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What treatment should I take swelling in the legs when all the tests are negative ?

edema in lower legs, i am facing for one and half year iam 35 years old male in UAE. seeking for the treatment for the leg swelling and i want to know the reason for the swelling. i took the test of doppler, thyroid, urine, kidney and liver health tests every results says its normal. but i am worried about why its and it may be goes sever and and found in the serious stage. i like to know it in the minor stage. pls help me and find the reason to get treat ment. pls advise for treatment.
Asked On : Sun, 27 Mar 2011
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If it is unilateral oedema then could be due to lymphatic obstruction from microfilarial blockege or deep vein thrombosis.
Answered: Sun, 27 Mar 2011
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Hi dear
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
I can understand your worry about it.If you have it for one limb/two limbs , there are chances that you have lymphoedema .This can be due to infection by worm like filaria or due to the vessels itself.As you say you have undergone evaluation of the same , its likely to be caused by vessels itself.

With more details we can come to a diagnosis regarding that.

You should visit a General surgeon for re evaluation and to discuss surgery options if any.

Take care.
Answered: Sun, 27 Mar 2011
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