Localized Edema

Localized edema is the local swelling in a part of the body. More widespread swelling is called generalized edema. Local edema may be caused by trauma (swelling), bruises, allergic reaction, cellulitis, insect stings, or other causes. Dangerous causes of local ...

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Causes

Local Conditions: Causes of local edema (local swelling) include:

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Types

Types of local edema include:

  • Pitting local edema
  • Non-pitting local edema

The location of the edema may vary:

  • Foot
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