Contraindications to massages or drainages

If you are pregnant, avoid massages before the third month, or in any case report it absolutely. Also, do not go for a massage without medical advice if you have cancer, cardiovascular disease, circulation problems, diabetes, sprain, muscle or joint problems or illness.


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Lymphatic drainage :


Absolute contraindications

• Progressive malignant diseases (AIDS, cancer, leukemia ..)

• Thrombosis and phlebitis

• Acute phase infections

• Tuberculosis and toxoplasmosis

• Cardiac decompensation


Relative contraindications

• Malignant diseases treated

• Neat thromboses

• Renal failure

• Heart failure

• Bronchial asthma

• Hyperthyroidism

• Hypotension

• Nevus