Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview

Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling 12 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 12 conditions that can cause Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling.

Mouse over to view each condition's most common symptoms

There are 2 common conditions that can cause Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Varicose Veins
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Stasis Dermatitis
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Deep Venous Thrombosis
  3. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Severe Swelling in the Foot and Severe Leg Swelling.
  1. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  2. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  3. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  4. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  5. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

References
  1. Ferri's Clinical Advisor, Fred F. Ferri - 2007
  2. Griffith's 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Mark Dambro - 2006
  3. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo - 2008
  4. Emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide; Judith E. Tintinalli, Gabor D. Kelen, J. Stephan Stapczynski - 2004
  5. Nelson textbook of pediatrics, Robert Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Waldo Emerson Nelson - 2007

FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.