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Why do my hands and feet feel swollen and burn and kinda look red after i go for a walk? My blood pressure was very high last time i went to doctor

Why do my hands and feet feel swollen and burn and kinda look red after i go for a walk? My blood pressure was very high last time i went to doctor

High : Blood pressure can certainly cause swelling in extremities but unusual at your age but it happens. See your pcp to monitor the blood pressure. ...Read more

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Why my hands & feets are swollen every morning?

Why my hands & feets are swollen every morning?

Unclear: If you are waking up with swollen hands and feet every am and this is something new for you then you should probably get evaluated for some underlying cause. Kidney disease or nephrotic syndrome could be a possible cause as well as congestive heart failure. But see your doctor to see if this is the issue. Could also be related to too much sodium or a hypernatremia effect or even an autoimmune dx. ...Read more

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My hands and feet get swollen sometimes. Should i be worried?

My hands and feet get swollen sometimes.  Should i be worried?

Dont worry/get check: You should consult your doctor to find the cause as it is not normal for hands and feet to swell up on and off it may be simple water retention.But many medical conditions , medications like over the counter meds like Motrin etc , eating too much salt, kidney conditions, allergic reaction to insect bites. ...Read more

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What could cause my hands and feet to be going numb/feeling swollen for the past week and today feel constantly numb/swollen?

What could cause my hands and feet to be going numb/feeling swollen for the past week and today feel constantly numb/swollen?

Possible raynaud's: Raynaud's disease is a condition that causes some areas of your body — such as your fingers, toes, the tip of your nose and your ears — to feel numb and cool in response to cold temperatures or stress. In raynaud's disease, smaller arteries that supply blood to your skin narrow, limiting blood circulation to affected areas. ...Read more

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I just got off a 4 days cruise. My hands and feet/ankles are terrible swollen. Other than alcohol I'm on no meds. What caused this and am I ok?

I just got off a 4 days cruise. My hands and feet/ankles are terrible swollen. Other than alcohol I'm on no meds. What caused this and am I ok?

Be seen: I would be seen immediately. Several very serious problems would need to be ruled including liver, kidney, and cardiac failure. I would definitely be seen. ...Read more

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Hands and veins very swollen and painful. My hands and feet often swell (due to stimulants?) but this is extreme. Veins on hands bulge more than feet

Hands and veins very swollen and painful. My hands and feet often swell (due to stimulants?) but this is extreme. Veins on hands bulge more than feet

Discuss w/ provider: The provider who prescribed the stimulants needs to know about this symptom and consider if it is a side effect or something else. In any case, that can lead to a corrective plan. Perhaps alternatives to long term stimulants can be found - they play rough w/ bodies over time. Call ASAP and best wishes for resolving this. ...Read more