Local excisions of excessive tissue and deep folds are performed on demand. This helps with the prevention of fungal and/or bacterial infections and allows for optimal physiotherapy post-operatively.
Liposuction at a further stage to excise the remaining lipoedema (hypertrophy of the subcutaneous fat in chronic lymphedema).
Lymphedema can involve the scrotum, penis, labia and produce leaks and a lot of functional and psychological problems.
Lymphnodes transplantation combined sometimes to local excisions, can achieve good results