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Description - Living Well with Lymphedema by Ann B Ehrlich

Lymphedema is swelling caused by the abnormal accumulation of lymphatic fluid in the skin. Lymphedema can be caused by burns, injury, surgery, radiation therapy, obesity, or circulatory problems. Many breast- and prostate-cancer survivors have, or risk developing, lymphedema. There is also an inherited form. If not treated, lymphedema can be painful and lead to life-threatening infections. This book will help you live well with lymphedema through treatment, self-management, and helpful tips for daily living. It will also help you understand how the lymphatic system works, how lymphedema is diagnosed, how to cope with the emotional challenges of lymphedema, how to find treatment, and deal with insurance issues. Living Well is for those with, or at risk for, lymphedema as well as healthcare professionals, caregivers, and friends and family.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780976480617
ISBN-10: 0976480611
Format: Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Lymph Notes
Publisher: Lymph Notes
Publish Date: 5-May-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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