Lymphedema

What is Lymphedema?

Lymphedema also known as lymphatic obstruction, is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system.

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hi, I am morbidly obese and I have lymphedema as well. I have boils, bumps or whatever they are on my inner leg, inner thigh area where the...

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These maybe due to obstruction of lymphatics

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this is pic of my stomach area.I have uncontrolled lymdema.What are these things on my skin?What is going to happen?Is it part of...

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Its lymph collecting in spaces

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Hi Doctor, I am nisha. My husband is not feeling well. he is 31 years old and he is having swelling in both legs (foot) without any pain and all...

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