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why are my hands and feet swollen

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
.: Could be dependent edema from layin still at night, but if have not seen doc recently may want to go for check up.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Dont worry/get check: You should consult your doctor to find the cause as it is not normal for hands and feet to swell up on and off it may be simple water retention.But m ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Parasthesia: Are commonly due to neuropathy which could be cervical or carpal tunnel or diabetic. Need further evaluation
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible raynaud's: Raynaud's disease is a condition that causes some areas of your body — such as your fingers, toes, the tip of your nose and your ears — to feel numb a ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are multiple potential causes, a good medical checkup would probably be a good place to start.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Need exam: Swelling of the legs and feet can be caused by several things including biut not limited to venous insufficiency, dependant edema, independant edema, ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. David Tobin
37 years experience Podiatry
Medication: If you have started on a new medication this may be a side effect. Talk with your doctor.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You may have hyperthyroidism, anemia, or several other causes for these symptoms. Get a complete evaluation, including specialty consult if necessar ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are several possible causes. You should have a doctor evaluate the issue and then you will know.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Raynauds: It is probably a vascular disorder that causes what you have. Sometimes Aspirin can help. Get evaluation from medical doctor.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
See a neurologist: A lot more info. Is needed. See a neurologist.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
28 years experience Pain Management
Cold hands: There are many causes of cold extremities. You are probably too young for severe peripheral vascular disease. There are other conditions - reynauds ... Read More
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A 93-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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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Hot hands and feet: More serious causes of burning feet are alcoholism, nerve damage, thyroid dysfunction, blood disorders diabetic neuropathy, hiv/aids, kidney failure, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
A # of things: There are a number of things that can cause this. Electrolyte imbalances or rheumatoid arthritis are two possibilities. Go to your primary care physi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric L. Weiss
36 years experience Travel Medicine
Edema: Having both feet swollen is typically a sign of edema, resulting from relatively poor circulation (sometimes poor veins, rarely poor heart pumping) an ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Hmm usually: Poor circulation ask yoru doctor. Do you have known pvd?
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Tressler
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Blood flow pattern: One common reason is that our hands and feet are locations of terminal circulation, therefore the blood flow pattern is different in these areas. The ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Possible : Raynaud's syndrome, this is a disorder where the small blood vessels go into vasospasm so blood does not constantly flow. Mention it to your doctor o ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many possibilites: Allergies to environmental substances such as cleansers or possibly allergies to metals in a ring. See your doc.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Diamond
44 years experience Family Medicine
Many reasons: Many reasons, check this with your doctor.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You may have : A condition called raynaud's . This is a vasospasm of the small blood vessels and can occur in extremities.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
24 years experience Hand Surgery
Allergy?: Have you taken a new medicine or been exposed to something new? Swelling and itching are often signs of an allergic reaction to something. If you don' ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Degirolamo
19 years experience Podiatry
Need more info: Are you diabetic? Have you been checked for diabetes.? Is the hurt a burning, tingling, numbness or sensitivity? Are your hands and feet swollen? ... Read More

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