Ahitagni Biswas

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Country: India

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  1. doi request reprint Bleomycin induced flagellate erythema in a patient with thalamic mixed germ cell tumour: Report of a rare adverse effect
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 28:129-32. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Radiation induced depigmentation disorder in two patients with breast cancer: Exploring a rare accompaniment
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 27:101-4. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Treatment outcome and patterns of failure in patients of pinealoblastoma: review of literature and clinical experience from a regional cancer centre in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 110029
    Childs Nerv Syst 31:1291-304. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Treatment outcome and patterns of failure in patients of non-pineal supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor: review of literature and clinical experience form a regional cancer center in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 157:1251-66. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Intracranial atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor: current management and a single institute experience of 15 patients from north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Departments of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 157:589-96. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Primary amelanotic melanoma of the breast: combating a rare cancer
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Breast Cancer 21:236-40. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Uterine sarcoma-current management and experience from a regional cancer centre in North India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:873-82. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Primary gliosarcoma--clinical experience from a regional cancer centre in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Br J Neurosurg 25:723-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor of the brain: case series and review of literature
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:1495-500. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Spinal intradural primary germ cell tumour--review of literature and case report
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:277-84. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Bleomycin induced flagellate erythema in a patient with thalamic mixed germ cell tumour: Report of a rare adverse effect
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 28:129-32. 2016
    ..This brief report highlights the importance of awareness and timely identification and management of this dermatological toxicity in patients undergoing bleomycin based combination chemotherapy. ..
  2. doi request reprint Radiation induced depigmentation disorder in two patients with breast cancer: Exploring a rare accompaniment
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 27:101-4. 2015
    ..This brief report highlights the importance of awareness of this association in appropriate decision making in susceptible patients thereby preventing this morbidity and its psychological ramifications. ..
  3. doi request reprint Treatment outcome and patterns of failure in patients of pinealoblastoma: review of literature and clinical experience from a regional cancer centre in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 110029
    Childs Nerv Syst 31:1291-304. 2015
    ..Pinealoblastoma is a highly malignant embryonal tumour of the pineal region affecting children and young adults. We herein intend to report the clinical features and treatment outcome of patients of pinealoblastoma treated at our institute...
  4. doi request reprint Treatment outcome and patterns of failure in patients of non-pineal supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor: review of literature and clinical experience form a regional cancer center in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 157:1251-66. 2015
    ..We herein intend to report the clinical features and treatment outcome of patients with nonpineal SPNET treated at our institute...
  5. doi request reprint Intracranial atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor: current management and a single institute experience of 15 patients from north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Departments of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 157:589-96. 2015
    ..We intended to assess the clinicopathological features and treatment outcome in patients of intracranial atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT), a rare malignant tumor of the brain...
  6. doi request reprint Primary amelanotic melanoma of the breast: combating a rare cancer
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Breast Cancer 21:236-40. 2014
    ..However primary melanoma of the breast is a distinct rarity. Primary melanoma involves the skin and less commonly the glandular parenchyma of the breast...
  7. doi request reprint Uterine sarcoma-current management and experience from a regional cancer centre in North India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:873-82. 2013
    ..We intended to assess the clinicopathological features and treatment outcome in patients of uterine sarcoma...
  8. doi request reprint Primary gliosarcoma--clinical experience from a regional cancer centre in north India
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Br J Neurosurg 25:723-9. 2011
    ..We intended to assess the clinicopathological features and treatment outcome in patients of primary gliosarcoma, a rare malignant brain tumour...
  9. doi request reprint Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor of the brain: case series and review of literature
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:1495-500. 2009
    ..Intracranial atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor is an uncommon malignancy with a dismal outcome. Commonly misdiagnosed over the decades as primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the brain, it has dramatically different biological behavior...
  10. doi request reprint Spinal intradural primary germ cell tumour--review of literature and case report
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:277-84. 2009
    ..Primary spinal cord germ cell tumour is a rare tumour. We herein review the tumour characteristics, associated risk factors, treatment policy, and patterns of failure of primary intradural germ cell tumour...
  11. pmc Prognostic Stratification of GBMs Using Combinatorial Assessment of IDH1 Mutation, MGMT Promoter Methylation, and TERT Mutation Status: Experience from a Tertiary Care Center in India
    Suvendu Purkait
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Transl Oncol 9:371-6. 2016
    ..We show for the first time that IDH1 wild-type GBMs which constitute majority of the GBMs can be effectively stratified into three distinct prognostic subgroups based on MGMT and TERT status, irrespective of other genetic alterations. ..
  12. doi request reprint Spinal myxopapillary ependymoma with Down syndrome: exploring an unusual association
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, St Stephen s Hospital, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:e38-41. 2010
    ..Association of ependymoma with Down syndrome is a rarity, which at best, can be explained as a chance phenomenon...
  13. doi request reprint Osseous Hodgkin's lymphoma-review of literature and report of an unusual case presenting as a large ulcerofungating sternal mass
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Bone 43:636-40. 2008
    ..The case report highlights the importance of clinical suspicion of unusual presentation of lymphohematopoietic tumors of the bone especially in developing countries, where chronic granulomatous disease is preponderant...
  14. doi request reprint A simplified approach for molecular classification of glioblastomas (GBMs): experience from a tertiary care center in India
    Suvendu Purkait
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Brain Tumor Pathol 33:183-90. 2016
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  15. doi request reprint Treatment of squamous cell carcinoma of external auditory canal: A tertiary cancer centre experience
    Ajeet Kumar Gandhi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Dr B R Ambedkar Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India Electronic address
    Auris Nasus Larynx 43:45-9. 2016
    ..We aimed to analyze treatment modalities, prognostic factors and survival outcomes in patients of squamous cell carcinoma of EAC treated at our institution...
  16. ncbi request reprint The Expression of Cyclin D1, VEGF, EZH2, and H3K27me3 in Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumors of the CNS: A Possible Role in Targeted Therapy
    Aanchal Kakkar
    Departments of Pathology Radiation Oncology Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 24:729-737. 2016
    ..AT/RTs show reduction in H3K27me3 expression, independent of EZH2 expression, indicating that their interaction requires further evaluation...
  17. doi request reprint Primary pineal malignant melanoma - illustrated review
    Ahitagni Biswas
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Departments of Radiotherapy and Oncology, New Delhi, India
    Turk Neurosurg 25:201-9. 2015
    ..Primary pineal melanoma is a rare tumor. We herein review the histogenesis, pathology, radiology and therapeutic options of this rare tumor...
  18. doi request reprint Bleomycin induced flagellate erythema: Revisiting a unique complication
    Ahitagni Biswas
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 9:500-3. 2013
    ..In patients having severe rash, bleomycin should be expeditiously discontinued. Omission of bleomycin does not compromise the treatment outcome in the majority of patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary intracranial basaloid squamous cell carcinoma: an enigma
    Supriya Mallick
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 46:489-95. 2012
    ..We have also shed light on the biology and the therapeutic options of this enigmatic tumour...
  20. doi request reprint Adherence to Treatment, Response and Patterns of Failure in Pediatric Parameningeal Rhabdomyosarcoma: Experience From a Tertiary Cancer Care Center From India
    Soumyajit Roy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol . 2017
    ..006). Majority of patients with PM-RMS present with advanced stage disease. Response to first-line treatment is a significant predictor of superior progression-free survival and OS in these patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Head and neck extra nodal NHL (HNENL)--Treatment Outcome and Pattern of failure--A Single Institution Experience
    Prashanth Giridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 16:6267-72. 2015
    ..Extra nodal lymphoma (ENL) constitutes about 33 % of all non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. 18-28% develops in the head and neck region. A multimodality treatment with multi-agent chemotherapy (CT) and radiotherapy (RT) is considered optimum...
  22. doi request reprint Congenital peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor: a case treated successfully with multimodality treatment
    Shikha Goyal
    Department of Radiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India Electronic address
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 26:219-24. 2014
    ..A review of all cases reported to have congenital Ewing's sarcoma family of tumors is presented. Novel therapies are needed to improve efficacy and decrease the devastating side effects of treatment in this age group. ..