Lymphedema is an abnormal swelling of a body part, most commonly an arm or leg.
Causes of lymphedema may include
Symptoms of lymphedema may include:
Despite being chronic and progressive in nature, lymphedema may be successfully treated and managed. Fairfield Medical Center has staff specially trained in the treatment of lymphedema. Treatment of lymphedema is accomplished by means of manual lymph drainage, compression bandaging, therapeutic exercise and education in self-management techniques.
To learn more about our lymphedema services or to schedule an appointment, call Outpatient Therapy Services at 740-687-8602.
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