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Why is my lower leg and ankle still swollen 2 months after heart surgery

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What is the treatment for swollen and bruised leg and ankle?

I hit the back of my leg between my ankle and calf on the corner of a table about a month ago. It instantly bruised and swelled up. As I said it has been about a month and although the bruising has faded ...
 

Swollen leg and ankle after a fall with bruising. Burning and chills in the leg. Is it normal?

I fell about 2 weeks ago and hit the front of my lower leg. (no break in skin) my leg was swollen and my ankle turned black and blue. (that part is gone now) however after 2 or so weeks I still have ...
 

Painful, swollen ankle after fall. Calf pain, swollen lower leg. Doctor required?

for it after it hadn t healed in 6 months. Ankle was stable just very painful still. This past week, while ... in left side of my foot that goes into my calf almost to my knee. My lower leg is severly swollen too ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen, stiff feet and ankles

. Getting progressively worse after 2 or 3 months.Help. ...Painful stiff feet and very swollen moving up thru ankles to calves. When I press my calve with my ...
 

Swollen legs, feet and ankle, after pedicure water in foot,test shows negative, Treatment?

I would like to know why for the last 5 months both of my legs and feet and ankles have been ... of my legs have gone down which is great! but a few days ago I notice when after given myself a pedicure ...
 

Whatc causes swollen legs and ankles?

My mother has slightly swollen legs (shins) and ankles. The skin is mildly red, but very shiny (as .... There is some discomfort, especially when walking, and she has had tingling in her lower legs twice in the last ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen ankles

procedure- after that I had a pacemaker put in.- my ankles are swollen, and I figure that s due to water retention- I m on a diuretic, but they re still swollen-should I go see the doctor ? ...
 

Need medication for swelling of left leg & ankle

my left leg and ankle are swollen for eight weeks i saw my doctor eight weeks ago he sent me ... and asked him then why do i still have the swelling he told me he does not know i am 60 years old ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen and painful calves and ankles

feet ankles and calves have been swollen for the past 2 weeks. mostly in her feet. she started a patch ... and the pain doctor cut the dose in half and she is still swollen. she has no blood clots in her legs because ...
 

Sprained ankle, swollen. Why is it not subsiding?

, and that reduced the swelling by at least 2/3. However, the knot is still painful to walk on, and the ankle is not very painful at all, though it is still swollen. Any idea what the knot could be, and will it just go ...
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Leg, feet and ankles swollen. Using compression hose, no use. Had broken ankle and torn meniscus. Is this the cause for swelling?

both my lower legs ,feet and ankles have been swollen for the last month, my lab work came back normal. they are swollen after a good nights sleep and get larger as the day goes on . I am wearing ...
 

What causes swollen ankle and lower left leg?

Visibly swollen feet and ankles,,,increased recently ...significant pitted edema lower left leg ...concerned possibility of gout ...or ulcer developing...being tested for heart state ...anything you can tell ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen and painful ankles

to unlock my ankle. I'm not getting adequate circulation which is why it's so swollen and purple. Any ... began having severe pain in my right ankle and outer calf to the knee after feeling a pop earlier ...
 

Rashes after heart bypass. Why is the leg swollen?

Rash after heart surgery heart bypass and arv 2 weeks ago plus heat and swelling in leg operated on ...
 

Suggest remedy for swollen and painful ankle after a sprain

painful to walk on, still pretty swollen, and the bruising covers the whole back of my lower leg, all ...I injured my ankle about 6 weeks ago. I went to the ER and they diagnosed a severe sprain . I ...
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what causes swollen ankles?
Hello! There are various conditions that can cause swollen ankles including heart disease,liver conditions , kidney disease ,hypothyroidism, venous insufficiency of your legs etc. Medical history , other symptoms ,physical examination and some tests are necessary to know more about the possible cause. Take care.
 
After flying 9 hrs, & driving 5, moving my legs & feet and walking when possible, 2 hours later my ankles are still swollen. Overweight, no pain,Slighlty tingly
Hi, swelling of your ankles mostly due to prolong journey and sitting. I suggest you elevate leg end by keeping pillows under legs while sleeping or when you sit.
 
What are the causes for ankle swelling?
Hello. There are many causes of swollen ankles. The most serious problems would be heart failure, deep vein thrombosis (usually only one ankle) and kidney disease. If you have only one leg swollen you need to be seen in Emergency immediately to be evaluated for possible thrombosis. If both ankles are swollen it would be good to cut down on salt intake and see your doctor for exam and blood tests
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