World Lymphedema Day!

World Lymphedmea Day is a day of advocacy to spread the word about lymphatic diseases including: Primary and secondary lymphedema (LE), lipedema (LI), lymphatic filariasis (LF), lymphatic malformations(LM), and the full lymphatic continuum (LC) of diseases impacted by the lymphatic system. In North American, the most common cause of lymphedema is lymph node resection as part of surgical cancer management. The incidence of lymphedema post-surgical intervention for breast cancer ranges from 6%–50%… Read More