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928 Possible Causes for Ankle Edema, Bilateral Foot Swelling, Discoloration of the Lower Extremity

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    A 38-year-old Sri Lankan man presented with acute pancreatitis and later he developed progressive abdominal distention with bilateral ankle edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient's left lower extremity was discolored, tender, and swollen, although it had not progressed to venous gangrene or dermal necrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This dramatic decrease in edema score represented a significantly reduced thrombotic risk. 24 Similarly, the ankle swelling rate was increased during the flight by a mean[lifeextension.com]

  • Heart Failure

    Increased central venous pressure ( 16 cm H2O at right atrium) · Hepatojugular reflux · Weight loss 4.5 kg in 5 days in response to treatment Minor criteria: · Bilateral ankle[medicalcriteria.com] The weakening of the heart's pumping ability causes Blood and fluid to back up into the lungs The buildup of fluid in the feet, ankles and legs - called edema Tiredness and[medlineplus.gov] Major criteria: · Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea · Neck vein distention · Rales · Radiographic cardiomegaly (increasing heart size on chest radiography) · Acute pulmonary edema[medicalcriteria.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Preeclampsia

    (edema) that doesn’t go away Severe headache that doesn’t respond to acetaminophen (Tylenol) Vision changes, including blurred or double vision Abdominal pain, particularly[whattoexpect.com] As the preeclampsia progresses, the woman may experience fluid retention (edema), with swelling in the hands, feet, ankles, and face.[medicalnewstoday.com] […] visit, your practitioner should check you for the following symptoms: Sudden excessive weight gain unrelated to eating Severe swelling of the hands and face Swelling of the ankles[whattoexpect.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Glomerulonephritis

    Glomerulonephritis damages the glomeruli, causing symptoms such as blood in the urine, foamy urine, and swelling (edema) around the face, eyes, ankles, legs, and abdomen.[kidshealth.org] Early signs and symptoms of the chronic form may include: Blood or protein in the urine (hematuria, proteinuria) High blood pressure Swelling of your ankles or face (edema[kidney.org] ) of the face, eyes, ankles, feet, legs, or abdomen Symptoms may also include the following: Abdominal pain Blood in the vomit or stools Cough and shortness of breath Diarrhea[nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency

    Swelling of your ankles, feet or abdomen. This is called edema. Swelling may occur in your belly, which may cause you to feel bloated. Rapid weight gain.[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Venous Insufficiency of Leg

    Diameters of varicose veins can range from 3 mm to 8 mm.2 Edema & leg or ankle swelling with and without skin changes Edema and swollen ankles are the next progressive states[thepremierveincenter.com] Symptoms of Venous Insufficiency Typical lower extremity symptoms many patients experience include: Swelling Aching, burning, throbbing, cramping, or other discomfort Skin[westlakedermatology.com] Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) — heralded by varicose veins, edema, stasis dermatitis, indurated discolored skin, ulcers, and leg pain — may impair lower extremity function[o-wm.com]

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

    Other symptoms are fatigue, dizziness, swelling in the ankles or legs (edema), bluish lips and skin (cyanosis), chest pain, racing pulse and palpitations.[who.int] […] and legs (edema) and fluid in the abdomen (ascites) There are several different types of PH.[weillcornell.org] Other symptoms may include: Chest pain (angina pectoris) Dizziness Fainting (syncope) Loss of energy Swelling of the arms, legs, ankles, or abdomen (edema) Dry cough Raynaud[pfizer.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    Nephrotic syndrome causes swelling (edema), particularly in your feet and ankles, and increases the risk of other health problems.[mayoclinic.com] ) particularly in the abdomen, but also the ankles, feet and/or face, weight gain, and less but foamy urine output.[nicklauschildrens.org] Symptoms Signs and symptoms of nephrotic syndrome include: Severe swelling (edema), particularly around your eyes and in your ankles and feet Foamy urine, which may be caused[mayoclinic.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Premenstrual Syndrome

    (swelling of the ankles, hands, and feet) Periodic weight gain Oliguria (diminished urine formation) Breast fullness and pain Respiratory problems Allergies Infections Eye[stanfordchildrens.org] […] hypersensitivity crying spells moodiness sleep disturbances behavioral symptoms fatigue dizziness changes in sexual interest food cravings or overeating fluid retention edema[health.am] Depression Severe fatigue Anxiety Confusion Forgetfulness Decreased self-image Paranoia Emotional hypersensitivity Crying spells Moodiness Sleep disturbances Fluid retention Edema[stanfordchildrens.org]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Protein-Losing Enteropathy

    The patient experienced progressive clinical deterioration, with resting dyspnea, ascites, ankle edema, and pleural and pericardial effusion.[revespcardiol.org] Painless, pitting edema was present in the pretibial regions and ankles of both legs. Laboratory values on admission are shown in Table 1 .[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity