Also known as Pedal Edema, Foot Swelling, and Swelling Of Feet
Foot or toe swelling is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.
The most common causes of foot or toe swelling are pyogenic skin infection, bruise, and gout. Other possible causes, such as injury to the leg, are more rare.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with foot or toe swelling, 87% report having foot or toe pain, 51% report having abnormal appearing skin, and 27% report having ankle swelling.
Patients with foot or toe swelling often receive radiographic imaging procedure, plain x-ray, complete blood count, kidney function tests, electrolytes panel, application of splint, cardiac enzymes measurement and examination of foot .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with foot or toe swelling include indomethacin, colchicine, ethanol (on guard), trientine, iothalamate, colchicine / probenecid, hyaluronidase, factor ix complex (obsolete), liraglutide (victoza), nystatin, flurbiprofen, tetanus immune globulin, human and diflorasone topical .