Amit Agrawal

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Frontal convexity primary lymphoma masquerading meningioma: a case report and review of literature
    A Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, India
    Indian J Cancer 44:36-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Intrasternomastoid spinal accessory nerve schwannoma: clinical and radiological correlation
    A Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore, India
    Neurol India 53:347-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic epilepsy: an overview
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, 575018 Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:433-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Sickle cell crisis leading to extensive necrosis in a low-grade glioma and masquerading high-grade lesion
    Amit Agrawal
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:471-3. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurological manifestations of Hansen's disease and their management
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte 575018, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:445-54. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Ulnar nerve abscess and relapse in a patient with indeterminate leprosy 1 year after completion of multidrug therapy
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:162-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteochondroma of the sacrum with a correlative radiographic and histological evaluation
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, MGIMS, Sevagram, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:46-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Extracranial meningioma in the vicinity of the temporal bone: a difficult preoperative diagnosis
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore 575018, India
    Surg Neurol 67:102-5. 2007
  9. doi request reprint [Modified posterior unilateral laminectomy for a complex dumbbell schwannoma of the thoracolumbar junction]
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 43:535-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Single stage complete excision of large thoracic dumbbell schwannoma by modified posterior approach
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha 442005 Maharashtra, India
    Surg Neurol 70:432-6. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Frontal convexity primary lymphoma masquerading meningioma: a case report and review of literature
    A Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, India
    Indian J Cancer 44:36-7. 2007
    ..We report a case of primary lymphoma involving scalp, skull vault, meninges and invading the brain parenchyma and masquerading clinically and radiologically as a meningioma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intrasternomastoid spinal accessory nerve schwannoma: clinical and radiological correlation
    A Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore, India
    Neurol India 53:347-8. 2005
    ..In this article we review the literature and report a case treated successfully based on preoperative MRI findings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic epilepsy: an overview
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, 575018 Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:433-9. 2006
    ..Routine preventive anticonvulsants are not indicated for patients with head injuries, and treatment in the acute phase does not reduce death or disability rates...
  4. doi request reprint Sickle cell crisis leading to extensive necrosis in a low-grade glioma and masquerading high-grade lesion
    Amit Agrawal
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:471-3. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Neurological manifestations of Hansen's disease and their management
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte 575018, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:445-54. 2005
    ..In this article we review the literature and discuss the pathology, clinical features, diagnosis and management of neurological manifestations of leprosy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ulnar nerve abscess and relapse in a patient with indeterminate leprosy 1 year after completion of multidrug therapy
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:162-4. 2005
    ..We report a case of a child in whom ulnar abscess developed 12 months after successful completion of multidrug therapy with clinical and histopathological evidence of relapse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteochondroma of the sacrum with a correlative radiographic and histological evaluation
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, MGIMS, Sevagram, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:46-8. 2005
    ..The treatment of symptomatic lesions is resection. We present here a case of a sacral osteochondroma with characteristic histological and radiological features in an adolescent presenting with radicular pain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Extracranial meningioma in the vicinity of the temporal bone: a difficult preoperative diagnosis
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore 575018, India
    Surg Neurol 67:102-5. 2007
    ..Extracranial meningioma is a rare tumor, and most of the time only after histopathologic examination is diagnosis possible...
  9. doi request reprint [Modified posterior unilateral laminectomy for a complex dumbbell schwannoma of the thoracolumbar junction]
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 43:535-9. 2009
    ..The patient had minimal pain postoperatively, he was mobilized on the third day without the need for any external support. At one year follow-up, he had normal motor and sensory functions in the lower limbs...
  10. doi request reprint Single stage complete excision of large thoracic dumbbell schwannoma by modified posterior approach
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha 442005 Maharashtra, India
    Surg Neurol 70:432-6. 2008
    ..Successful management of posterior mediastinal dumbbell tumors depends on complete resection with adequate exposure...
  11. doi request reprint Giant lumbar paraspinal atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor in a child
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 5:318-20. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this kind of presentation has not been reported previously in the English literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ischemic stroke in a child mistaken as functional disorder
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha 442005, Maharashtra, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:876-9. 2007
    ..Children with stroke may have subtle manifestations and to make an early diagnosis of stroke in children there is need of awareness about this entity in children...
  13. doi request reprint Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the frontal bone with intracranial extension
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 5:208-9. 2009
    ..We also discuss the imaging and intraoperative findings and describe our use of a split calvarial graft in the present case...
  14. doi request reprint Hemorrhage in brain stem cavernoma presenting with torticollis
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:49-52. 2009
    ..Examinations suggested hemorrhage in brain stem cavernoma. A search of the literature written in English revealed that this type of presentation has not been reported previously...
  15. doi request reprint When to manage level V in head and neck carcinoma?
    Baris Naiboglu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Laryngoscope 121:545-7. 2011
    ..We have also aimed to display the impact of involvement of other nodal groups on level V...
  16. doi request reprint Role of magnetic resonance urography in the diagnosis of single-system ureteral ectopia with congenital renal dysplasia: a tertiary care center experience in India
    Milind Joshi
    Seth Gordhandas Sudardas Medical College and King Edwards VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1984-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to study the role of magnetic resonance urography (MRU) in single-system ureteral ectopia with congenital renal dysplasia in children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chondroid chordoma of petrous temporal bone with extensive recurrence and pulmonary metastases
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 4:91-2. 2008
    ..Chordoma rarely metastasizes but it is, nevertheless, associated with a poor outcome. We report a rare case of chondroid chordoma with extensive recurrence and pulmonary metastases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lymphoma of frontotemporal region with massive bone destruction and intracranial and intraorbital extension
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 4:203-5. 2008
    ..The patient received radiotherapy and was doing well at 18 months' follow-up. Primary malignant lymphoma involving the orbit and cranial vault is a rare malignancy, and treatment remains to be defined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Butterfly glioma of the corpus callosum
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 5:43-5. 2009
    ..However, in our setting, where resources are limited and newer treatment options are expensive, it is often difficult to deliver the best care to the patient...
  20. pmc Epidemiology and clinical characteristics of traumatic brain injuries in a rural setting in Maharashtra, India. 2007-2009
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Narayana Medical College Hospital, Chinthareddypalem, Nellore, India
    Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2:167-71. 2012
    ..Though some studies have described traumatic brain injuries in tertiary care, urban hospitals in India, very limited information is available from rural settings...
  21. doi request reprint Simultaneous hemorrhage in intracranial aneurysms and in renal cyst in a case of polycystic kidney disease
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Narayna Medical College Hospital, Chinthareddypalem, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:794-8. 2012
    ..An extensive search of the literature revealed that this kind of presentation has not been reported previously...
  22. doi request reprint Multiple fractures involving the orbit and incidental finding of large fourth ventricular epidermoid
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha, India
    J Craniofac Surg 20:261-2. 2009
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  23. pmc Resource utilization in the management of traumatic brain injury patients in a critical care unit: An audit from rural setup of a developing country
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 1:110-3. 2011
    ..In the present study, we describe our experience of resource utilization in the management of TBI in a critical care unit (CCU) from a rural setup...
  24. doi request reprint Outcome measures for traumatic brain injury
    Dhaval Shukla
    Department of Neurosurgery, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 113:435-41. 2011
    ..GOSE-E satisfies most of the criteria of good outcome scale and in combination with neuropsychological tests is a near complete instrument for assessment of outcome after TBI...
  25. pmc Post-traumatic syringomyelia
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    Indian J Orthop 41:398-400. 2007
    ..The MRI spine showed a syrinx extending from the site of injury up to the medulla. He underwent a syringo-peritoneal shunt and at followup his pain and motor functions had improved but erectile dysfunction was persisting...
  26. pmc Resource utilization in the management of traumatic brain injury patients in a critical care unit: An audit from a rural set-up of a developing country
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, MM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana Ambala, 133203 Haryana, India
    Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 1:13-6. 2011
    ..These can adversely affect the outcome and can result in poor survival. Many studies confirm that tracheostomy is a safe, effective method of airway management for patients with severe head, facial and multisystem organ trauma...
  27. doi request reprint Bradycardia in neurosurgery
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:321-7. 2008
    ..We believe that this knowledge and understanding will help to identify the patients' at risk and will also help in the management of neurosurgical patients with bradycardia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary endometriosis of the conus medullaris: case report
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    Neurosurgery 59:E428; discussion E428. 2006
    ..Intraspinal endometriosis is an extremely rare condition with characteristic symptoms, including lower back pain that increases in severity during each menstrual cycle...
  29. pmc Giant cavernous hemangiomas of the brain
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, MM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Mullana Ambala, Haryana, India
    Asian J Neurosurg 7:220-2. 2012
    ..Imaging findings were suggestive of giant cavernous hemangioma. The lesions were excised completely and the patients recovered well without deficits with good control of seizures...
  30. pmc Combined Middle Cranial Fossa and Trans-Mastoid Approach for the Management of Post-Mastoidectomy CSF Otorrhoea
    Amit Agrawal
    Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra India
    Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 63:142-6. 2011
    ..The patient is doing well at follow up. Repair of these defects need careful analysis of imaging findings to understand pathological anatomy, and a well planned surgical approach to achieve meticulous repair...
  31. pmc Osteoid osteoma of the femur: masquerading the tethered cord syndrome
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, India
    J Radiol Case Rep 3:5-8. 2009
    ..We present an illustrative case of osteoid osteoma of the femur, in an 11 year old male child where the clinical features were masquerading the diagnosis of tethered cord syndrome and lead to the delay in diagnosis...
  32. pmc Cystic hemangioblastoma of the brainstem
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Neurosci Rural Pract 1:20-2. 2010
    ..We report the case of a 43-year-old-female with cystic hemagioblastoma of the brainstem managed successfully and review the relevant literature...
  33. pmc Giant solitary neurofibroma presenting as a neck mass in an infant
    Sankalp Dwivedi
    Department of Surgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, India
    J Neurosci Rural Pract 1:32-4. 2010
    ..This case is unique in its age of presentation (11 months), site, size (about 8 × 15 cm) without any symptoms or neurological deficit...
  34. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the early addition of rosiglitazone to control hyperglycemia after unsuccessful submaximal sulphonylurea monotherapy: the Rosiglitazone Early Versus SULphonylurea Titration (RESULT) Study
    Amit Agrawal
    Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Maharashtra, India
    Phys Sportsmed 37:146-8. 2009
    ..RESULT Study Group. Effect of early addition of rosiglitazone to sulphonylurea therapy in older type 2 diabetes patients (> 60 years): the Rosiglitazone Early vs. SULphonylurea Titration (RESULT) study...
  35. pmc Extensive supratentorial hemorrhages following posterior fossa meningioma surgery
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    J Surg Tech Case Rep 2:87-9. 2010
    ..The patient recovered with conservative management without deficits. This case stresses the importance of early postoperative CT scan and optimal management of the hemorrhage for good outcome...
  36. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular disorders in critical illness
    Lekha Pandit
    Department of Neurology, KS Hedge Medical Academy, Deralakatte, Mangalore 575108, Karnataka, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:621-7. 2006
    ..This update focuses on neuromuscular disorders occurring in the critical care set up associated with diffuse and severe weakness...
  37. doi request reprint New onset of idiopathic bilateral ear tics in an adult
    Amit Agrawal
    Division of Neurosurgery, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha 442004, Maharashtra, India
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:307-8. 2009
    ..The single most important component of management is an accurate diagnosis. At the same time, tics should be differentiated from other movement disorders such as chorea, stereotypy, and dystonias...
  38. ncbi request reprint Intracranial arachnoid cysts: current concepts and treatment alternatives
    Rafael Cincu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Miguel Servet University Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:837-43. 2007
    ..Long-term prognosis for patients with arachnoid cysts and well-preserved neurological conditions is good, even in the case of subtotal excision. Clinical follow-up and MRI allow earlier diagnosis of recurrence...
  39. doi request reprint Pathology quiz case 2. Atypical lipomatous tumor (ALT) of the retropharyngealspace
    Agnes Oplatek
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:1013, 1014-5. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint Somatic acquisition and signaling of TGFBR1*6A in cancer
    Boris Pasche
    Cancer Genetics Program, Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern, University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 294:1634-46. 2005
    ..Epidemiological studies suggest that TGFBR1*6A may act as a tumor susceptibility allele. How TGFBR1*6A contributes to cancer development is largely unknown...
  41. ncbi request reprint Nonacid reflux in patients with chronic cough on acid-suppressive therapy
    Radu Tutuian
    Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Chest 130:386-91. 2006
    ..Aim: To evaluate the frequency of chronic cough associated with nonacid reflux and the response of these patients to laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ganglioneuroma of small bowel mesentery presenting as acute abdomen
    Akshay Pratap
    Department of Surgery, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    J Pediatr Surg 42:573-5. 2007
    ..Ganglioneuroma of the mesentery is extremely rare; only one case has been recorded. We report the second case of a primary mesentery ganglioneuroma. The patient underwent surgical intervention for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Scalp avulsion injuries
    Amit Agrawal
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:528. 2008
  44. doi request reprint Delayed presentation of congenital pulmonary airway malformation type 4 mimicking lobar emphysema
    Akshay Pratap
    Department of Surgery, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Pediatr Int 50:400-2. 2008
  45. doi request reprint One year of neurosurgery in the eastern region of Nepal
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Surgery, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Surg Neurol 69:652-6; discussion 656. 2008
    ..This article briefly discusses about the present status, future strategies, and perspectives of neurosurgery in the eastern region of Nepal...
  46. pmc Traumatic brain injury and sleep disturbances
    Amit Agrawal
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:177; author's reply 178-81. 2008
  47. doi request reprint Characteristics of symptomatic reflux episodes on Acid suppressive therapy
    Radu Tutuian
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1090-6. 2008
    ..Persistent symptoms on acid suppressive therapy are due to either acid or nonacid gastroesophageal reflux (GER) episodes or are not related to reflux...
  48. doi request reprint Corticosteroids and head injury
    Amit Agrawal
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:421-2. 2008
  49. ncbi request reprint Transoral carbon dioxide laser supraglottic laryngectomy and irradiation in stage I, II, and III squamous cell carcinoma of the supraglottic larynx: report of Southwest Oncology Group Phase 2 Trial S9709
    Amit Agrawal
    Southwest Oncology Group, Operations Office, 14980 Omicron Dr, San Antonio, TX 78245 3217, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:1044-50. 2007
    ..To evaluate feasibility, functional outcome, and disease control of endoscopic surgery and irradiation in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the supraglottic larynx...
  50. ncbi request reprint Impact of [18F]-2-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography on previously untreated head and neck cancer patients
    Alfred J Fleming
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1173-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the role of this new technology in the management of previously untreated HN cancer patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Role of the physician versus the patient in the detection of recurrent disease following treatment for head and neck cancer
    Amit Agrawal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Richard J Solove Research Institute, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:232-5. 2004
    ..The study examines the relative role of current surveillance methods on disease detection in this patient population...
  52. doi request reprint The impact of surgery in the management of the head and neck carcinoma involving the carotid artery
    Enver Ozer
    From the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Richard J Solove Research Institute, Comprehensive Cancer, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1771-4. 2008
    ..To demonstrate the feasibility of the carotid artery dissection and/or resection and reanastomosis, and to show its positive impact on survival and disease control rates for the head and neck carcinomas involving the carotid artery...