Arm-sleeve are indicated in the treatment of primary and secondary lymphedema of the upper limbs.
Class 1: prevention of post-surgery lymphedema after mastectomy with or without chemo and radiological treatments. Treatment of mild lymphedema. Prophylaxis of recurrent edema after decongestive therapy.
Class 2: prevention of edema after decongestion is achieved. Post-mastectomy fluid accumulation and edema following radiation therapy.
Post-surgery and post-traumatic edema after basic treatment.
• Uncontrolled lymphedema
• Open wounds
• Arterial circulatory problems of the upper limb