Kr Bharath Kumar Reddy

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Dengue fever accounts for significant mortality in developing countries. Dengue fever serology takes a week at least to be reported positive, thus necessitating the need for other markers of diagnosis and prognosis. The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of ultrasonography as a tool in diagnosing and predicting the severity of dengue fever in(More)
Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a disorder of neonatal retinal vascularization. The incidence is increasing in developing countries like India in view of the rising numbers of preterm deliveries and improved neonatal care. Traditional modalities of treatment included cryotherapy and laser therapy, which were laborious and required special training.(More)
OBJECTIVES To study the role of furosemide infusion in the management of Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) associated with dengue fever. METHODS Children between the ages of 1 month to 18 years, who fulfilled the WHO clinical criteria for dengue infection and American European Consensus Criteria criteria for ARDS with Dengue IgM positivity, were(More)
OBJECTIVES To investigate the indications for conducting polysomnography studies and their outcomes. METHODS Retrospective analysis of pediatric polysomnography studies performed over a four-year period (2009-2012). RESULTS 425 diagnostic studies and 100 non-invasive positive-pressure ventilation titration studies were conducted. Of these, 389 were(More)
Mediastinal teratomas are rarely reported in children. We report a 12-year-old child, diagnosed and treated as empyema thoracis in a peripheral setting for 18 months. In our centre, CT scan performed revealed a well circumscribed multiloculated cystic lesion containing fat, bone and teeth, suggestive of a teratoma. The mass was excised and found to be an(More)
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