A woman posted her lymphedema condition on twitter. Lymphedema is the Swelling of the arm or leg caused by a blockage in the lymphatic system. This condition is caused by a blockage in the lymphatic system, which is part of the immune and circulatory system. The most common cause of lymphedema is the removal or damage of lymph nodes as a result of cancer treatment.
Lymphedema is tissue swelling caused by the accumulation of protein-rich fluid that is normally drained through the body's lymphatic system. It most commonly affects the arms or legs, but can also occur on the chest wall, abdomen, neck, and genitals. Lymph nodes are an important part of the lymphatic system. Lymphedema can be caused by cancer treatments that remove or damage lymph nodes. Any problem that hinders lymphatic drainage can lead to lymphedema.
This condition cannot be cured , it can only be controlled. They only control the swelling and prevent it from getting even worse. Making sure that you you keep your body at a healthy weight.
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