Heather Hettrick, PT, PhD, CWS, CLT, CLWT brings to light the various pathophysiologic causes of lymphedema. She also provides an overview of the magnitude and prevalence of lymphedema on a global scale. Dr Hettrick concludes by defining the differentiating factors within each stage of lymphedema, while also providing clinically diagnostic criteria for associated disease processes.
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