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If my dad has puffy feet and legs what does this mean? And how can he recover? Will Turmeric root help?

If my dad has puffy feet and legs what does this mean? And how can he recover? Will Turmeric root help?

Heart Failure: This is a common sign of congestive heart failure. No. One does not just recommend Tumeric. One recommends an urgent thorough medical evaluation. This gentleman needs to be seen by his doctor urgently. ...Read more

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Emg study for puffy feet reads. A fairly symmetric mild sensorimotor peripheral neuropathy with primarily axonal loss features. What are options?

Emg study for puffy feet reads. A fairly symmetric mild sensorimotor peripheral neuropathy with primarily axonal loss features. What are options?

It depends: The first thing would be to address possible underlying causes such as diabetes. There are medication which can help to minimize any symptoms of the neuropathy. ...Read more

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What causes puffy eyes feet and hands?

What causes puffy eyes feet and hands?

Many causes: Many causes. Most common causes include heart conditions liver disease kidney disease myxedema. What are additional symptoms? If skin is red and swollen it could be from allergies ...Read more

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Wearing shoes shows me how puffy my feet get. Will using diuretic medicines help?

Wearing shoes shows me how puffy my feet get. Will using diuretic medicines help?

Maybe: Diuretic may remove fluid from your feet, but it could also cause severe medical problems. ...Read more

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Dry soles of feet not itchy, red and swollen, I feel they always look a bit swollen? Why? Have used athletes foot. Still feel puffy hard. Flat feet

Dry soles of feet not itchy, red and swollen, I feel they always look a bit swollen? Why? Have used athletes foot. Still feel puffy hard. Flat feet

I think you are on: The right track thinking that this could be Athlete's Foot. Making sure, probably by seeing a Podiatrist or Foot Specialist, might be your best first step. I can't tell from your question if your soles are also red and swollen or NOT red and swollen. If yes, a rare condition called erythromelalgia might be considered. Consider a Dermatology consult, too. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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What causes chronic inflammation? Puffy red eyes, feet, ankles, knees-recent chest wall pain- improves w/ibuprofen? Not obese 5' 3" 120lbs

What causes chronic inflammation? Puffy red eyes, feet, ankles, knees-recent chest wall pain- improves w/ibuprofen? Not obese 5' 3" 120lbs

Too many things: It sounds like you a lot of edema. There are too many causes to figure out in one paragraph. You should see a doctor. They will need to take a detailed history, perform physical exam, and probably order some tests. Please get it looked into. ...Read more

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What are some causes for puffy veins in the feet? When should I be concerned?

What are some causes for puffy veins in the feet? When should I be concerned?

Veins: Possible varicose veins. If tender, swollen or causing other symptoms, have it looked at by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have puffy hands, fingers and feet. What does this mean?

I have puffy hands, fingers and feet. What does this mean?

Several things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Every morning my feet are puffy, swollen and sore when I get up. Why?

Every morning my feet are puffy, swollen and sore when I get up. Why?

Any reason = exam: There can be various causes but since any one of them should be dealt w/ by a physician, have an exam and move forward from there. Circulation, fluid mgmt and diet are prime suspects - but let the exam and lab tests guide you. ...Read more

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My brother had a spur in the bottom of his foot and has kept messing with it to where now its swollen and puffy. Should he get it seen?

My brother had a spur in the bottom of his foot and has kept messing with it to where now its swollen and puffy. Should he get it seen?

Messing?: Messing is a vague word. If attempts to self treat fail or make things worse it is time to seek professional evaluation. Early intervention may prevent permanant damage. ...Read more

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Tenemine Prep. I started using Prep two weeks ago. Since yesterday I have headaces and my feet feel funny and puffy. Is this normal and will it go aw?

Tenemine Prep. I started using Prep two weeks ago. Since yesterday I have headaces and my feet feel funny and puffy. Is this normal and will it go aw?

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See above. It appears you are having side effects. Please call you doctor and discuss what to do ...Read more

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What causes puffiness in right hand and foot?

What causes puffiness in right hand and foot?

Many possibilities: Some causes of swelling of the ankles can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, tendonitis) and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Foot is puffy near the malleolus, no pain except if I push the area near the tendon which is quite brim but has a normal color. No trauma.

Foot is puffy near the malleolus, no pain except if I push the area near the tendon which is quite brim but has a normal color. No trauma.

Tendinitis perhaps: Always hard to tell without actually examining it, but a overuse type of tendinitis can occur due to repetitive motion or sudden increase in intensity of a motion in a body part not used to it. General trwatment is ice 15-20 min 3 times a day and NSAIDs. Decrease your amount or intensity of activity, and if not improving after a few days to a week, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Sometimes, on days I am on my feet the whole time, my ankles look a little puffy. My doc said it's nothing, but what could be causing it? It doesn't hurt

Sometimes, on days I am on my feet the whole time, my ankles look a little puffy. My doc said it's nothing, but what could be causing it? It doesn't hurt

WATER: Our bodies are basically a tower of water. When we sit everything is fine but if we stand up the water goes to our feet by gravity, Add a tiny amount of varicose veins and you now see why it is to be expected. ...Read more

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I cut my foot & now it hurts to walk, but its not pink or puffy?

I cut my foot & now it hurts to walk, but its not pink or puffy?

Cut: Well the first thing you should do is clean the wound with soap and water the best you can. If it doesn't appear to be deep, and will stop bleeding with pressure after a few minutes, then you may be ok. But, if its deep, I think you need to see a doctor asap to determine if you need stitches or not along with wound care, tetinus boost, and or antibiotics, . ...Read more

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What causes swollen feet and ankles. They are so puffy I can indent them?

What causes swollen feet and ankles. They are so puffy I can indent them?

Lmultiple causes: Vein obstruction (gravid uterus e.g.), kidney disease and liver failure causing low Albumin leads to edema and heart failure with high venous pressure can all lead to edema. You should see your doctor for an evaluation and explanation. ...Read more

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I have puffy pocket below both outer ankles for weeks. I am on feet a lot but also sitting at my night job. Water pills did nothing. BP is good.?

I have puffy pocket below both outer ankles for weeks. I am on feet a lot but also sitting at my night job. Water pills did nothing. BP is good.?

Bags of water.: This condition is found, usually in women, who spend extended periods of time on their feet without rest. Fluid leaves the small vessels and pools in paper thin pockets. To my knowledge there is no effective treatment for stopping this phenomena other than elevating the feet to return fluid the vessels. ...Read more

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Ankles/feet swollen all the time. Not as bad some days and not on feet a lot. BP normal No pain or tightness. Feels puffy/squishy. Blood sugar >100?

Ankles/feet swollen all the time. Not as bad some days and not on feet a lot. BP normal No pain or tightness. Feels puffy/squishy. Blood sugar >100?

Ankle swelling: There are many causes of ankle swelling. In older people and those with heart/lung problems, can be a sign of heart failure. In younger people it can be caused by venous insufficiency. Kidney problems can lead to low protein in the blood as a cause of swelling. Best to get an examination and testing by a doctor. ...Read more

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My left foot on inside is very painful from heel to inside of foot. It get puffy. Hardly walk on it by end of day. Did hurt foot a few years back.?

My left foot on inside is very painful from heel to inside of foot. It get puffy. Hardly walk on it by end of day. Did hurt foot a few years back.?

Plantar Fasciitis: There are a few different things it could be. The most likely is something called plantar fasciitis, which is inflammation of the tendon running along the bottom of your foot. Taking it easy, ice and inserts can all help. ...Read more

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What are the best way to rid yourself of crows feet and below eye puffyness?

What are the best way to rid yourself of crows feet and below eye puffyness?

Botox and prep H: Botox is fantastic for crows feet, really there is no magic cream for them. The bad is botox only lasts about 4 months.
The bags unless you want surgery there are simple things that work. Crazy as it sounds a small dab of Prep H shrinks the tiny veins shrinking the bags, cucumbers work as well No kidding they really work. ...Read more

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Every night I have severe pain in my left foot but the pain is worse on my heal I wear trainers so its not my shoes and both my ankles are puffy.?

Every night I have severe pain in my left foot but the pain is worse on my heal I wear trainers so its not my shoes and both my ankles are puffy.?

Heel pain: You should be evaluated by a podiatrist. Heel pain is commonly caused by inflammation of the plantar fascia (arch ligament) or the achilles tendon. Swelling has many causes. Get it checked out and treated. ...Read more

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6 wks - puffiness on R foot only behind middle toes. Dr. said pulse strong, not clot or infection. Went way, came back today. No pain or discoloration?

6 wks - puffiness on R foot only behind middle toes. Dr. said pulse strong, not clot or infection. Went way, came back today. No pain or discoloration?

Top or bottom?: If it's on the top it could be venous congestion aggravated by the style of shoe and gravity. Look at what you did and wore leading up to the event. Sometimes HTN and salt intake can lead to this. I'm assuming there was no trauma ...Read more

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Under heel pain ankle pain and puffiness feels like my shoes are all uncomfortable feels hard under feet?

Under heel pain ankle pain and puffiness feels like my shoes are all uncomfortable feels hard under feet?

Plantar fasciitis: Irritation of the soft tissues that attach to the heel bone causes this disabling pain. It usually feels worse when getting out of bed or a chair. See your local podiatrist for prompt accurate diagnosis and treatment. Ice massage your heel and arch and wear supportive shoes until you can be seen. ...Read more

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I have a plate scerw in left foot I can't move it can't stand it very puffy also look like broke a couple blood vessels it very hot?

I have a plate scerw in left foot I can't move it can't stand it very puffy also look like broke a couple blood vessels it very hot?

No Game Here.: Without knowing the particulars on why the plate screw is in the foot as well as how long it has been in the foot, it is impossible to address the problem. Having said that. The description of the foot has a remarkable similarity to an acute gout attack. There is also the possibility of the onset of a serious cellulitis and infection. Have your foot examined, do not pass go and do not collect $200 ...Read more