Sundararaman Swaminathan, MD

Sundararaman Swaminathan, MD

S. Swaminathan

Primary Appointment:  Associate Professor of Medicine
Graduate Education:  MD: Thanjavur Medical College, Tamilnadu, India; Residency: Montefiore Medical Center (Northern Division), Bronx, NY; Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India; Fellowship: Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN; PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
Certification: Internal Medicine, Nephrology

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Research Interests

My interests are in the areas of iron metabolism, macrophages, fibrosis, vascular calcification and progressive kidney diseases.

Selected Publications

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Relia N, Gokden N, Kulshrestha S, Swaminathan S.  Monoclonal cryoglobulinemia, livedo reticularis, and renal failure. Kidney Int. 2012 Jul;82(1):118. doi: 10.1038/ki.2012.66. No abstract available.

Agarwal A, Bansal M, Pandey R, Swaminathan S.  Bilateral subcapsular and perinephric hemorrhage as the initial presentation of polyarteritis nodosa. Intern Med. 2012;51(9):1073-6. Epub 2012 Apr 29.

Swaminathan S, Shah SV.  Novel inflammatory mechanisms of accelerated atherosclerosis in kidney disease. Kidney Int. 2011 Sep;80(5):453-63. doi: 10.1038/ki.2011.178. Epub 2011 Jun 22. Review.

Kadam S, Kulshrestha S, Swaminathan S.  B-vitamin therapy for diabetic nephropathy. JAMA. 2010 Aug 11;304(6):636; author reply 636-7. No abstract available.

Swaminathan S.  Programmed to direct alloimmunity. Kidney Int. 2010 Jul;78(1):8-9. Review.

Swaminathan S, Arbiser JL, Hiatt KM, High W, Abul-Ezz S, Horn TD, Shah SV.  Rapid improvement of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis with rapamycin therapy: possible role of phospho-70-ribosomal-S6 kinase. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2010 Feb;62(2):343-5.

Amuluru L, High W, Hiatt KM, Ranville J, Shah SV, Malik B, Swaminathan S.  Metal deposition in calcific uremic arteriolopathy. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Jul;61(1):73-9. Epub 2009 Apr 29.

Swaminathan S, Shah SV.  Letter to the editor regarding 'Acute phase reaction to gadolinium-DTPA in dialysis patients'. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2009 Jul;24(7):2295-6; author reply 2296. Epub 2009 Apr 25. No abstract available.