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Mild Or Moderate Swelling Both Legs
I have been diagnosed with venous stasis, I have moderate swelling in both legs, what are treatments?
No worries: Venous stasis is very common and almost never life threatening or even limb threatening. It occurs most commonly when the valves of the leg veins breakdown and no longer prevent blood from traveling with gravity all the way to the feet. Compression stockings are the mainstay of therapy and can prevent more serious complications such as ulcerations if used consistently. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
What causes severe pain in the whole leg but without swelling.?I feel horrible pain especially at night.I feel both legs heavy but the left is painful
20yr female reletively healthy experiencing pain in both legs, comes and goes, on pain scale 5 mostly calve area no swelling or redness, been 4 days?
Difficult to say : Without a physical exam and more history. However, a common cause of a constant leg ache in a female your age is anemia. You may want to ask your physician to check a cbc. Also, try hydrating well. If you have had any b trauma and bilateral leg pain is coming from a traumatic injury in your back, see doctor soon. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Millions of causes: Your complain is very general. Things that cause that include obesity, allergic reactions, heart failure, severe malnutrition, severe fluid overload, vein disease, etc. Swelling is a very non-specific finding and has so many causes that identifying the cause takes more than 400 words allows me to help. If it is causing you problems, then getting a doctors opinion should give you peace of mind. ...Read more
Get evaluated: Get evaluated by your physician as swelling could be caused by many things with some being more serious than others. ...Read more
My wife conceived with triplets now its 23rd week..She feels pain in her both legs, sometimes it goes to swelling mildly..Please suggest me what to do?
CALL HER OB: Call her OB right now. This is the only correct answer: go offline right away and always call her ob, you will only get confused and waste time online. ...Read more
37wks prg quite bad swelling all over bp etc all fine. R leg swells worse so both legs rested but become agony if rested hip height or higher why?
Edema pregnancy: hello ~ this is an odd question.Why would you want to elevate your legs higher than 90deg to the body. Its probably painful because you are pulling the muscles in thighs with the over elevation. Edema is present in just about 100% pregnancies. If BP ok its benign. Just put your legs up off the ground or just stop standing is all you need to do..thanks ...Read more
Bad leg swelling, both legs, I've tried water pills with no luck, I've tried Compression Stockings (30-40) with only a little luck.. Any other idea's?
I have had a pain in both legs but mostly in my leg leg it hurts to touch it it hurts when anything hit it or touches it no swelling or tingling feet?
Neuropathy: Unless you have had this condition for a long time, the condition is probably not genetic. A neuropathy can occur without tingling, especially early in its course. Nerve conduction studies can confirm or exclude that possibility. Arterial disease can also cause similar symptoms but there would likely be pallor & coldness of the limb. Blood vessel ultrasound can document this is present. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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