[Surgical treatment for lymphoedema].

  title={[Surgical treatment for lymphoedema].},
  author={Rikke Falsig Vestergaard and Alexander Andersen Juhl and Tine Engberg Damsgaard},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  volume={180 25}
Lymphoedema is a frequent condition after surgical treatment for breast cancer. Lymphoedema causes great discomfort for the patients and is primarily treated conservatively with compression garments and physical therapy. Recently, surgical interventions have gained popularity in the form of lympho-lymphatic anastomoses, lympho-venous anastomoses and… CONTINUE READING