UCP Details

Puglia - Bari

BARI
Responsable
Donato F Altomare, Marcella Rinaldi
Head U.C.P.

Ambulatory

Ambulatory head
  • Policlinico - università di Bari
  • piazza G Cesare 11
  • 70124
Ambulatory opening time
9:00-13:00
Booking
  • Time for reservations: 12:30-13:30
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  • Fax for reservations: 0805592943
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Attività diagnostica

  • Defecografia Dinamica
  • Endoscopia Retto Colica
  • Manometria Anorettale
  • Manometria Colica
  • Ecografica Endoanale/Endorettale
  • Elettromiografia Sfinteriale Anale
  • Studio della Latenza Motoria Terminale del n. Pudendo
  • Studio dei Tempi di Transito Colico

Services

  • Gastroenterologia
  • Radiologia
  • Anatomia Patologica
  • Urologia - Urodinamica
  • Ginecologia
  • Dietologia
  • Ambulatorio Stomizzati
  • Riabilitazione Pavimento Pelvico (posteriore)
  • Biofeedback
  • Incontinenza fecale, stipsi, cancro, Crohn, Colite ulcerosa, Poliposi familiare

Research Activities

Ricerche Eseguite negli Ultimi 10 Anni:
Altomare DF, La Torre F, Rinaldi M, Binda GA, Pescatori M.

Carbon-Coated Microbeads Anal Injection in Outpatient Treatment of Minor Fecal Incontinence.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2008 Jan 19; [Epub ahead of print]

Gagliardi G, Pescatori M, Altomare DF, Binda GA, Bottini C, Dodi G, Filingeri V, Milito G, Rinaldi M, Romano G, Spazzafumo L, Trompetto M; on behalf of the Italian Society of Colo-Rectal Surgery (SICCR).

Results, Outcome Predictors, and Complications after Stapled Transanal Rectal Resection for Obstructed Defecation.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2007 Dec 22; [Epub ahead of print]

Giamundo P, Altomare D, De Nardi P, D'Onofrio V, Infantino A, Pucciani F, Rinaldi M, Romano G. The ProTect device in the treatment of severe fecal incontinence: preliminary results of a multicenter trial. Tech Coloproctol. 2007 Dec 3; [Epub ahead of print]

Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Bucaria V, Marino F, Lobascio P, Sallustio PL.
Overlapping sphincteroplasty and modified lotus petal flap for delayed repair of traumatic cloaca.
Tech Coloproctol. 2007 Sep;11(3):268-70.

Ganio E, Altomare DF, Milito G, Gabrielli F, Canuti S.
Long-term outcome of a multicentre randomized clinical trial of stapled haemorrhoidopexy versus Milligan-Morgan haemorrhoidectomy.
Br J Surg. 2007 Aug;94(8):1033-7.

Altomare DF, Spazzafumo L, Rinaldi M, Dodi G, Ghiselli R, Piloni V.
Set-up and statistical validation of a new scoring system for obstructed defaecation syndrome.
Colorectal Dis. 2008 Jan;10(1):84-8. Epub 2007 Apr 18.

Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Rubini D, Rubini G, Portincasa P, Vacca M, Artor NA, Romano G, Memeo V.
Long-term functional assessment of antegrade colonic enema for combined incontinence and constipation using a modified Marsh and Kiff technique.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2007 Jul;50(7):1023-31.

Altomare DF, Rotelli MT, Pentimone A, Rossiello MR, Martinelli E, Guglielmi A, De Fazio M, Marino F, Memeo V, Colucci M, Semeraro N.
Tissue factor and vascular endothelial growth factor expression in colorectal cancer: relation with cancer recurrence.
Colorectal Dis. 2007 Feb;9(2):133-8.

Notarnicola M, Altomare DF, Calvani M, Orlando A, Bifulco M, D'Attoma B, Caruso MG.
Fatty acid synthase hyperactivation in human colorectal cancer: relationship with tumor side and sex.Oncology. 2006;71(5-6):327-32. Epub 2007 Aug 8.

Altomare DF, Roveran A, Pecorella G, Gaj F, Stortini E.
The treatment of hemorrhoids: guidelines of the Italian Society of Colorectal Surgery.
Tech Coloproctol. 2006 Oct;10(3):181-6. Epub 2006 Sep 20.

Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, La Torre F, Scardigno D, Roveran A, Canuti S, Morea G, Spazzafumo L.
Red hot chili pepper and hemorrhoids: the explosion of a myth: results of a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2006 Jul;49(7):1018-23.

Altomare DF.
Correct indication for Ferguson's hemorrhoidectomy.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2006 Jul;49(7):1081; author reply 1081-2.


Rinaldi M, Cormio N, Bucaria V, Di Tonno P, Marino F, Altomare DF.
Perineal reconstruction after total pelvic evisceration and excision of pelviperineal soft tissues for recurrent vulvar carcinoma.
Tech Coloproctol. 2006 Mar;10(1):79.

Rinaldi M, Cormio G, Bucaria V, Di Tonno P, Marino F, Altomare DF.
[Reconstruction with skin flaps of the posterior aspect of the thighs after total pelvic evisceration with removal of vulvo-perineal soft tissues in recurrent vulvar squamous carcinoma]
Suppl Tumori. 2005 May-Jun;4(3):S208. Italian.

13: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Troilo VL, Marino F, Lobascio P, Puglisi F.
Closed ambulatory lateral internal sphincterotomy for chronic anal fissures.
Tech Coloproctol. 2005 Dec;9(3):248-9.

Notarnicola M, Altomare DF, Correale M, Ruggieri E, D'Attoma B, Mastrosimini A, Guerra V, Caruso MG.
Serum lipid profile in colorectal cancer patients with and without synchronous distant metastases.
Oncology. 2005;68(4-6):371-4. Epub 2005 Jul 12.

Altomare D.
The "winged" circular anal dilator in stapled hemorrhoidopexy.
Tech Coloproctol. 2005 Apr;9(1):80; discussion 80.

Loizzi V, Rossi C, Cormio G, Cazzolla A, Altomare D, Selvaggi L.
Clinical features of hepatic metastasis in patients with ovarian cancer.
Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2005 Jan-Feb;15(1):26-31.

Marino F, Lobascio P, Martines G, Di Franco AD, Rinaldi M, Altomare DF.
Double jejunal intussusception in an adult with chronic subileus due to a giant lipoma: a case report.
Chir Ital. 2005 Mar-Apr;57(2):239-42.

Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Giardiello GG, Donelli A, Petrolino M, Villani RD, Masin A, Melega E, Ratto C, Memeo V.
[Italian translation and prospective validation of fecal incontinence quality of life (FIQL) index]
Chir Ital. 2005 Mar-Apr;57(2):153-8. Italian.

Martino P, Martino D, Palazzo S, Altomare DF, Garofalo L, Battaglia M, Selvaggi FP.
Incidental discovery of ano-rectal disease during transrectal ultrasound performed for prostatic disease.
Arch Ital Urol Androl. 2005 Mar;77(1):37-9.

Notarnicola M, Messa C, Pricci M, Guerra V, Altomare DF, Montemurro S, Caruso MG.
Up-regulation of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A reductase activity in left-sided human colon cancer.
Anticancer Res. 2004 Nov-Dec;24(6):3837-42.

Altomare DF, Binda GA, Dodi G, La Torre F, Romano G, Rinaldi M, Melega E.
Disappointing long-term results of the artificial anal sphincter for faecal incontinence.
Br J Surg. 2004 Oct;91(10):1352-3.

Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Petrolino M, Ripetti V, Masin A, Ratto C, Trerotoli P, Monitillo V, Lobascio P, De Fazio M, Guglielmi A, Memeo V.
Reliability of electrophysiologic anal tests in predicting the outcome of sacral nerve modulation for fecal incontinence.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2004 Jun;47(6):853-7.

22: Altomare DF.
Conservative treatment for hemorrhoids.
Tech Coloproctol. 2003 Jul;7(2):122-3; authors reply 123.

23: Portincasa P, Moschetta A, Baldassarre G, Altomare DF, Palasciano G.
Pan-enteric dysmotility, impaired quality of life and alexithymia in a large group of patients meeting ROME II criteria for irritable bowel syndrome.
World J Gastroenterol. 2003 Oct;9(10):2293-9.

24: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Petrolino M, Monitillo V, Sallustio P, Veglia A, De Fazio M, Guglielmi A, Memeo V.
Permanent sacral nerve modulation for fecal incontinence and associated urinary disturbances.
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2004 May;19(3):203-9. Epub 2003 Sep 12.

25: Altomare DF, Rotelli MT, Memeo V, Martinelli E, Guglielmi A, DeFazio M, D'Elia G, Pentimone A, Colucci M, Semeraro N.
[Expression of tissue factor and vascular endothelial growth factor in colorectal carcinoma]
Tumori. 2003 Jul-Aug;89(4 Suppl):5-6. Italian.

26: Caruso MG, Notarnicola M, Bifulco M, Laezza C, Guerra V, Altomare DF, Memeo V, Lorusso D, Demma I, Di Leo A.
Increased farnesyltransferase activity in human colorectal cancer: relationship with clinicopathological features and K-ras mutation.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 2003 Jan;38(1):80-5.

27: Di Giacomo M, Altomare D, Guanti G.
Micrometastasis in colorectal cancer.
Acta Chir Iugosl. 2002;49(2):63-6.

28: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Veglia A, Petrolino M, De Fazio M, Sallustio P.
Combined perineal and endorectal repair of rectocele by circular stapler: a novel surgical technique.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2002 Nov;45(11):1549-52.

29: Altomare DF.
Randomized clinical trial of Ligasure versus open haemorrhoidectomy.
Tech Coloproctol. 2002 Apr;6(1):64; discussion 64.

30: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Petrolino M, Sallustio PL, Guglielmi A, Pannarale OC.
Chilaiditi's syndrome. Successful surgical correction by colopexy.
Tech Coloproctol. 2001 Dec;5(3):173-5.

31: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Sallustio PL, Martino P, De Fazio M, Memeo V.
Long-term effects of stapled haemorrhoidectomy on internal anal function and sensitivity.
Br J Surg. 2001 Nov;88(11):1487-91.

32: Altomare DF, Dodi G, La Torre F, Romano G, Melega E, Rinaldi M.
Multicentre retrospective analysis of the outcome of artificial anal sphincter implantation for severe faecal incontinence.
Br J Surg. 2001 Nov;88(11):1481-6.

33: Ganio E, Masin A, Ratto C, Altomare DF, Ripetti V, Clerico G, Lise M, Doglietto GB, Memeo V, Landolfi V, Del Genio A, Arullani A, Giardiello G, de Seta F.
Short-term sacral nerve stimulation for functional anorectal and urinary disturbances: results in 40 patients: evaluation of a new option for anorectal functional disorders.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2001 Sep;44(9):1261-7.

34: Ganio E, Ratto C, Masin A, Luc AR, Doglietto GB, Dodi G, Ripetti V, Arullani A, Frascio M, BertiRiboli E, Landolfi V, DelGenio A, Altomare DF, Memeo V, Bertapelle P, Carone R, Spinelli M, Zanollo A, Spreafico L, Giardiello G, de Seta F.
Neuromodulation for fecal incontinence: outcome in 16 patients with definitive implant. The initial Italian Sacral Neurostimulation Group (GINS) experience.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2001 Jul;44(7):965-70.


35: Ganio E, Altomare DF, Gabrielli F, Milito G, Canuti S.
Prospective randomized multicentre trial comparing stapled with open haemorrhoidectomy.
Br J Surg. 2001 May;88(5):669-74.

36: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Veglia A, Guglielmi A, Sallustio PL, Tripoli G.
Contribution of posture to the maintenance of anal continence.
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2001 Feb;16(1):51-4.

37: Mitolo-Chieppa D, Mansi G, Nacci C, De Salvia MA, Montagnani M, Potenza MA, Rinaldi R, Lerro G, Siro-Brigiani G, Mitolo CI, Rinaldi M, Altomare DF, Memeo V.
Idiopathic chronic constipation: tachykinins as cotransmitters in colonic contraction.
Eur J Clin Invest. 2001 Apr;31(4):349-55. Erratum in: Eur J Clin Invest 2001 Jul;31(7):647.

38: Martinelli E, Altomare DF, Sallustio P, Memeo V.
[Perineal colostomy: the surgical challence of continence. Critical review of the literature]
Chir Ital. 2000 Jul-Aug;52(4):411-7. Review.

39: Portincasa P, Altomare DF, Moschetta A, Baldassarre G, Di Ciaula A, Venneman NG, Rinaldi M, Vendemiale G, Memeo V, vanBerge-Henegouwen GP, Palasciano G.
The effect of acute oral erythromycin on gallbladder motility and on upper gastrointestinal symptoms in gastrectomized patients with and without gallstones: a randomized, placebo-controlled ultrasonographic study.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2000 Dec;95(12):3444-51.

40: Martinelli E, Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Portincasa P.
Constipation after hysterectomy: fact or fiction?
Eur J Surg. 2000 May;166(5):356-60.

41: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Milito G, Arcanà F, Spinelli F, Nardelli N, Scardigno D, Pulvirenti-D'Urso A, Bottini C, Pescatori M, Lovreglio R.
Glyceryl trinitrate for chronic anal fissure--healing or headache? Results of a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controled, double-blind trial.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2000 Feb;43(2):174-9; discussion 179-81.

42: Chieppa DM, Mansi G, Rinaldi R, Serio M, Nacci C, Montagnani M, Potenza MA, De Salvia MA, Mitolo CI, Rinaldi M, Altomare DF.
Effects of erythromycin on human colonic circular muscle in idiopathic chronic constipation.
Eur J Clin Invest. 2000 Jan;30(1):66-71.

43:
Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Chiumarulo C, Palasciano N.
Treatment of external anorectal mucosal prolapse with circular stapler: an easy and effective new surgical technique.
Dis Colon Rectum. 1999 Aug;42(8):1102-5.

44: Altomare DF, Portincasa P, Rinaldi M, Di Ciaula A, Martinelli E, Amoruso A, Palasciano G, Memeo V.
Slow-transit constipation: solitary symptom of a systemic gastrointestinal disease.
Dis Colon Rectum. 1999 Feb;42(2):231-40.

45: Mitolo-Chieppa D, Mansi G, Rinaldi R, Montagnani M, Potenza MA, Genualdo M, Serio M, Mitolo CI, Rinaldi M, Altomare DF, Memeo V.
Cholinergic stimulation and nonadrenergic, noncholinergic relaxation of human colonic circular muscle in idiopathic chronic constipation.
Dig Dis Sci. 1998 Dec;43(12):2719-26.

46: Gilliland R, Altomare DF, Moreira H Jr, Oliveira L, Gilliland JE, Wexner SD.
Pudendal neuropathy is predictive of failure following anterior overlapping sphincteroplasty.
Dis Colon Rectum. 1998 Dec;41(12):1516-22. Review.

47: Lupo LG, Pannarale OC, Altomare DF, Caputi L, Dell'Erba L, Ricci P, Memeo V.
Is pyloric function preserved in pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy?
Eur J Surg. 1998 Feb;164(2):127-32.

48: Gilliland R, Heymen S, Altomare DF, Park UC, Vickers D, Wexner SD.
Outcome and predictors of success of biofeedback for constipation.
Br J Surg. 1997 Aug;84(8):1123-6.

49: Altomare DF, Caccavo D, Rinaldi M, Martinelli E, Lupo L, Prieta RV, Mitolo CI, Memeo V.
Postoperative changes in serum interleukin-2 concentrations.
Eur J Surg. 1997 Jul;163(7):493-9.

50: Altomare DF, Rubini D, Pilot MA, Farese S, Rubini G, Rinaldi M, Memeo V, D'Addabbo A.
Oral erythromycin improves gastrointestinal motility and transit after subtotal but not total gastrectomy for cancer.
Br J Surg. 1997 Jul;84(7):1017-21.

51: Gilliland R, Heymen JS, Altomare DF, Vickers D, Wexner SD.
Biofeedback for intractable rectal pain: outcome and predictors of success.
Dis Colon Rectum. 1997 Feb;40(2):190-6.

52: Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, Pannarale OC, Memeo V.
Electrostimulated gracilis neosphincter for faecal incontinence and in total anorectal reconstruction: still an experimental procedure?
Int J Colorectal Dis. 1997;12(5):308-12.
Current research:
LINEE DI RICERCA 2008

Effetto degli anti COX-2 sulla produzione di VEGF in linee cellulari di ca del colon
Abstr. Accettato a Ginevra marzo 2008 (podium presentation)Paper in fase di completamento – Fondi ex 60% 2005
Tesi Dottorato di Ricerca

Factors affecting the occurrence and growth of Desmoid tumors in Gardner’s Disease
Studio da cominciare in collaborazione col dr Cavallini (IRRCS De Bellis) –

Micrometastasi osteomidollari da ca del colon. Cellule tumorali o epithelial oriented stem cells? Studio sperimentale sui nude mice
Studio in collaborazione con la Gastroenterologia e Anat Patologica. In fase di completamento – Fondi ex 60% 2007
Tesi Dottorato di Ricerca


Endocannabinoidi e carcinoma colorettale: un possibile ruolo nella inibizione della crescita e progressione neoplastica

In collaborazione con IRCCS De Bellis e Università di Napoli –Proposto con PRIN 2007

Valutazione della Qualità di vita dopo Miles vs anastomosi colo anale per ca del retto basso
Studio multicentrico non sponsorizzato in fase di attivazione

Differenziazione delle stem-cells midollari in senso oncologico. Effetti di fattori solubili espressi da tumori del colon. Studio con co-culture cellulari


Studio del linfonodo sentinella con ricerca di Cancer Stem Cells nei polipi degenerati del colon
Studio da cominciare – Fondi da reperire con 60% 2008
Tesi Dottorato di Ricerca

Disturbi funzionali anorettali
Valutazione di un nuovo anal bulking agent (SOLESTA) nell’incontinenza fecale minore

Studio multicentrico europeo


Neuromodulazione sacrale nel trattamento della incontinenza fecale. Elaborazione di modello predittivo della risposta clinica


Effetti della variazione di frequenza nella Neuromodulazione sacrale per il trattamento della incontinenza fecale e urinaria


Trial clinico Randomizzato Stapler versus Trans-Anal Hemorrhoidal Arteries Doppler ligation (THD) nel trattamento delle emorroidi di III grado

Studio multicentrico – Autorizzazione del Comitato Etico


Effetti della isteroannessiectomia radicale sulla funzione anorettale

Teaching activity

Courses:
Workshop on rectal cancer (Prof Heald) 2007
Convention:
International Conference on Fecal incontinence Bari,2006
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