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Knoxville, TN
A 54-year-old female asked about a 80-year-old female:

My mother's legs are chronically swollen due to poor circulation. she is on lasix (furosemide). recently her legs began weeping profusely. is this abnormal?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michael Schwartz
Vascular Surgery 34 years experience
Yes: When her legs are very swollen, they can actually weep fluid. Best option initially is to elevate her legs. Should see her doctor for an adjustment in her medication dosage.

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