lymphatic system

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Synonyms for lymphatic system

the interconnected system of spaces and vessels between body tissues and organs by which lymph circulates throughout the body

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Manual lymphatic drainage is a specific massage technique which can only be done by a lymphoedemaqualified therapist.
The solution is to cleanse your tissues by increasing lymphatic drainage.
It claims to help visibly decongest the under-eye area by aiding lymphatic drainage and removing the appearance of excess fluid.
Therapies include reflexology, homeopathy, remedial massage, physiotherapy, hypnotherapy, manual lymphatic drainage and medical herbal treatment.
Each treatment involves a combination of vigorous and deep massage movements on the thighs and buttocks which combined with the effects of the gel improves circulation and stimulates lymphatic drainage.
These benefits are achieved in a facial that incorporates lymphatic drainage, exfoliation treatments, acupressure, and aromatherapy.
Altering lymphatic drainage in this manner can be accomplished by performing a light superficial hand massage and then applying a compression bandage.
SAN DIEGO -- Sentinel lymph node mapping of melanoma of the head or neck identifies the unusual lymphatic drainage patterns of these areas, improves staging, and helps identify candidates for adjuvant therapy, Dr.