Small Numbers of CD4 + T Cells Can Induce Development of Lymphedema
Fibroblast Growth Factor 2
Fibroblast Growth Factors
Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Receptors, Fibroblast Growth Factor
Relatively small numbers of bone marrow and peripheral CD4 T cells are sufficient to induce the development of lymphedema. These findings suggest that lymphatic injury results in expansion of CD4 T-cell populations in lymphedematous tissues.