Users' questions

Can heart disease cause swollen lymph nodes?

Can heart disease cause swollen lymph nodes?

at least 50% of patients with congestive heart failure are likely todevelop enlarged mediastinal lymph nodes without evidence of aninfectious, tumor-related, or specific inflammatory cause.

What causes swelling of the artery in the groin?

One possible complication is the formation of a large swelling in the artery (a pseudoaneurysm) in the groin. This happens when the hole that the needle makes in the wall of the artery does not seal properly afterwards and blood collects, causing pain, swelling and bruising.

What causes a hard lump in the groin area?

Since you had this procedure which has gone successful somehow I am not sure if the lump on your groin is connected to this. Usually lumps which are formed on the groins are enlarged lymph nodes and they are representing that our body is fighting some infection.

Why does my leg hurt after a heart cath?

I had s heart cath 2 days ago but the burning in my right thigh hurts very very bad like the inside of my leg had been set on fire !! Did you find out what this is?! Call your doctor. It could mean it’s leaking and putting pressure on the inside. I had a catherization yesterday. The area is pretty badly bruised and sore.

What to do if your heart is in your groin?

People with heart disease and diseased leg arteries often undergo investigations and treatments that involve placing a needle into the main artery in the groin (endovascular procedures, for example diagnostic arteriogram, angioplasty, cardiac catheterization).

What do you call swollen lymph nodes in groin area?

Most of the time, lymph nodes will swell in one area, close to the site of the injury or infection. When more than one area of nodes swells, it’s called generalized lymphadenopathy.

Since you had this procedure which has gone successful somehow I am not sure if the lump on your groin is connected to this. Usually lumps which are formed on the groins are enlarged lymph nodes and they are representing that our body is fighting some infection.

Is it normal to have groin pain after a heart cath?

Post CATH: Some bleeding into the groin is not unusual post femoral puncture. It often dissects lower also. This should not in general be pulsatile or painful. I Read More heart cath 2 wks ago.firm knot in my groin i thought was hematoma but now feels like it has a tail and goes to another knot that is rock hard. normal?

One possible complication is the formation of a large swelling in the artery (a pseudoaneurysm) in the groin. This happens when the hole that the needle makes in the wall of the artery does not seal properly afterwards and blood collects, causing pain, swelling and bruising.