Sanjay Prakash

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Country: India

Publications

  1. pmc Post-infectious new daily persistent headache may respond to intravenous methylprednisolone
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 11:59-66. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Secondary hemicrania continua: Case reports and a literature review
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Neurol Sci 280:29-34. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Migrainous vertigo responsive to intravenous methylprednisolone: case reports
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 49:1235-9. 2009
  4. pmc The prevalence of headache may be related with the latitude: a possible role of Vitamin D insufficiency?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 11:301-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Cluster headache responsive to indomethacin: Case reports and a critical review of the literature
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Cephalalgia 30:975-82. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Two Cases of Hemicrania Continua-Trigeminal Neuralgia Syndrome: Expanding the Spectrum of Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgia-Tic (TAC-TIC) Syndrome
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Piparia, Baroda, Gujarat, 3901760, India
    Headache . 2016
  7. doi request reprint Serotonin syndrome presenting as febrile encephalopathy with CSF pleocytosis: a report of three cases
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Center, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    Neurol Sci 37:1561-4. 2016
  8. pmc Side-locked headaches: an algorithm-based approach
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia, Waghodia, Vadodara, 391760, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 17:95. 2016
  9. pmc Hemicrania continua with contralateral cranial autonomic features: a case report
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical institute and research Centre Medical College, Piperia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    J Headache Pain 16:21. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Hemicrania continua with contralateral cranial autonomic features: a case report
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical institute and research Centre Medical College, Piperia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    J Headache Pain 16:508. 2015

Collaborators

  • Nilima D Shah

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc Post-infectious new daily persistent headache may respond to intravenous methylprednisolone
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 11:59-66. 2010
    ..We conclude that NDPH-like headache may occur as a post infectious process following a recent infection. We also speculate on the possible mechanisms of headache in our patients...
  2. doi request reprint Secondary hemicrania continua: Case reports and a literature review
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Neurol Sci 280:29-34. 2009
    ..Angiography and CT chest are two other investigations that may be supplemented in patients with high risk for head/neck vessel pathology and carcinoma lung...
  3. doi request reprint Migrainous vertigo responsive to intravenous methylprednisolone: case reports
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 49:1235-9. 2009
    ..Episodes of severe MV of more than 1-day duration were successfully terminated by intravenous methylprednisolone (IV MPS) in 2 patients. Two other patients who had attacks of MV almost daily also showed complete response to IV MPS...
  4. pmc The prevalence of headache may be related with the latitude: a possible role of Vitamin D insufficiency?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 11:301-7. 2010
    ..The presence of vitamin D receptor, 1alpha-hydroxylase and vitamin D-binding protein in the hypothalamus further suggest a role of vitamin D deficiency in the generation of head pain...
  5. doi request reprint Cluster headache responsive to indomethacin: Case reports and a critical review of the literature
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Cephalalgia 30:975-82. 2010
    ..Response to indomethacin is an essential feature for the diagnosis of both paroxysmal hemicrania (PH) and hemicrania continua (HC). Cluster headache (CH) is widely considered to be a disease unresponsive to indomethacin...
  6. doi request reprint Two Cases of Hemicrania Continua-Trigeminal Neuralgia Syndrome: Expanding the Spectrum of Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgia-Tic (TAC-TIC) Syndrome
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Piparia, Baroda, Gujarat, 3901760, India
    Headache . 2016
    ..Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) has been described in association with various primary headache disorders. So far, no case of TN has been reported in association with hemicrania continua (HC)...
  7. doi request reprint Serotonin syndrome presenting as febrile encephalopathy with CSF pleocytosis: a report of three cases
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Center, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    Neurol Sci 37:1561-4. 2016
    ..In parallel, the patients should be investigated for other causes of febrile encephalopathy and CSF pleocytosis. ..
  8. pmc Side-locked headaches: an algorithm-based approach
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia, Waghodia, Vadodara, 391760, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 17:95. 2016
    ..The diagnostic approach of primary side-locked headache starts once one rule out all the possible secondary headaches. We have discussed an algorithmic approach for both secondary and primary side-locked headaches...
  9. pmc Hemicrania continua with contralateral cranial autonomic features: a case report
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical institute and research Centre Medical College, Piperia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    J Headache Pain 16:21. 2015
    ..Hemicrania continua is characterized by continuous strictly unilateral head pain with episodic exacerbations. Episodic exacerbations are associated with ipsilateral cranial autonomic features...
  10. doi request reprint Hemicrania continua with contralateral cranial autonomic features: a case report
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical institute and research Centre Medical College, Piperia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, 391760, India
    J Headache Pain 16:508. 2015
    ..Hemicrania continua is characterized by continuous strictly unilateral head pain with episodic exacerbations. Episodic exacerbations are associated with ipsilateral cranial autonomic features...
  11. doi request reprint Serotonin syndrome in patients with peripheral neuropathy: a diagnostic challenge
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Piparia, Vadodara, India, 391760 Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 36:450.e9-11. 2014
    ..All patients responded to cyproheptadine within 5 days to 2 weeks duration. These cases highlight the limitations of the Hunter criteria for SS in patients with associated polyneuropathy. ..
  12. doi request reprint Paroxysmal hemicrania: an update
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Piperia, Vadodara, Gujarat, India, 390001
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 18:407. 2014
    ..Neuromodulatory procedures, such as greater occipital nerve blockade, blockade of sphenopalatine ganglion and neurostimulation of the posterior hypothalamus, are reserved for refractory PH. ..
  13. pmc Paroxysmal hemicrania: a retrospective study of a consecutive series of 22 patients and a critical analysis of the diagnostic criteria
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, Gujarat, 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 14:26. 2013
    ..However, these all features may not be present in all cases and a few cases may remain unclassified according to the 2nd Edition of The International classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD-II) criteria for PH...
  14. doi request reprint A proposal for revision of hemicrania continua diagnostic criteria based on critical analysis of 62 patients
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Cephalalgia 32:860-8. 2012
    ..It is diagnosed according to the criteria of the International Headache Society (IHS), but in clinical practice, these criteria seem too restrictive and many hemicrania continua-like headaches remain unclassified...
  15. pmc Refining clinical features and therapeutic options of new daily persistent headache: a retrospective study of 63 patients in India
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, Gujarat, India, 390001
    J Headache Pain 13:477-85. 2012
    ..Response was better in patients who received intravenous therapy of methyl prednisolone and sodium valproate. We suggest prospective and controlled studies to confirm our observations...
  16. doi request reprint Dopa responsive insomnia: a forme fruste or precursor of restless legs syndrome?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat, 390001, India
    J Neurol Sci 316:170-2. 2012
    ..We discuss a possibility of RLS in these patients and suggest to take a trial of l-dopa in patients with isolated insomnia who has a positive family history of RLS or in a patient who do not show response to usual therapies for RLS...
  17. pmc Hemicrania continua unresponsive or partially responsive to indomethacin: does it exist? A diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 10:59-63. 2009
    ..We also review the literature especially for the presence of indomethacin response and ipsilateral cranial autonomic features...
  18. pmc Post-infectious headache: a reactive headache?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda 390001, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 12:467-73. 2011
    ..Large prospective studies are required to confirm these observations...
  19. pmc Phantom headache: pain-memory-emotion hypothesis for chronic daily headache?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, Gujarat, 390001, India
    J Headache Pain 12:281-6. 2011
    ..Interrelation of headache to emotional symptoms should also be explored...
  20. ncbi request reprint Unnecessary extractions in patients with hemicrania continua: case reports and implication for dentistry
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    J Orofac Pain 24:408-11. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that initial treatment with drugs specific for primary headache disorders should be instituted before subjecting patients to invasive procedures...
  21. doi request reprint Hyper insulinemia in an hemicrania continua patient with sexual headache: Hypothesizing the basis for this unusual association
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat 390 001, India
    Neurol India 58:642-4. 2010
    ..Both headache disorders responded to indomethacin. The patient had also in addition persistent elevation of fasting serum insulin...
  22. doi request reprint A case of mixed type of paroxysmal dyskinesia: is there an overlap between two clinical categories of paroxysmal dyskinesia?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, O 19, Doctor s Quarter, Jail Road, Baroda, 390001, Gujarat, India
    Neurol Sci 32:143-5. 2011
    ..Overtime symptoms occurred with minimal exercise. Secondary dyskinesia was ruled out by investigations. Patient responded well to Carbamazepine, relapsed when stopped taking it...
  23. pmc Headaches related to triptans therapy in patients of migrainous vertigo
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 9:185-8. 2008
    ..We suggest that headache and vertigo of migraine may be inversely related to each other and suppression of one may induce or aggravate the other...
  24. ncbi request reprint A patient with chronic cluster headache responsive to high-dose indomethacin: is there an overlap with chronic paroxysmal hemicrania?
    S Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Cephalalgia 28:778-81. 2008
  25. pmc Relapsing remitting hypnic headache responsive to indomethacin in an adolescent: a case report
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 9:393-5. 2008
    ..The patient showed complete response to indomethacin (75 mg at bedtime). Frequent tapering of indomethacin was required to look for the remission phase...
  26. doi request reprint Is there need to search for alternatives to indomethacin for hemicrania continua? Case reports and a review
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Neurol Sci 277:187-90. 2009
    ..We also discuss the side effects of indomethacin in the various headache disorders and other painful conditions, and suggest the need for trial of other drugs for the patients of HC...
  27. doi request reprint Recurrent limb pain and migraine: case reports and a clinical review
    S Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Cephalalgia 29:898-905. 2009
    ..We also review the clinical profiles of the patients in whom RLP and migraine were related to each other, and speculate on the possible mechanisms for RLP in the patients with migraine...
  28. doi request reprint Restless legs syndrome with carbamazepine-induced osteomalacia: causal or casual association
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:228.e1-3. 2010
    ..Here we report a 16-year-old girl with RLS secondary to vitamin D deficiency (VDD) caused by chronic administration of carbamazepine. We also speculate on the possible mechanisms for the development of RLS in patient with VDD...
  29. doi request reprint Chronic tension-type headache with vitamin D deficiency: casual or causal association?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 49:1214-22. 2009
    ..The improvement in the headache was much earlier than the improvements in the symptom complex of osteomalacia. We also speculate on the possible mechanisms for headache in the patients with vitamin D deficiency...
  30. doi request reprint A Cross-Sectional Clinic-Based Study in Patients With Side-Locked Unilateral Headache and Facial Pain
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Piperia, Baroda, Gujarat, 3901760, India
    Headache 56:1183-93. 2016
    ..To undertake the epidemiological evaluation of the patients presenting with side-locked headache and facial pain in a tertiary neurology outpatient clinic...
  31. pmc Cardiac cephalalgia: First case from India
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt Bhikhiben Kantilal Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre Medical College, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol 19:252-4. 2016
    ..Coronary angiogram revealed three-vessel disease. Coronary artery bypass surgery provided complete resolution of headaches. ..
  32. doi request reprint Dopa responsive burning mouth syndrome: restless mouth syndrome or oral variant of restless legs syndrome?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat 390001, India
    J Neurol Sci 320:156-60. 2012
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  33. ncbi request reprint Hemicrania continua responsive to intravenous methyl prednisolone
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 49:604-7. 2009
    ..Exquisite and persistent effect of indomethacin is a fundamental property of HC. We report 2 patients of HC in which attacks were successfully eliminated by repeated infusion of methyl prednisolone...
  34. pmc Vitamin D deficiency mimicking chronic tension-type headache in children
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt BK Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    BMJ Case Rep 2016:. 2016
    ..We suggest that musculoskeletal pain and headache together in a patient may be part of a single symptom complex, with vitamin D deficiency being the possible cause. ..
  35. doi request reprint Recurrent Spontaneous Paresthesia in the Upper Limb Could Be Due to Migraine: A Case Series
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Piperia, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 55:1143-7. 2015
    ..Recurrent spontaneous paresthesia is quite common in the general population and many patients remain undiagnosed. We speculate that a subset of patients might be related to migrainous sensory auras. ..
  36. pmc Coexistence of cluster headache and paroxysmal hemicrania: does it exist? A case report and literature review
    Nilima D Shah
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Gujarat, India
    J Headache Pain 10:219-23. 2009
    ..Both types of headache responded to indomethacin. Review of the literature suggests that simultaneous occurrence of CH and CPH in a patient may be both over and under reported...
  37. doi request reprint Headache as a presenting feature in patients with serotonin syndrome: a case series
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, SSG Hospital, India
    Cephalalgia 34:148-53. 2014
    ..Serotonin syndrome (SS) is a drug-induced constellation of various clinical features that result from excess central serotonergic tone. The clinical features range from barely perceptible to life-threatening conditions...
  38. doi request reprint Hemicrania continua-like headache with leprosy: casual or causal association?
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Medical College, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 48:1132-4. 2008
    ..Indomethacin was successfully weaned off after completion of antileprotic therapy...
  39. pmc Serotonin syndrome presenting as surgical emergency: A report of two cases
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical institute and research Centre Medical College, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    Indian J Crit Care Med 20:120-2. 2016
    ..Both cases responded to the removal of offending agents and administration of cyproheptadine. There is a need to increase the awareness of SS among physicians because of the widespread use of serotonergic agents all around the world. ..
  40. doi request reprint Chronic Migraine Responding to Intravenous Thiamine: A Report of Two Cases
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt B K Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Piperia, Baroda, Gujarat, India
    Headache 56:1204-9. 2016
    ..WE is a highly underdiagnosed condition. The misdiagnosis is associated more with early or mild WE. The interrelation between migraine and thiamine deficiency is unknown..
  41. pmc Two atypical cases of isolated migrainous paraesthesia
    Sanjay Prakash
    Department of Neurology, Smt BK Shah Medical Institute and Research Centre, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    BMJ Case Rep 2016:. 2016
    ..Case 1 had recurrent spontaneous paraesthesia predominantly on the left side of the face. Case 2 had recurrent spontaneous paraesthesia in either the left or right lower limb. Both cases responded to antimigraine drugs...