Federica Furfaro



Dr. Federica Furfaro is a gastroenterologist at the Department of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy at the Ospedale San Raffaele directed by Professor Silvio Danese.

After graduating in medicine and surgery in 2007, she specialized in Gastroenetrology and Digestive Endoscopy in 2012 and received a PhD in 2015.

To date, she is practicing at the Gastroenterology Outpatient Clinic and is involved in digestive endoscopy and abdominal, bowel and transperineal ultrasound.

Dr. Furfaro specializes in treatment of chronic inflammatory bowel disease.

Dr. Federica Furfaro is sub-investigator and principal investigator of several observational and interventional clinical trials, especially for patients with chronic inflammatory bowel disease.

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Latest publications

Gastrointestinal system, COVID-19 and potential mechanisms associated with coagulopathy
Curr Drug Targets. 2022 Sep 22
Furfaro F, Gabbiadini R, D'Amico F, Zilli A, Buono AD, Allocca M, Fiorino G, Danese S.
Reproducibility of the electronic chromoendoscopy PICaSSO score (Paddington International Virtual ChromoendoScopy ScOre) in ulcerative colitis using multiple endoscopic platforms: a prospective multicenter international study (with video)
Gastrointest Endosc. 2022 Jul;96(1):73-83.
Cannatelli R, Bazarova A, Furfaro F, Parigi TL, Zardo D, Nardone OM, Spaggiari P, Villanacci V, Cadei M, Labarile N, Smith SCL, Danese S, Ghosh S, Iacucci M.
Bowel ultrasound score is accurate in assessing response to therapy in patients with Crohn's disease
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2022 Feb;55(4):446-454
Allocca M, Craviotto V, Dell'Avalle C, Furfaro F, Zilli A, D'Amico F, Bonovas S, Peyrin-Biroulet L, Fiorino G, Danese S.
An Unusual Case of Cardiac Involvement in Crohn's Disease
Gastroenterology. 2021 Aug;161(2):431-433.
Furfaro F, Solitano V, Danese S.
Bowel Ultrasound in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: How Far in the Grayscale? Life (Basel)
2021 Jul 4;11(7):649.
Furfaro F, Dal Buono A, Allocca M, D'Amico F, Zilli A, Gabbiadini R, Danese S.
TL1A: A New Potential Target in the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Curr Drug Targets. 2021 Jan 20.
Furfaro F, Alfarone L, Gilardi D, Correale C, Allocca M, Fiorino G, Argollo M, Zilli A, Zacharopoulou E, Loy L, Roda G, Danese S.

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