Definition of Lymphedema. Meaning of Lymphedema. Synonyms of Lymphedema

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Definition of Lymphedema

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Meaning of Lymphedema from wikipedia

- Lymphedema, also known as lymphoedema and lymphatic edema, is a condition of localized swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system. The lymphatic...
- Lymphedema praecox is a condition characterized by swelling of the soft tissues in which an excessive amount of lymph has ac****ulated, and generally develops...
- Milroy's disease (MD) is a familial disease characterized by lymphedema, commonly in the legs, caused by congenital abnormalities in the lymphatic system...
- deep vein thrombosis, infections, angioedema, certain medications, and lymphedema. It may also occur due to prolonged sitting or standing and during menstruation...
- rare cancer which occurs in long-standing cases of primary or secondary lymphedema. It involves either the upper or lower lymphedematous extremities but...
- similarly include lipohypertrophy, chronic venous insufficiency, and lymphedema. A number of treatments may be useful including physiotherapy and exercise...
- of onset: congenital lymphedema, lymphedema praecox, and lymphedema tarda. Congenital lymphedema presents at birth. Lymphedema praecox presents from...
- treating lymphedema and further studies are needed. A 2013 systematic review of manual lymphatic drainage with regard to breast cancer related lymphedema found...
- Meige disease, or Meige lymphedema is a genetic disorder in which lymphedema later develops. Meige disease is a primary lymphedema that is not caused by...
- Without functioning lymph vessels, lymph cannot be effectively drained and lymphedema typically results. The afferent lymph vessels enter at all parts of the...
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