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Lymphatic Obstruction

Lymphatic Obstruction: Introduction

Lymphatic Obstruction: A blockage of the lymph vessels that drain fluid from body tissues and facilitate immune system cell movement through the body. Lymphatic obstruction can be caused by such things as tumors, surgery, injury and infection. Obstruction can be primary (as in the case of inherited conditions such as lymphatic hypoplasia) or secondary (as in the case of infection). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lymphatic Obstruction is available below.

Symptoms of Lymphatic Obstruction

Treatments for Lymphatic Obstruction

  • Treating the cause if possible, particular exercises, compression, manual lymph drainage. Surgery may be required in cases of primary lymphatic obstruction
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Lymphatic Obstruction: Complications

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Causes of Lymphatic Obstruction

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Lymphatic Obstruction

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More information about Lymphatic Obstruction

  1. Lymphatic Obstruction: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications

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