Experts and Doctors on x ray computed tomography in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Locale: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Topic: x ray computed tomography

Top Publications

  1. Moiyadi A, Jalali R, Kane S. Intracranial growing teratoma syndrome following radiotherapy--an unusually fulminant course. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2010;152:137-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Though a growing teratoma syndrome has been described following chemotherapy, no such report while on radiation exists. Ours could be the first such reported case. We discuss the possible mechanisms with a review of the literature. ..
  2. Jain P, Parelkar S, Shah H, Sanghvi B. Laparoscopic partial splenectomy for splenic epidermoid cyst. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2008;18:899-902 pubmed publisher
    ..In this paper, we report a case of splenic epidermoid cyst managed successfully by laparoscopic partial splenectomy. Also, results of various treatment strategies were reviewed. ..
  3. Desai K, Nadkarni T, Goel A. Tuberculomas of the hypophysis cerebri: report of five cases. J Clin Neurosci. 2003;10:562-6 pubmed
    ..The response to long-term antituberculous chemotherapy is excellent. There is often a complete resolution of the granuloma and a satisfactory recovery of visual and endocrinological function. ..
  4. Sanghvi V, Lala M, Desai S, Chaturvedi P, Rodrigues G. Synchronous multicentric giant cell tumour: a case report with review of literature. Eur J Surg Oncol. 1999;25:636-7 pubmed
    ..We report a young woman who presented with a synchronous skull and lower shaft femur giant cell tumour, who had previously received radiotherapy to both the sites, it being deemed inoperable at initial assessment. ..
  5. Udani V, Pujar S, Munot P, Maheshwari S, Mehta N. Natural history and magnetic resonance imaging follow-up in 9 Sturge-Weber Syndrome patients and clinical correlation. J Child Neurol. 2007;22:479-83 pubmed
    ..The leptomeningeal enhancement appears to increase during acute events before returning to baseline suggesting that extent of the disease is probably best judged during the interictal state. ..
  6. Biswas G, Laskar S, Banavali S, Gujral S, Kurkure P, Muckaden M, et al. Desmoplastic small round cell tumor: extra abdominal and abdominal presentations and the results of treatment. Indian J Cancer. 2005;42:78-84 pubmed
    ..0 Abdomino-pelvic site was the commonest presentation, the disease can occur at other non-serosal surfaces also. Despite aggressive treatment the outcome was poor. However, complete surgical excision seems to provide a better survival. ..
  7. Oak S, Parelkar S, Viswanath N, Gera P, Pathak R. Primary pulmonary hydatid cysts in children-a report of three cases. Pediatr Surg Int. 2005;21:652-4 pubmed
    ..Of these six hydatid cysts, two were treated with thoracotomy with cyst enucleation and capittonage, three with thoracoscopy-assisted minithoracotomy with enucleation and capittonage, and one with limited resection. ..
  8. Goel A, Pareikh S, Sharma P. Atlantoaxial joint distraction for treatment of basilar invagination secondary to rheumatoid arthritis. Neurol India. 2005;53:238-40 pubmed
  9. Asrani A, Morani A. Primary sonographic diagnosis of disseminated muscular cysticercosis. J Ultrasound Med. 2004;23:1245-8 pubmed

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  1. Muzumdar D, Goel A, Mistry R, Gujral S, Fattepurkar S. Postoperative cerebellar herniation in a large intrapetrous aneurysmal bone cyst. J Clin Neurosci. 2004;11:534-7 pubmed
    ..Post-operative MR imaging showed complete tumour resection but herniation of cerebellum into the operative defect, a phenomenon probably assisting to seal the site of cerebrospinal fluid fistula. ..
  2. Morris B, Maheshwari M, Chalwa A. Chest wall tuberculosis: a review of CT appearances. Br J Radiol. 2004;77:449-57 pubmed
    ..Enlargement of intrathoracic lymph nodes with comparatively lesser involvement of lung parenchyma and pleura was also seen. ..
  3. Krishnan A, Karnad D, Limaye U, Siddharth W. Cerebral venous and dural sinus thrombosis in severe falciparum malaria. J Infect. 2004;48:86-90 pubmed
    ..This diagnosis should be suspected in patients with severe malaria who develop focal neurological deficits and confirmed by appropriate imaging; judicious use of local thrombolytic therapy may help improve outcome. ..
  4. Dalvi A, Rege S, Bapat M, Abraham P, Joshi A, Bapat R. Nonfunctioning islet cell tumor presenting with ascites and portal hypertension. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2002;21:227-8 pubmed
    ..Distal pancreatectomy with splenectomy was done. Histology of the mass showed malignant islet cell tumor infiltrating the spleen. The patient died in the postoperative period. ..
  5. Tullu M, Deshmukh C, Save S, Bhoite B, Bharucha B. Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: a rare complication of nephrotic syndrome. J Postgrad Med. 1999;45:120-2 pubmed
    ..Recovery was complete without anticoagulant therapy. Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis is an extremely rare complication of nephrotic syndrome. ..
  6. Supe A, Prabhu R, Priya H. Role of computed tomography in the diagnosis of rib and lung involvement in tuberculous retromammary abscesses. Skeletal Radiol. 2002;31:96-8 pubmed
    ..A direct communication with the pleura, a destroyed rib fragment in the abscess, and associated lung involvement may be revealed by CT. ..
  7. Goel A, Shah A. Atlantoaxial joint distraction as a treatment for basilar invagination: a report of an experience with 11 cases. Neurol India. 2008;56:144-50 pubmed
    ..Bone graft that is additionally placed within the appropriately prepared atlantoaxial joint and posterior to the arch of atlas and lamina of C2 provides bony fusion...
  8. Desai K, Nadkarni T, Bhatjiwale M, Goel A. Intraventricular tuberculoma. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2002;42:501-3 pubmed
    ..The patient was asymptomatic at 9 months. Ventricular involvement in neurotuberculosis is rare, but should be considered in the presence of other indicators of tuberculous infection...
  9. Shah H, Jain P, Chibber P. Renal tuberculosis simulating xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis with contagious hepatic involvement. Int J Urol. 2006;13:67-8 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge this is the first case of renal tuberculosis spreading to the liver and causing liver abscess formation which was misdiagnosed as XGPN preoperatively...
  10. Desai N, Patil S, Thakur B, Das H, Manjunath S, Sawant P. Abdominal wall abscess secondary to subcapsular tubercular liver abscess. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2003;22:190-1 pubmed
    ..CT scan revealed a right liver lobe subcapsular abscess communicating vith subcutaneous tissue. Aspiration of pus revealed acid-fast bacilli. She responded to 9 months of antitubercular treatment...
  11. Shukla P, Barreto G, Neve R, Mohandas K, Shrikhande S. Can we do better than 'incidental' gallbladder cancer?. Hepatogastroenterology. 2007;54:2184-5 pubmed
  12. Goel A, Shah A. Trigeminal neuralgia in the presence of ectatic basilar artery and basilar invagination: treatment by foramen magnum decompression. J Neurosurg. 2009;111:1220-2 pubmed publisher
    ..Foramen magnum decompression resulted in lasting relief from the pain. The authors discuss the pathogenesis of trigeminal neuralgia in a relatively rare clinical situation...
  13. Mehra A, Shah K, Jain P, Bhansali S, Sunawala J, Gandhi B, et al. Combined off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting and thyroidectomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;88:661-3 pubmed publisher
    ..This case provides further evidence that combined coronary artery bypass grafting and total thyroidectomy is both feasible and safe...
  14. Dharap S, Khandkar A, Pandey A, Sharma A. Repeat CT scan in closed head injury. Injury. 2005;36:412-6 pubmed
    ..Cranial CT scans are often repeated to observe the progress of an intracranial injury. This prospective observational study analyses the effect of repeat CT scans with the aim of formulating a guideline for their use...
  15. Mehta S. Ocular lesions in acute disseminated tuberculosis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2004;12:311-5 pubmed
    ..To determine the prevalence of ocular involvement in patients with acute disseminated tuberculosis and to assess the findings associated with ocular involvement...
  16. Mehta S, Chauhan V, Hastak S, Jiandani P, Dalal P. Choroidal tubercles in neurotuberculosis: prevalence and significance. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2006;14:341-5 pubmed
  17. Lath C, Khanna P, Gadewar S, Agrawal D. Inoperable aggressive mesenteric fibromatosis with ureteric fistula. Case report and literature review. Eur J Radiol. 2006;59:117-21 pubmed
    ..Surgery provides good results in limited disease and non-surgical modalities in cases of unresectable and residual disease...
  18. Nalini B, Vinayak S. Tuberculosis in ear, nose, and throat practice: its presentation and diagnosis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006;27:39-45 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to increase awareness of the different presentations of head and neck tuberculosis (TB) and to discuss its diagnostic difficulties...
  19. Muranjan S, Kirtane M. Tubercular laryngeal abscess. J Laryngol Otol. 2001;115:660-2 pubmed
    ..We report a 37-year-old male, diagnosed with a tubercular laryngeal abscess which was successfully treated under local anaesthesia by incision and drainage and in whom a tracheostomy could be avoided...
  20. Phadke R, Shenoy A, Hosangadi A, Nadkarni T. Mature teratoma arising from the middle cranial fossa. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2004;8:28-31 pubmed
    ..The right temporal lobe was elevated and compressed. Histopathologic examination confirmed a mature teratoma...
  21. Malde R, Jalali R, Muzumdar D, Shet T, Kurkure P. Gliosarcoma occurring 8 years after treatment for a medulloblastoma. Childs Nerv Syst. 2004;20:243-6 pubmed
    ..The tumour bed was re-irradiated with three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT). She remained well for 6 months, after which there was clinicoradiological progression...
  22. Morris B, Madiwale C, Garg A, Chavhan G. Hydatid disease of bone: a mimic of other skeletal pathologies. Australas Radiol. 2002;46:431-4 pubmed
    ..This case illustrates that in the absence of a high index of suspicion for echinococcal infection, the semblance of imaging findings of hydatid disease in bone to those of other skeletal pathologies can lead to misinterpretation. ..
  23. Siddachari R, Chaukar D, Pramesh C, Naresh K, de Souza C, Dcruz A. Laryngeal amyloidosis. J Otolaryngol. 2005;34:60-3 pubmed
    ..Endoscopic carbon-dioxide laser excision of the mass should be the first line of therapy. Patients may require repeated removal of the amyloid deposits. The results of treatment are excellent. ..
  24. Prakash A, Agrawal A, Gupta R, Sanghvi B, Parelkar S. Early management of mesenteric cyst prevents catastrophes: a single centre analysis of 17 cases. Afr J Paediatr Surg. 2010;7:140-3 pubmed publisher
    ..This study reviews our experience in the diagnosis and treatment of 17 mesenteric cysts in our centre, with especial reference to acute abdominal symptoms...
  25. Velho V, Sharma G, Palande D. Cerebrospinal acanthamebic granulomas. Case report. J Neurosurg. 2003;99:572-4 pubmed
    ..Acanthamebic granulomas can cause severe infections in healthy patients as well as in sick ones. This disease should be considered in the differential diagnosis when treating infective granulomas of the CNS...
  26. Chaudhary R, Chaudhary K, Metkar U, Rathod A, Raut A, Sanghvi D. Posterior atlantoaxial dislocation without odontoid fracture. Skeletal Radiol. 2008;37:361-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present case, MRI revealed an intact transverse ligament, which probably contributed to the stability of the C1-C2 complex following closed reduction...
  27. Bonde V, Goel A. Interdural cavernous sinus epidermoid cyst. J Clin Neurosci. 2008;15:212-4 pubmed
    ..The tumor was resected by a basal subtemporal extradural-interdural approach. Following the surgery, the 45-year-old female patient recovered completely from her symptoms of atypical neuralgic facial pains...
  28. Goel A. High cervical C3-4 'disc' compression associated with basilar invagination. Neurol India. 2008;56:68-70 pubmed
    ..The patient had marked clinical recovery, despite the fact that no direct procedure was done for C3-4 disc decompression. The case suggests that C3-4 disc changes could be secondary to primary instability at the craniovertebral junction...
  29. Shetty P, Shroff M, Fatterpekar G, Sahani D, Kirtane M. A retrospective analysis of spontaneous sphenoid sinus fistula: MR and CT findings. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2000;21:337-42 pubmed
    ..Our data also suggest that spontaneous sphenoid sinus CSF leak is not an uncommon occurrenc ..
  30. Mullaji A, Sharma A, Marawar S, Kanna R. Quantification of effect of sequential posteromedial release on flexion and extension gaps: a computer-assisted study in cadaveric knees. J Arthroplasty. 2009;24:795-805 pubmed publisher
    ..This sequence of release led to incremental and differential effects on flexion-extension gaps and has implications in correcting varus deformity. ..
  31. Goel A. Progressive basilar invagination after transoral odontoidectomy: treatment by atlantoaxial facet distraction and craniovertebral realignment. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005;30:E551-5 pubmed
  32. Chaturvedi P, Pai P, Pathak K, D Cruz A. Radiology quiz case 3: laryngeal tuberculosis. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005;131:740, 743-4 pubmed
  33. Deshmukh H, Rathod K, Garg A, Sheth R. Ruptured mycotic pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm in an infant: transcatheter embolization and CT assessment. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2003;26:485-7 pubmed
    ..We also describe the subsequent morphologic changes observed on follow-up computed tomography after 9 months of embolization. ..
  34. Amarapurkar D, Patel N, Amarapurkar A. Hepatic sarcoidosis. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2003;22:98-100 pubmed
    ..None of them improved, while some showed clinical deterioration. All patients responded to corticosteroids with disappearance of symptoms and normalization of liver function tests...
  35. Desai K, Nadkarni T, Muzumdar D, Goel A. Surgical management of colloid cyst of the third ventricle--a study of 105 cases. Surg Neurol. 2002;57:295-302; discussion 302-4 pubmed
    ..Colloid cyst, although a benign tumor, is surgically challenging because of its deep midline location. Early detection and total excision of the colloid cyst carries an excellent prognosis. ..
  36. Patankar T, Prasad S, Goel A, Perumpillichira J, Desai A. Malignant melanotic neuroectodermal tumour of infancy affecting the occipital squama. J Postgrad Med. 1998;44:73-5 pubmed
    ..An unusual case of a melanotic neuroectodermal tumour of the occipital squama, which underwent malignant transformation in a nine-month-old infant is reported and pertinent literature reviewed...
  37. Thapar V, Satoskar R, Kanjan G, Chaudhary A. Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava: a case report and review of literature. Int Surg. 2005;90:262-5 pubmed
    ..We discuss the clinical presentation imaging findings and review the literature...
  38. Rathod K, Garg A, Chavhan G, Rathod N. Computed tomography as a diagnostic tool in acute renal cortical necrosis. J Assoc Physicians India. 2002;50:1451-2 pubmed
  39. Jhaveri K, Shroff M, Fatterpekar G, Som P. CT and MR imaging findings associated with subacute thyroiditis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003;24:143-6 pubmed
    ..The disease resolves spontaneously, usually without thyroid function abnormalities. We herein present the CT and MR imaging findings of two cases of subacute granulomatous thyroiditis...
  40. Purandare N, Rangarajan V, Pramesh C, Rajnish A, Shah S, Dua S. Isolated asymptomatic skeletal muscle metastasis in a potentially resectable non-small cell lung cancer: detection with FDG PET-CT scanning. Cancer Imaging. 2008;8:216-9 pubmed publisher
  41. Shah D, Bhat S, Sundaram P, Joshi J. Lung abscess with neck swelling. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2002;44:117-9 pubmed
  42. Desai K, Bhatjiwale M, Nadkarni T, Goel A. Flare up of tuberculous abscess following stereotactic aspiration--case report. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2002;42:147-9 pubmed
    ..The daughter abscesses were removed via craniotomy. Stereotactic aspiration requires care to prevent such flare up of the disease...
  43. Patankar T, Krishnan A, Prasad S, Goel A. Isolated cerebral hydatid cysts: a comparative study of two different types of presentations. J Assoc Physicians India. 1999;47:805-8 pubmed
    ..To demonstrate the existence of two imaging patterns of cerebral hydatidosis and discuss its clinical importance...
  44. Cherian S, Kulkarni R, Bhat N. Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma in the hard palate: a case report. Acta Cytol. 2010;54:835-9 pubmed
    ..Though exact cytologic typing of EMC was not possible; this case highlights the importance of awareness of this tumor in the differential diagnosis of biphasic tumors of the salivary gland. ..