Ram Kumar Marwaha

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fractures in transfusion dependent beta thalassemia--an Indian study
    P L Basanagoudar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Singapore Med J 42:196-9. 2001
  2. doi request reprint 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
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
  4. doi request reprint Overt testicular disease at diagnosis in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: prognostic significance and role of testicular irradiation
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 77:779-83. 2010
  5. doi request reprint 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
  6. ncbi request reprint 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
  7. ncbi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. doi request reprint 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
  10. doi request reprint 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint Fractures in transfusion dependent beta thalassemia--an Indian study
    P L Basanagoudar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Singapore Med J 42:196-9. 2001
    ..Difficulties arise due to inadequate blood transfusion facilities in developing countries...
  2. doi request reprint 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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...
  4. doi request reprint Overt testicular disease at diagnosis in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: prognostic significance and role of testicular irradiation
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Advanced Pediatric Center, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 77:779-83. 2010
    ..To analyze the prognostic impact of overt testicular disease (OTD) at diagnosis and role of testicular irradiation in the same...
  5. doi request reprint 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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  6. ncbi request reprint 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. doi request reprint 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)...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. doi request reprint Hepatoblastoma--an attempt of histological subtyping on fine-needle aspiration material
    Adarsh Barwad
    Department of Cytology and Gynecologic Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:95-101. 2013
    ..Cell block can be of help to perform ancillary investigations especially β-catenin for both diagnostic and therapeutic purposes...
  12. doi request reprint 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...
  13. doi request reprint 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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  14. doi request reprint Pediatric disorders of sex development
    Ketan Prasad Kulkarni
    Genetic Metabolic Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:956-8. 2009
    ..There was an excess of genetic males, possibly due to prevalent socio-cultural factors and gender bias favoring males. There is a need to improve the diagnostic facilities and incorporate a team approach in management of DSD...
  15. ncbi request reprint 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...
  16. doi request reprint Seckel syndrome with chromosomal 18 deletion
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:1270-1. 2009
    ..Chromosome 18 deletion was seen in one child with SS. MRI abnormalities were detected in 3 patients. Cytogenetic studies and neuroimaging is likely to provide important diagnostic and prognostic information...
  17. doi request reprint Pediatric patients with bicytopenia/pancytopenia: review of etiologies and clinico-hematological profile at a tertiary center
    Shano Naseem
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:75-80. 2011
    ..Depending on the etiology, the clinical presentation can be with fever, pallor or infection. Knowing the exact etiology is important for specific treatment and prognostication...
  18. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance of the spectrum of interactions of CAP+1 (A-->C), a silent beta-globin gene mutation, with other beta-thalassemia mutations and globin gene modifiers in north Indians
    Gurjeewan Garewal
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur J Haematol 79:417-21. 2007
    ..To assess the clinical significance of the interactions of CAP+1 (A-->C), a silent beta-globin gene mutation, with other beta-thalassemia mutations and globin gene modifiers in north Indians...
  19. pmc MOMO Syndrome with Holoprosencephaly and Cryptorchidism: Expanding the Spectrum of the New Obesity Syndrome
    Sheetal Sharda
    Genetic and Metabolic Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center APC, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Case Rep Genet 2011:839650. 2011
    ..Expanding the spectrum of clinical features, we report the first case of MOMO syndrome from India with lobar variant of holoprosencephaly and cryptorchidism, which have not been reported previously...
  20. doi request reprint 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 request reprint Common queries in thalassemia care
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Hematology Oncology and Genetics Units, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research P G I M E R, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:513-8. 2006
    ..In the present article, we highlight the common questions asked by the family and the general practitioners on thalassemia care...
  22. doi request reprint Relationship of β-catenin and postchemotherapy histopathologic changes with overall survival in patients with hepatoblastoma
    Kirti Gupta
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:e320-8. 2012
    ..These were correlated with the survival outcome. The morphologic features subsequent to chemotherapy were also analyzed...
  23. doi request reprint 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...
  24. doi request reprint Response to zolendronic acid in children with type III osteogenesis imperfecta
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Genetic Metabolic Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre APC, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Bone Miner Metab 28:451-5. 2010
    ..Thus, zolendronic acid is seen as a safe and effective BP in type III OI children. The exact dose for optimal benefit is yet to be determined. The long-term effects of newer BPs need further long-term trials...
  25. doi request reprint Neurofibromatosis type 1 with intracranial hemorrhage and horseshoe kidney
    Kana Ram Jat
    Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Neurol 39:295-7. 2008
    ..He responded to treatment for the raised intracranial pressure, and remained asymptomatic during follow-up...
  26. doi request reprint Congenital scoliosis, supernumerary nipples and spina bifida occulta
    Inusha Panigrahi
    Genetic and Metabolic Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Dysmorphol 17:215-8. 2008
  27. ncbi request reprint Cytopathology of uncommon malignant renal neoplasms in the pediatric age group
    Srinivasan Radhika
    Department of Cytology and Gynecologic Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 32:281-6. 2005
    ..Further, non-Wilms' renal malignant neoplasms must be distinguished from the common Wilms' tumor so that appropriate chemotherapy protocols may be instituted in cases where the tumor is in an advanced stage of malignancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide -88 (C-T) promoter mutation is a common beta-thalassemia mutation in the Jat Sikhs of Punjab, India
    Gurjeewan Garewal
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Hematol 79:252-6. 2005
    ..This haplotype is distinct from those described in the Africans with homozygous -88 (C-T), suggesting that the mutation in our population occurred independently...
  29. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of hepatitis C and B virus in multiply transfused beta-thalassemics: results from a thalassemic day care unit in north India
    R K Marwaha
    Vox Sang 85:119-20. 2003
  30. doi request reprint Marfanoid hypermobility syndrome and skeletal abnormalities in a rare case of torsion of wandering spleen
    K S Sodhi
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Br J Radiol 81:e145-8. 2008
    ..We present a rare case of wandering spleen with torsion and splenic infarction in a patient with marfanoid hypermobility syndrome and vertebral abnormalities...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of thyroid size: a large nationwide study of schoolchildren in India
    R K Marwaha
    Department of Endocrinology and Thyroid Research Centre, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, Lucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi 10054, India
    Natl Med J India 21:69-74. 2008
    ..We used ultrasonography to establish normal reference cut-off points of thyroid volume in schoolchildren of different socioecomonic groups in India and compared the results with international norms...
  32. ncbi request reprint 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint The psuedo-Chediak-Higashi anomaly: an unusual staining pattern in an Indian child with acute myeloid leukemia
    J Ahluwalia
    Department of Hematology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 21:199-202. 2004
    ..On remission, these granules were no longer seen. To the best of the authors' knowledge, this pattern of staining has not been previously reported in the literature...
  34. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D & bone mineral density of healthy school children in northern India
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Endocrinology and Thyroid Research, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 127:239-44. 2008
    ..Age, nutrition, height and weight were seen to be significantly associated with BMD at peripheral sites...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the role of ultrasonography in diagnosis of autoimmune thyroiditis in goitrous children
    R K Marwaha
    Department of Endocrinology and Thyroid Research Center, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied ciences, Timarpur, Delhi 110 054, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:279-84. 2008
    ..To evaluate the role of thyroid ultrasound in children with autoimmune thyroiditis diagnosed either on cytopathology or by the presence of thyroid peroxidase antibodies...
  36. doi request reprint Establishment of reference range for thyroid hormones in normal pregnant Indian women
    R K Marwaha
    Division of Endocrinology and Thyroid Research, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, Delhi, India
    BJOG 115:602-6. 2008
    ..While India has become iodine sufficient after two decades of salt iodisation, there is no normative data for thyroid function from healthy pregnant women of this country...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the H63D mutation of the HFE in north India: its presence does not cause iron overload in beta thalassemia trait
    Gurjeewan Garewal
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur J Haematol 74:333-6. 2005
    ..We also wanted to correlate these mutations with the iron status in beta thalassemia traits...
  38. pmc Myelodysplastic syndrome with erythroid hypoplasia
    R Goyal
    Department of Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012 India
    J Clin Pathol 58:320-1. 2005
    ..All these patients had transfusion dependent anaemia, reticulocytopenia, erythroid hypoplasia/aplasia, severe dysgranulopoiesis, and dysmegakaryopoiesis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Assessment of adrenal endocrine function in Asian thalassemics
    Arun Srivatsa
    Department of Pediatrics Hematology Oncology Unit, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:31-5. 2005
    ..The observations, albeit, in a small cohort of thalassemics, stress the need for an annual estimation of basal cortisol level, especially in patients with wasting...
  40. ncbi request reprint Visceral leishmaniasis in a non-endemic area of India
    A Sud
    Department of Internal Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Trop Doct 34:247-9. 2004
    ..Diagnosis was achieved in 13.5 days in these patients, compared to 4.5 days in patients where leishmaniasis was suspected at the outset...
  41. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of hospital acquired diarrhea due to Aeromonas sobria
    Neelam Taneja
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Advanced Pediatric Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:912-6. 2004
    ..Aeromonas sobria with a similar profile as the isolates from the patients could be isolated from only one of several environmental sites. The outbreak could be contained by appropriate interventional measures...
  42. ncbi request reprint Lupus anticoagulant in immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Sumitra Dash
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 71:505-7. 2004
    ..Also there are no such studies available in pediatric ITP cases. In this study, the prevalence and clinical significance of APAs were investigated in pediatric patients with ITP...
  43. ncbi request reprint Residual goitre in the postiodization phase: iodine status, thiocyanate exposure and autoimmunity
    R K Marwaha
    Department of Endocrinology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:672-81. 2003
    ..This study was done to assess goitre prevalence, thyroid functional status and cause of residual goitre among school children in the postsalt iodization phase in India...
  44. pmc Empyema thoracis: a 10-year comparative review of hospitalised children from south Asia
    A K Baranwal
    Department of Pediatrics, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Arch Dis Child 88:1009-14. 2003
    ..To study the clinical and microbial profile of childhood empyema in South Asia and to identify the changes over the past three decades...
  45. ncbi request reprint Accelerated phase at initial presentation: an uncommon occurrence in Chédiak-Higashi syndrome
    J Ahluwalia
    Department of Hematology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 20:563-7. 2003
    ..This case underscores the importance of a bone marrow examination in patients with unusual presentations of rare disorders...
  46. ncbi request reprint Establishment of prenatal diagnosis for beta-thalassaemia: a step towards its control in a developing country
    G Garewal
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Ann Hum Biol 32:138-44. 2005
    ..Having established a regional centre for the prenatal diagnosis for thalassaemia, the screening programmes will be enlarged both to identify carriers and prevent the birth of further homozygous children, even during the first pregnancy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Hematological disorders in Down syndrome: ten-year experience at a Tertiary Care Centre in North India
    Anshu Awasthi
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:507-12. 2005
    ..TMD can be differentiated from acute leukemia only on follow-up...
  48. ncbi request reprint Peripheral bone mineral density and its predictors in healthy school girls from two different socioeconomic groups in Delhi
    R K Marwaha
    Department of Endocrinology and Thyroid Research Centre, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, Delhi 110054, India
    Osteoporos Int 18:375-83. 2007
    ..In this study, age, height, weight and alkaline phosphatase had a significant association on peripheral bone mineral density in healthy Indian school girls...
  49. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial burden in thalassemia
    Atika Khurana
    Department of Child Development, Government Home Science College, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 73:877-80. 2006
    ..We aimed to determine the presence of disease burden in the psychosocial life aspects of Indian adolescents affected with thalassemia...
  50. ncbi request reprint Long-standing diarrhea in thalassemia major
    K Vaiphei
    Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, No 127 C Sector 24 A, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:194-8. 2006
  51. ncbi request reprint Hemolytic anaemia due to unstable hemoglobin arising from spontaneous mutation--a case report
    Sumitra Dash
    Department of Haematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 49:269-70. 2006
    ..Clinically it is important that unstable hemoglobin should be suspected in a patient with thalassaemia intermedia phenotype even if both parents are haematologically normal...
  52. ncbi request reprint Early onset multiple alloimmunization (anti-E and anti-Jkb) in a thalassaemic
    B Thakral
    Clin Lab Haematol 28:286-7. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint Immunogenetic association and thyroid autoantibodies in juvenile autoimmune thyroiditis in North India
    U Kanga
    Department of Transplant Immunology and Immunogenetics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 64:573-9. 2006
    ..Commencement of the disease in childhood leads to the presumption that genetics may have an important role in the causation of the disease...
  54. ncbi request reprint Anti Kell allo-antibody in a thalassaemic
    Beenu Thakral
    Department of Transfusion Medicine and Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 49:37-9. 2006
    ..A transfusion alert card describing the nature of antibody and future transfusion policy should be given to such allo-immunized patients...
  55. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant status in children with homozygous thalassemia
    Veena Dhawan
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:1141-5. 2005
    ..05). The observations indicate that thalassemics have enhanced oxidative stress. Administration of selective antioxidants and a balanced diet may preclude oxidative damage...
  56. ncbi request reprint 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...
  57. ncbi request reprint 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...