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Understanding Lymphedema; Causes & Treatments

Posted at 10:54 AM, Dec 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-20 10:54:38-05

People hear the word "Lymphedema," and they might have some limited knowledge or know someone who has been impacted.  What exactly is lymphedema and what is happening within the body?   

Lauren Gressley, a Spectrum Health Nurse Practitioner helps better understand this condition, who is most at risk, and the treatments available.

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