RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION

Head & neck and Thoracic Oncology

Projects

  • Retrospective analysis management of carcinoma of anterior two thirds of tongue :1992
  • Retrospective study of carcinomas of thyroid: 1992
  • Role of Pharyngectomy in the management of carcinoma of the Larynx :1994
  • Role of laryngectomy in the management of carcinoma of larynx: 1994
  • Efficacy of definite radiotherapy in locally advanced operable squamous cell carcinoma ofhypopharynx: 2005
  • Concurrent chemoradiotherapy in patient with locally advanced Buccal Mucosa cancers: a prospective study: 2007
  • Prognostic markers for predicting lymph node metastasis in operative oral tongue cancer in clinical N-O neck : 2011
  • Prognostic analysis of pulmonary metastatectomy: 2008
  • Surgical outcomes in advanced hypopharyngeal cancer following total laryngopharyngoesophagectomy and gastric tube reconstruction: 2009
  • Management of the no neck in early stage squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue:2011
  • Study of survival outcome after three definitive treatment modalities for carcinoma of esophagus :2013

Publications

  • 1. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R, Gadigi V, Ranganathan R, Sagar TG “Non Smoking associated lung cancer in India – A Single Centre experience. Indian J Cancer 2012 Jan;49(1):82-8.
  • 2. Vijayalakshmi R, Krishnamurthy Arvind “Targettable Driver Mutations in Non Small Cell Lung Cancer, Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology, 2011, vol-2, no-3, 178-188.
  • 3. Sidappa KT, Krishnamurthy Arvind Adult Soft tissue sarcomas of the Head and neck. Indian J Cancer. 2011 Jul-Sep;48(3):284-8.
  • 4. Parmar V, Krishnamurthy Arvind, Hawaldar R, Nadkarni MS, Sarin R, Chinoy R, Nair R, Dinshaw KA, Badwe RA. Breast conservation treatment in women with locally advanced breast cancer - experience from a single centre. Int J Surg. 2006;4(2):106-14. Epub 2006 Feb 17
  • 5. Tewari M, Krishnamurthy Arvind, Shukla HS. Predictive markers of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer. Surg Oncol. 2008 Dec;17(4):301-11. Epub 2008 May 7. Review.
  • 6. Tewari M, Krishnamurthy Arvind, Shukla HS. Breast conservation in locally advanced breast cancer in developing countries: wise or waste. Surg Oncol. 2009 Mar; 18(1):3-13. Epub 2008 Aug 21. Review.
  • 7. Pramesh CS, Mistry RC, Agarwal J, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Pulmonary function may be prognostic but should not preclude lobectomy for lung cancer.Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Jun;79(6):2197-8
  • 8. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A .Axillary lymph node metastasis in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: Report of a Case and Review of Literature. J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Apr-Jun;7(2):220-2. Review.
  • 9. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Srinivas S, Majhi U. A Fatal case of Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma of the mandible. J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Apr-Jun;7(2):192-4
  • 10. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Majhi U .Myxofibrosarcoma of the infratemporal space.J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Apr-Jun;7(2):185-8.
  • 11. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Majhi U. Polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma of the Parotid gland.J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Jan-Mar;7(1):84-7.
  • 12. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al. Pulsatile proptosis in a metastatic tumor of the Orbit from Carcinoma Thyroid. World Journal Of Endocrine Surgery. Vol 3, Issue 2. September-Dec 2010
  • 13. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A. Switch flap’ for full thickness upper eyelid reconstruction J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2011 May;4(2):148-50 ‘.
  • 14. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi N, Majhi U. A fatal case of pure giant cell carcinoma of the lung. J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Jul-Sep;7(3):363-5
  • 15. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Majhi U. Malignant Melanotic Neuroectodermal tumor of infancy arising in the mandible. J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Jul-Sep;7(3):368-72.
  • 16. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Krishna KR. Metastatic follicular thyroid carcinoma to the maxillary sinus. Indian J Nucl Med. 2010 Oct;25(4):168-70
  • 17. R. Krishnakumar, K. Vijayalakshmi, G. K. Rangarajan, M. C. Vinodkumar, Krishnamurthy Arvind Prediction of postoperative pulmonary reserve in lung resection patients .Pol Przegl Radiol 2011; 76(1):80-84
  • 18. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma with Malignant Pleural Effusion: Dilemma of Etiology. International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, May-August 2010;1(2):117- 119
  • 19. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Esophageal Metastasis from Carcinoma Thyroid International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, May-August 2010; 1(2):129-131.
  • 20. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al Cancrum Oris-associated with Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Forgotten Disease. International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, September-December 2010;1(3):167-169
  • 21. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al Primary Cutaneous Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Scalp. International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, September-December 2010;1(3):179-181
  • 22. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al Orbital Metastasis as a Presenting Feature of Carcinoma Thyroid. International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, September-December 2010;1(3):183-185
  • 23. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. (corresponding author) et al Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy in Nasopharyngeal Carcinomas: A Rare Differential. International Journal of Head and Neck Surgery, September-December 2010;1(3):171-173
  • 24. Satheesan, D. Damodaran, N. Kathiresan, Krishnamurthy Arvind & M. Vahanan Limb salvage surgery with custom total elbow prosthesis. Haemangioendothelioma of olecranon process. The Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery:2009 Volume 12 Number 1
  • 25. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al. The maxillary swing approach. A versatile approach for surgical access to tumors of the nasopharynx. Surgical Technique and report of a case. Indian Dentist Research and review. September 2012. Volume 7, Issue 11.
  • 26. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi N. Isolated axillary lymph node metastasis at presentation in bronchogenic carcinoma. J Cancer Res Ther. 2012 Jan-Mar;8(1):161-2
  • 27. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Paediatric chondrosarcoma of the sinonasal region, J Cancer Res Ther. 2013 Jan-Mar;9(1):163-4.
  • 28. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Majhi U. Merkel cell carcinoma of the Auricle: A treacherous skin tumor. J Can Res Ther 2012;8:460-1
  • 29. Krishnamurthy Arvind Esophageal Cancer Associated with Right Aortic Arch. J Can Res Ther 2013;9:336-7
  • 30. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R, “Broken Tracheostomy tube: A Fractured Mandate “J Emerg Trauma Shock, 2012, 5, 97-99.
  • 31. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Synchronous peri-ocular and extra ocular sebaceous carcinomas. Indian J Dermatol. 2013 May;58(3):248
  • 32. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Majhi U. Fibrosarcomatous dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: an unusual tumor in the facial skin. Indian J Dermatol. 2014 Jan;59(1):105.
  • 33. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Mantle cell lymphoma presenting as Mikulicz syndrome. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics - July-September 2011 - Volume 7 - Issue 3
  • 34. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vaidhyanathan A, Majhi U. Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the retromolar trigone. J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Jul-Sep;7(3):343-6
  • 35. Vijayalakshmi R, Sabitha K, Krishnamurthy Arvind, “How dissimilarly similar are Biosimilars? “ International Research Journal of Pharmacy. ISSN/EISSN: 22308407 Year: 2012 Volume: 3 Issue: 5 Pages: 12-16
  • 36. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Split paramedian forehead flap for medial canthal reconstruction. Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Jul;3(2):241-2
  • 37. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Elusive nasogastric tube. Pol J Radiol 2012; 77(4):83-84
  • 38. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Small Cell Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the Paranasal Sinus. Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Jan;4(1):111-3.
  • 39. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Pneumocytic adenomyoepithelioma in a case of Myoepithelial Carcinoma of the Submandibular gland. Indian Journal of Cancer. (in press)
  • 40. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Metastatic iodophilic follicular carcinoma of thyroid to a hand bone. Thyroid Res Pract 2013;10:36-7
  • 41. Majhi U, Murhekar K, Sundersingh S, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Malignant ectomesenchymoma of paranasal sinuses with proptosis and nodal involvement. J Can Res Ther 2012;8:465-7
  • 42. Krishnamurthy Arvind.et al. Ulcerative cutaneous nodule as a presenting feature of recurrent thyroid carcinoma. Indian Journal of Dermatology 2013 ( in press)
  • 43. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al Pleural metastasis resulting from metastatic papillary carcinoma of the thyroid. Thyroid Res Pract 2013;10:86-7
  • 44. Vijayalakshmi R, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Human Papilloma Virus in Head and Neck Cancers? Role and Relevance in Clinical Management. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Mar;4(1):59-66.
  • 45. Krishnamurthy A. Stapler Closure Technique for Laryngectomy-Revisited. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Mar;4(1):9-11.
  • 46. George RK, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Microsurgical free flaps: Controversies in maxillofacial reconstruction. Ann Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Jan;3(1):72-9.
  • 47. Louis RA, Rajendranath R, Ganesan P, Sagar TG, Krishnamurthy Arvind. First report of upfront treatment with Gefitinib in comparison with chemotherapy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients from south India: Analysis of 120 patients. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol 2012;33:146-54
  • 48. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Chest wall metastasis resulting from a primary extremity osteosarcoma- a dramatic clinical presentation. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jun;4(2):117-9.
  • 49. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Multiple paranasal sinus involvement from a metastatic follicular carcinoma thyroid. Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Jan;4(1):121-2
  • 50. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al. Parotid gland metastasis from a rectal carcinoma. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;4(3):233-5.
  • 51. Krishnamurthy Arvind. A Targeted approach to a Giant Gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the Esophagus. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jun;4(2):148-50.
  • 52. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of the chest wall - a rare differential. South Asian Journal of Cancer. South Asian J Cancer 2013;2:185
  • 53. Vijayalakshmi R, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Lung Cancer detection by Screening – presenting circulating miRNAs as a promising next generation biomarker breakthrough. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(4):2167-72.
  • 54. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al. Radical Surgery with a therapeutic lymphadenectomy in a rare case of MPNST with synchronous regional and non regional lymph node metastasis. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jun;4(2):158-61
  • 55. Krishnamurthy Arvind. A unique case of a tracheostomal recurrence in a thyroid carcinoma. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;4(3):263-4.
  • 56. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Congruence of Ga-68 Dotanoc PET-CT and MIBG scan in a patient of metastatic medullary thyroid carcinoma. Indian Journal Of Nuclear Medicine. Vol. 27: Issue 2 | April- June, 2012
  • 57. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Ancient Cervical Vagal Schwannoma: a diagnostic challenge. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;4(3):284-6.
  • 58. Krishnamurthy Arvind. A technical modification of the submental flap for reconstruction of verrucous lesions of the oral cavity. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;4(3):298-300.
  • 59. Vijayalakshmi R, Krishnamurthy Arvind Chemoprevention of Oral Cancer - Green tea experience Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. J Nat Sci Biol Med. 2014 Jan;5(1):3-7. Review
  • 60. Krishnamurthy Arvind Vijayalakshmi R, Majhi U. Organ conservation approach for primary mucosal malignant melanoma of the larynx. J Cancer Res Ther. 2013 Oct-Dec;9(4):758-9
  • 61. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Vijayalakshmi R et al. Primary peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the mandible. Ann Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Jul;3(2):192-4
  • 62. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R. Metastatic follicular carcinoma of the thyroid with tumor thrombus extending on to the superior vena cava. Thyroid Res Pract. 2014;11:29-31.
  • 63. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R. The vulnerable Indian one rupee coin. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care. J Fam Med Primary Care 2013;2:381-3
  • 64. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R. Early Stage Oral tongue cancer among the non-tobacco users – An increasing trend observed in a South India n patient population presented as a single centre experience. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(9):5061-5.
  • 65. Soundara V, Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R. MICROARRAY APPLICATIONS IN CANCER BIOLOGY – THE CHALLENGES. Journal of Biological and Scientific Opinion. ISSN (Online): 2321-6328. DOI 10.7897/2321-6328.
  • 66. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Saurab Gupta. RARE CASE REPORT: AMELOBLASTIC FIBROMA. Med-ej 2014 (e-journal of the Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University)
  • 67. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Deepak Damodharan. Prosthetic Rehabilitation after Rhinectomy for Squamous cell carcinoma of nasal alae. Med-ej 2014 (e-journal of the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University)
  • 68. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Praveen Ravishankaran. Spindle cell carcinoma of the parotid gland – a rare entity. Med-ej 2015 (e-journal of the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University)
  • 69. Krishnamurthy Arvind, G.C. Raghunandhan. Metastatic Carcinoma Ex Pleomorphic Adenoma of Parotid Gland: A Case Report. . Med-ej 2015 (e-journal of the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University)
  • 70. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Vijayalakshmi R. Giant Cell tumour of the anterior rib arc masquerading as a primary breast lump. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2013 Dec;4(4):393-4.
  • 71. Krishnamurthy Arvind.et al. Synchronous papillary carcinoma thyroid with malignant struma ovarii - a management dilemma. Indian J Nucl Med 2013;28:243-5
  • 72. Sundersingh S, Majhi U, Krishnamurthy Arvind, Velusami SD. Cytokeratin-positive interstitial reticulum cell sarcoma: Extranodal presentations mimicking carcinoma. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2013 Apr-Jun;56(2):172-5.
  • 73. Sivaram G, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Three field Transthoracic versus Transhiatal esophagectomy in the management of carcinoma esophagus - A Single Center Experience with a review of literature. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2014 Mar;45(1):66-73.
  • 74. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R, Soundara V, Majhi U. "Multiple Synchronous Verrucous Carcinomas of the Scalp in the background of Generalized Verruca Vulgaris. Indian J Dermatol. 2015 Mar-Apr;60(2):182-4 [PMID: 25814709]
  • 75. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R. A Type I First Branchial Cleft Cyst Masquerading as a Parotid Tumor" Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Jan;5(1):84-5
  • 76. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Malignant Granular cell Tumor of the Tongue: A Clinico-pathological challenge. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2014 Mar;5(1):71-4.
  • 77. Krishnamurthy Arvind.Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of the scalp - a rare differential with a dramatic clinical presentation. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg. 2014 Oct;19(4):227-9
  • 78. Krishnamurthy Arvind.A primary retrosternal goiter successfully managed via a cervical approach. Thyroid Res Pract 2013.(In press)
  • 79. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijayalakshmi R, Majhi U. Clear cell odontogenic carcinoma of the mandible and temporomandibuar joint with cervical lymph nodal metastasis. Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Jul-Dec;5(2):221-3 [PMID: 25937741]
  • 80. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Vijalakshmi R, Majhi U. The aesthetic and oncological challenges in the management of an atypical nodular hidradenoma of the pinna. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2014 Jun;5(2):148- 51
  • 81. Krishnamurthy Arvind. A Novel Approach in the Management of an Aspirated Voice Prosthesis in a Laryngectomized Patient. Indian J Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep;5(3):255-6 [PMID: 25419080]
  • 82. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Exploring the role of Tc-99m DMSA (V) scan in medullary carcinoma thyroid patients with postoperative persistent hypercalcitoninemia in the era of PET-CT. Indian J Nucl Med. 2014;29:146-150
  • 83. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. A large extra cranial cystic trigeminal schwannoma of the parapharyngeal space - exploring the right approach" Indian J Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep;5(3):196-8.
  • 84. Krishnamurthy Arvind. A novel clinical application of the Classical Bakamjian flap in the Reconstruction of a Sternal Chondrosarcoma defect. Indian Journal of Surgery (DOI: 10.1007/s12262- 014-1148-9)
  • 85. Krishnamurthy Arvind. et al. 'Palliative Thyroidectomy in the setting of a metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Indian J Nucl Med. Oct;29(4):273-5 , PMID:25400374
  • 86. Ramshankar V, Soundara VT, Shyamsundar V, Ramani P, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Risk Stratification of Early Stage Oral Tongue Cancers Based on HPV Status and p16 Immunoexpression. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(19):8351-9. [PMID: 25339028]
  • 87. Ramshankar V, Subha Yegnaswamy, Kumarasamy P, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Molecular docking studies shows tivozanib and lapatinib as potential inhibitors of EML4-ALK translocation mediated fusion protein in non-small cell lung cancer. Bioinformation. 2014 Oct 30;10(10):658-63 [PMID: 25489176]
  • 88. Ravishankaran P, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Prognostic value of Metastatic Lymph Nodal Ratio in Squamous cell carcinoma of Esophagus – A three step extrapolative study. South Asian J Cancer 2014; 3:213-16 [PMID: 25422807]
  • 89. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Primary Breast Osteosarcoma - A diagnostic challenge. Indian J Nucl Med. 2015 Jan-Mar;30(1):39-41 [PMID: 25589804]
  • 90. Muhrerkar K, Majhi U, Ramshankar V, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Diagnostic dilemma involving a mass in the parapharyngeal space: A metastatic breast carcinoma masquerading as a malignant salivary gland tumor. Indian J Nucl Med. 2015 Jul-Sep;30(3):248-50 [PMID: 26170568]
  • 91. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Clear cell myoepithelial carcinoma of the base tongue managed by the mandible preserving pull-through oropharyngectomy approach. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2015
  • 92. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Clavicle metastasis from carcinoma thyroid- an atypical skeletal event and a management dilemma, Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology.2015
  • 93. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Deen S, Ramshankar V, Majhi U. Metastatic Follicular Carcinoma Thyroid Masquerading as a Primary Jaw Tumor. Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery.2015
  • 94. Krishnamurthy Arvind. "Schwannomas from Olfactory Nerve: A Rare Type" Indian J Surg Oncol. 2015 Jun;6(2):139. [PMID: 26405424]
  • 95. Krishnamurthy Arvind. Malignant chondroid syringoma of the pinna. Indian J Nucl Med. 2015 Oct- Dec;30(4):334-7 [PMID: 26430319]
  • 96. Krishnamurthy Arvind et al. Dumbbell shaped schwannoma of the lateral chest wall masquandering as a soft tissue sarcoma. Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology. (in press)
  • 97. Krishnamurthy Arvind. 'Rare Renal metastasis from a Follicular carcinoma thyroid and its evaluation' Thyroid Research and Practice (in Press)
  • 98. Ramshankar V, TS Viveka, Malliga J.S, K Murugan, A Kanchana, Krishnamurthy Arvind. Use of Fast Transfer Analysis cartridges for cervical sampling and real time PCR based high risk HPV testing in cervical cancer prevention - a feasibility study from South India. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16(14):5993-9 [PMID: 26320486]
  • 99. Krishnamurthy Arvind, Nayak D, Ramshankar V, Majhi U. Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography in the detection of primary pulmonary angiosarcomas. Indian J Nucl Med. 2015 Apr-Jun;30(2):142-4. [PMID: 25829733]
  • 100. Krishnamurthy Arvind, et al. A rare case of Giant Parathyroid Adenoma presenting with recurrent episodes of pancreatitis. J Nucl Med. 2015