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Lymphedema

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  • Condition: Early Cervical Adenocarcinoma
  • Journal: Zhonghua fu chan ke za zhi
  • Treatment Used: Laparoscopic Radical Hysterectomy
  • Number of Patients: 93
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for patients with early cervical adenocarcinoma.
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Study
  • Condition: Breast Cancer (BC) in Canadian Women
  • Journal: British journal of nursing (Mark Allen Publishing)
  • Treatment Used: Vascular Access Devices
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article reconsiders vascular access device options for Canadian women with breast cancer (BC).
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  • Condition: Breast Cancer Related-lymphedema
  • Journal: Cancer reports (Hoboken, N.J.)
  • Treatment Used: Decongestive Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 57
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of decongestive therapy for patients with breast cancer related-lymphedema.
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Study
  • Condition: Secondary Lymphedema
  • Journal: Lymphology
  • Treatment Used: Microsurgical Restoration followed by Secondary Liposuction
  • Number of Patients: 28
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of combination treatment for secondary lymphedema.
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Study
  • Condition: Lymphatic Filariasis (LF) in Haiti
  • Journal: PLoS neglected tropical diseases
  • Treatment Used: Co-Administered Diethylcarbamazine (DEC), Albendazole (ALB), and Ivermectin (IVM) as Mass Drug Administration (MDA)
  • Number of Patients: 2917
  • Published —
This study compared the safety and effectiveness of ivermectin (IVM), diethylcarbamazine (DEC) and albendazole (ALB) (IDA) versus diethylcarbamazine (DEC) and albendazole (ALB) in the treatment of lymphatic filariasis (parasitic disease; LF) in Haiti.
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Study
  • Condition: Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema (BCRL)
  • Journal: Breast (Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Treatment Used: Weight Reduction
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This review of the literature evaluated the effects of weight loss interventions (WLIs) on the reduction and prevention of breast cancer-related lymphedema (swollen lymph nodes; BCRL).
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Study
  • Condition: Breast Cancer-related Lymphedema
  • Journal: Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
  • Treatment Used: Resistance Exercise
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of resistance exercise in patients with breast cancer-related lymphedema.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Chronic Obesity in Patients with Chronic Venous Insufficiency
  • Journal: Journal of vascular surgery. Venous and lymphatic disorders
  • Treatment Used: Endovenous Thermal Ablation (TA), Phlebectomy, or Ultrasound-Guided Foam Sclerotherapy (USGFS)
  • Number of Patients: 65329
  • Published —
This study assessed the effectiveness of various chronic venous disorders (CVDs) treatments in obese patient.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Lymphedema
  • Journal: Missouri medicine
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Management
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses the surgical management of lymphedema (swelling in soft tissues).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Stage II-IIIa Breast Cancer
  • Journal: International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Treatment Used: Hypofractionated Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 67
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using hypofractionated postmastectomy radiation therapy to treat patients with stage II-IIIa breast cancer.
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Study
  • Condition: Early Stage Breast Cancer Associated Lymphedema (BCAL)
  • Journal: Lymphology
  • Treatment Used: Kinesio Taping (KT)
  • Number of Patients: 35
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness of kinesio taping compared to compression garment in the treatment of early stage breast cancer-associated lymphedema (arm swelling; BCAL).