Lorenzo Fuccio
Lorenzo Fuccio
Associate Professor
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Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences
S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital


In 1999, degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna (Italy); final mark 110/110 cum laude; dissertation on :”Microsatellite instability in adenomatous polyps in first-degree relatives of patients with colorectal cancer” (published in Cancer Research 2003; 63(4):787-792)

In 2004, post-graduate school of Gastroenterology at the University of Bologna (Italy). Final mark 70/70 cum laude; dissertation on: “APC treatment for GAVE-related bleeding in patients with haemorragic diathesis due to liver cirrhosis” (published in Digestion 79:  3.  143-150)

From 2008 to 2015, Assistant Professor in Gastroenterology at the University of Bologna (S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Gastroenterology).

Since 2015, Associate Professor in Gastroenterology at the University of Bologna (S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Gastroenterology).


In 1999, degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna (Italy), final mark 110/110 cum laude.
In 2004, post-graduate school of Gastroenterology at the University of Bologna (Italy). Final mark 70/70 cum laude.
Associate Professor in Gastroenterology at the University of Bologna.
More than 80 full-text articles have been published in the following Journals: Annals of internal medicine, Gastroenterology, British Medical Journal, Gut, American Journal of Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Endoscopy, Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, etc.

H-Index (2015)= 18 (ISI Web); 18 (Scopus); 22 (Google Scholar).

Research Interest

Upper digestive diseases, endoscopic procedures (ERCP, EUS and Colonoscopy), radiation-induced gastrointestinal diseases and colorectal cancer.

Professional Activities:

Winner of the 2015 World Endoscopy Organization (WEO) Research Award.
Reviewer of:
“British Medical Journal”
"Gastrointestinal Endoscopy"
"American Journal of Gastroenterology"
 "International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics"
“Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics”  
"Digestive and Liver Disease"
"Expert Opinion On Pharmacotherapy"
"Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy"
"Colorectal Disease"
"BMC Gastroenterology
 "Nutrition Journal"
“BMJ Clinical Cases”
 "Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology"
 "World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy"
"Medical Science Monitor"
"Internal Medicine Journal"
 "Digestive, Diseases and Sciences".

Member of the Editorial Board of the "World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy", “Gastroenterology Disorders & Therapy”,  “Italian Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIED)”.




  1. Fuccio L, Hassan C, Frazzoni L, Miglio R, Repici A. Clinical outcomes following stent placement in refractory benign esophageal stricture: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Endoscopy 2015; in press.
  2. Fuccio L, Scagliarini M, Frazzoni L, Battaglia G. Development of a prediction       model of adverse events after stent placement for esophageal cancer. Gastrointest
    Endosc. 2015
  3. Guido A, Fuccio L, Giaccherini L, Morganti AG.  Dyspnoea in a 72-year-old woman. BMJ Case Rep2015;
  4. Fuccio L, Attili F, Larghi A. Moving EUS forward-viewing: ready for prime time? Gastrointest Endosc 2015;82(2): 296-8.
  5. Fuccio L, Spada C, Frazzoni L, Paggi S, Vitale G, Laterza L, Mussetto A, Rojas F, Radaelli F, Hassan C, Petruzziello L,  Frazzoni M. Higher adenoma recurrence rate after left- versus right-sided colectomy for colon cancer. Gastrointest Endosc 2015;82(2):337-43
  6. Mussetto A, Frazzoni L, Paggi S, Dari S, Laterza L, Radaelli F, Hassan C, Triossi O, Fuccio L. Split dosing with a low-volume preparation is not inferior to split dosing with a high-volume preparation for bowel cleansing in patients with a history of colorectal resection: a randomized trial. Endoscopy 2015 Apr 24 [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Paggi S, Rondonotti E, Amato A, Fuccio L, Andrealli A, Spinzi G, Radaelli F. Narrow-band imaging in the prediction of surveillance intervals after polypectomy in community practice. Endoscopy 2015; 47(09):808-814.
  8. Murino A, Anderloni A, Hassan C, Fuccio L, Repici A. The role of salvage ERCP for the treatment of post-ERCP pancreatitis. Endoscopy 2015;47(5):468-9.
  9. Gizzi G, Foschini MP, Fabbri C, Fuccio L. A 52-year-old man with heartburn and weight loss. Gut 2015;64(8):1267
  10. Fuccio L, Frazzoni L, Guido A. Prevention of pelvic radiation disease. World J Gastrointest Pharmacol Ther 2015;6(1):1-9
  11. Ghersi S, Fuccio L, Bassi M, Fabbri C, Cennamo V. Current status of peroral cholangioscopy in biliary tract diseases. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2015; 7(5):510-7
  12. Gizzi G, Sabattini E, Fuccio L. Multiple whitish colonic sessile polyps in a patient with changes in bowel habit. BMJ Case Rep 2015;
  13. Fuccio L, Attili F, Larghi A. Forward-viewing linear echoendoscope: a new option in the endoscopic ultrasound armamentarium (with video). J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2015 Jan;22(1):27-34.
  14. Antonini F, Fuccio L, Fabbri C, Macarri G, Palazzo L. Management of serous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 jan;9(1):115-25.
  15. Cecinato P, Fuccio L, Azzaroli F, Lisotti A, Correale L, Hassan C, Buonfiglioli F, Cariani G, Mazzella G, Bazzoli F, Muratori R. Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for difficult common bile duct stones: a comparison between 2 different lithotripters in a large cohort of patients. Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Feb;81(2):402-9.
  16. Gizzi G, Santini D, Guido A, Fuccio L. Single colonic metastasis from breast cancer 11 years after mastectomy. BMJ Case Rep  2015;
  17. Gizzi G, Fabbri C, Fuccio L. A 28-year-old woman with hypertrophic right leg and haematochezia. Gut. 2015 [Epub ahead of print]
  18. Ricci R, Chiarello G, Attili F, Fuccio L, Alfieri S, Persiani R, Di Pietro S,  Martini M, Costamagna G, Larocca LM, Larghi A. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine  needle tissue acquisition biopsy samples do not allow a reliable proliferation assessment of gastrointestinal stromal tumours. Dig Liver Dis. 2015;47(4):291-5


  1. Lorenzo Fuccio, Gabriele Lami, Alessandra Guido, Carlo Fabbri . EUS-guided gold fiducial placement and migration rate Gastrointest Endosc  2014;80(3):533-4.
  2. Lorenzo Fuccio, Vincenzo Cennamo, Mario de Bellis. Risk factors for stent-related complications in patients with obstructive colorectal cancer: are we missing something? Gastrointestinal Endoscopy  2014; 80(4):742-3.
  3. Paolo Cecinato, Lorenzo Fuccio, Elena Sabattini, Liboria Laterza, Alessandra Caponi, Francesco Azzaroli, Giuseppe Mazzella (2013)  An unusual cause of weight loss in a young Caucasian man. Gut 2014;63(5)856, 859
  4. Bassi M, Luigiano C, Fabbri C, Ferrara F, Ghersi S, Alibrandi A, Fuccio L, Virgilio C, Patelli M, Zanello M, Cennamo V. Large diameter fully covered self-expanding metal stent placement for palliation of proximal malignant esophageal strictures. Dis Esophagus. 2014 in press
  5. Fuccio L, Cennamo V, de Bellis M. Comment to "Self-expandable metal stents for malignant colonic obstruction: Data from a retrospective regional SIED-AIGO study" by R. Di Mitri, F. Mocciaro, M. Train et al. [Digestive and Liver Disease 2014;46:279-82]. Dig Liver Dis. 2014;46(9):860-1
  6. Fuccio L, Guido A, Larghi A, Antonini F, Lami G, Fabbri C. The role of endoscopic ultrasound in the radiation treatment of pancreatic tumor. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014;8(7):793-802.
  7. Fuccio L, Correale L, Arezzo A, Repici A, Manes G, Trovato C, Mangiavillano B, Manno M, Cortelezzi CC, Dinelli M, Cennamo V, de Bellis M; on behalf of the KRASTENT Study Group. Influence of K-ras status and anti-tumour treatments on complications due to colorectal self-expandable metallic stents: A retrospective multicentre study. Dig Liver Dis. 2014;46(6):561-7
  8. Lorenzo Fuccio, Fabia Attili, Giovanni Vanella, Alberto Larghi. Interventional endoscopic ultrasonography. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2014 Jun;12(2):183-210.
  9. Alberto Larghi, Lorenzo Fuccio, Fabia Attili, Ester Diana Rossi, Matteo Napoleone, Domenico Galasso, Guido Fadda, Guido Costamagna (2014).  Performance of the forward-viewing linear echoendoscope for fine-needle aspiration of solid and cystic lesions throughout the gastrointestinal tract: a large single-center experience. Surgical endoscopy 2014; 28(6):1801-7
  10. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alberto Larghi (2014)  Endoscopic Ultrasound-guided Fine Needle Aspiration: How to Obtain a Core Biopsy? Endosc Ultrasound 2014;3(2):71-81
  11. Alberto Larghi, Lorenzo Fuccio, Gaia Chiarello, Fabia Attili, Giuseppe Vanella, Giovanni Battista Paliani, Matteo Napoleone, Guido Rindi, Luigi Maria Larocca, Guido Costamagna, Riccardo Ricci (2014)  Fine-needle tissue acquisition from subepithelial lesions using a forward-viewing linear echoendoscope. Endoscopy 46:  1.  39-45.
  12. Fabia Attili, Gabriele Capurso, Giuseppe Vanella, Lorenzo Fuccio, Gianfranco Delle Fave, Guido Costamagna, Alberto Larghi (2014)  Diagnostic and therapeutic role of endoscopy in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms. Dig Liver Dis 2014;46(1):9-17


  1. Liboria Laterza, Paolo Cecinato, Alessandra Guido, Alessandro Mussetto, Lorenzo Fuccio. Management of radiation-induced rectal bleeding. Current gastroenterology reports 2013; 15( 11):355-361.
  2. Alessandro Mussetto, Lorenzo Fuccio, Silvia Dari, Stefano Gasperoni, Franco Cantoni, Mario L Brancaccio, Omero Triossi, Tino Casetti .  MiroCam capsule for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding: a prospective, single centre experience. Dig Liver Dis  2013; 45(2): 124-128.
  3. Lorenzo Fuccio, Cesare Hassan, Liboria Laterza, Loredana Correale, Nico Pagano, Paolo Bocus, Carlo Fabbri, Antonella Maimone, Vincenzo Cennamo, Alessandro Repici, Guido Costamagna, Franco Bazzoli, Alberto Larghi.  The role of K-ras gene mutation analysis in EUS-guided FNA cytology specimens for the differential diagnosis of pancreatic solid masses: a meta-analysis of prospective studies. Gastrointestinal endoscopy 2013 78:  4.  596-608.
  4. Lorenzo Fuccio, Vincenzo Cennamo.  Avoidance of early needle knife sphincterotomy to achieve deep biliary cannulation is no longer justified. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology 2013; 11 (11): 1523.
  5. Alessandro Mussetto, Mauro Manno, Lorenzo Fuccio, Rita Conigliaro. Screening for Barrett's oesophagus with oesophageal capsule endoscopy in first-degree relatives of patients affected by Barrett's oesophagus: results of a pilot study. Arab journal of gastroenterology 2013; 14(2): 51-54.
  6. A Bartoletti-Stella, E Mariani, I Kurelac, A Maresca, M F Caratozzolo, L Iommarini, V Carelli, L H Eusebi, A Guido, G Cenacchi, L Fuccio, M Rugolo, A Tullo, A M Porcelli, G Gasparre. Gamma rays induce a p53-independent mitochondrial biogenesis that is counter-regulated by HIF1α. Cell death & disease 2013; 4(06).
  7. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandra Guido . Probiotics supplementation for the prevention of gastrointestinal radiation-induced side effects: the time is now. The American journal of gastroenterology 2013; 108:  2.  Feb.
  8. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandro Mussetto, Liboria Laterza, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Franco Bazzoli . Diagnosis and management of gastric antral vascular ectasia. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2013; 5(1): 6-13.


  1. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandra Guido, H Jervoise N Andreyev. Management of intestinal complications in patients with pelvic radiation disease. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology 2012; 10(12): 1326-1334.
  2. Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Lorenzo Fuccio, Franco Bazzoli. The role of obesity in gastroesophageal reflux disease and Barrett's esophagus. Digestive diseases 2012; 30(2): 154-157 06.
  3. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandra Guido. Topical rectal beclomethasone dipropionate treatment for the prevention of radiation-induced bleeding. Gut 2012; 61(9):1369  Sep.
  4. Vincenzo Cennamo, Carmelo Luigiano, Gianpiero Manes, Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Luca Ansaloni, Carlo Fabbri, Liza Ceroni, Fausto Catena, Antonio Daniele Pinna, Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandro Mussetto, Tino Casetti, Federico Coccolini, Nicola D'Imperio, Franco Bazzoli. Colorectal stenting as a bridge to surgery reduces morbidity and mortality in left-sided malignant obstruction: a predictive risk score-based comparative study. Digestive and liver disease 2012; 44(6):508-514.
  5. Cesare Hassan, Lorenzo Fuccio, Mario Bruno, Nico Pagano, Cristiano Spada, Silvia Carrara, Chiara Giordanino, Emanuele Rondonotti, Gabriele Curcio, Pietro Dulbecco, Carlo Fabbri, Domenico Della Casa, Stefania Maiero, Adriana Simone, Federico Iacopini, Giuseppe Feliciangeli, Gianpiero Manes, Antonio Rinaldi, Angelo Zullo, Francesca Rogai, Alessandro Repici. A predictive model identifies patients most likely to have inadequate bowel preparation for colonoscopy. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology 2012; 10(5): 501-506.


  1. Gianpiero Manes, Mario de Bellis, Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandro Repici, Enzo Masci, Sandro Ardizzone, Benedetto Mangiavillano, Alessandra Carlino, Giovanni Battista Rossi, Pietro Occhipinti, Vincenzo Cennamo (2011)  Endoscopic palliation in patients with incurable malignant colorectal obstruction by means of self-expanding metal stent: analysis of results and predictors of outcomes in a large multicenter series. Archives of surgery 146:  10.  1157-1162 Oct.
  2. C Fabbri, C Luigiano, L Fuccio, A M Polifemo, F Ferrara, S Ghersi, M Bassi, P Billi, A Maimone, V Cennamo, M Masetti, E Jovine, N D'Imperio (2011)  EUS-guided biliary drainage with placement of a new partially covered biliary stent for palliation of malignant biliary obstruction: a case series. Endoscopy 43:  5.  438-441 May.
  3. V Cennamo, L Fuccio, E Giampalma, E Terzi, L H Eusebi, C Mosconi, F Piscaglia (2011)  Choledochoscope-assisted percutaneous fibrin glue sealing of bile leak complicating transarterial chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation. Endoscopy 43 Suppl 2 UCTN:  E238-E239 08.
  4. L Fuccio, A Guido, L Laterza, L H Eusebi, L Busutti, F Bunkheila, E Barbieri, F Bazzoli (2011)  Randomised clinical trial: preventive treatment with topical rectal beclomethasone dipropionate reduces post-radiation risk of bleeding in patients irradiated for prostate cancer. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:  6.  628-637 Sep.
  5. Anna Tuci, Francesca Tonon, Lucia Castellani, Alessandro Sartini, Giulia Roda, Margherita Marocchi, Alessandra Caponi, Alessandra Munarini, Giancarlo Rosati, Giampaolo Ugolini, Lorenzo Fuccio, Michele Scagliarini, Franco Bazzoli, Andrea Belluzzi (2011)  Fecal detection of Mycobacterium avium paratuberculosis using the IS900 DNA sequence in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis patients and healthy subjects. Digestive diseases and sciences 56:  10.  2957-2962 Oct.


  1. Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Graham Richard Law, Lorenzo Fuccio, Paolo Pozzato, David Forman, Franco Bazzoli (2010)  Dyspeptic symptoms and endoscopic findings in the community: the Loiano-Monghidoro study. Am J Gastroenterol 105:  3.  565-571 Mar.
  2. Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Graham Richard Law, Lorenzo Fuccio, Vincenzo Cennamo,Mark S Gilthorpe, David Forman, Franco Bazzoli (2010)  Epidemiology of functional dyspepsia and subgroups in the Italian general population: an endoscopic study. Gastroenterology 138:  4.  1302-1311.
  3. L Fuccio, V Cennamo (2010)  Wire-guided biliary cannulation should be considered to be standard practice. Endoscopy 42:  3..
  4. V Cennamo, L Fuccio, R M Zagari, L H Eusebi, L Ceroni, L Laterza, C Fabbri, F Bazzoli (2010)  Can early precut implementation reduce endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography-related complication risk? Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Endoscopy 42:  5.  381-388 May.
  5. Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandro Repici, Vincenzo Cennamo (2010)  Concerns on the very high complication rates reported after self-expanding metal stent (SEMS) placement for colorectal cancer in a Catalan retrospective study. Am J Gastroenterol 105:  7.  1670; author reply 1670-1670; author reply 1671 Jul.
  6. Lorenzo Fuccio, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Franco Bazzoli (2010)  Can sequential therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication overcome clarithromycin resistance?: Data still do not support conclusions. Am J Gastroenterol 105:  7.  1674-5; author reply 1675 Jul.
  7. Lorenzo Fuccio, Vincenzo Cennamo (2010)  Bevacizumab-based therapy and complication risk after colonic stent placement: is it time for a warning? Gastrointest Endosc 72:  6.  1330; author reply 1330-1330; author reply 1332 Dec.
  8. Luca Ansaloni, Roland E Andersson, Franco Bazzoli, Fausto Catena, Vincenzo Cennamo, Salomone Di Saverio, Lorenzo Fuccio, Hans Jeekel, Ari Leppaniemi, Ernest Moore, Antonio D Pinna, Michele Pisano, Alessandro Repici, Paul H Sugarbaker, Jean-Jacques Tuech (2010)  Guidelines in the Management of Obstructing Cancer of the Left Colon: Consensus Conference of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) and Peritoneum and Surgery (PnS) Society. World J Emerg Surg 5:  1.  Dec.
  9. L Fuccio, L H Eusebi, F Bazzoli (2010)  Gastric cancer, helicobacter pylori infection and other risk factors. World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology 2:  9.  1-6.
  10. L Fuccio, R M Zagari, M Serrani, L H Eusebi, D Grilli, V Cennamo, L Laterza, S Asioli, L Ceroni, F Bazzoli (2009)  Endoscopic argon plasma coagulation for the treatment of gastric antral vascular ectasia-related bleeding in patients with liver cirrhosis. Digestion 79:  3.  143-150.
  11. Alessandra Guido, Lorenzo Fuccio, Barbara Rombi, Paolo Castellucci, Agnese Cecconi, Feisal Bunkheila, Chiara Fuccio, Emiliano Spezi, Anna Lisa Angelini, Enza Barbieri (2009)  Combined 18F-FDG-PET/CT imaging in radiotherapy target delineation for head-and-neck cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:  3.  759-763 Mar.
  12. Vincenzo Cennamo, Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandro Repici, Carlo Fabbri, Diego Grilli, Massimo Conio, Nicola D'Imperio, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Timing of precut procedure does not influence success rate and complications of ERCP procedure: a prospective randomized comparative study. Gastrointest Endosc 69:  3 Pt 1.  473-479 Mar.
  13. Vincenzo Cennamo, Lorenzo Fuccio, Liboria Laterza, Liza Ceroni, Leonardo H Eusebi, Carlo Fabbri, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Side-viewing endoscope for colonic self-expandable metal stenting in patients with malignant colonic obstruction. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:  5.  585-586 May.
  14.   Lorenzo Fuccio, Alessandra Guido, Leonardo H Eusebi, Liboria Laterza, Diego Grilli, Vincenzo Cennamo, Liza Ceroni, Enza Barbieri, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Effects of probiotics for the prevention and treatment of radiation-induced diarrhea. J Clin Gastroenterol 43:  6.  506-513 Jul.
  15.   Vincenzo Cennamo, Lorenzo Fuccio, Rocco M Zagari, Leonardo H Eusebi, Liza Ceroni, Liboria Laterza, Carlo Fabbri, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Can a wire-guided cannulation technique increase bile duct cannulation rate and prevent post-ERCP pancreatitis?: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Am J Gastroenterol 104:  9.  2343-2350 Sep.
  16. Lorenzo Fuccio, Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Liboria Laterza, Vincenzo Cennamo, Liza Ceroni, Diego Grilli, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Meta-analysis: can Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment reduce the risk for gastric cancer? Ann Intern Med 151:  2.  121-128 Jul.
  17. Vincenzo Cennamo, Lorenzo Fuccio, Vita Mutri, Maria Eugenia Minardi, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Liza Ceroni, Liboria Laterza, Luca Ansaloni, Antonio Daniele Pinna, Nunzio Salfi, Andrea Angelo Martoni, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Does stent placement for advanced colon cancer increase the risk of perforation during bevacizumab-based therapy? Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:  11.  1174-1176 Nov.
  18. Carlo Fabbri, Anna Maria Polifemo, Carmelo Luigiano, Vincenzo Cennamo, Lorenzo Fuccio, Paola Billi, Antonella Maimone, Stefania Ghersi, Sandro Macchia, Constance Mwangemi, Pierluigi Consolo, Agata Zirilli, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Nicola D'Imperio (2009)  Single session versus separate session endoscopic ultrasonography plus endoscopic retrograde cholangiography in patients with low to moderate risk for choledocholithiasis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:  6.  1107-1112 Jun.
  19.   Lorenzo Fuccio, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Was it really an "ugly" meta-analysis? Am J Gastroenterol 104:  11.  2853; author reply 2853-2853; author reply 2854 Nov.
  20.   Lorenzo Fuccio, Leonardo Henry Eusebi, Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Franco Bazzoli (2009)  Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment reduces but does not abolish the risk of gastric cancer. Am J Gastroenterol 104:  12.  3100; author reply 3101-3100; author reply 3102 Dec.
  21.   V Cennamo, L Fuccio, L H Eusebi, F Bazzoli (2009)  Response to Shao et Al. Am J Gastroenterol. 104:  12.  3110-1.
  22.   A Guido, L Fuccio, P Castellucci, L H Eusebi, E Barbieri (2009)  In response to Dr Schinagl et al. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 74:  5.  1629.
  23. 2008
  24.   Alessandro Repici, Giuseppe De Caro, Carmelo Luigiano, Carlo Fabbri, Nico Pagano, Paoletta Preatoni, Silvio Danese, Lorenzo Fuccio, Pierluigi Consolo, Alberto Malesci, Nicola D'Imperio, Vincenzo Cennamo (2008)  WallFlex colonic stent placement for management of malignant colonic obstruction: a prospective study at two centers. Gastrointest Endosc 67:  1.  77-84 Jan.
  25. R M Zagari, L Fuccio, M - A Wallander, S Johansson, R Fiocca, S Casanova, B Y Farahmand, C C Winchester, E Roda, F Bazzoli (2008)  Gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms, oesophagitis and Barrett's oesophagus in the general population: the Loiano-Monghidoro study. Gut 57:  10.  1354-1359 Oct.
  26. Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Lorenzo Fuccio, Franco Bazzoli (2008)  Investigating dyspepsia. BMJ 337:  09.
  27. L Fuccio, L Laterza, R M Zagari, V Cennamo, D Grilli, Franco Bazzoli (2008)  Treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection. BMJ 337:  09.
  28.   Lorenzo Fuccio, Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Franco Bazzoli (2008)  What is the best salvage therapy for patients with Helicobacter pylori infection? Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:  11.  608-609 Nov.
  29. L Fuccio, R M Zagari, F Bazzoli (2008)  Could Increasing the Duration of Triple Therapy Be a Clinically Useful Strategy? Ann Intern Med 148:  8.  624-625.


  1. L Fuccio, R M Zagari, M E Minardi, F Bazzoli (2007)  Systematic review: Helicobacter pylori eradication for the prevention of gastric cancer. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:  2.  133-141 Jan.
  2. Lorenzo Fuccio, Maria Eugenia Minardi, Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Diego Grilli, Nicola Magrini, Franco Bazzoli (2007)  Meta-analysis: duration of first-line proton-pump inhibitor based triple therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication. Ann Intern Med 147:  8.  553-562 Oct.
  3. Rocco Maurizio Zagari, Paolo Pozzato, Cristina Martuzzi, Lorenzo Fuccio, Giuseppe Martinelli, Enrico Roda, Franco Bazzoli (2005)  13C-urea breath test to assess Helicobacter pylori bacterial load. Helicobacter 10:  6.  615-619 Dec.
  4. Luigi Ricciardiello, Ajay Goel, Vilma Mantovani, Tania Fiorini, Stefania Fossi, Dong K Chang, Veronica Lunedei, Paolo Pozzato, Rocco M Zagari, Luca De Luca, Lorenzo Fuccio, Giuseppe N Martinelli, Enrico Roda, C Richard Boland, Franco Bazzoli (2003)  Frequent loss of hMLH1 by promoter hypermethylation leads to microsatellite instability in adenomatous polyps of patients with a single first-degree member affected by colon cancer. Cancer Res 63:  4.  787-792 Feb.


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