I Have Lymphedema

Lymphedema anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Lymphedema. You're not alone. 23 People


    I think I have lymphedema !!! My right leg is swallon for years .. There's no pain it's just more swallon then the left and I am so scared ! I'm only 24!! Having tests to confirm but people please tell me it's manageable and it dosent get worse then just a little swelling ! I...
    Lilz88 Lilz88
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 29, 2012

    Hereditary Genetic Lymphedema

    At the age of 12, my right foot swelled up, and it never went away. My family was informed by my pediatrician that he suspected I had LE and I was sent to BC Children's Hospital. As part of having genetic LE (both feet since age 16), I have a slight narrowing of my cervical...
    wisesagicap wisesagicap
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2011

    Been dealing with lymphedema in my left arm

    following mastectomy of my left breast and lymph node removal. Really started noticing it before starting radiation. Wasn't so much the pain as it was the swelling that I noticed. Was prescribed a compression sleeve and have been wearing that regularly.
    deleted deleted
    Jun 14, 2014

    Nobody Knows!

    Its really frustrating when you tell people you have lymphoedema, they say whats that? My lymphoedema is in my legs, it can get really pain full. When i go to my doctors even they dont understand the situation im inx
    cooke78 cooke78
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 1, 2011

    Cure For Lymphedema

    My name is Andrew. I am 24 years old with lymphedema five years ago. My condition got worst over time. I started researching like crazy. Long story short. There is a surgical cure for lymphedema here in Genoa, Italy. No this isn't a scam. I will be doing my surgery July 16, 2012...
    andrewmatta andrewmatta
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 13, 2012
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