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Iam 57 years old and have swollen ankles, hands and legs I

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Iam 57 years old and have swollen ankles, hands and legs
I am not over wait or suffering any other symptoms, but can't understand why this happens and want to know how to releave the symtems as my skin feels really tight and shoes feel tight.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

Hi

It can be a hormonal problem.

It can a problem with the thyroid

It can be a kidney problem.

In more rare cases a problem with the liver.

To narrow this down requires testing and exam.

Best doc: internal medicine.

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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

thanks

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