Research Article

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

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Measurement of the lymphatic vessel area and perimeter in the dermal skin of Non-Obese and Obese participants with and without lipedema (controls). (a, b) Box and whisker plots representing the quantification of lymphatic vessel area and area/perimeter ratio measurements. Non-Obese groups (Control ; Lipedema ); Obese groups (Control ; Lipedema ) (; ).