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ALLMedicine™ Lymphedema Center

Research & Reviews  5,325 results

Liposuction of Breast Cancer-Related Arm Lymphedema Reduces Fat and Muscle Hypertrophy.
https://doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2020.0120
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Karlsson T, Karlsson M et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Introduction: Adipose tissue deposition is a known consequence of lymphedema. A previous study showed that the affected arm in patients with nonpitting breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL) had a mean excess volume of 73% fat and 47% muscle. Thi...

Lymphedema quality of life questionnaire (LYMQOL): cross-cultural adaptation and valida...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2021.1890842
Disability and Rehabilitation; Monticone M, Ferriero G et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - There is growing interest in measures that assess upper-limb lymphedema after breast cancer. Since no validated Italian version of the Lymphedema Quality of Life Questionnaire for upper limbs (LYMQOL-UL) exists, we aimed to culturally adapt and va...

Lymphatic injury alters the contractility and mechanosensitivity of collecting lymphati...
https://doi.org/10.1113/JP281206
The Journal of Physiology; Mukherjee A, Nepiyushchikh Z et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - We present the first in vivo evidence that lymphatic contraction can entrain with an external oscillatory mechanical stimulus. Lymphatic injury can alter collecting lymphatic contractility, but not much is known about how its mechanosensitivity to...

Sexual Functions and Quality of Life in Patients Developing Lymphedema After Total Mast...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2020.0053
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Mülkoğlu C, Ayhan F et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Background: Sexual functions in women with lymphedema secondary to breast cancer surgery have not been investigated sufficiently. This study aimed to compare patients with and without lymphedema after total mastectomy in terms of emotional state, ...

Use of bioimpedance spectroscopy for prospective surveillance and early diagnosis of br...
https://doi.org/10.3233/BD-201008
Breast Disease; Forte AJ, Huayllani MT et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Bioimpedance spectroscopy has been suggested as a useful tool for early diagnosis of breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL). We aimed to describe the outcomes of published studies that evaluated bioimpedance analysis as a method for prospective s...

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Guidelines  13 results

Integrative Therapies During and After Breast Cancer Treatment: ASCO Endorsement of the...
https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2018.79.2721
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Lyman GH, Greenlee H et. al.

Jun 11th, 2018 - Purpose The Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) produced an evidence-based guideline on use of integrative therapies during and after breast cancer treatment that was determined to be relevant to the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)...

Diagnosis of Upper Quadrant Lymphedema Secondary to Cancer: Clinical Practice Guideline...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5803775
Physical Therapy; Levenhagen K, Davies C et. al.

Aug 25th, 2017 - The Oncology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) developed a clinical practice guideline to aid the clinician in diagnosing secondary upper quadrant cancer-related lymphedema. Following a systematic review of published stud...

Considerations for Clinicians in the Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Breast Can...
https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-5964-6
Annals of Surgical Oncology; McLaughlin SA, DeSnyder SM et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2017 - Considerations for Clinicians in the Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema, Recommendations from an Expert Panel: Part 2: Preventive and Therapeutic Options.|2017|McLaughlin SA,DeSnyder SM,Klimberg S,Alatriste M,...

Considerations for Clinicians in the Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Breast Can...
https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-5982-4
Annals of Surgical Oncology; McLaughlin SA, Staley AC et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2017 - Considerations for Clinicians in the Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema: Recommendations from a Multidisciplinary Expert ASBrS Panel : Part 1: Definitions, Assessments, Education, and Future Directions.|2017|M...

Bioimpedance Spectroscopy for Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema Assessment: Clinical Pra...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.12647
The Breast Journal; Shah C, Vicini FA et. al.

Aug 4th, 2016 - With improved breast cancer survivorship, lymphedema of the arm is a growing concern for many patients following treatment. Diagnosis and management of breast cancer related lymphedema (BCRL) is often delayed due to low sensitivity diagnostic tech...

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Drugs  49 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,615 results

Liposuction of Breast Cancer-Related Arm Lymphedema Reduces Fat and Muscle Hypertrophy.
https://doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2020.0120
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Karlsson T, Karlsson M et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Introduction: Adipose tissue deposition is a known consequence of lymphedema. A previous study showed that the affected arm in patients with nonpitting breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL) had a mean excess volume of 73% fat and 47% muscle. Thi...

Lymphedema quality of life questionnaire (LYMQOL): cross-cultural adaptation and valida...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2021.1890842
Disability and Rehabilitation; Monticone M, Ferriero G et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - There is growing interest in measures that assess upper-limb lymphedema after breast cancer. Since no validated Italian version of the Lymphedema Quality of Life Questionnaire for upper limbs (LYMQOL-UL) exists, we aimed to culturally adapt and va...

Lymphatic injury alters the contractility and mechanosensitivity of collecting lymphati...
https://doi.org/10.1113/JP281206
The Journal of Physiology; Mukherjee A, Nepiyushchikh Z et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - We present the first in vivo evidence that lymphatic contraction can entrain with an external oscillatory mechanical stimulus. Lymphatic injury can alter collecting lymphatic contractility, but not much is known about how its mechanosensitivity to...

Sexual Functions and Quality of Life in Patients Developing Lymphedema After Total Mast...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2020.0053
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Mülkoğlu C, Ayhan F et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Background: Sexual functions in women with lymphedema secondary to breast cancer surgery have not been investigated sufficiently. This study aimed to compare patients with and without lymphedema after total mastectomy in terms of emotional state, ...

Use of bioimpedance spectroscopy for prospective surveillance and early diagnosis of br...
https://doi.org/10.3233/BD-201008
Breast Disease; Forte AJ, Huayllani MT et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Bioimpedance spectroscopy has been suggested as a useful tool for early diagnosis of breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL). We aimed to describe the outcomes of published studies that evaluated bioimpedance analysis as a method for prospective s...

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News  217 results

Breast Density Helps Predict Cancer-Related Lymphedema Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941208

Nov 18th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with breast cancer who undergo axillary lymph node dissection, mammographic breast density is among factors associated with the risk of lymphedema, according to new research. "Currently, about a third of pat...

Angiosarcoma Imitating a Morpheaform Basal Cell Carcinoma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/218229/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/angiosarcoma-imitating-morpheaform-basal-cell?channel=44
Elizabeth Veasey, MD, Soon Bahrami, MD et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2020 - To the Editor: Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common of the nonmelanoma skin cancers and is a highly curable skin growth. 1,2 Conversely, angiosarcomas are aggressive vascular tumors of endothelial origin that classically appear as reddish.

First robot for supermicrosurgery, used for lymphedema
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/217552/breast-cancer/first-robot-supermicrosurgery-used-lymphedema?channel=27970
Veronica Hackethal, MD

Feb 19th, 2020 - The first trial of robot-assisted, high-precision supermicrosurgery in humans has shown that the technique was safe for treating breast cancer–related lymphedema. Although results were preliminary – only 20 patients participated, and a single high.

First Robot for Supermicrosurgery, Used for Lymphedema
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925346

Feb 17th, 2020 - The first trial of robot-assisted, high-precision supermicrosurgery in humans has shown that the technique is safe for treating breast cancer–related lymphedema. Although results are preliminary — only 20 patients participated, and a single highly...

Fast Five Quiz: Melanoma Treatment
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/919200_3

Jan 23rd, 2020 - Results from the second Multicenter Selective Lymphadenectomy Trial, which were published in 2017, confirmed that immediate CLND in patients with metastases found on SLNB increases the rate of regional disease control and provides prognostic infor...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →