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Old 04-21-2011, 12:35 PM   #1
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lymphedema in lower leg

just wondering can you get lymphedema following harvested vein removal in leg afterwards.

 
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Old 08-29-2011, 10:26 AM   #2
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Re: lymphedema in lower leg

You can get Lymphodeama after surgery but this will have to be confirmed with your consultant, GP or MacMillian Lymphodeama Specalist.

 
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Old 03-04-2012, 08:59 AM   #3
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Re: lymphedema in lower leg

I have had lymphdema in both ankles for 30yrs and still trying to come to terms with it.
Unfortunately it will never go away unless you wear compression garments see a L/O therapist for advice do not have blood pressure taken on the affected limb and no injections

 
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Old 03-04-2012, 09:00 AM   #4
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Re: lymphedema in lower leg

I have had lymphdema in both ankles for 30yrs and still trying to come to terms with it.
Unfortunately it will never go away unless you wear compression garments see a L/O therapist for advice do not have blood pressure taken on the affected limb and no injections

 
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