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Research & Reviews  86 results

Raynaud Phenomenon
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/331197-overview

Aug 4th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Raynaud phenomenon manifests as recurrent vasospasm of the fingers and toes and usually occurs in response to stress or cold exposure. [1] The phenomenon is named for Maurice Raynaud, who, as a medical student, defined the firs...

Raynaud Phenomenon
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/331197-overview

Aug 4th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Raynaud phenomenon manifests as recurrent vasospasm of the fingers and toes and usually occurs in response to stress or cold exposure. [1] The phenomenon is named for Maurice Raynaud, who, as a medical student, defined the firs...

Raynaud Phenomenon
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/331197-print

Aug 4th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Raynaud phenomenon manifests as recurrent vasospasm of the fingers and toes and usually occurs in response to stress or cold exposure.[1] The phenomenon is named for Maurice Raynaud, who, as a medical student, defined the first...

Effect size of rituximab on pulmonary function in the treatment of connective-tissue di...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9215101
Respiratory Research; Zhao Y, Gao Y et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Rituximab (RTX) has been previously reported as directed treatment in patients with connective-tissue disease-related interstitial lung diseases (CTD-ILD). A systematic assessment of treatment effect size on pulmonary function outcomes and related...

European/International FMD Registry and Initiative
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04804683

May 5th, 2022 - Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) is an idiopathic, segmental, nonatherosclerotic, and noninflammatory disease of the musculature of arterial walls, leading to stenosis of small- and medium-sized arteries. FMD can be classified in multifocal FMD, char...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

European/International FMD Registry and Initiative
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04804683

May 5th, 2022 - Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) is an idiopathic, segmental, nonatherosclerotic, and noninflammatory disease of the musculature of arterial walls, leading to stenosis of small- and medium-sized arteries. FMD can be classified in multifocal FMD, char...

Early Diagnosis of Pulmonary Fibrosis - Diagnostic Delay
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02772549

Apr 28th, 2021 - Pulmonary fibrosis can be secondary to connective-tissue disease, environmental exposure, or drug toxicity, but it can also appear sporadically without any known cause, i.e. idiopathic interstitial pneumonitis (IIP). Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ...

Effects of a Personalized Standardized Rehabilitation Program in Systemic Sclerosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00318188

Apr 9th, 2018 - Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is a connective-tissue disease characterized by excessive collagen deposition, vascular hyper-reactivity and obliterative microvascular phenomena leading to disability, handicap, and worsening of quality of life. Pharmacol...

Bosentan in Pulmonary Hypertension in Interstitial Lung Disease Treatment Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00637065

Mar 17th, 2008 - • Purpose: High blood pressure in the lungs or pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a common complication of fibrosing (or interstitial, ILD) lung disease. When present, it is associated with markedly reduced prognosis and survival. Endothelin-1 (ET-1)i...

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News  8 results

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Practice Guidelines (2018)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/902669

Oct 1st, 2018 - The clinical practice guidelines on the diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis were released on September 1, 2018, by the American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society, Japanese Respiratory Society, and Latin American Thoracic Societ...

Chilblain Lupus Erythematosus Presenting With Bilateral Hemorrhagic Bullae of Distal Halluces
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/168858/mixed-topics/chilblain-lupus-erythematosus-presenting-bilateral
Maria Aleshin, MD, Stephanie Martin, MD et. al.

Jun 25th, 2018 - To the Editor: A 20-year-old man with no notable medical history presented to our dermatology clinic for evaluation of mildly painful, hemorrhagic bullae on the bilateral halluces of 1 month’s duration. On initial presentation the patient reported.

Systemic Amyloidosis: Unusual Presentation Mistaken for a Recurrent Scabies Infection
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/82810/systemic-amyloidosis-unusual-presentation-mistaken-recurrent-scabies
Erin M. Haley, MD, PhD, Adam S. Nabatian, MD et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2014 - We report the case of a 63-year-old woman with a history of undifferentiated connective-tissue disease, polyarthritis, and bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome who presented with generalized pruritus and erythematous and excoriated papules on the trun.

A Unique Case of Subacute Radiodermatitis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/59278/contact-dermatitis/unique-case-subacute-radiodermatitis
John P. Minni, DO, Michael Nowak, MD et. al.

Jun 19th, 2013 - Subacute radiodermatitis is a rare cutaneous disease induced by ionizing radiation. It often is mistaken for contact dermatitis, fixed drug eruption, or connective-tissue disease.

Duke Cameron Named Chief of Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/734102

Dec 13th, 2010 - December 13, 2010 (Baltimore, Illinois) — Dr Duke Cameron is the new cardiac surgeon in charge at Johns Hopkins Hospital and has also been named the director of the division of cardiac surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Ca...

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