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swollen ankles with a red ring

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: Could be high blood pressure or fluid accumulation from lack of activity.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
23 years experience Sports Medicine
Venous stasis : Venous stasis associated with edema is very common, especially once many reach late middle-age. The veins and their valves allow blood to pool in the ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Several things: Could be from too much salt intake. Could be from improper working valves in the veins that allow fluic to leak backwards into the legs.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possible causes: Some causes of leg swelling can include cellulitis, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins and trauma. Have it evaluated by a professiona ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Venous insufficiency: And venous stasis.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
23 years experience Sports Medicine
Venous stasis : Venous stasis associated with edema is very common, especially once many reach late middle-age. The veins and their valves allow blood to pool in the ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Lofgren's syndrome: I would ask your doc to check for lofgren's syndrome (acute sarcoidosis). A chest x ray should help with this dx. There are, of course, other possibil ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are several possible causes including vascular, cutaneous and musculoskeletal causes. The issue could be a localized problem or a manifestation ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Many reasons: Venous insufficiency, side effects of medication, hypertension, kidney issues, etc see your primary care doctor.
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Joag
19 years experience Podiatry
Vascular consult: Your symptoms are typical of a vascular and circulation problem. Please get a clinical evaluation by your PCP as well as a Vascular doctor. All the b ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Get evaluated NOW: It is impossible to give you any real help over the internet for this problem. See your own doctor asap or go to the er. Infection is one possibility.

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