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What Could Be The Cause Of Swelling In Both Foot And Legs In A 70 Year Old Thin Person
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
Lowplateletcount, swelling in legs and feet. What can cause this conditions? Male 56 years old diabetic
Have it evaluated.: 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 and trauma. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Check electrolytes: See your pcp for ck up ; blood work!. Are you on statin drug for any reason. ...Read more
A 64 year old man has swelling in the feet and leg with a sore that wont go away also his foot is starting to turn black.What are possible diagnoises?
My wife, 36, is pregnant of 8 months. She is having swelling on her legs and feet.Anything serious? We have 11 year old daughter.
Blood pressure: Swelling of the extremities is almost universal problem late in pregnancy. It is important though that she have her blood pressure checked by a doctor. Sometimes the swelling to indicate a blood pressure problem called preeclampsia. Usually the swelling is just swelling. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My feet and legs and knees swelling at night. I am 64 years old and had problems with my ankles and surgery on each ankles some time ago. Now legs ?
Varies: There are multiple potential causes. It may be a problem individually with your knees and ankle as you suggest, it can sometimes be a manifestation of vascular disease such as venous stasis disease. One of the more common reasons a person can have swelling in both legs is some form of fluid retention which can have many causes. A good medical checkup is a good place to start. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am 25 years old &I have bad edema and my legs are swelling in my legs above my knees down to my feet change color if I'm on them 4a short period ?
I have constant knee pain. No injuries. I work daily on my feet. Have had pain for about a year with swelling. Whats the cause?
37 yrs old this year alone broke right foot twice, knee swelling/popping out of place, now broke pelvic bone. Could it be a medication I am on?
That is a lot of : Fractures in one year. Unless one was a stunt woman or very clumsy -this is difficult to explain. I reviewed side effect profiles for phenergan, (promethazine) Alprazolam ; Apriso - and found no association with fractures. If you have found yourself more injury prone, Alprazolam can lead to difficulty with coordination, clumsiness etc. This warrants further exploration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3 year old is limping. There is no bruising/swelling on his foot/ankle. It hurts on the bottom. Also has 100.3 fever, cough and running nose. Related?
Possibly related: It is possible that all the symptoms are related. However, with no apparent injury, I would suggest having your child evaluated by his DR. This may be secondary to a viral condition, but is concerning enough to warrant a full evaluation. ...Read more
I am 70 years old and a diabetic and retaining water in my body and my feet are swelling. I am taking water pills but my feet are still swelling?
Diuretics and edema: You probably need to be on a stronger diuretic. If you are taking hctz, (hydrochlorothiazide) it probably has no effect. Ask your doctor about using Lasix (l), if you are on l, have a neprholgoist (n) sned some blood to lab and check your 24 hour urine to see what your kidney function is and if you have proteinuria. A low serum Albumin makes you retain water. CHF can also cause edema. Get help from a n or cardio. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes alogodystrophy? I have severe pain and swelling on top of left foot. Had a fracture / surgery on left ankle 2 years ago, is it related?
Not caused by trauma: If concerned C Ur PCP 4 a start & if evaluation is done & there's a ?, he/her can refer U. ...Read more
Cause of chronic BL foot pain/heat (heel/arch/ball) in girl ~7 yrs old? X rays normal, no acute trauma, swelling, or other sx. No BL knee jerk reflex.
Undiagnosed: X-rays only show the bones. So the bones are fine. MRI shows muscle, tendons, ligaments. Perhaps an MRI would rule out a neuroma, lipoma, or other cause of pain. It is a little unusual to have bilateral foot problems in a 7 year old. Check with a specialist- podiatry, orthopedics, pediatrician to find and treat the cause of the problem. Certain hospitals focus on pediatrics. CHOP and Hershey Med. ...Read more
I've been seeing blood in my urine for over a year. Also have protein. My legs and feet are swelling. Doc says I'm normal. Is it?
Not normal: Blood and and protein in the urine accompanied by swelling suggests a problem with kidney function. Perhaps what the doctor was referring to was the anatomy of your urinary tract, which is distinct from kidney function. Tests measuring. Kidney function may hep sort this out. ...Read more
Husband is 6'1, 300lbs w swelling in feet/legs, otherwise healthy. He's overweight,he's always struggled w weight. But what could cause this swelling?
Many causes and RX.: Leg swelling is a common complaint with many causes including problems with the heart, lungs or kidneys, as well as medications, lymphedema, dvt, cellulitis, venous insufficiency and a host of other issues. There is also a difference in cause if the swelling is one side or bilateral. There are many treatments for swelling but the first step is to identify the cause. See a vein specialist or md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have swelling in feet & ankles. Not sure if it could be caused by bug bites on legs or not. What can I take or do to get the swelling to go down?
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