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www.parentgiving.com/elder-care/peripheral-edema-what-you-should-know-about-swollen-legs

Find out why edema is common in your feet, ankles, and lower legs, and what you ... Its treatment options were scanty and were aimed to cause 'emptying of the ... a dent, it ...

www.woundsource.com/patientcondition/edema

Treatments & Interventions for Edema · Reduce daily sodium intake. · Avoid tight clothing and jewelry that could constrict the affected area · Avoid extre...

www.woundsource.com/blog/edema-common-risk-factors-and-complications

Nov 21, 2019 ... Swelling is the hallmark of edema, and pitting may also occur. ... Treatment methods are available to reduce symptoms, but management of the ...

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 ... after being pressed for a few seconds (known as pitting edema) ... Of course, treating the ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/oedema

See a GP if your ankle, foot or leg is swollen and: it has not improved after treating it at home for a few days; it gets worse.

www.fairview.org/sitecore/content/Fairview/Home/Patient-Education/Articles/English/l/e/g/_/s/Leg_Swelling_in_a_Single_Leg_116390en

Swelling of the arms, feet, ankles, and legs is called edema. It is caused by ... of the lower leg. Medical treatment will depend on what is causing your swelling.

www.everydayhealth.com/congestive-heart-failure/edema

Nov 14, 2019 ... It can also be the result of medication, pregnancy, or another underlying condition, ... Swollen ankles and feet are common symptoms of edema.

www.cancer.net/coping-with-cancer/physical-emotional-and-social-effects-cancer/managing-physical-side-effects/fluid-retention-or-edema

Causes of edema · Corticosteroids, which are drugs that reduce swelling · Hormone replacement medications · Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDS),&nb...

betterhealthwhileaging.net/leg-swelling-in-aging

Learn what usually causes leg or ankle edema & how to treat this in older adults. ... Your doctor will check for “pitting,” by gently pressing on the swollen area.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK279409

Nov 5, 2008 ... a condition that could become chronic and severe (like lymphedema after cancer treatment or leg edema in one leg following deep vein ...

www.webmd.com/heart-disease/pitting-edema

Jul 27, 2020 ... Pitting Edema Causes and Risk Factors · Standing or sitting too long · An allergic reaction · Side effect of medicine, such as drugs for diab...