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The ability for the circulatory system to deliver oxygen-rich blood throughout our body is as important as the return of deoxygenated blood back to the heart. Blood must return to the heart in order for the heart to pump oxygenated blood…


Which of the following treatment courses are usually considered when treating a patient with lymphedema?

  1. Complete decongestive therapy
  2. Negative pressure wound therapy
  3. Silver dressings
  4. Sharp debridement
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