CVI-Related Swelling: Preventing a Downward Spiral of Worsening Symptoms

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI)-related chronic swelling is often overlooked in clinical practice— but untreated leg swelling puts patients at risk of spiraling complications.

  • Lymphatic overload of protein-rich lymph fluid can compromise local immune response, leading to recurrent cellulitis.
  • Evidence supports Flexitouch® at-home therapy to reduce risk of cellulitis and improve quality of life.