Rajendra Singh Jain, MD, DM (Neurology)

Senior Professor and Unit Head
Department of Neurology
SMS Medical College Hospital
Jaipur, Rajasthan, India



• (1981) MBBS University of Rajasthan
• (1986) MD University of Rajasthan
• (1990) DM (Neurology) University of Bombay

Research Interest

His research interests include: Epilepsy, Stroke and Tropical Neurology.

Scientific Activities


GOLD MEDALS (1st four awards)

• Shri Mali Ram Pooran Mal Rawat Gold Medal for securing highest marks & honours in Anatomy in first MBBS examination
• P.M. Nahatas Memorial Gold Medal for securing highest marks in Physiology in first MBBS examination
• Smt. Kamla Ranka Memorial Gold Medal for securing highest marks in aggregate in first MBBS examination
• Acharya Shri Salik Ram Dass Rewasa Memorial Gold Medal for securing second position in aggregate of first, second & final MBBS examination
• Merit Certificate-University of Rajasthan
• Post Graduate Merit Scholarship- University of Bombay
• National Level Award-Best Poster Presentation Award in IXth Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Neurology, New Delhi
• Awarded “CHIKITSA VIBHUSHAN” by Indian Medical Association, Jaipur branch on Doctors Day
• Awarded first ever Times Wellness Rajasthan Health Award 2013 for “Best Doctor in Neurology in Rajasthan”
• Honoured with State Award by Hon. Chief Minister, Rajasthan on 15th August, 2013
• Raja Pajvan Dev Award by Her Highness Padmini Devi Ji in Sawai Jaipur Alankaran Samaroh 2014


• Indian Medical Association (IMA)
• Association of Physicians of India (API)
• Neurological Society of India (NSI)
• Indian Academy of Neurology (IAN)
• British Medical Journal (BMJ)
• American Academy of Neurology (AAN)


1. Jain RS. Initial bi-ventricular performance following acute M.I. and in-hospital morbidity and mortality. Ind J Nucl Med. 1987; 2: 73-76.
2. Jain RS, Mathur D, Mehta SR, Khandelwal PD. Multigated radionuclide ventriculography during in-hospital phase of acute myocardial infarction. JAPI. 1989; 37: 575-577.
3. Jain RS. Caphagraine-an indigenous drug in prophylactic treatment of migraine. The Medicine and Surgery. 1989; 29 : 9-12.
4. Jain RS. HHE Syndrome-Imaging Diagnosis. J Applied Med. 1990; 977.
5. Jain RS. Paraplegia in Eales disesase. The Ind Practitioner XLIII. 1990; 1123-1125.
6. Jain RS. Flunarizine in the prophylaxis of migraine. The Ind Practitioner XLIV. 1991; 383-386.
7. Jain RS. Treating epilepsy-an internists approach. Current Medical Trends. 1: 47-49, 1997.
8. Jain RS. Ross syndrome-Report of 2 cases. The Ind Practitioner. 50 : 909-10, 1997.
9. Panagariya A, Jain RS, Sharma AK. Stroke like presentation of Creutzfeldt Jakob disease: an unusual variant. JAPI. 1999; 47 : 548-550.
10. Jain RS. Neurosarcoidosis : Reviews in Neurology- IAN 2001.
11. Jain RS. Herpes simplex encephalitis in North West India. Neurol India. 49 : 360-65, 2001.
12. Jain RS. Primary CNS Lymphoma : Reviews in Neurology- IAN. 2002.
13. Jain RS. Langerhans cell histiocytosis presenting as adult onset epilepsy. IJCP. 2003; 57 : 739-741. (INTERNATIONAL).
14. Jain RS. A spinal neurenteric cyst presenting as burning feet syndrome. IJCP. 2003; 57 : 846-847. (INTERNATIONAL).
15. Jain RS. Eales Disease with Neurological Manifestations. JAPI. 2004; 52 : 342, 2004.
16. Jain RS. Neurosyphilis and HIV seropositivity. JIMA. 2004; 102 : 108, 2004.
17. Jain RS. Neurotuberculosis. Dots Up Date. 2007; 10: 9-11.
18. Jain RS, Sannegowda RB, Agrawal A, Hemrajani D, Jain R, Mathur T. Hot cross bun sign in a case of cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis: a rare neuroimaging observation. BMJ Case Rep . 2013. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1136/bcr-2012-006641
19. Jain RS, Sannegowda RB, Jain R, Mathur T. Erdheim-Chester disease with isolated craniocerebral involvement. BMJ Case Rep. 2013. (INTERNATIONAL). doi: 10.1136/bcr-2012-006823
20. Sannegowda RB, Srivastava T, Jain RS, Mathur T, Jain R. Brainstem transient ischemic attacks due to compression of pons from a persistent primitive trigeminal artery. Neurol India. 2013; 61(3): 321-322. doi:10.4103/0028-3886.115087
21. Jain RS, Prakash S, Mathur T, Handa R, Nagpal K. Calvarial tuberculosis with intracranial tuberculomas: a rare association. JNR. 2013; 3(3- 4): 130-132. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.4021/jnr210w
22. Jain RS, Handa R, Nagpal K. Reversible dementia as presenting manifestation of race mose neurocysticercosis. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2013: 3: 452-453.
23. Jain RS. A rare presentation of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis with acute fulminant course and A typical radiological features. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2013; 16 (4): 732-733.
24. Jain RS, Jain R, Mathur T, Raghavendra BS. Moyamoya disease with exaggerated startle response: a rare co-occurrence. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2013; 16(4):733-734. doi:10.4103/0972-2327.120439
25. Jain RS, Nagpal K, Vyas A. Challenges in the diagnosis of a case of acute intermittent porphyria in India. J Postgrad Med. 2013; 59(4): 338-339. doi: 10.4103/0022-3859.123185
26. Jain RS, Prakash S, Raghavendra BS, Handa R, Nagpal K. Cyclic mood disorder heralding adult-onset autosomal dominant leucodystrophy: A clinical masquerader. Asian J Psychiatry. 2013. (INTERNATIONAL) . doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2013.11.004
27. Jain RS, Gupta PK, Handa R, Nagpal K, Prakash S, Agrawal R. Vertebro-Basilar territory Ischemic Stroke following electrical injury: A delayed sequel. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2013.12.023
28. Jain RS, Gupta PK, Handa R, Nagpal K, Prakash S. Acute Hypokalemic Quadriparesis: An atypical Neurological manifestation of Dengue virus. J Neurovirol. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1007/s13365-014-0232-z
29. Jain RS, Gupta PK, Handa R, Nagpal K. Albrights hereditary dystrophy: brain stones. BMJ Case Rep . 2014. doi:10.1136/bcr-2013- 203369. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1136/bcr-2013-203369.
30. Jain RS, Gupta PK, Handa R, Nagpal K, Prakash S, Agrawal R. Recurrent Spontaneous Spinal Epidural Hematoma leading to compressive Myelopathy. Am J Emerg Med. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2013.12.061
31. Jain RS, Mathur T, Srivastava T, Jain R, Sannegowda RB. Mycotic aneurysms of the intracranial and peripheral circulation: a rare complication of bacterial endocarditis. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. doi:10.4103/0972-2327.128560
32. Jain RS, Handa R, Vyas A, Prakash S, Nagpal K. Clinically isolated syndrome presenting as paroxysmal dysarthria: a rare but typical presentation. Neurol Sci. (INTERNATIONAL. doi:10.1007/s10072-014-1723-7
33. Jain RS, Handa R, Prakash S, Nagpal K. Clinicoradiological improvement of intracranial tubercular abscess with medical management alone. BMJ Case Rep. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1136/bcr-2013-203497
34. Srivastava T, Sannegowda RB, Satija V, Jain RS, Tejwani S, Mathur T. Primary intraventricular hemorrhage: clinical features, risk factors, etiology, and yield of diagnostic cerebral angiography. Neurol India. 2014; 62: 144-148. doi:10.4103/0028-3886.132333.
35. Srivastava T, Sannegowda RB, Mittal RS, Jain RS, Tejwani S, Jain R. An institutional experience of 26 patients with Moyamoya disease: A study from Northwest India. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2014; 17: 182-186. doi:10.4103/0972-2327.132623
36. Jain RS, Jain R, Mathur T, et al. Hereditary Amyloid Polyneuropathy in a Family from North West India: Phenotypic, MRI and Pathologic study. JAPI. 2014; 62: 538-541.
37. Prakash S. SUNCT: the rarest primary headache in Indian perspective. Austin J of Clin Case Rep. 2014; 1(2): 3. (INTERNATIONAL)
38. Jain RS. Wrist Clonus and Oculomotor Apraxia in Corticobasal Degeneration. Austin J.of Clin Case Rep. 2014; 1(3): 1. (INTERNATIONAL)
39. Jain RS, Handa R, Vyas A, et al. Cysticercotic encephalitis: A life threatening form of neurocysticercosis. Am J Emerg Med. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2014.04.048
40. Jain RS, Jain R, Prakash S, Nagpal K, Handa R. Acute psychosis presenting as a sole manifestation of left atrial myxoma: A new paradigm. Am J Emerg Med. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2014.05.006
41. Jain RS, Prakash S, Nagpal K, Kumar S, Handa R Purple glove syndrome occurring after oral administration of phenytoin in therapeutic doses: mechanism still a dilemma. Am J Emerg Med. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2014.05.039
42. Jain RS, Handa R, Srivastava T, et al. Intramedullary Craniovertebral junction Tuberculoma: An uncommon location of a common disease. J Infect Public Health. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1016/j.jiph.2014.04.006
43. Jain RS, Nagpal K, Tejwani S. Hot Cross Bun and Inverse Trident Sign in Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy with HIV Seropositivity. Neurol India. 2014; 62: 341-342. doi:10.4103/0028-3886.137032.
44. Jain RS, Sannegowda RB, Jain R, Prakash S.Reverse Hot Cross Bun, Mercedes Benz, Face of the Giant Panda and Her Cub Signs with Pontine Infarcts: A Radiological Pandora. BMJ Case Rep. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1136/bcr-2013-203447
45. Jain RS. Paralytic rabies or Post vaccination myelitis:a diagnostic dilemma. Am J Emerg Med.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2014.09.026. (INTERNATIONAL)
46. Jain RS, Agrawal R, Srivastava T, Kumar S, Gupta PK, Kookna JC. Aggressive vertebral hemangioma in the postpartum period: an eye-opener. OMCR. 2014 (7): 122-124. (INTERNATIONAL) doi:10.1093/omcr/omu048
47. Jain RS, Kumar S, Aggarwal R, Kookna JC. Acute aseptic meningitis due to intravenous immunoglobulin therapy in Guillain-Barré syndrome. OMCR. 2014. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.1093/omcr/omu051
48. Jain RS. Ocular cysticercosis causing isolated ptosis:A rare presentation. Ann Trop Med & Public Health. (INTERNATIONAL). doi:10.4103/1755-6783.146457