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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Why does carbimazole cause swelling of feet and ankles?

Why does carbimazole cause swelling of feet and ankles?

Not commonly: It is not a common side effect of carbimazole to cause swelling. Much more common to cause a rash. It is used for the treatment of hyperthyroidism and can cause ankle swelling and. ...Read more

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Does proteinuria cause swollen limbs?

Does proteinuria cause swollen limbs?

In the extreme case: If the urine protein loss is sufficient to cause a drop in serum Albumin below normal (3.0 g/dl), then there isn't enough oncotic pressure to keep fluids in the blood stream and they seep out to the soft tissues, causing edema. Edema from other causes is much more common. ...Read more

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Does cataplexy cause your feet to swell?

Does cataplexy cause your feet to swell?

Possible: Due to the sudden lack of muscle tone this may also lead to the calf muscles being unable to contract and push the blood away from your feet toward your heart. This would lead to swelling in your feet. See your doctor for advice and consider compression hose. ...Read more

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Why does Pericarditis cause leg swelling?

Why does Pericarditis cause leg swelling?

Pericarditis : Pericarditis typically has a relatively benign course in uncomplicated cases. Conversely, patients with high-risk features (ie, high fever, large pericardial effusion, cardiac tamponade, failure to respond to antiinflammatory therapy) are at increased risk of short-term complications. Leg swelling is not a common presentation of pericarditis, but could potentially be a feature of heart failure. ...Read more

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Does Losartan cause lip swelling ?

Does Losartan cause lip swelling ?

Yes, side effect: Losartan is a medication in the group known as ARB's or A2RB's ( angiotensin 2 receptor blockers). They have swelling (angioedema) as a common listed adverse reaction . When searching for alternatives for treatment, I would also steer clear of ACE inhibitors for which swelling is an even more common reaction. Note- swelling rarely can return within 4-6 months after stopping the medication. . ...Read more

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Why does sotalol cause cold feet or hands?

Why does sotalol cause cold feet or hands?

Kidney problems: Sotalol is metabolized or broken down by the kidneys and therefore may create a decrease in the kidney function, leading to swelling and a possible decreased circulation to the feet. This would thereby cause the cold hands and feet. ...Read more

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Does having flat feet also cause peripheral edema?

Does having flat feet also cause peripheral edema?

No: It can cause swelling around the ankles as there could be compression on the blood vessels in the tarsal canal. But, any swelling outside of that region would not be related. ...Read more

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Does arthritis cause swollen feet and ankles?

Does arthritis cause swollen feet and ankles?

Yes: Arthritis can cause swelling that is usually confined to the joint(s) that are afflicted. Some arthritis' are symetrical , meaning swelling/pain of both feet or ankle. There is a possibility that the swelling is due to fuild retention. See a doc the sort out which cause of swelling you have. ...Read more

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Does menopause cause ankle swelling?

Does menopause cause ankle swelling?

Not usually: Menopause by itself does not cause ankle swelling. If you have persistent swelling without injury, i would consult with my pcp. ...Read more

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Why does Prilosec cause swelling in legs, thanx?

Why does Prilosec cause swelling in legs, thanx?

We don't know why: I don't think we know WHY it does it, but we do know that PPI's, including prilosec (ompeprazole) can cause leg swelling, mostly in people that metabolize PPI's slowly. This means that the swelling may be related to higher than normal concentrations of the drug in your system. However, prilosec might not be the culprit. You have other health conditions, so contact your doctor promptly. ...Read more

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Does benazpril cause the jitters?

Does benazpril cause the jitters?

Likely not: Although any medication can have any side effect, typically "jitters" is not one of them. Them most common side effect of the group known as ace inhibitors is a dry paroxysmal cough. Go see your medical doctor to discuss. ...Read more

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Sudden swelling in ankles and feet causes? Can high blood pressure cause this?

Sudden swelling in ankles and feet causes?  Can high blood pressure cause this?

Yes: Having high blood pressure can be associated with increased sensitivity to salt. Even very small changes in your salt intake can lead to increased edema. Alternatively, some blood pressure medications can cause swelling (norvasc) or there could be a problem with your veins in the legs or your heart causing the swelling. Anytime you have sudden changes in swelling you should be checked. ...Read more