Swelling can be localized or affect the whole body, according to WebMD. Causes of localized body swelling include injury, inflammation, burns, infections under the skin or in a joint, and insect bites. Certain medication... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Foot swelling that doesn't go away sometimes is a sign of a medical condition, such as a venous insufficiency, a blood clot, an injury or an infection, states WebMD. In pregnant women, some swelling of the feet and ankle... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

A variety of medical conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, allergic reactions and insect bites, could cause the hands to swell during the night, according to WebMD. Swollen hands in the morning also cou... More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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