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Dr. William Singer
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Anasarca (Overview)

Reference sites: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/anasarca and http://www.Doctorsend.Info/2012/01/anasarca-causes-symptoms-and-treatment.Html.


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Can you have anasarca without having symptoms of swelling?

Can you have anasarca without having symptoms of swelling?

No: The term 'anasarca' means generalized swelling of the body. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
5 doctors shared insights

Anasarca (Overview)

Reference sites: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/anasarca and http://www.Doctorsend.Info/2012/01/anasarca-causes-symptoms-and-treatment.Html.


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What is the treatment of anasarca?

What is the treatment of anasarca?

Anasarca treatment.: It depends upon the cause. If it is due to right heart failure, treat the heart failure. If it is due to severe hypoproteinemia, the treatment is correction of that condition. ...Read more

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What is anasarca?

What is anasarca?

Generalized edema: Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/anasarca and http://medical-dictionary.Thefreedictionary.Com/anasarca.

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What is the definition or description of: anasarca?

Generalized edema: Reference sites: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/anasarca and http://www.Doctorsend.Info/2012/01/anasarca-causes-symptoms-and-treatment.Html.

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Can you have anasarca without having symptoms of swelling?

No: The term 'anasarca' means generalized swelling of the body. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of anasarca?

Anasarca treatment.: It depends upon the cause. If it is due to right heart failure, treat the heart failure. If it is due to severe hypoproteinemia, the treatment is correction of that condition. ...Read more

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I've had intermittent anasarca since 3wks. EGFR was 32 now up to 48.My blood work looks good now but i have developed Acites. What could this mean?

I've had intermittent anasarca since 3wks. EGFR was 32 now up to 48.My blood work looks good now but i have developed Acites. What could this mean?

Proteinuria (Nephrop: Sounds like u have nephropathy, a kidney condition characterized by protein leaking into the urine (kidneys not able to keep it from filtering thru). There r many causes, most commonly diabetes & high blood pressure (hypertension, HTN), but other causes possible (minimal change disease - MCD, Alport's syndrome, &c). Treatment depends on cause. Talk to a Nephrologist for a clear diagnosis & treatme ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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