Sudip Chatterjee

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AIMS Data regarding the presentation and course of patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is scarce in South Asia. We aimed to fill that gap by collating our experience with CAH and comparing it with findings from few other centres around the world for pertinent differences. METHODS   We retrospectively analysed the records of 86 CAH patients(More)
We designed a safe minimalistic model of GDM management which could be conveniently implemented in resource-constrained settings in developing countries. Pregnancy outcomes in the normal controls and the treated GDM patients were similar. We showed that, with minimal care delivered in a consistent fashion it was possible to obtain excellent pregnancy(More)
Leydig cell tumors (LCTs) are rare testicular tumors. They constitute 1-3% of all testicular tumors. We report two cases of LCT, one benign and the other one malignant, representing both ends of the spectrum. The case of benign LCT presented with infertility and was found to have azoospermia, and subsequently underwent orchidectomy. Histopathologic(More)
Congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) is the commonest cause of persistent hypoglycemia in neonates. Diazoxide is the first-line drug in its treatment, but the more severe cases are usually diazoxide-resistant. Recessive ABCC8 and KCNJ11 mutations are responsible for most (82%) of the severe diazoxide-unresponsive CHI. Oral nifedipine has been effective in(More)
CONTEXT There has been a rise in the incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in India. The prevalence of thyroid autoantibodies and thyroid dysfunction is common in T1DM. AIMS The aim of this study is to determine the incidence of thyroid dysfunction and thyroid autoantibodies in T1DM subjects, without any history of thyroid disease, and the(More)
INTRODUCTION The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is increasing worldwide. Concerns in the management of diabetes include drug-induced hypoglycemia, poor control of postprandial blood glucose level and weight gain. A carbohydrate-rich diet can cause more load on the intestinal cells producing α-glucosidase. Many patients need combination(More)
OBJECTIVE The cross-sectional study was carried out to assess the iodine status of pregnant and lactating mothers, using median urinary iodine excretion (UIE) as the measure of outcome, to document the prevalence of iodine deficiency. MATERIALS AND METHODS The present study assessed the UIE in the morning urine samples from 237 pregnant women, 73(More)
Hypocalcaemia is an established cause of neurological and psychiatric disease with numerous clinical manifestations. The aim of the study was to determine the outcome of severe neuropsychiatric manifestations of chronic hypocalcaemia after correction of calcium levels. Clinical and laboratory data of 22 patients seen between 1999 and 2009 were(More)
BACKGROUND To analyze the glycemic response of Indian patients with type2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) to combination therapy with vildagliptin and metformin and compare our data with those of clinical trials. METHODS In a retrospective study of the hospital database, the glycemic control of 280 patients with T2DM who were either on a once- or twice-daily(More)