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Research & Reviews  469 results

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

Jun 24th, 2022 - 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...

Multi-Disciplinary Management of Chylothorax.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2022.06.012
Chest Agrawal A, Chaddha U et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Chylothorax, the accumulation of chyle in the pleural space, is usually caused by the disruption of the thoracic duct or its tributaries. Etiologies are broadly divided into traumatic, including post-surgical, and non-traumatic, most commonly in t...

Prophylactic thoracic duct obliteration and resection during esophagectomy: What is the...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jso.26827
Journal of Surgical Oncology; Dos Santos CL, Dos Santos LL et. al.

Jun 12th, 2022 - There is no agreement whether prophylactic thoracic duct ligation (TDL), with or without resection, during esophagectomy for patients with cancer is beneficial. The effects of these procedures on postoperative complications and overall survival re...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

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

Jun 24th, 2022 - 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...

Multicentric Prospective Study to Screen Inborn Errors of Metabolism in Non-immune Hydrops (NIH) Fetalis by Massively Parallel Sequencing
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04308603

Jan 19th, 2022 - A fetal hydrops, also called a fetal anasarca, is the buildup of fluid in the serosa and / or fetal subcutaneous tissue. The diagnosis is made by ultrasound, possibly from the first trimester of pregnancy. The etiologies of hydrops can be immune o...

Comparison of LigaSure to Conventional Electrocoagulation in Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery Lobectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03125798

Nov 8th, 2021 - Summary Surgical treatment of lung cancer consists of two elements: anatomical lung resection (segmentectomy, lobectomy or pneumonectomy) followed by mediastinal lymph node sampling (MLNS) or mediastinal lymph node dissection (MLND). Since over la...

Optimizing Growth in Infants Receiving Modified Fat Breast Milk for the Treatment of Chylothorax
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02577419

Sep 8th, 2021 - Breast milk is the reference normative standard for infant feeding. When an infant is diagnosed with chylothorax, provision of breast milk must be temporarily discontinued due to the presence of long chain triglycerides (LCT) that contribute to pe...

Emergency Small vs Large Tube Thoracostomy in Chest Trauma Patients.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04863989

Apr 28th, 2021 - To evacuate abnormal fluid and air, chest tubes are placed in the pleural space, either surgically or percutaneously. Therapeutic drainage of pleural conditions such as pneumothorax, hemothorax, empyema, chylothorax, and malignant effusions, as we...

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News  9 results

Neoadjuvant Chemo Does Not Impact Surgical Risk in Thoracic Esophageal Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/neoadjuvant-chemo-does-not-impact-surgical-risk-in-thoracic-esophageal-cancer

Jan 15th, 2021 - Neoadjuvant chemotherapy regimens were not found to increase the risk for perioperative complications in patients who have potentially resectable advanced thoracic esophageal cancer, according to data from the phase 3 JCOG 1109 trial that were vir...

Winners: Abstract Awards
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/214601/society-news/winners-abstract-awards

Jan 17th, 2020 - Alfred Soffer Research Award Winners Johnathan Chung: EVALUATING CLINICAL UTILITY OF A UIP GENOMIC CLASSIFIER IN SUBJECTS WITH AND WITHOUT A HRCT PATTERN OF UIP Girish Nair, MD: QUANTITATIVE LUNG FUNCTION IMAGING USING NOVEL INTEGRATED JACOBIAN VE.

Bilateral chylothorax in an AIDS patient with newly diagnosed Kaposi sarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/sarcomajournal/article/164190/rare-sarcomas/bilateral-chylothorax-aids-patient-newly-diagnosed

Dec 1st, 2017 - Kaposi sarcoma is an angioproliferative tumor that is associated with human herpes virus-B (HIV-B). Mucocutaneous disease is the most common site for manifestation of AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma, commonly affecting the lower extremeties, oral muco.

Bilateral chylothorax in an AIDS patient with newly diagnosed Kaposi sarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/141507/sarcoma-gist/bilateral-chylothorax-aids-patient-newly-diagnosed
Rebecca Neril et al

Jun 29th, 2017 - Kaposi sarcoma is an angioproliferative tumor that is associated with human herpes virus-8 (HHV-8). Mucocutaneous disease is the most common site for manifestation of AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma, commonly affecting the lower extremities, oral muco.

Cardiofaciocutaneous Syndrome and the Dermatologist’s Contribution to Diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/129143/rare-diseases/cardiofaciocutaneous-syndrome-and-dermatologists
Vanessa Barreto Rocha, MD, Rafael de Abreu Moraes, MD et. al.

Jan 11th, 2017 - To the Editor: RASopathies, a class of developmental disorders, are caused by mutations in genes that encode protein components of the RAS/mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathway. Each syndrome exhibits its phenotypic features; however, be.

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