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1,313 Possible Causes for Swelling of Limb

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    […] of the left upper limb with lymphangitis up to the axilla.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pain or swelling of a lower limb is a common presenting complaint, and a wide differential diagnosis exists (box 1).[doi.org] Thrombosis or clot formation in the deep veins of the lower limb can lead to discomfort and swelling of the limb.[ucdmc.ucdavis.edu]

  • Angioedema

    ., April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hereditary angioedema (HAE) – a rare genetic disorder that results in potentially life-threatening edema or swelling of limbs, abdomen, face[web.archive.org] The most common areas of the body to develop swelling are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Usually, this swelling is ... Phase[centerwatch.com]

  • Hemophilia

    Hemophilia may cause deep-muscle bleeding that leads to swelling of a limb. The swelling may press on nerves and lead to numbness or pain.[web.archive.org] Complications may arise from the disease itself or from its treatment: Deep internal bleeding, e.g. deep-muscle bleeding, leading to swelling, numbness or pain of a limb.[en.wikipedia.org] This may result in a reluctance to use the limb. Damage to joints. Internal bleeding may also put pressure on and damage joints.[web.archive.org]

  • Liposarcoma

    Liposarcoma that forms in the arms and legs can cause: A growing lump of tissue under your skin Pain Swelling Weakness of the affected limb Liposarcoma that forms in the abdomen[mayoclinic.org] A liposarcoma in the arms or legs may cause pain, swelling, or weakness in the affected limb.[medicalnewstoday.com] Depending on where the tumor is, you may have any of the following: Chest pain Trouble swallowing or weight loss Trouble urinating or pain while urinating Pain and swelling[disabled-world.com]

  • Hereditary Angioedema

    The most common areas of the body to develop swelling are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[web.archive.org] A hereditary disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of subcutaneous and submucosal swelling, especially affecting the limbs, face, upper respiratory tract, and gastrointestinal[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Hereditary angioedema is a disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of severe swelling (angioedema).[web.archive.org]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 1

    The most common areas of the body to develop swelling are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] […] of tissues in the hands, feet, limbs, face, intestinal tract, or airway.[rarediseases.org] For example: Should the sufferer's hand swell up, it will go through the normal swelling cycle before 'transferring' to either the connection limb (In this case wrist to forearm[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia

    Theodore E. Warkentin Dr. Ted Warkentin, Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program, Hamilton Health Sciences, General Hospital Site, Hematology, Room 1-180A, 237 Barton St. E., Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2 CANADA; Phone 905-527-0271 ext. 46139 (Maria Adamek, administrative assistant); Fax 905-577-1421; Email[…][doi.org]

  • Hemophilia A

    Bleeding that occurs in deep muscle can cause your limbs to swell. The swelling may press on nerves and lead to numbness or pain. Damage to joints.[mayoclinic.org] Complications may arise from the disease itself or from its treatment: Deep internal bleeding, e.g. deep-muscle bleeding, leading to swelling, numbness or pain of a limb.[en.wikipedia.org] Immobilization of the affected limb and the application of ice packs are helpful in diminishing swelling and pain.[medcaretips.com]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 3

    The most common areas of the body to develop swelling are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] An HAE attack can result in rapid swelling of the hands, feet, limbs, face, intestinal tract, larynx (voicebox), or trachea (windpipe).[medlineplus.gov] For example: Should the sufferer's hand swell up, it will go through the normal swelling cycle before 'transferring' to either the connection limb (In this case wrist to forearm[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 2

    It is characterized by swelling of limbs, face, airway and abdominal pains caused by trauma, cold and stress.The mortality rate is up to 35% due to laryngeal oedema therefore[journals.lww.com] The most common areas of the body to develop swelling are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] The most commonly affected areas of the body are the limbs, face, intestinal tract, and airway.[checkorphan.org]

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