A 58-year-old female asked:
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my left leg is swollen and painful i thought it could be a blood clot but the ultra sound turned out fine now my ankle on my right leg is swelling?

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Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: Swelling of both ankles suggests a problem a problem with fluid regulation, which could point to a heart or kidney problem. Your history states you take Motrin. Taken in excess or over a long period, this can damage the kidneys. Suggest you see your doctor for evaluation.
Answered on May 8, 2016
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