27 Possible Causes for Sacral Edema in USA

  • Hodgkin's Disease
    Sacral Edema
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Peripheral edema: Edema develops in the feet in ambulatory patients and sacral edema in bed bound patients. … skin (termed peripheral edema or anasarca) and usually affects the dependent parts of the body first (causing foot and ankle swelling in people who are standing up, and sacraledema in people who are predominantly lying down).[1] [2]

  • Marasmus

    (1) depletion of subcutaneous fat in the arms, chest wall, shoulders, or metacarpal regions; (2) wasting of the quadriceps femoris and deltoid muscles; and (3) ankle or sacraledema.[3]

  • Hyponatremia

    difficult to assess with any accuracy at the bedside, a clinical assessment with attention to the patient’s history, heart rate, blood pressure, JVP, the presence of pedal and sacraledema, the presence of a postural drop (helpful in Dr.[4]

  • Edema

    It accumulates in the lower back (called sacral edema) after being in bed for a long period.[5]

  • Cachexia

    intake change, GI symptoms that have persisted for greater than 2 weeks, and functional capacity) and physical examination (loss of subcutaneous fat, muscle wasting, ankle/sacraledema, and ascites).[6]

  • Heart Failure

    skin (termed peripheral edema or anasarca) and usually affects the dependent parts of the body first (causing foot and ankle swelling in people who are standing up, and sacraledema in people who are predominantly lying down).[7]

  • Sacral Fracture
  • Sacral Radiculopathy
  • Pulmonary Edema

Similar symptoms

References

  1. Heart failure, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heart_failure
  2. Congestive Heart Failure, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/congestive-hea…
  3. protein-energy malnutrition - Humpath.com - Human pathology, http://www.humpath.com/spip.php?article14725
  4. Emergency Management of Hyponatremia | EM Cases, http://emergencymedicinecases.com/episode-60-em…
  5. Edema (swelling), http://www.uptodate.com/contents/edema-swelling…
  6. Anorexia Cachexia Syndrome, http://www.oncology.tv/SymptomManagement/Anorex…
  7. Heart failure, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heart_failure