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Jul 15, 2013 ... The chronic accumulation of edema in one or both lower extremities ... Obstructive sleep apnea may cause bilateral leg edema even in the ...


Sep 1, 2008 ... Nearly 75 percent of cases are unilateral, with the left leg more often involved.1 The differential diagnosis of bilateral lower extremity edema ...


Jul 20, 2014 ... Physical Exam · Distribution: unilateral, bilateral, generalized · Quality: pitting, non-pitting · TTP: DVT, cellulitis · Varicose vei...


Mar 2, 2006 ... The differential diagnosis of edema is presented in. Tables 1 through 3. ... Rare Causes of Leg Edema in the United States. Unilateral. Bilateral. Acute (72 hours)...


Leg edema is a common problem in older patients, with a wide range of possible ... according to its duration (acute or chronic), distribution (unilateral or bilateral), and ... m...


Mar 13, 2019 ... Blankfield RP, Finkelhor RS, Alexander JJ, et al. Etiology and diagnosis of bilateral leg edema in primary care. Am J Med 1998; 105:192.


Lymphedema is an important differential diagnosis in lower limb swelling, with ... It is milder, often bilateral, and symptoms are confined to below the knee.


Nov 27, 2018 ... Bilateral pedal edema ... 2 Clinical Features; 3 Differential Diagnosis ... lower extremity resulting in swelling of the feet and extending upward.


References · Single study in bilateral leg edema: What the FPs thought… ·… · Investigators recommend 3 steps · Recommendations from others.


Jul 6, 2020 ... Patients with lower limb edema are frequently referred to vascular ... to the patient with leg swelling and provides an efficient pathway for the differential ... ...