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Can you die from lower leg swelling?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

A clot could be the cause, travel to your lung causing an acute pulmonary embolism, which can be fatal.

In brief: Yes

A clot could be the cause, travel to your lung causing an acute pulmonary embolism, which can be fatal.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Jason Black
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

Lower leg swelling is a symptom, not a diagnosis.
It should be evaluated by a physician.

In brief: Depends

Lower leg swelling is a symptom, not a diagnosis.
It should be evaluated by a physician.
Dr. Jason Black
Dr. Jason Black
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