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Why are my feet swelling?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Gravity

Gravity pulls "excessive" fluid to the lowest part of your body.
Excess fluid is either due to increased permeability of your vessels, increased fluid volume or inability to pump it.

In brief: Gravity

Gravity pulls "excessive" fluid to the lowest part of your body.
Excess fluid is either due to increased permeability of your vessels, increased fluid volume or inability to pump it.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
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3 doctors agree

In brief: Many reasons

Feet may swell for a variety of reasons.
Standing all day or sitting with your feet hanging down for a while. Circulation issues, the list keeps going. You should follow up with a doctor for a work up.

In brief: Many reasons

Feet may swell for a variety of reasons.
Standing all day or sitting with your feet hanging down for a while. Circulation issues, the list keeps going. You should follow up with a doctor for a work up.
Dr. Johnnie Alston
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Many possibilities

Some causes of swelling of the feet can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, and tendonitis) and side effects to medication.
Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.

In brief: Many possibilities

Some causes of swelling of the feet can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, and tendonitis) and side effects to medication.
Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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