Lymphedema Tell City, Jasper & Santa Claus, IN

Lymphedema

The lymphatic system is part of the circulatory system and is a network of vessels that carry lymph fluid towards the heart. The lymphatic system is an essential part of your immune and circulatory systems. When a blockage happens in your lymphatic system, swelling of your arms or legs may occur. Improper drainage results in a build up of the lymph fluid in your arms and legs, which can generate adverse health risks.

Lymphedema often occurs after a surgery, such as the removal or damage to the lymph nodes as part of cancer treatments, or due to infected tissues. With chronic swelling, there are many risks, including circulation issues, risk of infection and potential for future injury. It is very important to receive treatment for Lymphedema and to follow up with your doctor on a routine basis. For more information, Contact Us Today at Tell City, Jasper & Santa Claus, IN Centers.

 

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  • TELL CITY LOCATION

    1020 11th Street Suite C
    Tell City, IN, 47586

    Phone:812-547-7770 Fax: 812-547-7784
  • JASPER LOCATION

    255 West 36th Street Suite 100
    Jasper, IN, 47546

    Phone:812-482-7755 Fax: 812-482-7757
  • SANTA CLAUS LOCATION

    5 E Christmas Blvd, Suite D
    Santa Claus, IN, 47579

    Phone:812-937-4970 Fax: 812-937-4974
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