophenolate mofetil in paediatric autoimmune or immune-mediated diseases of the central nervous system: clinical experience and recommendations.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2019 04 17;61(4):458-468. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

Neuroimmunology Group, Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, Kids Research at the Children's Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Westmead, Australia.

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April 2019

Brain malformations associated to Aldh7a1 gene mutations: Report of a novel homozygous mutation and literature review.

Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2018 Nov 3;22(6):1042-1053. Epub 2018 Jul 3.

Department of Neurosciences, University Hospital of Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Rhinencephalon changes in tuberous sclerosis complex.

Neuroradiology 2018 Aug 17;60(8):813-820. Epub 2018 Jun 17.

Pediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, PD, Italy.

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August 2018

Genetic and imaging features of cerebellar abnormalities in tuberous sclerosis complex: more insights into their pathogenesis.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2018 07;60(7):724-725

Department of Woman and Child Health, Pediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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July 2018

Cerebral Lymphoproliferation in a Patient with Kabuki Syndrome.

J Clin Immunol 2018 05 30;38(4):475-477. Epub 2018 May 30.

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Azienda Ospedaliera-University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128, Padua, Italy.

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May 2018

N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis: laboratory diagnostics and comparative clinical features in adults and children.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2018 02 29;18(2):181-193. Epub 2018 Jan 29.

d Laboratory of Neuroimmunology , IRCCS Mondino Foundation , Pavia , Italy.

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February 2018

Cardiac arrest in a toddler treated with propranolol for infantile Hemangioma: a case report.

Ital J Pediatr 2017 Nov 17;43(1):103. Epub 2017 Nov 17.

Department of Women's and Children's Health, Pediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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November 2017

Immunotherapeutics in Pediatric Autoimmune Central Nervous System Disease: Agents and Mechanisms.

Semin Pediatr Neurol 2017 08 16;24(3):214-228. Epub 2017 Aug 16.

Neuroimmunology group, Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, Kids Research Institute at the Children's Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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August 2017

Herpes simplex virus-induced anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis: a systematic literature review with analysis of 43 cases.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2017 08 25;59(8):796-805. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Paediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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August 2017

The new definition and classification of status epilepticus: What are the implications for children?

Epilepsia 2016 11;57(11):1942-1943

Pediatric Neurology and Neurophysiology Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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November 2016

Intravenous immunoglobulin in paediatric neurology: safety, adherence to guidelines, and long-term outcome.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2016 Nov 31;58(11):1180-1192. Epub 2016 May 31.

Neuroimmunology Group, Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, Kids Research Institute, Children's Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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November 2016

Moyamoya syndrome and 6p chromosome rearrangements: Expanding evidences of a new association.

Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2016 Sep 27;20(5):766-71. Epub 2016 Feb 27.

Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, University Hospital of Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Early infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (CLN10 disease) associated with a novel mutation in CTSD.

J Neurol 2016 May 12;263(5):1029-1032. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Neurology-Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, Biomedicine and Movement, University of Verona, Policlinico GB Rossi, P.le LA Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy.

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May 2016

Plasma exchange in pediatric anti-NMDAR encephalitis: A systematic review.

Brain Dev 2016 Aug 28;38(7):613-22. Epub 2016 Feb 28.

Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of Woman's and Child's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Italy.

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August 2016

Baby Jerking: A Teaching Video-Recorded Case of Febrile Myoclonus.

Mov Disord Clin Pract 2015 Dec 14;2(4):429-431. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Pediatric Neurology Unit Department of Women's and Children's Health University of Padua Padua Italy.

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December 2015

Neonatal Cortical Auditory Evoked Potentials Are Affected by Clinical Conditions Occurring in Early Prematurity.

J Clin Neurophysiol 2015 Oct;32(5):419-23

*Child Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Paediatric University Hospital, Padua, Italy; †Lifespan Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (LCNL), Department of General Psychology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy; and ‡Biostatistical Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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October 2015

Long-term plasma exchange in pediatric CIDP.

J Clin Apher 2015 Dec 7;30(6):364-6. Epub 2015 Feb 7.

Department of Neurosciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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December 2015

Forkhead box G1 gene haploinsufficiency: an emerging cause of dyskinetic encephalopathy of infancy.

Neuropediatrics 2015 Feb 7;46(1):56-64. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

Child Neurology Unit, Department of Woman's and Child's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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February 2015

Identification of four novel PCDH19 Mutations and prediction of their functional impact.

Ann Hum Genet 2014 Nov 17;78(6):389-98. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

Molecular Genetics of Neurodevelopment, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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November 2014

Headache in children with Chiari I malformation.

Headache 2014 May 25;54(5):899-908. Epub 2014 Apr 25.

Juvenile Headache Centre, Department of Woman and Child Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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May 2014

Pacemaker in complicated and refractory breath-holding spells: when to think about it?

Brain Dev 2015 Jan 12;37(1):2-12. Epub 2014 Mar 12.

Pediatric Neurology Unit, Division of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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January 2015

Long-term neurocognitive outcome and quality of life in pediatric acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.

Pediatr Neurol 2014 Apr 12;50(4):363-7. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

Child Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Paediatric University Hospital, Padua, Italy.

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April 2014

Delayed myelination is not a constant feature of Allan-Herndon-Dudley syndrome: report of a new case and review of the literature.

Brain Dev 2014 Sep 19;36(8):716-20. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

Child Neurology Unit, Department of Woman's and Child's Health, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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September 2014

14q12 duplication including FOXG1: is there a common age-dependent epileptic phenotype?

Brain Dev 2014 May 6;36(5):402-7. Epub 2013 Jul 6.

Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, University of Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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May 2014

The pharmacological treatment of migraine in children and adolescents: an overview.

Expert Rev Neurother 2012 Sep;12(9):1133-42

Juvenile Headache Centre, Department of Woman and Child Health, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, Padua 35128, Italy.

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September 2012

The CDKL5 disorder is an independent clinical entity associated with early-onset encephalopathy.

Eur J Hum Genet 2013 Mar 8;21(3):266-73. Epub 2012 Aug 8.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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March 2013

Chiari 2 without spinal dysraphism: does it blow a hole in the pathogenesis?

J Child Neurol 2012 Apr 28;27(4):536-9. Epub 2012 Feb 28.

Division of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Padua, Italy.

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April 2012

Varicella and stroke in children: good outcome without steroids.

Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 2011 Nov-Dec;17(6):E127-30. Epub 2010 Dec 15.

Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Italy.

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October 2012

Stroke After varicella-zoster infection: report of a case and review of the literature.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2010 Sep;29(9):864-7

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine-Pediatrics, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy.

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September 2010

Hydromyelia associated with spinal lipoma of the conus: case report.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2010 Sep;35(20):E1069-71

Division of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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September 2010

Early cortical cytotoxic edema in meningococcal meningitis.

Pediatr Neurol 2009 Aug;41(2):146-50

Neuroradiologic Unit, University Hospital, Padua, Italy.

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August 2009