Acupuncture in Low Anterior Resection Syndrome Treatment

2019-04-20 13:04:24 | BioPortfolio

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Validation of Low Anterior Resection Syndrome Score in Korean Version

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Effectiveness of Sacral Neuromodulation in Low Anterior Resection Syndrome

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Long - Term Low Anterior Resection Syndrome

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Low Anterior Resection Syndrome - Diagnosis - Therapy - Prophylaxis.

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Assessing the readability, quality and accuracy of online health information for patients with Low Anterior Resection Syndrome following surgery for rectal cancer.

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Using sacral nerve modulation to improve continence and quality of life in patients suffering from low anterior resection syndrome.

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A malabsorption syndrome resulting from extensive operative resection of the SMALL INTESTINE, the absorptive region of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.

A type of massage in which finger pressure on specific body sites is used to promote healing, relieve fatigue, etc. Although the anatomical locations are the same as the ACUPUNCTURE POINTS used in ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY (hence acu-), no needle or other acupuncture technique is employed in acupressure. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed). Shiatsu is a modern outgrowth that focuses more on prevention than healing.

Analgesia produced by the insertion of ACUPUNCTURE needles at certain ACUPUNCTURE POINTS on the body. This activates small myelinated nerve fibers in the muscle which transmit impulses to the spinal cord and then activate three centers - the spinal cord, midbrain and pituitary/hypothalamus - to produce analgesia.

Acupuncture therapy by inserting needles in the ear. It is used to control pain and for treating various ailments.

Designated locations along nerves or organ meridians for inserting acupuncture needles.

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