Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Disease Teams:
Gastrointestinal Cancer
nzj109@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Therapeutics
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Crohn Disease
  • Colonic Pouches
  • Rectal Neoplasms
  • Survival
  • Databases
  • T-Lymphocytes
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Delphi Technique
  • Patient Reported Outcome Measures
  • Adenocarcinoma

Recent Publications

2022

Mankarious, MM, Deutsch, MJ & Jeganathan, NA 2022, 'Intraoperative Techniques for Gaining Ileoanal Pouch Reach', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery, vol. 35, no. 6, pp. 458-462. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0042-1758136

2021

Kline, BP & Jeganathan, NA 2021, 'Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections of the Perineum', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1740102
Cavallaro, PM, Fearnhead, NS, Bissett, IP, Brar, MS, Cataldo, TE, Clarke, R, Denoya, P, Elder, AL, Gecse, KB, Hendren, S, Holubar, S, Jeganathan, N, Myrelid, P, Norton, BA, Wexner, SD, Wilson, L, Zaghiyan, K & Bordeianou, L 2021, 'Patients Undergoing Ileoanal Pouch Surgery Experience a Constellation of Symptoms and Consequences Representing a Unique Syndrome: A Report from the Patient-Reported Outcomes after Pouch Surgery (PROPS) Delphi Consensus Study', Diseases of the colon and rectum, pp. 861-870. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000002099
Jeganathan, NNA & Koltun, WA 2021, 'Special Considerations of Anastomotic Leaks in Crohn's Disease', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 412-416. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1735273
Jeganathan, NA, Davenport, ER, Yochum, GS & Koltun, WA 2021, 'The microbiome of diverticulitis', Current Opinion in Physiology, vol. 22, 100452. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cophys.2021.06.006

2020

Hussain, T, Jeganathan, NA, Karagkounis, G, Stocchi, L, Shawki, S, Holubar, SD, Gordon, I, Hull, T & Liska, D 2020, 'Small bowel adenocarcinoma in Crohn’s disease: a rare but devastating complication', Techniques in Coloproctology, vol. 24, no. 10, pp. 1055-1062. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10151-020-02269-8
Eshelman, MA, Harris, L, Deiling, S, Koltun, WA, Jeganathan, NA & Yochum, GS 2020, 'Transcriptomic analysis of ileal tissue from crohn’s disease patients identifies extracellular matrix genes that distinguish individuals by age at diagnosis', Physiological genomics, vol. 52, no. 10, pp. 478-484. https://doi.org/10.1152/physiolgenomics.00062.2020

2019

Eshelman, MA, Jeganathan, NA, Schieffer, KM, Kline, BP, Mendenhall, M, Deiling, S, Harris, L, Koltun, WA & Yochum, GS 2019, 'Elevated colonic mucin expression correlates with extended time to surgery for ulcerative colitis patients', Journal of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 405-413. https://doi.org/10.15403/jgld-250

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