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Is it ok to sew up a hole in commpression stockings for lymphedema?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
If the stocking broke, it is best to get a new one.
In fact, you should change it twice a year if you are using them every day. They loose the effectiveness with use and wash.

In brief: No
If the stocking broke, it is best to get a new one.
In fact, you should change it twice a year if you are using them every day. They loose the effectiveness with use and wash.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
In brief: Ok
Ok but there would be no uniform pressure - might need manufacturer help.

In brief: Ok
Ok but there would be no uniform pressure - might need manufacturer help.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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