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you can use ACE elastic bandages to wrap on your legs now.
you really should have a lymphadema specialist work with you to help you with compression stockings
you need a larger medical compression stockings to help squeeze out fluid out of your legs
you need to avoid salt
ask your doctor for a prescription for lasix which can help
you need to elevate your legs above your heart in a recliner as often as you can to help decrease swelling.
you need blood testing to check your heart and your liver to see if weakness of your heart or liver is causing your swelling in your legs
some doctors would recommend that you go to the ER to get ultrasound scans to check for blood clots in your legs.
when can you see your doctor to be referred to get these tests and medical compression stockings?
Jobst is one brand of prescription medical compression stockings for your legs.