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Im 55 yr old female with lower leg swelling . Dr says some women swell for no reason . Why?

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Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology
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In brief: Many factors

It can depend on your weight, activity, how much standing and sitting you do, even what you eat.
Salty foods can increase the chance of swelling legs. Some people are more sensitive or easily affected than others.

In brief: Many factors

It can depend on your weight, activity, how much standing and sitting you do, even what you eat.
Salty foods can increase the chance of swelling legs. Some people are more sensitive or easily affected than others.
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