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1,553 Possible Causes for Ankle Edema, Edema of Lower Extremity, EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    For patients with MND affecting the LMNs, the EMG will show evidence of: (1) acute denervation, which is ongoing as motor neurons degenerate, and (2) chronic denervation and[en.wikipedia.org] reinnervation of the muscle, as the remaining motor neurons attempt to fill in for lost motor neurons.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Bronchitis

    Decreased levels of oxygen in the blood can also lead to peripheral edema, or swelling in the legs and ankles.[healthline.com]

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  • 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] Right heart failure symptoms include lower extremity-dependent edema.[healio.com] A condition marked by congestion in the lungs, shortness of breath, edema in the lower extremities, and enlargement of the liver, caused by the inability of the heart to pump[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • 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] (myxedema) Pitting edema of lower extremities Hyporeflexia with delayed relaxation, ataxia, or both Additional signs specific to different causes of hypothyroidism, such[emedicine.medscape.com] extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Ankle Sprain

    Cellulitis, in the context of a preceding ankle sprain, has not been reported in the literature; the resultant edema from the injury may have served as the nidus for infection[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A sprained ankle becomes swollen due to the increased amount of edema within the tissue, since this physiological effect is the foundation of the pain the decline of edema[en.wikipedia.org] To milk edema fluid away from the injured tissues, the ankle should be wrapped with an elastic bandage.[aafp.org]

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  • 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] ., facial edema, rapid weight gain) are not unique to preeclampsia, it is wise to follow affected patients for hypertension and proteinuria. 5 Edema involving the lower extremities[aafp.org] Edema is a common finding in the gravid patient, occurring in approximately 50% of women. Lower extremity edema is the most typical form of edema.[glowm.com]

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  • 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] LMS of the femoral vein can result in edema and pain in the lower extremity; therefore, it is not easy to be differentiated from deep vein thrombosis (DVT).[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]

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  • Cardiomyopathy

    Leg swelling (ankle edema). Liver enlargement. Chest pain. Risk Factors Age over 60. Obesity. Smoking. Alcoholism.[rxmed.com] , 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] […] and fatigue shortness of breath, particularly during exertion or exercise lightheadedness and dizziness chest pain heart palpitations fainting attacks high blood pressure edema[healthline.com]

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  • 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] Physical exam revealed an afebrile man with lower extremity edema extending to the knee, periorbital edema, and a small amount of ascites. Drug history was negative.[slideshare.net] 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]

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  • Cellulitis

    , and systemic toxicity. [11] Misdiagnosis can occur in up to 30% of people with suspected lower-extremity cellulitis, leading to 50,000 to 130,000 unnecessary hospitalization[en.wikipedia.org] When it affects the lower extremities, cellulitis must be differentiated from stasis dermatitis, which is associated most commonly with bilateral, chronic dependent edema[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] a more severe infection such as necrotizing fasciitis or gas gangrene that would require prompt surgical intervention include purple bullae, skin sloughing, subcutaneous edema[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: EMG Shows Evidence of Reinnervation