Lipolymphedema Associated with Idiopathic Cyclic Edema: A Therapeutic Approach

Table 1

Table 1 shows the total intracellular and extracellular fluid volume of the limbs and trunk before and after treatment and the ratio of extracellular water to total water.

Evaluation site

12-5-2016

28-6-2016

Normal values

Total intracellular fluid, patient (L)

18.5–22.5

Total intracellular fluid, patient (L)

11.3–13.9

Right arm fluid (L)

1.50–1.84

Left arm fluid (L)

1.50–1.84

Right leg fluid (L)

4.77–5.83

Left leg fluid (L)

4.77–5.83

Extracellular fluid/total fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Extracellular fluid/total right arm fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Extracellular fluid/total left arm fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Extracellular fluid/total right leg fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Extracellular fluid/total left leg fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Extracellular fluid/total trunk fluid ratio

0.36–0.39

Note. Extracellular fluid/total fluid ratio defining lymphedema.