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    • Combined Lymphedema and Capillary Malformation of the Lower Extremity 

      Maclellan, Reid A.; Chaudry, Gulraiz; Greene, Arin K. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016)
      Background: Primary lymphedema and capillary malformation are independent vascular malformations that can cause overgrowth of the lower extremity. We report a series of patients who had both types of malformations affecting ...
    • Expression Analysis of Macrodactyly Identifies Pleiotrophin Upregulation 

      Lau, Frank; Xia, Fang; Kaplan, Adam; Cerrato, Felecia; Greene, Arin K.; Taghinia, Amir Hosein; Cowan, Chad A.; Labow, Brian Ian (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      Macrodactyly is a rare family of congenital disorders characterized by the diffuse enlargement of 1 or more digits. Multiple tissue types within the affected digits are involved, but skeletal patterning and gross morphological ...
    • Nodular Foot Myxedema Masquerading as Lymphedema 

      Couto, Javier A.; Schmidt, Birgitta A. R.; Greene, Arin K. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Summary: Lymphedema results from abnormal development or injury to the lymphatic system. One-fourth of patients with lower extremity enlargement are erroneously labeled with “lymphedema.” We describe a patient with ...
    • Obesity-induced Lymphedema Nonreversible following Massive Weight Loss 

      Greene, Arin K.; Grant, Frederick D.; Maclellan, Reid A. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Summary: Lymphedema is the progressive enlargement of tissue due to inadequate lymphatic function. Obesity-induced lymphedema of the lower extremities can occur once a patient’s body mass index (BMI) exceeds 50. We report ...
    • Obesity-induced Upper Extremity Lymphedema 

      Greene, Arin K.; Maclellan, Reid A. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2013)
      Summary: Obesity increases the risk of upper extremity lymphedema following treatment for breast cancer and can cause lower extremity lymphatic dysfunction in extremely obese individuals. We report the first patient with ...