Anatomy – Research & Publications



  1. Gugapriya T.S, Rajasekaran N. July 2007.  Coexisting muscular, vascular & neural variation of a single upper extremity- A case Report. Journal APSA; vol1.1:5-8
  2. Swayamjothi, GugapriyaT.S. July 2007. Abnormal course of maxillary artery. Journal APSA; vol.1.1:13-14
  3. Gnanavel Raja.C., Parkash Chand., Vishnu Bhat.B., Ramachandra Rao K., Rajech.B., Anthropometric measurements in Down’s syndrome children during preschool period. Part I. Curr. Peadiatr Res 2007; 11(1&2); 17-20.
  4. Gnanavel Raja.C., Parkash Chand., Vishnu Bhat.B., Ramachandra Rao K., Rajech.B., Anthropometric measurements in Down’s syndrome children during preschool period. Part II. Curr. Peadiatr Res 2007; 11(1&2); 21-24.


  1. Gugapriya T.S, Kalavathy T.R. September 2009.Single umbilical artery- Simple Marker of fetal anomalies-A case Report. Anatomical Adjuncts; vol 5, No 3:17-20


  1. T.S.GUGAPRIYA Morphology of flexor digitorum brevis muscle in northern Tamilnadu region an anatomical study with phylogenetic perspective .National journal of clinical Anatomy July 2012 vol-1(3) page no 129-132
  2. Umapathy Sembian, Kamala.E, Muhil.M, Nalina Kumari.S.D. Study Of Variations In The Formation Of Superficial Palmar Arch In The Rural Population Of Southern Tamilnadu IJARS/2012/4345:0007
  3. Umapathy Sembian, Muhil. M, Srimathi.T, Muthukumar.T, Nalina Kumari.S.D A Study Of Sexual Dimorphism In Femora Of Rural Population Of South Tamilnadu, India.  JCDR/2012/3675:2027
  4. Umapathy Sembian, Srimathi T., Muhil M., Nalinakumari S.D., Thirumalaikolundusubramaniana Study Of The Accessory Muscles In The Flexor Compartment Of The Forearm. JCDR/2012/4144:2114
  5. Umapathy Sembian, Muhil M, Nalina Kumari S D.A Study Of Coracoclavicular Joint In South Indian Population.National Journal Of Clinical Anatomy, 2012; 1(2):81-85


  1. Dr.Sabitasingh, Dr.Gugapriya Micro anatomical analysis of hypertensive placenta – a retrospective case control study,NJCA. 2013; 2(1): 5-10
  2. KARUNAKARAN, ILAVENIL., DHINGRA, R., & DHAR, P. (2013). Accessory digastric and mylohyoid muscles–a case report. Int J Anat Var (IJAV), 6, 179-181.


  1. T.S. Gugapriya, S. Karthick, B. Nagarjuna. A Prospective Study of Variability in Glycemic Control during Different Phases of the Menstrual Cycle in Type 2 Diabetic.Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2014 Apr, Vol-8(4): CC01-CC04
  2. Gnanavelraja C., Senthilnathan V., Vijayakumar M., Rajajeyakumar M., ThirumalaiKolundu SubramaniamStatus of the Uncinate process in patients with sinusitis in a south Indian population- CT scan assisted anatomical and clinical study.2014;1(6):246-48
  3. Gnanavelraja C,Senthilnathan V,Vijayakumar M,Ramesh M,Rajajeyakumar M, Thirumalai Kolundu Subramanian P, Ismail M. Anatomical variations in the superior attachment of uncinate process and its association with frontal sinusitis.2014;1(8):399-401
  4. Gnanavelraja C. PRIMARY MAXILLARY SINUS OSTIUM- A CADAVERIC STUDY. Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare.2014;1(8):569-573.
  5. Rajajeya kumar M, Gnanavelraja C, Elandevan CK, Angel J, Janitha A, et al (2014) Correlation of Anthropometric Parameters with Different Neuro Cognitive Style Barriers among Health Care Students-A Preliminary Study. J Psychol Psychother 4:163. doi: 10.4172/2161-0487.1000163
  6. Vinay Kumar N, Gugapriya TS, Guru AT, Nalinakumari SD.A computerized tomographic study of height of ethmoidal skull base.Int J Clin Trials 2014; 1:37-40.
  7. N.Vinay Kumar, T. S. GugaPriya, S. D. NalinaKumari. Anomalous Unfused pancreatic duct pattern.Int J Anat Res 2014;2(1):279-82.
  8. Sabita Singh, T S Gugapriya A cross sectional morphometric study of hypertensive with normal placentae and its correlation with fetal outcome. Int J Anat Res 2014;2(2):437-42.
  9. Subhashini K, Nalina kumari S.D. physical feature investigation of the radial nerve.Int.j.clin.surg  adv 2014;2(2):126-134.


  1. S. D. Nalinakumari, N. Vinay Kumar, S. Sasi Kumar, T. S. Gugapriya. ”Morpho-Histological Study of Myocardial Bridges of Cadaveric Hearts”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 7, February 16, 2015; Page: 851-858.
  2. R. Santhana Lakshmi, T. S. Gugapriya, N. Vinay Kumar, Arun T. Guru. ”Positional Variation of Optic Nerve in Relation to Sphenoid Sinuses and its association with Pneumatisation of Anterior Clinoid Process: A Radiological Study”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 32, August 10, 2015; Page: 4719-4728.
  3. Gugapriya TS, Vinay Kumar N and Nalina Kumari SD, A morphological study of wormian bones and palate in metopic skulls.2015 World J. Biol. Med. Science ;Volume 2 (2), 25-34
  4. E.Kamala, N.Vinaykumar, Kavin raj, T.S.Gugapriya, Senthil Raj kumar.”A morphology of air cells in the middle turbinate and its relationship with sinusitis and deviated nasal septum: Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume2, Issue 8, February 23, 2015; page: 976-982.
  5. N.Vinay Kumar, Kamala E, T. S. GugaPriya, S. D. NalinaKumari. A study of Uncinate process of ethmoid bone. International Journal of Anatomy and Research 2015; 3(1): 917-921.
  6. Ilavenil K, Guru AT, Gugapriya TS, Nalinakumari SD. Maxillary Sinus Septation: A Radiological Study. Int J Sci  Stud 2015;3(2):101-104.
  7. Ms.K.Subashini., Ms.D.Sunmathi., Dr.S.D.Nalinakumari. Prevalence of overweight and obesity among private and government school children. International Journal of Advanced Engineering and Science. Vol.4.No.2.,2015


  1. Kumar NV, Gugapriya TS, Guru AT, Nalina Kumari SD. Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome. Int J App Basic Med Res 2016 ; 6:57-9
  2. Gugapriya TS. Vinaykumar N., Arun T Guru., Nalinakumari SD. An anatomo – Imagistic study of intersphenoidal sinus septum. International journal of Anatomy and research 2016; 4(1):2015-2020.
  3. E. Kamala, U. Vijaya Shanmugam, T. S. Gugapriya, N. Vinay kumar. A Computerized Tomographic Study Of Morphology And Pneumatization Of Crista Galli. Int J Anat Res 2016;4(2):2429-2433. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2016.227
  4. Narasimmal, S., Karunakaran, I., Shanmugam, S., Subashini, K., & Nalinakumari, S. (2017). Body mass index status and accuracy of individual weight status perception among college going students in South India. International Journal Of Community Medicine And Public Health, 3(6), 1559-1563


  1. Karunakaran, I., Thirumalaikolundusubramanian, P. and Nalinakumari, S. D. (2017), A preliminary survey of professionalism teaching practices in anatomy education among Indian Medical Colleges. American Association of Anatomists. doi:10.1002/ase.1679


  • S.D.Nalainakumari-Profeesor and Head
  1. ACT evaluative study of pneumatisation of paranasal air sinuses and its association with mastoid air cells aeration.
  2. An anatomical study of pattern of distribution of juncturae tendinum of hand.


  • C. Gnanavelraja – Associate Professor
  1. 1. Anatomy and its variants of Osteomeatal complex in cadaveric specimen.
  2. Frontal recess anatomy in patients with frontal sinusitis – A retrospective radiological study.
  3. Identification of Different Body Postures in Stance: Correlate with Personality Trait- A Cross Sectional Study.
  4. The relationship between parenting styles and academic achievement of school going children – A Questionnaire study


  • Umapathy sembian– Associate Professor
  1. A study to ascertain the effects of blood pressure after using toothpaste containing salt.
  2. A study to assess the KAP of Ethics amongst medical professionals



  • E.Kamal– Associate Professor
  1. Does respect to cadaver influence the body donation practice among medical students?
  2. Dimensions of storage tanks and the impediment of retrieving cadavers for dissection classes in Anatomy – a multicentric study.


  • K.Subsshini – Tutor
  1. Attitiude towards cadaver dissection amongst south Indian medical students.
  2. A computerized tomographic study of pneumatisation of lateral recess of sphenoid sinus.


  • P.Sankar Ganesh – Postgraduate (2ndyear)
  1. Immunohistochemistry of matrix metalloproteinase expression in chronologically heterogeneous knee articular cartilage & meniscus.
  2. Radiomorphological study of trochlea & sulucs angle of knee joints.
  3. An analysis of thoracolumbar vertebral pedicle morphology with dimensions of commercially available pedicle instrumentation.


  • M.Rajesh Kumar – Postgraduate (2ndyear)
  1. Immunohistochemistry of tissue expression of matrix metalloproteinase in fetal and adult cornea.
  2. A magnetic resonance study of synovial plica in knee joint.
  3. Radiological study of AHEA (acromio humeral edge angle) and sourcil sign .