Raj Kumar

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Affiliation: Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi Brain stem tuberculosis in children
    R Kumar
    Department of Neuro Surgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 14:356-61. 2000
  2. ncbi Aneurysmal bone cysts of the skull: report of three cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 13:82-4. 1999
  3. ncbi Peduncular hallucinosis: an unusual sequel to surgical intervention in the suprasellar region
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 13:500-3. 1999
  4. ncbi Thalamic glioblastoma with cerebrospinal fluid dissemination in the peritoneal cavity
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 31:242-5. 1999
  5. ncbi Dandy-Walker syndrome: different modalities of treatment and outcome in 42 cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:348-52. 2001
  6. ncbi Spinal intramedullary ependymal cyst. Report of two cases and review of the literature
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 35:29-34. 2001
  7. ncbi Uncommon presentation of medulloblastoma
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:538-42; discussion 543. 2001
  8. ncbi Intraspinal neurenteric cysts--report of three paediatric cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:584-8. 2001
  9. ncbi Medulloblastomas of the cerebellopontine angle
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Neurol India 49:380-3. 2001
  10. ncbi Occurrence of split cord malformation in meningomyelocele: complex spina bifida
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:119-27. 2002

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  1. ncbi Brain stem tuberculosis in children
    R Kumar
    Department of Neuro Surgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 14:356-61. 2000
    ..Recovery was full without residual deficit in all the cases. Surgical excision of brain stem granulomas was not indicated in any case...
  2. ncbi Aneurysmal bone cysts of the skull: report of three cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 13:82-4. 1999
    ..Two cases were recurrence free at follow-up of 8 months and 3 years, and the third patient was thought to be recurrence free at 2 years...
  3. ncbi Peduncular hallucinosis: an unusual sequel to surgical intervention in the suprasellar region
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 13:500-3. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi Thalamic glioblastoma with cerebrospinal fluid dissemination in the peritoneal cavity
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 31:242-5. 1999
    ..The child ultimately succumbed to his disease...
  5. ncbi Dandy-Walker syndrome: different modalities of treatment and outcome in 42 cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:348-52. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi Spinal intramedullary ependymal cyst. Report of two cases and review of the literature
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 35:29-34. 2001
    ..The child with spastic quadriparesis had a remarkable recovery, while the subtle signs of the other patient regained normalcy at the follow-up of 4 and 5 months, respectively...
  7. ncbi Uncommon presentation of medulloblastoma
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:538-42; discussion 543. 2001
    ..This unique clinico-radiological pattern is considered 'typical', but then medulloblastomas do not follow the typical clinico-radiological pattern in a significant number of cases...
  8. ncbi Intraspinal neurenteric cysts--report of three paediatric cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:584-8. 2001
    ..Associated vertebral anomalies, gut cysts, bowel duplication, the presence of keratin markers and mucin-secreting cuboidal or columnar intestinal epithelium in their walls confirm their entodermal origin...
  9. ncbi Medulloblastomas of the cerebellopontine angle
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Neurol India 49:380-3. 2001
    ..These three cases succumbed to their disease, between three months to thirty months of their initial management. However the fourth patient, a 20 years female with desmoplastic variant, was well at two and a half years of follow up...
  10. ncbi Occurrence of split cord malformation in meningomyelocele: complex spina bifida
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:119-27. 2002
    ..e. split cord malformation (SCM) with meningomyelocele (MMC), and to propose an addition to Pang's classification of SCM to accommodate a combined form of anomaly...
  11. ncbi Tuberculous brain abscess: clinical presentation, pathophysiology and treatment (in children)
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:118-23. 2002
    ..A history of pulmonary tuberculosis may be present, as documented in one of our six cases; three of our six children developed TBA despite 3-weeks to 12-month courses of antitubercular chemotherapy prescribed for post-TBM hydrocephalus...
  12. ncbi Management of pediatric congenital atlantoaxial dislocation: a report of 23 cases from northern India
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, U P, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:197-208. 2002
    ..The various problems faced by the authors in managing these very fragile and severely compromised children with cervicomedullary compression due to congenital atlantoaxial dislocation in a setting with limited resources are discussed...
  13. ncbi Positional moulding in premature hydrocephalics
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, India
    Neurol India 50:148-52. 2002
    ..It was not the LPM but associated intracranial anomalies, which were most probably responsible for their poor outcome. The differentiation from posterior plagiocephaly is also highlighted...
  14. ncbi Choroid plexus papillomas of the cerebellopontine angle
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226 014, India
    Neurol India 50:352-8. 2002
    ..Surgery remains the main modality of treatment for CPP, both for primary and recurrent tumors, but radiotherapy may have a role in cases of recurrence, which are quite frequent...
  15. ncbi Unusual neuroenteric cysts: diagnosis and management
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:321-30. 2002
    ..Evidence of neural tethering most probably due to cyst contents was seen in three patients. All patients improved after surgery. None showed recurrence of the cyst at follow-up of 3 months to 2 years...
  16. ncbi Terminal myelocystocele
    Raj Kumar
    King George s Medical College, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Pediatr 69:1083-6. 2002
    ..All four cases underwent successful repair and surgery remained uneventful in all of them. No child showed neurological deterioration during the follow-up...
  17. ncbi Spinal dysraphism: trends in northern India
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 38:133-45. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical profiles, image findings and surgical outcome of 155 cases of spinal dysraphism...
  18. ncbi Uncommon manifestations of shunt infection
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Pediatr 70:21-4. 2003
    ..Shunt infection is one of the commonest and most troublesome cause of shunt failure. According to the etiology and clinical presentations it has been divided into external and internal types...
  19. ncbi Gluteal abscess: a manifestation of Pott's spine
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Neurol India 51:87-8. 2003
    ..She showed significant clinicoradiological improvement following aspiration of pus and antitubercular treatment. Rare manifestations of cold abscess in the spine are discussed...
  20. ncbi Hyperostotic paraganglioma of occipitotemporal bone
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Neurosurg Rev 27:46-9. 2004
    ..Paraganglioma as a pure bony mass is not reported in the literature. The site of origin of such a tumor could not be ascertained, even on generous screening. The tumor remained nonsecretory on clinical and biochemical investigations...
  21. ncbi Ascites in ventriculoperitoneal shunt
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences and King George s Medical College, Lucknow, U P India
    Indian J Pediatr 70:859-64. 2003
    ..Four children developing ascites/abdominal psuedocyst following ventriculoperitoneal shunt were analyzed to see the factors responsible for such complication...
  22. ncbi Intramedullary mass lesion of the spinal cord in children of a developing milieu
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuroanesthesiology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences and C S M Medical University Upgraded KGMC, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 40:16-22. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi Childhood choroid plexus papillomas: operative complications
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery and Anaesthesia, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 21:138-43. 2005
    ..All children presented with features of raised intracranial pressure. Due to gross hydrocephalus with severe manifestations at admission two patients required CSF diversion before definitive surgery...
  24. ncbi Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma: a report of five cases
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, UP, India
    Neurosurg Rev 27:274-80. 2004
    ..The tumor of another child was also very vascular. Four children survived surgery and required no shunt CSF diversion, while one died of severe ventriculitis and septicemia 3 weeks after surgery...
  25. ncbi Spinal tuberculosis: with reference to the children of northern India
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 21:19-26. 2005
    ..There is a controversy regarding the age predilection of the disease; it is documented that it is a disease of adults in affluent countries, and a disease of the first three decades in other regions...
  26. ncbi Comparative study of complex spina bifida and split cord malformation
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and King Georges Medical University, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:109-15. 2005
    ..To see the difference in clinical profiles, radiological findings and surgical outcome of the group 1 split cord malformation and meningomyelocele (SCM with MMC) from group 2 (SCM without MMC)...
  27. ncbi Benign intradural extramedullary masses in children of northern India
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:22-8. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi Development of anaplastic ependymoma in Rasmussen's encephalitis: review of the literature and case report
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:416-9. 2006
    ..The occurrence of anaplastic ependymoma in a diagnosed case of RE has not been reported in the literature...
  29. ncbi Shunt revision in hydrocephalus
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:843-7. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi Intracranial sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) in a child
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 26014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:1208-11. 2006
    ..Sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) is a rare and relatively newly described clinicopathological entity of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  31. ncbi External hydrocephalus in small children
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:1237-41. 2006
    ..In this report, the author has tried to define the clinical and radiological criteria for reaching the diagnosis of external hydrocephalus...
  32. ncbi Paradoxical response to chemotherapy in neurotuberculosis
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:214-22. 2006
    ..Our objective was to investigate the paradoxical response and the factors responsible for such an uncommon (but known) response to chemotherapy in neurotuberculosis...
  33. ncbi Unusual split cord with neurenteric cyst and cerebellar heterotopia over spinal cord
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:243-7. 2007
    ..To report a case of splitting of a cord, which could neither be classified as type I nor type II according to Pang's classification. The child had associated neurenteric cyst and cerebellar tissue heterotopia...
  34. ncbi Shiva: supreme God of all in Saivism
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:1511. 2006
  35. ncbi Primary spinal primitive neuroectodermal tumor: case series and review of the literature
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:1-6. 2007
    ..PSPNET, though an established entity, did not find a place in the WHO 2000 classification of CNS tumors. Hence its status has to be defined...
  36. ncbi Outcome of meningomyelocele/lipomeningomyelocele in children of northern India
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:7-14. 2007
    ..To evaluate the clinical profile, associated anomalies and surgical outcome of children with meningomyelocele (MMC)/lipomeningomyelocele...
  37. ncbi Lhermitte-Duclos disease
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, U P, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:729-32. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi Hemangiopericytoma of thoracic spine: a rare bony tumor
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:1215-9. 2007
    ..When she deteriorated on conservative management, she was operated upon, and the histopathological report was suggestive of hemangiopericytoma...
  39. ncbi Adolescent lumbar disc disease: findings and outcome
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:1295-9. 2007
    ..Lumbar disc herniation is mainly a disease of elderly people as degenerative changes progress with age...
  40. ncbi Recurrence in supratentorial anaplastic ependymoma
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:364-8. 2007
    ..To study the outcome and recurrence in supratentorial anaplastic ependymoma...
  41. ncbi Pediatric brain stem lesions: introduction of a scoring system for clinical evaluation and their treatment analysis
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:467-75. 2008
    ..To assess treatment responses, Karnofsky's Performance Score (KPS) has been the gold standard; however, in pediatric patients, comprehensive neurological examination is more valuable...
  42. ncbi Suprasellar arachnoid cyst with delayed puberty
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Science, Lucknow 226 014, UP, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:858-60. 2007
    ..Hormonal levels were suggestive of hypogonadism and deficiency of growth hormone. She was operated for fenestration of cyst. In this case, suprasellar arachnoid cyst presented with delayed puberty, which is unusual...
  43. ncbi Idiopathic chronic subdural hematoma, MCA infarct and cortical atrophy with status epilepticus in infants
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:1046-8. 2007
    ..One of the infants had secondary craniosynostosis for which additional coronal suturectomy had to be done. The management of such cases and a brief review of literature are discussed...
  44. ncbi A clinical scoring system for neurological assessment of high cervical myelopathy: measurements in pediatric patients with congenital atlantoaxial dislocations
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Neurosurgery 61:987-93; discussion 993-4. 2007
    ..This study proposes a scoring system based on a comprehensive neurological examination to assess surgical outcome in these patients...
  45. doi Evaluation of clinico-urodynamic outcome of bladder dysfunction after surgery in children with spinal dysraphism - a prospective study
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Postgraduate Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 150:129-37. 2008
    ..The aim was to asses the clinical profile and urodynamic findings and the outcome of surgery in children with spinal dysraphism...
  46. doi Intraventricular neurocysticercus cyst(s) in Indian children
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:118-23. 2008
    ..Thus, we managed 6 of our cases with excision of the cysts obstructing the CSF pathway, and in 4 cases excision of cysts with ventriculoperitoneal shunt was adequate...
  47. doi Pediatric extradural spinal tumors
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:181-9. 2008
    ..There was a wide range of histological variants seen in our series and the patients were treated primarily with a suitable surgical approach and adjuvant chemoradiotherapy, wherever indicated...
  48. doi Traumatic subdural effusions in children following minor head injury
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, UP, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:1391-6. 2008
    ..In this report, the authors have tried to establish the clinical and radiographic criteria to define the subdural effusions (SDEs) in children following minor head injury...
  49. doi Craniovertebral junction anomaly with atlas assimilation and reducible atlantoaxial dislocation: a rare constellation of bony abnormalities
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:402-5. 2008
    ..A posterior stabilization utilizing a contour rod, sublaminar wire fixation and onlay bone grafts between the occiput, and C(3) and C(4) vertebrae was performed followed by symptomatic improvement...
  50. doi The changing "epidemiology" of pediatric head injury and its impact on the daily clinical practice
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:813-23. 2009
    ..It describes the changes in incidence, various advancements in diagnosis, management, prognosis, prevention and strategies required for better outcome, and control of head injury...
  51. doi Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage in children
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:37-45. 2009
    ..In this study, we analyze the etiology, clinical features, treatment options and outcome assessment in this population...
  52. doi Role of interferon gamma release assay in the diagnosis of Pott disease
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:462-6. 2010
    ..Despite several advances, it often poses a diagnostic dilemma. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of the QuantiFERON assay in the diagnosis of Pott disease...
  53. doi Pediatric glioblastoma: clinico-radiological profile and factors affecting the outcome
    Kuntal Kanti Das
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:2055-62. 2012
    ..Also, the prognostic factors affecting the survival in pediatric glioblastoma are not as well defined as in adults...
  54. doi Clinical and radiological profiles and outcomes in pediatric patients with intracranial aneurysms
    Anant Mehrotra
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:340-6. 2012
    ..The authors analyzed pediatric patients with aneurysms to try to understand their clinical, radiological, and outcome profile...
  55. doi Serial changes in diffusion tensor imaging metrics of corpus callosum in moderate traumatic brain injury patients and their correlation with neuropsychometric tests: a 2-year follow-up study
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, India
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:31-42. 2010
    ....
  56. doi Pediatric cranio-vertebral junction tuberculosis: management and outcome
    Anant Mehrotra
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:809-14. 2013
    ..Management protocol of this rare site of TB is yet to be conclusively established. This holds particularly true for pediatric age group in which this condition is infrequently encountered...
  57. ncbi Tubercular atlantoaxial dislocation in children: an institutional experience
    Samir Kumar Kalra
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Neurosurg 107:111-8. 2007
    ..In this paper the authors analyzed the clinical and imaging-documented profile of pediatric patients with tubercular atlantoaxial dislocation (AAD)...
  58. doi Association of matrix metalloproteinase-1 gene polymorphism with glioblastoma multiforme in a northern Indian population
    Nitin Malik
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    J Neurooncol 102:347-52. 2011
    ..3 vs 48.3%, OR, 1.76; P = 0.002; 95% CI, 1.23-2.52). This study suggests that the 2G/2G genotype and 2G allele of -1607 MMP-1 polymorphism are associated with an increased susceptibility for developing GBM...
  59. ncbi Clinical implications of increased fractional anisotropy in meningitis associated with brain abscess
    Kavindra Nath
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 31:888-93. 2007
    ..To look for the clinical implications of increased cortical fractional anisotropy (FA) in meningitis patients associated with brain abscess...
  60. doi In vitro, high-resolution 1H and 31P NMR based analysis of the lipid components in the tissue, serum, and CSF of the patients with primary brain tumors: one possible diagnostic view
    Niraj Kumar Srivastava
    Department of Neurology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli Road, Lucknow 226014, India
    NMR Biomed 23:113-22. 2010
    ..NMR-based lipid estimation of post-surgical tumor tissue may also contribute to differentiating the tumor types...
  61. doi Congenital paediatric atlantoaxial dislocation: clinico-radiological profile and surgical outcome
    A Mehrotra
    Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences SGPGIMS, Lucknow 226014, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:1943-50. 2012
    ....
  62. doi Serial changes in the white matter diffusion tensor imaging metrics in moderate traumatic brain injury and correlation with neuro-cognitive function
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, UP, India
    J Neurotrauma 26:481-95. 2009
    ..DTI demonstrates axonopathy in the acute stage, as well as at secondary stages, at 6 months post-injury in the CC and PWM in regions of normal-appearing white matter on conventional MRI...
  63. doi Comparative evaluation of corpus callosum DTI metrics in acute mild and moderate traumatic brain injury: its correlation with neuropsychometric tests
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, UP, India
    Brain Inj 23:675-85. 2009
    ..Thirty-three age- and sex-matched healthy controls were also included for comparison...
  64. ncbi Bilateral acute foot drop following lumbar disc herniation--a case report
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014
    J Indian Med Assoc 109:834-5. 2011
    ..An urgent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed large central disc prolapse at L3-L4 level with significant canal stenosis. He was operated on emergent basis following which he had progressive neurological improvement...
  65. ncbi Unusual clinical and MRI features of a cerebellopontine angle medulloepithelioma. Case report and review of literature
    Rajan Syal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurootology Unit, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:299-303. 2006
    ..Only subtotal resection could be performed and the patient had a stormy post-operative course due to extensive dissemination of the disease...
  66. ncbi Metastatic tumor of orbit presenting as pulsatile proptosis
    Kumudini Sharma
    Department of Neuroophthalmology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow UP, India
    Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie) 38:69-72. 2006
    ..Pulsatile proptosis secondary to a metastatic tumor of orbit is very uncommon. We report a 69-year-old male who presented with pulsatile proptosis owing to metastasis of an asymptomatic renal cell carcinoma...
  67. doi Effect of spinal cord signal intensity changes on clinical outcome after surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Anooj Chatley
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Postgraduate Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:562-7. 2009
    ..However, the prognostic significance of signal intensity changes remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of spinal cord T2 signal intensity changes on the outcome after surgery for CSM...
  68. ncbi Effect of antibiotics on Oxalobacter formigenes colonization of human gastrointestinal tract
    R D Mittal
    Department of Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Endourol 19:102-6. 2005
    ..formigenes of individuals who had been on antibiotics for at least 5 days at the time of sample collection and individuals who had not taken antibiotics for at least 3 months...
  69. ncbi Mefloquine toxicity presenting with polyneuropathy - a report of two cases in India
    Sanjeev Jha
    Department of Neurology, Sanjay Gandhi PGIMS, Raebareli Road, Lucknow 226014, India
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:594-6. 2006
    ..We report two cases of people from different states in India who developed polyneuropathy following intake of mefloquine for treatment of malaria. To the best of our knowledge this has not been reported before...
  70. ncbi Comparison of various conventional methods with a polymerase chain reaction assay for detecting methicillin-resistant & susceptible Staphylococcus aureus strains
    K N Prasad
    Department of Microbiology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow
    Indian J Med Res 112:198-202. 2000
    ..In the present study, various conventional methods were compared with polymerase chain reaction on 106 clinical isolates of Staph. aureus for detection of oxacillin resistance...
  71. ncbi Differentiation of calcification from chronic hemorrhage with corrected gradient echo phase imaging
    R K Gupta
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 25:698-704. 2001
    ..The purpose of the current study was to prospectively evaluate the role of corrected gradient echo phase imaging in differentiation of calcified granuloma from chronic hemorrhage...
  72. ncbi Intermittent symptoms in neurocysticercosis: could they be epileptic?
    S Pradhan
    Department of Neurology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli Road, Lucknow 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:260-6. 2003
    ..We evaluated the clinical status of these patients during complete control of their original seizures on anti-epileptic drugs (AED)...
  73. ncbi Stone composition, metabolic profile and the presence of the gut-inhabiting bacterium Oxalobacter formigenes as risk factors for renal stone formation
    R D Mittal
    Department of Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Med Princ Pract 12:208-13. 2003
    ..To examine stone composition, metabolic evaluation and colonization of Oxalobacter formigenes as risk factors for renal stone formation...
  74. doi Endoscopic third ventriculostomy: 5 years' experience at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences
    A Garg
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:1-5. 2009
    ..Clinical features should be considered as indications of the success or failure of ventriculostomy in infants who have low-pressure hydrocephalus...
  75. doi Clinical and haematological features in a compound heterozygote (HBB:c.92 + 5G > C/HBB:c.93-2A > C) case of thalassaemia major
    S Agarwal
    Department of Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Int J Lab Hematol 32:369-72. 2010
    ..93-2A > C in the Indian subcontinent and has important implications for screening and prenatal diagnosis of beta thalassaemia. This report also supports inclusion of this mutation in the beta globin gene mutation database...
  76. ncbi Atypical response to chemotherapy in neurotuberculosis
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Br J Neurosurg 12:344-8. 1998
    ..Recovery was good in all the five cases excluding visual loss, which remained unchanged in two cases because of prexisting secondary optic atrophy...
  77. ncbi Post-traumatic pseudomeningocele of the orbit in a young child
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, UP, India
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 40:110-2. 2003
  78. ncbi Role of Oxalobacter formigenes in calcium oxalate stone disease: a study from North India
    R Kumar
    Department of Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli Road, Lucknow 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Eur Urol 41:318-22. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the possible relationship of this bacterium with number of stone episodes in this part of the world was also studied. The correlation of the presence or absence of O. formigenes with the urinary oxalate levels was evaluated...
  79. ncbi Demonstration of scolex in calcified cysticercus lesion using gradient echo with or without corrected phase imaging and its clinical implications
    S Chawla
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Clin Radiol 57:826-34. 2002
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  80. ncbi Medulloblastomas: clinical profile, treatment techniques and outcome - an institutional experience
    Punita Lal
    Departments of Radiotherapy and Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226 014, India
    Indian J Cancer 39:97-105. 2002
    ..No factor emerged significant on multivariate analysis...
  81. ncbi Lord Ganesha: the idol neurosurgeon
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014 Uttar Pradesh, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:287-8. 2008
  82. ncbi ELISA in the evaluation of therapeutic response to albendazole in neurocysticercosis
    Nuzhat Husain
    Department of Pathology, King George s Medical University, Lucknow 226003, Uttar Pradesh, India
    J Infect 56:65-73. 2008
    ..An ELISA using the Cysticercus fasciolaris larval stage of T. taeniaeformis has been evaluated in the post-treatment follow-up of NC in a cohort of 165 cases...
  83. ncbi Differentiation of tuberculous from pyogenic brain abscesses with in vivo proton MR spectroscopy and magnetization transfer MR imaging
    R K Gupta
    Department of Radiology, Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:1503-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: It might be possible to differentiate tuberculous abscesses from pyogenic abscesses by using MT MR imaging and in vivo MR spectroscopy, which could be of value in influencing the management of such cases...
  84. ncbi Suprasellar tuberculoma presenting with diabetes insipidus and hypothyroidism--a case report
    R Jain
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow-226014, India
    Neurol India 49:314-6. 2001
    ..The patient responded well to antituberculous treatment and an unnecessary surgery was avoided...
  85. ncbi Multiparametric quantitation of the perilesional region in patients with healed or healing solitary cysticercus granuloma
    R Kumar
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014, India
    Neuroimage 15:1015-20. 2002
    ..The study illustrates that quantitative evaluation of MT ratios and T2 augments the qualitative visual assessment of the perilesional region in healing or healed cysticercus granulomas...
  86. ncbi Proton MR CSF analysis and a new software as predictors for the differentiation of meningitis in children
    Arunachalam Subramanian
    NMR Laboratory, Division of Sophisticated Analytical Instruments Facility SAIF, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India
    NMR Biomed 18:213-25. 2005
    ..3%. It is proposed that the NMR spectroscopic information, along with other routine clinical features, may serve as an additional diagnostic tool for the differential diagnosis of meningitis in children...
  87. doi Pediatric intracranial aneurysms: an institutional experience
    Vivek Kumar Vaid
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:296-301. 2008
    ..Their epidemiology is poorly understood, and certain features make them unique. In our study we analyzed pediatric intracranial aneurysm patients to gain an insight into the epidemiology, clinicoradiological profile and outcome...
  88. ncbi Use of the computed tomographic scan in Japanese encephalitis
    R Kumar
    Department of Paediatrics, King George s Medical College, Lucknow, India
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 86:77-81. 1992
    ..The findings appeared to relate to both the severity and the stage of the illness at the time the scans were made. CT would appear to be of little use in making a specific diagnosis of Japanese encephalitis...
  89. ncbi Viral encephalitis of public health significance in India: current status
    R Kumar
    Department of Pediatrics, King George s Medical College, Lucknow
    Indian J Pediatr 66:73-83. 1999
    ..The nervous tissue vaccine is no longer recommended because of unacceptable neurotoxicity. Three cell culture vaccines are presently available with about equal efficacy...
  90. ncbi Split cord malformation (scm) in paediatric patients: outcome of 19 cases
    R Kumar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 226014, India
    Neurol India 49:128-33. 2001
    ..Hence surgery seemed to be effective, particularly in patients with neurological dysfunction...
  91. ncbi Metabolite pattern of Cysticercus cellulosae metacestode from different predilection sites of swine using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    S Chawla
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Regional Sophisticated Instrumentation Centre, Lucknow, UP, India
    Parasite 11:161-7. 2004
    ..001) than the cysts located in the brain. We conclude that the metabolite pattern in the cysticerci is not influenced by the surrounding tissue location; however concentration of certain metabolites may depend upon the tissue location...
  92. doi Prevalence and clinical differentiation of dengue fever in children in northern India
    R Kumar
    Department of Pediatrics, King George Medical University, Lucknow, India
    Infection 36:444-9. 2008
    ....
  93. ncbi Response to hepatitis B vaccine in preterm babies
    Ajit Sood
    Department of Medicine, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab
    Indian J Gastroenterol 21:52-4. 2002
    ..A well-accepted vaccination schedule for preterm babies is not available. We therefore studied the response to hepatitis B vaccine in preterm babies...
  94. ncbi Association of IFNG gene polymorphism with asthma in the Indian population
    Rana Nagarkatti
    The Center for Biochemical Technology, Mall Road, Delhi
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:410-2. 2002
    ..Furthermore, a previously reported promoter polymorphism at the -333 base pair position was not detected in our population. This is the first report on the association of a candidate gene with asthma from the Indian subcontinent...
  95. ncbi Mild, moderate, and severe forms of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis: a clinical and serologic evaluation
    Raj Kumar
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi, 44 1 Probyn Road, Delhi 7, India
    Chest 124:890-2. 2003
    ..There are patients with asthma who fulfill the diagnostic criteria of ABPA by serologic evaluation (specific IgE/IgG to Aspergillus fumigatus), bronchography, CT, and or conventional linear tomography...
  96. ncbi Adherent white plaques: an endoscopic finding in eosinophilic esophagitis
    Shikha Sundaram
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 38:208-12. 2004
  97. ncbi Association of IL4 gene polymorphisms with asthma in North Indians
    Rana Nagarkatti
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi University, Delhi, India
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 134:206-12. 2004
    ..The aim of our case-control study was to determine the association between IL4 and asthma in North Indians...
  98. ncbi Salvage application of secondary blood cardioplegia in intractable ventricular fibrillation
    Rajiv Lakhotia
    Department of Cardiac Sciences, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bangalore, India
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:641-4. 2004
  99. ncbi Tobacco cessation in India
    V K Vijayan
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 47:5-8. 2005
  100. ncbi p38 Mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) is a key mediator in glucocorticoid-induced apoptosis of lymphoid cells: correlation between p38 MAPK activation and site-specific phosphorylation of the human glucocorticoid receptor at serine 211
    Aaron L Miller
    Department of Human Biological Chemistry and Genetics, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Room 5 104, Medical Research Building, Route 1068, Galveston, Texas 77555 1068, USA
    Mol Endocrinol 19:1569-83. 2005
    ..Mutation of this site to alanine greatly diminished GR-driven gene transcription and apoptosis. Our results clearly demonstrate a role for p38 MAPK signaling in the pathway of GC-induced apoptosis of lymphoid cells...
  101. ncbi Evaluation of radioprotective activities Rhodiola imbricata Edgew--a high altitude plant
    Rajesh Arora
    Division of Radiopharmaceuticals and Radiation Biology, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, Delhi, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 273:209-23. 2005
    ..In conclusion, Rhodiola renders in vitro and in vivo radioprotection via multifarious mechanisms that act in a synergistic manner...