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When I put my legs up(in bed) my feet feel like the they are

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When I put my legs up(in bed) my feet feel like the they are swelling and on fire. Any ideas on my and what I can do about it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi. Do your feet actually swell? Any change in color? And do you have any other medical conditions?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
They swell a little and become red at times. I have inter cranial hypertension. I have hyper mobility syndrome
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Have you had a doctor evaluate this Hannah?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have told them several times when I have been for other things but nothing is ever said about it
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Do you have any other medical conditions?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I haven't seen a doctor it is hells work to get an appointment
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
But do you have any other medical conditions?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Only inter cranial hyper tension and hyper mobility syndrome
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
OK Hannah
Two possibilities here--a vitamin B12 deficiency or a magnesium deficiency or both. You could try taking B12 and magnesium supplements but if that doesn't resolve this you need to see a doctor for blood work to check your levels of those
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