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    22 Possible Causes for Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity in USA

    • Lymphedema Praecox
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Carcinoma of the Prostate
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Hereditary Lymphedema
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity

      Treatment Patients with lymphedema of the lower extremities must be instructed to take meticulous care of their feet to prevent recurrent lymphangitis. … Lymphedema of the lower extremity, initially involving the foot, gradually progresses up the leg so that the entire limb becomes edematous (marked by edema). … Lymphedema of the lower extremity: is it genetic or nongenetic?[1] [2]

    • Lipedema
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity

      […] of the lower extremities. … […] of the lower extremities by MR lymphangiography. … Lipo-lymphedema; MRI; Lymphangiography; Microcirculation OBJECTIVE: To assess for the first time the morphology of the lymphatic system in patients with lipedema and lipo-lymphedema[3]

    • Pelvic Neoplasm
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Turner Syndrome
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity
    • Secondary Lymphedema
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity

      Abstract The differential diagnosis between idiopathic (primary) lymphedema and secondary lymphedema of the lower extremity is of more than academic importance, for the latter … Secondary Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity This condition occurs in a manner that is similar to upper extremity lymphedema, but can be more severely debilitating because … Twice-weekly completed decongestive physical therapy in the management of secondary lymphedema of the lower extremities.[4] [5] [6]

    • Filariasis
      Lymphedema of the Lower Extremity

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    References

    1. Hereditary Lymphedema | HealthCentral, http://www.healthcentral.com/encyclopedia/hc/he…
    2. Meige disease - Genetics Home Reference, https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/meige-disease
    3. lipedema [Lymphedema People], http://www.lymphedemapeople.com/wiki/doku.php?i…
    4. A comprehensive overview on the surgical management of secondary lymphedema of the upper and lower extremities related to prior oncologic therapies | BMC Cancer, https://bmccancer.biomedcentral.com/articles/10…
    5. Secondary Lymphedema: Its Characteristics and Diagnostic Implications. | Annals of Internal Medicine, http://annals.org/aim/article/679120
    6. Secondary Lymphedema | Plastic Surgery Key, https://plasticsurgerykey.com/secondary-lymphedema/