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Research & Reviews  179 results

Catheterization of PICC through a superficial femoral vein for patients with superior v...
The Journal of Vascular Access; Xiao W, Lin Q et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - We herein demonstrate the efficacy of PICC placement through a superficial femoral vein in patients with superior vena cava syndrome using ultrasound guidance and electrocardiographic localization. The treatment of PICC disconnection was also disc...

Open repair of Superior Vena Cava Syndrome with High Intracranial Pressures using an 'Y...
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Mistirian AA, Balmforth DC et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - We present the case of a young patient with benign superior vena cava (SVC) syndrome resulting from a complex autoimmune disease. Initial attempts of endovascular repair were unsuccessful. Subsequently, an open bypass of both innominate veins was ...

Clinical analysis of 48 cases of malignant superior vena cava syndrome.
World Journal of Surgical Oncology; Sun M, Chen X et. al.

Jun 25th, 2021 - In recent decades it has become increasingly clear that induction of autophagy plays an important role in the development of treatment resistance and dormancy in many cancer types. Unfortunately, chloroquine (CQ) and hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), two ...

Patient with respiratory distress, facial oedema and refractory hypokalaemia.
BMJ Case Reports; Senarathne UD, Dayanath BKTP et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Small cell lung carcinoma, when associated with co-occurrence of complications such as paraneoplastic syndrome and superior vena cava syndrome, poses a greater management challenge to the clinical team. We report a 56-year-old man who was eventual...

Pacemaker-Associated Superior Vena Cava Syndrome.
The New England Journal of Medicine; Miller A, Schneider J

Apr 29th, 2021 - Pacemaker-Associated Superior Vena Cava Syndrome.|2021|Miller A,Schneider J,|adverse effects,diagnosis,etiology,diagnostic imaging,

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News  10 results

Diagnosis and Management of Aggressive B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Jul 10th, 2018 - Primary Mediastinal Large B-Cell Lymphoma Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma (PMBCL) is a form of DLBCL arising in the mediastinum from the thymic B cell. It is an uncommon entity and has clinical and pathologic features distinct from syste.

David Henry's JCSO podcast, November 2014
Dr. David Henry

Nov 30th, 2014 - Among the items featured in Dr David Henry’s monthly podcast for The Journal of Community and Supportive Oncology, are reports on congestive heart failure during induction with anthracycline-based therapy in patients with acute promyelocytic leuke.

Superior vena cava syndrome as an initial presentation of low-grade follicular lymphoma
Shakira Grant et al

Nov 17th, 2014 - Superior vena cava (SVC) syndrome refers to a constellation of symptoms produced by the obstruction of blood flow through the SVC, resulting in symptoms of dyspnea, facial and upper-extremity edema, cough, chest pain, and dysphagia. 1 Malignancies.

Study identified predictors of ICU survival in lung cancer patients
Amy Karon

Aug 15th, 2014 - Intensive care units can provide meaningful survival for patients with lung cancer who have good performance status and nonrecurrent disease, even if they have severe complications such as sepsis or multiple organ failure, authors of a multicenter.

Superior vena cava syndrome
Khaldoon Shaheen, MD, M. Chadi Alraies, MD, FACP

Jun 1st, 2012 - A 60-year-old man presented with progressive swelling of his face and neck, which had begun 2 weeks earlier. He denied any headache, lightheadedness, blurry vision, syncope, or change in his cognitive or memory function.

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