Irregular Heartbeat, Swelling (Ankle) And Swelling (Foot (Top))

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

Swelling of the lower extremities along with an irregular heartbeat can be signs of congestive heart failure. An irregular heartbeat can also occur with heart rhythm disturbances. Swelling of the ankle and foot can also be related to localized injury or infection. If you are concerned about your symptoms, seek the advice of a healthcare provider.

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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