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Pitting edema results from pressure applied over edematous subcutaneous tissue, resulting in a depressed area caused by the displacement of interstitial fluid.

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Introduction. Right foot and ankle edema- 2 weeks post-surgery. Edema is defined as a palpable swelling ...

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What is pitting edema? Pitting edema occurs when excess fluid builds up in the body, causing swelling; when pressure is applied to the swollen area, a “pit” ...

www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(11)00906-2/fulltext

Sep 5, 2011 ... ... with a 3-month history of initially unilateral but subsequently bilateral lower limb pitting edema in the absence of dyspnea or chest discomfort.

www.jpsmjournal.com/article/S0885-3924(02)00404-9/fulltext

This increase was followed by the onset of pitting pedal edema to the mid-calf bilaterally. She returned to the slow-release morphine, with resolution of the ...

journal.chestnet.org/article/S0012-3692(16)49930-7/fulltext

A Malignant Cause of Bilateral Pedal Edema ... 52-year-old woman presented with a one month history of fatigue, dyspnea and bilateral lower extremity edema.

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Background:The diagnostic strength of the jugular venous pressure (JVP) and pedal edema as physical examination tools for the assessment of volume status ...

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DEFINITION. Edema is defined as the abnormal fluid accumulation in the interstitial space that exceeds the capacity of physiological lymphatic drainage. Pedal ...

www.longdom.org/open-access/amlodipine-induced-severe-pedal-edema-a-case-report-from-a-tertiarycare-hospital-2329-6887-1000243.pdf

Oct 18, 2017 ... We report a patient who developed pitting type pedal edema after treating with amlodipine for hypertension. Keywords: Amlodipine; Glimepride; ...

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Once other causes of pedal edema have been ruled out, one should attempt to identify the tu- mor-induced mechanisms that may be responsible for the ...