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Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) with Unusual Trigger.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):101

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January 2019
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Varicella Zoster Virus and Neurological Complications.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):99

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January 2019
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Indian Consensus on Diagnosis of Cough at Primary Care Setting.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):92-98

Consultant Chest Physician, Rakshit Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019
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Revisiting Medicinal Leeches.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):91

Professor of Medicine (Retd.), TN Medical College, Hon. Physician, Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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January 2019
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Myocardial Infarction in a Patient with a Rare Coronary Anomaly.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):88-89

Professor and HOD, Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal.

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January 2019

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome in Dengue Fever.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):86-87

Professor, Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata West Bengal.

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January 2019

Hyponatremia Due to Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency.

Authors:
Anuj Sarma

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):85-86

Anaesthesist, Critical Care Specialist, Postdoctoral Diploma in Cardiology, Downtown Hospital, Guwahati, Assam.

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January 2019
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Basidiobolomycosis - Miss Me; It Hurts You.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):83-84

Assistant Professor of Pathology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019

Biliary Ascariasis Mimicking as Choledocholithiasis on Endoscopic Ultrasound.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):81-82

Director, Institute of Digestive Disease and Hepatobiliary Sciences, Medanta-The Medicity Gurgaon, Haryana.

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January 2019
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Takayasu Arteritis with Atrial Septal Defect Presenting as Sterile Corneal Melt.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):80-81

5HOD and Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Medicine, Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019
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Finding the Hidden-cerebellopontine Angle Neurocysticercosis.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):78-79

Visiting Consultant, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Superspeciality Hospital, Kakryal, Jammu.

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January 2019

Thyrolipomatosis: A Rare Fat Containing Lesion diffusely Infiltrating Throughout the Thyroid Gland.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):77

Radiodiagnosis, Geetanjali Medical College and Hospital / Geetanjali University, Udaipur, Rajasthan.

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January 2019

An unusual Location of Primary Extradural Meningioma.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):76

Senior Resident, Imperial Cancer Hospital and Reserarch Centre, Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore, Karnataka.

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January 2019

Comprehensive Cancer Care: The Need of the Hour.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):74-75

Consultant Haematologist, Little Flower Hospital and Research Centre, Angamaly, Kerala.

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January 2019

Avoiding Type 2 Diabetes Express Highway from Infancy to Old Age - Focus on Newer Risk Factors.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):68-72

Tutor, YMT Dental College, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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January 2019

Pulmonary Involvement in Peoples Living with HIV (PLHIV).

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):58-61

Intern, Dr. V.M. Govt. Medical College, Solapur, Maharashtra.

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January 2019

Infections and HLH - Experience from a Tertiary Care Centre.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):54-57

Junior Consultant, Internal Medicine, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, West Bengal.

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January 2019
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Study on Assessment of Thyroid Status among Critically Ill Patients Admitted in a Tertiary Care Hospital.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):46-48

Former Professor and HOD Katuri Medical College, Consultant Physician, Ramesh Hospital, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh.

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January 2019

Microbial Pattern in Acute Exacerbation of COPD and its Relevance to COPD Severity.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):44-46

Associate Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

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January 2019

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with STEMI: A Single-Center Experience.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):40-43

Senior Consultant and Interventional Cardiologist, Department of Cardiology, Asian Institute of Medical Sciences, Faridabad.

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January 2019

Impact of Nocturnal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on Clinical and Spirometric Lung Functions in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):37-39

Resident, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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January 2019
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Co-relation of Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis with Vitamin B12 and Homocysteine Levels in a Tertiary Care Centre.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):34-37

Dean, B.J. Government Medical, College, Pune and Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune, Maharashtra.

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January 2019
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Serum Zinc Level in Decompensated Liver Disease and its Correlation with Stage of Hepatic Encephalopathy.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):30-32

Senior Resident, Institute of Internal Medicine Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019
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A Study of Relation of CPK-MB Levels with ECG Parameters in Organophosphorous Poisoning Cases.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):26-29

Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer, Rajasthan.

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January 2019
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Etiology of Classic Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO) among Immunocompetent Indian Adults.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):21-26

Professor, Department of Geriatrics, Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019
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Occupational Exposure to Blood and Body Fluids among Post-graduate Students in Tamilnadu: A Cross-sectional Study.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):18-20

Professor of General Medicine, Coimbatore Medical College Hospital, Tamil Nadu.

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January 2019

Clinicoradiological Profile and Outcome of Patients with Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome.

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):13-16

2Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and Head of Department, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Mission Hospital, Durgapur, West Bengal.

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January 2019

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome: Not Always Posterior, Not always Reversible.

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Vishal Gupta

J Assoc Physicians India 2019 Jan;67(1):11-12

Associate Professor, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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January 2019

Neglected Tropical Diseases Vs Tuberculosis in HIV-A Cohort Study.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):101

Physician cum Nodal Officer, ART Center, District Hospital, Khagaria, Bihar.

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May 2018
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Pyelonephritis Due to Dual Infection in a Diabetic Patient.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):100-1

Professor, Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

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May 2018
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Interstitial Lung Disease at High Altitude.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):99-100

Assistant Director of Medical Services, Apollo Hospitals Guwahati, Assam.

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Capsule Endoscopy.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):98

Professor of Medicine (Retd.), TN Medical College, Hon. Physician, Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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An Unusual Sequelae of Uncomplicated Vivax Malaria.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):88-9

Professor, Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

Albeit malaria is a common health problem in many parts of the world, the entity of post-malaria neurological syndrome (PMNS) is not well recognized. This is a rare entity of neurological and psychiatric manifestations described in patients with falciparum malaria which usually develops within 2 months of recovery from the illness. It has been reported in 1. Read More

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May 2018
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Acquired Factor VII Deficiency in Association with Pyelonephritis.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):95-6

Junior Resident, SGRD-IMSAR, Sri Amritsar, Punjab.

Acquired factor VII (FVII) deficiency in the absence of vitamin K deficiency, oral, synthetic liver dysfunction, or DIC is rare, with only a handful of cases published in literature. Congenital deficiency of FVII is well known but, little is known about secondary FVII deficiency and its management. The knowledge of this syndrome should avoid false diagnosis of congenital factor VII deficiency. Read More

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May 2018
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Primary Tubercular Granulomatous Thyroiditis, Presenting as Thyroid Nodule with Hyperthyroidism, Pyrexia of Unknown Origin and Severe Anemia.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):94-5

NIMS Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan.

Tuberculosis of Thyroid gland is a rare entity even in countries with high prevalence of tuberculosis. The patients present with a broad spectrum of manifestations ranging from an isolated painful nodule to frank hyperthyroidism. We report an interesting case of primary tubercular granulomatous thyroiditis, presenting as a thyroid nodule with pyrexia of unknown origin, hyperthyroidism and severe anaemia which responded to anti tubercular and anti-inflammatory treatment with complete recovery, as evidenced by blood reports and CT scan reports. Read More

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May 2018
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Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma of Larynx.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):91-3

Department of Pathology, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital, Sangrur, Punjab (a unit of Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai).

Extranodal lymphomas of the larynx are very rare, accounting for less than 1% of laryngeal tumours. This study aims to report a case of diffuse large B cell lymphoma of the larynx treated at a newly commissioned cancer centre in semi-urban part of northern India. The case record of a patient of diffuse large B cell lymphoma of larynx was retrospectively reviewed. Read More

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May 2018
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Polycythemia Rubra Vera Presenting as Unilateral Clubbing Due to Left Subclavian Artery Thrombosis.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):90-1

Professor, Govt. Medical College, Calicut, Kerala.

We report the case of a 29 year old male who presented with burning pain in the tips of fingers of left hand and recurrent episodes of amarausis fugax. Examination revealed polycythemia, unilateral clubbing with positive Adson's test in left upper limb. Evaluation revealed thrombosis of the left subclavian artery in CT angiography. Read More

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May 2018
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Hot Cross Bun Sign - Multisystem Atrophy (Cerebellar Type).

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):87

Post Graduates in General Medicine, Govt. Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College Hospital, Salem, Tamil Nadu.

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May 2018
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Pseudohypotension.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):86

KGS Scan Centre, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.

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Powering Precision' in OAD Management....from Diagnosis to Delivery.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):83-5

Medical Services, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Achieving asthma control remains an elusive goal for the majority of patients worldwide. Pressurized metered-dose inhalers (pMDIs) are the cornerstone of asthma treatment. Despite a better understanding of the pathophysiology of asthma, presence of reliable diagnostic tools, availability of a wide array of effective and affordable inhaled drugs and simplified national and international asthma management guidelines, asthma remains poorly managed in India. Read More

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Pharmaco-invasive Therapy with Fibrinolytic Agents: A Potent Lifesaving Reperfusion Strategy in STEMI Patients in Metro/Tier-I Cities in India.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):76-82

Abbott Health Care Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Background: Primary Sjogren's Syndrome (pSS) with Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis(HPP) whether an association or a different clinical subset needs review.

Aim: To generate a consensus on the importance of pharmaco-invasive therapy for STEMI patients when primary PCI cannot be expeditiously performed in metro and tier-I cities in India.

Methodology: A total of 8 expert panel groups comprising 48 experts from Cardiology specialty in India were convened. Read More

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May 2018
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Efficacy and Safety of Levocloperastine in the Treatment of Dry Cough: A Prospective Observational Study.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):71-5

Consultant - Chest Physician and Interventional Pulmonologist, Shanti Devi Clinic, Delhi.

Purpose/aim: To evaluate effectiveness and safety of Levocloperastine in the treatment of dry cough in adult Indian patients.

Methods: In this prospective, observational study, patients aged 18-60 years, presenting with dry cough and prescribed with Levocloperastine at baseline or a day prior to enrolment, as per standard clinical practice, were recruited from 3 centers in India. The scores of cough severity (100 mm VAS), cough frequency since last 24 h (7-point Likert scale), sleep disruption due to night-time awakenings (10 cm VAS), quality of life (QoL) (Leicester Cough Questionnaire [LCQ]), and number of days for achieving minimal important difference (MID) in cough severity (17 mm improvement on VAS) were assessed from baseline to Day 14. Read More

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Clinical Profile of Primary Sjogren's Syndrome with Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):69-70

Chief and Consultant Rheumatologist, Center for Rheumatic Diseases, Pune, Maharashtra.

Introduction: Primary Sjogren's Syndrome (pSS) with Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis(HPP) whether an association or a different clinical subset needs review.

Methods: Cross-sectional retrospective study of subjects of Primary Sjogren's Syndrome with Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis(HPP) identified from database maintained at Centre For Rheumatic Diseases, Pune since 1996 with records of over 50000 patients. The diagnosis was clinical. Read More

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May 2018
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Clinical Study of Cardiac Autonomic Dysfunction and QT Dispersion in Newly Diagnosed HIV/AIDS Patients and its Correlation with CD(4) Count.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):66-8

Professor Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College and Hospital, Ajmer, Rajasthan.

Objectives: To evaluate the cardiac autonomic dysfunction and QT dispersion in newly diagnosed HIV/AIDS patients and to correlate the cardiac autonomic dysfunction with CD4 count.

Methods: It was a prospective study conducted on 50 patients (25 HIV positive without AIDS and 25 HIV with AIDS) and 50 healthy controls in the department of General Medicine, JLN Hospital, Ajmer. Autonomic function was assessed by Ewing battery of autonomic function tests and QT dispersion was calculated. Read More

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May 2018
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Evaluation of Febrile Thrombocytopenia Cases in a South Indian Tertiary Care Hospital.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):61-4

Emeritus Professor, The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University.

Objective: This study is aimed at analyzing the clinical symptomatology and hematological evaluation with an emphasis on platelet indices in relation to predicting the outcome of the febrile thrombocytopenic patients admitted in Coimbatore medical college hospital..

Methods: This is a prospective study involving 100 adult patients who presented to our hospital with fever and thrombocytopenia (platelet <1,50,000). Read More

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May 2018
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Cerebrospinal Fluid Lactate in Tubercular Meningitis: Diagnostic or Prognostic Marker?

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):18-21

Junior Resident, Eras Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

Introduction/background: Diagnosis of tubercular meningitis (TBM) continues to be a clinical challenge and available microbiological tests fail to attain the required accuracy standards. As a result, most guidelines for the diagnosis and management of TBM depend on clinical setting, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analyses including adenosine deaminase activity (ADA), and imaging to guide decisionmaking. Delay in diagnosis leads to high mortality and morbidity. Read More

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May 2018
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Prevalence and Clinical Correlates of Microalbuminuria in Patients with Essential Hypertension - A Tertiary Care Center Cross Sectional Study.

J Assoc Physicians India 2018 May;66(5):30-4

Assistant professor, Department of Pathology Pt. B.D. Sharma.

Introduction: Albuminuria is predictor of target organ damage and worse cardiovascular outcomes. Microalbuminuria has been found in a large number of patients with essential hypertension. Aim of our study was to evaluate the frequency of microalbuminuria in essential hypertension and to study its correlation with severity of hypertension and target organ damage. Read More

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May 2018
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