The problem of post-breast cancer lymphedema: impact and measurement issues.

@article{Armer2005ThePO,
  title={The problem of post-breast cancer lymphedema: impact and measurement issues.},
  author={Jane M Armer},
  journal={Cancer investigation},
  year={2005},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={76-83}
}
Breast cancer treatment is recognized as the most common cause of secondary lymphedema (LE) in the developed countries of the world. LE occurs as both an acute and chronic health condition in which significant and persistent swelling is associated with an abnormal accumulation of protein-rich fluid. The impact of LE is significant on a wide range of daily… CONTINUE READING