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Can allergies cause lymphedema?

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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Lymphedema isn't caused by allergies.

In brief: No

Lymphedema isn't caused by allergies.
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

If by lymphedema you mean intermittent swelling of an extremity that resolves in 1-3 days then yes.
If you mean persistent swelling then no.

In brief: Depends

If by lymphedema you mean intermittent swelling of an extremity that resolves in 1-3 days then yes.
If you mean persistent swelling then no.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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