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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Posner
26 years experience Podiatry
Support stockings: Support stockings can prevent fluid accumulation in the ankles and legs. See your local foot doc for the correct size and pressure and an evaluation f ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Ignoring problem: Diabetes is a serious metabolic illness ,need constant medical care if neglected and untreated will lead serious problems , may lead to not only lo ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Ankle swelling: A sign seen in many conditions. Start with your General Physician. Referral to a Cardiologist may be in order.
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Many things: Swelling can brpe due to hypertension, salt, alcohol, poor circulation, injury and many moe. Check with your doctor.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Ankle swelling: There are multiple possiblities for ankle swelling in a 29 year old. Your doctor can take a history and examine you and determine which are likely cau ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
39 years experience Podiatry
Venous insufficiency: Most likely a problem with the veins and the more you stand throughout the day the more venous stasis. Putting on compression or support stockings be ... Read More
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A 88-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Edema: Many things can cause swelling of your feet and ankles. Local factors such as venous insufficiency or varicose veins, or phlebitis or blood clots of ... Read More
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Dr. David Rizzieri
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Multiple reasons: While the cll illness and the therapies can sometimes cause fluid retention, that is not typical, unless they are affecting the kidney function. It i ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Willson
16 years experience Family Medicine
Need appointment: Sudden swelling of the legs is concerning. You need to speak to a provider with further details ASAP.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Post skin Trauma: This sure sounds normal and expected. I do not know what question you are asking given the way your question is written, but any skin trauma, includin ... Read More

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