Dr. Kadambari D

Dr. Kadambari D
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FRIDAY 8 30 AM TO 1 30 PM
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List of Publications

  1. Kumar S, Zayapragassarazan Z, Kadambari D. An evidence of group discussion and problem-solving skills in MBBS freshers: Implications and applications. J Adv Med Educ Prof. 2021 Jan;9(1):50-53. doi: 10.30476/jamp.2019.81219.0. PMID: 33521141; PMCID: PMC7846715.
  2. Kuppusamy DA, Jinkala S, Thambiraj P, Stephen N, Gochhait D, Siddaraju N, Dharanipragada K Malignant phyllodes tumor with liposarcomatous differentiation: Diagnosed on cytology.Diagn Cytopathol. 2021 Jun;49(6):E226-E230. doi: 10.1002/dc.24681. Epub 2020 Dec 30.
  3. Umamaheswaran G, Kadambari D, Muthuvel SK, Kumar NAN, Dubashi B, Aibor Dkhar S, et al. (2021) Polymorphisms of T- cell leukemia 1A gene loci are not related to the development of adjuvant letrozole-induced adverse events in breast cancer. PLoS ONE 16(3): e0247989. https://doi. org/10.1371/journal.pone.0247989
  4. Periasamy K, Karunanithi G, Cholayil S, Dharanipragada K, Neelakanadan V. Dosimetric comparison between interstitial brachytherapy and volumetric-modulated arc therapy for tumor bed boost in breast cancer. Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy. 2021;13(3):302-309. doi:10.5114/jcb.2021.106141.
  5. Muvvala M, Rapole PS, Karunanithi G, Neelakandan V, Dharanipragada K. Finding an Alternative for the Surgical Clips-based Delineation of Tumor Bed Boost Volume for Radiotherapy after Breast Conserving Surgery: A Prospective Comparative Study. apjcc [Internet]. 21Feb.2021;5(4):303-6. Available from: http://www.waocp.com/journal/index.php/apjcc/article/view/445
  6. Gurusamy Umamaheswaran, Dharanipragada K, Suresh Kumar Muthuvel, Sekar Kalaivani Jaganathan Devi, Solai Elango Damodaran, Suresh Chandra Pradhan, Biswajit Dubashi,Steven Aibor Dkhar, Chandrasekaran Adithan Association of CYP19A1 gene variations with adjuvant letrozole‑induced adverse events in South Indian postmenopausal breast cancer cohort expressing hormone‑receptor positivity Breast Cancer Research and Treatment (2020) 182:147–158 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-020-05656-9
  7. Kohli P, Penumadu P, Dharanipragada K, Friji
  8. MT Lateral Thoracodorsal Flap Revisited: An Underappreciated Workhorse www.wjps.ir /Vol.9/No.2/May 2020
  9. Singh, DD, Dharanipragada, K,  Manikandan, S. Oral versus topical tamoxifen in cyclical mastalgia—A randomized controlled trial. Breast J. 2020; 26: 743– 747. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.13674
  10. Devi, CA, Stephen, SN, Gochhait, D, et al. Medullary carcinoma of thyroid metastasis to breast: A cytological experience. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2020; 48: 169– 173. https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.24342
  11. Chaudhari K , Biswas R , C M , Sistla S , Dharanipragada K , Krishnan B , R A . Isolation of Eggerthella lenta from A Cutaneous Abscess Formed at Post-trauma Suture Site. Journal of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 2020; 10(04): 230-233.
  12. Rohith G, Dutta S, Nagarajan R, Dharanipragada K. Barium peritonitis: a near-fatal complication following a distal loopogram BMJ Case Rep 2020;13:e239351. doi:10.1136/bcr-2020- 239351
  13. Late Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment and Outcome after Corrective InterventionsUnni S Pillai, Smita Kayal, Sunu Cyriac, Yadav Nisha, Kadambari Dharanipragada, Sadish Kumar Kamalanathan, Dhanapathi Halanaik, Navin Kumar, Ponraj Madasamy, Dhanraju Krishnappa Muniswamy, Biswajit Dubashi Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2019; 20(9): 2673–2679. doi: 10.31557/APJCP.2019.20.9.2673
  14. Zayapragassarazan Z, Kumar S, Kadambari D. Record review of feedback of participants on attitude, ethics and communication module (AETCOM) proposed by Medical Council of India (MCI). Education in Medicine Journal. 2019;11(1):43–48. https://doi.org/10.21315/eimj2019.11.1.5
  15. Kumar S, Zayapragassarazan Z, Kadambari D. Twin principles for need-based attendance policy in undergraduate medical education Korean J Med Educ. 2018;30(4):369-372.
  16. Zayapragassarazan Z, Abhishekh B, Ponnusamy M, Nanda N, Dharanipragada K, Kumar S. Factors Influencing Medical Students in Choosing Medicine as a Career. Online J Health Allied Scs. 2018;17(4):5. Available at URL:https://www.ojhas.org/issue68/2018-4-5.html.
  17. Arunkumar K, Sureshkumar S, Kadambari D, Vijayakumar C  Low serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D levels are associated with aggressive breast cancer variants and poor prognostic factors in patients with breast carcinoma Arch Endocrinol Metab. 2018;62 (4)452-459. DOI: 10.20945/2359-3997000000062
  18. Sasikumar K, Vijayakumar C, Jagdish S, Kadambari D,  Raj Kumar N, Biswas R, Parija S C Clinico-microbiological Profile of Septic Diabetic Foot with Special Reference to Anaerobic Infection Cureus 10(3): e2252 DOI: 10.7759/cureus.2252
  19. Kalaivani Selvi , Srinivas B. H ,Badhe  B A, Dharanipragada K Synchronous Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of Colon Presenting as Subacute Intestinal Obstruction—a Rare Case Report Subramanian J Gastrointest Canc (2018) 49:525–527 DOI 10.1007/s12029-017-9941-x
  20. Toi PC, Neelaiah S, Dharanipragada K, Surendra K. Evaluation of estrogen and progesterone receptors and Her-2 expression with grading in the fine-needle aspirates of patients with breast carcinoma. J Cytol 2018;35:223-8.
  21. Sudha SP, Kadambari D. Efficacy and safety of argon plasma coagulation in the management of extensive chronic radiation proctitis after pelvic radiotherapy for cervical carcinoma. International Journal of Colorectal Disease. 2017 Jul 13:1-4.
  22. Impact of Electronic Prescribing System on Prescribing Error Rate at Patients’ Transition of Care: An Interventional Study Bethi Yugandhar, Deepak Gopal Shewade, Kadambari Dharanipragada, Gitanjali Batmanabane J Young Pharm, 2017; 9(3):441-445 doi:10.5530/jyp.2017.9.86
  23. Effect of p53 Codon 72 Polymorphism on Clinical Outcome in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Patients Receiving Anthracycline Based Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Sambasivam Gopinath, Deepak Gopal Shewade, Biswajit Dubashi, Dharanipragada Kadambari, Ananthakrishnan Ramesh, Ramasamy Kesavan J Young Pharm, 2017; 9(1): 114-119.
  24. Synchronous Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of Colon Presenting as Subacute Intestinal Obstruction-a Rare Case Report. Selvi SK, Srinivas BH, Badhe BA, Dharanipragada K. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2017 Apr 26. doi: 10.1007/s12029-017-9941-x. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 28447224
  25. Effects of vitamin D and calcium supplementation on side effects profile in patients of breast cancer treated with letrozole. Arul Vijaya Vani S, Ananthanarayanan PH, Kadambari D, Harichandrakumar KT, Niranjjan R, Nandeesha H.Clin Chim Acta. 2016 Aug 1;459:53-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2016.05.020. Epub 2016 May 21
  26. Incidence of metabolic syndrome in breast cancer survivors on adjuvant hormonal therapy. Kate A, Kadambari D.J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2016 Jan-Mar;7(1):28-30. doi: 10.4103/0976-500X.179362.
  27. Tamoxifen-induced hypertriglyceridemia causing acute pancreatitis. Singh HK, Prasad MS, Kandasamy AK, Dharanipragada K. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2016 Jan-Mar;7(1):38-40. doi: 10.4103/0976-500X.179365.PMID: 27127396
  28. Polymorphic genetic variations of cytochrome P450 19A1 and T-cell leukemia 1A genes in the Tamil population. Umamaheswaran G, Kadambari D, Kumar AS, Revathy M, Anjana R, Adithan C, Dkhar SA.Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 2015 Jan;39(1):102-13. doi:10.1016/j.etap.2014.10.022.
  29. Genotype, allele and haplotype frequencies of four TCL1A gene polymorphisms associated with musculoskeletal toxicity in the South Indian descent.Umamaheswaran G, Dkhar SA, Kumar AS, Srinivasa RK, Kadambari D, Adithan C. Bioimpacts. 2014;4(2):95-100. doi:10.5681/bi.2014.016. Epub 2014 Jun 19
  30. Early oral feeding vs. traditional feeding in patients undergoing elective open bowel surgery-a randomized controlled trial. Pragatheeswarane M, Muthukumarassamy R, Kadambari D, Kate V. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 May;18(5):1017-23. doi: 10.1007/s11605-014-2489-1.
  31. Umamaheswaran G, Dkhar SA, Kumar AS, Srinivasa RK, Kadambari D, Adithan C. Genotype, allele and haplotype frequencies of four TCL1A gene polymorphisms associated with musculoskeletal toxicity in the South Indian descent. Bioimpacts. 2014;4(2):95-100. doi: 10.5681/bi.2014.016.
  32. Vishnukumar S, Umamaheswaran G, Anichavezhi D, Indumathy S, Adithan C,Srinivasan K, Kadambari D. P-glycoprotein expression as a predictor of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer. Indian J Cancer. 2013 Jul-Sep;50(3):195-9. doi: 10.4103/0019-509X.118726. PubMed PMID: 24061458.
  33. Umamaheswaran G, Dkhar SA, Kalaivani S, Anjana R, Revathy M, Jaharamma M, Shree KM, Kadambari D, Adithan C. Haplotype structures and functional polymorphic variants of the drug target enzyme aromatase (CYP19A1) in South Indian population. Med Oncol. 2013;30(3):665. doi: 10.1007/s12032-013-0665-x. Epub 2013  Jul 28. PubMed PMID: 23893151.
  34. Nelamangala Ramakrishnaiah VP, Javali TD, Dharanipragada K, Reddy KS, Krishnamachari S. Formalin dab, the effective way of treating haemorrhagic radiation proctitis: a randomized trial from a tertiary care hospital in South India. Colorectal Dis. 2012 Jul;14(7):876-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2012.03008.x. PubMed PMID: 22356304.
  35. Damodaran SE, Pradhan SC, Umamaheswaran G, Kadambari D, Reddy KS, Adithan C. Genetic polymorphisms of CYP2D6 increase the risk for recurrence of breast cancer in patients receiving tamoxifen as an adjuvant therapy. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2012 Jul;70(1):75-81. doi: 10.1007/s00280-012-1891-1. Epub 2012 May 24. PubMed PMID: 22623212.
  36. Alagumuthu M, Jagdish S, Kadambari D. Hirschsprung's disease in adults presenting as sigmoid volvulus: a report of three cases. Trop Gastroenterol. 2011 Oct-Dec;32(4):341-3. PubMed PMID: 22696926.
  37. Randheer S, Kadambari D, Srinivasan K, Bhuvaneswari V, Bhanumathy M, Salaja R. Comprehensive decongestive therapy in postmastectomy lymphedema: an Indian perspective. Indian J Cancer. 2011 Oct-Dec;48(4):397-402. doi:10.4103/0019-509X.92250. PubMed PMID: 22293250.
  38. Jegaraj A, Kadambari D, Srinivasan K, Siddaraju N. Imprint cytology of axillary lymph nodes in breast carcinoma following neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Acta Cytol. 2010 Sep-Oct;54(5):685-91. PubMed PMID: 20968156.
  39. Nath AK, Sanmarkan AD, D'Souza M, Basu D, Kadambari D. Non-healing ulcer on the great toe due to cellular schwannoma. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2009 Dec;34(8):e904-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2009.03674.x. PubMed PMID: 20055863.
  40. George J, Dharanipragada K, Krishnamachari S, Chandrasekaran A, Sam SS, Sunder E A single-nucleotide polymorphism in the MDR1 gene as a predictor of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer. Clin Breast Cancer. 2009 Aug;9(3):161-5. doi: 10.3816/CBC.2009.n.026
  41. George J, Kadambari D, Jagdish S, Elangovan S. An unusual case of a duodenaladenocarcinoma presenting as duodeno-jejunal intussusception. ANZ J Surg. 2009 Sep;79(9):655-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2009.05023.x. PubMed PMID: 19895525.
  42. Arveen S, Jagdish S, Kadambari D. Perforated peptic ulcer in South India: an institutional perspective. World J Surg. 2009 Aug;33(8):1600-4. doi:10.1007/s00268-009-0056-9. PubMed PMID: 19513785
  43. Mohamed A, Kadambari D, Bhuvaneswari V. Tamoxifen use and gallstone formation in postmenopausal breast cancer patients in south Indian population. Indian J Cancer. 2009 Apr-Jun;46(2):151-4. PubMed PMID: 19346650.
  44. Vaithiswaran V, Srinivasan K, Kadambari D. Effect of early enteral feeding after upper gastrointestinal surgery. Trop Gastroenterol. 2008 Apr-Jun;29(2):91-4. PubMed PMID: 18972768.
  45. Gopal SV, Panda S, Kadambari D, Srinivasan K. Carcinoma colon associated with tuberculosis: an unusual presentation. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2007 Jul;22(7):843-4. Epub 2005 Jun 10. PubMed PMID: 15947934.
  46. Jagdish S, Kadambari D, Pai D, Kundra P, Nalini P, Swaminathan RP, Ramesh.First aid teaching for undergraduate medical students. Med Teach. 2005 Nov;27(7):658. PubMed PMID: 16374927.
  47. Viswambharan JK, Kadambari D, Iyengar KR, Srinivasan K. Feasibility of breast conservation surgery in locally advanced breast cancer downstaged by neoadjuvant chemotherapy: a study in mastectomy specimens using simulation lumpectomy. Indian J Cancer. 2005 Jan-Mar;42(1):30-4. PubMed PMID: 15805689.
  48. Maroju NK, Srinivasan K, Kadambari D, Vaithiswaran V. Postoperative intussusception in the adult: a case report. Trop Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan-Mar;25(1):40-1. Review. PubMed PMID: 15303472.
  49. Arimappamagan A, Kadambari D, Srinivasan K, Krishnan R, Elangovan S, Reddy KS. Complete axillary conversion after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locallyadvanced breast cancer: a step towards conserving axilla? Indian J Cancer. 2004 Jan-Mar;41(1):13-7. PubMed PMID: 15105574.
  50. Enterocutaneous fistula due to mesh fixation in the repair of lateral incisional hernia: a case report. Sistla SC, Reddy R, Dharanipragada K, Jagdish S. Cases J. 2008 Dec 2;1(1):370. doi: 10.1186/1757-1626-1-370.
  51. Gopal SV, Nayak P, Dharanipragada K, Krishnamachari S. Breast hemangioma simulating an inflammatory carcinoma. Breast J. 2005 Nov-Dec;11(6):498-9.
  52. Kadambari D, Jagdish S. Primary pyogenic psoas abscess in children. Pediatr Surg Int. 2000;16(5-6):408-10. PubMed PMID: 10955575.

Book Chapters

  1. BREAST EMERGENCIES in Textbook of Emergency Medicine edited by Suresh S David, 2011. Publishers – Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
  2. Carcinoma of the Breast in the male – Roshan Lall Gupta’s Recent advances in Surgery, Ed by Puneet (in press)
  3. D Kadambari, S Kumar, Z Zayapragassarazan, S C Parija Improving Discipline based Undergraduate Medical Education – an Evidence informed approach. Springer Singapore , 2018.
Positions Held: 

Head of Department of Surgery

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