Q&A: Is there any way to reduce fluid under my arms after breast cancer surgery?
posted on 1/29/2015
Ask A Doctor Question:
after breast cancer surgery.. I have retained fluid under my arms on both side of my rib cage there is hanging skin with fluid ..is there any way it can be reduced as I have a hard time sleepy with these big pillow sacks, also it makes it hard for me to do any manual work like house work gardening..Dr says I have lymphoedama. thank you for any answer to my problem
--Steven M. Lynch, M.D., F.A.C.S.
--Mark Lowney, MD
Fall River, MA
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