Long sitting office workers are suffering from lower leg swelling, which is caused by the retention of fluid in leg tissues known as pedal edema. It can make it harder to move around in part because the patient may not have as much feeling in the feet. It can be caused by a problem with the circulatory system, the lymphatic system or the kidneys. However, the new study published in the European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine suggests that it is related to autonomic nervous system as well. Is it possible to find a solution without drug and surgeries? Keep reading to know more.
What is the cause of pedal edema?
The physiopathology of pedal edema is multifactorial, sometimes not caused by any disease.
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