We thank the patients who kindly volunteered for this study. We thank S. G. Thilina Rathnasekara, R. A. Amila Chamara, Rohan M. Wickramasinghe, and Achala Sampath for their assistance with study measurements and Kanchana K. Vidnapathirana for her secretarial work. We thank Nathan Frank from LymphaTech for his assistance in developing the 3D imaging system for this study and Jakob Budge for help with data transcription.
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