lymphatic disease

lymphatic disease

any pathology of the lymphatic system, characterized by oedema (i.e. failure of lymph drainage)
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Worms and microorganisms can cause lymphatic disease in residents of filariasis-endemic areas.
Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders will publish clinical and basic scientific research, case reports, venous images, techniques, review articles, and practice management manuscripts related to all aspects of venous disease, lymphatic disease, and wound care with an emphasis on the practicing clinician.
It covers material most likely to be in the exam, including vascular biology, vasculitis and connective tissue disease, upper extremity arterial disease (including Raynaud Syndrome), chronic venous and lymphatic disease, thrombophilia, venous thromboembolism, arterial and venous testing in the laboratory, perioperative management, leg ulcerations and clinical evaluation of lower extremities, treatment of peripheral arterial disease, acute arterial disorders, aortic dissection, renal and mesenteric artery disease, carotid artery disease and stroke, endovascular techniques, diseases of the aorta, angioplasty and stenting, therapy for brachiocephalic vessels, possible complications and strange or unusual diseases.
Local residents blamed the tip for apparent clusters of respiratory problems and birth defects, including six cases of gastroschisis, a rare birth complaint causing intestines to appear outside the stomach and 15 of sarcoidosis, a skin and lymphatic disease.
About the American College of Phlebology: The ACP is the largest association for physicians and allied health professionals dedicated to the study and treatment of venous and lymphatic disease.
The American Venous Forum (AVF) is dedicated to improving the care of patients with venous and lymphatic disease through education, research and technology.
The journal will seek to provide novel and timely information to vascular surgeons, interventionalists, phlebologists, wound care specialists, and allied health professionals who treat patients presenting with venous and lymphatic disease.
This section of the report provides an in depth view into the Blood and Lymphatic disease focused deals and alliances announced in 2005, in a clear and accessible format.
Develop a community of practitioners who will deliver expert evaluation and treatment of venous and lymphatic disease in their own communities.
The Lymphatic Research Foundation (LRF) and our National Lymphatic Disease and Lymphedema Registry (NLDLR) were pleased to partner with the Avon Foundation for Women in co-sponsoring this important conference," said Jacqueline Reinhard, executive director of the Lymphatic Research Foundation.
Medical compression therapy is an important modality used for the care and management of venous and lymphatic disease.
com/reports/c15683 ) has announced the addition of Partneringreview - Annual Review 2004: Deals and Alliances in Blood and Lymphatic Disease to their offering.