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I had lymphedema since I was eight. Is it safe for me to get pregnant?
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Dr. Khashayar Salartash
Surgery - Vascular
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
The swelling in the leg will probably worsen during the pregnancy.
Compression therapy will help you through this. You need to closely followed and managed by a specialist with a special interest in managing lymphedema.

In brief: Yes
The swelling in the leg will probably worsen during the pregnancy.
Compression therapy will help you through this. You need to closely followed and managed by a specialist with a special interest in managing lymphedema.
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
In brief: Yes, but ...
Managing your lym[hedema will likely be more difficult during the pregnancy.
Good luck!

In brief: Yes, but ...
Managing your lym[hedema will likely be more difficult during the pregnancy.
Good luck!
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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