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A 41-year-old member asked:

What do experts consider effective ways to stop swelling?

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Dr. Michael Miller
Wound care 37 years experience
Whats the cause ?: Your complain is very general. Things that cause that include severe allergic reactions, heart failure, severe malnutrition, severe fluid overload, sepsis, etc. Swelling is a very non-specific finding and has so many causes that identifying the cause takes more than 400 words allows me to help. If it is causing you problems, then getting a doctors opinion should give you peace of mind.

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