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Rama Suresh, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Division of Oncology
Section, Medical Oncology

Specialty Areas

Breast Oncology
Medical Oncology
Oncology
Gastrointestinal Oncology

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Clinical oncology, breast cancer, GI malignancies

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
Siteman Cancer Center
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-747-7222

Office Phone: 314-747-1171
Fax: 314-362-0338

Center for Advanced Medicine
Siteman Cancer Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-362-8903

Siteman Cancer Center - South County

5225 MidAmerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-747-1171

Education

Education

Fellowship: Oncology, Washington University School Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2004
Residency: Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Syracuse, New York 1998
Medical Degree: Madras Medical College, India 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Treatment of moist desquamation for patients undergoing radiotherapy.
Suresh R, Raffi J, Yuen F, Murase JE
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Jun; 5(2)124-125. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.12.002.

PMID:
    30997386
    [PubMed]
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The relationship between menopausal hormone therapy and keratinocyte carcinoma: A review.
Suresh R, Twigg A, Murase JE
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Feb; 5(1)8-13. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.07.002.

PMID:
    30809572
    [PubMed]
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Retrospective Analysis of Treatment Patterns and Effectiveness of Palbociclib and Subsequent Regimens in Metastatic Breast Cancer.
Xi J, Oza A, Thomas S, Ademuyiwa F, Weilbaecher K, Suresh R, Bose R, Cherian M, Hernandez-Aya L, Frith A, Peterson L, Luo J, Krishnamurthy J, Ma CX
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 Feb; 17(2)141-147. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2018.7094.

PMID:
    30787127
    [PubMed - in process]
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Extranodal diffuse large B cell lymphoma of maxillary sinus presenting as a palatal ulcer.
Janardhanan M, Suresh R, Savithri V, Veeraraghavan R
BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Feb 9; 12(2)pii: bcr-2018-228605. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-228605.

PMID:
    30739092
    [PubMed - in process]
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Benign osteoblastoma of the palate: a rare clinical presentation.
Sam DM, Kumar SP, Varma B, David AP, Suresh R
Oral Radiol. 2019 Jan 25; doi: 10.1007/s11282-019-00370-9.

PMID:
    30684212
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A study to explore the factors related to treatment seeking delay among adults diagnosed with acute myocardial infarction at KMCH, Coimbatore.
Venkatesan VCK, Madhavi S, R SK, P K
Indian Heart J. 2018 Nov - Dec; 70(6)793-801. doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2018.01.007.

PMID:
    30580847
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Critical care usage after major gastrointestinal and liver surgery: a prospective, multicentre observational study.
STARSurg Collaborative.
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Jan; 122(1)42-50. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.07.029.

PMID:
    30579405
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Metastatic adenocarcinoma of mandible: in search of the primary.
Savithri V, Suresh R, Janardhanan M, Aravind T
BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Dec 14; 11(1)pii: e227862. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-227862.

PMID:
    30567274
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prognostic model to predict postoperative acute kidney injury in patients undergoing major gastrointestinal surgery based on a national prospective observational cohort study.
STARSurg Collaborative.
BJS Open. 2018 Dec; 2(6)400-410. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.86.

PMID:
    30513129
    [PubMed]
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The role of expanded series patch testing in identifying causality of residual facial dermatitis following initiation of dupilumab therapy.
Suresh R, Murase JE
JAAD Case Rep. 2018 Oct; 4(9)899-904. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2018.08.027.

PMID:
    30306123
    [PubMed]
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Variation in the perioperative care of women undergoing abdominal-based microvascular breast reconstruction in the United Kingdom (The optiFLAPP Study).
optiFLAPP Collaborative.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2019 Jan; 72(1)35-42. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2018.08.007.

PMID:
    30292696
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acquired arteriovenous malformation of lip occurring as an occupational hazard: A case report with review of literature.
Pandhare MN, Jyoti DB, Mandale MS, Suresh RB
J Oral Maxillofac Pathol. 2018 May-Aug; 22(2)287. doi: 10.4103/jomfp.JOMFP_4_16.

PMID:
    30158798
    [PubMed]
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Pro-inflammatory cytokine Interleukin-1β (IL-1β) controls Leishmania infection.
Patil T, More V, Rane D, Mukherjee A, Suresh R, Patidar A, Bodhale N, Mosser D, Dandapat J, Sarkar A
Cytokine. 2018 Dec; 11227-31. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2018.06.033.

PMID:
    30145061
    [PubMed - in process]
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Progression from the Common Lymphoid Progenitor to B/Myeloid PreproB and ProB Precursors during B Lymphopoiesis Requires C/EBPα.
Guo H, Barberi T, Suresh R, Friedman AD
J Immunol. 2018 Sep 15; 201(6)1692-1704. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1800244.

PMID:
    30061199
    [PubMed - in process]
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Methods for Decreasing the Incidence of Moist Desquamation in Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy.
Suresh R, Yuen F, Murase JE
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Jul 23; pii: S0190-9622(18)32317-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.07.018.

PMID:
    30048663
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Absence of host NF-κB p50 induces murine glioblastoma tumor regression, increases survival, and decreases T-cell induction of tumor-associated macrophage M2 polarization.
Barberi T, Martin A, Suresh R, Barakat DJ, Harris-Bookman S, Drake CG, Lim M, Friedman AD
Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2018 Oct; 67(10)1491-1503. doi: 10.1007/s00262-018-2184-2.

PMID:
    30030559
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Association between peri-operative angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin-2 receptor blockers and acute kidney injury in major elective non-cardiac surgery: a multicentre, prospective cohort study.
STARSurg Collaborative.
Anaesthesia. 2018 Oct; 73(10)1214-1222. doi: 10.1111/anae.14349.

PMID:
    29984818
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An Improved Tobacco Mosaic Virus (TMV)-Conjugated Multiantigen Subunit Vaccine Against Respiratory Tularemia.
Mansour AA, Banik S, Suresh RV, Kaur H, Malik M, McCormick AA, Bakshi CS
Front Microbiol. 2018; 91195. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01195.

PMID:
    29922267
    [PubMed]
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Body mass index and complications following major gastrointestinal surgery: a prospective, international cohort study and meta-analysis.
EuroSurg Collaborative.
Colorectal Dis. 2018 Aug; 20(8)O215-O225. doi: 10.1111/codi.14292.

PMID:
    29897171
    [PubMed - in process]
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Deciphering the incognito role of water in a light driven proton coupled electron transfer process.
Thiyagarajan SK, Suresh R, Ramanan V, Ramamurthy P
Chem Sci. 2018 Jan 28; 9(4)910-921. doi: 10.1039/c7sc03161k.

PMID:
    29629158
    [PubMed]
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Areas of Research Interest

Breast cancer