What is Lymphedema?
Lymphedema is an accumulation of lymphatic fluid in the interstitial tissue that causes swelling, most often in the arm(s) and/or leg(s), and occasionally in other parts of the body. Lymphedema can develop when lymphatic vessels are missing or impaired (primary), or when lymph vessels are damaged or lymph nodes removed (secondary).
Important Facts about “Causing Lymphedema”
Treatment for Lymphedema
At Integrative Physical Therapy, LLC patients with Lymphedema are treated with Complete Decongestive Therapy during private, one-on-one Physical Therapy sessions. Treatment consists of the following:
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