In edema of the limbs following the removal of lymph nodes, the limb is hard, tender, and painful due to lymphatic fluid congestion. In these patients, massage is helpful for all of the following EXCEPT:
A. Alleviating chronic cardiac, kidney, or liver problems
B. Promoting the flow of fluid back into the capillaries
C. Relieving congestion
D. Assisting with the formation of new drainage pathways.
A. Alleviating chronic cardiac, kidney, or liver problems.
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