Amal Kumar Bannerjee

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Primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) is an autosomal recessive heterogeneous group of conditions with variable clinical findings like recurrent respiratory tract infections, bronchiectasis, situs inversus, singly or in various combinations. Development of Pulmonary arterial hypertension can be a late complication of this disease. Here we present a case of PCD(More)
OBJECTIVE Sucessful reperfusion therapy in AMI improves LV systolic function. Success in thrombolytic therapy is directly related to the ischaemic time. Our aim in the present study was to observe the importance of ischaemic time as a predictor of left ventricular systolic function in patients undergoing PPCI. In addition, the contribution of presentation(More)
Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis (NBTE) commonly occurs in patients with wasting disease (e.g. malignancy) or with valves damaged following trauma due to intra-cardiac foreign body, scarring or marked turbulence. Although disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is well documented following viperine bite and the underlying mechanism of NBTE is(More)
AIMS & OBJECTIVES This study was designed to evaluate the impact of angiographic & procedural factors on MACE after DES deployment in ostial lesions of LAD & LC(x). PATIENTS, MATERIALS & METHODS: 65 patients with ostial disease of LAD or LC(x) underwent PCI using DES. In 56 patients the stent was placed perfectly at the ostium & in 9 patients the LMCA was(More)