LymphedemaUploader: Nikogul 4 years ago Subscribe 10
Special types of bandages are initially used in physical therapy to reduce swelling and then patients are fitted with a compression garment to maintain reductions. A large tumor can grow into or invade the skin and cause painful sores or ulcers. With help, you can learn strategies to be able to manage it on your own. SCCA physical therapist Carol Baltaxe said if patients don't have compression, the lymphedema will "slowly get worse over time. How can integrative care help?