From Redford, Michigan, USA:
When I walk a lot, my hands get swollen and hurt a little bit. It appears that I am retaining water. Is this a sign of possible problems with my kidneys, etc.?
No, I don't think kidney function plays any role. I don't have any further idea of what could be the reason for your symptoms.
Please discuss this problem with your physician.
Original posting 2 Nov 2000
Posted to Complications
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:15
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