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What causes recurring swelling in ankles and feet?

I HAVE VERY SWOLLEN ANKLES, AND FEET. I HAVE HAD THIS OFF AND ON FOR ABOUT TWO MONTHS. MY DOCTOR JUST KEEP GIVING ME WATER PILLS. MY ALC IS ABOUT 7.8 I AM A TYPE TWO DIABETIC. MY BLOOD PRESSURE IS NORMAL I AM TAKING COZAR ONCE A DAY. WHAT COULD THIS BE FROM SHOULD I BE ALARMED
Thu, 30 Jul 2020
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Hi,

Get your blood sugar strictly controlled, check your uric acid levels and vitamin D levels.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Jaideep Gaver, Orthopedic Surgeon
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What causes recurring swelling in ankles and feet?

Hi, Get your blood sugar strictly controlled, check your uric acid levels and vitamin D levels. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Jaideep Gaver, Orthopedic Surgeon