The main pathologies causing unilateral swollen legs are venous stasis (like Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) or venous insufficiency), lymphedema, malignancy, trauma and infections (like cellulitis).
Short Clinical Cases
There is no better way to spread knowledge in medicine than learning from cases. Every case in daily practice has a learning point that may be easily overlooked for various reasons, including time constraints or repetition. I will try to post short clinical cases from daily practice here (cardiac or non-cardiac), which may have only one interesting point to remember. I hope you find them helpful.
Effects of Heart Failure Optimal Medical Therapy (OMT) and CRT on Functional Mitral Valve Regurgitation
A 55-year-old man was referred with severe shortness of breath and dyspnea on exertion. He had multiple Hospital presentations in the prior year with episodes