Lecture on Lymphedema

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Lymphedema is swelling of a body part, usually a limb, due to accumulation of lymph fluid from obstructed flow of the lymphatics. It may be primary or secondary. Primary lymphedema is due to a congenital deformity of the lymphatic system. ¬ěSecondary lymphedema usually results from a trauma to the lymphatic system.

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