A 52-year-old female asked:
why are my feet and ankles swelling so badly all of a sudden?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Tony Willson answered
16 years experience Family Medicine
Need appointment: Sudden swelling of the legs is concerning. You need to speak to a provider with further details ASAP.
Answered on Feb 24, 2018
Dr. Jeffrey Kass answered
27 years experience Podiatry
What meds: Are you on? Medical issues?
Answered on Jul 4, 2015
Dr. Lee Wittenberg answered
20 years experience Podiatry
Swollen ankles: Swollen ankles may occur from fluid retention, from venous insufficiency, or even from Congestive Heart Failure. So if you have sudden swelling in these areas, it could be a sign that something is wrong with your heart. It is important that you seen a primary physician or your cardiologist ASAP.
Answered on Jul 13, 2015
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