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Swelling in upper abdomen headaches and swollen feet?

Swelling in upper abdomen headaches 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

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Headache (Definition)

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


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37 weeks pregnant with headache and swollen feet. What should I do?

37 weeks pregnant with headache and swollen feet. What should I do?

Elevate the feet: Support hose can be used as well, speak to your oby-gyn regarding your headache and what they would prefer you to take or not to take. ...Read more

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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?

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

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50 year old female. Currently admitted into the hospital, no diags. Just yet from her docs. Abdominal pain&bloating, headache neck pain& swollen feet!

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

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SOB, chestpain, tachycardia, weak arms/legs, swallowing problems, early nailclubbing, headache, swollen abdomen/legs/feets. Ok echo/spirometry1 year ago?

SOB, chestpain, tachycardia, weak arms/legs, swallowing problems, early nailclubbing, headache, swollen abdomen/legs/feets. Ok echo/spirometry1 year ago?

Mgt: There are many possible conditions. More details and review of your symptoms by virtual consultation is suggested.
Studies to rule out autoimmune disease and muscular disease is advised. ...Read more

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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

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

Respiratory Distress: You should see your physician. Difficulty breathing while prone could be a sign of CHF (congestive heart failure) which is a build up of fluid in your lungs. This is also consistent with swelling in the legs and ankles. You need to have a work-up. ...Read more

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Headache right side, slight facial numbness right side, fingers swollen, feet swollen, fast HR, 93 pulse ox, low grade temp what's going on?

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

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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

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

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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?

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 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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Could swollen feet be fixd and what is the cause?

Could swollen feet be fixd and what is the cause?

Maybe: The key is to figure out the cause then develope a treatment plan. The usual culprit is high blood pressure or venous valve failure. ...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?

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

Pedal Edema (Definition)

Pedal edema is fluid collection or ...Read more