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Diseases » Meige's lymphedema » Summary

What is Meige's lymphedema?

What is Meige's lymphedema?

  • Meige's lymphedema: A rare inherited condition where tissue swelling (mainly involving the legs) occurs because of blockage of lymphatic drainage system. Onset is after 35 years.

Meige's lymphedema: Introduction

Types of Meige's lymphedema:

Broader types of Meige's lymphedema:

Who gets Meige's lymphedema?

Gender Ratio for Meige's lymphedema: female predominance

How serious is Meige's lymphedema?

Prognosis of Meige's lymphedema: chronic permanent condition which doesn't affect life span
Complications of Meige's lymphedema: see complications of Meige's lymphedema

What causes Meige's lymphedema?

Causes of Meige's lymphedema: see causes of Meige's lymphedema

What are the symptoms of Meige's lymphedema?

Symptoms of Meige's lymphedema: see symptoms of Meige's lymphedema

Complications of Meige's lymphedema: see complications of Meige's lymphedema

Onset of Meige's lymphedema: after 35 years

Meige's lymphedema: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Meige's lymphedema.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Meige's lymphedema: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Meige's lymphedema.
Treatments for Meige's lymphedema: see treatments for Meige's lymphedema

Name and Aliases of Meige's lymphedema

Main name of condition: Meige's lymphedema

Other names or spellings for Meige's lymphedema:

Lymphoedema praecox, Lymphedema hereditary type 2, lymphedema, hereditary II (Miege), Meige lymphedema, lymphedema, hereditary, II, lymphedema, late-onset, lymphedema praecox

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