V Balakrishnan

Summary

Affiliation: Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tropical pancreatitis - a distinct entity, or merely a type of chronic pancreatitis?
    V Balakrishnan
    Digestive Diseases Institute, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:74-81. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Infiltrating Strongyloides stercoralis presenting as duodenal obstruction
    Deepak Suvarna
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara P O, Cochin 682 026, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:173-4. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Skeletal infections in cirrhotics
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara P O, Cochin 682 026, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:174-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute myeloid leukemia presenting as obstructive jaundice
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amritha Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Cochin, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:93-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in viral infections, with possible progression to chronic pancreatitis
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin, Kerala, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 27:162-4. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of micronutrient status on oxidative stress and exocrine pancreatic function in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    B N Girish
    Department of Physiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, AIMS Ponekkara P O, Kochi 682041, Kerala, India
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 49:386-91. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Fulminant hepatic failure for herpes simplex virus
    Sanjeev S Chatni
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Cochin
    J Indian Med Assoc 106:42, 44. 2008

Collaborators

  • G Rajesh
  • B N Girish
  • Sanjeev S Chatni
  • Shine Sadasivan
  • Deepak Suvarna
  • K Vaidyanathan
  • V A Narayanan
  • V Sooraj
  • Gourav Pande
  • V V Raj
  • Rajiv Mehta

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Tropical pancreatitis - a distinct entity, or merely a type of chronic pancreatitis?
    V Balakrishnan
    Digestive Diseases Institute, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:74-81. 2006
    ..This analysis shows that tropical pancreatitis may represent one end of the wide spectrum of chronic pancreatitis in the tropics, with alcoholic pancreatitis representing the other extreme...
  2. ncbi request reprint Infiltrating Strongyloides stercoralis presenting as duodenal obstruction
    Deepak Suvarna
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara P O, Cochin 682 026, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:173-4. 2005
    ..We describe a 70-year-old immunocompetent man presenting with duodenal obstruction secondary to severe S. stercoralis infestation, as documented on duodenal biopsy. He was treated with ivermectin, with which he recovered remarkably...
  3. ncbi request reprint Skeletal infections in cirrhotics
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara P O, Cochin 682 026, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:174-5. 2005
    ..The second, a 42-year-old man, presented with chest wall abscess and was diagnosed to have tubercular osteomyelitis; he expired despite treatment with non-hepatotoxic anti-tubercular drugs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute myeloid leukemia presenting as obstructive jaundice
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amritha Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Cochin, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:93-4. 2006
    ..In addition he had a mass lesion in the urinary bladder. On evaluation he was found to have the eosinophilic variant of M4 subtype acute myeloid leukemia. He expired before chemotherapy could be instituted...
  5. ncbi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in viral infections, with possible progression to chronic pancreatitis
    G Rajesh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin, Kerala, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 27:162-4. 2008
    ..We report a series of five patients of acute pancreatitis complicating diverse viral infections. During follow-up ranging from 6 to 36 months, two of these five patients developed evidence of chronic pancreatitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of micronutrient status on oxidative stress and exocrine pancreatic function in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    B N Girish
    Department of Physiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, AIMS Ponekkara P O, Kochi 682041, Kerala, India
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 49:386-91. 2012
    ..The study suggested an association between pancreatic exocrine insufficiency and oxidative parameters, while zinc deficiency was found to be correlated with SOD and pancreatic exocrine insufficiency in CP, irrespective of its etiology...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fulminant hepatic failure for herpes simplex virus
    Sanjeev S Chatni
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Cochin
    J Indian Med Assoc 106:42, 44. 2008
    ..She had hepatomegaly. Investigations revealed markedly raised transaminases and coagulopathy. Herpes simplex virus IGM (by ELISA) was positive. The immunocompetent woman was treated with acyclovir but the result was fatal...