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What Are Some Possible Causes Of Edema
Several causes: Edema is fluid in one's tissues (usually the skin) that is outside of one's blood vessels, lymph vessels, and cells. The fluid is "in between" cells and leaked out of the person's blood vessels or lymph vessels. Poor circulation, obstructed veins, standing or sitting too long, thyroid disease, kidney disease, low protein levels, etc., can cause edema (most often noticeable in the legs). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Edema is also known as Swelling. Fluid in the tissues, either caused by something local to the swollen area like an injury or inflammation, or from the body's retention of water. Gravity brings the fluid to the feet & legs in that case. As a general rule, if one foot is swollen, something is wrong with the foot. If both feet are swollen, it's not the feet, but water ...Read more
I had colonoscopy some time ago, report said sigmoid colon odema, could u explain 1-meaning
& 2-possible causes of the edema in intestines? Thanks
Can broad based disc bulges from C3 to C6 with bone marrow edema, a 3mm cyst on c3, and possible C3 non displaced fracture cause nausea, loss of appet?
Is it possible for lymph sarcoidosis to cause non-pitting edema. Possibly lymphadenopathy?Thyroid, kidney ok and no protein in urine. Feet & legs huge
Heart failure: Refeeding syndrome is complex process loosely defined as severe electrolyte disturbances and fluid shifts after providing nutrition to a previously starving person. The condition can be lethal. It is thought that rapid shifts in electrolytes and fluids can cause acute heart failure which results in edema. ...Read more
Many causes : Excluding renal problems, generalized edema can be caused by many conditions: congestive heart failure , liver failure[, although that usually spares the arms], lymphedema [lymphema may effect only one to all 4 limbs and the torso] , hypothyroidism , and low protein states including protein malnutrition, and finally venous insufficiency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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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