I have lymphodema in my left arm and now have Picc in right arm!! I had BP taken the other week in my right wrist? Although when I had surgery they did use my leg very wierd sensation!!
Hi catzooo, very good question - I know it's important that the ANC affected arm isn't compromised in any way because of the risk of lymphodema and infection. I believe it is possible to measure BP using the legs but I'm not sure how accurate it is - maybe your BCN would know. Some of the cuffs can be jolly tight, no wonder you're bruised, poor thing - I would definitely check with another health professional.
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