Liposuction of arm lymphoedema.

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Brorson, Håkan (2003)
  • Publisher: Hippokrates Verlag
  • Journal: (issn: 0722-1819)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1055/s-2003-42128
  • Subject: lymph therapy | liposuction | compression therapy | arm lymphedema | lymphedema | Kirurgi | breast cancer | Surgery

Breast cancer is the most common disease in women, and up to 38% develop lymphedema of the arm following mastectomy, standard axillary node dissection and postoperative irradiation. Limb reductions have been reported utilising various conservative therapies such as manu... View more
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