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I Am Swollen All Over
Anasarca?: If there is swelling involving the entire body, the list of things that can cause it is long. Abnormalities relating to the heart, kidneys, intestines and the endocrine system can do this. Certain medications are implicated as well. Being more specific about the swelling would help your doctor provide a better answer. The complaint of "body swelling" requires a visit to the doctor. ...Read more
Swollen pancrease (pancrelipase): Swollen pancreas e is not the issue. What's causing it to swell is. What does your blood work show re. Enzymes etc? Are you abusing alcohol or have signs ultrasound/mri of ca.? But again I need to be straight up with you and tell you my specialty is psychiatry. You need to find out the causation of the disorder. I await my colleagues comments. ...Read more
Many causes: Tissue that is inflamed (infection, immunity, injury) leaks protein-rich fluid into the interstitial spaces. Increased pressure in the veins (a rubber band around a finger, running when you're out of shape), low serum albumin, or fluid overload in kidney failure, and plugged lymphatics are the other causes. Edema's a key feature in everything from a mosquito bite to severe heart failure. ...Read more
Más información: Podría ser normal, pero más notable debido a la pérdida de peso. Puede haber inflamación debido a una lesión en las costillas o la espalda, una hernia de estómago, o un tumor. Consulte a su médico. It could be normal, but more noticeable due to weight loss. May be inflammation due to a rib or back injury, a stomach hernia, or tumor. See your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Your inflammatory cells come in to take care of the bite and this causes swelling and warmth. This should subside in a day or two --if not I would be concerned about an infection--see your family doc. ...Read more
Swelling: Injury releases factors from cells that activate fluid flow between cells and extracellular fluid. Good wikipedia question for more details. ...Read more
Disc.: In eye or in back or where. Let's do 2nd opinion and find out. ...Read more
Swollen: It depends on how swollen if worried se your physician ...Read more
Many things: Has there been injury? Does he have signs or symptoms of infection? One could consider tumor as the cause. This is not normal and I would recommend an urgent evaluation. Torsion of the testicles is another consideration but not common for both to have such an incident. Urge him to get checked out. ...Read more
Face: Maybe because it is slightly swollen. If you sleep on your side or face down it can cause minor swelling. Try sleeping propped up on two pillows. Reduce the amount of salt in your foods. Drink some caffeinated tea at mid day and add celery. Onions and eggplant to you diet. They act as natural diuretics. ...Read more
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