Items Tagged ‘alopecia’

January 4th, 2016

FDA Clears Marketing Approval for Device to Reduce Hair Loss during Chemotherapy

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The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared for marketing the first cooling cap to reduce hair loss due to chemotherapy. The cooling cap (Dignitana DigniCap Cooling System) is to be used for female breast cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. Certain types of chemotherapy are strongly associated with causing hair loss, whereupon hair […]

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Tags: alopecia, Breast Cancer, digitana Dignicap Cooling System, fda, hair loss, News


January 4th, 2016

FDA Clears Marketing Approval for Device to Reduce Hair Loss during Chemotherapy

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The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared for marketing the first cooling cap to reduce hair loss due to chemotherapy. The cooling cap (Dignitana DigniCap Cooling System) is to be used for female breast cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. Certain types of chemotherapy are strongly associated with causing hair loss, whereupon hair […]

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Tags: alopecia, Breast Cancer, digitana Dignicap Cooling System, fda, Gastric Cancer, hair loss, News, Stages I-II Gastric Cancer, Stages III-IV Gastric Cancer