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Uterine Radium Implant

Uterine Implantation of Radium


  • Unfortunately, many of these patients present with advanced disease, posing difficult management problems for the clinician responsible for their care.[books.google.com]
  • Presents an in-depth differential diagnosis discussion for all major entities. Examines the role of special techniques such as immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, and molecular biology in resolving difficulties in interpretation and diagnosis.[books.google.com]
  • […] with the present invention.[google.tm]
  • […] filler material has become an important requirement in the present days.[google.com.pa]
  • Abstract An appraisal of the dosimetry of a modified brachytherapy approach is presented for improving the local control of extensive vaginal involvement from carcinoma of the cervix.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Includes recommendations from the 2008 National Cancer Institute Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration State of the Science Conference.[books.google.com]
  • Crush fractures (arrows) of the vertebrae RIGHT: Bone marrow aspirate showing marrow replacement by plasma cells and rouleaux formation Skull of multiple myeloma (arrows) LEFT: Parathyroid adenoma (arrows) replacing the right lower parathyroid RIGHT:[studyblue.com]
  • It will be uncomfortable when the health care provider actually aspirates the marrow." The client diagnosed with terminal cancer says to the nurse, "I'm dying because the health care providers didn't operate soon enough.[quizlet.com]
  • A client who consumes food and fluid before receiving a general anesthetic is at risk for aspiration, which can lead to aspiration pneumonia, respiratory arrest, and even death.[diy-testprep.typeform.com]
  • ., an anesthetic and aspirate) may be conveyed via the lumen 1116 . In some embodiments, the lumen 1116 defined by the deflection member 1110 may be of any shape or size.[google.la]
  • Your physician will determine which preparations need to be done prior to your brachytherapy procedure.[radiologyinfo.org]
  • The CDC did advise physicians to ask patients born before 1960 if they had had the treatment; if so, physicians may consider'' giving them thorough head and neck examinations.''[farber.info]
  • It is recommended that this determination be obtained from the health physicist, a nuclear medicine physician, or a radiation oncologist associated with the institution where the procedure took place.[hps.org]
  • This system helps physicians, medical students, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, and allied health professionals identify education deficits and learn new concepts.[knowledge.statpearls.com]
  • […] infection pregnancy-associated with IUCD associated pregnancy with spontaneous m iscarriage spontaneous expulsion of IUCD IUCD retention IUCD fragmentation History and etymology The intrauterine contraceptive device was first developed by the German physician[radiopaedia.org]
Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy: A laparoscopic surgical procedure is done without a large surgical incision and typically requires general anesthesia.[verywell.com]
  • […] cancer, you may be a candidate for a new, less-invasive surgical procedure called da Vinci Prostatectomy.[mclaren.org]
  • It is further desirable that such a system can be delivered via minimally invasive (e.g., laparoscopic or transvaginal) surgical procedures, although improvements in systems and procedures that involve more invasive surgical procedures are also desirable[google.com.na]
  • Sterilization is the permanent surgical procedure that prevents reproduction. What is the technical term for having your tubes tied? Psychosexual development begins in infancy.[quizlet.com]
Spontaneous Rupture of Membranes
  • rupture of membranes; UAE, uterine artery embolization; IUGR, intrauterine growth restriction; UA, umbilical artery; US, ultrasound; GA gestational age; BW, bodyweight.[academic.oup.com]
  • In addition to rich coverage of all body systems with anatomy & physiology, data collection, disease information, and a strong focus on the nursing process, exciting new chapters on family processes and issues, psychobiological issues, bioterrorism and[books.google.com]
  • […] er clinicians and scientists a - rum within which to exchange ideas in this exciting and rapidly growing ?eld.[link.springer.com]
  • The following lists more demons for use in DELIVERANCE: Menopause - failure of pituitary gland, vasomotor instability, nervousness, hot flashes, chills, excitability, fatigue, apathy, mental depression, abnormal crying, insomnia, palpitation, vertigo,[seekhisface.com]
  • […] genital pain associated with intercourse _____ are a persistent delay or absence of orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase. _______ is responsible for 80% of women's tubal infertility. _______ is responsible for 80% of women's tubal infertility[quizlet.com]
  • The common types of photon radiation are: Gamma rays: produced by the breakdown of radioactive isotopes of elements such as Cobalt-60 and radium X-rays: originate from machines that excite electrons using cathode ray tubes or linear accelerators.[cancerquest.org]
  • The way she’d neglected herself to look after my father. In February 1982, my father had died of a heart attack and the bottom dropped out of my mother’s world. They were married forty-seven years.[gerrygwilson.com]
Hand Tremor
  • Your husband's hand tremor is almost certainly not caused by the seed implants. I would like to know what happens to the destroyed parts of the tumor or cancer that was treated by radiation in the body.[hps.org]
Foot Drop
  • Prevent foot drop by placing a foot board to the bed 53. Question deleted due to NCLEX changes. We are sorry for the inconvenience, but we want to make sure you have the most up to date material so that you can pass your boards the first time. 54.[freezingblue.com]
Vaginal Dryness
  • The mild events reported were dysuria, vaginal dryness, mucosal atrophy, and rectal bleeding. The moderate treatment related adverse events included dysuria, and vaginal pain. No grade III or IV adverse events were reported.[aetna.com]
Urinary Retention
  • The nurse should also monitor intake and output, assess the client for urinary retention, and test the urine for hematuria. It is not necessary to catheterize the client.[diy-testprep.typeform.com]
  • The patient had been admitted for urinary retention, and digital examination suggested locally advanced, unresectable cancer of the prostate.[demosmedical.com]
Prostatic Disease
  • Treatment of prostatic disease with radium was first reported in Paris, at a meeting of the Assoçiation Francaise d’Urologie in October 1909 (18). Ernst-Louis Desnos treated hypertrophy with a series of urethral and rectal applications (19).[demosmedical.com]


  • CLIENT NEED: Management of care; COGNITIVE LEVEL: Synthesize CORRECT ANSWER: A During the admission workup for a modified radical mastectomy, the client is extremely anxious and asks many questions.[diy-testprep.typeform.com]
Human Papillomavirus
  • Human papillomavirus can lead to cervical cancer.[diy-testprep.typeform.com]
  • Viral skin infections are most often caused by one of three groups of viruses: poxvirus, human papillomavirus, and herpes simplex virus. Skin infections can also be caused by fungi, most commonly yeast.[continentalhospitals.com]


  • The treatment of early stage invasive carcinoma of the cervix (lesions confined to the cervix and vagina) remains either radical surgery, radical radiation therapy or a combination thereof This approach is extraordinarily effective in the vast majority[books.google.com]
  • No Standard Treatment. Issels Treatment September to December 1953 Issels Treatment: 15 weeks of in-patient treatment and 6 months of out-patient follow-up treatment. January 1954 Complete Remission.[issels.com]
  • You are only radioactive when the treatment machine is switched on. So following each treatment, you are safe to be around everyone, including children. You usually have between 2 to 4 treatments. The treatment is the same every time.[cancerresearchuk.org]
  • If the doctor thinks pausing treatment could affect how well the treatment is working then a break may not be possible. How will I know the treatment has worked? After treatment finishes, you will have regular check-ups with your doctor.[cancer.org.au]
  • […] any other treatments that may be available.[macmillan.org.uk]


  • Dr Kjorstad (Chapter 2) has identified adenocarcinomas and adenosqua mous carcinomas as having a particularly poor prognosis.[books.google.com]
  • Treatment and prognosis Complications IUCD embedding IUCD perforation three-fold increase risk of generalised pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) pelvic actinomycosis infection pregnancy-associated with IUCD associated pregnancy with spontaneous m iscarriage[radiopaedia.org]
  • Abstract: This editorial consists of summaries of the discussions on incidence, pathogenesis, prognosis and patient follow-up, and transcripts of the discussions on detection and treatment of endometrial carcinoma, from a symposium held in Carefree, Arizona[popline.org]
  • Younger women tend to have a better prognosis than older women.[glowm.com]


  • A sizeable body of evidence supports the role of both excessive endogenous estrogen and exogenous estrogen in the etiology of endometrial cancer.[books.google.com]
  • Headache and Facial Pain: Headache and facial pain can have numerous etiologies that are important for the clinician to consider.ion for an exhaustive compilation of all headache and facial pain etiologies.[continentalhospitals.com]
  • The most common etiologies include childbearing, removal of the uterus, connective tissue defects, prolonged heavy physical labor and postmenopausal atrophy.[google.com.na]


  • Dozens of epidemiological studies have failed to demonstrate any adverse effects on health, fertility or genetic viability at or below the occupational dose limit.[safety.duke.edu]
  • By profession, I am a biometrician, which is a specialty in mathematics applied to biomedical problems, and am qualified to design and evaluate epidemiological research.[ccnr.org]
  • Am J Roentgenol 126: 139, 1976 128 Brooks SE, Zhan M, Cote T et al: Surveillance, epidemiology, and end results analysis of 2677 cases of uterine Gynecol Oncol. 2004 Apr;93(1):204-8.[glowm.com]
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  • It prevents pregnancy by: thinning the endometrial lining preventing sperm motility preventing implantation There are two main types of IUCDs: non-hormonal metallic (copper) hormonal (e.g.[radiopaedia.org]
  • Wear a detection badge to determine how much exposure you have had to your clients radioactive implants in order to prevent over exposure.[sciencing.com]
  • Invasive measures such as an indwelling urinary catheter should be avoided to prevent infections. 60) D - A high risk of hemorrhage exists when the platelet count is less than 20,000 cells/mm3.[nclexpinoy.com]
  • Possibly useful therapeutic substances that could be utilised in embryo transfer include: · Aspirin (which would inhibit the uterine contractions previously discussed that prevent implantation). • Antibiotics (to treat prior infection or prevent organisms[google.sr]
  • Care must be taken at this point so that lateral dissection of the myometrium into the cornual area is avoided to prevent transection of the tube. The entire fibrous septum must be excised.[atlasofpelvicsurgery.com]

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