A Registry to Evaluate the Flexitouch System and Flexitouch Plus for Treatment of Head and Neck Lymphedema
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The objective of this registry is to evaluate the long term effectiveness of the Flexitouch System and Flexitouch Plus in those with head and neck lymphedema. This outcome data will include information regarding each subject's medical history, symptoms, quality of life, pain, range of motion (ROM), swelling, ease of use, treatment satisfaction, treatment compliance, and adverse events.
Condition or disease
Head and Neck Lymphedema
Device: Flexitouch system with Head and Neck Garments
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects diagnosed with Head and Neck Lymphedema and prescribed the Flexitouch system or Flexitouch Plus system as standard of care treatment
Age ≥ 18 years
A diagnosis of head and/or neck lymphedema
Must be able and willing to participate in all aspects of the registry and provide informed consent prior to registry participation
Head and chest measurements within the following:
Crown of head circumference: ≤ 72 cm
Chest circumference: ≤ 158 cm
Prescribed the Flexitouch system or Flexitouch Plus
Uncontrolled hyperthyroidism or parathyroidism (for which endocrinologist recommends against neck compression)
Carotid sinus hypersensitivity syndrome
Symptomatic carotid artery disease, as manifested by a recent transient ischemic attack (within 30 days), ischemic stroke, or amaurosis fugax (monocular visual ischemic symptoms or blindness)
Symptomatic bradycardia in the absence of a pacemaker