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Quality of life and peripheral lymphedema.
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The results showed the lymphedema group had a statistically significantly reduced QOL in both physical and mental health as well as social interaction.
Prevalence of Anticardiolipin Antibodies in Peripheral Arterial Thrombosis
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Patients with peripheral arterial thrombosis have a high prevalence of anticardiolipin antibodies, and the statistical analysis showed that the prevalence found was statistically significant, even when the borderline titers were not considered positive.
Venous Leg Ulcers and Emotional Consequences
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Patients with chronic venous ulcers may present with anxiety and depression independent of socioeconomic variables such as religion, occupation, marital status, and duration of lesion, according to sociodemographic variables.
Aminaphtone in idiopathic cyclic oedema syndrome
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Aminaphtone is efficacious in the reduction of oedema in patients with idiopathic cyclic Oedema, and improvements were reported for 70% of patients.
Mechanical lymphatic drainage in the treatment of arm lymphedema.
TLDR
The RAGodoy apparatus was efficient to reduce the volume of Lymphedematous arms and is an option for the treatment of lymphedema.
Prevalence of death due to pulmonary embolism after trauma
TLDR
Pulmonary thromboembolism is an important cause of mortality in trauma patients and so prophylactic measures should be taken during the treatment of these patients.
Epidemiological data and comorbidities of 428 patients hospitalized with erysipelas.
TLDR
Erysipelas is a seasonal disease that affects adults and the elderly people, has a repetitive nature, and is associated with comorbidities.
Giant polycystic kidney and acute abdomen in chronic renal failure
TLDR
The case of a rare complication is reported of a 53-year-old patient with giant polycystic kidney that evolved with acute small bowel occlusion that was due to external compression of the intestinal loops.
Maintenance of the Results of Stage II Lower Limb Lymphedema Treatment after Normalization of Leg Size
TLDR
Higher compression of elastic stockings is better than lower compression but the inelastic grosgrain stocking is even better than both to maintain the results.
Bariatric surgery and the evaluation of subclinical systemic lymphedema
TLDR
This study paves a path for a new line of investigation in the treatment of obesity and changes in the lymphatic system caused by obesity by reporting an improvement in clinical lymphedema in a patient who went from morbid obesity to overweight following bariatric surgery.
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