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1,653 Possible Causes for Localized Edema

  • Insect Bite

    It does not appear that large local reactions are a risk factor for subsequent anaphylactic reactions.[] Systemic reactions typically begin within 30 minutes of envenomation and may produce urticaria, wheezing, shortness of breath, nausea and vomiting, edema of the oropharynx[]

  • Osteoporosis

    Transient osteoporosis of the hip may affect one or both femoral heads during pregnancy but it involves localized edema and not skeletal resorption.[]

  • Cellulitis

    Physical Assessment  Local symptoms:  Erythema and edema of area  Warm to touch,  Possibly fluctuant (tense, firm to palpation)  May resemble peau d’orange  Advancing[] Edema  Mild systemic symptoms – low-grade fever, chills, malaise, and headache may be present 7.[] […] skin ulcer  Fragile skin  Immunocompromised host  Diabetes mellitus  Inflammation (e.g., eczema)  Edema secondary to venous insufficiency or lymphedema 6.[]

  • Muscle Strain

    This study investigated if using a shock-control hammer reduces forearm muscle strain by observing adverse physiological responses (i.e. inflammation and localized edema)[] The MR findings show diffuse muscle edema that does not localize to the myotendinous junction and can persist for weeks.[] Typically, there is also skin edema and sometimes, bone contusion.[]

  • Lionfish Sting

    Lionfish sting is notable for its severe clinical presentation in the form of erythema, paresthesias, profound localized edema, and abdominal cramping.[] In a series of 101 documented cases of captive lionfish envenomations in the US, the following effects were reported (Gallagher, 2001): 92% of patients experienced local pain[] […] by pain that is described as quite severe, whereas paresthesias, abdominal cramping, local heat, cyanosis, and blistering of the skin are frequent findings as well.[]

  • Thrombophlebitis

    A 37-year-old woman presented with sudden onset of local pain and edema on her right chest wall, accompanied by a longitudinal retraction of the skin during arm abduction[]

  • Angioedema

    A general term for a vascular reaction of the deep dermis, subcutaneous or submucosal tissues, which corresponds to localized edema 2º to vasodilation and capillary permeability[] (NICHD) Definition (MSH) Swelling involving the deep DERMIS, subcutaneous, or submucosal tissues, representing localized EDEMA.[] edema caused by dilatation and increased permeability of the capillaries, and characterized by the development of giant wheals. hereditary angioedema an autosomal dominant[]

  • Hereditary Lymphedema

    , unspecified 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Fluid retention NOS legs R60.0 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R60.0 Localized edema 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable[] Milroy-Nonne disease (primary hereditary lymphedema) is an uncommon congenital entity with familiar history of lower limb edema as typical clinical features.[] Q82.0 (chronic hereditary edema) Nonne-Milroy-Meige Q82.0 (chronic hereditary edema) Edema, edematous (infectious) (pitting) (toxic) R60.9 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R60.9 Edema[]

  • Centipede Bite

    Centipede bites have been reported to cause localized and/or systemic symptoms including local pain, erythema and edema, nausea and vomiting, palpitations, headache, lymphadenopathy[] […] case report First Online: 21 May 2015 160 Downloads 2 Citations Summary Centipede bites have been reported to cause localized and/or systemic symptoms including local pain[] , erythema and edema, nausea and vomiting, palpitations, headache, lymphadenopathy, and rhabdomyolysis.[]

  • Erysipeloid

    Some patients may experience an asymptomatic course of the disease, but burning, itching or throbbing pain at the site of skin injury followed by edema, erythema, and localized[]

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