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Lymphangiomatosis

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Chylothorax with Unilateral Limb Swelling
  • Journal: BMJ case reports
  • Treatment Used: Drainage followed by Pleurodesis, Parenteral Nutrition and Radiotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 26-month male toddler diagnosed with right chylothorax (lymph fluid in lungs) and Gorham's syndrome treated with drainage of chylothorax followed by pleurodesis, parenteral nutrition and radiotherapy.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Retroperitoneal Lymphangiomatosis
  • Journal: Journal of surgical oncology
  • Treatment Used: Intra-Abdominal Chylovenous Bypass
  • Number of Patients: 6
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using intra-abdominal chylovenous bypass to treat patients with retroperitoneal lymphangiomatosis.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Patients with Lymphatic Anomalies (LAs)
  • Journal: Orphanet journal of rare diseases
  • Treatment Used: Sirolimus Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 20
  • Published —
This study examined the effectiveness and safety of sirolimus treatment in patients with progressive lymphatic anomalies (LAs).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Generalized Lymphatic Anomaly with Gorham-Stout Disease
  • Journal: Pediatric blood & cancer
  • Treatment Used: Systemic Sirolimus
  • Number of Patients: 18
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using systemic sirolimus to treat patients with generalized lymphatic anomaly from Gorham-Stout disease.