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glossary:thompsons_procedure [2007/09/05 23:14]
Pat O'Connor
glossary:thompsons_procedure [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Thompson'​s Procedure: ======
 + ​Modified version of the [[charles_procedure|Charles'​ Procedure]]. After debulking, a flap of skin was sewn into the muscle of the limb with expectations that this would draw [[lymphatic_fluid]]s into the muscle.
  
 +See also: * [[:​Lymphedema]]
 +
 +* [[:My Life with Lymphedema]]
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 +* [[:​Treatment]]
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 +[[http://​www.lymphedemapeople.com/​thesite/​lymphedema_surgeries.htm| Lymphedema Surgeries]]
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 +[[http://​www.lymphedemapeople.com/​phpBB2/​viewtopic.php?​t=200 |Complications of Lymphedema Debulking Surgery]]
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