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Tumescent liposuction in lipoedema yields good long‐term results
Background Lipoedema is a painful disease in women with circumscribed increased subcutaneous fatty tissue, oedema, pain and bruising. Whereas conservative methods with combined decongestive therapy… Expand
S1 guidelines: Lipedema
- S. Reich-Schupke, W. Schmeller, +11 authors C. Ure
- Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen…
- 1 July 2017
The present, revised guidelines on lipedema were developed under the auspices of and funded by the German Society of Phlebology (DGP). The recommendations are based on a systematic literature search… Expand
Skin diseases in children in rural Kenya: long‐term results of a dermatology project within the primary health care system
Background Following an epidemiological study on skin diseases in 5780 pupils from 13 schools in rural western Kenya in 1993, a dermatology project within the primary health care system was… Expand
[Lipoedema--current status, new perspectives].
Because of the lifelong and often progressive course and the mental trauma to the patients, lipoedema is an important dermatologic disorder. Complex physical therapy programs were introduced as a… Expand
Community health workers reduce skin diseases in East African children.
- W. Schmeller
- International journal of dermatology
- 1 May 1998
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic data concerning skin diseases in many rural areas in sub-Saharan Africa are not available. Little is known about the effect of regular treatment schedules by paramedical… Expand
Long‐term benefit of liposuction in patients with lipoedema: a follow‐up study after an average of 4 and 8 years
Long‐term results following liposuction in patients with lipoedema are available only for an average period of 4 years.
Overhydroxylation of lysyl residues is the initial step for altered collagen cross-links and fibril architecture in fibrotic skin.
- J. Brinckmann, H. Notbohm, +5 authors B. Bätge
- Chemistry, Medicine
- The Journal of investigative dermatology
- 1 October 1999
In fibrotic skin of lipodermatosclerosis a substantial increase of the cross-link hydroxylysylpyridinoline is observed. Hydroxylysylpyridinoline is a typical cross-link of skeletal tissue and is… Expand
Resistance to activated protein C due to factor V Leiden mutation: high prevalence in patients with post‐thrombotic leg ulcers
Background Activated protein C (APC) resistance is the most frequently diagnosed heritable thrombophilic defect predisposing to thrombosis.
Dermatophytomycoses in children in rural Kenya: the impact of primary health care
Summary. In a survey of 5780 children from 13 schools in rural Kisumu District (western Kenya) in 1993, a prevalence rate of dermatophyto‐mycoses of 10.1% was found. Three‐quarters of the affected… Expand
Differences between intracutaneous and transcutaneous skin oxygen tension in chronic venous insufficiency.
Data obtained from transcutaneously measured PO2 (tcPO2) were taken as an indication for a decreased oxygen supply to the skin in patients with chronic venous insufficiency III. Direct (invasive)… Expand