Bev-19667 hours ago
Hi all, can someone please tell me how to keep cool in this heat with these daft bloody stockings on. 😅
Flying with bandages
Stephoba day ago
Has anyone ever had any trouble at airport security with bandying on.
I have a 10 hours flight to do and was hoping I could travel bandaged ...
Bev-19669 days ago
Morning gang, for the last month or so when I get out the shower I can feel warm fluid coming from my neather region and it last for about 1...
Anyone with cellulitis? how did you get diagnosed?
loadsofissues10 days ago
wondering if a blood test would show but not sure which test to ask for - thinking of paying for it as NHS Gp's have failed to test for bac...
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Anyone with cellulitis does your cellulitis and/or lymphoedema and/or Vasculitis symptoms change throughout day/night and from day-to-day?
hi anyone with cellulitis - I have burning hot thighs, knees, hips, under the breasts/lower back mainly when I lye/sit down in the eve. When...
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blackcatolja10 days ago
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bellebert11 days ago
Hi I had a Lymphosintigram and it is confirmed that I have primary lymphodema in my right leg. I knew it was definitely Lymphodema but didn...
PamB6913 days ago
Hi, I'm new here live in New Zealand (ex pom). Had surgery for bowel cancer twice 32 years ago. I am now 76. He removed abdominal lymph no...
Positive approach (most of the time anyway..)
Squinny17 days ago
Morning all. Ok so once you've been advised that you are not suitable for LVA are there any top gurus out there to advise/support staying f...
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dnj123417 days ago
After so many years of searching for an answer I was told I have 2nd level lymphedema. I went through the lymph therapy and had several laye...
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Giving my legs some freedom
Bev-196618 days ago
Morning all, got ready this morning got down stairs and thought something feels funny I looked down and realised I had forgot to put stockin...
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Lva surgery results
wfaw20 days ago
Please can anyone advise me on the effect of lva if it does not work?
Before I think about seeing if I am a candidate for it I really would ...
georgemichael-21 days ago
I was fitted with knee length zipped support. I find them very comfortable. Has anyone been able to put them on by themselves. I have to wai...
LVA lymphovenous anastomosis recovery time.
Miaverline21 days ago
Just wondered if anyone can guide me as to how long you were off work as i understand you can damage the lva treatment. Thankyou
Fluid Swelling around Middle and Back
Wilma___24 days ago
After a lengthy spell in Hospital and diagnosed as a Spinal Stroke I have developed swelling around my middle and back what are the treatmen...
Cramps when wearing my compression bandages
Loramay25 days ago
Hi i have lipoedema with secondary lymphoedema along with osteoarthritis in both knees due to a motorbike accident 35 years ago I now have a...
Stephoba month ago
I've just returned from visiting the oxford lymphedema practice and had the dye injected into my foot to see if I was a candidate for the mi...
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Chrissie2a month agoPOPULAR
Having seen the post about a PICC line has prompted me to post. I had a portacath fitted 2 weeks ago as I have lymoedema in one arm and vein...
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Clinic in the Greater London areas ... please
MCB17a month ago
Hi everyone, new to this! Can anyone give me consultants names/hospital or any details of clinics etc. I live in the London borough of Redbr...
Lynne-byna month ago
Hi everyone I've just had my 1St appointment with consultant & I'm so confused. I'm not even sure I should be in this group. Firstly the co...
Radio active iodine
Bev-1966a month ago
Morning all, hope everyone is as well as can be.
I was thinking yesterday and it hurt lol, around 20 years ago I had Graves' disease which I ...
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Tlena month agoPOPULAR
I'm new here. I have secondary lymphadema in my right leg due to having radiation for Hodgkin's disease 30 years ago! This all began 4 year...
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Is this something you have encountered?
Sasa32a month ago
Well to cut a long story short my daughter has a primary lymphodema with vascular malformation/pick3ca related overgrowth in her r...
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Referred back to GP from lymphedema nurse
galtyboia month ago
I was referred to a lymphedema clinic from my gp and was getting first class treatment from the nurse ,and getting measured up every six mon...
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georgemichael-a month ago
I went,t to my first appointment at clinic for Lymphoedema. The nurse was exstremely nice. She assured me to start taking my water tablet ag...
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Cellulitis - waiting for surgery
Kathdextera month ago
Hi I've had cellulitis for about 6 month on & off. Never quite goes at end of antibiotic course, Dr has given me 7 lotts of antibiotics eac...
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Cellulitis, Day 6, any advice?
Broomiea month ago
Hi, I'm new and found this by pure chance. I have cellulitis in my lower leg, which started off last Sunday, I guessed it was this as I've ...
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Bev-1966a month agoPOPULAR
Morning gang, hope everyone is well.
My sister has just moved from Sydney to Spain to be nearer family and wants me to go over in a couple of...
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Becoming a member of the LSN
LymphSuppNetworka month ago
Dear all, it has recently been pointed out to us that some folk on the forum may think that being pat of our healthunlocked forum means that...
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Knee operation in primary lymphoedema of legs
Mon1caMa month ago
I have had a knee arthroscopy recently and a menisectomy which has been effective for the pain I was having. I was worried about Cellulitis ...
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