Deepak Bansal

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  1. doi Serodiagnosis of celiac disease in children referred for evaluation of anemia: a pediatric hematology unit's experience
    Deepak Bansal
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:756-60. 2011
  2. doi Imatinib has adverse effect on growth in children with chronic myeloid leukemia
    Deepak Bansal
    Advanced Pediatric Center, Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:481-4. 2012
  3. doi Quantitative computed tomography is unreliable for measurement of bone mineral density in inadequately chelated adolescent patients with β-thalassemia major: a case-control study
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:409-12. 2011
  4. doi Presumptive treatment for malaria is not justified in children receiving cancer chemotherapy
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:1108-10. 2010
  5. doi Long-term response to deferiprone therapy in Asian Indians
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Hemato Oncology and Genetics Units, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre APC, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hematol 89:135-40. 2010
  6. doi Evaluation of the genetic basis of phenotypic heterogeneity in north Indian patients with thalassemia major
    Nidhi Sharma
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur J Haematol 84:531-7. 2010
  7. doi Reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction as an ancillary molecular technique in the diagnosis of small blue round cell tumors by fine-needle aspiration cytology
    Upasana Gautam
    Dept of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Clin Pathol 133:633-45. 2010
  8. doi Risk factors for thromboembolism and pulmonary artery hypertension following splenectomy in children with hereditary spherocytosis
    Anirban Das
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Center, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:29-33. 2014
  9. doi Hodgkin lymphoma in children: experience in a tertiary care centre in India
    Amita Trehan
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:174-9. 2013
  10. doi Growth failure in children with chronic myeloid leukemia receiving imatinib is due to disruption of GH/IGF-1 axis
    Karthik R Narayanan
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1148-53. 2013

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  1. doi Serodiagnosis of celiac disease in children referred for evaluation of anemia: a pediatric hematology unit's experience
    Deepak Bansal
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:756-60. 2011
    ..Index study was undertaken to report profile of patients referred to pediatric hematology unit with 'difficult anemia' who subsequently were diagnosed with CD...
  2. doi Imatinib has adverse effect on growth in children with chronic myeloid leukemia
    Deepak Bansal
    Advanced Pediatric Center, Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:481-4. 2012
    ..Long-term adverse effects of Imatinib in children with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) are uncertain. The aim was to study the effect of imatinib on growth in children with CML...
  3. doi Quantitative computed tomography is unreliable for measurement of bone mineral density in inadequately chelated adolescent patients with β-thalassemia major: a case-control study
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:409-12. 2011
    ..There is paucity of data on BMD in this population. Aim was to assess BMD by lumbar QCT in adolescent patients with transfusion dependent β-thalassemia major and compare with controls...
  4. doi Presumptive treatment for malaria is not justified in children receiving cancer chemotherapy
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:1108-10. 2010
    ..Aim was to determine the incidence of malarial infection in episodes of FN in children receiving chemotherapy for malignant disorders...
  5. doi Long-term response to deferiprone therapy in Asian Indians
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Hemato Oncology and Genetics Units, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre APC, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hematol 89:135-40. 2010
    ..A longer duration of therapy is required for effective response in chronically iron-overloaded patients. Further well-controlled prospective studies of L1 are required to identify factors affecting individual response to therapy...
  6. doi Evaluation of the genetic basis of phenotypic heterogeneity in north Indian patients with thalassemia major
    Nidhi Sharma
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur J Haematol 84:531-7. 2010
    ..To assess the molecular basis of phenotypic heterogeneity in north Indian patients with thalassemia major (TM)...
  7. doi Reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction as an ancillary molecular technique in the diagnosis of small blue round cell tumors by fine-needle aspiration cytology
    Upasana Gautam
    Dept of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Clin Pathol 133:633-45. 2010
    ..Overall, RT-PCR resolved 38 (86%) of 44 vs 35 (69%) of 51 cases by immunocytochemical analysis. RT-PCR is easily applied to fine-needle aspirates of SBRCT and greatly facilitates accurate tumor typing...
  8. doi Risk factors for thromboembolism and pulmonary artery hypertension following splenectomy in children with hereditary spherocytosis
    Anirban Das
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Center, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:29-33. 2014
    ..The aim was to study risk-factors for vascular thrombosis and incidence of pulmonary artery hypertension (PAH) in splenectomized children with hereditary spherocytosis (HS) at a single center...
  9. doi Hodgkin lymphoma in children: experience in a tertiary care centre in India
    Amita Trehan
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:174-9. 2013
    ..The results of treatment appear to be comparable to the results attained in developed nations...
  10. doi Growth failure in children with chronic myeloid leukemia receiving imatinib is due to disruption of GH/IGF-1 axis
    Karthik R Narayanan
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1148-53. 2013
    ..The frontline treatment for chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy. There is increasing evidence that imatinib results in growth failure in children; etiology is unclear...
  11. doi Isolated gut relapse presenting as chronic diarrhea during maintenance therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Anuj Bhatti
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:504-5. 2010
    ..Marrow was in remission. Isolated gut relapse is exceedingly rare. It should be considered in the etiology of chronic diarrhea in patients with ALL, after common causes are excluded...
  12. ncbi Langerhans' cell histiocytosis: experience from a single center
    Deepak Bansal
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:685-8. 2008
    ..Portal hypertension developed in 3 cases, all of whom had a fatal outcome. Twelve (17.4%) patients had diabetes insipidus. Disseminated disease with organ dysfunction was observed to be a predictor of fatal outcome...
  13. ncbi Interferon therapy in congenital dyserythropoietic anemia type I/II
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:133-8. 2005
    ..alpha-Interferon therapy was found to be ineffective in all the patients. These observations question the use of interferon in CDA until further studies in a larger number of patients establish its efficacy...
  14. doi Role of F-18 FDG PET/CT in assessing bone marrow involvement in pediatric Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Kanhaiyalal Agrawal
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Ann Nucl Med 27:146-51. 2013
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  15. doi Symptom to door interval in febrile neutropenia: perspective in India
    Sapna Oberoi
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Support Care Cancer 21:1321-7. 2013
    ..Our aim was to determine the symptom to door interval (SDI) in febrile neutropenic children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia [ALL] and to identify factors resulting in delay...
  16. doi Pattern of mortality in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: experience from a single center in northern India
    Ram Kumar Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:366-9. 2010
    ..Many deaths should be avoidable by the provision of adequate supportive care, close supervision during and after chemotherapy, and appropriate antibiotic and antifungal therapy...
  17. ncbi Changes in bone mineral density during therapy in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Ashlesha Kaushik
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Advanced Pediatrics Center and Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:245-8. 2009
    ..001). Conventional radiographs revealed metaphyseal lucencies which were replaced with metaphyseal dense bands with therapy. To conclude, there was a significant reduction of BMD in children with ALL following 6- months of treatment...
  18. doi Febrile neutropenia: outline of management
    Sapna Oberoi
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:138-43. 2013
    ..Pro-active steps must be taken to reduce incidence of hospital acquired sepsis. Diagnosis and management in relevance to the emergency room is reviewed and institutional practice is shared...
  19. doi Hyperleukocytosis: emergency management
    Richa Jain
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:144-8. 2013
    ..Etiology and management of hyperleukocytosis in relevance to the pediatric emergency room is outlined...
  20. doi Antithymocyte globulin-induced acute lung injury during transplantation for aplastic anemia
    Sapna Oberoi
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:150-2. 2011
    ..The clinical course was complicated by sepsis with Escherichia coli, vancomycin-resistant enterococci, and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Implications for treatment are discussed and earlier literature is reviewed...
  21. ncbi Hepatitis-associated aplastic anemia: successful outcome following immunosuppressive therapy
    Anju Gupta
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:175-6. 2005
    ..She became transfusion-independent and had consistent, albeit incomplete recovery after immunosuppressive therapy with antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine...
  22. doi Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphisms: association with risk for pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia in north Indians
    Swati Sood
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Leuk Lymphoma 51:928-32. 2010
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  23. ncbi Malignant fibrous histiocytoma (inflammatory variant) in a child presenting as paraparesis
    Uma N Saikia
    Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Fetal Pediatr Pathol 23:319-23. 2004
    ..Paraparesis as a presenting feature of inflammatory MFH is rare in children and has not been reported in the literature to the best of our knowledge...
  24. doi Approach to a child with bleeding in the emergency room
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:411-20. 2013
    ..Practical points in history, examination, investigations and management are discussed. Management in resource constraint setting of developing countries is addressed...
  25. ncbi Clinico-haematological profile of pure red cell aplasia in children
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Trop Pediatr 48:113-6. 2002
    ..Of the nine patients with DBA who were administered prednisolone and had a regular follow-up, four (44.4 per cent) had no response, three (33.3 per cent) responded fully, and two (22.2 per cent) were steroid dependent...
  26. doi Efficacy of deferasirox in North Indian β-thalassemia major patients: a preliminary report
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center APC, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:51-3. 2012
    ..Treatment requires individualization with careful dose escalation and proper monitoring...
  27. ncbi Profile and outcome of neuroblastoma with convertional chemotherapy in children older than one year: a 15-years experience
    Deepak Bansal
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:135-9. 2008
    ..8%) cases. Merely 4 (8.7%) children are disease free for a period of 16.5+/-6.7 months. Majority of children presented with advanced disease and the outcome was dismal with conventional non-myloablative chemotherapy...
  28. ncbi Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia: clinical and hematological profile
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 40:551-5. 2003
    ..Six patients had CDA type II and four had CDA type I. Age at onset of pallor ranged from birth to 9 years. Blood transfusion requirements varied from nil to monthly. This is the first report of CDA type I from India...
  29. ncbi Multiple constitutional aetiological factors in bone marrow failure syndrome (BMFS) patients from north India
    Neelam Varma
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 124:51-6. 2006
    ..We carried out this study to identify a few constitutional causes in BMFS patients attending a tertiary care hospital in north India...
  30. ncbi Androgens in childhood acquired aplastic anaemia in Chandigarh, India
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Trop Doct 34:149-52. 2004
    ..A short history of presentation (< 3 months) and > or = 70% lymphoid cells in marrow correlated with poor prognosis...
  31. doi Comparative evaluation of flow-cytometric immunophenotyping and immunocytochemistry in the categorization of malignant small round cell tumors in fine-needle aspiration cytologic specimens
    Upasana Gautam
    Department of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Cancer 114:494-503. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors evaluated the applicability of flow-cytometric immunophenotyping (FCI) and compared it with immunocytochemistry (ICC) for the accurate categorization of MSRCTs...
  32. doi Central nervous system involvement at presentation in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: management experience and lessons
    Ram K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Leuk Lymphoma 51:261-8. 2010
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  33. doi Outcome of chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in children
    Deepak Bansal
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:403-7. 2010
    ..Aim was to study the course and factors influencing remission of chronic ITP. Chronic ITP was defined as thrombocytopenia persisting >6 months following initial diagnosis...
  34. doi Isolated tumorous Langerhans cell histiocytosis of the brainstem: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Amey Savardekar
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:258-61. 2013
    ..The rapid growth of the lesion was controlled with a chemotherapeutic regimen of cladribine...
  35. doi Serum galactomannan assay for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in children with haematological malignancies
    Ajaya K Jha
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Mycoses 56:442-8. 2013
    ..A negative GM assay may not reassure the physician against the use of amphotericin in patients with febrile neutropenia, as it does not exclude the diagnosis of clinically relevant other fungal infections, particular mucormycosis...
  36. doi Malignant biphasic peritoneal mesothelioma in a child: fine-needle aspiration cytology, histopathology, and immunohistochemical features along with review of literature
    Sandeep Kumar Arora
    Department of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:1112-5. 2012
    ..We emphasize the use of immunochemistry on cell block material for a confident diagnosis of mesothelioma in such cases...
  37. ncbi Langerhans cell histiocytosis infiltration into pancreas and kidney
    Richa Goyal
    Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:748-50. 2007
    ..His condition deteriorated over a few hours culminating in death. A partial autopsy revealed LCH infiltration in liver, pancreas, and kidneys along with bronchopneumonia. The pancreatic and renal infiltration by LCH is extremely rare...
  38. doi Stroke in a young boy with β-thalassemia intermedia secondary to moyamoya syndrome
    Sapna Oberoi
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:568-70. 2010
    ..Magnetic resonance angiography findings were consistent with bilateral moyamoya disease. The literature with regard to the pathogenesis and options of management is reviewed...
  39. doi Acute lymphoblastic leukemia masquerading as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: diagnostic pitfall and association with survival
    Ram Kumar Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Sec 12, PIN 160012, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hematol 89:249-54. 2010
    ..Children with ALL-mimicking JRA may belong to a subgroup of ALL with a better prognosis...
  40. doi Superior mediastinal syndrome: emergency management
    Richa Jain
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology Oncology Unit, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:55-9. 2013
    ..Diagnosis, monitoring and management of SMS in relevance to the pediatric emergency room are outlined...
  41. doi Tumor lysis syndrome
    Aruna Rajendran
    Hematology Oncology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:50-4. 2013
    ..Presentation and management of TLS in relevance to the pediatric emergency room is outlined...
  42. pmc Bilateral hemorrhagic cystic adrenal neuroblastoma with liver and lymph nodal metastases in an infant
    Prema Menon
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 17:171-3. 2012
    ..He received 4 cycles of chemotherapy with remaining lesions markedly reduced at 2 months CT scan. At 2 year follow up he is doing well...
  43. ncbi Wheat grass juice reduces transfusion requirement in patients with thalassemia major: a pilot study
    R K Marawaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:716-20. 2004
    ..16 cases were analyzed. Blood transfusion requirement fell by >25% in 8 (50%) patients with a decrease of >40% documented in 3 of these. No perceptible adverse effects were recognized...
  44. ncbi Self induced photosensitive epilepsy
    Pratibha D Singhi
    Advanced Pediatric Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 71:649-51. 2004
    ..She admitted that she often induced the episode herself and derived pleasure out of it. She responded well to Sodium valproate...
  45. ncbi Transfusion associated graft versus host disease
    Anju Gupta
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012 India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1260-4. 2004
    ..We report three cases and discuss pathophysiology and preventive strategies in this communication...
  46. ncbi Cervical intramedullary tuberculoma: acute presentation and rapid response to medical therapy
    Deepak Bansal
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Trop Pediatr 48:55-7. 2002
    ..MRI of the spine revealed an intramedullary tuberculoma at the level of C5-7. Investigations further revealed evidence of tuberculosis in the brain and lungs as well. The child made a rapid recovery with medical management alone...