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Doctor insights on: Shortness Of Breath And Swollen Left Ankle Symptoms

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I have shortness of breath after climbing one flight of stairs & my feet and ankles are swollen bad for 2 weeks what's wrong with me ?

I have shortness of breath after climbing one flight of stairs & my feet and ankles are swollen bad for 2 weeks  what's wrong with me ?

Could be CHF: The above symptoms suggest chf. Though. Deconditioning due inactivity can cause sob with activity. However it will not cause peripheral edema. See an internist for evaluation. You may need echo and cxr. ...Read more

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Shortness Of Breath (Definition)

Breathlessness is the sensation of not being able to catch one's breath. It may be seen in asthma, heart failure, ...Read more


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Is there a correlation between the following data : ECG> RVH; Echo> Trivial TR TVG 11 mmHg; SVT episode; swollen ankles, shortness of breath. Concern?

Is there a correlation between the following data : ECG> RVH; Echo> Trivial TR TVG 11 mmHg; SVT episode; swollen ankles, shortness of breath. Concern?

Yes: If by "TVG" you mean a "tricuspid valve gradient" of 11, this is abnormal (especially if it's the mean gradient) and indicates tricuspid stenosis which is often an accompaniment of rheumatic mitral stenosis. Either or both can cause pulmonary hypertension, Right Ventricular Hypertrophy, RV failure with swollen ankles and S.O.B. - see a cardiologist!! (or see another one). ...Read more

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Swollen painful ankles diabetic shortness of breath?

Swollen ankles: This sounds more like a medical problem. Check with your doctor to find what is causing your swelling. It may from the heart, liver, or kidneys. ...Read more

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My left ankle has pitting edema, when i bend over it feels as if my head is feeling up with fluid and sometimes short of breath. ?

My left ankle has pitting edema, when i bend over it feels as if my head is feeling up with fluid and sometimes short of breath. ?

See a doctor: Pitting edema, shortness of breath may indicate possible issues with your cardiovascular system, especially if fatigue and weight gain are noted as well. There could be other medical reasons for this, including infection. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What would cause a swollen left ankle with no pain usually and i can't complete a deep breath?

Get to ER: Most likely you have a DVT and with shortness of breath it could go to your lungs. This is a medical emergency. ...Read more

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Dull achy pain in upper left chest, occurs frequently. Ankles and feet swelling. No shortness of breath or headaches. Pain isolated.

Pain: There is not enough information here to suggest causation. Things likely unrelated but no way to know without much more data. See your dr. For evaluation, could easily be no big deal but out here in the zephyr world without more data, no way to know or reassure you. ...Read more

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What could cause these symptoms? Nausea Shortness of breath Intermittent swelling of feet and ankles Persistent odd taste in back of mouth.

What could cause these symptoms?
Nausea
Shortness of breath
Intermittent swelling of feet and ankles
Persistent odd taste in back of mouth.

See your doctor : There are many diseases that can cause some or all the symptoms you mentioned. Please see your doctor soon! ...Read more

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I have swollen painless tonsils with shortness of breath and my left lymp node in my neck is swollen and they are painless ?

I have swollen painless tonsils with shortness of breath and my left lymp node in my neck is swollen and they are painless ?

Check: Get tested for MONO and Strep. These can be easily tested at your doctors office or at an urgent care. Its best for somebody to take a look before any definitive treatment. Good luck ...Read more

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What could cause a noticeably swollen abdomen, fever, shortness of breath, pain over my left shoulder, and dizzy spells.?

Coulld be serious: Fevers, abdominal distension and shortness of breath may represent a dangerous abdominal process. The shoulder pain might be from diaphragm irritation. This should be evaluated by a physician asap. To include imaging such as a ct scan. ...Read more

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Should i go to er? I have had back pain, chest pain, and slight shortness of breath for well over a week now. In the past couple of days, my upper left abdomen has swollen, is extremely painful, and very tender to the touch. My left side and my back also

Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose your condition. However you describe severe pain in the left upper quadrant of your abdomen with swelling and tenderness to palpation. You also have nausea as well as shortness of breath with pain extending into the chest and back. I think that this constellation of symptoms would warrant an evaluation at an emergency room. Take care. I hope you are feeling better soon. ...Read more