Lymphoedema

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Acceptability at Recruitment

QUALIFIED

Acceptability at CT / Work-Up

QUALIFIED

Individual at Risk

Donor / Recipient

Explanation of Condition

Swelling of one or more limbs caused by blockage of lymph fluid drainage. Commonly seen after surgical removal of lymph nodes, radiotherapy or certain infections.

See also Lymphoedema

Guidance

Establish cause and discuss with medical officer.

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions

Version

Version 1, Edition 2

Date of Last Update

1 June 2016