Current advances in lymphoedema management

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Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2020 Aug 2;81(8):1-10. doi: 10.12968/hmed.2019.0393. Epub 2020 Aug 10.


Lymphoedema is the accumulation of protein-rich interstitial fluid within subcutaneous tissue and skin as a result of dysfunction of the lymphatic system. It is an underestimated, widely neglected and debilitating chronic condition. This article presents an overview of lymphoedema and recent advances in its management.

PMID:32845748 | DOI:10.12968/hmed.2019.0393

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