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Purvi Parikh

Clinical Instructor, Department of Pediatrics;Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine
Medicine

Contact Info

Address
462 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Research Summary

 Dr. Parikh has published articles in allergy, asthma and immunodeficiency syndromes in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology as well as The Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer and is currently writing a chapter for an otorhinolaryngology textbook. Dr. Parikh has also presented oral and poster presentations at various national and international meetings such as the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, American Thoracic Society, Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies and World Association of Sarcoidosis and other Granulomatous diseases. She has an interest in treating immunodeficiency syndromes.

Research Interests

I am the Co- founder of the Parikh Institute of Research, where I am a principal investigator who conducts clinical trials for adult and pediatric patients who suffer from allergies, asthma or immunology problems. Currently we are doing trials involving anti Il-5 receptor (Benralizumab) in Asthma, anti IL-13 (Lebrikizumab) in Adolescent Asthma, Omalizumab in Asthma and a COPD trial. Please call 212-685-4225 for further information.

Relationship between urine dichlorophenol levels and asthma morbidity
Jerschow, Elina; Parikh, Purvi; McGinn, Aileen P; de Vos, Gabriele; Jariwala, Sunit; Hudes, Golda; Rosenstreich, David. Relationship between urine dichlorophenol levels and asthma morbidity. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology. 2014 Jun;112(6):511-518.e1 (1707032)

The importance of recognizing immunodeficiency

Discordance between aeroallergen specific serum IgE and skin testing in children younger than 4 years
de Vos, Gabriele; Nazari, Ramin; Ferastraoaru, Denisa; Parikh, Purvi; Geliebter, Rebecca; Pichardo, Yikania; Wiznia, Andrew; Rosenstreich, David. Discordance between aeroallergen specific serum IgE and skin testing in children younger than 4 years. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology. 2013 Jun;110(6):438-443 (1707052)

Resolution of an acute attack of idiopathic angioedema with ecallantide
Dy, Tiffany Biason; Rasheed, Mariam; Parikh, Purvi; Bernstein, Larry. Resolution of an acute attack of idiopathic angioedema with ecallantide [Letter]. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology. 2013 Sep;111(3):224-226 (1707042)

Mannose-binding lectin deficiency in a patient with multiple opportunistic infections, strongyloidiasis, and spindle cell tumor
Parikh, Purvi; Kooragayalu, Shravan; Jariwala, Sunit. Mannose-binding lectin deficiency in a patient with multiple opportunistic infections, strongyloidiasis, and spindle cell tumor [Letter]. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology. 2013 Feb;110(2):120-121 (1707062)