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My wifes right foot/lower leg is very swollen (probably

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my wifes right foot/lower leg is very swollen (probably 1-1/2 larger than left foot. she is on 2 high blood pressure drugs and Lasix (water pill). she is watching her salt intake very closely, but nothing seems to help.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 1 year ago.


This is Dr. Bonilla.

I understand your concerns. A swollen foot is concerning for a blood clot. She should go to urgent care or the ER to have a leg ultrasound and rule out a clot. Let me know if you have any other questions.

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