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Research & Reviews  529 results

Lead-related superior vena cava syndrome: Management and outcomes.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2020.09.006
Heart Rhythm; Arora Y, Carrillo RG

Sep 13th, 2020 - Superior vena cava (SVC) syndrome includes the clinical sequalae of facial and bilateral upper extremity edema, dizziness, and occasional syncope. Historically, most cases have been associated with malignancy and treatment is palliative. However, ...

Successful venoplasty of superior vena cava stenosis in a patient with a total artifici...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14877
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Phancao A, El Banayosy A et. al.

Jul 19th, 2020 - With the limited number of available suitable donor hearts resulting in plateaued numbers of heart transplantations, short- and long-term mechanical circulatory support devices, including the implantation of total artificial hearts (TAHs) are moda...

Sigmoid megaesophagus with thoracic pseudotumor appearance.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radi.2020.06.018
Radiography (London, England : 1995); Shorbagi AI

Jul 15th, 2020 - A 61-year-old man presented with dysphagia, weight loss and shortness of breath. On examination, he had reduced lung sounds on the right, and obvious neck vein distention. Chest X-ray raised a suspicion of lung tumor with possible superior vena ca...

Thoracic duct-azygos vein anastomosis in an infant with superior vena cava syndrome and...
https://doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivaa090
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery; de Beco G, Van Winghem J et. al.

Jul 8th, 2020 - In this study, we describe an intrathoracic microsurgical lymphatico-venous anastomosis as an alternative surgical technique for the treatment of refractory chylothorax in an infant. This procedure allowed us to restore enteral nutrition within da...

Superior Vena Cava Syndrome Induced Collateral Circulation on 99mTc-Macroaggregated Alb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003127
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Kersting D, Guberina N et. al.

Jun 19th, 2020 - Perfusion lung scintigraphy using SPECT/CT is one mainstay in diagnosing pulmonary embolism. Although typically almost all tracer will be accumulated in the lung capillaries, occasionally abnormal uptake can be detected. As superior vena cava synd...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  529 results

Lead-related superior vena cava syndrome: Management and outcomes.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2020.09.006
Heart Rhythm; Arora Y, Carrillo RG

Sep 13th, 2020 - Superior vena cava (SVC) syndrome includes the clinical sequalae of facial and bilateral upper extremity edema, dizziness, and occasional syncope. Historically, most cases have been associated with malignancy and treatment is palliative. However, ...

Successful venoplasty of superior vena cava stenosis in a patient with a total artifici...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14877
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Phancao A, El Banayosy A et. al.

Jul 19th, 2020 - With the limited number of available suitable donor hearts resulting in plateaued numbers of heart transplantations, short- and long-term mechanical circulatory support devices, including the implantation of total artificial hearts (TAHs) are moda...

Sigmoid megaesophagus with thoracic pseudotumor appearance.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radi.2020.06.018
Radiography (London, England : 1995); Shorbagi AI

Jul 15th, 2020 - A 61-year-old man presented with dysphagia, weight loss and shortness of breath. On examination, he had reduced lung sounds on the right, and obvious neck vein distention. Chest X-ray raised a suspicion of lung tumor with possible superior vena ca...

Thoracic duct-azygos vein anastomosis in an infant with superior vena cava syndrome and...
https://doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivaa090
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery; de Beco G, Van Winghem J et. al.

Jul 8th, 2020 - In this study, we describe an intrathoracic microsurgical lymphatico-venous anastomosis as an alternative surgical technique for the treatment of refractory chylothorax in an infant. This procedure allowed us to restore enteral nutrition within da...

Superior Vena Cava Syndrome Induced Collateral Circulation on 99mTc-Macroaggregated Alb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003127
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Kersting D, Guberina N et. al.

Jun 19th, 2020 - Perfusion lung scintigraphy using SPECT/CT is one mainstay in diagnosing pulmonary embolism. Although typically almost all tracer will be accumulated in the lung capillaries, occasionally abnormal uptake can be detected. As superior vena cava synd...

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News  7 results

Diagnosis and Management of Aggressive B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/168516/hematology/diagnosis-and-management-aggressive-b-cell-non-hodgkin/page/0/3

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.

Superior vena cava syndrome as an initial presentation of low-grade follicular lymphoma
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/88778/lymphoma-plasma-cell-disorders/superior-vena-cava-syndrome-initial
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.

Superior vena cava syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95753/cardiology/superior-vena-cava-syndrome?channel=194
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.

Oncologic emergencies for the internist
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/93754/oncology/oncologic-emergencies-internist
William S. Krimsky, MD, Robert J. Behrens, MD et. al.

ABSTRACTMost cancer patients experience at least one emergency during the course of the disease. This paper reviews the diagnosis and treatment of tumor lysis syndrome, hypercalcemia of malignancy, superior vena cava syndrome, spinal cord compress.

Diagnosis and management of superior vena cava syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/93286/diagnosis-and-management-superior-vena-cava-syndrome
Maurie Markman, MD

ABSTRACT Superior vena cava (SVC) syndrome is a relatively common complication of lung cancer or lymphoma, and in fact is often the initial manifestation of these diseases. However, benign causes also exist, and physicians should not automatically.

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