Anurag Kushawaha

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Necrotising fasciitis with Vibrio vulnificus: a limb threatening dermatologic complication following exposure to marine life
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Staten Island University Hospital, Internal Medicine, Staten Island, New York, NY10305, USA
    BMJ Case Rep 2010:. 2010
  2. pmc Hitch-hiker taken for a ride: an unusual cause of myocarditis, septic shock and adult respiratory distress syndrome
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Naples Community Hospital, Florida, USA
    BMJ Case Rep 2013:. 2013
  3. pmc West nile virus myocarditis causing a fatal arrhythmia: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Staten Island University Hospital 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    Cases J 2:7147. 2009
  4. pmc Lemierre's syndrome, reemergence of a forgotten disease: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Cases J 2:6397. 2009
  5. pmc A 46-year-old female presenting with worsening headache, nuchal rigidity and a skin rash in varicella zoster virus meningitis: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Island University Hospital 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    Cases J 2:6299. 2009
  6. pmc Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis in a diabetic patient--the perils of an overzealous immune response: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island NYC, USA
    Cases J 2:209. 2009
  7. pmc Chronic fungal sinusitis leading to disastrous cerebral aspergillosis: a case report
    Muhammad J Popalzai
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Cases J 2:9406. 2009
  8. pmc Fulminant Leptospirosis (Weil's disease) in an urban setting as an overlooked cause of multiorgan failure: a case report
    Elias Maroun
    Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    J Med Case Rep 5:7. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Isoniazid (INH)-induced eosinophilic exudative pleural effusion and lupus erythematosus. A clinical reminder of drug side effects
    Saakshi Khattri
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:181-4. 2011

Collaborators

  • Saakshi Khattri
  • Elias Maroun
  • Neville Mobarakai
  • Muhammad J Popalzai
  • Suzanne El-Sayegh
  • Elie El-Charabaty
  • Farida Durrani
  • Rohail Asrar

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Necrotising fasciitis with Vibrio vulnificus: a limb threatening dermatologic complication following exposure to marine life
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Staten Island University Hospital, Internal Medicine, Staten Island, New York, NY10305, USA
    BMJ Case Rep 2010:. 2010
    ..We report a case of an elderly patient with end stage renal disease on haemodialysis who developed necrotising fasciitis with V vulnificus following a puncture injury while cleaning crabs...
  2. pmc Hitch-hiker taken for a ride: an unusual cause of myocarditis, septic shock and adult respiratory distress syndrome
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Naples Community Hospital, Florida, USA
    BMJ Case Rep 2013:. 2013
    ..After treatment with antibiotics, the myocarditis resolved. Therefore, although unusual, clinicians should be aware of possible myocardial involvement in patients with appropriate tick-exposure histories or other clinical signs of RMSF...
  3. pmc West nile virus myocarditis causing a fatal arrhythmia: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Staten Island University Hospital 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    Cases J 2:7147. 2009
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  4. pmc Lemierre's syndrome, reemergence of a forgotten disease: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Cases J 2:6397. 2009
    ..We present a case report of a 27-year-old man with worsening pharyngitis, which illustrates that subsequent reemergence of this often forgotten disease may become more common in clinical setting...
  5. pmc A 46-year-old female presenting with worsening headache, nuchal rigidity and a skin rash in varicella zoster virus meningitis: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Island University Hospital 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    Cases J 2:6299. 2009
    ..We present a case report of a 46-year-old female who initially presented with worsening headache, nuchal rigidity, fever, and a skin rash, who was subsequently found to have varicella zoster meningitis...
  6. pmc Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis in a diabetic patient--the perils of an overzealous immune response: a case report
    Anurag Kushawaha
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island NYC, USA
    Cases J 2:209. 2009
    ..neoformans (paradoxical to their defective immune state) leading to grave outcomes. We present a fatal case of C. neoformans meningitis in a diabetic patient which emphasizes the perils of an overzealous immune response...
  7. pmc Chronic fungal sinusitis leading to disastrous cerebral aspergillosis: a case report
    Muhammad J Popalzai
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Cases J 2:9406. 2009
    ..We emphasize that clinicians should consider this in the differential diagnoses of all diabetics who present with chronic sinusitis, as early diagnosis could be the key in the successful treatment...
  8. pmc Fulminant Leptospirosis (Weil's disease) in an urban setting as an overlooked cause of multiorgan failure: a case report
    Elias Maroun
    Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305 USA
    J Med Case Rep 5:7. 2011
    ..According to the New York City Board of Health, there were only two other cases of leptospirosis in New York City in the year that our patient was diagnosed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Isoniazid (INH)-induced eosinophilic exudative pleural effusion and lupus erythematosus. A clinical reminder of drug side effects
    Saakshi Khattri
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:181-4. 2011
    ..INH was discontinued, and the patient was started on prednisone; within weeks her symptoms resolved. This case illustrates a unique side effect of INH that caused exudative EPEs and drug-induced lupus with positive anti-dsDNA...