Lorenzo Zaffiri, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Genome Ct Msrb2 2073, Box 103000, Durham, NC 27710
Email address lorenzo.zaffiri@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Department Of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep And Occupational Medicine, Indiana University, School of Medicine, 2013 - 2016
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Michigan State University, 2010 - 2013
  • Fellow in Infectious and Tropical Disease, Department Of Infectious And Tropical Disease, Sapienza University of Rome (Italy), 2004 - 2007
  • M.D., Sapienza University of Rome (Italy), 2004

Publications

Zaffiri, L., K. Rothhaar, A. J. Fisher, E. A. Mickler, M. Yoshimoto, and D. S. Wilkes. “Innate-Like B1 B Cells Recognize Type V Collagen As A Danger Signal And Initiate Humoral Immune Response.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 193. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Oberle, Amber, Khalil Diab, Lorenzo Zaffiri, and Aliya Noor. “Getting the Wind Knocked out of Your Chest: A Case of Endobronchial Valve Placement for Bronchocutaneous Fistula Following Thoracoplasty for Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Aspergillosis.” Chest 148, no. 4 (October 2015): 841A-841A. https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.2225466.

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Zaffiri, L., N. L. Sigua, and G. Bosslet. “Changing Patters Of Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia In Immunocompromised Patients.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 191. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2015.

Scholars@Duke

Zaffiri, L., M. Scott, Y. Yuan, and C. R. Sears. “Rare Case Of Cyanosis: Severe Acute Lidocaine-Induced Methemoglobinemia Due To Local Anesthetic.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Zaffiri, Lorenzo, Gabriella d’Ettorre, Giancarlo Ceccarelli, Mauro Andreotti, Sonia Marcellini, Noemi Giustini, Tommaso Ascoli-Bartoli, Claudio M. Mastroianni, Stefano Vella, and Vincenzo Vullo. “Recovery of interleukin-17 production from interleukin-15-stimulated CD4+ mononuclear cells in HIV-1-infected patients with sustained viral suppression.” J Interferon Cytokine Res 34, no. 1 (January 2014): 35–40. https://doi.org/10.1089/jir.2012.0011.

PMID
24102576
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Boyaji, Shafik, Lorenzo Zaffiri, Elizabeth Steensma, Imad Bagh, Giovanni Castellucci, Mark Remmler, James Kraatz, et al. “Caught in Transit. A Case of Paradoxical Embolism in Patient With a PFO: The Role of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.” Chest 144, no. 4 (October 2013): 343A-343A. https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.1700508.

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Zaffiri, Lorenzo, Shafik Boyaji, Imad Bagh, and Mark Loehrke. “Rapid Clinical and Radiological Improvement of ANCA-Negative Limited Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis Induced by Rituximab: Is the B Cell Depletion?” Chest 144, no. 4 (October 2013): 961A-961A. https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.1701151.

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Zaffiri, Lorenzo, Rasha Abdulmassih, Shafik Boyaji, Imad Bagh, Amanda R. Campbell, and Mark E. Loehrke. “Brain abscess induced by Propionibacterium acnes in a patient with severe chronic sinusitis.” New Microbiol 36, no. 3 (July 2013): 325–29.

PMID
23912875
Scholars@Duke

Zaffiri, Lorenzo, Rajanshu Verma, Kevin Struzzieri, Joanne Monterroso, Donald H. Batts, and Mark E. Loehrke. “Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome involving the central nervous system in a patient with HIV infection: a case report and review of literature.” New Microbiol 36, no. 1 (January 2013): 89–92.

PMID
23435821
Scholars@Duke

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