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Two-dimensional and three-dimensional ultrasound of artificial skin
(American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 2017)
© 2016 by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. Wound healing may be a difficult problem, and variable types of artificial skin prototypes have been developed for supporting this process. Using ultrasound, we ...
Ultrasound characterization of cutaneous ulcers in systemic sclerosis
Skin ulcers in scleroderma (SSc) patients are considered a major challenge, both in clinical assessment and treatment decisions. The objective of our study is to assess ultrasonographic (US) morphology of skin ulcers in ...
Use of skin graft punch graft type for the healing of leg ulcers in treated Hansen's disease patients
Hansen's disease is an infectious illness caused by Mycobacterium leprae. It affects preferentially the skin and the peripheral nervous system leading to incapacities, such as leg ulcers, which happens due to the direct ...
Calciphylaxis: a rare but potentially fatal event of chronic kidney disease. Case report
(Soc Brasileira Dermatologia, 2013-11-01)
Calciphylaxis or calcific uremic arteriolopathy is a rare cutaneous-systemic disease occurring in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. The classical clinical picture is that of a necrotic and progressive skin ...
The pernicious cycle of vlus in brazil: Epidemiology, pathogeny and auxiliary healing methods
Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) represent the most advanced stage of chronic venous insufficiency. Despite the large body of knowledge available regarding the risk factors and aetiopathogeny of the condition, patients referred ...
Acidentes provocados por Millipede com manifestacoes dermatologicas: Relatos de dois casos
This study is based on the two case reports of accidents provoked by arthropods (Millepede) in human beings. The authors present this type of accident, the insect specie that caused the accidents, the aggressive mechanism, ...
Validez de la escala de Braden para predecir úlceras por presión en población femenina
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2004)
Tratamento de ulcera varicosa e lesoes de pele com Calendula officinalis L. e/ou com Stryphnodendron barbadetiman (Vellozo) Martius
Calendula officinalis L. and S. barbadetiman are used in Brazil for the treatment of a number of aliments. The healing properties of these substances are well known, mainly in domestic or sun burn. In order to establish a ...
Dermatology: evidence based care of venous leg ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers [RUTE]
(Fundação Oswaldo Cruz. Canal Saúde, 2016)