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Which of the following therapies is most likely to decrease the swelling in this patient? A 25-year old woman undergoes a radical mastectomy with removal of the axillary lymph nodes on the left side. After the operation, she develops painful edema of the left upper extremity.



A. Application of heat
B. Compression sleeve
C. Diuretic therapy
D. Exercise therapy
E. Passive movement

This question is part of NBME 13 Section 2 (50 questions)
Asked by Chachelly, Last updated: Jan 22, 2020

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Answered Jul 25, 2018

Compression sleeve
 

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