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 ...
Check medical symptoms for leg swelling (edema), new onset with the self-
assessment symptom ... Do you have swelling of just one foot, ankle, and/or leg?
My left ankle is swollen, but I notice when I sleep and wake it is not swollen. It
only swells during the day. I had a DVT done and it was negative. My primary
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.
Apr 3, 2013 ... 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 ...
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 ...
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 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.