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Research & Reviews  2,061 results

Impact of Magnetic Resonance Lymphography on Lymphaticolvenular Anastomosis for Lower-L...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1731638
Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery; Yasunaga Y, Kinjo Y et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Although several investigations have described the safety, utility, and precision of magnetic resonance lymphography (MRL) as a preoperative examination for lymphaticovenular anastomosis (LVA), it is unclear how much MRL assistance impacts LVA res...

A Role for Ultrasonography in the Diagnostic Evaluation of Lymphedema.
https://doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2021.29109.sr
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Rockson SG

Jul 31st, 2021 - A Role for Ultrasonography in the Diagnostic Evaluation of Lymphedema.|2021|Rockson SG,|

Weight loss does not decrease risk of breast cancer-related arm lymphedema.
https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.33819
Cancer Roberts SA, Gillespie TC et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - The goal of this study was to determine the relationship between postoperative weight change and breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL). In this cohort study, 1161 women underwent unilateral breast surgery for breast cancer from 2005 to 2020 and ...

Refractive Amblyopia Secondary to Astigmatism in Pediatric Patients With Distichiasis.
https://doi.org/10.3928/01913913-20210413-01
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus; Ackerman IM, Kodsi SR

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Distichiasis is the presence of accessory eyelashes emerging from the meibomian gland orifices. It may occur as an isolated abnormality or in conjunction with other ocular and systemic defects. Lymphedema-distichiasis syndrome (LDS) is an autosoma...

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Guidelines  6 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 12th, 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 26th, 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/s10434-017-5982-4
Annals of Surgical Oncology; McLaughlin SA, Staley AC et. al.

Aug 3rd, 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...

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 3rd, 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,...

IUA-ISVI consensus for diagnosis guideline of chronic lymphedema of the limbs.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24699525
International Angiology : a Journal of the International ... Lee BB, Antignani PL et. al.

Apr 5th, 2014 - IUA-ISVI consensus for diagnosis guideline of chronic lymphedema of the limbs.|2014|Lee BB,Antignani PL,Baroncelli TA,Boccardo FM,Brorson H,|diagnosis,

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Drugs  25 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  125 results

Measuring Skin Elasticity in Lymphedema Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03313999

Apr 28th, 2020 - This protocol will utilize the lymphedema indentometer, or durometer (a novel, noninvasive piece of equipment that measures skin elasticity), to better characterize disease progression in patients with lymphedema. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Cen...

International Lymphatic Disease and Lymphedema Registry
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01336790

Apr 15th, 2020 - This project represents the inauguration of an International Patient Registry for Lymphatic Diseases. This project will be completed through an affiliation with the Lymphatic Education & Research Network, a non-profit organization whose mission is...

Compression Bandages in Upper Limb Lymphedema
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03250364

Apr 7th, 2020 - Despite different types of bandages are using in the lymphedema treatment, numerous of them have not been directly compared. The aim of this study is to compare the efficacy of five different kinds of bandages on limb volume and lymphedema-related...

A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Feasibility and Potential Effectiveness of the Flexitouch System Head and Neck Treatment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03332160

Mar 11th, 2020 - This study is an open-label, multi-site, stratified randomized, wait list control, pilot study. The study will be conducted at up to 2 sites in the United States and enroll 40 subjects with a diagnosis of head and neck lymphedema following treatme...

Establishing Lymphedema and Fibrosis Measures in Oral Cancer Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02412241

Mar 4th, 2020 - The goal of this proposed study is to establish a valid, clinically useful measurement battery for head and neck LEF by achieving these specific aims: Aim 1: To determine the reliability and validity of the patient-reported outcome measure (LSIDS-...

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News  149 results

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

Nov 19th, 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...

Compression Therapy Cuts Cellulitis Risk in Chronic Leg Edema
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935845

Aug 17th, 2020 - For patients with chronic leg edema and recurrent cellulitis, risk for future cellulitis is reduced by 77% by wearing compression stockings or wraps, researchers report. The effect was so striking that the randomized controlled trial was stopped e...

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 18th, 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...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →