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Large feet

Large feet: Introduction

Refers to largeness of the feet in terms of their size and structure. This symptom does not include the increase in foot size due to swollen feet or ankle swelling....more »

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Causes of Large feet:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Large feet. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Large feet

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Causes of Types of Large feet:

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Large feet: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Large feet, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Large feet Treatments

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Message Boards for Large feet

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Diagnostic tests for Large feet:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Large feet. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • If large feet are due to edematous swelling , is it pitting (skin is indented when pressure is applied) or non- pitting - can assist in determining cause of edema.
    • If large feet are due to edematous swelling ,examine for signs of possible causes - e.g. congestive cardiac failure , liver cirrhosis , nephritic syndrome, deep venous thrombosis , hypothyroidism and varicose veins.
  • Blood tests
    • If suspect Acromegaly, test growth hormone levels, growth hormone suppression tests after glucose load, IGF-1 (insulin growth factor) levels, pituitary function and prolactin levels
  • Radiological investigations
    • CT or MRI brain scan may detect pituitary tumor that may cause Acromegaly
  • more tests...»

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Large feet: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Large feet may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Large feet

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Large feet. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

Create your printable checklist here.

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Misdiagnosis and Large feet

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis of more »

Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders). For more »

Organs affected by Large feet:

The list of organs typically affected by Large feet may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Large feet

The list below shows some of the causes of Large feet mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Large feet?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Large feet. Of the 36 causes of Large feet that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 35 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Large feet:

The following list of conditions have 'Large feet' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Large feet?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Large feet, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

Classifications of Large feet:

Medical Conditions associated with Large feet:

Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

Symptoms related to Large feet:

Foot swelling (423 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Large hands, Normal variation, Gigantism (13 causes), Acromegaly (15 causes), Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy, Cockayne syndrome, Dermatoleukodystrophy, Fryns-Fabry-Remans syndrome, Leprechaunism, McCune-Albright syndrome, Mulibery Nanism syndrome, Renon-Delille syndrome

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