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What is a lymphedema pump?
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
3 doctors agree
In brief: Sequentialcompressio
Lymphedema pumps compress and relax air to facilitate fluid movement from periphery to center of body.

In brief: Sequentialcompressio
Lymphedema pumps compress and relax air to facilitate fluid movement from periphery to center of body.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Sequential compressi
Lymphedema pumps use wave like compression and relaxation to move fluid from periphery towards heart which is called pneumatic sequential compression.

In brief: Sequential compressi
Lymphedema pumps use wave like compression and relaxation to move fluid from periphery towards heart which is called pneumatic sequential compression.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Inflated boot
A lymphedema pump looks like a big plastic boot that you put on an it inflates sequentially to move the lymph [ fluid in your leg tissues] toward the heart.
The wave like compression and relaxation to moves fluid from periphery towards heart which is called pneumatic sequential compression. It feels good too.

In brief: Inflated boot
A lymphedema pump looks like a big plastic boot that you put on an it inflates sequentially to move the lymph [ fluid in your leg tissues] toward the heart.
The wave like compression and relaxation to moves fluid from periphery towards heart which is called pneumatic sequential compression. It feels good too.
Dr. Thomas Wright
Dr. Thomas Wright
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Lymphedema
It's a pump that recirculate the lymph fluid more rapidly It's a great help to help lymphedema

In brief: Lymphedema
It's a pump that recirculate the lymph fluid more rapidly It's a great help to help lymphedema
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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