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A 36-year-old female asked:

When i eat oatmeal my legs and feet swell. the swelling is also accompanied with burning and redness,like from retaining water. why does this happen?

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Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Poss oat allergy: I would see your doctor and be tested for an oat allergy. I would avoid oat products until confirmed either way. If a true allergy the reactions could escalate
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