Raj K Sharma

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Affiliation: Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Country: India

Publications

  1. pmc Opportunistic infections (non-cytomegalovirus) in live related renal transplant recipients
    P B Vinod
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    Indian J Urol 25:161-8. 2009
  2. pmc Primary antiphospholipid syndrome presenting as thrombotic microangiopathy: Successful treatment with steroids, plasma exchange and anticoagulants
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Indian J Nephrol 21:280-2. 2011
  3. pmc Nutritional aspect of nephrolithiasis
    Anita Saxena
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 260 014, India
    Indian J Urol 26:523-30. 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. pmc High prevalence of ACE DD genotype among north Indian end stage renal disease patients
    Gaurav Tripathi
    Department of Medical Genetics, Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow UP 226014, India
    BMC Nephrol 7:15. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Pefloxacin in steroid dependent and resistant idiopathic nephrotic syndrome
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Nephrol 13:271-4. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal equilibration test using a radiopharmaceutical: diethylenetriaminepentaacetate
    Raj K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology and Nuclear Medicine, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Perit Dial Int 23:S31-3. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic hepatitis C virus infection in renal transplant: treatment and outcome
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Clin Transplant 20:677-83. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of erectile dysfunction with sildenafil citrate in renal allograft recipients: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Raj K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:128-33. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for persistent distal renal tubular acidosis after surgery for posterior urethral valve
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:488-93. 2001

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Publications26

  1. pmc Opportunistic infections (non-cytomegalovirus) in live related renal transplant recipients
    P B Vinod
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    Indian J Urol 25:161-8. 2009
    ..New diagnostic procedures and new treatment strategies are required to allow early detection and successful treatment of opportunistic infections in kidney transplant recipients...
  2. pmc Primary antiphospholipid syndrome presenting as thrombotic microangiopathy: Successful treatment with steroids, plasma exchange and anticoagulants
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Indian J Nephrol 21:280-2. 2011
    ..A complete recovery of renal function was attained with a combination of plasma exchange and pulse methylprednisolone followed by oral steroids and warfarin. The case is presented for its rarity and therapeutic implications...
  3. pmc Nutritional aspect of nephrolithiasis
    Anita Saxena
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 260 014, India
    Indian J Urol 26:523-30. 2010
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  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. pmc High prevalence of ACE DD genotype among north Indian end stage renal disease patients
    Gaurav Tripathi
    Department of Medical Genetics, Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow UP 226014, India
    BMC Nephrol 7:15. 2006
    ..Angiotensin converting enzyme-1 (ACE-1) is an important component of RAS which determines the vasoactive peptide Angiotensin-II...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pefloxacin in steroid dependent and resistant idiopathic nephrotic syndrome
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Nephrol 13:271-4. 2000
    ..Thus for the subgroup of idiopathic nephrotic children who are steroid dependent or resistant and do not respond to a course of cyclophosphamide, pefloxacin could be helpful in inducing remission...
  7. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal equilibration test using a radiopharmaceutical: diethylenetriaminepentaacetate
    Raj K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology and Nuclear Medicine, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Perit Dial Int 23:S31-3. 2003
    ..A need exists to have simpler and more definitive tests of peritoneal membrane characteristics. In a pilot study, we used a radiopharmaceutical [(99)Tc-diethylenetriaminepentaacetate ((99)Tc-DTPA)] to determine membrane characteristics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic hepatitis C virus infection in renal transplant: treatment and outcome
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Clin Transplant 20:677-83. 2006
    ..We analyzed the effects of antiviral therapy using ribavirin monotherapy or ribavirin in combination with interferon (IFN)-alpha in our kidney transplant recipients with chronic hepatitis C...
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of erectile dysfunction with sildenafil citrate in renal allograft recipients: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Raj K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:128-33. 2006
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) is observed frequently in patients with end-stage renal disease, hemodialysis patients, and renal allograft recipients. There are few studies of sildenafil use in renal allograft recipients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for persistent distal renal tubular acidosis after surgery for posterior urethral valve
    R K Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:488-93. 2001
    ..13; P = 0.02). A delay in intervention after noticing voiding symptoms can predict a high incidence of DRTA before intervention and persistent DRTA after surgery in boys with PUV...
  11. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal infection in acute intermittent peritoneal dialysis
    Raj Kumar Sharma
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Ren Fail 25:975-80. 2003
    ..Use of cycler-assisted over manual PD do not improve the incidence of infection. Repositioning of the stiff catheter significantly increases the incidence of infection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of metabolic syndrome on clinical outcomes of non-diabetic peritoneal dialysis patients in India
    Narayan Prasad
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Nephrology (Carlton) 18:657-64. 2013
    ..Our aim was to study the prevalence of MS in non-diabetic PD patients who were on PD for at least 3 months and to analyze the influence of MS and its individual components on clinical outcomes of these patients on subsequent follow up...
  13. ncbi request reprint Basiliximab induction in renal transplantation: long-term outcome
    Mahendra Atlani
    Department of Nephrology, SGPGIMS, Lucknow, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 24:473-9. 2013
    ..It also results in reduced severity of acute rejection...
  14. doi request reprint MDR-1 gene polymorphisms in steroid-responsive versus steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome in children
    Tabrez Jafar
    Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3968-74. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Tacrolimus: a new therapy for steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome in children
    Sanjeev Gulati
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:910-3. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that TAC is an effective therapeutic modality for SRNS, including the subgroup of children who are nonresponsive to the current therapeutic modalities like cyclophosphamide and cyclosporine...
  16. ncbi request reprint Steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome: role of histopathology
    Sanjeev Gulati
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:55-60. 2006
    ..Children with SRNS secondary to MCD are more likely to achieve remission as compared to non-MCD subtypes and have a better long-term prognosis. Hence kidney biopsy is of significant prognostic value in SRNS...
  17. doi request reprint Is basiliximab induction, a novel risk factor for new onset diabetes after transplantation for living donor renal allograft recipients?
    Narayan Prasad
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Nephrology (Carlton) 19:244-50. 2014
    ..It was found that, by affecting populations of T lymphocytes and regulatory T cells, basiliximab also indirectly affects pancreatic β-cell function and glucose homeostasis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of nutritional status on peritonitis in CAPD patients
    Narayan Prasad
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Perit Dial Int 27:42-7. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of nutritional status on peritonitis in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) in a developing country...
  19. doi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor gene polymorphisms in North Indian patients with end stage renal disease
    Swayam Prakash
    Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Cytokine 58:261-6. 2012
    ..In the kidney VEGF expression is prominently found in glomerular podocytes and in tubular epithelial cells, while VEGF receptors are mainly seen on preglomerular, glomerular, and peritubular endothelial cells...
  20. doi request reprint Vitamin D receptor genetic variants among patients with end-stage renal disease
    Gaurav Tripathi
    Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Ren Fail 32:969-77. 2010
    ..BACK GROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphism is reported to be associated with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). We have investigated the potential role of VDR gene polymorphisms among ESRD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does cytokine gene polymorphism affect steroid responses in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome?
    Gaurav Tripathi
    Department of Medical Genetics, SGPGIMS, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Med Sci 62:383-91. 2008
    ..AIMS, SETTINGS AND DESIGN: We have investigated the association of IL-4, IL-6, and TNF-alpha gene polymorphisms and analyzed the data to evaluate the effect of these polymorphisms on the pathogenesis and clinical course of INS...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical spectrum and outcome of crescentic glomerulonephritis in children in developing countries
    Deepak Dewan
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rae Bareily Road, Lucknow 226014, India
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:389-94. 2008
    ..Thus CsGN should be treated as a renal emergency. A greater awareness of this disease needs to be created amongst the referring paediatricians in developing countries to facilitate early diagnosis and prompt treatment...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of endothelial dysfunction in Asian Indian patients with chronic kidney disease and changes following renal transplantation
    Jugal Sharma
    Department of Cardiology, Sanjay Gandhi PGIMS, Lucknow, India
    Clin Transplant 28:889-96. 2014
    ..Endothelial dysfunction may explain increased cardiovascular risk in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants of MicroRNA-related genes in susceptibility and prognosis of end-stage renal disease and renal allograft outcome among north Indians
    Maneesh K Misra
    Departments of aMedical Genetics bUrology and Renal Transplantation cNephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences SGPGIMS, Lucknow dDepartment of Anatomy, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 24:442-50. 2014
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  25. pmc Partial siamese twin as potential organ donor
    Rakesh Kapoor
    Department of Urology, Center of Renal Sciences, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226 014, India
    Indian J Urol 26:289-91. 2010
    ..The recipient is healthy 19 months after the surgery. The possibility of using organs from a partial Siamese twin makes this a unique case report...
  26. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal follow-up of bone mineral density in children with nephrotic syndrome and the role of calcium and vitamin D supplements
    Sanjeev Gulati
    Department of Nephrology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli Road, Lucknow, India 226014
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1598-603. 2005
    ..In this study, we report the longitudinal follow-up of these children and the role of calcium and vitamin D supplements...