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Stem Cell Treatment

Does anyone know whether there has been any research to date on stem cell treatm...

Lymphatico-Venouse Anastomosis + Primary Lymphoedema

The article in the current edition of Lymphline appears to infer that LVA is onl...

Is Lymphatico-Venous Anastomosis (LVA) surgery available in UK other than at Royal Marsden Hospital?

LSN Newsletter

I just received the latest issue of Lymphline and was really surprised to see no...

Getting really fed up with not being seen!

Hi my husband has lymphedema (since 2009) and frankly has been messed around so ...

Are you able to walk when bandaged following MLD treatment ?

I am having 3 weeks of intensive MLD treatment next week at St Georges Hospital,...

Has anyone undergone amputation with lymphedema?

My husband has lymphedema and has been badly let down by our district nurses to ...

Lymphaticovenous Anastomosis - what does it cost?

This is the name given to the micro surgery procedure that has been discussed on...

Will I be able to have my op?

I have an infection in my legs for sometime now I have taking anti biotics for a...

Has anyone had a hip replacement on an effected limb? if so how did it go?

I have had lymphedema in my left leg for 26 years due to cancer and managed it q...

vasopressin prescribed

My urologist is prescribing vasopressin to eliminate my nocturnal loo trips. It...

Why don't doctors listen?

For most of my life I have been plagued with unexplained weight gain issues. T...

Pins and needles/tingle in toes

Hello, Does anyone experience a pins and needles or tingling sensation in yo...

Hi I have Lymphoedema & lipoedema ( lucky me) having problems with lots of foods, anyone got any ideas what i can eat?

Can't eat pork sometimes, fish, cuicumber, melon, pineapple, bananas, mushrooms,...

Where can I find trousers to fit large calf?

Lymphoedema in one leg only. Problem is manageable but my left calf is considera...

Beach holiday advice

How do you manage going on a beach/pool holiday? I have LE in one leg and normal...

Is having a lymphoscintigraphy scan very painful?

Would you have this test again? How long does it take?

Does anyone know of a nurse who practises MLD in Leigh on sea or Westcliff?

questions about p20 sun spray

hi all after extensive research (aka reading everyone's helpful posts) i got so...

please see my additional info below, it wouldn't fit in:

following full left mastectomy and lymph node removal in 2006 i have slight lymp...

Any ideas?

My arms (I have lymphedema in both) have become very painful. They use to be unc...

Has anybody had an under active thyroid that caused Lymphedema?

My Legs are so swollen i feel like they are going to bust .I have a hospital app...

Does anyone else offer supermicrosurgery for lymphoedema

I am developing my supermicrosurgery service for lymphoedema in Oxford. I am a ...

lymph drainage in Durham

Hi everybody, I'm new here and I wanted to know if anybody knows if there are s...

Lymphoedema Fashion websites

Hello All, Does anyone know of specific fashion websites for Lymphoedema/Lipo...

Fancy stocking question

Does anyone know where I can get Class 2 compression stockings from with fancy p...

Despite all my efforts my arm continues to get bigger - any advice please!

I have Lymphodema in my left arm following breast cancer (chemo, surgery and rad...

Any hints on keeping farrow wraps in there place?

Hi all, am new to asking a q but not lymphoedema. Just started farrow wraps toda...

What to wear on a 4 hour flight?

Hey guys, just wondered if any of you had any advice, I have lymphoedema in my l...

Honey? Does my Arm Look Fat?

IS YOUR ARM FAT? I am not a doctor, only a Lymphatic Fanatic. I am a 6 yea...