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Nigar Kirmani, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases

Specialty Areas

Infectious Diseases

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Lower respiratory infections, skin infections, urinary tract infections, febrile episodes, cytomegalovirus infection, staphylococcus, outpatient antibiotic therapy, osteomyelitis, travel medicine, bone and joint infection

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Taylor Ave. Building Extension

620 South Taylor Ave.
Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-747-1206
Fax: 314-222-6252

Education

Education

Senior Staff Fellow: Virology, Biologic Research & Review, FDA, Bethesda, Maryland 1981
Fellowship: Infectious Disease, George Washington University, Washington, DC 1978
Residency: Internal Medicine, D.C. General Hospital, Washington, DC 1976
Medical Degree: King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan 1973
Fellow of Science: Pre-Medical: Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore, Pakistan 1967

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Long circulating genetically encoded intrinsically disordered zwitterionic polypeptides for drug delivery.
Banskota S, Yousefpour P, Kirmani N, Li X, Chilkoti A
Biomaterials. 2018 Nov 28; 192475-485. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.11.012.

PMID:
    30504081
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Heartland Virus and Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Immunocompromised Patient, Missouri, USA.
Carlson AL, Pastula DM, Lambert AJ, Staples JE, Muehlenbachs A, Turabelidze G, Eby CS, Keller J, Hess B, Buller RS, Storch GA, Byrnes K, Dehner L, Kirmani N, Kuhlmann FM
Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 May; 24(5)893-897. doi: 10.3201/eid2405.171802.

PMID:
    29664369
    [PubMed - in process]
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Brown-Pigmented Mycobacterium mageritense as a Cause of Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis and Bloodstream Infection.
McMullen AR, Mattar C, Kirmani N, Burnham CA
J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Aug; 53(8)2777-80. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01041-15.

PMID:
    26063854
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pseudotumor of the tracheal-laryngeal junction with unusual morphologic features caused by Rhodococcus equi infection.
Akilesh S, Cross S, Kimmelshue K, Kirmani N, Dehner LP, El-Mofty SK
Head Neck Pathol. 2011 Dec; 5(4)395-400. doi: 10.1007/s12105-011-0259-x.

PMID:
    21519873
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis.
Bhavan KP, Kirmani N
Mo Med. 2009 Jul-Aug; 106(4)277-82.

PMID:
    19753920
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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QUIZ HQ 47. An interesting barium swallow of a patient with dysphagia.
Durai R, Kirmani N, Hoque H, Kerwat M
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2008 Sep; 17(3)339-40, 360.

PMID:
    18836632
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vanishing bile duct syndrome in a patient with advanced AIDS.
Hindupur S, Yeung M, Shroff P, Fritz J, Kirmani N
HIV Med. 2007 Jan; 8(1)70-2.

PMID:
    17305935
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tumour M2-pyruvate kinase: a gastrointestinal cancer marker.
Kumar Y, Tapuria N, Kirmani N, Davidson BR
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2007 Mar; 19(3)265-76.

PMID:
    17301655
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Carriage of beta haemolytic streptococci (BHS) in pregnant women and acquisition by neonates.
Kirmani N, Hafiz S, Jafarey SN, Hassan TJ
J Pak Med Assoc. 1994 Nov; 44(11)256-7.

PMID:
    7830303
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Piperacillin/tazobactam compared with ticarcillin/clavulanate in community-acquired bacterial lower respiratory tract infection.
Shlaes DM, Baughman R, Boylen CT, Chan JC, Charan NB, Cormier YC, Erickson A, Grossman R, Kirmani N, Suh B
J Antimicrob Chemother. 1994 Oct; 34(4)565-77.

PMID:
    7868408
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Frequency of Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnant women.
Kirmani N, Hafiz S, Jafarey SN
J Pak Med Assoc. 1994 Mar; 44(3)73-4.

PMID:
    8041005
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The association of swallowing dysfunction and aspiration pneumonia.
Martin BJ, Corlew MM, Wood H, Olson D, Golopol LA, Wingo M, Kirmani N
Dysphagia. 1994 Winter; 9(1)1-6.

PMID:
    8131418
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Carriage of group B streptococci in rectum and urogenital tract of pregnant women.
Kirmani N, Hassan TJ, Jafarey SN, Hafiz S
J Pak Med Assoc. 1991 Feb; 41(2)42-4.

PMID:
    1902533
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pathogenesis of acute pelvic inflammatory disease.
Kirmani N
J Pak Med Assoc. 1989 Aug; 39(8)197-8.

PMID:
    2509749
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bacterial flora of vagina and cervix in normal pregnancy.
Kirmani N, Rehman S, Jafarey SN
J Pak Med Assoc. 1989 May; 39(5)133-4.

PMID:
    2504950
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ocular infections secondary to Pasteurella multocida.
McNamara MP, Richie M, Kirmani N
Am J Ophthalmol. 1988 Sep 15; 106(3)361-2.

PMID:
    3421301
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Maternal and neonatal group B streptococcal bacteriuria.
Kirmani N
J Pak Med Assoc. 1988 Aug; 38(8)201-2.

PMID:
    3149308
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Candida pyelonephritis complicated by fungaemia in obstructive uropathy.
Beilke MA, Kirmani N
Br J Urol. 1988 Jul; 62(1)7-10.

PMID:
    3408872
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Normal bacterial flora of vagina.
Kirmani N
J Pak Med Assoc. 1988 Jan; 38(1)1-3.

PMID:
    3130497
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Splenic abscess due to Clostridium difficile and Pseudomonas paucimobilis.
Studemeister AE, Beilke MA, Kirmani N
Am J Gastroenterol. 1987 Apr; 82(4)389-90.

PMID:
    3565349
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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