There are 80 people in the Lymphoedema map

Is Lymphoedema hereditary?

Is Lymphoedema hereditary?

Living with Lymphoedema

How to live with Lymphoedema? Can you be happy living with Lymphoedema...

Do I have Lymphoedema?

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Prevalence of Lymphoedema

What is the prevalence of Lymphoedema?

Stories of Lymphoedema

Lymphoedema stories
As I reached pre teens my legs increased in diameter noticeably. It was then my mum watched very carefully what I ate. School lunches for me were cold meat and salads with a piece of fruit. At age 14 I was enrolled at a gym and attended 3 times a wee...
Lymphoedema stories
I have always had large legs and was always told to lose weight.  They kept getting bigger and bigger and finally I could not get pants to fit anymore. My GP retired and I got a new one.  I showed her my legs and she immediately knew what it w...

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Statistics of Lymphoedema

13 people with Lymphoedema have taken the SF36 survey. Mean of Lymphoedema is 1555 points (43 %). Total score ranges from 0 to 3,600 being 0 the worst and 3,600 the best. Take the SF36 Survey

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