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My left leg swells down to my feet when I stand and walk it goes down once I ldown and elivate it I have checked my heart ad kidney and it came back o?

My left leg swells down to my feet when I stand and walk it goes down once I ldown and elivate it I have checked my heart ad kidney and it came back o?

Sluggish return.....: It sounds as though you need to have the veins on your leg evaluated for valve problems. While they're at it, a check for inflammation of the veins might be in order. ...Read more

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Operation on heart, start from foot, why is this?

Operation on heart, start from foot, why is this?

Suspect youmean bypa: During coronary artery bypass graft surgery, the veins from your legs need to be harvested and "prepped" in order to be ready to use as conduits for the diseased coronary arteries. That is why, typically a physician's assistant or fellow in training cuts the legs while the chest is being opened up by the surgeon. ...Read more

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My akle and foot hearts my brother pushed the couch onto my leg and now it really herts what should I do?

My akle and foot hearts my brother pushed the couch onto my leg and now it really herts what should I do?

Have it evaluated: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. One would need to do a thorough history and physical exam and possibly some radiology exams to determine the exact cause. Have it evaluated by a professional to see if you have fractured it of if it is just a soft tissue injury such as a contusion or a sprain. You may have injured nerves, blood vesicles, muscles, ligaments or tendons. ...Read more

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Is pain on the arch of my foot connected to my heart?

Is pain on the arch of my foot connected to my heart?

Not directly: The pain may be related to circulation, but there probably is no direct foot-to-cardiac relationship. ...Read more

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Does your kidney have your feet swole im 46 with heart problems

Does your kidney have your feet swole im 46 with heart problems

See below: Kidney trouble especially with heart trouble can cause swelling of the feet. ...Read more

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When I am standing up, the heart rate is always above 100 and sometimes even 120. Weight is 50 kg and height 6 feet?

When I am standing up, the heart rate is always above 100 and sometimes even 120. Weight is 50 kg and height 6 feet?

Tachycardia: Common causes of tachycardia - or a elevated heart rate is people are dehydrated. If your from india I am sure you are dehydrated from all the humidity in the air. Drink plenty of fluids. If your heart still has an elevated rhythm obtain an EKG to determine if there is an abnormal electrical arrhythmia that needs to be treated. You may have PVC's or atrial fibrillation. get checked. ...Read more

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Why does the top of my foot heart. Not doing anything just relaxing and the next the I know I get sharp pains in the top of my foot.?

Why does the top of my foot heart. Not doing anything just relaxing and the next the I know I get sharp pains in the top of my foot.?

Possible neuropathy: Which may have a local or more proximal cause. It is persists see a neurologist for emg/ncv studies. ...Read more

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I do have swelling in my legs and feet why doese it fell like things are cawiig on me I do have corney heart diease I am on meds to

I do have swelling in my legs and feet why doese it fell like things are cawiig on me I do have corney heart diease I am on meds to

Many possibilities: The feeling of bugs crawling on your skin can be caused by a variety of different conditions some of which including peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia, vitamin B12 deficiency, Morgellons disease and side effects to medications. Discuss it with you physician and have them help you determine the cause. ...Read more

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I was told, dark patches on my feet inside my below my ankles and at the side of my feet means I could have a heart problem. Is that true?

I was told, dark patches on my feet inside my below my ankles and at the side of my feet means I could have a heart problem. Is that true?

Vascular problem: Dark patched on both ankle can be a sign of venous insufficiency. Trauma causing bleeding under the skin as well as surgery can cause these patches as well but usually worse on the side that the surgery was performed.

See dermatologist or vascular surgeon for conformation ...Read more

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I work 80 hrs/week. High stress and on my feet all day. Heart palps at night. How can I address and correct? Smoker only at night after work.

I work 80 hrs/week. High stress and on my feet all day. Heart palps at night. How can I address and correct? Smoker only at night after work.

Long work hours: See your pcp to evaluate palpitations. Nicotine can trigger palpitations. Ask about smoking cessation help. Your long work hours are unhealthy. Seek counseling for ways to cut back your work hours and stress management. Although you are young, the stress of an 80 hr work week may already be taking a toll on your health. See:http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/stress-management/basics/stress-basics/hlv-20049495 I hope this helps. ...Read more

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My heart is fine, so wwat could cause spasms and pains in my left foot or leg?

My heart is fine, so wwat could cause spasms and pains in my left foot or leg?

My heart is fine..: Spasms and pains in lower extremity could develop from l4-l5-s1 disc herniation, anything that compresses spinal cord in that region, as well as narrowing or occlusion of the arteries. You can see a podiatrist who can rule out the cause of the problem or get a vascular and neurological consult. ...Read more

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Does tinging in feet and legs have anything to do with your heart?

Does tinging in feet and legs have anything to do with your heart?

Possible neuropathy: Depending on the affected nerves, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Neuropathy may affect your digestive system, urinary tract, blood vessels and the heart. For some people, the symptoms are mild; for others, it can be painful and disabling. ...Read more

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Can congestive heart failure make your feet swollen?

Can congestive heart failure make your feet swollen?

Yes.: There are many reasons why your feet may swell. One of them is congestive heart failure. Others include liver disease, nephrotic syndrome, and chronic venous insufficiency. Your dr. Should be able to sort this out. ...Read more

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How long are you in the MRI machine for a heart scan? Can they put you in feet first?

How long are you in the MRI machine for a heart scan? Can they put you in feet first?

About 45 mins: Most scanners would put you in head first. The scan length varies but should be around 45 minutes. Most scanners let you wear their headphones and listen to music if you wish. At the very least they will give you ear plugs as the MRI is loud. ...Read more

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I can see my heart beating below my ankles in both feet, plus my feet are always cold. Is this normal?

I can see my heart beating below my ankles in both feet, plus my feet are always cold. Is this normal?

Probably: It is most likely that you are seeing your dorsal artery in you foot throbbing with each contraction of your heart.
Cold feet don't mean much, as long as the color is good an the skin of the foot and toes seem healthy.
Also seeing all the pulsing most likely means decent blood flow to the foor ...Read more

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I have a spur in the side of my right foot, cannot remove, fluid build up from heart failure, want heal, what can I do?

I have a spur in the side of my right foot, cannot remove, fluid build up from heart failure, want heal, what can I do?

Custom foot wear: The combination of a bone spur and fluid build up (edema) from heart failure is difficult to treat. Your medical condition makes a surgical procedure high risk. If the spur is causing difficult with shoewear a custom shoe that is prushed out or pad can help. If the spur is due to arthritis a custom shoe with an cushioning orthotic can help for foot spurs or a brace for ankle spurs/arthritis. ...Read more

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My heart rate seems to start beating really fast and hard even after walking a couple of feet. Accompanied with occasional chest pain.?

My heart rate seems to start beating really fast and hard even after walking a couple of feet. Accompanied with occasional chest pain.?

Chest pain: You don't say your age, but anytime I hear of someone who has chest pain accompanied by palpitations, especially with exertion, alarm bells ring in my head. You need to see your doctor immediately, or if you are having more chest pain go to the emergency room. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more

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While playing footballe I got heart in my right foot first fingure it is swelling and paining me very much what should I do for instant relief?

While playing footballe I got heart in my right foot first fingure it is swelling and paining me very much what should I do for instant relief?

Supportive to start: Such injuries require you stay off of it and rest it. Ice packs are good for the initial 24-48 hours. Keeping the foot elevated will help with managing the swelling. Anti-inflammatories help as well. This should get x-rayed asap. The sooner the extent of injury is known, the better and expedient the recovery. ...Read more

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I'm 41 and recently started smoking again. I've lost weight but recently I've had strange issues. If I walk like 30 feet my heart pounds and my chest?

I'm 41 and recently started smoking again. I've lost weight but recently I've had strange issues. If I walk like 30 feet my heart pounds and my chest?

Smoking strains: The lungs and the heart sooner or later. Please see you doc to rule out medical conditions and consider becoming smoke free once again. You did it before and can do it again. Peace and health to you. ...Read more

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How can you relieve pain in swollen feet due to heart problems?

Compression stocking: Aside from diuretics prescribed by your cardiologist, elevating legs at rest, avoiding salt in diet and the use of compression stockings. ...Read more