LYMPHEDEMA & VENOUS EDEMA 

LYMPHEDEMA & VENOUS EDEMA

Therapy & Management

FINDING RELIEF FROM EDEMA CONDITIONS

The Richland Hospital operates a treatment program that is based on the patient’s needs to treat Lymphedema & Venous Edema. Each individually specified program can include specialized gentle massage to remove and reroute fluid, exercise programs, pneumatic pump, compression bandages and/or sleeves, skin care, activity of daily living adaptations.

Special sessions in precautions and life long self management plus attention to any other related physical needs. Those who have very mild swelling that goes up and down can benefit from learning self management techniques.

What is Lymphedema & Venous Edema?

Lymphedema is the chronic swelling due to permanent obstruction of pathways that carry lymph fluid from a particular area of the body.

What can cause Lymphedema?
When does Lymphedema & Venous Edema Develop?
Precautions to deter Lymphedema & Venous Edema

FIND CARE CLOSER TO HOME

 

The Richland Hospital & Clinics are  committed to offering the highest level of care that's closer to home. Our dedicated medical teams utilize state-of-the-art technology and receive special training to provide expert care to the communities we serve.

We serve a vast area in and around Iowa, Sauk and Richland counties. 

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