Swelling of the legs with pyelonephritis

Surgeon-phlebologist-lymphologist, surgeon of the first category

The left leg in the ankle, overweightno (height 1.68, weight 70). To me 31 year, in 17 years the diagnosis - a chronic pyelonephritis has been put. Until now, there was no problem, but for 2 weeks, the leg began to swell (there were no injuries). Tell me, please, how to remove puffiness (folk remedies or modern medicine), or to which doctor to apply? Thank you in advance.

Илона, Ukraine, 31 years old

Given that the swelling is short and only inarea of ​​the ankle joint - start with a visit to the orthopedic doctor. In a planned order, duplex scanning of the vessels of the lower limbs is also desirable.

Sincerely, Elena Belyanina.

Hello. At me since 18 years veins on legs or foots (more precisely earlier them simply it was not visible, and now they →

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