Sanjay Kumar Agarwal

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic renal failure in adults in Delhi, India
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi 110029, India
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1638-42. 2005
  2. pmc Efficacy and tolerability of lamivudine in hepatitis B infected renal transplant recipients: A single center study
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Nephrol 19:91-5. 2009
  3. pmc Tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis during renal replacement therapy in an endemic area: A single center study
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian J Nephrol 20:132-6. 2010
  4. pmc What do we know about chronic kidney disease in India: first report of the Indian CKD registry
    Mohan M Rajapurkar
    Department of Nephrology, Muljibhai Patel Society for Research in Nephro Urology, Dr Virendra Desai Road, Nadiad, 387001 India
    BMC Nephrol 13:10. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infection in haemodialysis: the 'no-isolation' policy should not be generalized
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c133-40. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Hemodialysis of patients with HCV infection: isolation has a definite role
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 117:c328-32. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Lupus activation with cerebritis following pegylated interferon in a hemodialysis patient
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nat Rev Nephrol 5:599-603. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in India: challenges and solutions
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c197-203; discussion c203. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Genotyping and phylogenetic analysis of Pneumocystis jirovecii isolates from India
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Infect Genet Evol 10:712-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Genotypic variation of Pneumocystis jirovecii isolates in India based on sequence diversity at mitochondrial large subunit rRNA
    Rashmi Gupta
    Dept of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Int J Med Microbiol 301:267-72. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic renal failure in adults in Delhi, India
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi 110029, India
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1638-42. 2005
    ..Because of its costs and the complexity of its treatment, proper care is available to very few patients in India. A community-based study has not been done to determine the prevalence of CRF in India...
  2. pmc Efficacy and tolerability of lamivudine in hepatitis B infected renal transplant recipients: A single center study
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Nephrol 19:91-5. 2009
    ..All patients tolerated the drug without any significant side effects. Treatment with lamivudine in dialysis and renal transplant patients is well tolerated and safe with efficacy comparable to patients with normal renal function...
  3. pmc Tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis during renal replacement therapy in an endemic area: A single center study
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian J Nephrol 20:132-6. 2010
    ..18). Sensitivity and specificity of TST for predicting TB was only 20 and 9%, respectively. Our study shows that TST in patients on dialysis is an insensitive and nonspecific test to predict development of active TB...
  4. pmc What do we know about chronic kidney disease in India: first report of the Indian CKD registry
    Mohan M Rajapurkar
    Department of Nephrology, Muljibhai Patel Society for Research in Nephro Urology, Dr Virendra Desai Road, Nadiad, 387001 India
    BMC Nephrol 13:10. 2012
    ..There are no national data on the magnitude and pattern of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in India. The Indian CKD Registry documents the demographics, etiological spectrum, practice patterns, variations and special characteristics...
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infection in haemodialysis: the 'no-isolation' policy should not be generalized
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c133-40. 2009
    ..09 (95% CI 0.88-1.36, p = 0.37) for each additional blood transfusion. The study concludes that isolation of HCV-infected patients during haemodialysis significantly decreases the HCV seroconversion rate...
  6. doi request reprint Hemodialysis of patients with HCV infection: isolation has a definite role
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 117:c328-32. 2011
    ..In this opposite view, evidence is being given to support the view that there is a definite role of isolation of HCV-infected patients during hemodialysis...
  7. doi request reprint Lupus activation with cerebritis following pegylated interferon in a hemodialysis patient
    Sanjay Kumar Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nat Rev Nephrol 5:599-603. 2009
    ..The patient was on maintenance dialysis and was receiving pegylated interferon monotherapy for her chronic hepatitis C virus infection...
  8. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in India: challenges and solutions
    S K Agarwal
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c197-203; discussion c203. 2009
    ..Thus, in India there is still a long way to go with respect to CKD. Until then, in a country like India, screening of high-risk individuals for CKD and the risk factors is the best bet...
  9. doi request reprint Genotyping and phylogenetic analysis of Pneumocystis jirovecii isolates from India
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Infect Genet Evol 10:712-9. 2010
    ..The present study is the first study that describes the haplotypes of P. jirovecii based on the ITS gene from India. The study suggests a high diversity of P. jirovecii haplotypes in the population...
  10. doi request reprint Genotypic variation of Pneumocystis jirovecii isolates in India based on sequence diversity at mitochondrial large subunit rRNA
    Rashmi Gupta
    Dept of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Int J Med Microbiol 301:267-72. 2011
    ..The most prevalent genotype observed was type 2 in contrast to many studies from other parts of the world where genotype 1 was the most prevalent type, suggesting geographical variation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of different primer directed sequence amplification by polymerase chain reaction for identification of Pneumocystis jirovecii in clinical samples
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 50:321-7. 2008
    ..Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP), caused by opportunistic agent Pneumocystis jirovecii (formerly, Pneumocystis carinii is one of the most serious respiratory infection in immunocompromised patients...
  12. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of UCS region of Pneumocystis jirovecii and construction of allelic profiles of Indian isolates based on sequence typing at three regions
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Infect Genet Evol 13:180-6. 2013
    ..A total of 36 allelic profiles were observed in 43 isolates indicating high genetic variability. A statistically significant association was observed between mtLSU rRNA genotype 1, ITS type Ea and UCS repeat pattern 4...
  13. doi request reprint Expression of the full-length HCV core subgenome from HCV gentoype-1a and genotype-3a and evaluation of the antigenicity of translational products
    Mohammad A Ansari
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Biochemistry Division, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:806-13. 2013
    ..Although commercial assays are available for the detection of both HCV RNA and genotypes, efforts aimed at the development of simple and economical systems for these measurements are still going on...
  14. ncbi request reprint Role of cytology and polymerase chain reaction based detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii infection in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Cytol 54:296-302. 2010
    ..To study the role of cytology and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for the detection of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF)...
  15. doi request reprint Diagnostic significance of nested polymerase chain reaction for sensitive detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii in respiratory clinical specimens
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All Indian Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 64:381-8. 2009
    ..Thus, this assay may be quite useful in the identification of patients who are in the early stage of Pneumocystis jirovecii infection with an organism load that could not be easily detected by the single-step PCR...
  16. doi request reprint Renal transplantation normalizes baroreflex sensitivity through improvement in central arterial stiffness
    Manpreet Kaur
    Department of Physiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:2645-55. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Reduction in augmentation index after successful renal transplantation
    Manpreet Kaur
    Department of Physiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Clin Exp Nephrol 17:134-9. 2013
    ..The present study was conducted in ESRD patients before and 3 months after RT to assess the reversibility of the abnormalities of vascular compliance that are known to be associated with adverse outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis in renal allograft recipients: a clinico-pathologic study of 37 cases
    Ruchika Gupta
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 24:8-14. 2013
    ..The long-term outcome of renal allografts developing this glomerular pathology is quite dismal, with a significant proportion of patients suffering graft loss...
  19. doi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy and acute kidney injury following vivax malaria
    Aditi Sinha
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 3053, Teaching Block, New Delhi, India
    Clin Exp Nephrol 17:66-72. 2013
    ..falciparum infection. Acute kidney injury (AKI) in malaria is attributed to acute tubular necrosis; thrombotic microangiopathy is not described...
  20. doi request reprint Morphometry of non-inflammatory arteriolar changes in lupus nephritis: a study of 40 cases
    Ruchika Gupta
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:1196-201. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates morphometric evidence of arteriolar wall changes in LN. Although no correlation was found with the histological features, further studies are required in this area...
  21. ncbi request reprint Improved detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii infection in a tertiary care reference hospital in India
    Rashmi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:571-6. 2007
    ..7% and 100%, respectively, for microscopy by GMS staining. Thus, our data support the significance of PCR assay for confirming and improving the diagnosis of PcP in high-risk patients...
  22. doi request reprint Ultrastructural alterations in endothelial mitochondria are associated with enhanced nitrotyrosine accumulation and progressive reduction of VEGF expression in sequential protocol renal allograft biopsies with calcineurin inhibitor toxicity
    Alok Sharma
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Transpl Int 23:407-16. 2010
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  23. pmc Torque teno virus: its prevalence and isotypes in North India
    Mohammad Irshad
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    World J Gastroenterol 14:6044-51. 2008
    ..To investigate the prevalence and genotype distribution of Torque teno virus (TTV) in patients with different liver diseases and chronic renal failure treated at a referral hospital in North India...
  24. doi request reprint Acute pancreatitis with CMV papillitis and cholangiopathy in a renal transplant recipient
    Bagchi Soumita Kamalkumar
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Clin Exp Nephrol 13:389-91. 2009
    ..We report a renal transplant recipient who developed acute pancreatitis and cholangiopathy with CMV papillitis of the Ampulla of Vater...
  25. doi request reprint Epididymal abscess in renal transplant: uncommon presentation of Klebsiella septicemia
    Ankur Gupta
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Clin Exp Nephrol 14:97-9. 2010
    ..Blood cultures and aspirated pus cultures grew Klebsiella pneumoniae and were treated with intravenous antibiotics, to which he responded. This case highlights an unusual complication in renal transplant and its successful management...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of pulmonary infections in renal transplant recipients in the tropics: a single center study
    Vikram Kalra
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:551-9. 2005
    ..We carried out a prospective cohort study to analyze the spectrum of pulmonary infections in these patients and study the utility of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in the diagnosis of the same...
  27. doi request reprint Targeted screening of adult first-degree relatives for chronic kidney disease and its risk factors
    Soumita Bagchi
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Nephron Clin Pract 116:c128-36. 2010
    ..First-degree relatives (FDRs) of chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients have a high prevalence of CKD and its risk factors. We evaluated adult FDRs of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients for the prevalence of CKD and its risk factors...
  28. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis, acute kidney injury and transverse myelitis due to naive heroin exposure
    Ankur Gupta
    Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:1223-5. 2011
    ..His renal recovery was complete by four weeks, while neurological improvement occurred 8 to 12 weeks later. This case suggests a common pathogenic mechanism of heroin intoxication involving multiple systems of the body...