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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 93299
Country South Korea
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ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Category Surgery
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Management of lymphedema is a really matter in patients with breast cancer
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Jung Eun Choi and Min Cheol Chang
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The National Research Foundation of Korea Grant funded by the Korea Government RS-2023-00219725
Corresponding Author Min Cheol Chang, MD, Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, 317-1, Daemyungdong, Namku, Daegu 705-717, Daegu 705-717, South Korea. wheel633@gmail.com
Key Words Lymphedema; Breast cancer; Complex decongestive physical therapy; Diagnosis; Treatment
Core Tip This editorial describes the diagnosis and management of lymphedema in patients with breast cancer. Lymphedema, a common complication of breast cancer treatment, greatly impacts patients' quality of life and psychological well-being. Diagnosis relies on clinical evaluation and objective measures, including arm circumference and volumetric assessments, as well as lymphoscintigraphy and ultrasonic measurements. Treatment involves complex decongestive physical therapy comprising manual lymphatic drainage, compression therapy, exercise, and skin care. Early diagnosis and proper treatment are essential for effective management of lymphedema in patients with breast cancer.
Publish Date 2024-05-14 08:48
Citation <p>Choi JE, Chang MC. Management of lymphedema is a really matter in patients with breast cancer. <i>World J Clin Cases</i> 2024; 12(15): 2482-2486</p>
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v12/i15/2482.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v12.i15.2482
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