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Edema Defined - Edema Information - Treatment by franklinb Posted Sun 04 Oct 2009 11:11pm Definition: Edema is the accumulation of excessive fluid in body tissue. This accumulation can be in one place, such as the legs, or it can be generalized over a larger area. Edema is accumulation of interstitial fluid that results in more than just swelling. It can be up to 3 liters of fluid that collects in the tissue due to some problem such a ... Read on »
Natural Remedies For Swollen Ankles and Feet by Natural Weight Loss Blog Posted Mon 11 Jun 2012 10:53am Swollen ankles and feet occur when fluid is stuck in the spaces between your body cells. This normally occurs in the ankles, feet, and legs but it can also affect any area of your body. It can be very painful and if not treated right away, can cause permanent damage to your lower limbs. Because your feet are so far away from your heart, it ... Read on »
swelling under armpit and skin lower down left trunk to ankle swollen by anil m. Posted Mon 26 Oct 2009 11:22am left arm pit stratched,  then swelling during next couple days, rash breaks out both arm and legs .  swelling and pain tremendious, from left armpit downwards.    called ambulance,   to hospital,  introduction to wide range very strong anti biotics.  swelling only increases and pain.  after twodays they try steroids(intraveniously) swelling stops ... Read on »
Don't Ignore a Swollen and Painful Ankle by Dr. Andrew Schneider Posted Fri 25 Mar 2011 9:00am I saw a longtime patient this week who came in because of a painful, swollen ankle for about two weeks. She didn't remember twisting it, but probably did. Or maybe, she said, it was a stress fracture . Took an x-ray and everything looked okay there. Everything didn't seem okay though. She is an elderly woman and has a certain amount of swell ... Read on »
Here a Cankle, There a Cankle, Everywhere a Cankle Ankle? by Dr. Marybeth Crane Facebook Posted Wed 28 Oct 2009 7:36am We’ve all heard the term “cankle” but do we really know what it means? Media harps on Hillary Clinton’s cankles and other famous celebrities such as Kelly Clarkson and Katherine Hepburn. Cankle is a non-medical slang word to describe the absence of a defined ankle. The calf seems to extend strait down into the foot. As if the word did not have en ... Read on »
Swollen Feet by Daria Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 10:02pm Today I thought I’d talk about my swollen feet. My swelling problem has gone up and done since I started chemo in August of 2008. At one point when I was on full dosage of Taxotere, my ankles were swollen to the point that I had to cut the sides of my socks because the elastic at the ankle was too tight. Then as we decreased the Taxotere dosage, ... Read on »
Swollen Feet by Daria Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 10:02pm Today I thought I’d talk about my swollen feet. My swelling problem has gone up and done since I started chemo in August of 2008. At one point when I was on full dosage of Taxotere, my ankles were swollen to the point that I had to cut the sides of my socks because the elastic at the ankle was too tight. Then as we decreased the Taxotere dosage ... Read on »
Friday’s COPD Newsletter from COPD Support, Inc. by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Fri 16 Jul 2010 10:52am Volume 10, Issue 33 July 16, 2010 Joan Costello, Editor   Various threads on our lists recently concerned food. The acidic content of fruit, hot spicy foods, dairy products, etc. Here’s what the experts have to say. By Jane E. Brody: Though much is suspected, relatively little is known about the health effects ... Read on »
Complex regional pain syndrome: yes, it’s complex by Bronwyn T. Occupational Therapist Posted Sun 06 Jul 2014 9:03pm Complex regional pain sydrome or “CRPS” (pronounced CRIPS) is an enigma. It’s complex. It involves different body systems. It’s very, very painful, and it can be incredibly disabling. It has had lots of different names over the years – in 1982 when I trained it was called “causalgia” or “Sudeck’s atrophy”, but in 1993 the International Associa ... Read on »
Run Well! : Compartment Syndrome by Amy H. Patient Expert Posted Wed 19 Aug 2009 4:38pm We are excited to kick off a new series in partnership with Sports Injury Clinic.   www.sportsinjuryclinic.net    This site has been a well used site by me over the last year as I have worked through various injuries.  It provides the right amount of detail about the injury and tips on treatment as well.   And while we hope you don' t have ... Read on »