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- Verified this account
- Inflammatory bowel disease
Areas of interest
Inflammatory bowel disease(IBD); Colonoscopy; Gastroscopy; Peptic ulcer; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Coeliac disease; Nutrition.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant gastroenterologist at West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
RESEARCH / PUBLICATIONS:
Basavaraju KP, Wong T. “Eosinophilic oesophagitis: a common cause of dysphagia in young adults?” Int J Clin Pract. July 2008; 62 (7):1096–1107.
Papers / Case reports
Basavaraju KP, Hunt CR, Ahluwalia NK. “9 years of recurrent dysphagia” – Clinical picture, Lancet 2007; 369: 1814.
Basavaraju KP, Hunt CR, Ahluwalia NK. “A rare infection of the gastric mucosa” – GI snap shot, Gut 2007; 56: 1123, 1163.
Basavaraju KP, Hale RJ, Ahluwalia NK. “An unusual cause of rectal bleeding” – GI snapshot, Gut 2006; 55:1402, 1408.
Basavaraju KP, Armitage K, Hunt CR, Ahluwalia NK “An unusual cause of melena” – GI snapshot, Gut 2005; 54: 1180, 1193.
Basavaraju KP, MW Whitehead, SA Bruce. “A rare cause of dysphagia and gastroparesis” – BMJ Case Reports, 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.07.2008.0358.
Basavaraju KP, Dr Nadeem Rahman, Dr David AJ Neal. “Is an atypical presentation becoming typical of coeliac disease?” – BMJ Case Reports, 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.06.2008.0169.
Basavaraju KP, Musa MS, Pickersgill A, Morgan KG, Ahluwalia NK “An unusual cause of constipation” – BSG annual meeting, Birmingham 2006(Gut 2006; supplement II; 55:A32).
Basavaraju KP, Keshav S, Keeling-Roberts CS, Hunt CR, Ahluwalia NK “An unusual cause of Back pain” – BSG annual meeting in Birmingham, March 05 (Ref: Gut 2005; supplement II; 54: A 32). This won the best case report award.
Sweis R, Fox M, Anggiansah R, Anggiansah A, Basavaraju KP, Wong T. “Bravo pH monitoring: patient acceptance and clinical impact in patients with previous failed catheter based studies”- original scientific paper accepted for publication in Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Ref: APT-0766-2008.R2).
Basavaraju KP, Anggiansah A, Anggiansah R, Fox M, Wong T. “Analysis of supine gastro-oesophageal reflux variability during 96 hours monitoring using bravo capsule” at BSG, Birmingham, March 2008 (Gut 2008; supplement I; 57: A16).
Basavaraju KP, Navneet K Ahluwalia. CLO Testing: Optimal number of gastric biopsies required to diagnose Helicobacter pylori infection based on its topographical distribution, at BSG, Birmingham, march 2002 (Gut 2002; 50: A12).
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
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Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
IV sedation administered by operator - (1-5)
Therapeutic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (1-5)
Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (1-5)