Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – studies about lipedema and lipoedema

Wounds UK. Best Practice Guidelines: The Management of Lipoedema. London: Wounds UK, 2017.

Fetzer A. & Fetzer S. (2016). Lipoedema UK Big Survey 2014 Research Report. Lipoedema UK.

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Dudek, J.E., Białaszek, W. & Ostaszewski, P. (2015). Quality of life in women with lipoedema: a contextual behavioral approach. Qual Life Res (2015) 25: 401. Retrieved from:

Herbst K, Mirkovskaya L, Bharhagava A, Chava Y, Te, C. (2015). Lipedema Fat and Signs and Symptoms of Illness, Increase with Advancing Stage. Archives of Medicine 2015 ;7:1-8. Retrieved from:

Forner-Cordero I1, Szolnoky G, Forner-Cordero A, Kemény L. (2012). Lipedema: an overview of its clinical manifestations, diagnosis and treatment of the disproportional fatty deposition syndrome – systematic review. Clinical Obesity. 2012 Jun;2(3-4):86-95. doi: 10.1111/j.1758-8111.2012.00045.x. Retrieved from:

Lipedema Project

Fat Disorders Research Society