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A 25-year-old female asked:

What's the reasons of swelling in body specially big head, big belly.swellon legs if sits one place more than hour?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
Depending: On symptoms, it sounds like a typical case of beriberi. Get it checked out.
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
It could be blood : Pooling in your legs from prolonged sitting, side effect of your bcp but it could also mean low protein, heart, kidney and liver problem or hopefully not a sign of tumor. Take care!

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