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Joachim Zuther, Lymphedema Specialist. Read more
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Suction Assisted Protein Lipectomy (SAPL) For The Treatment Of Chronic Lymphedema

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This article is a follow up to the discussion of the role of surgical procedures, in this case suction assisted protein lipectomy (SAPL), or liposuction, as an additional treatment option for lymphedema (see: Liposuction for the Treatment of Lymphedema?).

Please keep in mind that any surgical approach to treat lymphedema should be . . . → Read More: Suction Assisted Protein Lipectomy (SAPL) For The Treatment Of Chronic Lymphedema

Liposuction for the Treatment of Lymphedema?

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Various surgical procedures for the treatment of lymphedema have been practiced for over a century and advancements in medical technologies have led to increased discussion of the role surgical treatment as an alternative or additional treatment option for a select group of patients affected by lymphedema. Recent research indicates that the surgical approach . . . → Read More: Liposuction for the Treatment of Lymphedema?