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Xeroderma, literally meaning "dry skin", is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can safely be treated with emollients and/or moisturizers. Xeroderma occurs ...
What is scalp tenderness and what are its causes and symptoms? Learn how to diagnose scalp tenderness and what treatments are available.
Dignitana, a world leader in medical scalp-cooling technology, has entered an exclusive partnership with Boa Technology, creator of the award-winning, patented Boa system, to produce an adaptive, prec...
With the help of a scalp-cooling device, 50% of women with breast cancer undergoing neoadjuvant or adjuvant chemotherapy were able to prevent hair loss, according to the results of the SCALP trial.
Scalp psoriasis is common among people with the skin condition. It can be bothersome, but some tips and treatments can help reduce the impact of symptoms.
In two new studies, early-stage breast cancer patients who had scalp-cooling treatments were significantly more likely to keep their hair.
This cohort study evaluates associations between use of a scalp cooling system and self-assessed hair loss and quality of life among women receiving chemotherapy for early-stage breast cancer at US me...
Two different scalp cooling devices for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia show distinct promise in helping preserve hair for many patients. Medscape Medical News
(HealthDay)—For men with extensive photodamage of the scalp, one session of fractionated 1,927 nm thulium fiber laser can achieve rejuvenation, according to a study published online Jan. 24 in Laser...
To assess the effectiveness of the new modified technique in order to control bleeding in women presenting with atonic, flabby uterus compared to the most commonly described technique of classic B-Lyn...
To determine the diagnostic accuracy of fetal scalp lactate sampling (FSLS) and to establish an optimal cut-off value for intrapartum acidosis compared with fetal scalp pH.
Large scalp soft tissue defects can present difficulties with reconstruction. The ideal flap for scalp reconstruction has yet to be described although the latissimus dorsi flap is frequently referred ...
Reconstruction of extensive facial and scalp burns can be increasingly challenging, especially in patients that have undergone multiple procedures with less than ideal outcomes resulting in restrictin...
Chemotherapy may induce alopecia. Although scalp cooling devices have been used to prevent this alopecia, efficacy has not been assessed in a randomized clinical trial.