Lymphedema pp 579-582 | Cite as

Reimbursement of CDT-based Care

  • Cheryl L. Morgan


Though knowledge about lymphedema and treatment options has drastically increased, reimbursement issues continue to hinder patients’ access to successful treatment.

Lymphedema, specifically related to breast cancer treatment, has garnered the attention of national associations and agencies, increasing the momentum of efforts to improve insurance coverage. This has led to legislative efforts that may eventually improve compensation.


Wound Care Current Procedural Terminology Code Massage Therapist Manual Lymph Drainage Legislative Effort 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cheryl L. Morgan
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  1. 1.Department of Rehabilitation MedicineTherapy Concepts Inc.LeawoodUSA

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