Gastrointestinal basidiobolomycosis in a patient suffering from duodenal ulcer with perforation: First case report from Italy.
We report here the first case of GIB diagnosed in Italy in a patient suffering from a duodenal ulcer with perforation. The patient was successfully treated with itraconazole. The absence of non-specific signs and symptoms of GIB may delay a definitive diagnosis and treatment. A microbiological investigation should always be requested in order to reach a rapid and definitive diagnosis and to rule out other intestinal diseases. PMID: 30994179 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 6 July 2020Source: Preventive Veterinary MedicineAuthor(s): Stefano Colorio, Anna Toffan, Eva Lewisch, Manuela Dalla Pozza, Ernst Stifter, Andreas Pircher, Andreas Meraner, Astrid Bettini, Alexander Tavella
Conclusions: Knowledge about OSCC among the Italian population is limited, and it might be advisable to implement nudging and sensitive customized campaigns in order to promote awareness and therefore improve the prognosis of this disease.
Conclusions: SSA could be a valid therapeutic option in patients with MCC with high SR expression. When combined with PD-1/PD-L1 immune-checkpoint inhibition, SSA is likely to enhance antiproliferative activity. Our case report provides the rationale to conduct a prospective trial and translational research to verify the efficacy and safety of combined SSA and checkpoint inhibitors for advanced MCC.
This study aimed to investigate the relationship between family characteristics and the risk of suicide among adolescents in Italy using nationwide ...
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Publication date: Available online 4 July 2020Source: Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersAuthor(s): Francesco Crescenzo, Damiano Marastoni, Chiara Bovo, Massimiliano Calabrese
New therapeutics are urgently needed for infectious diseases, especially for the fungal infection like Fonsecaea monophora. Photodynamic therapy has been showing antimicrobial activity on some pathogens. The comb...
ConclusionsOur findings support the efficacy of target re-sequencing in the identification of the genetic causes of childhood epilepsy and suggest that this technique might prove successful in the early detection of CLN2 as well as other neurodevelopmental conditions.