https://www.eureduc.eu/wp-content/uploads/post-mastectomy-lymphedema.jpg 544 816 eureduc https://www.eureduc.eu/wp-content/uploads/logo-menu-1.png eureduc2023-02-15 10:09:062023-02-20 08:29:54Physiotherapeutic treatment of post-mastectomy lymphedema
Physiotherapeutic treatment of post-mastectomy lymphedema
The follow-up of patients who have had surgery for breast cancer is most often the responsbility of the general practitioner, the rehabilitation physician or the rheumatologist. They are the ones who will refer the patient to a physiotherapist in case of the development of arm lymphoedema in the weeks following the operation. Interview with Christian Mercier, physiotherapist DE + DU of Lymphology, Le Havre-France.