Edema

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Introduction

Etiology

  • Factors favoring development of edema

History

Clinical-manifestations

  • distribution
  • overlying skin
  • onset
  • acute: hours to days
  • chronic
  • painful
  • symptoms associated with CHF
  • symptoms of urinary tract disease

Laboratory

Radiology

Management

  • general
  • specific treatment depending upon cause

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References

  1. Saunders Manual of Medical Practice, Rakel (ed), WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 1996, pg 207-9
  2. Chan & Winkle, Diagnostic History & Physical Examination, Current Clinical Strategies Publishing. Laguna Hills, 1996
  3. Prescriber's Letter 18(9): 2011 Drugs That Commonly Cause Peripheral Edema Detail-Document#: [1] (subscription needed) [2]
  4. Trayes KP, Studdiford JS, Pickle S, Tully AS. Edema: diagnosis and management. Am Fam Physician. 2013 Jul 15;88(2):102-10. Review. PMID: Free Article&dopt=Abstract
  5. Rashid RM, Barros BS (images) Hidden Heart Disease: 19 Dermatologic Clues You Should Know. Medscape. June 13, 2017. [3]
  6. Edema: NIH Institute and Center Resources [4]

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