Lymphedema Series Part 2: Treatment
πŸ’₯ Lymphedema Series Part 2 πŸ’₯
Last week we discussed diagnosing Lymphedema and today we dive into treatment.
➑️Gold standard is referred to as Complete Decongestive Therapy. This includes the following πŸ‘‡
1. Manual Lymphatic Drainage
2. Compression Therapy: multi-component bandaging or garments
3. Exercise
4. Skin Care
5. Education
πŸ’―Early detection, diagnosis, and treatment is key! Every at risk patient needs to be screened for this condition.
πŸ‘‡ Comment or ask a question below and we’ll be back next week with part three!

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