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Swelling Of Feet
A few things: If you have an underlying medical condition (such as high blood pressure, diabetes, congestive heart failure, thyoid issues etc) have that treated properly. Avoid excess dietary salt consumption, go for walks, and try supportive type hose. If these measures do not help, talk to your doctor. ...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
Red inside swelling on feet yesterday developed on my body today with high temperature. What is it?
Systemic Reaction: Any time that you have foot problems accompanied with systemic changes (like high temperatures, malaise, GI upset), you should immediately seek attention. Please go to the ER and let them start treatment (perhaps antibiotics, etc), and refer you to the appropriate person. Dr Rich Blake ...Read more
I have had swelling above my ankles maybe up two inches also with pain no ademma or swelling in feet what could this be caused by?
Ankle swelling: How old are you? How much do you weigh? Any heart disease? Pain? Do you live in a Lyme disease area & been checked? Any recent strenuous activity? What is your diet like? Could be many things: too much salt in diet--heart disease--Lyme. Consult with us to help you better. ...Read more
Experiencing swelling of feet and ankles in very hot climate where we are working as volunteers in vietnam-- any suggestions please and thanks?
What causes cold feet? I experienced the same even when my body was warm and now experiencing pain and swelling of feet. Also how can it be treated?
Just flew from Dallas to Okinawa, Japan. Got some swelling in feet and ankles and have read that it'll go down. When should I start to be concerned?
Edema: Keep them elevated, limit your salt and fluid intake, and compression hosiery may even be of benefit. If after 2-3 days, the swelling does not resolve, or keeps coming back, then get an evaluation. Overall, at 38, even after a long plain trip, severe swelling should not occur unless you were truly immobile for the whole trip and or are overweight possibly, so get a good check up anyway.Best wishes ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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Edema of feet: Swelling of both feet if still pregnant can occur with standing too long, so elevate both feet to reduce this. If you are not still pregnant, ask your OB provider for some mild diuretics to assist. Make sure your blood pressure is now normal, reduce any source of sodium (salt or salty foods), and drink lots of plain water to reduce sodium content in your body. ...Read more
Get it diagnosed: Some causes of pain and swelling of foot can include systemic problems such as hypertension, gout, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, and tendonitis) and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I believe my lymph system is on vacation. I have swelling from feet to pubic area and each day expands even more.
GO FOR HELP: This is very serious. See a DR NOW. ...Read more
Swelling of feet and ankles my husband has severe swelling of his ankles and feet could it be from scare tissue surrounding the s1 nerve
Probably not: He should be seen by his doctor to determine the problem. ...Read more
Both of my ankles on the outside are tingling. No pain, little swelling. Put feet up before bed, woke up to no tingling. At it again today. Thanks!!!
Nerves: It appears that the superficial nerves in the ankle area are irritable for some reason. Make sure that no constricting articles like straps, too tight shoes or hose AREN't the problem.If symptoms persist or worsen your physician should evaluate you for neuropathy,vitamin B12 ,calcium,magnesium,deficiencies,etc. ...Read more
65 year old male - swelling in feet and ankles recently started 10 mg of cyclobenzaprine 3x daily
Many possibilities: Some causes of swelling of the feet and legs can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, cellulitis, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I am getting different answers on whether gapapentin causes swelling in feet. Drs are saying no, but the side effect warning labels says yes. Why?
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