The pain can cause so much concern that the woman seeks help in health care. Medical records were analyzed to retrieve the demographic, clinical, and histologic characteristics. The Social Insurance Institution Kela provides discretionary orientation courses as rehabilitation for people with cancer and their loved ones. The true incidence of such injuries in this setting however, remains unknown. When that happens, you may want to use a wig. Author manuscript; available in PMC Sep
A swollen hand can be rehabilitated with physiotherapy in addition to lymph drainage, as well as with exercises and if necessary using a sling or some other assistive means.
Cold thermal injury from cold caps used for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia
Mastalgia with no other symptoms other than pain, soreness, discomfort or heaviness in the breasts is not a symptom of breast cancer. The latter involves tissues beneath the skin e. During her third cycle however, she experienced a hypersensitivity reaction to paclitaxel, and the infusion was terminated; the cold cap was removed and not used in the post-infusion period. Severe frostbite of rare location. You may need to use assistive devices during and following treatment. If you are receiving physiotherapy at a private clinic, the Social Insurance Institution Kela will reimburse you a part of your expenses.