Bloating Or Fullness, Swelling (Ankle) And Swelling (Foot (Top))

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

Bloating or fullness of the abdomen is often seen with irritable bowel syndrome. This may not be related to swelling of the foot or ankle, but these symptoms may be present at the same time in the case of edema or swelling throughout the body, as can happen with chronic kidney disease or heart disease. Foot or ankle swelling may also be due to localized injuries or infections. Check with your doctor if you are concerned about these or any symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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