Why fingers and toenails swell

If there is swelling, it means that the kidneys do not excretefluid from the body, and it lingers in the tissues. It is worth to pass urine analysis and make ultrasound of the kidneys. Edema is also caused by heart problems, so that, having made sure that the kidneys are in order, you need to visit a cardiologist. By the way, swelling may not be a consequence of diseases, but be a consequence of the fact that a person consumes a lot of salt, and also abuses sausages, especially so-called "shinki" - they use compounds for delaying moisture that are not immediately removed from the body, and retain moisture already in it.

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Edema, including on the fingers, can beconsequence of many different ailments. First of all, it is, of course, the kidneys. If the kidneys do not cope with their basic work - removing fluid from the body - then something is wrong with them.

Edema can occur during pregnancy, but this,again, because pregnant women have an increased burden on the kidneys and they can not cope badly. Therefore, women in the situation (especially on long terms) is not recommended to drink a lot of fluid.

Also, edema is not excluded for various diseases of the cardiovascular system, as well as diabetes mellitus. However, with diabetes, swelling is more characteristic of lower extremities.

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Swelling of the fingers without reasons are not.

To the main reasons, because of which the fingers can swell, are:

  • bruise of one or more fingers on the arm;
  • an allergic reaction to various chemicals used in everyday life, as well as the first time food (exotic);
  • disorders in the circulation of the human body;
  • pregnancy in women;
  • problems with the thyroid gland;
  • kidney, liver and heart diseases;
  • chronic fatigue and lack of sleep;
  • great physical stress on the hands of man.

Here are the main factors that affect the swelling of the fingers.

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