Mohandas Mallath

Summary

Affiliation: Tata Memorial Hospital
Location: Mumbai, India
Summary:
Treatment of digestive cancers, education of postgraduate doctors in gastroenterology and oncology, research on digestive cancers and cancer prevention

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A rare case of primary gastric plasmacytoma: an unforeseen surprise
    Navin Krishnamoorthy
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 6:549-51. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive tract cancers in India. VI. Projected burden in the new millennium and the need for primary prevention
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 19:74-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Mucocutaneous exposure to body fluids during digestive endoscopy: the need for universal precautions
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 18:109-11. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and colorectal cancer
    K M Mohandas
    N Engl J Med 340:1925; author reply 1926. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive tract cancers in India. II. Stomach, and gastrointestinal lymphomas
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 17:24-7. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems with epidemiologic studies on Helicobacter pylori in India
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:S6-8. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive cancers in India. I. General principles and esophageal cancer
    G Malkan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:98-102. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic palliation of malignant obstructive jaundice using resterilized accessories: an audit of success, complications, mortality and cost
    V S Swaroop
    Division of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:91-3. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID): the Indian scenario
    V Dhir
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:38. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Dilatation of radiation-induced esophageal strictures under sublingual buprenorphine analgesia: a pilot study
    D C Desai
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:14-5. 1997

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  1. doi request reprint A rare case of primary gastric plasmacytoma: an unforeseen surprise
    Navin Krishnamoorthy
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 6:549-51. 2010
    ..Because systemic disease ultimately develops in many patients with localized plasmacytoma, such patients should be followed closely for the appearance of clinical, biochemical, and roentgenologic evidence of multiple myeloma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive tract cancers in India. VI. Projected burden in the new millennium and the need for primary prevention
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 19:74-8. 2000
    ..Gastroenterologists can also help in secondary prevention by screening high-risk individuals, e.g., patients with chronic liver disease for liver cancer and relatives of patients with familial bowel cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mucocutaneous exposure to body fluids during digestive endoscopy: the need for universal precautions
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 18:109-11. 1999
    ..Endoscopy personnel are at high risk of exposure to infectious body fluids during endoscopy. There are no studies documenting the frequency of such exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and colorectal cancer
    K M Mohandas
    N Engl J Med 340:1925; author reply 1926. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive tract cancers in India. II. Stomach, and gastrointestinal lymphomas
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 17:24-7. 1998
    ..Multi-center epidemiologic studies should be undertaken to solve some of the enigmas and observations peculiar to India...
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems with epidemiologic studies on Helicobacter pylori in India
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:S6-8. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of digestive cancers in India. I. General principles and esophageal cancer
    G Malkan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:98-102. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic palliation of malignant obstructive jaundice using resterilized accessories: an audit of success, complications, mortality and cost
    V S Swaroop
    Division of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:91-3. 1997
    ..To assess the success, complications and cost of endoscopic endoprosthesis placement for palliation of obstructive jaundice caused by malignancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID): the Indian scenario
    V Dhir
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:38. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Dilatation of radiation-induced esophageal strictures under sublingual buprenorphine analgesia: a pilot study
    D C Desai
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:14-5. 1997
    ..We performed a pilot study to compare the analgesic efficacy of sublingual buprenorphine and intravenous pentazocine during dilatation of radiation-induced esophageal strictures...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is Helicobacter pylori a gastric carcinogen?
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 16:3-5. 1997
  12. ncbi request reprint Dilation of proximal esophageal strictures following therapy for head and neck cancer: experience with Savary Gilliard dilators
    V Dhir
    Division of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay, India
    J Surg Oncol 63:187-90. 1996
    ..We studied the feasibility and efficacy of dilating proximal strictures following therapy for head and neck cancer using Savary Gilliard dilators...
  13. ncbi request reprint Limitations of endoscopic inspection in diagnosis of malignant gastric ulcer
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 15:79-80. 1996
  14. ncbi request reprint Cholecystectomy in Indian circumstances
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 15:156-7. 1996
  15. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutrition by tube feeding in adults
    K M Mohandas
    Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, Maharashtra, India
    Natl Med J India 14:285-9. 2001
    ..A strong commitment to the scientific use of nutritional support is necessary for getting the best results from tube feeding in everyday practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of stomach cancer in Mumbai, India
    D Nagaraj Rao
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Int J Cancer 99:727-31. 2002
    ..A protective effect of tea consumption (OR = 0.4, 95% CI 0.2-0.9, p = 0.03), showing 59% reduction in risk, was identified, which could be of use for possible control and prevention of this cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Acute hepatitis E due to travel to endemic area
    Yogesh M Shastri
    Indian J Gastroenterol 21:121-2. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Production of immunogenic human papillomavirus-16 major capsid protein derived virus like particles
    Mira C Patel
    Virology Laboratory, Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer ACTREC Tata Memorial Centre, Navi, Mumbai
    Indian J Med Res 130:213-8. 2009
    ..We took up this study to produce recombinant HPV-16 L1 in yeast, establish the process of recombinant L1 derived VLP preparation and develop an ELISA using VLP as the antigen for serological evaluation of anti HPV-16 L1 antibody status...
  19. doi request reprint FDG-PET and PET/CT in the clinical management of gastrointestinal stromal tumor
    Sandip Basu
    Radiation Medicine Centre, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India
    Nucl Med Commun 29:1026-39. 2008
    ..On the basis of the experience gained in recent times, the future potential of this powerful modality in this setting is hypothesized...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diffuse intense FDG uptake in the bone marrow in gastrointestinal stromal tumor with coexistent polycythemia rubra vera
    Sandip Basu
    Radiation Medicine Centre BARC, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Clin Nucl Med 33:782-3. 2008
  21. pmc Simultaneous gallbladder and bile duct cancers: revisiting the pathological possibilities
    P J Shukla
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    HPB (Oxford) 10:48-53. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint A new scoring system for gallbladder cancer (aiding treatment algorithm): an analysis of 335 patients
    Parul J Shukla
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3132-7. 2008
    ..We thus sought to validate a new scoring system, the Tata Memorial Hospital Staging System (TMHSS), for gallbladder cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy-assisted resection of colon and rectal cancer: good evidence has arrived
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra
    Natl Med J India 18:144-5. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Metastatic clear cell variant of hepatocellular carcinoma with an occult hepatic primary
    Samir Shah
    Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 4:306-7. 2005
    ..Metastatic clear cell carcinoma of the liver with an occult hepatic primary was diagnosed by immunohistochemical profile of the tumour...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of intra-operative ultrasonography in liver surgery
    Parul J Shukla
    Department of GI Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:62-5. 2005
    ..We assessed the impact of IOUS in liver surgery at our hospital, a tertiary-care cancer center...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of preoperative biliary stenting on immediate outcome after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    P Jagannath
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, India
    Br J Surg 92:356-61. 2005
    ..This study examined the effects of preoperative biliary stenting on early outcome after pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Tea or tobacco: etiology of esophageal cancer in India
    Vivek Hande
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:117-8; author reply 118. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint Gastric carcinoids--a changing trend
    Vinayak Hegde
    Department of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400 012
    Indian J Gastroenterol 22:209-11. 2003
    ..Gastric carcinoids (GC) are rare tumors. Recent studies have reported a higher frequency of GC, with these constituting 10%-30% of all carcinoid tumors. We have observed GC more frequently at our institute in recent years than in the past...
  29. ncbi request reprint Total parenteral nutrition
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, Maharashtra, India
    Natl Med J India 16:29-33. 2003
    ..Three-in-one parenteral nutrition mixture bags are presently available in India. This article discusses the practical aspects of using parenteral nutrition in everyday practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Bile cultures and sensitivity patterns in malignant obstructive jaundice
    Rakesh Neve
    Gastrointestinal Services, Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400 012
    Indian J Gastroenterol 22:16-8. 2003
    ..We undertook this retrospective analysis to identify the organisms present in bile and their antibiotic susceptibility patterns in patients with malignant obstructive jaundice...
  31. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori gastritis masquerading as gastric lymphoma
    S Nagral
    Department of Surgery, K E M Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 14:151-2. 1995
    ..Endoscopic biopsies revealed acute gastritis with foveolar hypertrophy with numerous Helicobacter pylori. The symptoms and endoscopy findings resolved completely with combination triple-drug therapy for H pylori...
  32. ncbi request reprint Massive lower gastrointestinal bleeding from cecal lymphoid polyp in renal transplant recipient
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Pare, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 15:20-1. 1996
    ..The polyps were fulgurated with Nd:YAG laser. Colonoscopy later revealed a remnant of the polyp, which was excised. The histopathology revealed a lymphoid polyp...
  33. ncbi request reprint Vomiting as a prominent feature in thyrotoxicosis
    D C Desai
    Am J Gastroenterol 86:653-4. 1991
  34. ncbi request reprint Medication induced esophageal injury
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 10:20-2. 1991
    ..The medications involved were sustained release potassium chloride, doxycycline, ibuprofen, and an unidentified antibiotic and antihypertensive (one each). Healing of the esophageal ulcers was confirmed in all the patients by endoscopy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Association of esophageal cancer and esophageal varices
    A Nagral
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 10:16-7. 1991
    ..Prophylactic sclerotherapy was not required in these patients. The association between esophageal carcinoma and varices could be secondary to alcohol consumption or merely coincidental...
  36. ncbi request reprint Intradermal vaccination against hepatitis B for health care personnel
    V Dhir
    Indian J Gastroenterol 10:70. 1991
  37. ncbi request reprint A case of massive hepatomegaly due to amyloidosis
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    J Assoc Physicians India 39:711-3. 1991
  38. ncbi request reprint Duodenal diversion of percutaneous biliary drain through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: report of a case
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay, India
    Hepatogastroenterology 38:462-3. 1991
    ..Enteral reinfusion of bile was accomplished through a duodenal tube placed through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Sentinel polyp and fold: resolution following drug therapy
    K M Mohandas
    Endoscopy 24:293-4. 1992
  40. ncbi request reprint Outpatient dilation of anastomotic strictures of the upper gastrointestinal tract
    D C Desai
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:16-8. 1992
    ..Savary-Gilliard dilators can be used in a majority of patients except those with short stomachs where through the scope balloon dilators may be preferred...
  41. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of radiation induced damage of pancreatic ducts
    V S Swaroop
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:124-6. 1992
    ..Clubbing of one or two side branches was observed in four patients who had received radiation (p = ns). We conclude that significant structural changes do not develop in the pancreas following moderate dose upper abdominal radiation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Out-patient esophageal dilation: an experience in 130 patients using Savary-Gilliard dilators
    D C Desai
    Division of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:65-7. 1992
    ..We conclude that esophageal dilation with Savary-Gilliard dilators is safe and effective even in tumors and post-radiation strictures. It can be performed on an outpatient basis in a majority of patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Palliative segment III biliary bypass (left cholangio-jejunostomy) in malignant block at porta hepatis
    P Jagannath
    Department of Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Service, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:71-2. 1992
    ..Three patients had 25%-50% fall in bilirubin level. This procedure is safe and effective in palliation of unresectable hilar obstruction...
  44. ncbi request reprint Role of endoscopic ambulatory laser therapy in palliation of malignant colorectal diseases
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:153-5. 1992
    ..Endoscopic laser therapy is widely used in the palliation of advanced malignant colorectal diseases. The role of this therapy in improving the quality of life of these patients needs adequate assessment...
  45. ncbi request reprint Indigenous silicone rubber endoprosthesis for malignant esophago-pulmonary fistula
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 11:132-5. 1992
    ..Dysphagia and aspiration were relieved in all the patients. One patient had delayed esophageal perforation and died of massive bleeding 3 weeks after the placement of prosthesis. The indigenous endoprosthesis is cost-effective and safe...
  46. ncbi request reprint Double primary neoplasms of the stomach and kidney
    A Nagral
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 10:67-8. 1991
    ..We report a case of synchronous double primary neoplasms of the stomach and kidney. Immunohistochemistry confirmed the two primaries to be of different origin based on antigen expression...
  47. ncbi request reprint Scintigraphy for bilio-gastric reflux
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 10:69-70. 1991
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in symptomatic patients undergoing gastrointestinal endoscopy
    D Desai
    Indian J Gastroenterol 9:321-2. 1990
  49. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis of ERCP with ciprofloxacin
    K M Mohandas
    Gastrointest Endosc 43:175. 1996
  50. ncbi request reprint Reversed rotation of midgut which caused problems during Whipple's procedure
    P Jagannath
    Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay, India
    Eur J Surg 161:765-6. 1995
  51. ncbi request reprint Dilation of difficult gastrointestinal strictures using a modified wire-guided technique
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India
    Endoscopy 27:446-8. 1995
    ..The modified technique was successful in 17 patients, without any complications. Adequate symptomatic relief was achieved in 15 patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with head injury
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 12:107-8. 1993
  53. ncbi request reprint Treatment of primary gastric lymphoma
    V S Swaroop
    Gastroenterology 105:645-7. 1993
  54. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural changes in mild gastroesophageal reflux disease: results of a pilot study
    K N Panicker
    Division of Cell Biology, Cancer Research Institute, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay
    Indian J Gastroenterol 13:89-91. 1994
    ..Ultrastructural studies by transmission electron microscopy on endoscopic pinch biopsies may be a sensitive research tool to study the pathogenesis of mild reflux esophagitis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Abdominal radiotherapy and chronic pancreatitis
    V Santhiswaroop
    Gastroenterology 107:632. 1994
  56. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of malignant obstructive jaundice by bile cytology: results improved by dilating the bile duct strictures
    K M Mohandas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India
    Gastrointest Endosc 40:150-4. 1994
    ..5% of bile duct cancers, 40% of pancreatic cancers, and 60% of metastasized cancers after dilation. Two patients had hemobilia, 8 had cholangitis, and 2 had pancreatitis after biliary drainage.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparative endoscopic study of primary gastric lymphoma vs. gastric carcinoma
    V S Swaroop
    Division of Medical Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India
    J Surg Oncol 56:94-7. 1994
    ..Multiple endoscopic biopsies are safe and highly sensitive and specific in the diagnosis of primary gastric lymphoma...
  58. ncbi request reprint Primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus palliated with endoscopic laser therapy
    K M Mohandas
    Endoscopy 25:551. 1993
  59. ncbi request reprint Sea snake envenomation in Goa
    K M Mohandas
    J Assoc Physicians India 35:787-8. 1987
  60. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile of the Japanese encephalitis epidemics in Goa in 1982-83
    N G Sharma
    J Assoc Physicians India 33:767-9, 771. 1985
  61. ncbi request reprint Primary adenocarcinoma of duodenum
    K M Mohandas
    Indian J Gastroenterol 8:301. 1989
  62. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy for long term enteral nutrition
    K M Mohandas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
    Natl Med J India 5:52-5. 1992
    ..Indigenous tubes and home made blenderised foods are adequate substitutes for the more expensive commercial kits and enteral formulations...