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Brorson H. From lymph to fat: liposuction as a treatment for complete reduction of lymphedema. Int J Low Extrem Wounds 2012a; 11: 10-19.

Brorson H. Liposuction normalizes – in contrast to other therapies – lymphedema-induced adipose tissue hypertrophy. Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 2012b; 44: 348-354.

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Damstra RJ, Voesten HG, Klinkert P, Brorson H. Circumferential suction-assisted lipectomy for lymphoedema after surgery for breast cancer. Br J Surg 2009; 96: 859-864.

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Greene AK, Voss SD, Maclellan RA. Liposuction for Swelling in Patients with Lymphedema. N Engl J Med 2017; 377: 1788-1789.

Hoffner M, Bagheri S, Hansson E, Manjer J, Troëng T, Brorson H. SF-36 shows increased Quality of Life following complete reduction of postmastectomy lymphedema with liposuction. Lymphat Res Biol 2017; 15: 87-98.

Hoffner M, Peterson P, Månsson S, Brorson H. Lymphedema leads to fat deposition in muscle and decreased muscle/water volume after liposuction: A magnetic resonance imaging study. Lymphat Res Biol 2018a; 16: 174-181.

Hoffner M, Ohlin K, Svensson B, Manjer J, Hansson E, Troëng T, Brorson H. Liposuction gives complete reduction of arm lymphedema following breast cancer: A 5-years’ follow-up. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2018b; 6:e1912.

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