Axillary Web Syndrome

Treatment of Axillary Web Syndrome: A case report using manual techniques.

Abstract: Background and Purpose: Axillary web syndrome (AWS) is a painful and functionally limiting complication of breast cancer treatment most likely due to lymphatic thrombosis after lymph node resection. Patients describe cord-like structures in the axilla extending into the distal arm causing pain, limited shoulder ROM and functional compromise.  READ CASE REPORT

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