Lymphedema

Posted On 2020-05-15 05:37:26



Lymphedema refers to the swelling of a body part caused by the accumulation of lymphatic fluid. In the United States, most cases are secondary to cancer treatment. It represents a dreadful condition that negatively impacts the quality of life of cancer survivors.

Editorial on Lymphedema
Surgical treatment for lymphedema
Xiaona Lu, Antonio Jorge Forte

Review Article on Lymphedema
Surgical management of lymphedema: a review of current literature
Kitae E. Park, Omar Allam, Ludmila Chandler, Mohammad Ali Mozzafari, Catherine Ly, Xiaona Lu, John A. Persing

Original Article on Lymphedema
Combined microvascular breast and lymphatic reconstruction with deep inferior epigastric perforator flap and gastroepiploic vascularized lymph node transfer for postmastectomy lymphedema patients
Pedro Ciudad, Oscar J. Manrique, Samyd S. Bustos, Maria I. Vargas, César Reynaga, Mouchammed Agko, Tony C. T. Huang, Eduardo Figueroa Benites, Horacio F. Mayer, Antonio J. Forte

Review Article on Lymphedema
Lymph node transfer combined with deep inferior epigastric perforators and transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous procedures: a systematic review
Antonio J. Forte, Gabriela Cinotto, Daniel Boczar, Maria T. Huayllani, Xiaona Lu, Oscar J. Manrique, Sarah A. McLaughlin

Original Article on Lymphedema
Gastroepiploic vascularized lymph node transfer for the treatment of extremity lymphedema: comparison between middle and distal inset
Oscar J. Manrique, Samyd Said Bustos, Trishul Kapoor, Jason Lin, Pedro Ciudad, Antonio J. Forte, Gabriel Del Corral, Maria Mani, Michele Maruccia, Andre Terzic

Review Article on Lymphedema
Lymphaticovenular anastomosis for breast cancer-related upper extremity lymphedema: a literature review
Antonio J. Forte, Andrea Sisti, Maria T. Huayllani, Daniel Boczar, Gabriela Cinotto, Pedro Ciudad, Oscar J. Manrique, Xiaona Lu, Sarah McLaughlin

Original Article on Lymphedema
Single-stage VASER-assisted liposuction and lymphatico-venous anastomoses for the treatment of extremity lymphedema: a case series and systematic review of the literature
Pedro Ciudad, Oscar J. Manrique, Samyd S. Bustos, Mouchammed Agko, Tony Chieh-Ting Huang, Luis Vizcarra, Marco Lazo Nuñez, Federico Lo Torto, Antonio J. Forte

Transcriptome analysis and functional identification of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells in secondary lymphedema
Qinqin Xiang, Fen Xu, Yunzhu Li, Xuanyu Liu, Qianlong Chen, Jiuzuo Huang, Nanze Yu, Ziyi Zeng, Meng Yuan, Qixu Zhang, Xiao Long, Zhou Zhou

Surgical reconstruction of primary genital lymphedema—long term therapeutic efficacy
Ziyou Yu, Lingling Sheng, Weigang Cao, Shengli Li, Wei Lu, Weiqing Gao, Zhaohua Jiang

Review Article on Lymphedema
Application of imaging in lymphedema surgical therapies
Xingyi Du, Chunjun Liu

The basics of ultrasound elastography for diagnosis, assessment, and staging breast cancer-related lymphedema: a systematic review of the literature
Antonio J. Forte, Maria T. Huayllani, Daniel Boczar, Gabriela Cinotto, Pedro Ciudad, Oscar J. Manrique, Xiaona Lu, Sarah A. McLaughlin

The impact of radiation on lymphedema: a review of the literature
Omar Allam, Kitae E. Park, Ludmila Chandler, Mohammad Ali Mozaffari, Maham Ahmad, Xiaona Lu, Michael Alperovich

Original Article on Lymphedema
Impact of body mass index on long-term surgical outcomes of vascularized lymph node transfer in lymphedema patients
Pedro Ciudad, Antonio J. Forte, Maria T. Huayllani, Daniel Boczar, Oscar J. Manrique, Samyd S. Bustos, Atenas Bustamante, Hung-Chi Chen