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Are you more prone to lymphedema if you have lupus?

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Dr. Alan Koslow
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Nothing I could find

There are a couple a case studies but nothing more then that.
So i would not think it is common if it really happens at all.

In brief: Nothing I could find

There are a couple a case studies but nothing more then that.
So i would not think it is common if it really happens at all.
Dr. Alan Koslow
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: Yes

Any chronic disease process and autoimmune disease can create secondary lymphedema.

In brief: Yes

Any chronic disease process and autoimmune disease can create secondary lymphedema.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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