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Spironolactone

Used for lymphoedema?? My aunty is prescribed this drug for heart failure!! Sh...

I have lymphoedema in both legs and need a knee replacement. Has anyone had this done and tell me the problems they have encountered.

So far I have seen two surgeons and both have not operated on someone with my pr...

Compression Working

I was newly diagnosed some 7-8 months ago and through pushing hard got to see a ...

LSN Patient Conference yesterday

It was lovely to be at the Conference with so many lovely people and I'm sorry I...

49, female, Just diagnosed P.L. legs/arms/face. Just started manual massaging. Now have sudden upper-body sweats 5-10 x day. Is this normal?

Since 14yrs, I've complained to doctors re my ankle swelling condition. Only eve...

I am going to have 2 weeks intensive leg bandaging in hospital but they want me to have restricted fluids and take diuretics.

Everything I have read about taking water tablets to reduce fluid retention in l...

Is anyone aware of liposuction being done in the United States? I have primary lymphedema of my left leg.

Chest pain

I have lymphoedema in my left arm and I think it's spreading under the armpit an...

Top of the morning to you all

I havent been on this site for a while so just thought I would drop by. This ...

Top Tips for self management of lymphoedema

Hi all this guide has been produced by the Macmillan Lymphoedema Project for Sco...

Just over a week till LSN conference

I'm really excited about going to this and really pleased that I have the time. ...

I have a painful ganglion on the inside wrist of my lymphedema hand. (I have lymphedema on both arms following a double mastectomy)

Should I still be doing massage? How is a ganglion treated? Should I be wearing ...

Any one with lympoedema in and

around the Carlisle area love to meet up for a coffee and a chat! Gins

does anyone know if lymphoedema can cause poor circulation in affected limb?

I have been fitted with a sleeve for my left arm. Tried it on yesterday but I h...

Are there any support groups in the RG postcode area. finding dealing with lymphoedema in my left arm more difficult than cancer 9 yrs ago

Is there anyone having treatment with low level laser therapy (LLLT)? Are there practitioners in or near Hampshire?

Still moving with Lymphoedema.

Well I am still coping with Lymphoedema of both legs and wearing the full leg ga...

Coping with Lymphoedema

I regularly read the posts on the site and am frustrated that so many people are...

hi,can,t seem to find a good lyphoedema m.l d,massage in my area,on n.h.s.north london barnet? can anyone help,as I know it really helps.

Just diagnosed :(

Hello all I have just been diagnosed with Lymphedema in my left arm. I found mys...

Living with primary lymphoedema (left leg)

Hi All, I have been a member of the LSN for few years now but this is the first ...