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Diuretics are the treatment of choice in CHF, liver, and renal disease. · In patients with DVT, anticoagulation therapy is used. · In patients with chronic venous&nb...

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Treating the underlying cause can often lessen the edema. Table 1 lists ... decide if patients with pedal edema have peripheral arterial disease. Table 1.

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Edema can occur locally, often affecting the extremities (peripheral edema), or generally, affecting the entire body (anasarca). In the body, there are two main ...

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Nov 21, 2019 ... Common Edema Treatments and Interventions · Reducing daily consumption of sodium · Participating in regular exercise · Avoiding exposure to&n...

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

Nov 14, 2019 ... Edema often occurs as the result of congestive heart failure. ... the causes and treatment of this condition, which causes swelling of the limbs.

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A number of strategies exist to treat CCB-related edema, including switching CCB classes, reducing the dosage, and/or adding a known venodilator such as a  ...

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Feb 22, 2014 ... apnea and is under-recognized as a cause of edema. ○ Other causes of pulmonary hypertension include left heart failure and chronic lung ...

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A systematic approach to the patient with edema allows for prompt and cost- effective diagnosis and treatment.1. TABLE 1: Causes of peripheral edema. Anatomy ...

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Peripheral edema, on the other hand, occurs as a result of fluid retention in the peripheral tissues, such as the hands, legs, and feet. Pitting edema can have ...

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Jun 25, 2018 ... What Is Peripheral Edema and What Causes It? ... What is it? Peripheral edema is swelling of your lower legs or hands. The cause may be simple, ...