Personal data Dr. Marco Cosentino

marco_cosentinoMARCO COSENTINO
Born in Caltagirone (CT- Itàlia) el 19/12/1978
Resident in Barcelona.

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Academic training

  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery (vote 107/110) from 30/10/2003, University of Catania;
  • Specialization in Urology (70/70 cum laude) 09/01/2009, Postgraduate School of Urology at the University of Padua, Director Prof. Walter Artibani.

Thesis specialties: Concordance between histological biopsy and final histology in patients with renal cancer

  • Fellow of the European Board of Urology F.E.B.U. from 06/06/2009;
  • PhD in Surgery, 08/07/2013, (European Doctor cum laude) Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.

Thesis title: Radical Cystectomy and urinary diversion: is there a role for bowel in the future?

  • Specialization in Andrology, (01/06/2013 – 30/06/2015) Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Fundaciò Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain.

Professional and Clinical Experience

  • 19 June 2015. Sevilla, Clinica Santa Isabel, Sevilla, Spain. Training in Prostatic Enucleation of Prostate, 6th Course TURIS;
  • From June 2013 a Junio 2015 Deputy Medical Andrology Service Foundation Puigvert, Barcelona, Learning theorists and Conocimientos prácticos on Diagnostic and Treatment of erectile masculinos the disturbances in the diagnosis and tratamiento de los problemas Fertility of male and female, as first operator realizando Procedimientos surgical específicos;
  • 10-12 Aprile 2014, “XX Theoretical-Practical Course of Microsurgery (Vasovasostomy) “. Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery Jesus Uson, Caceres, Spain, N- ACTA: 12978;
  • From November 2012 to May 2013 Deputy Medical Unit Urology Functional Women i urodynamic Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, consolidating theoretical and practical knowledge in the study and management of pee incontinence male and female, performing as first surgeon procedures for treatment of male urinary incontinence i female in full autonomy and performing urodynamic studies for the diagnosis of incontinence and functional disorders of the bladder;
  • From April 2012 to October 2012, Deputy Medical Oncology Unit of Urology, Pediatric Urology Endoscopy i Puigvert Foundation, Barcelona, performing as first quirurgo endoscopic procedures and lower and higher quirurgia in full autonomy;
  • From April 2011 to March 2012 Deputy Medical Unit of Pediatric Urology Puigvert Foundation, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. Strengthening clinical and surgical expertise in the field of Pediatric Urology especially in medical, endoscopic and surgical treatment of enuresis, functional disorders of the bladder, vesicoureteral reflux, urinary stones and various other pediatric diseases urogenital;
  • From October 2010 to April 2011, Deputy Medical Unitat of Urology Functional Women i urodynamic Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, performing as first quirurgo procedures for the treatment of male urinary incontinence i female and obtaining full autonomy in the conduct of studies urodynamic diagnosis by i functional incontinence bladder disorders;
  • From October 2009 to September 2010 Fellow of the Uro-Oncology Unit of the Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, performing as first quirurgo endoscopic procedures, most quirurgia and Laparoscopy.

Publications Last 4 Years

  • Cosentino M, Kanashiro A, Vives A, Sanchez J, Peraza MF, Moreno D, Perona J, De Marco V, Ruiz-Castañe E, Sarquella J. Surgical treatment of Peyronie’s disease with small intestinal submucosa graft patch. Int J Impot Res. 2016 Mar 31. doi: 10.1038/ijir.2016.10. [Epub ahead of print];
  • Cosentino V, Fratter A, Cosentino M. Anti-inflammatory effects exerted by Killox®, an innovative formulation of food supplement with curcumin, in urology. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2016 Apr;20(7):1390-8;
  • Vives Á, Vazquez A, Rajmil O, Cosentino M. Urethral condylomas in men: experience in 123 patients without previous treatment. Int J STD AIDS. 2015 Feb 22. pii: 0956462415574627. [Epub ahead of print];
  • Cosentino M, Sarquella J, Ruiz Castañe E. PRIAPISM SECONDARY TO TAMSULOSIN: A CASE REPORT. Revista International de Andrologia Jul 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.androl.2014.07.007;
  • Cosentino M, Algaba F, Saldaña L, Bujons A, Caffaratti J, Garat JM, Villavicencio H. JUVENILE GRANULOSA CELL TUMOR OF THE TESTIS: A BILATERAL AND SYNCHRONOUS CASE. SHOULD TESTIS-SPARING SURGERY BE MANDATORY? Urology. 2014 Sep;84(3):694-6. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.05.006. Epub 2014 Jul 19;
  • Cosentino M, Caffaratti J, Bujons A, Garat JM, Villavicencio H. TRATAMIENTO ENDOSCOPICO DEL REFLUJO VESICO-URETERAL. Published in “Focus” n.6, May 2014, 25-28;
  • Cosentino M, Caffaratti J, Bujons A, Garat JM, Villavicencio H. VESICO-URETERAL REFUX, ENDOSCOPIC MANAGEMENT. Arch Argent Pediatr. 2013 Aug;111(4):349-52. doi: 10.1590/S0325-00752013000400021;
  • Cosentino M.: “Alloplastic bladder substitution: are we making progress?”. Beyond the Abstract initiative. Published on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. Descargalo aquí;
  • Cosentino M, Breda A, Sanguedolce F, Landman J, Stolzenburg J-U, Verze P, Rassweiler J, Van Poppel H, Klingler HC, Janetschek G, Celia A, Kim FJ, Thalmann G, Nagele U, Mogorovich A, Bolenz C, Knoll T, Porpiglia F, Alvarez-Maestro M, Francesca F, Deho F, Eggener S, Abbou C, Meng MV, Aron M, Laguna P, Mladenov D, D’Addessi A, Bove P, Schiavina R, De Cobelli O, Merseburger AS, Dalpiaz O, D’Ancona FCH, Polascik TJ, Muschter R, Leppert TJ,Villavicencio H. THE USE OF MANNITOL IN PARTIAL AND LIVE DONOR NEPHRECTOMY: AN INTERNATIONAL SURVEY. World Journal of Urology 2012 Dic 15. WJUR2604R2. Volume 31, Issue 4 (2013), Page 977-982;
  • Cosentino M, Gaya J.M., Breda A, Palou J, Villavicencio H: ALLOPLASTIC BLADDER SUBSTITUTION: ARE WE MAKING PROGRESS? Int Urol Nephrol. Oct;44(5):1295-303. doi: 10.1007/s11255-012-0249-2. Epub 2012 Jul 21;
  • Gaya JM, Palou J, Cosentino M, Patiño D, Rodríguez-Faba O, Villavicencio H. A SECOND TRANSURETHRAL RESECTION COULD BE NOT NECESSARY IN ALL HUGH GRADE NON-MUSCLE-INVASIVE BLADDER TUMORS. Actas Urol Esp. Vol 36, Num 9, 2012 English, Spanish;
  • Cosentino M, Palou-Redorta J, Gaya-Sopena JM, Gich I, Breda A, Rodriguez-Faba O, Villavicencio-Mavrich H.: UPPER URINARY TRACT UROTHELIAL CELL CARCINOMA: LOCATION AS A PREDICTIVE FACTOR FOR CONCOMITANT BLADDER CARCINOMA. World J Urol. Epub 2012 May 3;
  • Cosentino M, A Breda, Sánchez-Martín FM, J Palou, J Caffaratti, H Villavicencio. “¿ES POSIBLE UNA VEJIGA ARTIFICIAL? PROGRESOS EN LAS ÚLTIMAS DÉCADAS”. Actas Fundació Puigvert Vol- 31, n.2-2012 pag 41-52;
  • J Caffaratti Sfulcini, JR Perez Carral, M Cosentino, A Bujons, JM Garat Barredo, H Villavicencio Mavrich. ACTUALIZACIÓN EN EL MANEJO DE LA LITIASIS PEDIÁTRICA. Rev Esp Pediatr 2012; 68(4): 295-301;

Scientific Research in International Projects

  • Single-Point contact of the International Cooperation Project under the 7th Framework Programme, Proposal entitled: “Integrated biomaterials and electronic components for a patient-controlled biofunctional artificial bladder”. Programme: Theme 4 – NMP – Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and new Production Technologies. Call identifier: FP7-NMP-2011-SMALL-5 Stage 1. Proposal No: 280652-1 BioBladder CP-FP. Project do not passed stage 1 of the proposal;
  • Coordinator of the International Cooperation Project Under the 7th Framework Programme: “An urothelial mimicking patient-controlled bio-artificial neo-bladder integrating biologic, biomaterials and electronic components”. Call identifier: FP7-HEALTH-2012-INNOVATION-2; Proposal reference number: 304777-1; Call: FP7-HEALTH-2012-INNOVATION-2; Proposal acronym: Bio-Artificial Bladder. Project failed to pass stage 2 of the proposal.

Download the latest articless

  • Alloplastic bladder substitution: are we making progress?
  • Vesicoureteral reflux. endoscopic treatment
  • Improvement of seminal parameters and pregnancy rates after antegrade sclerotherapy of internal spermatic veins.
  • Is repercutaneous nephrolithotomy a safe and efective precedure for treatment of renal stones in children?
  • Juvenile Granulosa Cell Tumor of the Testis: A Bilateral and Synchronous Case. Should Testis-sparing Surgery Be Mandatory?
  • Laparoscopic Management of Spontaneous Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage
  • Actualización en el manejo de la Litiasi Pediatrica
  • The use of mannitol in partial and live donor nephrectomy: an international survey
  • Priapism secondary to tamsulosin: A case report
  • Prostate Biopsy: The Transperineal Approach
  • La re-resección transuretral puede no ser necesaria en todos los tumores vesicales no músculo-invasivos de alto grado
  • Can Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors be Discontinued in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma and a Complete Response to Treatment? A Multicentre, Retrospective Analysis
  • Upper urinary tract urothelial cell carcinoma: location as a predictive factor for concomitant bladder carcinoma
  • Urethral condylomas in men: experience in 123 patients without previous treatment