- In stage 1, seamless stockings which are circular-knit could be used (e.g
forte). Any treatment procedure, like Bodyform systems or electrolipolysis, to extract
fluids from fat deposits should be followed by compression to yield the desired
- In stage 2, compression therapy aided by stockings with seam which are flat-knitted
is advised by medical experts. This is to be used simultaneously with mechanical
- In stage 3, complete decongestive therapy can ease painful symptoms. Infrared treatment
is also advisable.
Basic therapy against this medical condition is medical compression garments like
- Lipomed basic
- Lipomed bra
- Lipomed face
Medical compression garments are prescribed by the doctor if required, and the patients
are measured for the correct fit by specialist medical retailers (e.g. surgical
appliance dealers): the user’s relevant measurements are taken so that the compression
garment matches his anatomy exactly.