Jaya Agarwal

Jaya Agarwal

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July 2011 - May 2015
Asian Institute of Gastroenterology
Position
  • Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist
January 2008 - April 2011
Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Position
  • SR

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Publications (30)
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Background: Cholesteryl ester storage disease (CESD) is a rare genetic condition caused due to deficiency of the enzyme lysosomal acid lipase (LAL). The condition is characterized by poor growth, dyslipidemia, and fatty liver. There is currently no data on the prevalence of this condition in the Indian population. It can easily be confused with non...
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Justification: Gastroesophageal reflux (GER) related symptoms are a major cause of parental concern and referrals at all ages. These guidelines have been framed to inform pediatricians regarding current diagnosis and management of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD). Process: A group of experts from the pediatric gastroenterology sub-special...
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Despite the increased global recognition of pediatric pancreatic diseases, there are limited data on the utility of sophisticated endoscopic procedures such as endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in their management. Promising results of recent studies have highlighted the emerging therapeutic...
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AbstractBackground and Aim: There are sporadic reports of occurrence of intussusception inceliac disease (CD) but no systematic study yet. We prospectively studied the prevalenceand natural history of intussusception in newly diagnosed CD.Methods: From January 2010 to October 2013, 150 children, diagnosed to have CD on thebasis of positive serology...
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Background/aims: There are sporadic reports of occurrence of intussusception in celiac disease (CD) but no systematic study yet. We prospectively studied the prevalence and natural history of intussusception in newly diagnosed CD. Methods: From January 2010 to October 2013, 150 children, diagnosed to have CD on the basis of positive serology and...
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Gene polymorphisms, including those recently described in the Claudin2 gene, have been implicated in recurrent acute(RAP) and chronic pancreatitis(CP). In India, RAP and CP have been associated with SPINK1 polymorphism. In this study we evaluated the association of Claudin2 and PRSS1-PRSS2 polymorphisms with idiopathic RAP and CP. We included 101 p...
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Thrombocytopenia due to hypersplenism precludes percutaneous liver biopsy in many cases of chronic liver disease (CLD). The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of propranolol in correcting platelet counts (>100,000/mm(3)) to ensure percutaneous liver biopsy in children with CLD. From January 2005 to December 2012, 51 consecutive children (...
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Objectives: Infection with hepatotropic viruses is a common cause of acute deterioration and adverse outcome in children with chronic liver disease (CLD). Such superimposed infections may be preventable through vaccination. The present study aimed to evaluate the exposure rates of hepatitis A, B, and E viruses in children with CLD and suggest an o...
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ERCP experience in pancreatic disorders in children is limited. This study evaluated the utility and efficacy of ERCP in children with pancreatic diseases at a tertiary care referral center. Consecutive patients 18 years of age and younger who underwent ERCP for pancreatic diseases from January 2010 to June 2011 were identified. Indications, findin...
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The lack of information about management of chronic constipation in children amidst general physicians has necessitated this review. A literature search in PubMed was conducted with regard to epidemiology, clinical features, investigation and management of chronic constipation in children. English language studies published over the last 20 y were...
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Aim: As there is no report of toddler's diarrhea (TD) from the developing world, we have analyzed our experience of 191 children (<5 years) with chronic diarrhea over 7 years. Methods: Clinical details, investigations and outcome were retrieved and recorded in a proforma. TD was ascribed in those who had normal growth and no evidence of malabsor...
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We prospectively studied the HBsAg seroconversion with sequential combination therapy of lamivudine (LAM) and interferon (IFN) in hitherto untreatable 'immune-tolerant' chronic hepatitis B in children. In this case-control study, 28 children with immune-tolerant hepatitis B [HBsAg positive for >6 months with near normal aminotransferase level, mini...
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The clinical presentations of celiac crisis and refeeding syndrome in celiac disease are almost similar, but information about refeeding syndrome is scarce. We are reporting for the first time 5 cases of refeeding syndrome in children with celiac disease that could have otherwise been labeled as celiac crisis. From January to December 2010, a chart...
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Mild cognitive and psychomotor deficit has been reported in patients with extra-hepatic portal vein obstruction. This prospective study was done to ascertain the presence of minimal hepatic encephalopathy by neuropsychological testing and its correlation with diffusion tensor imaging derived metrics, T1 signal intensity, brain metabolites in (1)H m...

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