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Why do my eyelids sometimes swell up when I am asleep?

Asked by Tennis5tar (1255points) May 6th, 2007
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All sorts of reasons. I have an unexplained edema that results in various parts of my body swelling up while I'm asleep, usually part of my hands or feet, my lips or my tongue. See a doctor, depending on what's going on this can be serious, I've come close to a tracheotomy a couple of times.

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