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Ravi Vij, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Oncology
Section of Bone Marrow Transplant

Specialty Areas

Bone Marrow Transplant
Oncology
Leukemia
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndrome
Hematologic Malignancies

Board Certifications

Hematology
Internal Medicine
Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Stem cell transplant, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome, hematologic malignancy, leukemia, lymphoma

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Siteman Cancer Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-747-7222

Suite: B
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-747-9270
Fax: 314-454-7551

Education

Education

Fellowship: Medical Oncology/Hematology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Residency: Internal Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 1996
Senior House Officer: Halifax General Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Halifax, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom 1993
Fellowship: Bone Marrow Transplantation/Malignant Hematology/Stem Cell Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2000
MBBS: Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Myositis-associated Interstitial Lung Disease: Predictors of Failure of Conventional Treatment and Response to Tacrolimus in a US Cohort.
Sharma N, Putman MS, Vij R, Strek ME, Dua A
J Rheumatol. 2017 Sep 1; pii: jrheum.161217. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.161217.

PMID:
    28864644
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Lack of Prognostic Impact of MyD88 L265P Mutation for DLBCL Patients Undergoing Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation.
Lee YS, Liu J, Fricano KA, Webb EM, Toolsie DR, Jones S, Rhoads JA, Vij R, Cashen AF, Abboud CN, Westervelt P, Bartlett NL, Dipersio JF, Kreisel FH, Lim KH
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Aug 25; pii: S1083-8791(17)30657-2. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.08.022.

PMID:
    28847710
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Outcomes of immunosuppressive therapy in chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Fernández Pérez ER, Hamblin M, Patel N, Tener M, Bhanot D, Robinson L, Bullick S, Chen L, Hsu S, Churpek M, Hedeker D, Montner S, Chung JH, Husain AN, Noth I, Strek ME, Vij R
ERJ Open Res. 2017 Jul; 3(3)pii: 00016-2017. doi: 10.1183/23120541.00016-2017.

PMID:
    28845429
    [PubMed]
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Updated analysis of CALGB (Alliance) 100104 assessing lenalidomide versus placebo maintenance after single autologous stem-cell transplantation for multiple myeloma: a randomised, double-blind, phase 3 trial.
Holstein SA, Jung SH, Richardson PG, Hofmeister CC, Hurd DD, Hassoun H, Giralt S, Stadtmauer EA, Weisdorf DJ, Vij R, Moreb JS, Callander NS, van Besien K, Gentile TG, Isola L, Maziarz RT, Bashey A, Landau H, Martin T, Qazilbash MH, Rodriguez C, McClune B, Schlossman RL, Smith SE, Hars V, Owzar K, Jiang C, Boyd M, Schultz C, Wilson M, Hari P, Pasquini MC, Horowitz MM, Shea TC, Devine SM, Linker C, Anderson KC, McCarthy PL
Lancet Haematol. 2017 Sep; 4(9)e431-e442. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3026(17)30140-0.

PMID:
    28826616
    [PubMed - in process]
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Microbial melanins for radioprotection and bioremediation.
Cordero RJB, Vij R, Casadevall A
Microb Biotechnol. 2017 Aug 14; doi: 10.1111/1751-7915.12807.

PMID:
    28805351
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Results of a Prospective Randomized, Open-Label, Noninferiority Study of Tbo-Filgrastim (Granix) versus Filgrastim (Neupogen) in Combination with Plerixafor for Autologous Stem Cell Mobilization in Patients with Multiple Myeloma and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Bhamidipati PK, Fiala MA, Grossman BJ, DiPersio JF, Stokerl-Goldstein K, Gao F, Uy GL, Westervelt P, Schroeder MA, Cashen AF, Abboud CN, Vij R
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Aug 7; pii: S1083-8791(17)30619-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.07.023.

PMID:
    28797783
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Similar survival outcomes in patients with biclonal versus monoclonal myeloma: a multi-institutional matched case-control study.
Jurczyszyn A, Gozzetti A, Gdula-Argasińska J, Czepiel J, Vij R, Fiala M, Valls DJ, Mądry K, Waszczuk-Gajda A, Grosicki S, Barchnicka A, Crusoe E, Hungria V, Gentile M, Mele G, Ksieniewicz M, Vesole DH, Castillo JJ
Ann Hematol. 2017 Aug 1; doi: 10.1007/s00277-017-3084-9.

PMID:
    28766002
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Prognostic Validation of SKY92 and Its Combination With ISS in an Independent Cohort of Patients With Multiple Myeloma.
van Beers EH, van Vliet MH, Kuiper R, de Best L, Anderson KC, Chari A, Jagannath S, Jakubowiak A, Kumar SK, Levy JB, Auclair D, Lonial S, Reece D, Richardson P, Siegel DS, Stewart AK, Trudel S, Vij R, Zimmerman TM, Fonseca R
Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2017 Sep; 17(9)555-562. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2017.06.020.

PMID:
    28735890
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Haploidentical Hematopoietic Cell Transplant with Post-Transplant Cyclophosphamide and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Grafts in Older Adults with Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Myelodysplastic Syndrome.
Slade M, DiPersio JF, Westervelt P, Vij R, Schroeder MA, Romee R
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Jul 5; pii: S1083-8791(17)30550-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.06.019.

PMID:
    28688919
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CT findings associated with survival in chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
Chung JH, Montner SM, Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Husain AN, Vij R, Noth I, Strek ME
Eur Radiol. 2017 Jul 7; doi: 10.1007/s00330-017-4936-3.

PMID:
    28687910
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Natural history of relapsed myeloma, refractory to immunomodulatory drugs and proteasome inhibitors: a multicenter IMWG study.
Kumar SK, Dimopoulos MA, Kastritis E, Terpos E, Nahi H, Goldschmidt H, Hillengass J, Leleu X, Beksac M, Alsina M, Oriol A, Cavo M, Ocio EM, Mateos MV, O'Donnell EK, Vij R, Lokhorst HM, van de Donk NWCJ, Min C, Mark T, Turesson I, Hansson M, Ludwig H, Jagannath S, Delforge M, Kyriakou C, Hari P, Mellqvist U, Usmani SZ, Dytfeld D, Badros AZ, Moreau P, Kim K, Otero PR, Lee JH, Shustik C, Waller D, Chng WJ, Ozaki S, Lee JJ, de la Rubia J, Eom HS, Rosinol L, Lahuerta JJ, Sureda A, Kim JS, Durie BGM
Leukemia. 2017 May 12; doi: 10.1038/leu.2017.138.

PMID:
    28620163
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Tariquidar sensitizes multiple myeloma cells to proteasome inhibitors via reduction of hypoxia-induced P-gp-mediated drug resistance.
Muz B, Kusdono HD, Azab F, de la Puente P, Federico C, Fiala M, Vij R, Salama NN, Azab AK
Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 Dec; 58(12)2916-2925. doi: 10.1080/10428194.2017.1319052.

PMID:
    28509582
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A phase 1b study of isatuximab plus lenalidomide and dexamethasone for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma.
Martin T, Baz R, Benson DM, Lendvai N, Wolf J, Munster P, Lesokhin AM, Wack C, Charpentier E, Campana F, Vij R
Blood. 2017 Jun 22; 129(25)3294-3303. doi: 10.1182/blood-2016-09-740787.

PMID:
    28483761
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Buffalo casein derived peptide can alleviates H<sub>2</sub>O<sub>2</sub> induced cellular damage and necrosis in fibroblast cells.
Devi S, Kumar N, Kapila S, Mada SB, Reddi S, Vij R, Kapila R
Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2017 Sep 5; 69(7)485-495. doi: 10.1016/j.etp.2017.04.009.

PMID:
    28483348
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Phase I/II Study of Intravenous Plerixafor Added to a Mobilization Regimen of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Lymphoma Patients Undergoing Autologous Stem Cell Collection.
Cashen AF, Rettig M, Gao F, Smith A, Abboud C, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Vij R, Uy G, Westervelt P, DiPersio J
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Aug; 23(8)1282-1289. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.04.024.

PMID:
    28476490
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Interstitial Pneumonia With Autoimmune Features: Value of Histopathology.
Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Valenzi E, Lee C, Witt LJ, Chen L, Montner S, Chung JH, Noth I, Vij R, Strek ME, Husain AN
Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2017 Jul; 141(7)960-969. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2016-0427-OA.

PMID:
    28467213
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IgM myeloma: A multicenter retrospective study of 134 patients.
Castillo JJ, Jurczyszyn A, Brozova L, Crusoe E, Czepiel J, Davila J, Dispenzieri A, Eveillard M, Fiala MA, Ghobrial IM, Gozzetti A, Gustine JN, Hajek R, Hungria V, Jarkovsky J, Jayabalan D, Laubach JP, Lewicka B, Maisnar V, Manasanch EE, Moreau P, Morgan EA, Nahi H, Niesvizky R, Paba-Prada C, Pika T, Pour L, Reagan JL, Richardson PG, Shah J, Spicka I, Vij R, Waszczuk-Gajda A, Gertz MA
Am J Hematol. 2017 Aug; 92(8)746-751. doi: 10.1002/ajh.24753.

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    28383205
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CT Findings, Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation, and Imaging Predictors of Survival for Patients With Interstitial Pneumonia With Autoimmune Features.
Chung JH, Montner SM, Adegunsoye A, Lee C, Oldham JM, Husain AN, MacMahon H, Noth I, Vij R, Strek ME
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Jun; 208(6)1229-1236. doi: 10.2214/AJR.16.17121.

PMID:
    28350485
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Treating Multiple Myeloma Patients With Oral Therapies.
Kumar SK, Vij R, Noga SJ, Berg D, Brent L, Dollar L, Chari A
Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2017 May; 17(5)243-251. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2017.02.024.

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    28347676
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Improved survival after acute graft-<i>versus</i>-host disease diagnosis in the modern era.
Khoury HJ, Wang T, Hemmer MT, Couriel D, Alousi A, Cutler C, Aljurf M, Antin JH, Ayas M, Battiwalla M, Cahn JY, Cairo M, Chen YB, Gale RP, Hashmi S, Hayashi RJ, Jagasia M, Juckett M, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Litzow M, Majhail N, Miller A, Nishihori T, Qayed M, Schoemans H, Schouten HC, Socie G, Storek J, Verdonck L, Vij R, Wood WA, Yu L, Martino R, Carabasi M, Dandoy C, Gergis U, Hematti P, Solh M, Jamani K, Lehmann L, Savani B, Schultz KR, Wirk BM, Spellman S, Arora M, Pidala J
Haematologica. 2017 May; 102(5)958-966. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2016.156356.

PMID:
    28302712
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Areas of Research Interest

Transplant, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome, hematologic malignancy, leukemia