Apr 14, 2016 ... Foot, leg, and ankle swelling is also known as peripheral edema, which ..... If it's
left untreated, it can cause permanent damage to your heart.
The most common causes of swollen feet and ankles, how to differentiate them ...
2) Non-pitting Edema: with this type of swelling, no indentation is left when you ...
May 18, 2009 ... For the past 3 months I have been having severe swelling in my left foot and
ankle. At times the swelling continues into my calf and causes a ...
Apr 20, 2016 ... Edema is the medical term for swelling caused by a collection of fluid ... to the feet
or ankles and usually affects only one side (the left or right); ...
Sep 2, 2010 ... Edema means swelling of the soft tissues. It tends to occur in the feet, ankles and
legs or the back in persons who are lying flat ... This leads to development of a
blood clot in the left leg, a deep vein thrombosis, causing edema.
My left foot and ankle are so swollen i can barely tie my tennis shoe. Has anyone
had this happen before? I am so sick of going to the doctors and I dont wan...
Peripheral oedema is commonly called swollen ankles or ankle swelling, ... in the
veins that take blood through the lungs to the left side of the heart increases.
Feb 7, 2013 ... Ankle edema also known as peripheral edema is a swelling over either one or
both ankles. Examples of generalized causes include heart and ...
Jul 13, 2015 ... Where is the location of the swelling? Does it affect the foot and toes or does it
start at the ankle? How far up the leg does it extend? Is there a ...
Feb 13, 2009 ... Dear Dr. Donohue: You wrote that the causes of one-sided ankle and foot
swelling are ... I am 80 and have swelling of my left ankle and foot.