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Severe fluid retention, dry skin and incontinence. Swollen arms and legs. Treatment?

My body has 30+ lbs of water retension. Hospital took out 4 galLons+ in 4 days and when sent home body in 5 days was right back with same symptoms. My body has fluid retenion. My lower legs and toes are so swollen that I cannot wear shoes or walk due to swelling on soles... edema is 10+ below knees to tips of toes. Skin on arms and lower legs is DRY, itching looking for homeopathic remedy to reduce fluid retention, help with dry skin and itching. ALso have incontinence problem. Please HELP???
Asked On : Thu, 5 Jul 2012
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hi snowbird, you need to tell us what were you diagnosed with during your last admission. There can be multiple causes for fluid retention, like heart disease, liver disease, low blood proteins, kidney disease, thyroid problems etc. most are treatable with allopathic medications. your incontinence may or may not be related to your fluid retention. It may also be due to diuretics that you may be taking to reduce body fluids. Kindly send some more details like your age/gender/previous diagnosis/other medical illnesses and so on. From the information available, I think you need to see a physician. If your incontinence persists, also get checked by a urologist. take care
Answered: Thu, 12 Jul 2012
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