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Question: Severe swelling on legs for the last 2 days.is that normal?

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Answer: It is normal. Don't be panic. Always keep your legs bit elivated. Keep a pillow under your legs while sleeping. And keep your legs in a warm water for 5-10minutes thrice a day.
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