Siraya Jaijakul, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Areas Of Expertise

Infectious diseases Bone infections
Publications

The clinical significance of neutrophilic pleocytosis in cerebrospinal fluid in patients with viral central nervous system infections
Jaijakul, S, Salazar, L, Wootton, SH, Aguilera, E & Hasbun, R 2017, International Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 59, pp. 77-81. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2017.04.010

Reply to 'why should we monitor (1-3)-ß-D-glucan levels during invasive candidiasis? just ask your ophthalmologist!'
Jaijakul, S & Ostrosky-Zeichner, L 2013, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 51, no. 5, pp. 1647. DOI: 10.1128/JCM.03258-12

Reply to chow and hurley
Jaijakul, S & Ostrosky-Zeichner, L 2013, Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 56, no. 3, pp. 466-467. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis906

Toscana meningoencephalitis: A comparison to other viral central nervous system infections
Jaijakul, S, Arias, CA, Hossain, M, Arduino, RC, Wootton, SH & Hasbun, R 2012, Journal of Clinical Virology, vol. 55, no. 3, pp. 204-208. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcv.2012.07.007

(1,3)-ß-D-glucan as a prognostic marker of treatment response in invasive candidiasis
Jaijakul, S, Vazquez, JA, Swanson, RN & Ostrosky-Zeichner, L 2012, Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 55, no. 4, pp. 521-526. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis456

Correlation of clinical outcomes with ß-glucan levels in patients with invasive candidiasis
Sims, CR, Jaijakul, S, Mohr, J, Rodriguez, J, Finkelman, M & Ostrosky-Zeichner, L 2012, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 50, no. 6, pp. 2104-2106. DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00773-12

Native valve endocarditis caused by Corynebacterium striatum with heterogeneous high-level daptomycin resistance: Collateral damage from daptomycin therapy?
Tran, TT, Jaijakul, S, Lewis, CT, Diaz, L, Panesso, D, Kaplan, HB, Murray, BE, Wanger, A & Arias, CA 2012, Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 3461-3464. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.00046-12

Multicentric hepatic EBV-associated smooth muscle tumors in an AIDS patient: A case report, investigation of mtor activation and review of the literature
Shen, Q, Feng, W, Long, MS, Duan, X, Jaijakul, S, Arias, CA, Brown, RE & Zhao, B 2011, International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Pathology, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 421-429.

Flinders Technology Associates (FTA) filter paper-based DNA extraction with Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) for detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii from respiratory specimens of immunocompromised patients
Nuchprayoon, S, Saksirisampant, W, Jaijakul, S & Nuchprayoon, I 2007, Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 382-386. DOI: 10.1002/jcla.20200

Pneumocystis jiroveci in HIV/AIDS patients: detection by FTA filter paper together with PCR in noninvasive induced sputum specimens.
Jaijakul, S, Saksirisampant, W, Prownebon, J, Yenthakam, S, Mungthin, M, Leelayoova, S & Nuchprayoon, S 2005, Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet., vol. 88 Suppl 4.