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Here are some systems, on going weight loss no apittite, numbness down leg, pain down same leg, swelling and sometimes hard time walking on that side?

Here are some systems, on going weight loss no apittite, numbness down leg, pain down same leg, swelling and sometimes hard time walking on that side?

At your age: These symptoms are significant and require a face to face visit with your doctor asap. Online forums won't help you, and will only wind up causing confusion and unnecessary concern. Call your doctor today. ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

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


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I am experiencing leg swelling and eye pain (quality: sore or burning) (side: left) . The following also describes me: Obesity. What should I do?

I am experiencing  leg swelling and eye pain (quality: sore or burning) (side: left) . The following also describes me: Obesity. What should I do?

Eye pain: Burning eye pain is almost always due to dryness or meibomian gland dysfunction: do you have dry mouth, arthritis? Leg swelling: do you have any kidney or heart issues? Please consult with us to help determine best treatment for both. ...Read more

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How do you get leg swelling down?

How do you get leg swelling down?

Compression hose: There are many causes of leg swelling or edema including vein disease, medication, kidney or heart conditions, and lymphatic disease. Elevation or support hose can help, but ideally you need to see a physician to determine the cause to ensure appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Why does Pericarditis cause leg swelling?

Why does Pericarditis cause leg swelling?

Pericarditis : Pericarditis typically has a relatively benign course in uncomplicated cases. Conversely, patients with high-risk features (ie, high fever, large pericardial effusion, cardiac tamponade, failure to respond to antiinflammatory therapy) are at increased risk of short-term complications. Leg swelling is not a common presentation of pericarditis, but could potentially be a feature of heart failure. ...Read more

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Left leg swelling and redness, what could it be?

Left leg swelling and redness, what could it be?

Several things: The one thing you want to make sure you don't have first is a blood clot. Clots in deep or superficial veins can do this. It could also be an infection. Need to get it checked out. ...Read more

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Why do I not have pain with sciatica? I only have leg swelling

Why do I not have pain with sciatica? I only have leg swelling

See Pain Specialist: You may be developing a pain syndrome called complex regional pain syndrome. This should be checked out asap so that treatments can be offered to reduce or eliminate this pain. The longer it goes on makes it harder to treat. Also, the pain could be coming from your spine and may need to be evaluated further. I would see a comprehensive pain specialist that can manage everything you need. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause charlie horses and leg swelling?

Is there anything that can cause charlie horses and leg swelling?

Over use?: Charlie horse or cramp would be a reaction to too much Lactic Acid built up in muscle, and can be a reaction to over use. The swelling I am not sure about, so a visit to your md is advisable. ...Read more

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Holter monitor results leg swelling, what to do?

Holter monitor results leg swelling, what to do?

Talk to your MD: Leg swelling was presumably part of the reason your doctor ordered the Holter. He may have several concerns, so please see him or her ASAP. Leg swelling has many potential causes and your doctor is the source for your answers!! Good Luck!! ...Read more

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What type of doctor should I see for leg swelling?

Depends: Many types of doctors treat leg pain. Many causes are musculoskeletal making an orthopod a good choice, but many are also commonly diagnosed and well treated by your family physician. Start with one of those and if it something more serious like a vascular or dermatologic issue, they can refer you in the right direction. ...Read more

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Can too much bakery food cause ankle and leg swelling?

Can too much bakery food cause ankle and leg swelling?

Yes: A diet high in carbohydrates can result in water retention, which can show as swelling of the ankles. ...Read more

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Pain in back of foot now radiating up leg & swelling No injury?

Pain in back of foot now radiating up leg & swelling No injury?

Differential : Diagnosis would include achilles tendonopathy, post tibial tendonopathy, post tibial neuritis, clot in leg Without examine you the first concern would be a clot in the leg particularly if here is swelling or pain in the calf region. If pain is not there I would not worry as much for a clot and then can move on with he eat of the differential... ...Read more

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Im 55 yr old female with lower leg swelling . Dr says some women swell for no reason . Why?

Many factors: It can depend on your weight, activity, how much standing and sitting you do, even what you eat. Salty foods can increase the chance of swelling legs. Some people are more sensitive or easily affected than others. ...Read more

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I am experiencing leg swelling. The following also describes me: Hip pain. What should I do?

I am experiencing  leg swelling. The following also describes me: Hip pain. What should I do?

See a doxtor: You want to see your doctor, or any doctor asap,go to ER if you can't see your doctor today, you can't just wait on those symptoms, best wishes ...Read more

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I am experiencing leg swelling. The following also describes me: Lower leg pain. What should I do?

I am experiencing  leg swelling. The following also describes me: Lower leg pain. What should I do?

Need more info: There are very many causes for your complaint. It is important to see your family physician as soon as you can to examine you and arrive at a diagnosis as to the cause of your complaint which could be serious. ...Read more

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58 y male being treated for hf stage 3 post mi 2013. Have all usual symptoms except no leg swelling. Is it poss to have hf but no fluid retention?

58 y male being treated for hf stage 3 post mi 2013. Have all usual symptoms except no leg swelling. Is it poss to have hf but no fluid retention?

Here are some ...: Known to most, every life event including illness is always a process of lifelong making and, as well, displays itself as a process of full spectrum; so, does hf and yours is expected as you have been experiencing. Besides, it would be helpful to realize life is a process of constant struggle to cope with reality, certainty, & uncertainty of daily living for survival, growth, and continuation. ...Read more

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Leg Swelling (Definition)

Leg swelling could be due to infection, allergy, poor circulation/congestive heart failure or lymphadema. If you have leg swelling you ...Read more