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2,708 Possible Causes for Ankle Edema, Discoloration of the Lower Extremity, Ileus

  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    A 20-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with a one-day history of fever and acute, painful symmetric polyarthritis that involved the wrists, elbows, and ankles.[nejm.org] Gastrointestinal Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and transient paralytic ileus are the more common manifestations.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] The patient didn't show much improvement and developed a dynamic ileus and few days latter she developed severe abdominal pain and massive lower gastrointestinal bleeding[saudijgastro.com]

  • 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]

    Missing: Ileus
  • Congestive 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] As a result, you may experience: Fatigue, weakness or dizziness Heart palpitations Shortness of breath Swollen legs and ankles (edema) Weight gain If your heart failure symptoms[conehealth.com] 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
  • Cardiomyopathy

    Leg swelling (ankle edema). Liver enlargement. Chest pain. Risk Factors Age over 60. Obesity. Smoking. Alcoholism.[rxmed.com] However, its occurrence in ileus patients is rarely reported. We hereby report probably the first case of TCM after ileus in the literature and discuss its implications.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , or swelling, of your feet, ankles, and legs Treatment varies depending on how damaged your heart is due to cardiomyopathy and the resulting symptoms.[healthline.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Hypothyroidism

    Then there is pitting edema in lower extremities, especially around the ankles, coarse brittle hair, skin pallor and dryness. A goitre may develop.[symptoma.com] Hohl RD, Nixon RK: Myxedema ileus. Arch Intern Med 1965; 115: 145. 9.5.7.7. Nickerson JF, Hill SR, McNeil JH, Barker SB: Fatal myxedema with and without coma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Pulmonary Edema

    For example, elevating the head with pillows in bed may benefit someone with pulmonary edema, while elevating the legs may minimize ankle and/or leg edema.[emedicinehealth.com] Body positioning can also be helpful for both peripheral and pulmonary edema to ease symptoms.[emedicinehealth.com] Patients with high altitude pulmonary edema may also develop high altitude cerebral edema (inflammation and swelling of the brain).[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Varicose Veins

    Learn more: Swollen feet, ankles, and hands (edema) during pregnancy Itching during pregnancy Help for common pregnancy skin problems[babycenter.com] Severe venous reflux can result in skin discoloration, severe swelling, and lower extremity wounds that do not heal well.[health.ucsd.edu] The ankles swell because fluid accumulates in the tissue under the skin—a condition called edema. Varicose veins alone do not cause edema.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Ileus
  • Stasis Dermatitis

    Earlier signs, such as prominent superficial veins and pitting ankle edema, are well known.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms Swelling around the ankles that usually goes away while you’re asleep but comes back the next day Discoloration of the skin or hyperpigmentation on the lower extremities[verywellhealth.com] edema and progressing to tan pigmentation, patchy erythema, petechiae, and induration.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Ileus
  • Protein-Losing Enteropathy

    The patient experienced progressive clinical deterioration, with resting dyspnea, ascites, ankle edema, and pleural and pericardial effusion.[revespcardiol.org] During the postoperative course, he developed ileus. Subsequently, he developed shock.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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
  • Electrolytes Abnormal

    […] in hands, feet and/or ankles, tachycardia, and a bounding and strong pulse.[registerednursing.org] Smooth muscle involvement may result in constipation or ileus.[musculoskeletalkey.com] In the meantime, the abdominal computed tomography scan revealed paralytic ileus.[clinchem.aaccjnls.org]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity

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