Default Theme
AIIMS NEW
अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Dr. Elavarasi A

Dr Arunmozhimaran Elavarasi MD, DM

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology, AIIMS, New Delhi 110029

Office: Room no 706, Department of Neurology, Neurosciences Centre

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029

011-26594210

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ORCiD iD: 0000-0002-0128-7037

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Arunmozhimaran_Elavarasi

 

Dr Arunmozhimaran Elavarasi did her MBBS from Tuticorin Government Medical College, The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University. She received the Best Outgoing Student Award and 14 University Medals and was the Topper of the University in 2010. Subsequently she did her MD Medicine (2011-13) at AIIMS, New Delhi and worked as Senior Resident in the Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi in 2014. She completed her DM in Neurology from AIIMS New Delhi (2015-2017). After acquiring her Neurology qualification, she has worked as Assistant Professor in Neurology in Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, JIPMER Pondichery from January-December 2018. After a brief stint in National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS, Bangalore) as Faculty (March 2019-October 2019), she joined as Assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at AIIMS, New Delhi in October 2019.

Areas of interest

Neuroimmunology, Movement disorders, Stroke, Headache, Infectious diseases, Neurology of Systemic Diseases, Clinical Epidemiology and Research Methodology

Speciality clinics

Movement disorders clinic; Botox clinic; Stroke clinic; Neuroimmunology clinic

Profesional membership

Indian Academy of Neurology

Indian stroke association

Movement disorders society of India

Delhi Neurology Association

American Academy of Neurology

Movement disorders society, Junior Member

Academic responsibilities

Peer reviewer in 8 International and National Journals

Assistant Editor, Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology

Awards and Honours

Elavarasi A has received various awards during her schooling including the NTSE scholarship. She also topped the university in MBBS. She has presented her Research work in International forums and received Awards of honor during her MD course. She also has received prizes and awards for presentations in conferences during DM course.

She is the recipient of the prestigious American Academy of Neurology International Scholarship in 2018 and World Federation of Neurology Junior travelling fellowship in 2019.

Publications

List of International publications

1 Elavarasi A, Narayan, Sunil K. MD, DM; Parameswaran, Sreejith MD, DM; Srinivas, Bheemanathi Hanuman BH, MD§; Mani, Balachandran MD, DM Stroke in a Young Man With Nephropathy and Cardiac Thrombosis, JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology: October 22, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue - doi: 10.1097/RHU.0000000000001589
2 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. COVID-19 associated myasthenic crisis. Comment on Hübers A, Lascano AM, Lalive PH Management of patients with generalised myasthenia gravis and COVID-19: four case reports Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 2020;91:1124-1125.
3 Elavarasi A, Narayan, Sunil K. MD, DM; Parameswaran, Sreejith MD, DM; Srinivas, Bheemanathi Hanuman BH, MD§; Mani, Balachandran MD, DM Stroke in a Young Man With Nephropathy and Cardiac Thrombosis, JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology: October 22, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue - doi: 10.1097/RHU.0000000000001589
4 Elavarasi A, Parihar J, Kapoor S, Kapoor A, Stredny C, Singh MB, Bhatia R.  Seizure-related injuries in inadequately treated epilepsy patients: A Case-control study Seizure https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.10.003
5 Elavarasi A, Bhatia R, Arava S, et al. Primary leptomeningeal T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma: a rare cause of chronic meningitis BMJ Case Reports CP 2020;13:e236491.
6 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Latent myasthenia unmasked by drugs or infection - A plausible mechanism for neuromuscular disease presenting during COVID-19 pandemic: Comment on Restivo DA, Centonze D, Alesina A, Marchese-Ragona R. Myasthenia Gravis Associated With SARS-CoV-2 Infection. Ann Intern Med. Published online August 10, 2020. doi:10.7326/L20-0845
7 Elavarasi A, Mahadevan A, Vijayan Sobha V. CNS and PNS vasculitis: Looking beyond the obvious-A teaching exercise. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020;195:105907. doi:10.1016/j.clineuro.2020.105907
8 Samal P, Elavarasi A, Kumar A, et al. Intrathecal Hyaluronidase in Tubercular Arachnoiditis: The Unexplored Adjuvant. Infect Dis Clin Pract. 2020;28(4):230–233. doi:10.1097/IPC.0000000000000883
9 Elavarasi A, Kasturi, N., & Mani, B. (2019). Macular Star and Choroidal Tubercles: A Rare Cause of Opticospinal Syndrome. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences / Journal Canadien Des Sciences Neurologiques, 46(5), 625-627. doi:10.1017/cjn.2019.45
10 Gorimanipalli B, Elavarasi A, Goyal V, Goyal C, Shukla G, Behari M. Sustained Effect Of Repeated Botulinum Toxin Type-A Injections In Trigeminal Neuralgia; Neurology and clinical Neuroscience 2019 DOI: 10.1111/ncn3.12309
11 Elavarasi A, Warrier A, Dash D, JainD, Leptomeningeal leukemia misdiagnosed as tubercular meningitis BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Mar 5;12(3). pii: e228328. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-228328.
12 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Jumping stump-Look before you label BMJ Case reports 2019 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-228249.
13 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Reversible uremic leukoencephalopathy BMJ Case reports 2019 BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Apr 20;12(4). pii: e228261. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-228261
14 Elavarasi A, Dash D, Bhatia R, Warrier A, Jain D, Kumar L et al. Spinal cord involvement in primary CNS lymphoma. J Clin Neurosci (2017), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2017.10.027
15 Elavarasi A, Dash D,Tripathi M, et al. Cerebellar ataxia and neuropathy as presenting features of hepatitis-B related cirrhosis and portal hypertension. BMJ Case Rep doi:10.1136/bcr-2017-221912

 List of publications in National Journals

16 Elavarasi A, Sahoo RK, Seth T, Shalimar, Madan K, Nischal N, Soneja M, Sharma A, Garg P, Prasad K. Anti-interleukin-6 therapies for Covid-19: A systematic review, critical appraisal and meta-analysis. Natl Med J India [Epub ahead of print] [cited 2020 Aug 15]. Available from: http://www.nmji.in/preprintarticle.asp?id=288119
17 Manya Prasad, Elavarasi A, Karan Madan, Neeraj Nischal, Manish Soneja, Tulika Seth, Ranjit Kumar Sahoo, Atul Sharma, Pramod Garg, Shalimar. Efficacy and safety of antivirals for Covid-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis Natl Med J India 2020;33:000–0
18 Tulika Seth, Elavarasi A, Ranjit Kumar Sahoo, Shalimar, Karan Madan, Neeraj Nischal, Manish Soneja, Pramod Garg, Kameshwar Prasad, Atul Sharma. Convalescent plasma therapy for Covid-19: A systematic review Natl Med J India 2020;33:e1-e9
19 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Hydroxychloroquine and Myasthenia Gravis-Can One Take This Risk?. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2020;23(3):360-361. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_363_20
20 Elavarasi A, George J, Sharma MC, et al. Multiple Neurologic Deficits and Cognitive Decline in a Young Woman. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(4):506-512. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_293_19
21 Elavarasi A, Goyal V, Singh MB, Padma Srivastava MV. Is Triamcinolone an Easy and Efficient Way to Treat Meralgia Paresthetica? A Cohort Study. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(3):308-310. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_432_18 
22 Elavarasi A, Dash D, Singh PK, Tripathi M. High pressure normocephalus: Raised ICP with false localizing signs. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology, Published online DOI:10.4103/aian.AIAN_431_18
23 Goyal V, Elavarasi A, Abhishek, Shukla G, Behari M. Practice Trends in Treating Central Nervous System Tuberculosis and Outcomes at a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Cohort Study of 244 Cases. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(1):37-46. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_70_18
24 Elavarasi A, Goyal V, Samal P. Dancing Scapula: The Missed Movement. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(2):218-219. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_210_18
25 Elavarasi A, Haq TM, Thahira T, Bineesh C, Kancharla LB. Acute Ischemic Stroke Due to Multiple Bee Stings_A Delayed Complication. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2020;23(1):135-136. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_118_19
26 Elavarasi A, Haq TM, Thahira T, Bineesh C, Kancharla LB. Mobile Phone-Induced Vertebral Artery Dissection. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(3):349-350. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_123_19
27 Elavarasi A, Mani B. Vertical Diplopia: Skew Deviation and Medullary Lesion. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(4):490. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_46_19
28 Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Brainstem tuberculoma: A Delayed Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijtb.2018.11.001
29 Elavarasi A, Singh MB, Srivastava P, Goyal V. Neuropsychiatric Lupus: The Devil is in the Detail. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019;22(2):253-255. doi:10.4103/aian.AIAN_236_18
30 Elavarasi A, Narayan SK. Endovascular Interventional management of Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis: A narrative review. Journal of Stroke Medicine August 2018 https://doi.org/10.1177/2516608518774211
31 Elavarasi A, Singh A, Goyal V. Retrograde migration and expulsion of ventriculoperitoneal shunt from the neck. Natl Med J India 2018;31:375
32 Elavarasi A, Vishnu VY, Padma Srivastava M V, Goyal V, Singh MB, Khanna G, Suri V, Sharma MC. Polymyositis with too many associations: A paraneoplastic syndrome. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2018 Oct-Dec;21(4):331-334. doi: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_432_17
33 Naik RD, Gupta K, Soneja M, Elavarasi A, Sreenivas V, Sinha S. Sleep Quality and Quantity in Intensive Care Unit Patients: A Cross-sectional Study. Indian J Crit Care Med. 2018;22(6):408-414. doi:10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_65_18
34 Elavarasi A, Goyal V, Vishnu VY, Singh MB, Padma MV. Pediatric Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy: A case series. Indian J Pediatr (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12098-017-2536-5
35 Sharma SK, Katoch VM, Mohan A, Kadhiravan T, Elavarasi A, Ragesh R, Nischal N, Sethi P, Behera D, Bhatia M, Ghoshal A G, Gothi D, Joshi J, Kanwar M S, Kharbanda O P, Kumar S, Mohapatra P R, Mallick B N, Mehta R, Prasad R, Sharma S C, Sikka K, Aggarwal S, Shukla G, Suri J C, Vengamma B, Grover A, Vijayan V K, Ramakrishnan N, Gupta R. Consensus and evidence-based Indian initiative on obstructive sleep apnea guidelines 2014 (first edition).  Lung India [serial online] 2015 [cited 2017 Dec 31];32:422-34. Available from: http://www.lungindia.com/text.asp?2015/32/4/422/159677
36 Sharma, S. K., Katoch, V. M., Mohan, A., Kadhiravan, T., Elavarasi A., Ragesh, R. et al. for Indian Initiative on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (INOSA) Guidelines Working Group. (2014). Consensus & Evidence-based INOSA Guidelines 2014 (First edition) Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2015 Jan-Mar;57(1):48-64.
37 Sharma, S. K., Katoch, V. M., Mohan, A., Kadhiravan, T., Elavarasi A., Ragesh, R. et al. for Indian Initiative on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (INOSA) Guidelines Working Group. (2014). Consensus & Evidence-based INOSA Guidelines 2014 (First edition). The Indian Journal of Medical Research, 140(3), 451–468.
38 Elavarasi A, Shukla G. Sleep disorders in Parkinson disease. Indian Journal of sleep medicine (Accepted, In press)

Book chapters

  1. Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Role of botulinum toxin in drug refractory trigeminal neuralgia Trigeminal Neuralgia: Edited by Girija Rath; https://rd.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-13-2333-1 Pages 195-200
  2. Elavarasi A, Bhatia R., Singh M.B. (2019) Chronic Meningitis. In: Singh M., Bhatia R. (eds) Emergencies in Neurology. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-5866-1_16 Pages 325-335
  3. Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Palliative care in Parkinson’s Diseases Edited by Nishkarsh Gupta (Accepted; In Press)
  4. Elavarasi A, Goyal V. Trigeminal Neuralgia: Treatment outcomes and Prognosis  in Trigeminal Neuralgia, Nova Publishers Edited by Sujith Ovallath https://novapublishers.com/shop/textbook-of-trigeminal-neuralgia/ ISBN: 978-1-53618-130-2 Pages 217-236
  5. Ramavath Devendra Naik, Eugene Wesley Ely, Elavarasi A, Chapter-009 Sedoanalgesia and Delirium In book: Textbook of Critical Care: Including Trauma and Emergency Care 2016 DOI: 10.5005/jp/books/12700_10

Contact Us

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110029

Board Number : +91-11-26588500 / 26588700

Fax : +91-11-26588663 / 26588641

AIIMS Exam Section Helpline numbers ( Click Here)

Important E-mail Addresses at AIIMS

Zo2 Framework Settings

Select one of sample color schemes

Google Font

Menu Font
Body Font
Heading Font

Body

Background Color
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Header Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Menu Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Main Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Inset Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Bottom Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image
Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image
 
Top of Page