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त्रिभुवन विश्वविद्यालय शिक्षण अस्पताल

Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital

Prof. Dr. Mahesh Raj Sigdel


Internal Medicine


Head of the Department


  • MD
  • DM (Nephrology)


    1. Maharjan S, Chhetri S, Khatri B, Sapkota N, Sigdel MR. Post-Transplant Erythrocytosis in Live Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients: A Retrospective Single Center Study. JIOM Nepal. 2020 Dec;42(3):62-66
    2. Pradhan RR, Sigdel MR. Prevalence, Clinical Presentation, and Outcome of Tuberculosis in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Nepal. International Journal of Nephrology, 2020,
    3. Ranabhat K, Khanal P , Mishra SR , Khanal A, Tripathi S, Sigdel MR. Health related quality of life among haemodialysis and kidney transplant recipients from Nepal: a cross sectional study using WHOQOL-BREF. BMC Nephrology (2020) 21:433
    4. Upadhaya P, Thapa P, Gajurel RM, Sigdel MR. Incidence of Contrast Induced Acute Kidney Injury, Its Risk Factors and In-Hospital Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty. JIOM Nepal. 2020 Aug;42(2):59-63
    5. Shrestha G S, Paneur H R, Acharya S P, Shrestha S K, Sigdel MR, Tiwari S, et al. Preparedness for Coronavirus Disease in Hospitals of Nepal: A Nationwide Survey. J Nepal Med Assoc 2020;58(224):248-51
    6. Rawal S, Paudyal P, Sigdel MR. Systemic lupus erythematosus and pregnancy outcome in tertiary level hospital of Nepal. Nep Med J 2019;2(1):167-72. DOI 10.3126/nmj.v2i1.24496
    7. Sigdel MR, Pradhan RR. Chronic Kidney Disease in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Nepal. Journal of Institute of Medicine, August, 2018, 40:2
    8. Timalsina S, Sigdel MR, Baniya S, Subedee S. Status of vitamin D and parameters of calcium homeostasis in renal transplant recipients in Nepal: a cross sectional study. BMC Nephrology (2018) 19:290
    9. Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shrestha M, Nepali R, Chhetri S, Shah DS. Tuberculosis in Living Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients. Transplantation, July 2018 - Volume 102 - Issue - p S664
    10. Shrestha M, Singh D, Sigdel MR, Kafle MP. Abnormalities in Protocol Graft Kidney Biopsy 6 Months Posttransplantation in a Tertiary Care Center Hospital of Nepal. Transplantation Proceedings, 50, 2377e2381 (2018)
    11. Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shrestha M, Shah DS. Spectrum of Infections in Living Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients: An Experience From a Tertiary Center in Nepal, Transplantation Proceedings, 50, 2493e2495 (2018)
    12. Joshi U, Subedi R, Poudel P, Ghimire PR, Panta S, Sigdel MR. Assessment of quality of life in patients undergoing hemodialysis using WHOQOL-BREF questionnaire: a multicenter study. International Journal of Nephrology and Renovascular Disease 2017:10 195–203
    13. Nepali R, Sigdel MR, Shah DS. Rhabdomyolysis in Earthquake Victims in Nepal. Kidney Int Rep (2017) 2, 127–129
    14. Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Shah DS. Outcome of low dose cyclophosphamide for induction phase treatment of lupus nephritis, a single center study BMC Nephrology (2016) 17:145
    15. Nepali R, Shah DS, Sigdel MR. Hepatitis E induced severe myositis. Journal of Institute of Medicine, April 2016, 38:1
    16. Mishra SR, Adhikari S, Sigdel MR, Nedkoff N, Briffa TG. Chronic kidney disease in south Asia, Lancet, Vol 4 August 2016
    17. Khanal S, Bhusal M, Sigdel MR, Bajracharya SR. Acquisition of history taking, physical examination and communication skills through early clinical exposure among pre-clinical students, Journal of Institute of Medicine, December, 2015, 37:3.
    18. Sharma AK, Sitaula S, Thapa M, Gautam P, Shrestha GS, Gajurel BP, Sigdel MR. Systemic lupus erythematosus with antiphospholipid syndrome presenting as seizure disorder and retinopathy, Journal of Institute of Medicine, December, 2014, 36:3.
    19. Kafle MP, Shah DS, Shrestha S, Sigdel MR, Raut KB. Prevalence of specific types of kidney disease in patients undergoing kidney bopsy:a single centre experience. Journal of Advances in Internal Medicine 2014;03(01):5-10.
    20. Sigdel MR. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus presenting with Bullous lesion, Lupus Nephritis and Seizure. Journal of Advances in Internal Medicine 2013;02(01):17-20.
    21. Shrestha S, Raut KB, Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Shah DS. Renal transplant in Nepal: medical complications in first three months, Journal of Institute of Medicine, August, 2013, 36:2.