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profileOmar Khalik Siddiqi, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Neurology
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr
Kirstein Bldg. 406
330 Brookline Ave
Boston MA 02215
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K23NS084054     (SIDDIQI, OMAR KHALIK)Sep 1, 2014 - Jul 31, 2019
Novel CSF Diagnostics and Genotype Markers of Tuberculous Meningitis in Zambia
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Jhaveri T, Sarosiek S, Ruberg FL, Siddiqi O, Berk JL, Sanchorawala V. Once AL amyloidosis: not always AL amyloidosis. Amyloid. 2018 Mar 08; 1-2. PMID: 29516761.
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  2. Brown MW, Foy KE, Chanda C, Mulundika J, Koralnik IJ, Siddiqi OK. Neurologic illness in Zambia: A neurointensivist's experience. J Neurol Sci. 2018 Feb 15; 385:140-143. PMID: 29406894.
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  3. Atadzhanov M, Smith DC, Mwaba MH, Siddiqi OK, Bryer A, Greenberg LJ. Clinical and genetic analysis of spinocerebellar ataxia type 7 (SCA7) in Zambian families. Cerebellum Ataxias. 2017; 4:17. PMID: 29214039.
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  4. Siddiqi OK, Ruberg FL. Cardiac amyloidosis: An update on pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2018 Jan; 28(1):10-21. PMID: 28739313.
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  5. Siddiqi OK, Ruberg FL. Challenging the myths of cardiac amyloidosis. Eur Heart J. 2017 Jun 21; 38(24):1909-1912. PMID: 28444296.
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  6. Elafros MA, Birbeck GL, Gardiner JC, Siddiqi OK, Sikazwe I, Paneth N, Bositis CM, Okulicz JF. Patient-Reported Adverse Effects Associated with Combination Antiretroviral Therapy and Coadministered Enzyme-Inducing Antiepileptic Drugs. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jun; 96(6):1505-1511. PMID: 28719255.
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  7. Siddiqi OK, Brown M, Cooper C, Atadzhanov M, Lakhi S, Koralnik IJ. Developing a successful global neurology program. Ann Neurol. 2017 Feb; 81(2):167-170. PMID: 28019673.
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  8. Siddiqi OK, Elafros MA, Bositis CM, Koralnik IJ, Theodore WH, Okulicz JF, Kalungwana L, Potchen MJ, Sikazwe I, Birbeck GL. New-onset seizure in HIV-infected adult Zambians: A search for causes and consequences. Neurology. 2017 Jan 31; 88(5):477-482. PMID: 28003499.
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  9. Miskin DP, Saadi A, Chikoya L, Sloane JA, Koralnik IJ, Siddiqi OK. Challenges in the diagnosis and treatment of CNS demyelinating disorders in Zambia. Mult Scler J Exp Transl Clin. 2016 Jan-Dec; 2:2055217316657117. PMID: 28607733.
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  10. Thakur KT, Mateyo K, Hachaambwa L, Kayamba V, Mallewa M, Mallewa J, Nwazor EO, Lawal T, Mallum CB, Atadzhanov M, Boulware DR, Birbeck GL, Siddiqi OK. Lumbar puncture refusal in sub-Saharan Africa: A call for further understanding and intervention. Neurology. 2015 May 12; 84(19):1988-90. PMID: 25964478; PMCID: PMC4433455.
  11. Siddiqi OK, Elafros MA, Sikazwe I, Birbeck GL, Kalungwana L, Potchen MJ, Bositis CM, Koralnik IJ, Theodore WH. Acute EEG findings in HIV-infected Zambian adults with new-onset seizure. Neurology. 2015 Mar 31; 84(13):1317-22. PMID: 25740861.
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  12. Potchen MJ, Siddiqi OK, Elafros MA, Koralnik IJ, Theodore WH, Sikazwe I, Kalungwana L, Bositis CM, Birbeck GL. Neuroimaging abnormalities and seizure recurrence in a prospective cohort study of zambians with human immunodeficiency virus and first seizure. Neurol Int. 2014 Oct 23; 6(4):5547. PMID: 25568738; PMCID: PMC4274408.
  13. Kalungwana L, Elafros MA, Siddiqi OK, Bositis CM, Sikazwe I, Koralnik IJ, Theodore WH, Birbeck GL. Cognitive impairment and psychiatric morbidity in HIV+ Zambians with new-onset seizure. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Dec; 91(6):1254-8. PMID: 25311691; PMCID: PMC4257655.
  14. Siddiqi OK, Ghebremichael M, Dang X, Atadzhanov M, Kaonga P, Khoury MN, Koralnik IJ. Molecular diagnosis of central nervous system opportunistic infections in HIV-infected Zambian adults. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jun; 58(12):1771-7. PMID: 24668125; PMCID: PMC4036687.
  15. Siddiqi O, Birbeck GL. Safe Treatment of Seizures in the Setting of HIV/AIDS. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2013 Aug; 15(4):529-43. PMID: 23657845; PMCID: PMC3744057.
  16. Siddiqi OK, Atadzhanov M. Neurological letter from Zambia. Pract Neurol. 2013 Aug; 13(4):281-5. PMID: 23559423.
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  17. Siddiqi OK, Koralnik IJ, Atadzhanov M, Birbeck GL. Emerging subspecialties in neurology: global health. Neurology. 2013 Feb 19; 80(8):e78-80. PMID: 23420898; PMCID: PMC3589295.
  18. Siddiqi OK, Faxon DP. Very late stent thrombosis: current concepts. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2012 Nov; 27(6):634-41. PMID: 23075822.
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  19. Opotowsky AR, Siddiqi OK, D'Souza B, Webb GD, Fernandes SM, Landzberg MJ. Maternal cardiovascular events during childbirth among women with congenital heart disease. Heart. 2012 Jan; 98(2):145-51. PMID: 21990383.
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  20. Siddiqi OK, Atadzhanov M, Birbeck GL, Koralnik IJ. The spectrum of neurological disorders in a Zambian tertiary care hospital. J Neurol Sci. 2010 Mar 15; 290(1-2):1-5. PMID: 20070986; PMCID: PMC2854137.
  21. Opotowsky AR, Siddiqi OK, Webb GD. Trends in hospitalizations for adults with congenital heart disease in the U.S. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Jul 28; 54(5):460-7. PMID: 19628123.
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  22. Dayani PN, Siddiqi OK, Holekamp NM. Safety of intravitreal injections in patients receiving warfarin anticoagulation. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Sep; 144(3):451-3. PMID: 17765427.
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  23. Basha MR, Murali M, Siddiqi HK, Ghosal K, Siddiqi OK, Lashuel HA, Ge YW, Lahiri DK, Zawia NH. Lead (Pb) exposure and its effect on APP proteolysis and Abeta aggregation. FASEB J. 2005 Dec; 19(14):2083-4. PMID: 16230335.
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