Giovanni Passaretti



Dr. Giovanni Passaretti is a urologist in the Urology Department of the IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele Turro, headed by Dr. Franco Gaboardi.

After graduating from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Bologna Alma Mater Studiorum in 2001, in 2014 he majored with honors in urology at the same university.

From a clinical point of view, the doctor mainly deals with oncological pathology of the urinary system: robot-assisted radical prostatectomy, laparoscopic/robotic radical nephrectomy, robotic partial nephrectomy. He also deals with: endoscopy for neoplasms of the bladder (TURB), endoscopy for prostatic hyperplasia (HOLEP), endourology for the treatment of urinary stones (URS/RIRS), andrological pathology (varicocele, hydrocele, excision of the foreskin, corporoplasty).

He constantly participates as a speaker at national and international congresses.

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Latest publications

Minimally-invasive robotic pyeloplasty: the 'window technique'
Cent European J Urol. 2019;72(3):331. doi: 10.5173/ceju.2019.1960. Epub 2019 Aug 29.PMID: 31720040
Gaboardi F, Smelzo S, Mantica G, Marchi D, Passaretti G, Pini G, Saitta G, Suardi N.
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Inguinal canal tumors of adulthood
Anticancer Res. 2013 Jun;33(6):2361-8.PMID: 23749883 Review.
Vagnoni V, Brunocilla E, Schiavina R, Borghesi M, Passaretti G, Gentile G, Fiorentino M, Martorana G.
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Robotic-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty with the use of the Contour™ stent: description of the technique and analysis of outcomes after the first 30 cases.
Cent European J Urol. 2019;72(1):51-53. doi: 10.5173/ceju.2018.1844. Epub 2019 Jan 4.PMID: 31011440
Gaboardi F, Mantica G, Smelzo S, Pini G, Marchi D, Passaretti G, Saitta G, Rigatti L, Suardi N.
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Developing a five-step training model for transperineal prostate biopsies in a naïve residents' group: a prospective observational randomised study of two different techniques
World J Urol. 2019 Sep;37(9):1845-1850. doi: 10.1007/s00345-018-2599-6. Epub 2018 Dec 10.PMID: 30535716
Mantica G, Pacchetti A, Aimar R, Cerasuolo M, Dotta F, Olivero A, Pini G, Passaretti G, Maffezzini M, Terrone C
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Robotic laparoendoscopic single-site radical prostatectomy (R-LESS-RP) with daVinci Single-Site® platform. Concept and evolution of the technique following an IDEAL phase 1
J Robot Surg. 2019 Apr;13(2):215-226. doi: 10.1007/s11701-018-0839-9. Epub 2018 Jul 17.PMID: 30019228
Gaboardi F, Pini G, Suardi N, Montorsi F, Passaretti G, Smelzo S.
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Hospital care in Departments defined as COVID-free: A proposal for a safe hospitalization protecting healthcare professionals and patients not affected by COVID-19
Arch Ital Urol Androl. 2020 Apr 24;92(2). doi: 10.4081/aiua.2020.2.67.PMID: 32597101
Leonardi R, Bellinzoni P, Broglia L, Colombo R, De Marchi D, Falcone L, Giusti G, Grasso V, Mantica G, Passaretti G, Proietti S, Russo A, Saitta G, Smelzo S, Suardi N, Gaboardi F.
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Robotic surgery in patients with achondroplastic dwarfism: evaluation of risks and issues in an anatomical challenging bilateral partial nephrectomy
J Robot Surg. 2019 Dec;13(6):783-786. doi: 10.1007/s11701-018-00904-z. Epub 2019 Jan 23.PMID: 30673980
Smelzo S, Mantica G, Suardi N, Passaretti G, De Marchi D, Pini G, Oreggia D, Gaboardi F
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Testicular sclerosing Sertoli cell tumor: an additional case and review of the literature
Anticancer Res. 2012 Nov;32(11):5127-30.PMID: 23155292
Brunocilla E, Pultrone CV, Schiavina R, Rocca C, Passaretti G, Corti B, Martorana G.
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Epithelioid sarcoma of the penis: a case report
J Sex Med. 2013 Nov;10(11):2871-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2012.02774.x. Epub 2012 May 22.PMID: 22616634
Colombo F, Franceschelli A, Schiavina R, Gentile G, Passaretti G, Martorana G.
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Perioperative complications and mortality after radical cystectomy when using a standardized reporting methodology
Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2013 Jun;11(2):189-97. doi: 10.1016/j.clgc.2012.12.003. Epub 2013 Jan 16.PMID: 23332639
Schiavina R, Borghesi M, Guidi M, Vagnoni V, Zukerman Z, Pultrone C, Passaretti G, Romagnoli D, Bianchi L, Morselli-Labate A, Brunocilla E, Garofalo M, Manferrari F, Concetti S, Martorana G.
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Massive hematuria due to ruptured iatrogenic aortic pseudoaneurysm: a case report
Arch Ital Urol Androl. 2013 Jun 24;85(2):96-8. doi: 10.4081/aiua.2013.2.96.PMID: 23820658
Vagnoni V, Gaudiano C, Passaretti G, Schiavina R, Brunocilla E, Pultrone CV, Borghesi M, Martorana G.
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Molecular diagnostic tools for the detection of nodal micrometastases in prostate cancer patients undergoing radical prostatectomy with extended pelvic lymph node dissection: a prospective study
Urologia. 2012 Dec 30;79 Suppl 19:141-6. doi: 10.5301/RU.2012.9417.PMID: 22865337
Vagnoni V, Schiavina R, Romagnoli D, Borghesi M, Passaretti G, Dababneh H, Concetti S, Martorana G.
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