Francesco Parmeggiani

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Affiliation: University of Ferrara
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of factor XIII Val34Leu polymorphism in patients affected by spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:481-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of diclofenac ophthalmic solution on the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of topical 0.5% timolol and 0.005% latanoprost in primary open-angle glaucoma patients
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Exp Eye Res 81:610-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Nimesulide oral administration increases the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of latanoprost in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, and Neuro ophthalmology and Ocular Immunology Service, Magenta and Abbiategrasso General Hospital, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:379-81. 2006
  4. pmc Clinical and Rehabilitative Management of Retinitis Pigmentosa: Up-to-Date
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Genomics 12:250-9. 2011
  5. pmc Good epidemiologic practice in retinitis pigmentosa: from phenotyping to biobanking
    Marzio Chizzolini
    Center for Retinitis Pigmentosa of Veneto Region, Camposampiero Hospital, ULSS 15 Alta Padovana, Camposampiero, Italy
    Curr Genomics 12:260-6. 2011
  6. pmc Mechanism of inflammation in age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:546786. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictive role of gene polymorphisms affecting thrombin-generation pathway in variable efficacy of photodynamic therapy for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Recent Pat DNA Gene Seq 3:114-22. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Impact of coagulation-balance gene predictors on efficacy of photodynamic therapy for choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Ophthalmology 117:517-23. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenetic aspects in therapeutic management of subfoveal choroidal neovascularisation: role of factor XIII-A 185 T-allele
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:138-48. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Genetic predictors of response to photodynamictherapy
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Mol Diagn Ther 15:195-210. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of factor XIII Val34Leu polymorphism in patients affected by spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:481-4. 2004
    ..To verify the prevalence of Val34Leu polymorphism in factor XIII A-chain gene (FXIII Val34Leu) in patients with spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage (SCH)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of diclofenac ophthalmic solution on the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of topical 0.5% timolol and 0.005% latanoprost in primary open-angle glaucoma patients
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Exp Eye Res 81:610-5. 2005
    ..Because non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are widely employed in medical practice, supplementary ophthalmologic checks should be scheduled during the co-administration of these compounds and prostaglandin analogues...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nimesulide oral administration increases the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of latanoprost in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, and Neuro ophthalmology and Ocular Immunology Service, Magenta and Abbiategrasso General Hospital, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:379-81. 2006
    ..To verify the short-term influence of an orally administered nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug on the intraocular pressure (IOP) of primary open-angle glaucoma patients in therapy with a topical prostaglandin analog...
  4. pmc Clinical and Rehabilitative Management of Retinitis Pigmentosa: Up-to-Date
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Genomics 12:250-9. 2011
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  5. pmc Good epidemiologic practice in retinitis pigmentosa: from phenotyping to biobanking
    Marzio Chizzolini
    Center for Retinitis Pigmentosa of Veneto Region, Camposampiero Hospital, ULSS 15 Alta Padovana, Camposampiero, Italy
    Curr Genomics 12:260-6. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Mechanism of inflammation in age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:546786. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictive role of gene polymorphisms affecting thrombin-generation pathway in variable efficacy of photodynamic therapy for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Recent Pat DNA Gene Seq 3:114-22. 2009
    ..This review summarizes some of the recent published patents on treatment of neovascular AMD, with a particular attention to PDT-V application in combined therapeutic modalities...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of coagulation-balance gene predictors on efficacy of photodynamic therapy for choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Ophthalmology 117:517-23. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenetic aspects in therapeutic management of subfoveal choroidal neovascularisation: role of factor XIII-A 185 T-allele
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:138-48. 2011
    ..optimize the eligibility criteria of PDT-V and, ii. customize the interventional strategy against CNV, for finally minimizing the socio-economic burden of neovascular macular degenerations...
  10. doi request reprint Genetic predictors of response to photodynamictherapy
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Mol Diagn Ther 15:195-210. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Total aniridia after nonperforating trauma of a pseudophakic eye: ultrasound biomicroscopic findings
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1795-7. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictive role of coagulation-balance gene polymorphisms in the efficacy of photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for classic choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, Center Study for Hemostasis and Thrombosis, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 17:1039-46. 2007
    ..As PDT-V benefit is determined by CNV photothrombosis, we have retrospectively studied several coagulation-balance gene polymorphisms as predictors of PDT-V efficacy...
  13. doi request reprint Coagulation gene predictors of photodynamic therapy for occult choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:3100-6. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint Predictive role of C677T MTHFR polymorphism in variable efficacy of photodynamic therapy for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Sezione di Clinica Oculistica, Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche della Comunicazione e del Comportamento, Universita degli Studi di Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Pharmacogenomics 10:81-95. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint Circadian changes of intraocular pressure and ocular perfusion pressure after timolol or latanoprost in Caucasians with normal-tension glaucoma
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:389-96. 2008
    ..To evaluate the circadian effects on intraocular pressure (IOP) and ocular perfusion pressure (OPP) of 0.5% timolol or 0.005% latanoprost in Caucasian patients affected by normal-tension glaucoma (NTG)...
  16. pmc Effect of 2% dorzolamide on retinal blood flow: a study on juvenile primary open-angle glaucoma patients already receiving 0.5% timolol
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:376-9. 2007
    ..To investigate whether dorzolamide modifies peripapillary retinal haemodynamics in juvenile primary open-angle glaucoma (JPOAG) patients treated with timolol...
  17. doi request reprint 12-month retrospective study and review of photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration
    Carlo Incorvaia
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Retina 28:289-97. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Intravitreal pegaptanib sodium (Macugen) for treatment of myopic choroidal neovascularization: a morphologic and functional study
    Michele Rinaldi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Retina 33:397-402. 2013
    ..To report the morphologic and functional outcomes resulting from the use of intravitreal pegaptanib (IVP) sodium (Macugen) in patients with myopic choroidal neovascularization...
  19. pmc Mechanism of inflammation in age-related macular degeneration: an up-to-date on genetic landmarks
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, Ophthalmology Unit, University of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44121 Ferrara, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2013:435607. 2013
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  20. ncbi request reprint Recurrent episodes of spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage in patients with factor XIII Val34Leu mutation
    Carlo Incorvaia
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:927-9. 2002
    ..To report on the occurrence of frequent episodes of spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage (SCH) in patients with the Leu 34 allele of the coagulation factor XIII (FXIII), known to be associated with high hemorrhagic risk...
  21. pmc Effect of Factor XIII-A G185T Polymorphism on Visual Prognosis after Photodynamic Therapy for Neovascular Macular Degeneration
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Eye Clinic, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, via Aldo Moro 8, 44124 Cona Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 16:19796-811. 2015
    ..Further investigations are warranted to outline the appropriate paradigm for guiding PDT-V utilization in the course of the combined therapeutic protocol for neovascular macular degeneration. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Clear cell renal cell carcinoma associated with bilateral atypical acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Oncology 66:502-9. 2004
    ..We report here the clinical association between humoral immunologic modifications during tumoral diseases (long-standing CIC increase) and chorioretinal changes resembling atypical APMPPE...
  23. ncbi request reprint Endogenous Aspergillus versicolor endophthalmitis in an immuno-competent HIV-positive patient
    Paolo Perri
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Mycopathologia 160:259-61. 2005
    ..An increase of visual acuity together with a reduction of vitreous inflammation occurred. This case of ours represents the first report describing an endogenous endophthalmitis induced by Aspergillus versicolor...
  24. pmc Inflammatory mediators and angiogenic factors in choroidal neovascularization: pathogenetic interactions and therapeutic implications
    Claudio Campa
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, 44121 Ferrara, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2010:. 2010
    ..As an extension of this concept, new therapeutic approaches geared to have an effect on both the vascular and the extravascular components of CNV are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency associated with bilateral keratoconus
    Carlo Incorvaia
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 135:557-9. 2003
    ..To report a clinical association between congenital adrenal hyperplasia and keratoconus...
  26. ncbi request reprint SSRIs and intraocular pressure modifications: evidence, therapeutic implications and possible mechanisms
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    CNS Drugs 18:475-84. 2004
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  27. ncbi request reprint Mesectodermal leiomyoma exclusively involving the posterior choroid
    Paolo Perri
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:451-4. 2002
    ..To report a mesectodermal leiomyoma of the posterior choroid...
  28. ncbi request reprint Assessing the cost-effectiveness of switching from a beta-blocker to latanoprost in the treatment of ocular hypertension
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:1775-88. 2003
    ..Changes in therapy must always be related to a failing control of the disease, as any therapeutic modification leading to an increase in the number of visits and additional examinations, consequently enhances the costs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of 0.005% latanoprost once daily on intraocular pressure in glaucomatous patients not adequately controlled by beta-blockers twice daily: a 3-year follow-up. Experience and incidence of side effects in a prospective study on 76 patients
    Ciro Costagliola
    Eye Clinic, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:379-86. 2002
    ..To assess the efficacy and side effects of 0.005% latanoprost once daily during 3 years of treatment in glaucomatous patients in whom intraocular pressure (IOP) was not adequately controlled by beta-blockers twice daily...
  30. doi request reprint Efficacy of probing for children with congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction: a retrospective study using fluorescein dye disappearance test and lacrimal sac echography
    Piero Steindler
    Unit of Ophthalmology, ULSS 15 Alta Padovana, Camposampiero Hospital, Camposampiero, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 247:837-46. 2009
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  31. ncbi request reprint Ocular perfusion pressure and visual field indice modifications induced by alpha-agonist compound (clonidine 0.125%, apraclonidine 1.0% and brimonidine 0.2%) topical administration. An acute study on primary open-angle glaucoma patients
    Ciro Costagliola
    Eye Clinic, Departimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche della Comunicazione e del Comportamento, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Ophthalmologica 217:39-44. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the acute effects of alpha-adrenoreceptor agonist eyedrop administration on visual field parameters and ocular perfusion pressure (OPP) in patients affected by primary open-angle glaucoma...
  32. pmc Identification of novel X-linked gain-of-function RPGR-ORF15 mutation in Italian family with retinitis pigmentosa and pathologic myopia
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, 44121, Italy
    Sci Rep 6:39179. 2016
    ..The geno-phenotypic attributes of this heterozygosity suggest that gain-of-function mechanism could give rise to PM via a degenerative cell-cell remodeling of the retinal structures...
  33. doi request reprint Inflammaging: should this term be suitable for age related macular degeneration too?
    Carla Enrica Gallenga
    Section Ophthalmology, Department of Medical Surgical Communication and Behaviour, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Inflamm Res 63:105-7. 2014
    ..Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness and visual impairment in patients older than 60 years in developed countries...
  34. doi request reprint Interaction between perfluorcarbon liquid and heavy silicone oil: risk factor for "sticky oil" formation
    Mario R Romano
    Department of Ophthalmology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Curr Eye Res 37:563-6. 2012
    ..To investigate in vitro the interaction between perfluorcarbon liquids (PFCLs) and heavy silicone oils (HSOs)...
  35. doi request reprint Topical and oral ketorolac administration increases the intraocular pressure-lowering effect of latanoprost
    Ciro Costagliola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Curr Eye Res 33:477-82. 2008
    ..005% latanoprost topical administration, both in patients affected by primary open-angle glaucoma and in healthy controls...
  36. ncbi request reprint Vision loss after PDT
    Francesco Parmeggiani
    Ophthalmology 113:157. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Reading performance in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: a study using the MNREAD charts
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3418-24. 2004
    ..To evaluate the relationship between reading performance and severity of disease in patients with retinitis pigmentosa (RP), assessed with routine clinical psychophysical visual tests...