Valliyaparambil Pavithran Praveen

Learn More
CONTEXT Most of the information on remission related factors in Grave's disease are derived from Western literature. It is likely that there may be additional prognostic factors and differences in the postdrug treatment course of Grave's disease in India. AIM To study factors which predict remission/relapse in Grave's disease patients from South India.(More)
CONTEXT Neonatal diabetes is a rare disorder with an incidence of 1 in 215,000-500,000 live births with 50% of them having permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus. CASE REPORT We present a case of permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus due to a C96Y (c.287G>A; p.Cys96Tyr) heterozygous mutation in the insulin (INS) gene. Both the patient and his father (who had(More)
Case records of female patients with karyotype proven turner syndrome were analyzed. 11 patients had classic Turner karyotype (Group 1) and 13 patients had karyotype suggestive of one of the variants of Turner syndrome (Group 2). There was a median difference of 3 years between the age of presentation and the age of diagnosis in Group 2. Out of the thirteen(More)
AIM The aim of this study was to assess and compare the response to two forms of treatment-immobilization with zoledronic acid injection and immobilization with oral weekly Alendronate, in patients with diabetes mellitus and acute Charcot arthropathy (CA) of foot in terms of clinical and radiological parameters. MATERIAL AND METHODS Patients attending the(More)
BACKGROUND There are recommendations regarding the total dose of hydrocortisone to be administered in the treatment of classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) to achieve the twin objectives of glucocorticoid replacement and control of hyperandrogenism. However, there is evidence gap regarding the breakup, timing and type of the steroid regimen. (More)
  • 1