Dr. Stefano Martella

Ultraspecialist MD Reconstructive Surgeon

Senology – Post-oncological breast reconstructive surgery – Aesthetic breast surgery – Congenital malformations correction – Male gynecomastia – Treatment of pathological scars and skin lesions

“Taking care of a patient does not just mean performing the correct surgery, but understanding her history, emotions and expectations. By dedicating a lot of my time, I have always been impressed by the dignity with which women deal with illness and pain.”
– Stefano Martella –

IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital in Milano (since 2015)

Head Physician at U.O. General Reconstructive Surgery, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan (since 2016)

Research and Clinical activity

He has been working on Breast Reconstructive Surgery since 2002. He has performed over 6,000 surgeries, acquiring great expertise in breast reconstruction with prosthesis, expander, autologous flaps and lipofilling.

With a long experience in post-Oncological Reconstructive Surgery he has acquired the ability to perform any type of aesthetic breast surgery, correction of congenital malformations and gigantomastia, treatment of male gynecomastia, skin and subcutaneous lesions and correction of pathological scars.

He is one of the leading experts on the use of dermal acellular matrices, allowing him to perform breast reconstruction after radiotherapy avoiding invasive and destructive methods such as autologous or microsurgical flaps.

Teaching activity

– From 2018 Adjunct Professor: Teaching in “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery". School of Specialisation in Vascular Surgery, San Raffaele Vita-Salute University.

– From 2016 Adjunct Professor at the “Introduction to Surgery" course SSD MED / 19, Degree Course in the International MD Program, San Raffaele, Vita-Salute University.

– From 2009 to 2014 Tutor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Breast Week (Italian School of Senology), IEO, Milan.

– 2008 Teacher Training Project, European Institute of Oncology, Milan.

– 2002 Investigator for International Study PEGASUS (University of Padova).

– From 1999 to 2002 Tutor of the Experimental Course of General Surgery for students in medicine and surgery, University of Padova.

Awards and Recognitions

– July 2011: Federico II Prize, 8th edition, Oria (Brindisi).

– August 2012: Turris Magna Prize, Tricase (Lecce).

Education and training

– Degree in Medicine and General Surgery. University of Padova (1997)

– Specialisation in General Surgery (cum laude), University of Padova (2003)

Registered with the Certified Order of Doctors "Albo dei Medici"

Registered with the Certified Medical Association “Albo dei Medici" in Milan, n. 41213.

Medical Career

– From 2015 to 2016: Head of the Functional Unit for Reconstructive Surgery at the San Raffaele Hospital.

– From 2010 to 2015: Deputy Director of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the European Institute of Oncology in Milan.

– From 2008 to 2009: Senior Assistant at the Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan.

– From 2004 to 2007: Assistant of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the European Institute of Oncology in Milan.

– From 2002 to 2004: Doctor Freelancer at the Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan.

Medical Memberships

– From 2018, President of the Society of Fisiopsico-Oncology, Italy.

– From 2017: Member of the scientific committee “Fraparentesi.org".

– From 2015: Member of the EURAMA VIP Scientific Committee (European, Asian Society for Breast Desease).

– 2014: Advisory Board of the Joint Working Group GISMa Senonetwork on “Indicators of aesthetic and functional outcome".

– From 2011: Member of the Scientific Committee of the National Congress of Awareness in Senology, AIS.

– Since 2010: Member of the Scientific Consensus Committee, guidelines FONCAM mastectomy nipplesparing.


Italian – English

Treated cancer diseases

Chirurgia ricostruttiva mammaria post oncologica
Chirurgia estetica mammaria
Correzione malformazioni congenite
Ginecomastia maschile
Mastectomia Profilattica in donne ad alto rischio eredo-familiare
Trattamento delle cicatrici patologiche e lesioni cutanee

Visite ambulatoriali in libera professione 

Clinica Diaz
via A.Diaz, 9 – Padova, Italy
Tel: +39 049 7442222
CUP: +39 049 8221273

Altamedica Milano
Poliambulatorio Via Largo Ildefonso Schuster 1, Milan, Italy
Tel: +39 02 86 99 6054

Clinica Sanatrix
Via di Trasone 61 00199 – Roma, Italy
Tel: +39 06 86321981

Centro Medico i Mulini srl
Via Piero della Francesca 3/5 09047 – Selargius (CA), Italy
Tel: +39 070 7322326

ARS radiologica s.r.l.
Piazzetta Nazario Sauro, 6 – Ruffano (Lecce), Italy
Tel: +39 0833 693656

Online Medical Consultation with Dr. Stefano Martella

Author of more than 80 publications in national and international indexed journals.

He is also the author of more than 15 Abstracts and Posters in National and International Congresses and author of educational material, including numerous book chapters and prefaces on breast surgery.


Addressing Vulvovaginal Atrophy (VVA)/Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM) for Healthy Aging in Women.
Nappi RE, Martini E, Cucinella L, Martella S, Tiranini L, Inzoli A, Brambilla E, Bosoni D, Cassani C, Gardella B.
Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2019 Aug 21;10:561. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2019.00561. eCollection 2019. Review.

Sexuality in premature ovarian insufficiency.
Nappi RE, Cucinella L, Martini E, Rossi M, Tiranini L, Martella S, Bosoni D, Cassani C.
Climacteric. 2019 Jun;22(3):289-295. doi: 10.1080/13697137.2019.1575356.

Conservative mastectomy versus nipple-sparing mastectomy: preliminary considerations of oncological safety on 30 patients not receiving intra-operative radiotherapy.
Brambullo T, Dalla Venezia E, Martella S, Vindigni V, Bassetto F, Gottardi A, Lohsiriwat V, Petit JY, Veronesi P, Rietjens M.
Gland Surg. 2017 Dec;6(6):654-658. doi: 10.21037/gs.2017.07.17.

Can myofunctional therapy increase tongue tone and reduce symptoms in children with sleep-disordered breathing?
Villa MP, Evangelisti M, Martella S, Barreto M, Del Pozzo M.
Sleep Breath. 2017 Dec;21(4):1025-1032. doi: 10.1007/s11325-017-1489-2.

Monurelle Biogel® vaginal gel in the treatment of vaginal dryness in postmenopausal women.
Nappi RE, Cagnacci A, Becorpi AM, Nappi C, Paoletti AM, Busacca M, Martella S, Bellafronte M, Tredici Z, Di Carlo C, Corda V, Vignali M, Bagolan M, Sardina M.
Climacteric. 2017 Oct;20(5):467-475. doi: 10.1080/13697137.2017.1335703.

Supernumerary Axillary Breast Cancer.
Soto S, Toesca A, Hamza A, Della Corte GA, Iera M, Peradze N, Rocco N, Enrica GV, Bonanni B, Corso G, Luini A, Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Veronesi P, Martella S.
Breast J. 2017 Mar;23(2):246-248. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12724.

Modulation of nociceptive threshold by combined hormonal contraceptives in women with oestrogen-withdrawal migraine attacks: a pilot study.
De Icco R, Cucinella L, De Paoli I, Martella S, Sances G, Bitetto V, Sandrini G, Nappi G, Tassorelli C, Nappi RE.
J Headache Pain. 2016 Dec;17(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s10194-016-0661-6.

Female sexual dysfunction (FSD): Prevalence and impact on quality of life (QoL).
Nappi RE, Cucinella L, Martella S, Rossi M, Tiranini L, Martini E.
Maturitas. 2016 Dec;94:87-91. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2016.09.013.

Efficacy, tolerability and safety of a new medical device, Monurelle Biogel(®) vaginal gel, in the treatment of vaginal dryness: a randomized clinical trial in women of reproductive age.
Nappi RE, Benedetto C, Campolo F, Martella S, Tosti C, Cianci A, Caruso S, Guaschino S, Grimaldi E, Bagolan M, Sardina M.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2016 Aug;203:82-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2016.05.005.

Chest wall resection and reconstruction for locally recurrent breast cancer: From technical aspects to biological assessment.
Petrella F, Radice D, Borri A, Galetta D, Gasparri R, Casiraghi M, Tessitore A, Pardolesi A, Solli P, Veronesi G, Rizzo S, Martella S, Rietjens M, Spaggiari L.
Surgeon. 2016 Feb;14(1):26-32. doi: 10.1016/j.surge.2014.03.001.

Outcome of Immediate Breast Reconstruction in Patients With Nonendocrine-Responsive Breast Cancer: A Monoinstitutional Case-Control Study.
Aurilio G, Bagnardi V, Nolè F, Pruneri G, Graffeo R, Petit JY, Cullurà D, Martella S, Locatelli M, Iera M, Rey P, Curigliano G, Rotmensz N, Munzone E, Goldhirsch A.
Clin Breast Cancer. 2015 Oct;15(5):e237-41. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2015.03.009.

Evaluation of Lipofilling Safety in Elderly Patients with Breast Cancer.
Chirappapha P, Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Andrea M, Hamza A, Petit JY, Garusi C, Martella S, Barbieri B, Gottardi A.
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2015 Aug 10;3(7):e441. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000411. eCollection 2015 Jul.

Technique for Minimizing Donor-site Morbidity after Pedicled TRAM-Flap Breast Reconstruction: Outcomes by a Single Surgeon’s Experience.
Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Andrea M, Petit JY, Chirappapha P, Hamza A, Martella S, Barbieri B, Gottardi A, Giuseppe L.
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2015 Aug 3;3(8):e476. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000451. eCollection 2015 Aug.

Oropharyngeal exercises to reduce symptoms of OSA after AT.
Villa MP, Brasili L, Ferretti A, Vitelli O, Rabasco J, Mazzotta AR, Pietropaoli N, Martella S.
Sleep Breath. 2015 Mar;19(1):281-9. doi: 10.1007/s11325-014-1011-z.

Poly implant prothèse asymmetrical anatomical breast implants: a product recall study.
De Lorenzi F, Gazzola R, Sangalli C, Villa O, Marchetti M, Monturano M, Petit JY, Garusi C, Martella S, Manconi A, Barbieri B, Gottardi A, Iera M, da Costa Silva MA, Veronesi P, Rietjens M.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Jan;135(1):25-33. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001007.

Tidal-breathing measurement of exhaled breath temperature (EBT) in schoolchildren.
Barreto M, Piacentini G, Chiossi L, Ruggeri F, Caiazzo I, Campisano M, Martella S, Villa MP.
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2014 Dec;49(12):1196-204. doi: 10.1002/ppul.22994.

Does immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomy and neoadjuvant chemotherapy influence the outcome of patients with non-endocrine responsive breast cancer?
Aurilio G, Bagnardi V, Graffeo R, Nolè F, Petit JY, Locatelli M, Martella S, Iera M, Rey P, Curigliano G, Rotmensz N, Munzone E, Goldhirsch A.
Anticancer Res. 2014 Nov;34(11):6677-83.

Postoperative management of keloids: low-dose-rate and high-dose-rate brachytherapy.
De Cicco L, Vischioni B, Vavassori A, Gherardi F, Jereczek-Fossa BA, Lazzari R, Cattani F, Comi S, De Lorenzi F, Martella S, Orecchia R.
Brachytherapy. 2014 Sep-Oct;13(5):508-13. doi: 10.1016/j.brachy.2014.01.005.

Exhaled breath temperature in children: reproducibility and influencing factors.
Vermeulen S, Barreto M, La Penna F, Prete A, Martella S, Biagiarelli F, Villa MP.
J Asthma. 2014 Sep;51(7):743-50. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2014.906606.

Oncological safety of autologous fat grafting after breast conservative treatment: a prospective evaluation.
Brenelli F, Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Pinto-Neto A, Rossetto F, Martella S, Rodrigues JR, Barbalho D.
Breast J. 2014 Mar-Apr;20(2):159-65. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12225.

Maintaining sexuality in menopause.
Nappi RE, Martini E, Martella S, Capuano F, Bosoni D, Giacomini S, Beraghi M, Spinillo A.
Post Reprod Health. 2014 Mar;20(1):22-29.

Nipple sparing mastectomy: does breast morphological factor related to necrotic complications?
Chirappapha P, Petit JY, Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Garusi C, Martella S, Barbieri B, Gottardi A, Andrea M, Giuseppe L, Hamza A, Lohsiriwat V.
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2014 Feb 7;2(1):e99. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000038. eCollection 2014 Jan.

Free nipple graft technique to correct nipple and areola malposition after breast procedures.
Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Andrea M, Chirappapha P, Martella S, Barbieri B, Gottardi A, Giuseppe L, Hamza A, Petit JY, Lohsiriwat V.
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2013 Dec 6;1(8):e69. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000002. eCollection 2013 Nov.

Immediate breast reconstruction with expander in pregnant breast cancer patients.
Lohsiriwat V, Peccatori FA, Martella S, Azim HA Jr, Sarno MA, Galimberti V, De Lorenzi F, Intra M, Sangalli C, Rotmensz N, Pruneri G, Renne G, Schorr MC, Nevola Teixeira LF, Rietjens M, Giroda M, Gentilini O.
Breast. 2013 Oct;22(5):657-60. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2013.06.005.

Complementary populations of human adipose CD34+ progenitor cells promote growth, angiogenesis, and metastasis of breast cancer.
Orecchioni S, Gregato G, Martin-Padura I, Reggiani F, Braidotti P, Mancuso P, Calleri A, Quarna J, Marighetti P, Aldeni C, Pruneri G, Martella S, Manconi A, Petit JY, Rietjens M, Bertolini F.
Cancer Res. 2013 Oct 1;73(19):5880-91. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-0821.

Evaluation of fat grafting safety in patients with intraepithelial neoplasia: a matched-cohort study.
Petit JY, Rietjens M, Botteri E, Rotmensz N, Bertolini F, Curigliano G, Rey P, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Martella S, Manconi A, Barbieri B, Veronesi P, Intra M, Brambullo T, Gottardi A, Sommario M, Lomeo G, Iera M, Giovinazzo V, Lohsiriwat V.
Ann Oncol. 2013 Jun;24(6):1479-84. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mds660.

Do clinicopathological features of the cancer patient relate with nipple areolar complex necrosis in nipple-sparing mastectomy?
Lohsiriwat V, Rotmensz N, Botteri E, Intra M, Veronesi P, Martella S, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Manconi A, Lomeo G, Rietjens M, Schorr M, Kneubil MC, Petit JY.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Mar;20(3):990-6. doi: 10.1245/s10434-012-2677-8.

Breast cancer subtype approximations and loco-regional recurrence after immediate breast reconstruction.
Kneubil MC, Brollo J, Botteri E, Curigliano G, Rotmensz N, Goldhirsch A, Lohsiriwat V, Manconi A, Martella S, Santillo B, Petit JY, Rietjens M.
Eur J Surg Oncol. 2013 Mar;39(3):260-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2012.12.004.

Risk of locoregional recurrence in patients with false-negative frozen section or close margins of retroareolar specimen in nipple-sparing mastectomy.
Kneubil MC, Lohsiriwat V, Curigliano G, Brollo J, Botteri E, Rotmensz N, Martella S, Mastropasqua MG, Iera M, Coelho MB, Intra M, Orecchia R, Rey P, Rietjens M, Petit JY.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Dec;19(13):4117-23. doi: 10.1245/s10434-012-2514-0.

Update on breast reconstruction techniques and indications.
Petit JY, Rietjens M, Lohsiriwat V, Rey P, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Martella S, Manconi A, Barbieri B, Clough KB.
World J Surg. 2012 Jul;36(7):1486-97. doi: 10.1007/s00268-012-1486-3.

Paget’s disease as a local recurrence after nipple-sparing mastectomy: clinical presentation, treatment, outcome, and risk factor analysis.
Lohsiriwat V, Martella S, Rietjens M, Botteri E, Rotmensz N, Mastropasqua MG, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Manconi A, Sommario M, Barbieri B, Cassilha M, Minotti I, Petit JY.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Jun;19(6):1850-5. doi: 10.1245/s10434-012-2226-5.

Locoregional recurrence risk after lipofilling in breast cancer patients.
Petit JY, Botteri E, Lohsiriwat V, Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Garusi C, Rossetto F, Martella S, Manconi A, Bertolini F, Curigliano G, Veronesi P, Santillo B, Rotmensz N.
Ann Oncol. 2012 Mar;23(3):582-8. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdr158.

Sarcoid-like reaction in breast cancer: a long-term follow-up series of eight patients.
Martella S, Lohsiriwat V, Barbalho DM, Della Vigna P, Bottiglieri L, Brambullo T, Gottardi A, Rietjens M, Petit JY.
Surg Today. 2012 Feb;42(3):259-63. doi: 10.1007/s00595-011-0084-6.

Nipple-sparing mastectomy–is it worth the risk?
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Lohsiriwat V, Rey P, Curigliano G, Martella S, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Manconi A, Botteri E, Didier F, Orecchia R, Rietjens M.
Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2011 Oct 25;8(12):742-7. doi: 10.1038/nrclinonc.2011.159.

Does a parent-reported history of pneumonia increase the likelihood of respiratory symptoms needing therapy in asthmatic children and adolescents?
Barreto M, Bonafoni S, Barberi S, La Penna F, Zambardi R, Martella S, Villa MP.
J Asthma. 2011 Sep;48(7):714-20. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2011.601779.

Safety of fat grafting in secondary breast reconstruction after cancer.
Rietjens M, De Lorenzi F, Rossetto F, Brenelli F, Manconi A, Martella S, Intra M, Venturino M, Lohsiriwat V, Ahmed Y, Petit JY.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Apr;64(4):477-83. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2010.06.024.

The Changing Face of Mastectomy (from Mutilation to Aid to Breast Reconstruction).
Zurrida S, Bassi F, Arnone P, Martella S, Del Castillo A, Ribeiro Martini R, Semenkiw ME, Caldarella P.
Int J Surg Oncol. 2011;2011:980158. doi: 10.1155/2011/980158.

A pyoderma gangrenosum following breast reconstruction: a rare cause of skin necrosis.
Rietjens M, Cuccia G, Brenelli F, Manconi A, Martella S, De Lorenzi F.
Breast J. 2010 Mar-Apr;16(2):200-2. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4741.2009.00887.x.

Acute radiation dermatitis in breast cancer: topical therapy with vitamin E acetate in lipophilic gel base.
Martella S, Rietjens M, Lohsiriwat V, Lazzari R, Vavassori A, Jereczek B, Lazzati V, Leonardi M, Petit J.
Ecancermedicalscience. 2010;4:190. doi: 10.3332/ecancer.2010.190.

Does nipple preservation in mastectomy improve satisfaction with cosmetic results, psychological adjustment, body image and sexuality?
Didier F, Radice D, Gandini S, Bedolis R, Rotmensz N, Maldifassi A, Santillo B, Luini A, Galimberti V, Scaffidi E, Lupo F, Martella S, Petit JY.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Dec;118(3):623-33. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-0238-4.

Severe skin necrosis after breast reconstruction with a transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase deficiency.
Martella S, Agazzi A, Petit JY, Barbosa F, Rietjens M, Letkus J, Brenelli F, Caldarella P, Chifu C, Luini A, Caliskan M.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2009 Oct;62(10):e356-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2008.02.040.

Nipple sparing mastectomy with nipple areola intraoperative radiotherapy: one thousand and one cases of a five years experience at the European institute of oncology of Milan (EIO).
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Orecchia R, Rey P, Martella S, Didier F, Viale G, Veronesi P, Luini A, Galimberti V, Bedolis R, Rietjens M, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Bosco R, Manconi A, Ivaldi GB, Youssef O.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Sep;117(2):333-8. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-0304-y.

Desmoid tumors of the anterior abdominal wall: results from a monocentric surgical experience and review of the literature.
Bertani E, Chiappa A, Testori A, Mazzarol G, Biffi R, Martella S, Pace U, Soteldo J, Vigna PD, Lembo R, Andreoni B.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Jun;16(6):1642-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-009-0439-z.

Sentinel node biopsy in patients with previous breast aesthetic surgery.
Rodriguez Fernandez J, Martella S, Trifirò G, Caliskan M, Chifu C, Brenelli F, Botteri E, Rossetto F, Rotmensz N, Rietjens M, Veronesi P.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Apr;16(4):989-92. doi: 10.1245/s10434-009-0349-0.

Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a series of 579 cases.
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Rey P, Rotmensz N, Botteri E, Rietjens M, Garusi C, De Lorenzi F, Martella S, Bosco R, Manconi A, Luini A, Galimberti V, Veronesi P, Ivaldi GB, Orecchia R.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Mar;114(1):97-101. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-9968-6.

8-Isoprostane in exhaled breath condensate and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in asthmatic children and adolescents.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Olita C, Martella S, Ciabattoni G, Montuschi P.
Chest. 2009 Jan;135(1):66-73. doi: 10.1378/chest.08-0722.

Oncological results of immediate breast reconstruction: long term follow-up of a large series at a single institution.
Petit JY, Gentilini O, Rotmensz N, Rey P, Rietjens M, Garusi C, Botteri E, De Lorenzi F, Martella S, Bosco R, Khuthaila DK, Luini A.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2008 Dec;112(3):545-9. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-9891-x.

Lupus mastitis in male mimicking a breast lump.
Martella S, Matthes AG, Bassi F, Fasani R, De Lorenzi F, Gatti G, Luini A.
Int J Surg. 2008 Dec;6(6):e67-9.

Surgical closure of chest wall in noninflammatory locally advanced breast carcinoma with ulceration of the skin.
Martella S, Caliskan M, Brenelli FP, Rossetto F, Aparecida De Oliveira H, De Brito Lima LN, Chifu C, Rodriguez-Fernandez J, Petit JY, Luini A.
Breast J. 2008 Jul-Aug;14(4):345-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4741.2008.00596.x.

Technical tricks to improve the cosmetic results of breast-conserving treatment.
Petit JY, De Lorenzi F, Rietjens M, Intra M, Martella S, Garusi C, Rey PC, Matthes AG.
Breast. 2007 Feb;16(1):13-6.

Non-invasive assessment of airway inflammation in ship-engine workers.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Corradi M, Barberi S, Monaco G, Martella S, Bohmerova Z, Sabatino G, Ronchetti R.
Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2006 Jul-Sep;19(3):601-8.

Nipple-sparing mastectomy in association with intra operative radiotherapy (ELIOT): A new type of mastectomy for breast cancer treatment.
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Orecchia R, Luini A, Rey P, Intra M, Didier F, Martella S, Rietjens M, Garusi C, DeLorenzi F, Gatti G, Leon ME, Casadio C.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2006 Mar;96(1):47-51.

Reduced exhaled nitric oxide in children after testing of maximal expiratory pressures.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Montesano M, Rennerova Z, Monti F, Darder MT, Martella S, Ronchetti R.
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2006 Feb;41(2):141-5.

When mastectomy becomes inevitable: the nipple-sparing approach.
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Luini A, Orecchia R, Rey PC, Martella S, Didier F, De Lorenzi F, Rietjens M, Garusi C, Sonzogni A, Galimberti V, Leida E, Lazzari R, Giraldo A.
Breast. 2005 Dec;14(6):527-31.

Systemic effects of surgery: quantitative analysis of circulating basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF), Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) in patients with breast cancer who underwent limited or extended surgery.
Curigliano G, Petit JY, Bertolini F, Colleoni M, Peruzzotti G, de Braud F, Gandini S, Giraldo A, Martella S, Orlando L, Munzone E, Pietri E, Luini A, Goldhirsch A.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2005 Sep;93(1):35-40.

Evaluation of skin perfusion after nipple-sparing mastectomy by indocyanine green dye. Preliminary results.
De Lorenzi F, Yamaguchi S, Petit JY, Rietjens M, Garusi C, Martella S, Rey PC, Gennari R.
J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2005 Sep;24(3):347-54.

Why Chlamydia pneumoniae is associated with asthma and other chronic conditions? Suggestions from a survey in unselected 9 yr old schoolchildren.
Ronchetti R, Biscione GL, Ronchetti F, Ronchetti MP, Martella S, Falasca C, Casini C, Barreto M, Villa MP.
Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2005 Mar;16(2):145-50.

Additive effect of eosinophilia and atopy on exhaled nitric oxide levels in children with or without a history of respiratory symptoms.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Monti F, Bohmerova Z, Martella S, Montesano M, Darder MT, Ronchetti R.
Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2005 Feb;16(1):52-8.

Glycoconjugate histochemistry and nNOS immunolocalization in the mantle and foot epithelia of Tapes philippinarum (bivalve mollusc).
Calabro C, Albanese MP, Martella S, Licata P, Lauriano ER, Bertuccio C, Licata A.
Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2005;43(3):151-6.

Morphological, histochemical and immunohistochemical study of the gill epithelium in the abyssal teleost fish Coelorhynchus coelorhynchus.
Calabrò C, Albanese MP, Lauriano ER, Martella S, Licata A.
Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2005;43(1):51-6.

Skin reactivity to histamine and codeine in unselected 9-year-old children from Italy, Poland and Libya.
Ronchetti R, Villa MP, Bohmerova Z, Martella S, Falasca C, Barreto M, Lesiak-Bednarek A, Al-Bousafy A, Al-Tubuly A, Zakrzewski J, Haluszka J.
Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2004 Oct;135(2):136-42.

The “perfusion map" of the unipedicled TRAM flap to reduce postoperative partial necrosis.
Yamaguchi S, De Lorenzi F, Petit JY, Rietjens M, Garusi C, Giraldo A, Rey PC, Urban C, Martella S, Bosco R.
Ann Plast Surg. 2004 Sep;53(3):205-9.

Immediate skin reactivity to histamine and to allergens in cohorts of 9-year-old schoolchildren studied 16 years apart.
Ronchetti R, Villa MP, Pagani J, Martella S, Guglielmi F, Paggi B, Bohmerova Z, Falasca C, Barreto M.
Clin Exp Allergy. 2003 Sep;33(9):1232-7.

Skin reactivity to histamine and to allergens in unselected 9-year-old children living in Poland and Italy.
Ronchetti R, Haluszka J, Martella S, Falasca C, Guglielmi F, Parmiani S, Zakrzewski J, Bednarek AL, Barreto M, Villa MP.
Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2003 Jun;14(3):201-6.

The nipple-sparing mastectomy: early results of a feasibility study of a new application of perioperative radiotherapy (ELIOT) in the treatment of breast cancer when mastectomy is indicated.
Petit JY, Veronesi U, Orecchia R, Rey P, Didier F, Giraldo A, Luini A, De Lorenzi F, Rietjens M, Garusi C, Intra M, Yamaguchi S, Martella S.
Tumori. 2003 May-Jun;89(3):288-91.

Immunohistochemical localization of nNOS and VIP in the mantle integument of the mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis.
Licata A, Ainis L, Martella S, Ricca MB, Licata P, Pergolizzi S, Calabrò C, Zaccone G.
Acta Histochem. 2003;105(2):143-9.

Nasal cellularity in 183 unselected schoolchildren aged 9 to 11 years.
Ronchetti R, Villa MP, Martella S, La Grutta S, Ronchetti F, Biscione GL, Pagani J, Falasca C, Guglielmi F, Barreto M.
Pediatrics. 2002 Dec;110(6):1137-42.

Immunohistochemical localization of nNOS in the skin and nerve fibers of the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris L. (Annelida Oligochaeta).
Licata A, Ainis L, Martella S, Ricca MB, Licata P, Lauriano ER, Zaccone G.
Acta Histochem. 2002;104(3):289-95.

Causes of death in over-85-year-old hospitalized patients: a retrospective study.
Martella S, Cicconetti P, Tafaro L, Zannino G, Tedeschi G, Lorido A, Tombesi F, Casagrande Raffi I, Marigliano V.
Arch Gerontol Geriatr Suppl. 2002;8:199-207.

Lectin histochemistry of epidermal glandular cells in the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris (Annelida Oligochaeta).
Licata A, Mauceri A, Ainis L, Martella S, Ricca MB, Licata P, Amato A.
Eur J Histochem. 2002;46(2):173-8.

Exhaled nitric oxide in asthmatic and non-asthmatic children: influence of type of allergen sensitization and exposure to tobacco smoke.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Martella S, Ronchetti F, Darder MT, Falasca C, Pagani J, Massa F, Ronchetti R.
Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2001 Oct;12(5):247-56.

Off-line exhaled nitric oxide measurements in children.
Barreto M, Villa MP, Martella S, Falasca C, Guglielmi F, Pagani J, Darder MT, Ronchetti R.
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2001 Aug;32(2):159-67.

Changes over 13 years in skin reactivity to histamine in cohorts of children aged 9-13 years.
Ronchetti R, Pia Villa M, Ciofetta G, Barreto M, Falasca C, Martella S.
Allergy. 2001 May;56(5):436-41.

Is the increase in childhood asthma coming to an end? Findings from three surveys of schoolchildren in Rome, Italy.
Ronchetti R, Villa MP, Barreto M, Rota R, Pagani J, Martella S, Falasca C, Paggi B, Guglielmi F, Ciofetta G.
Eur Respir J. 2001 May;17(5):881-6.

An investigation on behavioral problems in centenarians.
Tafaro L, Cicconetti P, Martella S, Tedeschi G, Zannino G, Troisi G, Pastena I, Fioravanti M, Marigliano V.
Arch Gerontol Geriatr Suppl. 2001;7:375-8.

[Results of laparoscopic bilateral varicocelectomy].
Pianalto B, Bonanni G, Martella S, Renier M, Ancona E.
Ann Ital Chir. 2000 Sep-Oct;71(5):587-91; discussion 591-2. Italian.

Immunohistochemical localization of calcium-binding proteins (CaBPs) in the epidermis of the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris (Annelida, Oligochaeta).
Licata A, Mauceri A, Ricca MB, Lo Cascio P, Martella S, Amato A.
Acta Histochem. 2000 May;102(2):159-66.

Immunohistochemical localization of bioactive substances in the epidermis of the earthworm, Lumbricus terrestris (Annelida, oligochaeta).
Licata A, Mauceri A, Ainis L, Martella S, Ricca MB, Lauriano ER, Amato A.
Eur J Histochem. 1998;42(4):303-8.

Bronchoalveolar lavage cell analysis in a child with chronic lipid pneumonia.
Midulla F, Strappini PM, Ascoli V, Villa MP, Indinnimeo L, Falasca C, Martella S, Ronchetti R.
Eur Respir J. 1998 Jan;11(1):239-42.

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