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Rash With Swelling Of Hands And Feet
Started with a rash now with swelling of hands and feet headaches and joint pain. What could this be?
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
I have had an itchy rash with occasional swelling of the hands and feet for 5 days now. What do you suggest?
Since 1/12/15 I've had a sore throat. Went on two different antibiotics w/ little relief. I've also had fever, rash,hives & swelling in my hands/feet.
Systemic evaluation: You need an evaluation for a systemic problem, The hives can be an allergic reaction to the antibiotics or it may be part of a systemic illness. An allergist can help see if the hives fit into the other symptoms while a rheumatologist can evaluate the whole syndrome including the swelling in the hands/feet. ...Read more
After a Crohn's flare-up, she's having rashes and swelling (not always colocated) that moves around a lot between feet/legs and hands/arms.
My 16 yo daughter has had flares of swelling of hands , feet lips and rashes for the past 5 years . Ana 1 in 164, no butterfly rash. ?
Mystery disease: I presume you are already taking your daughter to a rheumatologist. Ask him to consider the possibility of spondylarthropathy and ask him test for hla-b27. ...Read more
Can high blood pressure and low iron cause swelling on the hands and feet with a rash on the hands ?
I don't think so ...: Usually, swelling of the hands & feet is caused by benign fluid retention: idiopathic edema. If it were accompanied by breathlessness one would have to suspect your heart, but high blood pressure by itself shouldn't cause this. Fatigue, pale skin & weakness are the most common symptoms of iron deficiency. I think you have issues that are unrelated. But a good review of all by your doc is needed:) ...Read more
My one month old granddaughter has a rash on her arms and legs with swelling of her hands and feet what could that be.?
Please call : The baby's pediatrician and inform.Get a more detailed answer ›
Had red rash all over body.4 days i'm on 3 different anitihistamin.Now joint stiffness, swelling feet, ankles, hands, wrist.What could this be?
Food Allergies?: Three antihistamines you are taken, are they prescription antihistamins or you are taking over the counter like claritn, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Allegra or zyrtec.And do you know what you are allergic to. If not already i will recommend you consult an allergist.Food allergies can cause rash and swelling of joints as well and rheumatoid arthritis can cause rash. So consult your md/allergist/rheumatologist, some one. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers