Alessandro Fancellu, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of General Surgery

Dept. of Clinical and Experimental Medicine

Chirurgia Generale 2 –Clinica, Chirurgica

University of Sassari (Italy)


Biography

EDUCATION
• Date (from– to) From 1983 tol 1988
• Name and type of organization providing education and training High School “D.A . Azuni”, Sassari (Italy) Principal subjects classical literature
• Title of qualification awarded High school Diploma , bachelor's degree
• Date (from– to) From 1988 to 1994 Alessandro Fancellu, MD PhD Curriculum vitae Pag 3/24
• Name and type of organization providing education and training University of Sassari, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery Principal subjects Medicine and Surgery
• Title of qualification awarded Degree in Medicine and Surgery (date of graduation 25th July 1994)
Title of thesis: " The familiarity in colorectal cancer "
Rating: 110/110, summa cum laude
Course duration: 6 years
Registered at medical profession
• Date (from– to) From 1995 to 1999
• Name and type of organization providing education and training
University of Sassari - Graduate School of General Surgery – Sassari (Italy)
Principal subjects General Surgery, Clinical activity, ward activity, outpatient, day hospital, research and
clinical research in surgical oncology; collaboration in educational activities.
• Title of qualification awarded Specialization in General Surgery (graduation date November 1999)
Title of thesis: " Sentinel node in breast cancer: new perspectives for a more
conservative surgery”.
Rating: 50 / 50 , summa cum laude
Course duration 5 years
• Date (from– to) From 2000 to 2002
• Name and type of organization providing education and training
University of Sassari - Department of General Surgery – University of Sassari (Italy) Principal subjects Research ,genomics and proteomics: extraction and assay of nucleic acids and proteins, RAPD. RT-PCR, immunoprecipitation, isoelectric focusing on breast cancer.
Tutorial activity and teaching Molecular Oncology , addressed to Nursing Sciences and School of mecdicine students
• Title of qualification awarded PhD in Molecular Epidemiology of Cancer (graduation date 25/2/2002)
Title of the thesis: Genomic Instability in human breast cancer.
Rating: Excellent
Course duration 3 years

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

AWARDS
Date 2004
• Name and type of organization providing LICENCE or CERTIFICATE: Italian Society of Surgeons
Title of qualification awarded Principal subjects: Ettore Ruggieri Award

Date 2004
• Name and type of organization providing LICENCE or CERTIFICATE: Italian Society of Surgeons
Title of qualification awarded: Selected Paper Award at the National Congress, Rome

Publications

1. Scanu AM, Chironi G, Niolu P, Porcu A, Fancellu A, Dettori G: Aneurysms of the renal artery. 97th Meeting Italian Association of Surgery, Trieste (Italy), October
8-11, 1995. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
2. Ena MAF, Porcu A, Dessanti A, Niolu P, Chironi G, Ginesu G, Fancellu A, Dettori G: Bogdalek’s hernia in adults. Meeting of Sardinian Surgeons at Binagli Hospital. Cagliari (Italy), December 15-16, 1995. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
3. Scanu AM, Porcu A, Marogna P, Ginesu G, Fancellu A, Dettori G: Subclavian artery aneurysm in Ehlers-Danlos sindrome: case report. 98th Meeting Italian Association of Surgery. Rome (Italy), October 13-18, 1996. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
4. Cottu P, Meloni G, Fancellu A, Ermini RL, Mandaresu L, Dettori G: Stereotaxic excisional biopsy for non-palpable breast lesions: our experience. 99th Meeting
Italian Association of Surgery, Padua (Italy), October 19-22, 1997. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
5. Cottu P, Fancellu A, Porcu A, Scanu AM, Meloni GB, Giuliani G, Mandaresu L, Dettori G: Management of carcinoma in situ of the breast: analysis of 94
consecutive cases. Meeting “Revivals and news in Senology”, Rome (Italy), December 11-12, 1997. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
6. Dettori G, Scanu AM, Niolu P, Porcu A, Iannuccelli M, Fancellu A: Unusual hernias. In Archives 99th Meeting Italian Association of Surgery, 1997: 1:39-60.
MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
7. Fancellu A, Chironi G, Ermini RL, Mura G, Feo CF, Manca N, Mura F: Surgical management of infra-renal aortic occlusion. 100th Meeting Italian Association of
Surgery, Rome (Italy), October 11-16, 1998. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
8. Fancellu A, Lamberti MA, Carta A, Mandaresu L, Lorettu A, Marrosu A, Massarelli O, Dettori G: Radio-guided sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer: our experience. 101st Meeting Italian Association of Surgery, Catania (Italy), October 10-13, 1999. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
9. Dettori G, Madeddu G, Cottu P, Spanu A, Porcu A, Cossu-Rocca P, Fancellu A, Chessa F, Marras V, Scanu AM: The role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in axillary staging. Archives 101st Meeting Italian Association of Surgery 1999; 3:176- 197. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
10. Ginesu GC, Scanu AM, Chironi G, Fancellu A, Manca N, Dettori G: Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: on a rare recurrent case. 13th National Meeting Italian
Association of Surgical Pathophysiology, Alghero (Italy), September 16-18, 1999. Hepatogastroenterology 1999; 46 (Suppl III) p 20. JOURNAL ARTICLE
11. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Madeddu G, Porcu A, Spanu A, Scanu AM, Chessa F, Lorettu A, Solinas P, Dettori G: Lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel node biopsy in
breast cancer. 13th Meeting Italian Association of Endocrine Surgery, Cagliari (Italy), September 2000. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
12. Fancellu A, Meloni GB, Cottu P, Becchere MP, Giuliani G, Soro D, Lorettu A, Dettori G: Non-palpable breast lesions: the role of ultrasound-guided core biopsy
using the vacuum-assisted Mammotome. 2nd European Breast Cancer Conference, Bruxelles (Belgium), September 2000. Eur J Cancer 2000, 36 (Suppl 5): p 132. JOURNAL ARTICLE
13. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Scanu AM, Giuliani G, Porcu A: Unusual case of benign neoplasm of the breast mimicking a carcinoma: granular cell tumor. Case report.
Ann Ital Chir. 2000; 71:375-8. JOURNAL ARTICLE
14. Porcu A., Niolu P, Scanu AM, Dessanti A, Fancellu A, Feo CF, Dettori G: Treatment of pulmonary hydatidosis by video-thoracoscopic and video-assisted
thoracic surgery. 13th National Meeting Italian Association of Young Surgeons, Mandonna di Campiglio (Italy), February 24-28, 2000. Hepatogastroenterology
2000, 47 (Suppl I) p 60. JOURNAL ARTICLE
15. Fancellu A, Michelassi F: The role of the side-to-side isoperistaltic strictureplasty in patients with extensive Crohn’s disease: indications and results and results. 20th Meeting Italian Association of Digestive Diseases. Alghero (Italy), 30 May-2 June 2001. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
16. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Scanu AM, Carta A, Lorettu A, Farris A: Surgical treatment of breast carcinoma after primary chemotherapy. 103rd Meeting of Italian
Association of Surgery. Bologna (Italy), October 28-31, 2001. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
17. Marogna P, Niolu P, Iannuccelli M, Fancellu A, Coppola M, Lorettu A, Dettori G: Non functioning endocrine tumors of the digestive system: our experience. 102nd
Meeting Italian Association of Surgery, Rome (Italy), October 27-31, 2000. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
18. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Madeddu G, Porcu A, Spanu A, Scanu AM, Chessa F, Lorettu A, Solinas P, Dettori G: Lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer. In: Tarquini A, Malloci A, Nicolosi A, Calò PG “Endocrine surgery in the third millennium” Napoli: G. de Nicola, 2000, pp 341-349. BOOK CHAPTER
19. Porcu A, Dessanti A, Feo CF, Ballore L, Scanu AM, Fancellu A, Padua G, Gherli T. Three cases of cardiac hydatidosis: diagnosis, surgical treatment, and complications. Int Surg. 2001;86:127-31. JOURNAL ARTICLE
20. Ginesu G, Niolu P, Marogna P, Feo C, Fancellu A, Mura F, Dettori G: Videolaparoscopic treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases. 14° Meeting Italian Italian
Association of Young Surgeons, Ischia (Italy), May 10-12, 2001. Ann Ital Chir 2001, 72 (Suppl I): p 122. JOURNAL ARTICLE
21. Lorettu A, Dessanti A, Carta AG, Giuliani G, Fancellu A, Dettori G: The tumors of appendix: our experience). 20° Meeting Italian Association of Digestive
Diseases. Alghero (Italy), May 30-June 2 2001. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
22. Mura F, Porcu A, Scanu AM, Marogna P, Fancellu A, Dettori G: Videolaparoscopic treatment of hydatid cysts of the liver. II Regional Meeting Italian
Association of Young Surgeons. Cagliari (Italy), October 12-13, 2001. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
23. Marrosu AG, Niolu P, Chironi G, Fancellu A, Mura F, Carta G, Dettori G: Indications and limits of laparoscopy in treatment of diseases of the abdominal
organs). 103rd Meeting of Italian Association of Surgery. Bologna (Italy), October 28-31, 2001. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
24. Asara G, Frau M, Fancellu A, Feo CF, Farris A, Dettori G, Pascale RM: Genomic instability in breast cancer. 104th Meeting of Italian Association of Surgery. Roma (Italy), October 13-16, 2002. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
25. The strictureplasties in Crohn’s disease. Meeting “Updates on Inlammatory bowel diseases”. Nuoro (Italy), September 19-21, 2002. INVITED LECTURE
26. Fancellu A, Madeddu G, Cottu P, Porcu A, Castiglia P, Spanu A, Feo CF, Solinas G, Chessa F, Dettori G: Accuracy of sentinel node biopsy in predicting nodal status in patients with breast carcinoma. 3rd European Breast Cancer Conference, Barcelona (Spain), March 2002. Eur J Cancer 2002, 38 (Suppl 3): p65. JOURNAL ARTICLE
27. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Porcu A, Castiglia P, Lorettu A, Mura I, Giuliani G, Contini AM, Dettori G: Axillary lymph node dissection in T1a and T1b breast cancer. 3rd
European Breast Cancer Conference, Barcelona (Spain), March 2002. Eur J Cancer 2002, 38 (Suppl 3): p 65. JOURNAL ARTICLE
28. Fancellu A, Porcu A, Lamberti MA, Marogna P, Ermini RL, Giuliani G, Contini AM: Surgical treatment of GISTs. Rome (Italy), 5-6 December 2002. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
29. Profili S, Meloni GB, Feo CF, Pettinato A, Fancellu A, Canalis GC: Combined tracheobronchial and esophageal stenting for the palliation of advanced esophageal
cancer). European Meeting of Radiology. Vienna 7-11 March 2003. Eur J Radiology 2003, 13 (Suppl.1), p 480. JOURNAL ARTICLE
30. Porcu A, Fancellu A, Cottu P, Spanu A, Scanu A, Chessa F: Primary breast cancer: role of the sentinel lymph node biopsy in predicting axillary lymph node
status. The 7th International Conference of Oncology. Ein Soukna (Egypt), April 15-17, 2003. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
31. Ruggiu GV, Scanu AM, Feo CF, Fancellu A, Niolu P, Dettori G: Videolaparoscopic treatment of GISTs: our experience. Meeting Italian Italian Association of Young Surgeons, Siena (Italy), May 6-8, 2004. Minerva Chir 2004, 59 (Suppl 1). JOURNAL ARTICLE
32. Sanna V, Fancellu A, Sanna G, Sarobba MG, Cossu-Rocca P, Mura A, Pili F, Pintus E, Farris A: Breast cancer in young patients. Treatment, prognostic factors and survival). 5th Sardinian Meeting Italian Association of Medical Oncology. Alghero, 22-23October, 2004. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
33. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Feo CF, Scanu AM, Giuliani G: Invasive breast cancer in women aged 35 and under: surgical treatment. 4th European Breast Cancer Conference, Hamburg (Germany) March 16-20 2004. Eur J Cancer 2004, (Suppl 3): p 163. JOURNAL ARTICLE
34. Fancellu A, Porcu A, Migaleddu V, Scanu AM, Feo CF, Ginesu GC: Liver hydatidosis: conventional treatment and new trends. 106° Meeting Italian Association of Surgery. Rome (Italy) October 17-20, 2004. (awards for best oral presentation on the topic “Liver hydatidosis”) MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
35. Feo CF, Marrosu A, Scanu AM, Ginesu GC, Fancellu A, Migaleddu V, Porcu A. Spontaneous regression of hepatocellular carcinoma: report of a case. Eur J
Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004;16:933-6. JOURNAL ARTICLE
36. Feo CF, Scanu AM, Fancellu A, Costantino S. Visceral aneurysm and vascular anomaly involving the splenic artery. Dig Dis Sci. 2004;49:1378-80. JOURNAL
ARTICLE
37. Fancellu A, Giuliani G, Feo CE, Scanu AM, Porcu A. Primary aortoenteric fistula. Report of a case. Ann Ital Chir. 2004;75:373-7. JOURNAL ARTICLE
38. Sanna V, Lorettu L, Fancellu A, Sarobba MG, Sanna G, Putzu C, Cossu Rocca M, Pinna MA, Farris A: Psycological di stress in breast cancer patients: pilot study).
6th Sardinian Meeting of the Italian Association of Medical Oncology. Cagliari (Italy), October 22-23, 2005. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
39. Fancellu A, Porcu A, Feo CF, Cottu P, Luridiana G, Dettori G: Surgical and ablative treatment of hepatocarcinoma. 107th Meeting Italian Society of Surgery.
Cagliari (Italy), October 2005. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
40. Carta G, Cottu P, Porcu A, Giuliani G, Fancellu A, Dettori G: Complications of axillary lymphadenectomy in breast surgery in the era of sentinel node biopsy.
106th Meeting Italian Association of Surgery, Cagliari (Italy), October 2005. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
41. Primary aorto-enteric fistulas. Meeting “Surgery in emergencies. Planning, Management, Support”. La Maddalena (Italy), October 6,7 2007. INVITED
LECTURE
42. Fancellu A, Niolu P, Scanu AM, Feo CF, Ginesu GC, Barmina ML. A rare variant of gallstone ileus: Bouveret's syndrome. J Gastrointest Surg. 2010;14:753-5.
JOURNAL ARTICLE
43. Fancellu A, Rosman A, Sanna V, Nigri G, Zorcolo L, Pisano M, Melis M: Metaanalysis of trials comparing minimally invasive and open liver resections for
hepatocellular carcinoma. 33rd Meeting Italia Society of Surgical Oncology, Milano June 10-12, 2010. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
44. Feo CF, Porcu A, Scanu AM, Ginesu GC, Fancellu A, Lorettu A, Dettori G. Primary appendiceal tumors: report on 10 cases. Int Surg. 2009;94:224-7.
JOURNAL ARTICLE
45. Sanna V, Fancellu A, Marredda S, Contu M, Sotgiu MI, Masala A, Alicicco MG, Cuccu AS, Contu A: Emotional distress in cancer patients. 12th Meeting Italian
Association of Medical Oncology, November 6-8, 2010. Roma (Italy). Tumori 2010;10(1):p. S52. JOURNAL ARTICLE
46. Sanna V, Fancellu A, Sotgiu MI , Contu M, Alicicco MG, Cuccu AS, Contu A: Psycological distress in breast cancer patients: depression, anxiety and post
traumatic stress disorder in different phases of the disease . 7th European Breast Cancer Conference, Barcelona (Spain), March 2010. Eur J Cancer 2010, 8 (Suppl
3): p 83. JOURNAL ARTICLE
47. Nigri GR, Rosman AS, Petrucciani N, Fancellu A, Pisano M, Zorcolo, Ramacciato G, Melis M. Meta-analysis of trials comparing transperitoneal and retroperitoneal minimally-invasive adreanalectomy. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Washington, DC (USA), October 2010. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
48. Standards in breast surgery. Oncological meeting “Focus on breast cancer”. Cagliari (Italy), February 18-19, 2011. INVITED LECTURE
49. The solitude of oncological patients. Meeting “Week of the voluntary service”. November 15, 2011. Sassari (Italy). INVITED LECTURE
50. Nigri GR, Rosman AS, Petrucciani N, Fancellu A, Pisano M, Zorcolo L, Ramacciato G, Melis M. Metaanalysis of trials comparing minimally invasive and
open distal pancreatectomies. Surg Endosc. 2011;25:1642-51. JOURNAL ARTICLE
51. Zorcolo L, Rosman AS, Restivo A, Pisano M, Nigri GR, Fancellu A, Melis M. Complete Pathologic Response after Combined-Modality Treatment for Rectal
Cancer and Long-Term Survivals: a Meta-Analysis. ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium. San Francisco (USA). January 2011. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
52. Sanna V, Fancellu A, Baldino G, Cuccu A, Contu M, Masala A, Alicicco MG, Barbato AM, Contu A: Role of Local Associations in encouraging Breast and
Colorectal cancer screening: The “Door to door” model . 13th Meeting Italian Association of Medical Oncology. November 5-7, 2011. Bologna (Italy), Tumori 11,
p. S165. JOURNAL ARTICLE
53. Pisano M, Rosman AS, Marcon F, Nigri G, Fancellu A, Zorcolo L, Melis M. A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Randomized Trials Comparing Minimally-Invasive and
Open Distal Gastrectomy for Cancer. Academic Surgical Congress - Association for Academic Surgery. Huntington Beach (USA), February 2011. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
54. Zorcolo L, Rosman AS, Pisano M, Marcon F, Restivo A, Nigri GR, Fancellu A, Melis M. A meta-analysis of prospective randomized trials comparing minimally
invasive and open distal gastrectomy for cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2011;104:544-51. JOURNAL ARTICLE
55. Fancellu A, Rosman AS, Sanna V, Nigri GR, Zorcolo L, Pisano M, Melis M. Meta-analysis of trials comparing minimally-invasive and open liver resections for
hepatocellular carcinoma. J Surg Res. 2011;171:e33-45. JOURNAL ARTICLE
56. Zorcolo L, Rosman AS, Restivo A, Pisano M, Nigri GR, Fancellu A, Melis M. Complete Pathologic Response after Combined-Modality Treatment for Rectal
Cancer and Long-Term Survivals: A Meta-Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2012;19:2822- 32. JOURNAL ARTICLE
57. Fancellu A, Mulas S, Cottu P, Cherchi A, Ermini RL, Giuliani G, Sanna V, Alicicco MG, Sarobba G, Soro D: Occult breast cancer presenting as axillary lymph
node metastases: a single institutional experience with a challenging diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma. Submitted to the 35th Meeting Italia Society of Surgical
Oncology, Turin, June 2012. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK
58. News in local treatment of breast cancer. Oncological meeting “Focus on breast cancer”. Cagliari (Italy), February 23 -24, 2012.
59. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Bertulu D, Giuliani G, Feo CF, Mulas M, Sanna V, Mura S, Alessandro Fancellu, MD PhD Curriculum vitae Pag 10/24 Madeddu G, Spanu A. Sentinel Node Biopsy in Early Breast Cancer: Lessons Learned From More Than 1,000 cases at a Single Institution. . Tumori. 2012;98:413-20. JOURNAL ARTICLE
60. Spanu A, Sanna D, Chessa F, Manca A, Cottu P, Fancellu A, Nuvoli S, Madeddu G. The clinical impact of breast scintigraphy acquired with a breast
specific γ-camera (BSGC) in the diagnosis of breast cancer: incremental value versus mammography. Int J Oncol. 2012;41:483-9. JOURNAL ARTICLE
61. Nigri G, Rosman AS, Petrucciani N, Fancellu A, Pisano M, Zorcolo L, Ramacciato G, Melis M. Meta-analysis of trials comparing laparoscopic
transperitoneal and retroperitoneal adrenalectomy. Surgery. 2013;153:111-9. JOURNAL ARTICLE
62. Fancellu A, Pinna A, Manca A, Capobianco G, Porcu A. Primary umbilical endometriosis. Case report and discussion on management options. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013;4:1145-8. JOURNAL ARTICLE
63. Pusceddu C, Melis L, Fancellu A, Melis M, Meloni GB. Feasibility and Safety of Percutaneous Radiofrequency, Microwave or Cryoablation for Unresectable
Thoracic Malignancies in Close Proximity to Heart and Large Vessels. 66th Annual Meeting of the Society of Surgical Oncology. Washington (USA), March 2013.
Annals Surg Oncol 2013; 1:S107 JOURNAL ARTICLE
64. Fancellu A, Soro D, Castiglia P, Marras V, Melis M, Cottu P, Mulas S, Cherchi A, Pusceddu C, Simbula L, Meloni GB. The Effects of Adding Preoperative
Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Patients with Invasive Cancer Eligible for Breast Conserving Surgery: A Comparative Study. 66th Annual Meeting of the Society of
Surgical Oncology. Washington (USA), March 2013. Annals Surg Oncol 2013; 1:S49 JOURNAL ARTICLE
65. Fancellu A, Pinna A: Feminizing adrenocortical carcinoma. 116° Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Roma , 12-15 OCTOBER 2014. MEETING
PROCEEDING BOOK
66. Fancellu A, Soro D, Castiglia P, Marras V, Melis M, Cottu P, Cherchi A, Spanu A, Mulas S, Pusceddu C, Simbula L, Meloni GB. Usefulness of magnetic resonance
in patients with invasive cancer eligible for breast conservation: a comparative study. Clin Breast Cancer. 2014; 14:114-21. JOURNAL ARTICLE
67. Fancellu A, Pinna A, Porcu A. Feminizing adrenocortical carcinoma with distant metastases: can surgery be considered? Clin Pract. 2014;4:651. JOURNAL
ARTICLE
68. Fancellu A, Turner R, Dixon JM, Pinna A, Cottu P, Houssami N. Meta-analysis of the effect of preoperative breast MRI on the surgical management of ductal carcinoma in situ. Br J Surg 2015 102:883-93. JOURNAL ARTICLE
69. Pusceddu C, Melis L, Sotgia B, Fancellu A, Meloni GB. CT-guided cryoablation of local recurrence after primary resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Clin Pract
2015;5:741. JOURNAL ARTICLE
70. Fancellu A, Cottu P, Addis F, Pinna A, Farina G, Giuliani G, Porcu A: Trends of mastectomy in patients with early stage breast cancer. MEETING PROCEEDING
BOOK of the 117th Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Milan, 21-24 October 2015.
71. Pinna A, Fancellu A, Cottu P, Giuliani G, Addis F, Farina G, Rizzo G, Feo Cf, Porcu A (2015). Breast conserving surgery and mastectomy in treatment of early
Alessandro Fancellu, MD PhD Curriculum vitae Pag 11/24 breast cancer: a 5-year single institutional experience (2010-2014). MEETING
PROCEEDING BOOK of the 117th Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Milan, 21-24 October 2015.
72. Addis F, Fancellu A, Cottu P, Giuliani G, Farina G, Maiore E, Pinna A, Porcu A. Advatages of cooperation general surgeon/plastic surgeon in immediate postmastectomy
reconstruction. A single institutional experience. In: CD ROM ATTI 117° CONGRESSO SOCIETA ITALIANA DI CHIRURGIA. MEETING
PROCEEDING BOOK of the 117th Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Milan, 21-24 October 2015.
73. Feo CF, Pazzona M, Anania M, Cossu ML, Scanu AM, Fancellu A, Porcu A. Treatment of syncronous liver metastases: A single institutional experience. 117°
CONGRESSO SOCIETA ITALIANA DI CHIRURGIA. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK of the 117th Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Milan, 21-24
October 2015.
74. Feo CF, Anania M, Pazzona M, Fancellu A, Pinna A, Ginesu G, Porcu A. Multimodality treatment of rectal cancer. Analysis on 45 patients. 117° CONGRESSO SOCIETA ITALIANA DI CHIRURGIA. MEETING PROCEEDING BOOK of the 117th Congress of the Italian Society for Surgeons. Milan, 21-24 October 2015.
75. Fancellu A, Porcu A. Granular Cell Tumor of the Breast: It is Time to Attach Importance to this Rare but Insidious Disease. JBSR 99:113-114, 2015. JOURNAL ARTICLE
76. Rizzo G, Fancellu A, Porcu A. Inflammatory fibroid polyp (Vanek’s tumor) of the gastric antrum: is treatment always mandatory? Ann Ital Chir (Epub ahead of
print). JOURNAL ARTICLE
77. Fancellu A, Pinna A, Cottu P, Addis F, Farina G, Porcu A.Changing rates of mastectomy and breast conserving surgery in modern breast practice. A single institutional review. Paper accepted for presentation at the 10th EBCC (European Breast Cancer Conference). Amsterdam (The Netherlands). 9-11 March 2016.
78: Cossu ML, Ginesu GC, Feo CF, Fancellu A, Pinna A, Vargiu I, Addis F, Barmina M, Sotgiu G. Surgical outcomes in patients with hepatic synchronous and metachronous colorectal metastases. Ann Ital Chir. 2017;88:497-504.
79. Feo CF, Cossu ML, Ginesu GC, Ginesu GC, Fancellu A, Scanu AM, Piras N, Cherchi G, Cossu A, Sotgiu G, Pazzona M, Porcu A. Perineural infiltration as a Prognostic factor in surgically treated gallbladder cancer A single center experience and literature review. Ann Ital Chir. 2017;88:485-490. PubMed PMID: 29339591.
80. Paliogiannis P, Ginesu GC, Fancellu A, Pischedda A, Maiore M, Maiore E, Pinna A, Barmina M, Porcu A. Surgical and Endovascular Management of Patients With Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia: A Single Center Experience. Am Surg. 2017 Dec 1;83(12):1453-1457.
81. Pusceddu C, Melis L, Ballicu N, Meloni P, Sanna V, Porcu A, Fancellu A. Cryoablation of Primary Breast Cancer in Patients with Metastatic Disease: Considerations Arising from a Single-Centre Data Analysis. Biomed Res Int. 2017;2017:3839012.
82. Cossu ML, Ginesu GC, Feo CF, Fancellu A, Pinna A, Vargiu I, Addis F, Barmina M, Sotgiu G, Porcu A. Surgical outcomes in patients with hepatic synchronous and metachronous colorectal metastasis. Ann Ital Chir. 2017 Oct 25;6.
83.Feo CF, Cossu ML, Ginesu GC, Fancellu A, Scanu AM, Piras N, Cherchi G, Cossu A, Sotgiu G, Pazzona M, Porcu A. Perineural infiltration as a prognostic Factor in surgically treated gallbladder cancer: a single center experience and literature review. Ann Ital Chir. 2017 Oct 4;6.
84. Feo CF, Ginesu GC, Bellini A, Cherchi G, Scanu AM, Cossu ML, Fancellu A, Porcu A. Cost and morbidity analysis of chest port insertion in adults: Outpatient clinic versus operating room placement. Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2017 Jul 25;21:81-84. doi: 10.1016/j.amsu.2017.07.056. eCollection 2017 Sep.
85.Feo CF, Ginesu GC, Cherchi G, Fancellu A, Cossu ML, Porcu A. Mesothelial Cyst in the liver round ligament: A case report and review of the literature. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017;37:33-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2017.06.017. Epub 2017 Jun 15.
86. Fancellu A, Ginesu GC, Feo CF, Cossu ML, Puledda M, Pinna A, Porcu A. Pancreatic head excavation for tissue diagnosis may reduce unnecessary pancreaticoduodenectomies in the setting of chronic pancreatitis. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2017 Jun;16(3):315-322. PubMed PMID: 28603101.
87. Pusceddu C, Melis L, Ballicu N, Sotgia B, Melis M, Sanna V, Meloni GB, Porcu A, Fancellu A. Percutaneous Microwave Ablation Under CT Guidance for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: a Single Institutional Experience. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2017 May 22. doi: 10.1007/s12029-017-9951-8. [Epub ahead of print]
88. Ma C, Hao SL, Liu XC, Nin JY, Wu GC, Jiang LX, Fancellu A, Porcu A, Zheng HT. Supraclavicular lymph node metastases from malignant gastrointestinal stromal
tumor of the jejunum: A case report with review of the literature. World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Mar 14;23(10):1920-1924.
89. Pusceddu C, Fancellu A, Ballicu N, Fele RM, Sotgia B, Melis L. CT-guided percutaneous screw fixation plus cementoplasty in the treatment of painful bone metastases with fractures or a high risk of pathological fracture. Skeletal Radiol. 2017 Apr;46(4):539-545. doi: 10.1007/s00256-017-2584-y. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
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