Are there alternative treatments for lymphangiomatosis?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

A diet that is low in fat and high in protein can be used to treat lymphangiomatosis. However, diet is only one part of the treatment regimen. Lymphangiomatosis is a serious condition in which benign tumors grow in the pathways of the lymphatic system. Medications, surgery, and other treatments are often needed to relieve symptoms and manage the tumors' growth.

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