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My body shows print marks when I rest my leg on something and stays there for long. Edema.?

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Dr. Foster Carr
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In brief: Probably

Indentations in your lower legs around you ankles and up the front of your lower leg are the best areas to determine if you have "pitting" edema.
If you press down in those areas and the indentation stays deep and for a few minutes then that is considered edema.

In brief: Probably

Indentations in your lower legs around you ankles and up the front of your lower leg are the best areas to determine if you have "pitting" edema.
If you press down in those areas and the indentation stays deep and for a few minutes then that is considered edema.
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