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pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24271146

Bilateral leg edema is a frequent symptom in older people and an important concern in geriatric medicine. Further evaluation is frequently not performed and  ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/edema/symptoms-causes/syc-20366493

Dec 1, 2020 ... Learn about symptoms, causes and treatment of edema — swelling caused by excess fluid in body tissues — as well as home remedies that ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0901/p637.html

Sep 1, 2008 ... Nearly 75 percent of cases are unilateral, with the left leg more often involved.1 The differential diagnosis of bilateral lower extremity edema ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0715/p102.html

Jul 15, 2013 ... Obstructive sleep apnea may cause bilateral leg edema even in the absence of pulmonary hypertension. Brawny, nonpitting skin with edema ...

www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/edema-overview

Jan 15, 2020 ... "Edema" is the medical word for swelling. Many conditions can cause it.

www.emdocs.net/patient-bilateral-leg-edema-tests-warranted

The patient with bilateral leg edema: what tests are warranted? Jun 19th, 2017; Wells Weymouth; categories: practice updates. Authors: Wells Weymouth, MD ...

wikem.org/wiki/Bilateral_pedal_edema

Nov 27, 2018 ... Causes Pedal Edema · Increased hydrostatic pressure · Decreased oncotic pressure · Increased capillary permeability · Lymphatic obstru...

anmedhealth.org/Portals/16/Services-Images/stoll2014.pdf

Feb 22, 2014 ... Bilateral edema can be due to a local cause or systemic disease, such as heart failure or kidney disease. ○ Generalized edema is due to ...

www.ebm-guidelines.com/ebmg/ltk.free?p_artikkeli=ebm00099

Apr 28, 2020 ... Bilateral oedema is often caused by heart failure, deep vein insufficiency or prolonged standing. Leg oedema of cardiac origin is always ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321773

Edema refers to swelling caused by excess fluid. When swollen skin remains indented after being pressed, this is called pitting edema. It is most common in the ...