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What are symptoms of lymphedema?
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Swelling
Swelling of the extremity. www.drlugo.com.

In brief: Swelling
Swelling of the extremity. www.drlugo.com.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Painless swelling
Lymphedema of the legs is usually painless.
If you have painful swelling, it is more likely to be something called lipidema. The hallmark of lymphedema of the legs is that the feet and toes are also swollen. If you can't pinch the skin on the top of your 2nd or 3rd toes because of swelling, then it is probably lymphedema. This is not true if you have edema from other causes.

In brief: Painless swelling
Lymphedema of the legs is usually painless.
If you have painful swelling, it is more likely to be something called lipidema. The hallmark of lymphedema of the legs is that the feet and toes are also swollen. If you can't pinch the skin on the top of your 2nd or 3rd toes because of swelling, then it is probably lymphedema. This is not true if you have edema from other causes.
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Lymphedema
Leg swelling Heaviness

In brief: Lymphedema
Leg swelling Heaviness
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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