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Shortness of breath and swollen ankles

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Yes: If by "TVG" you mean a "tricuspid valve gradient" of 11, this is abnormal (especially if it's the mean gradient) and indicates tricuspid stenosis whic... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Many potentials: There are many things that can cause above symptoms or more likely, a combination of things. To fully know what is going on a full history and physic... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Edema: You are eating too much salt so that your body cannot get rid of it all. Describe to your Dr. Could also be early sing of heart failurr.Does it go awa... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
See your Dr ASAP: You are retaining fluid in your lower extremities and likely your lungs as well. Need exam and testing for heart failure, kidney functioning, and othe... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brent Rubin
Podiatry 42 years experience
Swollen ankles: This sounds more like a medical problem. Check with your doctor to find what is causing your swelling. It may from the heart, liver, or kidneys.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Call 911: "Tingling left arm & hand Heavy chest Shortness of breath" is always a red flag. If you have chest pain and shortness of breath, regardless of its... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Start by seeing: A doctor. You most likely need to have a complete blood count done and a history and physical.
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
See details: You should first of all see a doctor, discuss the issues with him/her and determine what testing needs to be done.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Severe Anxiety: Thank you for sharing that you have “severe anxiety” At age 31, let Wise Woman in you ask for stresses of: •Relationships/ Marriage •Separation/Divorc... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. John Geisler
Gynecologic Oncology 28 years experience
Induction of labor: A few key questions...Were you previously hypertensive outside of pregnancy? How is the baby's growth doing? Has the baby had a nonstress test done?... Read More