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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-250
Number of pages4
JournalVascular Medicine
Volume1
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1996

Keywords

  • Compressive therapy
  • Lymphedema
  • Lymphocele
  • Lymphorrhea

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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