Obrz??k limfatyczny ??? przegl??d literatury


Author(s): Pawel Macek, Andrzej StanisÅ?awek, Stanislaw Góźdź

Review of literature relating to the lymphoedema and diagnostic as well as therapeutic possibilities is the subject of this paper. Lymphoedema being agglomeration of high-protein substances in stromal spaces is the chronic disease and handicaps physical and mental sphere of the patients. Disturbances of lymph flow in lymphatic vessel are being the main reason of the formation of lymphoedema. Inappropriately treatment of lympoedema leads to its fixation, destruction of lymphatic vessel, intensification disease symptoms, skin changes (hyperkeratosis and papillomatosis) and break continuity of the skin. In the paper the authors presented the classification of the lymphoedema as well as characterization of reasons of its formation. There were discussed the most frequent preservative, surgical and pharmacological methods of the treatment of primary and secondary lymphoedema.


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  • Prof. Elhadi Miskeen

    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine, University of Bisha, Saudi Arabia

  • Ahmed Hussien Alshewered

    University of Basrah College of Medicine, Iraq

  • Sudhakar Tummala

    Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering SRM University – AP, Andhra Pradesh




  • Alphonse Laya

    Supervisor of Biochemistry Lab and PhD. students of Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry and Department of Chemis


  • Fava Maria Giovanna


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