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Thursday, May 05, 2011 steve, Community Member, asks

Q: can high blood pressure cause an ankle to swell and retain water. Along with swelling severe pain

appearance much like gout
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5/ 6/11 7:11pm

Hi Steve,

 

Yes, edema can be linked to high blood pressure:

 

High blood pressure and edema

 

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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By steve, Community Member— Last Modified: 05/06/11, First Published: 05/05/11