type 2 diabetes

boxcar billy
By boxcar billy Latest Reply 2013-11-02 22:18:16 -0500
Started 2013-10-28 19:07:58 -0500

I have a wound on my leg and it is slowly healing. My legs are swelling, I am on a water pill and potassium. Does anyone have any suggestions to help reduce the swelling in my legs?

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Graylin Bee
Graylin Bee 2013-10-28 19:45:10 -0500 Report

Elevate your legs as much as possible.
What does your Dr think is causing the swelling?

boxcar billy
boxcar billy 2013-11-02 22:18:16 -0500 Report

Not really sure, I have tried elevating some but I am in a wheelchair and I try doing as much as I can. I am going for my second appointment with another wound dr where they have a hyperbaric chamber next week. I have pressure dressing on my leg. I'm just not sure what else to do. I have to have hip replacement as soon as my wound on my legs heals.

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