Intralymphatic steroid therapy for lymphoedema: preliminary studies.


Lymph node fibrosis is a significant feature in patients with primary lymphoedema. Its importance in causing obstruction to the flow of lymph has lead to this study which is an attempt to reduce the effect of fibrosis by treatment with a corticosteroid preparation administered by direct intralymphatic infusion. In a pilot study, twenty patients received an… (More)


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