Lymphedema: Qué Usted Necesita Saber

Una serie de tres partes en lymphedema se diseña para ayudar a pacientes a entender este efecto secundario del tratamiento del cáncer.
Lymphedema: The Basics
Learn everything you need to know about lymphedema, including risk reduction and treatment for this condition.
Entendiendo y bajando el riesgo de linfedema
Following some treatments for cancer, there is a risk of developing lymphedema. Lymphedema is an uncomfortable swelling that occurs in the area where you had cancer treatment.
Tratamiento para el linfedema: Terapia Descongestiva Completa
Lymphedema occurs as a result of damage to the lymph nodes or lymph vessels.
Preguntas hechas con frecuencia sobre el linfedema y el ejercicio
You can exercise with lymphedema with a few tips to stay safe.
Preguntas Hechas con Frecuencia sobre las Prendas de Compresión y los Vendajes para el Linfedema
Common questions about using bandages for complete decongestive therapy.
Seguro médico y tratamiento del linfedema
Introduction to what you need to know about insurance coverage for lymphedema treatment and supplies.
Linfedema y Viajar
Travel can include many physical stresses that may affect a body part that is at risk for lymphedema.
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News
Physical Therapy Can Cut Risk of Post-Surgical Lymphedema

Jul 30, 2014 - The risk of secondary lymphedema in breast cancer surgery patients can be significantly reduced by the early introduction of post-surgical physical therapy, according to a study published online Jan. 12 in BMJ.



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