Lymphorrhea is a rarely described complication of chronic lymphedema, in which the disrupted flow through diseased lymphatic channels gives rise to the external drainage of lymph, often heralded by the presence of an enlarging lymphocele. This report documents the applicability of the Reid sleeve, a novel, conservative form of therapy, in an unusually severe and protracted example of lymphorrhea.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|State||Published - 1996|
- Compressive therapy
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine