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www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/edema/symptoms-causes/syc-20366493

Dec 1, 2020 ... Although edema can affect any part of your body, you may notice it more in your hands, arms, feet, ankles and legs. Edema can be the result of ...

www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/leg-swelling/basics/causes/sym-20050910

Sep 10, 2005 ... Leg swelling related to fluid buildup. Leg swelling caused by the retention of fluid in leg tissues is known as peripheral edema. It can be caused ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0715/p102.html

Jul 15, 2013 ... Brawny, nonpitting skin with edema characterizes lymphedema, which can present in one or both lower extremities. Possible secondary causes ...

www.webmd.com/dvt/why-legs-puffy

Jul 15, 2020 ... Swelling in the legs is caused by a build-up of fluid called edema. ... Call your doctor if you take any of these drugs and get swollen lower limbs.

www.healthline.com/health/peripheral-edema

Jun 25, 2018 ... A fracture, sprain, strain, or bad bruise in your leg, ankle, foot, or hand can result in swelling and pain. Inflammation in your lower leg may also be ...

www.jabfm.org/content/jabfp/19/2/148.full.pdf

Mar 2, 2006 ... The most common cause of leg edema in older adults is venous insufficiency. ... hemosiderin deposits on the lower legs and an- kles are ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003104.htm

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

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/12564-edema

Oct 22, 2018 ... Normal versus swollen ankles. What is edema? Edema is swelling that is caused by fluid trapped in your body's tissues. Edema happens most ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1071280

The most common cause of leg swelling is edema, but all or part of a limb may ... The 2 main causes of a swollen lower limb are deep vein thrombosis and ...

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

Nov 5, 2008 ... Venous insufficiency can cause edema in the feet and ankles, because the veins are having trouble transporting enough blood all the way to the ...