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.
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 discomfort.
Find possible causes of foot swelling or leg swelling based on specific factors.
Check one ... Around ankle or foot ... Swelling in abdomen or other parts of body
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); ...
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 ...
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...
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.
Jul 11, 2014 ... Get the facts on the causes of swollen ankles and swollen feet, and learn about
the medications used for treatment of ankle and foot swelling.
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.