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Consider ulcer size in risk stratification of patients with PUB.
During learning, cells in the crow brain acquire discharge patterns that associate pictures with their meaning.
Scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) have patented an effective drug for treating cancer stem cells (CSCs) in breast, colon, and skin cancers. The researchers have proved the anti-tumour e...
Mooren’s ulcer is a clinical entity that results in peripheral ulcerative keratitis and corneal ulceration. A subset of these patients requires surgical intervention to stabilize the cornea and main...
Lab-grown human skin may be on the horizon. Pixabay, Public Domain SOURCE April 2016 If there’s one thing skin can do well, it’s grow. Each month our body replaces its skin, nearly 19 million ski...
* Says Breast Center of Acadiana, in the United States, has entered into a multi-year agreement to deploy Sectra's IT system for handling and storing mammography pictures in its two freestanding imagi...
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women after skin cancer and occurred in 230,000 women in the United States in 2015. Breast cancer afflicts 1 in 8 women in their lifetime and 1 in 25 ...
(Mayo Clinic) Protective mastectomies that preserve the nipple and surrounding skin prevent breast cancer as effectively as more invasive surgeries for women with a genetic mutation called BRCA that r...
A 61-year-old woman was examined for multiple lumps and an ulcer in her breast, 23 years after breast-conserving therapy for breast cancer, including surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Clini...
A 66-year-old woman presented with a 3 cm black, ulcerated nodule located on the skin of the upper abdomen, just below the breast. The lesion was painful to the touch, but the patient reported no othe...
Women with a BRCA1/2 gene mutation and others with a high breast cancer risk may opt for bilateral prophylactic mastectomy. To allow for immediate breast reconstruction the skin envelope is left in si...
Buruli ulcer (BU) is a skin infection caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans. The wounds of most BU patients are colonized with different microorganisms, including Staphylococcus aureus.
The key characteristics of geriatric patients are advanced age, multimorbidity, a decrease of physical and psychical performance and care dependency. In addition, advanced age, chronic and acute disea...