Monday, February 13, 2012

Lymphedema Genetics

When I originally became active in online groups, blogs, and websites, there were only two genes identified as being involved with causing hereditary lymphedema.

Now, eight specific genes have been identified as causing several hereditary lymphedema syndromes and associated syndromes with lymphatic malformations or dysplasia.

At our main webste, Lymphedema People, we have complete information pages on each one: