Intermittent Pneumatic Compression in Women With Lipo-lymphedema
An Investigator-initiated Study Assessing the Effect of Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (IPC) on Symptoms and Quality of Life in Women With Lipo-lymphedema (Lipedema With Swelling)
Lead Sponsor: Thomas Wright, MD
Collaborator: Tactile Medical
Interventions will include Flexitouch Plus pneumatic compression device, which provides in-home manual lymphatic drainage therapy in the legs for approximately 1 hour daily. Conservative care may include 30-40 mmHg graduated compression up to waist, dietary counseling, exercise, and/or referral for complete decongestive therapy.