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*  Lymphatic disease
Diseases and disorder Hodgkin's Disease/Hodgkin's Lymphoma This is a type of cancer of the lymphatic system. It can start ... Lymphatic disease is a class of disorders which directly affect the components of the lymphatic system. Examples include ... "MedlinePlus: Lymphatic Diseases". "Lymphedema: Lymphatic Disorders: Merck Manual Home Edition". ... It is not the same as Hodgkin's Disease. Symptoms usually include painless, enlarged lymph node or nodes in the neck, weakness ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Parasitic: Lymphatic Filariasis
It is a disease of the tropics characterized by grotesque swelling of the limbs and male genitalia. The disease is caused by ... These worms lodge in the lymphatic system. They live for 4-6 years, producing millions of tiny larvae (microfilariae) that ... Lymphatic filariasis is also known as elephantiasis. It is a disease of the tropics characterized by grotesque swelling of the ... Carter Center Lymphatic Filariasis Program Provides information on this disease and the program for its elimination being ...
*  Bancroft's sign
"Chapter 7: Clinical Assessment of Venous Disease". Venous and Lymphatic Diseases. Nicos Labropoulos, Gerard Stansby. Informa ... ISBN 978-0-8247-2923-3. "Chapter 18: History, Physical Examination, and Diagnostic Approach". Manual of Vascular Diseases. ...
*  Roderich Stintzing
... blood and lymphatic diseases. 3. Bd. "Erkrankungen der Atmungsorgane und der Kreislaufsorgane" - Diseases of the respiratory ... Skin diseases. Pagel: Biographisches Lexikon (biography) Text-book of Nervous Diseases for Physicians and Students, Volume 1 by ... "Venerische Krankheiten; Erkrankungen der Harn- und Geschlechtswerkzeuge, sowie der Haut" - Venereal diseases; diseases of the ... "Infektionskrankheiten" - Infectious diseases. 2. Bd. "Vergiftungen; Stoffwechsel-, Blut-, und Lymphkrankheiten" - Metabolic, ...
*  Angiology
Venous diseases include venous thrombosis, chronic venous insufficiency, and varicose veins. Lymphatic diseases include primary ... veins and lymphatic vases, and its diseases. In the UK this field is more often termed angiology, and in the United States the ... is the medical specialty which studies the diseases of the circulatory system and of the lymphatic system, i.e., arteries, ... diagnosing and treating vascular and blood vessel related diseases. Arterial diseases include the aorta (aneurysms/dissection) ...
*  Milroy's disease
FLT4 codes for VEGFR-3, which is implicated in development of the lymphatic system. Milroy's disease is also known as primary ... known as Meige disease, has its onset around the time of puberty. Meige disease is also an autosomal dominant disease. It has ... Milroy's disease (MD) is a familial disease characterized by lymphedema, commonly in the legs, caused by congenital ... It is a very rare disease with only about 200 cases reported in the medical literature. Milroy's disease is an autosomal ...
*  Lymphedema
Venous and Lymphatic Disease. In: Brunicardi FC, Andersen DK, Billiar TR, Dunn DL, Hunter JG, Matthews JB, Pollock RE, eds. ... "Lymphatic filariasis: The disease and its control. Fifth report of the WHO Expert Committee on Filariasis". World Health ... Lymphedema may also be associated with accidents or certain diseases or problems that may inhibit the lymphatic system from ... When the lymphatic impairment becomes so great that the lymph fluid exceeds the lymphatic system's ability to transport it, an ...
*  Daflon
Phlebolymphology - an international scientific journal entirely devoted to venous and lymphatic diseases. Retrieved 10 April ... Phlebolymphology is an international scientific journal entirely devoted to venous and lymphatic diseases: 281-282. Retrieved ... Daflon is not an FDA-approved medication, meaning that it cannot be advertised for treatment of diseases. However, experimental ... In an experiment, daflon was found beneficial in the reduction of symptoms after operation for hemorrhoidal disease. For venous ...
*  Brugia timori
"Lymphatic Filariasis Endemic Countries and Territories." Lymphatic Filariasis Disease. May 2006. The Carter Center. 13 May 2006 ... LeAnne M Fox and Christopher L King, 110 - Lymphatic Filariasis, In Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease ... Filaria Journal 4(1):5 [1] Fischer, P., T. Supali and R.M. Maizels (2004) Lymphatic filariasis and Brugia timori: Prospects for ... Some researchers are confident that Brugia timori filariasis may be an eradicable disease. Related filarial nematodes have been ...
*  Circulatory system
This includes cardiovascular disease, affecting the cardiovascular system, and lymphatic disease affecting the lymphatic system ... This includes cardiovascular disease, affecting the cardiovascular system, and lymphatic disease affecting the lymphatic system ... Diseases affecting the cardiovascular system are called cardiovascular disease. Many of these diseases are called "lifestyle ... The lymphatic system is part of the circulatory system. It is a network of lymphatic vessels and lymph capillaries, lymph nodes ...
*  Kathy Bates
In 2014, at the New York Walk for Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases, Bates announced via pre-recorded audio that, due to the ... and has been actively involved in lymphedema and lymphatic disease advocacy. Biography portal Film portal Television portal ... In 2014, Bates became a national spokesperson for lymphedema and Chairperson for the Lymphatic Education & Research Network's ... At that time, Bates became the National Spokesperson for the Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) ...
*  Vein
The majority of its members manage the entire spectrum of venous and lymphatic diseases - from varicose veins to congenital ... Portal hypertension is associated with cirrhosis or disease of the liver, or other conditions such as an obstructing clot (Budd ... for physicians and allied health professionals dedicated to improving the care of patients with venous and lymphatic disease. ... In 2007 the American Board of Phlebology (ABPh), subsequently known as the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine (ABVLM ...
*  Eradication of infectious diseases
Three of the diseases here listed (lymphatic filariasis, measles, and rubella) are among the diseases believed to be ... "Lymphatic Filariasis Disease - Carter Center Lymphatic Filariasis Program". Cartercenter.org. Retrieved 2009-02-27. U.S. ... Medicine portal Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative Globalization and disease List of diseases eliminated from the United ... Elimination of this disease is under way in the region of the Americas, where this disease is endemic to Brazil, Colombia, ...
*  Steve Guttenberg
Lymphatic Diseases in Brooklyn, Guttenberg announced to attendees, via a pre-recorded message, that he had joined the Lymphatic ... Since then, Guttenberg has been active in raising awareness for lymphedema (LE) and lymphatic diseases (LD), which affect an ...
*  Schwartz's Principles of Surgery
Heart Disease Acquired Heart Disease Thoracic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection Arterial Disease Venous and Lymphatic Disease ...
*  Tropical eosinophilia
"Lymphatic filariasis: The disease and its control. Fifth report of the WHO Expert Committee on Filariasis". World Health ... weight loss and a low fever raises the possible diagnosis of this disease. Some children with this disease may also have ... This disease can be confused with tuberculosis, asthma, or coughs related to roundworms. Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia is a ... Kuzucu, A. (2006). "Parasitic diseases of the respiratory tract". Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine. 12 (3): 212-221. doi: ...
*  Human body
"Lymphatic System: Facts, Functions & Diseases". LiveScience. Retrieved 4 September 2016. Moore, Keith L.; Dalley, Arthur F.; ... The lymphatic system extracts, transports and metabolizes lymph, the fluid found in between cells. The lymphatic system is ... The absence or deficit of health is illness which includes disease and injury. Diseases cause symptoms felt, seen or perceived ... Illnesses may be from birth (congenital) or arise later in life (acquired). Acquired diseases may be contagious, caused or ...
*  Diethylcarbamazine
DEC is indicated for treatment of individual patients with certain filarial diseases. These diseases include: lymphatic ... "WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - Second Edition: Helminths: Lymphatic filariasis: ... Busvine, James (2012). Disease Transmission by Insects: Its Discovery and 90 Years of Effort to Prevent it. Springer Science & ... DEC continues to be the mainstay for treatment of patients with lymphatic filariasis and loiasis. DEC is also used to prevent ...
*  Black Death in England
Flea bites carry the disease into the lymphatic system, through which it makes its way to the lymph nodes. Here the bacteria ... From Weymouth the disease spread rapidly across the south-west. The first major city to be struck was Bristol. London was ... Here the IPMs show us that the most vulnerable to the disease were infants and the elderly. There seem to have been very few ... Then, in the decades from 1430 to 1480, the disease returned in force. An outbreak in 1471 took as much as 10-15% of the ...
*  Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
Uncommonly, the disease affects the lymphatic system, the central nervous system, the gastrointestinal tract, or the skeletal ... The disease caused by P. brasiliensis is mostly geographically restricted to Latin American countries such as Brazil, Colombia ... The disease is not contagious. Paracoccidioidomycosis is more frequently seen in adult males than females. The hormone estrogen ... Although Lutz did not suggest a name for the disease caused by this fungus, he made note of structures he called " ...
*  Glymphatic system
In lymphatic associated diseases such as elephantiasis (where parasites occupying the lymphatic vessels block the flow of lymph ... Pathologically, neurodegenerative diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and ... The importance of lymphatic flow is especially evident when the lymphatic system becomes obstructed. ... Collectively these diseases fall within a broad category referred to as proteinopathies, due to the common assemblage of ...
*  Meningeal lymphatic vessels
Currently, the role that the meningeal lymphatics play in neurological disease is yet to be explored. However, there is some ... The meningeal lymphatic vessels (or meningeal lymphatics) are a recently discovered network of conventional lymphatic vessels ... Like peripheral lymphatic vessels, the meningeal lymphatics were shown to serve both the tissue drainage and immune cell ... Compared to peripheral lymphatic vessels, the meningeal lymphatic network is markedly less complex, with far less tissue ...
*  Nese Ituaso-Conway
The tropical diseases include Tuberculosis and Elephantiasis tropica (Lymphatic filariasis). In 2014, the World Health ... she oversees the implementation of the Department of Health programs to address Public health issues and Tropical diseases that ...
*  Wuchereria bancrofti
Melrose WD (2002). "Lymphatic filariasis: New insights into an old disease". Int J Parasitol. 32 (8): 947-60. doi:10.1016/S0020 ... The adult parasites reside in the lymphatics of the human host. They are found mostly in the afferent lymphatic channels of the ... W. bancrofti is responsible for 90% of lymphatic filariasis. Recently, 120 million worldwide cases of lymphatic filariasis were ... that infect the lymphatic system to cause lymphatic filariasis. These filarial worms are spread by a variety of mosquito vector ...
*  Onchocercidae
This family includes some of the most devastating human parasitic diseases, such as lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Noninfective disorders of lymphatic channels (457.0) Postmastectomy lymphedema syndrome (458) Hypotension (458.0) Orthostatic ... 392) Rheumatic chorea (394) Diseases of mitral valve (395) Diseases of aortic valve (396) Diseases of mitral and aortic valves ... Ischemic heart disease, chronic, other (414.9) Ischemic heart disease, chronic, unspec. (415) Acute pulmonary heart disease ( ... Hyperkinetic heart disease (429.83) Takotsubo syndrome (429.89) Other ill-defined heart diseases (429.9) Heart disease ...