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Doctor insights on: Occasional Swollen Body

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What is the cause of my body swollen?

What is the cause of my body swollen?

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

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Why is the right side of my body swollen?

Why is the right side of my body swollen?

See your doctor asap: Ccould be any number of causes so see your doctor for a work up. ...Read more

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What could be causing the right side of my body to be swollen?

What could be causing the right side of my body to be swollen?

Too many things: Sorry, that list is far too long to be helpful to you. Would need to know what parts are involved, how long you have had, is it getting better or worse, other symptoms you have noticed, medications you are on or have changed recently, and underlying medical conditions. Unfortunately, even that may not be helpful, as certain physical findings need to be seen by a physician to be analyzed properly. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning and my whole body is a little swollen and i gained 3 lbs. In the last 4 days. What could cause this?

Water: Your body is collecting water in the form of edema and it is a reflection of poor metabolism. In fact, if you have any heart or nervous system symptoms this could be severe vitamin b1 and/or magnesium deficiency. ...Read more

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How big can a swollen turbinate grow in your body?

How big can a swollen turbinate grow in your body?

Turbinate: Turbinates are in the nasal cavity. There are typically three. Best way to visualize is that they are stairs leading up into the sinuses. They can be inflamed which leads to turbinate hypertrophy. ...Read more

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Swollen body and instant itch upon touching. What does this sound like?

Allergies : Swelling and itching are signs and symptoms of allergies. Please see your primary care doctor for evaluation and possible allergy testing. ...Read more

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My nodes are swollen and i feel lumps all over my body. What could this be?

My nodes are swollen and i feel lumps all over my body. What could this be?

Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more

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I have been taking artridol for about 10days and ive noticed my face and body is really swollen. How can i make it go away?

I have been taking artridol for about 10days and ive noticed my face and body is really swollen. How can i make it go away?

Fluid retention: Jennifer, Corticosteroid inside this pill increase salt and water retention. Stopping this pills make it to go away. As always inform your doctor about this swelling. I hope this helps. If you want to talk more about this schedule a virtual appointment with Dr. Yetimyan at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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I was hanging my body on the bar and later i felt that the right side of my lower ribs in specific region became swollen and painful when i press.

I was hanging my body on the bar and later i felt that the right side of my lower ribs in specific region became swollen and painful when i press.

Sprain: It appears that you have sprained your rib cage from hanging on the bar. Apply cold pack for a couple of days (20 minutes at a time) +/-NSAID to see if this helps. If problem persists > 2 wks or worsens , see doctor. ...Read more