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829 Possible Causes for Edema of Lower Extremity

  • Heart Failure

    Compression stockings may be effective for lower-extremity edema.[] Temperature of lower extremities Cool lower extremities may reflect inadequate cardiac output.[] Patients may complain of cool extremities, exercise intolerance, dizziness, or syncope.[]

  • Hyponatremia

    Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease with unknown cause characterized by non-caseating granuloma formations. It may present with bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy, skin lesions, eye and musculoskeletal system involvement. Hypercalcemia and hypercalciuria are important electrolyte imbalances resulting from sarcoidosis[…][]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Two weeks later, her shortness of breath, orthopnea, and lower extremity edema resolved and furosemide was discontinued.[] If this happens, there will also be complications in the lower extremities with swelling, congestion and swelling of the liver, or pleural effusion.[] extremities Fatigue High-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) signs and symptoms HAPE can occur when people travel to or exercise at very high altitudes.[]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    BACKGROUND: Coronary artery fistula, first described by Krause in 1865, is an abnormal communication between the coronary artery and one of the four chambers of the heart or one of the great vessels. The communications are often congenital but may also be acquired from trauma or invasive cardiovascular[…][]

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

    He presented with progressive severe dyspnea on exertion and lower extremity edema.[] Other side effects include headache, flushing, lower-extremity edema, and rarely, anemia. Bosentan is teratogenic.[] The most common presenting symptoms of PH include dyspnea on exertion, fatigue, chest pain, syncope, palpitations, and lower extremity edema.[]

  • Lipoid Nephrosis

    , periorbital (often misinterpreted as allergic), of the scrotum or labia, and of the lower extremities ( 11 ).[] Features Rarely, nephrotic-range proteinuria is discovered on a routine urinalysis, but most frequently the presenting symptom of MCD is nephrotic syndrome, characterized by edema[]

  • Angioedema

    Angioedema is a condition in which an increase in vascular permeability leads to the swelling of body tissues. There are both hereditary and acquired forms of the disease, with the latter often associated with the administration of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor medication. Involvement of the intestinal tract[…][]

  • Amyloidosis

    MGUS and myeloma patients that have atypical features, including unexplained weight loss; lower extremity edema, early satiety, and dyspnea on exertion should be considered[] There was no family history of amyloidosis and the physical examination identified edema of the lower extremities. The coagulation profile was unremarkable.[] extremity edema to angina, syncope, ascites, and anasarca, which are associated with more advanced disease. 22 Overt heart failure can be seen in 24%. 16 Low voltage on ECG[]

  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

    Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most commonly occurring type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, which may be found at various extranodal sites. The nose is not a common site for DLBCL as compared with natural killer/T-cell lymphoma, and synchronous pulmonary involvement is even rarer. We report a case of[…][]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 1

    In clinical examination we found palpebral and labial edema, swollen legs and livedo reticularis on the lower extremities.[]

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