Rahul Naithani

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hemolytic anemia in children
    Rahul Naithani
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:309-15. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Fournier's gangrene and scrotal ulcerations during all-trans-retinoic acid therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:303-4. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Increased complications and morbidity in children with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Rahul Naithani
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Transplant 27:248-54. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Secondary myelofibrosis in children
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:196-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Septic arthritis of hip in a neutropenic child caused by Salmonella typhi
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:182-4. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Bilateral vocal cord paralysis following treatment with vincristine
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:68-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Deep venous thrombosis associated with tuberculosis
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 18:377-80. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Diamond-Blackfan anemia: clinical features and treatment results in 4 cases
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Childrens Hospital, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi 110001, India
    Hematology 11:193-5. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anti-D for treatment of adults with immune thrombocytopenia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India
    Platelets 20:525-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Life threatening exacerbation in idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis salvaged by cyclophosphamide infusion
    Rahul Naithani
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital and Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 48:287-9. 2006

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hemolytic anemia in children
    Rahul Naithani
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:309-15. 2007
    ..This study indicates that oral prednisolone is an effective therapy for autoimmune hemolytic anemia. In refractory cases cyclosporine A may be useful...
  2. doi request reprint Fournier's gangrene and scrotal ulcerations during all-trans-retinoic acid therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:303-4. 2008
    ..One patient developed FG. These lesions are predominantly seen in Asian population. A good outcome with supportive management occurred in all the cases...
  3. doi request reprint Increased complications and morbidity in children with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Rahul Naithani
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Transplant 27:248-54. 2013
    ..Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the only curative option for patients with primary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) and for patients with secondary HLH who fail to respond to therapy...
  4. doi request reprint Secondary myelofibrosis in children
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:196-8. 2008
    ..A thorough search should be made for underlying disease when myelofibrosis is first diagnosed. Trephine biopsy though giving useful information, does not have a prognostic significance...
  5. doi request reprint Septic arthritis of hip in a neutropenic child caused by Salmonella typhi
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:182-4. 2008
    ..More than 100 other cases of Salmonella arthritis are reviewed and reveal a disease primarily of children and young adults with a favorable treatment response...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bilateral vocal cord paralysis following treatment with vincristine
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian Pediatr 46:68-9. 2009
    ..Vocal cord paralysis resolved spontaneously upon withdrawal of the vincristine. Vinca-alkaloid-induced vocal cord paralysis is a potentially dangerous but reversible condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Deep venous thrombosis associated with tuberculosis
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 18:377-80. 2007
    ..Tuberculosis has several mechanisms that induce a hypercoagulable state and can lead to thromboembolic complications...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diamond-Blackfan anemia: clinical features and treatment results in 4 cases
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Childrens Hospital, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi 110001, India
    Hematology 11:193-5. 2006
    ..Two children required cyclosporin for 3 and 8 weeks for response. With median follow-up of 59 months, all four children continue in complete hematological remission with no further relapses...
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anti-D for treatment of adults with immune thrombocytopenia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India
    Platelets 20:525-7. 2009
    ..The median time to response was 3 days (1-11 days). There was no correlation of response with age, sex, severity of bleeding, presenting platelet counts, ABO blood group or prior steroid or IVIG response...
  10. ncbi request reprint Life threatening exacerbation in idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis salvaged by cyclophosphamide infusion
    Rahul Naithani
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital and Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 48:287-9. 2006
    ..The rare occurrence of pulmonary hemosiderosis and different treatment regimens is discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anti-D for immune thrombocytopenic purpura in children
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian Pediatr 47:517-9. 2010
    ..The median time to response was 3 days (1-13 days). Response to anti-D was not related to age, sex, severity of bleeding, platelet counts at presentation, ABO blood group, or prior steroid or IVIG response...
  12. doi request reprint High dose dexamethasone therapy shows better responses in acute immune thrombocytopenia than in chronic immune thrombocytopenia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India
    Platelets 21:270-3. 2010
    ..The median time to response was 14 days (4-42 days). Twelve out of 20 patients (5/12 acute ITP and 7/8 chronic ITP) relapsed; median relapse free survival till last follow-up in the remaining eight patients was 130 days (65-365 days)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute myeloid leukemia after intensive immunosuppressive therapy in aplastic anemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Childrens Hospital and Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi 110 001, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:939-42. 2005
    ..He was given intensive immunosuppressive therapy but showed no response to therapy. He later evolved into acute myeloid leukemia. The occurrence of AML is reviewed and possible pathogenesis is discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thalassemia major-- on the verge of bleeding or thrombosis?
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, New Delhi, 110001, India
    Hematology 11:57-61. 2006
    ..Thrombotic events have been reported in adult thalassemic patients. To investigate this further, we measured hemostatic parameters in thalassemic children to identify possible predisposing factors in early childhood...
  15. ncbi request reprint Voriconazole
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:1207-12. 2005
    ..Oral and parental formulation have similar pharmacokinetics and thus oral formulation shortens the duration of hospital stay. It is overall well tolerated but has significant drug interactions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hearing loss in chronic myeloid leukemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Division of Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, New Delhi 110001, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 45:54-6. 2005
    ..Her hearing was assessed by brainstem evoked responses (BERA), which showed objective improvement in hearing with hydroxyurea. The rare occurrence of deafness in CML is reviewed and possible pathogenesis is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chronic lymphocytic leukemia in India--a clinico-hematological profile
    Neerja Agrawal
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Hematology 12:229-33. 2007
    ..Three patients died. Median survival of study group was 4 years (8 months-13 years). In older CLL it was 4 years (8 months-11 years) and in young patients, survival duration was 5.5 years (1-13 years)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporin in children with acquired aplastic anemia
    Jagdish Chandra
    Kalawati Saran Childrens Hospital, New Delhi, India jchandra55 yahoo co in
    Indian J Pediatr 75:229-33. 2008
    ..To assess the responses to ATG and cyclosporin combination in patients of aplastic anemia...
  19. doi request reprint Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria in childhood and adolescence--a retrospective analysis of 18 cases
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:575-8. 2008
    ..To assess the clinical and hematological profile of PNH in children...
  20. doi request reprint Effect of wheat grass therapy on transfusion requirement in beta-thalassemia major
    Dharma R Choudhary
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:375-6. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy of wheat grass juice on transfusion requirement in patients with beta thalassemia major...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression of apoptosis regulators Bcl-2 and Bax in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Shashi Narayan
    Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Hematology 12:39-43. 2007
    ..002). Bcl-2/bax ratio did not correlate with any other variable measured. Bcl-2 and bax protein co-express in ALL and high bcl-2/bax ratio correlates with good prognosis features...
  22. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hemolytic anemia in India: clinico-hematological spectrum of 79 cases
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Haematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Hematology 11:73-6. 2006
    ..Relapse correlated with increased duration between the onset of symptoms and treatment (r = 0.996; p = 0.0001)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is it safe to avoid bone marrow examination in suspected itp?
    Rahul Naithani
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:205-7. 2007
    ..We suggest that a bone marrow examination is required in developing countries for evaluation of thrombocytopenia before labeling it an immune thrombocytopenic purpura...
  24. doi request reprint Intracranial hemorrhage in childhood immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Dharma R Choudhary
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:529-31. 2009
    ..Median platelets counts at the time of ICH were 12 x 10(9)/L (range 2-50 x 10(9)/L). Most patients were treated with corticosteroids. Four patients (24%) died due to ICH...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cytochemical, immunophenotypic and ultrastructural characterization of acute leukemias: a prospective study of fifty cases: haematological malignancy
    Tathagata Chatterjee
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Hematology 11:147-51. 2006
    ..Also, in cases with hypercellular marrow and with associated myelofibrosis, where the marrow aspirate gives low cell count, ultrastructural studies are a valuable aid to arriving at an accurate diagnosis...
  26. doi request reprint Effect of acute graft-versus-host disease on the outcome of second allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant in children
    Tal Schechter
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:105-9. 2013
    ..Our experience suggests that second HSCT for pediatric relapsed leukemia can result in acceptable survival and aGVHD is associated with improved outcome...
  27. doi request reprint Developing anticancer chemotherapy services in a developing country: Hodgkin lymphoma experience
    Jagdish Chandra
    Division of Pediatric Hemato Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:485-8. 2008
    ..Reporting on how the cancer treatment facilities were developed at a medical college hospital in India and the profile and outcome of patients with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) at this new center were the objectives of the study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Current status of iron overload and chelation with deferasirox
    V P Choudhry
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:759-64. 2007
    ..Deferasirox is a new orally effective iron chelator which has been shown to be non-inferior to deferoxamine in clinical trials. Further clinical trials especially in Indian children will tell if it stands the test of time...
  29. ncbi request reprint Disseminated Langerhans cell histiocytosis-an interesting case report with concise review of literature
    T Chatterjee
    Department of Hematology, AIIMS, New Delhi
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 49:248-50. 2006
    ..The skin infiltrates were CD 68, CD 1a positive and S100 positive. He was diagnosed as disseminated langerhans cell histiocytosis. The occurrence of histiocytosis is reviewed and possible treatment is discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Peroxidative stress and antioxidant enzymes in children with beta-thalassemia major
    Rahul Naithani
    Pediatric Hematology Division, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 46:780-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the extent of lipid peroxidation and status of antioxidant enzyme in children with beta-thalassemia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Rubella infection with autoimmune hemolytic anemia
    Neerja Agrawal
    Department of Hematology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:495-6. 2007
    ..A 4-yr-old boy developed autoimmune hemolytic anemia after rubella infection and clinical manifestations cleared up after decrease in rubella specific IgM titer without any specific therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Primary myelodysplastic syndrome in children--clinical, hematological and histomorphological profile from a tertiary care centre in India
    Tathagata Chatterjee
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Hematology, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Hematology 10:495-9. 2005
    ..We conclude that the latest proposed WHO classification for Pediatric MDS can be successfully applied to all cases of primary MDS...
  33. ncbi request reprint Safety of oral iron chelator deferiprone in young thalassaemics
    Rahul Naithani
    Division of Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
    Eur J Haematol 74:217-20. 2005
    ..Deferiprone is now widely used for iron chelation in patients with thalassaemia. Studies on its efficacy and safety have largely included older children and adults...
  34. doi request reprint Allogeneic cord hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in an infant with primary myelofibrosis
    Furqan Shaikh
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:e199-201. 2012
    ..We conclude that cord HSCT is a useful curative treatment option in children with PMF, but that efforts must be taken to reduce complications...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pelvic alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma with bone marrow involvement misdiagnosed as acute myeloid leukemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:153-5. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous occurrence of Wilms tumor and Burkitt lymphoma in two brothers
    Rahul Naithani
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:873. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Isolated anterior chamber relapse in acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Rahul Naithani
    Ann Hematol 85:889-91. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Aplastic anemia and Crohn's disease - coincidence or association?
    Rahul Naithani
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:183. 2005