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Swollen feet is fluid the cause.?

Swollen feet is fluid the cause.?

Swollen: As stated, there can be many causes for swelling. See your podiatrist and internist for the cause of the swelling ...Read more

Pedal Edema (Definition)

Pedal edema is fluid collection or ...Read more


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I ahve black swollen feet, what do I do?

Depends: Depends on what your natural color is. If you have vascular disease or an open wound with black color, then go to the ed for possible gangrene infection. If it's just swollen, like a bruise, just make a regular appointment with your pcp. Good luck. ...Read more

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Please answer! What would cause swollen feet?

Please answer! What would cause swollen feet?

Swollen feet: Feet can swell from venous or lymphatic outflow obstruction from the legs, from excess fluid in the body, from weak veins with poor flow out from the legs, from too little protein in the blood, from high right heart pressure producing fluid outflow in the legs and other things... ...Read more

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I've had swollen feet for days now, please why is so? Thanks

I've had swollen feet for days now, please why is so? Thanks

@ Ur age wearing a--: -tight knee brace, or tight elastic sox, otherwise U really need 2 have this evaluated 4 a serious underlying cardiovascular origin or renal cause. If U find a cause due 2 tight something on Ur legs, get in 2 C Ur PCP soon. ...Read more

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Feet swelling swollen feet?

Feet swelling swollen feet?

CHF: Lots of causes for swollen feet, see your doctor to be checked out. ...Read more

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Swollen feet, due to sunburn?

Swollen feet, due to sunburn?

Yes: It is quite common to swell after sunburn feet. Most forget to put sunblock on their feet. Elevate and if have problems see podiatrist. ...Read more

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Cause of swollen feet and face?

Cause of swollen feet and face?

Fluid retension: Edema has alot of known causes. Some simple like to much salt intake with your diet, hormonal and in the most severe cases medical conditions such as kidney, heart, liver and varicose veins. ...Read more

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Will dehydration cause swollen feet?

Will dehydration cause swollen feet?

Unlikely: Swelling is usually associated with excess fluid. Dehydration is not a cause of swelling in the feet. Malnutrition though may cause swelling. ...Read more

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Swollen feet & ankles whay dors it CM from?

Swollen feet & ankles whay dors it CM from?

Edema: Swelling of your feet and ankles are likely due to excess fluid trapped in your tissues, called edema. It has many potential causes, including medications (calcium channel blockers, etc), venous insufficiency, arthritis, heart failure, liver disease or kidney disease. It would be a good idea to see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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What could I do for swollen feet on a trip?

What could I do for swollen feet on a trip?

Elevate: Them when you get the chance, try your hardest to avoid salt. ...Read more

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What can I do about burning and swollen feet?

What can I do about burning and swollen feet?

Find the cause 1st: There may be many treatments for swollen feet. However, the more important question is why they are swollen. I would recommend that you be seen by an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon if your primary care physician cannot find the cause of the swollen ankles. One in your area can be found at www. Aofas. Org. ...Read more

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Any advice? What tea is good for swollen feet?

Any advice? What tea is good for swollen feet?

?: I'm not aware of any tea being better or worse than another for its natural diuretic activity but there are people on healthtap who are more tuned into that type of question who may give you better advice. ...Read more

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My son 1yr old have swollen feet I don't know why?

My son 1yr old have swollen feet I don't know why?

Need assessment: If there is persistant swelling, it needs to be checked out.
I would not want to speculate on all the causes. Renal concerns, vascular problems, allergies and autoimmune/hematologic and cardiac conditions have to be considered if it is persistant.
So it is best to see a pediatrician. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have swollen feet and ankles?

What should I do if I have swollen feet and ankles?

Elevate feet: There is pitting and non pitting edema

if you can push in the swelling its pitting so get a consult from your internist for high blood pressure

if you can't push in the swelling this is non-pitting and ice and elevation should help. ...Read more

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I have swollen feet will asperin help anything at all?

I have swollen feet will asperin help anything at all?

Probably not.: Swollen feet have many causes. Did you sustain an injury? Do you have lower extremity circulatory problems? Do you have congestive heart failure? All these conditions, and more, can cause swelling in the lower extremities. Although aspirin is somewhat of an anti-inflammatory medication, it usually does not treat overt swelling. You should seek professional help for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What should I do about seriously swollen feet & ankles?

What should I do about seriously swollen feet & ankles?

See your doctor: Seriously swollen feet and ankles can be related to underlying medical problems with your heart, liver or kidney. Once your evaluated you can move forward with treatment which might include diuretics or support stockings. ...Read more

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Could my swollen feet be because I'm allergic to my partners dog?

Could my swollen feet be because I'm allergic to my partners dog?

Probably not: Most allergic reaction will not have a focal distribution unless it is a contact allergy such as nickel in a bracelet. ...Read more

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Swollen and infected foot. Swelling isn't going down with elevation.

Swollen and infected foot. Swelling isn't going down with elevation.

See a doctor: You may require prescription antibiotics to get rid of the infection, or a procedure to drain the infected area. Please see a doctor in person for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have swollen feet : (what couldi do to have my feet back to normal?

I have swollen feet : (what couldi do to have my feet back to normal?

Let a doctor: Help you find the cause of the swelling. I.E related to varicose veins? High blood pressure? Etc etc. ...Read more

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What causes swollen feet and ankles. They are so puffy I can indent them?

What causes swollen feet and ankles. They are so puffy I can indent them?

Lmultiple causes: Vein obstruction (gravid uterus e.g.), kidney disease and liver failure causing low Albumin leads to edema and heart failure with high venous pressure can all lead to edema. You should see your doctor for an evaluation and explanation. ...Read more

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I have problems with swollen feet when travelling. What can I do to prevent this?

I have problems with swollen feet when travelling. What can I do to prevent this?

Idle Traveling.: By traveling, I assume you are speaking of plane, bus or automobile type traveling. Having cleared that up, your problem is a lot more common than you would expect. Prolonged sitting with minimal leg muscle contraction can facilitate the swelling. The lowered heart and respiratory rates can add also contribute to a diminished and/or weaker return of blood up your legs. Hello swollen feet. ...Read more

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I have recently been off the medication amlodipline, which has then caused reaction of swollen feet. What should I do?

I have recently been off the medication amlodipline, which has then caused reaction of swollen feet. What should I do?

Water retention?: Though amlodipine is not a diuretic, its effect on systolic blood pressure makes blood flow through the heart more efficient. By stopping it and not using anything else, you may be causing a backup which eventually shows up as water retention and swollen feet. See you physician. ...Read more

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How long would you have to be taking a medicine to know if it is the cause for swollen feet/ankles? One side is worse than the other.

How long would you have to be taking a medicine to know if it is the cause for swollen feet/ankles? One side is worse than the other.

Depends: Some medications will cause an immediate same day reaction or allergic response. Others may not cause swelling at all. It depends on the specific medication and your personal medical history. Check in for a follow up with your prescribing doctor or a virtual consult if you are concerned. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I am waking up just about everyday for the last couple of months with swollen feet the right is worse than the left. It can make it hard to walk?

I am waking up just about everyday for the last couple of months with swollen feet the right is worse than the left. It can make it hard to walk?

Pedal edema: You are having pedal edema for some reason, and the underlying cause needs to be evaluated and diagnosed so the correct treatment can start. (vascular issues, overweight, heart issues, liver issues, etc, etc. All need to be assessed for) best wishes. ...Read more

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How to get rid of swollen feet?

How to get rid of swollen feet?

Diagnosis: You have to know what is the reason of swollen feet. Then treat it. ...Read more

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'i have swollen feet that is leaking fluid?

'i have swollen feet that is leaking fluid?

See a doctor: Swollen feet, ankles and legs that weep a clear drainage might indicate lymphedema. ...Read more

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What are the possible causes of swollen feet and bloating?

What are the possible causes of swollen feet and bloating?

Circulation problem: This may be due to a circulation problem caused by lymphedema. This may also be due to high blood pressure or kidneys not functioning. Please see your podiatrist or gp to determine what is the cause. ...Read more

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I have swollen feet that are tender to touch and have a redcoloration. What could it be?

I have swollen feet that are tender to touch and have a redcoloration. What could it be?

Get Checked: The redness plus the swelling could mean an infection. Play it safe and get it checked asap. ...Read more

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How concerning is it to have constant swollen feet and legs?

How concerning is it to have constant swollen feet and legs?

Very: Consistant swelling of feet and legs can be a sign of several problems, including kidney or heart trouble, problems with the veins, ets. You should have them evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a strained muscle and I was wondering if that could cause swollen feet?

I have a strained muscle and I was wondering if that could cause swollen feet?

Very Unlikely: It is very unlikely to get swollen feet caused by strained muscles anywhere in body. ...Read more

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Hot swollen feet?

Hot swollen feet?

Differential: The differential diagnosis for these symptoms can vary from venous stasis to infection to charcot arthropathy. Many systemic problems (congestive heart failure, kidney failure, liver disease, etc) can also cause swelling the lower extremities. I recommend an evaluation by your primary care physician. ...Read more

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How to cure swollen feet?

See your doctor: Swollen feet may be caused by several conditions, such as, heart disease, varicose veins, poor circulation, etc. Have a thorough exam. Swelling may be reduced by keeping your legs elevated, support stockings, and medications. Discuss the treatment options with your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes swollen feet?

What causes swollen feet?

Many things: This could be edema, fluid in the soft tissues. That can occur from fluid overload, salt retention, kidney disease, heart disease, liver disease certain medications, etc also joint swelling can do this. There can be many reasons for that. Your evaluation will look at many of these possibilities to help discern why you have he swelling.. ...Read more

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What works against swollen feet?

What works against swollen feet?

Elevate feet see doc: If the unexplained swelling lasts for more than a few days or is worsening it is a good idea to see your primary care doctor or an internist. Swelling of the legs is usually due to fluid retention. Caused by (heart, kidney, liver, high BP salt intake etc) needs to be sorted out by primary care doc/internist. Unilateral (one side) maybe due to a blood clot, muscle or tendon injury or arthritis. ...Read more

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What could swollen feet indicate?

What could swollen feet indicate?

Further work-up: If your feet are swollen, you should see a doctor for further work-up. In addition to foot or ankle problems it could be due to heart, liver or kidney problems. Also may be due to the veins in your legs not working appropriately. ...Read more

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I have swollen feet and coughing?

I have swollen feet and coughing?

Many possibilities: Need entertained so please see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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What can I do about my swollen feet?

What can I do about my swollen feet?

Swollen feet: To help reduce the swelling in your feet, you should keep your feet elevated when you are resting. If your swelling does not decrease, you should see your podiatrist go further evaluation. ...Read more