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Right foot and ankle edema- 2 weeks post-surgery ... Bilateral or generalized swelling suggests a systemic cause, such as CHF (especially right-sided), ...

www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/01.CIR.27.5.981

the cause may be due to abnormalities in the lower extremity. The factors that tend to pro- mote localized edema and the regional disease.

journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1358863X16672576

Oct 12, 2016 ... A severely over- or underactive thyroid gland may cause swelling or thickening of the skin on the lower legs (shins) that is often hard and waxy ...

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Types of Edema. Pedal edema- affects lower legs, ankles, and feet. Possible causes: pregnancy, being older; Peripheral edema/Lymphedema- ...

www.nephrologyassociatesonline.com/edema.php

Edema (water retention) is swelling caused by an excessive accumulation of fluid in the body. It typically affects the hands, feet, arms, ankles and legs, ...

www.keckmedicine.org/6-possible-reasons-why-you-have-swollen-feet-ankles-or-legs

Sep 25, 2020 ... Occasional swelling of your lower extremities can be caused by everything from salty food to standing too long.

www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/swell

... the lower legs, feet, or hands will swell because body fluid will normally move down a limb from the effects of gravity. Swelling can also be caused by ...

www.hmpgloballearningnetwork.com/site/twc/articles/managing-weepy-leg-chronic-wound-edema

Sep 4, 2019 ... When treating excessive lower extremity drainage due to edema, complete decongestive therapy can go a long way to resolve a “weepy leg.

dailycaring.com/3-simple-exercises-for-swollen-legs-and-ankles-in-seniors-video

Legs, ankles, and feet swell when excess fluid is pulled down by gravity and builds up in the lower body. This is called edema and it's common in older adults ...

www.hunimed.eu/news/importance-drinking-water-treat-swollen-legs-feet

Nov 29, 2019 ... Edema may be caused by certain medical conditions (liver disease, ... In such cases, it is necessary to resort to lower sodium foods and ...

www.agingcare.com/articles/caring-for-a-senior-with-edema-215340.htm

Oct 2, 2020 ... Family caregivers should learn the symptoms and causes of edema to prevent ... swelling and pain in one area, typically in the foot or leg, ...