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Apr 26, 2019 ... ... older people. Abnormal buildup of fluid in the ankles, feet, and legs can cause swelling. This fluid buildup and swelling is called edema.

familydoctor.org/condition/edema

Apr 24, 2020 ... What causes edema? Edema is caused by extra fluid that builds up in the tissues of your body. Many things can cause ...

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Feb 22, 2014 ... psychosocial support is important in such patients. Page 53. Treatment. Deep Vein Thrombosis. ○ An acute deep ...

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

Nov 14, 2019 ... Treatments · Mild cases of edema will usually go away on their own, particularly if you make certain lifestyle adjustments. · Elevating the Affected...

www.profysionj.com/blog/2019/december/physical-therapy-for-edema

Dec 12, 2019 ... How Do Physical Therapists Treat Edema? · “RICE”: Rest, ice, compression, and elevation are the principles of injury care, to remove the strain ...

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

Causes of edema. The following factors may cause edema: Cancer, especially kidney, liver, or ovarian cancers. Some types of chemotherapy, including cisplatin  ...

www.osmosis.org/answers/pitting-edema

Pitting edema is commonly caused by poor circulation or the retention of excess fluids. Some common risk factors that may lead to these problems include sitting or ...

www.health.harvard.edu/a_to_z/edema-a-to-z

Edema is swelling of both legs from a buildup of extra fluid. Edema has many possible causes: Prolonged standing or sitting, especially in hot weather, can…

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

Nov 5, 2008 ... Causes and forms · General puffiness or swelling caused by water retention · Edema related to circulation (vascular), heart or liver problems.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/edema/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20366532

Dec 1, 2020 ... Treatment. Mild edema usually goes away on its own, particularly if you help things along by raising the affected limb higher than your heart. More ...