Sanjay G Revankar

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Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phaeohyphomycosis
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Wayne State University, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:609-20. 2006
  2. pmc Melanized fungi in human disease
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 23:884-928. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Cure of disseminated zygomycosis with cerebral involvement using high dose liposomal amphotericin B and surgery
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Wayne State University, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Med Mycol 45:183-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with candiduria
    S G Revankar
    Harper University Hospital, 3990 John R St, 5 Hudson, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:137-40. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Dematiaceous fungi
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Mycoses 50:91-101. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Use of terbinafine in rare and refractory mycoses
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Wayne State University, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harper University Hospital, 3990 John R St, 5 Hudson Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Future Microbiol 3:9-17. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary central nervous system phaeohyphomycosis: a review of 101 cases
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75216, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:206-16. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Therapy of infections caused by dematiaceous fungi
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Dallas VA Medical Center, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 3:601-12. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Successful treatment of primary cutaneous Aspergillus ustus infection with surgical debridement and a combination of voriconazole and terbinafine
    Suganthini Krishnan-Natesan
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:443-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint In vitro interaction of caspofungin and immunosuppressives against agents of mucormycosis
    Manish Thakur
    Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:2312-4. 2011

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Phaeohyphomycosis
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Wayne State University, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:609-20. 2006
    ..Much additional work is needed to better understand the pathogenic mechanisms underlying phaeohyphomycosis and optimize therapy for these often refractory infections...
  2. pmc Melanized fungi in human disease
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 23:884-928. 2010
    ..Triazoles such as voriconazole, posaconazole, and itraconazole have the most consistent in vitro activity. Further studies are needed to better understand the pathogenesis and optimal treatment of these uncommon infections...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cure of disseminated zygomycosis with cerebral involvement using high dose liposomal amphotericin B and surgery
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Wayne State University, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Med Mycol 45:183-5. 2007
    ..Since penetration of the central nervous system by amphotericin B is poor the application of high dose therapy may be useful in cases of cerebral zygomycosis...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with candiduria
    S G Revankar
    Harper University Hospital, 3990 John R St, 5 Hudson, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:137-40. 2011
    ..Therapy for candiduria does not appear to reduce candiduria recurrence rates through 48 months of follow-up and little evidence of treatment benefit was identified...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dematiaceous fungi
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Mycoses 50:91-101. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to better understand the pathogenesis and optimal treatment of these uncommon infections...
  6. doi request reprint Use of terbinafine in rare and refractory mycoses
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Wayne State University, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harper University Hospital, 3990 John R St, 5 Hudson Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Future Microbiol 3:9-17. 2008
    ..We review the current literature with regard to in vitro data and clinical experience with terbinafine in the treatment of rare and refractory mycoses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary central nervous system phaeohyphomycosis: a review of 101 cases
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75216, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:206-16. 2004
    ..Complete excision of brain lesions may provide better results than simple aspiration. An aggressive medical and surgical approach is warranted in treating these infections to optimize outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Therapy of infections caused by dematiaceous fungi
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Dallas VA Medical Center, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 3:601-12. 2005
    ..Azoles such as itraconazole and voriconazole have the most consistent in vitro activity, although newer agents may also play a role in therapy in the future...
  9. doi request reprint Successful treatment of primary cutaneous Aspergillus ustus infection with surgical debridement and a combination of voriconazole and terbinafine
    Suganthini Krishnan-Natesan
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:443-6. 2008
    ..Combination of VRC with TBF showed synergistic activity (FICI = 0.5). Therefore, combination of VRC and TBF with surgical debridement, when appropriate, may be a viable treatment option for refractory A. ustus infections...
  10. doi request reprint In vitro interaction of caspofungin and immunosuppressives against agents of mucormycosis
    Manish Thakur
    Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:2312-4. 2011
    ..Calcineurin inhibitors are known to have antifungal activity, including synergy with various antifungals. We examined the interaction of caspofungin with calcineurin inhibitors and sirolimus against Glomeromycetes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Disseminated phaeohyphomycosis: review of an emerging mycosis
    Sanjay G Revankar
    Dallas Veterans Administration Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 75216, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:467-76. 2002
    ..The development of newer antifungal agents and combination therapy may hold promise in improving the management of these devastating infections in the future...
  12. ncbi request reprint Echinocandins--first-choice or first-line therapy for invasive candidiasis?
    Jack D Sobel
    N Engl J Med 356:2525-6. 2007
  13. pmc Genetic diversity of human pathogenic members of the Fusarium oxysporum complex inferred from multilocus DNA sequence data and amplified fragment length polymorphism analyses: evidence for the recent dispersion of a geographically widespread clonal lineag
    Kerry O'Donnell
    National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, U S Department of Agriculture, Peoria, IL 61604 3999, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5109-20. 2004
    ..S. hospitals, providing support for the hypothesis that hospitals may serve as a reservoir for nosocomial fusarial infections...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial outbreak of Exophiala jeanselmei fungemia associated with contamination of hospital water
    Marcio Nucci
    Mycology Laboratory, Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1475-80. 2002
    ..RAPD typing showed that isolates from case patients and isolates from the pharmacy water were highly related, whereas the patterns of isolates recovered from the 2 other sources of water were distinct...