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Headache And Swollen Feet
Heart failure: The upper abdominal swelling, swollen feet and headache could all be related. It merits a careful medical examination. Hypertension, if it exists, can cause headaches and heart failure; the heart failure can cause a congested (swollen) liver and edema (swelling) of ones feet. Usually, one tries to explain multiple symptoms with as few causes as possible. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
I am 30 weeks pregnant and have had diarrhea for almost three weeks now constant literally 7-12 times a day. Severe lower back pain, headaches and swollen feet. Is this normal?
I would be concerned: And contact my oby-gyn. You can easily get dehydrated. I would also be concerned of the etiology of the condition. ...Read more
What can cause lower back pain, cramping in lower part of stomach, headache's, swollen feet (once), & hips pain. Can it be my period?
1 ovary & 1 tube removed other tube was cut. Period is late but spotting for 1 day. Sore breast, bad itching, headaches, swollen feet. Pregnant?
Possible: Why not get a pregnancy test? Cheap, fast, and readily available. ...Read more
Have a constant headache, low grade fever & swollen feet for 3 weeks. Ct scan of head and CBC normal. No relief with prednisone or pain meds. Help?
Headache: This is a common complaint and can result from many underlying illnesses. You have a fever of undetermined origin, and without knowing what evaluations have been done and the rest of the medical history and exam my best suggestion would be to see an infectious diseases expert. Do not know why you were given prednisone, but this does not, superficially, sound like a good idea. See an id doc. ...Read more
I am experiencing a ton of symptoms spotted for three days a browish discharge, crampy, backache, headaches, forgetfulness, no period, swollen feet?
Dr office closed started doxcy and Medrol (methylprednisolone) fri worse when I lie down now gurgling inspiration using ventolin no fever headache dizzy feet not swollen?
Go to the ER: Go to the emergency room or have your doctor paged to at least talk to them. ...Read more
50 year old female. Currently admitted into the hospital, no diags. Just yet from her docs. Abdominal pain&bloating, headache neck pain& swollen feet!
Give them time: Your family member is in the right setting. In the hospital numerous tests can be run in a relatively short time compared to the out patient setting. The list of possible diagnoses is extensive and a detailed history and physical exam as well as diagnostic testing will at least rule out the most common and serious concerns. Give them time and if no answer is found, get her primary care MD involved ...Read more
SOB, chestpain, tachycardia, weak arms/legs, swallowing problems, early nailclubbing, headache, swollen abdomen/legs/feets. Ok echo/spirometry1 year ago?
39 weeks prego sometimes when I'm laying on my back I can't breath I have swollen feet but when I layer they deflate, headache, its dangerous? Thanks
Headache right side, slight facial numbness right side, fingers swollen, feet swollen, fast HR, 93 pulse ox, low grade temp what's going on?
Be evaluated now...: Going to be evaluated so to assure what may cause neurological symptoms and low-grade fever, edema of extremities ASAP. How to get the related things for good medical care? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; then you can work closely with doc for right diagnosis and good care. ...Read more
36 weeks pregnant first child have had swollen feet for over a week and now I get random headaches and nauseous but normal BP and urine.
What r the signs of fibermyalga swollen feet, muscle cramps, stumbling, slow moving, headache, jaws hurt, skins is feeling like its a hotdog about to burst
No not fibromyalgia: You are definitely ill. I recommend evaluation for endocrine and autoimmune diseases. There may be a pituitary problem. ...Read more
Should I got to the hospital. I am 34 weeks pregnant. I have a slight headache and my blood pressure is elevated. 132/83 also 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
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
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
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
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