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Prabha Ranganathan, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Rheumatology
Arthritis

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Treatment of auto immune/connective tissue diseases, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, vasculitis, myositis, osteoarthritis, gout, pseudogout, joint aspirations, joint injections, joint pain, Sjogren syndrome

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Medicine Multispecialty Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-286-2635
Fax: 314-884-6005

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 200
Office Phone: 314-286-2635
Fax: 314-286-2338

Education

Education

Fellowship : Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1995
Medical Degree: University of Madras, Madras, India 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Enzyme-free electrochemical detection of nanomolar levels of the organophosphorus pesticide paraoxon-ethyl by using a poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide)-chitosan microgel decorated with palladium nanoparticles.
Mutharani B, Ranganathan P, Chen SM, Karuppiah C
Mikrochim Acta. 2019 Feb 9; 186(3)167. doi: 10.1007/s00604-018-3206-7.

PMID:
    30739232
    [PubMed]
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A mathematical model of neuroinflammation in severe clinical traumatic brain injury.
Vaughan LE, Ranganathan PR, Kumar RG, Wagner AK, Rubin JE
J Neuroinflammation. 2018 Dec 18; 15(1)345. doi: 10.1186/s12974-018-1384-1.

PMID:
    30563537
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prospective cross-sectional study assessing prevalence and factors affecting trismus after multimodal treatment for oral cancers.
Pantvaidya G, Sivasanker M, Ranganathan P, Pai P, D'Cruz A
Head Neck. 2019 Feb; 41(2)286-290. doi: 10.1002/hed.25464.

PMID:
    30548505
    [PubMed - in process]
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Knockout of both miR-15/16 loci induces acute myeloid leukemia.
Lovat F, Fassan M, Sacchi D, Ranganathan P, Palamarchuk A, Bill M, Karunasiri M, Gasparini P, Nigita G, Distefano R, Veneziano D, Dorrance AM, Garzon R, Croce CM
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Dec 18; 115(51)13069-13074. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1814980115.

PMID:
    30478046
    [PubMed - in process]
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Toll-Like Receptor Stimulation by MicroRNAs in Acute Graft-vs.-Host Disease.
Zitzer NC, Garzon R, Ranganathan P
Front Immunol. 2018; 92561. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.02561.

PMID:
    30455702
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chitosan-gold collapse gel/poly (bromophenol blue) redox-active film. A perspective for selective electrochemical sensing of flutamide.
Mutharani B, Ranganathan P, Chen SM
Int J Biol Macromol. 2019 Mar 1; 124759-770. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2018.11.150.

PMID:
    30452996
    [PubMed - in process]
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The World Health Organization Surgical Safety Checklist: An audit of quality of implementation at a tertiary care high volume cancer institution.
Ambulkar R, Ranganathan P, Salunke K, Savarkar S
J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2018 Jul-Sep; 34(3)392-398. doi: 10.4103/joacp.JOACP_328_17.

PMID:
    30386026
    [PubMed]
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The PROCESS 2018 statement: Updating Consensus Preferred Reporting Of CasE Series in Surgery (PROCESS) guidelines.
Agha RA, Borrelli MR, Farwana R, Koshy K, Fowler AJ, Orgill DP, PROCESS Group.
Int J Surg. 2018 Dec; 60279-282. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2018.10.031.

PMID:
    30359781
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The SCARE 2018 statement: Updating consensus Surgical CAse REport (SCARE) guidelines.
Agha RA, Borrelli MR, Farwana R, Koshy K, Fowler AJ, Orgill DP, SCARE Group.
Int J Surg. 2018 Dec; 60132-136. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2018.10.028.

PMID:
    30342279
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Complement-mediated thrombotic microangiopathy as a link between endothelial damage and steroid-refractory GVHD.
Wall SA, Zhao Q, Yearsley M, Blower L, Agyeman A, Ranganathan P, Yang S, Wu H, Bostic M, Jaglowski S, Brammer JE, William B, Choe H, Mims AS, Penza S, Efebera Y, Devine S, Cataland S, Davies SM, Vasu S
Blood Adv. 2018 Oct 23; 2(20)2619-2628. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2018020321.

PMID:
    30327370
    [PubMed - in process]
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Study designs: Part 1 - An overview and classification.
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Oct-Dec; 9(4)184-186. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_124_18.

PMID:
    30319950
    [PubMed]
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Pain after posterolateral versus nerve-sparing thoracotomy: A randomized trial.
Jiwnani S, Ranganathan P, Patil V, Agarwal V, Karimundackal G, Pramesh CS
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Jan; 157(1)380-386. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.07.033.

PMID:
    30195601
    [PubMed - in process]
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Probiotic supplements prevented oxonic acid-induced hyperuricemia and renal damage.
García-Arroyo FE, Gonzaga G, Muñoz-Jiménez I, Blas-Marron MG, Silverio O, Tapia E, Soto V, Ranganathan N, Ranganathan P, Vyas U, Irvin A, Ir D, Robertson CE, Frank DN, Johnson RJ, Sánchez-Lozada LG
PLoS One. 2018; 13(8)e0202901. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0202901.

PMID:
    30142173
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Understanding diagnostic tests - Part 3: Receiver operating characteristic curves.
Aggarwal R, Ranganathan P
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Jul-Sep; 9(3)145-148. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_87_18.

PMID:
    30090714
    [PubMed]
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Estradiol to Androstenedione Ratios Moderate the Relationship between Neurological Injury Severity and Mortality Risk after Severe Traumatic Brain Injury.
Ranganathan P, Kumar RG, Oh BM, Rakholia MV, Berga SL, Wagner AK
J Neurotrauma. 2019 Feb 15; 36(4)538-547. doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5677.

PMID:
    30014751
    [PubMed - in process]
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Systemic Estrone Production and Injury-Induced Sex Hormone Steroidogenesis after Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: A Prognostic Indicator of Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Mortality.
Rakholia MV, Kumar RG, Oh BM, Ranganathan PR, Berga SL, Kochanek PM, Wagner AK
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Aug 24; doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5782.

PMID:
    29947289
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests - Part 2: Likelihood ratios.
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Apr-Jun; 9(2)99-102. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_41_18.

PMID:
    29862204
    [PubMed]
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Cadmium effects on sperm morphology and semenogelin with relates to increased ROS in infertile smokers: An in vitro and in silico approach.
Ranganathan P, Rao KA, Sudan JJ, Balasundaram S
Reprod Biol. 2018 Jun; 18(2)189-197. doi: 10.1016/j.repbio.2018.04.003.

PMID:
    29729841
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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MicroRNA-155 Modulates Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease by Impacting T Cell Expansion, Migration, and Effector Function.
Zitzer NC, Snyder K, Meng X, Taylor PA, Efebera YA, Devine SM, Blazar BR, Garzon R, Ranganathan P
J Immunol. 2018 Jun 15; 200(12)4170-4179. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701465.

PMID:
    29720426
    [PubMed - in process]
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Canonical Wnt Signaling in CD11c<sup>+</sup> APCs Regulates Microbiota-Induced Inflammation and Immune Cell Homeostasis in the Colon.
Swafford D, Shanmugam A, Ranganathan P, Hussein MS, Koni PA, Prasad PD, Thangaraju M, Manicassamy S
J Immunol. 2018 May 1; 200(9)3259-3268. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701086.

PMID:
    29602775
    [PubMed - in process]
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