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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest treatment for swelling in the feet and legs?

I have very swollen feet and legs. The legs are painful to touch. I have been to a urologist,, heart doctor, vascular specialist, my primary care Dr, and everything has been very good. I am at a total loss at this point. Do you have ant suggestions?
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
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Hello,

You are having swollen leg. For that following investigations suggested.

-serum protein estimation to rule out hypoproteinemia.
-serum TSH estimation to rule out hypothyroidism
-EKG to rule out cardiac cause
-sgpt, sgot, ultrasonography abdomen to rule out hepatic cause
-urea, creatinine, egfr to rule out renal cause

According to cause specific treatment given.

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