Edema can have various causes and aggravating factors, and finding these means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose edema, we could:
The Analyst™ is our online diagnosis tool that learns all about you through a straightforward process of multi-level questioning, providing diagnosis at the end.
Do you suffer from edema (swelling/puffiness caused by fluid retention) anywhere on your body? Do not include swelling that is red or painful to the touch: this is due to infection or injury and is covered elsewhere.
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ Yes / probably