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How to treat swelling in ankle and lower leg

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

to swell. Then my lower legs and ankles. I was seen at an ER where I was treated for a UTI, put on antibiotics, lasik, and potassium. We then drove to XXXXXXX where the swelling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

My wife suffered a broken ankle about 3 months ago. In the healing process she experienced a lot of swelling and was diagnosed with blood clots in her leg. She has since been cleared and given a clean ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Zotaj Antoneta MD

I am having swelling in my legs, feet, and ankles. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Zotaj Antoneta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Hello Doctor, Greetings!! My kid who is 19 months old now is suffering from mild pain in right leg ankle, he is not able to walk properly due to mild pain and we observed slight swelling on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Mahaveer Patil MD

My lower legs and ankles are reddening and there appears to be swelling where he shin meets the foot. I have been prescribed Docycycline 50mg Tabs (RW) for post operation eye surgery . Should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahaveer Patil ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Parasar MD

I have swelling in my ankles & lower legs, esp. left side. (approx. 6 wks.). * Sonogram (yesterday) said no blood clot. PCP prescribed furosemide (20 mg) + low dose aspirin. Sept. blood test... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parasar ( Dentist)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I am 38 and female. I have swelling in my ankle and lower leg. My leg and foot feels cold to touch ... the swelling.I haven t injured my leg either. what could it be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Chander Mohan Singh MD

, no problem walking or running ... No big deal. 6 days later, my lower leg, and ankle swell, and hurts more ...Hello... I was pitching in softball practice, and got hit in the lower... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Harshit Bhachech MD

) only ankles & lower legs. No pain, slight occasional itching. Took several weeks to heal. Have one .... Some swelling on lower legs could be caused by tight socks. I m 84 y/o... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

to settle down but improved. However, just recently this same ankle/lower leg has been causing pain again, the ankle swells when I have been walking/standing (I m a nurse) for long periods... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

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...

Dr. Prasad MD

Plenty of causes that I can list. However to make this discussion more specific and helpful, you need to provide more information along with previous medical history / treatment history. You may want to user Ask A doctor /...