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54 Possible Causes for Leg Edema, Non-Pitting Edema, Pediatric Disorder

  • Lipedema

    It appears as disproportionate fat storage with a lot of excess swelling (also known as non-pitting edema).[] Turk J Pediatr 2009; 51 : 617–20. 21. Walker UA, Kirschfink M, Peter HH.[] Lipedema of the legs; a syndrome characterized by fat legs and edema. Ann Intern Med. 1951;34:1243–1250. 6. Herpertz U.[]

  • Hereditary Angioedema

    Hereditary angioedema is an autosomal dominant and life-threatening disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of non-pitting edema affecting the skin, respiratory system[] It is a rare disorder with an onset during childhood in most instances. Therefore, familiarity with the options for the management of pediatric cases is indispensable.[] Typical involvement includes the face, hands, arms, legs, genitalia, and buttocks, although the edema can localize subcutaneously at any site.[]

  • Juvenile Myxedema

    pitting edema Lower extremities - pitting edema Diffuse alopecia Bradycardia Peripheral edema Delayed tendon reflex relaxation Carpal tunnel syndrome Serous cavity effusions[] Frieden, two of the most important names in the fields of dermatology and pediatrics.[] It can also be thought as nonpitting edema, in contrast to pitting edema.[]

  • Edema of the Newborn

    Types of Edema Clinically there are two types of edemapitting and non-pitting edema.[] Abdominal tap (Medical Encyclopedia) Angioedema (Medical Encyclopedia) Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (Medical Encyclopedia) Pulmonary edema (Medical Encyclopedia) Swelling[] Types and Symptoms of Edema Edema may be mild, causing swelling in the feet or legs, or severe, causing such widespread swelling that the body’s organs are overwhelmed.[]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    Abdomen is soft, non-tender, non-distended and without masses or shifting dullness. No hepatosplenomegaly. He has normal male genitalia with no scrotal edema.[] Author information 1 Ministry of Education, Key Laboratory of Child Development and Disorders, Key Laboratory of Pediatrics in Chongqing, Chongqing International Science and[] One month after oral prednisolone was started at 40 mg daily and tapered to 10 mg daily, he developed lower leg edema on both sides and marked proteinuria (10.8 g/day).[]

  • Kawasaki Disease

    On day 6, he developed bilateral non-purulent conjunctivitis, palmar erythema, bilateral non-pitting edema and erythema of his feet, and arthritis.[] (pediatric cardiologists).[] […] of the leg and blistering of the skin.[]

  • Kwashiorkor

    Bipedal non-pitting edema may occur in the legs due to the osmotic imbalance.[] […] primer on the disorders and diseases that may affect the gastrointestinal tract in neonates and children.[] This then leads to ‘edema’ which is the accumulation of fluids in the tissue and particularly the feet (pedal edema) and legs leading to swelling in those areas.[]

  • Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

    Non-pitting edema and cyanosis of the digits of the right lower extremity were noted 48 hours after hypotension and severe shock due to S. aureus sepsis.[] A rare pediatric condition 6 November, 2015 This 12-year-old patient has a rare genetic disorder called cherubism. What is the underlying cause of this arrhythmia?[] In nine patients with venous gangrene that underwent iliofemoral thrombectomy below knee had transmetatarsal amputation done after decreasing leg edema.[]

  • Edema in Malnutrition

    Types of Edema Clinically there are two types of edemapitting and non-pitting edema.[] Normal childhood nutrition & its disorders. In: Current Pediatric Diagnosis & Treatment. McGraw-Hill.[] Published: December, 2012 Edema is swelling of both legs from a buildup of extra fluid.[]

  • Anasarca

    Non-pitting edema is where there is swelling of a body part with no indentation upon applying pressure. Pitting edema is the more common type of edema.[] Hematology, Oncology, and Bone Marrow Transplantation, Rick Wilson Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders b Department of Pathology, Children's Hospital Colorado, University[] Edema and kidney disease: A kidney condition called nephrotic syndrome can result in severe leg edema, and sometimes whole-body edema ( anasarca ).[]