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by siteadmin
Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: Links Request
Topic: For those of you wanting your site linked
Replies: 0
Views: 1086

For those of you wanting your site linked

For those of you wanting your site linked here ==> m Read the following : Sites associated with Law Firms are not allowed. We seen an increase of unscrupulous practices by these companies masquerading themselves as medical institutions to sell their services. We are limiting links relating to Mesoth...
by siteadmin
Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: Links Request
Topic: Law firms list masquerading as medical institutions
Replies: 0
Views: 913

Law firms list masquerading as medical institutions

Sites associated with Law Firms are not allowed. We seen an increase of unscrupulous practices by these companies masquerading themselves as medical institutions to sell their services. Below is a list of these so called Law firms submitting their requests into us to be added to the links page. [*] ...
by siteadmin
Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Links Request
Topic: Register First & wait for account activation
Replies: 0
Views: 1289

Register First & wait for account activation

[*]Before you can post your link, you must register in the forums and the board administrator will activate your account if valid. [*]Once your account is activated, you will not receive an activation email announcing your account is now active. [*]You have to keep checking back to the forums and tr...
by siteadmin
Sat Feb 17, 2007 7:42 pm
Forum: LAM Research
Topic: Transplantation using lung lobes from living donors.
Replies: 1
Views: 7823

Extract from m Transplantation using lung lobes from living donors Margaret E Hodson Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, London Margaret E Hodson, MD, MSc, FRCP, DA, is Professor of Respiratory Medicine and Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, Sydney Street, Lon...
by siteadmin
Sat Feb 17, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: LAM Research
Topic: Transplantation using lung lobes from living donors.
Replies: 1
Views: 7823

Transplantation using lung lobes from living donors.

Lower lung lobe transplants

The healthy lobe from the lower part of the lung from 2 adults can be considered as a possible way to tranplant lungs from LAM patient
by siteadmin
Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:09 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: What is the Effect of LAM on the Patient's Lifestyle?
Replies: 0
Views: 4902

What is the Effect of LAM on the Patient's Lifestyle?

In the early stages of the disease, most patients can go about their daily activities, including attending school, going to work, and performing common physical activities, such as walking up a hill. In more advanced stages, the patient may have very limited ability to move around and may require ox...
by siteadmin
Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:08 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: How is LAM Diagnosed?
Replies: 0
Views: 3773

How is LAM Diagnosed?

The diagnosis of LAM can be difficult because many of the early symptoms are similar to those of other lung diseases, such as asthma, emphysema, or bronchitis. Often the person with LAM first goes to the physician complaining of chest pain and shortness of breath that was caused by a pneumothorax. S...
by siteadmin
Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:07 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: What is the cause of LAM?
Replies: 0
Views: 3715

What is the cause of LAM?

LAM is generally progressive, leading to increasingly impaired lung function. The rate of development can vary considerably among patients. As the disease advances, there is more extensive growth of muscle cells throughout the lung and repeated leakage of fluid into the chest cavity (pleural effusio...
by siteadmin
Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:07 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: What are the symptoms of LAM?
Replies: 0
Views: 4251

What are the symptoms of LAM?

A common symptom of LAM is shortness of breath (dyspnea) with physical activity. In the early stages of disease, the person with LAM may experience shortness of breath only during strenuous exercise, but as the disease advances, there may be shortness of breath even at rest. Another common symptom i...
by siteadmin
Sun Jun 12, 2005 9:50 am
Forum: Talk about LAM
Topic: LAM Action Annual Meeting Saturday 11th June 2005
Replies: 1
Views: 6899

Yesturdays LAM Action was a success, I was taken aback by all the LAM Patients I meet and their corouge to say their stories to those of us new in the circle of LAM. It was the first meeting I have been too and meeting everyone an interacting about a disease my girlfriend has brought it home closer ...
by siteadmin
Sun Jun 12, 2005 9:25 am
Forum: LAM Research
Topic: Tuberin & Harmatin Research - Debbie Clements (Fellow)
Replies: 0
Views: 3990

Tuberin & Harmatin / Hamartin Research - Debbie Clements (Fellow)

Debbie a fellow of the University of Nottingham Clinical Sciences. Tuberin and Harmatin / hamartin interaction 'FRET' Tuberin 'tag' dye identifier - Cyan Florecent Protein (CFP) Harmatin / hamartin'tag' dye identifier - Yellow Florecent Protein (YFP) Gene(s) associated to tuberous sclerosis (TSC) th...
by siteadmin
Thu Jun 09, 2005 7:53 pm
Forum: Talk about LAM
Topic: LAM Action Annual Meeting Saturday 11th June 2005
Replies: 1
Views: 6899

LAM Action Annual Meeting Saturday 11th June 2005

TO BE HELD AT UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM 9.30-10.30 REGISTRATION, COFFEE AND BISCUITS 10.30 BUSINESS MEETING 11.05 LAM ACTION NEWS 11.15 COPING WITH PANIC ATTACKS 11.30 RAPAMAYCIN TRIAL 12.00 PR SUMMARY 12.30 LUNCH 2.15 LAM RESEARCH NEWS 2.45 COPING WITH BREATGLESSNESS 3.15 Q&A SES...
by siteadmin
Mon Jun 06, 2005 10:44 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Questions so far...
Replies: 0
Views: 6188

Questions so far...

Questions.. What complications could I expect if I flew to the UK? The colder the air temperature outside, the harder I find it to breath. Is this normal? What is the most advisable form of contraception (you dont have to ask this if its too embarrasing darling, I totally understand) What is the no...
by siteadmin
Wed Jun 01, 2005 8:47 am
Forum: How LAM changed my life
Topic: Unable to sleep.
Replies: 0
Views: 6442

Unable to sleep.

Too little sleep leaves us drowsy and unable to concentrate the next day. This could also result in pain been noticed more, and at an increase elevation.

I have not found any proof of sleep deprivation and difficulty in getting sleep, as a symptom of LAM.
by siteadmin
Wed Jun 01, 2005 1:49 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: What is LAM?
Replies: 1
Views: 4184

What is LAM?

LAM is short for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis - a pulmonary disease which affects women. LAM causes an unusual type of muscle cell that invades the tissues of the lungs, including the airways, and blood and lymph vessels. Over time, these muscle cells form into bundles that obstruct the flow of air, pre...