Research Article

Dilated Blood and Lymphatic Microvessels, Angiogenesis, Increased Macrophages, and Adipocyte Hypertrophy in Lipedema Thigh Skin and Fat Tissue

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Quantification of capillaries in the leg fat of Non-Obese and Obese participants with and without lipedema (controls). Box and whisker plots of the (a) number of capillaries per adipocyte and (b) capillary diameter measured in Obese and Non-Obese Lipedema participants compared to Controls. Non-Obese groups (Control ; Lipedema ); Obese groups (Control ; Lipedema ).