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Elderly Care Olney, MD: Swollen Legs. What Causes Swollen Legs? Swollen in the legs is known as edema. Edema occurs when fluid builds up in the feet and ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0601/p2118.html

Jun 1, 2005 ... Edema usually happens in the feet, ankles, and legs. ... Pregnant women and elderly people often get edema, but it can happen to anyone. ... Pushing gently on the...

www.diabetes.co.uk/diabetes-complications/edema-and-diabetes.html

Edema (known as oedema in the UK) is a build up of fluid in the body (water retention) which causes swelling. Swelling commonly affects the legs, ankles, feet ...

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

Nov 14, 2019 ... Edema is the swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in the body's tissue. It usually occurs in the feet, ankles, and legs, but it can happen in ...

www.docsopinion.com/2016/09/06/swollen-feet-swollen-ankles-leg-edema

Sep 6, 2016 ... Leg edema with swollen feet and ankles is common. Here, underlying causes, such as venous insufficiency, are reviewed and treatment ...

www.myhealth.gov.my/en/leg-swelling-or-oedema-in-elderly

Jul 16, 2013 ... Leg Swelling or Oedema in Elderly · Leg swelling can occur to any parts of the legs, including the feet, ankles, calves or thighs · Achilles tendon&...

www.strideclinic.com/blog/swollen-feet-and-ankles-in-the-older-person-is-it-normal

Dec 20, 2017 ... Also in any age group a single swollen leg, ankle or foot is a cause for concern. In the older population having the feet and ankles in both legs ...

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Jul 4, 2017 ... What do you mean by swollen legs? There are a surprising number of different kinds of swelling of the legs. One leg or both legs could be ...

www.beebehealthcare.org/health-hub/womens-health-blog/7-easy-ways-reduce-your-swollen-ankles

During pregnancy, your body retains more fluid, and your growing uterus puts more pressure on your veins which can cause swelling in your legs, ankles, or feet ...

nursingandhealth.asu.edu/sites/default/files/pedal-edema.pdf

dysfunction of lymphatic outflow from the legs resulting in accumulation of ... Table 1. Frequent Causes of Bilateral Pedal Edema in Older Adults. More Common.