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Rest/Stress Lymphoscintigraphy in Lipedema Diagnosis

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An interesting study was performed by a group of surgeons in Italy that was published in the peer-reviewed journal World Journal of Nuclear Medicine in 2020. It’s entitled, Rest/stress intradermal lymphoscintigraphy in diagnosis of lipedema. The lead author is Dr. Tartaglione. They propose using rest/stress lymphoscintigraphy to diagnose lipedema in…

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How Estrogen Plays an Important Role in Lipedema

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I’d like to talk about a paper out of Colorado State University in the US today. It’s entitled Lipedema and the Potential Role of Estrogen in Excessive Adipose Tissue Accumulation. This paper was published in the peer-reviewed journal International Journal of Molecular Sciences in October 2021. This review summarizes research…

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