Monday, November 20 2023 - Episode 1227
By: Leslyn Keith, OTD, CLT-LANA
Does Lipedema Involve Fluid Retention?
- This episode reviews a paper titled “Interstitial Fluid in Lipedema and Control Skin” by Marisol Allen, Michael Schwartz, and Karen L. Herbst, published in the peer-reviewed journal Women’s Health Reports in September 2020.
- The study aimed to determine the prevalence of abnormal blood vessels, akin to those in lymphedema, in the thighs compared to the abdomen in women with lipedema.