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What causes pedal edema -- high blood pressure.?
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In brief: Blood pressure probl
Have it checked out.

In brief: Blood pressure probl
Have it checked out.
Dr. Steven Frydman
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Dr. William Lizarraga
Internal Medicine
In brief: Not necessarily
High blood pressure does not necessarily cause pedal edema (swollen feet).
This would more likely be from venous disease, obesity, lymph problems, liver disease, kidney disease, or heart disease. High blood pressure often goes hand in had with these. Some blood pressure medicines (calcium channel blockers, eg) can cause swelling too.

In brief: Not necessarily
High blood pressure does not necessarily cause pedal edema (swollen feet).
This would more likely be from venous disease, obesity, lymph problems, liver disease, kidney disease, or heart disease. High blood pressure often goes hand in had with these. Some blood pressure medicines (calcium channel blockers, eg) can cause swelling too.
Dr. William Lizarraga
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