V P Baradkar

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Publications

  1. pmc Cutaneous zygomycosis due to saksenaea vasiformis in an immunocompetent host
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Dermatol 54:382-4. 2009
  2. pmc Candidal infections of ventriculoperitoneal shunts
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Pediatr Neurosci 4:73-5. 2009
  3. pmc Species identification of Candida isolates obtained from oral lesions of hiv infected patients
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Dermatol 54:385-6. 2009
  4. pmc Fatal Postoperative Candida glabrata Septicemia in a Child with Congenital Heart Disease
    Vasant Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Glob Infect Dis 1:68-70. 2009
  5. pmc Enterococcal Cerebellopontine Angle Abscess in a 12-year-old Female
    Alka Sonavane
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Glob Infect Dis 2:67-9. 2010
  6. pmc Waterhouse-friderichsen syndrome in an adult patient with meningococcal meningitis
    Alka Sonavane
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Dermatol 56:326-8. 2011
  7. pmc Prevalence and clinical presentation of Cryptococcal meningitis among HIV seropositive patients
    Vasant Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Sex Transm Dis 30:19-22. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal abscess due to Escherichia coli in a child
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:1215-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Thoracic empyema due to Candida albicans
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:286-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Sporotrichoid pattern of cutaneous nocardiasis due to Nocardia asteroids
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:432-4. 2008

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  1. pmc Cutaneous zygomycosis due to saksenaea vasiformis in an immunocompetent host
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Dermatol 54:382-4. 2009
    ..Slide cultures were put up on Czapek Dox agar, which showed typical flask-shaped sporangium with rhizoids. The patient was treated successfully with intravenous amphotericin B...
  2. pmc Candidal infections of ventriculoperitoneal shunts
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Pediatr Neurosci 4:73-5. 2009
    ..The commonest isolate was Candida albicans (66.66%) followed by Candida parapsilosis and Candida glabrata in one case each. All the patients were successfully treated with Amphotericin B and there was no mortality recorded...
  3. pmc Species identification of Candida isolates obtained from oral lesions of hiv infected patients
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Dermatol 54:385-6. 2009
    ..All the patients were treated successfully with oral fluconazole for 7 days except for the patients from which Candida glabrata was isolated, who were treated with Amphotericin B...
  4. pmc Fatal Postoperative Candida glabrata Septicemia in a Child with Congenital Heart Disease
    Vasant Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Glob Infect Dis 1:68-70. 2009
    ..Amphotericin B was started but still the patient deteriorated and died on the 22(nd) day after operation. The antifungal susceptibility of the isolate performed showed that the isolate was resistant to Amphotericin B...
  5. pmc Enterococcal Cerebellopontine Angle Abscess in a 12-year-old Female
    Alka Sonavane
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    J Glob Infect Dis 2:67-9. 2010
    ..Enterococcus species was cultured from the aspirated pus sample. The patient responded to surgical drainage and antibiotic treatment...
  6. pmc Waterhouse-friderichsen syndrome in an adult patient with meningococcal meningitis
    Alka Sonavane
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Dermatol 56:326-8. 2011
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  7. pmc Prevalence and clinical presentation of Cryptococcal meningitis among HIV seropositive patients
    Vasant Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Sex Transm Dis 30:19-22. 2009
    ..79%. The most common signs and symptoms were: fever (100%), headache (100%), altered sensorium (100%), and neck stiffness (90%). All the patients responded to intravenous Amphotericin B treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal abscess due to Escherichia coli in a child
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:1215-8. 2011
    ..Escherichia coli was isolated from pus obtained by percutaneous drainage under sonographic guidance. The patient responded to intra-venous ceftriaxone, amikacin, and percutaneous drainage...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thoracic empyema due to Candida albicans
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:286-8. 2008
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by culturing Candida albicans from aspirated fluid and blood culture. The patient responded to antifungal treatment. High index of suspicion is required to diagnose such rare cases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sporotrichoid pattern of cutaneous nocardiasis due to Nocardia asteroids
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:432-4. 2008
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by culture of the biopsy, after which the patient was treated successfully with antibacterial agents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neonatal septicaemia in a premature infant due to Candida dubliniensis
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:382-5. 2008
    ..C.dubliniensis was repeatedly isolated from the blood culture of the patient collected aseptically from different sites. The patient was successfully treated with amphotericin B...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fatal rhino-orbito-cerebral infection caused by Saksenaea vasiformis in an immunocompetent individual: first case report from India
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:385-7. 2008
    ..We believe this case to be the first case of rhino-orbito-cerebral infection due to Saksenaea vasiformis and that of second case in an immunocompetent patient in the world...
  13. doi request reprint A rare case of Histoplasma fungemia in an AIDS patient
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 020, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 29:188-91. 2011
    ..Diagnosis was confirmed by blood cultures taken on the 11th day of admission. Amphotericin B was started, but the patient's condition deteriorated and he died...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prostatic abscess by Staphylococcus aureus in a diabetic patient
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:395-7. 2008
    ..The causative agents i.e., Staphylococcus aureus was isolated from the aspirate and the patient responded to intravenous Ciprofloxacin therapy. No other surgical intervention was required to treat the patient...
  15. ncbi request reprint Phaeohyphomycosis of subcutaneous tissue caused by Phaeoacremonium parasiticum
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:66-9. 2009
    ..There were no obvious predisposing factors. The patient was treated with surgical debridement followed by intravenous amphotericin B and itraconazole to which she responded well. We report this case, being rare and the first from India...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cerebral Candida abscess in an infant
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:70-2. 2009
    ..Neurological development six months after hospital discharge was normal. The organism being a rare cause of cerebral abscess in pediatric population is reported here...
  17. doi request reprint Uncommon presentation of pulmonary aspergilloma
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:270-2. 2009
    ..Repeat sputum samples also yielded the growth of A. flavus. The patient responded to intravenous liposomaamphotericin B and intercostal drainage...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous synovitis in a HIV positive patient
    K Wanjari
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:72-5. 2009
    ..The X-ray of the chest showed findings suggestive of pulmonary tuberculosis. The patient was responding well to the antitubercular treatment at the last follow up...
  19. doi request reprint Hichrom candida agar for identification of Candida species
    V P Baradkar
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 53:93-5. 2010
    ..90 and 88.23%), C. tropicalis (100 and 100%) and C. dubliniensis (60 and 96.55%) respectively. HiChrom Candida agaris medium has been useful and capable of presumptive, rapid identification of Candida species within 48 hours...
  20. ncbi request reprint Congenital tuberculosis with candidal sepsis in a neonate
    K Wanjari
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 002, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:289-91. 2008
    ..Here, we report the case of a premature infant with congenital tuberculosis and septicemia due to Candida krusei, who was treated successfully...
  21. doi request reprint A rare case of tubercular cerebellar abscess
    K Wanjari
    Department of Microbiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College General Hospital, Sion 400 022, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:363-5. 2009
    ..Diagnosis was made by CT scan of brain and confirmed by bacteriological examination of drained pus obtained by suboccipital craniotomy. The patient showed signs of recovery...