Lymphedema pp 437-445 | Cite as

Special Issues in Pediatric Primary Lymphedema

  • Cristobal Miguel Papendieck


Primary lymphedema in the pediatric group has a special position among the ­congenital vascular malformation (CVM), because the majority represent a clinical manifestation of the “truncular” type of lymphatic malformation (LM; Figs. 53.1 and 53.2).


Pediatric Group Lymphatic Malformation Manual Lymph Drainage Proteus Syndrome Secondary Lymphedema 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cristobal Miguel Papendieck
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  1. 1.AngiopediatriaBuenos AiresArgentina

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