Whatc causes swollen legs and ankles?
My mother has slightly swollen legs (shins) and ankles. The skin is mildly red, but very shiny (as if lotion had just been applied) yet the skin is dry. Both legs look similar in general appearance. There is some discomfort, especially when walking, and she has had tingling in her lower legs...
Sprained ankle, swollen. Why is it not subsiding?
I tripped on a weird curb and sprained my right ankle. But when I fell, I also went down hard on my left knee , ripping a hole in my jeans and causing a skin injury. I rested a while, and then got up and walked, mostly concerned about my ankle. However, as I walked, I could feel the area just...
Had swollen ankles, red rash on leg, on asacol flecainide carvedilol.
Hi I have had swollen ankles since last Wednesday, last Thursday a red short of rash appeared at the back of my calf on the left leg which has now reduced but still very faint and i m not sure what to do or what it is I am on asacol flecainade carvedilol, fluxetine and have just stopped taking...
Post medication ankle swollen and hives on one leg.
Hi I recently had an abcess or cyst on my upper thigh which was infected and I was given prescribed Bactrim DS. I got the generic from walmart. After 2 weeks of antibiotics the infection is gone. But now, after 3 weeks of being off the medication, I have been noticing my ankle swelling up and I...
Taking thyroxine long-term. Tired, weight gain. Swollen legs and ankles
Hi, I have been on thyroxine since the age of 10...that is over 40 years....the doses change from time to time, but recently (meaning over a few months back I was on 125mg, it did not seem to do anything for me so I put myself on 150mg and told the doctor I was doing this. She said ok. Now just...
30 yr. old male. 2 swollen feet ankles & legs. they are purplish red painful & feel like their guna pop. i've had it for 9 months. elev. do not work. NKA.
Thanks for the query to H.C..M. Forum..
Red purplish swollen leg and ankles (both side) may be due to diabetes, renal problems , heart ailments and simple infection.
Get in blood for C B C , ESR ( CHRONIC INFECTION), serum creatinine ( kidney), sugar ,lipid profile ( thrombosis).
Since 9 moths passed , so consult a physician get his opinion.
Hi their i had an ankle surgery 7months ago i have 7 screws in my ankle the swelling hasnt gone down and my leg never rexales its allways stiff
MY DEAR PATIENT
ANY SURGERY, SPECIALLY BONE SURGERY TAKES AVERY LONG TIME TO HEAL.SO YOU MUST HAVE SOME PATIENCE.TILL YOUR FRACTURE HEALS THE SCREWS WILL BE PLACED AND BECAUSE OF THIS YOUR ANKLE WILL BE SWOLLEN.AND U WILL FIND IT STIFF DUE TO IMMOBILITY.WAIT TILL EVERYTHING HEALS AND THE SCREWS REMOVED .THEN YOUR SWELLING WILL SUBSIDE AND FOR THE STIFFNESS YOU CAN GO FOR PHYSIOTHERAPY EXERCISES.
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