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Maruti Kumaran, MD, MBBS, FRCR

Associate Professor, Radiology

Maruti Kumaran
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Head and neck imaging
  • Cardiothoracic imaging
  • Abdominal imaging
  • Non-vascular image-guided interventions
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • MD, MBBS, Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, Jabalpur, India
  • Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Imaging, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Royal College of Radiologists, London, England


  • Diagnostic Radiology

Additional Publications

Reliable EGFR mutation testing in ultrasound-guided supraclavicular lymph node fine-needle aspirates: a cohort study with diagnostic performance analysis, Amir Awwad, Sandeep Tiwari, Vishakha Sovani, David R Baldwin and Maruti Kumaran.

Cystic artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to acute cholecystitis: an unusual cause for haemobilia BMJ Open Resp Res 2015 Published by the British Institute of Radiology Thomas Charles Hall, MD Walter Sprenger De Rover, FRCR Said Habib, FRCR Maruti Kumaran, FRCR Department of Radiology, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK.

Mediastinal lymphadenopathy, a review of nodal anatomy, pathology and sampling techniques. A McCarthy, S Mohan, A Saeed, M Kumaran, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK, Review Article, Imaging, 23(2014)20120003.

Aneurysm of right coronary artery bypass graft9CABG): Saphenous vein graft (SVG) Amir Awwad, Yutaro Higashi, Lisa Hamilton, Maruti Kumaran. DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.11745, 2014.

Chang WY, Cane JL, Kumaran M, Lewis S, Tattersfield AE, Johnson SR. A two-year randomized placebo controlled trial of doxycycline for lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Eur Respir J. 2013 Dec 5.

Navaratnam V, Fogarty AW, McKeever T, Thompson N, Jenkins G, Johnson SR, Dolan G, Kumaran M, Pointon K, Hubbard RB. Presence of a prothrombotic state in people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a population-based case-control study. Thorax. 2013.

Socci L, Kumaran M, Malik M, Martin-Ucar AE. The left thoracotomy approach for excision of distal tracheal carcinoma in the presence of right-sided aorta. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Apr;16(4):560-2.

Zia Z, Bashir O, Ramjas GE, Kumaran M, Pollock JG, Pointon K. Intercostal lung hernia: radiographic and MDCT findings. Clin Radiol. 2013 Jul;68(7):e412-7. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2012.11.024.

Complicated sore throat – lamierre’s syndrome” – case report – RCR case of the month – Published September 2011.

Kirk JE, Kumaran M. Lymphangitis carcinomatosa as an unusual presentation of renal cell carcinoma: a case report. J Med Case Rep. 2008 Jan 24;2:19.

Chatora GT, Kumaran M. Giant colonic pseudo-diverticula importance of, and aids to radiological diagnosis: a case series. Cases J. 2009 Dec 11;2:9314.

Tom Turmezei, Greg Ramjas, Maruti Kumaran (2010) Extrahepatic bile duct duplication with choledocholithiasis in an accessory left bile duct draining into the antrum of the stomach: A case report,
e21-e25. In European Journal of Radiology Extra 75 (1).

Kumaran M, Benamore RE, Vaidhyanath R, Muller S, Richards CJ, Peake MD, Entwisle JJ. Ultrasound guided cytological aspiration of supraclavicular lymph nodes in patients with suspected lung cancer. Thorax. 2005 Mar;60(3):229-33.


P109, Thorax 2012. Circulatimg MMP activity and Lung remodeling in LAM, JL Cane, WY Chang, R Gallagher, V Gontu, M Kumaran, SR Johnson, Div of Therapeutics and Molecular Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

Ultrasound guided FNA of supra-clavicular nodes in the staging of Lung Cancer. This has been presented as posters at the annual BTS meeting, the Thoracic Oncology Group Annual Meeting at Dublin 2004 and the European Congress of Radiology 2004.

CT Renal angiography in renal vessel assessment in transplant donors. Presented at the annual research presentation 2002, Leicester.

Accuracy of Radiographer reporting of CT head scans. Poster presentation in September 2002, Annual RCR meeting. Presented at the annual research presentation 2003, Leicester and won the runner up prize for best presentation. Presented at Pilgrim Hospitals, Boston on 17the July 2003. 


Co-author, Ultrasound of the Chest with Dr William Kinnear.

Co-author, Chest X-Ray Made Easy with Dr Jonathan Corne.