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Local swelling

Local swelling: Introduction

Local swelling: The localized swelling of a body part. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Local swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Local swelling: Symptom Checker

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Local swelling Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Local swelling:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Local swelling as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Local swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Local swelling may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Local swelling

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Local swelling: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Local swelling

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How Common are these Causes of Local swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Local swelling. Of the 16 causes of Local swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Local swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Local swelling' 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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Causes of Local swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Local swelling based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Local swelling:

    Medical Conditions associated with Local swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

    Symptoms related to Local swelling:

    Skin swelling (87 causes), Swollen joints, Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Abscess (44 causes), Acute upper respiratory infection, Chondrosarcoma, Dracunculiasis, Ewing's sarcoma, Fibrosarcoma, Fractures (149 causes), Frostbite (8 causes), Gangrene (72 causes), Head injury (3 causes)

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