Meige disease

What is Meige disease?

Meige disease is a frequent form of late-onset, primary lymphedema characterized by lower limb lymphedema typically developing during puberty.

Other condition names

  • Hereditary lymphedema type II
  • Meige lymphedema

Inheritance type

Not applicable


  • Worldwide: Unknown

Age of Onset

  • Adolescent
  • Childhood
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