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Edema and purple dots on ankles

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have been diagnosed with dependent edema. It is expressed more in my left leg. I have a blood clot in that leg that extends from my ankle to my groin. Compression stockings have been prescribed ... View answer

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Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Paresis . The new thing now is edema in my ankles everyday now for months. Is that a sign of something? I ... View answer

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Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

What body systems would a doctor look at if a patient presents with increasing dyspnea (over 2 days) and edema in ankles, for ROS and physical exam? Patient is a chronic smoker, and hx of COPD . What... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

My mom is 91. She has one kidney . She has CHF. Occasional edema in both legs, then she will watch salt alot and it will go down... In last 2 weeks, left is swollen edema at ankle and foot... Right... View answer

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Dr.   Rishu Saxena MD

could you suggest View answer

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Dr. Dinah Levillard MD

severe edema, which I have had in the past and was put in diuretic medication and my blood pressure ... at remembering to consistently take my medication daily my legs and ankles and feet are have swollen up... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dinah Levillard ( Dermatologist)
Dr. KHYATI SEGAN MD

I am a 78 year old male who often has tertiary pitting edema of the ankles, mostly the right. Recently and on 2 other occasions have had dark purple, bruise looking discoloration of the ankle... View answer

Answered by : Dr. KHYATI SEGAN ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hello! I injured my shin about 5 days ago ( today was my first day back to work) when i removed my shoes and socks i noticed edema around upper ankle area with purple coloring, My conceres are have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Basheer Ahamed ( Diabetologist)
Dr.   Zotaj Antoneta MD

, blueish in color, with pin-pricks of red dots on the top of that foot and the ankle. Only on my left foot ...I have permanent AFib and CHF. I m doing well on meds, but have a lot of edema in my legs... View answer

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Dr. Shinas Hussain MD

I have recently been experiencing edema in my ankles! I have no medicine such as Lasix or any other ... ankles! Any other advice except avoid salt! ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Get done CPK level first. If this is normal then get done calcium and vitamin d3 level. If deficiency then start supplements. Please hit thanks.

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello Welcome to HCM. Yes you should. It may be due to heart problems or local skin infection. Apply antibiotics gel or cream. Consult your doctor for heart testing. Avoid salt I diet. Take care..

Dr. Prasad MD

It depends on the cause and the location of edema.