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What can I do for swollen ankles and feet during pregnancy?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Up Up Up

Sorry not much you could do wear ted house and keep elevated.

In brief: Up Up Up

Sorry not much you could do wear ted house and keep elevated.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
3 doctors agree

In brief: 'feet up'/stockings

Support stockings and 'staying off your feet' will help ankle swelling (edema).
Remember: ankle edema is a sign of pre-eclampsia (old term=toxemia) so it is best to report edema to your OB and get seen for a blood pressure check and a urine check (for protein). Hope you are better! & congrats on the baby!

In brief: 'feet up'/stockings

Support stockings and 'staying off your feet' will help ankle swelling (edema).
Remember: ankle edema is a sign of pre-eclampsia (old term=toxemia) so it is best to report edema to your OB and get seen for a blood pressure check and a urine check (for protein). Hope you are better! & congrats on the baby!
Dr. Allen Seely
Dr. Allen Seely
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