Patient EducationMar 28, 2022
Cancer Center Series: Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema - Overview, Screening, and Research
Lymphedema is swelling caused by fluid that collects in tissue under the skin. This presentation will include an overview of breast cancer-related lymphedema and how it is treated. We will also discuss the Lymphedema Screening Program at Mass General and our current LymphVAX project related to COVID-19 vaccination after breast cancer treatment.
Elizabeth Hausman, BA
Brooke Juhel, BS
Amanda Jung, MPH
Link to Attend: https://partners.zoom.us/j/87853941976
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This online program is free and open to MGH staff, patients, and the general public.
The Blum Center has moved our programs online using a platform called Zoom. All programs are free and open to Mass General staff, patients and the general public. To attend this program, follow the Zoom link.
This program is a collaboration between the Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center and Mass General Cancer Center.
For questions about any of the programs, email the Blum Center at PFLC@partners.org or call 617-724-7352.
Event Date and Time
Mon, March 28, 2022, 12:00 pm EST
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