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foods to avoid edema

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Reflux prevention: One of the most common reasons why both of these occur is due to reflux. Stomach juice leaving the stomach coming up into the throat can cause swellin ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all ... Read More
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Too much salt: Be sure you do not have a DVT from travel.Otherwise, yes, if edema is bilateral and you have deduced accurately that excess salt ingestion was the cau ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corinne Kauderer
36 years experience Wound care
Side effects of meds: Sometimes certain drugs can cause side effects that are uncomfortable. Motrin and Mobic (meloxicam) both can cause pedal edema, but if you are having ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Oral hygiene: You may wish to consult a dentist to have your oral health checked. I do not know of a systemic illness that may explain salty taste in the mouth.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Allergy vs Intoleran: Your symptoms speak more for a food allergy
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See an allergist: These symptoms need to be investigated, consult an allergist for testing and proper diagnosis. They may or may not be related to food intake.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Shaw
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
No Salt: Edema has many causes. Basically, if you are overweight, have high BP and /or eat salty foods often, you probably will develop edema. Please check wit ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Swelling: Various causes such as injury, infection, inflammatory condtions, venous insufficiency and lymphedema are common causes.
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A member asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Edema: is SWELLING due to the abnormal accumulation of salt/water in the soft tissue. Hope this is helpful See illustration Dr Z
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Trace: Trace means a little bit.

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