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Diagnosing and assessing lymphoedema

Doctors and specialist nurses can diagnose and assess lymphoedema.

Diagnosing and tests

Your doctor will arrange for you to have some tests, if you are diagnosed with lymphoedema.

Assessing lymphoedema

Your specialist nurse or physiotherapist will do a full lymphoedema assessment. This will include measuring your swelling and looking at your skin.

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