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A 44-year-old female asked:

Breast cancer survivor bilateral mastectomy sentinel node removed on cancerous side now have arm and trunk swelling on non affected side is this norm?

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Dr. Michael Thompson
Hematology and Oncology 20 years experience
Lymphedema: Sounds like lymphedema even though a SLN biopsy/dissection was not done (?) on the non affected side. Ask to see a lymphedema specialist for help.

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Last updated May 12, 2014

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