Surviving Cancer

Other Physical Changes

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1. Lymphedema or swelling can occur

That's correct. D is the correct answer.

Lymphedema is swelling that occurs when lymph fluids build up under the skin. It can occur after radiation or surgery to treat any type of cancer. It can also be caused by other health conditions, such as heart disease.