Lymphedema

  • Pathology Of The Lymphatic System
    The Pathology of the Lymphatic SystemPathology of the lymphatic system has to do with studying the diseases and malformations that take place within this system. For example, lymphedema is a disease ....
  • Treatment For Venous Ulcers
    Overcoming Venous InsufficiencyTreatment for venous ulcers can yield wonderful results, as long as the patient follows the advice of his or her doctor and/or therapist. Venous ulcers occur because th....
  • Lymphedema Treatments
    Lymphedema treatments are terribly important for individuals suffering from this affliction. Failure to recognize and treat lymphedema can have disastrous effects for not only is the swelling associa....
  • Circumferential Measurements For Lymphedema
    Taking Circumferential Measurements for LymphedemaCircumferential measurements for lymphedema are taken to get the best fit when you are buying compression garments. When you are ordering ready-made ....
  • Lymph System
    Your lymph system is only one of many important systems in your body, i.e., the central nervous system, the digestive system, the blood system, etc.. The lymph system is basically responsible for flu....
  • Foeldi Technique
    The Amazing Foeldi TechniqueThe Foeldi technique is called Complete Decongestive Physiotherapy which involves four basic steps to treatment. They are (1) Manual Lymph Drainage (2) compression therapy....
  • Lymphedema Schools
    Lymphedema Schools Offer Expert TrainingLymphedema schools offer extensive training in the treatment of lymphedema. Many massage therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, and ....
  • Physiology Of The Lymphatic System
    The Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymphatic SystemThe physiology of the lymphatic system has been widely studied by researchers and health care professionals who diagnose and treat lymphedema in patie....
  • Upper Extremity Lymphedema
    Helpful Hints for Lymphedema ManagementUpper extremity lymphedema is a risk factor for any woman who undergoes breast cancer surgery that required the removal of axillary lymph nodes. Whenever the ly....
  • Lymphedema Pumps
    Lymphedema pumps can be used at home as part of a lymphedema management routine. The limb in question, generally an arm or leg, will be fitted with a pump so that decongestive therapy can be done in ....