Lymphedema

  • Scrotal Lymphedema
    Scrotal Lymphedema Causes and TreatmentsScrotal lymphedema can be the result of lymphedema of the leg that moves up into the genital region, causing swelling and discomfort. If the patient underwent ....
  • Volume Measurements For Lymphedema
    Getting Accurate ResultsVolume measurements for lymphedema may surely be more accurate than the standard circumferential measurements commonly used, but they are seldom employed by therapists. Volume....
  • Lymphedema Massage
    Lymphedema massage is a treatment that has proven to most helpful for those individuals who suffer from lymphedema. Also referred to as manual lymph drainage (MLD), lymphedema massage is one of the f....
  • Compression Bandages For Lymphedema
    Getting Relief with Compression Bandages for LymphedemaCompression bandages for lymphedema patients work by putting pressure on the tissues and stimulating the lymph vessels to keep the lymph flowing,....
  • Muscle Pumps
    Muscle pumps can be quite effective in the treatment of swelling due to the condition lymphedema. Though the pump by itself may not be enough to cure the problem, it can definitely help reduce the sw....
  • Jobst Compression Stockings
    Jobst Compression Stockings for Lymphedema TreatmentJobst compression stockings have been used for years for the treatment of lymphedema. Jobst is a brand name of medical compression garments that ar....
  • Lymphedema Treatments
    Helpful Lymphedema TreatmentsLymphedema treatments consist of Manual Lymph Drainage and Complete Decongestive Therapy, as well as the patient wearing compression garments and practicing meticulous ski....
  • Therapy For Venous Ulcers
    Helpful Therapy for Venous UlcersTherapy for venous ulcers is essential to the patients state of health and frame of mind. Venous leg ulcers are painful, and open the body up to further infection if ....
  • Volumetric Measurements For Lymphedema
    Taking the Water TestVolumetric measurements for lymphedema involve having the patient submerge a limb in water, and measuring the amount of water displaced. This has long been proven to be an effect....
  • Lymphedema Supplies
    Using lymphedema supplies appropriately is an important part of lymphedema treatment and management. However, seeing as there are so many supplies offered, patients and even therapists can become qui....