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Understanding Lymphoedema Fact Sheet
This fact sheet has been prepared to help you understand more about secondary lymphoedema, a possible side effect of cancer treatments. In this fact sheet we’ve used the term lymphoedema. Not all people treated for cancer will get lymphoedema. We hope this fact sheet will help you, your family and friends understand what lymphoedema is and how it can be managed.
Year first published or reviewed: 2017Last updated on: 01-12-2017
By: Cancer Council NSW
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