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Research & Reviews  3,050 results

Functional and psychosocial quality of life in gynecologic Cancer survivors with and wi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2023.01.019
Gynecologic Oncology; Koehler L, Penz LE et. al.

Feb 5th, 2023 - The goal of this study was to compare function, quality of life, body image and distress levels between gynecologic cancer survivors with and without lymphedema symptoms as well as to determine how many individuals received rehabilitation treatmen...

Topical Captopril: A Promising Treatment for Secondary Lymphedema.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trsl.2023.01.005
Translational Research : the Journal of Laboratory and Cl... Brown S, Nores GDG et. al.

Feb 4th, 2023 - Transforming growth factor-beta 1 (TGF-β1)-mediated tissue fibrosis is an important regulator of lymphatic dysfunction in secondary lymphedema. However, TGF-β1 targeting can cause toxicity and autoimmune complications, limiting clinical utility. A...

Natural History Study of GATA2 Deficiency and Related Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01905826

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Mutations in GATA2, a critical hematopoietic transcription factor, underlie a complex congenital disorder characterized by immunodeficiency, bone marrow failure, and lymphatic/vascular dysfunction. Patients with GATA2 deficiency may suffer from a ...

Characterization of the Pathogenesis of Primary and Secondary Lymphatic Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02156115

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Disorders of lymphatic function are associated with multiple presentations, the most common of which is lymphedema, a chronic swelling of the extremities, due to impaired lymphatic drainage. It can cause disability and a predisposition to infectio...

Efficacy of Vascularized Submental Lymph Node Transfer Combined With Preoperative Decon...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000010046
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; De Santis G, Saxena B et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Filarial lymphedema (FLE) is the commonest cause of secondary lymphedema with endemic prevalence in developing countries. This has been traditionally managed with antibiotics and decongestive therapy (DCT) in early-stage or excisional surgery at l...

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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  30 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  506 results

Natural History Study of GATA2 Deficiency and Related Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01905826

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Mutations in GATA2, a critical hematopoietic transcription factor, underlie a complex congenital disorder characterized by immunodeficiency, bone marrow failure, and lymphatic/vascular dysfunction. Patients with GATA2 deficiency may suffer from a ...

Characterization of the Pathogenesis of Primary and Secondary Lymphatic Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02156115

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Disorders of lymphatic function are associated with multiple presentations, the most common of which is lymphedema, a chronic swelling of the extremities, due to impaired lymphatic drainage. It can cause disability and a predisposition to infectio...

Utilizing Novel Information Technology to Promote Exercise and Well-Being in Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03778658

Feb 2nd, 2023 - Adolescents and young adults (AYAs) with cancer comprise a unique population within the larger cancer community. This is primarily due to distinct differences in disease biology compared to older and younger patients, as well as their unique psych...

Physical Rehabilitation Evaluation and Optimal Physical Therapy (PRE-OPT)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04225572

Feb 1st, 2023 - Phase 1: The investigators will conduct a prospective study to quantify the association between axillary web syndrome (AWS) and metastatic disease and chronic morbidities such as lymphedema, shoulder dysfunction, and pain comparing women (i) with ...

Effect of Physical Therapy on Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02015897

Jan 31st, 2023 - Physical therapy treatment of patients with lymphoedema includes treatment based on the principles of 'Complete Decongestive Therapy' (CDT). CDT consists of following components; skin care, manual lymphatic drainage, bandaging and exercises. Regar...

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News  322 results

Is the American Venous Forum consensus statement on lymphedema helpful?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/260971/pain/american-venous-forum-consensus-statement-lymphedema-helpful
MDedge Family Medicine; Linda Girgis, MD

Feb 1st, 2023 - Most doctors in primary care would agree that lymphedema is a difficult and frustrating disorder to treat. Despite treatments, patients still continue to suffer with symptoms such as pain and leg heaviness, and get only mild improvement.

Oral Propranolol Used as Adjunct Therapy in Cutaneous Angiosarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/260483/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/oral-propranolol-used-adjunct-therapy-cutaneous
Emily Nyers, MD, David M. Perry, MD, PhD et. al.

Jan 5th, 2023 - To the Editor: Angiosarcoma is a malignancy of the vascular endothelium that most commonly presents on the skin. 1 Patients diagnosed with cutaneous angiosarcoma, which is a rare and aggressive malignancy, have a 5-year survival rate of approximate.

Rapidly Growing Nodule Within a Previously Radiated Area of the Scalp
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/260441/dermatopathology/rapidly-growing-nodule-within-previously-radiated-area
Anthony Thompson, BS, Alexzandra Mattia, BS et. al.

Jan 3rd, 2023 - The Diagnosis: Pseudoangiomatous Squamous Cell Carcinoma Pseudoangiomatous squamous cell carcinoma (PSCC), a variant of acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), is a rare epithelial neoplasm that can mimic angiosarcoma. 1 Clinically, PSCC presen.

Most women with breast cancer elude serious COVID-19 vaccine side effects
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/260206/metastatic-breast-cancer/most-women-breast-cancer-elude-serious
Jim Kling

Dec 16th, 2022 - Findings from the LymphVAX study recently presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium show that relatively few women with breast cancer who are at risk for lymphedema develop lymph node swelling after receiving an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine. L.

Xevinapant Plus Chemoradiotherapy Improves OS in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/xevinapant-plus-chemoradiotherapy-improves-os-in-locally-advanced-head-and-neck-cancer

Oct 21st, 2022 - Xevinapant plus chemoradiotherapy more than halved the risk of death vs placebo plus chemoradiotherapy without increasing toxicity in patients with unresectable, locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC), according to 5-year f...

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Patient Education  27 results see all →