Swelling (Lymphedema) and Cancer

As the title suggests, lymphedema is swelling. It usually occurs when lymph nodes are removed or the lymphatic system is damaged in some way. Damaged or blocked lymph nodes are unable to process the lymph (lymphatic fluid) that flows throughout our bodies normally, and the liquid begins to collect. Thus, we get swelling. How is…… Continue reading Swelling (Lymphedema) and Cancer