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Swelling In Hands Feet And Face
What are conditions that causes swelling in feet hands face not associated with allergic reaction?
Peripheral edema: Swelling of the extremities could be caused by many things. If you feel it is not an allergic reaction, an md consult is warranted. Perhaps your kidneys are not functioning properly, a common source of peripheral (and other) edema: swelling. Any changes in medications? The internet is really unsuited to diagnosis of such symptoms, don't fool around; see an md. Good luck! ...Read more
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
What causes swelling of hands and feet, red flushed face that's hot to the touch and headache. Been this way for 8 hours now and im feeling very bad.
Whole body swelling especially hands, face, feet, during week 22 pregnancy, bp is 115/70, no proteins in urine, urine pH is 7, why swelling? Any diuretic?
Edema in pregnancy: Following your last question, if your swelling is not acute in onset it may just be a normal process in pregnancy, there are a few things you can do to reduce it: avoid caffeine, limit salt intake, rest with your legs elevated, use support stockings, avoid being outdoors when it's hot, consume potassium containing foods like banana and orange. Good luck ...Read more
See your doctor asap: For evaluation and treatment, you may need to see an allergist. ...Read more
Can 7 months of methadone treatment for heroin addiction cause a LARGE weight gain? Eating reasonably. Swelling in hands & feet.
Painful feet with occasional muscle pain/weakness. Swelling in hands/feet with walking, trouble thinking of simple words, extreme fatigue, 50, female?
Depends where swell: It depends if the swelling is in the joints, or the entire hand and foot is this the same in each. Most commonly the swelling in the feet is edema. There is unilateral swelling in reflex dystrophy and s3pe. If the individual joints are swollen this can suggest polyarthritis like rheuamtoid arthritis. There are a variety of other causes depnding where the swelling is and its intensity. ...Read more
Pain in hands and feet. Feeling heavy and like swelling in hands and feet. And when exercise feel pain in hands and feet after some time?
Joint pain: Pain in hands and feet with swelling that gets worse with exercise needs to be evaluated for various causes to include inflammatory joint disease, thyroid disorders etc. Time to follow up with your doctor. ...Read more
I have swelling in hands as in just fingers and my ankles and feet what causes it and what can I do?
Not necessarily.: Hives are the bodies overly aggressive and incorrect response to some sort of stimulus that it doesn't recognize. Swelling is fairly common, as it can represent simply a different ind of inflammation, but significant hand and feet swelling could represent other things, too, and should warrant a doctor visit. ...Read more
I am 26 n have swelling in hands n legs? N every morning have pain palm n feet n by afternoon the swelling go's off n in morning again I have it why?
Could be: This could be a number of things---see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
No: This thyroid replacement medication has no indication for the treatment of hbp or swelling. Hypothyroidism can cause swelling, usually generalized and replacement of low thyroid with this medication may relieve the swelling. Thyroid medication itself could induce hypertension if given in too large doses. It is a therapeutic medication strictly used for thyroid disorders. ...Read more
Often wake up with body pain/stiffness and swelling in hands and feet. Ra factor negative. I stretch and eat healthy. What could be going on?
I've had the exact same experience: Although I am decidedly not an expert in this area, I am an experienced patient with those exact symptoms. Recently I've come to believe that the problem may be one of carbohydrate overload. On december 31 I gave up carbohydrates in within the confines of that diet have eaten whatever I like. I find that most of my aches and pains have evaporated, when I'm hungry I can simply ignore it and eat when it's more convenient to prepare good foodand have lost the 20 pounds I've been attempting to lose for the past 30 years. ...Read more
What does it mean if my liver enzymes in my blood test is 'slightly elevated'? Test was performed because I have swelling in hands and feet. I also am constantly tired.
Liver enzymes: Your liver enzymes are abnormal, but not by a lot. The presence of the symptoms you mentioned makes it critical that you followup as a variety of conditions may account for your symptoms and abnormal labs. Depending on actual circumstances in the differential diagnosis should be included obesity and diabetes, hypothyroidism, autoimmune disorders or congenital disorders such as (rare)hemochromatosis ...Read more
Can lack or hormones and progesterone cause pain/swelling in hands and feet in someone with a total hysterectomy?
See below: Something else is going on---see your doctor. ...Read more
Bh contractions, slightly high blood pressure, cervical pressure, when in the restroom feel the need to push swelling in hands and feet?
CALL YOUR OB NOW!!!: Your OB needs to know all of this call him or her now, if u were my OB pt., I would not want you asking that? Here, your OB should respond right away, if your OB does not then go to the labor room where you will be delivering and the nurses will get ahold of your ob. ...Read more
Swelling in hands and feet. Uti and sunburn on legs, shoulders, back and feet? Can the sunburn cause me to retain water in my hands leg and feet?
I'm 19wks pregnant, frequent high bp, swelling in hands and feet. Dr is monitoring, but now I'm having numbness/tingling in extremities. Worry?
I have slight swelling in hands and ankle with lyrica (pregabalin) for tn. Bp is fine. Also mild aching in legs and feet and slight tightness of hands. Normal sides?
Severe lower legs, both feet and hand swelling. It's very painful & cannot afford doctor visit. On & off 6 months nothing I try works. Suggestions?
Tender rib cage, joints ache, fatigue, hand swelling, breasts ache /discharge, head ache x 3 days. No vomiting, fever, or previous trauma or injury.?
VERY COMPLEX: See you PCP- many of these are likely unrelated- too complicated for web based evaluation ...Read more
Call your doctor now: You should call your doctor to get advice. What you are describing could be hives and the swelling is concerning. If this just started, it could progress to the point of difficulty swallowing or breathing and may be a medical emergency. She may need medications to treat this immediately. Don't wait to seek more definitive medical advice, as these are signs of allergic reaction. ...Read more
What causes red, hot face, with headache and swelling painful hands and feet? Been like this for 8 hours and im really feeling bad. Please help!
Allergic reaction: To something is possibility. Get to emergency dept at closest hospital. ...Read more
Should I be worried about my son he has hives I took him to ER for swelling of face hands and feet. They gave him bdrill and a steroid he is now not able to hold any thing down what should I do
I: I am answering this question well after you wrote it, so my response may or not be of any benefit. If he still has these health complaints by the time you read this, please have him seen. ...Read more
30wks pregnant. Over last day or so gained 6lbs in swelling. Seems all over, but more in feet/legs, & hands & face. Shld I be concerned or not?
Lately my face, hands, and feet have been swelling. I do have hypothyroidism but my TSH level is 2.4 what else could be causing this?
What could be causing pronounced swelling of face, hands, feet several weeks after stopping oral cortisone therapy. Renal, heart, sugar normal?
Start over: You left out the most important information. Why taking cortisone? Exactly which med at exactly which dose for how long? Was the cortisone [prednisone? ] used to suppress a condition which now emerges again without the cortisone? Do you notice the effects of prolonged, daily, high-dose steroid? Consult the Dr[s] who prescribed the cortisone. ...Read more
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